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"Insidious" Tops US Friday Box Office, But "Jumanji" Set For Weekend Victory

The film, which marked the final appearance of Carrie Fisher's beloved Leia Organa, has grossed over $572.5 million since it debuted in movie theatres on December 14, 2017. It should be at $573 million by Sunday, although it's already the #6 all-time domestic grosser. The fourth film in the Insidious horror franchise, The Last Key also had an impressive weekend, and ended up with the second-biggest opening weekend of the series so far (second to 2013's Insidious Chapter 2 ).

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Kimmel says hard to tell what the mood will be for Oscars

Downside: "We will have to call her President Winfrey. I don't know if we're prepared for that as a country". Kimmel of course will soon go into orbit himself when he hosts the Oscars in eight weeks. "The problem is it's two months from now so it's nearly like getting into a hot tub - you can't really know the temperature until you get there", he said.

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Gwyneth Paltrow confirms engagement to Brad Falchuk

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow on Monday announced her engagement to USA television producer Brad Falchuk , saying she had made a decision to give marriage a second shot after accepting "the soul-stretching, pattern-breaking opportunities" of intimacy.

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Paris shows off $2m engagement ring

Zylka at the earliest opportunity. Paris' rep denies that she copied President Donald Trump, who haggled with jewellery house Graff for the engagement and wedding rings he gave to Melania, or Donald Trump Jr., who made a personal appearance in a mall in New Jersey for the engagement ring he gave his now-wife Vanessa.

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Ewan McGregor Says He'd Be Happy To Play Obi-Wan Kenobi Again

As of now, there is a slew of Star Wars spin-off supposedly in the works. Over the weekend, an online photo (below) featuring McGregor working out with the aforementioned beard led to speculation that he might be getting ready to don Jedi robes once more , potentially in an Obi-Wan spinoff that, buzz has it, could be directed by Stephen Daldry ( Billy Elliot , The Hours ).

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GoldenGlobes: Nicole Kidman wins Best Actress in Limited Series

As Alexander's name was announced as the victor of Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Limited Series Or Movie award at the 2017 awards show, Nicole jumped to her feet and pulled him in before planting a big kiss on his lips - right in front of husband Keith Urban .

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Flight Of The Conchords Set To Return For TV Special This Year

Jemaine Clement has announced he and Bret McKenzie will film a Flight of the Conchords HBO special later this year. "Usually, I take my guitar in the van on the way to work to get used to it". It feels like we've been Rambling Through The Avenues Of Time waiting for this news. . "We're going to shoot an hour thing", he added. " What We Do In the Shadows " began as a short film by Waititi and Clement, and was later reimagined as the film, a comedy that centered on a documentary crew ...

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Showtime releases trailer for animated comedy series Our Cartoon President

Colbert will be giving just as much attention to key members of Trump's administration as he does to the POTUS himself, the "Late Show" host said at the Showtime cartoon's Television Critics Association panel on Saturday. Fried described as their "Beavis and Butthead". In 2017 " Late Show " has passed the less-topical "The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon" in the ratings.

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Blanca Blanco Explains Why She Didn't Wear Black to Golden Globes 2018

Here's hoping that they've taken a few of our suggestions for the kinds of questions we hope to hear on the red carpet tonight . The model definitely had heads turning when she showed up in a pale pink, glittery gown on the red carpet. Actress Barbara Meier also ignored the evening's dress code and opted for a sheer floral gown, while Meher Tatna , the president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, also wore a bright red gown.

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H&M Apologizes After 'Coolest Monkey' Sweatshirt Ad Featuring Black Child Prompts Backlash

Swedish clothing giant Hennes and Mauritz on Monday apologised and removed an advertisement of a black child after the company was accused of being racist on social media. H&M had not commented publicly about the alleged racism as of Monday morning. . Someone else wrote: "No doubt the H&M monkey hoodie photoshoot was organised with completely innocent intentions but in today's outrage society you have to triple check everything you do".

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Jennifer Lawrence is a lethal seductive Russian spy in 'Red Sparrow'

But the newest trailer is all about Lawrence's Dominika Egorova, as she makes the painful journey from prima ballerina to ruthless Soviet secret agent. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. As well as Jennifer Lawrence Red Sparrow stars, Joel Edgerton , Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons .

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P!nk to sing Star Spangled Banner at Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis

A couple days ago, Pink may have foreshadowed this announcement in a tweet about her excitement for 2018: "I'm really looking forward to 2018". Super Bowl LII is going full pop with its musical performances. The performance by the " What About Us " singer will be televised live on NBC prior to kickoff. Justin Timberlake will be the halftime performer at Super Bowl LII, with his previous appearance in that role being best remembered for the infamous "wardrobe malfunction" involving Janet ...

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American Horror Story Is Finally Heading Into the Future

It's a projection story". Since premiering in 2011, American Horror Story has become a global behemoth that's been commercially and critically loved. While both are plenty busy with other projects, American Horror Story just wouldn't feel like American Horror Story without these two on board, and they've proven time and time again that they can switch characters without any trouble.

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Australian Star Craig McLachlan Accused of Sex Harassment

We received correspondence from a law firm shortly before Christmas however this contained no details of the claims or the claimants. "The response from our lawyers was based on this lack of information and was not in any way directed at the women who have come forward and made these allegations".

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Justin Timberlake to play Little Caesars Arena in April

Timberlake will bring his tour to the American Airlines Arena on May 18 and the BB&T Center on May 19. The trek will follow the release of Timberlake's new album of the same name on February 2 and a Super Bowl halftime performance on February 4.

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Golden Globes: 5 Actresses Who Brought Activists to the Show

On the red carpet , Larasi, also the co-chair of the End Violence Against Women Coalition , commented, "There is a wall of silence against women and girls, [and] every time women [in Hollywood] speak out it creates a crack in that wall". Emma Stone brought tennis legend and gender-equality trailblazer Billie Jean King. Learn more about Clemente and her causes here. Marai Larasi and Emma Watson (R) attend The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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Shailene Woodley Shares Cute Moment with Reese Witherspoon at Golden Globes 2018

She closed her emotive and affecting speech by sharing her unwavering love for husband Keith, adding: " Keith Urban , when my cheek is against yours, everything else melts away and that's love". Also, I want to say Laura Dern , Shailene Woodley and Zoë Kravitz, we sat at a table, we pledged allegiance to each other and commitment to each other and this is ours to share.

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Golden Globes 2018: 7 Best jokes from Seth Meyers' monologue

Dressed in black, she dedicated the award to her daughters and cast members - saying "wow, the power of women" - and her mother, who "was an advocate for the women's movement when I was growing up". "For the male nominees in the room tonight, this is the first time in three months it won't be terrifying to hear your name read out loud". Before the show started, many female stars arrived on the red carpet with activist guests - Michelle Williams with #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, Meryl ...

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Sam Rockwell Wins Best Supporting Actor for 'Three Billboards — Golden Globes

Numerous presenters and award winners touched on the subject of female empowerment in their speeches, making clear that there needed to be a continued effort to strive towards equality of the sexes. " The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel ", Amazon's show about a 1950s housewife trying to embark on a comedy career, won the prize for best comedy series. Ashley Judd, the first big name to go on record with her Weinstein experience, and Salma Hayek, who last month penned an op-ed about her nightmare with ...

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'Lady Bird' wins Golden Globe for Best Comedy or Musical

More: Golden Globes: I've worked red carpets for 10 years. Saoirse has been very outspoken regarding Hollywood's movement to end harassment - so we're not surprised to see her standing in solidarity! The actress is up for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.

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Lana Del Rey says Radiohead are suing her for 'copying Creep'

The lawsuit news arrives before Lana Del Rey does for a 2018 Australian tour (catch up on those dates here ). They want the whole 100%. Her track Get Free , which features on her album Lust For Life (an Iggy Pop reference?), starts off with a riff that sounds surprisingly like Radiohead's 90s hit.

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5 Actresses Who Brought Activists to the Show — Golden Globes

She is senior director of the nonprofit Girls for Gender Equity . Susan Sarandon, who was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in Feud: Bette and Joan , brought Celemente as her plus-one Sunday night. Streep was accompanied by domestic violence advocate Ai-jen Poo, while Watson had activist Marai Larasi with her. Also on Sunday, Time's Up launched a new Why I Wear Black Today social media campaign with high-profile women including Ava Duverney, Alyssa Milano and Jennifer ...

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Oprah declares 'new day' for women in powerful Globes speech

After hearing her speech, in which she addressed the ongoing #MeToo and Time's Up campaign with powerful metaphors and examples, you may also agree with the Internet. Rosa Parks served as her appointed caseworker. Like her speech, she flawlessly gave her words of hope, "I always think and know, having watched over the years, when something really negative is brewing, there is the direct opposite reaction that is possible".

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Frances McDormand Gets Bleeped for 'Fox Searchlight,' but Not 'Shite — Golden Globes

For television , Big Little Lies has been nominated in six categories followed by Feud: Bette and Joan with four nominations. Star Frances McDormand scored Best Actress, and star Sam Rockwell got Best Supporting Actor. Next up, nominations for the Best Actor in a TV series - Drama and the award goes to Sterling K Brown for This Is Us and we're literally hooting here! The spotlight also didn't stray far from the sexual misconduct scandals that have roiled Hollywood ever since an ...

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Nicole Kidman honours mum in Golden Globes speech

The Globe joins the Emmy Award that Kidman collected in September for her unflinching portrayal of an affluent and educated woman coming to grips with the reality of living in an abusive marriage in HBO's much-praised ensemble drama. Alongside her husband Keith Urban , she wore black in support of the Time's Up movement . "And I love you". "Let's keep the convo alive", she added.

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Natalie Portman Presents Best Director: 'Here Are the All-Male Nominees'

He beat out Martin McDonagh for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , Christopher Nolan for Dunkirk , Ridley Scott for All the Money in the World and Steven Spielberg for The Post . Twitter swiftly reacted in praise of the actress for driving home a point that had been the theme of the whole evening - that women are not treated equally in Hollywood.

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James Franco brings up Tommy Wiseau -- but he doesn't get to talk

His 2003 movie became a cult classic as "the worst movie ever made", but it became the inspiration for " The Disaster Artist ", starring and directed by James Franco in the role of the Wiseau himself. Guy with long hair, accent. "I wasn't invited".I'm very happy to share this moment with him today". "When I went to NYU, I said I wanted my own Coen brother to create".

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Stars to walk Golden Globes red carpet with activists

The Time's Up sexual harassment prevention initiative launched January 1 by Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon, Emma Stone and other prominent Hollywood women includes, among other things, a legal defense fund for victims, legislative initiatives and a request that women wear black to the Golden Globes .

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Golden Globes 2018: Black dresses, red carpet: Stars send symbolic message

She called out the TV network E! about paying its female co-hosts less. during an interview with E!. "Will & Grace" star Debra Messing told Giuliana Rancic of E! Sadler walked away from E! after almost 12 years upon learning that co-host Jason Kennedy , who shared essentially the same duties, "wasn't just making a little bit more than me, but was making double my salary and has been for several years".

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Brad Pitt Bid $120000 to Watch 'Game of Thrones' With Emilia Clarke

The auction was part of a charity event for Sean Penn in Los Angeles. But what's even more impressive than that is the fact that he got outbid! Winter is officially here for Brad Pitt . Then he outbid himself to $90,000. Sadly, Pitt lost out on the bid to be Jon Snow and Khaleesi's third wheel. In the end, Pitt was outbid by a gala-goer who ended the auction at $160,000.

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Former Georgian president sentenced to 3 years in jail

The Ukrainian leader a year ago stripped Saakashvili of his citizenship while he was overseas. "The decision contradicts laws, worldwide law and common sense", he said in a Facebook post. Last month, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said it would not discuss a possible extradition with the Georgian side. In his statement, Mr. Saakashvili called the ruling ridiculous and orchestrated by a political enemy, Bidzina Ivanishvili, a billionaire and a former prime minister who has had business ...

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Khloe Kardashian Blocks Out The Haters During Her Pregnancy

During an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Thursday (04Jan18), the reality TV star was coy when quizzed about Kylie's pregnancy . As for advice, Khloe said Kourtney is willing to help, but Khloe wants to figure out what it's like to be a mom on her own.

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Zara Tindall is pregnant with her second child

This is a breaking news story and we will update with more information as it emerges from official sources. "However down we feel, she will come running up in our faces", Mike Tindall told The Times . The Queen's granddaughter, an equestrian champion, is on a working holiday in Australia with her husband, a former England rugby player. The happy news comes about a year after the couple announced publicly that Zara had suffered a miscarriage just before Christmas of 2016.

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Know who will be the first guest of Letterman's Netflix talk show

According to reports, everyone from Young Hov to President Barack Obama are going to land on the Netflix program. Other episodes-which will be rolled out once a month-will feature interviews with JAY-Z, George Clooney , Malala Yousafzai , Tina Fey , and Howard Stern .

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Kendrick Lamar & TDE To Produce 'Black Panther' Movie Soundtrack

The confirmation came with the release of lead single "All the Stars" by Lamar ft. "The magnitude of this film showcases a great marriage of art and culture", Lamar said in the same statement. As noted via a Reddit post , all you need to do to don this Black Panther suit is TO head over to the Xbox Marketplace . The movie stars Chadwick Boseman as the titular hero, alongside Michael B.


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