Matt Singer is the editor and critic of the website ScreenCrush.com. For five years, he was the on-air host of IFC News on the Independent Film Channel, hosting coverage of film festivals and red carpets around the world. A member of the New York Film Critics Circle, he’s been a frequent contributor to the television shows CBS This Morning Saturday and Ebert Presents At the Movies, and his writing has also appeared in print and online at The Village Voice, The Dissolve, and Indiewire. His first book, Marvel’s Spider-Man: From Amazing to Spectacular, is on sale now.
Tony Sirico, Paulie of ‘The Sopranos’, Dies at 79
Sirico had a long career in Hollywood playing underworld types.
Will Smith Banned From Attending Oscars For 10 Years
Smith also resigned from the Academy over his slap of Chris Rock.
Will Smith Apologizes to Chris Rock; Read His Full Statement
“I was out of line and I was wrong.”
Louie Anderson, Actor and Comedian, Dies at 68
Anderson was also the host of ‘Family Feud’ and the creator of ‘Life WIth Louie.’
Sidney Poitier, Oscar-Winning Hollywood Legend, Dies at 94
He was the first Black man to win an Academy Award for Best Actor.
Betty White, TV Legend, Dies at 99
White was a television staple for decades.
Ed Asner, Star of ‘Mary Tyler Moore’ and ‘Up,’ Dies at 91
Asner was a screen staple for decades.
Mike Richards Quits As the New Host of ‘Jeopardy!’
He had the job for just nine days.
Dustin Diamond, ‘Saved By the Bell’s Screech, Dies at 44
The ’90s icon was diagnosed with lung cancer in January.