And this year, having out Ellen DeGeneres host the show for the second time (as well as out Exec Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zaden running the show for the second year in a row) on Sunday night isn’t the only thing gay about the 86th annual Hollywood event and I’m not just talking about […]
Margaret Pellegrini, one of the original Munchkins from the 1939 classic movie “The Wizard of Oz,” has died. She was 89.
By Jethro Nededog Syfy is destroying the land of Oz. The cable network is developing a miniseries with “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” and “Wanted” director Timur Bekmambetov that revisits the mythical land from L. Frank Baum’s “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” with an apocalyptic twist, a Syfy representative told TheWrap. The Russian filmmaker will executive […]
With the James Bond franchise being put on hold thanks to MGM’s money woes, director Sam Mendes is freed up for other projects. Surprisingly enough, one of those projects could actually be a prequel to The Wizard of Oz. According to the magic of Twitter, we’ve learned the film would be entitled Oz The Great […]
By: POLLY ANDERSON Associated Press Writer ORANGE PARK, Fla. – Meinhardt Raabe, who played the Munchkin coroner in ‘The Wizard of Oz’ and proclaimed in the movie that the Wicked Witch of the East was “really most sincerely dead,” has died. He was 94. His caregiver, Cindy Bosnyak, said Raabe — pronounced RAH’-bee — died […]
It sounds almost insane, but a “darker and more action-packed” sequel to The Wizard of Oz is being planned, set in the present day and starring Dakota Fanning as Dorothy’s granddaughter. To make matters crazier, it would be based on comic-book star, toymaker and co-producer Todd McFarlane’s Twisted Land of Oz, illustrated by the terrifying […]