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Life&Culture Steven Spielberg Believes Netflix Movies Shouldn't Win Oscars
Author: 0 Steven Spielberg Believes Netflix Movies Shouldn't Win Oscars

He said that once a company has made a decision to commit to a TV format, they are considered as a TV movie . Some movies like Dee Rees' Mudbound and Ava DuVernay's documentary 13th have even received Academy Award nominations. The Ready Player One director credited TV with being the "best it's ever been", enthusing: 'There's better writing, better directing, better performance, better stories.

Life&Culture Mark Hamill reveals 'Star Wars: Episode IX' ending George Lucas really wanted
Author: 0 Mark Hamill reveals 'Star Wars: Episode IX' ending George Lucas really wanted

Mark Hamill first appeared as the famous Luke Skywalker in 1977 and starred in Star Wars: The Last Jedi just last year so with a 40-year-long career in the Star Wars franchise it's no wonder he feels like he deserves royal status! In Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Last Jedi , the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.

Author: 0 Chris Evans and Ryan Reynolds help a dying kid's dream come true

Captain America Chris Evans also responded with, " Happy to! You are as handsome as Aphrodite, wise as Athena, swifter than Hermes, and stronger than Hercules - all the Gods are with you, and you are with us all to help make the world a better place", the actress, 32, wrote along with a snippet of the original comic book.

Life&Culture Supporter Roseanne Barr gives cringe-worthy interview to Jimmy Kimmel
Author: 0 Supporter Roseanne Barr gives cringe-worthy interview to Jimmy Kimmel

The unapologetic comedian continued to let rip on Clinton, saying she disagreed with the former secretary of state's foreign policy. When Kimmel said he would find the tweet, Barr gave him the finger, declaring, "I deleted it, so f- you!" Kimmel expressed shock that Barr, a "socially liberal person", voted for Trump.

Life&Culture Five things to know about Shloka Mehta
Author: 0 Five things to know about Shloka Mehta

Also at the party was actress Katrina Kaif. What is the dope on Sunday's engagement party? Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with daughter Aaradhya was posing for enthusiastic photographers. Mehta is the Managing Director of Rosy Blue Diamonds. Shah Rukh Khan at Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta engagement ceremony . The ceremony was held in a five-star resort in Goa on March 24.

Life&Culture Cardi B reveals debut album title and release date
Author: 0 Cardi B reveals debut album title and release date

It's definitely been a long time coming and we're excited to hear what she has in store on the project. Cardi B continues to solidify her chokehold on the game. The rapper previously teased the album release while accepting the award for Best New Artist at the iHeartRadio Music Awards . She also shared more pics on IG stories in the studio very early this morning, looking very exhausted.

Life&Culture MEN: DARK PHOENIX and NEW MUTANTS Delayed Again
Author: 0 MEN: DARK PHOENIX and NEW MUTANTS Delayed Again

Freddy Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody , starring Rami Malek as the iconic singer, takes Phoenix's November 2 release date. X-Men: Dark Phoenix has flown the coop. There had been rumors that FOX ordered reshoots and edits for New Mutants to make it a scarier movie than when the film was first scheduled for release.

Life&Culture Uber Backs Out Of Southeast Asia, Selling To Regional Rival 'Grab'
Author: 0 Uber Backs Out Of Southeast Asia, Selling To Regional Rival 'Grab'

As part of the acquisition, Uber will take a 27.5 percent stake in Grab and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi will join Grab's board. Grab and Uber's merger marks the monopolization of the ride hailing industry in the country, with the Singapore-based Grab controlling all of the 66,750 transport network vehicle service (TNVS) units allowed by the LTFRB.

Life&Culture Mom crashes SUV into pole to prove to kids God is real
Author: 0 Mom crashes SUV into pole to prove to kids God is real

A mother has told her two children that God would protect them before closing her eyes and ramming their vehicle into a pole. One of her daughters told officers that her mother turned away before veering into the concrete pole. "Ms. Warren said she needed a near death experience to prove to herself that 'Heaven existed on earth'". Warren was arrested and charged with child cruelty and was given a $22,000 bond.

Life&Culture Unidentified actress bites Beyonce's face
Author: 0 Unidentified actress bites Beyonce's face

The Girls Trip actress previously recalled how she had to be calmed down by the mother-of-three after nearly starting a brawl at an afterparty celebrating the end of JAY-Z's 4:44 Tour in Los Angeles just before Christmas, and now she appears to have shed further light on the incident which sparked her fury.

Life&Culture Gina Rodriguez to Star in Live-Action 'Carmen Sandiego' Feature for Netflix
Author: 0 Gina Rodriguez to Star in Live-Action 'Carmen Sandiego' Feature for Netflix

Deadline was first to report the news. Psych alum Andy Berman will serve as an executive producer. If you've been wondering for decades where in the world is Carmen Sandiego , look no further than Netflix . Netflix is doubling down on Carmen Sandiego . Rodriguez now stars in the TV show Jane the Virgin and recently appeared in sci-fi thriller Annihilation .

Life&Culture Magnitude 6.6 natural disaster rattles Papua New Guinea, no casualties reported
Author: 0 Magnitude 6.6 natural disaster rattles Papua New Guinea, no casualties reported

Geological Survey (USGS), an natural disaster measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea (PNG ), early Monday. There have been no immediate reports of damages or casualties. The natural disaster was recorded 150kms east of Kimbe, in the province of West New Britain, shortly before 8pm local time. USGS reported the quake had a depth of 40 kilometers.

Life&Culture Chance The Rapper Puts Heineken On Blast For Racist Ad
Author: 0 Chance The Rapper Puts Heineken On Blast For Racist Ad

But I just gotta say tho. As the woman picks up the beer, the tagline "sometimes, lighter is better" appears on screen. Figuring she should be drinking Heineken , he slides a beer towards her, which passes a black woman and a black man. The other big development for the company, whose Irish headquarters is in Cork, is the launch a non-alcoholic beer, Heineken 0.0. You can read Chance's tweets below.

Life&Culture Kim K disabled her Instagram comments because of this photoshop fail
Author: 0 Kim K disabled her Instagram comments because of this photoshop fail

KIM Kardashian has been ridiculed for posting a photo to her Instagram account that has been edited to include a very odd-looking vehicle in the background. In a previous episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians , Kim also addressed the issue when she found out that her sister Kendall wanted to own a gun for self-defense.

Life&Culture Remington Declares Chapter 11 Amid 'Trump Slump' In Gun Sales
Author: 0 Remington Declares Chapter 11 Amid 'Trump Slump' In Gun Sales

After it emerged a Remington rifle was used in the 2012 Sandy Hook elementary school shooting , victims' family members filed a lawsuit against the gunmaker. Reuters reports that Remington's creditors, including Franklin Templeton Investments and JPMorgan Asset Management have agreed to exchange debt for equity in the company.

Life&Culture Unusual 'orange snow' phenomenon reported across eastern Europe
Author: 0 Unusual 'orange snow' phenomenon reported across eastern Europe

Unusual orange snow in Russia's Sochi, home of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, got its odd hue from sand and dust from the Sahara and Arabian deserts far to the south. That happened again over the weekend, stunning skiers in Russia, Romania, Bulgaria, and other places in the region, with photos of the oddity appearing on social media.

Life&Culture Minutes Interview With Stormy Daniels To Be Broadcast Sunday
Author: 0 Minutes Interview With Stormy Daniels To Be Broadcast Sunday

Avenatti sent requests to two banks involved in the payment, which was facilitated by Trump's longtime attorney Michael Cohen , in addition to the Trump Organization. The president's attorneys are looking to move the case to federal court and claim Daniels is liable for more than $20 million in damages for violating the agreement.

Life&Culture Millie Bobby Brown Honors Parkland Victims at Kids' Choice Awards
Author: 0 Millie Bobby Brown Honors Parkland Victims at Kids' Choice Awards

The Spice Girl looked incredible as she rocked a very sheer jumpsuit - with sparkle detailing - during the day out with daughters Phoenex Chi, Angel and Madison, and ex Stephen Belafonte's daughter, Giselle. At least 17 people died when a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb 14. Before the ceremony, stars praised the kids and teens who participated in the rallies in the kind of numbers seen during the Vietnam era.

Life&Culture Netflix Films Have Been Banned From Competing at Cannes
Author: 0 Netflix Films Have Been Banned From Competing at Cannes

The streaming service past year competed for the coveted Palme d'Or prize with Okja and The Meyerowitz Stories . Fremaux has also nixed morning press screenings for films that will be premiering later that evening. "We have to take into account the existence of these powerful new players: Amazon , Netflix and maybe soon Apple", he said. Fremaux said that the idea behind eliminating morning press screenings was to "revamp the attractiveness of and gloss to gala evenings".

Life&Culture Cosby Defense Wants Judge O'Neill to Recuse Himself
Author: 0 Cosby Defense Wants Judge O'Neill to Recuse Himself

The lawyers cited the judge's sudden decision to allow five more witnesses to testify against Cosby in the April retrial. The lawyers are concerned that the judge may be influenced by his wife's work as a social worker and advocate for assault victims.

Life&Culture Ex-Bernie Surrogate Killer Mike Defends Pro-Gun NRATV Interview
Author: 0 Ex-Bernie Surrogate Killer Mike Defends Pro-Gun NRATV Interview

We are a family where we'll fish, we'll hunt. "But we are not a family that jumps on every single thing an ally of ours does because some stuff we just don't agree with", said the rapper. "I'm sorry that adults on the left and the right are choosing to use me as a lightning rod". Vic Mensa (who is also a gun owner) told Killer Mike , "YOU DONT NEED AN AR-15", to which Killer Mike said he's open to discussing the topic with Mensa.

Life&Culture Rani Mukherji's Hichki crosses Rs. 3 crore mark on opening day
Author: 0 Rani Mukherji's Hichki crosses Rs. 3 crore mark on opening day

Thank you all for giving me the power to continue living my dream". Receiving moderate response from the moviegoers on opening day, the Hindi offering witnessed average occupancy in the cinema halls. Morning shows on Friday were boring but it picked up till the end of the day and multiplexes in major cities chose to register attendance on the seats.

Life&Culture Pacific Rim: Uprising, the film that knocked Black Panther off No. 1
Author: 0 Pacific Rim: Uprising, the film that knocked Black Panther off No. 1

Although Black Panther finally lost its top box office spot this weekend, it did reach another impressive milestone - beating out The Avengers to become the highest-grossing superhero flick at the US box office of all time. Based on the true story behind MercyMe's hit Christian rock single of the same name, the $7 million film now has a ten-day total of $38.4 million, and should continue to perform above its weight class on Easter weekend.

Life&Culture FX Pulls the Plug on Donald Glover's Deadpool Animated Series
Author: 0 FX Pulls the Plug on Donald Glover's Deadpool Animated Series

He signed a 10-episode deal with FX for the show last May. Fans soon took to Twitter to express their reaction to the news of the cancellation, many using Deadpool himself to convey their feelings. This is a real bummer as the talents of Donald Glover combined with the character of Deadpool would have been a nice match. Over the past year, the Glover brothers have been hard at work with FX to develop the best series they could.