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Star Wars: Dave Filoni & Taika Waititi Named 'The Mandalorian' Directors


This lone gunfighter will traverse the outer reaches of the galaxy, carrying out his bad business far from the authority of the New Republic. Today, Disney and Lucasfilm have released the first image, which shows the title character in his full armor strutting through an environment that looks every bit like Star Wars . Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation report 'shows no Kavanaugh misconduct'


Ford's friend, Leland Keyser, was questioned Saturday and said she didn't know Kavanaugh and doesn't remember being at a party with him. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said there's "a lot of unprecedented activity taking place" because of the pitched battle over Kavanaugh, who would likely provide the decisive fifth vote for a conservative majority on the nine-member court. Read More »

Tesla CEO Elon Musk mocks SEC as 'Short-Seller Enrichment Commission'

Last month, the SEC filed a lawsuit against Musk after an August tweet in which he said he was considering taking the company private . Tesla shares declined 2 per cent in extended trading after Musk's tweet. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan gave Musk and the SEC until October 11 to justify why the settlement is fair and reasonable. "She may want to know why Tesla is paying a fine because the CEO doesn't know when to shut up", said Adam Pritchard, a University of MI law ... Read More »

‘Suits’ actor arrested for DUI and allowing 2-year-old to drive


According to the BPD, when officers arrived, witnesses reported seeing a man driving a Chrysler 300 sedan weaving in and out of traffic with a small child seated on his lap. His blood alcohol level.25 - more than 3 times the legal limit. Hall, the BPD said, "displayed obvious signs of alcohol intoxication and was unable to perform standardized field sobriety tests". Read More »

Tesla's Musk mocks SEC as judge demands they justify fraud settlement

The SEC declined Business Insider's request for comment . The SEC did not respond to requests for comment on Nathan's order and Musk's tweet. Some Twitter users celebrated Musk's tweet, while others expressed disapproval. The SEC's complaint said that Musk "falsely indicated" that he could "take Tesla private at a purchase price that reflected a substantial premium over Tesla stock's then-current share price, that funding for this multi-billion dollar transaction had been secured, and ... Read More »

Melania Trump Spotlights USAID Reading Program in Malawi


A batch of 1.4 million books donated Thursday brought to almost 10 million the total Malawi has received in recent years under USAID's national reading program, officials said. Chipala has more than 8,500 students but just 77 teachers, for a ratio of 111 students per instructor, according to the US government. The US First Lady is now in Malawi on a tour focusing on promotion children's welfare. Read More »

Elon Musk Tweet Appears to Mock the Securities and Exchange Commission

Getting back to today's story, The New York Times says Musk demand that Tesla fight the SEC complaint and company's board "publicly extol his integrity". Musk has frequently sparred with short sellers who have bet against the company, and his tweet suggests he believes the SEC acted to benefit his enemies. Read More »

Amy Schumer Arrested with Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters in D.C.


In a video posted on Twitter Thursday, an officer asked Schumer if she wanted to be arrested, implying that she would be detained if she did not leave the premises. Schumer's message of resistance left the fan she addressed in shock: "MY MOM AND AMY SCHUMER ARE GETTING ARRESTED TOGETHER AND AMY SAID HI TO ME". Read More »

Mega Man Live-Action Movie Confirmed, First Details Revealed


Tentatively it's called " Mega Man ", and will feature a co-directorial team of Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost , who frequently collaborate together and have tag-teamed the viral Catfish back in 2010. Further, the Mega Man brand has been utilized in a wide variety of mediums around the globe, such as in character merchandise, comic books, animated television shows and movies . Read More »

Ex-rap mogul 'Suge' Knight sentenced to 28 years in prison


The hearing on Thursday for the 53-year-old Death Row Records co-founder comes nearly four years after Knight killed one man and injured another with his truck outside a Compton burger stand. Knight released two photos with an aged Tupac hanging out with rapper 50 Cent and a photo with Pac with Beyoncé . Knight, who at the time was out on bail in a robbery case, fled the scene but was later arrested. Read More »

Chris Evans 'Avengers 4' Wrap Message Has Fans Scared

Saying goodbye to a character you've played for eight years is certainly an emotional experience, but knowing Marvel, Cap will have quite the send off. Since then he has gone on to appear in five movies as Cap. (14 million, six hundred and five of them, perhaps?) Given what we know of the Infinity War ending being kept tightly under wraps, even from the stars , we could all-maybe some of the cast included-be in for a lot of surprises, and not all of them good. Read More »

Tom Hardy clarifies comments about cut 'Venom' scenes


But folks, I don't think Sony realizes what they've made here, or if they do, it's something they probably hope nobody will notice. Hardy has already signed on for two more Venom movies , with the caveat that the trilogy will only go ahead if the first film is a hit. Read More »

Brett Kavanaugh's classmate says he lied about consuming


The report said that the victim, Dom Cozzolino, "was bleeding from the right ear" and was treated at a hospital. According to the Times , Ludington was referring to the incident outlined in the police report. Ludington also described Kavanaugh as "often belligerent and aggressive ". The man noticed Ludington, Kavanaugh and the others looking at him and - according to Ludington - aggressively asked them to stop. Read More »

Venom: How Tom Hardy’s film changes the character’s origins

If anything, Venom's greatest weakness is actually the way Sony's marketed the movie. The cast also touched on the film's PG-13 rating. Tom Hardy gets that, and it is a testament to his talent that he manages to imbue his back-and-forth with a voice in his head and some CGI work with genuine charm and comic timing. Read More »

IMDb Readying Ad-Supported Video Service For Amazon Fire TV 10/02/2018


The subsidiary will reportedly announce its "free, ad-supported video service" this week, according to CNBC . The service is described as something similar to The Roku Channel , in that content will be free but include advertisements; unlike The Roku Channel, which has expanded to non Roku owners, IMDB's offering will reportedly only be available to stream on Fire TV devices. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel Stormy Daniels Clip


Earlier in the day, the Wall Street Journal reported that Trump had personally directed an effort in February to stop Daniels from publicly describing their alleged sexual encounter . "It's the most accurate depiction, yes", she said. The host Jimmy Kimmel asked Daniels, whose real name Stephanie Clifford, about the mushroom comparison. Read More »

Venom Review Roundup: Critics Tear the Spider-Man Spinoff to Shreds


For that insight and that insight alone, this film is valuableLeaping from plot point to plot point without the hindrance of logic or characters, this big-screen return of the legendary Spider-Man nemesis - last seen in the franchise-hobbling "Spider-Man 3" - is aggressively loud and stupid without being much fun at all. Read More »

Get in Witches, We're Watching the New Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Trailer


The official trailer takes us to the moment 16-year-old Spellman is forced to choose between joining a coven of witches like the family members before her, or continuing her life as a run-of-the-mill teen. Spooky, Satanic and just a little bit campy, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina had all the symptoms of something that would be very much my jam. From the executive producers of Riverdale comes a haunting new tale. Read More »

President Trump mocks Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony


Downstairs? Where was it?' 'I don't know. "I think there are serious questions about both his credibility and his temperament that may to some senators be more important than the activities that occurred in high school". What they're doing to this good, decent man can not stand", Graham said. The president seemed to suggest she did not know on what floor of the property the alleged attack had occurred, but Prof Ford told senators she remembered being pushed into a bedroom on the upstairs ... Read More »

Even LILO & STITCH Is Getting That Disney Live-Action Treatment

Lilo & Stitch tells a story of a young misfit Hawaiian girl being raised by her elder sister, who comes upon a wild alien named Stitch that was engineered as a living weapon. Through her love, faith and unwavering belief in ohana, the Hawaiian concept of family, Lilo helps unlock Stitch's heart and gives him the ability to care for someone else. Read More »

Damon Wayans quitting Lethal Weapon because he's 'too old'


All of the family gatherings, I'm too exhausted or I can't because it conflicts with work. Speaking to , Wayans revealed that he's quitting FOX's " Lethal Weapon " series after he finishes production on the thirteen episodes for the show's third season. Read More »

4 arrested for series of Los Angeles celebrity burglaries

Law enforcement sources said a 19-year-old named Tyress Williams was pulled over last Friday after Woods' home had been robbed, and police found stolen items in his auto that belong to Woods, Puig, and famous music artists Rihanna and Christina Milian . Read More »