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XFL Return Rumored As WWE Head Vince McMahon Forms New Investment Venture

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The possible resurrection of the XFL is already receiving criticism. XFL, a joint venture between the then-WWF and NBC , suffered awful ratings after an initial spike of interest, thanks to wonky timeslots and poorly played football. Whatever Vince McMahon's "Alpha Entertainment" is, it's self-funded & separate from WWE. If he announced that WWE were re-launching, investors wouldn't be pleased, hence the different entity. Read More »

SAG Awards nominations revealed; here's who made the cut

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The actors also rewarded one of their own, writer-director Greta Gerwig, with a prized Ensemble slot for " Lady Bird " (A24) as well as Actress ( Saoirse Ronan ) and Supporting Actress ( Laurie Metcalf ). Winners will be announced during a January 21 telecast hosted by Kristen Bell . Morgan Freeman will receive the lifetime achievement award. Actor: Timothée Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name; James Franco, The Disaster Artist; Daniel Kaluuya , Get Out; Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour; ... Read More »

The US Federal Communication Corporation Repeals Net Neutrality

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Without it, providers can effectively divide up the internet, deciding which sites to give preferential treatment to, potentially based on whoever can afford to pay them more. It's undoubtedly going to be a fight to correct the FCC's latest actions, as it's largely expected to change the internet as we know it. "California can regulate business practices to require net neutrality, condition state contracts on adhering to net neutrality, and require net neutrality as part of cable franchise ... Read More »

Mira Sorvino, Ashley Judd on Weinstein 'Smear Campaign': 'I Remember This Well'

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This type of comment is not unusual - it can happen with any studio on any film, when different actor's names come up in conversation - but once you hear negative feedback about somebody, you don't forget it. "The Miramax smear campaign [was] in full swing", Peter Jackson said. Nearly every story of Harvey Weinstein scandal included a fear of losing opportunities in the race of making a career in Hollywood industry, not only Sorvino and Judd but many women who came forward and accused ... Read More »

Dustin Hoffman Net Worth: The Actor Faces New Sexual Harassment Allegations

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However, things took an awkward turn after he sent his daughter home from their hotel room "because it was a school night and she had homework", and Thomas was "left in the hotel room with him alone". She says that Hoffman invited her to his room and then emerged naked from the shower. Representatives for Hoffman did not make him available to provide comment for the Variety story, but Hoffman's attorney Mark A. Read More »

The 2018 SAG Awards Nominations Are Here

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As one of the steadiest bellwethers of the Academy Awards, the SAG Awards have considerable sway on the Oscar race. Actresses Olivia Munn and Niecy Nash announced the nominees for the 24th annual SAG Awards at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood , California, on Wednesday morning. Read More »

DC's 'Titans': First Look at Hawk and Dove

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They were granted powers by the Lords of Order and Chaos that granted Hawk super strength, speed and stamina and Dove has magical and tactical abilities. The series also stars Anna Diop (24) as Starfire, Ryan Potter ( Big Hero 6 ) as Beast Boy, Teagan Croft (Home and Away) as Raven and Lindsey Gort (The Carrie Diaries) as Amy Rohrbach. Read More »

Carrie Fisher's dog reportedly got emotional during 'The Last Jedi' premiere

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How many times did you cry during The Last Jedi when thinking about Carrie Fisher? Help, Carrie Fisher's dog went to a screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi and recognised her on the screen, and now I'm crying forever. Meanwhile Carrie's human child, her daughter Billie Lourd, has posted an emotional pic of herself hugging her mum on Instagram . The actress - who passed away at the age of 60 in December 2016 - made her final outing as General Leia Organa in the eighth instalment ... Read More »

Harry and Meghan's wedding day set

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Kensington Palace said in a tweet: "His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle will marry on 19th May 2018". Windsor Castle, west of London, is one of 's main residences. For her first royal family Christmas, Kate Middleton came up with the flawless solution: a handmade gift. Mr Knauf said Harry and Ms Markle "want the public to feel part of their day" - and are looking at ways to achieve that. Read More »

Ohio Abortion Ban in Case of Down Syndrome on Kasich's Desk

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A pro-life bill protecting preborn babies with a probable Down syndrome diagnosis has been sent to Governor John Kasich's desk for his signature into law. Opponents of the bill argue that Kasich should veto it because, they argue, it is unconstitutional. "This legislation callously disregards the unique circumstances that surround each woman's pregnancy". Read More »

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' boasts $45 million opening night

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May the force of Rochester be with you when you're watching the new " Star Wars ", film. That's a few more theaters than for last year's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which opened at 4,157 locations. That figure is projected to include $200 million from the United States and Canada alone. " Last Jedi " began rolling out on Wednesday in global markets, where it has brought in $60.8 million in its first two days, Disney said. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel's emotional plea to Congress after son's surgery

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The host had taken a week off due to his son Billy's second heart surgery , with celeb pals Chris Pratt, Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris, and Melissa McCarthy helping to fill in. "About one in eight children are covered only by CHIP". "Now CHIP has become a bargaining chip", said Kimmel. "Which means parents of children with cancer and diabetes and heart problems are about to get letters saying their coverage could be cut off next month", he said. Read More »

Tupac Murder Weapon Has Disappeared

It's now come to light that the murder weapon was found two years after his death, but subsequently went missing when it was handed from one police force to another. On the night he died, Orlando "Baby Lane" Anderson from the Crips gang was beaten up by Tupac and his entourage. After ordering a ballistic testing, the deputy found that the results were a match for the firearm used to kill Tupac . Read More »

Ryan Reynolds Trolls Disney With This Cheeky Deadpool Photo

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Ryan Reynolds took to Twitter today to share all-new promo art for the highly anticipated film DEADPOOL 2 . But more on that later, as below you'll see a cheeky, Photoshopped image of Deadpool having a run-in with the law. Ryan Reynolds' running commentary of the Disney-Fox merger has undoubtedly brought some welcome, light-hearted fun to all the negotiations and red tape. Read More »

'Roseanne' revival to premiere on ABC in March

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REUTERS/Mario AnzuoniRoseanne Barr will be joined by a lot of the original cast members of " Roseanne " in the show's upcoming reboot. The show will then settle into Tuesdays at 8 p.m. The original series ran for nine seasons on ABC and was widely praised for its portrayal of working class Americans. Barr will return as Roseanne Conner, with John Goodman as Dan Conner, Laurie Metcalf as Jackie Harris, Michael Fishman as D.J. Read More »

'Terrorist' explosion in Manhattan injures 4; suspect named

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said during a news conference that the "reality turned out better than initial expectation and fear" of a bomb going off on the subway. "We will go forward, and we will go forward together". "I will still eventually go back to work". President Trump was briefed on the incident Monday, according to the White House , and New York Mayor de Blasio, D, was briefed as well, his office reported . Read More »

James Corden Almost Named His Daughter Beyonce

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The singer took over hosting duties Tuesday when the late-night host had to bail on his show because his wife was having a baby. "We found this butcher shop in Greenwich village, and we'd go nearly every weekend when I was about 11 or 12 years old do sleight-of-hand magic", she said. Read More »

Rajkummar Rao's Newton out of the 2018 Oscars race

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Inxeba was named the year's Best Foreign Film by the African American Film Critics Association this week before walking away with Best Film at the International Queer & Migrant Film Festival in Amsterdam. The movies that have advanced are "A Fantastic Woman" (Chile), "In the Fade from Germany", "the Cannes Palme D'or victor The Square", "On Body and Soul" from Hungary, "Loveless" from Russia, " The Wound " from South Africa, "Foxtrot" from Israel, "Felicite" from Senegal and "The Insult" from ... Read More »

Actresses Will Wear Only Black At 2018 Golden Globes In Protest

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This coordinated sartorial initiative is certainly not unprecedented , but it's hard to ignore the striking choice of black to send a political message about the gravity of the issue - sexual assault, harassment and abuse of power - in combination with the black being worn for the entire outfit, not just a ribbon. Read More »

Dustin Hoffman Accused By 3 More Women of Sexual Assault, Misconduct

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After dinner, Karina, Hoffman and Thomas waited at Hoffman's hotel room for Thomas' parents to pick her up, but before they arrived, Karina went home to finish her homework, leaving Thomas alone with Hoffman, Thomas said. Afterward, the assistant said Hoffman would like to see her again, and she met him at the Watergate hotel. "It was as if he had researched me", she said. Read More »