Grammy victor and Oscar nominee Mary J. Blige ("Mudbound") has joined Netflix superhero series "The Umbrella Academy". The stone-cold killer only cares for partner Hazel, who has yet to be cast. Umbrella Academy will take her from the real world into the fantastical world of superheroes.
The graphic novels follow the Umbrella Academy, a dysfunctional superhero family, trying to solve the mystery of their father's murder.
Blige is teaming up with Netflix for a series called "The Umbrella Academy". She loves to torture her victims, referring to herself as a "pain artist". She is sadistic, sociopathic, and her reputation precedes her.
The role reunites Blige and Netflix, with the iconic musician having appeared in the streamer's Oscar-nominated film "Mudbound". Even her employers have her ire, due to their reliance on bureaucracy. She'll be playing Cha Cha, one half of a psychotic pair of masked, time-travelling assassins in the original comic, tasked with eliminating fellow time-traveller and Academy member 00.05, AKA "The Boy", who will be played in the show by Aidan Gallagher.
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But Amazon responded that it was making small reductions in some areas but continuing with "aggressive hiring" in others. Citing a person familiar with the matter, Reuters on Monday reported that the job cuts would be in the "low hundreds".
This is Blige's longest stint on a television series to date.
Blige is sticking with Netflix for her next screen project.
Universal Cable Productions, Dark Horse Entertainment, and Bluegrass Television are producing the series with Steve Blackman (Fargo) serving as showrunner and executive producer alongside Mike Richardson and Keith Goldberg of Dark Horse Entertainment.
Alongside Blige, the show is set to starEllen Page, Robert Sheehan (Misfits) and Tom Hopper (Game of Thrones). Gerard Way is a co-executive producer.
The army accused him of breaching military rules as he announced his candidacy without prior permission from the military. Shortly before, Geneina had announced his intention to work on Anan's aborted presidential campaign.
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He was told that "a strategic review" would be carried out, he said, but he did not receive "an immediate commitment to change". Oxfam has neither confirmed nor denied that allegation and made no further comment on Monday when contacted by Reuters.
Robbins increased its stake in F5 Networks Inc (FFIV) by 46.56% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It dived, as 42 investors sold FFIV shares while 168 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 144 raised stakes.
Profund Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Hanesbrands during the 2nd quarter worth about $250,000. The textile maker reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52.
Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of GNC from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $620.83 Million for the current quarter.
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Child care is expected to be a central part of the government's speech from the throne that will be read Tuesday afternoon by Lt. Horgan said threats and coercion won't go over well with British Columbians. "We are equal partners in this great country".
It increased, as 59 investors sold HD shares while 562 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 30 of analysts who cover MSFT having a buy-equivalent rating.
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Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 70,988 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,298,544.32. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management increased its stake in shares of Gilead Sciences by 806.5% in the third quarter.
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Damone then sang for Como, who encouraged him to continue performing, and by 1947 Damone had landed his first recording contract. He began his long career back in the 1940s, after being crowned the victor of a radio show called Arthur Godfrey's Talent Hunt .
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Bankruptcy Court in DE , according to a statement from Remington, which is controlled by Cerberus Capital Management . That included the checks declining in 10 of 12 months, and by an 8.4 percent decline overall to 25.2 million.
UV Light May Help Fight the Spread of the Flu
The far-UVC light efficiently inactivated the flu viruses, with about the same efficiency as conventional germicidal UV light. A specially developed UV light could be used in offices and public places to kill the airborne flu virus .
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Overall, 9.97 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 8.76 Million shares. (NASDAQ: GILD ). Finally, Platinum Investment Management Ltd. lifted its position in Gilead Sciences by 0.3% during the third quarter.
Google hires former Samsung executive to head up IoT business
He left the company in December. "My new job has nothing to do with smartphones and Samsung", he added. " More people use Bixby ". While at Samsung , the company he joined in 2011, Rhee worked on the Samsung Knox security platform for the enterprise.
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Bank Of Stockton increased its stake in Phillips 66 (PSX) by 127.26% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.96/share and a low EPS of $1.54/share.