Arts&Culture


Johnson, Hart say they really were having that much fun
- June 17, 2016

Appoint him ambassador to everything? Considering Dwayne Johnson's relatively newfound dedication as Hollywood's action franchise Viagra and Kevin Hart becoming perhaps the biggest draw in comedy over the last few years, it was a mathematical certainty they would cross paths for their own action-comedy. (more...)
Ty Burrell recalls failed attempt to speak whale for Finding Dory Ty Burrell recalls failed attempt to speak whale for Finding Dory
- June 17, 2016

She certainly had not intended the sequel to be a starring vehicle for Dory . Directed by Andrew Stanton ( Finding Nemo , Wall-E), the film features the voices of Ellen DeGeneres , Albert Brooks , Ed O'Neill, Kaitlin Olson , Ty Burrell , Eugene Levy and Diane Keaton. (more...)
Karisma Kapoor, Sunjay Kapur split up Karisma Kapoor, Sunjay Kapur split up
- June 15, 2016

The custody of their two children - daughter Samiera and son Kiaan - went to Karisma, Ms Sathe said. The report also suggested that Karisma will be getting Sunjay's father's house transferred in her name, and Sunjay now has to purchase bonds worth Rs 14 crore for the children. (more...)
Obama to deliver statement about deadly nightclub shooting Obama to deliver statement about deadly nightclub shooting
- June 13, 2016

The massacre is the worst mass shooting in American history , and like several recent mass shootings was committed by a man with an AR-15 assault rifle. "After we escaped that is when we heard he held everyone hostage inside". Officials said that the gunman initially traded gunfire with an Orlando police officer who was working as a security guard at the club. (more...)
Telemundo reporter attacked on live TV in Philadelphia Telemundo reporter attacked on live TV in Philadelphia
- June 11, 2016

Just as her report nears its end a woman in a green t-shirt approaches and taps her on the arm, saying "Excuse me". Back at the Telemundo 62 studio, the shocked news anchor exclaimed "ay Dios mio" ("oh my God") and continued on with his script. (more...)
TSA reports signficant progress amid security line scrutiny TSA reports signficant progress amid security line scrutiny
- June 10, 2016

Travel Association president and CEO Roger Dow told The Hill. A total of 28 were found at MEM past year. The committee also heard from John Roth, the inspector general of the Homeland Security Department, whose report past year that his undercover operatives were able to slip through airport security checkpoints with weapons and phony bombs more than 95 percent of the time caused upheaval at the TSA. (more...)
Depp's 'Alice' bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' on top with $65M
- May 30, 2016

While early tracking had Alice on-pace for a debut in the $55-65 million range, the film likely underperformed due to a combination of poor critical reviews ( 34 percent on Metacritic ), the recent controversy surrounding Johnny Depp's personal life (including domestic abuse allegations from his wife, Amber Heard), and a general lack of interest in a sequel to a film that didn't really need one in the first place. (more...)
Kris Jenner is changing her name Kris Jenner is changing her name
- May 24, 2016

She shared: "When things get really bad, and I'm really down, I call my mom". She's going to have movers come and move all her stuff out of Kris's house while Kris is at lunch with Kourtney. Poor Kris, she's a grandmother and her children still haven't yet flown the coop . Rob sends his family into overdrive when he and Chyna post a series of videos making fun of the food that Kris stocked in the pantry of his new house. (more...)
PERSONAL SHOPPER starring Kristen Stewart stirrs up controversy at Cannes PERSONAL SHOPPER starring Kristen Stewart stirrs up controversy at Cannes
- May 18, 2016

Several leading film critics noted in their reviews that the boos had occurred, and some stars and attendees also took to Twitter to spread the news. Kristen Stewart is absolutely tremendous in Personal Shopper, with the film resting very much on her shoulders and having very few moments without her in them. (more...)
So, Kristen Stewart's New Movie Just Got Booed By Critics So, Kristen Stewart's New Movie Just Got Booed By Critics
- May 18, 2016

A new report from Variety seems to indicate that a press screening for Personal Shopper at the Cannes Film Festival didn't exactly go so well. Famously, Martin Scorsese's Taxi Driver was also heavily criticised by the crowd in 1976, as was Terrence Malick's more recent The Tree of Life. (more...)
Derby favorite Nyquist to sip from Stanley Cup
- May 08, 2016

My feelings have always been that we are too close. Scarborough Downs will once again host the biggest party of the season on Kentucky Derby Day (Saturday May 7) but this year, particular local attention will be paid to the "greatest two-minutes in sports", as prominent state of ME horse owners will saddle one of the morning line favorites in the $2-million classic. (more...)
Questions swirl about Prince's health with unexplained death Questions swirl about Prince's health with unexplained death
- May 06, 2016

The caller struggles to provide an address before saying they are at Paisley Park and "yes, it's Prince ". Prince was pronounced dead at 10:07am. Olson gave the same response when asked whether foul play was a motive, adding, "the rest of it is under investigation". There was no sign of trauma on the body, Sheriff Jim Olson said, suggesting the singer had died alone. (more...)
Brad Keselowski wins crazy crash-fest at Talladega
- May 04, 2016

Action at Talladega Superspeedway resumes the weekend of October 21-23, with the running of the fred's 250 Powered by Coca-Cola for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the Alabama 500 for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Kenseth said he prayed, while Patrick just closed her eyes... until the fire started in the vehicle, that is. "If you're wanting to go try something , you've got to be willing for it to not work, and if the race is a snooze-fest, you've got to accept that and own it. (more...)
Beyonce and Jay-Z pictured without wedding rings amid cheating speculation
- May 04, 2016

In typical Beyoncé fashion, she releases an album and the whole internet freaks out. Beyonce's fanbase have speculated over who was the woman described in the song lyric, since a majority of the songs in the new album focus on infidelity issues. (more...)
Clinton raises $26 million in April for primary bid Clinton raises $26 million in April for primary bid
- May 03, 2016

A candidate needs 2,383 delegates to win the nomination. Bernie Sanders and four for Hillary Clinton. Trump has support of 49 per cent likely voters and Cruz 34 per cent, followed by Kasich at 13 per cent. The Vermont senator was holding a news conference later Sunday to discuss his campaign and his plans to compete vigorously against Clinton in upcoming primaries in the spring, culminating in California's June 7 primary and the final contest in the District of Columbia later that month. (more...)
The Rock Clock will lay the smackdown on your snoozing ass The Rock Clock will lay the smackdown on your snoozing ass
- May 03, 2016

Yes, The Rock does not believe in the snooze function. Enjoy the free app, share your goals with me and world by using the hashtag #ProjectRock . These range from The Rock signing Good Morning Sunshine to him saying Beep Beep Beep over and over again. (more...)
John Krasinski signs on for new Jack Ryan series John Krasinski signs on for new Jack Ryan series
- May 03, 2016

The Jack Ryan series landed at Amazon with a series commitment, contrasting from their typical pilot testing method for potential shows. Jack Ryan will be a relatively new take on the character that wont directly adapt any of Tom Clancys many novels, nor will it have any connection to the films. (more...)
Taylor Swift has X-Men cameo Taylor Swift has X-Men cameo
- May 03, 2016

The new X-Men team led by Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) and Beast (Nicholas Holt) are tasked to save Charles and stop Apocalypse from destroying it. It also sees a glimpse of the new Blackbird in the film. Hmm, time to go play Swift's 1989 (like we need a reason) to get search for any more possible clues to this rather dazzling mystery cameo... The image shows Kinberg, James McAvoy, Sophie Turner , and Taylor Swift backstage during the singer's 1989 tour. (more...)
Obama says North Carolina's HB2 is wrong, should be overturned
- May 02, 2016

Tracy Morgan and Bryan Adams are two of the biggest names who have canceled shows in MS over its Religious Accommodations Act, while Cirque du Soleil , Bruce Springsteen, Ringo Starr, Pearl Jam, and Boston have all axed upcoming dates in North Carolina in light of the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act (or HB2 ). (more...)
Omar McLeod runs world-leading 13.08 seconds at Drake Omar McLeod runs world-leading 13.08 seconds at Drake
- May 02, 2016

She surged to the front on the homestretch and won by almost a half-second. "I could barely digest any food and I was just having enough energy to do life in general", Brown said. Also, St. Ansgar's Mariah Hulshizer finished 16 in the discus with a toss of 120 feet, 1 inch while teammate Haley Merten was 20 with a throw of 117-7. (more...)