Arts&Culture


McKinsey: AFU hasn't given us notice of preservation order McKinsey: AFU hasn't given us notice of preservation order
- Января 19, 2018

According to the report, the AFU applied for three separate orders at the High Court in Pretoria as well as the High Court in Bloemfontein in December, and the ex parte applications seeking orders to preserve the Guptas' assets were granted. (more...)
France scraps new airport project amid long-standing protests France scraps new airport project amid long-standing protests
- Января 19, 2018

Activists in the hundreds cheered the announcement, popping bottles of bubbly and scheduling a victory party for February 10. The protesters, living in a makeshift settlement, have clashed with police several times in recent years. He said that anarchists opposed to the new airport must leave. "We are meeting with a number of airport partners, and this winter 2018 announcement marks the beginning of a larger Ryanair growth initiative in France, which may include aircraft bases", Ryanair's ... (more...)
Lupita Nyong'o Is Writing a Children's Book About Colorism Lupita Nyong'o Is Writing a Children's Book About Colorism
- Января 19, 2018

But with help from her mother and a special journey in the night sky, she sees that her skin is attractive just as it is. The actress has now made a decision to write a book inspired by her struggles. She spoke of this in a memorable speech in 2014, when discussing her darker skin and the importance of representation. Lupita Nyong'o is using her celebrity to teach kids a very important lesson: everyone is handsome, regardless of their skin colour. (more...)
NBC Orders Pilot for Bad Boys Spin-Off Starring Gabrielle Union NBC Orders Pilot for Bad Boys Spin-Off Starring Gabrielle Union
- Января 19, 2018

There were rumors that the two would return for Bad Boys III ( Bad Boys For Life ), but previous year, Lawrence told EW that he doesn't "think it's going to happen". The two returned, along with Bay for the 2003 sequel. She also fielded TV runs on City of Angels , the short-lived Night Stalker reboot series and Flashforward . (more...)
Balakrishna's NTR Biopic First Look Released; Teaser Postponed Balakrishna's NTR Biopic First Look Released; Teaser Postponed
- Января 19, 2018

The film is the biopic based on the life of Nata Sarvabhouma Nandamuri Taraka Ramarao. He died on January 18, 1996 in Hyderabad at the age of 72, and the poster was released on his death anniversary. Titled NTR , the picture gives us a glimpse of Balakrishna as NTR surrounded by hordes of his supporters. Music will be scored by MM Keeravani as rumored before. (more...)
Kim Kardashian And Kris Jenner Dropped From Blac Chyna Defamation Lawsuit Kim Kardashian And Kris Jenner Dropped From Blac Chyna Defamation Lawsuit
- Января 19, 2018

Chyna's court filing originally included seven members of the Kardashian-Jenner family , but she had already dropped charges against Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall and Kylie Jenner. On Thursday, it was revealed by TMZ that a judge chose to dismiss the momager and her daughter from the lawsuit! She says the reality star family makes your life a living hell if you cross them. (more...)
BLACK LIGHTNING Scores CW's Highest Debut In Two Years
- Января 19, 2018

Those numbers also put " Black Lightning " on par with the Season 2 premiere of " Riverdale " (0.8, 2.3 million) in October. Starring Cress Williams in the title role, Black Lightning is a little more based in realism and complicated family dynamics than the other CW superhero shows . (more...)
The Heathers are back in a new Trailer The Heathers are back in a new Trailer
- Января 19, 2018

If you are a younger reader, or an older reader that may have forgotten about the classic hit, the original " Heathers " hit theaters back in 1988 and was directed by Michael Lehmann. While the similarities to the 1988 movie are obviously there, there are obvious differences in the TV show - for starters we have a very different group of Heathers - while Veronica Sawyer will be a very different character to her Winona Ryder counterpart. (more...)
War Official Synopsis Promises a 'Blitz of Devastation War Official Synopsis Promises a 'Blitz of Devastation
- Января 19, 2018

An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios' Avengers: Infinity War brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. Avengers: Infinity War will star Robert Downey Jr, Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth , Anthony Mackie , Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olson, Chadwick Boseman, Stan, Don Cheadle, Chris Pratt, Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Benedict Cumberbatch, ... (more...)
Is Aziz Ansari an abuser or just a really bad date? Is Aziz Ansari an abuser or just a really bad date?
- Января 19, 2018

Emma, 32, a customer service representative from St. Louis, Missouri, says Grace wasn't clear enough in her cues. Dismayed at how things were going, she told him, "You guys are all the f***ing same", and left crying. "There's a difference between patting someone on the butt and rape or child molestation, right?" All of those extraneous details are just noise; noise which reveals that we have some serious work to do with regard to how respond to these types of reports and the systemic ... (more...)
Kim Kardashian Just Cleared Up A Major Misconception About Surrogacy Kim Kardashian Just Cleared Up A Major Misconception About Surrogacy
- Января 19, 2018

Explaining her reasoning behind using a surrogate for her and Kanye West's third child, she added that her doctors told Kim it wasn't safe for her to carry another child. Instead, Kim prefers the term " gestational carrier ", which means that the woman who carried her child has "no biological relationship" to her and that her child's D.N.A.is 100-percent hers and Kanye's. (more...)
Cha-Ching!!! Ellen Pompeo is TV's highest paid woman Cha-Ching!!! Ellen Pompeo is TV's highest paid woman
- Января 19, 2018

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter , Ellen discussed a variety of topics involving her long tenure as the lead of Grey's Anatomy , which is now in its 14th season . But I also feel completely comfortable saying that I walked into that room batting the s-- out of my eyelashes. Shonda Rhimes , the shows creator has been Ellen's inspiration ans support. (more...)
'Party of Five' reboot headed to Freeform with immigration twist 'Party of Five' reboot headed to Freeform with immigration twist
- Января 19, 2018

The original series followed the five Salinger siblings - Bailey, Charlie, Julia, Claudia and their little brother, Owen - and how they banded together after their parents were killed in a vehicle accident. Rodrigo Garcia, whose credits include episodes of Showtime's "The Affair", will direct the pilot, written by Keyser, Lippman and Michal Zebede, a former " Castle " story editor and a journalist for Time, Ha'aretz and others, who is of Costa Rican and Panamanian descent. (more...)
Nancy Pelosi Is the RuPaul's Drag Race Fan You Didn't Know About Nancy Pelosi Is the RuPaul's Drag Race Fan You Didn't Know About
- Января 19, 2018

Well, according to a spokesperson for the politician , Pelosi has been a major fan of the show, and is coming to RuPaul's catwalk to show some love to the LGBTQ community. VH1 also released a special sneak peek of this season's nine queens - Aja , BenDeLaCreme , Chi Chi DeVayne , Kennedy Davenport , Milk , Morgan McMichaels , Shangela , Thorgy Thor and Trixie Mattel - making their grand entrances into the workroom. (more...)
Lamar Odom Discusses Final Days Of Marriage To Khloe Kardashian Lamar Odom Discusses Final Days Of Marriage To Khloe Kardashian
- Января 19, 2018

I'm with my sisters pretty much every single day, so it was hard to not be able to say why I was so sick or couldn't do certain things. "I believe there are certain things that need to be held private and for yourself", she notes. The reality star slammed ex-brother-in-law Lamar Odom over his comments that he knew his marriage to Khloe Kardashian was over "when she was on her second or third National Basketball Association player". (more...)
Prince William Just Debuted A Buzzcut Prince William Just Debuted A Buzzcut
- Января 19, 2018

William has always had a playful attitude about his thinning hair. But so far it's William's new haircut - that has seen the prince go much shorter than in previous years - that has been gaining the most attention. There's still a hint of hair there, but he does seem to be edging toward a trend that's been popular among certain men for years - preemptive baldness. (more...)
Dolores O'Riordan's boyfriend pays heartbreaking tribute to late singer Dolores O'Riordan's boyfriend pays heartbreaking tribute to late singer
- Января 19, 2018

Her family is attractive. Koretsky's touching not came along with a tribute from their fellow D.A.R.K. bandmate, former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke . and witness firsthand her breathtaking and unique talent. Her The Cranberries bandmates - Noel Hogan, Fergal Lawler, and Mike Hogan - said they were "devastated" by the news, adding "the world has lost a true artist". (more...)
WWE Responds To Fan Requests To Bring Back Hulk Hogan WWE Responds To Fan Requests To Bring Back Hulk Hogan
- Января 19, 2018

Seriously, this has been somewhat of a thing ever since former Trump advisor Roger Stone said he'd like to see Hogan run against Florida governor Rick Scott in a hypothetical Republican primary. Even though it doesn't seem that there's any plan for Hogan to return soon, there's no telling what the future might hold. This coincided with the National Enquirer releasing a clip from the wrestler's controversial sex tape in which he made a series of racially insensitive comments. (more...)
Former Trump aide Sebastian Gorka wanted on gun charges in Hungary Former Trump aide Sebastian Gorka wanted on gun charges in Hungary
- Января 19, 2018

The warrant, which is over a "gun or ammo manhandle" issue, has been set up since September 2016, covering the aggregate of Gorka's White House spell, as per BuzzFeed , refering to revealing by Hungarian media outlet 444 . Gorka declined to comment on the warrant to BuzzFeed , saying, "Don't waste your time". He was charged with a misdemeanor, which a judge threw out in February 2017. (more...)
Actresses To Auction Off Black Dresses For Time's Up Actresses To Auction Off Black Dresses For Time's Up
- Января 19, 2018

The auction will begin at 12pm EST (5pm GMT) on Friday (January 19). And while the Golden Globes might be over, the impact of those black dresses certainly is not. By making a minimum $25 donation to the fund, shoppers will have a chance at winning one of the three dresses worn by Claire Foy , Madeline Brewer and Mandy Moore and designed respectively by Stella McCartney , Diane von Furstenberg and Rosie Assoulin. (more...)