• Oscars: Academy to add achievement in popular film category

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    This creates ratings woes for the Academy , to be sure, but it's also generated an outcry from genre fans and critics, who argue that legitimately great artistic achievements in blockbuster and genre-heavy films are often overlooked, with a few exceptions like The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King and this year's big victor, The Shape of Water .
  • Carrie Underwood Is, In Fact, Pregnant

    Carrie Underwood Is, In Fact, Pregnant

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    Well, it turns out she has a very good reason for the delay - it's not easy to tour when you're several months pregnant or caring for a brand new baby! The album is set for release in September, but she told fans she won't begin touring until May 2019 because of her baby news.
  • Universal's Cowboy Ninja Viking Has Delayed Production Indefinitely

    Universal's Cowboy Ninja Viking Has Delayed Production Indefinitely

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    Just over a week after reportedly casting Priyanka Chopra as its female lead, Cowboy Ninja Viking - the film adaptation of the comic book also starring Chris Pratt and to be directed by Michelle MacLaren ( Breaking Bad ) - has been delayed indefinitely by its studio, Universal Pictures , according to a new report.
  • Johnny Depp’s Biggie/Tupac movie, City of Lies, pulled one month before release

    Johnny Depp’s Biggie/Tupac movie, City of Lies, pulled one month before release

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    The thriller is based on the bestselling novel " Labyrinth " which revolves around the story of the police investigation into the deaths of rappers Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls . Depp is named in the suit alongside Furman and Depp's Infinitum Nihil production company. Assuming that City of Lies remains in purgatory, Depp will be seen next in the upcoming Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts: the Crimes of Grindelwald .
  • Angelina Jolie Says Brad Pitt Hasn’t Paid ‘Meaningful’ Child Support

    Angelina Jolie Says Brad Pitt Hasn’t Paid ‘Meaningful’ Child Support

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    After a period of relative peace, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce has become a battleground once again . A source familiar with the situation told InStyle , " Brad fulfills his commitments". They have six children for whom she is seeking primary custody. Jolie has sought sole custody of the children. Their eldest son Maddox was adopted from Cambodia in 2002.
  • Liverpool vs Torino, friendly

    Liverpool vs Torino, friendly

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    It should also be remembered that Liverpool defeated Manchester City three times last season, as well as recently beating the sky blues in pre-season. Just as Liverpool were threatening to run riot as they did in Saturday's 5-0 rout of Napoli , they were pegged back by a thunderous header from Belotti, which left the world's most expensive goalkeeper Alisson helpless.
  • Ruby Rose will play a queer Batwoman on the CW

    Ruby Rose will play a queer Batwoman on the CW

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    If you're a comic book geek, that's a significant detail as it dramatically increases the chances that either Batwoman's own series or the other Arrowverse shows could at some point feature Batman himself. She also wrote/produced/directed Break Free , a short film that focused on gender fluidity. I mean if I was writing one of those casting blogs that were all the rage ten years ago she'd pretty much be my top selection.
  • 'Bachelorette' defends fiancé in first public appearance since Instagram controversy

    'Bachelorette' defends fiancé in first public appearance since Instagram controversy

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    The Bachelorette stars reveal that they will spend some time traveling now that they can be out in public together. "She is all mine", Yrigoyen said to the cameras after slipping a Neil Lane diamond on Kufrin's finger. Garrett Yrigoyen , the newly-crowned victor of The Bachelorette , said Monday that he "didn't mean to offend anyone" after it was discovered shortly after the show's premiere this summer that the he had previously liked a series of highly inflammatory Instagram posts .
  • The Mighty Ducks actor Shaun Weiss arrested a year after meth bust

    The Mighty Ducks actor Shaun Weiss arrested a year after meth bust

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    Police in the area picked him up on a charge of public intoxication after he was found " behaving erratically " with a flashlight. According to the source, Weiss has "been staying with his sister near Sacramento". A U.S. court initially sentenced him to 150 days in jail for that crime, but he wound up being released after just 12 days due to prison overcrowding, which is a horribly depressing sentence.
  • Apple remove podcasts by Infowars' notorious host Alex Jones

    Apple remove podcasts by Infowars' notorious host Alex Jones

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    Last month, YouTube pulled down multiple videos by Jones for the same violations, but has yet to ban him. In the latest clash between big tech companies and those who hold unpopular or controversial views, Facebook has permanently kicked " Infowars " off of its platform, saying the page was "unpublished for using hate speech".
  • Margot Robbie Shares First Look As Sharon Tate In New Tarantino Film

    Margot Robbie Shares First Look As Sharon Tate In New Tarantino Film

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    Pitt plays his friend and stunt double. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood will clearly be another bloody Tarantino spectacle - and another featuring an all-star cast. For comparison, here's what the real Sharon Tate looked like . In addition to Robbie, DiCaprio and Pitt, the film also stars Timothy Olyphant, Luke Perry, Damian Lewis , Dakota Fanning , Al Pacino , Emile Hirsch, Clifton Collins Jr, Tim Roth , Michael Madsen , Keith Jefferson, Nicholas Hammond and Scoot McNairy.
  • ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Actor Dave Bautista Calls James Gunn Firing ‘Nauseating’

    ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Actor Dave Bautista Calls James Gunn Firing ‘Nauseating’

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    Bautista tweeted this in response to a Twitter user who asked the Drax actor if he would return to the Disney franchise after Gunn was sacked weeks ago after old, offensive tweets were resurfaced by right-wing detractors. Mr. Gunn apologized on July 20 for his pedophile tweets by saying he was trying to be a "provocateur" at that point in his life. There has been little indication that Disney is inclined to rehire the director, with Variety writing that their sources think "that ...
  • MoviePass Makes a Major Change to Subscription Plan

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    MoviePass notes that only 15 percent of members see four or more movies a month so they expect the new subscription to have no impact whatsoever on the other 85 percent of subscribers. The new plan will also include "many major studio first-run films", according to the company. "However, any industry-wide disruption like MoviePass requires a tremendous amount of testing, pivoting, and learning", MoviePass CEO Mitch Lowe said in a statement.
  • Chelsea vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report

    Chelsea vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report

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    It was clear from the start that an attack of Riyad Mahrez , Bernardo Silva , Leroy Sane and Sergio Aguero was going to dominate proceedings and that's exactly how it panned out in the first half. Manchester City trophy match free of charge. "Now we're set for the next one and prepare game by game and we'll arrive in April, May and June and it depends what we've done during the process".
  • Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Compares Her to Cruella de Vil

    Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Compares Her to Cruella de Vil

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    PA Wire/PA Images The Duchess of Sussex talks to fellow guests as they arrive to attend the wedding of Charlie van Straubenzee and Daisy Jenks at St. The 74-year-old's health problems came after it was revealed he'd participated in the staging of paparazzi photos to the media ahead of walking his daughter down the aisle.
  • Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett from The Facts of Life, Dies at 92

    Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett from The Facts of Life, Dies at 92

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    Rae's role as Mrs. Garrett made her a role model and counselor to many teen girls, as she guided her TV charges through teen issues ranging from dating to alcohol. Rae also appeared on ER, Pretty Little Liars , and The King of Queens , as well as in films like Don't Mess with the Zohan . The cast also celebrated the show's 35th anniversary with a reunion at PaleyFest in 2014.
  • Dillashaw leaves no doubt, finishes Garbrandt for second time

    Dillashaw leaves no doubt, finishes Garbrandt for second time

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    Following the fight, Cejudo called for a chance to move up to 135 pounds and challenge bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw . The two first met at UFC 217 in 2017, with Dillashaw emerging as the victor for the first ... "I know what I can do with that right hand". He indicated such matches make most sense when there are few other options and when champions are so dominant they must face each other.