Friday August 7-th, 2020

NZ to remain home of Lord of the Rings NZ to remain home of Lord of the Rings

The adaptation of JRR Tolkien's fantasy novels will explore new storylines preceding The Fellowship of the Ring , the first instalment of the saga. No premiere date for the series has been announced. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said...

Mzansi's Ndlovu Youth Choir's wows at AGT finale, voting is underway Mzansi's Ndlovu Youth Choir's wows at AGT finale, voting is underway

The Ndlovu Youth Choir's performance at finals of America's Got Talent will leave you teary-eyed and beaming with pride. Taking to social media following their performance, the choir described themselves as "young ambassadors of a united world".

Meek Mill Addresses 6ix9ine Testifying: Meek Mill Addresses 6ix9ine Testifying: "Don't Be a Internet Gangsta"

His manager, Kifano "Shotti" Jordan , was also a member of the Bloods and explained that as a member out on the streets, he was responsible for taking care of any members that might be behind bars. Tekashi said he met numerous gang members while on ...

NBC streaming service gets a not-terrible name: Peacock NBC streaming service gets a not-terrible name: Peacock

Peacock's original programming will include a " Battlestar Galactica " reboot from " Mr. Robot " creator Sam Esmail and the drama "Dr. Death" starring Alec Baldwin. A series based on Aldous Huxley's groundbreaking 1932 novel Brave New World , abo...

Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75 Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

Roberts started out at ABC as chief congressional analyst for This Week with David Brinkley and later became an anchor alongside Sam Donaldson from 1996 to 2002. She became a friend. In 2000, Roberts won the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence i...

Kelly out of jail wants her money back Kelly out of jail wants her money back

R. Kelly appeared in court in Chicago Tuesday for a hearing on the state sex-crime charges against him, only to listen as a lawyer for the friend who posted his bond demanded her money back. She only identified herself as a "friend" of R. Kelly wh...

Shane Gillis' 'SNL' firing for racist remarks splits the comedy community Shane Gillis' 'SNL' firing for racist remarks splits the comedy community

Gillis came under fire after video and audio surfaced of him using language many felt was racist and homophobic. "Of course I wanted an opportunity to prove myself at SNL , but I understand it would be too much of a distraction", he countered.

Victoria Beckham bullied 'physically and mentally' Victoria Beckham bullied 'physically and mentally'

If we compare Victoria Beckham's popularity to three months ago, they had an average popularity of 41.4, whereas now their average popularity over the last ten days is 32.6.so by that measure, Victoria Beckham has regressed. Victoria believes it ...

Sky Sports and Channel 4 strike new coverage deal Sky Sports and Channel 4 strike new coverage deal

Sky and Channel 4 have broadened their partnership, which includes Formula 1 coverage and more box sets. Now the two companies have gone a step further by signing a "multi-year" deal, which will give Channel 4 continued access to Formula 1 r...

Taylor Swift Announces New Summer 2020 Tour Dates, Makes History Taylor Swift Announces New Summer 2020 Tour Dates, Makes History

If fans want to see Swift perform Lover songs sooner, and are willing to make the trip, she will be touring stadiums in Europe - with one stop in Brazil - from June 20 , 2020 to July 18 , 2020. Then Taylor will step stateside for four special "...

Kendall Jenner Has Ditched Her Brunette Locks And Gone Blonde Kendall Jenner Has Ditched Her Brunette Locks And Gone Blonde

Kendall debuted her new 'do while walking the runway at Burberry's spring/summer 2020 fashion show at London Fashion Week on Monday. Khloe then responded, "She's so flawless either way!" "You wish b***h", she wrote. 'And, like, it was this w...

Edward Snowden Says He Wants To Come Home Edward Snowden Says He Wants To Come Home

The civil lawsuit, filed on Tuesday, claims that Snowden violated these agreements by not sending a draft of the book to the spy agencies for review - and presumably redaction - before publication. " Intelligence information should protect our nati...

‘Seinfeld’ is heading to Netflix in 2021 ‘Seinfeld’ is heading to Netflix in 2021

Netflix likewise lost " FRIENDS " to WarnerMedia, which paid $425 million to carry the exemplary show to its new support HBO Max for a long time, beginning in 2020. "It's as contemporary and humorous as ever and shall be out there to the world in 4K...

Amazon Music launches new lossless streaming tier for audiophiles Amazon Music launches new lossless streaming tier for audiophiles

If you're a current Amazon Music subscriber, you'll need to pay an additional £5/mth to get access to the HD tier. That works out at around AU$19 / AU$22, but there's no word on when the service will go truly global. " Earth will be changed forev...

Cokie Roberts, Pioneering Female Journalist Who Helped Shape NPR, Dies at 75 Cokie Roberts, Pioneering Female Journalist Who Helped Shape NPR, Dies at 75

Roberts was the daughter of Hale Boggs, a former House majority leader from Louisiana, and Lindy Boggs, who succeeded her husband as a member of Congress. When she was diagnosed, she spoke about her longtime work urging women to get regular mammogra...

Meghan Markle praises 'amazing dad' Prince Harry on his 35th birthday Meghan Markle praises 'amazing dad' Prince Harry on his 35th birthday

For starters, she may not want to discuss her family with anyone who's not in her inner circle - especially given how much hate has been directed at the Duchess of Sussex lately. Meghan and Harry have shared a handful of photos of their son, incl...

'Jeopardy!' host Trebek says he's resumed chemotherapy 'Jeopardy!' host Trebek says he's resumed chemotherapy

And my numbers went sky high, much higher than they were when I was first diagnosed. In an interview on " GMA ", Trebek sat down with ABC News' T.J. "The doctors said they hadn't seen this kind of positive result in their memory. some of the tumo...

Prabhas unveils First Look of 'Mano Viragi' Prabhas unveils First Look of 'Mano Viragi'

Mann Bairagi producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali said in a statement, " Mann Bairagi has been made with utmost honesty and sincerity". On the occasion of his birthday, Akshay Kumar just unveiled the first look of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's special film o...

Ford v Ferrari (2019) - Movie Trailer #2 Ford v Ferrari (2019) - Movie Trailer #2

The movie, shown at the Toronto Film Festival on Monday, chronicles Ford's bid to build a race auto to beat Ferrari at Le Mans , a race it had dominated for years. Even though the film clocks in at over two and a half hours, editors Michael McCuske...

Felicity Huffman's two-week jail sentence triggers claims of 'white privilege' Felicity Huffman's two-week jail sentence triggers claims of 'white privilege'

The scandal exposed the lengths to which parents will go to get their children into the "right" schools and reinforced suspicions the college admissions process is slanted towards the rich. After her sentencing, she said via email, "I accept the cour...

Hurt Christie Brinkley pulls out of 'Dancing with the Stars' Hurt Christie Brinkley pulls out of 'Dancing with the Stars'

I had to be stronger than the things that scare me". "Sailor joined the cast when I got mine. ouch somebody stop me, it hurts to laugh!" In addition to Brinkley-Cook, Bachelorette Star Hannah Brown and Queer Eye star Karamo Brown are part o...

Kanye West was furious with Kim Kardashian for letting North wear makeup Kanye West was furious with Kim Kardashian for letting North wear makeup

In an appearance earlier this weekend on USA talk show The View , his wife Kim Kardashian revealed the motivation behind the shows, claiming that Kanye initially used them as a form of self-healing: "Kanye started this I think just to heal himse...

Brad Pitt asks astronaut: Who was better? Clooney or me? Brad Pitt asks astronaut: Who was better? Clooney or me?

After discussing more serious issues such as worldwide cooperation in space and keeping one's mental state stable, Pitt posed the real toughie: "Who controls the jam box?" he asked. The movie opens on Friday. Hague responded with laughter and affir...

Priyanka Chopra Love Message Priyanka Chopra Love Message

Sharing a video montage of their memories and pictures, the global diva wished hubby dearest and wrote, "The light of my life". Check out the video here: Danielle captioned the sweet video as, "happy birthday @nickjonas! love you and your dance mo...

UK Supreme Court hears cases that PM Johnson's Parliament suspension was illegal UK Supreme Court hears cases that PM Johnson's Parliament suspension was illegal

The French minister for Europe says European Union countries are ready to discuss new proposals from Britain for a new Brexit deal if they protect Northern Ireland's peace deal and the bloc's common market. "There are no concrete proposals fo...

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