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Life&Culture TCA17: Maya Rudolph on Board for Fox's 'A Christmas Story'
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Fox also revealed the premiere date for the live musical: It'll air on Sunday, Dec. 17 at 7 pm (live on the east coast, tape-delayed on the west coast). Considering the recent success of Grease: Live , Hairspray and other adaptations, however, broadcast networks hoping to cope with streaming's increasingly bigger wins can't be blamed too much.

Life&Culture Padma Lakshmi Host Of Top Chef Testifies In Extortion Case
Author: 0 Padma Lakshmi Host Of Top Chef Testifies In Extortion Case

Several witnesses testified that Milton police officers on hand "did nothing" as Teamsters showered the cast and crew with racist, sexist and homophobic insults. "I felt threatened", Lakshmi continued, according to Deadline . "As the union members blocked the van from moving forward, Lakshmi told Jason Duffy, her driver and righthand man, "'Don't engage with them.

Life&Culture Chris Pratt-Anna Faris split hits fans hard: 'Love is dead'
Author: 0 Chris Pratt-Anna Faris split hits fans hard: 'Love is dead'

Jennifer Lawrence is being accused of causing the couple, who have been married for eight years, to go their separate ways. "[That] stung a little bit harder than I thought it would", Faris told Us Weekly . Additionally, in an excerpt from Pratt's foreward, this description of Faris is reportedly still present: "She is fierce and very loyal, she rarely punishes people .

Life&Culture BBCI: Country star Glen Campbell dies at 81
Author: 0 BBCI: Country star Glen Campbell dies at 81

Campbell reportedly died Tuesday morning in a Nashville facility for Alzheimer's patients, a source told TMZ . He was inducted into the Country Hall of Fame in 2005. As noted at Rolling Stone, Campbell was born in 1936 in Billstown, Arkansas, and it was in his youth that he started playing guitar and became obsessed with jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt.

Life&Culture Sarah Harding Discusses Girls Aloud Rift In 'Celebrity Big Brother' House
Author: 0 Sarah Harding Discusses Girls Aloud Rift In 'Celebrity Big Brother' House

It was recently reported (via The Sun ) that Cheryl unfollowed Sarah on Twitter when it was rumoured the star would be entering the CBB house. She said: 'For me, it's not a publicity content. Sarah was prompted to reflect on her experience in the band after performing a rendition of the Girls Aloud hit The Promise in a CBB talent contest with X Factor finalist with Amelia Lily.

Life&Culture Disney World installs statue honoring boy killed by alligator
Author: 0 Disney World installs statue honoring boy killed by alligator

The lighthouse has been installed near to where the attack occurred. That's when an alligator attacked him. Nothing can ever bring little Lane back, but a lighthouse statue, the symbol of the Lane Thomas Foundation , is now in place at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa where the tragedy took place in the summer of 2016.

Life&Culture Charities to benefit from Tesco's withdrawal of single use carrier bags
Author: 0 Charities to benefit from Tesco's withdrawal of single use carrier bags

Shoppers will instead be offered a bag for life, which are sold for 10p, in a bid to cut the amount of bags that shoppers use. Tesco said it had given out 1.5 billion fewer single-use bags since the introduction of the 5p carrier bag levy in England in autumn 2015, but it still sells 700 million of the bags to customers each year.

Life&Culture Jeremy McConnell to be sentenced this week
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Ms Davis, who claims McConnell has blown £180,000 on cocaine, said he left the house but returned and attacked her again. The courtroom heard how Jeremy, 27, "threw Stephanie around like a rag doll" because he thought she was having an affair with her pregnant best friend and a fireman.

Life&Culture I don't see any problem with CBFC says Ajay Devgn
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We have not made a porn film", the 48-year-old star said, reports news agency PTI. "This is complete conjecture". Baadshaho marks the second time that Milan Luthria , Ajay Devgn , Rajat Arora and Emraan Hashmi will be coming together after the hit Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai.

Life&Culture Jon Snow Has Been Battling White Walkers While Wearing An Ikea Rug
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Given that GoT is legitimately the most expensive television show in history to produce, we naturally assumed the cloaks worn by the men of the Night's Watch were as luxurious as any item hanging in Olenna Tyrell's (RIP) closet. Clapton herself chuckled while the audience laughed at this bit of trivia. By this point, Game of Thrones has a staggering budget, with millions and millions being poured into the show.

Life&Culture Original Godzilla suit actor Haruo Nakajima dies
Author: 0 Original Godzilla suit actor Haruo Nakajima dies

Today we learned that original Godzilla suit performer, Nakajima Haruo (中島 春雄), passed away at the age of 88. Born in 1929 in Yamagata, Japan , Nakajima made his live-action debut in Hiroshi Inagaki's 1952 samurai flick Sword for Hire .

Life&Culture Political Base Bigger, Stronger 'Than Ever Before'
Author: 0 Political Base Bigger, Stronger 'Than Ever Before'

Trump's own advisers have admitted his ratings are down. In a tweetstorm, the president asserted that his base of support is "far bigger & stronger than ever before", and used his recent 2020 campaign rallies as proof. On just about every other issue tested, majorities disapprove of Trump's work, including on health care policy (62%), foreign affairs (61%), immigration (55%) and helping the middle class (54%).

Life&Culture WWE SummerSlam 2017 Card: One Match Removed, New Matches Added
Author: 0 WWE SummerSlam 2017 Card: One Match Removed, New Matches Added

The winners of those matches will face each other next week to officially determine Raw Women's Champion Alexa Bliss' SummerSlam opponent. Also announced during Monday Night RAW was Finn Bálor vs. Tonight's slug fest saw tables smashed and LED screens dented, but nothing was more remarkable than Braun Strowman launching a rolling chair into Roman Reigns' face.

Life&Culture Rachel Lindsay may never marry her winning pick, Chris Harrison says
Author: 0 Rachel Lindsay may never marry her winning pick, Chris Harrison says

Lindsay kicked off her reign as " The Bachelorette " when she started meeting suitors during last season's " After the Final Rose " special. It's just a "matter of who fits into Rachel's life". After Peter Kraus said he wasn't ready to propose - defeating the entire objective of the show - Abasolo, a 37-year-old chiropractor, dropped down to one knee and popped the question.

Life&Culture Amazon's New Lucille Ball Biopic to Star Cate Blanchett
Author: 0 Amazon's New Lucille Ball Biopic to Star Cate Blanchett

After the news broke, it seemed like the project stalled, but now Deadline has announced that Amazon Studios will release the film. Filmmakers are also looking to fill the parts of Vivian Vance and William Frawley, co-stars on I Love Lucy , on which they played Ethel and Fred Mertz.

Life&Culture Explosive audio of the profane phone call that got Anthony Scaramucci fired
Author: 0 Explosive audio of the profane phone call that got Anthony Scaramucci fired

Scaramucci had meant to address President Trump's base of supporters across several internet platforms on Friday and presumably offer his own gloss on leaving the White House. "I can't tell you, buddy". Lizza added that Scaramucci "obviously publicly confirmed that we talked last night, and I'll just speak specifically to what he said, what he was referring to - just the part of our conversation that he talked about on your air".