Arts&Culture


Hulu Cracks 17 Million Subscribers, Thanks to Handmaid's Tale and Network Hits Hulu Cracks 17 Million Subscribers, Thanks to Handmaid's Tale and Network Hits
- January 10, 2018

TV homes - with Hulu with Live TV could earn $474.3 million a year in ad revenue and $2.27 billion in annual subscriber revenue. "We took several major steps to become a 21 century direct-to-consumer media company, evolving into both an aggressive SVOD business and a formidable new live TV provider", said Hulu CEO Randy Freer in a written statement. (more...)
Deadpool Director Tim Miller Working On Solo Kitty Pryde Movie At Fox Deadpool Director Tim Miller Working On Solo Kitty Pryde Movie At Fox
- January 10, 2018

Even a James Franco-starring Multiple Man movie is now in the works. Much like Marvel Studios, Fox seems to believe it can turn somewhat obscure characters into household names with the right film. For the time being, it appears to be business as usual for both Fox' movie and television divisions in the wake of the Disney buyout. For those who are less familiar, Kitty Pryde is an X-Men with the ability to phase through walls, and the last time we saw this character in the X-Men films, ... (more...)
Russell Simmons 2 More Rape Accusers File Police Reports Russell Simmons 2 More Rape Accusers File Police Reports
- January 10, 2018

Law enforcement officials have said that the two most recent allegations came from women who filed police reports with the NYPD in late December 2017, according to TMZ . Last month, Simmons also launched an Instagram hashtag, #NotMe, writing, "I will prove without any doubt that I am innocent of all rape charges". (more...)
Oprah 'intrigued' by idea of running for president, friend Gayle King says Oprah 'intrigued' by idea of running for president, friend Gayle King says
- January 10, 2018

X Everywhere, Democrats and media pundits gushed about the prospect of Oprah running, even though none could identify a single issue on which she's taken a stand, and even though advocating for her goes against pretty much everything Democrats have been saying about what qualifies someone to be president. (more...)
Ivanka Trump Praises #TimesUp, Is Reminded Her Father Is A Sexual Predator Ivanka Trump Praises #TimesUp, Is Reminded Her Father Is A Sexual Predator
- January 10, 2018

Speculation surrounding a possible 2020 bid by Winfrey exploded following the mogul's headline-grabbing remarks at the Golden Globes Sunday night. Meanwhile, professional Twitter baby Donald Trump Jr. made a decision to cry about a joke NBC tweeted about Oprah being the future President of the United States. (more...)
Radiohead has not sued Lana Del Rey, according to music publisher Radiohead has not sued Lana Del Rey, according to music publisher
- January 09, 2018

The band was said to want songwriting credit, money or both. She said that while her song "wasn't inspired by Creep ", she has offered up to 40% of the publishing to settle the matter. As far as Radiohead's publisher Warner/Chappell Music is concerned, however, this drama hasn't actually gotten legal yet. "I just want to let you know", she said. (more...)
'Padmavat'will not be released in Rajasthan: Home Minister Kataria 'Padmavat'will not be released in Rajasthan: Home Minister Kataria
- January 09, 2018

In November Raje wrote to the CBFC outlining that unless the recommendations she made to the Union Information and Broadcasting was not made, then she would uphold the release of the film Rajasthan. Only three days ago, Shri Rajput Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi had called upon the community members to gather in Chittorgarh on January 27 and push for a complete ban on the controversial Sanjay Leela Bhansali film " Padmavati ". (more...)
Canadian television actor Donnelly Rhodes dies at age 80 Canadian television actor Donnelly Rhodes dies at age 80
- January 09, 2018

Sherman Cottle from Syfy's Battlestar Galactica series in 2004. On the big screen he appeared in 1969's Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid , the Oscar-winning film starring Paul Newman, Snow Dogs and Tron: Legacy . The Winnipeg-born actor received numerous awards over the years including a Gemini award for his role as Det. Throughout his lengthy career, he appeared in a number of shows including The Golden Girls , Bonanza , Cheers, Taxi , Mission: Impossible (1966), The Young ... (more...)
Porn star Olivia Nova found dead in Las Vegas home aged 20 Porn star Olivia Nova found dead in Las Vegas home aged 20
- January 09, 2018

Another one, way too young. According to the Mirror , the Minnesota native has been modeling since the age of 12, before transitioning into porn just past year. She had resigned from the business the prior year. In an interview with adult film director Dave Naz a year ago Nova spoke of her aspirations outside of the porn industry to graduate school, release an album and become involved with a "huge" non-profit project she was working on. (more...)
Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks Try to Impersonate Each Other's Classic Roles Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks Try to Impersonate Each Other's Classic Roles
- January 09, 2018

But Ellen DeGeneres did, and her curiosity bequeathed a gift on fans of both prolific actors. Hanks' humble ways were shown, again, at last night's Golden Globes , when the actor, 61, was seen fetching a trayful of drinks for his table while at the swanky awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. (more...)
Coronation ride 'horrid', says the Queen Coronation ride 'horrid', says the Queen
- January 09, 2018

The Queen has disclosed that her coronation was much more uncomfortable than previously thought as a heavy crown brought its "disadvantages" and she endured a "horrible" journey in the Gold State Coach. It was commissioned in 1760, first used by George III and has been used at every coronation from George IV onwards. The Queen granted the interview to the royal expert Alastair Bruce for the BBC , to mark her 65th year on the throne. (more...)
Deadpool 2 won't be recasting TJ Miller following sexual assault allegations Deadpool 2 won't be recasting TJ Miller following sexual assault allegations
- January 09, 2018

Miller of sexual assault. Fans have been wondering what Miller's fate would be for " Deadpool 2 " in the wake of the allegations against him. As for Miller's future in theX-Men franchise beyond Deadpool 2 , Shuler Donner spoke with much less certainty. (more...)
Philippines to protest against China's militarisation of Fiery Cross Reef Philippines to protest against China's militarisation of Fiery Cross Reef
- January 09, 2018

Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana today said Manila was investigating reports of recent Chinese activity on Fiery Cross Reef, an outcrop that Beijing turned into an artificial island and which now appears to house a military base. He added: "It's not targeted at any country". "Mukhang nawala na 'yun kasi nakikipag-usap naman tayo sa kanila (Looks like that is already gone as we are having talks with them)", he said referring to the sour relationship of the Philippines and China over the ... (more...)
University Of Cincinnati Sued Over Security Fee For White Nationalist's Speech University Of Cincinnati Sued Over Security Fee For White Nationalist's Speech
- January 09, 2018

Spencer's talk at the University was announced and approved in October, despite condemnation of hateful messages, but Pinto claimed in an October 2017 meeting that Spencer's request to speak "is provoking fear in our community especially for those who are direct targets of prejudice and racism". (more...)
BBC reporter mobbed by lemurs at British zoo BBC reporter mobbed by lemurs at British zoo
- January 09, 2018

The video, shared on Twitter , shows the amusing footage from the BBC Look East reporter's struggle with the aggressive primates. On one attempt at filming the piece to camera he can only get out "I'm at the.' before he is bitten, cursing the 'little nipper" on his shoulder. (more...)
Memories: Selena Gomez Paid Her Childhood Home in Texas an Emotional Visit Memories: Selena Gomez Paid Her Childhood Home in Texas an Emotional Visit
- January 09, 2018

Fans were quick to notice that Gomez has made a decision to unfollow hundreds of people , including Gig Hadid, Demi Lovato and her own assistant! As for who is included in her selected 37 people, Gomez is still following a number of fan accounts and several other celebrities, including Amy Schumer , Taylor Swift , Jessica Alba , and Francia Raisa . (more...)
Short Interest in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Declines By 2.5%
- January 09, 2018

Wexford Capital Lp sold 108,074 shares as the company's stock rose 22.58% with the market. Capital World Investors now owns 20,243,958 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $2,852,374,000 after purchasing an additional 1,091,620 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Eminem, The Killers, Muse to headline 2018 Bonnaroo Festival Eminem, The Killers, Muse to headline 2018 Bonnaroo Festival
- January 09, 2018

Joining him are The Killers , who released their latest album "Wonderful Wonderful" last year and are also set to appear at Boston Calling, and Muse whose only other USA festival appearance this year is Caroline Rebellion. The fest also features Bon Iver playing two unique sets, Future , Sturgill Simpson, Paramore, alt-J, Anderson.Paak, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Brockhampton, Broken Social Scene, First Aid Kit, Manchester Orchestra, Kali Uchis, Thundercat, Mavis Staples, Denzel Curry, Moses ... (more...)
Eva Longoria Showed Off Her Growing Baby Bump At The Golden Globes Eva Longoria Showed Off Her Growing Baby Bump At The Golden Globes
- January 09, 2018

We wear black to say time's up on the imbalance of power and abuse of power. Therefore, I will not be running my traditional Best and Worst Dressed lists tonight. "For years, we've sold these awards shows as women, with our gowns and colours and our attractive faces and our glamour", she said. "This time the industry can't expect us to go up and twirl around". (more...)
Khloé Kardashian's Baby Boy Name Is Shockingly Traditional Khloé Kardashian's Baby Boy Name Is Shockingly Traditional
- January 09, 2018

Whether you're a dedicated Keeping Up With The Kardashians viewer or not, it's likely that your social media timelines often contain pictures of the famous family. 'I live a really normal life, ' said Khloe who added there was no paparazzi in Cleveland. Khloe Kardashian And Tristan Thompson at LIV at Fontainebleau in this September 18, 2016 file photo in Miami. (more...)