Monday, 26 October 2020

Hollywood

Amber Heard says Johnny Depp ‘threatened to kill’ her many times

HOLLYWOOD: Amber Heard said her ex-husband, Hollywood star Johnny Depp, threatened to kill her on numerous occasions, according to a witness statement given at a UK libel trial. Depp is suing News Group Newspapers, publishers of The Sun newspaper, over a 2018 article which referred to him as a “wife beater” and questioned whether J K Rowling should have ...

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Johnny Depp’s bodyguard says Amber Heard abused the Hollywood star

LONDON: Johnny Depp’s security chief alleged that Amber Heard physically abused Depp during the couple’s tempestuous marriage, giving testimony to support Depp’s libel suit against a British tabloid that accused him of assaulting his former spouse. Depp is suing News Group Newspapers, publisher of The Sun, and the paper’s executive ...

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Priyanka Chopra urges women to demand change

BOLLYWOOD: Priyanka Chopra teamed up with Meghan Markle to speak up about women empowerment for the Girl Up Leadership Summit. Joining the conference virtually, the Bollywood actor spoke about how women aren’t ‘fairly’ given the same opportunities and how crucial it is for them to persistently keep up the fight ...

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Halle Berry withdraws from transgender role

BOLLYWOOD after facing backlash online, actress Halle Berry has pulled out of a transgender role she was supposed to play in an upcoming film. Over the weekend, the Oscar-winning actress revealed she would “probably” play a transgender man in her next film. “(The film is about) a character where the ...

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Priyanka Chopra joins cast of Matrix 4

HOLLYWOOD/BOLLYWOOD: Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will reprise their respective roles as Neo and Trinity After the remarkable success of the Matrix trilogy, a new film is slated to join the franchise in 2022. Matrix 4 will feature the original cast, who will be joined by Priyanka Chopra Jonas and ...

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Katy Perry admits Kanye West presidency would be ‘little wild’

LONDON: The award-winning rapper stunned audiences on 5 July when he announced he was trying his hand in a completely new walk of life, setting himself a goal of challenging President Trump, who he had earlier endorsed, and presumptive Democratic candidate Joe Biden in the forthcoming national polls. Katy Perry has commented ...

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Johnny Depp, Amber Heard come face-to-face in U.K. court

HOLLYWOOD legend Johnny Depp on Friday accused of turning him from “Cinderella into Quasimodo” by claiming he beat his ex-wife Amber Heard. The first week of Depp’s star-studded libel trial against the paper’s publisher and executive editor drew to a close with the 57-year-old denying hurling a champagne bottle and ...

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Kumail Nanjiani on being the first Pakistani Marvel superhero

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistani-American actor Kumail Nanjiani has made it big in Hollywood with his career catapulting from The Silicon Valley all the way to Marvel. The actor and comedian spoke about being the first Pakistani Marvel superhero in The Eternals and the pressure that comes with such ample representation. During a comedians’ round table discussion ...

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David and Victoria Beckham plan to build a lake

LONDON: David and Victoria Beckham are planning to build a kidney-shaped lake on their sprawling £6million Cotswolds estate, according to reports. The couple have submitted a planning application to West Oxfordshire District Council to create a stretch of water spanning 3000 square meters. The new addition will be the latest ...

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Harvey Weinstein victims to receive $19M payout

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Variety/REX/Shutterstock (8488464i) Harvey Weinstein Time and Punishment: A Town Hall Discussion with JAY Z and Harvey Weinstein, New York, USA - 08 Mar 2017

NEW YORK: Women who suffered sexual misconduct and workplace harassment by convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein are set to receive almost $19 million as part of a class action lawsuit, New York’s attorney general announced Tuesday. The payments, which need to be approved by two courts, are the result of a ...

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