'Robotic dolls' from James Wan’s upcoming film 'M3GAN' spook fans at LA Chargers game
Spectators of a Sunday game between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Los Angeles Rams witnessed a creepy promotional stunt for James Wan’s upcoming horror film “M3GAN.” Models appeared in SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, dressed up as the titular robotic companion M3GAN, which stands for Model 3 Generative Android. During the game’s halftime show, they performed a choreographed dance routine.news.yahoo.com
'Indians are not Asians': Ronny Chieng stand-up bit on ‘The Daily Show’ criticized as 'racist'
Malaysian comedian and actor Ronny Chieng is under fire for his stand-up skit on “The Daily Show” in which he joked “Indians are not Asians.” Days after former finance minister Rishi Sunak was announced as Britain’s first Asian prime minister, Chieng appeared on “The Daily Show” and joked about how “Indians are not Asians” and how he does not feel represented by Sunak.news.yahoo.com
Marc Maron, Bill Maher to headline New York Comedy Festival
New York Comedy Festival This combination photo shows comedians, from left, Marc Maron, Bill Maher, Ronny Chieng and Michelle Wolf, who will headline this year’s New York Comedy Festival. The festival runs from Nov. 8 – 14. (AP Photo) (Uncredited)NEW YORK — (AP) — Marc Maron, Bill Maher, Michelle Wolf, Ronny Chieng, Colin Quinn and Nick Kroll will headline this year's New York Comedy Festival, which returns for laughs after last year's event was canceled due to the pandemic. “We are especially thrilled to bring the festival back this year after having been cancelled last year due to the pandemic,” said Caroline Hirsch, founder and owner of the festival and Carolines on Broadway. We are committed not only to bringing the laughter back to New York City."wftv.com
Veterans’ fundraiser to go virtual, with a prince and a Boss
This combination photo shows Brad Paisley, from left, Bruce Springsteen and Sheryl Crow who will participate in this years Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser on Nov. 18. The fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families, will also feature comedians including Nate Bargatze, Ronny Chieng, Tiffany Haddish, Iliza Shlesinger and Ray Romano. (AP Photo)NEW YORK – This year’s Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser is going virtual for the first time and The Boss will once again be there. Bruce Springsteen, Sheryl Crow, Tiffany Haddish and Brad Paisley have all signed up to participate — as well as Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, for the first time. The fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families, will also feature comedians and musicians including Nate Bargatze, Ronny Chieng, Mickey Guyton, Patti Scialfa, Iliza Shlesinger, Jeannie Gaffigan and Ray Romano.