Arts&Culture


Gladys Knight to sing national anthem at the Super Bowl Gladys Knight to sing national anthem at the Super Bowl
- January 18, 2019

Unlike previous year, when Justin Timberlake was the lone artist - if you don't count backup singers and dancers, a marching band, and a giant projection of Prince , anyway - Maroon 5 will be joined by rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi . (more...)
Fallon show in Puerto Rico Fallon show in Puerto Rico
- January 18, 2019

I'm coming with you, ' " Miranda had previously tweeted at Fallon. More than 3,000 deaths and about $90 billion in damages have plagued Puerto Rico since the storm hit in September 2017. Ferré Performing Arts Center for an emotional salute. Fallon interviewed Miranda, who was born in NY to Puerto Rican parents, onstage during the episode. (more...)
Netflix criticised for using real disaster footage in Bird Box Netflix criticised for using real disaster footage in Bird Box
- January 18, 2019

That grows its total count nearly 26 percent, to 139 million subscribers worldwide. Fourth-quarter profit fell to $134m from the year earlier's $186m, the company said. We're in the golden age of television, and great original content is a big reason why. A Disney streaming service might grow to account for tens of millions of hours of U.S. (more...)
Prince Philip left ‘shaken’ by crash in which two women were injured Prince Philip left ‘shaken’ by crash in which two women were injured
- January 18, 2019

An image from the accident scene published by a local radio station showed two cars by the side of the road, one on its side with a smashed windscreen and another a few yards away in bushes. It is understood at least one of the Prince's protection officers was in the vehicle at the time of the collision. "There was lots of debris in the road, lots of glass and lots of other cars, some police cars, some from the Sandringham Estate and about six ordinary looking cars that looked as though ... (more...)
Ariana Grande Releases New '7 Rings' Music Video Ariana Grande Releases New '7 Rings' Music Video
- January 18, 2019

The pop star dropped her highly-anticipated song " 7 Rings " along with the music video on Thursday night and it's truly drenched in pink. Drawing from the musical classic 1959 film, "The Sound of Music"'s " My Favourite Things " song, " 7 Rings " is about Grande living her best life on her own terms. (more...)
Tesla plans 7 pct staff cut, says road ahead very hard Tesla plans 7 pct staff cut, says road ahead very hard
- January 18, 2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk was on hand earlier this month for the ground-breaking of a factory outside Shanghai, which the company says will eventually have an annual production capacity of 500,000 and is geared towards meeting growing Chinese demand for electric vehicles. (more...)
Ant McPartlin returning to Britains Got Talent alongside Dec tomorrow Ant McPartlin returning to Britains Got Talent alongside Dec tomorrow
- January 18, 2019

He told the Mirror : 'It's back to normal for BGT - fingers crossed it will be great'. Filming for the talent show begins this week in London, which means Ant and Dec will be on hand to present the show and keep auditionees relaxed backstage. (more...)
Prince Philip walks away unharmed from auto crash near royal estate Prince Philip walks away unharmed from auto crash near royal estate
- January 18, 2019

Norfolk County Council was already due to discuss safety issues on the road - described as a "rat run" by one local - before the crash took place. Police and ambulance crews attended and two people in one of the vehicles suffered minor injuries. (more...)
TV journalist Chris Hansen accused of bouncing checks TV journalist Chris Hansen accused of bouncing checks
- January 18, 2019

Hansen was charged this week with issuing a bad check. After the second check bounced, Psichopaidas took his complaints to the police, Stamford Police confirmed to Oxygen.com. "Peter. I truly thought I had this covered", Hansen told the business owner in an email. "I told Chris that I understood that he may have trouble, but that almost $13,000 is a lot of money to a "mom-and-pop" business and it is not fair that he accepted the material but hasn't paid for it", Coughlin wrote. (more...)
Ronda Rousey Invited to Mortal Kombat 11 Event, Fueling Sonya Blade Rumors Ronda Rousey Invited to Mortal Kombat 11 Event, Fueling Sonya Blade Rumors
- January 18, 2019

The latter has the face and voice of ex-UFC, and current WWE , star Ronda Rousey , which is slightly odd as it doesn't seem any of the other characters are based on real people. Supposedly this will be "a mix of gameplay and cinema". So it's always very hard to take what he's saying or teasing without a canyon-sized amount of salt. (more...)
Keanu Reeves Takes On NYC in First ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Trailer Keanu Reeves Takes On NYC in First ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Trailer
- January 18, 2019

Wick has one hour to disappear before the bounty goes out and every assassin on the planet will be after him. " Parabellum " also brings in a new character, Sofia ( Halle Berry ), an old acquaintance of Wick who he seeks out as an ally. (more...)
Netflix criticized for Bird Box using actual train-wreck footage
- January 18, 2019

Since the use of the footage was revealed, Lac-Megantic Mayor Julie Morin has asked Netflix to look at its catalog to ensure footage doesn't appear in any more of the streaming giant's productions. Meanwhile Robert Bellefleur, a spokesman for a coalition of citizens advocating for rail safety in Lac-Mégantic summed up the townspeople's thoughts on the matter rather succinctly: "It brings us back to the pain". (more...)
Liam Neeson's nephew dies aged 35
- January 18, 2019

Natasha sustained head injuries while skiing, and passed away at the age of 45. At the time, the aspiring musician received emergency treatment at a nearby hospital before being transferred to a neurological center, but he never fully recovered. (more...)
Prince Philip unhurt in crash while driving Prince Philip unhurt in crash while driving
- January 17, 2019

Witnesses told the BBC that the Range Rover being driven by Philip had overturned after pulling out from a driveway on the A149. A horrifying video has emerged showing the aftermath of a vehicle accident involving Prince Philip , close to Sandringham estate. (more...)
Mariah Carey's former PA hits back with her own lawsuit Mariah Carey's former PA hits back with her own lawsuit
- January 17, 2019

Entertainment website TMZ .com reported on Wednesday that Azarian had secretly recorded Carey and threatened to release "embarrassing" videos unless the pop star paid up to $8 million. Recording Artist Mariah Carey poses in the press room at the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (more...)
'Sridevi Bungalow' makers react to Boney Kapoor's legal notice 'Sridevi Bungalow' makers react to Boney Kapoor's legal notice
- January 17, 2019

In the teaser, Priya is seen having a successful career as an actress but is shown lonely in real life. This has raised eyebrows as actress Sridevi had died of accidental drowning in a bathtub during her stay in a Dubai hotel. Sridevi Bungalow is directed by Malayalam filmmaker Prasanth Mambully and is reportedly made with a budget of Rs 70 crore. Priya Varrier also famously known as Wink girl is set to make her debut in Bollywood film industry. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel Relentlessly Mocks Trump For Renaming Hamburgers as ‘Hamberders’ Jimmy Kimmel Relentlessly Mocks Trump For Renaming Hamburgers as ‘Hamberders’
- January 17, 2019

Just serving hamburgers today'. When Trump tweeted about the occasion, he prided himself on serving "over 1000 hamberders " to the players and paid for them using his personal funds because of the government shutdown. " We have some very large people that like eating , so I think we're gonna have a little fun". After Trump's tweet and Burger King's subsequent response, the memes came rolling in. (more...)
Meghan Markle Shares Cute Encounter With Another Expectant Mom Meghan Markle Shares Cute Encounter With Another Expectant Mom
- January 17, 2019

Was it a Christmas present?' Meghan told others gathered in Hamilton Square that she's due in late April. But she knows when to steal our attention, most recently breaking her navy stint in a colour-blocking ensemble by Canadian labels, Aritzia and Sentaler . (more...)
Space Force: Steve Carell Returning to Television with The Office Creator Space Force: Steve Carell Returning to Television with The Office Creator
- January 16, 2019

Carell co-created the series with Daniels and will star in addition to executive producing. Fellow Office alum, 3 Arts' Howard Klein, will also serve as executive producer. His roles in The Big Short and Battle of the Sexes earned him Golden Globe nominations, and his role in Foxcatcher earned him an Academy Award nomination. (more...)
Iran journalist arrested in U.S.: employer Iran journalist arrested in U.S.: employer
- January 16, 2019

Iran's state broadcaster held a news conference and launched a hashtag campaign for Hashemi, using the same techniques families with loved ones held in the Islamic Republic use to highlight their cases. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials were not immediately available for comment. Press TV said that Hashemi had gone to America to visit her terminally ill brother and also claimed that United States officials had prevented her from wearing her hijab and had offered only pork, ... (more...)