Given the continuing popularity of the Harry Potter franchise and the box office success of the first Fantastic Beasts movie, a film adaptation of play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is an absolute no-brainer for Warner Bros. While Dumbledore had been painted as sexually ambiguous in the books, J.K. Rowling confirmed in 2007 that he is gay. However, Harry Potter author Rowling set the record straight, informing her Twitter followers on 20 January: "I know a lot of people are ...
As Buzzfeed reports , he later doubled-down on his claims at an event that night, claiming "tens of thousands of people were there" and that "they never had so many people". Media estimates at the time guessed that about 300,000 people attended Obama's inaugural concert. Nearly as many memes were spawned from Trump holding his concert in front of the Lincoln Memorial as well.
Melania Trump presented Michelle Obama with a large gift box with the famed flue colors of Tiffany . Napolitano told Fox News anchor Martha MacCallum Wednesday night that, based on his conversations with the president-elect, Trump could sign hundreds of regulations on his third full day in office.
Jammeh was at his official residence, State House, in Gambia's capital and meant to stay there, said an official close to the administration who was not authorized to speak to reporters. The West African operation is a rare instance of an African regional military coalition responding with force to a leader's refusal to step down after an election.
While so many stars took risks on the red carpet and showed off sexy new styles, unfortunately not everyone rocked a winning look when they stepped out for the 43rd annual People's Choice Awards in LA on January 18. Blake then spoke about how her win symbolized so much more, mainly how it focuses on the power of women in Hollywood and the need for females to speak up.
The posters, being spread across Washington ahead of the inauguration, were commissioned by the Amplifier Foundation as part of an art campaign to "disrupt the rising tide of hate and fear in America", per Quartz . Fairey commissioned a Kickstarter campaign called " We the People " in conjunction with The Amplifier Foundation to raise more than $1 million to distribute posters exuding messages of togetherness.
There must be something in the snack at halftime because it's as good of a bet as anything that the Bruins come out a little flat, letting the other team crawl back into the game. Isaac Hamilton led all scorers with 33 points, while Lonzo Ball led the Bruins with 12 assists. Thomas Welsh may be slightly overshadowed by freshman TJ Leaf, but that has not stopped him from getting 10.5 points and 8.5 rebounds per game.
HILLARY Clinton will be watched closely for a reaction today as she watches her rival be sworn into office from her front row seat. ABC News obtained the letters written by former presidents Bill Clinton and George W Bush from the National Archives and Records Administration.
Protesters clogged F Street NW near 14th Street outside the National Press Club where the "Deploraball" was happening. Around a thousand Trump supporters gathered at the National Press Club on Thursday evening as hundreds of anti-Trump protesters demonstrated outside.
Kevin Hart won favorite comedic movie actor and credited "all the co-stars i've had in my life that have helped me grow in this business". The favourite premium series actor honour went to Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and the favourite premium series actress was Sarah Jessica Parker .
The streaming service revealed the next installments to the wildly popular series will drop on coming May 30. We'll see what quaint American horrors Frank Underwood brings to the table in Season 5, but when might Netflix find a window in all our current political madness to premiere it? The ominous teaser is set to an eerie recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.
TV personality James Corden is set to host the 2017 Grammy Awards, which will air at 8 p.m. ET on CBS. Fans can look forward to the performances of Metallica, John Legend, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood on the 59th Grammys . Meanwhile, her single "Hello" earned nods for Record of the Year , Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance . Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Louis J.
And as with many first ladies before her, Trump chose an American designer , like Obama in 2009 and Laura Bush, who wore Oscar de la Renta, a Dominican-American designer , to the swearing-in ceremony in 2005. He added that she "doesn't like" Ford or his designs. I think they look great in the clothes. Of course, she wouldn't have a dearth of designer wear for all her public appearances in the coming four years, but will she become her own person as Michelle Obama did in the last ...
The 58 year old American star and his troupe of performers have been added to the bill at the Liberty Ball as part of president-elect Trump's celebrations on Friday (January 20th). "We have performed for many presidents", he told the Irish Independent. Donald Trump's inauguration: What actually happens? Bruce Springsteen cover band the B Street Band cancelled their scheduled appearance at a Thursday night inauguration gala because of their "gratitude" and "respect" for Springsteen, who ...
Following the fight, CBB producers made a decision to remove Kim from the house in order to stop things escalating further. Referring to Spencer's desire to win the show, she said: 'If I ever thought the day would come where I would want to win something so much that I would be so vile.
The Obamas are reportedly friends with Weinstein and his wife, Georgia Chapman. "I think he's got deep personal beliefs", Weinstein told The Huffington Post in 2012. Malia previously interned on the HBO set of Girls in New York City in 2015 and also worked on the set of the CBS drama Extant starring Halle Berry in Los Angeles.
He also has a prominent presence on other social platforms too with 3.2 million followers on Google+, 1.99 million on LinkedIn, 5.8 million on Instagram and 5,91,000 on YouTube. His Mobile app named "Narendra Modi" with downloads figuring 10 million is at the top as an app for political figure. PM Modi is ahead of the next American President, Donald Trump, who has 20.5 million followers on Twitter.
Pregnant Ciara and Future are done with fighting over their son, Future Jr . However, the child will allegedly spend most of his time with the 31-year-old singer given her ex-fiance's touring schedule, reported TMZ . It's the fourth child for Future , who has children from his previous relationships, and the first for Ciara . Days after the case was dropped, Future made an appearance at the playoff game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Seahawks, which Wilson started.
Kim was unaware that there were deep-seated issues that Kanye needed to work through in order to mend their marriage. Although things "don't seem great" between the couple, Kim appears to be " more hopeful" than she has in a long time that the two can get back on track - and she's hoping that since life is less chaotic now, they will be able to spend some quality time together working on their relationship.
And Tom Ford admitted he has declined to dress Melania for years as he believes she doesn't correspond with his "image", and therefore has no plans to dress her during her time in the White House . That announcement led to speculation that Ivanka Trump - a fixture on the campaign trail - could fill the shoes of first lady. "I see Melania's in mourning with most of the country", one tweet said.
The American Crime Story star's divorce petition was actually in response to Gooding's 2014 request for the couple's separation. However, the 49-year-old actor wants to keep ALL of the money he made since the 2014 petition. Gooding Jr. rarely comments on their split, but said during an appearance on The Steve Harvey Show last year that he makes an active attempt to remain close with his ex, whom he was married to for 20 years.
Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on September 8, 2015. It was a sad, yet amusing evening on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night. The press conference touched on a number of topics, including Obama's belief that we will soon have another black, female, hispanic, Hindu and all other manner of future presidents.
Pro- Trump group MAGA3X organized the event and invited over 1,000 guests to revel on the eve of the President-Elect's swearing in. About a half-dozen D.C. The Bikers for Trump group says it is ready to step in if protesters try to block access to the National Mall during Trump's inauguration. Some, like the ANSWER Coalition - which stands for Act Now to Stop War and End Racism - are planning to be a vocal and visible presence near the inauguration, but not to engage in any potentially ...
It's the second movie arriving this year that employs a monster as a metaphor for the protagonist's inner turmoil, but while A Monster Calls feels like it portrays the emotional weight of its subject, this movie - #Colossal, starring Oscar victor Anne Hathaway - comes off as more than little confused.
Obama said. During his eight years in the White House - in a noisy era of information overload, extreme partisanship and knee-jerk reactions - books were a sustaining source of ideas and inspiration, and gave him a renewed appreciation for the complexities and ambiguities of the human condition.
The Geordie Shore star, 21, shocked viewers with her antics with fans labelling the act as "sexual assault". The reality starlet was called to the Diary Room and told: 'Today in the bathroom with John you lifted your towel up and rubbed your naked bottom against his back.
Here's the insane part - Jackie won't take the stage 'til 9:30 PM, and she has to be up by 6 AM Friday to start getting ready to sing the National Anthem at the Inauguration. Jackie admitted that following the likes of Aretha Franklin and Beyonce, who sang the Star-Spangled Banner for both of President Obama's inaugurations, were a "hard act" to follow.
Michael Pena and Dax Shepard, who star in upcoming movie "CHiPs", presented Favorite TV Crime Drama Actress, which went to Jennifer Lopez. Being a new hit on NBC, "This Is Us" predictably won the Favorite New TV Drama award , while "The Voice" still reigns as Favorite Competition TV Show.
In the second leg of the task, it was team Rohan's turn to be on the other side, and needless to say team Manu also left no stone unturned in making sure that Bani, Rohan and Mona Lisa go through worse. He gets disappointed and insists on standing there itself despite being out of the game. During the task, Manveer was the last contestant holding his forte at the stand.
In the 20 second video, Hrithik Roshan is seen talking to a police officer, "Jawaab sir, jawaab dunga" says the Mohenjodaro actor in his deep voice. Playing a visually impaired onscreen is in itself a major task to ace. Distributors of both Raees and Kaabil are in process to block the screens for their film exhibition and the final screen count will be known by 23 January 2017.
He agreed with Redford's sentiment about the mixing of politics and film. Hours after Redford and some of his featured directors mused about the intersection of politics and film, Al Gore - perhaps the festival's most politically influential celebrity - arrived to attend the worldwide premiere of his new documentary, "An Inconvenient Sequel".
The 41-year-old singer supposedly told his superiors that he will quit the hosting part in order to concentrate on his three-year-old Noah because he was diagnosed with liver cancer. A statement at the time read: "We are devastated about the recent cancer diagnosis of our oldest son Noah who is now undergoing treatment in the US".
While it was assumed by us and so many others that NBC would renew " This Is Us " for a second season at some point before May, what we did not expect was to see a third-season renewal come so soon as today. "We're going to be with you for a while". It's averaging at present around a 2.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic, which is the strongest rating for any new series this year.
US President-elect Donald Trump, who will be sworn into office on Friday, has criticized China's trade practices and threatened to impose punitive tariffs on Chinese imports. Meanwhile, the U.S. Congress is ready to re-introduce legislation aimed at protecting freedom in Hong Kong, a special administrative region of China with more civil rights than the Chinese mainland.
The sheer joy of doing what you believe is right is inexpressible". "I'll say, 'I'd like to speak with the president, please, ' and then you say, 'Speaking.' He thought that was a great joke and so we started with that". " Yes, we can ", he said, invoking his 2008 campaign slogan. During the campaign, Mr. Trump vowed to ban Muslims from entering the US and deport millions of illegal immigrants.