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Initial casting announced for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway Initial casting announced for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway
- August 02, 2017

Preview performances of the Broadway production will begin in NY at the Lyric Theatre in March next year and the official opening will be on Sunday, April 22. In addition to the acting awards, the West End production received six other Oliviers, including Best New Play and Best Director. The two-part play is directed by Tony-winner Tiffany and written by Jack Thorne, based on an original story by Rowling, Thorne and Tiffany. (more...)
CBS execs criticized for lack of leading female roles in new shows CBS execs criticized for lack of leading female roles in new shows
- August 02, 2017

Both stars departed the long-running drama in June, saying that they weren't granted pay equity with their co-stars Alex O'Loughlin and Scott Caan. Kahl and Sherman were also put on the spot about the signing of three new actors for "Hawaii Five-O" after two of the show's stars, Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park , left in a salary dispute. (more...)
The Sad Reason Why Kylie Jenner Unfollowed Her Friends on Social Media The Sad Reason Why Kylie Jenner Unfollowed Her Friends on Social Media
- August 02, 2017

According to Jenner, she had to remove all of her high school friends from Instagram because their prom photos were giving her a serious case of FOMO. She says in the clip, "They probably all thought I hated them - but I just couldn't see it". Life of Kylie premieres Sunday at 9 P.M. on E, and it looks like it's going to be a lot of fun. (more...)
Matthew McConaughey's Nominee for Sexiest Man Alive Is… Matthew McConaughey's Nominee for Sexiest Man Alive Is…
- August 02, 2017

Directed by Nikolaj Arcel , the film also stars Tom Taylor as Jake Chambers, Abbey Lee ( Mad Max: Fury Road ) as Tirana; Fran Kranz ( The Cabin in the Woods ) as Pimli, the right hand man of Randall Flagg; Jackie Earle Haley ( Watchmen); Katheryn Winnick ( Vikings ) and Claudia Kiim ( Avengers: Age of Ultron ). (more...)
Priyanka 'can't wait' to work on show on Madhuri Dixit Priyanka 'can't wait' to work on show on Madhuri Dixit
- August 02, 2017

Actor Mads Mikkelsen and former supermodel Cindy Crawford are also part of this foundation. This fall, ABC is set to debut the medical drama "The Good Doctor" starring Freddie Highmore, Marvel series "Inhumans" with Anson Mount and Iwan Rheon, the Kyra Segdwick-led drama "Ten Days in the Valley", comedy series "The Mayor" from executive producer and "Hamitlon" breakout Daveed Diggs, and "Kevin (Probably) Saves the World", formerly "The Gospel of Kevin". (more...)
AMC Entertainment Holdings' (NYSE:AMC) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Wedbush AMC Entertainment Holdings' (NYSE:AMC) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Wedbush
- August 02, 2017

Shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings closed the previous trading session at 15.90 down -4.95 -23.74% with 2,154,148 shares trading hands. Citigroup Inc. Great West Life Assurance Co. NY raised its position in AMC Entertainment Holdings by 41.8% in the fourth quarter. Through its subsidiaries, HMEC markets and underwrites personal lines of property and casualty (primarily personal lines automobile and homeowners) insurance, retirement annuities (primarily tax-qualified products) and life ... (more...)
Drake's Dad Dennis Graham Released His Drake's Dad Dennis Graham Released His "Kinda Crazy" Video
- August 02, 2017

Now, nearly a year later, the visual has arrived. Though Daddy Drake released his single Kinda Crazy about eight months ago, the video for it popped up only recently and seems to be generating buzz for all the right reasons. Watch the music video for Dennis Graham's " Kinda Crazy " below to see what he's cooked up. The super-smooth clip was directed by Swede Nikeisha Andersson and sees the soulful patriarch singing to one of "Sweden's hottest" ( Felicia Elinor Weeren ) in his best ... (more...)
German auto industry to give 5 million diesels new software German auto industry to give 5 million diesels new software
- August 02, 2017

German media reported last week that the Federal Motor Transport Authority (Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt, KBA), a sub-department of Dobrindt's ministry, had censored an investigatory report into the emissions cheating practices of Porsche diesel vehicles following an intervention by its parent company Volkswagen AG. (more...)
Clooneys to help 3000 Syrian children in Lebanon Clooneys to help 3000 Syrian children in Lebanon
- August 02, 2017

REUTERS/Eric GaillardGeorge Clooney and his wife Amal pose on the red carpet as they arrive at 69th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 12, 2016. "We don't want to lose an entire generation because they had the bad luck of being born in the wrong place at the wrong time", said Oscar-winning actor Mr Clooney and his global human rights lawyer wife, who gave birth to twins last month. (more...)
SNL's Kenan Thompson is Creating a Kids Comedy Sketch Show for pocket SNL's Kenan Thompson is Creating a Kids Comedy Sketch Show for pocket
- August 02, 2017

If you're looking to start a sketch show for kids, there's probably no better person to call than Kenan Thompson . "Having been a part of sketch-comedy shows throughout my career, I'm thrilled to be able to introduce the show format that I love to an entirely new generation of kids", Thompson, who now stands as the longest-running SNL star, said Tuesday. (more...)
Men: Dark Phoenix's Key Villain Role Of Lilandra Confirmed Men: Dark Phoenix's Key Villain Role Of Lilandra Confirmed
- August 02, 2017

Also in the film are Michael Fassbender as Magneto, Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique, Nicholas Hoult as Beast, Alexandra Ship as Storm, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops and Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler. I think Chastain would be great as Lilandra. She is, in essence, the empress (or Majestrix) of the Shi'ar Empire, one who is set to feature quite prominently in Simon Kinberg's 2018 sequel, X-Men: Dark Phoenix . (more...)
Four MPs Involved in Car Accident Four MPs Involved in Car Accident
- August 02, 2017

The three other MPs are seriously injured and are receiving emergency medical attention", said parliament's spokesperson Moloto Mothapo. Political parties have shared their condolences the families affected by the accident. ANC's deputy chief whip Doris Dlakude was expected to visit the injured in hospital. The statement reads, "This happens a few days after we lost another ANC MP over the weekend". (more...)
Cadence Design Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CDNS): Institutional Investor Sentiment Down to 0.77
- August 02, 2017

About 316,680 shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Cadence Design Systems, Inc . Over the last three months, insiders have sold 434,656 shares of company stock valued at $14,786,334. 42 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 228.19 million shares or 3.52% less from 236.52 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Equities analysts predict that Cadence Design Systems will post $1.39 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (more...)
I'm back at work, says Cheryl Tweedy after becoming a mum I'm back at work, says Cheryl Tweedy after becoming a mum
- August 02, 2017

However, usually shy and retiring Cheryl has been back to work on the set of her new make up range for L'Oréal, which is set to be released in October. 'I'm not going to tell you what she said, but Liam was there on the day supporting the "wifey" so do not miss that'. "I thought that I'd get the call saying, we need a nanny for this, but no, she's doing everything". (more...)
OUT NOW: The Official trailer of Secret Superstar is here! OUT NOW: The Official trailer of Secret Superstar is here!
- August 02, 2017

He and his wife, Kiran Rao, produced both films. Written and directed by debutant filmmaker Advait Chandan, Secret Superstar has music by Amit Trivedi. Check out the trailer for the film below. Here Aamir is playing the character of Shakti Kumar who is a famous music composer as well as a reality show judge. (more...)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' gets 48 cuts after being given 'A' certificate Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' gets 48 cuts after being given 'A' certificate
- August 02, 2017

Cuts will include kiss and cuss words from the film despite the fact that makers were ready to get an A certificate from the board. He alleged that Nihalani told him that he was lucky his film wasn't banned by the board. An 18-member team recently travelled to Thiruvananthapuram to review the film after the Kerala High Court issued a notice to Nihalani to announce his verdict on the film this year . (more...)
Bill Cosby Defense Attorney Quits Ahead of Retrial Bill Cosby Defense Attorney Quits Ahead of Retrial
- August 02, 2017

There were several moments during Bill Cosby's first trial that McMonagle and Montgomery County D.A. Kevin Steele engaged in emotionally charged exchanges over issues concerning the case. A former Temple University employee says Cosby drugged and molested her at his home. Constand had testified that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted her at his mansion in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. (more...)
Ex-Cast Member: SNL After Trump 'A Completely Different Machine' Ex-Cast Member: SNL After Trump 'A Completely Different Machine'
- August 02, 2017

This is my life's dream. "It can't get any worse.' And then all of a sudden, Trump happens". The final year of his tenure there resulted in " SNL's " most-viewed season in 23 years , thanks largely to a presidential campaign and presidency that provided plenty of fodder for the long running series. (more...)
Star Wars: Episode IX gets a new writer Star Wars: Episode IX gets a new writer
- August 02, 2017

Joining the team is Jack Thorne , the writer behind Wonder , episodes of Skins , and most worryingly, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child . It is unclear how extensive the rewrites will be. Nevertheless, some have taken into consideration the fact that actress Carrie Fisher, who plays Princess (then General) Leia in the original " Star Wars " trilogy and "VII: The Force Awakens ", has passed away. (more...)
Love Island's Emma Jane Woodhams is pregnant! Love Island's Emma Jane Woodhams is pregnant!
- August 02, 2017

The source continued that "Emma is eighteen weeks pregnant and can't wait to become a mum for the first time - she's very excited for what's to come". We're still friends. One chapter closes another must open. Emma-Jane's romp with tattooed Terry was one of the most talked-about moments of Love Island 2016 - although it also caught the attention of Ofcom after a handful of complaints. (more...)
Ron Howard Reveals Han Solo Movie Alien Ron Howard Reveals Han Solo Movie Alien
- August 02, 2017

There's been a lot of talk ever since Lucasfilm made a decision to fire original Han Solo directors Chris Lord and Phil Miller over creative differences, and though the buzz has died down considerably, fans are still anxious that the spinoff might not turn as well as they hope. (more...)
Star Wars Episode IX is Getting a Rewrite by Harry Potter Writer Star Wars Episode IX is Getting a Rewrite by Harry Potter Writer
- August 02, 2017

Jack Thorne accepts the 2017 Olivier Award for Best New Play for Harry Potter And The Cursed Child . Apart from Cursed Child , he's also been hard at work on a BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy. Thorne is a three-time BAFTA award victor, so he definitely has some skill in crafting compelling stories that thrill and entertain audiences. It's also worth noting that Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy said that " Episode IX " is essentially starting over, and ... (more...)
Neymar's father to pocket £58m from player's move to PSG Neymar's father to pocket £58m from player's move to PSG
- August 02, 2017

According to various Spanish media outlets, Neymar has already informed his teammates at Barcelona that he will be moving to PSG this summer and the club confirmed on Twitter this morning that he had been permitted to miss training. Neymar's imminent transfer will bring an end to a four-year spell at Barcelona . He teamed up with Lionel Messi and Luis Saurez to make an nearly unstoppable attack. (more...)
Russian Federation will ban VPNs and proxies to block Russian Federation will ban VPNs and proxies to block "unlawful content"
- August 02, 2017

The guidance came after tech conglomerate, Apple Inc, chose to remove about 60 of its VPN services from its app store in China on Saturday in response to the local laws. The New York Times contacted the company for comment and spoke to a woman with the surname Wang on the Sinnet service hotline who said, "If users don't comply with the guidance, the offered services and their websites can be shut down". (more...)
Watch America's Got Talent season 12, episode 9 online Watch America's Got Talent season 12, episode 9 online
- August 02, 2017

Guest judge Laverne Cox (" Orange is the New Black ") chose to anoint Tam as her Golden Buzzer pick after the talented tyke sang " How Am I Supposed To Live Without You " on Tuesday's episode of the long-running reality TV show. As such, "Judge Cuts 3" will also be the episode where we find out who punches the last few tickets to the playoffs. Cox pressed her Golden Buzzer at that moment and the stage erupted in golden confetti. (more...)
Prince Philip retires: 65 years of service by the numbers Prince Philip retires: 65 years of service by the numbers
- August 02, 2017

Prince Philip is the Royal Marines' Captain General, a title given to him in 1953 after King George VI's death. He became the longest-serving consort in the British monarchy's history in 2009 and is the oldest ever male member of the British Royal Family. (more...)
Angelina Jolie defends movie casting process Angelina Jolie defends movie casting process
- August 02, 2017

According to the excerpt from Vanity Fair , Jolie and her casting team placed money on a table, allowing children that were auditioning for the Cambodian film to take it. The point of this film is to bring attention to the horrors children face in war, and to help fight to protect them'. It is based on a true-life account of a survivor of the Khmer Rouge genocide and is told through the eyes of a child. (more...)
Chester Bennington Laid to Rest as Fans Organize Memorials Chester Bennington Laid to Rest as Fans Organize Memorials
- August 02, 2017

Stone Temple Pilots' Robert and Dean DeLeo teamed with Kings of Chaos drummer Matt Sorum , Damon Fox and Jimmy Gnecco to perform "Amazing Grace". Music For Relief , the non-profit founded by Linkin Park in 2005, has launched the One More Light Fund in honor of Bennington. His death is being investigated as "a suicide by hanging", a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's office told ABC News at the time. (more...)
Sushant Singh Rajput undergoes training at NASA for Chandamama Door Ke! Sushant Singh Rajput undergoes training at NASA for Chandamama Door Ke!
- August 02, 2017

Some pictures have surfaced on the internet of NASA's Space and Rocket center in which Sushant is seen taking a special training to get into the skin of the character. This week he finished training at the simulator. It seems that Sushant Singh Rajput , the lead actor of the movie is on cloud nine as the actor has scheduled hits under his belt i heading towards his next project Chanda Mama Door Ke and he is visiting NASA frequently these days. (more...)
Koena Mitra faces sexual harassment, files complaint with Mumbai police Koena Mitra faces sexual harassment, files complaint with Mumbai police
- August 02, 2017

In her complaint to the police, Koena alleged that she started getting calls from this unknown person, who started asking her out and even offering her money to spend a night with him. I changed my handset too. I was literally frozen. I was exhausted of answering the calls. "We have booked the caller under section 509 (word, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a woman) of IPC and are investigating the case further", a police officer was quoted as saying to the tabloid. (more...)