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HBO Hackers Release Ransom Note and New Trove of Stolen Data HBO Hackers Release Ransom Note and New Trove of Stolen Data
- August 10, 2017

The latest release from the hacking group, which refers to itself as little.finger66, included technical data about HBO's internal network, administrator passwords, draft scripts from a number of Game of Thrones episodes - including the episode set to air Sunday - and communications from HBO's vice president for film programming, Leslie Cohen. (more...)
Rohit Shetty not anxious with the clash of Aamir's Secret Superstar Rohit Shetty not anxious with the clash of Aamir's Secret Superstar
- August 10, 2017

This will be first time that the 32-year-old actor will be playing a police officer. Incidentally, this will be the actor's first outing as a police officer. But then it is the cop's girlfriend who brings the transformation in him. After all, she had starred in Rohit's earlier film, Singham. Ranveer will start the shoot for Remake of temper after wrapping up Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boys with Alia Bhatt. (more...)
How I Met Your Mother sequel coming up for THIRD time How I Met Your Mother sequel coming up for THIRD time
- August 10, 2017

How I Met Your Mother may get a spinoff . This is actually the third attempt to develop the series but Walden said that the project will be "starting from scratch". There's good news for How I Met Your Mother fans today. CBS, however, passed on the pilot shelved " How I Met Your Dad ". Carter Bays, Craig Thomas, Pamela Fryman, Stephen Lloyd, Chris Harris, Chuck Tatham, Jamie Rhonheimer and Kourtney Kang were executive producers for Twentieth Century Fox Television. (more...)
Celebrity Big Brother 2017: Marissa Jade desperate to return to the house Celebrity Big Brother 2017: Marissa Jade desperate to return to the house
- August 10, 2017

However, she put on a courageous face for her departure, showcasing her incredible figure in a curve-hugging red dress as she made her way down the stairs for her post-eviction interview with host Emma Willis . But she said she would like to see Davies again after the show, warning he "might be a little bit intimidated" by her fellow Mob Wives . 'Sarah was down and out every day, I guess it's because she's portrayed as negative, she keeps to herself, she was complaining, she wasn't feeling ... (more...)
Vogue Paints Jennifer Lawrence For its September Cover Vogue Paints Jennifer Lawrence For its September Cover
- August 10, 2017

There was just stuff that I wished I'd looked into deeper before jumping on". I was in a crop top. I did not take off my shirt. The issue comes out at an interesting time for J-Law, who earlier this week was blamed by fans for the break-up of Anna Farris and Chris Pratt . (more...)
Diana show a ratings hit but TV critics are divided Diana show a ratings hit but TV critics are divided
- August 10, 2017

They are separate to the tapes made by her voice coach Peter Settelen, shown this morning on the UK's Channel 4 . The results make " Diana: In Her Own Words " the biggest show on Channel 4 since an episode of "Gogglebox" last April, and the best performing documentary on the channel since "Benefits Street" in early 2014. (more...)
Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom
- August 10, 2017

Riz Ahmed is said to be in early talks for a role, but the role is unknown. " Rogue One: A Star Wars" star Riz Ahmed is in negotiations with Sony to play a popular Marvel Comics character in Sony's Spider-Man spin-off 'The Venom '. (more...)
Women team up after man overbooks six dates in one night Women team up after man overbooks six dates in one night
- August 10, 2017

So she went inside to confront the playboy. Plyant went public with the awkward situation on Twitter , writing, "So 45 mins in, his next date shows up because he double books himself and he decides he's going to friendzone me to get out of the situation". (more...)
State Govt should step in: Activist on Vijay fans trolling woman journalist State Govt should step in: Activist on Vijay fans trolling woman journalist
- August 10, 2017

Meanwhile, actor Vijay, now shooting for his film "Mersal", said everybody had a right to criticise films. The actor released an official statement and said, "It is my view that no woman should be spoken of in a demeaning way for any reason or any time". (more...)
Separated shoulder forces Bayley out of WWE SummerSlam match vs. Alexa Bliss Separated shoulder forces Bayley out of WWE SummerSlam match vs. Alexa Bliss
- August 10, 2017

Bayley will, in any case, be on Raw today around evening time to address her future. The two winners from those matches will they face off in a singles match on August 13 to determine a new No. Kurt Angle booked two female triple threat matches for this week's edition of Raw . Assuming the injury is real, though, this is obviously frightful news for Bayley , who had a major opportunity ahead of her with a title match in her very first SummerSlam . (more...)
21st Century Fox's Sky Bid Facing Further Scrutiny by UK Regulator 21st Century Fox's Sky Bid Facing Further Scrutiny by UK Regulator
- August 10, 2017

An earlier report from Ofcom declared Fox and its ultimate owners within the Murdoch family trust to be "fit and proper" owners of the broadcaster. She has since received new submissions from third parties. "Any referral decision by the Secretary of State must be taken on the basis of a valid assessment of all the relevant evidence". CMA reviews can take up to six months to complete, meaning if the deal is subjected to a full competition probe, Murdoch's long-awaited takeover would not ... (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence says she's 'disappointed in herself' about 'Passengers' Jennifer Lawrence says she's 'disappointed in herself' about 'Passengers'
- August 10, 2017

Having your privacy violated constantly isn't a problem if you're flawless. "But if you're human, it's terrifying". Lawrence was part of a large-scale attack on the iCloud accounts of celebrities, after which nearly 500 private pictures were circulated online. (more...)
Holders England thrash Spain to begin defence of Women's Rugby World Cup Holders England thrash Spain to begin defence of Women's Rugby World Cup
- August 10, 2017

Despite dominating, the Americans only led 12- 7 at the break but eventually found their feet when Kris Thomas powered over for her second try of the game shortly after the restart for a 24-12 win. England will not be alarmed though. " Spain came at us and gave us some problems at times. It's pleasing to get that run out and get that training on the pitch", Hunter, last year's World Rugby player of the year, added. (more...)
Are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie about to reconcile? Are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie about to reconcile?
- August 10, 2017

I mean I stopped everything except boozing when I started my family. "I didn't even know I needed 'throw pillows.'" Decorating, house stuff, "that was always Brad's thing", she said. In a March interview , however, she talked about her future and didn't mention Pitt. Angelina hasn't been willing to share custody of the children, leaving Brad very isolated from his family. (more...)
The X-Files will focus on stand-alone stories in season 11 The X-Files will focus on stand-alone stories in season 11
- August 10, 2017

This was in response to questions about the muted response to the first season of the re-boot. We hope Carter and company move in the right direction looking ahead, and take action to show they're serious about the issue. "It's hard because I don't want to say they were disappointing because we have a lot of positive feedback as well, clearly 15-plus million viewers an episode", Walden said . (more...)
'Guardians' cast, director release retro music video 'Guardians' cast, director release retro music video
- August 10, 2017

With no other ways to have mixtapes coming from Meredith Quill, I thought it was actually pretty clever how James Gunn was able to introduce more songs into Guardians . 2 arriving on Blu-ray this month, our own Steve Weintraub sat down for a chat with Gunn yesterday and got a couple updates on plans for the third film and how the writing process is going. (more...)
Professor, Oxford employee arrested in California over IL stabbing
- August 10, 2017

Northwestern microbiologist Wyndham Lathem surrendered late Friday in the San Francisco area. The two men had been fugitives since the body of 26-year-old Trenton James Cornell-Duranleau was found in Lathem's Chicago apartment on July 27. (more...)
HBO renews 'Ballers' for Season 4, 'Insecure' for Season 3
- August 10, 2017

That means more Issa and more Molly and more Lawrence , and more of all of the other characters we've come to both love and loathe at the same damn time. Both shows have been doing exceedingly well, garnering their highest ratings to date during the first few episodes of the current seasons. Airing on Sundays at 10:30pm ET/PT, the cast includes Yvonne Orji , Jay Ellis and Lisa Joyce. (more...)
Carrie Fisher's daughter to inherit 'Star Wars' star's $25 million fortune Carrie Fisher's daughter to inherit 'Star Wars' star's $25 million fortune
- August 10, 2017

Beyond tangible items, Lourd has also been named the person responsible for Fisher's public image and likeness, as well as " The Last Jedi " star's intellectual property rights. Earlier this month, Lourd opened up about what life has been like without her mother and grandmother during an interview with American Horror Story star Sarah Paulson for Town & Country's September issue . (more...)
Mother 'Devastated' After Infant Son Suffocates in Car Seat at Caretaker's Home Mother 'Devastated' After Infant Son Suffocates in Car Seat at Caretaker's Home
- August 10, 2017

Mum Megan's attorney says she has been left "devastated" by her son's sudden death. Norris' mother, who works in the service industry, was at work at the time. She also says the household has been investigated in the past. "For the officers and investigators that were on the scene on Monday night, they were gracious, they were professional, and they made sure that she was taken care of and that she had what she needed". (more...)