BY Ivanna Avalos in Boob Tube on May 10, 2012 |
Writer/producer Jon Avnet (of Black Swan and Fried Green Tomatoes fame) and director Rodrigo Garcia (Albert Nobbs) have teamed with YouTube to produce a series of five- to eight-minute dramas for the site’s new lady-friendly, online-only channel, Wigs. (Its logo, above, looks a bit like it's advertising a fancy new OB/GYN clinic, but we'll try not to hold it against them). Since Avnet and Garcia have serious Hollywood clout, they were able to rope in an ... Read More
BY Emily Rems in Movies on May 10, 2012 |
Everyone knows Tim Burton would much rather focus on the visual elements of his filmmaking than on insignificant trifles like plot, character development, and cohesion. This is especially true of his latest fantasia, Dark Shadows, but that doesn’t keep the film from being a spooky good time.
Based on a beloved occult soap from the ’60s that was as famous for its low-budget blunders as it was for its spine tingling twists, the film stars frequent Burton ... Read More
BY Intern Ginny in Boob Tube on May 10, 2012 |
It’s no secret that this TV season saw a rise in the number of female-led sitcoms, and it looks like this lovely trend will continue into next season, too. After renewing New Girl for a second season, FOX has added another quirky-girl comedy to its lineup, created by/starring/produced by none other than BUST cover gal Mindy Kaling!
Fans of Kaling know that she has the experience and talent to make a sitcom work. Since the early days of the American Office, ... Read More
BY Intern Ginny in Music Stuff on May 10, 2012 |
A few weeks ago when we let you know about an awesome music camp for girls that takes place in New York this summer, I was jealous. “We need that for adults!” I thought. If you had a similar reaction, then you are in luck. The Music Masters Camp Series just announced its first Women’s Music Summit, which will take place this summer at the Full Moon Resort in New York’s Catskill Mountains from August 27 through 31.
The summit is a ... Read More
BY Intern Kelsie in General on May 10, 2012 |
It's Wednesday, which means two things: 1. Happy hump day, BUSTies and 2. The weekend is on its way, so mini-dance parties at your desk are totally acceptable. This weekend, New York is the place to be for a full-fledged, booty-bouncing dance party that'll kick your mini-dance party's butt. The second Saturday of every month sees an exodus to Brooklyn, the L train packed with beautiful bodies making their way to HEY QUEEN! at Public Assembly. This week, the theme ... Read More