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Union for GM workers 'prepared for inevitable' as strike deadline draws near Union for GM workers 'prepared for inevitable' as strike deadline draws near
- September 22, 2016

EDT (0400 GMT) Tuesday, by which time workers would go on strike if the parties do not reach a deal. But if workers at its Ingersoll, Ont., CAMI plant support the strike and refuse to install engines and transmissions diverted from US or Mexican plants, it would be more damaging for GM. (more...)
Radhika Apte says she likes short films more than feature films Radhika Apte says she likes short films more than feature films
- September 22, 2016

Usually with the presence of a known face for a film the makers are able to create more buzz about the project. The actress added that if Sujoy Ghosh calls her to act in short films, she will definitely find time to act in it even though she is having a busy schedule. (more...)
Virginia Tech falls in Battle at Bristol to Tennessee
- September 22, 2016

Tennessee responded by scoring 31 straight points, including 24 in the second period. 156,990 people watched this football game on Saturday night. But there were also eight penalties for 101 yards, occasionally in bunches. In the first quarter , the Hokies offense achieved 10 first downs. We knew that we were going to have to score more than 14 points if we wanted to win this ballgame. (more...)
Rami Malek Wins Emmy For Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Rami Malek Wins Emmy For Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
- September 22, 2016

Limited Series: "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story". By network, HBO was on top with 22, and FX was second with 18, followed by Netflix with 9. "I am honored to be recognized with such a distinguished and accomplished group of actors", Malek added. "I feel so lucky to be on a show that puts women at the center", Maslany said from the stage. (more...)
Daniel Radcliffe on Hollywood Racism: 'It's Pretty Undeniable' Daniel Radcliffe on Hollywood Racism: 'It's Pretty Undeniable'
- September 22, 2016

Now, Harry Potter's childhood home at 4 Privet Drive is on the market. Speaking on BBC's The Victoria Derbyshire Show, he added: "Jennifer Lawrence was the person who wrote that letter and started that whole conversation". "It is sad, but there is a kind of line where people say, 'Oh no, people won't buy him as straight anymore'". "I feel like Trump is going to hate being president. (more...)
Is SIMON COWELL about to save the Great British Bake Off? Is SIMON COWELL about to save the Great British Bake Off?
- September 22, 2016

Nothing fills our heart with quite the same amount of joy as a baker's face when they get a Paul Hollywood handshake, or makes us as anxious as finding out if a hand-raised pork pie has managed to escape having a soggy bottom. Standing alongside Danni Minogue, Martin Kemp, Gary Barlow and fellow presenter Graham Norton, the show will travel the country looking to find five male singers to star in a Take That stage show. (more...)
Eli to Cruz sets up Giants win again, 16-13 over Saints
- September 22, 2016

Brees passed Dan Marino for third place on the NFL's career passing yardage list on Sunday (Sept. 18), after throwing for 263 yards. "I mean, there are different things that you can come together on, but as a team and as a defense, we are all together because we all have the same mindset and same goal". (more...)
Authorities search for 2 inmates who escaped Missouri jail Authorities search for 2 inmates who escaped Missouri jail
- September 21, 2016

An officer spotted the escapees with a woman driver, Marlee Davy, in a vehicle on Sunday afternoon but they got away by throwing things at the pursuing officer, causing his car's tire to blow out. Sherrell was being held on suspicion of drug possession and interfering with an arrest. Long says Sherrell has short brown hair and green eyes, with multiple tattoos on his body. (more...)
Anthony Bourdain and Ottavia Busia call it quits Anthony Bourdain and Ottavia Busia call it quits
- September 21, 2016

Traveling foodie and TV host Anthony Bourdain has separated from Ottavia Busia , his wife of nine years, People reports. In a statement to Page Six , Busia said Bourdain's "Parts Unknown" work schedule, which has him traveling all over the world to film his culinary adventures, strained the relationship. (more...)
Kerry Washington Talks 'Anxiety' About Second Pregnancy, Keeping Baby Gender a Secret Kerry Washington Talks 'Anxiety' About Second Pregnancy, Keeping Baby Gender a Secret
- September 21, 2016

Washington slayed the game arrived on the red carpet in a perfectly form-fitted, strapless, custom Brandon Maxwell gown with cutouts. I just think her natural hair is so handsome. it brings up a little bit of anxiety", she explained. "But its fantastic. Im really happy". Actress Kerry Washington's maternity style was on-point on the 2016 Emmys red carpet. (more...)
Angela Lansbury revives 'Beauty and the Beast' role in NY Angela Lansbury revives 'Beauty and the Beast' role in NY
- September 21, 2016

Potts in the 1991 animated classic. . Lansbury then joined him on stage and, with Menken accompanying her on piano, sang the film's iconic title song. None of the three voice actors have met their live-action counterparts, although White agrees that it's "going to be wonderful". Disney's new, live-action version of the classic cartoon wrapped over the summer, with Emma Watson playing Belle and "Downton Abbey" star Dan Stevens as the Beast . (more...)
Bridget Jones's Baby begins life at top of United Kingdom box office Bridget Jones's Baby begins life at top of United Kingdom box office
- September 21, 2016

The film is the third in the Bridget Jones series and the first since 2004's The Edge of Reason. American audiences weren't so curious about the mystery father of Bridget Jones's Baby after all. A trio of newcomers failed to fly close to the haul earned by Sully , which stands at US$70.5 million after two weeks. A remarkable debut saw the movie earn $10.56 million (£8.1 million), beating another long awaited sequel Blair Witch into second with takings of $1.25 million (£959,000). (more...)
Rami Malek Opens His Emmys Acceptance With A Perfect 'Mr. Robot' Reference Rami Malek Opens His Emmys Acceptance With A Perfect 'Mr. Robot' Reference
- September 20, 2016

Malek began starring in Mr Robot in 2015, a role that has also netted him a Critics' Choice Award. "But I want to honor the Elliot's because there's a little bit of Elliot in all of us, isn't there?" The 35-year-old is the first non-white actor in 18 years to win best actor in a drama at the Emmys . (more...)
'Game of Thrones' Stars Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner Got Matching Tattoos 'Game of Thrones' Stars Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner Got Matching Tattoos
- September 20, 2016

Earlier this week, Maisie and Sophie got matching tattoos, to celebrate the love the two share for each other and fans have not stopped talking about it ever since. Sophie explained that the ink marks the day she and Maisie found out they got their roles in GoT and became Stark sisters. The Game Of Thrones actress unveiled her new look at the Emmy Awards last night. (more...)
Pro-Life Leaders Remember Phyllis Schlafly: "She's the Reason the GOP is Pro-Life"
- September 20, 2016

What I heard and saw could fill volumes but one thing came through over and over in all she said and did: she loved people. "Mrs. Schlafly fought feminists and three presidents to bring the Equal Rights Movement to a screeching halt". Schlafly, who spoke at the annual SFLA national conferences and who was a mentor to Ms. Hawkins as well. I remember feminists wondering at the time if Schlafly had ever taken a plane ride and used one of those dreaded unisex bathrooms. (more...)
Veep wins best comedy at 2016 Emmys Veep wins best comedy at 2016 Emmys
- September 20, 2016

Julia Louis-Dreyfus made history when she picked up her 5th consecutive Emmy at today's award show. Louis-Dreyfus, who plays the vainglorious USA president Selina Meyer on HBO's " Veep ", apologized for what she called "the current political climate". (more...)
Sarah Paulson Publicly Apologizes To Marcia Clark At The Emmys
- September 20, 2016

The 41-year-old used her acceptance speech at the awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday (18Sep16) to simultaneously thank Clark and say sorry for judging the lawyer during the former American football player's trial in 1995. So I just kept thinking, 'God, I hope this doesn't hurt Marcia any further. As the O.J. Simpson murder trial played out in a courtroom in California and on TV screens across America, Johnnie Cochran dismissed Marcia Clark as " hysterical ". (more...)
Will politics, social issues influence Emmy Awards outcome?
- September 19, 2016

Because as rightly reminds Vanity Fair, Game of Thrones now has 35 statuettes and this number is expected to increase a little more with the Primetime Emmy Awards last night. And even then, Netflix's showing a year ago was a far cry from the seven Emmy Awards (on 31 nominations ) it took home in 2014 . The show is nominated for Outstanding Drama Series , and several of its actors also received nominations . (more...)
WADA confirms another hacking of its athletes database
- September 19, 2016

The worldwide anti-doping agency WADA is now facing hacking attacks that have brought confidential medical data of athletes into the public domain. "WADA has no doubt that these ongoing attacks are being carried out in retaliation against the Agency, and the global anti-doping system, because of our independent Pound and McLaren investigations that exposed state-sponsored doping in Russia ", Niggli said. (more...)
'Sound of Music' actress Charmian Carr dies at 73 'Sound of Music' actress Charmian Carr dies at 73
- September 19, 2016

Charmian Carr, the actress best known for portraying the eldest Von Trapp daughter in Rogers & Hammerstein's " The Sound of Music ", has died. After leaving a career in acting, Carr started a interior design business, Charmian Carr Design. (more...)
Sully soars over Bridget Jones at US box office
- September 19, 2016

Sully will close its second week in release with a return trip to the top spot in the box office, but that's not necessarily bad news for newcomer Blair Witch . Pulling in third, and also delivering a disappointing domestic opening, is Universal's Bridget Jones's Baby with an estimated $8.2 million. Blair Witch certainly isn't a financial disaster, having cost $5 million to make. (more...)
Former Sussex Great British Bake Off contestants in shock over show's changes Former Sussex Great British Bake Off contestants in shock over show's changes
- September 19, 2016

And added that his friends and show presenters Mel Giedroyc, 48, and Sue Perkins, 46, were right to stick with the corporation rather than head for a big money deal. But when they were unable to reach agreement on future series, Bake Off risked coming off free-to-air television altogether. The first Bake Off programme set to be broadcast on Channel 4 will be a celebrity version of the show in 2017, in aid of Stand Up To Cancer. (more...)
Kanye West joins Instagram Kanye West joins Instagram
- September 19, 2016

Despite vowing never to create an Instagram account, Kanye West has finally joined the party by creating account on the popular social media app. Of course, we're not sure if he'll ever surpass wife Kim Kardashian's impressive 82.7 million followers, but God knows he'll try. (more...)
'Blair Witch' is sequel that should've been left dead and buried 'Blair Witch' is sequel that should've been left dead and buried
- September 19, 2016

Somehow Lionsgate was able to accomplish the impossible, filming a followup to one of the most well-known horror movies of all time without anyone finding out. There are only a few surprises here and they are not that fantastic. The premise is still the same. Blair Witch relies a little too heavily in its first half on jump scares in order to try and keep the audience engaged. (more...)
Emmy Awards 2016: Who Will Win? Who SHOULD Win?
- September 18, 2016

The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will honour the best of American television on Sunday, and networks have been inundating media and Television Academy members with pleas for their shows. All together, GoT has earned a total of 23 nominations, including Best Writing, Special Visual Effects, Directing for a Drama Series, and so on and so forth. (more...)