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Jennifer Lawrence was forced to do 'nude line-up' by female producer

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Jennifer Lawrence attends the premiere of Cohen Media Group's "Faces Places" at Pacific Design Center on October 11, 2017 in West Hollywood , California. She didn't elaborate on the assault, or name the director who was responsible, but she did say that it was not an "isolated incident in [her] career", and that there have been many more incidents that she doesn't speak about often, according to Elle . Read More »

Joe Jonas Engaged To 'Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner

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I love you both so much.' Sophie, 20, found fame in Game Of Thrones while Joe, 28, was a former Disney star. Writing in the comments section of Joe's Instagram post, the 25-year-old brunette beauty wrote: "HUGE CONGRATS". Later that month, a friend shared pictures of them together at a wedding. Speaking of the Jonas Brothers, both Nick and Kevin are stoked about welcoming Turner to their family. Read More »

Amazon head Roy Price resigns amid sexual harassment allegation

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Deadline .com previously reported Price's departure, and Amazon has confirmed. Hackett is the daughter of the late Philip K. Dick, who wrote the book that The Man in the High Castle is based on. Russell was being scrapped. A spokeswoman for Harvey Weinstein said: "Any allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. Weinstein". Read More »

Prince William reveals George's favourite film and TV show

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At Monday's event at Paddington Station (forever known as The Morning Kate Middleton Danced with Paddington Bear ), William told a boy on the train that George's favorite movie is a certain famous Disney classic. The question was put to him by a young interviewer, who wanted to know what Prince George liked watching on TV. During a tour of Germany, they attended a welcome reception in Berlin and met German actor Tom Wlaschiha, who plays Jaqen H'ghar in Game of Thrones . Read More »

New Black Panther poster released

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The second trailer for the highly anticipated " Black Panther " has arrived, with Marvel dropping the new trailer as well as an awesome new poster. But, the trailer launch of the black panther has made the fans of marvel cinematic universe lose their minds. Read More »

FM Arun Jaitley launches first gold trading at MCX commodity options platform

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Meanwhile, gold prices have gone up marginally by Rs 120, or 0.39 per cent, while silver has dropped by Rs 1,700, or nearly 4 per cent from last year's Dhanteras . Singhal added, "We have already created an awareness campaign with jewellers in this regards, so we have been receiving good responses so far". It is akin to a form of price insurance and, therefore is best suited for hedgers. Read More »

Riz Ahmed in talks to play Hamlet in Netflix film

As such, Deadline reports that Emmy victor Riz Ahmed is finalizing a deal to lead a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare's Hamlet . Set in a modern-day London, the story will follow themes of honour, morality and dynastic corruption. Read More »

The Han Solo movie has a title - Solo

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With some help from everyone's favorite walking carpet Chewbacca, director Ron Howard revealed the name of the new Han Solo feature that premieres next spring. Howard, an old friend of George Lucas and an established filmmaker in Hollywood, soon stepped in to finish production and conduct reshoots on the Han Solo movie. Read More »

Singer Bjork reveals further details of sexual harassment claims

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She alleged there had been "whispered sexual offers" and that the unnamed director "wrapped his arms around me for a long time in front of all crew or alone and stroked me sometimes for minutes against my wishes". top producer Harvey Weinstein , dating back decades. Now Bjork has now issued a further statement, saying she wanted to give "a more detailed description of my experience with a Danish director". Read More »

Halloween store pulls 'tasteless' Anne Frank costume

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An online retailer of Halloween costumes has chose to pull its Anne Frank-inspired costume after waves of criticism, according to CBS News . Would YOU be offended if a child dressed as Anne Frank came trick-r-treating at your door? The costume generated backlash among social media with people who were angry at the memory of Anne Frank being used to sell costumes. Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence reflects on harassment in early career

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Well before becoming the heroine of the sagaHunger Games, the pretty blonde has lived a hell during a casting. During the production of an unnamed film, Lawrence recalled that producers had asked her to lose weight. In her speech, Lawrence explained that she was told by the film's producers to shed the weight, lest be fired. Lawrence said she felt "trapped" by the experience, allowed the harassment to happen because she "didn't want to be a whistleblower" and thought it was what she had ... Read More »

'Trailer Park Boys' actor John Dunsworth dies at 71

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Actor John Dunsworth , best known for playing Jim Lahey in the comedy series " Trailer Park Boys ", has died. Condolences for the beloved actor were pouring in on social media, including several from his fellow cast members. John had interest in acting since his childhood, he was born in Bridgewater, Niva Scotia on April 12, 1946, and was a frequent stage actor in nearby Halifax starting in 1970. Read More »

Supergirl season 3 episode 2 review: A Psi showdown; Samantha's powers

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But at the same time , she's a young woman who is in charge of essentially the biggest organization in the world and she's not going to make a business decision based purely on emotion. But while there may sometimes be friction between Lena and Kara, she seeks to live up to ideals opposed to the evil nature of the Luthor family. "She's also dealing with major guilt because she hurt her best friend". Read More »

How Kate Winslet snubbed Harvey Weinstein

Kate Winslet made a statement with silence during her acceptance speech at the 2009 Oscars , refusing to thank producer Harvey Weinstein after winning the lead actress Oscar for The Reader . "Never again. Certainly not by Harvey Weinstein ", she said. "Throughout my career, Harvey Weinstein took me by the arm whenever I met and said to me: 'Don't forget who gave you your first film [heavenly Creatures]". Read More »

Cher joins cast of Mamma Mia 2

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Lily James is also in the film as the younger version of Donna, Streep's character. Living legend Cher has signed up to sing some of ABBA's most iconic songs in upcoming sequel Mamma Mia! The actors have been shooting in Croatia, according to the Mail Online, but will be uniting with Cher at London's Shepperton Studios. Read More »

Carrie Fisher Once Had a Heroic Response to Hollywood Sexual Assault

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After learning that "an Oscar-winning producer", had sexually assaulted her friend, Carrie Fisher hand delivered him a gift-wrapped cow tongue, and issued him a warning with the kind of fierce bite that only Princess Leia can deliver. "She put things out there and in your face". 'I thought I did something wrong. She believed the meeting was purely professional, but on their way to grab a meal, she said the producer pulled his vehicle over and held her down while he groped her. Read More »

Joshua to fight Takam after Pulev pulls out injured

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Due to IBF rules, the next challenger in line is called up and in this case it is Frenchman Takam, who at the age of 36 has fought in 39 professional bouts, winning 35, losing three and drawing one. Promoters Matchroom confirmed the IBF's third-ranked fighter Takam as replacement for Pulev on Monday. "I received a call from Kalle Sauerland late afternoon to inform me that Pulev had injured his shoulder and maybe ruled out of the fight - this was later confirmed by his doctor", stated Hearn. Read More »

'Muhammad Amir is the best bowler I've faced', says Virat Kohli

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In a promotional event for his movie PK, Aamir had solved the puzzle in double-quick time. Aamir Khan and Virat Kohli also rocked the dance floor along with the host Aparakshit Khurrana to the tunes of songs from "Rang De Basanti". He's one such player against whom you have to play your A game all the time otherwise he will strike. I was so happy to play such an awesome spell. He understood his mistake and has corrected himself and came back. Read More »

Netflix stock is skyrocketing after it added record subscribers this quarter

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Netflix sees its subscribers as hungry, and they're still eating up what the internet video-streaming kingpin is serving up. NFLX closed Monday's trading at $202.68, up $3.19 or 1.60% on the Nasdaq. Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Shares of Netflix ( NASDAQ NFLX ) opened at 199.49 on Thursday. Read More »

Mark Salling Cut His Wrists Before Plea Bargain

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The website reports that the former Glee actor cut both of his wrists in his bedroom on August 22. The roommate then called 911 and helped him. The paramedics came to his home and treated Salling , putting him into an ambulance and rushing him to the hospital. Read More »

Game Of Thrones actor Roy Doltrice dies aged 94 'surrounded by family'

Based on the famous Peter Shaffer play, Roy played the disapproving Leopald Mozart in the film, often sneering at his son's antics. His narration of the series - the inspiration for TV fantasy series Game Of Thrones - saw Dotrice awarded a place in the Guinness World Records in 2004 for the greatest number of characters voiced in an audio book at 224. Read More »

Alexandra Burke in Strictly Come Dancing 'fix' row

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A source hinted to The Sun that Cole's lack of promotion and clashes with judges - particularly newbie Shirley Ballas - this year "have led top bosses to wonder how long he'll stick around for". MailOnline has contacted both Strictly Come Dancing and Brendan's representatives for comment. Piers accused Shirley of "disrespecting" his colleague after she got her name wrong during Saturday night's live show. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel Wishes "Riddance" to Republican Viewers

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I probably wouldn't want to have a conversation with them anyway. But he promises - this week - there will be laughs. "I feel like I've been preparing questions for Dave for my whole life". "A bigger heart is easier to operate on". His first visit back with his show came after Superstorm Sandy five years ago, when as he told the crowd, "More than eight million people lost power" the night before his first show. Read More »

Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander have reportedly tied the knot in Ibiza

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Three years later, Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender have formalized, settled in their cozy nest in London and just got married. It was first revealed that the pair were due to Wednesday in a secret ceremony on the idyllic island, with a source close to the pair saying Fassbender was "splashing out big time and it's going to be the party of the year". Read More »

New Stranger Things Clip Answers Season 1's Most Pressing Question

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Unless you've been successfully hiding from all " Stranger Things " spoilers, then you know Eleven returns to the real world in the show's upcoming second season on Netflix. Netflix's smash hit Stranger Things became an instant pop culture phenomenon after its debut last July. Watch the full trailer above before the series premiere on October 27. Read More »

Weinstein Co. in talks to sell after co-founder's harassment scandal

But more significantly, Weinstein Co. said it is negotiating with Colony "for a potential sale of all or a significant portion of the company's assets". Tarak Ben Ammar , Weinstein board member, stated, "On behalf of the board, we are pleased to announce this agreement and potential strategic partnership with Colony Capital ". Read More »

A former Pussycat Dolls member says the group was a 'prostitution ring'

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Kaya Jones - who was part of group from 2003 to 2005 - made the explosive allegations in a series of tweets . A founding member of the group, Jones left in 2004, saying it had "stopped being fun". If I balance... You know, you end up either dead or your career is over. Kaya , who was in the group from 2003 - 2005, continued: "How bad was it?" The choreographer, 56, who founded the troupe in 1995, told The Blast on Sunday, October 15, that the claims are "disgusting, ridiculous ... Read More »

Kourtney Kardashian Pregnant: Scott Disick Reacts To Rumors

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The 34-year old attended the opening of Sugar Factory in Bellevue, Washington over the weekend and admitted that he's there to lend a hand to the reality star during her journey into motherhood. Kim Kardashian famously tried to break the internet with her naked body and with a constant stream of near-naked (albeit airbrushed) pictures, the star has become synonymous with ultimate body confidence, however behind the façade she thinks she has body dysmorphia. Read More »