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Scorsese to Reunite Casino Actors in The Irishman
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, July 20th, 2017

In the 1990’s, Martin Scorsese directed two of the most iconic mob films ever seen on the big screen, Goodfellas (1990) and Casino (1995), and now the 74 year-old has announced he will be bringing its central cast members back for his latest project called... 

Salomon Ponte Turfed Out of Poker Night in America
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, April 27th, 2017

On Saturday night, Poker Night in America aired its $25/$50 NLHE cash game on the CBS Sports Network, with the players gathered at the Choctaw Casino in Durant including Shaun Deeb, Brandon Cantu and Doug Polk. Also taking part in the big game was controversial... 

Former MGM Resorts Owner’s Armenian Genocide Film Release on April 21st
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Kirk Kerkorian, a US billionaire of Armenian descent, promised to make a movie about the Armenian genocide, and even allocated $100 million from his vast fortune to ensure that the historic tragedy was brought to a cinema audience. In June 2015, however, he died... 

How Did Charlie Carrel Get So Rich?
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, April 7th, 2017

This week, the UK TV show “How’d You Get So Rich” gave a unique insight into the life of one of the country’s top poker players, Charlie Carrel. Apparently, the Londoner has always enjoyed an affinity for maths, and after depositing £10 at an online... 

2017 Aussie Millions One for the Record Books
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

The 2017 Aussie Millions took place at the Crown Casino in Melbourne from January 11th to 30th, with this year’s series proving the most successful in its almost two-decade long history. Overall, its 26 event schedule attracted a record 7,049 players to create... 

Poker Central TV Shuts in Favor of Digital Pivot
Written by A. Mitchell | Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Poker Central, a cable network offering nonstop poker coverage, launched in October 2015 with its target audience the all-important millennial demographic. At the end of this month, however, the 24/7 poker channel has decided to fold its scheduled broadcasts operation... 

Poker Central A Great Hit With Millennials
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

In October 2015, Poker Central launched its 24/7 poker channel with the TV network stating at the time that it intended to target the important millennial demographic. Apparently, it has already enjoyed great success in this regard with the popularity of its Twitch... 

MasterChef 2016: David Williams Close But No Prize
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, September 16th, 2016

The 2016 MasterChef USA is now complete, and despite making it all the way through to the last challenge, David Williams ultimately had to settle for a top three finish, but no prize. The poker pro competed against Shaun O’Neale and Brandi Mudd in the Season... 

David Williams Continues Excellent Run on MasterChef US
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

David Williams has continued his excellent run in Season 7 of the popular TV show MasterChef, and in the latest episode his quick thinking saved his teammates’ bacon after the poker pro carefully sliced off the burnt parts of a piece of pork before Gordon... 

More Rumors Surface About A Rounders 2 Movie
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, July 29th, 2016

Rounders (1998) is the most influential poker movie ever released, and although it received mixed reviews at the time, it has since grown to become a cult classic. The film starring Matt Damon and Edward Norton is even acknowledged as having paved the way for the...