Tuesday, 7 December 2021

Hollywood

Angelina Jolie visits Burkina Faso refugee camp

Image Credit: AFP OUAGADOUGOU – Oscar-winning actor Angelina Jolie visited a refugee camp in Burkina Faso sheltering thousands of Malians who have fled jihadist violence in the region. Jolie visited the camp at Goudebou, in the northeast of the landlocked west African country, as part of her role as an ...

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‘Exceptions don’t change the rules’: Riz Ahmed

(Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times) BIRMINGHAM – British actor Riz Ahmed on Thursday launched an effort to improve the way Muslims are represented in films while highlighting how they are either depicted as perpetrators of violence, targets of violence or not depicted at all. The Sound of Metal star and ...

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Keira Knightley wore Chanel every day during lockdown

Keira Knightley – The Edit by ALAN RAPP HOLLYWOOD- Keira Knightley has revealed that she wore Chanel and red lipstick every day during lockdown as she wowed for the July issue of Harper’s Bazaar UK. The actress, 36, looked effortlessly chic for the photoshoot and in an accompanying interview she candidly ...

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Taylor Swift’s return to the big screen since Cats

Image Credit: Instagram/taylorswift LONDON – Famous singer Taylor Swift is the latest A-lister to come on board filmmaker David O Russell’s next project. Previously announced cast members on the New Regency film are Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Rami Malek and Zoe Saldana. Russell’s film marks the singer’s return to ...

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U.S. movie theaters remove mask mandate for vaccinated people

 Major U.S. retailers drop mask requirements for fully vaccinated shoppers, effectively moving to a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new masking guidelines. (AP) LOS ANGELES – Masks are no longer required at the three main movie theater chains in the United States for people who ...

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Charlize Theron, Niki Caro unite for Gender Equality

REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch LONDON – Oscar-winning Monster actress Charlize Theron and Mulan director Niki Caro are working together on a female surfing movie for Netflix. Theron is producing the project and Caro is onboard to helm it. The film is inspired by the New York Times Magazine article, “The Fight For ...

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Indiana Jones hat and Star Wars droid for sale in Hollywood

Harry Potter’s wand and eyeglasses and a copy of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” are exhibited next to Harrison Ford’s Indiana Jones’ fedora hat from the movie “Indiana Jones & the Temple of Doom” during a press preview of Prop Store’s Iconic Film & TV Memorabilia on May 14, ...

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‘Last Night in Soho’ transports McKenzie to 1960s London

HOLLYWOOD – Focus Features released the first trailer for Baby Driver filmmaker Edgar Wright’s upcoming psychological thriller, Last Night in Soho. Set for release on Oct. 22, the movie stars Thomasin McKenzie, Anya Taylor-Joy, Matt Smith, Diana Rigg, Rita Tushingham and Terrence Stamp. Its 2 1/2-minute preview already has gotten ...

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‘F9’ drives to mighty $162 million debut overseas

LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – “F9” has the international box office sizzling. The latest installment in Universal’s testosterone-fueled franchise kicked off with a massive $162.4 million in eight markets, including China, Korea and Hong Kong. Those ticket sales easily mark the best start for a Hollywood blockbuster since COVID-19 hit. It’s ...

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