Arts&Culture


Aamir's 'Secret Superstar' on a record breaking spree in China! Aamir's 'Secret Superstar' on a record breaking spree in China!
- January 24, 2018

Crosses ₹ 200 cr in 4 days... The actor is also touring China to whip up support for the film before a host of local films are released on Chinese New Year. This is also the reason Secret Superstar is unlikely to earn as much as the phenomenal Dangal in the country. In " Secret Superstar ", a teenage girl dreams of becoming a singer and fulfils her dreams by keeping her identity hidden as her father is against her wishes. (more...)
Longtime KUSI weatherman John Coleman dies at 83 Longtime KUSI weatherman John Coleman dies at 83
- January 24, 2018

Born in Alpine, Texas on October 15, 1934, John Coleman got his first break in TV back in 1953, when he was still a University of IL student, and he provided evening weather reports, among other things. After leaving the Weather Channel, Coleman spent 20 years with KUSI-TV, San Diego, as a meteorologist. He found his grand calling in 1984, though, becoming the first meteorologist for San Diego's then-new morning show at news station KUSI. (more...)
Malayalam film actor-director Sreenivasan hospitalised Malayalam film actor-director Sreenivasan hospitalised
- January 24, 2018

Meanwhile, his son Vineeth took to Facebook to tell the fans about the condition of his father. I beg you not to spread false news. Sreenivasan is also an acclaimed screenwriter, filmmaker, and producer of Malayalam cinema. The actor-director has also won several awards for his work, including the Kerala State Film Award for Best Film in 1989 for Vadakkunokkiyantram, and National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues in 2000 for Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala . (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel Traumatized From Last Year's Best Picture Mix-Up in Oscars Promo Jimmy Kimmel Traumatized From Last Year's Best Picture Mix-Up in Oscars Promo
- January 24, 2018

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel will return as host for the second consecutive year. And yet, he is ready to do it all over again. In a new promo for this year's Academy Awards telecast, Kimmel talks about the trauma of hosting the 2017 Oscars , which ended with the wrong best picture victor being read, and the awestruck team behind Moonlight - the actual victor - shuffling onstage amid total chaos. (more...)
Minnie Mouse gets her star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Minnie Mouse gets her star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
- January 24, 2018

CEO Bob Iger said at the ceremony. Perry began her speech, before later conceding on Instagram that nobody ever wore the signature red-and-white spotted getup better than Minnie herself. He was followed by other Disney characters such as Donald Duck , Tinkerbelle, Winnie the Pooh, Snow White and Kermit the Frog. Minnie Mouse made her movie debut in the 1928 film " Steamboat Willie ", and her co-star and beau Mickey Mouse got his bronze plaque on Hollywood Boulevard back in 1978. (more...)
UK Fortunate to Avoid a C1 Cyber Attack: NCSC Chief
- January 24, 2018

A category one (C1) attack could cripple infrastructure. US, France, and most European countries have already been victims of cyber-attacks, raising the probability bar for United Kingdom to be the next victim of a C1 breach. 'Some attacks will get through. A devastating cyber attack targeting British democracy or critical infrastructure such as finance or energy is a 'matter of when, not if, ' Britain's cyber security chief has warned. (more...)
Oscar 2018: 'The Shape Of Water' Gets 13 Nominations Oscar 2018: 'The Shape Of Water' Gets 13 Nominations
- January 24, 2018

The much-maligned-by-anyone-except-five-year-olds-and-Alec-Baldwin tale scooped up a nomination in the Best Animated Feature category, besting the more deserving " The Lego Batman Movie ". Her co-stars, Richard Jenkins and Octavia Spencer , also earned Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress nominations for their respective portrayals of Giles and Zelda Fuller. (more...)
Who's nominated for the 90th Academy Awards? Who's nominated for the 90th Academy Awards?
- January 24, 2018

The much-maligned-by-anyone-except-five-year-olds-and-Alec-Baldwin tale scooped up a nomination in the Best Animated Feature category, besting the more deserving " The Lego Batman Movie ". Peele and Gerwig were also nominated for original screenplay , while del Toro was nominated along with Vanessa Taylor for " The Shape of Water ". (more...)
Ant and Dec big winners at National Television Awards Ant and Dec big winners at National Television Awards
- January 24, 2018

The pair were emotional as they collected the award, with Ant, who has had much publicised personal problems over the past year, said he was shaken when he picked up the gong. There was also double delight for Doctor Foster , with Suranne Jones winning best drama performance and the show itself picking up best drama. Jodie Whittaker , the first ever female Dr Who , was among the victorious Broadchurch cast who won best crime drama. (more...)
President Trump Reveals Top 11 'Fake News' of 2017 President Trump Reveals Top 11 'Fake News' of 2017
- January 24, 2018

Jha . Trump has announced the top fake news reports in his first year of presidency. The Washington Post , Newsweek , and ABC are also recipients of the 2017 Fake News Awards . Aside from the top fake news reports, Trump also provided a list of his accomplishments to prove that those accounts were indeed false. Trump actually announced the winners of his fake news awards - definitely a first for a world leader. (more...)
'This Is Us:' Jack's cause of death revealed and fans are heartbroken 'This Is Us:' Jack's cause of death revealed and fans are heartbroken
- January 24, 2018

The sad fate of Jack Pearson ( Milo Ventimiglia ) was revealed to fans in a traumatic final scene on Tuesday night's episode . He turns off the slow cooker not realizing it has a faulty switch. I think I'm good! "I know. It's a lot (but you wanted to know!)". The moment This Is Us fans have been dreading is finally here. I'm sorry if you're crying. (more...)
Oscars 2018: Biggest snubs and surprises from the Academy Award nominations Oscars 2018: Biggest snubs and surprises from the Academy Award nominations
- January 24, 2018

Nearly a century after the Academy Awards began, Rachel Morrison made Hollywood history yesterday in becoming the first woman to be nominated as best cinematographer for the Mississippi-set drama, Mudbound . In fact, Sam Rockwell , whose character has been the source of numerous complaints, received a nomination for supporting actor . Plummer swooped in, nailed the part and landed a Best Supporting Actor nod (his third). (more...)
Former 'Jerry Springer Show' Bodyguard Steve Wilkos Injured in Serious Crash Former 'Jerry Springer Show' Bodyguard Steve Wilkos Injured in Serious Crash
- January 24, 2018

Wilkos' auto flipped over on West Avenue in Darien, striking several telephone poles and one tree, according to The Darien Times . Police at the scene told the local paper that the driver was injured in the crash and taken to a local hospital for treatment. (more...)
SM Entertainment posthumously releases SHINee frontman Jonghyun's album SM Entertainment posthumously releases SHINee frontman Jonghyun's album
- January 24, 2018

Artist and the music video for " Shinin' ". The touching tribute showcases a variety of periods throughout the decade-long career of Jonghyun , exploring his talents as a soloist and as a member of the boy band SHINee . "The album includes 11 songs: " Shinin' ", " Only One You Need " (Literal Korean title "Phantom Pain"), " #Hashtag ", " Grease ", " Take the Dive ", " Sightseeing ", " Rewind ", " Just For A Day ", " I'm So Curious ", " Sentimental ", and " Before Our Spring ". (more...)
Funeral Service For Dolores O'Riordan Held In Ireland Funeral Service For Dolores O'Riordan Held In Ireland
- January 24, 2018

The singer's voice filled the church as the service opened with Ave Maria , a cover she performed with Luciano Pavarotti. The funeral for Dolores O'Riordan took place Tuesday at St. In his homily, Canon McNamara recalled meeting a young Dolores in 1989 when she was singing and playing keyboard in the church. While the Metropolitan Police are not treating Dolores' death as suspicious, an inquest into her passing has been adjourned until April 3, as the coroner awaits test results. (more...)
New 1987 RoboCop Sequel In The Works New 1987 RoboCop Sequel In The Works
- January 24, 2018

According to the famed sci-fi writer, the movie will be a "direct continuation" of the events of the original. "In my mind. So it's a little bit more of the old school thing ". First, the setting. One option would be to take the Blade Runner 2049 approach: set the film in an alternate version of the future where the technology resembles the analogue, 80s near-future of the original RoboCop . (more...)
Megyn Kelly Resurrects 'Hanoi Jane' in Ongoing Feud With Fonda Megyn Kelly Resurrects 'Hanoi Jane' in Ongoing Feud With Fonda
- January 24, 2018

Curry wasn't the only The View panelist to chime in on the Kelly and Fonda feud. Fonda was happy to talk about her cosmetic surgery in a number of places before stepping into Kelly's studio, she added. Many of our veterans still call her 'Hanoi Jane, ' thanks to her radio broadcast which attempted to shame American troops. Fonda has apologized for being photographed with anti-aircraft guns but not for the trip itself, where she criticized USA war policy in the capital of the country that ... (more...)
Saoirse Ronan Among Irish Oscar Nominees Saoirse Ronan Among Irish Oscar Nominees
- January 24, 2018

Saoirse Ronan at last week's Critics Choice Awards. Greta Gerwig became only the fifth woman ever to be nominated for a best director Oscar, for " Lady Bird ". "Three Billboards", also from Fox Searchlight, had seven, including acting nods for Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson and Sam Rockwell. The 90th Academy Awards will take place on Sunday, March 4th at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre, with comedian Jimmy Kimmel on hosting duties . (more...)
Netflix in Talks to Grab Cloverfield Movie 'God Particle' From Paramount Netflix in Talks to Grab Cloverfield Movie 'God Particle' From Paramount
- January 24, 2018

The upcoming Cloverfield movie has been shrouded in secrecy. The reason Paramount may be willing to walk away from this film is that it's significantly more expensive than the last two low-budget Cloverfield movies, with a rumored cost of $40 million. (more...)
Trump slams 'Crazy Jim Accosta' of 'Fake News CNN' Trump slams 'Crazy Jim Accosta' of 'Fake News CNN'
- January 24, 2018

The president was apparently referring to a CNN report by Acosta late Monday on the government reopening after a three-day shutdown. He shall now be known to the president as "Crazy Jim". The tweet came the day after news that a MI man was arrested earlier this month for calling CNN's headquarters and threatening mass killings of those at the network because they were "fake news". (more...)