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Starsky and Hutch TV series reboot in the works from James Gunn Starsky and Hutch TV series reboot in the works from James Gunn
- August 25, 2017

According to TheWrap , the studio is now shopping a one-hour Starsky & Hutch reboot procedural series with a pilot written by Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn . It was created by William Blinn and produced by the prolific Spelling-Goldberg Productions. The original series starred David Soul and Paul Michael Glaser , running for four seasons and nearly 100 episodes from 1975-1979 on ABC. (more...)
MTV Invites Transgender Service Members to Video Music Awards MTV Invites Transgender Service Members to Video Music Awards
- August 25, 2017

Armed Forces to the 2017 Video Music Awards and we would be honored if they could attend", McCarthy said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter . Recall a year ago, when Beyoncé brought the mothers of four young black men who had been killed by police as her dates to the VMAs red carpet, making a strong statement for the Black Lives Matter movement. (more...)
Jay Thomas, 'Cheers,' 'Murphy Brown' actor, dead at 69 Jay Thomas, 'Cheers,' 'Murphy Brown' actor, dead at 69
- August 25, 2017

Thomas most recently appeared on Showtime's " Ray Donovan ". Born in Kermit, Texas, and raised in New Orleans , Thomas started his career as a radio DJ for stations in NY and Los Angeles. According to hollywoodreporter.com , the actor succumbed to cancer. Thomas' " Late Night " Christmas tradition started in 1998 and ended in 2014, shortly before Letterman retired. (more...)
Supergirl Pays a Visit to the Riverdale Season 2 Set Supergirl Pays a Visit to the Riverdale Season 2 Set
- August 25, 2017

A new photo from the set of " Riverdale " suggests that The CW might be planning a " Supergirl " crossover episode for the upcoming Fall season. "Worlds colliding! Can a crossover be far behind??" Superheroes have crossed into the realm of Archie comics - we mean, Sabrina the Teenage Witch is the prime example. (more...)
Here's Why the WWE Moved John Cena From SmackDown to Raw
- August 24, 2017

The only question is whether WWE believes it's time to put the strap on Strowman or if they should wait until New Orleans. Shane hasn't had a match since he was defeated by Styles at WrestleMania 33 . It continued on Raw , with fans more interested in playing with pool toys than watching the action at various points throughout the evening, leading to accusations that they were trying to hijack the show. (more...)
Lane departure and blind spot warnings keep drivers safe, says IIHS Lane departure and blind spot warnings keep drivers safe, says IIHS
- August 24, 2017

One reason these results aren't more impressive is that a lot of drivers turn these systems off, especially lane departure warning , the IIHS concluded in a separate study. An institute study released in June found lane-keeping systems are turned off by drivers almost half the time. And on the few vehicles studied that don't bundle the feature, no benefits for lane departure warning have been found (see " Drivers of all ages benefit from Honda crash avoidance features ", January 28, 2016, and ... (more...)
KrisEnergy to develop Cambodia's first offshore field KrisEnergy to develop Cambodia's first offshore field
- August 24, 2017

KrisEnergy holds a 95 percent stake in the 3,083-sq-km offshore block, and the Cambodian government owns the remaining 5 percent. KrisEnergy intends to develop Apsara area situated in the north eastern section of the concession. KrisEnergy Ltd ., an independent upstream oil and gas company, announces that Kelvin Tang, Chief Operating Officer (COO) and president of the Company's Cambodian operations, has been appointed CEO with effect from September 1, 2017. (more...)
Crew Had Raised Concerns About 'Deadpool 2' Stunt Person's Ability Before Death Crew Had Raised Concerns About 'Deadpool 2' Stunt Person's Ability Before Death
- August 24, 2017

But according to one stunt performer, the answer is simple: she wasn't being ready. Fox was insistent on having her involved though simply because she was a "believable stand-in for Zazie Beetz " and though several crew members tried to warn the producers that she didn't have the experience to pull off what was being asked of her, they were ignored. (more...)
Gal Gadot hits back at Wonder Woman body shamers Gal Gadot hits back at Wonder Woman body shamers
- August 24, 2017

In an interview with Rolling Stone , Gadot said that she and Jenkins worked hard to bring Wonder Woman to life in a way that was the most feminist approach while still feeling authentic to audiences. Exactly one boob, '" she notes. Me having small boobs and a small ass? Heading into the summer this year, it wasn't entirely clear whether Wonder Woman would perform well at the box office. (more...)
Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) Quarterly Sentiment Report
- August 24, 2017

Netflix, Inc . (NASDAQ: NFLX ) has risen 75.34% since August 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. New Century Investment Management Inc decreased Netflix Inc (NFLX) stake by 39.37% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
Multiple Fort Benning Drill Sergeants are Suspended Following Allegations of Sexual Misconduct Multiple Fort Benning Drill Sergeants are Suspended Following Allegations of Sexual Misconduct
- August 24, 2017

Officials at the base and U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command have opened an investigation into the incident. A female trainee reported she had been sexually assaulted by a drill instructor. Fort Benning officials stressed that the investigation is still ongoing, and "we are gathering all the facts at this time". A large scale sexual assault scandal that came to light at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio in 2011 saw dozens of drill sergeants facing court martial for ... (more...)
Cavs Reportedly Called Warriors About Kyrie Trade Before Celtics Deal
- August 24, 2017

In exchange the Cavs received Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder along with a young center and most importantly a first round pick from the Nets. You can also have the all-time Cavs team go up against the all-time Chicago Bulls team and watch Michael Jordan sink that jump shot over Craig Ehlo time and time again. (more...)
Dwayne Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Is No Longer the World's Highest-Paid Actor
- August 24, 2017

The "Daddy's Home" hottie took Dollars 68 million in pre-taxed earnings, dropping Johnson to second place, with an earning USD 65 million. Johnson dropped to the No. Rounding out the top five is Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan, still hugely popular in China, who made $49.5 million over the last 12 months. Shah Rukh Khan is at number eight, who made USD 38 million (Rs 243.50 cr), "Sultan" star Salman Khan is at number 9 with USD 37 million (Rs 237 cr) and Akshay Kumar at number 10, who ... (more...)
Kerfoot agrees to contract Kerfoot agrees to contract
- August 24, 2017

The hockey player of 23-year-old had previously been selected by the New Jersey Devils in the fifth round of the draft in 2012, but had decided to choose his destination by taking advantage of its autonomy at the end of his academic career. (more...)
Richard Linklater Directed a Steve Carell-Bryan Cranston-Laurence Fishburne Buddy Dramedy Richard Linklater Directed a Steve Carell-Bryan Cranston-Laurence Fishburne Buddy Dramedy
- August 24, 2017

It is a sequel to the 1973 Oscar contender " The Last Detail ", with Bryan Cranston taking on Jack Nicholson's nominated role of a salty sailor. But with Linklater serving as co-writer to Ponicsan, we can expect it to have the same emotional heft - and musings on life and philosophy - that the filmmaker is known for. (more...)
'Dancing With the Stars' Pro Mark Ballas to Return in Season 25 'Dancing With the Stars' Pro Mark Ballas to Return in Season 25
- August 24, 2017

The star revealed, "I like coming up with my own material. We just wanna have fun, we just want to be a sort of family doing stuff together", he said. "#Dancing with the Stars" 2017 premieres September 25 on ABC, and according to a promo that aired during the August 23 edition of " Good Morning America ", fans don't have long to wait until the new cast of celebrity Mirrorball Trophy contenders is formally unveiled. (more...)
Trump Set to Deliver Speech Before Veterans Group in Nevada Trump Set to Deliver Speech Before Veterans Group in Nevada
- August 24, 2017

But most notably, in light of the recent protests and violence by white nationalist in Charlottesville, the president took a moment to call for unity. He left no doubt that he plans to pardon former sheriff Joe Arpaio (ahr-PY'-oh), convicted of disobeying court orders to stop his immigration patrols. (more...)
NTR as good Samaritan Lava NTR as good Samaritan Lava
- August 24, 2017

What is Kusa going to be like? Another new teaser from Jr NTR's Jai Lava Kusa movie is out on the eve of Ganesh Chathurthi. Apart from good remuneration, NTR gets the opportunity to reach out to a larger section of people and influence them in a good way to increase his fan base. (more...)
Amy Schumer Insisted Netflix Up Her Pay After Learning Male Comedians' Salaries Amy Schumer Insisted Netflix Up Her Pay After Learning Male Comedians' Salaries
- August 24, 2017

Variety reports that Schumer's team went back and negotiated for a higher payday, highlighting how much Netflix had offered to Rock and Chappelle and using it as leverage. It isn't the first time Amy poses almost naked to make her point. "The reports of me "demanding" or "insisting" on equal pay to them aren't a true (sic)". (more...)
Couple says sonogram shows image of Jesus watching over unborn daughter Couple says sonogram shows image of Jesus watching over unborn daughter
- August 24, 2017

That's exactly what Alicia Zeek and her fiancé, Zac Smith, think they saw in their unborn child's prenatal picture. Smith himself is more certain, calling the image of Jesus "distinct" adding, "There's another face looking at my daughter". (more...)
Taylor Swift's new music album is on its way Taylor Swift's new music album is on its way
- August 24, 2017

After a cryptic, drip-drop, almost weeklong lead-up complete with easter-eggs - like putting " ivegotablankspace " in a website's source code - created to stoke theorizing by superfans, Swift confirmed via social media that the album Reputation will arrive November 10, and fans should expect its first single Thursday night . (more...)
We shouldn't have statues of traitors like Lee We shouldn't have statues of traitors like Lee
- August 24, 2017

At a heated meeting Monday, the Charlottesville City Council unanimously voted to cover the two statues in black. "Now this", Mishka said, while gesturing broadly at tarp covering the statue commemorating a traitor,"is a desecration". Sure, there was white supremacy involved back then, but the Confederacy was about a lot more . A map, including cities where monument removal is proposed but they have not yet been removed, is available here. (more...)
A treat for all Judwaa and Salman Khan fans! A treat for all Judwaa and Salman Khan fans!
- August 24, 2017

Judwaa 2 trailer has just raised the excitement even more. The only difference between Judwaa in 1992 and Judwaa 2 in 2017 is that the actor playing Prem and Raja is different. Of course, this is the remixed version of the song, Tan Tana Tan , which was a part of the original film. The second installment of the franchise will not only revive these chartbusters but will also treat the audience with more such chartbusters. (more...)
Lady Gaga to debut doc and perform at Toronto film festival Lady Gaga to debut doc and perform at Toronto film festival
- August 24, 2017

The premiere screening on September 8 will be followed by a performance by Lady Gaga . Lady Gaga will offer a rare peek at her life behind her pop persona. Other lineup additions include a first-look at footage from Farewell My Concubine director Chen Kaige's historical epic Legend Of The Demon Cat , which was shot over three seasons in a "functional, city-sized set", according to the festival. (more...)
Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Unveil Star-studded Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Unveil Star-studded "Swish Swish" Video
- August 24, 2017

The Swish Swish video was directed by Dave Meyers and harks back to her visuals for Hot N Cold, Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.), Birthday and Roar. 'Then he played me this one part for this new song called Feels and I was like, "Oh yeah". (more...)