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'Game of Thrones' actress talks about that shocking death
- August 22, 2017

Maybe. But maybe not. The executive producers of Game of Thrones Season 7 are David Benioff , D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield; co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis, George R.R. Is this the end of Tyrion as a Targaryen as well as as a dragon rider? Way back in the day, the Targaryens mastered the art of dragon-riding allegedly by using a combination of practice and sorcery. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Finale Preview Breakdown
- August 22, 2017

The Season 7 finale, Episode 7 , airs Sunday, August 27 on HBO . We first saw a glimpse of the Red Keep's shattered and charred ruins in the season two finalé, Valar Morghulis . In a unusual parallel to when Sansa also didn't know what Bran meant when he said he was the "Three-Eyed Raven", Arya tells Sansa about her secret organization and their lying game, which comes off super creepy, and really hammers home that this is a little serial killer. (more...)
The Punisher Debuts First Look At Jon Bernthal in Full Costume The Punisher Debuts First Look At Jon Bernthal in Full Costume
- August 21, 2017

The teaser trailer for season one of Netflix's Marvel's The Punisher warns the past is more than memories. "He's coming. He's coming to collect". In season 2 of "Daredevil," it was revealed that Castle's commanding officer, Colonel Ray Schoonover (Clancy Brown), knew that his family was targeted for death for some reason but the Punisher was not able to find the truth behind that. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen Opens Up About Her Past Struggles With Alcohol Chrissy Teigen Opens Up About Her Past Struggles With Alcohol
- August 21, 2017

Teigen, who has "a history of alcohol abuse in her family", went on to explain how hard it is to cut back on alcohol when it's so readily available. She started to worry about where this was headed. "I was just so happy". One possibility is that she might end up going completely dry, which she she also announced she'd do in April 2013. "My old ass will go on social media, and I will look at the Photoshopping, Facetuning, and the apps - and everything that goes into creating what is now a ... (more...)
Former Michael Jackson lawyer to defend Cosby Former Michael Jackson lawyer to defend Cosby
- August 21, 2017

A spokesman for Bill Cosby announced Mesereau will lead a new defense team as Cosby faces a second trial in Pennsylvania on aggravated indecent assault charges. Cosby, 80, maintains his contact with Constand was consensual. Bliss, who heads her own law firm in Las Vegas that specializes in the protection of individual liberties and civil rights matters, will aid Mesereau in Cosby's defense. (more...)
'It's not your f*cking body' Band frontman calls out groper in crowd 'It's not your f*cking body' Band frontman calls out groper in crowd
- August 21, 2017

The singer of the United Kingdom band The Architects called out a fan in the crowd during a show last week after he saw him grab a woman's breast while she crowd surfed. Responding to positive comments online, Carter later tweeted: "There's no room for this at any kind of show". "We need more bands to do the same". Carter could have done the women of the venue one better by straight up pointing out the assailant and having security remove him, but fans have suggested the possibility on ... (more...)
Floyd Mayweather reportedly furious Justin Bieber is distancing himself Floyd Mayweather reportedly furious Justin Bieber is distancing himself
- August 21, 2017

According to TMZ , the Biebs' spiritual advisers at the Hillsong Church have suggested the pop star reexamine his friend group and to distance himself from anyone who may be a bad influence. Our sources say Justin didn't want a clean break from Floyd, he just wanted to "reset boundaries" ... walling himself off from things like Floyd's obsession with strip clubs. (more...)
GMB's Charlotte Hawkins is latest star to join Strictly Come Dancing GMB's Charlotte Hawkins is latest star to join Strictly Come Dancing
- August 21, 2017

The BBC has announced the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 launch date will be in around a month's time in September 2017. Richard Arnold, who previously competed on the programme, then bounded onto the set to talk to Charlotte about the new gig, at which point the pretty blonde said: "Nobody knows, I've kept it a secret from literally everybody". (more...)
Judwaa 2 trailer: Varun Dhawan's double role will blow your mind Judwaa 2 trailer: Varun Dhawan's double role will blow your mind
- August 21, 2017

At over three minutes, the trailer seems a tad too lengthy but Varun is the flawless fit to play typically "chichora" Salman from Judwa. And adding to that is the two leading ladies Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu who are totally killing in their hot and glamorous avatars. (more...)
'The Hitman's Bodyguard' Takes 1st Place With $21.6 Million 'The Hitman's Bodyguard' Takes 1st Place With $21.6 Million
- August 21, 2017

Critics generally snubbed Hitman's Bodyguard , while audiences gave the R-rated pic a B+ CinemaScore. Directed by Patrick Hughes, " The Hitman's Bodyguard " also stars Salma Hayek and Gary Oldman. In second place at the box office weekend came " Annabelle: Creation" once again showing that the Conjuring franchise is not slowing down, as it became the third highest-grossing horror franchise of all time, behind "Alien" and "Resident Evil". (more...)
Cult of Cher: American Horror Story Stars Hit Up Sin City! Cult of Cher: American Horror Story Stars Hit Up Sin City!
- August 21, 2017

Returning stars Sarah Paulson , Evan Peters and Cheyenne Jackson receive top billing in the credits, followed by newcomers Billie Lourd and Alison Pill . After last season's Roanoke experiment (which we actually enjoyed far more than the past season of the franchise proper), we're getting back more to basics this time with a theme song that is weird, creepy, and features a wide array of different fears in a short period of time. (more...)
Actor stabbed to death in Brooklyn in front of wife Actor stabbed to death in Brooklyn in front of wife
- August 21, 2017

Romero Carroll told the TV station, "I can't believe I am talking about my husband in the past tense". They were. Seconds later, one of them, unprovoked, plunged a knife into Carroll's chest and left him to die on a Brooklyn sidewalk as his screaming wife stood watching helplessly. (more...)
Ileana D'Cruz chooses Ajay Devgn over Diljit Dosanjh? Ileana D'Cruz chooses Ajay Devgn over Diljit Dosanjh?
- August 21, 2017

While the follow up tweet reads: "But that doesn't give any man the right to misbehave with me". The incident happened when her vehicle was stuck in traffic while she was travelling to a fashion show venue in Mumbai . "It was like a power trip for them", she stated. Ileana, who will be next seen in her upcoming movie Baadshaho , doesn't believe in the concept of traditional marriages. (more...)
Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale expecting second baby together Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale expecting second baby together
- August 21, 2017

Byrne and Cannavale have been together since 2012 and welcomed son Rocco back in February 2016, giving him the same middle name as Byrne's dad, Robin . "I'm still in a fog, I haven't even left my apartment in three moths", she told News Corp . "You know how that happens? One day, you're like, 'I've turned into my parents!'" Ah, yes. (more...)
CBB viewers have all noticed the same thing about Sarah Harding CBB viewers have all noticed the same thing about Sarah Harding
- August 21, 2017

She said: "My understanding is that it was very, very early days - a matter of weeks - on the outside". Seven people nominated me. She said at the time, "We care about each other and we're best friends in the house, but I just want to draw a line under it". (more...)
Is Taylor Swift's new single called Is Taylor Swift's new single called "Timeless?"
- August 21, 2017

Joseph Kahn, who directed the music videos for four singles off Swift's 2014 smash 1989 - "Blank Space", "Bad Blood", "Wildest Dreams", and "Out of the Woods" - subsequently retweeted the video, adding a smiley face. This year, she released the Fifty Shades Darker collaboration " I Don't Wanna Live Forever " with Zayn, and has been using her social media platform to support fellow artists like Lorde and HAIM. (more...)
Serena Williams' Fiancé Is A Little Shocked By Her Pregnancy Cravings Serena Williams' Fiancé Is A Little Shocked By Her Pregnancy Cravings
- August 21, 2017

In the extract, Sharapova recounts her first meeting with Williams at the age of 17 when she shocked the world to win the Wimbledon title. "I was not told they would be these". " Serena Williams also questioned detractors who say Sharapova is as good as her and that the only reason Williams wins is because of her 'bigger serve". (more...)
Detectives find no evidence of shooting at Dolphin Mall Detectives find no evidence of shooting at Dolphin Mall
- August 21, 2017

The Miami-Dade Police officers wearing bullet proof vests and carrying assault rifle weapons are searching the shopping centre as shoppers and staff locked themselves into shops, local news reports. "That's all I was thinking about, just to get the baby out,"she said". Witnesses said they saw shoppers hiding in stores. Traffic was gridlocked around the mall as shoppers left. (more...)
Petiton to swap Confederate statue for one of Missy Elliot launched Petiton to swap Confederate statue for one of Missy Elliot launched
- August 21, 2017

One guy in Portsmouth , Virginia has a great idea: he's started a petition to replace a Confederate statue with Missy Elliott . TBH, who doesn't love Missy? He admitted that he was surprised to see the petition gain so much traction in so little time. (more...)
Skins' offense sputters in preseason loss to Packers Skins' offense sputters in preseason loss to Packers
- August 21, 2017

But what followed Rodgers was as fine a display of backup quarterbacking as you'll see in preseason games , when backup offensive linemen make it more of a scramble drill than usual. "You're going to see those guys play a lot here through preseason". Despite coaching the team to their first winning season in five years in 1953, going 6-5-1, Lambeau was relieved of his coaching duties after a disagreement with owner George Preston Marshall, marking the end of his National Football League career. (more...)
Kylie Jenner breaks silence on Tyga split Kylie Jenner breaks silence on Tyga split
- August 21, 2017

Kylie shared that she knows she can go out and buy a new vehicle or practically anything she wants. "There was absolutely not one thing wrong with me and T. When it was good, it was good, when it was bad, it was really bad, " he said. After the "Rack City" rapper met the friends at Coachella , she shared: "I personally don't think it is easy to just act like nothing ever happened". (more...)
Total acquiring Maersk Oil in deal worth $7.45bn Total acquiring Maersk Oil in deal worth $7.45bn
- August 21, 2017

Meanwhile, Total shares were down 0.64% to change hands at €42.39. Under the agreed terms, A.P. Moller-Maersk will receive a consideration of $4.95 billion in Total shares and Total will assume $2.5 billion of Maersk Oil's debt. Total will take over all decommissioning obligations now amounting to $2.9 billion and will maintain Maersk Oil's position in the North Sea with strong Copenhagen and Esbjerg bases. (more...)
Police search for Spain van driver and missing Moroccan imam Police search for Spain van driver and missing Moroccan imam
- August 21, 2017

In a tweet, police in Catalonia said they knew who the driver was without naming him, but regional interior minister Joaquim Forn said in a radio interview that "everything suggests the van driver is Younes Abouyaaqoub ". Three arrests have been made in connected to the attacks, but police have not released information about the suspects or details of how they might have been involved. (more...)
Grades: Henrik Stenson takes the Wyndham Championship for first win of 2017 Grades: Henrik Stenson takes the Wyndham Championship for first win of 2017
- August 21, 2017

On a hot afternoon when spectators resorted to hand fans in an effort to keep cool, Henrik Stenson was red hot when it counted Sunday. Stenson's run of four birdies in five holes down the back stretch saw him pull level with Simpson in the lead before the latter bogeyed the 17th to drop back. (more...)
South Africa Grants Immunity To Grace Mugabe Despite Assault Claim South Africa Grants Immunity To Grace Mugabe Despite Assault Claim
- August 21, 2017

Engels claims she was in a hotel room with mutual friends of Mugabe's two sons, who live in Johannesburg , when the first lady burst into the room and assaulted her. Mugabe has a history of violence- she's assaulted journalists in Singapore, a photographer in Hong Kong, airport staff in Malaysia and another journalist in Dubai. (more...)