When released in 1995, OxyContin was considered a miracle drug due to its ability to relieve severe pain. Now, the highly addictive medication is the catalyst to American's worst drug epidemic in history. Based on the book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors and the Drug Company that Addicted America, Dopesick goes back to the beginning and explores how Purdue Pharma aided in creating today's opioid crisis. The miniseries stars Michael Keaton, Kaitlyn Dever, Rosario Dawson, and Peter Sarsgaard, and will premier on Hulu on October 13, 2021.
To the surprise of absolutely no one, Peyton Manning was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame for the class of 2021. With a top-five career in every relevant passing stat, Peyton was a lock for the Hall. Just as good as his performance on the field was his acceptance speech, where he took a few good-natured jabs at his NFL career nemesis — Tom Brady, who was sitting the audience.
Although there still isn't an official release date, Netflix is serving up another look at the new season of Stranger Things. The short teaser takes us back to Hawkins National Laboratory for the return of Papa, before going on a deep dive through the entire series. The clip ends with snippets from the upcoming season and a warning that "it" is almost here. The series will return in 2022.
Based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, Y: The Last Man takes place in a time where women truly run the world. Females are left to restore civilization after the entire male population has been completely wiped out, except for Yorick Brown. The show stars Diane Lane, Ben Schnetzer, and Ashley Romans and will begin streaming on Hulu on September 13, 2021.
Even at 91, Clint Eastwood can still get the job done. The actor and director portrays a rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder on his way to Mexico after his old boss asks him to bring home his son. With nothing but miles in front of them, the pair find common ground and bond over a rooster named Macho. Also starring Dwight Yoakam and Eduardo Minett, Cry Macho will premiere in theaters and on HBO Max on September 17, 2021.
One million calories,25 pounds of butter per square inch — it's the pastry that was to kill Homer Simpson. Of course, it didn't work, but that didn't stop Babis from recreating La Bombe, a decadent chocolate eclair.