Supernatural creator to work under the recently renamed Meta’s Reality Labs, formerly Oculus Reality Labs. When Facebook rebranded itself as Meta, it made it clear that it was focusing its efforts on the Metaverse. Of the society last acquisition seems geared towards this effort as well. According to Jason Rubin,Read More →

Neal stephenson Steve Jennings / Getty Images for TechCrunch Author Neal Stephenson has said he’s not advising Facebook on its take on the metaverse. Stephenson coined the term “metaverse” in his 1992 science fiction book “Snow Crash”. Facebook changed its name to Meta amid scandals arising from documents leaked byRead More →

FX commissioned a new comedy pilot from Pierre Tolan, Variety exclusively learned. Entitled “Belated”, the half-hour project is about an unexpected intergenerational friendship between Owen, a recently released man in his forties, and Clay, a 17-year-old trans teenager, while Owen, his ex-wife and their children are trying to find theirRead More →

Netflix employees staged an angry walkout amid controversy over Dave Chappelle’s comment on trans and LGBTQ+ people in his comedy special. Over 100 demonstrators attended a rally at the company’s headquarters in Los Angeles to present a “list of demands” to the streaming giant, including removing all images of ChapelRead More →