We wish you a nice Monday and welcome you to another edition of The Monitor, WIRED's pop culture collection. Today we celebrate J.J. Abram's big deal with WarnerMedia and the grief for MoviePass. Join us, right?
The cast for The suicide commission Is naturally crazy –
Director James Gunn tweeted the cast for his next film The suicide commission (Not to be confused with the suicide squad of 2016 ( 19459005) on Friday, and it's huge Nathan Fillion, Taika Waititi, Pete Davidson The list goes on and on See all the names below while thinking about what this movie might look like
In some sad but unsurprising news, MoviePass announced on Friday that the service will be discontinued on Saturday. The move comes because "the efforts to recapitalize MoviePass have not been successful so far," the company said in a press release It's no secret that MoviePass has been redesigned several times to find a working subscription model, but it seems as if This is the last achievement of the ministry. Helios and Matheson Analytics, the parent company of MoviePass, is seeking funding to keep the service up and running. "However, there can be no assurance that such funding will be provided."
J. J. Abrams, Bad Robot Land Giant Business with WarnerMedia
J.J. Abrams and his production company, Bad Robot, have entered into a massive new contract with WarnerMedia, where Bad Robot will produce shows, films, games and other content for Warner's many properties (including HBO and Warner Bros.)) , The five-year deal is said to have a value of at least $ 250 million, but according to a story in The Hollywood Reporter Apple was prepared to offer around $ 500 million to only receive content from Bad Robot.
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