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ABC confirms host-free Oscars, says 'mystery' has stoked interest - Dotemirates
06/02/2019

ABC confirms host-free Oscars, says 'mystery' has stoked interest

(CNN)The Oscars will indeed be hostless, ABC finally confirmed on Tuesday. The cloud of uncertainty that has hovered over the ceremony has actually been good for the show because it's kept it in the public conversation, new ABC Entertainment president Karey Burke said.Burke discussed the telecast fleetingly at the TV Critics Association tour, stressing that a top priority was to hold the ceremony to a "brisk" three hours. In the past, the Academy Awards have often run more than 3 and a half hours, which has been perceived to be a drag on ratings.Efforts to streamline the show, however, have...


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05/08/2019

A$AP Rocky attended Kanye's Sunday Service

(CNN)After returning to the United States after his release from a Swedish jail, A$AP Rocky spent some time at a Sunday Service.The rapper attended Kanye West's weekly event held in California.Rocky, 30, was allowed by a Swedish court last week to leave the country after as he awaits the outcome of his assault trial in that country. A$AP Rocky free to leave Sweden ahead of assault trial rulingHe had spent the past month in a Swedish jail after he was charged following a confrontation in Stockholm. The Stockholm District Court has not yet made a ruling in the case, but...
05/08/2019

Liam Payne revealed his biggest fashion nightmare and why he'll never dress like that again

We've all had that cringey phase where our fashion sense was nowhere to be found. Oh, you know, pattern on patterns, tie-dye t-shirts, and low-waisted jeans.  Pretty much everyone can relate to some time in their life that their style was a little...off.  One Direction member, Liam Payne, confessed that his biggest fashion regret was his "rapper gold chain" phase.  He spoke about this during an interview with magazine Haute Living, saying that, unlike every normal person, his style mishaps were seen and witnessed by everyone.  "Mine were in front of everyone! You can’t get rid of those pictures," he...
05/08/2019

Meet Mustafa Alyasiri, the Iraqi didgeridoo player

DUBAI: Mustafa Alyasiri first heard the sounds of the didgeridoo, one of the world’s oldest musical instruments, while playing a videogame in Baghdad when he was 10. The pulsating tones of the Australian aboriginal instrument felt, he says, like the call of the jungle. But it was not until almost two decades later, in 2015 at a music festival in Turkey, that Alyasiri was finally able to hold a real didgeridoo in his hands. “I grew up listening to Western pop music and heavy metal, so the sound of the didgeridoo was entirely new and it touched something deep inside...

Article 370 revoked: Anupam Kher to Zaira Wasim, Bollywood reacts to decision

New Delhi: Bollywood is divided over the BJP-government's decision to scrap Article 370 of the Constitution, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and barred people from the rest of India from buying land in the state. Voicing support for the decision, filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted, "Wow Historic Moment. Article 370 going. Very brave move." Wow Historic Moment. Article 370 going 👍 🙏Very brave move @narendramodi ji @AmitShah ji #KashmirParFinalFight — Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) August 5, 2019 Dia Mirza, who earlier showed her concern over the issue expressed her support over scrapping of Article 370, tweeted: "Peace, prosperity and...
05/08/2019

The Irishman: Scorsese film to close London Film Festival

Martin Scorsese's latest film, The Irishman, will be shown for the first time outside the US at the BFI London Film Festival.The Oscar-winning director said he's "extremely honoured" the crime film will be played at the festival's closing night gala on 13 October.Scorsese and the film's stars, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, are due to attend.The world premiere will be at the New York Film Festival two weeks prior.The Irishman examines the influence of organised crime in post-war America, as told through the eyes of World War Two veteran-turned-hustler and hitman, Frank Sheeran - played by De...

Video: Ranveer Singh gets a kiss on cheek from old lady is 'moment of the day'; watch

Mumbai: Ranveer Singh, who is busy shooting in London for his next '83 has recently got a kiss from an old lady. The video of an actor went viral on the social media in which he goes on his knees and offers a pink rose to an old woman in London. Watch the video here: 🎥 | Ranveer Singh Spotted with some lucky fans in London 💗_Him with Elders ! 😭💗💗 pic.twitter.com/xFIaoD0hkS — RanveerSingh TBT | #83🏏♥️ (@RanveerSinghtbt) August 3, 2019 In the video, one can see, flattered with Ranveer's gesture, the lady in return gives a kiss to the...