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Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk confirm their engagement Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk confirm their engagement
- January 08, 2018

The issue, which will be on stands Tuesday, will feature a black-and-white photoshoot and messages from the couple about their relationship. News broke of Paltrow's engagement in November, though a source told ET that the couple had actually been engaged for a year but chose to keep it a secret. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' last season set for 2019 'Game of Thrones' last season set for 2019
- January 08, 2018

The final season, which will consist of just six episodes, may air in 2019, but HBO has yet to confirm the truth behind these rumours. Due to the change in the production schedule, the seventh season aired in the summer past year. Benioff and Weiss will also direct the final season, HBO said. Season 8 will wrap up one of the most-watched and most-discussed series in the world, drawing more than 30 million viewers each week across all platforms, according to HBO. (more...)
The first glimpses of Kalyan Ram's 'Naa Nuvve' unveiled The first glimpses of Kalyan Ram's 'Naa Nuvve' unveiled
- January 08, 2018

Jayendra's last directorial was a Tamil film titled 180 starring Siddharth, Nithya Menen and Priya Anand. The subject of this film was intriguing, yet the film tanked at the box office. It is interesting to note that instead of attaching his movie to his babai NBK's "Jai Simha'", he is going with rival star Pawan Kalyan, whose movie is releasing in record number of screens. (more...)
Frances McDormand Gets Bleeped for 'Fox Searchlight,' but Not 'Shite — Golden Globes Frances McDormand Gets Bleeped for 'Fox Searchlight,' but Not 'Shite — Golden Globes
- January 08, 2018

Sonam not only congratulated the winners but she also supported actress and media powerhouse Oprah Winfrey's powerful speech, in which Oprah mentioned film industry's culture of sexual harassment and abuse and also the "MeToo" and "Time's Up' campaigns". (more...)
Govt's U-Turn on National Anthem in Theatres Govt's U-Turn on National Anthem in Theatres
- January 08, 2018

However, in October a year ago, the Supreme Court asked the Centre to take a call on the playing of the national anthem in public places, including cinema halls. The court had said that it would be mandatory for all those in the cinemas to stand up as a sign of respect when the anthem is played. The top court had further said that standing for National Anthem in movie theatre not a measure of patriotism. (more...)
Kensington Palace shares adorable photos of Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery Kensington Palace shares adorable photos of Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery
- January 08, 2018

PRINCESS Charlotte beams at the camera outside Kensington Palace in stunning snaps taken by proud mum Kate on her first day of nursery. Charlotte appears to be bursting with excitement in the photos, which have pleased royal watchers to no end. (more...)
Cassette tape sales had their best year since 2012 Cassette tape sales had their best year since 2012
- January 08, 2018

The uptick, which follows another strong rise in cassette tape sales in 2016, is mainly down to the likes of Guardians of the Galaxy and Stranger Things leading a retro revival and sparking renewed interest in all things 80s, the glory years for tapes. (more...)
Woman Run Over by Her Own Car After Escaping Cat Attack Woman Run Over by Her Own Car After Escaping Cat Attack
- January 08, 2018

She was getting ready to leave when the cat pounced into the vehicle and attacked, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Authorities said she jumped out of the auto to escape the feline, forgetting it was in reverse and was run over by her own vehicle. (more...)
People Were Perplexed by a Golden Globes Shampoo Commercial Starring Winona Ryder People Were Perplexed by a Golden Globes Shampoo Commercial Starring Winona Ryder
- January 08, 2018

Winona Ryder has had a noteworthy couple of years, returning to the spotlight with her turn as an incessantly anxious mother on the Netflix hit Stranger Things . One person questioned, "Did this L'Oréal commercial just compare Winona Ryder's career to damaged hair?" But a key difference with Ryder in this commercial is that her face is partially obstructed until the last 20 seconds of the 60-second spot. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Says 'Time's Up' on Ignoring Female Directors at Golden Globes Barbra Streisand Says 'Time's Up' on Ignoring Female Directors at Golden Globes
- January 08, 2018

Unfortch, the awards themselves didn't quite reflect the times - most notably with an all-male set of Best Director nominees. "There are so many films out there that are so good directed by women". "That was 1984, that was 34 years ago". Actresses in the audience, including Saoirse Ronan, who won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical for her leading role in " Lady Bird ", nodded in agreement. (more...)
First Poster Released for Red Sparrow Starring Jennifer Lawrence First Poster Released for Red Sparrow Starring Jennifer Lawrence
- January 08, 2018

It's not a bad accent, though it's clear why the first trailer wanted to focus on the eerie visuals and the wordless chemistry between Lawrence and Joel Edgerton's American CIA agent. The movie looks far more brutal than I previously expected, and I like the look Francis Lawrence is going for. A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit. (more...)
Alton Towers reveals new Wicker Man rollercoaster Alton Towers reveals new Wicker Man rollercoaster
- January 08, 2018

Five years ago, an article in fan publication Theme Park Tourist entitled "Why the United Kingdom will never see a new wooden rollercoaster" claimed that wooden tracks were too reminiscent of "rickety" and "unsafe" mid-century Blackpool "bone-shakers" to appeal to Brits. (more...)
Z Releases Visual for Daughter Blue Ivy's '4:44' Freestyle Z Releases Visual for Daughter Blue Ivy's '4:44' Freestyle
- January 08, 2018

Dressed in a tutu and ballet shoes, Blue Ivy strikes a pose before the classical music stops and she grabs the mic to spit her fiery bars from the song. Blue makes an appearance in that one, too. Here's hoping the full video gets dropped on YouTube soon for the rest of our viewing pleasures.please and thank you, Jay-Z. (more...)
Big Changes Coming to Miss America Organization Says Carlson Big Changes Coming to Miss America Organization Says Carlson
- January 08, 2018

Carlson's harassment lawsuit against Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes led to his departure. "But look at what happened when that gift of courage kept being passed on to one woman to another to another". Along with Carlson, former Miss Americas Laura Kaeppeler Fleiss (2012), Heather French Henry (2000) and Kate Shindle (1998) have also joined the board. (more...)
Game of Thrones' Jon Snow AKA Kit Harington Kicked Out Of Bar!
- January 08, 2018

In the clip, the actor initially appears dazed as he chats with people at a pool table. According to TMZ , he was drunk and disorderly as he banged on the table and got in people's faces. He stars in the new series " Gunpowder " on HBO. It goes without saying that Kit's Jon Snow is one of the popular characters of Game of Thrones . Just last night, he rocked up to the Sean Penn & Friends Haiti Rising Gala benefiting J/P Haitian Relief Organisation with Khaleesi herself Emilia ... (more...)
Avoid City Hall area amid Congress Street flood Avoid City Hall area amid Congress Street flood
- January 08, 2018

The road was covered in water and debris, but the flooding is now under control. Officials says the early morning leak may have been caused by a busted fire hydrant pipe. A BWSC spokesman said snow made it hard for crews to find the shut off valve. Congress Street from State Street northward was closed, limiting access to City Hall, Faneuil Hall, Quincy Market, and other landmarks. (more...)
Pubs could stay open until 1am for Harry and Meghan's royal wedding Pubs could stay open until 1am for Harry and Meghan's royal wedding
- January 08, 2018

Harry, who is now fifth-in-line to the throne, but who will drop a place in the line of succession on the birth of brother Prince William's third child in April, will marry Markle, 36, best known for her role in the USA legal drama Suits , at St George's Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle. (more...)
Twitter explains why it won't ban Trump Twitter explains why it won't ban Trump
- January 08, 2018

Twitter's message was published against the backdrop of wide public outcry caused by US President Donald Trump's tweet, in which the politician addressed North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un. Trump has threatened people on the site before, and has retweeted content from far-right British political organization Britain First, whose leaders were recently banned from Twitter following their dissemination of misleading, racist videos. (more...)
'Coolest monkey in the jungle': Clothing giant H&M's 'racist' advertisement sparks criticism 'Coolest monkey in the jungle': Clothing giant H&M's 'racist' advertisement sparks criticism
- January 08, 2018

Many interpreted the image as "inappropriate", "offensive" and "racist" , with some taking to Twitter to slam the move. Another said the choice to model a black child instead of a white child in this specific hoodie, which came in two other colors and designs, was no "accident." Other hoodies in the range include an orange one with a Tiger on the front and the words "Mangrove Jungle official survival expert" as well as a navy blue style with cartoon animals. (more...)
Lawyers Hashing Out Trump FBI Interview Process Lawyers Hashing Out Trump FBI Interview Process
- January 08, 2018

But Justice Department veterans were skeptical that Mueller, who headed the Federal Bureau of Investigation director for 12 years, would agree to anything but a formal sit-down with the president. Politico reported past year that Mr Trump's cadre of attorneys wanted the President to be interviewed by Mr Mueller, believing that it could help the special counsel finish his investigation faster and dispel the allegations that Mr Trump committed any wrongdoing. (more...)
Justin Timberlake to perform at Bridgestone Arena in May Justin Timberlake to perform at Bridgestone Arena in May
- January 08, 2018

Timberlake's tour will bring him to Houston's Toyota Center on May 23. Bursts of thrashing guitars and drums sporadically infiltrate the almost five-minute track, which could easily be confused for an outtake from Timberlake's sprawling and similarly sultry 2013 effort The 20/20 Experience. (more...)
Stars to walk Golden Globes red carpet with activists Stars to walk Golden Globes red carpet with activists
- January 08, 2018

Michelle Williams , Emma Watson , Susan Sarandon , Meryl Streep , Laura Dern , Shailene Woodley , Amy Poehler , and Emma Stone all committed to bringing activists and advocates to the event. "Tonight is not a mourning". It's an nearly certainty that all of these women will be wearing black , an initiative organised by the Time's Up campaign to stand in solidarity with those who experience sexual harassment, assault or abuse across all industries. (more...)
Official Trailer - Vodka Diaries Official Trailer - Vodka Diaries
- January 08, 2018

Vodka Diaries is about a policeman who attempts to solve a series of mysterious murders happening in a single night, which might be connected to the night club Vodka Diaries . Film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the much-anticipated trailer and it will keep you on the edge of your seat. Many times it has been seen that film industry people consider Kay Kay Menon as "Dark Horse" of the industry, reacting to it, Menon said, "I just want to tell them that don't do ... (more...)
Game of Thrones, l'ultima stagione in onda nel 2019 Game of Thrones, l'ultima stagione in onda nel 2019
- January 08, 2018

Tradizionalmente, però, le nuove stagioni di 'Game of Thrones' sono arrivate in primavera, con un piccolo ritardo (di un paio di mesi) nel caso della stagione 7. La puntata finale della settima stagione è stata la più vista di sempre nella storia di Game of Thrones . Per ingannare l'attesa, anticipa Repubblica , la Gran Bretagna ha deciso di mettere in commercio, dal 23 Gennaio prossimo , una serie di francobolli che omaggiano la serie per sottolineare quanto la Gran Bretagna ... (more...)
How Aamir Khan financially rescued his Lagaan co-star Shrivallabh Vyas' family How Aamir Khan financially rescued his Lagaan co-star Shrivallabh Vyas' family
- January 08, 2018

Vyas had suffered a brain stroke a few years ago and was paralysed, unable to move and speak. Shrivallabh Vyas is survived by his wife Shobha Vyas and two daughters. According to his wife Shobha, the Cine and TV Artists Association (CINTAA) did not support him financially, despite the association had set up a trust for the actors who are suffering from losses. (more...)
Chris Hemsworth Says His Marvel Contract Has Ended
- January 08, 2018

In an interview, the actor said, "If I had the opportunity to do it again, I think I'd love to". I asked how he felt about what the move would potentially mean for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe , and while there was a caveat, he expressed legitimate excitement about the prospects. (more...)
Ionia county shooting leaves two people dead and another critically injured Ionia county shooting leaves two people dead and another critically injured
- January 08, 2018

Dewey was transported to Spectrum Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids and is listed in critical condition. Police later said the two on the ground were pronounced dead at the scene, off the roadway. The department said it wasn't clear what led up to the shootings, which remain under investigation. Eastbound I-96 was closed from mile markers 52 to 64 in Ionia County, according to dispatchers while law enforcement investigated the incident. (more...)
Gary Oldman wins Golden Globe for best drama actor for 'Darkest Hour' Gary Oldman wins Golden Globe for best drama actor for 'Darkest Hour'
- January 08, 2018

I would like to congratulate my fellow nominees... The actor quoted Churchill, saying he was surrounded by the very best people in the industry, while working on the film. The 59-year-old had a special mention for his wife Gisele Schmidt, who was visibly emotional in the audience. "Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and thank you Winston Churchill!" Try to imagine seeing " Darkest hour " and "Dunkirk" during the same evening. (more...)
Here's the list of winners of 75th annual Golden Globe Awards Here's the list of winners of 75th annual Golden Globe Awards
- January 08, 2018

Frances McDormand is the victor of the best actress in a drama film for her role in " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ". "Happy New Year Hollywood!" Multiple allegations against actors, filmmakers and Hollywood agents since October 2017 have led to numerous accused being fired, forced to step down, or dropped from creative projects. (more...)
Who Didn't Wear Black to the Golden Globes? Who Didn't Wear Black to the Golden Globes?
- January 08, 2018

Later in the broadcast, Eva Longoria , standing with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman also voiced her support of Sadler. "We want people to start having this conversation that women are just as valuable as men", the Will and Grace star said during the live show. (more...)