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Vicky Cornell Says Chris Cornell Statue Will Be Built in Seattle Vicky Cornell Says Chris Cornell Statue Will Be Built in Seattle
- August 10, 2017

Sculptor Wayne Toth will handle the design, which has been commissioned by Cornell's wife, Vicky . "It came with no warning except in that last call, which will stay with me for ever", she told the Seattle Times . While a statue is indeed an incredible way of honouring her late husband, her gift of a $100,000 donation to the Chris Cornell Music Therapy Program is perhaps her most powerful gesture so far. (more...)
Stephen Lang to reprise role in 'Avatar' sequels Stephen Lang to reprise role in 'Avatar' sequels
- August 10, 2017

How he'll be resurrected here is anyone's guess (we know next to nothing about the plot of all four Avatar sequels), but given the already-established mythology we're assuming it has something to do with spirit trees or ghost plants or something. (more...)
Akshay Oberoi denies turning down Fenny Khan Akshay Oberoi denies turning down Fenny Khan
- August 10, 2017

Interestingly, Akshay is Vivek Oberoi's cousin. Talks were initiated with the actor but it didn't work out eventually. And now the young actor himself has reacted on such reports. A source revealed to a leading daily that the team of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra contacted Akshay for the film. On the work front, Aishwarya is now filming for the film Fanney Khan while Abhishek will be seen in the upcoming film Paltan . (more...)
SPYder Teaser Talk: Brings Out Wrong Fears SPYder Teaser Talk: Brings Out Wrong Fears
- August 10, 2017

And offers everything fans expect of Mahesh Babu-AR Murgadoss combination, Spyder looks edgy, intense, action packed and with a dash of romance too. Inspired from the success of Baahubali, Spyder will also release in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam simultaneously. That villain is played by actor-director SJ Suryah, whose face is hidden in the teaser . (more...)
Game of Thrones season 7: Episode 5, what will happen in "Eastwatch"?
- August 10, 2017

First aired in 2011, the show's seventh season is now underway. Luckily, he's still got time to drink with his buddy Tyrion . "And so much of it is not from dialogue or anything that we wrote, it's just the two of them in a small space, standing near each other, and us just watching that and feeling that heat of that". (more...)
How I Met Your Mother spinoff is back in development How I Met Your Mother spinoff is back in development
- August 10, 2017

The new team will be starting from scratch and the spinoff might not even be the gender-swapped story that most fans are waiting for. Unfortunately, CBS wasn't impressed with the pilot. Fox is looking for a writer, and the hope is that the spin-off will be ready for next season. That also means there's the chance How I Met Your Dad could end up on a network other than CBS when all is said and done. (more...)
You won't BELIEVE how much Kylie Jenner's beauty brand's made her You won't BELIEVE how much Kylie Jenner's beauty brand's made her
- August 10, 2017

Our minds are blown from that figure alone, but WWD went on to provide some context on just how rare that is. Following the successful sales, Women's Wear Daily published estimates noting that the teenager - the TEENAGER! - will be boasting of a billion dollar company by 2022. (more...)
Brooklyn bar says Kendall is lying about leaving cash tip Brooklyn bar says Kendall is lying about leaving cash tip
- August 10, 2017

As of Monday afternoon, Jenner appeared ready to move on from the controversy, tweeting a link to a hair tutorial on her website. Although the bar deleted the post showing Jenner's receipt , that didn't stop many from slamming the establishment online while defending Jenner, saying she was under no obligation to tip in the first place. (more...)
Bill Murray went to see the 'Groundhog Day' musical...again Bill Murray went to see the 'Groundhog Day' musical...again
- August 10, 2017

He told actor Sean Montgomery, who plays the Sheriff, "It was really attractive". A spokeswoman for the musical said that the show was given a heads-up that Mr. "As actors, I can't respect enough how disciplined you are and how serving you are of the process". He also recommended singing as a way to spread positivity: "When you ever feel you don't know what to do, sing to the person next to you. (more...)
What Do You Make Of Aaron Rodgers' Elaborate 'Game Of Thrones' Theory?
- August 10, 2017

HBO has released new photos from Sunday night's upcoming episode of Game of Thrones , called " Eastwatch ", and it seems like Varys will play a prominent role this episode, as he appears in two of the eight images released on Wednesday. (more...)
This Man Tried to Date 6 Women in a Single Night This Man Tried to Date 6 Women in a Single Night
- August 10, 2017

Finding friends after your disastrous date sets you up and then setting the whole date on fire? Except Justin wasn't done yet: He has several more dates lined up, which the bartender kept telling Pylant about so she could bring them to the newly formed girl group. (more...)
Florida Man Finds 6-Foot Boa Constrictor in Attic Florida Man Finds 6-Foot Boa Constrictor in Attic
- August 10, 2017

Bob van der Herchen's son and wife have been complaining that they've been hearing something moving in the attic of their Englewood home, WFLA reported . Eventually, the snake was coaxed out of its hiding place and taken by the snake trapper to a "more suitable home". "I'm glad we could get it, it was very hard", replied Lampart. (more...)
Vijay shocked with the online abuse by his fans Vijay shocked with the online abuse by his fans
- August 10, 2017

Meanwhile, actor Vijay, said that everybody had a right to criticise films. It is my view that no woman should be spoken of in a demeaning way for any reason or any time. "I respect women a lot". She was abused with sexual colored remarks, some from giving rape threats to dragging her family members. The actor will be seen in a triple role in the film. (more...)
Gemma Atkinson is the fourth celebrity confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2017 Gemma Atkinson is the fourth celebrity confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2017
- August 10, 2017

In an official statement she added: "I am honoured to be asked and so thrilled to be joining Strictly Come Dancing 2017!" Shirley's appointment comes after beloved Strictly star Len Goodman, 73, announced that he would be retiring. The 32-year-old told BBC Breakfast: "Learning to dance is so out of my comfort zone - so I just want to challenge myself. Sorry for lying!" she laughed. (more...)
Bhoomi: Film's second poster shows Sanjay Dutt's equation with Aditi Rao Hydari Bhoomi: Film's second poster shows Sanjay Dutt's equation with Aditi Rao Hydari
- August 10, 2017

Shekhar Suman will also be seen playing Sanjay's friend. But things go wrong when the villain in the film, played by Sharad Kelker abducts and possibly rapes her on her wedding day. One real surprise element in the trailer is Aditi Rao Hydari as a vulnerable Indian girl trapped in the hands of a goon and unforgiving society. Even though the film is expected to be full of action, there are some emotional scenes between father and daughter. (more...)
Leah Remini Questions Elisabeth Moss' Continued Support Of Scientology Leah Remini Questions Elisabeth Moss' Continued Support Of Scientology
- August 10, 2017

The church has a different take on Remini and her A&E series, citing a spike in anti-Scientology hate crimes, bomb threats and death threats since Aftermath began airing. "I'm not going to talk about it anymore", she told Vulture . Remini's " Aftermath " is nominated for Outstanding Informational Series Or Special. (more...)
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt rumoured to have called off their divorce Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt rumoured to have called off their divorce
- August 10, 2017

A new report by Us Weekly sees multiple sources claiming the former power couple, who had a very public and very bitter split previous year, have not moved forward in proceedings to end their marriage. Back in May, Brad spoke about his battle with alcohol revealing it had wrecked his marriage. Brad and Ang have six kids together - Maddox , 15, Pax , 13, Shiloh , 11, Zahara , 12 and nine-year-old twins Vivienne and Knox . (more...)
"Michael Jackson's Thriller 3D" to premiere at Venice Film Festival
- August 10, 2017

Michael Jackson's Thriller 3D is a modern day technical enhancement of his and John Landis' original vision, and I think fans will love it". On top of Thriller , the accompanying documentary Making of Michael Jackson's Thriller will also be shown in the cinema for the first time during Venice Film Festival . (more...)
Barcelona poised to complete Philippe Coutinho, Ousmane Dembele deals as Neymar replacements Barcelona poised to complete Philippe Coutinho, Ousmane Dembele deals as Neymar replacements
- August 10, 2017

Dembele is one of Barcelona's top targets. Some media outlets have spoken about an agreement between Dembele and the Catalan team although Dortmund have not confirmed this. How will Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele line up with Barcelona next season? Should Dembele's move go through it would see Dortmund make a huge profit on a player who has only played 32 games for the club. (more...)
Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom
- August 10, 2017

According to Variety , Ahmed is now "in talks" to co-star as a " popular Marvel Comics character " whose identity has yet to be revealed. Zombieland's Ruben Fleischer will take the directorial reins for Venom , which Sony intends to be the first in a string of films based on classic Spider-Man characters. (more...)
UK Government Asks For Ofcom Help On 21st Century-Sky Deal UK Government Asks For Ofcom Help On 21st Century-Sky Deal
- August 10, 2017

Bradley has already said she was "minded" to refer it to the U.K.'s antitrust regulator, given that News Corp's print titles, including The Sun and The Times , are already major forces in the local media industry. The Department has wants a response from Ofcom by August 25. The move means that the final decision on whether to refer the bid to the CMA is unlikely to be taken before the end of the parliamentary recess. (more...)
Catch some breath-taking glimpses from season 7 of American fantasy drama
- August 10, 2017

If the dragons do react kindly to Jon , it also gives weight to another popular theory - that along with Daenerys he is one of the three prophesied heads of the dragon. After all, Daenerys' dad, The Mad King, did go bonkers and starting burning everyone until Jaime stopped him. His first romance with a wildling woman named Ygritte was much talked about, and that's when the catchphrase, "You know nothing, Jon Snow! " turned into a sensation. (more...)
How Will The Gifted Fit Into the Larger X-Men Universe? How Will The Gifted Fit Into the Larger X-Men Universe?
- August 10, 2017

The X-Men are gone from The Gifted universe and the show and audience are going to have to deal with that. We know that the show won't be set in the same universe as the movies, but the X-Men will still play a vital role in the series. In the wake of the events in the pilot, everyone is truly in it to find the Strucker family. In the movies, there are training montages to show mutants learning how to use and deal with their powers. (more...)
Fate of Chester Bennington's 'Carpool Karaoke' episode is up to singer's family Fate of Chester Bennington's 'Carpool Karaoke' episode is up to singer's family
- August 10, 2017

Corden, an executive producer on the Apple Music spin-off, said Bennington's family should decide whether it is aired. Eric Pankowski, the showrunner for Carpool Karaoke: The Series, reiterated Corden's sentiments in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter , where he said, "We've been in conversations with the band and the family, and all the representatives of the band". (more...)
The fight for Indigenous Peoples' rights continue - Maori Party The fight for Indigenous Peoples' rights continue - Maori Party
- August 10, 2017

As the 93rd session of the UN Committee to End Racial Discrimination (CERD) undertakes its review of Canada in Geneva over the next few weeks, they will find evidence that the legal, economic and social conditions of Indigenous Peoples throughout Canada are desperate and impoverished. (more...)
Dallas Stars Become First Pro Sports Team To Oppose The 'Bathroom Bill' Dallas Stars Become First Pro Sports Team To Oppose The 'Bathroom Bill'
- August 10, 2017

The Dallas Stars have officially come out in opposition of the proposed bathroom legislation now up for debate in the Texas Legislature's Special Session, joining a long list of companies and government officials to speak out. Still, the Stars have made it clear that they aren't thrilled with the manner in which Texas government is looking to shape the legal rights of transgender individuals within the state, and there's always the chance that other teams could follow suit. (more...)
Pics Released For Next Week's Game of Thrones Pics Released For Next Week's Game of Thrones
- August 10, 2017

Finally, Daenerys had a mastermind with insider knowledge of the Lannister family who could match her unstoppable firepower. Game of Thrones continues next Sunday at 9 p.m. Read: Can The "Changed" Stark Kids Truly Reunite On "Game of Thrones?" Additional returning series regulars this season include: Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy), John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth), Liam Cunningham ( Davos Seaworth), Nathalie Emmanuel (Missandei), Jerome Flynn ... (more...)
Hackers Post Stolen 'Game of Thrones' Scripts Online, Demand Ransom From HBO
- August 10, 2017

Sending only one "letter" with details on how to pay their ransom, the group has demanded their "six month salary in bitcoin" saying that they earn $12m to $15m a year from breaching networks and blackmailing organizations. The video letter demands the ransom amount within three days, adding that failure to release the full payment within said period will lead to HBO's confidential corporate data, as well as other shows being made available publicly. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence Admits That *Those* Hacked Photos Still Constantly Haunt Her Jennifer Lawrence Admits That *Those* Hacked Photos Still Constantly Haunt Her
- August 10, 2017

Vogue's September 125th Anniversary issue hits stands on August 22. This year's September issue photographic covers were shot by Annie Leibovitz, Bruce Weber and Dutch duo Inez and Vinoodh. I had energy for him. "My biggest fear from that whole thing was that people were going to think that I was trying to be sexy", she says. "He's not like that". (more...)
Eric Bolling Plans to Sue HuffPost Contributor Yashar Ali Over Harassment Story Eric Bolling Plans to Sue HuffPost Contributor Yashar Ali Over Harassment Story
- August 10, 2017

Fox said in a statement on Saturday that it had suspended Bolling from the network "pending the results of an investigation, which is now underway". Prior to Bolling's tweet his attorney called the allegations "not true." Caroline Heldman , a 44-year-old Associate Professor of Politics at Occidental College in Los Angeles, made "hundreds" of appearances on Fox between 2008 and 2011, many of which were on Bolling's show Bulls & Bears. (more...)