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Bong Joon-ho Becomes 1st Korean to Win Palme d'Or at Cannes

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Last year , the award went to Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda's Shoplifters , a film also about an impoverished family. " Parasite " is the second Asian film in a row to triumph at the world's biggest film festival. The Jury Prize was shared by two films-French-Malian Ladj Ly's Les Miserables , inspired by the 2005 riots in a Paris neighbourhood, and the Brazilian entry Bacurau , directed by Kleber Mendonce Filho and Juliano Dornelles. Read More »

Iran Slams US After Donald Trump Nuclear Weapons Comment

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Trump is in Japan as the first foreign leader to visit the country's newly enthroned Emperor Naruhito - an honour Abe hopes will help charm the USA president when it comes to thorny trade talks. President Trump also said his only aim is to prevent the country from obtaining nuclear weapons. Despite those actions, Trump said Friday that "I don't think Iran wants to fight and I certainly don't think they want to fight with us". Read More »

Miley Cyrus Debuts Three New Songs During Live Concert

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During her set on Saturday night, Miley surprised fans by debuting three new tracks. The video doesn't reveal much about the theme of the album, but some fans loved how Cyrus does "extra" with her mouth. You know what I always say? The " We Can't Stop " singer then denounced Nicki's stance during an interview with the New York Times . 'You made it about you. Read More »

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ movie now set for 2020

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Following the epic backlash from Sonic fans the world over after the debut trailer for the hedgehog's upcoming movie , director Jeff Fowler vowed to change the controversial design . While the titular character will be getting a makeover, Jim Carrey , who plays the famed villain Dr. Robotnik, will be the same. People were critical of Sonic's unusual appearance, looking more like a human/Sonic hybrid than anything resembling the famous character. Read More »

ABC Officially Decides Not To Renew ‘Whiskey Cavalier’ For Season 2

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E! News has reached out to Warner Bros. for comment. As we reported yesterday , ABC this week chose to take another quick look at the feasibility of renewing freshman Whiskey Cavalier , toplined by Scott Foley and Lauren Cohan . I know that you've heard we're cancelled, BUT we have one last shot. For WBTV, which relies on strong global sales for the series, having it on a broadcast network in the US was considered the most advantageous scenario. Read More »

'Aladdin' taking flight with $105 million in North America

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Twenty-seven years after Disney charmed audiences with its 1992 animated musical-fantasy " Aladdin ", analysts expect director Guy Richie's new live-action/CGI remake to capture the box office crown easily this Memorial Day weekend, unseating last week's champ, " John Wick 3". Read More »

Instagram’s IGTV now supports horizontal videos

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Horizontal videos could be added to the platform previously, but horizontal videos were surrounded by a lot of empty space. But after one year, Instagram is changing its policy on vertical-only videos. Instagram has seen strong requests from their community of creators and is issuing this response in exchange. Instagram has heard their feedback and answered their prayers and is bringing the ability to watch landscape videos and in fullscreen. Read More »

Real Madrid take a hint from Manchester United’s transfer activity

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United have put City's sporting director on a shortlist of candidates for a shake-up at Old Trafford this summer. "Ferguson appreciates the naming of the stand and the way he is looked after on matchdays, home and away". Ferguson is reportedly very skeptical about the club's global scouting network, most notably the £52m signing of Fred. Manchester United ended the 2018-19 season on a disappointing note, finishing sixth in the Premier League - 32 points behind champions Manchester City. Read More »

Cannes to present Palme d'Or, with history on the line

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Congratulations to the film's cast and crew! It follows a down-on-their-luck family of four who spot an opportunity to con a wealthy household into giving them jobs. The jury prize, or third place, was split between two socially conscious thrillers: The French director Ladj Ly's feature-film debut Les Misérables and Brazilian director Kleber Mendonça Filho's Bacurau . Read More »

Jon Voight Calls Trump the 'Greatest President Since Lincoln'

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This is not the first time Voight has shown support for the president and other supporters of Trump. Mr. Voight advises in one video . God bless America. Burger in the film " Roe v. Wade , " which tells of the story about the untold conspiracy surrounding the most famous case affecting the lives of the unborn. Read More »

Stan Lee's Former Business Partner Arrested for Elder Abuse

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A misdemeanour count also alleges elder abuse. It was after in June 2018 police and Adult Protective Services conducted a welfare check on Lee keeping Morgan out of the property. Morgan was facing one felony count of false imprisonment of an elder adult, three felony counts of theft, embezzlement, forgery or fraud against an elder and one misdemeanor count of elder abuse, according to the Los Angeles Superior Court's Public Information Office. Read More »

Lionel Messi blames Barcelona teammates for disappointing defeat to Liverpool

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It was hard to pick ourselves up as you could see in the following game. Barcelona has finished the season strong and has once again won LaLiga title with 87 points, 11 points more than Atletico Madrid. He said in quotes on his club's website: "It is an ideal moment because it is a final". In the Champions League they lost against Liverpool in the semi-finals and Girona beat them in the Catalan Super Cup. Read More »

Salman Khan On His Marriage Date?

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While promoting her next film Bharat , the Zero star revealed that her plans to open a production company should be realised before the end of the year. Maybe I can work out a win-win situation for everyone". But I have a whole village to take care of them. The film which brings together the sizzling on-screen pairing of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif also stars Nora Fatehi, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover and Jackie Shroff and Tabu in interesting roles. Read More »

Kim Kardashian files to trademark Psalm West

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Cape Town - They started off as friends, then several years later chose to start dating and in 2014 they said their "I do" - five years and four children later muso Kanye West and his reality star wife Kim Kardashian-West are still going strong. Read More »

Kanye Talks Trump & Mental Health in Behind-The-Scenes Look at Letterman Interview

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West shocked his own fans when he wore a hat with the Make America Great Again slogan Trump made popular during his presidential campaign. Despite pointing to Republican-led voter suppression efforts as an example of Trump's politics, Kanye ignores Letterman and says Trump supporters are "treated like enemies of America because that's what they felt". Read More »

Instagram Adds Support for Landscape Videos in IGTV

Back when it launched , IGTV believed itself to be the future home of content creators with a push for vertical videos , which according to them, was a better way to watch videos on our smartphones. The recent addition of IGTV is another way of keeping Instagram more relatable and help everyone to stay connected, informed and entrained at the same time. Read More »

KPMG administrators installed as Jamie's Italian collapses

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Specialist business property agent Christie & Co has been instructed to market the leasehold portfolio of the Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group. Frankie & Benny's people director Bridget Hutchinson added: "It was very shocking to hear the news about Jamie's Italian earlier this week". Read More »

Knights of the Old Republic Movie Script Almost Finished

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According to sources, Laeta Kalogridis, who previously worked on Alita: Battle Angel , is now writing the screenplay. In fact, Buzzfeed reports that three independent sources close to the production have informed them that Kalogridis is actually nearly done with the script for what is meant to be a trilogy of films. Read More »

Adam Levine leaving 'The Voice' after 16 seasons

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He and Shelton have remained in the show's iconic red chairs ever since, though other coaches have rotated. Adam won The Voice three times during the past 16 seasons, but struggled to produce finalists during the past three iterations of the hit singing competition. Read More »

The Sonic The Hedgehog movie has been delayed

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Shortly after the internet had its way with the original trailer, director Jeff Fowler announced that changes were coming - though that left some anxious that a bunch of VFX artists were about to work major overtime to change Sonic's look. Read More »

Archer will be England's 'X-factor', says Kohli

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A journalist asked Indian skipper Virat Kohli , "All matches are very important but the match against Pakistan is a high-pressure game, how do you look at it?" "We have come here to prove ourselves in another challenge", he said. During the Captains' Day function, all the 10 skippers were given a hypothetical situation wherein they could pick any player from the other side and there were some interesting answers with answers ranging from Jos Buttler to Rashid Khan. Read More »

ByteDance plans free music streaming app

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ByteDance has even secured the requisite music rights from Indian record labels - T-Series and Times Music - according to Bloomberg . This means the pricing strategy would need to be on the lower end, in relation to something like Spotify , in order to attract sufficient numbers of users. Read More »

$44m deal close in Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits

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The deal, which has not yet been signed, aims to cover all civil proceedings filed against the fallen Hollywood mogul , including those in Canada and the United Kingdom, the Wall Street Journal reported . The Journal said the proposed agreement would not affect a criminal case pending against Mr. Weinstein in Manhattan, in which he has been charged with rape and other sex crimes. Read More »

All in the Family, Jeffersons reboot is a hit, wins Wednesday

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The 90-minute recreations starred Woody Harrelson and Marisa Tomei as Archie and Edith Bunker and Jamie Foxx and Wanda Sykes as George and "Weezie" Jefferson . In fact, One Day at a Time star Justina Machado was supposed to play the part. Jennifer Hudson appeared in the second half of the special to preform The Jeffersons theme song "Movin' On Up". Read More »

Iceland could face penalty for pro-Palestine protest at Eurovision

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The European Broadcast Union, or EBU, said that Madonna had not cleared that part of the act with broadcasters and "was advised as to the non-political nature of the event". Calls for performers to boycott the show over Israeli policies toward Palestinians failed to generate much momentum. His grandfather, Alan Rice, said: " We expected it but he should have got more than that ". Read More »

An Update On Daniel Craig's Bond 25 Injury

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The release date has been locked for April 8th, 2020. Daniel Craig's ankle injury will unfortunately require surgery to fix, but the fact that it is minor surgery at least indicates that the injury is perhaps not as bad as it initially appeared or could have been. Read More »

The Winner of NBC's The Voice has Been Named

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Teigen joked about spoiling the results shortly thereafter, claiming the trophy was rescinded and given to Voice host Carson Daly to punish her . She did own up to her mistake and tweeted an apology. Jarmon , who hails from Frisco, Texas, beat out Gyth Rigdon of DeRidder, Louisiana, the runner-up. Read More »