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Gaga wins Grammy for ‘Shallow’; Hugh Jackman wins 1st Grammy Gaga wins Grammy for ‘Shallow’; Hugh Jackman wins 1st Grammy
- February 11, 2019

The telecast of the awards show is scheduled to run from 8:00 until 11:30 p.m. ET. The singer, who sent the tweets just hours before the highly anticipated release of her album Thank U, Next , is up for two awards this year: best pop solo performance for God Is a Woman , and best pop vocal album for Sweetener . (more...)
Grammys Producer Ken Ehrlich Deeply Hurt By Ariana Grande's Pointed Attack Grammys Producer Ken Ehrlich Deeply Hurt By Ariana Grande's Pointed Attack
- February 11, 2019

The 25-year-old caught wind of the comments Grammys executive producer, Ken Ehrlich made and called him a liar via Twitter. Her split with Davidson was factored heavily into the mix and, for a time, she considered omitting any reference to the SNL comedian, she says because she wanted "to be protective". (more...)
Janelle Monae Applauds Jump in Grammy Nominations for Women
- February 11, 2019

As far as performers go, fans of Ariana Grande might be disappointed to learn that she dropped out of the ceremony. The Grammys' tense relationship with the hip-hop community goes back decades. Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper 's hit " Shallow " from A Star Is Born picked up the 2019 Grammy Award for best song written for visual media at this year's ceremony. (more...)
Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum make weight for UFC 234 title bout Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum make weight for UFC 234 title bout
- February 11, 2019

Kelvin Gastelum , with a title belt draped over his shoulder, called himself "the champ" when speaking with media at UFC 234 on Sunday in Melbourne, Australia. Some might argue that Adesanya hasn't been truly tested yet, and needs to fight a genuine top-five contender like Luke Rockhold, Chris Weidman or Ronaldo Souza before he gets his title shot, but there is no doubt that his future is very bright in the UFC. (more...)
Brad Pitt spotted at ex-wife Jennifer Aniston’s 50th birthday Brad Pitt spotted at ex-wife Jennifer Aniston’s 50th birthday
- February 10, 2019

Get push notifications with news, features and more. Also in attendance to celebrate Jennifer turning 50 - her actual birthday is tomorrow, Monday 11th - were former Friends cast mates Courteney Cox and Reese Witherspoon , as well as Robert Downey Jr and George Clooney. (more...)
How to watch the Grammys How to watch the Grammys
- February 10, 2019

The nominations are dominated by Drake and Kendrick Lamar, with eight and seven nods, respectively. We learn that their refusal to perform is linked to the way the producers of the Grammy Awards treat the HipHop community. Singers J Balvin, Ricky Martin , Arturo Sandoval, and Young Thug and Camila Cabello are expected to open the awards night with a special performance. (more...)
Princess Charlotte Has a Surprising Favorite Food Princess Charlotte Has a Surprising Favorite Food
- February 10, 2019

Verifying the statement, Matthew Kleiner-Mann, chief executive of the Ivy Learning Trust, told royal reporters that "they made cheesy pasta the other day. "The Duchess was really interested in how it worked, how Place2Be worked in a school environment and how it helps all children, not just those specifically having dealings with them day to day", he continued. (more...)
San Diego Fleet Quarterback Mike Bercovici Suffers Brutal Hit During AAF Opener San Diego Fleet Quarterback Mike Bercovici Suffers Brutal Hit During AAF Opener
- February 10, 2019

There were several intriguing factors about the AAF such as former National Football League front office members and players like Bill Polian , Hines Ward and Troy Polamalu, who are key members in the creation and operation of the league. Sports TV Ratings said the first game on CBS ‏averaged 2.913 million viewers between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. The AAF has already found multiple broadcast partners for the 2019 season. (more...)
Update on Matches Advertised for the WWE Fastlane PPV Update on Matches Advertised for the WWE Fastlane PPV
- February 10, 2019

Previous reports indicated that Daniel Bryan would defend his title against AJ Styles at Fastlane. Flair vs. Lynch at this point looks like a natural bout that has to occur before we get to what is reportedly still planned to be a triple threat match at WrestleMania between Flair, Lynch, and WWE RAW Women's Champion Ronda Rousey. (more...)
How Justin Bieber first proposed to Hailey Baldwin How Justin Bieber first proposed to Hailey Baldwin
- February 10, 2019

I wanted to rededicate myself to God in that way because I really felt it was better for the condition of my soul. I just gave him a hug. Over the years, Hailey Baldwin has been a positive influence in Justin Bieber's life. I'm not writing this for a pity party or for sympathy but just to simply say, I'm a human. He added: "I've been successful since I was 13, so I didn't really have a chance to find who I was apart from what I did". (more...)
Alia Bhatt reacts to Kangana Ranaut calling her Alia Bhatt reacts to Kangana Ranaut calling her "Karan Johar’s puppet"
- February 10, 2019

When asked to react to the same, Alia Bhatt said she would personally apologise to Kangana . "I haven't seen the film yet but my friends in the USA recommended me to watch it asap so perhaps I will soon. However, this did not go down well with the Queen star, who reportedly told the budding actor to "grow a spine". However, Kangana, upon learning Alia's reaction, came down heavily on her and asked Alia to grow a spine and support a film about women empowerment and nationalism. (more...)
Chucky is Back as the First Trailer for 'Child's Play' Reboot Drops Chucky is Back as the First Trailer for 'Child's Play' Reboot Drops
- February 10, 2019

The upcoming version of the movie slightly alters Chucky's background, however, as he is still a doll, albeit run by artificial intelligence gone wild. Mancini himself has already made his objections to the new Child's Play very clear via social media, and in the wake of the first trailer dropping, actress Jennifer Tilly has taken the opportunity to share her own less-than-ecstatic response. (more...)
Tributes are pouring in for United Kingdom rapper Cadet, following his death Tributes are pouring in for United Kingdom rapper Cadet, following his death
- February 10, 2019

Cadet was a fan-favourite in the United Kingdom rap and grime scenes, building an impressive following through his freestyle videos on YouTube and social media, before releasing his mixtape The Commitment in 2016. Rest in Paradise to UK Rap Superstar Callmecadet . "All our love & stength towards the Johnson family and his supporters". Staffordshire Police said a two-car collision occurred at about 1:30 a.m.in the village of Betley, 150 miles northwest of London , wherein a 28-year-old ... (more...)
Hindi film actor Mahesh Anand found dead at his home Hindi film actor Mahesh Anand found dead at his home
- February 10, 2019

After a long gap of over 15 years, he was recently seen in Pahlaj Nihalani's Rangeela Rajaa with Govinda, released in January this year. Mahesh Anand, who essayed negative roles in a number of Bollywood movies, was on Saturday found dead at his home in Mumbai under mysterious circumstances. (more...)
DANAI GURIRA Leaving THE WALKING DEAD DANAI GURIRA Leaving THE WALKING DEAD
- February 10, 2019

The second half of The Walking Dead Season 9 starts Sunday, following news that series star Danai Gurira , who plays Michonne, will leave the Walking Dead flagship show after briefly appearing in a smattering of Season 10 episodes. Her 2012 play The Convert, which starred her Black Panther co-star Letitia Wright, recently ended a run in London. The actress, playwright and social activist will then likely segue to the three Walking Dead movies that AMC is planning with former leading ... (more...)
Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker ruled out for title defense fight Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker ruled out for title defense fight
- February 10, 2019

A devastated Whittaker was set to undergo surgery on Sunday after the hernia left him vomiting the night before. A non-title middleweight bout between rising star Israel Adesanya (15-0) and Anderson Silva (34-8) will now headline UFC 234, which sold out in minutes when tickets first went on sale. (more...)
Twitter Wild as Kanye West's Signature Allegedly Forged to Scam Fashion Designer Twitter Wild as Kanye West's Signature Allegedly Forged to Scam Fashion Designer
- February 09, 2019

The publication notes that the identity theft was undertaken by one of Kanye's former friends and an associate of G.O.O.D. Music. Philipp Plein now has two problems; he's not getting a Kanye West appearance and he's out of almost $1 mil. (more...)
Kendrick Lamar, Drake & Childish Gambino Turned Down Performing At The Grammys Kendrick Lamar, Drake & Childish Gambino Turned Down Performing At The Grammys
- February 09, 2019

Ehrlich told The New York Times he offered rappers Drake , Lamar and Childish Gambino possible performance slots on Sunday night's show and was rebuffed. In fact, she's nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album for Reputation . According to the publication's source, the "Thank U, Next" singer "felt insulted after producers initially refused to allow her to perform "7 Rings", which is her latest chart-topping single". (more...)
Jack Clarke: Leeds United teenager taken to hospital after Middlesbrough draw
- February 09, 2019

He was swiftly given oxygen and after a lengthy and concerning spell of treatment was taken on a stretcher to the dressing room. "What we know is that he didn't feel well", he said. Patrick Bamford returning to his former club - for whom he scored a hat-trick against Leeds previous year - fired wide from four yards out with the goal gaping. (more...)
BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination
- February 09, 2019

More recent figures are not yet available, but the newest intake, in December 2018 - including actors such as Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Warwick Davis and Hayley Squires - appeared to continue the trend. Singer was sacked as the director of " Bohemian Rhapsody " three weeks before filming was complete, a move which coincided with a lawsuit filed by a Seattle man who claims Singer raped him in 2003, when he was 17-years-old. (more...)
Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Kate Miller Heidke to represent Australia Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Kate Miller Heidke to represent Australia
- February 09, 2019

He was selected during Eurovision: You Decide on BBC Two after making the final three decided by a panel of judges and then winning the public vote. BDS argues that global artists should avoid touring Israel due to its occupation of Palestinian territories. While the movement has successfully called on acts like Lorde to pull out of Israeli concert dates , an SBS spokesperson told PEDESTRIAN the network would carry on with its planned broadcast of May's Tel Aviv event. (more...)
Real-life model for Rocket Racoon, Oreo The Racoon, has passed away Real-life model for Rocket Racoon, Oreo The Racoon, has passed away
- February 09, 2019

He may not return to direct Guardians of the Galaxy 3 - he was sacked past year due to some questionable tweets from 2008 - but James Gunn's presence will still be keenly felt in the cosmic threequel. But, despite its supposed quality - it has apparently made people quite emotional - it's still a bittersweet opportunity for Pratt and the rest of the cast and crew to take it forward without Gunn. (more...)
Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Buckingham undergoes open heart surgery Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Buckingham undergoes open heart surgery
- February 09, 2019

His wife, Kristen Buckingham, revealed his hospitalization and progress in a post on social media Friday. "While it is unclear if this damage is permanent, we are hopeful it is not". Two days later, he was dropped from the band's 2018/19 tour after what Buckingham said was a dispute with his former girlfriend, band member Stevie Nicks. (more...)
Chad Michael Murray has officially joined Riverdale in the most unexpected role Chad Michael Murray has officially joined Riverdale in the most unexpected role
- February 09, 2019

For someone viewers have yet to meet, Edgar has already proven himself a surprisingly influential force in the world of Riverdale . Alice Cooper (Mädchen Amick), Betty's mother, ingratiated herself to Edgar and began following his teachings, despite Betty's warnings that the Farm sounded like the Heaven's Gate cult in the 1970s. (more...)
Jay Z Hires 21 Savage A Lawyer Jay Z Hires 21 Savage A Lawyer
- February 09, 2019

It was previously reported that ICE took Savage into custody at the time, but the documents do not mention ICE. Police say 21 Savage is a British national who is in the United States illegally since his Visa expired in 2005. In a statement , Kuck said, "Like nearly two million of his immigrant child peers, (he) was left without immigration status as a young child with no way to fix his immigration status". (more...)
Chris Brown and Offset Are Fighting On Instagram And It's Absolutely Hilarious Chris Brown and Offset Are Fighting On Instagram And It's Absolutely Hilarious
- February 09, 2019

Offset reiterates that 21 Savage's situation isn't amusing now that he is facing deportation from the United States. Another follower wants these two to make up: 'How about y'all squash it....and make a record and video about something positive for black history month... (more...)
‘Wicked’ movie musical to fly into theaters Christmas 2021 ‘Wicked’ movie musical to fly into theaters Christmas 2021
- February 09, 2019

The winds have changed again for the long-awaited movie version of the hit musical " Wicked ". It had originally been on the schedule for this December. The original Broadway production won three Tony Awards and six Drama Desk Awards, while its original cast album received a Grammy Award. None of the cast members have been announced yet, but the film is reportedly set to include two new (and we'd imagine very catchy) songs. (more...)
Former NY Times editor acknowledges sourcing errors in book Former NY Times editor acknowledges sourcing errors in book
- February 09, 2019

On Wednesday , Vice News Tonight correspondent Michael C. Moynihan revealed via Twitter several examples of apparent plagiarism in Merchants of Truth , comparing passages of the book to passages from publications such as The New Yorker and The Columbia Journalism Review . (more...)
Kendall Jenner & Ben Simmons Have PDA Packed Date Night In NYC
- February 09, 2019

She says when asked if her mom Kris likes him: "I think so". Kendall also said she's not aware of Kylie getting engaged at the Super Bowl. "Not that I know of", Jenner said. The rapper also shared how it felt as their relationship evolved from when they first started seeing each other in April 2017. Then the second week you're like, 'Whoa, I'm still talking to her, she's responding, I'm responding. (more...)
Kanye West reportedly ‘returns’ Kim Kardashian’s $14M Christmas gift Kanye West reportedly ‘returns’ Kim Kardashian’s $14M Christmas gift
- February 09, 2019

Other sources told Us Weekly the baby, a boy, could be due as soon as May. The reality star spoke to Jimmy Fallon about how she splits her time between her three children and rejoiced about her eldest two children learning to get along . (more...)

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