Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Tag Archives: Hollywood

Why Bollywood actress will not speak up about abuse


BOLLYWOOD: Actress Nimrat Kaur says the legal system does not ensure full support for women to fearlessly come out with their stories Why are Bollywood actresses not naming and shaming their sexual assaulters and harassers as openly as their Hollywood counterparts? Actress Nimrat Kaur says before women are questioned about ...

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Black Widow solo movie gets writer

Scarlett Johansson

LONDON: The highly anticipated ‘Black Widow’ solo movie starring Scarlett Johansson could finally be on the way after Jac Schaeffer was hired as the screenwriter for the project. A ‘Black Widow’ solo movie could finally be on the way after Jac Schaeffer was hired as the screenwriter. Scarlett Johansson has ...

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Margot pledges support to anti-harassment campaign


LOS ANGELES: Margot Robbie has thrown her support behind a new manti-harassment capaign. The 27-year-old actress has become the latest big-name celebrity to pledge her support to Time’s Up by sharing an image on her Instagram account of an open letter written in the US newspaper that calls on women ...

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Netflix’s ‘The Open House’ Trailer Out

The Open House

HOLLYWOOD :The trailer for Hollywood’s latest film, “The Open House” filled with intense horror and suspense has been released. Directed by Matt Angel, the film has a plotline that revolves around a teenager who, along with his mother moves into a house that is occupied by supernatural and highly terrorizing ...

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Titanic keeps that sinking feeling alive, 20 years on

‘Titanic’ keeps that sinking feeling alive, 20 years on

HOLLYWOOD: Part saturnine elegy to doomed youth, part exaltation of the transcendent power of love, blockbuster disaster movie “Titanic” is delivering that sinking feeling to a whole new generation of fans. Marks two decades since Rose vowed to Jack she’d “never let go” – before spectacularly reneging on her promise, ...

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Indian minister pushes Bollywood on sexual harassment

Richa Chadha

MUMBAI: India’s minister for women has warned Bollywood producers over sexual harassment in the Hindi film industry after a scandal that has brought down some leading Hollywood figures. Maneka Gandhi wrote to leading production houses reminding them that they are “ethically and legally” responsible for providing a “safe, secure and ...

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Hollywood women to go all black at Golden Globes in protest


Hollywood actresses attending next year’s Golden Globes ceremony will reportedly wear black in protest of sexual harassment that has been recently exposed. Sources that many major actresses, including presenters and nominees such as Jessica Chastain, Meryl Streep and Emma Stone, are planning to wear all-black looks as a symbol of ...

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George Clooney gave his friends $1m each


LOS ANGELES: Being friends with George Clooney is probably cool enough. Now it’s been revealed he’s given $1 million to each of his 14 best pals to thank them for helping him. Rande Gerber, who has been close to the actor for years, told media that George did it as ...

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Salma Hayek claims that Harvey Weinstein threatened to kill her


Salma Hayek has come forward with an essay, detailing her alleged experiences working with Harvey Weinstein, claiming unwanted sexual advances and threats of violence. In a piece for the New York Times, the Oscar-nominated actor writes that she spent years saying no to the disgraced producer following his demands for ...

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Feminism is word of year for 2017

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WASHINGTON: Merriam-Webster dictionary on Tuesday announced its word of the year for 2017 is “feminism”. “Feminism” was the word most looked up in its online dictionary throughout the year, generating 70 percent more searches than last year, said Merriam-Webster. The word is defined in Merriam-Webster as “the theory of the ...

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