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Armie Hammer nearly turned down gay romance role Armie Hammer nearly turned down gay romance role
- September 12, 2017

The 70-year-old actor, who is known for his conservative views , blasted the film for its portrayal of a romantic relationship between a 24-year-old academic (Hammer) and a 17-year-old American expat (Chalamet) living in Italy. Indeed he did. After that, he dated another 20-year-old when he was 66. The Los Angeles Times praised the film, which is based on André Aciman's novel , as "a powerfully erotic and affecting love story". (more...)
KIM In Talks To Replace SKREIN On HELLBOY KIM In Talks To Replace SKREIN On HELLBOY
- September 12, 2017

Almost two weeks after Ed Skrein announced that he would be stepping down from Neil Marshall's reboot of Hellboy amid a wave of controversy surrounding his casting as a Japanese-American character so that the "role can be cast appropriately", it appears Lionsgate has set their sights on a new actor for the part. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence: Darren Aronofsky is 'brilliant' Jennifer Lawrence: Darren Aronofsky is 'brilliant'
- September 12, 2017

She added: "You know, I've heard things and seen things on TV in my own country that devastate me and make me sick, and it's just really confusing". "So once he told me the ideas floating around in his head I said, 'Yes, '" she continued. (more...)
A day after pro-Dileep statements, Sreenivasan's house 'blackened' A day after pro-Dileep statements, Sreenivasan's house 'blackened'
- September 12, 2017

While Dileep has been filing bail plea one after another, and the court rejecting it thrice in a row, the support from industry does not seem to cease. Chandran, who gave his statement to the special investigation team (SIT) probing the case, said Dileep's fury had cost him his career. Sreenivasan does not live in the house which was attacked. (more...)
Halala! Trevor Noah wins his first Emmy Halala! Trevor Noah wins his first Emmy
- September 12, 2017

NBC's Saturday Night Live , which tied Netflix's Stranger Things and HBO's Westworld for most accolades at five, swept the Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series categories with Dave Chapelle winning for actor and Melissa McCarthy nabbing the actress award. (more...)
BTS to release collaboration with The Chainsmokers BTS to release collaboration with The Chainsmokers
- September 12, 2017

The song is titled " Best of Me' and will be an energetic track in a typical Chainsmokers style". Taggart worked with BTS' rappers, namely Rap Monster, Suga and J-Hope. 1 on the Billboard Single chart for 12 weeks previous year with "Closer". "Love these dudes! See you guys this summer", The Chainsmokers wrote sharing their group photos on Twitter. (more...)
FEMA puts to bed Hurricane Irma rumors on new web page FEMA puts to bed Hurricane Irma rumors on new web page
- September 12, 2017

The US Supreme Court ruled recently in the Trinity Lutheran case that religious outfits have a right equal to secular nonprofits to benefit from such programs. "To put it in perspective, over four days we received requests for over 340 housing units", Jones said . In Texas, where more than 500,000 people have registered for help from FEMA, there are concerns that Irma could hamper relief efforts. (more...)
Title IX: Now What? Title IX: Now What?
- September 12, 2017

They were obliged to investigate, rather than cover up, complaints and to offer protections to victims of sexual abuse. Among them was Meghan Downey, 22, a recent graduate from the College of William & Mary, who said she doesn't want the Trump administration to "attribute more validity to the voices of the accused". (more...)
WB Is Done with the Batman: Arkham Series, Voice Actor Says WB Is Done with the Batman: Arkham Series, Voice Actor Says
- September 12, 2017

But, no, there's no plan to do another one. Speaking at Comic Con , Konroy said (via Arkhamverse ), "You know, I can't believe that they're not gonna do another one, but they're not". Kevin Conroy is famous for having portrayed Batman for the longest time, ever since he lent his voice to the 1992 animated series before piping up in Batman : Arkham Asylum. (more...)
Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Holdings Increased by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Holdings Increased by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc
- September 11, 2017

BTIG Research boosted their target price on Seagate Technology PLC to $55.00 in a research report on Wednesday, January 25th. Seagate Technology Plc had 102 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Since May 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 sales for $1.34 million activity. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers ... (more...)
Taylor Morrison Home Corp (NYSE:TMHC) 2016 Q4 Sentiment Report
- September 11, 2017

The stock decreased 0.73% or $0.15 on September 6, reaching $19.83. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 1,021,480 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $21,778,000 after acquiring an additional 963,772 shares during the period. It has a 23.55 P/E ratio. Its segments include East, which includes Atlanta, Charlotte, North Florida, Raleigh, Southwest Florida and Tampa; Central, which includes Austin, Dallas, and Houston (each of the Dallas and Houston markets include both a Taylor ... (more...)
Russell Investments Group Ltd. Reduces Position in Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Russell Investments Group Ltd. Reduces Position in Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR)
- September 11, 2017

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 575.44 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. Q2 Holdings Inc (NYSE:QTWO) has risen 76.19% since September 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Utd Automobile Association holds 0% or 13,770 shares in its portfolio. Citigroup Inc stated it has 0% in MacroGenics Inc (NASDAQ:MGNX). 90,541 are held by Tiaa Cref Management Ltd Liability Company. (more...)
'Fox & Friends' host equates 9/11 memorials with Confederate statues 'Fox & Friends' host equates 9/11 memorials with Confederate statues
- September 11, 2017

During his discussion with Zinke, Kilmeade wondered if, one day, the memorial to the victims of United Airlines Flight 93 - a passenger plane forcibly flown into the ground by Americans after terrorists attempted to hijack the flight and presumably crash it into the White House - would be removed. (more...)
Blake Shelton Gwen Stefani Updates Blake Shelton Gwen Stefani Updates
- September 11, 2017

Today, the country star shared his new single " I'll Name the Dogs " and an accompanying music video . While the couple hasn't officially tied the knot quite yet, Blake's latest music video has those wedding rumors swirling quicker than ever - and for good reason! Shelton and Stefani's relationship began in 2015, shortly after they finalized their divorces with their respective ex-partners. (more...)
Mindy Kaling Is Pregnant with a Baby Girl! Mindy Kaling Is Pregnant with a Baby Girl!
- September 11, 2017

Even though Kaling's baby bump was barely noticeable for the first few weeks, the crew made sure to carefully place certain objects in the shot just in case the pregnancy was made obvious in the slightest. "I'm just thrilled out of my mind! It's a lot", he explained . "When she reminded us all of that, we cried in the final table read", he confessed. She said recently: "My professional life is the only thing that I feel I have a lot of control over - romantic stuff is a little bit more ... (more...)
Hemingway's six-toed cats survive Irma, still have nine lives Hemingway's six-toed cats survive Irma, still have nine lives
- September 11, 2017

The cats at the Ernest Hemingway home in Key West are reportedly safe after Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc in the Florida Keys on Sunday. "I believe that you're a great and honorable individual for attempting to remain there and spare the cats, and spare the house, and all that stuff", Hemingway told Sands. (more...)
9/11:The terrorist attack that sent shockwaves across the world 9/11:The terrorist attack that sent shockwaves across the world
- September 11, 2017

Some have married, re-married, given birth, graduated, gotten news jobs, while for some, life hasn't changed at all since September 11, 2001. Early that morning, 19 members of the Islamic extremist organization Al Qaeda, split into four teams, each with an experienced pilot, and hijacked four commercial flights - United Flight 93 from New Jersey, American Flight 77 from Washington DC, as well as United Flight 175 and American Flight 11 from Boston. (more...)
Hurricane Irma Continues To Force College Football To Move Its Schedule Around Hurricane Irma Continues To Force College Football To Move Its Schedule Around
- September 11, 2017

Miami and Florida State announced further changes on Saturday, with their scheduled game this month moving to October. Miami's game against Toledo, scheduled for September 23 at Hard Rock Stadium, is set for a 3:30 p.m. "Throughout the state of Florida and the needs that are there, these kinds of events put in perspective where football lies", ACC commissioner John Swofford told ESPN earlier this week. (more...)
Patty Jenkins Closes Deal to Direct 'Wonder Woman' Sequel Patty Jenkins Closes Deal to Direct 'Wonder Woman' Sequel
- September 11, 2017

The celebrated director has closed her deal, according to Variety . It has taken a surprisingly long time for Warner Bros.to finalize a deal for Patty Jenkins to come back and direct a second Wonder Woman movie. Maybe this is a good time to hold out hope that the Wonder Woman special features delves a little deeper into her chuckle-heavy on-set alter-ego when the film is finally released for retail. (more...)
'SNL' hosts Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy win Emmy Awards 'SNL' hosts Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy win Emmy Awards
- September 11, 2017

Chappelle along with Melissa McCarthy won for best guest actor and actress, thanks to their stops on SNL last season. Between riding around New York City on a podium, and screaming at people, McCarthy made a lasting impression with her impression of the former White House Press Secretary. (more...)
Son of ex-Fox News host Eric Bolling dies in Colorado Son of ex-Fox News host Eric Bolling dies in Colorado
- September 11, 2017

An official cause of death has not yet been released. The teen, a sophomore at the University of Colorado in Boulder, was found in his bed Friday afternoon. Huffington Post broke the story that the personality had sent female colleagues an "unsolicited" lewd photo. The network announced his departure last week. (more...)
Man arrested on suspicion of murder at Bestival Man arrested on suspicion of murder at Bestival
- September 11, 2017

Dorset police said that the alarm was raised at 1am by friends concerned for her welfare and her body was... Her family has been informed. Dorset Police said the 28-year-old man had been arrested " to enable officers to conduct an interview under caution to help establish the full circumstances ". (more...)
Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 Trailer Wants You to Be Happy Elsewhere Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 Trailer Wants You to Be Happy Elsewhere
- September 11, 2017

Indeed, why would you want it to? The comedy is returning after a six-year absence. Of course, HBO is using this creative intransigence as a selling point in the trailer (as well it should). Larry David is, unsurprisingly, still peeved and frustrated with everything and everyone in the upcoming ten-episode season. You think I exaggerate because it's only been six years since Curb Your Enthusiasm took an indefinite hiatus in 2011, but just remember - kids who were born when the series ... (more...)
Jim Carrey Fashion Week interview goes off the rails Jim Carrey Fashion Week interview goes off the rails
- September 11, 2017

Twirling around reporter Catt Sadler , Carrey started things off by letting her know, "there's no meaning to any of this". "There's no meaning to any of this". Jim Carrey summed up his Fashion Week experience in one word: meaningless. Carrey was dressed quite fly as he strutted around Sadler staring at her with an intense gaze while ranting about the meaninglessness of the event. (more...)
Angelina Jolie at The Breadwinner premiere for Toronto Film Festival Angelina Jolie at The Breadwinner premiere for Toronto Film Festival
- September 11, 2017

While her wedding page with Brad Pitt has not yet been definitively turned, it takes advantage of the weekend to take his clan on the red carpet - an exercise Shiloh , Pax , Zahara , Knox and Vivienne , accustomed to the tastes simple, seem to be appreciated to varying degrees, according to the few pitches that appeared to the photographers. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: First task of the Salman Khan show revealed! Bigg Boss 11: First task of the Salman Khan show revealed!
- September 11, 2017

Well, let's read the below section to know what is that task for details. The list of the contestants is also huge including TV actors Shilpa Shinde, Pearl V Puri, Niti Taylor, Nikitin Dheer and many more. Every contestant will be given some facility. All the house mates will have to work to enjoy the privilege. The first episode of Bigg Boss season 11 will be premiered on October 1. (more...)
Paul Hollywood Is Sorry He Dressed Like a Nazi Paul Hollywood Is Sorry He Dressed Like a Nazi
- September 11, 2017

He added that the picture was taken in 2003, when he and his companions were en route to a comedy-TV-show-themed New Year's Eve party, and that they were dressed up as characters from 'Allo 'Allo , a BBC sitcom set in German-occupied France during World War II. (more...)
Stephen King's 'It' smashes records with massive $117 million opening Stephen King's 'It' smashes records with massive $117 million opening
- September 11, 2017

Alongside Bill Skarsgard as the demonic clown, the film stars youngsters including Stranger Things' Finn Wolfhard, Midnight Special's Jaeden Lieberher and Sophia Lillis , who has been tipped as It's breakout star. That leaves Open Road's " Home Again " trailing far behind. For a movie that cost $35 million to make and was expected to make $75 million from the most generous predictions before this weekend, this is a huge opening for Warner Bros. (more...)
Bob Dylan will be first concert at DePaul's new Wintrust Arena Bob Dylan will be first concert at DePaul's new Wintrust Arena
- September 11, 2017

Dylan, 76, released his most recent album, Triplicate , in March. Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples will join forces to open the new Wintrust Arena near McCormick Place on October 27, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office announced Monday. Friday, Sept. 15, through LiveNation, and can be purchased online or by phone at 330-972-7595. The tickets will be available at Ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000, and the sweetFrog box office at Richmond Coliseum. (more...)
Trump declares major disaster in Puerto Rico from hurricane
- September 11, 2017

The White House also said the president also issued a disaster declaration on Puerto Rico on Sunday and expanded federal funding available to the US Virgin Islands in the wake of the hurricane. Instead, the White House released official photographs showing Mr Trump and his Cabinet members sitting around a conference room table on Saturday afternoon in what it said was a briefing on the "track and potential impact" of the hurricane. (more...)