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Amazon Fire TV Cube 4K HDR streaming media player with Alexa launched Amazon Fire TV Cube 4K HDR streaming media player with Alexa launched
- June 09, 2018

Amazon's new Fire TV Cube will be capable of 4K UHD streaming with support for 4K HDR content as well as Dolby Atmos; the latter of which has just been announced by Apple coming with tvOS 12 for Apple TV 4K. "It "suppresses" noise and competing for speech to make sure 'Alexa clearly hears your request, even next to your TV, '" Amazon said. The new Amazon Fire TV Cube will play nice with a number of popular set-top boxes from various providers such as DirecTV, Dish, and Comcast, aiming to ... (more...)
Hilary Duff Is Pregnant with Her Second Child Hilary Duff Is Pregnant with Her Second Child
- June 09, 2018

Her 31-year-old musician beau looks all ready for fatherhood as he was seen carrying Hilary's eldest child before they hopped in the vehicle together. She also shares a 6-year-old son, Luca, with her ex-husband, Mike Comrie . In an interview with E! "My mom was at Matt's birthday and she was like, 'I just love him". (more...)
Kate Spade's Sales Have Increased By 600% Following Her Death Kate Spade's Sales Have Increased By 600% Following Her Death
- June 09, 2018

At the turn of the century, Minnesota's annual suicide rate was just under 11 per 100,000 people aged 10 or over, with a male suicide rate of 18.3, and female at 3.6. "I can't believe they got cancer.' But we still say that about suicide or depression", said Smith. "What's also known about neighbor islands is the difficulty in accessing mental health care, as well as other types of medical care". (more...)
United States chef Anthony Bourdain has died, aged 61
- June 09, 2018

According to CNN his close friend found the celebrity chef unresponsive in his hotel room today. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. A move to CNN followed in 2013, where he won acclaim for Parts Unknown , which saw him mixing cooking with travels across the globe. Bourdain has famously visited Trinidad and Tobago a year ago for an episode of Parts Unknown , which aired that June. (more...)
The First 'Bad Times At The El Royale' Trailer Is Here The First 'Bad Times At The El Royale' Trailer Is Here
- June 09, 2018

The flick boasts a star-studded cast including Jeff Bridges , Cynthia Erivo , Dakota Johnson , Jon Hamm , Cailee Spaeny , Lewis Pullman , Nick Offerman and Chris Hemsworth (obviously). Drew Goddard was also recently set to write and direct 20th Century Fox's highly-anticipated X-Force movie, and he has also written The Martian , World War Z and the original Cloverfield movie. (more...)
'Halloween' trailer shows Jamie Lee Curtis means business 'Halloween' trailer shows Jamie Lee Curtis means business
- June 09, 2018

Jamie Lee Curtis will return to her iconic role as Laurie Strode . Our favorite final girl is not only back but she is ready. As the sequels are retconned, the story of Michael Myers has a clean slate. The bus that Michael was being transported in crashes and he escapes so their reunion is fastly approaching. "I think by having these multiple generations, you're able to cast a teenager who can sort of give us that "in, '" McBride explains of Andi Matichak as Laurie's granddaughter, ... (more...)
Robin Williams HBO documentary releases first trailer Robin Williams HBO documentary releases first trailer
- June 09, 2018

Check out the first trailer for the Robin Williams documentary below! "For me, stand-up is survival", he notes. "For me, that's jazz - that's what I have to do". Directed by Marina Zenovich and produced by Alex Gibney and Shirel Kozak, Come Inside My Mind features interviews with Lewis Black, Pam Dawber, Whoopi Goldberg , Eric Idle , David Letterman , David Steinberg and more. (more...)
HBO orders Game of Thrones prequel series pilot! HBO orders Game of Thrones prequel series pilot!
- June 09, 2018

The vague logline reads, "Only one thing is for sure: from the horrifying secrets of Westeros' history to the true origin of the White Walkers, the mysteries of the East to the Starks of legend .it's not the story we think we know". HBO announced in 2017 there could be four possible shows within the Game of Thrones universe going into development. At the moment, only a pilot episode of the prequel has been ordered, meaning HBO could still change their minds on the series. (more...)
Liza Minnelli may break no-reboot rule for 'A Star Is Born' Liza Minnelli may break no-reboot rule for 'A Star Is Born'
- June 09, 2018

Gaga's forthcoming " Star " is not the first remake to be made. As well as sitting in the big chair, the actor will star in the film opposite Lady Gaga . Irina Shayk's real-life leading man portrays singer Jackson Main in the drama remake, who falls in loved with struggling artist Ally , played by Lady Gaga . (more...)
Ant-Man and the Wasp: First Look At Michelle Pfeiffer Ant-Man and the Wasp: First Look At Michelle Pfeiffer
- June 09, 2018

Speaking with Variety previous year, Pfeiffer said she researched comic books to familiarize herself with the role, which presented a new challenge from the usual Hollywood script. Ant-Man and the Wasp sees Scott Lang ( Paul Rudd ) and Hope van Dyne ( Evangeline Lilly ) team up to take down the mysterious Ghost (Hannah John-Kamen), a new villain whose phase-shifting abilities are the result of technology stolen from Hank Pym's ( Michael Douglas ) reserve. (more...)
David Beckham and Victoria blast divorce claims as a 'crock of s***e' David Beckham and Victoria blast divorce claims as a 'crock of s***e'
- June 08, 2018

This is just fake social media news. "There is no statement due or divorce", a spokeswoman for the couple told The Sun Friday. Reps for the ex-footballer said: "There is no statement due or divorce". The couple are offering up the clothes they wore to Prince Harry's wedding to raise money for the families caught up in the terrorist attack in Manchester previous year. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence is secretly Dating a gallery owner from NY Jennifer Lawrence is secretly Dating a gallery owner from NY
- June 08, 2018

In his post at the venerated Gotham art gallery, Maroney has worked alongside noted artists including Carroll Dunham (who is Lena Dunham's father), Anish Kapoor, and Matthew Barney, the ex of Bjork. Also, Maroney is often at "high-end art openings" in New York City . Before that, the " Red Sparrow " star dated Coldplay frontman Chis Martin, 41, on and off for about a year between August 2014 and August 2015. (more...)
United States chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain dead at 61 United States chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain dead at 61
- June 08, 2018

Designer Kate Spade , who built a fashion empire on her signature handbags, was found dead in her NY apartment of suicide on Tuesday. Bourdain told the New Yorker in 2017 that his idea for " Parts Unknown ", which was in its 11th season, was traveling , eating and doing whatever he wanted. (more...)
Alice Johnson On President Trump: ‘Someone Finally Had Mercy On Me’ Alice Johnson On President Trump: ‘Someone Finally Had Mercy On Me’
- June 08, 2018

Kardashian became aware of Johnson's story previous year after seeing Mic's viral Facebook video profiling the grandmother. "There's so much food, crying, hugging, singing and dancing. But this pardon is reportedly just one of many that Trump is considering, and not all of the potential beneficiaries are as obviously deserving as Ms. (more...)
Return To Haddonfield With First Trailer For Blumhouse’s Halloween
- June 08, 2018

Actress Curtis , one of Hollywood's original Scream Queens , once revealed Halloween's biggest selling point: the scares it delivers. Featuring a script co-written by Danny McBride , the Halloween of 2018 will act a direct continuation of the John Carpenter classic in that it takes place 40 years after the original and, in doing so, ignores all other installments in the admittedly convoluted film franchise. (more...)
Al Pacino Joins Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Al Pacino Joins Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
- June 08, 2018

In the film, Al Pacino will play Marvin Shwarz, Leonardo's agent in Hollywood, reports The Playlist. Set in Los Angeles in the summer of 1969, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood focuses on a male TV actor named Rick Dalton (DiCaprio) who's had one hit western series and is looking for a way to get into the film business. (more...)
Lil Wayne and Birdman reportedly reach eight figure settlement Lil Wayne and Birdman reportedly reach eight figure settlement
- June 08, 2018

If true, presumably the move would clear the way for the long-delayed release of his " Carter V " album. Wednesday night, the Blast alleged they had obtained court documents showing that Wayne's attorney filed a notice May 23 claiming "all sides" were down for dismissing the suit. (more...)
Kim Kardashian West on Kanye revealing their marital drama Kim Kardashian West on Kanye revealing their marital drama
- June 08, 2018

Picture by: Clint Brewer / Splash News Speaking to " Entertainment Tonight ", the 37-year-old reality TV beauty said: "Did I cry about it?" "The true soul of Ice Cube / Too close to snipe you / Truth told, I like you / Too bold to type you / Too rich to fight you / Calm down, you light skin!" he raps. (more...)
Pippa Middleton uses Waitrose column to announce pregnancy Pippa Middleton uses Waitrose column to announce pregnancy
- June 08, 2018

But Pippa chose to publicly share the news about her pregnancy in a fitness column for Waitrose Weekend . "I'm fanatical about sport and have looked at loads of books and websites on exercise during pregnancy but have been disappointed by the limited technical information on what you can and can't do." She also didn't suffer from Hyperemesis Gravidarum , the extreme pregnancy sickness that plagued her sister Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge , through each of her three pregnancies. (more...)
How to Train Your Dragon How to Train Your Dragon
- June 08, 2018

Though the new trailer doesn't show that, the premise tells us that Toothless will leave Hiccup and go after the dragon . While a fourth Dragon film or potential spinoffs remain a possibility, DeBlois told us a few years ago that his intention and dedication was to completing a story with three chapters, so The Hidden World will likely at the very least conclude DeBlois' work with this franchise after almost a decade. (more...)