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First 'Game of Thrones' Season 8 Footage Glimpsed in HBO Promo

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The final season of Game of Thrones is at the centre of HBO's sizzle reel for a slate of TV shows that start arriving from August 28 onwards. The video shows Jon embracing Sansa, who has a cold look on her face. So, if Game of Thrones won't be eligible until 2020, that means it won't be airing most of its six episodes until after May 31st. It doesn't appear to be their reunion at Castle Black; rather, it seems to be new footage depicting Jon's return to Winterfell. Read More »

Matt Smith Joins 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Cast!

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At this point, it's unclear whether the actor will be working for the rebels or empire. Variety's Justin Kroll broke the news about Smith. "I don't actually want this but can he just be in Star Wars as the Eleventh Doctor?" Daisy Ridley will return as Rey while others like Oscar Isaac , John Boyega , and Adam Driver , follow. Read More »

John Goodman confirms Roseanne Barr will be killed off on The Conners

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However, the series was abruptly canceled after Barr sent out an offensive Tweet, writing, "muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj", referring Barack Obama's senior adviser Valerie Jarrett. "Everything's fine", he said, before commenting on ABC deciding to suspend its Emmys campaign for the show's 10th season. In addition to John Goodman as Dan Conner, the show will also feature Sara Gilbert as Darlene, Laurie Metcalf as Jackie, Lecy Goranson as Becky and Michael Fishman as ... Read More »

Ed Sheerans 'Confirms' Marriage To Fiancée Cherry Seaborn

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He was also asked by Sky News when he and Seaborn would be walking down the aisle but the star refused to be drawn on a potential wedding date, replying, "It will be a situation like this where no one knows". "But it does, in the grand scheme of things". In a sweet Instagram post, he wrote: "Got myself a fiancé just before new year. We are very happy and in love, and our cats are chuffed as well". Read More »

Aretha Franklin: Queen of Soul to lie in state in Detroit

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Wright Museum of African American History in her Detroit , Michigan, hometown on Tuesday morning for the start of her two-day public viewing. Jackson talked about his last meeting with the "Queen of Soul", who died last week age 76 after a battle with cancer. Read More »

Eddie Murphy Is Going to Be a Dad for the 10th Time

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Snaps show the star wearing a pink dress and denim jacket with her baby bump on full display. The comedian, meanwhile, is parents to eight other children from four previous relationships. 'None of my children are gray and balding, ' he said. It's a natural thing. Eddie Murphy is about to have enough kids to play a regulation basketball game at family gatherings - his gf is pregnant with his TENTH child! " The brightest part of my life is my kids ", he added. Read More »

Mourinho demands respect in presser after Man U loss

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Jose Mourinho's job as Man Utd manager is not under threat despite losing two of their first three Premier League games for the first time since 1992, SSN understands. "A team that fights like that, with that solidarity, is united and there is no unity without the manager", he explained. However, during recent weeks there have been several quotes that hint at a broken relationship with some of his players. Read More »

Manchester United to stand by José Mourinho after impressive first half

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The midfielder thanked the club for their support throughout that hard period. After the match, Mourinho did his post-match interview and had some strong words to the media. He was wrong to say that fans don't consume newspapers and television, but a lot of journalists do despise him. "The team doesn't fight the way they fought, the boys don't give everything they gave if the team isn't United ". Read More »

Smokey Robinson, Bill Clinton to speak at Aretha Franklin's funeral

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She was awarded the Presidental Media of Freedom from President George W. Bush in 2005. Her funeral will be held in Detroit's Greater Grace Temple on August 31. The funeral billed to hold by 10am on the 31st of August at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit , will also see Yolanda Adams and Jennifer Holliday give sonorous renditions. Read More »

Louis C.K. performs surprise set at Comedy Cellar in NYC

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In November of past year, five women came forward in the pages of The New York Times about how the comedian masturbated in front of them. Another comic who performed that night, Mo Amer , said "it was like a wow moment" for the crowd and that Louis C.K.'s material was "like, classic Louis, really really good". Read More »

11-year-old girl gets heart transplant after visit by Drake

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In a video posted Sunday, she learns of the news that will change her life forever. "Oh my God!" she exclaims in the video. Sofia Sanchez , who turned 11 on August 18, filmed a video asking for two presents for her birthday: a visit from " In My Feelings " singer Drake , and a new heart. Read More »

"Crazy Rich Asians" Officially a Box Office Phenomenon

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Chu, the film is the first studio film in over 25 years to feature a predominantly Asian-American cast. Coming in at number two is The Meg , which earned $13.0 million. Rounding out this weekend's top 10 were " Christopher Robin " ($6.3 million); " Alpha " ($6 million); "BlackKklansman" ($5.1 million); " Slender Man " ($2.79 million) and "A.X.L" ($2.78 million). Read More »

Roseanne's Old Character Will Be Killed off Says John Goodman

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But he guessed that his character will be "mopey and sad" because his wife has died. When talking about the new iteration of the series and his character Dan, the drywall contractor who played Roseanne's husband in the original series and revival, told the publication "It's an unknown". Read More »

Tesla had VW funding lined up to go private, report says

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Two weeks later it's never mind, the whole deal is off. Amid a number of issues raised after Musk tweeted earlier this month that he was considering taking the company private at a buyout price of $420, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ramped up its investigation into the company, and it's likely to continue. Read More »

Sacha Baron Cohen Jokes with O.J. Simpson About Killing Women

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Simpson was released to parole October 1 after nine years in prison for leading five men, including two with guns, in a September 2007 confrontation with two sports collectibles dealers at a Las Vegas casino hotel. "We both, how you say, 'ladykillers, '" Cohen tells O.J.at one point, prompting Simpson to laugh while saying, "No, I didn't kill nobody". "I want to send her on a private helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon - oopsy daisy!" As uncomfortable as it was, the other most memorable ... Read More »

'True Detective' Season 3 Teaser Trailer Released by HBO

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Now with Oscar victor Mahershala Ali leading the latest season of detective anthology series, it seems that True Detective could redeem itself from its polarizing secondseason. Based on this first-look trailer, we're not so certain Wayne will ever get the information he longs for, the closure he desires, or the peace of mind he desperately needs. Read More »

Cyberpunk 2077 Dev Is Streaming Something Weird Right Now

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This is indeed a huge milestone for the development team and gives some hope to fans who want to play the game sooner than later. CD Projekt RED hasn't drawn any attention to the stream , as the company's last post on Twitter is a job opening from several days ago. Read More »

Fan charged after rushing onstage at Beyonce, Jay-Z Atlanta concert

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A fan found their way on stage during Jay Z and Beyonce's On the Run II show in Atlanta. Back-up dancers quickly rushed towards the intruder, who was trying to make his way backstage. "At the end of last night's show, we had an intoxicated male enter the stage", reads the statement . "At this point we had a controlled evacuation of the crew on the stage in order to safely diffuse the situation". Read More »

LaLiga: Real Madrid manager reveals why Courtois has been left on bench

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Bale provided the goal of the match after Isco's lovely pass before Benzema sealed the points 10 minutes from time . Real were the much stronger side to start the second half and Asensio would earn another penalty just minutes after the re-start after Pere Pons made a mess of things in defence and fouled the former Mallorca man in the area. Read More »

KSI vs. Logan Paul Goes To Majority Draw

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People who actually paid to watch it legally on YouTube forked out $10 each, so that could definitely be seen as a lot of lost revenue. The first YouTube boxing match was held in February at London's Copper Box Arena. "Can someone please refund my time? thanks", one viewer wrote on Twitter, while another added: "£7.50 for a draw. A rematch was suggested by KSI which Logan Paul agreed to, saying that they would have to meet once again in another fight. Read More »

Family of late rock star Prince files lawsuit against doctor

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Dr Schulenberg has denied any wrongdoing. In April, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced that it had agreed to a civil settlement with Schulenberg in which the doctor would be fined $30,000 and submit to monitoring by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for the next two years. Read More »

Senator John McCain Dead at 81

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Former rivals and Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush had been asked to give eulogies, according to news reports. He added: "But all of us can aspire to the course to put the greater good above our own". The former president said: " John McCain and I were members of different generations, came from completely different backgrounds, and competed at the highest level of politics". Read More »

Emma Watson is Replacing Emma Stone in Greta Gerwig's 'Little Women'

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Gerwig is writing and directing. With production slated to begin next month, the studio is looking to Emma Watson to come onboard as Stone's replacement. Little Women has been adapted several times, with the most recent adaptation being broadcast on the BBC past year. The Perks of Being a Wallflower star recently played the main role of Belle in Disney's Beauty and the Beast in 2017, which grossed more than $1.2 billion worldwide. Read More »

Neil Simon dead at 91

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Several of his plays - such as The Odd Couple and Barefoot in the Park - were adapted for the big screen. Overall he won one Pulitzer Prize, a Golden Globe and three Tonys. He was raised mostly by his strong-willed mother, Mamie, and mentored by his older brother, Danny, who nicknamed his younger sibling, Doc. Simon was the American theatre's most successful and prolific playwright in the second half of the 20th century. Read More »

[Teams] Newcastle vs Chelsea: Confirmed Line-Ups From St James' Park

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Napoli president Aurelio stated that Maurizio Sarri was given everything during his three year stay at the club, but he failed to win any title. The striker admitted that he was not a massive fan of the Blues playing style last season and feels the Sarri's new approach suits him and his teammates a lot more. Read More »

Liverpool vs Brighton: Jurgen Klopp drops hint about Fabinho ahead of clash

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Alisson's nifty footwork with the ball helped evade an onrushing attacker - to the shock of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp . 'I had a few centre-halves who were able to do things a centre-half should not do, like Mats Hummels (at Borussia Dortmund) constantly doing things which made no sense but he was really good in there. Read More »

'We Came As Romans' singer Kyle Pavone dead at 28

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Hearts are breaking throughout the heavy music community at this tragic news and tributes to the energetic frontman have begun pouring in across social media . A longtime fan shared the impact of Kyle's music, tweeting: 'I can't believe Kyle Pavone is gone, We Came As Romans were so huge for me when I was younger and I probably never would've really gotten into this scene if it weren't for them. Read More »