You Are Browsing ‘News’ Category

A 12-year-old Massachusetts girl used what she learned about creating a tourniquet from “The Hunger Games” to rescue her friend. The Gloucester Times reports Mackenzie George was playing in a Gloucester marsh with friends June 3 when she slipped and cut her calf open. Megan Gething jumped in to action and tied a pair of shorts around her friend’s...

“We sat down for lunch and just kind of discussed how we wanted to play it because when you hear that, you’re like, ‘Oh, OK, you just switch bodies,’ but [there are] these more intricate and really kind of interesting layers on top of it and both of us are playing it very different because our motivation is completely different,” Harry...

Julia Stiles is expecting her first child with fiance Preston Cook. Stiles representative Annick Muller confirmed the pregnancy to The Associated Press on Tuesday but didn’t offer any word on a due date. The 36-year-old actress is in London promoting her new TV show, “Riviera.” The host of a London radio show tweeted a picture of Stiles cradling...

Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne and New Edition have been added as performers at this month’s BET Awards. The network announced Tuesday that Post Malone and Roman GianArthur would join previously announced performers Bruno Mars, Migos and Future on June 25 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Other set to hit the stage include Trey Songz, Tamar Braxton...

“I’m so freakin proud of my girl and our #FastFamily. @galgadot you have given so many women permission to be GREAT and to step into their fierce powers,” he wrote, championing “Wonder Woman” for becoming an instant worldwide phenomenon. The actor revealed that he saw the film with his wife and daughter, whom he joked wouldn’t...

Al Pacino will star as late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in an upcoming HBO biopic directed by Barry Levinson. HBO says the film will focus on Paterno dealing with the fallout from the child sex abuse scandal involving his former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. The all-time winningest coach in major college football history was fired days after Sandusky’s...

“Yes, I am ready. I’m happy,” George told Natalie. “I’m excited.” One of the first celebs to learn George and Amal were expecting was Matt Damon, who found out last year. “Matt’s a really close friend and he’s also got four kids, so I can use a little counseling every once in a while,” George told Natalie...

Jerry Seinfeld is not a hugger and he let Kesha know it before a star-studded charity event in Washington earlier this week. Video shows Kesha interrupting an interview Seinfeld was doing with a local news reporter ahead of the “Night of Laughter & Song” event at the Kennedy Center on Monday. The singer wanted a hug from the comedian, but Seinfeld...

Even on a record-setting night at the Billboard Music Awards, Drake appeared a bit star-struck in meeting fellow Canadian performer Celine Dion backstage. The rapper posted a picture of himself and his father with Dion, who sang “My Heart Will Go On” from “Titanic” to mark the 20th anniversary of the film. ...

“My sister and niece live in Vegas. I’m hanging out with them and not trying to force my back into a dress,” she wrote, adding that she would still tune in to the live broadcast to catch John onstage.  And, she apparently did have time to do both. According to a press release, the 31-year-old caught up with the “Magic Mike” cast during...

Peter Hook of Manchester bands New Order and Joy Division tweeted that his daughter “made it home safe” from the Ariana Grande concert and added: “My heart goes out to all parents & those involved. Manchester stay strong.” “So desperately sad about Manchester.” — pop star Boy George, via Twitter “Not trying to #ThoughtsAndPrayers...

“They are all having a hard time. I’m having a hard time,” Snyder said. The Snyders are cornerstone players in Warner Bros. production of DC Comics films. He directed both “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and “Man of Steel” and is serving as a producer on the additional films in the DC Universe, including last year’s...

“Today is the day….. what’s it gonna be? boy or girl! #genderreveal,” Jason wrote, captioning an Insta photo of him and Brittany holding up balloons reading “It’s a boy!” and “It’s a girl!” The singer has two daughters, Keely, 14, and Kendyl, 9, from a previous marriage, who later helped announce their...

A sonogram showed his son was born with holes in the wall separating the right and left sides of the heart and a blocked pulmonary valve, Kimmel said. The baby, nicknamed Billy, was taken by ambulance to Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles to undergo surgery to open the valve. “The longest three hours of my life,” Kimmel said. Billy will have another open-heart surgery within six months to repair the openings and then a third procedure when he’s a young teen, but he came home six days after the surgery and is “doing...

And right now, David said Blaine is taking things “moment by moment.” For the first two seasons, Blaine was a villain on the show, one who put himself first, and David does miss some of the swagger old Blaine had. “You miss the smarmy charm and the one-liners. He had such great words they provided him with to say. But the new guy, he’s like...

Paris Jackson has agreed to take on a big screen role a few months after making her television acting debut. Deadline and USA Today report that Michael Jackson’s daughter will appear opposite David Oyelowo in an untitled dark comedy directed by Nash Edgerton and produced by Amazon Studios. A representative for Jackson didn’t immediately...

The latest tabloid rumor says that Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are already talking about signing a $760 million prenup. At least that’s what In Touch claims. According to its latest issue, Lopez and Rodriguez have fallen so hard for each other which led to talks about getting married. The gossip magazine further stated that before they do, both parties involved...

Miley Cyrus’ naked photos just got leaked online. It seems that her photos were stolen and these were posted on a website. The We Can’t Stop hitmaker is not the first to have suffered from the same type of problem. It seems that the X-rated website previously posted nude photos of Amanda Seyfried and Emma Watson just last month. While the website is shamelessly using naked photos of celebrities to help attract more visitors, Seyfried and Watson are not taking the matter lightly. Their legal teams are already working on their behalf...

We’ve all seen Oprah talk in front of the television camera. Whenever she opens her mouth to speak, it’s as if she is just entertaining friends; you can definitely tell that she is one very confident woman. However, did you know that there are also times that she feels vulnerable and intimidated by other people just like the rest of the population? Now, that’s...

Caitlyn Jenner is furious and is now accusing Ellen DeGeneres for ‘alienating’ her from the LGBTQ community. After her transition, Jenner appeared on the talk show host’s popular TV show in year 2015. In the said show, she told Ellen about her reservations on gay marriage in the past. Ellen on the other hand later told listeners on a radio broadcast during...

Ten is supposed to be a perfect number, and Melanie was close to celebrating ten years of marriage with her husband Stephen Belafonte, but nope. The former Spice Girls singer already filed for divorce, yet another celebrity marriage that ended in separation. Is the wish of forever not true is many relationships after all? According to sources, the 41-year-old singer...

Okay, so you will not actually be seeing the actor knock on your doorstep so that you could get a whiff of his perfume. But if you really are a big fan of the Mask of Zorro actor, you can now get an aroma of his sexiness right at the comfort of your home. We all remember Banderas from the days that he was still wearing a cape and a mask. The girls swooned at everything...

If you want to save yourself from being a victim of a burglar, you may be better off just collecting reasonably-priced gorgeous area rugs than that of expensive jewelry. Just think about it – you can show these off to your friends, and you do not need to keep it in a safe. Well, we guess that you can do away with just that when you are an ordinary person, but not...

Some  are now saying the the White House is slowly turning to another edition of Donald Trump’s Celebrity Apprentice? Why you say? No, it’s not because the President is ordering someone to do the décor and buy new cool coffee tables. Well, it seems that his daughter Ivanka Trump plans to join in on his reign as the US president. Formal announcement has already...

Basic isn’t a word we’d use to describe anything in Kylie Jenner’s adventurous wardrobe (or any of her sisters’). So it’s no surprise that the 17-year-old star manages to make a style statement even in her gym clothes. Courtesy Kylie Jenner “Basic workout attire,” Kylie sarcastically captioned the above photo on Instagram, wearing a cutout, caged dominatrix-style black top (or maybe a bathing suit?) with spandex and neon workout sneakers. She also had her hair extensions back in and a full-face of makeup on, so we’re...

Rumors spread around sometime in February that Jennifer made plans to divorce husband Ben Affleck 20 months after their separation. Flashback, the Alias actress supposedly called the relationship quits after she found out that Ben was flirting with their nanny. She denied the allegations though and told media that she only heard about the “nanny incident” after...

Lisbeth Salander is coming back to the big screen in 2018, but she won’t be played by Rooney Mara or Noomi Rapace. Columbia Pictures announced Monday a follow-up to “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” will begin production in September with a new cast, and Fede Alvarez will be the director. It’ll be based on author David Lagercrantz’s...

“Sunday funday at Muva house,” Chyna captioned one shot, in which she and her bestie strike similar poses. The 28-year-old rocked a high-waisted, striped bikini with ruffle detail, while Amber wore a retro one-piece with halter neckline and ruched bodice. Dream, meanwhile, accessorized her tassled white suit with a wide-brimmed hat. ...

  Andrew Hevia will cast local talent in the English-language project. Moonlight co-producer Andrew Hevia is developing a Hong Kong-based mystery thriller as his follow-up to the Oscar-winning film. Hevia, who lived in Hong Kong for a year in 2015 as a Fulbright scholar, is working with commercial director Joshua Wong for his feature directorial debut. Titled...

While gorgeous area rugs will eventually succumb to the test of time, Michelle Pfeiffer seems to be telling everybody that her time is not yet done as she is back in Hollywood. That’s right – her temporary break is ended. The 58-year old actress will be part of the cast for the upcoming American drama film, “Mother!”Starring with her will be Jennifer Lawrence...

  The ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ actors announced ‘La La Land’ instead of ‘Moonlight,’ the correct winner. In a stunning gaffe, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, stars of 1967’s classic Bonnie and Clyde, announced the wrong best picture winner at the Oscars on Sunday. Dunaway read the winner as La La Land instead of the real winner...

  The Emmy-nominated actor died over the weekend at age 61. Oscars morning brought with it the tragic news of Bill Paxton’s passing. The Emmy-nominated actor, whose four-decade career included roles in such films as Aliens, Twister and Titanic as well as on the TV shows Big Love and Hatfields & McCoys, died Saturday due to complications from surgery....

  A year ago, Chris Rock had the awkward duty of having to dedicate almost his entire Academy Awards opening monologue to the ongoing #OscarsSoWhite controversy. He might have wanted to joke about various stars in the audience and the nominated movies and all of that, but Rock gamely went out and addressed the elephant in the room over and over and over again...

“Cloverfield” director Matt Reeves has stepped in to direct “The Batman” for Warner Bros. just a few weeks after star Ben Affleck left the post. Warner Bros. said Thursday that Reeves would also produce the stand-alone film. Reeves, also known for directing “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” said he’s loved the Batman story...

  “And the award for best Steve Harvey impersonation goes to Warren Beatty.” Bonnie and Clyde duo Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway accidentally read the wrong best picture winner at the Oscars on Sunday night, awarding La La Land over Moonlight, the correct winner. The actors announced that the Damien Chazelle film had won the honor, with the cast...

  Best picture went to ‘Moonlight’ over ‘La La Land’ in the strangest and most fascinating Oscars moment ever, showcasing the awesomeness of live television. Live TV, man. There’s nothing like it. I had an outline for a review of the 2017 Oscars that talked about how it was a near-endless telecast that at least felt incredibly busy...

The screenplay for “Moonlight” and the scripts for “The Americans” and “Atlanta” were among the winners of this year’s Writers Guild Awards. Barry Jenkins’ script for the Oscar-nominated “Moonlight” won the Guild prize for best original screenplay. Oscar nominee Eric Heisserer of “Arrival” won...

“That’s a good question, and it’s not necessarily front and center, but there is very much reference within the other characters,” Peter said. “They’re aware of him and his abilities and his history, because certain people in the episode are kind of surprised by Mxy and then other people say, ‘No, this is his history, and...

Famous pals like Lamar Odom, Tom Arnold and Blac Chyna were on hand to help celebrate, with Chyna photobombing a funny snap of her own 4-year-old son, King Cairo, wrestling with Sebastian. Partygoers were also captured cheering Sebastian on as he showed off his dance moves to hits like Pharrell’s “Happy” and Silentó’s “Watch Me (Whip/Nae...

“Today” show host Hoda Kotb says she has adopted a baby girl. The co-anchor of the fourth hour of the NBC morning program said in an emotional phone interview Tuesday that she adopted a newborn and named her Haley Joy. The 52-year-old Kotb says the baby was born on Valentine’s Day. Kotb says the girl is “the love of my life.” A picture...

Kurt Cobain’s daughter has paid tribute to the late Nirvana frontman on what would have been his 50th birthday. Frances Bean Cobain posted a brief note on Instagram on Monday. She writes, “You are loved and you are missed. Thank you for giving me the gift of life.” ...

Courtesy of Disney Jon Favreau’s retelling of Disney’s The Jungle Book was the big winner at the 15th annual Visual Effects Society Awards, claiming five wins including in the top category of outstanding VFX in a photoreal feature. Tuesday at the Beverly Hilton, The Jungle Book also won trophies for animated character (King Louie), animated effects, compositing...

  “It’s utterly overwhelming,” says the actor Dev Patel of his banner awards season as we sit down at the offices of The Hollywood Reporter to record an episode of THR‘s ‘Awards Chatter’ podcast. Eight years after Patel first burst onto the scene with Slumdog Millionaire, he has, over the last six months, gone from the triumphant...

  5:48 PM PST 2/7/2017 by Natalie Jarvey The executive also defended his position on President Trump’s policy forum as “a great opportunity for me to have a direct pipeline to the president and the senior members of his team.” Disney CEO Bob Iger may not have attended the first meeting of President Donald Trump’s Economic Advisory...

  “We have a long way to go. It’s going to be hard. It’s easy to be angry on adrenaline, but it’s much, much harder when you are just tired, and this is going to be exhausting.” John Oliver is not excited as one might think to return to late-night TV. The Last Week Tonight host stopped by The Late Show on Tuesday for a talk...

Chanya Button will direct ‘Vita & Virginia,’ which follows the romance and friendship between Woolf and Vita Sackville-West. Eva Green and Gemma Arterton will star in drama Vita & Virginia, based on the true story of the love affair and friendship between literary icon Virginia Woolf and author Vita Sackville-West. The film will be directed by...

  “We’re very proud of her,” she says of ‘Scientology and the Aftermath ‘ star Leah Remini. “It’s a courageous thing to do.” A+E Networks president and CEO Nancy Dubuc has not been shying away from hot-button issues of late. The exec recently launched, to much success, a Scientology expose starring former church...

  Kenya Barris is teaming up with athletes-turned-producers Blake Griffin and Ryan Kalil for a new version of the 1992 sports comedy. White Men Can’t Jump is getting back into the game. Kenya Barris, the creator of ABC’s acclaimed comedy Black-ish, is teaming up with Los Angeles Clippers player Blake Griffin and Ryan Kalil of the NFL’s Carolina...

  With a murder mystery and all manner of tawdry darkness, The CW’s latest comic book adaptation isn’t your father’s take on Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the gang. Dares are about attitude, not aptitude. They’re about taking a ridiculous challenge and going with it, not necessarily how well you execute. The CW’s new drama...

The news is “Fantastic.” A spokeswoman for Kate Mara confirmed Monday that the actress and her “Fantastic Four” co-star Jamie Bell are engaged. The 33-year-old Mara has also appeared in such films as “Brokeback Mountain” and “The Martian” and in the Netflix series “House of Cards.” The 30-year-old Bell...