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Life&Culture Amazon to do 'Lord of the Rings' TV series
Author: 0 Amazon to do 'Lord of the Rings' TV series

Amazon Studios' press release came with a little description of what to expect from their new show which confirmed that it'll be set in Middle Earth and will take place before the events of Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring . 1,633 crores) for the global rights to the Lord of the Rings . Amazon said it will produce the series along with Tolkien Estate and Trust , book publisher HarperCollins and film studio New Line Cinema .

Life&Culture Actress Rose McGowan booked on drug charges in Loudoun County
Author: 0 Actress Rose McGowan booked on drug charges in Loudoun County

McGowan so that she can appear in a Loudoun County Virginia court to respond to the charge". The sheriff's office told HuffPost that the actress was arrested and booked before being released later Tuesday on a $5,000 unsecured bond. In recent weeks, McGowan was named in a The New York Times exposé that detailed decades of sexual harassment and assult allegations against Weinstein.

Life&Culture Eve officially joins 'The Talk' as new host
Author: 0 Eve officially joins 'The Talk' as new host

After a brief guest-hosting stint in October, the daytime talk series has decided to make Grammy-winning artist Eve Jeffers Cooper, known to her fans simply as "Eve", the fifth co-host for Season 8. "I'm looking forward to being able to showcase my personality in a way that people have never seen before", she adds. I started recording a few months ago.

Life&Culture Louis CK's Collaborator Pamela Adlon 'Devastated and in Shock'
Author: 0 Louis CK's Collaborator Pamela Adlon 'Devastated and in Shock'

Corry said that C.K.'s power in the comedy world, plus the allegiance fellow comedians have to each other make it an uncomfortable place to speak out. Distribution company the Orchard canceled its premiere ahead of the Times piece, and announced that it is "giving careful consideration to the timing and release of the film and continuing to review the situation".

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian Reading Kanye West's Mean Tweet to Jimmy Kimmel Is Everything
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Reading Kanye West's Mean Tweet to Jimmy Kimmel Is Everything

West wrote in one of the now-deleted tweets. Watch the full Mean Tweets directed at Kimmel above. "Turns out it was just a sloppy dude with dimples", Michael Keaton said. The US reality TV star, 37, confirmed in October that she and husband Kanye West are expecting again, with a surrogate thought to be due to give birth around the end of the year.

Life&Culture Earliest winemaking traced back 8000 years to Georgia
Author: 0 Earliest winemaking traced back 8000 years to Georgia

Not only does the latest evidence back-up theories that Georgia was the birthplace of modern wine culture, but it also suggests that wine is at least 500 years older than first thought. "Wine is central to civilization as we know it". A team led by professor Patrick McGovern - known in some circles as the "Indiana Jones of ancient wine" - collected and analysed organic compounds found on ancient pottery shards in Georgia .

Life&Culture Woman techie dies after spurned lover sets her on fire in Chennai
Author: 0 Woman techie dies after spurned lover sets her on fire in Chennai

As per sources, the incident occurred at 8.45pm on November 13 when the accused went to the victim's house and demanded she speak to him, but her family refused to let him into the house. "When they opened the door, he poured petrol on Induja and set them on fire and fled the spot". The dean of the hospital told media persons that Renuka has suffered 49 percent and Nivedha 23 percent burn injuries and are being treated in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a critical condition.

Author: 0 Jimmy Fallon holds back tears as he pays tribute to late mother

Squeezing his hand in the air three times, he added , "I love you". Fans had no idea the late night show performance was coming, until host Jimmy Fallon teased an extremely special guest just hours before showtime. "She died at 73 [her home in Palm Desert, California], but she lived a life that was passionately twice as much, so she really died at 146". The song's haunting second verse particularly resonated across Studio 6-B: "You squeeze my hand three times in the back of the taxi / ...

Life&Culture Justice League will reveal the 'true' Superman
Author: 0 Justice League will reveal the 'true' Superman

The superheroes of the upcoming Justice League film have to contend with not just the villains causing havoc in Metropolis and Gotham City but also an equally terrifying force in hard-to-please film critics. This is not a huge surprise, considering Batman and Superman's seductive introduction of Diana, and the somewhat clunky inclusion of Bruce Wayne in Wonder Woman .

Life&Culture Watch Kesha perform on a rainbow at MTV EMA 2017
Author: 0 Watch Kesha perform on a rainbow at MTV EMA 2017

Luckily, the rest of his night was a lot more successful, as he gave a storming performance and picked up the award for Best UK and Ireland Act. On stage she slipped in a shorter version that cut off at the knee and during her performance, Ora switched into a black number that highlighted her abs.

Life&Culture Michael Buble announces first concerts following son Noah's cancer diagnosis
Author: 0 Michael Buble announces first concerts following son Noah's cancer diagnosis

BST marks the Grammy Award-winning artist's return to the industry, and will be Buble's only United Kingdom gig of the year. The concerts will be his only shows in Ireland and the United Kingdom, respectively. It is his first scheduled date since he and his wife Luisana Lopilato, the actress, announced in November a year ago that Noah, their eldest son, then three, had cancer.

Life&Culture 'Spider-Man' villain Morbius the Living Vampire getting his own spin-off
Author: 0 'Spider-Man' villain Morbius the Living Vampire getting his own spin-off

Dr Michael Morbius was a man suffering from a blood disease, but whilst trying to find a cure, managed to give himself a physical thirst for blood, as well as mutating his teeth into fangs. No more details are known about the movie, but it will likely follow the broad strokes of Morbius' origin - especially with vampires continuing to be all the rage in film and television.

Life&Culture Lord Of The Rings Prequel TV Show Confirmed By Amazon
Author: 0 Lord Of The Rings Prequel TV Show Confirmed By Amazon

After six movies that grossed nearly $6 billion in theaters, Amazon .com Inc. thinks there's still money to be mined in Middle Earth. The budget alone for the original Lord of the Rings trilogy was $320 million, so having to spend that much on rights alone is quite the investment.

Life&Culture Two MAJOR Matches Rumored For Tonight's Raw
Author: 0 Two MAJOR Matches Rumored For Tonight's Raw

The Shield's first match back was supposed to be at WWE TLC , but Reigns missed the show and the European tour due to a viral infection. The New Day performed a fake siege for SmackDown on last week's Raw and cost Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins their Raw Tag Team titles, but no red brand superstar is yet to appear on the blue brand as part of the Survivor Series build-up.

Author: 0 Barbie's Newest Model is Olympic Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad

Mattel is officially coming out with its first hijab-wearing Barbie! The athlete posed with her mini-me on Barbie's Instagram today. Mohammad knows how significant this is, because like many children of color who grew up before Barbie was as diversified as it is today, it was hard to find an array of brown and black dolls.

Life&Culture Christopher Plummer says Kevin Spacey situation is 'very sad'
Author: 0 Christopher Plummer says Kevin Spacey situation is 'very sad'

Now, he's attempting what could be his greatest trick yet. The release date for the film, in which he plays the late industrialist J. Paul Getty, is still set for December 22. The film follows Getty's grandson John Paul Getty III, who was kidnapped by an organized crime regime, and his mother Gail's ( Michelle Williams ) attempts to convince his wealthy grandfather to pay the ransom.