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Paddington Director in Talks for New Willy Wonka Movie Paddington Director in Talks for New Willy Wonka Movie
- February 15, 2018

In addition to King, David Heyman has signed on to produce the movie. The script, which is under wraps, was written by Simon Rich . The book tells the famous story of Charlie Bucket and his Golden Ticket, and Willy Wonka and his wonderful chocolate factory . (more...)
Bayern Munich extends contract of goalkeeper Sven Ulreich Bayern Munich extends contract of goalkeeper Sven Ulreich
- February 15, 2018

The Chilean midfielder has been linked with a move to the Premier League for a number of years, even before he moved to the Bavarian club. Growing Bayern's fanbase in the United States is a key commercial objective for the Germans, who up to this point have chosen to expand through a grassroots coaching partnership with Global Premier Soccer which has reached over 90,000 children and 6,000 coaches in 101 clubs across the US. (more...)
Don't Miss these Stocks: Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG), BioPharmX Corporation (BPMX)
- February 15, 2018

This showed a surprise of -25% in the last quarter earnings. FMR LLC now owns 7,483,484 shares of the shipping company's stock worth $29,710,000 after purchasing an additional 4,615,440 shares during the last quarter. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Tuesday, January 17 by Bank of America. Approximately 6.6% of the company's stock are sold short. On Monday, December 18 the stock rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Buy". (more...)
Sets the Record Straight on Why She Was Reported Missing Sets the Record Straight on Why She Was Reported Missing
- February 15, 2018

While she was there, she said she had no cell phone service. Curveball! People have tossed out all sorts of theories about Arie's exit, but personally, I'm in the camp that thinks he probably stepped aside to talk to the producers about whether or not he should tell Lauren that the feelings were mutual. (more...)
'Star Trek: Discovery' Showrunners Tease Spock and Pike's Roles in Season 2 'Star Trek: Discovery' Showrunners Tease Spock and Pike's Roles in Season 2
- February 15, 2018

For a show-stopping dessert, you really can't do better than a blueberry pie enveloped in a painstakingly-crafted pie crust , topped off, naturally, with a pastry cut-out of Discovery and plenty of edible metallic paint. Instead, a better future must be won again and again by people courageous enough to insist that society live up to its higher aspirations, rather than treating them like inconveniences when the going gets tough. (more...)
What Does Kourtney Kardashian Really Think Of Scott Disick Dating Sofia Richie? What Does Kourtney Kardashian Really Think Of Scott Disick Dating Sofia Richie?
- February 15, 2018

It wasn't a unusual question, seeing as Disick was pictured making out with a revolving door of beauties after his split with Kourt at the start a year ago. Remains to be seen whether this story can last in the long term as Scott Disick is involved in the clan Kardashian/Jenner . He replied: "I guess that's what the kids are calling it", before confirming that his new lady is Sofia . (more...)
'Saheb Biwi Aur gangster 3' to release July 27 'Saheb Biwi Aur gangster 3' to release July 27
- February 15, 2018

Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's upcoming venture " Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 " has an interesting ensemble star cast with the likes of Sanjay Dutt, Jimmy Sheirgill, Mahi Gill and Chitrangada Singh. " Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 " also features veteran actress Nafisa Ali, who will play Sanjay's mother. Previously, the actor has essayed negative roles in films like Khalnayak, Agneepath, Musafir, Vaastav and Kaante. (more...)
This new AR headset is the closest thing to being Iron Man This new AR headset is the closest thing to being Iron Man
- February 15, 2018

There are 10 levels to play through, good for several hours of gameplay. Here's what you get when you unbox the Hero Vision set. Basically, all you need to do is download the Hero Vision app to your smartphone, pop that inside the goggles, put the AR markers around your chosen play area and you're set. (more...)
Bruno Mars lines up Sept. LCA date Bruno Mars lines up Sept. LCA date
- February 15, 2018

Mars performed the latter tune at the Grammy Awards , where he won "the big three" categories of album, song and record of the year. Mars and the Harlem rapper have become close collaborators in recent months, with Cardi guesting on a remix of the former's hit "Finesse" . (more...)
Watch the New Trailer for 'Atlanta' Season 2 Watch the New Trailer for 'Atlanta' Season 2
- February 15, 2018

Like most of the somewhat cryptic, intense marketing we've seen for this latest installment of Atlanta , this trailer goes light on the plot points and heavy on the feelings . Glover also stars in the lead role as Earnest "Earn" Marks, a Princeton dropout who now manages his cousin's burgeoning rap career. Earn actually gets paid for doing something right; Paper Boi may be making baby steps in his career; Van (Zazie Beetz) seems a bit happier about life; and of course Darius is still ... (more...)
Virginia Tech vs Duke basketball Virginia Tech vs Duke basketball
- February 15, 2018

Duke star freshman Marvin Bagley III will miss his second straight game Wednesday against Virginia Tech because of a mild right knee sprain. Why do we think sharp action is on Duke? "They're a great team, they're well-coached and they have some phenomenal players", Trent said of the Hokies. (more...)
Idris Elba off the market, newly engaged to 29-year-old girlfriend Idris Elba off the market, newly engaged to 29-year-old girlfriend
- February 15, 2018

He proposed to his girlfriend, Sabrina Dhowre on Saturday. According to People , the 45-year-old British actor ("The Wire", " Luther ", "The Dark Tower ") and his American beauty queen fiancée met and fell in love while he was making the Kate Winslet romance " The Mountain Between Us ". (more...)
Ellen DeGeneres shares images from star-studded 60th bash Ellen DeGeneres shares images from star-studded 60th bash
- February 15, 2018

Chrissy also posted on Instagram a photo of her and her husband. Kim shared a photo booth picture on her Twitter account that read, "Squad celebrating @ TheEllenShow birthday!" Meghan Trainor and her fiance Daryl Sabara were also among the attendees. (more...)
Thor: Ragnarok's Tessa Thompson to play jewel thief Doris Payne Thor: Ragnarok's Tessa Thompson to play jewel thief Doris Payne
- February 15, 2018

Payne's life has previously been the subject of the 2013 documentary The Life and Crimes of Doris Payne , from Treehouse Moving Images. Reports from Hollywood industry magazine Variety appear to show there may be a movie in the works about global jewelry thief, Doris Payne . (more...)
Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition Rolls Over for Blanka Next Week Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition Rolls Over for Blanka Next Week
- February 15, 2018

Blanka made his debut back in Street Fighter 2. " Street Fighter V" players can get Blanka for the game using 100,000 Fight Money or with a $5.99 purchase. This time, we see Blanka in action. Street Fighter 5 is available for PlayStation 4 and PC. For SFV, he'll bring along a V-Skill called the Coward Crouch. (more...)
Rachel Weisz Speaks Out Against a Female James Bond Rachel Weisz Speaks Out Against a Female James Bond
- February 15, 2018

Over the past several years, actresses like Gillian Anderson , Priyanka Chopra , and Emilia Clarke have all thrown their hats into the ring to play James Bond , the eternal British spy. While Weisz raised a good point, only time will tell when it comes to who will be the next thespian taking their martinis "shaken, not stirred". When Craig decides not to renew his license to kill, Tom Hardy's name has also been mentioned for the role. (more...)
Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix's Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix's "Umbrella Academy"
- February 15, 2018

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 . 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 ( ... (more...)
Move over Jamie Oliver! Chrissy Teigen is the new naked chef Move over Jamie Oliver! Chrissy Teigen is the new naked chef
- February 15, 2018

And it's such a refreshing change of pace. But she's hoping her second baby with husband John Legend gets a little more of dad's style this time around. Another kindly complemented Chrissy on her ability to rise above any criticism. Sure, she'll share professional photos from time to time. For more from Teigen's exclusive interview, watch the clip below! Loving the Captain Crunch in the cart. (more...)
Gun Maker Remington Files for Bankruptcy Protection Gun Maker Remington Files for Bankruptcy Protection
- February 15, 2018

The company was founded in 1816 by Eliphalet Remington II and today has more than 3,500 employees; it also is said to be nearly $1 billion in debt. Another $100 million will be in place to keep the company running during the bankruptcy process. (more...)
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
- February 15, 2018

Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has risen 0.77% since February 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. The entertainment giant reported $1.58 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.05. Hilltop Inc stated it has 50,600 shares or 0.97% of all its holdings. Mai Cap owns 61,385 shares. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board reported 0.05% in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (more...)
FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY'S: Chris Columbus To Write And Direct Film Adaptation FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY'S: Chris Columbus To Write And Direct Film Adaptation
- February 14, 2018

Doubtfire . Scott Cawthon , the creator of the series, will produce the film. Blumhouse welcomed Columbus on Twitter earlier today. While this latest update on the Five Nights At Freddy's movie is mostly good news, because the film is still in pre-production, there's a lot that could change by the time it actually releases. (more...)
United States of America hockey's Lamoureux-Davidson nets two, breaks Olympic record United States of America hockey's Lamoureux-Davidson nets two, breaks Olympic record
- February 14, 2018

The men's record dated back to 1960, when Sweden's Carl Goran Oberg scored two goals in eight seconds during the Squaw Valley Games. "It was pretty special", Lamoureux-Davidson told NBC Olympics after the game. Less than three minutes later, Marvin scored on a rebound of an Amanda Pelkey shot. Bellamy scored off of a Lamoureux-Davidson assist. Bellamy fired a shot through a Monique screen to open the scoring. (more...)
Fox delays releases of Alita: Battle Angel and The Predator Fox delays releases of Alita: Battle Angel and The Predator
- February 14, 2018

The other films scheduled for that date are Alpha and Fighting With My Family . Black's film is the latest entry in the Predator franchise, pitting everyone's favorite alien trophy hunter against a new set of disposable humans. Alita has no memory of her past but maintains her deadly fighting skills, which come in handy when warriors from her history catch up to her. Two of the studios biggest films of the year are having their theatrical releases pushed back - one of them by nearly ... (more...)
Huawei Bribed People to Write Fake Good Reviews for a Unreleased Phone Huawei Bribed People to Write Fake Good Reviews for a Unreleased Phone
- February 14, 2018

Most of the companies do promote the unique features of their upcoming devices & decide for beta testers for their phones, but Huawei has not limited itself to this. "I have a iPhone X, but I will switch to Huawei m10!" wrote one user who likely never even held the phone, according to 9to5Mac. Android Police reports via screenshot that 108 reviews were filed around peak reception with an overall rating of 4.9 stars out of a potential five. (more...)
Kitty Pryde Movie Coming from Deadpool Director Kitty Pryde Movie Coming from Deadpool Director
- February 14, 2018

Miller and Bendis' take on Kitty Pryde is under wraps, but the codename of 143 seems to show their hand. This project, which is under the Fox umbrella, marks a return to Marvel products for both Bendis and Miller. It's worth noting that Fox is the rights holder to the Alien franchise. Interestingly enough, the news comes months after it was said Miller was developing a solo Kitty Pryde film for Fox. (more...)