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China's most expensive film pulled after opening weekend

The last significant Chinese action movie, Wolf Warrior 2 , cost a fraction of Asura's $100 million (around $30 million, according to reports), but made a staggering $874 million at the box office following its release a year ago. Bankable Hong Kong actors Tony Leung Ka-fai and Carina Lau starred, while high-powered foreign talent - such as Oscar-winning Ngila Dickson, costume designer for the Lord of the Rings franchise - also took part. Read More »

New Trailer Arrives For Bohemian Rhapsody

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The second trailer for the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody has arrived, offering us another glimpse of Rami Malek's Freddie Mercury and the band's rise to fame. Scripted by Anthony McCarten ( Darkest Hour ), the film also stars Aidan Gillen , Tom Hollander , Lucy Boynton , Ben Hardy , Gwilym Lee , Joseph Mazzello , Allen Leech , and Aaron McCusker . Read More »

Michelle Obama Spotted At Beyonce And Jay-Z Concert

Over the weekend, she made a decision to let loose and attend Beyoncé and Jay Z's On The Run II concert in Paris . The Obamas and Carters have frequently crossed paths over the years, with former president Barack Obama introducing Jay at his induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame last year. Read More »

The Vampire Chronicles TV Series Heads to Hulu

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While Vampire Chronicles has only just now found a place to call home, the series has already been through quite a bit of drama. "In April of previous year, Paramount Television and Anonymous Content optioned 11 of author Anne Rices' Vampire Chronicles novels to adapt for television, confident that the franchise's "'90s gothic undertones ... Read More »

Obama speech to mark 100 years since Mandela's birth

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Former US president Barack Obama on Tuesday singled out the African heritage of many players in France's World Cup-winning football team in a speech paying tribute to Nelson Mandela . The global icon died in 2013 and his legacy as the first black president of South Africa and years of activism will be celebrated with the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture. Read More »

Jeff Bezos Becomes the Richest Man in Modern History, Topping $150 Billion

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According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index , Bezos has $55 billion more than second-place Bill Gates. The Amazon .com founder's net worth broke $150bn in NY on Monday morning, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index . posted disappointing results, rattling tech investors. The Amazon founder's wealth has grown $52 billion in 2018 alone taking him a stone's throw away from the Walton family's $151.5-billion fortune. Read More »

Batwoman Series In the Works | News

The character's appearance during the crossover event later this year will mark her first ever appearance in the world of live action. Kane is a wealthy heiress who becomes inspired by Batman and chooses to also put her wealth and resources towards a campaign to fight crime as a masked vigilante in her home of Gotham City. Read More »

Prince Harry & Meghan visit Nelson Mandela tribute in London

They also met Paul and Adelaide Joseph , anti-apartheid activists and close friends of Mandela and his second wife, Winnie, authorities said. During the presentation, Meghan can be seen turning to Prince Harry and showing him her arm, implying that the song was giving her goosebumps. Read More »

Annabelle Neilson, Alexander McQueen's muse, has died aged 49

The death is not being treated as suspicious. According to her Bravo profile , she was a fixture in the global party circuit and born into a wealthy aristocratic family. We've got each other's backs". "Kate is my best mate and I love her like a sister". Revealing they fight like sisters, she continued: "We fight over stupid things, then we kiss and make up". Read More »

Prince Louis's christening marked by family portraits

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A heartwarming new photograph of the Duchess of Cambridge cradling Prince Louis after his christening was released by Kensington Palace today . Her baby brother, the almost 3-month-old Prince Louis , is melting hearts with the release of a bonus photo from his July 9 christening . Fifth in line to the British throne, Prince Louis was born on April 23. Read More »

My daughter seems terrified on her royal outings: Thomas Markle

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The duchess is seen wearing a white outfit by her go-to label, Alexander McQueen , while little Louis's royal christening robe is made of fine Honiton lace lined with white satin. Along with calling the royals "outdated", Thomas claimed that he was being "shunned" for his staged paparazzi shots. The Duchess of Cambridge has always been a presence at the famous tennis tournament, regularly attending matches as a child with her family and then as a royal family member with William. Read More »

Bruce Willis ends debate on whether 'Die Hard' is a Christmas movie

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Even when, amazingly, a "rather obnoxious Dennis Rodman ... stumbled through his ribald set". Bruce's wife Emma and their daughters, Mabel and Evelyn Willis , also attended the roast, reports E News . One might think this signals the end to the "Is Die Hard a Christmas movie" debate, but it's more like a hefty splash of gasoline to the raging bin-fire. Read More »

Kim defends Kylie against people saying she's not 'self-made'

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Kim Kardashian has defended her half-sister Kylie Jenner after many people judged her recent inclusion on Forbes' 2018 list of the Richest Self-Made Women. Like a good big sister, she also said she was very proud of Kylie for taking an " insecurity of hers and [figuring] out how to make a really successful business off of it ". Read More »

FCC Casts Doubt On Sinclair-Tribune Deal

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Sinclair would have an option to buy back the station for the same price, subject to adjustments, within eight years. In April, Sinclair outlined a list of 23 outlets it plans to sell , but critics said the company would continue to have influence over a number of the divested stations. Read More »

Amazon workers in Europe go on strike during Prime Day

We're not certain this is due to the same overload, but it does seem unusual. The Amazon Prime Day sale lasts until tomorrow, and more deals will be coming over the next few hours. "I'm candidly shocked that they're not prepared for the traffic", Forrester analyst Sucharita Kodali said. Thank you Prime Day. Not to mention that if you spend more than $100 on Target's website, you qualify for free six-month same-day delivery through Shipt. Read More »

Cher reveals she was 'frightened' to film the Mamma Mia sequel

I'd been to see the stage version on sufferance and hated it so much that I left at the interval. "The first one was a good film, we were all happy about that", he said, adding that the studio had long pushed for another film to be made. The gay icon was speaking to Today's Kathie Lee Gifford ahead of the release of the ABBA musical film sequel. It also has touching moments, cast members said. Read More »

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best Gaming Hardware And Accessory Deals

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Instead of finding the best Amazon Prime Day deals , customers are being served up images of the "dogs of Amazon", which appear when amazon.com is down, along with a notice saying "sorry, something went wrong on our end". "It is a priority of Amazon to serve and keep our customers' delivery promises", said Etches, the Amazon spokeswoman. BACK TO SCHOOL: The company is making a big push in school supplies. Read More »

Nickelodeon Cartoon ‘Rugrats’ Is Coming Back To Our Screens

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Nickelodeon has ordered 26 brand new episodes featuring Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil and Angelica but will also introduce a new world of characters. Sarah Levy , COO, Viacom Media Networks and Interim President at Nickelodeon is excited to bring the iconic characters back for the new TV series as well as the live-action film. Read More »

Watch Free Clips - Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Who Is America'

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Baron Cohen previously responded in character to Palin's claims on Twitter last week, posting a letter explaining that, while Ruddick was in the "service", he meant "United Parcel". In the same Facebook post, Palin told Baron Cohen to "go ahead - air the footage". "For my interview, my daughter and I were asked to travel across the country where Cohen (I presume) had heavily disguised himself as a disabled US Veteran, fake wheelchair and all", Palin wrote. Read More »

Amazon’s Prime Day Gets Off To Less Than ‘Epic’ Start

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One Reg reader was told it could be 24 hours before his Fire TV device would work reliably. "The message is clear: while the online giant gets rich, it's saving money on the health of its workers", Stefanie Nutzenberger, union representative, said in a release. Read More »

Rita Bhaduri passes away at 62

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The actor was suffering from a kidney ailment , according to reports. She has acted in several popular TV serials like Kumkum , Khichdi , Sarabhai vs Sarabhai , Choti Bahu . It is saddening to hear that she is no more with us. Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain actress Shubhangi Atre said, "I'm really saddened to know about Ritaji". Read More »

Michelle Obama lets her hair down at Beyoncé and Jay-Z concert

The stars aligned on Sunday, allowing Michelle and Mama Tina to join forces in Paris, at a Beyoncé concert. " World Cup mania before the Concert in Paris". Michelle Obama returned the favor last September by dressing up as the singer in a "Formation"-inspired tribute for her birthday". In 2014, she took Malia and Sasha to see them in Chicago, and at their 2015 show at the Global Citizen Festival she went onstage to hug Mrs. Read More »

Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen Push Back Against Sarah Palin

Having spent a year undercover, this is the first true glimpse of what he's been up to, and the results are utterly staggering. Palin led the charge against the Billy Wayne Ruddick Jr. "In both the interview with Governor Palin and the interview with Senator Sanders , he did not wear military apparel of any kind", the network said. Read More »

Royals mark Prince Louis’ christening

James' Palace in London . The world can't stop gushing over Prince Louis' official christening photos . Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge with Prince Louis . The gown is based off the one Queen Victoria had made for her daughter's christening in 1841. In the photo, Kate , the Duchess of Cambridge , holds Prince Louis as they pose with Prince William , the Duke of Cambridge; Prince George and Princess Charlotte . Read More »

Paris Jackson her sexual orientation: Who needs labels

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There are pictures of me kissing girls online. She captioned it: 'some people have no f*****g respect. i understand that there is a difference between the radio emblem and the record, but a name is a name'. I don't label myself so please don't label me. "How many times have I publicly referred to the community as 'my fellow LGBTQ+'?" Like, even on stage. Read More »

Prime Day lands Amazon in dog house as site crashes

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Amazon Prime Day starts at 3 p.m. ET today and runs through Wednesday at 2:59 a.m. ET. Not yet a member of Amazon Prime? The day was started in 2015 in celebration of Amazon's 20th year. "Meet the dogs of Amazon ", the site said, allowing users to click through and adorable mix of dogs with names like Soju, Barkley and Emma. EBay announced that it will be offering a sale this week, saying there is "no membership required ... Read More »

Watch Nathan Fillion in Awesome Uncharted Fan-Made Short

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Today, we have exactly that. But the timing of the release of this " Uncharted " production so close to comic-con, does make us wonder if Fillion really has given up the ghost on still getting cast as Drake. Specifically, Fillion shared that the road to producing the short film started with a meeting with the film's executive producer, Alex Lebovici, several years ago who then eventually introduced Fillion to its director, Allan Ungar . Read More »

Roku Launches Wireless Speakers for Roku TVs

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As for existing remote controls, the ones with mics will upgrade to accommodate the new voice control capabilities, but won't have the RF technology that the speakers are built to respond to. If you buy an item through our links, Vulture may earn an affiliate commission . Because Roku controls the software in both the speakers and TV, Roku is uniquely able to provide seamless wireless setup and connectivity, optimize sound for the picture and ensure audio video sync. Read More »

Doctor Who Season 11: First Trailer For 2018's Series Released

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The trailer dropped during half time and centred around Jodie Whittaker's companions, showing Whittaker's 13th Doctor meeting them for the first time in various locations. Lastly, we have Graham reading a local newspaper, listening to the same commentating as was Ryan, the room rattles, the white energy light, the whoosh , the legs and duster coat tails disappearing through another door, and his newspaper is suddenly the Beano Summer Special 1981 edition, a weekly children's comic ... Read More »

Stranger Things season 3 teases totally '80s Starcourt Mall

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The young actress, daughter of Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke, recently wrapped the indie film Ladyworld, directed by Amanda Kramer, and stars in Myna Joseph's feature film Charlotte XVI . So, while we don't technically have any new footage yet, we do now have a sense of where some of the Hawkins kids will hang out during their summer.as well as a sense of what new things the creatures of the Upside Down can destroy. Read More »

Kate Middleton Attends Wimbledon in Bright Yellow Dress Inspired by Meghan Markle

Following the interview Thomas admitted his fears that the royal family would cut him off and has revealed now that he has not been able to contact his daughter. Kensington Palace has not commented on his remarks. Mr Markle said: "It is probably the longest time I have gone without speaking to her ever". "Since the interview, the phone number that I call doesn't work anymore", he continued. Read More »

Eric Bischoff Comments On Hulk Hogan's WWE Hall of Fame Return

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Hogan's name was removed from the Hall of Fame , his merchandise sales were stopped, and his name was removed from the WWE's website too. In an update on Hogan being back, Bryan Alvarez of F4Wonline.com noted on Twitter that Hogan's meeting with the roster was filmed for an upcoming WWE Network special. Read More »

‘The Crown’: First Image Revealed Of Olivia Colman As Queen Elizabeth II

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The caption of the photo reads, "Patience". The third season is expected to bow in 2019. Colman, who is grabbing the Queen Elizabeth baton from Golden Globe victor Claire Foy , will portray the British monarch in Seasons 3 and 4. I think Claire Foy is an absolute genius, she's an incredibly hard act to follow. Helena Bonham Carter will appear as Princess Margaret, the Queen's sister, who Vanessa Kirby portrayed in seasons one and two. Read More »

Sacha Baron Cohen Fools Republicans Into Filming Ad About Arming Toddlers

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The House of Representatives member believed he was speaking with an Israeli anti-terror expert named Col. Erran Morad . Actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen has been teasing his new series with Showtime for nearly two weeks now. Some have come forward to say that they were interviewed by Cohen, like Florida Congressman Matt Geitz and news anchor Ted Koppel, but the headliners - if you could call them that - are major controversial figures like former sheriff Joe Arpaio, Alabama ... Read More »

Meghan Markle's Dad Thomas Markle Thinks She Is ''Terrified''

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According to the Daily Mail , Kate spent £119,000 on new outfits in 2017, and just (yeah, I know, just ) £100,000 in 2016. He added: "If I had one message for her it would be that I'm sorry for anything that went wrong". "Why do they have to cover their knees.?" Thomas said the royals were freezing him out of his daughter's life over his staged paparazzi pictures and controversial interview with Good Morning Britain . Read More »

Bruce Willis Insists ‘Die Hard’ Is ‘Not A Christmas Movie’

Ho ho ho, it's the opposite of a Christmas miracle - Bruce Willis has gone full Grinch on us and decided once and for all that Die Hard is not, in fact, a Christmas movie. Gordon-Levitt also compared him to another prolific (and bald) action hero: " Bruce Willis is what you get when you isolate the white part of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson". Read More »

Love Island host Caroline Flack announces split from fiance Andrew Brady

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As well as issuing the statement, Flackers has also removed all trace of her former beau from Instagram . "She loved him and tried to protect him". The couple met in January and announced they were planning to tie the knot last April. "I wish him all the best". She said: 'People talk about meeting someone and feeling as though you've known them your whole life. She concludes: "My life was complete before you came into it - a man doesn't complete your life. Read More »

Prince Louis' official christening photos released by Kensington Palace

Prince Louis was christened earlier this week and the royal event was the source of much media attention. The christening of Prince Louis has been marked by the release of a collection of family photographs. A statement released by the royal family also revealed Louis' Godparents were Nicholas van Cutsem, Guy Pelly, Harry Aubrey-Fletcher, Laura Meade, Robert Carter and Lucy Middleton. Read More »

Official photos released by Royal Family to mark Prince Louis christening

Prince George's 2013 christening photos were taken by Jason Bell, a celebrity photographer who has snapped stars including David Beckham and Kate Winslet. It was clear for the world to see how overjoyed the Duchess of Cambridge looked when her youngest son, Prince Louis , was baptised at St James's Palace last week. Read More »

Kim Kardashian claps back at people hating Kylie

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Besides, it looks like her appearing on the cover of Forbes for being the youngest near self-made billionaire helped with her confidence as well. Kylie Jenner has been slammed by angry fans for piercing her five-month-old Stormi's ears. Read More »

Taylor Swift 'Third Wheels' as Fan Proposes in Front of Her!

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Anthony also revealed that his romance with partner Stephanie had blossomed at Swift's Red Tour show back in 2013. While he had been tagging the "Delicate" crooner in some of the posts, in an attempt to capture her attention, he explained how they were eventually " picked at random " to be part of a face-to-face with Swift. Read More »

Kylian Mbappe becomes youngest since Pele to score in World Cup final

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After that scare, France sat back and dug in to ensure there was no late drama, stifling space and preventing Croatia from mounting a late comeback. The match was played at an absorbing pace and France went ahead - somewhat against the run of play - after just 18 minutes when Antoine Griezmann's deep free-kick was diverted into his own net by Mario Mandzukic. Read More »

"Sacha Baron Cohen Stars in 'Who Is America?" for Showtime

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Showtime chief executive David Nevins called Baron Cohen "the premier provocateur of our time" and said the series had been in the works during the past year. Details on Who is America? arrived just days after Cohen posted a video from a few years back of Donald Trump criticizing his comedy skills and telling him to go to school to learn to be amusing. Read More »