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Actor Michael K Williams died after overdosing on ‘cocktail’ of drugs, medical examiner confirms

US actor Michael K Williams died after overdosing on a combination of heroin, cocaine, fentanyl and p-fluorofentanyl, the New York Chief Medical Examiner has confirmed. Williams, 54, was found unconscious and unresponsive by his nephew at his home in New York on 6 September. The Chief Medical Examiner’s office had determined his death was accidental. […]

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William Garson: ‘Sex and the City’ and ‘White Collar’ actor dies at 57

American actor William Garson Paszamant best known for playing talent agent Stanford Blatch in Sex and the City, has died at the age of 57, his son says. The cause of his death has not been disclosed. Born William Garson Paszamant in New Jersey in 1964, Garson studied theatre and received a masters of fine […]

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Priyanka Chopra issues apology for her role in activism reality TV show ‘The Activist’

Actress Priyanka Chopra said US activism reality TV show The Activist “got it wrong” and has apologised for her planned role as a judge. The Activist was a challenge show for people involved in health, education and environmental issues to win a place at the G20 summit. The makers have issued an apology for the […]

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British actress Tanya Fear reported missing in Los Angeles

British actress Tanya Fear has been reported missing in Los Angeles. Fear, who appeared in a 2018 episode of sci-fi drama Doctor Who, was last seen on Thursday, according to her friends and family. They are urging people to use the hashtag #FindTanyaFear on social media to help gather information about the 31-year-old’s disappearance. The […]

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Britney Spears and Sam Asghari are engaged

Britney Spears announced her engagement to her long-term boyfriend, Sam Asghari. The singer posted a video of the couple showing off the ring on Instagram. Spears is fighting a legal battle to end her 13-year conservatorship, which controls both her personal life and finances. She revealed that the terms of the arrangement were preventing her […]

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Michael Gargiulo: ‘Hollywood Ripper’ sentenced to death

A convicted murderer nicknamed the “Hollywood Ripper” has been sentenced to death for the killings of two women in the 2000s. The sentencing was announced on Friday at a Los Angeles court. In 2019 Michael Gargiulo, 45, was convicted of two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder. He pleaded not guilty to […]

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NBC cancels broadcast of 2022 Golden Globes ceremony for lack of diversity

US television network NBC announced it would drop its broadcast of the Golden Globes ceremony in 2022 after a Hollywood backlash over the ethics of the group that hands out the annual awards for film and television and its lack of diversity. Actor Tom Cruise joined a revolt led by streaming platforms and studios, returning […]

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Republican candidate brings 1,100 pounds Kodiak bear to his political rally

Republican candidates vying to replace the governor of California in an upcoming vote caused a stir by bringing a bear to his political rally. John Cox is campaigning on the theme of “beauty and the beast”, the “beauty” being current Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom, known for his primped appearance in the state that is home […]

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Coronavirus pandemic shutdown Hollywood’s famous Cinerama Dome and 300 other screens

The coronavirus pandemic has badly hit the entertainment and theatre business. While the industry is still trying to bounce back, Pacific Theaters, which operates some 300 screens in California, including the ArcLight theaters and the historic Cinerama Dome in Hollywood is shutting down. “This was not the outcome anyone wanted, but despite a huge effort […]

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Hollywood actor Johnny Depp loses law suit against British tabloid that labelled him a “wife beater”

Johnny Depp, Hollywood actor lost battle with a British tabloid that labelled him a “wife beater”, after a London High Court judge ruled he had repeatedly assaulted his former partner and put her in fear for her life. In a ruling that could severely damage Depp’s reputation and career, Judge Andrew Nicol said he accepted […]

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Oscar-nominated projects no longer eligible for Emmy Awards from 2021

In what could truly be a turning point for Hollywood projects, Oscar-nominated projects will no longer be eligible to compete for Emmy Awards starting in 2021. The Television Academy clarified on Thursday, a couple of days after Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ okayed some streaming films to compete in the race next year […]

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Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison on Wednesday following his sexual assault and rape conviction last month in a case hailed as a victory for the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct. The sentence was handed down in Manhattan criminal court by Justice James Burke, who presided over Weinstein’s trial. […]