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What to watch for at the 2018 Oscars

The most hyped movie of the year will likely win Best Picture , Best Director will go to a white man and at least a handful of winners will thank their parents, their partner and God. Should win: Three Billboards has been snapping up the top prize all season; it feels like the attempts to derail its momentum have only encouraged its defenders - myself included - to dig in deeper. Read More »

Trump slams Alec Baldwin after he said portraying the president was 'agony'

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Baldwin replied in a series of tweets, writing , "Agony though it may be, I'd like to hang in there for the impeachment hearings, the resignation speech, the farewell helicopter ride to Mara-A-Lago [sic]". "We have to get rid of him". When Baldwin first unveiled his incredibly popular take on Trump in the fall of 2016, he was only supposed to be a guest performer on " SNL ". Read More »

Meghan Markle opens up about bond with royal family

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The foundation's projects include Heads Together , which tackles stigma around mental illness, and the Invictus Games, an global sports competition for wounded veterans. Ms Markle also raised the issue of female empowerment, saying: "Women don't need to find a voice". In a light moment during the panel, after being asked if they ever have "disagreements", William responded, with laugher, "Ohhh yes", to which Harry followed up that they are "healthy disagreements". Read More »

#Oscars: Beatty, Dunaway to present Best Picture Award despite 2017 fiasco

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Faye Dunaway & Warren Beatty! " Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway will do the honors again!" another chimed in, along with a clip from the gruesome final scene from Bonnie & Clyde . "We're told they were shuffled onstage together very quickly to run through their bit". ►A new formal ritual for handing over the envelopes, with both the presenter and a stage manager confirming they have the correct envelope . Read More »

Nicholas Latifi Misses Barcelona Test Due To Health Reasons

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Hamilton ended the day with 69. "I'm happy that despite a hard day of testing for everyone, we made the best of it". Carlos Sainz's former team, Toro Rosso , will alternate drivers as Brendon Hartley drives on the first and third days and Pierre Gasly on days two and four. Read More »

RIP Lewis Gilbert (1920 - 2018)

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David Williams, English comedian, actor, talent-show judge tweeted: " Thank you #LewisGilbert for all the joy you brought me & millions of others with your 3 classic Bond @007 movies "You Only Live Twice ", " The Spy Who Loved Me " & " Moonraker " & so many other classic films..." Gilbert's final directorial credit came in 2002 with Before You Go . Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence Says She Auditioned for 'Twilight'

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Although Jennifer was a bit disappointed at not booking a gig, she still admitted to being a fan of the film. While going through the actions of auditioning for films was hard, she said she was "not jealous" when she missed out on an opportunity. Read More »

Greta Gerwig's high school hosting 'Lady Bird' Oscars party

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Victor of the best motion picture - Musical or Comedy at the 75th Golden Globe Awards, LADY BIRD is undeniably a rare indie gem on adolescence seen in recent times. Lady Bird delivered a 31% share of the total UKI box office and had the second highest screen average of €4,412 (across 74 screens). Since then, it does not seem she is doing any acting at all. Read More »

What to expect during the 2018 Oscar Ceremony

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The characters in this film experience all the ups and downs of senior year in high school. For those not able to watch the ceremony live, there are catch-up options provided by each of the broadcasters, and the Academy uploads the award giving to their YouTube channel. Read More »

Walmart to raise minimum age to purchase a firearm

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Walmart's announcement that it will no longer sell firearms and ammunition to those under 21, follows the February 14 shooting massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, during which suspected gunman Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and faculty members. Read More »

Kroger raises age for gun purchases at Fred Meyer

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Kroger operates 50 Fred Meyer stores in Oregon. In addition, he called on Congress to take action on gun control "with the intent of really finding a solution to this problem". Further to this, the company has also announced that it will remove related items from its e-commerce store as well. Bi-Mart said Thursday it would not sell firearms to customers under the age of 21, joining three other regional retail chains that have changed their sales policies in the wake of the fatal shootings ... Read More »

Brigitte Lindholm is Overwatch's new, 27th Hero

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Prior to this, Blizzard added the support character Moira to the game's roster. We can only hope she doesn't take after him too much. She is the Daughter of Torbjorn and went on to become Reinhardt's Squire. Brigitte has several abilities, but is only a one-star hero according to difficulty. Brigitte has a couple of first-aid abilities, the first being Repair Pack , which allows her to heal teammates and boost their armor. Read More »

Bill Cosby Reveals Cause of Daughter Ensa's Death

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Ensa , who appeared in a 1989 episode of " The Cosby Show ", in the role of a girl at a party, came back into the spotlight recently when she publicly supported her father after he was repeatedly accused of sexually assaulting numerous women. Read More »

Changing face of academy adds suspense to Oscar voting

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And the last thing I want to do is ruin that for someone who is, you know, nominated for, you know, best leading actress or best supporting or best director or cinematographer, or whatever, by making it unpleasant. Then you have what are considered this year's front-runners in that category The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri . Logan , the Hugh Jackman film which has been billed as the third and final installment in Wolverine's solo saga, could become the ... Read More »

Anushka Sharma's Pari 'One Of The Best Films'

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Virat Kohli's tweet garnered over a thousand re-tweets and has been liked over 7,500 thousand times (and is counting) within just a few minutes. Script of the film is quite nuanced and such is the narrative with detailing but Anushka cannot take the Hindi film actress out of her and started to make faces with that make up on. Read More »

Benedict Wong joins Ang Lee's Gemini Man with Will Smith

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Perhaps an action-thriller is a better fit than a drama. Will Smith has recently learned a thing or two about sand gnats while filming his recent film 'Gemini Man' near Savannah. The key non-spoiler detail that the synopsis leaves out is that this " mysterious young operative " is actually Henry Brogan's 25 years younger clone. Read More »

Kristen Wiig reportedly in talks to play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2

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Only time will tell if getting someone like Kristen Wiig in to play a character like Cheetah is the right move. Actress Kristen Wiig is reportedly the top choice to play the villain in " Wonder Woman 2 " starring Gal Gadot ... And now, Wiig is in talks to play Cheetah in the sequel . When she emerged from the river, she found herself at the steps of a temple where a ritual was being performed. Read More »

A Wrinkle in Time Early Social Reaction

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If " Black Panther " demonstrated that women can dominate a highly-lucrative action movie, then " A Wrinkle in Time " takes the lesson further - showing the boys how to be gracious followers. "I wanted all girls, especially girls of color, to know that they can be whatever they wanna be when they grow up", she told Good Morning America . Read More »

No Brexit Agreement from Scotland

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In a further twist, Holyrood's Presiding Officer Ken Macintosh said that after taking legal advice he believed that the Bill was not compatible with the rules of devolution. Downing Street today it had made a "considerable offer" to the Scottish Government and would continue to work on finding an agreement. If the Supreme Court finds against the legislation, it would fall. Read More »

NFL Draft Rumors: Cleveland Browns aren't high on any QB

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However, there are sure to be adjustments for both Ridley and Kirk as they depart college and begin their professional careers. " Mason Rudolph from Oklahoma State, I don't think he's going there - I have him in the second round - but the way things are going in today's National Football League, who knows?" During a national conference call Monday, NFL Media draft expert Mike Mayock was asked which quarterbacks the Patriots could value in this year's draft class. Read More »

Ronda Rousey won't be stealing spotlight from WWE superstar Bayley

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Would you be excited to see Brock Lesnar back in the UFC? Lesnar, in addition to his WWE stardom, is one of the most popular fighters in UFC history. The onetime UFC heavyweight champion, who is back in the WWE now, might make another return to MMA . The PWInsider report from Mike Johnson said that Lesnar is scheduled to be at RAW is accurate, but the Universal Champion is already over on his contractual dates. Read More »

Beauty Queens pay their last respects to Sridevi

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Her funeral will take place from 3:30 pm - 5 pm. I loved her smiling personality. Sridevi had secretly married superstar Mithun Chakravarthy, who was not ready to acknowledge their marriage in public. The star had some nice words for the young artist and drew parallels - like her, she was also a National Award victor as a child artist. "We will wait here until her body comes back", he said. Read More »

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery trailer reveals spell casting and familiar faces

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If this all sounds great to you, you can pre-register for the game in the Google Play store HERE! Alternatively, you can sign up on the game's site to be notified once it launches. For years, fans of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter have wanted to step into Hogwarts to become a part of the story. Portkey Games will be the game's publisher. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel Talks About Hosting The Oscars

Watch the Academy Awards this Sunday at 8 p.m. on ABC . ABC will broadcast the ceremony. Both of those films are also nominated for the top prize. If there is any silver lining, it could be that the Academy seems to be leaning towards rewarding more untraditional Oscar nominations , as one voter revealed. Read More »

Two Reasons Why the US Dollar Will fall, Despite Powell's Short-Term Boost

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The index has managed to claw back from a three-year low of 88.253 set in mid-February amid fears of a ballooning USA budget deficit and lingering worries that Washington could pursue a weak dollar policy took a toll. "There's no other country in the world that has a separate vote over whether to pay bills that we've already agreed to incur, and I think the United States has never defaulted on a principal or interest payment and never should, and I think doing so would be something I'd ... Read More »

Charity work to empower women is Meghan Markle's mission

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That the dazzling actress (who lived in Toronto while filming " Suits ", which basically makes her one of us ) is tying the knot with one of the most sought-after royals is reason enough to get excited (heck, even Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered his congratulations when news of their engagement broke). Read More »

Who is the wealthiest hip-hop act of 2018?

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Forbes explains the huge jump comes from his interests in Armand de Brignac champagne and D'Ussé cognac, as well as ownership stakes in Roc Nation and TIDAL. His money comes from Ciroc and Revolt , as well as DeLeón tequila and his joint venture with beverage giant Diageo. If Jay-Z continues the kind of growth he saw from last year to this year, the Brooklyn artist could become hip-hop's first billionaire. Read More »

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR's 6 New LEGO Sets Drop Some Huge Hints

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Considering Joss Whedon's first uniting of Earth's Mightiest Heroes remains Marvel Studios biggest release to this day, it seemed insane to mess with the formula. Firstly, many believe that tomorrow morning we'll see the second trailer for Infinity War along with an announcement that ticket pre-sales have begun. Read More »

Police Called to Tori Spelling's House - What Happened?

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Spelling and Corinne hung out during the shoot, less than 24 hours before police were called to Spelling's Woodland Hills, Calif., home for a "medical emergency ". "I think Beau is a symbol of that because he's the first baby out of all five that we're raising in a communicative way". She has five young children, a cheating spouse, and more than enough financial woes to go around. Read More »

John Oliver Is Now A Candidate In The World's Craziest Election

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver last night covered the political turmoil in Italy - and saw the host announce he was running to be the country's Prime Minister. He is truly the Forrest Gump of human misery". They're going to pull an Air Bud . "Remember, the rules of basketball did not explicitly state that he couldn't play". Read More »

Oprah Winfrey Reveals What Makes Her Such a Good Friend

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She said, 'The voice inside of me says, I am not your president. I never saw any representation of a dark-skinned Indian woman, Indian girl in anything that I saw. I'm a single mom. "'Two men are going to be coming to your house, they said, with a U-Haul truck'. I was supposed to go to work that day (but I was like), I gotta be here". Read More »

Rey Mysterio could replace The Undertaker at WrestleMania 34

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Styles inside the ring before Dolph Ziggler ran in to make the save. Rey Mysterio is finalizing his return to the WWE , which includes a match at WrestleMania 34. Shane gloated that Bryan's "boys" got what was coming to them. The Undertaker has gone on record in the past stating that " Smackdown is his home". Read More »

Top executive behind TV's "Fuller House" is fired

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Variety also reports he would frequently bring women he dated to set and occasionally cast them in the show, which drew further complaints from staffers. It remains to be seen whether the studio conducted investigation into the claims at that time. The news of Franklin's removal sent shockwaves around the industry - especially on a show and series with a reputation for being family-friendly. Read More »

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian-West will apparently compete on "Family Feud"

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The Keeping Up With The Kardashians beauty revealed she had splashed out on a number of very pricey items, but also said she had used some of the same nursery pieces she used for North and Saint . A source revealed: " North is finally embracing her role as big sister after some initial acting out with Saint ". I so would have rather have done it on my own, ' Kim said. Read More »

Injustice 2 - Legendary Edition Brings Everything Together Next Month

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Following the traditions of its Mortal Kombat brethren and the entire gaming industry; Netherrealm's 2017 hit DC Comics fighting game Injustice 2 will get an omnibus edition like release this March. It even came out as May's top-selling game a year ago against titles such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , Mario Kart 8 Deluxe , and Prey , which was impressive given its mid-month release. Read More »

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Donates 100 Million Books

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Tennessee native Dolly Parton has made it her mission to get books in the hands of children, no matter their income. Parton also helped kick off a new initiative between the Imagination Library and the Library of Congress , in which a book will be read during a live-stream and shared with libraries across the U.S. Read More »

Emma Stone passes on 'Wonder Woman 2'

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While much of Warner Bros. And most fortunate for moviegoers and the film franchise itself is that the character does indeed have decently rich rogues gallery to mine for future installments, thus alleviating any pressure to desperately search for a villain, as is sometimes the case for pictures of this sort. Read More »

Minnesota Timberwolves' Jimmy Butler has meniscus injury

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Now we can add Butler to the list. Nemanja Bjelicao started in Butler's place on Saturday night against the Chicago Bulls . The team said more information on Butler's injury-including a possible timetable for a return-will be released as more information becomes available. Read More »

Anti-Semitic incidents soared in NYC previous year

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Bernstein, ADL New York Regional Director. Last month, the Southern Poverty Law Center said neo-Nazi groups operating in the United States grew by 22 percent, saying " President Trump in 2017 reflected what white supremacist groups want to see". Read More »

Record-breaking Black Panther reigns supreme at North American box office

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Following ten days, the movie has made $400 million behind Jurassic World at $404 million and The Force Awakens at $540 million. The movie will open in Japan on March 1 and China on March 9. On top of being a box office success, Black Panther is also a pretty great film. Although Twitter activity has cooled since the movie's premiere last weekend, according to social media tracking firm RelishMix, tweets with " Black Panther " hashtags are still averaging about 352,000 a day. Read More »