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Newcomers Win Most Music Emmys Newcomers Win Most Music Emmys
- September 12, 2017

McRaney has been a staple of TV since the 1970s but This Is Us marked his first-ever Emmy nomination. All four awards won by " Samurai Jack " were for individual achievement in animation and went to storyboard artist Bryan Andrews , production designer Scott Wills , character designer Craig Kellman and background designer Lou Romano . (more...)
Gigi Proves She's A Pro At Anna Sui Gigi Proves She's A Pro At Anna Sui
- September 12, 2017

The Hadid sisters were on the catwalk at the Anna Sui spring/summer 2018 show during New York Fashion Week when calamity struck. But - and it's a crucial but - Hadid kept her height and eyeline with the photographers' riser, by walking on her highest tiptoe on her stiletto-free foot, meaning that not only will the collection shots look no different but the attendees who couldn't see her feet would have known no different. (more...)
Record-breaking weekend for 'It' grows to $123.1 million Record-breaking weekend for 'It' grows to $123.1 million
- September 12, 2017

Its gender breakdown is reportedly 51% female and 49% male. The Andy Muschietti-directed film is already the fifth highest grossing R-rated horror film all-time after just three days in release. The story follows a third grade teacher who comes to believe that children in her class are being replaced by malevolent, lookalike entities. "A terrific start for the Fall moviegoing season after a rather slow Labor Day weekend as "It" revs up a sleepy marketplace and we look forward to an ... (more...)
James Woods on Amber Tamblyn's pick-up attempt story: It's 'a lie' James Woods on Amber Tamblyn's pick-up attempt story: It's 'a lie'
- September 12, 2017

She says she told him she was 16, and he allegedly replied: " Even better ". Even without Woods' approval, " Call Me By Your Name " has received huge applause at the Toronto Film Festival. Of course, this isn't the first time that Woods has generated headlines for his prolific use of Twitter to spark online controversies. Woods later dropped the suit after receiving a letter signed by the user acknowledging that he didn't know if Woods used cocaine. (more...)
Pulsar Suni claims he had received Rs 25k from Nadirshah Pulsar Suni claims he had received Rs 25k from Nadirshah
- September 12, 2017

Moreover, the officials have also started an enquiry into this case after gathering evidence about Aneesh who tried sending audio clips to actor Dileep and director Nadirshah . Meanwhile, Dileep is set to seek bail again, now that the investigation process was "almost over". He even claimed that Dileep threatened him on location of his film Moz and Cat. (more...)
Spyder set to become second-biggest release in United States after Baahubali 2 Spyder set to become second-biggest release in United States after Baahubali 2
- September 12, 2017

The exhibitors have been overwhelmed with inquiries and have requested the distributor to open Spyder in as many locations as possible. ATMUS Entertainment in association with AZ India will release both the Tamil and Telugu versions of Spyder in more than 400 locations across US under Satyam Sivam Sundaram banner. (more...)
Peter Hall dead: Founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company dies aged 86 Peter Hall dead: Founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company dies aged 86
- September 12, 2017

The schedules have been amended to make way for a special documentary called Sir Peter Hall Remembered, looking back at the work of the Royal Shakespeare Company founder and National Theatre director, who has passed away aged 86. In a statement, the National Theatre said it was deeply saddened to announce the death of "one of the great names in British theatre". "Rest in peace Sir Peter". (more...)
Check Out AIB feat. Kangana Ranaut Check Out AIB feat. Kangana Ranaut
- September 12, 2017

Kangana Ranaut does not seem to be bothered by the controversies in her life and career at present as she confidently makes her way at Mumbai airport. Kangana even informed this to Aditya's wife Zarina Wahab but that went into vain. Kangana kept her look fashionable in a grey outfit with a floral scarf and white loafers. (more...)
Alexander Payne's DOWNSIZING Gets a Full-Sized Trailer Alexander Payne's DOWNSIZING Gets a Full-Sized Trailer
- September 12, 2017

With the promise of a better life in a miniaturised world, Paul ( Matt Damon ) and his wife Audrey ( Kristen Wiig ) decide to leave their lives in Omaha in order to get small and move to a new downsized community. Matt Damon , Kristen Wiig , Christoph Walkz and Jason Sudeikis star in this new satirical sci-fi comedy directed by Alexander Payne ( The Descendants , Sideways ). (more...)
Oh Hi DISASTER ARTIST Trailer Oh Hi DISASTER ARTIST Trailer
- September 12, 2017

A24 will release The Disaster Artist on December 1. But it's also a warm, energetic and strangely empathetic film that will spur conversations about outsiders, artistic intent and what it means for one to truly forge their own path. The ensemble also features Alison Brie , Zac Efron , Josh Hutcherson , Jacki Weaver , Ari Graynor , and Jason Mantzoukas . The adaptation is expected to be loyal to its source material, showing the troubled filming of The Room , the difficulties Sestero and ... (more...)
21st Century Fox takeover of Sky referred to competition watchdog 21st Century Fox takeover of Sky referred to competition watchdog
- September 12, 2017

Ofcom's advice was sought after nearly 43,000 opinions were submitted to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport by interested companies and individuals, most of which were against the merger going ahead, though only around 30 were "substantive" and raised potentially new evidence or commenting on Ofcom's approach. (more...)
Pelicans, Allen agree to 1-year deal Pelicans, Allen agree to 1-year deal
- September 12, 2017

Allen would be adding much-needed depth to the New Orleans, a roster that will be without starting small forward Solomon Hill, who recently suffered a hamstring injury. The Pelicans have put together a solid supporting cast around big men Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins. He also made it to the All-Defensive Second Team three times, in 2011, 2016 and 2017. (more...)
Richard Branson Details 'Traumatic' Experience Riding Out Hurricane Irma Richard Branson Details 'Traumatic' Experience Riding Out Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

Jose is not now a threat to the U.S. Branson and his family survived the hurricane on his private island, Necker Island , located in the British Virgin Islands . Branson and his company are looking to plant seeds in the recovery effort by tasking his foundation, Virgin Unite , to coordinate aid and supplies in the short term and reconstruction efforts in the months ahead, Branson wrote. (more...)
United Nations sees 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar United Nations sees 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar
- September 12, 2017

In the letter addressed to Guterres on January 6, Zarif demanded global action to stop rights violations against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar , saying the plight of the Rohingya has caused worldwide concern. In response, the military intensified "clearance operations", driving thousands of people from their homes. "The Myanmar government should stop pretending that the Rohingyas are setting fire to their own homes and laying waste to their own villages", he added. (more...)
Trump receives 'comprehensive update' on Hurricane Irma Trump receives 'comprehensive update' on Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

Northbound lanes of I-95 near the Georgia-South Carolina border are empty as northbound lanes are packed as people evacuate ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irma in Yemassee, South Carolina. During that storm, "I lived the experience of feeling that I was inside a blender", she said. "If you are planning to leave and do not leave tonight , you will have to ride out this extremely risky storm at your own risk", Scott said at a press conference. (more...)
Miami woman gives birth at home during Hurricane Irma Miami woman gives birth at home during Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

As the Caribbean and Florida were and are pummeled by Hurricane Irma , the loss of property and life is continuing to rise. Crews responded to every emergency until about midnight, but flooding and wind gusts of 94 miles per hour made it too risky to head out again until later Sunday morning. (more...)
Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered Torn ACL Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered Torn ACL
- September 12, 2017

He is expected to miss the rest of the regular season. The Jaguars would love to play like this every single week; as a team, they threw 21 passes but rushed a whopping 39 times in a lopsided victory. A second-round pick from Penn State in 2014, Robinson has 202 catches for 2,848 yards and 22 touchdowns. Hurns caught Lee's injury bug in 2016, missing the last five games of the season due to a hamstring issue. (more...)
Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna Close to Striking Custody Deal Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna Close to Striking Custody Deal
- September 12, 2017

Recall that at the peak of their drama , when he leaked Chyna's nude photos in revenge, Rob not only accused the mother of his daughter of infidelity, he also alleged that she abuses drugs and uses them in same home their daughter lives. "He loves spending time with her", the source says. Our sources say Chyna wants a lot. way more than Rob thinks she deserves, but it appears there's been some movement toward a compromise. (more...)
United States waters down North Korea sanctions draft before United Nations vote United States waters down North Korea sanctions draft before United Nations vote
- September 12, 2017

North Korea has been hit by a new set of United Nations sanctions following the country's latest nuclear test on 3 September. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin in order to find a peaceful diplomatic resolution to North Korea's increasing missile and nuclear defense tests, a spokesperson for Merkel said Monday, according to Reuters . (more...)
Travel advisory: Irma causes major disruptions at airports Travel advisory: Irma causes major disruptions at airports
- September 12, 2017

A weakened but still unsafe Irma pushed inland today as it hammered Florida with winds and floodwaters that created hazards even for rescuers trying to help beleaguered residents. "It's the worst storm I've ever seen", said Bill South, National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration tropical weather program meteorologist. Antonio Wilson stayed in his 16th-floor condo in Miami , watching the waters rise below. (more...)
Cold comfort: Trump's only condolences to grieving father Eric Bolling were retweets Cold comfort: Trump's only condolences to grieving father Eric Bolling were retweets
- September 12, 2017

The teen, a sophomore at the University of Colorado in Boulder, was found in his bed Friday afternoon. Bolling Jr., 19, was found dead on September 8, just hours after it was announced that his father had agreed to leave Fox News following a high-profile sexual harassment scandal, according to the Daily Mail. (more...)
Dennis Rodman Offers to 'Straighten Things Out' Between Trump and Kim Jong Dennis Rodman Offers to 'Straighten Things Out' Between Trump and Kim Jong
- September 12, 2017

Rodman, who strangely has ties to both President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un , believes the USA needs to engage North Korea. Rodman - whose gal pals have included Madonna, porn star Jenna Jameson and actress Carmen Electra - last visited North Korea in June and his earlier trips stoked talk that he could somehow help the United States cut a deal with the North, although his comments on Kim have also drawn ridicule. (more...)
Joseph Duggar weds Kendra Caldwell after almost 4-month engagement Joseph Duggar weds Kendra Caldwell after almost 4-month engagement
- September 12, 2017

For their "fun and festive" reception held at the church's gym, they served cupcakes, coffee and salty snack food. Speaking to People , the 23-year-old groom said: "It is an awesome feeling to be husband and wife". It concluded that the family was happy to share the day with them and looked forward to the wonderful days the Lord had for them. The short post read. (more...)
Gennady Golovkin takes positives from 12-round battle against Daniel Jacobs Gennady Golovkin takes positives from 12-round battle against Daniel Jacobs
- September 12, 2017

The megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor may have received more attention, but the upcoming bout between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin is the best matchup of the summer. Chȧvez hasn't fought under 167 pounds in five years. So I'm not anxious about Canelo punching any harder or being any stronger. Warren also revealed that Golovkin-Saunders could even happen in the United Kingdom in December, explaining: "I don't think it'll be very hard at all, because if he comes ... (more...)
Hurricane Irma climbs Florida coast, risky storm surges feared Hurricane Irma climbs Florida coast, risky storm surges feared
- September 12, 2017

The governors of North and SC warned residents to remain on guard even as the storm took a more westward track, saying their states still could experience severe weather, including heavy rain and flash flooding, early next week. Because the storm is 350 to 400 miles wide, the metro area could still get life-threatening hurricane winds and risky storm surge of 4 to 6 feet, forecasters warned. (more...)