Tag: Celebrity News

Hedi Slimane unleashes Twitter rant in response to Cathy Horyn

French designer Hedi Slimane has never been especially talkative in the media. The former creative director for Dior Homme and Yves Saint Laurent rarely opens up, and when he does, people listen. Last year, he gave a widely-read interview in which he talked about being bullied as a child and how that affected his designs,… Read More

Maria Sharapova’s drug scandal results in conflict for the tennis star

World no. 7 professional Russian tennis player, Maria Sharapova, publicly announced the positive results of her drug test in the midst the 2016 Australian Open. Sharapova’s failed test for the drug meldonium, which apparently has performance-enhancing properties but is usually used for heart problems, is sparking controversy throughout the Tennis world.   The 28-year-old Russian… Read More

Top 11 film and television award shows you should get excited about right now

Top 11 film and television award shows you should totally get excited about right now

From the People’s Choice Awards to the Golden Tomato Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, and the Critics’ Choice Awards, it’s safe to say that the 2016 awards season is already in full swing.   Hard on the heels of the just concluded Critics Choice Awards this past Sunday, below are a few prime time television… Read More

Tribeca shortlist: A new take on streaming movies

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Tribeca Enterprises has partnered with Lionsgate to create a premium movie subscription service which claims to only feature movies worth watching. The streaming app service will officially open in October.   The films featured on the site are selected by actors, directors, Tribeca and Lionsgate executives, and other well-known popular culture celebrities. Each of the… Read More

Straight back to Compton: Dr. Dre album proceeds to finance Compton arts center

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There’s something to be said about remembering where you come from — it’s a central theme of the hip-hop community. Some people falter; they achieve success, and forget their own past. Rap legend Dr. Dre has not forgotten.   Last week, the artist announced that the royalties accrued by his new album, “Compton” — released… Read More

Facebook live stream brings fans and celebrities closer than ever

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Social media continues to present a means by which celebrities can promote their personal brand, broadcast developments on projects, and most importantly: communicate with fans. We’ve talked at great length about celebrities who have an uncanny knack for implementing such technologies, and now they will get another tool to add to their arsenal.   Facebook’s… Read More

Running Hollywood: Tom Cruise’s 5 best films

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Few actors have sustained career a career as long and prolific as Tom Cruise; this is only more impressive when one considers that most of Cruise’s films involve high-octane action and visceral thrills. Love him or hate him, the world’s most famous Scientologist has amassed an impressive filmography. With his most recent film — “Mission… Read More

Mutant of the people: Hugh Jackman wants your input on final ‘Wolverine’ movie

Over the last few decades, we have had five different Batman actors (with another on the way), three Supermen, two Charles Xaviers, but only one Wolverine. Of any actor working in the superhero genre today, arguably none own their role as definitively as Hugh Jackman. The Aussie actor has remained a mainstay of the genre… Read More