Jordyn’s Buzz – September 15, 2023

Jordyn’s Buzz – September 15, 2023

This was probably the busiest week in Hollywood we’ve had in months! So much happened and it seems like there are so many exciting things to come in these next few months!


  • There is a James Bond Reality Series Headed to Prime Called 007’s Road to a Million
    • I couldn’t find a premiere date, but it’s looking like they are estimating that season 1 will premiere in November
    • They already casting for season 2 and are looking for ‘dynamic duos to jet set across the globe using their wits and general knowledge to answer questions hidden around the world’
      • If you’d like to apply, follow this link! You don’t have to be a Bond fan to apply. (Sadly, it’s only open to UK residents, but if that applies to you, shoot your shot!)
  • Buffy Reunion is Coming, but Not in the Way You May Have Expected
    • An Audible series is coming starring the original Buffy The Vampire Slayer cast on October 12th
      • They will also be promoting the new series on a panel at New York Comic Con on October 13th. On the panel will be: Amber Benson, Charisma Carpenter, Emma Caulfield Ford, James Charles Leary, Juliet Landau, James Marsters, Laya DeLeon Hayes, and writer/director Christopher Golden.
      • The series is set in the Buffy universe with Spike (James Marsters) as the hero. The series takes place  decades after the show’s series finale and follows Spike as he goes undercover in Los Angeles and what happens when his identity is compromised.
  • Dancing with the Stars season 32 is coming on September 26th on Disney+ and Hulu
    • The cast of the upcoming Dancing with the Stars season was released this week
      • Some of the highlights include Alyson Hannigan, Jason Mraz, and Barry Wiliams


  • The Drew Barrymore Show started filming again at the beginning of this week despite the ongoing strikes and active picketing outside her studio to keep filming from picking back up
    • She is receiving tons of backlash, including her invitation to host the National Book Awards being rescinded. 
  • After being on strike for so many months now, many organizations are trying to pull proceeds together in support of the strikes and the writers and actors
    • The Union Solidarity Coalition have organized an auction in which proceeds will go toward raising money for crew impacted by the strike
      • Bids are high, but there are some really fantastic items up for auction including Zoom sessions with some of your favorite actors, coaching/mentorship sessions for individuals aspiring to work in the industry with A-List Hollywood names, memorabilia, celebrity dog walking, and much, MUCH more!
    • Jamie Lynn Spears, appearing on this upcoming season of Dancing with the Stars, plans to donate her weekly earnings to SAF-AFTRA and the WGA amid the ongoing strike.
    • Strike Force Three Live Podcast Event in Vegas
      • Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel, and Jimmy Fallon of the Strike Force Five Podcast (which also includes John Oliver and Seth Meyers) are hosting a live podcast event in Las Vegas on September 23rd
        • Proceeds from the event will be going to the currently out-of-work people on the host’s shows (which is also where proceeds from the Strike Force Five podcast have been going)
        • Tickets go on sale today at 10am PT on


  • Rachel McAdams is making her Broadway Debut in Amy Herzog’s production of Mary Jane
    • Previews for the show will begin in New York at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on April 2, 2024


  • Jason Mamoa is returning as Aquaman
    • The new Aquaman film is due to be released on December 20th
    • The first teaser for the new film was released this week. Check it out below!
  • Chris Evans is MARRIED
    • Chris Evans, Boston’s most eligible bachelor broke millions of hearts this past weekend (mine included!) when he married Alba Baptista
      • Check out some of the few photos which have been shared of Chris and Alba (courtesy of Global News)
  • Murder, She Wrote is Getting a Movie Reboot
  • A New Scorsese Film is on the Way
    • The thriller is called Killers of the Flower Moon
    • It stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Lily Gladstone
      • This marks the seventh collaboration between DiCaprio and Scorsese 
    • It heads to theaters on October 20th
    • Check out the trailer below


  • New Music from Teen Pop Sensation Olivia Rodrigo is here
    • Olivia’s sophomore album called Guts dropped late last week
      • You can find it here
    • She will also be touring with this album
      • Presale tickets go on sale on September 20th at 3pm EST
        • You have until 9/17 to register for presale access and that can be done here
  • Pop Country Duo Dan + Shay are back
    • Dan + Shay took a bit of a break, but they’re back!
      • Their newest album called Bigger Houses dropped today 
      • They are also headed on the road on their The Heartbreak on the Map Tour
        • They will be in Boston on April 13, 2024
          • You can pre-register to purchase tickets here
  • Aerosmith
    • Aerosmith heavily advertised their farewell tour, but it seems farwell still may be a bit far off!
      • Steven Tyler has been placed on vocal rest after playing just three shows on their Peace Out tour and is unable to sing for at least 30 days. 
      • Their next six shows on the tour have been postponed and rescheduled for January and February of 2024
        • We will see how the rest of the tour goes and if Steven Tyler is able to heal as expected!


  • JOB POSTING: Taylor Swift Reporter
    • If you’re a writer and a Taylor Swift fan, you’re in luck!
      • USA Today is looking to hire a Taylor Swift reporter who can write, photograph, and report on all platforms of social on the Cruel Summer singer
      • They are seeking someone to cover the remaining Eras Tour shows and it must be someone who is able to travel internationally for the job
        • Check out the official job posting here.
  • Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour is Headed to Movie Theaters
    • Because of such high demand for the film, theaters are renting out their spaces for private viewing parties of the film. The cost is estimated to be $800 per screening, but can accommodate 40 people ($20/person)
      • Check out the article I read here.
  • Taylor’s Stellar VMA performance
    • Taylor Swift won the most of any performer at the MTV Video Movie Awards on Tuesday night
      • She won nine awards: Video of the Year, Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop, Best Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Visual Effects, Show of the Summer, and Album of the Year.
        • Check out the full list of 2023 VMA winners here
    • She broke some records at the ceremony as well
      • Became the first artist in history to win the VMA for Video of the Year two years in a row
      • Swift now has won 23 VMAs, breaking the record Madonna held of 20 awards


  • *NSYNC were together on stage for the first time in (I am almost certain) TEN YEARS
    • The boyband presented Taylor Swift with the award for Best Pop Video at the VMAs
      • Check out the video below
  • The group have been hinting at an announcement – check out one of those hints from Justin Timberlake’s Tiktok
  • The announcement people had been anticipating took awhile to come, but it came on Wednesday night when the group announced that they are releasing their first single in over 2 decades – it’s called Better Place and is part of the Trolls Band Together soundtrack, which is a film about a band getting back together (coincidence???)
    • Check out a teaser of the single below. It will be released on September 29th.

I’m keeping my fingers crossed that this single will lead us to a much anticipated reunion from the band!!

See you back here next week for another edition of The Buzz!

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