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Culture Jaume Collet-Serra to Direct Disney's Jungle Cruise
Author: 0 Jaume Collet-Serra to Direct Disney's Jungle Cruise

Collet-Serra's decision to direct obviously means that he will not be taking on Warner Bros' Suicide Squad sequel , which we had previously reported that he was being eyed for. Given that all of the main original cast-Margot Robbie , Jared Leto , and Will Smith-are all set to return, most directors should welcome the chance to attach their name to the project.

Culture Sony Pictures is buying the Japanese anime distributor behind 'Dragon Ball Z'
Author: 0 Sony Pictures is buying the Japanese anime distributor behind 'Dragon Ball Z'

Sony's buyout of the studio is expected to strengthen its distribution of English-dubbed and translated anime not only in the USA but in more English speaking countries around the world. Funimation and Sony previously partnered for the FunimationNOW anime streaming service. Gen Fukunaga, who founded Funimation in 1994 and serves as chief executive, will retain a minority stake in the business and remain CEO.

Culture Summer Phoenix files for divorce from husband Casey Affleck
Author: 0 Summer Phoenix files for divorce from husband Casey Affleck

Phoenix is asking for joint legal and physical custody of their two children, Indiana , 12, and Atticus , 9. The couple had announced their separation in March 2016, and the petition cites irreconcilable differences as the reason Phoenix wants to end the nine-year marriage.

Culture Harry Styles 'dating Victoria's Secret model Camille Rowe'
Author: 0 Harry Styles 'dating Victoria's Secret model Camille Rowe'

And there are three words for women like that - Victoria Secrets models. The 23-year-old and Camille, 27, were spotted at a gig in NY at the weekend with their mutual pal Alexa Chung . She is also said to have appeared in the video for The Strokes' single Call Me Back - leaving fans wondering if she will one day be spotted in one of Harry's music videos.

Culture Macklemore Unharmed After Head-On Collision
Author: 0 Macklemore Unharmed After Head-On Collision

Macklemore was involved in a serious auto accident on Friday night but miraculously walked away unscathed after being reportedly hit head-on by another vehicle. Macklemore had two passengers in his auto, one who was treated for minor cuts & the other (including Macklemore ) were able to walk away emotionally shaken.

Culture Haseena Parkar postponed again: Why Shraddha's movie is going Jagga Jasoos' way
Author: 0 Haseena Parkar postponed again: Why Shraddha's movie is going Jagga Jasoos' way

Hasseena Parkar release date postponed. Lakhia confirms the development, saying, "We collectively made a decision to postpone the film so that it can get enough screens and a worthy run at the box-office". The team is expected to make an announcement soon about the new release date. These two big films are likely to rule the box office for weeks including the week after 18 August.

Culture New Apple Carpool Karaoke Trailer
Author: 0 New Apple Carpool Karaoke Trailer

Spotted in the teaser clip are heavy metal band Metallica, sisters Miley and Noah Cyrus, " Game of Thrones " stars Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner , and many others. Apple has licensed 16 episodes of the show, with episodes planned to be released on a weekly basis. Corden and Ben Winston are the creators and executive producers, along with executive producer Eric Pankowski.

Culture Kathy Griffin just shaved her head for the most attractive of reasons
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin just shaved her head for the most attractive of reasons

Kathy Griffin has always been known as a fiery redhead. The photos of a bald Griffin showed up three days after she tweeted that she has been exonerated for the Trump stunt, for which she publicly apologized. In 2014, Griffin's older brother, Gary Griffin, passed away after battling stage-four esophageal cancer for two years. The comedian expressed her support for her brother in an Instagram post after his passing.

Culture 'Frozen': Behind the Scenes of Disney's Broadway-Bound Musical
Author: 0 'Frozen': Behind the Scenes of Disney's Broadway-Bound Musical

Production is well under way for Disney's latest Broadway musical, Frozen . Frozen: The Broadway Musical opens in the St. James Theatre in NY in Spring 2018. "It's like tripling the number of songs". The Oscar victor knows her way around an animated flick, with writing credits on Zootopia and Wreck-It Ralph .

Culture R. Kelly still fighting sex cult accusations, cancels tour dates
Author: 0 R. Kelly still fighting sex cult accusations, cancels tour dates

Just last week he'd vowed he would continue touring, despite being accused of running a sex cult with young women. Sources tell TMZ that Kelly cancelled four of his next tour dates "due to poor ticket sales". Through his lawyer, Kelly has said that he is "alarmed and disturbed" by these allegations, and he also recently released a video in which he denies the cult as "a bunch of crap".

Culture In their first match ever, Shinsuke Nakamura must defeat John Cena
Author: 0 In their first match ever, Shinsuke Nakamura must defeat John Cena

Cena will face Shinsuke Nakamura in a number one contenders match on this week's episode of SmackDown . On last week's show, Jinder Mahal looked for the next challenger to his WWE Championship. The celebration was short-lived, as Owens edged Styles to reclaim the Star-Spangled Championship at WWE Battleground. After their train wreck of a match at Battleground where Owens won the title (call it a botch, call it a change mid-match) and the return of Chris Jericho last week, I'm not ...

Culture Bank of England strike to go ahead
Author: 0 Bank of England strike to go ahead

The employees, who are part of the Unite trade union, said they were protesting the "derisory" pay settlement that the bank had imposed on staff without the union's agreement. "The governor of the Bank of England must take responsibility for the fact that his dedicated workforce is having to make their concerns heard from a picket line", said Unite's Peter Kavanagh.

Culture Kate Middleton Just Recycled This Famous Alexander McQueen Coat
Author: 0 Kate Middleton Just Recycled This Famous Alexander McQueen Coat

Quinn will be based at Kensington Palace when she starts the role in October and will leave her current position as chief operating officer and associate dean for administration at the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School. Prince William , Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend the Last Post ceremony, which has taken place every night since 1928, at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial on 30 July 2017 in Ypres, Belgium .

Culture Scaramucci mistakenly listed as deceased in Harvard Law directory
Author: 0 Scaramucci mistakenly listed as deceased in Harvard Law directory

Kelly, who made the call on his first day in the position. Scaramucci shocked many last week with an expletive-laced interview that targeted then-chief of staff Reince Priebus and White House chief strategist Steve Bannon . Sources say it could be a "well-timed prank" or simply a typographical error during the mass printing of the latest edition. So the big questions going forward are - will Gen.

Culture Clooney Foundation to open schools for Syrian refugees
Author: 0 Clooney Foundation to open schools for Syrian refugees

Formal education can help change that", the couple said in a statement. "That's our goal with this initiative". "We don't want to lose an entire generation because they had the bad luck of being born in the wrong place at the wrong time", they added.

Culture 'Disturbing': more than half of students at Australian universities sexually harassed
Author: 0 'Disturbing': more than half of students at Australian universities sexually harassed

The survey was also only available in English, and did not allow respondents to disclose details of sexual assault or harassment that occurred in a non-university setting. Kate Jenkins, sex discrimination commissioner at HRCJ, defended the accuracy of the report's results and sample base, adding that while many outcomes fell in line with expectations, there were others that also did not.

Culture The Flash Showrunner Reveals His Season 3 Regret
Author: 0 The Flash Showrunner Reveals His Season 3 Regret

Now, as CW's " The Flash " Season 4 looms closer, details have been popping out at random. "In those six months, the team has taken on a dour and somewhat accepting attitude about Barry's fate", Valdes says. The suit's emblem has received an obvious upgrade since season 1 - which was pointed out in season 3 when the show revisited a season 1 episode. The Flash always likes to leave fans on a cliffhanger before heading into summer hiatus, and the Season 3 finale brought its biggest yet.

Culture Dileep's driver Appunni appears before police
Author: 0 Dileep's driver Appunni appears before police

After his anticipatory bail was rejected by the Kerala High Court, he was expected to appear before the Police today (Jul 31). The 48-year-old actor, Dileep was arrested by the police for allegedly planning and plotting the abduction of a popular Malyalam actress.

Culture John Cena To Star In 'Transformers' Bumblebee Spin-Off
Author: 0 John Cena To Star In 'Transformers' Bumblebee Spin-Off

He'll be joining a cast led by Academy Award nominee Hailee Steinfeld and a slew of other young, diverse actors including Jorge Lendeborg, Jason Drucker, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow, Ricardo Hoyos and Gracie Dzienny . The first Transformers paid homage to that by having a yellow Beetle right next to Bumblebee when Sam Witwicky saw him, but now we actually get to see Bee before he made a decision to be a Camaro full-time.

Author: 0 Fans swoon as 'hot' Love Island narrator joins Caroline Flack on show

Clearly unaware that their relationship was not serious, Chyna then noted how they went on a romantic holiday to Budapest just days before. She then shared another snap of a somewhat smug-looking Jonny, writing: " Can't even deal ", accompanied by three gun emojis.

Culture White House opioid commission urges Trump to declare federal state of emergency
Author: 0 White House opioid commission urges Trump to declare federal state of emergency

If the 9/11 statistics don't fully capture the devastation for you, the CDC's most recent numbers from 2015 show that 53,000 Americans died of drug overdoses. Out on the campaign trail, then-candidate Trump frequently remarked on the epidemic that has crippled communities across the country. "As access to prescription opioids tightens, consumers increasingly are turning to unsafe street opioids, heroin, fentanyl alone or combined, and mingled with cocaine or other drugs", the commission ...

Culture Spotify Surpasses 60 Million Subscribers
Author: 0 Spotify Surpasses 60 Million Subscribers

Interestingly, Spotify plans to skip the oft-dread IPO process, instead focusing on a "direct listing" with means insiders would be selling shares to the market rather than the company. Other competitors include Paris-based Deezer, whose strength lies in Europe, and Seattle streaming pioneer Rhapsody. Other streaming sites include rap mogul Jay-Z's Tidal, a service launched previous year by retail giant Amazon and early streaming site Rhapsody, which has rebranded itself as Napster.

Culture 'Blue Whale Challenge': All you need to know about the suicidal game
Author: 0 'Blue Whale Challenge': All you need to know about the suicidal game

The game originated in Russian Federation in 2015, starts by asking participants via social media to draw a blue whale on a piece of paper. While Meghwadi police said they did not find any representation of a whale etched into his skin - which is normally part of the game - cyber police are scanning the Std IX student's gadgets.