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'Colony' cancelled after three seasons

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) American science-fiction TV series Colony has been pulled off from USA Network due to its low rating in its third season. First two seasons had garnered a lot of positive response but the third season, which was wrapped on June 25, didn't able to impress the viewers, reports hollywoodreporter.com. Helmed by Ryan J. Condal and Carlton Cuse, Colony starr...

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Maines to star as TV's first transgender superhero

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) American actress Nicole Maines, who is well known as a transgender rights activist, has bagged the role of the first television transgender superhero. She will feature in the fourth season of the show Supergirl. Maines will be portraying the character of Nia Nal aka Dreamer and share screen space with actors April Parker Jones and David Ajala, reports variety...

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Ryan Reynolds wants to explore Deadpool's bisexuality

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Actor Ryan Reynolds says he wants to explore the bisexuality of Deadpool in future films based on the character. During a panel at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, he said he is hoping that Deadpool and his alter-ego Wade Wilson, a self-described pansexual, will one day explore that side of his sexuality, reports variety.com. I certainly think that thi...

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Taylor Swift sued over gaming app title

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift has been accused of stealing the name of her gaming application. The singer launched The Swift Life in 2017 to introduce fans to a special social network, through which devotees can gain access to exclusive content. However, small business owner Patrick Benot claims he obtained the rights to the name for his computer consulting comp...

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Woman dies in Los Angeles store siege, gunman nabbed

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) A woman has been killed in a Los Angeles grocery store siege in which a gunman held multiple people hostage, police said on Saturday. The suspect has been taken into custody and an investigation is underway, Efe news agency reported. The incident began when a shooting occurred at 1.30 p.m. in Newton Division after which the suspect fled the scene, the ...

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Shooting suspect arrested in Los Angeles after shop siege

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Los Angeles Police have arrested a suspect who earlier barricaded himself in a supermarket with people inside, the media reported. We have successfully taken the suspect into custody without incident, the LAPD tweeted on Saturday, saying officers were clearing the location, BBC reported. People were earlier seen running from the Trader Joe's shop. One ...

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Willie Nelson to launch Frank Sinatra tribute album

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Legendary singer-songwriter Willie Nelson will release his second album of the year in September. It is a Frank Sinatra tribute outing called My Way. The 11-track album, to be released on Sony's Legacy label, was produced by Buddy Cannon and Matt Rollings. It will be out on September 14, reports variety.com. Along with the announcement came the album's...

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Josh Brolin can't control urine

Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS) Getting older isnt making life any easier for actor Josh Brolin, who at 50, shared an Instagram selfie with his pants soaked in urine. In the photo, Brolin stood shirtless wearing dark-colored cargo pants while pointing at his leg which had dark splash marks on it, reports people.com. Stoked about pissing all over myself again, Brolin wrote in the capt...

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Granddad arrested after toddler accidentally shot dead by cousin

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) A 53-year-old man has been arrested for child endangerment after his four-year-old grandson got hold of his gun and fatally shot a two-year-old girl in California, police said. The shooting happened in San Bernardino on Friday. Deputies and medical aid arrived and found the two-year-old victim, the cousin of the boy, suffering from a gunshot wound. The toddler...

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Documentary on Weinstein's fall may release year-end

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) The Reckoning, a documentary which recounts the fall of producer Harvey Weinstein and the rise of the #MeToo movement, has been acquired by Vertical Entertainment for distribution in the US. The company is planning to release in the film in the fourth quarter of this year. The film is directed by Barry Avrich and had its world premiere at Toronto's recent Hot ...

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James Gunn fired as 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) James Gunn will no longer direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 ater he was fired by Disney Studios as the filmmaker's controversial tweets on pedophilia and rape resurfaced. Actor Dave Bautista came to his defence. The move to fire Gunn came after conservative personalities resurfaced old tweets in which the director, an outspoken critic of US President Donal...

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India's couture landscape has become extremely expressive: Shantanu & Nikhil

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Ace designers Shantanu and Nikhil, who have a long history of giving Indian fashion some finest trends like androgynous fashion and are known for their love affair with drapes, say that couture landscape has become extremely expressive in India in the recent past. The couture landscape in India has become extremely expressive in the recent past and that has led ...

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I do what I am told: Denzel Washington on successful marriage

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Oscar-winning star Denzel Washington says that the secret to his 35-years of married life is that he keeps his mouth shut and follows instructions. Three and a half decades into his marriage, Washington has learned a few things about what makes his lasting love with wife Pauletta work. I do what I'm told. I keep my mouth shut, Washington, 63, joked to ...

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'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' TV Reboot in development

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) A TV reboot of Buffy the Vampire Slayer is in development at 20th Century Fox Television. According to Variety.com, original series creator Joss Whedon is onboard to executive produce with writer Monica Owusu-Breen attached to write the script. The rebooted series will see a black actress take over the title role, which was played in the series by Sara...

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Khloé Kardashian thinks about getting a nose job 'every day'

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Reality TV star Khloé Kardashian admits she will go under the knife someday. Although the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star hasn't gotten a nose job in the past, she isn't opposed to having it done in the future, reports people.com. On Friday, the Good American jeans founder admitted on Instagram that she thinks daily about getting the procedure do...

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Jennifer Connelly joins Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun: Maverick'

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Connelly is joining Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverick. Oblivion helmer Joe Kosinski is directing the film, a sequel to the 1986 original. Jerry Bruckheimer, who produced the first film with the late Don Simpson, will produce the film with Cruise and Skydance CEO David Ellison, reports variety.com. This latest project will be set in a wor...

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Anthony Anderson under criminal investigation for assaulting a woman

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Black-ish star Anthony Anderson is currently under criminal investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department. According to The Blast, Anderson allegedly assaulted a woman last year after an event she catered for the actor. It's unfortunate that anyone can file a police report, whether it is true or false, Anderson's representative said in a statement...

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James Gunn fired as 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) James Gunn will no longer direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 ater he was fired by Disney Studios as the filmmaker's controversial tweets on pedophilia and rape resurfaced. The move comes after conservative personalities resurfaced old tweets in which Gunn, an outspoken critic of US President Donald Trump, had joked about the topics, according to The Hollywo...

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Drinking doesn't 'suit' Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Irish actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who was detained at an airport here for being involved in a verbal fight with his wife and smoking e-cigarettes on flight, said he was at fault for losing his senses and ordering a drink following a series of frustrating events. According to people.com, the 40-year-old actor and his wife Mara Lane were flying into Los Angeles ...

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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson cast in 'Cats' movie adaptation

Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Actors Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and Ian McKellen will star in an upcoming movie version of Andrew Lloyd Webbers smash musical Cats. According to hollywoodreporter.com, Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper will helm the film, which will be shot in Britain in November. The screenplay by Lee Hall is based on Lloyd Webber's musical, which w...

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