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Despite disgusting reviews 'Bright' was streamed 11 million times in 3 days Despite disgusting reviews 'Bright' was streamed 11 million times in 3 days
- December 29, 2017

Bright , which was made on a US$90 million budget, launched online and in select theatres on 22 December, and despite being savaged by critics, it proved to be a popular pick among Netflix viewers in the U.S.in its launch weekend, according to Nielsen estimates . (more...)
New Fantastic Beasts 2 Image Reunites Newt & Tina
- December 29, 2017

And they're looking fresh and fancy. Fantastic Beasts left us off with Newt and Tina parting ways, despite the blossoming relationship between them. The films take place roughly 70-80 years before the event of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, highlighting one of the most important time periods in magic history. (more...)
Mark Hamill Has One Regret About Star Wars: The Last Jedi Mark Hamill Has One Regret About Star Wars: The Last Jedi
- December 29, 2017

Had Luke Skywalker killed his nephew, it would've upended the Star Wars franchise as we know it, and though The Last Jedi steered Hamill's hermit in a decidedly different direction, thank the heavens, his familial relationship with the erstwhile Ben Solo is ostensibly beyond fix. (more...)
Jessica Chastain delivers an intense performance in 'Molly's Game' Jessica Chastain delivers an intense performance in 'Molly's Game'
- December 29, 2017

However, along the way, her patrons slowly included nefarious individuals and later, the Russian mob. With business still booming and word of the game growing, Bloom opened her own event and catering business, Molly Bloom Inc. At first, her integrity and professionalism lead the way, but it isn't long before lines of legality get blurred, drugs pop along to say hi and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are knocking on her door. (more...)
Amanda Bynes Planning Acting 'Comeback' in 2018 Amanda Bynes Planning Acting 'Comeback' in 2018
- December 29, 2017

Now, that she is healthier, happier, and studying at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising , she is finally prepared to make the plunge back into acting. Her probation stemming from her 2014 DUI ended in February 2017. She was hospitalized under a 72-hour mental-health evaluation hold. During those years, she also made headlines for her antics and freakish tweets. (more...)
Bataclan massacre film put on hold amid families' anger
- December 29, 2017

The petition, launched by Claire Peltier, whose partner David Perchirin was murdered at the Eagles of Death Metal concert at the Bataclan, urged the public channel France 2 to drop the film "out of respect for our pain and our mourning". Arthur Denouveaux, the head of the victims' group Life For Paris, told the AFP: "Even if we have never asked for censorship, we are glad that modesty and restraint have prevailed", Arthur Denouveaux, the head of the Life For Paris group told AFP, adding that ... (more...)
Cardi B and Offset Deny Instagram Model's Claims Offset Got Her Pregnant
- December 29, 2017

That's the word from Cardi B's lawyer, Scott Mason , who told TMZ that the nude images of Cardi B and another unidentified woman were "illegally obtained", and a full investigation is now underway to nab the hackers. She wrote: 'I hope Offset & I work this out for the sake of Karma Lee Cephus'. "I know y'all like "this bitch done faked hella pregnancies" but this time there's NOOO doubt."' In another part of the caption, Powell admits that she's become known as someone who ... (more...)
Amanda Davis, legendary news anchor, dead after suffering a stroke Amanda Davis, legendary news anchor, dead after suffering a stroke
- December 29, 2017

She was also an anchor at CBS46, which she joined in January, who paid tribute to her when the news of her death broke. "Our hearts are broken". Amanda Davis , 62, was at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport when she suffered the stroke. (more...)
Forecasters: New Year's temperatures could drop into teens Forecasters: New Year's temperatures could drop into teens
- December 29, 2017

Temperatures for Tuesday are expected to range from 20 degrees to 31. Models are predicting an area of low pressure to move across the northern Gulf on Sunday into Monday, and with cold temperatures in place it could generate some snow or other kinds of frozen precipitation across the state. (more...)
Fans React to 'Dick Van Dyke Show' Star Rose Marie's Death Fans React to 'Dick Van Dyke Show' Star Rose Marie's Death
- December 29, 2017

He did not release any additional details. Her surefire timing made her ideal casting as a supporting player and she appeared on " The Doris Day Show ", as the irreverent secretary to the star, and as Frank Fontana's mother on "Murphy Brown". (more...)
Morne Morkel reveals how Proteas plan to 'knock over' Virat Kohli & Co Morne Morkel reveals how Proteas plan to 'knock over' Virat Kohli & Co
- December 29, 2017

While Steyn has not played an global fixture since November 2016, Morkel has featured in all but one of South Africa's Tests since March. "All in all it was a good outing for us, we will go out there and work hard before the India series but I was happy with the two days", said De Villiers. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian tells fans she's nearly six months into her pregnancy Khloe Kardashian tells fans she's nearly six months into her pregnancy
- December 29, 2017

In the video, Khloe wears a fitted hoodie with spandex while working out her core, legs and arms. Kardashian finally confirmed she is expecting on 20 December (17) via an Instagram post of her boyfriend Tristan Thompson's hands cradling her growing baby bump. (more...)
Black Mirror actor teases Jodie Foster's 'exquisite' season 4 episode Black Mirror actor teases Jodie Foster's 'exquisite' season 4 episode
- December 29, 2017

But still, you have to admire Foster's boldness in defending the medium she loves the best. Foster directed an episode in the new season of the Netflix anthology series Black Mirror , the fourth season of which consists of six episodes, all debuting December 29. (more...)
Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor to pair up for Nawabzaade Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor to pair up for Nawabzaade
- December 29, 2017

The ABCD 2 team Varun Dhawan , Shraddha Kapoor and Remo D'souza is back together. The film's cast includes the actors from ABCD 2 , Dharmesh Yelande, Raghav Juyal and Punit Pathak. "I felt very nostalgic", the actress added. The song will come with film Nawabzaade starring Dharmesh, Punit, and Raghav and it has made under Remo and Bhushan Kumar's production houses. (more...)
Tiger Zinda Hai Likely To Cross The Rs 200-Crore Mark Soon Tiger Zinda Hai Likely To Cross The Rs 200-Crore Mark Soon
- December 29, 2017

Tiger Zinda Hai opened to rave reviews, and witness mind-blowing collections at box office. In lifetime earnings, it has achieved the mark within four days. " Tiger Zinda Hai ", directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and produced by Yash Raj Films, there seems to be no pause button. Soon enough, the collective earning of the film in the UK, Australia and New Zealand early this week were Rs 6.55 crore , Rs 4.7 crore , and Rs 1.96 crore , respectively. (more...)
Jeff Teague leaves Timberwolves game with injury Jeff Teague leaves Timberwolves game with injury
- December 29, 2017

Tom Thibodeau and co. also have some very valid reasons for not pushing the pace with one of them being the heavy minutes his starters play on a nightly basis. Teague played 36 minutes Wednesday, leaving the game with 11 points, 10 assists, five rebounds and two steals. That's when Butler started to take over. (more...)
Prince Harry Reveals How Meghan Markle Enjoyed Christmas with Royal Family Prince Harry Reveals How Meghan Markle Enjoyed Christmas with Royal Family
- December 29, 2017

She's an unbelievable mother and a fantastic wife, ' he explains. He said: "The family loved having her there". Kate Middleton on Christmas 2011. "She's super aware of every move and expression she makes, how she looks, and what she says; Because she knows if she makes one wrong move, or accidentally pulls a amusing face, then she could end up being ridiculed on the front pages of Britain's newspapers", the source continues. (more...)
Where to Shop Meghan Markle's Christmas Day Coat Where to Shop Meghan Markle's Christmas Day Coat
- December 29, 2017

Here's a look at some of Markle's most memorable trips before she got into a relationship with the prince. It is the first Christmas Markle has joined the family - and the first time an unmarried partner of a royal has joined the Queen for Christmas. (more...)
Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) Holdings Lifted by California Public Employees Retirement System
- December 29, 2017

The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, September 17 with "Buy". On Friday, August 28 the stock rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with "Buy". Comerica Retail Bank reported 15,727 shares. 7,148 are owned by Bb&T Corp. Aviva Plc holds 0.02% or 44,036 shares. 375.36 million shares or 2.72% less from 385.84 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (more...)
Luann de Lesseps Feels She's Being 'Slut-Shamed' After Drunken Arrest
- December 29, 2017

Her arrest is expected to be incorporated into " Real Housewives of NY". D'Agostino, who has a home and office in Palm Beach, was in the city over the weekend with his new girlfriend, Anna Rothschild . She was soon handcuffed and brought to the officers' patrol auto. She then allegedly said, "I'm going to f*cking kill you". Luann de Lesseps will not only keep her job, but Bravo will use her arrest for buzz. (more...)
City weren't interested in Van Dijk, Guardiola insists City weren't interested in Van Dijk, Guardiola insists
- December 29, 2017

We only talk about the player and what he can bring in - his qualities, mentality and character. "That is why we are really happy about it". Warnock, however, believes Bamba, 32, is superior to his former Celtic teammate Van Dijk in one key regard. (more...)
Barbados Gun Violence Kills Rihanna's Kin; Singer Calls for End Barbados Gun Violence Kills Rihanna's Kin; Singer Calls for End
- December 29, 2017

Gun crime has been on the increase in Barbados with 22 out of 28 murders this year being gun-related, according to Barbados Today . He was reportedly walking by a track near his home in St. Taking to Instagram, Rihanna shared her shock and paid tribute to a family member she had just spend Christmas with. RiRi captioned a photo of her and her late cousin saying, "Can't believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms!" Love you always man, ' she finished. (more...)
Kyle Richards' Home Was Burglarized While She Was On Vacation Kyle Richards' Home Was Burglarized While She Was On Vacation
- December 29, 2017

Kyle Richards Aspen vacation isn't as relaxing as she would have hoped. Law enforcement says that the burglars were able to steal "more than a million dollars in jewelry". The main residence offers seven bedrooms, with three en-suites adjacent to the spectacular master suite, which has an approximately 800 square foot exterior balcony to overlook the entire property, with no neighboring structures in sight. (more...)
"The Dick Van Dyke Show" Actress Rose Marie Dies at 94
- December 29, 2017

Later, as a teenager, she became a nightclub singer before returning to radio as a comedienne. Rose Marie debuted on TV in 1960 on "My Sister Eileen", playing Bertha, the friend of Sherwood sisters Ruth (Elaine Stritch) and Eileen (Shirley Boone). (more...)
'Star Wars' Actor Alfie Curtis Dies at 87 'Star Wars' Actor Alfie Curtis Dies at 87
- December 29, 2017

Mark Hamill , who plays Skywalker both in the original trilogy and in the latest series, wrote a touching tribute to the late actor on Twitter . "As horrific as he was on-camera, off-camera he was amusing, kind & a real gentleman", Hamill wrote, referring to the iconic scene where Dr. (more...)
Bright: Chance the Rapper criticises Will Smith film over 'allegorical racism' Bright: Chance the Rapper criticises Will Smith film over 'allegorical racism'
- December 28, 2017

Unfortunately, it seems like a large group of Makeup Artists haven't even been credited for their work on Bright . In total, ADI claims credit for the creation of roughly 50 "hero" makeup effects, as well as 85 background masks. We meet human cop Daryl Ward ( Will Smith ) and the first orcish cop Nick Jacoby ( Joel Edgerton ) take on corrupt cops, gangsters, federal agents, and elves in the quest to prevent a great magical evil from consuming the world. (more...)
Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez Reunite at Taco Wednesday Party Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez Reunite at Taco Wednesday Party
- December 28, 2017

Other clips from the bash show Jennifer munching on a taco while surrounded by her guests and Kim posing in a hot pink faux fur coat. A-Rod was nowhere to be seen in Kim's documentations, though he did seem to be present, given that he posted on his own Instagram story that he and J.Lo would be having "about 100 people over tonight". (more...)
Cleveland mother indicted in murder of son found buried in backyard
- December 28, 2017

The body of Jordan Rodriguez was found buried in bags December 19. Court records don't indicate whether she has an attorney. The indictments accuse Rodriguez of "recklessly" abusing Jordan and treating his remains in a way that "would outrage reasonable community sensibilities", records say. (more...)
Survivor's Todd Herzog Says Dr. Phil Got Him Drunk Before His Interview Survivor's Todd Herzog Says Dr. Phil Got Him Drunk Before His Interview
- December 28, 2017

He ended up blowing a.263 on the breathalyzer administrated by the show's host, Phil McGraw . Former " Survivor " victor Todd Herzog said when he got to "Dr. Martin Greenberg , a psychologist who serves as "Dr. Phil's" director of professional affairs, lashed out at the show's accusers by claiming that drug addicts regularly lie to avoid taking responsibility for their own actions. (more...)
Third Man Arrested In November Death Of Body Found In Burning Car Third Man Arrested In November Death Of Body Found In Burning Car
- December 28, 2017

Harrell had barricaded himself inside a home near Northwest 83rd Street and 5th Avenue in Miami-Dade before surrendering to authorities. Jeffrey Harrell, 28, was placed in custody as Broward, Miami-Dade SWAT and US Marshalls executed the warrant. (more...)