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Life&Culture New 'West Side Story' Maria revealed
Author: 0 New 'West Side Story' Maria revealed

A New Jersey high school student, Zegler was one of the 30,000 Latinx performers who submitted a video audition previous year. Rounding out the cast are Broadway stars Ariana DeBose as Anita , David Alvarez as Bernardo and Josh Andrés Rivera as Chino .

Life&Culture Christopher McQuarrie Will Direct the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies
Author: 0 Christopher McQuarrie Will Direct the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

But Christopher McQuarrie is proving to be the exception. Brian DePalma, John Woo, JJ Abrams and Brad Bird directed the first four respectively; all six films brought back between 2.5 and six times their budget. 10,442 crores) at the global box office. However, the director choose to continue his partnership with Cruise , which dates back to Valkyrie . Once McQuarrie's deal is wrapped up, he will presumably begin writing the scripts for the two sequels.

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian Defends Kanye West Amid Alleged R. Kelly Comments
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Defends Kanye West Amid Alleged R. Kelly Comments

During Kanye's Sunday Service gospel performance of all his biggest hits, he shared his feelings about the ordeal and pondered the age old question of whether or not we can separate the art from the artist. If we're gonna tear down artists, let's go ahead and take [ Leonardo] da Vinci out the Louvre. Kanye West (L) and Kim Kardashian attend the "China: Through The Looking Glass" Costume Institute Benefit Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 4, 2015 in New York City.

Life&Culture Virginian inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Virginian inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame

She's won four Grammys out of 22 nominations in her career, and is just the third rapper to enter into the Songwriters Hall, following JAY-Z and Jermaine Dupri. For even more info you can check out the Songwriters Hall of Fame website . The Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced its 2019 inductees, who will be inducted at the organization's 50th annual induction and awards dinner, to be held on June 13 in New York City.

Life&Culture 'Roma' Is The Big Winner At Critics' Choice Awards
Author: 0 'Roma' Is The Big Winner At Critics' Choice Awards

Special awards were presented to Best Supporting Actress nominee Claire Foy , who accepted the #SeeHer Award, while Chuck Lorre , creator of such acclaimed TV comedies as The Big Bang Theory , Mom , Young Sheldon and The Kominsky Method (which all received Critics' Choice Award nominations), receivedthe Critics' Choice Creative Achievement Award.

Life&Culture Game of Thrones final season teaser, premiere date released
Author: 0 Game of Thrones final season teaser, premiere date released

Game of Thrones fans has been anxiously awaiting the news of when their beloved HBO show was coming back and the network announced today when they would reveal the Game of Thrones season 8 premiere date. According to the new teaser, the show will premiere on 14 April. Get pumped, people - Game of Mother Effing Thrones is nearly back, and I can't wait to see how showrunners David Benioff and D.B.

Life&Culture Chris Pratt engaged to Katherine Schwarzenegger after seven month romance
Author: 0 Chris Pratt engaged to Katherine Schwarzenegger after seven month romance

A picture shows the two in an embrace with a large diamond ring on her left ring finger. The actor was married for nearly a decade to actress Anna Faris with whom he shares a son, 6-year-old Jack . He captioned the post: "I've cherished our time together". Katherine is the daughter of actor-turned-politician Arnold Schwarzenegger and wife Maria Shriver .

Life&Culture Lil Uzi Vert Announces He's 'Done With Music'
Author: 0 Lil Uzi Vert Announces He's 'Done With Music'

The 24-year-old rapper was expected to release his sophomore studio album, Eternal Atake , sometime in 2019 and had been teasing the project for a minute, sharing singles, snippets and visuals. Uzi also revealed he was "trying to figure out" how to get out of his record deal on the recent song "Shells" with Shabazz PBG. Fans are unsure if this is a publicity stunt.

Life&Culture Game of Thrones Final Season Premiere Date Revealed
Author: 0 Game of Thrones Final Season Premiere Date Revealed

Game of Thrones is collaborating with Adidas, the company of the three stripes. The third season of "True Detective," starring Academy Award-winner Mahershala Ali premieres at 9 p.m. Last wee, HBO debuted new footage from the eighth season - that featured Jon, Sansa and Daenerys Targaryen - as part of its 2019 line-up. Along with the premiere date, HBO also released an nearly 2-minute long teaser, "The Crypts of Winterfell".

Life&Culture Kylie Jenner loses ‘Most Liked Instagram Post’ to an Egg
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner loses ‘Most Liked Instagram Post’ to an Egg

It cracked that goal today, peck-ing up the title with over 18.3 million likes from over-egg-cited fans to overtake the previous title holder, reality TV star Kylie Jenner . Meanwhile, Kylie Jenner , in a sporting response to losing the top-spot, shared a video this morning which shows her cracking an egg on a road. The first photo of Jenner's newborn daughter, posted on February 6, 2018, is the current leader.

Author: 0 Game of Thrones releases new season 8 teaser, official premiere date

HBO made the announcement ahead of True Detective season three's premiere, along with a new and chilling Stark-centric teaser, which you can find below. They then come upon memorial statues of themselves as the crypt begins to turn icy cold, presumably as the Night King nears. One, it means we're likely going to get a real trailer for the final season soon, which means we'll finally get the first substantial new footage in over a year! Game of Thrones returns on April 14 .

Life&Culture Trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal's Netflix Horror Movie 'Velvet Buzzsaw' Lights Up Twitter
Author: 0 Trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal's Netflix Horror Movie 'Velvet Buzzsaw' Lights Up Twitter

Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. " Velvet Buzzsaw " is out on Netflix starting February 1. In Velvet Buzzsaw , the bad guy ends up being the art. This looks really unique. In the cutthroat world of fine-art trading and representation, up-and-coming agent Josephina ( Zawe Ashton ) stumbles across a secret weapon: hundreds of dazzling paintings left behind after an elderly tenant in her building dies.

Life&Culture Rams run past Cowboys, into NFC title
Author: 0 Rams run past Cowboys, into NFC title

The Rams answered with the game's next 20 points as touchdowns by Anderson and Gurley gave Los Angeles a 23-7 lead in the third quarter. With a 10-6 record, the Dallas Cowboys finished the 2018 regular season as the top team in the NFC East, squeaking ahead of the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles.

Life&Culture R. Kelly's denies all sexual misconduct allegation through lawyer
Author: 0 R. Kelly's denies all sexual misconduct allegation through lawyer

With fresh focus on the claims, which have prompted a new criminal investigation, his attorney Steve Greenberg said his client strongly denies all the allegations. Kelly " "trash TV". Activists from the #TimesUp and #MuteRKelly movements have seized on the renewed attention to call for fans and music industry partners to cut ties with Kelly and some past collaborators are apologizing for having worked with him.

Life&Culture Dave Grohl Falls Off Stage At Foo Fighters Gig… Again
Author: 0 Dave Grohl Falls Off Stage At Foo Fighters Gig… Again

After spilling the beer, Grohl picks up the can and downs it in one shot but when he tries to climb back on stage, he stumbles and falls backwards onto the ground. In 2015, a similar incident in Stockholm saw the former Nirvana drummer break his leg as he slipped from the stage. He said: "I didn't just snap the bone, I dislocated it and tore all the ligaments".

Life&Culture Google discontinues Chromecast Audio
Author: 0 Google discontinues Chromecast Audio

And having products like Google Home Max certainly doesn't solve the problem either. Sarah Tew/CNET "Our product portfolio continues to evolve, and now we have a variety of products for users to enjoy audio". As it turns out, the Chromecast Audio has indeed been discontinued . Chromecast Audio was a small and affordable way to stream audio from your phone to a pair of active speakers with a line-in or optical input.

Life&Culture Meghan Markle’s Half-Brother Arrested For DUI
Author: 0 Meghan Markle’s Half-Brother Arrested For DUI

The 52-year-old relative of the royal was arrested for driving under the influence by Oregon State Police at 1:33 AM, and then taken into custody. He was then sent to a detox center so he could "sober up" and be released. "It's hopeful that if Meghan and Harry came and my father, Meghan and Harry could spend some time together with him and that would be good". Meghan is not now in contact with her half-brother, father Thomas Markle Sr or half-sister Samantha Markle.

Life&Culture 'Coming to America 2' gets a director; Murphy to return
Author: 0 'Coming to America 2' gets a director; Murphy to return

Deadline reports that Brewer, who directed Eddie Murphy in Dolemite Is My Name , will helm the sequel. Murphy is producing with Kevin Misher and Barris is exec producer. Murphy was already excited to work with Brewer again. A script by original screenwriters Barry Blaustein and David Sheffield is being rewritten by Black-Ish writer Kenya Barris .

Life&Culture NBC Officially Cuts Ties With Megyn Kelly
Author: 0 NBC Officially Cuts Ties With Megyn Kelly

The former Fox News host was only half way through her three-year, multi-million contract with NBC when she made the shocking comment during Megyn Kelly Today . "I don't know how, like, that got racist on Halloween", Kelly said in comments that enraged viewers and colleagues , including a stunned Al Roker .

Life&Culture ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ book publisher sues Netflix for $25M over ‘Bandersnatch’
Author: 0 ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ book publisher sues Netflix for $25M over ‘Bandersnatch’

Chooseco and Netflix had been involved in negotiations for a number of years, but Netflix ultimately was not granted a license to the trademarked phrase. The suit alleges that Netflix "intentionally and willfully used Chooseco's famous mark in order to benefit from the positive associations with - and nostalgia for - the brand by adults who read the series as youngsters", according to Deadline .

Life&Culture Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Kick Off Caribbean Honeymoon
Author: 0 Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Kick Off Caribbean Honeymoon

The latest photo of Nickyanka (as Priyanka and Nick's fans fondly call them) from the Caribbean proves that the duo is a picture-perfect couple. "Mr. Their wedding took place at the grand Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel in Jodhpur. First they were in Switzerland with Nick's brother Joe Jonas and his fiancée Sophie Turner and a couple of days back, they headed to the Caribbean for some alone time.We've gotten hold of a few pictures and a video from their time there.

Life&Culture Amazon is developing its own game streaming service
Author: 0 Amazon is developing its own game streaming service

That tidbit of news is according to a report on The Information , and while the details are thin, the publication says Amazon could be joining Sony, Google and Nvidia as a game streaming provider as early as next year. The company is supposedly already reaching out to publishers and developers about possible games that would be distributed as a part of the service.