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Arts&Culture Michael Douglas' accuser details sexual harassment
Author: 0 Michael Douglas' accuser details sexual harassment

Speaking to the Hollywood Reporter , Braudy discussed how, in the late "80s, she was hired to run the NY office of Stonebridge Productions, Douglas" production company. Douglas said: "Being accused, without a chance [to defend yourself] in court". Zeta-Jones also spoke in favor of the greater #MeToo movement: "My reaction was that as two people who have been in this business-him longer than me-was that we support "Me Too" and the movement more than anybody, anybody-me as a woman, him as a ...

Arts&Culture Strong cast showcase diplomacy, resolve in '12 Strong'
Author: 0 Strong cast showcase diplomacy, resolve in '12 Strong'

And that came in handy for his new film , 12 Strong , which details the true story of a small platoon of soldiers who unexpectedly found themselves taking on the Taliban astride Afghani warhorses as the USA first moved into the country in the weeks following 9/11.

Arts&Culture Actress Lupita Nyong'o To Publish A Book For Children Titled 'Sulwe'
Author: 0 Actress Lupita Nyong'o To Publish A Book For Children Titled 'Sulwe'

Nyong'o's native language, Luo, is the story of a 5-year-old girl growing up in Kenya. In her debut book, Sulwe is darker than anyone in her family or her class, and is determined to find a way to lighten her skin. During an iconic and heartfelt speech at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon back in 2017, she powerfully spoke about the beauty of being dark skinned.

Arts&Culture Def Leppard to play Birmingham - performing iconic album Hysteria in full
Author: 0 Def Leppard to play Birmingham - performing iconic album Hysteria in full

The two rock groups have announced their North American tour and on July 9th, they will be in concert at the BOK Center. The tour, promoted by Live Nation, kicks off May 21 in Hartford. "This time it's going to be even bigger and better!" The bands toured the US together 12 years ago. "After many requests from fans in the United Kingdom, I'm delighted that we can bring the whole Hysteria album to arenas across Britain and Ireland later this year", he said.

Arts&Culture Where Were the Knights of Ren in 'The Last Jedi'?
Author: 0 Where Were the Knights of Ren in 'The Last Jedi'?

The "Inception" star - who recently welcomed his second son with wife Tasha McCauley - also said it took him a while to see the latest instalment in the franchise because he has babies, but was "intrigued" at the reception it got. That way, the creator explained, she isn't around for most of the movie to scold the closest thing to an alpha male in the Resistance: ace pilot Poe Dameron.

Arts&Culture Actor Kamal Haasan to announce party name on February 21
Author: 0 Actor Kamal Haasan to announce party name on February 21

Simply put this is a journey of discovery and learning and opportunity for me to truly understand my people", he clarified. Rajinikanth also has options to mobilise resources and funds from corporate and political "friends", according to people close to the actor .

Arts&Culture HSBC to pay US$100m to end USA currency-rigging probe
Author: 0 HSBC to pay US$100m to end USA currency-rigging probe

HSBC also made misrepresentations to one of the clients, Cairn Energy, to hide the self-serving nature of its actions. Thursday's revelations show Johnson's actions connected directly to HSBC itself, while detailing another scheme that prosecutors said showed the bank profited handsomely from the front-running trading practice.

Arts&Culture Tom Hardy's Rap Mixtape From 1999 Has Emerged And It's Legit Good
Author: 0 Tom Hardy's Rap Mixtape From 1999 Has Emerged And It's Legit Good

Hardy has previously discussed his early rap career in a 2011 interview with the BBC , saying: "I started out rapping when I was 14 or 15". I worked out with (Grammy winning producers) Warren Riker and Gordon Williams. And if that wasn't heroic enough, a year ago he used his stardom to launch a fundraiser for the victims of the Manchester terror attack by creating a JustGiving page, with the proceeds going towards the The British Red Cross Society .

Arts&Culture Selena Gomez's Mother Publicly Criticizes Her for Working with Woody Allen
Author: 0 Selena Gomez's Mother Publicly Criticizes Her for Working with Woody Allen

She is also supportive of his dedication to religion, saying "your genuine growing relationship with Jesus is evident in the choices you are making daily and the good "fruit" you bear". "This little 4'9" woman may not look like a mom but she is, and she's the best at it!", he wrote beside a photo of Pattie. "I shared more than not true in my debunk because I am exhausted of being accused of things that were not true and the lies coming from the people around Selena being put in the press and ...

Arts&Culture Heathers TV Series Trailer Puts a Modern Spin on Popularity
Author: 0 Heathers TV Series Trailer Puts a Modern Spin on Popularity

Insiders say the anthology component will be similar to FX's Fargo and feature a new group of " Heathers " - no matter the setting. The original film, written by Daniel Waters and directed by Michael Lehmann, centered on Veronica (played by Winona Ryder ) and her rebel boyfriend, J.D.

Arts&Culture Ellen Pompeo had to fight to become TV's highest paid actress
Author: 0 Ellen Pompeo had to fight to become TV's highest paid actress

When accounting for licensing and endorsement deals, however, Forbes reports that Sofia Vergara of Modern Family has an annual take-home of $41.5m (£29.2). "They wouldn't give it to me", she said. "So, what does it look like when he leaves the show?" And I could have walked away, so why didn't I? But I also feel completely comfortable saying that I walked into that room batting the shit out of my eyelashes.

Arts&Culture What Is Happening With Donald Trump and The Wall? Here's an Explainer
Author: 0 What Is Happening With Donald Trump and The Wall? Here's an Explainer

Trump disputed that Kelly had told Congress that Trump's views on immigration were not fully formed during the campaign. During the presidential campaign, Trump pledged to build a wall and have Mexico pay for it. To massage the issue, Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly assured Democrats and members of the Hispanic Caucus on January 17 that the president's view of the wall has evolved , that Trump's view was not to be taken literally.

Arts&Culture New Zealand bat in final ODI; Amir rested
Author: 0 New Zealand bat in final ODI; Amir rested

Paceman Matt Henry was the pick of the New Zealand bowlers, taking four wickets, including the final one of the match, while Mitchell Santner claimed three, Lockie Ferguson two and Colin de Grandhomme one. Munro stormed out of the blocks with 34 off 24 deliveries before he was dismissed by Rumman Raees (3-67), while Yamin (1-65) got the wicket of Williamson (22) 12 overs later.

Arts&Culture Yes Bank Q3 profit rises 22% to Rs 10.76 bn
Author: 0 Yes Bank Q3 profit rises 22% to Rs 10.76 bn

For the reported quarter, HCL Tech's revenues grew 8.4 per cent to Rs 12,808 crore, from Rs 11,814 crore in the year-ago period, as per US GAAP accounting norms, it added. Provisions and contingencies for the quarter ended December 31, 2017 stood at Rs 1351.40 crore as against Rs 715.80 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 and Rs 1476.20 crore in the sequential quarter ended September 2017.

Arts&Culture Colin Firth says he will not work with Woody Allen again
Author: 0 Colin Firth says he will not work with Woody Allen again

When Dylan Farrow first made allegations of sexual abuse against her stepfather, Woody Allen, she was largely ignored. "Even though the Farrow family is cynically using the opportunity afforded by the Time's Up movement to repeat this discredited allegation, that doesn't make it any more true today than it was in the past", Allen said in a statement.

Arts&Culture France's PSA Group to offer 40 electric vehicles by 2025
Author: 0 France's PSA Group to offer 40 electric vehicles by 2025

Peugeot exited the US market more than 20 years ago. Any automaker not claiming a path to total electrification (which means, by most carmaker interpretations, offering electric and hybrid options, not replacing ICE models entirely) is behind the trend at this point.

Arts&Culture H&M Just Hired a New 'Diversity and Inclusiveness' Leader Over 'Racist' Ad
Author: 0 H&M Just Hired a New 'Diversity and Inclusiveness' Leader Over 'Racist' Ad

For now, the hiring of a global diversity leader looks to be some light at the end of a dark tunnel. The company announced Wednesday that Annie Wu will fill the role of "Global Leader for Diversity and Inclusiveness". A few days later, on January 13, H&M closed its stores in South Africa after protesters swarmed locations there. The child's mother has also received backlash for defending the brand.

Arts&Culture Naomi and Kate Close Out the Louis Vuitton Menswear Show
Author: 0 Naomi and Kate Close Out the Louis Vuitton Menswear Show

All of us who have been fortunate to work with Kim wish him continued success in his next venture", said chairman and chief executive Michael Burke. And while their '90s runway appearances are the stuff (or struts?) of legends, the model duo proved they still have it-and can show the new generation a thing or two about how to dominate the catwalk.

Arts&Culture Samantha Bee explains how Aziz Ansari fits into the #MeToo backlash
Author: 0 Samantha Bee explains how Aziz Ansari fits into the #MeToo backlash

HLN anchor Ashleigh Banfield has verbally pummeled the author of the story alleging sexual misconduct against comedian Aziz Ansari after receiving a freakish sisterhood smashing email. And if that seems harsh, I'm sorry. "I'm sorry that anyone ever thought the contents of that list or any of the ways we protect ourselves from men were your goddamn business", Bee said.