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The young Han Solo Star Wars movie officially gets a title The young Han Solo Star Wars movie officially gets a title
- October 17, 2017

The film has already received a lot of attention after Howard took over from Phil Lord and Christopher Miller as director. The stand-alone film that will focus on Star Wars' most lovable scoundrel is officially titled Solo: A Star Wars Story , Lucasfilm and director Ron Howard announced today. (more...)
Nicole Kidman Explains Shocking Emmys Kiss With Alexander Skarsgard Nicole Kidman Explains Shocking Emmys Kiss With Alexander Skarsgard
- October 17, 2017

Why are you showing that?' Kidman said when Norton projected a photo of her and SkarsgÄrd leaning in for a kiss on the screen. "I did kiss [Skarsgard], but you've got to understand, I did everything with Alex". Right after his name was called, he made a beeline for his co-star Nicole Kidman , who congratulated him with a big fat kiss , as her real-life husband Keith Urban looked on. (more...)
A Perfect Circle Streaming New Song 'The Doomed' A Perfect Circle Streaming New Song 'The Doomed'
- October 17, 2017

You can check out " The Doomed " in the video above. Was it a new track? Having previously teased something over the last couple of days, the new single arrived while most of us were still in our beds. (more...)
Flying Lotus Defends The Gaslamp Killer On Stage Flying Lotus Defends The Gaslamp Killer On Stage
- October 17, 2017

Artist Flying Lotus came to the defense of the artist at his show in Hollywood this weekend. Flying Lotus then ended the set with a Gaslamp Killer song and walked off stage. "I remember standing outside on a patio somewhere in the hills, feeling as if I were going to pass out", she wrote. Bensussen has denied the allegations , responding in a statement that he would "never drug a woman" and claiming that the sexual encounter had been consensual. (more...)
Pussycat Dolls Founder Calls an Ex-Member's Pussycat Dolls Founder Calls an Ex-Member's "Prostitution Ring" Claims "Ridiculous Lies"
- October 17, 2017

Jones revealed in a series of tweets on October 13, Friday, that the situation got so bad that she had to steer away from her dreams. "My truth. I wasn't in a girl group. Jones also claimed that the group was abused and that she was threatened to be killed or her career to be ended if she exposed the dirty secrets within the Pussycat Dolls . (more...)
EPS for Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (BUFF) Expected At $0.25
- October 17, 2017

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (NASDAQ:BUFF) has declined 9.60% since October 17, 2016 and is downtrending. The stock has advanced 35.38% to a low over the previous 12 months and showed declining move -1.09% to a high over the same period. (BUFF) stock price is growing 0.34% to $29.12. (more...)
Prince William reveals George's favorite movie - and it seems very appropriate Prince William reveals George's favorite movie - and it seems very appropriate
- October 17, 2017

Unlike his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, who reportedly enjoys watching Netflix's The Crown , Prince George likes to use his screen time for some more kid-friendly viewing, specifically The Lion King . William then shared that 4-year-old George is a fan of The Lion King , as well as the Lego movies. However, the pair has been open about their interest in sending their son to co-ed school. (more...)
Why Kevin Can Wait Really Killed Off Kevin's Wife Why Kevin Can Wait Really Killed Off Kevin's Wife
- October 17, 2017

As of late, James is also unsure whether or not Donna's death will ever be addressed in Season 2 . Kevin James recently said that Donna's death was inevitable for " Kevin Can Wait " to get a possible Season 3 renewal. The show - which was the most watched comedy on broadcast TV during its freshman season - found itself on the receiving end of quite a bit of criticism when Hayes confirmed her character's death. (more...)
ADIA commits $1bn to become first investor in India's infrastructure fund
- October 17, 2017

The Indian government's funding will be through NIIF. ADIA is expected to bring in $200-250 million in the first fund and will invest the remaining portion in investment vehicles created by the NIIF. NIIF's investment strategy includes a provision to anchor equity, quasi-equity and debt funds in partnership with investors targeting investments in the relevant sectors in India. (more...)
Rishi Kapoor reveals his intriguing look from Anubhav Sinha's Mulk Rishi Kapoor reveals his intriguing look from Anubhav Sinha's Mulk
- October 17, 2017

The veteran actor wrote that the picture was for his fans and by the looks, it does seem like he is all set to surprise viewers with another power-packed performance. "Shooting in Benaras and Lucknow will be an added bonus since I have heard such great stories about the cities". We have seen Rishi Kapoor transforming himself for films like Agneepath, Kapoor and Sons and even the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 102-Not-Out . (more...)
Turner's Cross damaged as game set to be postponed Turner's Cross damaged as game set to be postponed
- October 17, 2017

But an FAI engineer visited the ground on Monday afternoon and he was satisfied that, while damage was done to a particular section, the rest of the stadium was not affected. "We feel a little bit hard done by and, while it's a little bit paranoid, I couldn't see Cork City sitting in Derry for two and a half days unable to prepare for a fixture of such importance". (more...)
Riz Ahmed in talks to star in Netflix's Hamlet
- October 17, 2017

The actor is in negotiations to step into the robe of Hamlet for Netflix. Lesslie, who penned another Shakespearean adaptation with 2015's Macbeth , featuring Michael Fassbender in the titular role, will write the adaptation which is set in modern-day London, facing economic and political uncertainty, reported Deadline. (more...)
Paris Jackson's latest Instagram post is an homage to body positivity
- October 17, 2017

Paris Jackson has shared a photo of a topless photo of herself on Instagram wearing nothing but a grey pair of Calvin Klein underwear. Body positivity is about shedding the shame that can come from having societally perceived "flaws" and embracing yourself as you are, and Paris Jackson is doing just that in her latest Instagram post. (more...)
B-town celebrities grace screening of Secret Superstar B-town celebrities grace screening of Secret Superstar
- October 17, 2017

Bollywood critics have shared their reviews and majority have given Secret Superstar high ratings . Johar mentions that although the start will be "mellow" the film has high chances of jumping on the box office as the week proceeds. This movie will stay in your heart long after it has ended. Amit Trivedi has done a great job here, he is one of the best musicians working in Bollywood right now, and this movie needed him to make awesome music. (more...)
Reese Witherspoon says a director sexually assaulted her when she was 16 Reese Witherspoon says a director sexually assaulted her when she was 16
- October 17, 2017

Speaking at the Elle Women in Hollywood event, Kennedy condemned the "terrible and terrifying" allegations about sexual assault and harassment that have come to light over the past week or so, and said there is a growing demand "for action to prevent further civil and human rights abuses in the future". (more...)
Kris Jenner Shares Festive Photo from KUWTK Christmas Special Kris Jenner Shares Festive Photo from KUWTK Christmas Special
- October 17, 2017

While Khloe Kardashian and Kendall Jenner are in the festive photo alongside older sisters Kourtney Kardashian with two year old son Reign Disick , and Kim Kardashian West with four year old daughter, North West , Kylie Jenner is nowhere to be seen. (more...)
Donna Karan ashamed of her 'out of touch' Weinstein remarks Donna Karan ashamed of her 'out of touch' Weinstein remarks
- October 17, 2017

The famed fashion designer questioned whether women "are asking for it " when it comes to sexual assault and harassment. In it, an "embarrassed" Karan apologized profusely multiple times for what she said, but also blamed her comments on being exhausted and jet-lagged. (more...)
Were Analysts Bearish Simon Property Group Inc (NYSE:SPG) This Week?
- October 17, 2017

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated their hold rating on shares of Simon Property Group, Inc. It has underperformed by 35.26% the S&P500. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Koch Industries Inc". Simon Property Group, Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 160.41 and a 200 day moving average of 161.51. 06/02/2017 - Simon Property Group, Inc. had its "equal weight" rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. (more...)
Speed, future growth key factors in KL-Singapore rail project Speed, future growth key factors in KL-Singapore rail project
- October 17, 2017

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday that the land acquisition process has started for the high-speed rail project linking Kuala Lumpur with Singapore, paving the way for the bidding process to begin by the end of the year. (more...)
Flood of 'Me Too' brings attention to sexual harassment and assault Flood of 'Me Too' brings attention to sexual harassment and assault
- October 17, 2017

Gina Masullo Chen, an assistant journalism professor at the University of Texas at Austin, said this social media movement stands out because it's become so personal. Lilada Gee knows from experience that sharing stories of sexual abuse can encourage others to get help. Gee is the founder of Lilada's Livingroom , an Afro-centric support program for victims of sexual abuse. (more...)
Marvel unveils new trailer of Marvel unveils new trailer of "Black Panther"
- October 17, 2017

The cast of the film includes- Danai Gurira (fellow fighter Okoye ), Angela Bassett (T'Challa's mother, Ramonda ), Michael B. Jordan (T'Challa's Wakandan rival Erik Killmonger ), Daniel Kaluuya (T'Challa's second-in-command, W'Kabi), Sterling K. (more...)
Reese Witherspoon Reveals She Was Sexually Assaulted By a Director at 16 Reese Witherspoon Reveals She Was Sexually Assaulted By a Director at 16
- October 17, 2017

As discussion continues to rage over the entertainment industry's treatment of women, Jennifer Lawrence has added her voice to the conversation, and gave an insight into the precarious nature of working in Hollywood. Jennifer has always been the goofy, relatable girl-next-door star that multiple impressionable people can so easily identify with. It seems her supposed attitude on the set of that film cast a long shadow as the actress recalls being criticised in its aftermath, saying: "I ... (more...)
Halloween retailer pulls Anne Frank costume amid complaints Halloween retailer pulls Anne Frank costume amid complaints
- October 17, 2017

The costume was quickly criticized on Twitter. Holloweencostumes.com, a website run by the Minnesota-based company Fun.com, pulled the costumes on Sunday after a backlash on social media. Company spokesman Ross Walker Smith in a tweet apologized "for any offense" the costume caused. He explained that the company sells costumes for activities other than Halloween, like "school projects and plays". (more...)
'Coronation Street' star Sean Hughes dies aged 51 'Coronation Street' star Sean Hughes dies aged 51
- October 17, 2017

Mirroring Hicks" loathing of advertising, Hughes (who has died at the age of 51) disavowed Stephen Fry's "national treasure' status for his over-willingness to snatch the marketing dollar. It was reported that he was admitted to Whittington Hospital with liver cirrhosis, passing away during the night after suffering a cardiac arrest. As well as Never Mind The Buzzcocks , Hughes was also known for his Channel 4 sitcom Sean's Show , which was nominated for a British Comedy Award in 1992. (more...)
Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) VP Sells 650 Shares of Stock
- October 17, 2017

Raytheon Co now has $54.53B valuation. Appleton Partners Inc. MA now owns 8,345 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $1,348,000 after purchasing an additional 1,005 shares in the last quarter. Barclays Plc holds 87,601 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Nationwide Fund Advsrs reported 225,159 shares. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Sachin Tendulkar Appeals Twitter to Take Down Fake Accounts of His Children Sachin Tendulkar Appeals Twitter to Take Down Fake Accounts of His Children
- October 17, 2017

This is the not the first time Tendulkar has expressed disappointment on the issue. Being a celebrity's child can sometimes be a pain and Arjun and Sara Tendulkar have learnt it the hard way as their fake Twitter accounts has had Sachin Tendulkar's fans following them. (more...)
Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas Announce Their Engagement Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas Announce Their Engagement
- October 17, 2017

He tagged the photograph and captioned it, " She said yes ". "Congratulations to my attractive girlfriend on her engagement ", she wrote on Monday, alongside a snap of Turner's engagement ring. According to Mashable, Williams didn't waste time commenting on Turner's post, writing "Congratulations to my attractive girlfriend on her engagement". (more...)
Jaitley launches options trading in gold futures in MCX Jaitley launches options trading in gold futures in MCX
- October 17, 2017

Gold is trading at Rs 29,776 per 10 gram in futures trade amid a weak trend overseas. "This new product will be extremely successful", he said. Mrugank Paranjape, MD & CEO, MCX said, "The long wait for Commodity options has finally come to an end". (more...)
Selena Quintanilla: Who was the 'Mexican Madonna' who popularised tejano music? Selena Quintanilla: Who was the 'Mexican Madonna' who popularised tejano music?
- October 17, 2017

The celebration of Selena comes on the anniversary of the release of her debut, self-titled album which came out on October 17, 1989. When his restaurant business went bankrupt in 1980 in the wake of the state's oil glut, Quintanilla Jr formed a band around his young daughter and her older siblings - Selena y Los Dinos - serving as manager. (more...)
Gerard Butler OK after motorcycle accident Gerard Butler OK after motorcycle accident
- October 17, 2017

Gerard Buttler even took to social media in recent days to post some pics of him in New York City and he looked healthy and in very good spirits. He revealed that after five weeks of heavy stunt work, he chose to inject himself with bee venom twice while filming the sci-fi film. Because he felt fine after the first bee venom injection, Gerard further said his nutritionist chose to give him "another 10" which was "basically 23 bee stings". (more...)