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Amid sexual misconduct claims, James Franco skips Critics' Choice Awards

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One called him her mentor. The Times got quite colorful as they released details of some of the accusations. Five women have alleged James Franco inappropriate or sexually exploitative behavior. Studio 4 closed suddenly last fall. But she said the negative experiences were "red flags". "My promise to you is: I will never be silenced". "I'm really disappointed", Paley said. Read More »

Bella Thorne Apologizes for Tweet After Rob Lowe Calls Her Out

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On late Wednesday afternoon, she tweeted "F-k u 101 so santa Barbra [sic]". Lowe , 53, who first rose to fame in the 1980s as a member of the Brat Pack, replied, "This attitude is why people hate celebrities/Hollywood". Little did she know (or perhaps she did, which sort of makes this tale worse) the disaster had killed 17 people, with many, many more still missing. Read More »

Wow, Looks Like Mark Wahlberg is a Pretty Slippery Snake

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Formally vetoed the Oscar victor [Plummer] in a letter to financiers until his demand for additional payment was met". It was depressing enough that most of the film's cast and crew worked for nothing during Thanksgiving week because former star Kevin Spacey assaulted and harassed many, many young boys ( Michelle Williams took $80 per diem), but Wahlberg's greedy stand-off is beyond reprehensible. Read More »

Funke Akindele to star in Hollywood blockbuster Avengers: Infinity Wars

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Everything before Avengers 4 and everything after. Production has wrapped on Avengers 4 , and to celebrate the Russos posted an image of their wrap cake on social media. The way he holds them certainly makes it seem as though they might serve a greater objective, which means it's likely they are the very same B.A.R.F. Read More »

Rabblecast 516 - Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi Review

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People's opinions of Star Wars: The Last Jedi seem to be held pretty firm and they're unlikely to be changed. Regardless of what faults the film may have, however, The Last Jedi is a box office success the world over. "So if you really want to dig into it and get an explanation, you can say that he doesn't 100 percent know what happened to the lightsaber". This will probably be explored over the next couple of years as Star Wars 9 nears completion. Read More »

Trump golf courses mentioned in Russian Federation inquiry

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Dianne Feinstein released a 312-page transcript of Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson's August interview with the Senate Judiciary Committee . Feinstein released the testimony without consulting Judiciary chairman Senator Charles Grassley, or any other Republicans on the committee, all of whom were understandably troubled by Feinstein's action. Read More »

Game of Thrones spin-off launch date confirmed - but big changes announced

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At the time the new developments were announced HBO said they would "explore different time period of the vast and rich universe". "This story, 'A Song of Fire and Ice, ' is done". We don't know yet when exactly Game of Thrones will premiere in 2019 (until season seven's summer release, the show normally aired in spring), so we are likely more than two years away from a spin-off. Read More »

Is Kylie Jenner in Labor? Fans Are Convinced She Is!

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So far, neither Kylie nor any of her famous relatives have commented on the rumors of labor but sources exclusively tells In Touch that those close to Ky are preparing for labor. "It's a very exciting time in the Kardashian home, but there's a lot going on". But, in the case that Kylie actually is pregnant and in labor: Holy crap. Read More »

Paige Determined to Make a Comeback Despite WWE Retirement

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Paige is just 25, so she has plenty left to accomplish in all walks of life, even if it isn't in a wrestling ring in the WWE . She has been pulled from the Women's Royal Rumble and everything is pointing that she will be relegated to a non-physical role in the company going forward. Read More »

9 best-dressed stars at the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards

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Big Little Lies , which also stars Reese Witherspoon , Shailene Woodley and Laura Dern , also won the Critics' Choice Award for Best Limited Series . The white theme could indicate a theme of innocence and purity, giving the message that women who share their sexual assault stories should be listened to, instead of doubted. Read More »

John Wick TV series The Continental is going ahead at Starz

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Named after the hotel where assassins come to kick back, relax, get a drink, and not murder each other, The Continental will be set in Los Angeles (not New York City, like the films) and "maintain the urgency of the action along with the dry humor from the John Wick movies". Read More »

Oprah's Partner on 2020 Bid: 'She Would Absolutely Do It'

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He said he spoke to a lot of people around her, and "there's basically bedlam in Oprahland" with many people around Winfrey begging her to run for president in 2020 following her emotional speech accepting the Cecil B. "I don't think she had any intention (of declaring)". King said: "She loves this country and would like to be of service in some way". Despite Winfrey's denials, she tweeted in September a New York Post editorial that trumpeted her as the Democrats' best hope of beating ... Read More »

Leonardo DiCaprio To Star In Quentin Tarantino's Upcoming Charles Manson Movie

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At the moment, no one is precisely sure regarding the details of the film, but supposedly it will take place in the summer of 1969 - the Summer of Love - during Manson's murder spree. Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds . Furthermore, the director has famously said he'll only ever helm ten movies in his career, and as this will be his ninth, the film is now being referred to as #9 in promotional circles. Read More »

Seal accuses Oprah Winfrey of knowing about Harvey Weinstein assaults

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Steve Bannon (James Corden) and President Trump (Reggie Watts) reminisced on happier times. Winfrey, whose speech at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, polled third with 20 percent. "Does our current president have the skill set to be president?" he answered. Elizabeth Warren (12/1), California Sen. This obsession with celebrity has not only played a major part in dumbing down the political culture and corroding social cohesion in the United States, it has done so throughout the West. Read More »

James Franco and Tommy Wiseau: Winning Best Actor for the Worst Movie

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During his acceptance speech, Franco pulled out his Wiseau impersonation again, joking that Wiseau once was stuck in traffic during the Golden Globes and vowed to make his own movie. While others were outraged at Jackman being snubbed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. He also thanked his brother, but not before the wrap-up music began to play. Read More »

Men Spinoff Gambit Loses Director Gore Verbinski

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The character had a brief appearance in 2009's X-Men Origins: Wolverine, played by Taylor Kitsch. The Hollywood Reporter , who broke the news of the date change along with the release date shifts for Deadpool 2 and The New Mutants , claimed that studio insiders are still enthusiastic about the troubled project, which they describe as a heist movie with comedic elements. Read More »

Lou Williams Ruins Kevin Durant's 20K Night in Warriors 125-106 Loss

The Warriors plan to reevaluate Curry then. He sprained it again December 4 against the New Orleans Pelicans and missed the next 11 games. But what is incredible is that they piled up this 33-9 record despite the fact that Steph Curry and Kevin Durant have missed a combined 22 games due to injuries. Read More »

Gillian Anderson Confirms Her Exit From FOX's 'The X-Files'

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She also confirmed that she's walking away from Starz drama American Gods after showrunners Bryan Fuller and Michael Green quit the series. Gillian Anderson has confirmed that she's leaving American Gods . Anderson said she was "incredibly humbled and grateful" to receive the 2,625th star. So apparently she was fine coming back to give the show a more ceremonious send off than it originally had and letting Scully have one last hurrah, but she's ready to move on from that part of her ... Read More »

Transgender Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton has died at 32

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The transgender reality star, who rose to fame on back in the 2009 series, passed away on Wednesday. On the show, she said: "I regretted it as soon as I had it". Earlier we reported that the Rebekah Shelton , star of Big Brother in 2009 had died, it turns out, thankfully, that she is alive and well and living in Dubai. Read More »

Celine Dion to perform in Singapore for first time in July

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As she got on with the show the singer thanked her audience for their patience. Dion's concerts in Singapore are part of her month-long Celine Dion Live 2018 Tour, in which she will stop at a number of Asian cities. "I'm going to go see her show". The statement added that Dion should be able to return to the stage for her next scheduled concert on Friday. Dion managed to offer some kind words of support for the woman, saying: "2018 we're gonna make a change for your baby". Read More »

Frances McDormand Wins Actress Drama Globe For 'Three Billboards'

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award® victor Frances McDormand ) makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby (Academy Award® nominee Woody Harrelson), the town's revered chief of police. Read More »

'Thor: Ragnarok' gag reel is the funniest thing of the day!

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Entitled Team Darryl, the two-parter was originally rolled out a year ago, when Chris Hemsworth and Co. poked fun at Marvel's decision to exclude the God of Thunder from Captain America: Civil War . Journey into Mystery - A deep dive story piece with the writers, director and producer Kevin Feige about which comics directly inspired " Thor: Ragnarok ". Read More »

Former WWE Star To Compete In The Women's Royal Rumble

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And with the details of the women's Royal Rumble match being the same as the men's match, many began to speculate on certain aspects of the match and how they will go. This all but confirms that there will be at least one, but likely more, surprise entrant in the women's Royal Rumble match. McCool, per Johnson's report, is not "100 percent locked in" to appear just yet, but she has spoken with WWE about turning up. Read More »

Altered Carbon | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix

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In the distant future, human consciousness can be digitized and downloaded into different bodies. Takeshi is brought back by Bancroft for the sole objective of uncovering his murder, but it looks like he will be dragged into something deeper and much more complicated. Read More »