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Saudi Prince Identified as Buyer of $450.3M Leonardo Painting "Salvator Mundi"


It was also recently announced that the painting will be displayed at the Louvre Abu Dhabi . The crowned princes of Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi are close, and the loan is seen as a deal that will strengthen their ties. Prior to the auction, Christie's lawyers questioned him about his ties to the royal family and the source of his money, which he told them came from real estate. Read More »

Oliver, Hoffman's war of words over sexual harassment claims


On Monday Hoffman added that, "it didn't happen the way she reported", according to a Deadline Hollywood account of the exchange in NY. Hoffman reportedly said he felt ambushed by Oliver's line of questioning, but the HBO host said he needed to address the allegations. Read More »

Allison Janney puts her spin on ice-skating scandal in 'I, Tonya'


Tonya Harding and star Margot Robbie hit it off at the premiere of the " I, Tonya " movie in which Robbie portrays Harding. The movie, however - directed by Craig Gillespie ("Lars and the Real Girl"), and drawn by screenwriter Steven Rogers in part from his interviews with Harding and Gillooly - goes well beyond "The Incident", as its principals call it, to focus on Harding's abusive, hardscrabble upbringing, segueing from life with her abusive mother LaVona (Janney) to her abusive ... Read More »

Geoffrey Rush to Sue News Corp Tabloid For "Inappropriate Behavior" Allegation


The Daily Telegraph's November 30 edition was released with the headline "King Leer" on its front page, an apparent reference to the fact that Rush has appeared in the STC's production of King Lear in the past couple of years. After becoming aware of the allegations, Rush immediately contacted the company for clarification and further details into the allegations, but according to ator the STC refused to comment on the matter. Read More »

Ex-husband of Norway royal says Kevin Spacey groped him in 2007

His wife, 46, is the daughter of King Harald V and fourth in line to the throne. Their wedding was of keen interest in Norway; later the two wrote a book about the nuptials. Spacey checked into an Arizona luxury rehab center for sex addiction therapy last month. However, Spacey then chose to use the statement to say: "I have loved and had romantic encounters with men throughout my life, and I choose now to live as a gay man". Read More »

Corey Feldman's 1993 audio file naming alleged sexual predators found by police


In a statement to Fox News , the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office said it made a decision to go back and look at additional stored items remaining from the Michael Jackson investigation. As the #MeToo movement has gathered steam and forced a cultural shift around revelations of rape, sexual assault, harassment and abuse, Feldman has been an outspoken advocate for children in Hollywood. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' to be R-rated


Seemingly gone are the talks of an alleged continuation that would have seen Chris Hemsworth return as Captain Kirk's long-dead father; instead, we now have utterly weird ideas like this one floating around the Trek universe - one that operates in uncertain times, at least on the silver screen. Read More »

Sensex surges 352 points on all-round buying


Sensex zoomed 146 points or 0.45% to 33,096.10 while the wider Nifty was up by over 39 points or 0.38% to 10,205.70. On Wednesday, the key indices were dragged lower by interest-rate sensitive stocks like banking, metals and capital goods. Read More »

A Long Look At Death Stranding, Which Is Still Weird As Hell


I'm not going to pretend to know what the hell happened in this whole trailer. It's. a lot. But what would you expect? In it, we see Norman Reedus's character among a number of other character all wearing some kind of hazmat suit and being pursued by unnamed invisible creatures who seem to detect them based on sound. Read More »

Post Bryan Singer's firing, 'Bohemian Rhapsody' gets new director


This was not my decision and it was beyond my control". "I wanted nothing more than to be able to finish this project and help honor the legacy of Freddie Mercury and Queen , but Fox would not permit me to do so because I needed to temporarily put my health, and the health of my loved ones, first". Read More »

Superman Had Another Iconic Costume In Justice League Deleted Scene


Standing president and chief creative officer of DC Comics Geoff Johns , who has teamed up with Berg and has had a hand in the creative direction of many DC movies, will remain in his position. There are no immediate plans for Snyder to direct another DC movie though he is producing or executive producing several, including " Wonder Woman 2 " and " Aquaman ". Read More »

Bryan Singer Sued for Allegedly Sexually Assaulting 17-Year-Old Boy


Once cornered in a room, Singer allegedly forced the teen to perform oral sex before raping him, according to the lawsuit filed in Washington state court. In an interesting twist of events, the suit was filed by Jeff Herman , who representedfellow Singer accuser Michael Egan in 2014. The allegation hits the same week Singer was sacked from his film Bohemian Rhapsody , which has been filming in London. Read More »

Jeff Goldblum, Chris Pratt - and raptor Blue


The dinosaurs of Jurassic World , except the treats are puny, defenseless humans. In the clip, we get to see a young Blue showing curiosity and affection towards Owen, a lovely site to see after the events of Jurassic World . Trevorrow also co-wrote the script with his writing partner Derek Connolly . Entertainment Weekly has the scoop on the plot for Fallen Kingdom . Read More »

Kate McKinnon Just Casually Dropped Her PERFECT Gal Gadot Impression

McKinnon, star of the upcoming computer-animated comedy Ferdinand , also showcased her voice acting skills - particularly her expertise with assorted exertion sounds. "Everything she says is like a prophecy". The action star managed to captivate the entire SNL cast during a dinner before the Saturday show. "Obviously I'm not from here, I'm from Alberquerque", she joked. Read More »

Saudi Crown Prince Was Behind Record Bid for a Leonardo


Prince Bader is close to Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , who recently had hundreds of the country's princes, businessmen, and government officials arrested, accusing them of having made billions illicitly. This is the highest price ever paid for a work of art. Christie's said the identity of the buyer has been the most sought-after secret in the art world and beyond. Read More »

Hugh Jackman Passed On Playing James Bond


Daniel Craig was ultimately offered the role and, well, it seems like they decided to make him gritty after all. But before Daniel Craig claimed ownership of that closet of suits, the James Bond franchise was searching for a new 007 to replace Pierce Brosnan. Read More »

Taylor Swift sent damages by DJ


She won but seems pretty pissed Mueller hasn't coughed up the Washington. Mueller sent a letter to the AP announcing that he mailed Swift a Sacagawea coin on November 28. but before that, I spent two years reading headlines referring to it as "The Taylor Swift Butt Grab Case" with internet trolls making a joke about what happened to me". Read More »

Atlanta News Anchor Classily Claps Back At Racist Comments On-Air


You are what's wrong with the world. Quite the contrary; we think race is an authentic discussion to have ... it's one that's clearly entered Atlanta's mayor's race. As for the advice she'd give aspiring Black journalists who may face similar criticism as she did with Kathy Rae, Reed said young reporters shouldn't feel like they have to own it. Read More »

What colleagues think about Matt Lauer after sexual assault allegations


Though the pair may look like they're calling it quits from all outward appearances, a source tells People "they're taking it day by day right now", and that Lauer's "focus is on his family". 29, NBC News chairman Andrew Lack sent an email to staffers saying Lauer had been fired following a complaint of "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace". Read More »

Thieves Rob R. Kelly's Atlanta-Area Home Dry

He has been charged with burglary, theft by taking and theft by deception. Kelly's housekeeper contacted authorities on November 26 when she arrived to discover "everything was gone", according to a police report. When police arrived, an individual participating in the removal of Kelly's stuff said he was told by an associate, Alfonso Walker , to do the job at the request of the singer, who was moving back to Chicago. Read More »

Camila Cabello Has A Lot of Dream Collaborations In Mind


Describing the album as "the soundtrack to the past year of my life", she revealed that her self-titled offering will be released on January 12. She just released two new songs, " Never Be the Same " and " Real Friends ", and " Real Friends " is all about Camila , well looking for some good friends she can trust and open up to, something she might've lost during those final days with her former bandmates since it's clear she's not really friendly with Ally Brooke , Dinah Jane , Lauren ... Read More »

Jordan Peele's 'Twilight Zone' Is Coming


The original Twilight Zone , hosted by writer Rod Serling , took viewers to another dimension with a mix of horror, science-fiction, drama, comedy and superstition. CBS All Access' original series library will continue to expand with the previously announced $1, STRANGE ANGEL, TELL ME A STORY and additional programming to be announced. Read More »

Major Tag Match with Stipulations Set for "Clash of Champions 2017"


Powell's POV: Shane McMahon named himself special referee of the tag match and announced the stipulation, which didn't appear to sit well with Daniel Bryan's character. Champions The Usos were originally slated to face New Day, as well as Shelton Benjamin & Chad Gable. Kevin Owens had escaped the handcuffs at ringside to join his friend in their two-against-one beatdown of Orton in a no-disqualification main event. Read More »

Striking images show California wildfires from space


While the winds are not yet as strong as they were Tuesday, the worst of the dry and windy weather is yet to come, with gusts of up to 90 miles per hour predicted in some areas tonight and Thursday, said National Weather Service meteorologist Stephen Harrison. Read More »

Saudi prince bought record-breaking $450 million Da Vinci painting


The famous Leonardo da Vinci painting of Jesus Christ was headed for the new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum, according to Agence France-Presse . The New York Times reported that the victor of the sale at Christie's on November 15 was a Saudi prince, Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al-Saud, citing documents provided to the newspaper from inside Saudi Arabia . Read More »

August Ames death: Is this why adult film star, 23, died?


AWARD-WINNING porn starlet August Ames has died at the age of 23, plunging the adult industry into shock. Law enforcement sources said she was pronounced dead at the scene, and there was no indication of foul play. Our hearts go out to August's friends and family during this extremely hard time. "I'm not mad, not going jump on the blame train, I'm just so incredibly sad". Read More »

Look images from X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Dark Phoenix takes place in 1992, which is 10 years after the events of X-Men: Apocalypse and sees the X-Men as celebrities. On Nov. 2, 2018, Dark Phoenix will arrive in theaters and finally deliver the storyline X-Men fans have wanted for years. Read More »

Game of Thrones actress affirms final season won't air until 2019


The executive producers of Game of Thrones are David Benioff , D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield; co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis, George R.R. HBO has yet to confirm a date for their tentpole series' return, so Turner's statement will surely please fans who have been desperate for information about their favorite show. Read More »

Half of Americans believe Russia-Trump collusion probe politically motivated


If there is a bright spot in these data for Republicans, Gallup says, it is that public uncertainty about the plan is highest among Republicans (14 percent) and independents (19 percent) - two groups that might break relatively positively toward the law as they learn more about it, thus nudging overall approval a bit higher. Read More »

Harvey Weinstein was like a father: Jennifer Lawrence


She is ready to take chances again with her upcoming film Red Sparrow , out in March, which features her in a sexual role - a first for the actor who was the victim of a nude photo hack more than three years ago. "I have such fear with my phone and my computer and electronics". She continued to describe Weinstein as a "tough guy" and a "brute", but she maintained that she was unaware of his true persona. Read More »

Kaalakaandi Trailer: Saif Ali Khan's Wild Bucket List


The hilarious and full-of-life trailer of Kaalakaandi finally released yesterday and I have to tell you, I wasn't the slightest bit disappointed! The post also revealed the new release date for the movie, which is January 12, 2018. We all know that most of the filmmakers and production house avoid clashing at the box office but the Nawab Khan believes that the different genres of films releasing on the same day show the diversity that Cinema can offer. Read More »