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'Top Chef' Host Padma Lakshmi to Testify in Boston Extortion Case 'Top Chef' Host Padma Lakshmi to Testify in Boston Extortion Case
- August 02, 2017

The reality show's 12th season premiered in October of 2014-but prior to that, the Teamsters learned that the show was filming locally without using any union members from Local 25. "The defendants went to Milton to get jobs for their out-of-work brothers and sisters in the union", Kevin Barron, who represents Ross, told jurors during opening statements, according to MassLive.com . (more...)
Kristen Stewart Talks Love, Fame And More In 'Harper's Bazaar' Cover Story Kristen Stewart Talks Love, Fame And More In 'Harper's Bazaar' Cover Story
- August 02, 2017

Along with having to deal with being called a b-itch, Stewart also deals with plenty of rumors surrounding her personal life. "When I was dating Rob, the public was the enemy-and that is no way to live", she said. And in the interview, Stewart pivots a question about her "Resting Bitch Face" to make an argument about why men should never use that particular profanity when describing women. (more...)
So That Was Ellaria Sand's Last Scene on Game of Thrones, Ever
- August 02, 2017

It also looks like Daenerys has had enough and is ready to take matters into her own hands. It can be recalled that the previous episode, which was titled " The Queen's Justice ", saw Tycho telling Cersei that the Iron Bank of Braavos is not interested in investing in the Lannisters anymore due to their huge debt. (more...)
WWE superstar John Cena to play lead role in Transformers spinoff Bumblebee WWE superstar John Cena to play lead role in Transformers spinoff Bumblebee
- August 02, 2017

The " Bumblebee " movie has set its release date for next year and production has cast a notable celebrity in sports entertainment as one of the leads. With the new date, Bumblebee will now compete Warner Bros " Aquaman ". Bumblebee is being produced by franchise veterans Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Michael Bay, along with executive producers Steven Spielberg, Brian Goldner and Mark Vahradian. (more...)
Kylie wishes she had gone to her prom Kylie wishes she had gone to her prom
- August 02, 2017

Albert's sister took to social media at the time to share footage of Kylie and her brother dancing, tweeting: "TELL ME WHY MY BROTHER TOOK KYLIE JENNER TO PROM 2NIGHT!" "I had to unfollow all my friends that I went to school with". In a recent promo for her upcoming reality show, Life Of Kylie , the 19-year-old reality star talks about just how upset she was about not being able to attend prom with the rest of her close friends. (more...)
We've Got Dates And Details On DCTV's Next Crossover Event We've Got Dates And Details On DCTV's Next Crossover Event
- August 02, 2017

Supergirl season 3 premieres Monday, October 9 at 8pm on The CW , The Flash season 4 on Tuesday October 10 at 8pm and Legends of Tomorrow that same night at 9pm. Pedowitz didn't give any plot details on what that the crossover will entail. It is possible then that the crossover might see a double or even triple wedding. (more...)
Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) Position Increased by Rainier Group Investment Advisory LLC
- August 02, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. 30,746 were reported by Advisor Ptnrs Ltd. Aristotle Capital Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.31% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Cibc Ww Inc stated it has 79,637 shares. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be paid a $0.805 dividend. Sit Associates has invested 1.06% in PepsiCo, Inc. (more...)
Star Wars Han Solo Movie Image May Show A New Alien Star Wars Han Solo Movie Image May Show A New Alien
- August 02, 2017

You can see plenty of crew members in the photo. So far though, based on all of Howard's posts , Han Solo's doing pretty good. On-set photo featuring the new alien. "I hope to honor the great work already done & help deliver on the promise of a Han Solo film". Most of the footage the duo shot is said to be "very usable" and Disney licensees were impressed by a sizzle reel that was shown earlier this summer. (more...)
'Teen Mom 2' Stars Lash out at MTV for Misleading Edits 'Teen Mom 2' Stars Lash out at MTV for Misleading Edits
- August 02, 2017

Kailyn Lowry is preparing to give birth to her third child by her third baby daddy, and there has been non-stop drama surrounding the mom-to-be. Houska seemingly explained how her daughter Aubree is jealous of Houska's newborn son Watson, and that it is taking away from Cole DeBoer's experience as a new father. (more...)
WWE: When Did Bayley Injure Her Shoulder? WWE: When Did Bayley Injure Her Shoulder?
- August 02, 2017

Bayley said the following while she was being examined backstage. Bayley was scheduled to face Alexa Bliss for the RAW Women's Championship at SummerSlam in three weeks time, but this injury will more than likely put Bayley out of action for the foreseeable future. (more...)
Scaramucci incorrectly listed as dead in Harvard Law alumni directory
- August 02, 2017

Speaking to The New Yorker's Washington correspondent, Ryan Lizza, Mr Scaramucci described former White House Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus , as a "f****** paranoid schizophrenic". One of the funniest was Meyers, who dedicated the episode's Closer Look segment to the scandal. The Mooch , who graduated in 1989, was sacked by President Trump on Monday after just over a week in the West Wing. (more...)
Sam Shepard talks writing process in 'California Typewriter' Sam Shepard talks writing process in 'California Typewriter'
- August 02, 2017

For his playwriting, Shepard won a Drama Desk award for his play "A Life of the Mind" and Obie awards for the off-Broadway plays "La Tourista", "Tooth of Crime", "Curse of the Starving Class" and the trilogy "Chicago", "Icarus' Mother" and "Red Cross". (more...)
'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Broadway cast revealed 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Broadway cast revealed
- August 02, 2017

On Broadway, Sam Clemmett will reprise his role as Harry and Ginny's son, Albus, alongside Paul Thornley (Ron), Poppy Miller (Ginny), and Alex Price (Draco). "Our Cursed Child family is growing with twenty-eight brilliant new actors bringing their unique talents to our production". It was always hard being Harry Potter and it isn't much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband, and father of three school-age children. (more...)
'Dunkirk' in the Crosshairs as Sony's 'Dark Tower' Hits Theaters 'Dunkirk' in the Crosshairs as Sony's 'Dark Tower' Hits Theaters
- August 02, 2017

Wizard and Glass is the fourth novel in the saga, and its story is a prequel that reveals how gunslinger Roland Deschain ( Idris Elba ) got his guns, and it looks like we'll see a lot of its plot on the small screen. Arcel's previous movies include A Royal Affair , Truth About Men and Island of Lost Souls . Nowadays in Hollywood, studios are rushing to create expanded universes because that's where the money and excitement lies right now. (more...)
AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AMC) PT Lowered to $22.75 at Wedbush AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AMC) PT Lowered to $22.75 at Wedbush
- August 02, 2017

AMC Entertainment Holdings now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $34.67. Credit Suisse Group cut their target price on shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings from $26.00 to $20.00 and set an "underperform" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. (more...)
HCSO: Grandma fatally shoots armed intruder near Katy HCSO: Grandma fatally shoots armed intruder near Katy
- August 02, 2017

Roberts to "CNN". Investigators say the two men entered the woman's home through an open garage door and startled the 60-year-old grandmother inside. The woman, in defense of her home and her life, grabbed her own handgun and fearlessly confronted the two armed individuals. It's unclear if the woman hit the second suspect. (more...)
German industry holds 'diesel summit' on auto emissions German industry holds 'diesel summit' on auto emissions
- August 02, 2017

This is how the technology works and what it now means for vehicle owners. A draft declaration for the summit suggests that carmakers will be spared having to conduct expensive retrofitting of their diesel motors in the short term but must commit to installing software updates to lower nitrogen oxide emissions. (more...)
US actor Clooney raises $2.25mn for Syrian Refugees US actor Clooney raises $2.25mn for Syrian Refugees
- August 02, 2017

According to data on the UN Refugee Agency website there are now over one million registered Syrian refugees living in Lebanon, many of them children in need of education. "That's our goal with this initiative". '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'. (more...)
Jessica Chastain confirms she's joining the cast of X-Men: Dark Phoenix Jessica Chastain confirms she's joining the cast of X-Men: Dark Phoenix
- August 02, 2017

It looks like Jessica Chastain may have just confirmed her rumoured role in X-Men: Dark Phoenix . Michael Fassbender is also set to return as Magneto with Jennifer Lawrence, Nicolas Hoult and Tye Sheridan also coming back to the franchise. (more...)
SA MP Timothy Khoza dies in Cape accident SA MP Timothy Khoza dies in Cape accident
- August 02, 2017

The MPs who were critically injured were Nomalungelo Gina of the ANC, Ian Ollis of the DA, and Cynthia Majeke of the UDM. The Democratic Alliance released a statement on the accident, saying it was "shocked and deeply saddened to hear about the very bad crash in which members of the Basic Education Portfolio Committee were involved". (more...)
Angelina Jolie defends 'cruel' casting game for movie Angelina Jolie defends 'cruel' casting game for movie
- August 02, 2017

In the game, the director would act to catch the child who snatched the money, and the kid would frame up words. In a statement on Sunday, Jolie responded to the public criticism. In a translated statement to Deadline , Panh talks about the importance of " First They Killed My Father " to Cambodia. The film will premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival before hitting Netflix on September 15th. (more...)
'Kidnap' starring Halle Berry premieres at the 'Arclight' in Hollywood 'Kidnap' starring Halle Berry premieres at the 'Arclight' in Hollywood
- August 02, 2017

The Oscar-winning actress added she found her little girl a few seconds later. She described one such moment on-air, saying it happened in a store as she was "busy looking at a tag". The film follows a mother on the search for her child who was taken from her during a typical afternoon in the park. In the movie, Halle - who shares Nahla with former boyfriend Gabriel Aubry - stars opposite Sage Correa , nine, who plays her son Frankie, and she revealed the youngster bonded with her ... (more...)
Cheryl Tweedy returns to work with major cosmetics company Cheryl Tweedy returns to work with major cosmetics company
- August 02, 2017

Cheryl (Cole? Fernandez-Versini? Tweedy?) is back at work for the first time after becoming a mum earlier this year. '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'. The 34-year-old has been shy of the limelight for most of 2017, choosing the quiet life while awaiting the birth of her son with One Direction star boyfriend Liam Payne . (more...)
Aamir Khan Returns to Mumbai for 'Secret Superstar' Trailer Launch Aamir Khan Returns to Mumbai for 'Secret Superstar' Trailer Launch
- August 02, 2017

Aamir's reaction comes close on the heels of CBFC's demand of 48 cuts, including kissing scenes and cuss words, in Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer Babumoshai Bandookbaaz . Last month, Pahlaj Nihalani appeared to disown his statement on quitting as the Censor Board chief if asked by the government. "The story is about a girl but I am an integral part of the film.I am like the tadka in a dal". (more...)
Babumoshai Bandookbaaz will go through 48 cuts from CBFC Babumoshai Bandookbaaz will go through 48 cuts from CBFC
- August 02, 2017

Sudhir Mishra, whose film Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi had also landed in trouble with the Censor board, categorically stated that the Censor Board was wrong in imposing so many cuts on the film. "Look at how she is dressed in trousers and a shirt", she alleged. An 18-member team of the CBFC visited Thiruvananthapuram last Friday to review the film again as Pahlaj has been blocking the theatrical release of the film since April 2016. (more...)