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Culture Which BBC stars earn the most... and how much
Author: 0 Which BBC stars earn the most... and how much

Kemp told presenters Susanna Reid and Piers Morgan: "I think some people will be unhappy [when they discover the stars' pay], and that's understandable". Amanda Mealing, who also stars in Casualty as well as Holby City , is the corporation's highest paid actress, receiving between £250,000 and £300,000.

Culture Ben Affleck Felt Like a
Author: 0 Ben Affleck Felt Like a "Serious Actor" After Gay Kiss

Remember Ben Affleck's gay kiss in Chasing Amy? See, the quote was relayed over the weekend by Kevin Smith at Los Angeles' Outfest , in which he was discussing the filming of the LGBT-friendly indie comedy Chasing Amy on its 20 year anniversary.

Culture Audi Ad In China Compares Women To Preowned Cars, Sparks Backlash
Author: 0 Audi Ad In China Compares Women To Preowned Cars, Sparks Backlash

But their ordeal is not over, yet. The scene ends when the bride covers her chest, suggesting that the mother-in-law has forgotten to look at her breasts. Audi sales in China were down 15% in the first half of 2017. China is Audi's largest single market in the world. The company sold 591,554 vehicles in the Asian country a year ago, second only to its sales in Europe, numbering 860,600.

Culture Is Rock Music's Popularity Dying Off? This Survey Thinks So
Author: 0 Is Rock Music's Popularity Dying Off? This Survey Thinks So

It should come as no surprise that hip-hop has rightfully taken its crown on top. In Canada, rap and hip-hop also dominated the first half of the year, thanks to Drake, The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar , although Nielsen Canada's mid-year report doesn't seem to break down consumption the same way as they did in the US.

Culture Arsenal vs Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Arsenal vs Bayern Munich

German newspaper Bild claims on their website that Chelsea and Serie A champions Juventus are also keeping close tabs on the 27-year-old, who is understood to have fell down the pecking order following James Rodriguez's move to the Allianz Arena from Real Madrid .

Culture Chris Hardwick Hits AGT Golden Buzzer For
Author: 0 Chris Hardwick Hits AGT Golden Buzzer For "Chosen One" Angelica Hale

He had that responsibility in the Judge Cuts, and for most of the episode , we weren't sure what he would do. Hale battled serious illness before impressing on the AGT stage. Check the video below. " Angelica? You are the chosen one!" Chris' jaw dropped and everyone just stood up and gave her well deserved standing ovation.

Culture Two New Ships Not 'Enough,' So Disney Cruise Line Adds A Third
Author: 0 Two New Ships Not 'Enough,' So Disney Cruise Line Adds A Third

It now operates four ships, which in the US sail from San Diego, Miami and Port Canaveral in Florida, New York City, San Juan, Puerto Rico, and Galveston, Texas. Ken Potrock, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Disney Vacation Club, said, "The opening of Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney's Wilderness Lodge in just a few days and the announcement of our next planned development, Disney Riviera Resort, demonstrate the incredible momentum underway at Disney Vacation Club".

Culture Travel the Cosmos in 'A Wrinkle in Time' Trailer
Author: 0 Travel the Cosmos in 'A Wrinkle in Time' Trailer

In addition, the film stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw ( Concussion, Black Mirror ), Michael Peňa ( The Martian ), Levi Miller ( Pan ), Deric McCabe , Rowan Blanchard ( Spy Kids 4 ) and Storm Reid ( 12 Years a Slave , Sleight ). team - who wouldn't say yes to that?" she told Times. While we have only seen a short 1:49-minute teaser trailer, the 2018 film has already sparked keen discussion from online fans.

Author: 0 'Game of Thrones' season premiere sets stage, nods at books

She is now back in the North, at Winterfell, along with her brother (or should we say cousin?) Jon Snow , who is the new King in the North. "Everyone who's every crossed her, she found a way to murder", Sansa says. In the end, both of them had their men killed by beasts: a boar and starving hounds. In last season of GOT , Arya Stark (a girl has no name) killed Walder Frey and his sons.

Culture Two new Harry Potter-themed books coming this fall
Author: 0 Two new Harry Potter-themed books coming this fall

Both volumes are aligned with the British Library's upcoming Harry Potter exhibition, A History of Magic , which manifests itself on October 20 and runs through February 20. "This holiday season, we are excited to introduce new Christmas themed experiences that further extend J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World into the lifestyle of our fans and consumers", said Peter van Roden, Senior Vice President, Global Themed Entertainment, Warner Bros.

Culture Singer Aaron Carter, girlfriend arrested in Georgia
Author: 0 Singer Aaron Carter, girlfriend arrested in Georgia

Aaron slammed the "lies" in a series of angry Twitter posts on Monday (17Jul17), and on Tuesday (18Jul17), he sat down for an interview with US news show Entertainment Tonight in a bid to clear up reports about his arrest and put a stop to the drug accusations once and for all.

Culture White House offers support for net neutrality rollback
Author: 0 White House offers support for net neutrality rollback

However, Ajit Pai, the agency's chairman, wants to revisit those rules, claiming they're burdensome and have reduced investment. Net Neutrality makes sure there is room for creativity and equal access for any internet user. The White House's comments are a contrast to one that Trump made about net neutrality nearly three years ago. And there is large bipartisan support for net neutrality.

Culture Nagaland: Liezietsu to prove majority tomorrow; Zeliang already projected as next CM
Author: 0 Nagaland: Liezietsu to prove majority tomorrow; Zeliang already projected as next CM

This directive came following the dismissal of the writ petition filed by Liezietsu at the Kohima Bench Guwahati High Court . Governor of Nagaland , PB Acharya has directed Speaker of Nagaland Legislative Assembly to summon an emergency Special Session of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly on July 19 at 09:30 am to test the majority support of the present cabinet led by Chief Minister, Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu .

Culture New Red Band Trailer For LEATHERFACE Released
Author: 0 New Red Band Trailer For LEATHERFACE Released

Check out the trailer below and be warned, this one might stick with you. Check it out above. Leatherface went into pre-production back in 2014 with French directors Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo (Inside), and filming reportedly wrapped in the summer of 2015.

Culture Disney's immersive 'Star Wars' hotel is a Jedi dream come true
Author: 0 Disney's immersive 'Star Wars' hotel is a Jedi dream come true

The footage clearly shows Daisy Ridley training to fight three opponents in a light saber duel. The attraction will be called Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge . From the moment you "board the starship" - or enter the hotel - you'll be placed within a Star Wars-like story, making hotel guests "active citizens" of the galaxy.

Culture Harry Styles' swearing is the reason Dunkirk is a 12A!
Author: 0 Harry Styles' swearing is the reason Dunkirk is a 12A!

Styles says he has not given much thought to whether he will pursue this new career, though he loved this role so much he would "absolutely do this one again". "I don't know in what other situation someone gets to do what he did so he was pretty incredible to be around". And I was pretty in awe of him (Nolan) the whole time I was filming.

Culture Islanders question whether Gabby Allen feelings for Marcel Somerville are real
Author: 0 Islanders question whether Gabby Allen feelings for Marcel Somerville are real

Boys you will be asking the questions. You definitely wouldn't recognise the Islanders a few years back... Jamie then asked whether her mum was right in saying the hunk was "The One". Gabby replies: 'Sorry if you were midway through a sentence... "You've got to forget about all these other people coming in, the only person in this villa I wanted was you and that's why I made a play for you".

Culture Lawyer: Russian developer's staffer also at Trump Tower meet
Author: 0 Lawyer: Russian developer's staffer also at Trump Tower meet

Trump Jr. accepted Goldstone's offer to meet with the Russian lawyer and went on to set up the meeting at Trump Tower. Sekulow, in multiple interviews on Sunday, tried to downplay the controversy over the 2016 meeting, apparently held after an intermediary said a Russian lawyer could have damaging information on Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton .

Culture Game of Thrones uses Level 3's content delivery network for streaming
Author: 0 Game of Thrones uses Level 3's content delivery network for streaming

After all, death is a sort of iconic element of Game of Thrones . A further 788,000 tuned in for the repeat at the more UK-friendly time of 9pm on Monday 17th July. The Last of Us is available now for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Not surprisingly, this massive influx of viewers to HBO's online services led to some glitches across HBO's platform, where it operates the HBO GO streaming service for pay TV viewers, and HBO NOW, a $15 per month option for cord cutters.

Culture Conte signs new deal at Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte signs new deal at Chelsea

Chelsea confirmed the deal just as the manager and his squad departed for Beijing, and a three-match preseason tour of China and Singapore, on Tuesday evening with Conte describing the team's achievements a year ago as "something amazing" in the club's statement.

Author: 0 Trunks gets his own Dragon Ball FighterZ trailer

The beta will feature nine playable characters for players to sink their joysticks into. He will be joined by the Mystique Fighter , no less than his son Gohan. Head over to the following YouTube link (ready for embedding) to check out Trunks as he demolishes any and all enemies that dare challenge him in DRAGON BALL FighterZ .

Culture Bella Thorne Talks Extensively About Scott Disick & the Kardashians
Author: 0 Bella Thorne Talks Extensively About Scott Disick & the Kardashians

Fans reportedly told Puth that Thorne was still with Posey while she was also seeing him, which led Puth to unleash a Twitter rant detailing how hurt he was. "And then Charlie saw an old news article and he didn't look at the date, and the date is old, and it's about me and Ty", Bella continued. Yo, basically, like, me and Ty stopped dating.

Culture 'Outlander' stars struggle with the past in new trailer
Author: 0 'Outlander' stars struggle with the past in new trailer

In the new trailer, audiences see how she reacts when she learns Jamie may still be out there for her to find. But if/when they find each other, will they be the same people who fell in love all those years ago? Her time in the past hopefully hasn't had a negative effect on her modern surgery skills.

Culture Dragon Ball FighterZ New Characters Confirmed; First Online Mode Details Revealed
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ New Characters Confirmed; First Online Mode Details Revealed

The Namekian fighter will have technical skills, his charge techniques and his ability to extend his arms to his opponents and grasping them. He has a variety of methods to break the opponent's guard. Dragon Ball FighterZ has added on two more playable characters, with the announcement of Krillin and Piccolo. Android 18's better half also use Destructo Disc, which is most of the time very tough to fight against.

Culture Sampdoria make ambitious Wilshere move
Author: 0 Sampdoria make ambitious Wilshere move

Wilshere has 12 months left on his current contract and Sampdoria have approached the Gunners in a bid to bring him to Serie A. The Italian side have offered £6m up-front for the England star, with a further £1.5m in add-ons. However, Wenger believes Wilshere will stay and fight for his place - and a new deal - next season. Keeper Wojciech Szczesny is now in Turin having a medical with Juventus, while Lucas Perez, Carl Jenkinson, Mathieu Debuchy and Kieran Gibbs have all not travelled ...

Culture Dolly Parton And Kenny Rogers To Perform Together One Last Time
Author: 0 Dolly Parton And Kenny Rogers To Perform Together One Last Time

Highlighting the once-in-a-lifetime concert will be the last-ever performance of Rogers and his frequent duet partner, Dolly Parton . "Whether we do something else, I don't know", Rogers said. Rogers, whose hits include "Lucille" and "The Gambler", said in 2015 that he meant to retire and embarked on a world farewell tour . It'll be an arduous task, as Rogers has charted more than 40 singles, on either the country or pop charts, and sometimes both.

Culture Rogic's Celtic team-mate charged after ill-tempered UCL clash
Author: 0 Rogic's Celtic team-mate charged after ill-tempered UCL clash

The Hoops on the other hand, had received five cards during the game, and they are now being charged with the improper conduct of the team, while striker Leigh Griffiths has been accused of provoking the home fans as he tied up a scarf of his club to the woodwork on the stadium.

Culture Rihanna dazzles in pretty pink gown at Valerian premiere
Author: 0 Rihanna dazzles in pretty pink gown at Valerian premiere

Luc Besson: Rare release with his wife and three children for the premiere of ValerianA real parterre of stars was expected for the Hollywood premiere of Valerian but it was the family of the director who created the event. However they are soon given an assignment from the Minister of Defense, asking them to visit Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and culture.

Culture IndyCar Racing Odds: Honda Indy Toronto 7/14/17
Author: 0 IndyCar Racing Odds: Honda Indy Toronto 7/14/17

His Andretti Racing Honda had been underperforming all weekend but he turned the corner when he finished eighth in qualifying. That marked his first podium finish in Toronto . "I felt our auto was very competitive all weekend", Pagenaud said. You came even when the weather wasn't looking awesome and hung out with us and we appreciate it.

Culture Pope Benedict's brother blamed for culture of abuse at German Catholic school
Author: 0 Pope Benedict's brother blamed for culture of abuse at German Catholic school

Those who were abused gave accounts of what happened for the report. The alleged perpetrators are unlikely to face criminal charges because of the amount of time that has elapsed. Hundreds of former choir singers responded to requests for information. The choir was led from 1964 to 1994 by Benedict's brother, the Rev. Georg Ratzinger .

Culture 'Walking Dead' resumes production after stuntman's death
Author: 0 'Walking Dead' resumes production after stuntman's death

Assistant director Matthew Goodwin told a responding officer that Bernecker was supposed to fall from a balcony over a railing onto "a pad made of a layer of 22-inch boxes, port-a-pit pads, and a large pad", according to a report from the Coweta County Sheriff's Office.

Culture James Franco is Tommy Wiseau on first poster for The Disaster Artist
Author: 0 James Franco is Tommy Wiseau on first poster for The Disaster Artist

True, Franco is still altogether too handsome to play the craggy Wiseau, even when sporting a lustrous black wig. At its SXSW premiere, The Disaster Artist received a standing ovation and universally rave reviews . These two endearing misfits move to L.A. and try to live the Hollywood dream by making their very own feature film, but end up embarking on a wildly unpredictable and hilariously unforgettable production.

Culture United Kingdom inflation unexpectedly slows to 2.6% in June
Author: 0 United Kingdom inflation unexpectedly slows to 2.6% in June

The pound dropped from a 10-month high versus the dollar as United Kingdom inflation unexpectedly slowed in June, reducing the chances of an imminent interest-rate increase by the Bank of England . The Bank of England on Thursday cut interest rates to a record low 0.25 percent in a vast stimulus package aimed at preventing recession after Brexit.

Culture Telltale Games could be making Batman and Wolf Among Us sequels
Author: 0 Telltale Games could be making Batman and Wolf Among Us sequels

If there is any Telltale series that has even managed to come close to garnering the kind of acclaim that The Walking Dead did, it's probably The Wolf Among Us . Harrington only really tweets his own Instagram photos, music videos, and things that are directly related to his voice acting output, so it seems that he has a direct connection to the Telltale project.

Culture Scream Recruited Rappers Tyga and CJ Wallace for Season 3
Author: 0 Scream Recruited Rappers Tyga and CJ Wallace for Season 3

The show's new creative team includes Queen Latifah , who also began her career in music before moving onto acting, as an executive producer. The pair will reportedly showcase completely different world-views, and "when Jamal's ambitions don't line up with Deion's, it forces them to decide exactly how they fit into each other's lives".

Culture Prabhas' new Cool And Casual Avatar will leave you spellbound
Author: 0 Prabhas' new Cool And Casual Avatar will leave you spellbound

Saaho will be co-produced by Vamsi and Pramod. Reportedly, the actor has resumed a shooting for the film. If you are a fan of Prabhas then get ready to rejoice as we have some awesome news in store for you. Also Read: Did Prabhas really approach Anushka Shetty for Saaho? Prabhas is likely to join to shoot of Saaho next month. And the report suggests that Prabhas himself will dub for the Hindi version.

Culture Bollywood superstars dazzle at India film awards
Author: 0 Bollywood superstars dazzle at India film awards

Neerja received the best film of the year award while the best direction award went to Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury for his much-acclaimed film " Pink ", a female-centric court room drama. Katrina Kaif & Alia Bhatt pose along with the AirIndia Maharaja statue at the IIFA Rocks. "The Untold Story, ' 'Neerja , ' 'Pink , ' 'Sultan" and 'Udta Punjab " to bag the honour.

Culture Ed Sheeran Had A Cameo Game Of Thrones Season 7 Premiere
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran Had A Cameo Game Of Thrones Season 7 Premiere

Independent.co.uk reported that it makes an appearance in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series. "The head-f*** for me has been trying to work out why people dislike me so much", Sheeran told The Sun earlier this month. Ed Sheeran's cameo on Game Of Thrones Season 7 did create quite a stir on social media. Sheeran does still have an Instagram account, which he posts to regularly.

Culture So, Taylor Swift was probably not transported in giant a suitcase
Author: 0 So, Taylor Swift was probably not transported in giant a suitcase

Photo agency Splash News has told the world that Taylor Swift was not bundled out of her NY apartment in a huge black suitcase, after a photo caption previously asserted the singer was snapped inside the hefty luggage. But as the story is, alas, completely and utterly devoid of truth, Splash News heard word from Taylor's camp, and is retracting the photo. "We're having to actually retract that".

Culture R. Kelly Denies Claims That He Is Behind A Sex Cult
Author: 0 R. Kelly Denies Claims That He Is Behind A Sex Cult

These women are allegedly required to call Kelly "daddy", and remain in their allocated rooms in a rented house near his Atlanta home, with their whole lives dictated by Kelly and their sexual activities recorded, DeRogatis' sources allege.

Culture Ed Sheeran is not happy about the reaction to his GOT cameo
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran is not happy about the reaction to his GOT cameo

Ed Sheeran has deleted his Twitter account following his Game Of Thrones season 7 cameo. It seems Ed Sheeran is on a roll with his TV guestings. The episode will be part of the 29th season of The Simpsons which will air in October. He told Entertainment Weekly: "We said, 'Oh, great, we'll have him do this!' And we recorded him over the phone from England".