Adam Pliskin

Adam Pliskin is the Entertainment Writer for Elite Daily. He is a native New Yorker and a massive film and TV buff. Adam is also a graduate of Brown University who holds a degree in Modern Culture and Media. He will beat you at the movie game.

Laverne Cox And Caitlyn Jenner Finally Met At The 'I Am Cait' Screening

ByAdam Pliskin
Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox are both superstars. They serve as inspirations to us all, and they are both making great strides for the transgender community. But until this weekend, the two never met. That all changed Sunday at a special screening…

'Jedi With A GoPro' Is The Most Epic Thing You'll Watch This Week (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
There are a lot of "Star Wars" fan films out there, but this might be the best one. "Jedi With a GoPro" is a short video that's exactly what it sounds like. The short puts you in the point of view of a Jedi with a badass lightsaber who takes down a…

Leo DiCaprio May Win An Oscar If 'The Revenant' Is Good As The Trailer

ByAdam Pliskin
Alejandro Iñárritu's follow-up to the Oscar-winning "Birdman" now has a trailer. "The Revenant" stars Leonardo DiCaprio as an 18th-century hunter named Hugh Glass. Glass must survive in the harsh, unforgiving wilderness after a vicious bear…

Cara Delevingne Kills It On 'Tonight Show' With Crazy Beatboxing Skills (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
Cara Delevingne is a woman of many talents. She models, she acts and apparently, she beatboxes. Cara went on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and showed off her impressive beatboxing skills. She grabbed the mic and broke it down with a…

Amy Schumer Says She Hilariously Prank Sexted Katie Couric's Husband (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
Amy Schumer is an excellent talk show guest. Case in point: Schumer went on Jimmy Fallon's show and told a hilarious story about a prank she pulled on Katie Couric and her husband. Schumer was sitting at a table with Couric at the Glamour Women of…

Woman Involved In Caitlyn Jenner Crash Criticizes Her ESPY Award Win

ByAdam Pliskin
Caitlyn Jenner helped many with her bravery after going public about her transition and delivering a moving speech at the ESPY Awards. But, a woman named Jessica Steindorff believes Jenner should not be applauded. Steindorff was involved in a car…

Caitlyn Jenner's Reps Allegedly Exchanged The ESPY Award For PR Plugs

ByAdam Pliskin
Caitlyn Jenner gave a moving speech at last night's ESPYs when she accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. But, it seems there were some backdoor dealings that went into making the moment possible. Reports surfaced claiming Jenner's PR team insisted…

Guy Crushes A Dance To 'Uptown Funk' As If He's Actually Bruno Mars (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
It's time to get funky, ladies and gentlemen. Just when you thought you heard the last of the Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson hit, "Uptown Funk," the Internet is bringing it back with a vengeance because, well, that's just what the Internet does. Someone…

Jake Gyllenhaal Reveals Insane Workout He Did For Sexy 'Southpaw' Bod (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
Jake Gyllenhaal's new boxing movie "Southpaw" comes out July 24. Gyllenhaal trained like a madman to convincingly pull off the part of boxer Billy Hope. Before getting jacked for the film, Gyllenhaal lost 30 pounds for his role in…

Paul Walker's Brother Will Work With Nic Cage In First Major Movie Role

ByAdam Pliskin
Cody Walker is the brother of the late Paul Walker. He filled in for his older brother in "Furious 7" after Paul was killed while the film was still in production, and now, the younger Walker booked his first major film role playing a Navy soldier…

Amy Schumer's Racy 'Star Wars' Cover For GQ Is Everything Right Now

ByAdam Pliskin
Amy Schumer is everywhere as of late. Her new movie "Trainwreck" comes out this Friday, and now, she is featured on the cover of GQ. For some reason, Schumer is joined by C-3PO on the cover of the magazine, and she is wearing Princess Leia's famous…

Alex Trebek Singing Rihanna's 'Umbrella' Is All You Need To Hear Today (Video)

ByAdam Pliskin
Alex Trebek might not be the coolest guy around, but he seemed pretty with it when he showed off his knowledge of popular music on "Jeopardy!" a couple of nights ago. Trebek read a clue that included lyrics from Rihanna's song "Umbrella." His…

Former 'Cosby Show' Cast Member Says 'Of Course Bill Cosby Is Guilty'

ByAdam Pliskin
Sexual assault allegations have been flying at Bill Cosby for months, yet Cosby has faced no legal consequences for his alleged sexual assaults. But now, former "The Cosby Show" cast member Joseph C. Phillips wrote a blog post titled "Of Course Bill…

Siri Has Best Response For Anyone Still Calling Caitlyn Jenner 'Bruce'

ByAdam Pliskin
Siri hasn't been very nice this week, but she may be having a change of heart. It was recently discovered the iPhone assistant stands up for Caitlyn Jenner. Apparently, if you ask Siri something using Caitlyn's former name, she will correct you.…

Jared Leto Sent Margot Robbie A Pet Rat While In His Role As The Joker

ByAdam Pliskin
Jared Leto is taking his role as the Joker in "Suicide Squad" very seriously. He delved so deep into the part, he sent a live rat to Margot Robbie, the actress who plays Harley Quinn. I suppose Leto thought it was something the Joker would do. Adam…

Donald Trump Is Such A Pain In The Ass, He's Been Turned Into A Butt Plug

ByAdam Pliskin
Many people took umbrage with Donald Trump recently due to comments he made about Mexico and Mexican immigrants. So, one artist decided to seek revenge upon The Donald by turning his likeness into a butt plug. That's right. With the help of a 3D…

'Sisters' Trailer Brings Back The Amy Poehler And Tina Fey Dream Team

ByAdam Pliskin
At long last, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are back together on the big screen. This time, the reigning queens of comedy are in a new film called "Sisters." As you may have guessed, Fey and Poehler play, well, sisters. In the movie, they throw one final…

Chris Pratt Can't Stop Taking Pics Of His 'Jurassic World' Lego Man

ByAdam Pliskin
Chris Pratt may be the biggest movie star in the world at the moment, but deep down, he's just a big kid. Pratt is traveling all over to promote "Jurassic World," and he brings a Lego mini figure of his character, Owen, everywhere he goes. Pratt…

Teens Are Actually Licking Emoji Doughnuts To Support Ariana Grande (Photos)

ByAdam Pliskin
For some reason, people are on Ariana Grande's side in this whole doughnut situation. I'm not really sure how anyone can support her after she damaged a man's business and said she hated America, but of course, she has some die-hard fans out…

Owner Of Doughnut Shop Says He's Pressing Charges Against Ariana Grande

ByAdam Pliskin
It was reported the owner of the shop where Ariana Grande licked some doughnuts would not press charges against the pop singer. But Joe Marin, the owner of Wolfee Donuts, now claims he did, in fact, press charges against Grande on July 6 for the…