Zoey Deutch, star of Not Okay and Zombieland

Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: If there’s one quality even casual fans of Zoey Deutch would recognize about her work, it’s a willingness to, as she puts it, … Read more

Funko’s CEO Talks the Two Pop Brands

Mondo’s booth in Funkovill at Comic-Con 2022.Photo: io9/Germain Lussier Growing up, we’ve all had a moment where something special and niche we loved officially goes mainstream and becomes a bit less cool. Maybe it’s your favorite band finally having a massive hit album. Maybe it’s an awesome little movie you discovered getting a big Hollywood … Read more

Interview With Where The Crawdads Sing Director Olivia Newman

(from left) Daisy Edgar-Jones and director Olivia Newman on the set of Where The Crawdads Sing.Photo: Sony Pictures Where The Crawdads Sing, an adaptation of Delia Owens’ bestseller, is the kind of must-see movie that seemed to arrive every few months during the mid-1990s, and now director Olivia Newman is hoping her film can help … Read more

Top Gear America Is Finally Great

Photo: Top Gear America The best thing I can say about the new season of Top Gear America, its second, is that it is a good, highly watchable car show. That is the best thing I can say because that can’t be said of nearly every other car show. Jethro Bovingdon, one of its three … Read more