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Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst is making a movie starring John Travolta

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Does this film interest you? Durst is directing an upcoming film called Moose , according to Variety , which will star the legendary actor, who starred in Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction , among many others. Moose is the third feature film Durst has directed, following 2007's The Education of Charlie Banks and 2008's The Longshots . It's also Travolta's second collaboration with a circa-2001 MTV staple in a row - he stars with Shania Twain in the also-shot-in-Alabama racing ... Read More »

Charlize Theron Takes On Motherhood In 'Tully' Teaser Trailer

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That job title - "night nurse" - might sound like someone who will try "to kill the family and the mom survives and she has to walk with a cane at the end", but in actuality, Tully was hired by Marlo's brother ( Mark Duplass ) to help her with the kids / get some sleep. Read More »

When a fan willed all her belongings to Sanjay Dutt

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An avid Dutt fan , Tripathi willed the amount in her bank account, locker and several other valuables to the star. He said they had no idea of the worth of her savings, as the bank had provided no such information. The family learnt about the nomination when a bank shared that the nominee for her property was "Film star Sanjay Dutt ". One of his fans , named all her will to the actor's name when she was diagnosed with an illness. Read More »

'Wolf of Wall Street' producer to pay $60mn

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Under the terms of the settlement, until the US$60 million is paid in full, Riza Aziz will not draw any salary from Red Granite above what is required to maintain health insurance coverage, the Variety report said. DiCaprio also agreed to turn over an Oscar that had been awarded to Marlon Brando, and which Red Granite had given him as a gift. DiCaprio has since surrendered the statue as part of the 1MDB investigation. Read More »

Wish there were more women on Tomb Raider set: Alicia Vikander

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The one problem the star has with the project? The new Tomb Raider movie , set to open in theaters next week on March 16th, has been anticipated by series fans for quite some time now. Determined to forge her own path, she refuses to take the reins of her father's global empire just as staunchly as she rejects the idea that he's truly gone. Read More »

Legion season 2 trailer brings 'the end of everything' - and dance numbers

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Legion will return for season 2 on April 3 on FX and the first trailer for the sophomore installment of the X-Men spinoff has been released. The final line of the new Legion season 2 trailer hammers home the team aspect, as Ptonomy asks Syd if she still trusts him and she says "he's my man", which leads to David with a sly smile. Read More »

John Cena's WWE Schedule Heading Into WrestleMania Season

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John Cena is now trying to find his path to WrestleMania , and he recently earned the right to challenge for the WWE Championship in the six pack challenge match at the Fastlane pay-per-view on Sunday. - Jinder Mahal is looking for a WWE United States Title shot after defeating Randy Orton on tonight's SmackDown episode. They also pretty much gave away Fastlane's main event (sans John Cena) and undermined the Women's Title match by booking Bobby Roode to butt in towards the end ... Read More »

Tommy Lee hospitalized after fight with son

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On top of sparring on Twitter with Morgan, the former Motley Crue drummer says his son "assaulted" him, knocking the musician unconscious. He ran away from the police. Pamela Anderson has presumably weighed in on the controversy surrounding her ex-husband Tommy Lee and son Brandon Lee - and she made it clear who she's siding with. Read More »

Oprah Finds An Unexpected Sign From 'God' To Run Against Trump

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God continued. This time, he pulled out a sign reading, " Oprah 2020", along with a matching T-shirt and baseball cap. "And I'm sure you're going to find someone that you are just as inspired by in 2020". "I leaned in closer", Winfrey told Colbert of the roundtables, earning applause from the audience. Now, folks have undoubtedly backed Oprah as a potential presidential hopeful. Read More »

Four European Nations Will Not Discriminate Against Palm Oil -- Mah

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Demand rises during Ramadan, known for its communal feasting, when the oil is used to prepare meals to break day-long fasts. MALAYSIA is hoping to use diplomacy to challenge a European Union (EU) move to ban palm oil use in biofuels, but is prepared to "retaliate" by slashing imports from the bloc's 28-member countries, said Plantation Industry and Commodities Minister Mah Siew Keong. Read More »

Cynthia Nixon assembling staff ahead of possible run for NY governor

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The team is said to include Rebecca Katz and Bill Hyers . "We're hoping that somebody comes forward, and we're hoping that either Stephanie or Cynthia Nixon run, but neither one has indicated to us that they are near a decision", said Arthur Schwartz, an organizer for the New York Progressive Action Network. Read More »

Heather Locklear threatened to shoot deputies, warrant says

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Police officers arrived at the scene and reportedly found a visible mark on her boyfriend. Locklear, 56, was arrested at her home on February 25 on suspicion of felony domestic battery and three counts of battering a police officer. They also discovered she had a handgun registered in her name. The firearm was not found at the residence during the search, authorities said. California law allows courts to prohibit defendants from possessing firearms while facing domestic violence charges, ... Read More »

FIR lodged against Jeetendra by Shimla Police in sexual assault case

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They got in touch with the complainant and procured a written complaint from her to support her allegations. We had reported in February that a woman, who is veteran actor Jeetendra's cousin, filed a complaint against the veteran actor, accusing him of sexually assaulting her in his hotel room in Shimla when she was a minor and now, we have heard that the Shimla police has filed an FIR against the Himmatwala actor. Read More »

Bill Cosby lawyers seek to bar 19 from trial

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Later, O'Neill said he expects the trial to last "easily a month" - more than twice as long as last year's trial, which ended in a hung jury and a mistrial. James drolly described her dilemma as the "numbers issue". NORRISTOWN, Pa. - Bill Cosby's lawyers fought Tuesday to block a parade of women from testifying against him at his upcoming sexual assault retrial, saying the accusers are peddling "ancient allegations" that would prejudice the jury against the 80-year-old comedian. Read More »

The Flash Season 4 Episode 15 Recap/Review: 'Enter Flashtime'

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This week, The Flash breaks away from its formula and tries something new: an episode that mostly takes place in the span of about 10 seconds. The rest of this article contains major spoilers for the latest episode of The Flash . Thankfully, Iris is the smartest person in the entire episode and suggests Barry can use the Speed Force's own lightning to somehow neutralize the bomb. Read More »

Colorado man assaulted in bar while holding 4-year-old

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Police in Jefferson County, Colorado are investigating after a brutal bar fight left one man airlifted to a hospital for emergency care - and almost involved a 4-year-old daughter caught in the crossfire. "Not only is it the right thing to do but by Colorado statute it's mandated that we do it". Joel Michael Wilson , 31, is being held at the county jail for investigation on first-degree assault-extreme indifference, second-degree assault and child abuse charges. Read More »

We don't have stars anymore, except your president, Trump mocks Oscars outing

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The President spoke out after Sunday night's ceremony was watched by just 26.5million people. This figure didn't include digital/mobile viewers. It's the first Academy Awards since the scandal broke and in a show of solidarity of those who have spoken out against the movie mogul stars wore pins in support of the Time's Up movement, which triggered Weinsteins downfall. Read More »

Spice Girls lift lid on Meghan and Harry Royal Wedding invite

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The star was referring to Mel B's recent appearance on United States chat show The Real , during which Mel appeared to coyly confirm that she had received an invite for the royal wedding. In 1997, a few months after Princess Diana died from a auto accident, Prince Charles took Prince Harry to South Africa. In one snap, the groom to be appeared shy but was all smiles as he squeezed in among the performers. Read More »

Usher & Grace Miguel Separate After Two Years of Marriage

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After two years of marriage, Usher and his wife Grace Miguel have announced they are splitting. Usher proposed to Miguel in January 2015. "She has helped me through some of the hardest times in my life and my career". The announcement comes after Usher posted a series of inspirational messages Tuesday morning on his Instagram Story, saying, "Destiny is waiting for you, all you have to do is go get it". Read More »

'Black Mirror' teases season five return

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You can also pick up the Channel 4 episodes , season 3 and season 4 on DVD or Blu-ray if you want a physical copy you can hang onto. He executive produces alongside Annabel Jones. Each episode focuses on a different story, with past plots including killer drone bees and android replicants. We explain what to expect from Black Mirror season 5, when to expect it, and how to watch the show so far. Read More »

Trump jokes 'we don't have stars anymore' except for him

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The biggest Hollywood stars, from Meryl Streep to Leonardo Di Caprio, have used the platform to appeal for exactly the kind of politics that Trump stands against. It seemed to the average viewer that the awards ceremony had no new content and stuck to last year's controversial scene when presenters Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty mistakenly gave away the Best Picture award to the wrong film. Read More »

The Shape of Water triumphs at Oscars

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There should be one host who has the responsibility of entertaining an audience for four hours; ideally he or she should be amusing because it's impossible to keep people engaged without humour. box office since it came out in December. In fact, I'd be willing to bet that we'll look back on last night's show as a mold for how the Oscars progress going forward in terms of genre films being represented in the major award categories. Read More »

Martin Shkreli must forfeit Carter V + Wu-Tang albums

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The pharmaceuticals CEO was convicted of securities fraud in 2017 for hiking up the price of an HIV treatment, The Verge reported . Shkreli is known for a 2015 price-gouging scandal involving a decades-old drug his company acquired, but he is in jail after being convicted of securities fraud during his time running a hedge fund. Read More »

'A Wrinkle in Time' Star Oprah Winfrey Is a Fake Sneeze Pro

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Advance screening attendees have been allowed to discuss the film on social media, but response on Twitter has been sparse and mixed. Her teachers won't let her think through math the way that she likes to do it, tryingto force her into going "the long way around" in her work, and when Meg has trouble approaching math in this new way, they decide she is stupid. Read More »

The Women-Backed Weinstein Company Sale Isn't Happening

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And in recent weeks, the company as been on the verge of bankruptcy as the board tries to find a buyer. Weinstein was sacked as company chairman in October after bombshell exposes accused him of years of sexual harassment, assault and even rape. Read More »

Trump lies a lot when it come to trade, tariffs and more

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Europe imposes a 10-percent tariff on USA -built cars. In addition, Ford and Fiat Chrysler make vehicles in Europe, while Mercedes, Volkswagen and BMW have factories in the USA - operations that could also become part of a trade war . Trump has also said these sorts of threats could incentivize foreign companies to expand their United States operations, so they don't have to pay the import fees. Read More »

Fyre Festival Organizer Billy McFarland Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

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Today it was reported by TMZ that Billy MacFarland , the entrepreneur who founded Fyre Festival only to have it crash and burn in spectacular trainwreck style in the summer of 2017, has pled guilty to two counts of wire fraud. Scenes of chaos also played out on social media, as many festivalgoers turned to Twitter to post photos of the disappointing venue. McFarland was arrested in NY last July and charged with wire fraud after scheming to defraud investors Fyre Media. Read More »

Lego takes "first step" towards bio-based plastic future

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In an effort to reduce its use of plastic, Lego Group will start making some elements - such as trees and bushes - from plant-based material, the company said Friday. Since plastic is so ubiquitous and so notoriously non-eco-friendly, finding ways to replace it is extremely important. The Danish company has partnered with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to support and build demand for sustainably-sourced plastic and has also joined the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA), an ... Read More »

Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie Team Up for Summer Tour

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We recommend following Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson on their social media accounts and signing up for Zombie's email newsletter, in addition to checking your local venue's social media and email subscription service, to get the most up-to-date information. Read More »

RuPaul apologizes for transgender comments: I 'regret the hurt I have caused'

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It's an interesting area. " Peppermint didn't get breast implants until after she left our show; she was identifying as a woman, but she hadn't really transitioned", RuPaul told The Guardian . Fans and former contestants of the show were quick to call out RuPaul for his transphobic comment and belief that drag is a boys only club. The " Drag Race " host responded by saying, "Probably not". Read More »

Childish Gambino Vancouver Concert 2018

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Donald Glover has announced a his 2018 North American tour with Rae Sremmurd . Get ready to fire up the rumour mill once again though because Chance has revealed they did finally get back in the studio together. 09-22 Houston, TX - Toyota Center $. 9/26 Inglewood, CA - The Forum #. After the ceremony, the multidisciplinary star announced that a follow-up to his stunning " Awaken, My Love! " album is in the works and reaffirmed his plans to retire his Childish Gambino moniker. Read More »

Wendy Williams reveals end of hiatus after suffering health issue

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During a live broadcast of her self-titled show on February 21, Williams announced that she would be taking three weeks off to treat Graves disease in addition to hyperthyroidism . Williams, who has been hosting the Fox program since 2008, had never missed a day of work until her physician gave her strict orders. The first inkling that anything was wrong came in early February when the talk show host cancelled three days of taping due to her then undiagnosed illness. Read More »