Industry News: Dave Chappelle, Boba Fett, Aladdin and more!
CHAPEL SPECIAL DROPS IN OCT. 5th: Netflix dropped the teaser for Dave chappelle final comedy special The Closer Wednesday (September 29). The sixth chapter in its stand-up series will be available on October 5.
THE BOBA FETT SERIES RELEASES ON DECEMBER 29: Disney + revealed on Wednesday (September 29) that the final Star Wars spinoff series will air later this year. The streamer wrote on Twitter that The Book of Boba Fett will be released on December 29.
‘ALADDIN’ ON BROADWAY CANCELED BY COVID: Disney’s Aladdin only performed one night on Broadway before having to cancel a show due to a Covid break-up case at the musical company. In a tweet published Wednesday (September 29) evening, the production said, “Thanks to our rigorous testing protocols, groundbreaking cases of COVID-19 have been detected with Aladdin’s company at the New Amsterdam Theater. Because the well-being and safety of our guests, cast and crew are our top priority, tonight’s performance, Wednesday, September 29, has been canceled. ”
‘SCREAM’ HOUSE AVAILABLE ON AIRBNB: Stu Walker’s House from the 1996 thriller Scream is available for rent on Airbnb. On October 27, 29 and 31, the house will accommodate up to four people for just $ 5. The house is configured with a “dedicated phone line: to reach Ghostface” and guests will receive a virtual welcome from David Arquette reprising his role as Deputy Dewey on recording. However, fans will not be staying in the fictional town of Woodsboro. The $ 2.8 mansion is actually located in Tomales, California.
TOMMY KIRK DEAD AT 79: Old Yeller Star Tommy kirk died at the age of 79. The actor, best known for his role as Travis Coates in the 1957 Disney film, was found dead in his Las Vegas home on Tuesday, September 28. Law enforcement officials told TMZ that no foul play was suspected.