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Kevin Spacey seeking Kevin Spacey seeking "evaluation and treatment" in wake of sexual misconduct allegation
- November 02, 2017

It comes after the House Of Cards actor was recently accused of making sexual advances towards Star Trek actor Anthony Rapp when he was 14 , United States filmmaker Tony Montana and Mexican actor Roberto Cavazos . Montana said he removed Spacey's hand, paid for his drink and went to the bathroom, where Spacey followed him. 'There are many of us who have a " Kevin Spacey story",' he added. (more...)
South superstar Kamal Haasan says there is Hindu terror, BJP demands proof South superstar Kamal Haasan says there is Hindu terror, BJP demands proof
- November 02, 2017

In the past, Hindu, right-wing groups would not indulge in violence. Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan has triggered a massive controversy by saying that Hindu terror also exists and that its presence can not be ignored. Recently, he had asked fans to be ready for "a big announcement" on his birthday - November 7. The past few months have seen the actor meet with political leaders from various parties. (more...)
Lana Del Rey retires Harvey Weinstein-inspired track
- November 02, 2017

In a backstage interview with MTV News , Lana said she is no longer "comfortable" giving live performances of the song, adding " the only right thing to do " would be to cease performing it in perpetuity. I support the women who have come forward. "I think they're really courageous for doing that". Well, del Rey is finally confirming that she was, at least in part, inspired by Weinstein. (more...)
New law replaces state of emergency, gives more power to police
- November 02, 2017

France is about to lift a state of emergency for the first time since the Bataclan concert hall massacre in Paris two years ago. He said Tuesday's deadly truck attack in NY is a reminder that the threat level "is high everywhere in the world" and promised tougher security measures at sensitive sites. (more...)
Kellogg Company (NASDAQ:K) To Release Earnings Kellogg Company (NASDAQ:K) To Release Earnings
- November 02, 2017

On average, analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $0.94 per share on sales of $3.21 billion for the quarter. They expect $0.93 EPS, down 3.23% or $0.03 from last year's $0.96 per share. Finally, Bank of America Corporation reissued an "underperform" rating and issued a $66.00 price objective (down previously from $72.00) on shares of Kellogg in a research note on Monday, October 9th. (more...)
Beyonce confirms role as Nala in Disney's live-action The Lion King Beyonce confirms role as Nala in Disney's live-action The Lion King
- November 02, 2017

The hyena pack is getting an upgrade with some new names and some killer comedic talent. Eric Andre will play Azizi, Black Panther's Florence Kasumba will play Shezi and Keegan-Michael Key will play Kamari. Favreau, Jeffrey Silver, and Karen Gilchrist are producing, with Tom Peitzman and Thomas Schumacher exec producing, and John Bartnicki co-producing. (more...)
Tyrese Gibson Threatens to Quit 'Fast & Furious' Franchise Over Dwayne Johnson Tyrese Gibson Threatens to Quit 'Fast & Furious' Franchise Over Dwayne Johnson
- November 02, 2017

The growing feud between Fast and Furious star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and co-star Tyrese Gibson has just added another chapter. The Furious 7 star is now fighting his former wife, Norma , in court after she won a temporary restraining order against her ex, claiming he spanked their 10-year-old daughter Shayla so hard she couldn't sit down. (more...)
Conor McGregor Won't Return To UFC Without Promoter's Stake
- November 02, 2017

I will not call him out. That's it. It was a short Q&A but the main takeaway is the UFC want McGregor back in by the end of the year but CM wants a promoters stake. There are many boxing contenders as well. Maybe though, who knows, we'll see. "What interests me is certainly a UFC bout, certainly a defence of my lightweight title". (more...)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Dark Side Poster Teases Spoiler Star Wars: The Last Jedi Dark Side Poster Teases Spoiler
- November 02, 2017

The latest poster for the film's worldwide release, though, suggests otherwise. Most theaters send 55%-60% of ticket sales back to studios, depending on if the movie is a major blockbuster or not. And if a theater violates any of the above terms? This includes if the theater cancels even one screening of the film without Disney's consent. Disney has outsized power in the modern theatrical market, with box-office sales down and Disney's significant stake in the remaining releases-26 percent ... (more...)
Henry Cavill acknowledges 'mistakes' in the DC Extended Universe
- November 01, 2017

Yes, it has been reported the money, but we cannot say that it was a critical success. Wonder Woman wasn't entirely without its flaws, but gosh darn it, it was so entertaining, and had such a positive, powerful message, that those flaws were easy to overlook. (more...)
NPR newsroom chief resigns amid allegations of sexual harassment in 1990s NPR newsroom chief resigns amid allegations of sexual harassment in 1990s
- November 01, 2017

Oreskes, who had been placed on leave by NPR following Tuesday's report in the Washington Post on the harassment allegations, said that he was deeply sorry to the people he hurt. We have been acting. Before joining NPR in 2015, he was a vice president and senior managing editor at the Associated Press. When asked if Oreskes' conduct had drawn complaints at the Times , a spokesperson said the paper "takes all allegations of sexual harassment seriously and we are looking into it". (more...)
'I, Tonya' First Trailer Shows Margot Robbie Skating Around Tough Childhood, Relationships 'I, Tonya' First Trailer Shows Margot Robbie Skating Around Tough Childhood, Relationships
- November 01, 2017

Robbie transforms herself to play the disgraced figure skater Harding, whose ex-husband arranged for goons to smash the knee of rival Nancy Kerrigan before the 1994 Winter Olympics. It's style and tone has even drawn comparisons to Goodfellas with one reviewer stating that "Gillespie clearly takes a page out of the Scorsese rulebook as the DNA of "Goodfellas" is imprinted all over his film". (more...)
Selena Gomez named 2017's Woman of the Year by Billboard Selena Gomez named 2017's Woman of the Year by Billboard
- November 01, 2017

A source exclusively confirmed to PEOPLE that their break-up was due to their conflicting schedules, "It's been hard with him being on tour and her shooting in NY". He was always her soulmate and her one true love. While many fans are excited about the possibility of a "Jelena" reunion, Gomez's family are concerned with the former couple's rekindled friendship. (more...)
Wendy Williams passes out on her live talk show Wendy Williams passes out on her live talk show
- November 01, 2017

Williams went on to say that she first fell on her bottom, then onto her back, but she had no bumps or bruises from the fall. "I don't stunts and jokes for you". She described being overtaken by a "hot" and "dizzy" feeling, adding, "The costume got hot". "The costume got hot, right before I passed out I felt like I was in the middle of a campfire". (more...)
Marvel's 'New Warriors' Leaves Freeform, Seeks New Home Marvel's 'New Warriors' Leaves Freeform, Seeks New Home
- November 01, 2017

The much-anticipated live action New Warriors series from Marvel , that was supposed to air on Freeform next year...won't be airing on the network after all, and JJJ is really anxious. The series was created by Kevin Biegel . Joining Vayntrub and Theler are Jeremy Tardy as Night Thrasher , Calum Worthy as Speedball , Matthew Moy as Microbe and Kate Comer as Debrii . (more...)
Katrina Kaif Has The Loveliest Wish For Birthday Boy Shah Rukh Khan Katrina Kaif Has The Loveliest Wish For Birthday Boy Shah Rukh Khan
- November 01, 2017

Just like a year ago, the star is heading to the beaches of Alibaug with his family and friends to celebrate his birthday. SRK's best friends from the industry Farah Khan , Karan Johar , along with Sidharth Malhotra , Katrina Kaif , Alia Bhatt have turned up to wish the beloved super star on his birthday. (more...)
NERD Recruits Rihanna To Drop New Single NERD Recruits Rihanna To Drop New Single "Lemon"
- November 01, 2017

The last time N.E.R.D. performed together was in 2014 for Tyler, The Creator's Camp Flog Gnaw. You probably don't follow N.E.R.D. on Instagram. They've been gone for too long so this is a nice re-entrance back in the game. Earlier this week, N.E.R.D. started hinting at the release of something when they updated their social media accounts with the phrase " No_One Ever Really Dies " (the group's true definition of NERD). (more...)
NYC attack happened 5 blocks from my home: Priyanka Chopra NYC attack happened 5 blocks from my home: Priyanka Chopra
- November 01, 2017

Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra , who is also in NY for the shooting of her upcoming show Quantico , shared on Twitter that the attack happened just five blocks away from her home. The suspect, 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov said to be from Uzbekistan, was shot in the stomach before being arrested. "Iove you. My condolences to everyone affected by this tragedy". (more...)
Little Simz and Gorillaz Take Flight for New Song "Garage Palace"
- November 01, 2017

They recently hit up Zane Lowe's Beats1 show where they premiered a brand new single off of it featuring Little Simz . Titled " Garage Palace ", the song features the UK's beloved and hyperactive MC Little Simz , who is now on tour with the band. (more...)
Elizabeth Banks, Margot Robbie join The Paper Bag Princess
- November 01, 2017

Banks is also set to direct. Katie Silberman will pen the adaptation, and if scheduling allows, the plan is for Robbie to star. It centers on a princess whose castle and the royal wardrobe it houses are destroyed by a dragon on the eve of her wedding. (more...)
Millie Bobby Brown Opens Up About Being Deaf in One Ear Millie Bobby Brown Opens Up About Being Deaf in One Ear
- November 01, 2017

This year, however, the Stranger Things star has upped her game (MAJORLY) as she returned to the show with her very own rap about the hit Netflix series. "I think he was just trying to be cool". One thing's for sure: It's bad news when you see that bloody nose. "I have to do a recap of Season One so people can watch Season Two and know what they're talking about", Brown told Jimmy Fallon before the Roots dropped a beat. (more...)
Bake Off's Candice Brown joins Dancing On Ice
- November 01, 2017

So far the judges have been confirmed as Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, and Jason Gardiner, but we know there's still at least one to be announced. Do I look like I can be bullied? Ice is cold! But it was fantastic, the coaches are unbelievable. "My friends call me Bambi on Ice and that's just normal day to day!" "I've had two training sessions which have hurt my feet a lot". (more...)
Olivia Munn & 5 Other Women Accuse Filmmaker Brett Ratner Of Sexual Harassment Olivia Munn & 5 Other Women Accuse Filmmaker Brett Ratner Of Sexual Harassment
- November 01, 2017

A source says Warner Bros.is reviewing Ratner's presence on the lot, where he now occupies the plum offices once used by Frank Sinatra. That attorney, claims Munn, recommended that she do nothing given Ratner's power in Hollywood and her desire to become an actress. (more...)
Kristen Bell dressed up as Elsa after her daughter made her
- November 01, 2017

In her show, " The Good Place " you can't curse, so her character uses the word "forking" as a substitution for the other four letter word that begins with an f. However, knowing that she's become pretty well-versed in Elsa, we're sure she could lend a hand if Menzel needs the help. She also said her daughter Delta doesn't like the movie, either. (more...)
Andy Dick loses movie role over sexual harassment claims Andy Dick loses movie role over sexual harassment claims
- November 01, 2017

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter , he said: "I don't grope people anymore". "I licked Carrie Fisher at a roast". I'm always trying to be amusing and trying to get a date. If you're looking for how to react to allegations of wrongdoing, take a lesson from Andy Dick and do the exact opposite of everything he says here. (more...)