The supporting cast here is also stellar, with Nora Dunn, Carrie Brownstein, Meredith Hagner (Search Party, Set It Up), Jon Barinholtz (Superstore), and Priah Ferguson (Stranger Things), among others. It's also got some of the producers of Get Out and BlacKkKlansman behind it.
The Oath is described as a savagely amusing dark comedy about surviving life and Thanksgiving in the age of political tribalism. When Chris, a high-strung 24-hour progressive news junkie, and his more levelheaded wife Kai learn that citizens are being asked to sign a loyalty oath to the President, their reaction is disbelief, followed by idealistic refusal.
Two government agents turn up - John Cho and Billy Magnussen - and a huge fight soon breaks out in the dining room involving guns, knives and tasers. Written and directed by Jewish comedian Ike Barinholtz, a Schmooze favorite for his painfully amusing character on "The Mindy Project", it aims to walk the line between comedy and thriller. As timely as it is outrageous, THE OATH is a gleefully wicked reinvention of the traditional holiday comedy for our divisive political times.
FDA issues voluntary recall for two thyroid medications
The recall affects 37 unexpired lots of levothyroxine and liothyronine (Thyroid Tablets, USP) 15, 30, 60, 90 and 120 milligrams. These are prescribed for regular use among patients with underactive thyroid glands or hypothyroidism.
Producers are Barinholtz, David Stassen, Andrew C. Robinson, Sean McKittrick and Raymond Mansfield, with exec producers Edward H. Hamm Jr., Haddish and Kristen Murtha.
The first trailer for Ike Barinholtz's politically charged comedy thriller The Oath was released on Friday. "The Oath" stars Tiffany Haddish - the breakout performer of 2017, who is black and Jewish - and John Cho, one of the most-likable and most under-cast performers of the last decade.
QC Entertainment (Get Out) has financed and produced the film. Ike Barinholtz is best-known as a standup comedian who is also really great at celebrity impressions. He's also appeared in Snatch, Sisters, and Neighbors. Whether it be relationships, money, or politics, somebody has to push that button that escalates the holiday past enjoyable.
The central bank estimates full employment at about 5 per cent, a level that theoretically drives faster wage growth. Australia's jobs market has remained solid this year, even as it cools from 2017's record run of full-time hiring.
Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's is expected to downgrade Turkey's sovereign credit rating later today. Referring to Brunson, Trump said: "They have a great Christian pastor there, he's a very innocent man".
Aretha, both an angel and a diva, has helped me think twice about how I manage and assess my talents as a woman of color. In popular consciousness, this music was much more "black" than the poppy products coming out of Motown at the time.
Trump admitted he wasn't the one who came up with the concept, but did say it would be "the highest rated show on television ". In the MSNBC interview, she also hinted she has more tapes and she will make them public "when the time comes".
Former Ohio Speaker of the House Jo Ann Davidson is serving as the chair of the six-person investigative committee. Meyer was asked about the situation at Big Ten Media Days and denied knowing anything of the assault allegations.
As the interview continued, there were some delay issues which caused confusion, but Reid also kept losing her ear piece as well. A rep for Reid told ET Canada, "Tara wasn't feeling well and been having serious back pain throughout her time being in NY".
Overwhelmed political experts couldn't help but compare this funeral procession with those of Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi. Vajpayee's former aide Sudheendra Kulkarni, speaking to a television channel, explained why the former PM was "loved by all".
Trump also lashed out at Mueller, saying former FBI Director James Comey was the special counsel's "best friend". If anything, I'm giving him a bigger voice". "I think that whole - I call it the rigged witch hunt - is a sham".
As for the Syracuse Orange, perhaps they'll do something insane with their uniform as well, like, actually wear orange . Thankfully, Twitter isn't entirely dead yet and got quickly to work doing what it's here to do: mock relentlessly.
There are also 48 evacuation alerts that have 18,720 people across the province ready to leave their homes at a moment's notice. During the 2017 wildfire season, B.C. was in a provincial state of emergency for 10 weeks, from July 7 to September 15.
But for the most part, she goes undetected. "She was probably only about five years old, but that's how I first met her". In an excellent tribute in the Providence Journal , Andy Smith describes a phone interview he did with Franklin in 1997.
Deven Davis, wife of Korn singer Jonathan Davis, dies at 39
In addition, Jonathan claims that when she was using she would "routinely bring home unsavory characters, including strangers". The report of her death comes the same day Jonathan Davis filed a filed for a domestic violence retraining order against her.
Arsenal confirm Joel Campbell has joined Frosinone
An Arsenal statement said: "We would like to thank Joel for his contribution to the club and wish him well for the future". In his first season at Arsenal from Deportivo Saprissa Campbell made 40 first-team appearances for the Gunners.
Vatican breaks silence on Pennsylvania sex abuse report
The Vatican has expressed "shame and sorrow" for sexual abuse by clergy, in its first response to a report by a USA grand jury. "Victims should know that the Pope is on their side", said papal spokesman Greg Burke in an official communiqué Thursday.
Amazon Working On DVR For The Streaming Era
The retail giant's secretive Lab 126 research and development center in Silicon Valley is working on the project, it is believed. The device, dubbed "Frank" inside Amazon , is a new type of digital video recorder for the streaming era.
Starbucks Launches Plant-Based Protein Beverages
With the extra protein and lower calories, this cold drink could satisfy the cold, blended craving without over the extra guilt. In the almond version, your barista will also add almond milk and almond butter to complete your order.
Pereira earns first Brazil call-up as Gabriel Jesus left out
Forward Pedro, midfielder Lucas Paqueta and Everton's call-ups all came following domestic clamour for them to be given a chance. Tite says he wants to give opportunities to new players ahead of next year's Copa America, which will be played in Brazil.