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by | January 24, 2018 | 10:47

Mary J . Blidge followers exulted over her two nominations-Best Actress in a Supporting Role and Best Original Song-for the Netflix film Mudbound . Granted, they both got nominations in the Best Supporting Actor and Screenplay categories, but they're infinitely better films than Call Me By Your Name and Darkest Hour .

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:34

The government may have shut down , but that didn't stop patrons of the Montgomery, Alabama Taco Bell from holding a candle vigil for the fast food restaurant after it caught on fire. "It just gave people something to talk about other than all the negativity that's going on right now", said Katie James in an interview with AL.com .

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:18

When I first saw Mary J. Blige appearing in the Dee Rees directed Netflix offering Mudbound , I couldn't believe my eyes or ears. Although the record is a historic one, Blige expressed disappointment that the film's director, Dee Rees , wasn't nominated for best director .

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:04

On Tuesday morning, the 2018 Oscar nominations were announced, and there was a notable name missing from the list. "A lot of times they seemed gratuitous or exploitative ..." Another director who was a shock to be left off the list was Luca Guadagnino for his work on " Call Me By Your Name " that was filmed in the picturesque Northern Italy.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:46

After the televised portion of the evening at the Manhattan Center was over, Miz showed up for a post show segment. In regards to The Miz , it's being reported that the current Intercontinental Champion is in line for a major push during WrestleMania season.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:22

Padmaavat is also one of the most expensive Indian films to be made and the delay in its release has already affected it's producers. A day after 200 Rajput women held a protest march in Rajasthan, Rani Mahendra Kanwar of Bassi, Chittorgarh (vice-president, Jauhar Smriti Sansthan) told mid-day that distributors have assured her that the film won't be screened in the state.

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:28

Mudbound also made history for its Best Cinematography nomination for Rachel Morrison, the first woman ever to be nominated in that category. Despite not walking away with an award at this year's Golden Globes , Jordan Peele and Get Out's cast will get another chance at the 2018 Oscars.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:24

Kate said: "I see time and time again that there is so much to be gained from talking about mental health and taking the mental health of our children as seriously as we do their physical health". Explaining the project, Kensington Palace said: 'Teachers and staff play a pivotal role in a young person's life, but they now struggle to find the right resources in order to provide the most effective support for children in their care.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:54

No one in the locker room doubted me. Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates and more . The team signed Kenjon Barner to replace him on punts and rookie Corey Clement has stepped up to fill Sproles' role as a third down specialist.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:46

As fans await with baited breath the details for their last ever chance at seeing the band on a live tour, Slayer reveal that support for the North American leg will include Lamb of God , Anthrax , Behemoth and Testament . The end is near for Slayer , as the band that helped to define an entire musical genre prepares to embark on its final world tour, with a return to Reading on the schedule.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:20

Police manning the cordons say they may not be lifted for another four to five hours. Hotels and businesses near the Strand in central London are being evacuated as a precaution following the discovery of a gas leak, United Kingdom police said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:02

Riley said no structures were damaged and no injuries were reported. Several local schools were affected by the blaze. Winds and dry conditions allowed the fire to spread west, toward the more populated part of the town. First Baptist Church on Ranch House Road in Parker County is offering shelter to anyone evacuating due to the fire. Firefighters worked quickly to contain the fire that burned 1,000 acres before being contained.

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:50

In an interview with the Associated Press , Tim Ryan, PwC's USA chairman and senior partner explained that Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz, the two PwC partners responsible for mishandling the envelope and failing to correct the error quickly, have not been invited back to the prestigious ceremony.

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:48

Fraley, whose father Joseph Parker was a mining engineer, was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on August 26, 1921. During World War II, Fraley was a factory worker at Alameda Naval Station, according to CNN affiliate KATU . "If they think I'm one, I'm happy about that". The most recent and widely accepted claim was by a woman named Geraldine Hoff Doyle. A diligent scholar, James J.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:52

Both Austin and McMahon were part of one of the most popular and memorable WWE feuds of all time during the late 90s and early 2000s, and they resumed hostilities last night on Raw . Will the championship remain in Roman's yard? General Manager Daniel Bryan and Smackdown Commissioner Shane McMahon are also expected to bring their bickering over to Raw .

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:45

Fox has made a three-year deal with Maximum Effort so that they can make projects for the studio, Clue included. Ryan Reynolds found his Hollywood niche with Deadpool , a role that truly fit him to a T. It's also significant as it will keep Reynolds working with Fox well into the merger, which is expected to take roughly a year to complete provided it gets past federal regulatory challenges.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:19

During the earnings interview, Wells explained that write-downs are to be expected but that this was Netflix's first of this magnitude - a mandatory turn of events " related to the societal reset around sexual harassment ". Recently the company announced that the show will get a final season of a reduced number of episodes without Kevin Spacey, and instead Robin Wright will lead the eight-episode arc.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:18

Justin Timberlake will have a ton of babies with Jessica Biel , if he has it his way! When asked on a Beats 1 radio interview broadcast Thursday if he and Jackson have since made peace, Timberlake said, "Absolutely". "You wake up and all of a sudden there's this human being you're responsible for". Timberlake: To be honest, (it) wasn't too much of a conversation, just one of those things where we go, "We're not gonna ..." "When you have kids, all of a sudden you're faced with ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:23

Marvin was led out of the club before forcing his way back to once again launch at Brown onstage. 'With that being said, let me say this. The assailant jumped onto the stage, grabbed the mic stand and flashed it several times at the comedian, who did well to dodge it.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:01

In a career spanning six decades, Masekela gained worldwide recognition with his distinctive sound, which was a constant reminder of his love for South Africa, a country whose political turmoil once forced him into exile. In 1960, at the age of 21, Masekela left South Africa to begin what would be 30 years in exile from the land of his birth. Masekela was inspired to learn the trumpet after seeing Kirk Douglas play Bix Beiderbecke in the 1950 film Young Man with a Horn .

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:53

She'll perform on Saturday 4th August - a day after Nile Rodgers and CHIC who are headlining the Friday night . Britney started her Piece of Me residency in Las Vegas in 2013. "In the United States alone, she has sold more than 70 million albums, singles and songs, according to Nielsen Music". "Her musical career boasts countless awards and accolades, including six Billboard Music Awards and Billboard's Millennium Award, which recognises outstanding career achievements and ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:34

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner seen in the East Village in New York City on May 3, 2017. 'It's kind of freakish, though!' Chatting to the Radio Times , Maisie - who plays Arya Stark, the sister of Sophie's Sansa Stark - said any wedding plans have been put on hold while the cameras are still rolling on season eight.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:57

L'Oreal told The Jerusalem Post that it had "recently been made aware" of the tweets and appreciated Khan's apology. She had been criticisied for a series of posts, including one that described Israel as an "illegal state" and another branding the country as a "child murderer".

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:30

She said: "In all honesty, for pretty much everything else, I feel like I'm a believer in not fighting circumstances, accepting where you are and where you've been". She had this to say in the Instagram story video. He had just starred as The Joker in The Dark Knight , and was father to a 2-year-old daughter Matilda with his ex Michelle Williams .

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:27

Before a friendly crowd, he told stories, honored old friends and finished by leading the band in a set, first using his mouth to scat in place of a missing horn section and then taking a turn at the drums. The show's announcement came just about three months before Cosby's retrial for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand , who was just one of at least 51 women who have accused him of doing unthinkable things to them after he sedated them with pills.