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Oct 22, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
Alec Baldwin “Discharged” Prop Gun That Killed ‘Rust’ Cinematographer & Injured Director… Director of Photography Halyna Hutchins died not long after being transported to a hospital in Albuequereque. Here’s the full statement from the Santa Fe Sheriff’s department:…
Oct 22, 2021 6 tweets 2 min read
Female Crewmember Dies After Prop Gun Misfire On New Mexico Set Of Alec Baldwin Film ‘Rust’… Deadline previously heard from sources that a principal castmember cocked a gun during a rehearsal, unaware if there were live rounds in it, hitting two people, a man and a woman…
Oct 20, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
Netflix is strongly contesting the insistence today of a now fired staffer that they did not leak confidential financial information about #DaveChappelle and others to the press — very strongly… “While we would never normally talk about an investigation like this, these claims are not supported by the facts,” a spokesperson for the streamer told Deadline (Cont.)…
Oct 20, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
B. Pagels-Minor, the Netflix employee fired last week from the streamer for allegedly leaking financial information to the media about Chappelle’s comedy special, was among those participating in the rally… Pagels-Minor told Deadline on the sidelines of the rally that they did not leak information to the media. “I compiled a series of data, I’m a data person, and I shared it with a lot of people internally,” Pagels-Minor said (Cont.)…
Sep 14, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
BREAKING: Norm MacDonald has died "after a long and private battle with cancer"

The influential comedian and former 'SNL' Weekend Update anchor was 61… Norm Macdonald’s longtime producing partner and dear friend Lori Jo Hoekstra was with him this morning when he passed (Cont.)…
Jul 29, 2021 4 tweets 3 min read
Scarlett Johansson filed a lawsuit on Thursday against The Walt Disney Co., claiming that the studio breached her contract by releasing #BlackWidow on Disney+ at the same time it was released in theaters… The breach of contract lawsuit (read it below) was filed in Los Angeles Superior Court

The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment
Jun 24, 2021 39 tweets 26 min read
📄 Introducing Deadline’s It Starts On the Page, a series that highlights the scripts that will serve as the creative backbones of the now-underway TV awards season

(THREAD) Keep checking for updates! Image Read the full Season 3-premiere script for ‘The Kominsky Method’ (#TheKominskyMethod) here: Image