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Jonathan Demme, "Silence of the Lambs" director, dead at 73

He is survived by second wife Joanne Howard and their three children: Ramona, Brooklyn and Jos. Bryan Fuller, who created the Hannibal TV series inspired by The Silence of the Lambs , simply posted: "Rest in peace, Mr. He could do anything. The movie was also critically acclaimed, scooping Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, and Adapted Screenplay. Read More »

Landslide win for Moon in South Korea election

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Certainly weird, but far from the first time this latest election has been rendered through popular culture. South Korea is moving on from a corruption scandal that brought down former conservative president Park Geun-hye and the current focus of debate is on resolving nuclear tensions with North Korea . Read More »

Sinclair buying rival TV operator Tribune for $3.9 billion

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He went on to say the acquisition will allow the company to build out its next generation broadcast platform, scale emerging networks and national sales, and integrate content verticals. Its a mostly cash with some stock deal in which Sinclair will pay about $3.9 billion for Tribune plus the assumption of approximately $2.7 billion in net debt. Read More »

Things '13 Reasons Why' Creator Has Revealed About Season 2

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She said each parent would know whether their teen could handle the series' message - but that if a child wanted to watch they would find a way. Ever since Clay Jensen finished listening to the final tape and we finished watching the final episode of 13 Reasons Why , fans have wondered how long it would take for the hit Netflix show to be renewed for a second season . Read More »

Kanye West Is In Wyoming Working On New Music

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With that in mind, the latest rumor surrounding the recording of his upcoming album isn't all that surprising-even if it seems a bit over the top. It was also innovative in that it was an ongoing project, as 'Ye kept returning to make tweaks and updates to the record. Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 (2017)

Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 began its worldwide rollout this past weekend, grossing $101 million from 37 markets, and helping to propel the Marvel Cinematic Universe beyond the $11 billion mark at the global box office. Now, Gunn teases fans about Guardians of the Galaxy 3 saying that Peter Quill's non-dancing love interest Gamorra would have a bigger role to play in the movie. Read More »

"Live With Kelly & Ryan" Confirmed As Ryan Seacrest Permanently Joins Show

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Kelly Ripa's new Live co-host is already quite familiar to her viewers. Kelly Ripa has finally announced her new cohost on " Live ", almost a year after the departure of former cohost Michael Strahan . The long-awaited reveal was made just over a year after Michael Strahan announced his sudden departure from his seat on the show. She posted a video of her drinking from a Live! with Kelly mug with a question mark drawn on it. Read More »

Texas asks court to uphold 'sanctuary city' law

They say the " show me your papers " language in the legislation lets law enforcement officers inquire about immigration status during routine encounters, such as traffic stops, and doesn't protect people from such questioning while they're visiting domestic abuse shelters or public schools. Read More »

Tej trashes rumors about his marriage with Niharika

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A source close to Sai Dharam Tej told, "Sai treats Niharika as his sister and never had any such feelings towards her". However, the victor actor has slammed the media for the baseless rumours. On the professional front, Sai Dharam Tej is busy shooting for his upcoming films after "Winner" and Niharika too, has a couple of films in her kitty, including her Tamil debut. Read More »

Fox News complainant meets UK regulator over Sky-Fox deal

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Elsewhere within the Murdoch empire Kelvin MacKenzie, suspended by The Sun for writing a column comparing the footballer Ross Barkley, who is mixed race, to a gorilla, will not return to the paper. "Fox News is getting record ratings ... so I'm not anxious at all", he added. Two favored Murdoch employees - former Fox News boss Roger Ailes and former star host Bill O'Reilly - have left Fox News in recent months after being accused of harassment. Read More »

Reviews For 'King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword' Are Mixed

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Speaking to Variety , he hinted that he had been approached as he said: "I quite fancy doing Suicide Squad 2, because I thought I could do a good job with it". When the child Arthur's father is murdered, Vortigern (Jude Law), Arthur's uncle, seizes the crown. His first film, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels was a breakout independent hit, and led to a bunch of other movies, including Snatch, Swept Away, and two Sherlock Holmes films. Read More »

Two-hour marathon attempt an 'inspiration' to big Twitter audience

Saturday's event was the climax of the Breaking2 project launched by Nike in 2014, the same year in which Runners World magazine predicted a sub-two under normal conditions would not happen until 2075. The attempt did not go down as an official world record as it was not sanctioned by the International Association of Athletics Federations, on account of certain disqualifying variables such as drinks being given to runners via mopeds. Read More »

Zooey Deschanel a mom of 2 after welcoming baby boy Charlie

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The couple, who have been together since 2014, already have a one-year old daughter, Elsie Otter. Want all the latest pregnancy and birth announcements, plus celebrity mom blogs? Zooey has starred as Jess on New Girl since 2011, and the sixth season of the hit show aired its finale last month. Read More »

Kelly Ripa's new 'Live' co-host is the most boring choice imaginable

The ABC building in New York City where Live is housed will also have a new radio studio for Ryan, according to the report. The beloved talk show airs in many markets at 9 a.m., directly against the third hour of NBC's " Today ". At the time, Ripa was upset she was kept in the dark about Strahan's plans to leave until shortly before his departure was announced . "Ryan is a quintessential broadcaster and at the top of his game", Kelly Ripa said of her new co-host. Read More »

Official Trailer OITNB Season 5, Get Ready For June 9

Taking a stand! Netflix released the full-length trailer for season 5 of Orange Is the New Black on Tuesday, May 9. As the series finale episode concluded, fans were left with a cliffhanger showing Daya ( Dascha Polanco ) pointing a gun at Officer Humphrey (Michael Torpey). Read More »

Grammy Awards returning to NYC after 14 years in LA

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Now we know for sure. The 60th annual awards show will be held at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018. Earlier Tuesday morning, MSG's social accounts shared a Spike Lee-directed video, featuring musicians such as Joan Jett , Q-Tip and Grandmaster Flash paying tribute to the city's musical history outside of the Apollo Theatre, the Hotel Chelsea, and Carnegie Hall. Read More »

SKorean conservative describes election as 'war'

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Polls began early Tuesday nationwide to pick new president of the Republic of Korea (ROK) in an earlier-than-usual by-election, which was caused by the removal of former President Park Geun-hye from office in March over corruption allegations. Read More »

Rana Daggubati makes a shocking revealtion of being blind in one eye

After becoming the highest opener at the Kerala Box Office, Baahubali 2 has set yet another record in Kerala. Baahubali: The Beginning, which was made on a budget of Rs 180 crore, collected Rs 650 cr globally. The Karan Johar produced the historical film with some massive screening in opened to have 9000 screens worldwide, with nearly 6,500 screens in India alone. Read More »

American journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

As the Post noted, she encouraged investors to apply for USA residency through the EB-5 visa program-a controversial initiative that was renewed the day before in federal spending legislation signed into law by President Trump. The sister of U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law is in China courting wealthy people to invest $500,000 in luxury apartment towers outside New York City as part of a program that would grant them permanent U.S. Read More »

Bill O'Reilly Is 'Sad' He's No Longer On TV

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The site still directs users to his now-disabled official Fox News Facebook page and a still-active personal Twitter account. In April, The New York Times reported that five women were paid a collective $13 million by O'Reilly and Fox News for agreeing not to file lawsuits or speak publicly about allegations that he harassed them. Read More »

Guardians Of The Galaxy 4 Could Happen, But With A New Team

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The actors shot the film with a real version of the CGI character. Many reviewers have already called " Vol. 2 " better than the first, the monosyllabic Baby Groot is already a breakout star, and it's headed for a possible $140 million to $150 million opening weekend. Read More »

Spicer: Kushner 'Not Involved' in Family's Chinese EB-5 Visa Pitch

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This is not the first time the Kushners have come under fire for using the EB-5 program to attract Chinese investors. Though Kushner Meyer didn't directly connect the event to either her brother or the Trump administration while Rauhala was in the room, the Washington Post journalist told Cooper the message was clear. Read More »

Teen's plea for free Wendy's nuggets sets retweet record

Carter told Wendy's to "consider it done" and the race for a viral post was off. But it did make a notable Twitter milestone when it surpassed the retweet count for Ellen Degeneres' famed Oscars selfie and became the most retweeted tweet in history. Read More »

Another Top Fox News Executive Is Heading For The Exits

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The turmoil at Fox News hasn't ended after the ousting of Bill O'Reilly and Roger Ailes amid fallout over sexual harassment allegations. For years, Shine was the right-hand man to Roger Ailes , the Fox chairman forced out in July amid sexual harassment allegations. Read More »

Average Irish rent rises by €134 a month, says report

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The average cost of renting a home has increased by €134.00 a month over the past year, according to The Irish Times . Spokesperson Niamh Randall says people relying on rent supplements are hardest hit by rising prices: "So we've renewed our call again this morning for full rent certainty, where rents are linked to the consumer rent index". Read More »

'American Idol' Returning to TV, Revived By ABC!

Seacrest addressed the rumors of the show's return on the show Monday, saying he didn't know until last week that "American Idol" was possibly being revived on ABC. " Idol " ran on Fox for 15 seasons beginning in 2002. "The release reads: " 'American Idol " has already been a beloved part of the Disney|ABC family, with "The American Idol Experience" taking residence at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park for five years. Read More »

'American Idol' coming back to TV on ABC

Seacrest is the king of multitasking, he produces Keeping Up with the Kardashians and is the host of Top 40 and the KIIS-FM morning radio show, On Air with Ryan Seacrest . The show launched the careers of Kelly Clarkson, the first crowned " Idol ", Carrie Underwood, Jordan Sparks, Jennifer Judson, Adam Lambert, and Chris Daughtry, among others. Read More »