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Culture Deadpool Helmer Tim Miller Plans To Take On William Gibson's Neuromancer
Author: 0 Deadpool Helmer Tim Miller Plans To Take On William Gibson's Neuromancer

Director Joseph Kahn of Torque and Detention fame (his latest film, Bodied , debuts at this year's TIFF) was once attached to helm an adaptation of Gibson's book with Star Wars prequel star Hayden Christensen rumored to play the lead role, and eventually Cube and Splice director Vincenzo Natali replaced Kahn with a vision of the story that was envisioned as being "really about our post-human future".

Culture Chris Cornell Statue in the Works
Author: 0 Chris Cornell Statue in the Works

She said she has commissioned film industry great Wayne Toth to create the statue of her husband, which will be placed at a still-to-be-confirmed location in Seattle . Cornell's body was found May 18 inside a Detroit hotel room while on tour with Soundgarden , and a coroner subsequently ruled his death the result of suicide by hanging.

Author: 0 Need help finding N Korea on map? Probably shouldn't ask New Yorkers

Others picked Europe or South America. RT's Caleb Maupin asked New Yorkers if they think North Korea is a threat to the USA, and the responses expressed various levels of concern. " I'm not scared of North Korea, I'm scared of who our leaders are in many countries and how they're behaving ", one woman told Maupin. That study found that the less knowledgeable people were about the country's location, the more they favored aggressive US interventions, like the use of military force.

Author: 0 North Korea and the Trump Administration's Foreign Policy Dysfunction

Tillerson said as his plane stopped to refuel in Guam, the very island that North Korea threatened to target. Why did the president announce North Korea plans like this? Speaking at a photo op at his Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump warned North Korea not to threaten the United States again or it would "face fire and fury like the world has never seen".

Culture Esha Gupta bares her 'pomegranates' to promote 'healthy life'
Author: 0 Esha Gupta bares her 'pomegranates' to promote 'healthy life'

She just covered up her assets with Pomegranate cut into two pieces. As said, this is not the first time the actress is flaunting her ideal curves on social media. In Esha Gupta's case, for uploading such photos of hers a lot of people have used abusive language and sexual innuendos. Undoubtedly the sensational actress is the "Lingerie Queen of Bollywood".

Culture This Twitter User Nails Exactly Why Taylor Swift's Sexual Assault Lawsuit Matters
Author: 0 This Twitter User Nails Exactly Why Taylor Swift's Sexual Assault Lawsuit Matters

Singer Taylor Swift took the stand to testify in court Thursday. "I saw her lean in on one side and she looked uncomfortable, but didn't indicate anything was wrong at the time", Liddicoat said. The former DJ is seeking lost earnings and to clear his name, telling the court this week that it was humiliating to be accused of "something so despicable".

Culture The Munsters: NBC Developing (Another) Reboot with Seth Meyers
Author: 0 The Munsters: NBC Developing (Another) Reboot with Seth Meyers

Under Meyers and Kargman at NBC, the reboot will relocate from sunny Mockingbird Heights to "hipster Brooklyn" in NY. It starred Fred Gwynne as Herman Munster, Yvonne De Carlo as Lily Munster, Al Lewis as Grandpa Munster, Beverly Owen as their niece Marilyn, and Butch Patrick as Eddie Munster.

Culture Pirates are demanding millions of dollars for HBO
Author: 0 Pirates are demanding millions of dollars for HBO

While it has been reported that a number of emails have been made public, the review to date has not given us a reason to believe that our e-mail system as a whole has been compromised. Those behind the HBO hack claim to have more data, including scripts, upcoming episodes of HBO shows and movies, and information damaging to HBO .

Culture Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot Sings to Celebrate Box Office Milestone
Author: 0 Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot Sings to Celebrate Box Office Milestone

The movie also became the top grossing title of summer 2017 in North America and the No. 2 film of the year domestically behind another female-led movie, Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast ' (504 million USD). And if it can pass up the $403.7 million grossed by "Spider-Man" in 2002, it will rest at No. 7. Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Tencent Pictures and Wanda Pictures, an Atlas Entertainment/Cruel and Unusual production, " Wonder Woman ".

Culture Celebrity Big Brother 2017 finale date set for August 25
Author: 0 Celebrity Big Brother 2017 finale date set for August 25

Many called Jemma out for her hypocrisy when she slated Sarah for not having a career. "Sarah then asked why Jemma is "diving in" the argument before calling her a "****". The former Girls Aloud singer says she does not know who to trust after some of the other housemates put her up for the boot from the Channel 5 reality programme.

Culture Disney Starting New Streaming Service in 2019 - Movies Leaving Netflix
Author: 0 Disney Starting New Streaming Service in 2019 - Movies Leaving Netflix

Disney's new streaming service will be the home for all Disney movies going forward and 2019 will see the likes of Toy Story 4 and Frozen 2 being included in the new service. "This represents a big strategic shift for the company", Iger told CNBC . That, in itself, is significant, but it comes right after Netflix made a move to take on Disney at its own game.

Culture Pink's a Skyward Rocket on Weightless 'What About Us'
Author: 0 Pink's a Skyward Rocket on Weightless 'What About Us'

The love and support of Pink's new single immediately began pouring in from fans on social media, and the singer took to Twitter Thursday morning, August 10, to respond to several messages with grateful strings of emojis. "Looking forward to the next chapter with you", she continued. The two thankfully weren't trapped for long , and Pink later took to Instagram to celebrate her comeback show.

Culture Saudi Arabia jails singer for dabbing during concert
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia jails singer for dabbing during concert

A now viral video shows TV host, actor, and aspiring artist, Abdallah Al Shaharani, doing the dance move that is officially banned by the country's anti-drug authority because it is believed that the move is a reference to weed and other (illegal) drugs.

Culture Britney Spears Terrified As Man Storms Her Vegas Show Stage
Author: 0 Britney Spears Terrified As Man Storms Her Vegas Show Stage

After four years on the Las Vegas strip, it was revealed earlier this year that Britney's residency would be coming to an end on New Year's Eve 2017. In a time where several celebrities have been shot and killed during performances, it's no surprise that security, backup dancers, and Spears herself had a moment of fear when the man stormed the stage.

Culture Marissa evicted from Celebrity Big Brother
Author: 0 Marissa evicted from Celebrity Big Brother

The Sun's freaky column has already revealed Sarah, 35, is receiving daily treatment from Big Brother's experts including a psychiatrist . Marissa - who was spotted looking cosy with Calum Best hours after being evicted - starred in the United States reality series Mob Wives , which views the life of wives and girlfriends who date mobsters, ex-cons and jailbirds.

Culture Kenyan Presidential Challenger: Election Was Hacked
Author: 0 Kenyan Presidential Challenger: Election Was Hacked

Kenya's election commission suffered a hacking attempt after Tuesday's vote but the system was not compromised, its chairman has said . With 95 per cent of polling results declared , Mr Kenyatta had won just over 54 per cent of the vote to nearly 45 per cent for Mr Odinga.

Culture Liam Gallagher claims Noel 'stitched him up' following Oasis' split
Author: 0 Liam Gallagher claims Noel 'stitched him up' following Oasis' split

And in those 20 years we had a party every f-kin' night after pretty much every gig and we had tunes on. He went, "Fuck this, I want a solo career.' He fuckin' set a few booby traps and I got fuckin' collared with it". He didn't just end it because we were in Paris and we had a ding-dong. So as far as I'm concerned, you can f-k off. "And he's one of them". "She's gone past that now", he said.

Culture 'Grey's Anatomy' Season 14 Spoilers: Jo's 'Emotional Damage' Will Be Explored
Author: 0 'Grey's Anatomy' Season 14 Spoilers: Jo's 'Emotional Damage' Will Be Explored

As many Grey's Anatomy fans know, Owen's sister, Megan Hunt, is alive and well, and she's coming to the hospital as part of her care and recovery. But apparently we shouldn't expect to see Morrison's Dr. Paul Stadler very early on in the season. In the season finale , Jerrika Hinton's character Stephanie realized she no longer wanted a doctor's life ― and is not returning either.

Culture Veggie bank notes? Bank of England sticks with animal-fat cash
Author: 0 Veggie bank notes? Bank of England sticks with animal-fat cash

Britain's new plastic bank notes will continue to be made with traces of animal fat despite thousands of complaints from vegetarians and religious groups. "Value for money was also a consideration in the Banks decision", the bank said in a statement. The Bank said it had to balance these responses against its other public duties and priorities as well as the other evidence gathered over the past months.

Culture Beyonce Flaunts Toned Abs Two Months After Welcoming Twins
Author: 0 Beyonce Flaunts Toned Abs Two Months After Welcoming Twins

Beyoncé and husband JAY-Z welcomed their new twin children Sir and Rumi on June 13, and ever since, the couple have been having fun together. FYI: Beyonce is wearing Cool n Terry Vintage shorts and crop top, DSquared boots , Givenchy earrings, and a Mistress Rocks jacket while carrying a Louis Vuitton bag.

Culture Game of Thrones actor surprises Leslie Jones during hilarious Seth Meyers segment
Author: 0 Game of Thrones actor surprises Leslie Jones during hilarious Seth Meyers segment

The pair sat down for another installment of " Game of Jones " which aired Wednesday on Meyers' " Late Night ". Regardless what your Game of Thrones ritual is, it's not as fun as watching Game of Thrones with Leslie Jones . For example, she thinks Bran looks high all the time (true) and that you wouldn't be able to close your eyes while having sex with Littlefinger because he's too shady (also true).

Culture Pinoys in Guam worry about NoKor's threat
Author: 0 Pinoys in Guam worry about NoKor's threat

President Donald Trump had told the North that any threat to the United States would be met with "fire and fury". In a televised address, Calvo said Guam was working with Washington "to ensure our safety". Guam is home to 7,000 USA military men and women and has a population of 160,000. In Guam's capital Hagatna , residents were unruffled by Pyongyang's rhetoric.

Culture Here's when 'The Crown' Season 2 is debuting on Netflix
Author: 0 Here's when 'The Crown' Season 2 is debuting on Netflix

The success of The Crown's first season helped earn star Claire Foy a Golden Globe and the series a handful of Emmy nominations . "Not one has lasted the course". The series looks like it will continue to focus on subsequent Prime Ministers (the first examined how The Queen worked with Sir Winston Churchill ).

Culture Cops Showed Up at Blac Chyna's Doorstep After Verbal Altercation
Author: 0 Cops Showed Up at Blac Chyna's Doorstep After Verbal Altercation

The 29-year-old model was reportedly livid when someone began working on the roof at the house next door to hers at 9am on Tuesday (08.08.17), so she confronted the homeowner and insisted it was too early to start construction work, especially as it had woken her eight-month-old daughter Dream .

Culture NBA Player Zach Randolph Arrested in LA Altercation
Author: 0 NBA Player Zach Randolph Arrested in LA Altercation

TMZ also reported the incident , and claims that Randolph was carrying a large amount of weed when he was arrested. The LAPD has given a different spelling of his name but confirmed that the National Basketball Association player had been arrested.

Culture CONFIRMED: Ranveer Singh To Play A Cop In Rohit Shetty's Action Film
Author: 0 CONFIRMED: Ranveer Singh To Play A Cop In Rohit Shetty's Action Film

None of the actors from his generation ex- Arjun Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor or Siddharth Malhotra has donned a cop's uniform. The ensemble cast of Rohit Shetty directorial Golmaal Again including Ajay Devgn , Tabu, Parineeti Chopra , Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Kunal Khemu and Shreyas Talpade reached the "city of pearls" Hyderabad to shoot for the title track of the film.

Culture Fox chairman addresses potential How I Met Your Mother, Empire spin-offs
Author: 0 Fox chairman addresses potential How I Met Your Mother, Empire spin-offs

A new team of writers are now dedicatedly working on the series and the pilot is said to not draw any inspiration from the first two attempts at How I Met Your Father . " They will be starting from scratch ", she told Deadline . Walden adds that this idea has been "slowly cooked", so it seems like Fox isn't really in a big rush to make it happen.

Author: 0 Game of Thrones Episode 5 Preview Trailer

Daenerys has been incredibly frustrated throughout Game of Thrones season 7 because all she's done is sit back and wait. They were the focus of the whole first season and lay the groundwork for some pretty loveable characters. All things considered, the King in the North has come a long way from simply being known as "the bastard of Winterfell" but one man that taught him more about leadership was Mance Rayder.

Culture Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom
Author: 0 Riz Ahmed in talks to join Spider-Man spin-off Venom

Zombieland's Ruben Fleischer is directing Venom , which Sony hopes will be the the first in a series of movies based on Spider-Man characters. According to the outlet, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story actor Riz Ahmed is in early talks to join star Tom Hardy in the upcoming Spider-Man spin-off film.

Culture This Man Tried to Date 6 Women in a Single Night
Author: 0 This Man Tried to Date 6 Women in a Single Night

One woman's blind date turned out to be worse than you'd imagine - and her series of tweets about the night are nearly too good to be true. It was then she declared: "The two girls and I made a decision to be best friends, left together to go get drinks and dinner at another bar and left [the man] with the bill".

Culture After Vijay's Fans Troll Female Journalist, Actor Says 'Don't Demean Women'
Author: 0 After Vijay's Fans Troll Female Journalist, Actor Says 'Don't Demean Women'

Meanwhile, actor Vijay, now shooting for his film "Mersal", said everybody had a right to criticise films. Vijay in his statement said, "It is my view that no woman should be spoken of in a demeaning way for any reason or any time". In fact, on Sunday, fans started trending the hashtag #PublicityBeepDhanya. The journalist was brutally abused and trolled on social media by Vijay's fans for criticising the actor's movie Sura .

Culture Angelina Jolie calls off divorce from Brad Pitt
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie calls off divorce from Brad Pitt

A year after the Lara Croft actress filed for divorce, she may be second-guessing her decision, says a source to Us Weekly . In December, Brad, 53, allegedly got "verbally abusive" and "physical" with their son Maddox on a private jet, resulting in Angelina filing for divorce 10 days later.

Culture The Gifted Central Mystery Will Explore What Happened to the X-Men
Author: 0 The Gifted Central Mystery Will Explore What Happened to the X-Men

Heroes does have that loner, outcast, people with superpowers thing. "One of the things about her character is that s a really sexy power that isn t a huge power", Nix said. The series will followLucifer, a series based on the comic book series published by DC Comics imprint Vertigo Comics. "It was one of my favorite ones so we just started from there".

Culture Jennifer Lawrence: 'I'm always waiting to get blindsided again'
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence: 'I'm always waiting to get blindsided again'

Jennifer Lawrence has admitted there are things she would do differently, with regards to her controversial film, 'Passengers' . Jennifer Lawrence was scared people would think she had been trying to be sexy in the now infamous video of her pole dancing at a friend's birthday party earlier this year (17).

Culture Fresh 'Game of Thrones' trailer teases explosive Season 7, Episode 5 ahead
Author: 0 Fresh 'Game of Thrones' trailer teases explosive Season 7, Episode 5 ahead

But as the credits rolled, Jaime is sinking like a stone with all his battle armour weighing him down. Many fans were likely willing to wait the few extra days to see Drogon in all of his HD glory. But even then - which sibling? Bran/Three-eyed Raven ( Isaac Hempstead Wright ) will inform his brother in the next episode that the Army of the Dead is marching towards East Watch.

Culture The X-Files season 11 will feature two female directors
Author: 0 The X-Files season 11 will feature two female directors

Eight of the ten episodes, the ones sandwiched by the opening and closing chapters, will go back to the show's core success: standalone stories with Spooky Mulder and Scully. It's entertainment! We should just dive into the stories, allow for the sensory overload, and then be excited for whatever comes next moving into the future - provided that there is a future.

Culture 'Guardians of the Galaxy' 'Inferno' music video features cast, David Hasselhoff
Author: 0 'Guardians of the Galaxy' 'Inferno' music video features cast, David Hasselhoff

While there were speculations regarding Sylvester Stallone-led Ravagers taking forward the franchise, as with the Guardians 3 movie, it will sort-off mark a culmination to MCU's events pertaining to the current batch of characters. Dunn recently shared a video song, " Guardian's Inferno " which has been shot and choreographed with a typical retro touch. Marvel Entertainment released the groovy, Disco themed music video for the hit track " Guardian's Inferno " featured in the ...

Culture Billie Lourd will inherit $6.8M from Carrie Fisher's estate
Author: 0 Billie Lourd will inherit $6.8M from Carrie Fisher's estate

Beyond tangible items, Lourd has also been named the person responsible for Fisher's public image and likeness, as well as "The Last Jedi" star's intellectual property rights. Earlier this month, Billie Lourd opened up about how she's coping with the loss of her mother and grandmother. The star was incredibly close to her daughter.

Culture HBO Renews 'Insecure' for Season 3
Author: 0 HBO Renews 'Insecure' for Season 3

Renewals for the Issa Rae and Dwayne Johnson comedies come halfway through their current summer seasons, where they air back to back in the 10 p.m. Johnson stars as Spencer Strasmore in Ballers , a retired National Football League star turned financial manager in Miami. If you don't know already (but you should) the show centers on Issa Rae's title character and the relationships that surround her, primarily with her friend Molly (brilliantly played by Yvonne Orji ) and the ...

Culture Baby boy found dead in locked closet at Fort Worth house
Author: 0 Baby boy found dead in locked closet at Fort Worth house

Monday night. Police have concluded that John suffocated to death in his sleep after sliding down in the vehicle seat, where the bottom strap was not properly connected. Norris said the woman later told them that her older niece and nephew were being placed with her and that she'd be taking care of them as well. They plan to wait on the investigation to reveal more.

Culture Plug Power Inc Q2 2017 Earnings Send Shares Falling
Author: 0 Plug Power Inc Q2 2017 Earnings Send Shares Falling

The original version of this story can be accessed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/08/09/zacks-investment-research-upgrades-plug-power-inc-nasdaqplug-to-buy-updated.html. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.04) earnings per share. The average revenue per share growth rate of Plug Power Inc .

Culture US, Japan Call For Stop To Land Reclamations In South China Sea
Author: 0 US, Japan Call For Stop To Land Reclamations In South China Sea

Protesters wear mock fishing boats during a protest condemning the 50th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Ministerial meeting in Manila , Philippines August 7, 2017. The statement from North Korea comes at a time when Pyongyang is showing no sign of interest in cooperating with Seoul or responding to invitations to civic-level engagement.

Author: 0 Disney Unveils Streaming TV Services

Therefore, starting 2019, their " Toy Story 4 ", " Frozen 2 ", and the upcoming live-action " The Lion King " will already be shown on the new platform. Operating income at Disney's Cable Networks division, which includes the flagship ESPN brand, fell 23% to $1.5 billion, the company said, "due to higher programming costs, lower advertising revenue and severance and contract termination costs".

Author: 0 'Thrones' Foreshadows Romance Between Jon Snow & the Dragon Queen

As season seven of Game of Thrones thunders on, the slight simmering romantic tension between Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow is beginning to bubble over. Bending the knee may cost Jon some respect amongst the "hard sons of bitches" up north, but it also may lead to something both young leaders need to solidify their alliance: marriage.

Culture Amber Rose Sued by Wiz Khalifa's Mother
Author: 0 Amber Rose Sued by Wiz Khalifa's Mother

Katie Wimbush-Polk claims Amber accused her of being an unfit grandmother and blamed her for the death of Wiz's sibling Dorien , who died in February from complications from lymphoma. Rose reportedly seeks a restraining order against Wimbush-Polk to force her to stay away from both her and her 4-year-old son, Sebastian , whom she shares with Khalifa.