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'Game of Thrones' season 7 finale title revealed 'Game of Thrones' season 7 finale title revealed
- August 24, 2017

The brief teaser trailer for the Season 7 finale has already inspired intense speculation, as " Game of Thrones " viewers study every shot and predict what it all means for how the season will end. There's also still another level to consider. However, since Cersei is Cersei , she likely only cares about her grasp on the Iron Throne . Some questions: Why is Sansa trusting Littlefinger? It could be a reference to this mega meeting or the budding love story of Jon Snow , a wolf ... (more...)
'This Is Us' Reveals First Look at Season 2 'This Is Us' Reveals First Look at Season 2
- August 24, 2017

Following the events of the season one finale, in which Randall ( Sterling K. Brown ) said he wanted to adopt a child, the three-minute scene shows him asking his adopted mother Rebecca ( Mandy Moore ) just how she and his dearly departed adopted dad Jack ( Milo Ventimiglia ) chose to adopt him. (more...)
Stranger Things might end after four seasons Stranger Things might end after four seasons
- August 24, 2017

With Ross adding, "They're going to have to get the fuck out of this town!" The name is an allusion to the parallel universe of Hawkins, Indiana, where Stranger Things takes place. On being asked whether Brown is returning for season 3 or not, Chaney said, "I plead the fifth". It's easier for the other characters to talk about it. (more...)
Matt Reeves says The Batman is not part of DC's extended universe Matt Reeves says The Batman is not part of DC's extended universe
- August 24, 2017

A couple of days before Comic-Con last month, The Batman director Matt Reeves was on " The Business " podcast hosted by The Hollywood Reporter's Kim Masters. Reeves spoke about his position on making the movie, and had an interesting comment about how it was pitched to him by Warner Bros. And for his next movie, Reeves will be at the helm of another iconic franchise: Batman . (more...)
Lane Kiffin Denies Using Art Briles As Consultant For FAU Lane Kiffin Denies Using Art Briles As Consultant For FAU
- August 23, 2017

Art Briles was sacked from Baylor in 2016 as a result of a sexual assault scandal at the university. He's a football coach-that's all he's ever been. Kiffin and Kendal reportedly reached out to the former Bears' coach for some advice about the offense. (more...)
Bad Boys 3 Unlikely Now, Claims Martin Lawrence Bad Boys 3 Unlikely Now, Claims Martin Lawrence
- August 23, 2017

Then, earlier this year, writer/director Joe Carnahan (Narc, The A-team) exited the project and now it seems that it may never happen unless original director Michael Bay was to get involved again which may see it pushed back into production. (more...)
Adorable little girl steals the show during mom's TV news interview Adorable little girl steals the show during mom's TV news interview
- August 23, 2017

While anchor Alastair Stewart was conducting a live ITV Lunchtime News segment with a mother and son about milk-related allergic reactions on Wednesday, that's exactly what one toddler did to bring more cheer to the situation. As Stewart noted at the beginning of the interview, the playful toddler, named Iris , "will do whatever she chooses to do over the next couple of minutes". (more...)
Kylie Jenner feels free after Tyga split Kylie Jenner feels free after Tyga split
- August 23, 2017

It was revealed that Kylie Jenner and Tyga called things off in April after three years of dating. Jenner said that it's hard for her to maintain a relationship because it's blasted all over the internet. There's one thing that Kylie's smiling about in the fourth episode of her series: her new boo Travis Scott . The two seem to be getting serious, even getting matching butterfly tattoo together in June. (more...)
Fans want Britney Spears instead of Confederate statues Fans want Britney Spears instead of Confederate statues
- August 23, 2017

Spears is from Kentwood, Louisiana , which is why the petitioners want her likeness for the whole state to see, multiple outlets are reporting . "Who better to encapsulate the culture and spirit of the city enshrined in a new monument than Grammy Award winning rapper, dancer, and record producer Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott?" There's a lot of talk right now about taking down Confederate-era monuments, but what would you put in their place? Sources are simply claiming "Confederate ... (more...)
Annabelle:Creation, Bareilly Ki Barfi First Tuesday Business! Annabelle:Creation, Bareilly Ki Barfi First Tuesday Business!
- August 23, 2017

Raees: The film starring Shah Rukh Khan alongside Mahira Khan in the lead role was set in Gujarat. The movie probably manages to surpass Rs 11 crore mark in the opening weekend. According to a latest update, the film has earned as much as Rs 2 crore on Tuesday taking the total collection to Rs 15.42 crore. The film has been garnering love from all the quarters. (more...)
Jon and Kate Gosselin still fighting over custody agreement Jon and Kate Gosselin still fighting over custody agreement
- August 23, 2017

When the dust settled, the spokesperson noted that "no one was arrested", and that "the daughter did go home with the father after she expressed that was her desire to do". Jon ended up taking the kid with him, and cops told the pair to take up their gripes with a judge. Jon and Kate were irate! Although her children are all growing up and have each entered their teenage years, Kate admitted in a recent Kate Plus 8 TLC promo that she still worries about their pasts, presents and ... (more...)
NXT Women's Champion Asuka Injured at NXT: 'TakeOver Brooklyn III' NXT Women's Champion Asuka Injured at NXT: 'TakeOver Brooklyn III'
- August 23, 2017

In a WWE .com exclusive post-Takeover video, the champ was being interviewed by reporters; in which if you saw her mannerisms, she looked to be going through some form of discomfort. Instead, it would make more sense for that victor to either receive the NXT Women's Championship outright, or to get a championship match against whoever earns the title after Asuka relinquishes it. (more...)
Royal Mail trials 'large payload' fully-electric trucks Royal Mail trials 'large payload' fully-electric trucks
- August 23, 2017

The nine fully-electric lorries, created by Arrival, are the first trial vehicles to be produced at its 110,000sqft factory off Southam Road. The Royal Mail of the United Kingdom will induct electric-powered vehicles for the delivery of letters and other courier items. (more...)
Injustice 2 reveals Black Manta, Raiden, and Hellboy as next playable fighters Injustice 2 reveals Black Manta, Raiden, and Hellboy as next playable fighters
- August 23, 2017

Check it out below. As for Black Manta , it'll be interesting to see how his moveset is. Hopefully a clarification on this will be provided. Developed by NetherRealm Studios , Injustice 2 offers the latest DC fighting game experience that expands on the previous title's larger-than-life showdowns. (more...)
Guardians of the Galaxy 3 Could Feature Nova, Director Reveals Guardians of the Galaxy 3 Could Feature Nova, Director Reveals
- August 23, 2017

David Bowie had been asked to play a cameo role in the summer blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2, the director James Gunn has revealed. The Zune's best years may be behind it, but it's neat to see it still seeing some relevance more than a decade after its debut - even if slightly in jest. (more...)
Taylor Swift Shares Third Cryptic Video, Showing Snake's Head! Taylor Swift Shares Third Cryptic Video, Showing Snake's Head!
- August 23, 2017

If you can't take another cryptic message from Taylor Swift on social media, shake it off because new music from the pop queen is apparently on its way. Swift's trio of videos come after all of the pop star's social media accounts went dark Friday, with her profile picture and other assets appearing to have been deleted. (more...)
Laverne Cox and Beyonce Collaborating on a New Project Laverne Cox and Beyonce Collaborating on a New Project
- August 23, 2017

Cox channeled her inner Beyoncé during an October 2016 episode of Lip Sync Battle alongside Orange Is the New Black costar Samira Wiley-and you bet the former Destiny's Child singer did not miss it. "[Beyoncé] got up for me", she continued. Do not cry or do everything you've imagined you'd do when you meet the queen for the first time. Laverne has been vocal about her love for Beyoncé in the past, telling Essence that she discovered the star as she began transitioning. (more...)
Bill Cosby's retrial to be delayed Bill Cosby's retrial to be delayed
- August 23, 2017

As they left the courtroom, the departing lawyers shook hands with Cosby and his new legal team, which includes Tom Mesereau, the high-profile attorney who won an acquittal in Michael Jackson's child molestation case . At a hearing, a judge released Cosby's old lawyers from the case. His new top attorney, Mesereau, famously and successfully defended Michael Jackson during his 2005 child molestation trial. (more...)
SEA Games: Soul-searching Schooling snaps up butterfly gold SEA Games: Soul-searching Schooling snaps up butterfly gold
- August 23, 2017

The remaining three were from women athletes - walker Elina Goh in the 10km event, gymnast queen Farah Ann Abdul Hadi and the tenpin bowling women's trio of Esther Cheah, Shalin Zukifli and Sin Li Jane. Meanwhile, the bronze medal was won by Philippine gymnast De Guzman, Kaitlin Cera Lianne De La Cruz. Rifda topped the gymnastic balance beam, collecting 13,125 points. (more...)
Carpool Karaoke by GoT's Stark sisters Carpool Karaoke by GoT's Stark sisters
- August 23, 2017

While driving around in Austin, Turner and Williams recalled a game they used to play imitating Sean Bean as Ned Stark . Neither Maisie or Sophie have northern accents like Ned in the show, but nothing, we repeat, NOTHING is better than seeing them put their best northern accents forward whilst singing Hakuna Matata from The Lion King . (more...)
Barcelona suspect says he thought vans were for house move Barcelona suspect says he thought vans were for house move
- August 23, 2017

A National Court spokesman said Chemlal testified Tuesday at the court for just over an hour before Judge Fernando Andreu, who will decide later whether the four should be jailed or released. In Ripoll, friends of Abouyaaqoub recalled him as a "calm, rather quiet, somewhat shy" young man, who had been a good student and who had studied, nearly effortlessly, for a degree in electromechanics. (more...)
'Game of Thrones': Title of super-sized finale revealed 'Game of Thrones': Title of super-sized finale revealed
- August 23, 2017

If you've been getting whiplash from the breakneck pace of Game of Thrones Season 7, you're definitely not alone . HBO has revealed the title for the Game of Thrones Season 7 finale, as well as confirming the long-simmering rumors that the installment will be the show's longest episode yet , clocking in at 79 minutes, 43 seconds. (more...)
Spain attack auto 'flagged for speeding' in Paris Spain attack auto 'flagged for speeding' in Paris
- August 23, 2017

Collomb said on the RMC/BFMTV radio and television channel that in the Fichier des signalements pour la prévention et la radicalization (FSPRT, France's terrorism monitoring database), "we consider that about one-third (of the persons listed) present psychological disorders". (more...)
Mel B Walks Off AGT Stage after Insensitive Joke Mel B Walks Off AGT Stage after Insensitive Joke
- August 23, 2017

The act suffered a technical error as he failed to escape from a wooden box which had been nailed shut and suspended in mid-air - leading both Simon and Mel to press their red buzzers. The star has been a judge on the United States talent show since 2013 when she replaced Sharon Osbourne on the panel. The incident comes as the former Spice Girl is in the middle of a divorce from estranged husband Stephen Belafonte . (more...)
Afridi racks up second-fastest century in County T20 Championship Afridi racks up second-fastest century in County T20 Championship
- August 23, 2017

Courtesy of his century, Hampshire posted 249 and ended up beating Derbyshire by 101 runs in the quarter-final. Wilson's side were demolished by 101 runs against Hampshire on Tuesday. 18 - Afridi's previous highest score from eight innings in the tournament this season. Chasing 250, Derbyshire were bundled out for 148. He reached his fifty off only 20 balls with a top-edged six but after driving Imran Tahir for another huge six, he was dropped on 65 at long-on by Madsen. (more...)