Sunday, 19 August 2018
Latest news
Home » Culture&Arts

Culture&Arts

Selma Blair says Cameron Diaz 'retiring' comments were meant as a joke

perth_map

The pair played Jane Burns and Christina Walters in The Sweetest Thing , which opened in theaters in 2002. She then joked: "For more breaking news: I am NOW retiring from being Cameron Diaz's spokesperson". Guys please, I was making a joke in an interview . "I felt the need to make myself whole". She has a pretty great life. Instead, Cameron is said to be eager to make the most of her new-found "freedom". Read More »

Jake Gyllenhaal To Reunite With 'Nightcrawler' Director For Star-Studded Netflix Film

perth_map

Betsy Danbury is on board as an executive producer. The film is now going before the cameras in Los Angeles and is set to land on the streamer before the year is out. Stranger Things starlet Natalia Dyer, best known as Nancy Meyers on the smash series, has been cast in the movie - an addition that's clearly created to tap into the streaming giant's most successful original offering. Read More »

Babysitter Accused of Abusing Toddler Who Was Left Brain Dead

perth_map

Jones said she admitted to "striking" the girl. Within the next couple of days, we are told it is going to come to an end. Latham said her niece is essentially "brain dead". Wesche said he knew Partin through a friend and she had all the necessary credentials to look after his youngest daughter, Hannah. "Hannah was great. Read More »

The Crown Paid the Queen Less Than the Prince

perth_map

Olivia Colman (Golden Globe victor for AMC's The Night Manager ) will take over for Foy as Queen Elizabeth , while the new Prince Philip has yet to be cast. She earned a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actor's Guild Awards for best actress following the first season. "Going forward, no one gets paid more than the Queen ", said Mackie. Read More »

I Am Being Myself in October - Varun Dhawan

perth_map

He said, "I think it's true". Recollecting his instructions to Varun to prepare for the role, Shoojit revealed, "I said as a process to prepare for the film, don't check your phone first thing in the morning as was his habit and instead as soon as you get up, go and sit on front of a plant and watch it for ten minutes. Read More »

Fashion Flashback: Hubert de Givenchy

perth_map

Givenchy was one of the gentlemen designers who started getting into the couture business after the war ended in Paris . "The House of Givenchy pays homage to its founder Hubert de Givenchy , a major personality of the world of French haute couture and a gentleman who symbolised Parisian chic and elegance for more than half a century", a post on the Givenchy Instagram account read , alongside a portrait of the designer. Read More »

'American Idol' Premiere Is Least-Watched in Show's History

According to multiple trade reports, ABC's Idol , starring Katy Perry , Luke Bryanand Lionel Richie , dipped 22 percent from its Sunday premiere to Monday. Luke added that Riss has " the voice of an angel", and she received a golden ticket without hesitation. The judging panel agreed Michelle should get a shot to go to Hollywood, but Katy wasn't entirely convinced Michelle could compete with the level of talent they had already found. Read More »

Gigi Hadid & Zayn Malik Split After 2 Years of Dating

perth_map

News of the split comes just a handful of months after Bradford-born Zayn took to social media to share a boomerang of himself and Gigi sharing a passionate kiss as they celebrated two years of being together. Rumors of their relationship intensified after Hadid starred in Malik's steamy "Pillowtalk" music video in January 2016, and they eventually made their red carpet debut as a couple at that year's Met Gala. Read More »

Nicolas Cage will finally play Superman

perth_map

Cage nearly took on the role of Superman for director Tim Burton in the Kevin Smith-scripted Superman Lives , but production troubles prevented the film from ever getting off the ground. Other actors who make up the all-star cast are Scott Menville as Robin, Khary Payton as Cyborg, Hynden Walch as Starfire, Greg Cipes as Beast Boy and Tara Strong as Raven, also joined by Will Arnett . Read More »

Suhana Khan bags first project, mom Gauri can't keep calm

perth_map

Although, Suhana is yet to sign her debut movie, but it is said that she does have the charisma to make other actresses have a run for money. And now as per the reports, Suhana will start shooting for a magazine soon. Many of her fan pages are now floating the internet, which keeps getting access to some of her pictures and videos before sharing the same with the world. Read More »

Taylor Swift Returns to Her Roots, Casts Gay Porn Star

perth_map

After Taylor Swift won Female Artist of the Year this past weekend at the iHeartRadio Music Awards, she debuted the new music video for her song " Delicate ", off her most recent album, Reputation . The video for "Delicate", directed by her frequent collaborator Joseph Kahn, is about an global celebrity - in this case, Swift - who suddenly becomes invisible to the masses while attending a fancy event. Read More »

Shia LaBeouf blames Georgia arrest on 'white privilege'

perth_map

He was subsequently charged with public drunkenness (which was later dropped) and disorderly conduct. On how his behavior has effected his work: "I'm run out". On hearing his mother's sexual assault by a man when he was a child: "I froze". "Some guy bumped into my mother's vehicle with his auto in a parking lot, and my head went right to 'You need to avenge your mother!' So I went after the dude with a knife". Read More »

Mandy Teefey Had Nothing to Do with Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez's Split

perth_map

And while the duo had only just made things Instagram official, reports over the last week have claimed that they've now chose to put the breaks on their romance to work through some personal issues. News of their apparent split comes shortly after it was claimed that the high-profile duo have remained together because they feel like other people can't relate to the pressures they both feel. Read More »

'Big Little Lies' Cast Has 'Raped' the HBO Budget

perth_map

Orsi said , "From a budget standpoint, going into Season 2 of " Big Little Lies " without any options in place, we've been. um. short of raped". HBO drama chief Francesca Orsi spoke on a panel in Jerusalem, and confirmed actresses Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman were able to negotiate a massive raise for season two of the show , particularly given Apple's foray into television. Read More »

'American Idol' night two: Who isn't going to Hollywood?

perth_map

Season two finalist and CT resident Kimberley Locke gives us a whole recap. In this first episode , we meet potential contestants from New York, Savannah, Los Angeles and New Orleans. He started playing guitar when he was 16 years old. But Richie said that Seacrest is still the anchor that holds the show together. Trevor sang Brett Young's "In Case You Didn't Know", changing the lyrics to "In case you didn't know/Katy, I'm insane 'bout you". Read More »

Kim Kardashian Visits Kanye West in Jackson Hole: All the Details

perth_map

She told Elle that she and the carrier attended doctor's appointments together and stayed in close contact, that she wanted Chicago to be born in L.A. If you want doughnuts and ice cream, go for it. "And I think it's important that in all couples, the mom give the husband as much attention as the kids". Read More »

'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' Poster Teases the Deathly Hallows

perth_map

He was last seen in NY, tracking down some of his escaped fantastic beasts before getting embroiled in a larger plot with the infamous dark wizard Grindelwald who wants to conquer the wizarding world. Rowling, and produced by David Heyman, J.K. Rowling, Steve Kloves and Lionel Wigram. Ezra Miller also returns, despite appearing to have been destroyed at the end of the first film . Read More »

American Idol premiere on ABC is least-watched in history

They also learned about Perry's secret talent of imitating a frog, saw Bryan tune a contestant's guitar, and heard Richie's alpaca trauma. Our Madison affiliate WKOW 27 News sent her to the front of the line in Chicago for the national auditions, where show producers sent her to Nashville to sing in front of the new American Idol judges . Read More »

Craig Mack: Rapper and P Diddy protege dies aged 46

perth_map

He gained fame through P. Diddy's record label, #Bad Boy Entertainment, as he was signed at a time when the company was still in its infancy. Mack's Bad Boy career was eventually eclipsed by another rapper on the same label: The Notorious B.I.G., whose debut album Ready to Die was also released in September 1994 was eventually certified four-times platinum. Read More »

CM Punk claims he'll return to octagon at UFC 225 in Chicago

perth_map

Former WWE star CM Punk (real name Phil Brooks) had been expected to get back in the octagon sometime this year. Without landing a significant strike, Punk suffered a submission loss to Mickey Gall via a rear-naked chokehold at the 2:45 mark of the first round in a welterweight fight at UFC 203 inside Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Read More »

Central AL Forecast: Sunshine, clear skies, and cool temps

perth_map

We'll get into the 50s by Thursday , and the low 50s are on track for Friday . Rain showers will be possible into the weekend, with highs around 49 degrees on St. "Light snow from a Nor'easter moving up the coast last night left behind anywhere from a coating to 3" on grassy surfaces. Even so the intensity of the snow would be between flurries to a quick light snow shower. Read More »

HBO orders Nicole Kidman limited series The Undoing

perth_map

She's a successful therapist on the brink of publishing her first book, has a devoted husband and young son who attends an elite private school in New York City. A search for a director for the miniseries is underway. But then it all appears to go wrong: there's a violent death, her husband goes missing, and she starts discovering all sorts of awful things about him. Read More »

Aditya Narayan arrested after his vehicle hits an autorickshaw

perth_map

According to preliminary information, the accident took place when Narayan was taking a u-turn and misjudged the traffic. Aditya was sent for a medical test and reports are awaited. MH 14 FZ 6000". We wonder what the father will have to say in this rash driving incident. Aditya's Earlier Controversy: Last year in October, Aditya stoked controversy after he threatened an airline staff at Raipur airport, Chhattisgarh, in a row over fees for carriage of excess baggage, which came to Rs 13,000. Read More »

Charlotte Vs Asuka Gets Endorsement From Hall of Famer

There were multiple series of wrestlers hitting finishers and being stopped by someone else in the match. Styles successfully defended the championship against both Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn in a handicap match. Fastlane is a pretty new PPV, debuting in 2015 as the big post-Royal Rumble/pre-WrestleMania event. Ruby Riott showed she can hang with the best, but in the end, Charlotte Flair was just too good. Read More »

VP Pence: Joy Behar called and apologized so I forgave her

perth_map

First of all, Joy Behar apologized to Vice President Pence directly. "She made a call to him and apologized, which I thought was absolutely appropriate", Iger said . "I just think it demonstrates how out-of-touch some in the mainstream media are with the faith and values of the American people", he said. It wasn't until late last week that Iger, CEO of ABC parent Disney, finally revealed when questioned by a concerned shareholder that Behar had privately called the vice president to ... Read More »

Tommy Wiseau tears us apart with Joker audition tape

perth_map

Made up to resemble the late Heath Ledger's portrayal of the Joker from Christopher Nolan's 2008 film The Dark Knight , Wiseau delivers - er, yells - lines from previous Batman films. Wiseau became something of a cult figure following the release of his film The Room in 2003, a movie often labelled the "worst film ever". Wiseau will next be seen alongside Sestero in the film " Best F (r) iends ", and even released a trailer for another film called "Scary Love". Read More »

Black Panther,' 4 weeks in, tops 'A Wrinkle in Time'

perth_map

I'm a big fan of films like Hook , Time Bandits , and Return to Oz that wear their ambition and weirdness on their sleeve. This means it was OK for the studio to release it just a few weeks after " Black Panther " - the movies were going for somewhat different audiences, so they wouldn't compete against each other - but it also meant it wouldn't be almost as popular as the Marvel film . Read More »

In Our Opinion: Trump must be careful in trade disputes

perth_map

Meanwhile, Trump's trade and manufacturing adviser Peter Navarro said Canada and Mexico would get a temporary exemption, in an interview on Fox Business. "But we are not afraid, we will stand up to the bullies ", Malmstroem said. "And just recently we've seen how it is used to threaten and intimidate us". Read More »

Metropolitan Opera terminates relationship with James Levine over 'sexually abusive' conduct

perth_map

The company announced in December that it had suspended Levine after several men came forward to accuse him of sexually molesting them as teenagers years ago. The Metropolitan Opera said in a statement on Monday that an independent inquiry had "uncovered credible evidence that Mr. Levine had engaged in sexually abusive and harassing conduct" before and during his time at the company. Read More »

Djokovic suffers 'weird' loss to qualifier at Indian Wells

perth_map

Speaking to the media after the match, Djokovic said, "It felt like my first match on tour". But Djokovic fell at the first hurdle with a shock 6-7 (3-7), 6-4, 1-6 loss to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel . Federer returned to stadium court on Sunday afternoon and needed an hour to finish off his second round victory 6-3, 7-6. Yuki Bhambri of India pulled off a surprise when he toppled ninth-seeded Frenchman Lucas Pouille 6-4 6-4. Read More »

Sorry to Bother You Trailer: Lakeith Stanfield Leads the Bizarre Comedy

perth_map

The film was directed and written by Boots Riley , and will include various instances of hypnagogic imagery inspired by wonky drug trips. It's set to be released on July 6. The film was a Sundance hit back in January, and marks the feature debut from writer-director and rapper Boots Riley . Cassius' voice is also described as a "magical key" that propels him "into a macabre universe". Read More »