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Scarlett Johansson Responds to Backlash Over Playing Trans Man

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Rub & Tug is based on the life of 1970's Pittsburgh crime kingpin Jean Marie Gill, a woman who masqueraded as a man in order to run a massage parlor and prostitution business. Cape Town - Scarlett Johansson is embroiled in yet another casting controversy. Vallée said he's open to seeing transgender actors at auditions, but "it's not about aiming for.an astronaut because your character is an astronaut". Read More »

Meghan Markle Makes A Surprise Appearance At Prince Harry's Polo Game

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This moment comes after several noticed that the new royal family member was seated cross-legged in front of the Queen. As long as there has been royal watching, there has been royal-style watching. The 33-year-old Prince, who watched the game rather than participating in it, also looked casual. How does Prince Charles afford all this? The move was also seen as Meghan expressing her feminist beliefs - walking down the aisle as an independent woman. Read More »

This deflection knocked Switzerland out of the World Cup

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Sweden had one attempt fewer on target, with the only difference being that one effort took a heavy deflection and wrong-footed Swiss goalkeeper Yann Sommer to send the Swedes into the next round. The Swiss certainly weren't playing like a team ranked No. 6 in the world and with only one loss in their previous 25 games. As for Switzerland , they are undefeated in Russian Federation and will be targeting an appearance in the final eight for the first time since 1954, in the tournament ... Read More »

Love Island: Jack Fincham blows it with Danny Dyer poster revelation?

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In Sunday night's episode, contestants were sent a video of Jack Fincham's reaction after his ex-fling, Ellie Jones , walked into rival villa Casa Amor. Later at the villa, Dani confronted her beau about her discoveries, scolding him: 'I didn't realise you two were that intense. "Just caught up, was that Jack and Ellie kissing in Sunday's preview?" I'm not going to lie to you. Read More »

Dog who played Duke in Bush's Baked Beans commercial dies

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The post received an outpouring of love. The dog, named Sam, was one of many dogs who portrayed Duke over the years. The company also said that because the character of "Duke" is so iconic to Bush's and adored by their fans, they will continue to use him in their ads. Read More »

Scarlett Johansson caught in casting tussle

According to the archived obituary from Pittsburgh's Post-Gazette , Gill worked as a blacksmith, presented as male, and insisted they were a man for years. The comment was a nod to the fact that those actors have won critical acclaim for portraying trans characters on television and film. It's not the first time Scarlett Johansson has been at the centre of controversy after being cast in a major movie. Read More »

'Top Gun: Maverick' to include Miles Teller as Goose's son

In case you don't remember Top Gun-go rewatch it, already-Goose, played by Anthony Edwards , was Maverick's co-pilot, though he died during the events of the film. Cruise is clearly amped on the sequel, but it appears the some fans of the film are, how do we say, torn over Teller's casting. Original producer Jerry Bruckheimer is back on board for the sequel, joining Cruise and Skydance CEO David Ellison. Read More »

Win Awesome Ant-Man And The Wasp Merch!

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Ant-Man went on to earn $519 million worldwide, including $180 million at the domestic box office. While promoting Ant-man and the Wasp , which releases nationwide this Friday, actress Evangeline Lilly was asked during an interview with Entertainment Weekly if she would ever consider reprising a role she is known for by many people, Kate Austen from LOST . Read More »

Netflix is testing a new 'Ultra' tier of service

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Netflix is considering moving HDR (High Dynamic Range) to a more expensive Ultra plan. At present, the Premium tier, which is priced at £9.99 per month in the United Kingdom, allows for viewing on up to four screens at once, plus gives access to 4K HDR content - in Dolby Vision too if your TV supports it. Read More »

Star Wars: Ahmed Best on the Jar Jar Binks backlash

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On Tuesday, Best opened up on social media about the resentment he faced, noting that "it's still hard to talk about". 'I survived and now this little guy is my gift for survival, ' Best wrote. Best - who said in an interview with Wired previous year he received "death threats" after the film's release - shared the same photo on Instagram , opening up about his depression. Read More »

Scarlett Johansson to Star in Pittsburgh Mob, Massage Parlor Biopic

The US actress will team up again with director Rupert Sanders for the movie "Rub & Tug, ' which is expected to center on Pittsburgh massage parlor owner Dante 'Tex" Gill . "I can't wait until her Rosa Parks film comes out". Scarlett Johansson is playing a trans man in her next movie because her ultimate career goal is to take an acting job from a member of each and every marginalized group. Read More »

David Foster & Katharine McPhee Engaged!

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The former " American Idol " contestant and the Canadian musician confirmed their engagement on Tuesday. His actress daughter, Sara Foster, has also has been open about her father's relationship with McPhee, dropping hints about their romance before the couple officially acknowledged the dating rumours. Read More »

'It's easy for me' - Kane finding England captaincy a breeze

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Things looked set to go pear-shaped when Jordan Henderson's penalty was saved, only for Mateus Uribe's spot-kick to rattle the bar and goalkeeper Pickford to deny Carlos Bacca. Dier missed a big chance to win it for England in extra time, but the Tottenham man sent a free header flying off target. "It's a nervous one". Read More »

Sony Raising Price of PlayStation Vue TV Packages by $5 per Month

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This means the intro-level "Live a Little" package will increase from $35 per month to $40 per month, while the top-of-the-line "Gotta Have It" will rise from $70 to $75 per month. "At PlayStation, we are always evaluating the PS Vue service to ensure we are providing a compelling value to our customers", Vue head Dwayne Benefield wrote in a blog post. Read More »

England players head for training before World Cup clash with Colombia

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Alirio Cubillos, an air conditioner technician, is sat outside an Irish pub in the Colombian capital, Bogota, and told i: "I'm not sure why England wanted to [lose and] play Colombia ". Sanchez's score prediction: 2-1 to Colombia win. England victor will play Sweden or Switzerland in the World Cup quarterfinals. He said: "There's some big teams gone out of the World Cup and this could be the year England can go far and hopefully win it". Read More »

Jurassic World sequel still roaring at the top of box office

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Overseas the film continued to do well and has now taken it's global total to $667.6 million. Globally, Incredibles 2 has made $646.8 million at the worldwide box office. Uncle Drew , which originated as a Pepsi ad campaign, stars NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving as a grizzled streetball legend who rounds up his old buddies (played by Shaquille O'Neal, Reggie Miller, Lisa Leslie, and Nate Robinson) to help an everyman coach (Lil Rel Howery) win a tournament. Read More »

Love Island 2018: Viewers Blame Producers For Dani Dyer's Heartbreak

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Another fan said on Twitter: " Very unpleasant viewing tonight Love Island , the emotional turmoil you are putting Dani through was unacceptable and clearly has left lots of people anxious for her - I have reported to Ofcom really think you need to take your responsibilities much more seriously". Read More »

Federer breezes past Lajovic in Wimbledon opener

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I hope rather sooner than later, that Nike can be nice and helpful in the process to bring it over to me", the eight-time Wimbledon champion told reporters. The deal was reportedly struck after UNIQLO offered him more than $300 million over 10 years, even if he doesn't continue to play for that long. Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer has confirmed his switch from Nike to Uniqlo on the first day of Wimbledon , when he arrived for his opening match wearing the new brand's kit. Read More »

John Malkovich Joins Jude Law in The New Pope

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The New Pope is the sequel (?) to that limited series, in which Jude Law will reprise his role as Pope Pius XIII (born Lenny Belardo), the Catholic Church's first American Pope, an extreme conservative who clashes with entrenched Vatican power structures. Read More »

Kaley Cuoco Marries Equestrian Karl Cook In Romantic Ceremony

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A second photo captured the moment Cook tried to kiss his grinning bride, who had changed into a lace, lowcut jumper. Kaley and Karl's wedding comes just seven months after the professional horse rider popped the question to the actress on her 32nd birthday in November a year ago. Read More »

Canadian rapper Smoke Dawg reportedly shot dead in Toronto

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One of Toronto's rising stars from a downtown the neighbourhood park called Halal Gang, Smoke Dawg first rose to prominence in 2015 with track "Still". He lamented that "so much talent and so many stories we never get to see play out". Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation. He also opened for Drake during the Boy Meets World Tour in 2017. Read More »

Cheryl and Liam Payne announce split

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Cheryl Cole and Liam Payne have said they are "going our separate ways" in nearly-identical posts to their 40 million Twitter followers. They have a one-year-old son called Bear , born in March last year. Just five days later, he admitted in the U.K.'s Evening Standard that they definitely had their share of problems , but said they weren't about to break up. Read More »

Bradham suspended for season opener

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The Eagles said in a statement that they are "disappointed that Nigel put himself in this position". Though we are still months away from the start of the 2018 National Football League season, the Eagles decision to forgo selecting a linebacker in the 2018 National Football League draft is looking more and more like an unfortunate emission with each passing week. Read More »