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‘Transformers’, ‘Star Trek’ dates

Washington [US]: Paramount has announced that its upcoming ‘Transformers’ and ‘Star Trek’ movies have now been delayed. According to Variety, ‘Transformers: Rise of the Beasts’, a prequel in the sci-fi action franchise, has moved back a year. It was originally scheduled for June 24, 2022, and will now open on the big screen on June 9, 2023.The still-untitled ‘Star Trek’ movie was supposed to premiere on June 9, 2023, but it was delayed to December 22, 2023, to accommodate the shift for ‘Transformers’. The next ‘Transformers’ chapter is currently scheduled to hit theatres on the same day as an untitled Sony-Marvel blockbuster. ‘Star Trek’ is opening alongside Disney’s ‘Star Wars: Rogue Squadron’, a Patty Jenkins-directed spinoff set in a galaxy far, far away. Unless one blinks, it’ll be a battle of the ‘Stars’ at the Christmas box office. Anthony Ramos and Dominique Fishback are…

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Cynthia Erivo, Ariana Grande to feature in ‘Wicked’ movie adaptation

Washington [US] : The ‘Wicked’ movie has found its leads. Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo are set to feature in the film adaptation of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical.As per Variety, Grande and Erivo will portray Glinda and Elphaba, respectively, in Universal’s big-screen adaptation being helmed by ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ fame director Jon M. Chu. He has been attached to the project since February, and casting rumours for the film’s two main roles have been swirling for months.A prequel to ‘The Wizard of Oz’, ‘Wicked’ will tell the story of everything leading up to Dorothy’s arrival in Oz. In its original Broadway run, Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth portrayed frenemies Elphaba, who would become the Wicked Witch of the West, and Glinda the Good Witch.With Broadway theatres reopening after a long pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ‘Wicked’ has recently resumed its live performances.The…

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Gael Garcia Bernal to star in Marvel Halloween special

Washington [US] : Golden Globe-winning actor Gael Garcia Bernal is set to star in the Marvel Studios’ Halloween special, which is currently in the works at Disney Plus.As per Variety, plot details for the untitled special are being kept under wraps, but sources have revealed that Bernal could be playing a character based on the Marvel character Werewolf by Night. Two different characters have shared that moniker, specifically Jack Russell and Jake Gomez. Both were capable of transforming into a werewolf at will while retaining their human intellects.The upcoming special is slated to begin production in early 2022.The Halloween special is the latest Marvel Studios project at Disney Plus. To date, the streamer has aired the shows ‘WandaVision’, ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’, and ‘Loki’. The ‘Hawkeye’ series starring Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld is due to debut on November 24. There are…

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Dan Levy reveals why he needed a neck brace while shooting for ‘Schitt’s Creek’

Washington [US] : As a writer, showrunner and star of the hit sitcom ‘Schitt’s Creek’, actor Dan Levy wore many hats throughout the five-year run of the beloved show. But with many roles and responsibilities, come some setbacks.The actor recently revealed that while working on the Emmy-winning show, he endured some physical struggles behind the scenes. He said that the many responsibilities resulted in so much physical stress that he at one point required a neck brace, reported The Hollywood Reporter. The star has previously spoken about his lack of social life while working on the hit show. The social isolation was largely driven, he said in a new interview with British GQ, by his many creative roles on the show which required long hours and saw him get little sleep.Levy told the magazine that his days would start at 5 am when he…

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Ana de Armas in talks to headline ‘John Wick’ spinoff ‘Ballerina’

Washington [US] : ‘No Time To die’ actor Ana de Armas is in talks to lead the much-anticipated ‘John Wick’ spinoff ‘Ballerina’.According to Variety, the makers are currently in negotiations with the ‘Knives Out’ actor who if finalised, will play the lead role in ‘Ballerina’, which has been in the works for several years. The movie follows a young female assassin as she seeks revenge against those who killed her family.The much-anticipated action-thriller will be helmed by ‘Underworld’ director Len Wiseman from a screenplay by Shay Hatten, who has also penned ‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum’ and is attached to write ‘Chapter 4’ and ‘Chapter 5’ of the franchise as well.The ‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ which is the fourth instalment in the action franchise stars Keanu Reeves as the titular character, as well as Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane, Lance Reddick and Rina Sawayama.…

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Adele opens up about her upcoming album ’30’

Grammy-winning singer Adele recently opened up about her forthcoming album ’30’, her divorce and her inevitable return to the spotlight. Washington [US], October 8 : As per Variety, Adele had her first sit-down interview in five years with British Vogue. The star, who gave her last one-on-one interview in 2016, said, “I have to sort of gear myself up to be famous again, which, famously, I don’t really like being.” In the past five years, the ‘Hello’ star has been raising her son Angelo and gotten married and divorced from her now ex-husband, Simon Konecki.Adele said the new album explains her life changes but is ultimately a letter to her now 9-year-old son.“My son has had a lot of questions. Really good questions, really innocent questions, that I just don’t have an answer for … (like) why can’t you still live together?… I just…

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Warner Bros Pictures to release ‘Dune’ in India on October 22

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Warner Bros. Pictures is set to release its much-acclaimed movie ‘Dune’ in India on October 22 in English and Hindi. Directed by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Denis Villeneuve, ‘Dune’ is based on Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel considered one of the most influential books of the 20th century and credited with inspiring many of the greatest films of all time.“I discovered the book in my teenage years and I remember being totally fascinated by its poetry, by what it was saying about nature – the true main character of Dune. To me, ‘Dune’ is a psychological thriller, an adventure, a war movie, a coming-of-age movie. It’s even a love story. There’s a reason the book stayed on my shelf, beside my bed, all those years,” remarks Villeneuve, who at last is able to fulfill his lifelong dream of bringing the landmark work with…

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‘Destiny’s Child’ Reunion Not Happening Says Beyonce’s Father

Beyonce’s fans might feel disappointed as the much speculated ‘Destiny’s Child’ reunion is not happening. Beyonce’s father Mathew Knowles who is DC’s official manager told TMZ that currently there are zero plans for the iconic group to reunite, make an album, tour or do anything like that. He also said that the recent social media updates on ‘Destiny’s Child’s official accounts that sparked the rumours, were just a “routine revamping” by the record label. On a related note, Beyonce’s “new music’s coming” statement in an interview added further fuel to the fire. However, while teasing the upcoming project, she didn’t specify if it would be solo, or with her ‘Destiny’s Child’ teammates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams. Knowles also weighed on to the fan response to the ‘Destiny’s Child’ reunion buzz and said that he is impressed by the huge demand for the singers…

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Kylie Jenner Pregnant, Expecting Second Child With Travis Scott

It’s official! The billionaire beauty mogul Kylie Jenner is pregnant and is expecting her second child with off-again love rapper Travis Scott. Multiple sources close to the couple revealed the news to Page Six that Kylie Jenner is going to be a mom again! Kylie who already shares 3-year-old daughter Stormi with Travis has been open about wanting a sibling for their little girl. A source told Page Six that the entire family is “thrilled.” The insiders also revealed that Kylie is still in the “very early stages” of the pregnancy and does not yet know the sex of the baby. The due date has also been kept under wraps. The good news has arrived after Caitlyn Jenner sparked speculation on Thursday by announcing that she is expecting another grandchild, but it turned out to be about her son Burt Jenner, who is expecting…

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Britney Spears Under Investigation After Housekeeper Files Complaint Over Dispute

Pop singer Britney Spears has been sued by one of her housekeepers for allegedly striking her during a dispute while in singer’s Thousand Oaks home on the morning of August 16. Captain Eric Buschow confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter that Britney is under investigation over misdemeanour battery after allegedly striking an employee during a dispute at her home. Buschow told that the employee called the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department to report the incident. According to TMZ’s law enforcement sources, the housekeeper told cops that she had taken one of Britney’s dogs to the vet, claiming there were issues with the treatment of the pet. The singer confronted her when she got back from the vet, they argued about the dog’s wellness and then Britney allegedly slapped the housekeeper’s phone out of her hands. Deputies conducted an investigation and will be forwarding reports to the…

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Jane Campion’s ‘The Power Of The Dog’ Joins BFI London Film Festival

Filmmaker and writer Jane Campion’s hotly-anticipated next feature ‘The Power of the Dog’ is set to headline the 65th BFI London Film Festival’s gala this October. According to Deadline, the picture will screen in London on October 11 at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, with Campion expected to attend along with the key cast. The Netflix movie will debut in Competition at Venice and will also screen in Toronto and New York. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Jesse Plemons, Kirsten Dunst and Kodi Smit-McPhee. The story, which is based on the 1967 novel by Thomas Savage, follows Phil Burbank, a charismatic rancher who inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife and her son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love. “I am thrilled to share The Power of the…

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Courteney Cox Shares Priceless Picture With Birthday Boy Matthew Perry

‘Friends’ alum Matthew Perry received a plethora of birthday wishes as he turned 52 on Thursday. However, it was his co-star Courteney Cox’s wish that caught everyone’s attention on social media.Courteney, who played Monica Geller, the love interest of Chandler Bing (Matthew) on the much-loved American sitcom ‘Friends’, shared a priceless picture featuring herself with the birthday boy on her Instagram Story. Alongside the picture, she wrote, “Happy birthday to one of the funniest people ‘I KNOW’,” using a red heart emoticon. For the unversed, “I Know” has been Monica’s (Courteney) famous catchphrase on the much-loved show.Speaking about what happened to their characters on the show, the viewers saw the beloved couple, Monica Geller and Chandler Bing, ending up together and adopting a baby girl by the finale episode of the series. ‘Friends’ originally aired for 10 seasons on NBC from 1994 to 2004.…

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Marilyn Manson Accused Of Spitting, Blowing Snot On Videographer At 2019 Concert

American singer and songwriter Marilyn Manson allegedly spit and blew snot on a videographer at his 2019 concert in New Hampshire, according to an affidavit released by police on Wednesday. As per Fox News, Manson, whose legal name is Brian Hugh Warner, surrendered last month to police in Los Angeles, in connection with a 2019 arrest warrant in the case. The allegations were detailed in the affidavit that was released along with the criminal complaint in the case. Manson has been charged with two misdemeanour counts of simple assault stemming from an alleged incident on August 19, 2019, at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford. The misdemeanour charges can each result in a jail sentence of less than a year and a USD 2,000 fine if convicted. An arraignment hearing on the charges will be scheduled for September 2 at Laconia District…

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Lizzo Addresses Recent Bullying And Criticism

Grammy-winning singer Lizzo addressed the recent bullying and criticism she has dealt with after the release of her new single ‘Rumors’ and how she works to overcome them. The singer spoke about the hateful comments during an appearance on Good Morning America on Wednesday, reported The Hollywood Reporter. Lizzo opened up about struggling to feel heard and accepted in an environment that is not always supportive and why these harsh comments are surfacing.Lizzo said despite Black women being innovators in the industry, “We are the ones who do suffer from the marginalization the most and the erasure the most.” The singer admitted that without the internet or social media it is possible she would have been “erased.” She added, “But I chose to be undeniable and I chose to be loud and I chose to be great. And I’m still here.” Her sit down…

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Anthony Mackie To Star In Marvel’s Film ‘Captain America 4’

Actor Anthony Mackie has been roped in to star as the lead in the Marvel Studios’ upcoming superhero film ‘Captain America 4’. As per Variety, further details of the movie have not been disclosed yet, keeping it unclear if the fourth film in the ‘Captain America’ franchise will feature Sebastian Stan, who starred with Mackie in the much-acclaimed Disney Plus series ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’. Mackie first appeared as Sam Wilson (aka the Falcon) in 2014’s ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’, and reprised the role in five subsequent movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Mackie as Falcon assumed Captain America’s shield over the course of the Disney Plus series ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ after the superhero handpicked him as his successor. Back in April, Variety reported that a fourth ‘Captain America’ movie was in development, with Malcolm Spellman penning the…

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Jennifer Aniston Urges Fan To Help & Donate For Afghan Refugees

The battle to stop the ongoing turmoil in Afghanistan still continues unabated. Expressing her concerns for the women and other refugees stuck in the crisis, Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston urged fans to donate and help the needy. Taking to her Instagram Stories, the ‘Friends’ alum raised concerns for women’s safety amid the crisis. By sharing a few posts, she amplified the resources that can help Afghan girls, women activists, and other refugees. In her first Instagram Story, Aniston shared Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai’s article that seeks the need to reach out to Afghan women. Sharing the article, the Emmy award-winning actor wrote, “This is a devastating step backward for women and girls in Afghanistan.” In other stories, Aniston shared posts to aware people of the process and portal where they can donate for the crisis. Aniston wrote, “Let’s get these women and…

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Scarlett Johansson- Colin Jost Welcomes Baby Boy

 It’s a baby boy! American actor Scarlett Johansson and husband Colin Jost have welcomed their first child together after tying the knot in October 2020. The news was confirmed by The Saturday Night Live star’s rep Marcel Pariseau to People magazine on Wednesday. Later, on Instagram, the comedian shared a statement, disclosing that their baby boy is named Cosmo. “Ok ok we had a baby. His name is Cosmo. We love him very much. Privacy would be greatly appreciated. For all inquires please contact our publicist @chethinks,” Jost wrote in an Instagram post with quirky hashtags: “#wegotawaywithitforalongtime” “#nokidspolicy” and “#weregoingtodisneyworld.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Colin Jost (@colinjost) The ‘Black Widow’ actor who married Jost in an intimate ceremony back in October 2020, is also a mother to daughter 6-year-old daughter named Rose Dorothy from her previous marriage to Frenchman…

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Sterling K. Brown-Randall Park Joins Hands For Untitled Action-Comedy

American actors Sterling K. Brown and Randall Park have joined hands for an untitled action-comedy set up at Amazon Studios. According to The Hollywood Reporter, apart from starring in the project, Sterling and Randall will be serving as the producers via their respective banners, Indian Meadows and Imminent Collision. Alex Tse, who co-created the Hulu series ‘Wu-Tang: An American Saga’, will serve as the scriptwriter. The project is being described as in the vein of ’48 Hrs.’, the 1982 movie starring Eddie Murphy and Nick Nolte, as per The Hollywood Reporter. The script will revolve around the story of two estranged childhood best friends, to be played by Sterling and Randall, who will find themselves on opposite sides of the law after growing up. Framed and on the run, the two must survive each other long enough to clear their names and stop an…

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Johnny Depp Allowed To Proceed With His Defamation Lawsuit Against Amber Heard

Despite a devastating legal loss in the United Kingdom, Hollywood actor Johnny Depp will get a second libel trial to try to show that he didn’t physically abuse his ex-wife Amber Heard. As per The Hollywood Reporter, Depp has been allowed to move forward with his defamation lawsuit against Heard. The 58-year-old actor is suing his ex-wife over a 2018 Washington Post op-ed where Heard wrote about surviving domestic violence. Heard never named Depp in the op-ed, but she did accuse the actor of domestic violence amid their 2016 split, which he denied. In court documents obtained by People magazine on Tuesday, a Virginia judge granted the actor the right to pursue his lawsuit, denying Heard’s supplemental plea to dismiss the case after Depp lost his UK libel lawsuit against British tabloid The Sun. In November 2020, the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star lost…

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‘Fast and Furious 10’ To Release In April 2023

‘Fast and Furious’ fans, mark your calendar as the release date for the 10th instalment of the action film is out! The film is set to release in theatres in April 2023. Variety has confirmed that ‘Fast and Furious 10’ will be out on April 7, 2023. The movie that is the second to last movie in the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise is penned by Chris Morgan and directed by Justin Lin.‘Fast and Furious 10’ was originally scheduled for an April 2 release, this year, but that spot was taken by ‘F9’ due to the COVID-19 pandemic delays, and was later pushed back to June 25. The cast of the movie has been under wraps as of now but rumours suggest that the franchise star Vin Diesel will return along with Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Chris Bridges, Jordana Brewster, and Michelle Rodriguez. According to…

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Colin Jost Confirms Scarlett Johansson Pregnancy Rumours

American comedian Colin Jost has recently confirmed rumours about his wife Scarlett Johansson’s pregnancy. Page Six confirmed the news from the comedian and he said that he “can’t wait to become a dad.” The 39-year-old recently performed at a stand-up gig at the Ridgefield Playhouse in Connecticut over the weekend, where he said, “We’re having a baby, it’s exciting,” according to a source in the audience.Page Six revealed back in July that the Marvel star is expecting the couple’s first child and is due soon. On a related note, the ‘Black Widow’ actor already has a 6-year-old daughter named Rose from her previous marriage to Frenchman Romain Dauriac. After three years of dating, she tied the knot with Jost in an intimate wedding ceremony last year. Rumours of Johansson’s pregnancy first sparked in June after the actor skipped out on several ‘Black Widow’ events.…

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Kristen Stewart’s Starrer ‘Spencer’ To Release In November

 The wait is over! The year’s one of the most awaited movies Pablo Larrain’s biographical drama – ‘Spencer’ starring Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana is coming to theatres this November. Cinephiles have been on their toes since the first look of Kristen as Diana was unveiled. Now the makers have piqued even more interests of the fans who were eager to watch the ‘Twilight’ actor play the much-loved royal on-screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ‘Spencer’ — the Venice and Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) title that will see Kristen play Princess Diana– has gotten an ‘awards-season’ release date. Neon and Topic Studios has scheduled the feature for November 5. The movie will showcase the three days in one of the princess’s last Christmas holidays as a member of the House of Windsor at their Sandringham estate. The description for the movie reads, “Spencer…

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Ryan Reynolds Credits Wife Blake Lively Idea Of Marvel Cameo In ‘Free Guy’

Actor Ryan Reynolds, who is basking in the success of his recently-released film ‘Free Guy’, credited his wife Blake Lively for the video game-themed movie’s jaw-dropping Marvel cameo. In the movie ‘Free Guy’, viewers were surprised to see Chris Evans as Captain America making a sudden appearance on screen, after Ryan’s character Guy fights his way through the finale with Captain America’s shield. The movie then cuts to Chris in a coffee shop, watching the whole thing go down. He spits out his drink and says, “What the s–t?!” As per E! News, Ryan recently revealed that it was his wife who came up with the idea of the major Marvel cameo that has been the talk of the town since its release. He gushed that she was “essential in every part” of supporting the movie behind the scenes.Ryan shared a tribute on his…

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Phoebe Dynevor-Pete Davidson Break Up

Nearly four months after dating, ‘Bridgerton’ actor Phoebe Dynevor and ‘Saturday Night Live’ star Pete Davidson have broken up. According to E! News, the stars have broken up close to four months after stepping out together in the streets of the UK and unofficially confirming their romance. Pete who is based in New York and Phoebe who lives in England have parted ways because of the distance between them. “The long-distance made it very difficult, they had fun, but it wasn’t sustainable being so far apart. It was great while it lasted, but they both agreed it was best to move on,” a source close to the couple shared with E! News. The duo was first linked in March when Pete was spotted in Manchester, England, where Phoebe resides. The following month, the couple was spotted out together for the first time, strolling on…

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Scarlett Johansson Joins Wes Anderson’s Untitled Movie

Actor Scarlett Johansson has recently joined the cast of filmmaker Wes Anderson’s untitled next movie that will also feature Margot Robbie and Tom Hanks. The ‘Black Widow’ star is the latest big name to join the filmmaker’s new movie, after Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Jason Schwartzman, Rupert Friend, Tilda Swinton, Robbie and Hanks, reported The Hollywood Reporter. Johansson’s character, plot and other such details of the Anderson directorial venture are being kept under wraps. The movie, which began production in Spain last week, is expected to complete its filming in late September this year. On a related note, this would be Johansson’s second collaboration with Anderson after she previously lent her voice for the filmmaker’s 2018 stop-motion animated picture, ‘Isle of Dogs’.

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Bob Dylan Sued By Women For Sexually Abusing Her When She Was 12

American singer Bob Dylan has been sued by a woman who claims that the singer allegedly sexually abused her in 1965 when she was 12-years-old. As per the legal documents obtained by Variety, the woman who is identified only as J.C. in the complaint stated that the singer allegedly groomed her for sex and sexually abused her in his New York City pad back in 1965 when she was underage. The suit further alleges that Dylan gave her drugs and alcohol, and established an emotional connection that allowed him to sexually abuse her for a period of several weeks. The woman had also claimed that she was abused multiple times over a six-week period from April to May 1965. Dylan allegedly used threats of physical violence, “leaving her emotionally scarred and psychologically damaged to this day.” The abuse is alleged to have occurred at…

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Ariana Grande-Selena Gomez Give Major Girl Pal Goals In Latest Video

Pop-stars Ariana Grande and Selena Gomez are giving major girl pal goals in Hollywood by expressing love and appreciation for each other on social media. On Saturday, Ariana took to her Instagram Story to share a TikTok video of Selena crooning one of the former’s most popular songs ‘Break Up With Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored’ along with her friends. “CUTIES ARE YOU KIDDING @SelenaGomez LOVE YOU,” Ariana wrote alongside the video featuring her ‘Thank U, Next’ track. This video with Selena and friends grooving to the hit track at the dinner table was originally posted on the band Girlpool’s TikTok account on Friday night. Selena, who recently turned 29, has been showering love to other fellow female pop stars too. Last week, she dropped a sweet comment on Britney Spears’ Instagram, when Spears quoted one of her songs in the caption of an avocado…

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Jennifer Lopez Unfollows, Deletes Photos With Alex Rodriguez From Instagram

Appears like superstar Jennifer Lopez is further cementing her rekindled relationship with Oscar winning-actor Ben Affleck as she has recently unfollowed her most recent ex, Alex Rodriguez, and deleted every photo with him from her Instagram account. According to Page Six, JLo has deleted all the photos with ex-fiance Alex Rodriguez from her IG handle, including the one that features the duo kissing in front of the Capitol Building — from her Instagram account. ‘The Boy Next Door’ star has also unfollowed Alex on Instagram. The former couple announced their split in April 2021. JLo has since rekindled her romance with her ex-beau Affleck, whom she dated for 18 months before their 2004 split. The couple who have worked together in films ‘Gigli’ and ‘Jersey Girl’ went Instagram official on ‘Let’s Get Loud’ singer’s 52nd birthday.On the other hand, A-Rod is reportedly living a…

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Ryan Reynolds Confirms Disney Wants ‘Free Guy’ Sequel

Actor Ryan Reynolds, on Saturday confirmed that a sequel to his Disney’s action-adventure comedy film ‘Free Guy’ is on the cards. According to Variety, the video-game-themed film’s lead actor Ryan confirmed the news on his Twitter handle on Saturday. “Aaaannnnd after 3 years messaging #FreeGuy as an original IP movie, Disney confirmed today they officially want a sequel. Woo hoo! #irony,” Ryan tweeted. The film’s distributors- 20th Century Studios re-tweeted Ryan’s post, which seemingly confirmed the news. Director of the film Shawn Levy also re-tweeted Ryan’s post by writing, “Yuuuuuuuup.”‘Free Guy’, written by Matt Lieberman and Zak Penn, also stars Lil Rel Howery, Taika Waititi, Jodie Comer, and Utkarsh Ambudkar. The sci-fi comedy is about a man (played by Ryan Reynolds) that realises he is a character in a video game. With the help of an avatar, he tries to prevent the makers of…

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Rupert Friend-Jason Schwartzman Are Latest Addition In Wes Anderson’s Next Film

Actors Rupert Friend and Jason Schwartzman are the latest celebrities to join the star-studded cast of Wes Anderson’s next film. As per The Hollywood Reporter, the untitled project began production this week in Spain with many of Anderson’s regular actors back for the proceedings, including Adrien Brody, Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton. New to the Anderson repertoire are actors Margot Robbie and Tom Hanks. Plot details for the feature, which Anderson wrote and is directing, are being kept under wraps but sources have indicated that the cast for this one is larger than most other Anderson films that are ensemble in nature. Shooting for the upcoming project is expected to wrap in late September. Schwartzman’s involvement should not come as a surprise. The actor starred in Anderson’s 1998 breakthrough, ‘Rushmore’, followed by 2007’s ‘The Darjeeling Limited’, 2009’s ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’, 2012’s ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ and…

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Man Arrested For Trespassing Taylor Swift’s NY City Apartment

An alleged trespasser was arrested on Friday for crashing through the gate of the Grammy-winning singer Taylor Swift’s New York City apartment. Law enforcement sources told TMZ that a 28-year-old man named Patrick Nissen, from Nebraska, was arrested around 7:55 am in the arctic entry of Taylor’s Tribeca apartment building and he has been charged with “second-degree criminal trespassing”, a misdemeanour. Law enforcement sources told that us Taylor was not present at the home at that time, and Nissen entered the building “through an unlocked door.” TMZ reported that a security officer in the building noticed that the man did not have permission to be in the complex and called 911. Cops told that the man, who travelled by bus from out of state to meet the pop star, alleges he is in “love with Taylor”. On a related note, the ‘Fearless’ star has…

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Shia LaBeouf Lands First Acting Role Amid Allegations Of Abuse By FKA Twigs

Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf has landed his first film role since his ex-girlfriend and singer FKA twigs sued him for sexual battery, assault and the infliction of emotional distress. LaBeouf recently signed on for his next acting role amid allegations of abuse by his ex. The actor has been cast in a new movie by legendary director Abel Ferrara about an Italian saint, reported Variety. Ferrara, who has helmed ‘King of New York’ and ‘The Funeral’, revealed the casting news in an interview with Variety saying LaBeouf had signed on to play Saint Padre Pio. “We’re doing a film about Padre Pio, he’s a monk from Puglia. It’s set in Italy right after World War I. He’s not a saint, he had stigmata,” Ferrara said. “He was also in the middle of a very heavy political period in world history. He was very young…

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Emma Stone To Star In ‘Cruella’ Sequel

Hollywood star Emma Stone is coming back for more dramatic fashion statements and dastardly deeds. The actor will reprise her role as Cruella de Vil in the upcoming ‘Cruella’ sequel. As per Variety, the 32-year-old actor will star in the sequel for Disney’s ‘Cruella’, which debuted in theatres and on Disney+ in late May and earned more than USD 221 million at the worldwide box office. The move is significant because it comes amid the turmoil caused by actor Scarlett Johansson’s lawsuit against Disney over her compensation for ‘Black Widow’, which like ‘Cruella’, debuted day-and-date in theatres and on Disney+. The movie detailed the origin story of Stone’s Cruella before she wreaked havoc in Disney’s animated ‘101 Dalmations’. The film, which also starred Emma Thompson, will see the return of its original director, Craig Gillespie, and screenwriter Tony McNamara. News of the sequel’s development…

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Nanci Griffith Dies At 68

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Nanci Griffith died on Friday in Nashville. She was 68 when she breathed her last. The folk singer-songwriter behind songs such as ‘Love at the Five and Dive’ and ‘Speed of the Sound of Loneliness’ passed away on Friday morning. However, no cause of death was provided. Her management company, Gold Mountain Entertainment, revealed the news of the singer’s demise to Variety. “It was Nanci’s wish that no further formal statement or press release happen for a week following her passing,” Gold Mountain Entertainment said in a statement. Regardless of Griffith’s request for a week’s delay before formal statements, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum CEO Kyle Young paid tribute shortly after her death was confirmed on Friday. “Nanci Griffith was a master songwriter who took every opportunity to champion kindred spirits, including Vince Bell, Elizabeth Cook, Iris DeMent, Julie Gold,…

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‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ Release Date Delayed

The release of Tom Hardy’s upcoming outing ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ has been delayed amid a surge in COVID-19 cases due in large part to the Delta variant. As per Variety, Sony Pictures has announced plans to delay the theatrical release of ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’, the studio’s upcoming comic book adventure. The ‘Venom’ sequel, which has been delayed several times amid the pandemic, was set to open on September 24 in the US and will now premiere on October 15. The delay comes as COVID-19 cases are rising in the US due to the highly contagious Delta variant.‘Venom 2’ once again stars Hardy as Eddie Brock, a journalist who has an alien symbiote living within him. Together, they are Venom. This time around, Woody Harrelson also stars after the actor portrayed serial killer Cletus Kasady in the post-credits scene for the…

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Slams Anti-Maskers

Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger recently called out anti-maskers. The star also questioned why people wouldn’t believe health experts about the coronavirus and said that anti-vaxxers are “schmucks” for prioritising their freedom over the safety of other people. The ‘Terminator’ star shared his frustrations around Americans advocating for their freedom over public health in a recent interview with CNN. In the interview, the former California governor shared his stance on the importance of following public health protocols and told people who argue their personal freedom is being threatened by mask mandates to “screw their freedom”. “There is a virus here. It kills people and the only way we prevent it is: get vaccinated, wear masks, do social distancing, washing your hands all the time, and not just to think about, ‘Well my freedom is being kind of disturbed here.’ No, screw your freedom,” Schwarzenegger said.…

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Una Stubbs Dies At 84

The world has lost an icon. Actor Una Stubbs, widely known for her roles in ‘Sherlock’, ‘EastEnders’ and ‘Till Death Do Us Part’, has died. She was 84 when she breathed her last. Her agent Rebecca Blond said that the actor passed away at her home in Edinburgh surrounded by her family, reported Variety. While Stubbs’ cause of death is yet to be revealed, her agent said that she had been ill for a few months. “We are desperately sad to have lost not only a wonderful actress, whose screen and stage career, spanning over 50 years, was so extraordinarily varied, from Till Death Us Do Part to Sherlock, as well as memorable performances in the West End, at the Old Vic, Donmar Warehouse, Sheffield Crucible and National Theatre, but also a wickedly funny, elegant, stylish, graceful, gracious and kind and constant friend,” Stubbs’…

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Britney Spears Conservatorship Judge, Brenda Penny Getting Death Threats

Britney Spears conservatorship judge- Brenda Penny’s security is currently on law enforcement’s radar as she is getting death threats after denying Britney’s request to advance conservatorship hearing on her father, last week. According to TMZ, scores of death threats against Judge Penny were posted online, with many people calling for her to lose her life and “die,” while many asking her to resign from her job. Reportedly, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is monitoring the online activity, as they have seen some of the posts and “indeed found them to be concerning”. As per TMZ, some of the comments on Twitter were vague, while others were more direct- like one user wrote, “I have a feeling this judge Brenda Penny is going to have a horrible mysterious death #freebritney.” Judge Penny, who is black, was also attacked with some racial slurs. The hashtag…

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Jamie Spears Willing To Step Down As Conservator Of Britney Spears Estate

Grammy winning-singer Britney Spears’s father Jamie Spears has shared that he is willing to step down as the conservator of her daughter’s estate. According to the latest court filing (August 12), obtained by E! News, Jamie has agreed to remove himself as conservator of her estate “when the time is right,” after holding the position since her conservatorship began in 2008 after the singer had several mental breakdowns publicly. In the documents, Jamie’s legal team has stated that there are “no actual grounds for suspending or removing Mr. Spears,” but he is willing to step aside in the future to avoid a “battle” with his daughter. The statement further read, “It is highly debatable whether a change in conservator at this time would be in Ms. Spears’ best interests. Nevertheless, even as Mr. Spears is the unremitting target of unjustified attacks, he does not…

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Kim Scott Hospitalised After Suicide Attempt

American rapper Eminem’s ex-wife, Kim Scott, was admitted into a hospital following an alleged suicide attempt last month. As per a TMZ report on Wednesday, law enforcement and emergency responders received a call of a suicidal person at Scott’s home in Michigan on July 30. When they arrived, she allegedly became combative with personnel who were checking her vital signs and reportedly needed to be restrained by police. Paramedics were unable to check her vitals, the outlet reported. Scott allegedly cut herself as she had small lacerations on her legs and a fair amount of blood had spilled onto the floor. Authorities reportedly rushed her to the hospital for medical and psychological evaluation, but she has since returned home to recover. The alleged incident occurred just one week after Scott’s mother, Kathleen Sluck, died on July 23 at the age of 65. A funeral…

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Kim Kardashian: Kanye West Helping Me To Become More Confident

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West may be splitting up but that doesn’t seem to have affected the bond they share. In a recent interaction with Kristen Bell for a podcast, Kim opened up about Kanye helping her to become more confident. The KUWTK star credited West for teaching her to “live in the moment” as she praised the rapper amid their divorce. During her appearance on Bell’s We Are Supported By podcast, Kim spoke about Kanye being a positive influence in her life who changed her way of thinking, especially when it comes to putting herself first. Talking about the life lesson she learned from him, Kim said, “I got to a point — and maybe being in a relationship with Kanye for a decade and someone that absolutely didn’t care about likeability factor or what any of perception of him was as long as he…

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Chet Hanks Stands By His Anti-Vaccine Remarks

Celebrity couple Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s son Chet Hanks recently double-downed on his stance that the COVID-19 vaccine isn’t for him. On Wednesday, Chet took to his Instagram account and spoke about his past remarks surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine. “I’m going to keep this real simple for you guys, real simple,” he told his followers.“Just like you have the right to be mad at me because I said I’m not going to get the vaccine…I have the right to not get that s–t. I wanted to, but my immune system said it’s good. It doesn’t need to be tampered with. It said it’s good,” he added in the video. Chet continued speaking about the vaccine calling it an “experimental government injection”.Chet said, “Let’s be real. 99 per cent of you mother–kers wouldn’t use a shampoo that isn’t FDA approved, but you’re willing to…

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Chloe Bennet No Longer Part Of ‘The Powerpuff Girls’ Series

Actor Chloe Bennet will no longer be playing the popular character of Blossom in ‘The Powerpuff Girls’ reboot. According to Variety, Chloe stepped down as one of the three leads in the live-action CW pilot based on ‘The Powerpuff Girls’. Scheduling conflicts reportedly forced the actor to leave the show. For the unversed, the show was originally in contention during pilot season earlier this year for a potential fall air date, but The CW made the decision to redevelop and reshoot it instead. Based on the Cartoon Network series created by Craig McCracken, the new version sees the superheroes as disillusioned twentysomethings who resent having lost their childhood to crime fighting. Dove Cameron and Yana Perrault are still attached as Bubbles and Buttercup respectively.

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Chris Hemsworth Shares Glimpse Of His Birthday Celebration

Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth has penned a thank you note for his fans and friends for wishing him on his 38th birthday. He also shared a glimpse of his birthday celebrations with his family. Taking to Instagram, the ‘Thor’ actor posted a string of images of a cake that his three little ones baked for his birthday. “Thanks for all the birthday messages! Had an epic day with the family and succeeded in devouring 75% of this awesome cake that my kids made before collapsing into a giant sugary heap of joy,” Chris captioned the post. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Chris Hemsworth (@chrishemsworth) Several social media users, including members of Hollywood, flooded Chris’ post with birthday wishes.“Happy birthday, brotha,” actor Dwayne Johnson commented.“Such lovely surprise by your kids,” a user wrote. Chris shares daughter India, 9, and 7-year-old twin…

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Hulu Reveals Cast Of ‘How I Met Your Father’

Hulu has revealed the cast of its highly anticipated ‘How I Met Your Mother’ spinoff, ‘How I Met Your Father’. As per E! News, on Tuesday, Hulu revealed the actors who will star opposite Hilary Duff and Chris Lowell in the ‘How I Met Your Father’: Francia Raisa, Tom Ainsley, Tien Tran and Suraj Sharma will round out the cast as the friends and family of Jesse (Lowell) and Sophie (Duff). According to the streaming service, like its predecessor, ‘HIMYF’ will follow Sophie as she recounts to her son how she met his father, bringing viewers back to the year 2021 when Sophie and her friends are trying to figure life out. So, what roles will the ‘HIMYF’ newcomers play? Hulu offered up the following descriptions:Raisa will play Valentina, “Sophie’s roommate…She’s impulsive and adventurous and Sophie relies on Valentina’s ability to cheer her up…

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Emmy Awards To Be Held Outdoor At L.A. Live

A year after the Emmy Awards were held virtually during the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony will now be held in person, albeit, not in the Microsoft Theater, where it usually takes place. The Television Academy announced on Tuesday that it will opt for an “indoor/outdoor” model held at L.A. Live’s Event Deck, directly behind the Microsoft Theater. The organisation said that the space will better provide opportunities for “socially distanced audience seating.” As per Variety, the organisation said that the Emmy ceremonies, both Primetime and Creative Arts, will be held on the Event Deck at L.A. Live, next to the Microsoft Theater — marking the second year in a row that the Emmys were not actually held inside the Microsoft. In addition to the new venue, the Academy said that it is limiting its number of guests, despite having already mailed out invitations. “Following…

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Chet Hanks Get Criticism For His Rant Against Covid -19 Vaccine

Celebrity couple Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s son Chet Hanks is being criticised for his rant against the COVID-19 vaccine. On August 9, Chet took to his Instagram account and posted a video, wherein he shared that he’s tired of wearing masks during the pandemic and even told fans to get over “COVID-19”. He started the clip with a positive tone by saying that he supports the vaccine. “I’ve been on the fence about this for a while, that’s why I never spoke on it. But with the amount of people I know recently that have gotten COVID, and with the numbers rising, I think it’s important for me to say I got the vaccine, I think everybody should. It’s really important that we all do this,” he said in the clip.After a few seconds, he changed his statement and stated that he won’t…

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Margot Robbie Joins Wes Anderson’s Feature Film

Oscar-nominated actor Margot Robbie is the latest addition to acclaimed auteur Wes Anderson’s latest feature film. While the nature of her role is unclear, sources told The Hollywood Reporter that it is a supporting character. Robbie joins Anderson’s favourites Adrien Brody, Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton, and another newcomer Tom Hanks in the project. The film, written and directed by Anderson, will begin shooting in Spain later this month.Robbie is currently filming Damien Chazelle’s ‘Babylon’, which reunites the Australian actor with her ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ co-star Brad Pitt. She recently wrapped production on an untitled feature from David O Russell and will next be seen in Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie”, which she is also producing under her banner LuckyChap Entertainment. Robbie currently stars in “The Suicide Squad”, a relaunch of the DC film directed by James Gunn.

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David Schwimmer-Jennifer Aniston Rumoured To Be Dating

There is some exciting news for ‘Friends’ fans as actors David Schwimmer and Jennifer Aniston, who rose to fame with their undeniable chemistry in the hit sitcom, are rumoured to be dating each other in real life now. Aniston and Schwimmer had revealed that they had crushes on each other during the reunion special for their insanely popular show ‘Friends’. However, they had said then that they didn’t act on those feelings. As per Fox News, Closer Online reported that the two have been spending more time together since ‘Friends: The Reunion’ was filmed. The outlet also quoted a source saying that thinking about the past rekindled their feelings. “After the reunion, it became clear that reminiscing over the past had stirred up feelings for both of them and that chemistry they’d always had to bury was still there,” a source relayed to Closer…

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Idris Elba To Voice Knuckles In ‘Sonic The Hedgehog 2’

Actor Idris Elba will lend his voice to the famous character, Knuckles, in the upcoming ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ film. He took to Instagram to announce the news with his fans by sharing an image of the game character’s signature hand.“Knock, knock,” he captioned the post. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Idris Elba (@idriselba) As per Deadline, Knuckles is a red Echidna and he’s the guardian of the Master Emerald in the videogames. He is also known to be hot-headed and a fighter. Apart from Idris, James Marsden, Ben Schwartz, Tika Sumpter, Natasha Rothwell, Adam Pally, Shemar Moore, and Jim Carrey will also lend their voices to other characters of the movie.After delivering a pre-pandemic blockbuster for Paramount with the first 2020 film, Jeff Fowler willy only direct the sequel.

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Meadow Walker Gets Engaged To Louis Thornton Allan

Late actor Paul Walker’s daughter Meadow Walker is engaged to actor Louis Thornton-Allan. The model, who said “yes” to Louis, showed off her engagement ring on Instagram on Monday while swimming in a pool. Meadow could be seen holding up her hand in front of her face, showing off the diamond ring and giggling. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Meadow Walker (@meadowwalker) Louis shared Meadow’s video on his Instagram Stories and posted a photo of his lady love sitting outside and holding a cigarette with the ring on her finger. The two confirmed their relationship on Instagram in early July when the actor posted a photo of the two cuddled together on a couch and smiling at each other.“Best friend,” Louis wrote in the caption. Meadow commented on the photo with, “My love.” Meadow also shared a video of herself…

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Matt Damon Joins Jennifer Lopez & Ben Affleck On Malibu Beach Stroll

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck enjoyed a beach date recently as they got clicked taking a stroll hand-in-hand in Malibu. Also accompanying the couple was Affleck’s bestie Matt Damon. It looks like the trio had a great time given that the TMZ photos showed them all smiles during their outing. Looks like Bennifer and Damon had a fun reunion.  According to the photos obtained by TMZ, Ben and Jennifer were seen dressed casually for their beach outing. While the pictures showed the duo holding hands, Ben’s bestie Matt Damon was seen walking alongside them. While fans have been excited about Bennifer getting together, their close friend, Damon who was recently busy promoting his upcoming film was flooded with questions about his friends’ rekindled romance during interviews.  While addressing the same, Damon spoke to Extra and mentioned how happy he was for Ben saying, “He’s the best. He…

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Virginia Giuffre Files Lawsuit Against Prince Andrew For Alleged Sexual Abuse

Virginia Giuffre, an alleged victim of late sex offender Jeffrey Epstein filed a lawsuit against Prince Andrew of Britain, accusing the 61-year-old royal of sexually assaulting her while she was under the age of 18. According to PEOPLE, Giuffre stated, “Today my attorney filed suit against Prince Andrew for sexual abuse under the Child Victims Act. As the suit lays out in detail, I was trafficked to him and sexually abused by him.” The complaint, filed in federal court in New York by Virginia Roberts Giuffre, comes almost two years after Epstein died in a New York prison while awaiting trial on conspiracy and child sex trafficking allegations. The lawsuit also comes just days before a New York state legislation that allows alleged victims of childhood sexual abuse to bring civil claims that would otherwise be prohibited by statutes of limitations expires.  Meanwhile, Giuffre’s…

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Nick Jonas Shares BTS Photo With ‘Jersey Boys’ Cast

Nick Jonas took to Instagram to share a BTS photo from his upcoming film, Jersey Boys. He was seen posing alongside his castmates, CJ Pawlikowski, Matt Bogart, Des McAnuff, Andy Karl in it. Revealing that he will be playing the role of Frankie Valli, Nick called it a “dream role.” Nick’s post received an “incredible” reaction from Priyanka Chopra. On Monday, the singer took to Instagram to tease his upcoming project, which is yet to receive the backing of a network or streaming service although with Nick confirming that he will be essaying the role of famed American singer Frankie Valli in it, fans are now more than excited to catch the film.  Sharing a photo with the cast of the film, Nick in the captions mentioned how special this project has been for him. He wrote, “The past couple months I’ve been in Cleveland playing my…

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Judge Denies Britney Spears’ Request To Expedite Hearing To Remove Father From Conservatorship

It seems like luck is not on singer Britney Spears’ side as a judge has now denied her attorney’s request to expedite her next hearing, regarding the suspension and removal of her father, Jamie Spears, from her conservatorship. According to Variety, judge Brenda Penny, on Monday, rejected a motion filed by attorney Mathew Rosengart to advance a September 29 hearing to late August. In his petition, Rosengart had said moving up the hearing would be in the best interest of the pop star. He claimed that Britney’s father is “dissipating” her multi-million fortune and has exerted “absolutely microscopic control” over her life.“A conservatorship should be a last resort, designed to benefit the conservatee rather than a mechanism designed to serve as a tool for the enrichment of third parties,” Rosengart’s filing stated last week.After the judge’s decision, Britney took to Instagram and shared a…

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Hugh Jackman’s Update On Skin Biopsy; Result “Inconclusive”

Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman recently shared an update about his skin biopsy, which he underwent for a possible cancer scare, saying that the result came back “inconclusive”. The 52-year-old actor took to his Instagram account and shared a post updating his fans, saying he will go in for a recheck after he is done shooting in around two months. “Update on my biopsy: It’s comeback “inconclusive”. This means they didn’t take enough. That said, the worst it can be is a Basel Cell Carcinoma (BCC). So when I’m done filming, I’ll have it rechecked,” he wrote alongside a short video clip.Urging his fans to wear sunscreen, he also said that even though he is “repeating” himself, getting “skin checks” is important. He also thanked his fans and followers for their support. “I know I’m repeating myself and will probably not stop … please get…

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Camila Cabello Shares Cosy Pic With Shawn Mendes On His Birthday

As Shawn Mendes celebrates his birthday on August 8, the singer has been receiving a lot of love from fans and friends. The singer for his 23rd birthday received an adorable wish from his girlfriend Camila Cabello. To wish her “mi amor” on his special day, Cabello shared a cosy photo of the duo and wrote, “Thankful for your existence everyday.” Cabello shared a series of photos including one where she is adorably seen kissing Shawn on his cheek. In the same post, Camila also added a short video of Shawn and another candid click of the singer. Shawn and Camila are known to show their love for each other openly and are often known to share cosy photos with each other from their vacation too.  Shawn himself too shared a post on turning 23 on his Instagram where he was seen seated by a gorgeous rooftop view…

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Jane Withers Dies At 95

Jane Withers, the former child actor who bedevilled Shirley Temple on the screen and went on to star in a series of B movies that made her a box-office champion, has passed away, her daughter said. She was 95. Withers, also known as ‘Josephine the Plumber’ from TV commercials in the 1960s and ’70s, died Saturday, her daughter Kendall Errair said. Withers was one of the last remaining stars from the 1930s and 1940s, the height of Hollywood studio dominance. After a series of minor roles as a child actress, Withers was cast by Twentieth Century-Fox in the 1934 “Bright Eyes,” as the nemesis of lovable Temple, then Hollywood’s most popular star.“I had to play the meanest, creepiest little girl that God ever put on this planet,” Withers recalled in 2000. “I ran over Shirley with a tricycle, and a baby buggy. And I thought, Oh dear,…

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Dababy Removes His Instagram Apology Note Over Homophobic Remarks

The controversy related to rapper Dababy’s homophobic remarks is not ending anytime soon. He is now facing backlash for allegedly removing his apology note from his Instagram account. As per The Hollywood Reporter, Dababy deleted the apology he posted on Instagram following homophobic remarks he made at a music festival two weeks ago. However, his apology note on Twitter is still there. For the unversed, during his appearance at Rolling Loud, he asked fans who “didn’t show up today with HIV, AIDS” and men who “ain’t sucking d– in the parking lot” to “put your cellphone lighter up.” The comments quickly sparked backlash on social media, and Dababy was dropped from several music festivals.“Anybody who done ever been affected by AIDS/HIV y’all got the right to be upset, what I said was insensitive even though I have no intentions on offending anybody. So my…

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Rickey Medlocke Tests Positive for Coronavirus

The upcoming shows of Lynyrd Skynyrd have been cancelled after one of the band members, Rickey Medlocke tested positive for coronavirus. As per Fox News, the musical band has scrapped its four shows due to Rickey’s ill health. Confirming the news, a manager for the classic Southern rock band issued a statement that read, “due to unforeseen circumstances, Lynyrd Skynyrd is unable to perform the next four shows in Canton, OH, Jackson, MI, Atlanta, GA and Cullman, AL. Longtime band member Rickey Medlocke has tested positive for COVID-19.”“Rickey is home resting and responding well to treatment. We will continue to update you on his condition,” the manager added. The show scheduled for August 13 in Atlanta, Georgia, has been rescheduled to October 23.News of Medlocke’s COVID-19 diagnosis comes weeks after fellow guitarist Gary Rossington, 69, who has been playing with the band since its…

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Bob Odenkirk Gives Health Update; “I Am Doing Great”

Fans of Bob Odenkirk have heaved a sigh of relief after the Hollywood actor provided a health update days after suffering a heart attack on the sets of ‘Better Call Saul’. Odenkirk took to Twitter and shared that he “is doing great”. “I am doing great. I’ve had my very own ‘It’s a wonderful life’ week of people insisting I make the world slightly better,” the actor joked via Twitter. “Wow! Thank you, I love everyone right now but let’s keep expectations reasonable,” he tweeted. For the unversed, On July 27, Odenkirk, 58, collapsed suddenly on the ‘Better Call Saul’ Season 6 set in New Mexico and was rushed to the hospital, reports Variety. Fans expressed their happiness on learning about Odenkirk’s health recovery.“Yaaay !! What news. Get well soon our favourite,” a user commented.“Love you, Odie. So relieved to hear you’re doing better,”…

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Selena Gomez: “I Signed My Life Away To Disney At A Very Young Age”

Singer-actor Selena Gomez is set to embark on her journey as an adult television actor for the first time since her days as an adolescent on Disney Channel’s ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’. The 29-year-old singer’s latest role in the upcoming Hulu series ‘Only Murders in the Building’ marks the first time she’s acting in a TV show since ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’, the hit Disney series she starred in from 2007 to 2012. Asked about how the time off has changed her as an actor on Friday during the ‘Only Murders In the Building’ Television Critics Association press panel with co-stars Steve Martin and Martin Short, Gomez said that she’s a much more “sophisticated” actor than she was when she first started in the business. “I signed my life away to Disney at a very young age, so I didn’t know exactly what I…

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‘Disenchanted’ Wraps Up Filming; To Hit Theaters In 2022

Disney’s ‘Disenchanted’ is officially on the way! Actor Amy Adams’ upcoming film has completed its shooting and will soon release in theatres. Director and producer Adam Shankman recently announced that the sequel to the beloved 2007 movie, ‘Enchanted’, concluded production in Ireland and is on the way. “Myself and Giselle…errrr….@amyadams would just like to say: And that’s a wrap. #Disenchanted Coming to you in #2022,” he wrote on Instagram alongside a photo of himself with Adams, who stars in the movies as Princess Giselle. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Adam Shankman (@adamshankman) The hotly-anticipated sequel has been in development since early 2010 and Shankman was confirmed to return as director in 2016, reported People magazine. In the original film, Adams’ Giselle was about to marry a prince when she’s sent away from the animated kingdom of Andalasia and unceremoniously lands…

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Joel Kinnaman Accuses Gabrielle Magnusson Of Extortion

Hollywood actor Joel Kinnaman, who has starred in the newly released DC film ‘The Suicide Squad’, recently accused Swedish model, Gabrielle Magnusson of extortion, after having consensual sex in 2018. According to E! News, documents from the Los Angeles Superior Court state that Kinnaman requested a restraining order against Gabriella Magnusson, who also goes by the name Bella Davis, on Friday. He alleged that the woman is “threatening to publicize false information about” him, including that he “had sex with her against her will.” Soon after, the actor took to Instagram and shared the reasoning behind his legal move, in a lengthy statement.Writing to his 1.3 million followers, Kinnaman, in his statement said, “Earlier this morning, I filed for a restraining order against a woman who has been threatening to physically harm me and my family and loved ones, and attempting to extort money…

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Britney Spears’ Father James Says ‘No Ground’ For His Removal From Conservatorship

Britney Spears’ father said in a court filing Friday that there are “no grounds whatsoever” for removing him from the conservatorship that controls her money and affairs. James Spears “has dutifully and faithfully served as the conservator of his daughter’s estate without any blemishes on his record,” the filing said. James Spears’ filing also says that court-appointed professional Jodi Montgomery, who oversees Britney Spears’ life decisions while her father handles her money, called him, distraught, last month and sought his help with his daughter’s mental health struggles. Montgomery and her lawyer said in response that James Spears “misrepresented and manipulated” the call to use it to his own advantage. James Spears’ filing came in response to court papers filed a day earlier by Britney Spears’ new attorney Matthew Rosengart, which requested an emergency hearing as soon as possible to suspend him from the conservatorship. James Spears said Rosengart “does…

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Michael Tilson Thomas Undergoes Surgery For Brain Tumor

Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas has undergone surgery for a brain tumor. Tilson Thomas’ spokeswoman, Constance Shuman, said in a statement Friday that the 76-year-old conductor had surgery at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, and that the operation was successful. “He is now embarking on a course of therapy for the next several months which necessitates curtailing his public appearances through the end of October,” she said. Shuman said the medical team is exploring all possible treatment options. Tilson Thomas has withdrawn from performances with the National Symphony Orchestra for the Kennedy Center’s 50th anniversary, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the New World Symphony and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Tilson Thomas said in a statement “I look forward to seeing everyone again in November.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Michael Tilson Thomas (@mtilsonthomas) He founded the New World Symphony in Miami Beach, Florida, in…

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Britney Spears Requests Court For Immediate Suspension Of Dad Jamie From Conservatorship

American singer-songwriter Britney Spears, in new court documents filed on Thursday, has requested a Los Angeles court to have her father Jamie Spears removed from her conservatorship immediately.According to Fox News, Mathew Rosengart, who is Spears’ attorney, filed an ex parte application on Thursday, requesting that the upcoming September 29 hearing for her conservatorship case be moved to later this month. The pop star’s attorney, on Spears’ behalf, reiterated her interest in having her father removed as conservator of her estate, but this time the singer’s wish is for it to happen as soon as possible. The court filing obtained by Fox News stated, “Conservatee Britney Jean Spears will and hereby does apply to the Court, on an ex parte basis, for an Order Advancing the September 29 Hearing Date on Conservatee’s Petition to Remove James Spears as Conservator of the Estate and Petition…

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TIFF Honours Jessica Chastain With The Tribute Actor Award

Hollywood star Jessica Chastain will be honoured by Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) with its Tribute Actor Award. Chastain’s upcoming movie ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’, which she stars in and produces, will also premiere at the upcoming 46th edition of the festival. “Jessica has brought to life such strong and inspiring roles for women, from the films that have screened at TIFF such as ‘The Debt,’ ‘Take Shelter,’ ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ and ‘Molly’s Game,’ to the upcoming world premiere of ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ at the Festival – she is one of the most respected actors of her generation,” said Joana Vicente, executive director and co-head of TIFF. “Her recent portrayal of Tammy Faye Bakker is a testament to her exceptional onscreen presence and talent,” she added. “The Eyes of Tammy Faye”, a Fox Searchlight movie, chronicles the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy…

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Salma Hayek Tells About Her Role In ‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’

Actress Salma Hayek plays the role of international con artist Sonia Kincaid in ‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ to be released in India on August 6. Talking about her character in the film, Salma told: “I love my character so very much. I’m so proud of creating her, she’s crazy, but not randomly crazy. I was very specific about the choices I made. She’s full of contradictions, but I had my own bible of how she thinks and those contradictions make sense to me.” She added: “One of the things I love about her is her thought process – it’s strange, but it’s consistent in its strangeness. It’s so much fun to do and I’m very grateful to Patrick for trusting me.”‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ is an American action comedy film directed by Patrick Hughes and written by Tom O’Connor and Brandon and Phillip Murphy. It’s a sequel to…

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‘Hunger Games’ Prequel Film To Start Production In First Half Of 2022

The prequel film for Lionsgate’s ‘Hunger Games’, which will be based on Susan Collins’ novel ‘The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes’ is currently slated to start production in the first half of 2022. According to Deadline, this update came from Lionsgate motion picture group chairman, Joe Drake, during the company’s quarterly earnings call with Wall Street analysts. He revealed that the tentpole film is targeted for release in either late fiscal 2023 or early 2024. It’s “moving along really, really well” in pre-production, Drake said. While financial results largely met expectations, the overall scenario was not especially scintillating for the company. Drake was questioned about the landscape for theatrical film releases, a hot topic for movie executives coping with COVID-19 variants and new waves of uncertainty about distribution models.He highlighted the potency of “big brands” at the box office, which he said are “certainly…

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Disgraced American Comedian Louis C.K. Announces 2021 Comeback Tour

Disgraced American comedian Louis C.K. recently announced that he is staging a comeback by doing a multi-city tour across the United States. The comic had previously admitted to misconduct with at least five women. According to Fox News, C.K. has been keeping relatively under the radar since 2017 when he was accused of sexual misconduct at the height of the #MeToo movement. After a handful of unpopular attempts to get back on stage and do comedy, the 53-year-old announced on Wednesday that he’s embarking on a tour that begins at New York City’s Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on August 13 and 14. “Hello Person that you are being right now, I am writing to you today because I am going to be touring around the United States of America, performing stand-up comedy in theatres in several different cities,” C.K., whose real name…

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Liu Jo Sues Kendall Jenner Over Breach Of Modelling Contract

American model and media personality Kendall Jenner has been sued by Italian fashion brand Liu Jo for breach of contract, an allegation her model management company has denied. According to E! News, in a legal complaint filed at a New York City court on Monday, the Italian company accused the ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ star of breaching the terms of a modelling contract by failing to appear at the second of two planned photoshoots, for which she was to be paid a total of USD 1.5 million, plus a 20 per cent service fee. Kendall, who was the world’s highest-paid model in 2018 with USD 22.5 million in annual earnings, has not yet addressed the allegations, but her model management company, issued a statement denying the company’s claims. In the lawsuit, the complaint says Liu Jo has already paid USD 1.35 million to…

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‘Sherni’, ‘Ludo’ Bag Nominations At Indian Film Festival of Melbourne(IFFM)

The Vidya Balan-starrer ‘Sherni’ and Abhishek Bachchan’s ‘Ludo’ are leading the nomination pack for the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) Awards 2021. The 12th edition of the IFFM will see judges Jill Bilcock, screenwriter actor Vince Colosimo and award-winning director Geoffrey Wright choosing winners across categories — Best Film, Best Indie Film, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Documentary. The fest has also added additional categories of Best Series, Best Performance in a series. Actors Saif Ali Khan (‘Tandav’), Pankaj Tripathi (‘Mirzapur 2’), Ali Fazal (‘Mirzapur 2’) and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub (‘Tandav’) will compete against each other for Best Performance (Male) in Series, while Neena Gupta (‘Masaba Masaba’), Samantha Akkineni (‘The Family Man Season 2’), Shweta Tripathi Sharma (‘Mirzapur 2’), Rasika Dugal (‘Mirzapur 2’) and Shahana Goswami (‘Bombay Begums’) are nominated in the Best Performance (Female) in Series. Speaking…

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Christina Haack Responds To Negative Trolls On New Pic With Joshua Hall

Looks like Christina Haack will not allow the negative comments about her new lover, Joshua Hall, get in the way of her happiness. The HGTV personality was compelled to respond to some of the “rude” and “negative” comments she received after sharing a picture with her new boyfriend Joshua Hall. Captioning the sweet selfie with Haack she wrote, “Summer nights with my number 1.”  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Christina Haack (@christinahaack) As soon as trolls began pouring in with their negative comments, she quickly had to change the caption to, “I normally turn off comments with Josh and will continue to do so if people are rude. I don’t want to waste any minutes of my life blocking negative people.” According to PEOPLE, The Christina on the Coast star continued: “People are way too concerned about other people’s lives.…

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Jennifer Aniston: “Just Call Me Harriet Styles”

What can two cool people like Jennifer Aniston and Harry Styles have in common? Well, it’s their ability to rock any given outfit with panache and when it happens to be the same outfit, it’s just every fashion lover’s dream. In the latest issue for InStyle’s photoshoot, Jen donned the same pantsuit as Harry and fans are now going crazy over the duo’s matching looks.  Aniston taking to Instagram, shared a post that consisted of a collage of herself and Harry rocking the same exact Gucci suit. What was even more endearing though was that she made a hilarious joke about their matching looks and even gave herself a new moniker over it. Sharing the post that showed her and the One Direction singer twinning, the 52-year-old actress wrote, “Just call me Harriet Styles.”  While Aniston was seen donning the fashionable look for her recent magazine…

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Rita Ora-Taika Waititi  Make Their Romance Official

Singer-songwriter Rita Ora and filmmaker Taika Waititi made their romance official at the ‘Suicide Squad 2’ premiere in Los Angeles. According to a report, the duo set the red carpet ablaze with their public display of affection at the ‘Suicide Squad 2 premiere’ on Monday. Considering this marked their first red carpet appearance as a couple, Rita and Taika made sure it was a moment to remember. For one, the two lovebirds couldn’t keep their hands off each other as they walked arm-in-arm. Additionally, they both looked effortlessly stylish at the star-studded event. The ‘For You’ musician stunned in a striking white blazer dress by Azzi and Osta that featured daring cutouts, a plunging neckline and a sexy open back. She accessorised the outfit with diamond-embellished heels and drop earrings. Taika, who stars as Ratcatcher in the DC film, let Rita steal the spotlight as he opted for a simpler ensemble, wearing…

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Dr. Dre’s Eldest Daughter Says She’s Homeless & Living Out Of Her Car

American rapper and record producer Dr. Dre’s eldest daughter has recently said that she’s homeless and living out of her car, despite repeated pleas for help to her music mogul father. According to Fox News, LaTanya Young, who works for DoorDash and Uber Eats as a delivery driver, in a new interview with a news outlet said that she hasn’t received money from the Beats founder in a year and a half. Young, who is a single mother of four, told the outlet, “My kids are staying with friends, they are not living in the car, it’s just me. I’m taking odd jobs just to make it now. I got paid USD 15 an hour as an assembler at the warehouse. I’m trying to keep my head above water. I’ve been in debt for a while.”LaTanya is Dre’s daughter with Lisa Johnson, from whom…

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Tribeca Festival’s 21st Edition To Take Place From June 8-19 In 2022

Tribeca Festival has announced that its 21st edition will take place from June 8 through June 19 next year.As per Variety, the Tribeca Festival, a longtime mid-spring event whose 20th edition this year took place in June due to COVID-19 complications, will stick with the later timeframe in 2022. The annual event dropped the word ‘Film’ from its title last year in an effort to embrace storytelling across movies, television, virtual reality, gaming and podcasts. Starting on September 20, Tribeca will open submissions for all categories, including feature and short films, episodic storytelling, immersive, podcasts, online premieres, and branded entertainment.The 2021 version of Tribeca was held in June across all five boroughs of New York City in a mix of indoor and outdoor venues. Jon M. Chu’s splashy musical ‘In the Heights’, Steven Soderbergh’s crime drama ‘No Sudden Move’ and Chappelle’s documentary ‘This Time…

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Jennifer Aniston Cut Ties With People Over Their Vaccination Status

American actor Jennifer Aniston, who became a household name after starring in the hit sitcom ‘Friends’, revealed that she has stopped associating with some people from her “weekly routine” over differing opinions on COVID-19 vaccination. The 52-year-old star recently admitted that she had to cut ties with a few people over their vaccination status, reported People magazine. “There’s still a large group of people who are anti-vaxxers or just don’t listen to the facts. It’s a real shame,” she said in InStyle’s September cover interview.“I’ve just lost a few people in my weekly routine who have refused or did not disclose [whether or not they had been vaccinated], and it was unfortunate,” Aniston continued. The ‘Murder Mystery’ actor said it’s everyone’s moral and professional obligation to disclose their vaccination status. Aniston also noted that a lot of opinions on vaccines are based on “fear…

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First Look At Christian Bale As Gorr The God Butcher In Thor: Love and Thunder

Marvel fans may want to look away if you don’t want any spoilers of the upcoming film ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’. The first look of Christian Bale as the supervillain Gorr the God Butcher is here and it is every bit menacing as it is accurate to the comic book depictions. The photos of the Academy Award-winning actor in full costume have leaked from the sets. The pictures see him in a pale white bodysuit and robe. Bale, best known for his role as Batman in the ‘Dark Knight’ series will embrace his dark side for the upcoming Marvel film. For his role, the actor debuted a bald look ahead of his filming schedule early this year. View this post on Instagram A post shared by marvel lovers india ???????????????????????? (@marvel_lovers_india) Although much about his role is unclear, the character, Gorr is said to be one of the…

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Nicholas Hoult To Lead The Film Titled ‘Renfield’

Actor Nicholas Hoult will headline the film about classic monster Dracula’s henchman R M Renfield. According to the reports, the film, titled ‘Renfield’, is based around the character who was a prominent figure in author Bram Stoker’s cult classic 1897 novel. In the book, Renfield was a patient in an asylum with an obsession for drinking blood, deluded into thinking he will find immortality. He bows at the feet of the vampire king, who feeds him insects and rats and dangles everlasting life in front of him. ‘The Tomorrow War’ director Chris McKay is directing the feature film which is based on an original story outline from Robert Kirkman, the creator of ‘The Walking Dead’. Ryan Ridley has penned the script. The film, set up at Universal Pictures, will be produced by Skybound Entertainment’s Kirkman, David Alpert, Bryan Furst and Sean Furst. Hoult was most recently featured in Angelina…

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Greta Lee & Toe Yoo To Star In ‘Past Lives’

‘Russian Doll’ actor Greta Lee and Toe Yoo , known for the Korean film ‘New Year Blues’, are set to star in ‘Past Lives’. Celine Song, who has served as writer on Amazon’s upcoming series ‘The Wheel of Time’ starring Rosamund Pike, will direct and pen the film. According to the reports, ‘The Umbrella Academy’ actor John Magaro also stars in a key supporting role. Plot details of the film are being kept under wraps. ‘Past Lives’ is being co-produced and financed by A24, the studio behind the acclaimed ‘Minari’, and CJ ENM, a South Korean stable. Christine Vachon and Pamela Koffler will produce for Killer Films, with David Hinojosa joining to produce via 2AM. The makers are hoping to begin filming later this year.

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Charity To Reveal Whether Amber Heard Donated Her Divorce Settlement Money

Hollywood star Johnny Depp recently snagged a victory in his court battle against ex-wife Amber Heard that will now force a charity to reveal whether the ‘Aquaman’ actor lived up to her promise of donating her USD 7 million divorce settlement. According to Fox News, the ‘Pirates of Caribbean’ star was granted a partial petition by a New York judge, who ordered the American Civil Liberties Union to release documents to confirm whether Heard donated the payout from their 2017 divorce. Depp’s attorney Benjamin told USA Today in a statement, “Mr Depp is most gratified by the Court’s decision.” His lawyers have alleged that Heard was lying about donating the entirety of her divorce settlement to the ACLU and to the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and may have cost him his libel case against a British newspaper in November 2020.” Attorney Andrew Caldecott argued…

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Hugh Jackman Underwent Skin Biopsy Over A Cancer Scare

Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman recently revealed that he underwent a skin biopsy over a possible cancer scare. Wearing a bandage on his nose, Jackman stressed the importance of sunscreen along with his video message about his situation. “[The doctors] saw something that was a little irregular, so they took a biopsy and they’re getting it checked,” Jackman said in the video, adding that if he is photographed wearing the nose bandage, not to worry.He wrote along with the short video, “A couple of notes: please get skin checks often, please don’t think it can’t happen to you and, above all, please wear sunscreen.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Hugh Jackman (@thehughjackman) The actor has been treated in 2017 for basal cell carcinoma, the least dangerous of skin cancers, reported The Hollywood Reporter. In 2015, the X-Men star told in an…

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Kathy Griffin Recovering After Undergoing Lung Cancer Surgery

American comedian-actor Kathy Griffin is on the mend after undergoing surgery to remove part of her lung. The Emmy Award winner had recently revealed her stage 1 lung cancer diagnosis. The 60-year-old star revealed on Monday morning that she was having part of her left lung removed. “Surgery went well and as planned,” a representative for the 60-year-old comedian told Us Weekly in a statement on Monday. “Kathy is now in recovery now and resting. Doctors say the procedure was normal without any surprises,” the rep added. Griffin had previously taken to social media to share a statement about her diagnosis and the road to recovery. “Yes, I have lung cancer even though I’ve never smoked! Griffin wrote. The doctors are very optimistic as it is stage one and contained to my left lung. Hopefully, no chemo or radiation after this and I should…

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Chris Evans Reacts To Lizzo’s Joke That She’s Pregnant With His Baby

After singer Lizzo jokingly claimed that she is pregnant with Chris Evans’ baby, The ‘Avengers: Endgame’ star has now reacted to the whole ongoing bit in a hilarious way. As per Page Six, Lizzo took to her TikTok account and posted a screenshot of Evans’ text that stated his mother will be quite happy to know about the news of the former’s pregnancy. “Hi! Just heard about our little bundle of joy..my mother will be so happy lol,” Evans’ text read.Lizzo was extremely excited to receive Evans’ message. “Omg.. He saw the baby bump! We did it! Now you all gotta name Lil America,” she captioned the post.For the unversed, Last week, Lizzo joked in response to a fan on TikTok that she was pregnant with Evans’ baby, after previously revealing that she’d drunkenly slid into his direct messages on Twitter.“This is something that…

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Dwayne Johnson Praises His Little Daughter Jasmine

Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as The Rock, is all praises for his little daughter Jasmine. On Tuesday, Dwayne took to Instagram to share that Jasmine has bagged the first position in a sports competition. “My little champion ..One proud daddy as my baby learns discipline, respect, focus and hard work with a smile – setting a solid example for her baby sister, Tia. And a big thank you to all the amazing riders who are teaching Jazzy the ropes of the sport – you girls are amazing! #1 stPlace #IceCreamTime,” he wrote. View this post on Instagram A post shared by therock (@therock) Alongside, Dwayne posted a picture of him sharing smiles with Jasmine, whom he fondly calls Jazzy.For the unversed, Dwayne tied the knot with Lauren Hashian in 2019, after having split with his first wife, Dany Garcia, in 2008. He…

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Paul Rudd-Dan Levy Pose Alongside An Indian Thali

Paul Rudd and Dan Levy were recently snapped dining together at a London restaurant serving Indian food and a photo of the duo has now been going viral on social media. The picture shows a youthful-looking Paul Rudd and Dan Levy posing alongside an extravagant Indian thali. The viral photo has netizens discussing several things including Rudd’s anti-aging but also the fact that they are in love with this Marvel and Schitt’s Creek crossover. The viral photo was shared by Chef Asma Khan on her social media account and since then, it has been generating a lot of discussion on social media including a few fans speculating about Dan Levy’s possible MCU entry with Rudd’s upcoming Ant-Man 3. Not to mention Rudd’s stunning look at 52 has been driving fans crazy wondering how the actor manages to look so young. View this post on…

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Chris Hemsworth Reveals His ‘Little Side Hustle’ As A Pet Detective With Son

Chris Hemsworth has successfully added another feather to his multi-faceted cap; pet detective! In his latest Instagram post, the Thor: Love and Thunder star’s quirky ‘family man’ wit continued to charm his almost 50 million followers. This time, joining the 37-year-old actor was his son, either twin Sasha or Tristan, 7. “A little side hustle I got goin, pet detective,” Chris shares a fun snap of himself seated and looking the part in a khaki shirt and a pair of grey shorts along with a cream coloured cap. Hemsworth is seen holding on to many animals like a baby alligator, two parrots and more. Holding on to his doting dad by hugging his neck from behind is either Sasha or Tristan, sporting an olive green bomber jacket. “Just returned these animals to its rightful owner. My son. He’s trying to repay with love. I’d prefer cash,” Chris quipped showing…

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Actor Matt Damon Stop Using The ‘F-slur’

Actor Matt Damon has stopped using the ‘F-slur’ after one of his daughters asked him to be careful while speaking. According to Variety, in an interview with the U.K.’s Sunday Times today, the 50-year-old admitted that he only recently stopped using the offensive term for gay people after a recent joke from the actor prompted his daughter to write “a very long, beautiful treatise on how that word is dangerous.”“I made a joke, months ago, and got a treatise from my daughter. She left the table. I said, ‘Come on, that’s a joke! I say it in the movie Stuck on You!’ She went to her room and wrote a very long, beautiful treatise on how that word is dangerous. I said, ‘I retire the f-slur!’ I understood,” Matt told. Matt also opened up on a previous comment he had made regarding the sexual…

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Thea White Passes Away At 81

Veteran voice actor Thea White is no more. According to Variety, Thea, best known for voicing Muriel Bagge on ‘Courage the Cowardly Dog’ cartoon show, passed away on July 30. She was 81. The news of Thea’s demise was shared by her brother John Zitzner on his Facebook page, saying that the actor had died two days after undergoing a second surgery related to liver cancer. Speaking more about Thea, she rose to fame after giving her voice to Muriel Bagge, the elderly woman who adopts Courage into the family despite the grumpy attitude of her husband, Eustace. Late Thea had voiced Muriel in all episodes of the series, which ran for four seasons from 1999 to 2002. Thea also voiced the popular character in several spin-offs.

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Kit Harington Shares Insight About His Life As First-Time Father

Hollywood actor Kit Harington, who just five months ago welcomed his first child, a baby boy, with his wife Rose Leslie, recently shared rare insight about his life as a first-time father. According to Source, while the couple is known for being notoriously private about their personal lives, Kit pulled back the curtain on his new dad duties during an interview with an entertainment outlet. When asked what has been the most surprising thing about fatherhood, the English actor kept it real. “They tell you and they don’t tell you [about fatherhood]. Everyone goes, ‘Look, it’s big what you’re about to go through.’ You have no way of knowing that until it happens,” he said. He added, “What surprises you is: You go, ‘Oh, this goes on forever.’ Like, you don’t get a break from it.”The ‘Game of Thrones’ actor explained that he and…

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Jessica Alba Opens Up About Her Relationship With Cash Warren

Hollywood star Jessica Alba recently opened up about her relationship with her husband Cash Warren during an interview with Katherine Schwarzenegger. According to Fox News, talking to Katherine on her Instagram show, ‘Before, During and After Baby’, the 40-year-old actor said, “It’s all rosy for 2 1/2 years. But then after that, you become roommates.” She further added, “You’re just going through the motions. You have the responsibilities. It’s a lot of, like, checking the boxes, right?” Jessica also opened up about how easy it is to take your partner for granted. The ‘Good Luck Chuck’ actor shared, “We have, like, obviously the friendship, the comfort of, like, ‘you’re not going anywhere,’ and so sometimes you don’t treat those people the best, right?”She continued, “You don’t consider their feelings in the way that you would consider other people’s feelings. So that is something that…

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‘Aquaman 2’ Producer On Not Removing Amber Heard From Film

‘Aquaman 2′ producer Peter Safran rejected the social media campaign driven by Johnny Depp fans to remove his estranged wife and actor Amber Heard for the DC sequel in the wake of the actors’ tumultuous divorce. According to a report, a social media drive led by Johnny Depp supporters has been constantly demanding removal of Amber from the much-awaited ‘Aquaman 2’ after Warner Bros. released Depp from the upcoming Fantastic Beasts sequel, with actor Mads Mikkelsen taking over the role of Gellert Grindelwald. Dismissing the social media drive by Depp’s supporters, Peter explained why the creative team didn’t go with the idea of removing Amber from the movie. “I don’t think we’re ever going to react to, honestly, pure fan pressure, you gotta do what’s best for the movie. We felt that if it’s [director] James Wan and [star] Jason Momoa, it should be Amber Heard. That’s really what it was,” Peter told Deadline’s Hero Nation…

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Scarlett Johansson’s Talent agency, Women In Film Come Out In Support Of ‘Black Widow’ Actor

Amid the ongoing legal and public relations battle between Disney and Scarlett Johansson, Women in Film, Los Angeles, ReFrame and Time’s Up, along with her talent agency CAA have come out in support of the ‘Black Widow’ actor. The USD 319.8 billion entertainment media conglomerate had called Johansson’s ‘Black Widow’ breach of contract lawsuit a “callous disregard for the horrific and prolonged global effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.” Disney also disclosed her base salary of USD 20M for the Marvel Cinematic Universe film exclaiming that the Disney Plus with Premier Access will compensate her well enough. According to Deadline, responding to this, the advocacy organizations, issued a joint statement calling Disney’s characterization of Scarlett Johansson a “gendered character attack.” The statement read, “While we take no position on the business issues in the litigation between Scarlett Johansson and The Walt Disney Company, we stand…

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Tom Hanks To Be A Part Of Wes Anderson’s Next Untitled Project

Hollywood star Tom Hanks is all set to enter the jewel-box world of Wes Anderson films. The Oscar-winning actor will be playing a cameo role in the filmmaker’s next, as of yet untitled project. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the said project, which is expected to be filmed in Spain, marks the first time Hanks will appear in an Anderson production, which has already cast several of the filmmaker’s regular players, including Adrien Brody, Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton. Details about the plot of Anderson’s latest are being kept under wraps, but the film will no doubt be a meticulously constructed feast for the eyes, overflowing with hyper-stylised set design and framing.All these attributes were on full display this year at Cannes, where Anderson debuted ‘The French Dispatch,’ which was a love letter to journalism that earned positive reviews. The film, which stars Frances…

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Dev Patel’s Calls ‘The Last Airbender’ One Of The Worst Movies Ever Done By Him

Dev Patel’s experience filming “The Last Airbender” was so bad that the actor has turned down opportunities to appear in Hollywood blockbusters. “Maybe it’s a fear of how I would fit into that world,” Patel said about his decision to avoid doing tentpole movies after “The Last Airbender.” He said, “one of the worst movies I’ve ever done, do a quick IMDb search and you’ll know what it is.” In a recent interview with The New York Times, the 31-year-old actor also expressed how he feels unworthy of an Oscar nomination for his role in Lion. “I didn’t feel worthy,” Dev told the magazine. “That kind of speaks to my natural low self-esteem: You’re there with really impressive creatures, the best of the best, and you’re like, ‘I don’t know what I have to offer in this space,” the actor said. M. Night Shyamalan directed the film,…

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Matt Damon To Return As Loki In ‘Thor: Love And Thunder’

It’s confirmed! Matt Damon is heading back to the Marvel Cinematic Universe! ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ that will be the fourth installment in the Thor film saga, will be having the much-loved Loki- Matt Damon in their movie, People Magazine has confirmed. The actor recently confirmed the news in an interview at SiriusXM’s The Jess Cagle Show. The 50-year-old actor revealed that he will be reprising his role as actor Loki in ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’. for the unversed, he previously made a cameo in 2017’s ‘Thor: Ragnarok’. When asked if the upcoming cameo was “a secret,” Damon explained, “I don’t know if it’s secret or not, though everybody knows.”“I went down there [to Australia] to shoot, and I think they sussed out, ’cause paparazzi took pictures of us, so that they sussed out what we were doing, we were kind of reprising a…

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Dave Bautista: ‘Time For Playing Drax The Destroyer Is Almost Over’

All the Drax fans might not have a reason to rejoice as the actor has recently revealed that he is preparing for his “bittersweet” exit from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Bautista wrapped filming on ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ earlier this year and said he expects to begin production on his last MCU film, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Vol. 3, in October. In an interview with a magazine, during a promotion, the actor admitted that he is not sure “what the future holds for the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy”, but said his time for playing Drax the Destroyer is almost over. “I don’t know if they’ll move forward with the character or with Guardians at all [after Guardians 3], I’ll probably have to do a table read but they would really even have to force me to do that. I like going in with no expectations, you know, because I’m…

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