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Amy Schumer to Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Play Amy Schumer to Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Play
- August 09, 2017

And while Schumer is best known as a comedian, her career is rooted in theater; she trained as an actor, and before striking it big in stand-up, made a critically well-received turn in the Off-Broadway play "Keeping Abreast". And when I started to think about who everybody is (in the play), that's when it got worthy. Meteor Shower is set to debut on November 29th, although there will be previews available starting on November 1st. (more...)
Who Did Usher Give Herpes to? Former Partner Quantasia Sharpton Comes Forward Who Did Usher Give Herpes to? Former Partner Quantasia Sharpton Comes Forward
- August 09, 2017

A plaintiff in a lawsuit filed against singer Usher spoke publicly on Monday, detailing the circumstances that lead to sex with the musician when she was 19. "Enjoying [her] last couple of hours as a regular girl", she posted under the alias Angel Valentino on Facebook , just hours before her press conference with Bloom. (more...)
Chester Bennington's friends remember late rocker's final days Chester Bennington's friends remember late rocker's final days
- August 05, 2017

The Linkin Park frontman was a close friend of Chris Cornell , who died by suicide May 18. It's the same song that Bennington performed at Chris Cornell's funeral. The opening line, "I don't like my mind right now" - like, that is me 24 hours a day. "It doesn't have to be". The singer has had a history of alcohol and drug abuse. (more...)
Sean Spicer already has a new job Sean Spicer already has a new job
- August 05, 2017

Following his resignation, Spicer met with NBC, CBS, and Fox News, presumably about potential new roles at each of those networks. Barnett represented clients such as Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. While it is not yet clear why Spicer said no to the offer, Twitteratti had a field day. He's reportedly not a very good dancer and would nearly certainly have not made it past the first few rounds, but if anyone is used to embarrassing themselves in front of millions of Americans, ... (more...)
Sessions vows crackdown on 'culture of leaks' in Washington
- August 05, 2017

The Department of Justice told Albuquerque and three other cities that they needed to comply with federal immigration enforcement requirements or risk federal law enforcement funding for a new program to fight increased crime. "We must balance the press's role with protecting national security, the lives of those who serve in the intelligence community, the armed forces and all law-abiding Americans". (more...)
Nepotism doesn't exist in Bollywood: Shah Rukh Khan Nepotism doesn't exist in Bollywood: Shah Rukh Khan
- August 04, 2017

While looking for the ring, will Harry and Sejal find their solace in each other? While on the hand Sejal experiences new found freedom, security, and solace in Harry's company. According to Akshaye, the movie will release in 2500-3000 screens. It is indeed a matter of pride for Manglmurti Films to have taken up the responsibility of distributing one of the biggest films of the year. (more...)
Royals mark 100 years since Passchendaele Royals mark 100 years since Passchendaele
- August 02, 2017

The Prince of Wales, the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall, and Theresa May are now heading to Ypres for events to mark the occasion. "Today, said with gravity, the future king of England in power, the Menin Gate lists the almost 54,000 names of men who had not returned, the missing who have no known grave". (more...)
Princess Diana seen in rare footage on People/ABC special Princess Diana seen in rare footage on People/ABC special
- August 02, 2017

The tapes - recorded by Diana's speech coach Peter Settelen - have never before been broadcast on British television - and some of the footage is being shown for the first time. And Diana was given little hope when the Queen told her quite simply: Prince Charles is hopeless. Diana and Charles married in 1981 and divorced in 1996 after having William and Harry . (more...)
Reince Priebus out, John Kelly in as White House chief of staff Reince Priebus out, John Kelly in as White House chief of staff
- August 01, 2017

In that report , Scaramucci seemed to accuse Priebus of leaking information to the media and called him a "paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac". Priebus and senior advisers Steve Bannon and Jared Kushner have found themselves at odds repeatedly as they sought to sway the president on messaging, policy priorities, and legislative tactics during a half-year in which Republicans have repeatedly failed to repeal Obamacare, break ground on a U.S. (more...)
Beyonce And Jay Z Reportedly Hire 6 Nannies For Their Twins Beyonce And Jay Z Reportedly Hire 6 Nannies For Their Twins
- July 31, 2017

Beyonce shared the first picture of Rumi and Sir Carter earlier this month. Despite this, Beyonce remains grateful to the support network that surrounds her. "But Jay hasn't stopped there, he has also been spending a ton of time with Blue during the day and their relationship has grown since the new babies arrived". (more...)
"Atomic Blonde" Both Excites and Confuses
- July 29, 2017

As Theron said during the panel, she sought out the movie herself because she wanted a very specific movie to play with, a movie where she could play a character who was "unapologetic and can play by the same rules as men". And she's at her most engaging when paired with the livewire McAvoy, whose Percival has cultivated a wildman persona labeled "feral" by one of their handlers, but which causes Broughton, annoyed by the put-on, to snap, "Drop the "I don't know which way is up" act ... (more...)
'Titanic' stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and Billy Zane reunite at gala 'Titanic' stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and Billy Zane reunite at gala
- July 28, 2017

In the film, Winslet's character leaves fiance Cal Hockley (played by Zane) after meeting scrappy, working class artist Jack and falling for him aboard the doomed luxury liner. There was also Madonna present at the event, as well as other Hollywood celebrities as Adrien Brody, Tobey Maguire , Anne Hidalgo, Doutzen Kroes, Taylor Hill, Imaan Hammam and Gerard Butler. (more...)
Frank Sinatra's fourth wife Barbara dies at age 90 Frank Sinatra's fourth wife Barbara dies at age 90
- July 26, 2017

In March, KESQ reported that the Center had raised $250,000 in conjunction with Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She is survived by her son Robert Oliver Marx, his wife Hillary Roberts and Sinatra's granddaughter Carina Blakeley Marx. "Barbara started raising funds for [the center] in 1985 with Frank's support", Thoresen told The Desert Sun . She was born Barbara Blakeley in Bosworth Missouri in 1927. (more...)
China demands India pulls back troops in border dispute China demands India pulls back troops in border dispute
- July 25, 2017

The Indian Army is ready for a long haul in holding onto its position in the Dokalam area near the Bhutan tri-junction, notwithstanding China ratcheting up rhetoric against India demanding pulling back of its troops. "We urge the Indian side not to take any chances and hold any illusions", he said, adding that China had strengthened its capabilities in safeguarding its national sovereignty over the past 90 years. (more...)
Home Alone actor John Heard dies Home Alone actor John Heard dies
- July 24, 2017

Becoming a familiar face in many homes thanks to his role in Mom, I missed the plane, John Heard had also participated in some other big budget films such as Big, with Tom Hanks or The Pelican affair to the side By Julia Roberts. One of his favorite jobs came in the 2013 television movie " Sharknado ", in which a storm swamps Los Angeles with sharks. Stern, a Maryland native, also shared that he and his wife, Lauren Mattos were plagued by financial troubles early on in his career, ... (more...)
Salvador Dali's moustache 'remains intact' 28 years after his death Salvador Dali's moustache 'remains intact' 28 years after his death
- July 22, 2017

The exhumation on Thursday followed longstanding claims by Pilar Abel , a 61-year-old tarot card reader, who says her mother had an affair with Dali in the town. The Salvador Dali Foundation, which manages the late artist's estate, tried unsuccessfully to fight off the exhumation with a court appeal. The Salvador Dali Foundation which manages the estate says it was worth almost 400 million euros ($460 million) at the end of 2016. (more...)
Disney criticised for Jasmine casting in new Aladdin Disney criticised for Jasmine casting in new Aladdin
- July 18, 2017

Scott on the other hand was a star in the latest Power Rangers movie and also had a role in movies like The Martian , Terra Nova , and Disney movie Lemonade Mouth . The Coptic Egyptian-Canadian actor is recognized for his roles in television series Open Heart and Saving Hope . Scott, who will portray Princess Jasmine , is born to a British actor and an Indian mother. (more...)
Mithali Raj Hits Fine Century vs New Zealand Mithali Raj Hits Fine Century vs New Zealand
- July 16, 2017

The Indian team now have two current world record holders with pacer Jhulan Goswami being the leading wicket-taker in 50-over cricket. Amy Satterthwaite's 26 was the only score past 12 as New Zealand's middle order batters offered little resistance, which Bates concedes has been a problem throughout the tournament. (more...)
Doctor Who: 13th Doctor to be revealed this Saturday Doctor Who: 13th Doctor to be revealed this Saturday
- July 15, 2017

With Capaldi we got instant classics like Heaven Sent, Listen , and Face the Raven . The new Doctor will be the 13th incarnation of the character and will replace Peter Capaldi , who will wrap up his third series in the roll with the upcoming Christmas special . (more...)
Harry Styles skips Dunkirk bash to party with pals... after Harry Styles skips Dunkirk bash to party with pals... after
- July 15, 2017

Interviewer Maude Garrett asked if they had formed a "brotherly bond" while doing the press tour together and joked that the two looked like they were about to hold hands. You do the audition and go home and obsess over whether people liked you or not'. As for his acting skills, Christopher said, "I think what Harry does is extremely subtle because it's very real". (more...)
Kesha Is Proud To Be A 'Woman' Kesha Is Proud To Be A 'Woman'
- July 14, 2017

Kesha had been trying to get out of her contract with Sony and Dr. Luke , whom she alleges drugged her, in addition to sexually and verbally assaulting her, during her time recording with him at Sony. That is power. I just really f*cking love being a woman and I wanted an anthem for anyone else who wants to yell about being self-sufficient and strong. (more...)
Blue Bell celebrates National Ice Cream Day with new flavor Blue Bell celebrates National Ice Cream Day with new flavor
- July 14, 2017

On Sunday, July 16, creameries across the country are celebrating National Ice Cream Day . Sweet 'n Salty Crunch hits store shelves this week and will be available in the half gallon and pint sizes for a limited time. on July 14. Dippin' Dots: Participating locations will offer free mini cups over a two-hour window, which will vary by location. In case you didn't know, in 1984 President Ronald Reagan designated July as National Ice Cream Month and the third Sunday of the month as ... (more...)
Rob Kardashian angered Brody Jenner for insulting Caitlyn Jenner Rob Kardashian angered Brody Jenner for insulting Caitlyn Jenner
- July 14, 2017

Rob and Chyna can still co-parent their daughter because the judge said "the court is not in the business of separating biological parents from their children". Apparently, Blac Chyna is hoping to find someone who is confident and willing to love her family and friends. I know how I am. I don't know. In sports we never pick teams so I will watch. (more...)
Blac Chyna Wins Restraining Order Against Rob Kardashian Blac Chyna Wins Restraining Order Against Rob Kardashian
- July 12, 2017

Blac Chyna is not anxious about Rob Kardashian being around their daughter. Last week, though, Kardashian crossed a line when he posted several pornographic videos on Instagram of Blac Chyna as retaliation for her alleged cheating. (more...)
Michael Mando Teases The Scorpion From Spider-Man: Homecoming Michael Mando Teases The Scorpion From Spider-Man: Homecoming
- July 10, 2017

A box-office hero, Spider-Man is home again. Among holdovers, Universal and Illumination Entertainment's Despicable Me 3 fell to second place with $34 million from 4,535 theaters for a 10-day domestic total of $149.2 million and global tally well north of $300 million. (more...)