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Trailer for David Fincher's new Netflix series Mindhunter Trailer for David Fincher's new Netflix series Mindhunter
- August 01, 2017

Based on Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas's book Mind Hunter: Inside FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit , the drama thriller will focus on two FBI agents who are tasked with interviewing serial killers so as to solve ongoing cases. We probably won't get to hear Groff belt his pipes in a Mindhunter musical episode, but it's nice that the actor is getting leading man roles outside of Looking and Glee . (more...)
Boy with Down syndrome goes viral with rendition of Whitney Houston song Boy with Down syndrome goes viral with rendition of Whitney Houston song
- August 01, 2017

As you can see in the video, Dane gets really into the song and really performs it quite well. If, as Whitney Houston taught us, children are the future, it seems we're in good hands. He is just so loving and joyful. "I go and read the comments and they're just so sweet", Danna Miller told ABC News . "So, he started downloading her songs and that was the one he got stuck on", Danna, of Prosper, Texas, told CBS DWF . (more...)
Hartley Sawyer Breaking News, Photos, and Videos Hartley Sawyer Breaking News, Photos, and Videos
- August 01, 2017

Eventually he gains the power to stretch and contort his body in any shape or form (similar to Marvel's Reed Richards). Unlike Plastic Man, Elongated Man doesn't actually turn into things, though he does sometimes play as comic relief. Thus, Mr Broome and Mr Infantino created Elongated Man with stretchy powers. Silver Age, baby! Unfortunately, that probably won't be the route they go since they mentioned him among the victims of the superpower-granting collider explosion in season one. (more...)
It's confirmed! Shraddha Kapoor's 'Haseena Parkar' biopic postponed again It's confirmed! Shraddha Kapoor's 'Haseena Parkar' biopic postponed again
- August 01, 2017

On one hand, Apoorva's strategy to not release his film with these big movies might be correct, but on the other hand, changing the dates so often might go against the film's business. In this situation, Haseena Parker would face a buckram competition from movies like Shah Rukh Khan's Jab Harry Met Sejal , Akshay Kumar's Toilet Ek Prem Katha , Bareily Ki Barfi, Newton and Partition 1947. (more...)
Apple Music's Teaser For Carpool Karaoke Has Less Corden & More Celebs! Apple Music's Teaser For Carpool Karaoke Has Less Corden & More Celebs!
- August 01, 2017

The trailer alone teases episodes featuring appearances from Seth MacFarlane , Billy Eicher, John Legend , Miley Cyrus , Ariana Grande , Will Smith, John Cena , Shaquille O'Neil and more. Ch-ch-check out the teaser for Carpool Karaoke (below) and catch the premiere exclusively via Apple Music on August 8. Each episode will cast pairs of celebrities sharing a ride in a vehicle while they sing songs to Karaoke. (more...)
Kathy Griffin shaves her head in solidarity of sister's cancer battle Kathy Griffin shaves her head in solidarity of sister's cancer battle
- August 01, 2017

In solidarity with her sister, who is going through chemo, @kathygriffin shaved her head. Sadly, in 2014, Kathy's older brother Gary Griffin passed away from stage four esophageal cancer after more than two years of fighting the disease. (more...)
Frozen Musical Gets Ready to Storm Broadway with First-Look Footage Frozen Musical Gets Ready to Storm Broadway with First-Look Footage
- August 01, 2017

The trailer also features interviews with much of the production team, including director Michael Grandage, book writer Jennifer Lee, composers Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, co-producer Anne Quart, choreographer Rob Ashford, and President and Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions Thomas Schumacher. (more...)
Kelly Reportedly Cancels Tour Dates Following Sex Cult Allegations Kelly Reportedly Cancels Tour Dates Following Sex Cult Allegations
- August 01, 2017

Kelly that involved multiple women held at a number of his different properties. Those would be the Dallas , Baton Rouge, and New Orleans shows, which TMZ says were canceled due to lack of ticket sales. "I just want to let my fans know, despite all of the crap y'all hearing, I will be coming to the East Coast to do my show", he said last week. "They canceled", a source said. (more...)
What to expect on WWE Smackdown What to expect on WWE Smackdown
- August 01, 2017

WWE's superstars will take over Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night for one of the most highly anticipated editions of SmackDown in the 18-year history of the weekly episodic show. Or will Styles be able to retain it and move on to another feud? SmackDown Women's Champion Naomi teams up with the WWE's Lass Kicker Becky Lynch as they take on contenders Natalya and Ms Money in the Bank Carmella. (more...)
Bank of England staff strike over pay dispute Bank of England staff strike over pay dispute
- August 01, 2017

The first strike by Bank of England workers in more than 50 years is to go ahead from Tuesday after last-ditch talks broke down . The union has called on the governor of the bank, Mark Carney to personally intervene to settle this long-running dispute for the sake of the stability of the bank and the interests of its committed workforce. (more...)
Man waving carving knife shot by police after tasers didn't stop him Man waving carving knife shot by police after tasers didn't stop him
- August 01, 2017

Authorities struck Jeune with a taser in an attempt to stop him, but their efforts were futile, as he continued to advance. That's when one of the officers opened fire, fatally striking the man, Monahan said . Several officers were taken to an area hospital for ringing in the ears. "This is happening very often". The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not immediately clear. (more...)
Jaume Collet-Serra to Direct Disney's Jungle Cruise Jaume Collet-Serra to Direct Disney's Jungle Cruise
- August 01, 2017

It's learned Suicide Squad 2 is still in search of a director. Star Trek 4's J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay wrote the most recent script draft. After all, everyone wants to be on the winning side, and though Jungle Cruise is inspired by a Disney theme park, it sounds like it has a better chance at succeeding compared to Suicide Squad 2 . (more...)
Scaramucci's day gets even worse as Harvard accidentally declares him dead Scaramucci's day gets even worse as Harvard accidentally declares him dead
- August 01, 2017

As reported by The Washington Post , a new alumni directory for Harvard Law School recently came out, and it accidentally listed Scaramucci as having died since the last directory came out in 2011. "The error will be corrected in subsequent editions ". The Mooch is gone before he could even be depicted on Saturday Night Live , but don't worry, Stephen Colbert has got all the Anthony Scaramucci jokes needed. (more...)
George Clooney and wife opening schools for Syrian refugees George Clooney and wife opening schools for Syrian refugees
- August 01, 2017

The couples organization, the Clooney Foundation for Justice , will open seven public schools in Amals native Lebanon, reported People magazine . Amal, a British human rights lawyer, was born in Lebanon, and spent a great deal of her career fighting for the world's voiceless victims. (more...)
Influx of sexual misbehaviour reports as unis respond to landmark survey Influx of sexual misbehaviour reports as unis respond to landmark survey
- August 01, 2017

Additionally, 5.1% had been sexually assaulted and 1.4% in a university setting. "The report shows that there is work to do and the results will help us inform how we can work harder to improve our education programs, our support services, policies and practices". (more...)
The Flash: Barry Allen will return a changed man The Flash: Barry Allen will return a changed man
- August 01, 2017

The production has not been all that obsessed with leaks while working on season 4, as evidenced by a high-quality snapshot of Gustin on what appears to be a set shoot, with the new Flash threads plainly displayed. Helbing also said he thought that "we've all had our fill of time travel for a bit", so The Flash season 4 should be more linear and easier to follow when it revs back up on October 10. (more...)
Malayalam actress molestation case: Dileep's manager surrenders before police Malayalam actress molestation case: Dileep's manager surrenders before police
- August 01, 2017

He has also reportedly claimed that Suni contacted him from jail when the former was with Dileep . The police are also reportedly questioning ad-filmmaker Shrikumar. The cops now suspect that Appunni too had a role in the conspiracy. It was during the interrogation that Appunni told the police that Dileep knew Pulsar Suni, says a report in Manorama Online. (more...)
Spotify now twice as big as Apple Music Spotify now twice as big as Apple Music
- August 01, 2017

The news comes in a new report by Reuters , and follows claims back in March that the service had 50 million paying users, meaning that 10 million new customers had come to the service in just four months. Other streaming sites include rap mogul Jay-Z's Tidal, a service launched past year by retail giant Amazon and early streaming site Rhapsody, which has rebranded itself as Napster. (more...)
14-year-old kills self, police suspect victim of Blue Whale game 14-year-old kills self, police suspect victim of Blue Whale game
- August 01, 2017

The man made a decision to go to the teen's building and save him, but by then Manpreet had jumped. He was immediately carried to hospital where he was declared dead. Should Manpreet's death be proven to be linked to the challenge, it would be the first case of a death related to the Blue Whale challenge in India. Initially, these tasks will be simple and the participant will have to send photographic proof of completion. (more...)
Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena start on 'Transformers' spinoff 'Bumblebee' Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena start on 'Transformers' spinoff 'Bumblebee'
- August 01, 2017

The film will center around the yellow VW bug, Bumblebee , as he seeks refuge in a California junkyard in 1987, before the events of the first film. Hailee Steinfeld played up her enviably trim figure in a backless one-piece swimsuit on the Los Angeles set of the Transformers prequel Bumblebee . (more...)
Game of Thrones season 7: The fashion of "The Queen's Justice"
- August 01, 2017

Cersei gets her revenge on Elariya Sand's daughter and promises to pay all her debts to the Iron Banks. When Jaime found Olenna he handed her a poisoned drink, which she accepted without protest. " She's lost her brother once before when he fell out of that tower, and now Bran's back but she loses him all over again", he explained. "I think he sees a rich girl with a fancy name sitting in a big chair with a fancy dress on, proclaiming herself the queen of the world". (more...)
Forex - Aussie steady in early Asia with RBA rates ahead Forex - Aussie steady in early Asia with RBA rates ahead
- August 01, 2017

The RBA has kept the cash rate at a record low of 1.5 percent since August 2016. "With employment levels also steady, this is good news for the property market on the whole", said Ms Pilkington. The RBA is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 1.50%. "The low level of interest rates is continuing to support the Australian economy", the RBA said. (more...)
#TransFolksAreNotJokes: Janet Mock Responds to Heinous Transphobic Morning Show Interview #TransFolksAreNotJokes: Janet Mock Responds to Heinous Transphobic Morning Show Interview
- August 01, 2017

I wish I could say that joking about endings trans lives is a rare thing, but it isn't. But Duval doubled down: " You manipulated me to believe in this thing", he said, adding that if someone did that to him, he'd be so mad, he'd probably "want to kill them". (more...)
Queens Landing Episode 13: Game of Thrones 7×3 "The Queen's Justice"
- August 01, 2017

While I can see why people might think this, I disagree. Well, that's what just happened in tonight's episode, " The Queen's Justice ". They seem well suited for each other. What we do know is the subtle chemistry that was very evident. And Yara in all this? You can see he's really beginning to consider that Cersei might be beyond hope. (more...)
Blake Lively reveals Ryan Reynold's parenting tweets are 'made-up' Blake Lively reveals Ryan Reynold's parenting tweets are 'made-up'
- August 01, 2017

Lively told women's magazine Glamour: "He may as well work for the Enquirer ". "There's never a time when I'm like, 'I don't really love you.' Still, in a sound bite? It simplifies people ", she said. "All I can do is share what I'm thinking - and learn from others". In September 2012, the couple tied the knot in SC and they are now parents to daughters, James, two, and Ines, who turns one in September. (more...)