For his upcoming film, Aaron Sorkin rounds up an all-star cast to relive the events surrounding the Chicago 7. The story follows the group of anti-Vietnam War protesters as they go on trial for conspiracy, incitement to riot, and a list of other chargers before the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Eddie Redmayne, Jeremy Strong, and Michael Keaton, The Trial of the Chicago 7 is slated to release on Netflix October 16, 2020.
Even if the lockdown has you feeling trapped, John Mayer wants you to remember that the great outdoors is still there — along with Land Rover's new Defender to get you as far out as you want to go. The Atlantic and Land Rover sent John to Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park in a Defender 110 along with a crew to document the experience.
David Byrne's lauded Broadway show American Utopia is coming to HBO in a production directed by Spike Lee. Removing everything from the stage except for the bare essentials, Byrne and the cast create an experience that directly involves the cast and audience for a singular concert. American Utopia premieres October 17th.
In Japan, Kit Kat is one of the most popular candy bars. It's so popular, the country has over 400 varieties of the crispy, chocolate-dipped wafers. The flavors range from wasabi and cheesecake to purple sweet potato and melon, and the man behind most of them is Yasumasa Takagi. The classically-trained pastry chef is the mastermind in charge of creating the new and interesting flavors of Kit Kat.
Coyote Peterson hasn't been stung by a while, but don't think he's retired. When panicked news reports of a coming invasion by the so-called "murder hornet" started making the rounds, Coyote decided he had to dispel the hype, take one for the team — and see how the sting of the cicada killer stacks up to the others.
In August 1985, Jeremy Bamber's parents, sister, and two nephews were found dead from gunshot wounds at the isolated White House Farm in Essex, England. Police first suspected a murder-suicide with his sister as the perpetrator, but suspicion soon turned towards Jeremy himself as the case progressed. Based on a true story, The Murders at White House Farm premieres on HBO Max.