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Netflix Renews 'BoJack Horseman' For Fifth Season

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The fourth season of the series recently premiered on Netflix earlier this month. No one can reach you with a dead battery, my dude. BoJack Horseman launched in 2014, depicting the ambivalent, alcohol-addled title character in a horse (Will Arnett) who formerly starred in a hit TV sitcom in the 1990s, as he muddles his way through post-stardom life. Read More »

Game of Thrones Producer Developing Prequel Series

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Martin, who cryptically referenced the existence of an additional unconfirmed prequel on his blog months ago (and has now added some new comments on his blog , below). The next installment in George R.R. Martin's " A Song of Ice and Fire " novel series, " The Winds of Winter ", has always been delayed and some fans are already using artificial intelligence to predict where the narrative is headed in the upcoming book. Read More »

Tammy Abraham agrees to play for Nigeria

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Abraham has featured for England at Under-18, 19 and 21 level and is seemingly set to leave that behind to link-up with Nigeria who are on course to make their sixth appearance at a World Cup, as they are now three points clear in their group with two fixtures left to play. Read More »

Wes Anderson imagines a dark future in stunning 'Isle of Dogs' trailer

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The stop-motion animated film will tell the story of a young boy trying to track down his dog Spots on the garbage island with the help of five other exiled hounds. That's one of six Oscar noms Anderson has received thus far in his career, also including writing bids for " The Royal Tenenbaums " (2001) and " Moonrise Kingdom " (2012), as well as writing, directing, and producing nominations for "Grand Budapest". Read More »

Trump teases decision on Iran nuclear deal - but refuses to reveal it

Although European officials strongly back the deal, some signaled openness to negotiating a separate follow-up agreement. Making his United Nations debut, the combative Republican called the deal "an embarrassment ". At a press conference in NY today, Rouhani declared, " Mr. Trump was offensive to Iran , and we are waiting for Mr. Trump to apologize to the people of Iran ". Read More »

Quake in Mexico: Salma Hayek gives $ 100000 to help the victims

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Hayek, whose most recent film is The Hitman's Bodyguard , posted the video after a 7.1 magnitude quake struck the country, destroying many buildings, bringing down power lines and creating anxiety for millions. "I've experienced the consequences of such a disaster, and it was awful ", she explains. 'I implore you, I implore to your hearts, to the goodness of your hearts, to your compassion, to help. Read More »

S&P lowers China's credit rating, citing rising financial risks

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The Chinese economy has been rebounding better than market predictions in 2017, led largely by growth in its steel industry and services sector, but it still relies too heavily on debt to drive that growth. The International Monetary Fund warned this year that China's credit growth was on a "dangerous trajectory" and called for "decisive action", while the Bank for International Settlements said last September that excessive credit growth was signaling a banking crisis in the next three ... Read More »

Riverdale production continues after KJ Apa auto crash

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The crash has reportedly caused outrage on set, where cast and crew are protesting the long working hours, and especially the lack of transport for exhausted actors late at night. Warner Bros . does not provide transportation to and from the show's Vancouver set. "Someone's going to die". A representative for Apa didn't immediately respond to INSIDER's request for comment. Read More »

Stephen Colbert Sets Donald Trump Straight: Emmy Ratings Were Second Worst

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President Donald Trump has weighed in on the Emmys, which were heavy on humor and swipes at his expense. "That lasted for about 18 minutes - because then he tweeted about something that truly seemed to upset him". Colbert said he wasn't offended by Trump's jab. "I'm not even sad about it, and I was the host of the Emmys". The Emmys, broadcast by CBS, were about on par with last year's ceremony in terms of total viewers. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel blasts back at Sen

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The latest saga began on September 19, when Kimmel used the opening monologue of his show to openly condemn the latest "repeal and replace" effort, the Graham-Cassidy Bill, and slam Sen. Kimmel emerged acutely aware of the enormous costs Americans less fortunate than he frequently incur when dealing with life-threatening illnesses. "It is by many accounts the worst healthcare bill yet". Read More »

Elisabeth Moss Had A Secret Feminist Message Hidden In Her Emmys Outfit

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Sunday night's ceremony in Hollywood saw Moss pick up the best drama actress trophy for her role in The Handmaid's tale - after previous nominations for both Mad Men and Top of the Lake that saw her leave empty-handed. "I think we should go in a new direction". Kate McKinnon won Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Alec Baldwin won Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series and the show took home a statue for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series. Read More »

Emma Stone discusses her lifelong struggle with anxiety

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With over a third of British employees admitting to dealing with anxiety and depression at work, it's more important than ever that people with a public platform are talking about mental health to continue to fight the stigma surrounding it. Read More »

Lawrence O'Donnell Apologizes for On-Camera Meltdown

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Mediaite obtained eight minutes of footage of the host of " The Last Word " during the taping of the August 29 taping of his show. "Who's asking for a Labor Day rundown in my ear?" "Godd****t", he mutters, shaking his head, before bursting into a brief spasm of fury and slamming his fists on the desk. Read More »

Polish company forced to rebrand after Yoko Ono dispute

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The 84-year-old claims the drink is infringing on the John Lennon EU trademark and the name of her late husband. The drinks have started to gain popularity in Europe, and now Yoko Ono has threatened legal action and forced them to change the product's name, according to Reuters . Read More »

New 'Walking Dead' Season 8 Art Promises 'All Out War'

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For those not familiar, the storyline saw Rick Grimes mount a full-blown assault on Negan and his demented Saviors. Feeling powerless under Negan's rules and demands, Rick advocated the group play along. "The battle lines are drawn as they launch into a kinetic, action-packed offensive". The admission by Gimple that the war will end in this next season also brings the focus back to the mysterious "Old Man Rick" scene from the season 8 trailer that appears to mirror a time-jump from the ... Read More »

Foo Fighters takes tentative step in right direction with new album

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In an interview, the band said they wanted the album to sound like "Motorhead's version of "Sgt. Pepper" or "Slayer making 'Pet Sounds .'" But " Concrete and Gold " only samples from the biggest hits of all the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, so it resembles a "Guitar Hero" video game more than the great rock band they're trying to be. Read More »

President Donald Trump to Visit Indiana Next Week

Trump is expected to speak about federal tax reform. He also said he would support tax reform as long as the final plan helps middle class families, creates more jobs and does not increase the deficit. It said Trump plans to visit IN next week, but provided no other details. "It's a time of celebration, a time for IN to shine and really stand out for America", he said. Read More »

Details On The Fifth Game Of Thrones Spinoff Revealed

Cogman has been with Thrones since the first season when he was brought on board as an assistant to Benioff and Weiss. Are you looking forward to the Game of Thrones spinoffs? He also has a "written by" credit on arguably the most controversial episode of Game of Thrones: Season 5's "Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken", a.k.a. Read More »

Jai Lava Kusa Movie Review: Jr NTR is back!

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Jai Lava Kusa is an upcoming Telugu language action-drama movie which is written and directed by K. S. Ravindra . As per the advance booking report, Jai Lava Kusa is all set to open big at the Box Office. Editing could have been better. Now, let us have a look at the cast and crew of Jai Lava Kusa movie. However, screenplay and cinematography are impressive. Read More »

Trump mocks Emmy ratings: 'The worst ever'

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An actor of Pakistani descent, Riz Ahmed, won best actor in a miniseries, and Lena Waithe was the first African-American woman to win for the best comedy writing. The two-time Emmy nominee, who clearly was confused as to what day the Emmys actually aired, took a break from the United Nations General Assembly to share that he "was saddened to see how bad the ratings were on the Emmys last night - the worst ever". Read More »

Tom Brady wary of Texans' 'intimate knowledge' of Patriots

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That background makes this matchup different from any other against a rookie quarterback, where unfamiliarity actually might have worked against the Patriots. It's a day defenders will receive the initial parts of a game plan that should emphasize not letting Watson's athleticism beat them. "He's a great quarterback", outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus said. Read More »

The Tomb Raider Movie Trailer Has Arrived

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She hasn't gone on an adventure just yet. The good folks at IGN have put together a side-by-side comparison of the trailer for the 2013 Tomb Raider game and the trailer for the new movie. The first Tomb Raider video game was released on the Sony PlayStation on October 25, 1996. If you thought that you were having a bad case of deja-vu you would be completely correct as the trailers nearly perfectly mimic each other. Read More »

Fifth 'Game of Thrones' Prequel Show Being Developed By Writer Bryan Cogman

Martin said that a fifth was also in the works . Obviously, we've seen the vast majority of Westeros through the eyes of Thrones' many characters since the show debuted. "We're not doing Dunk & Egg. Bryan's series will be an adaptation, and one that will thrill most fans of the books, I think, set during a very exciting period of Westerosi history". Read More »

Tim Cook claims the $999 iPhone X is a 'value price, actually'

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Ahead of the iPhone 8 release on Friday, Apple's CEO is talking about a broader kind of future - his vision for the country, believing companies should have values just like people do. "Once you place your face in the phone, it's in the phone. You make the decisions about who has it, not us". Looking at the word on the street the iPhone X could cost as much as R20 000 when it lands in South Africa though official pricing is yet to be announced . Read More »

Sean Spicer has more to atone for than one press conference

Things got more controversial after the show, when one photo in particular surfaced showing The Late Late Show's James Corden leaning in to kiss Spicer on the cheek. "So, him making light of it just did not sit well with me". "I'm disappointed by this photo as well ", he said, explaining that he hears all the comment made on Twitter . Read More »

Treasury Yields, Dollar Surge as Fed Raises Odds of December Rate Hike

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While many investors expect the Fed to announce the start date for allowing securities to roll off the balance sheet (by stopping reinvestment of money earned from maturing securities), Jeremy Spain, bond analyst at wealth manager Charles Stanley, predicted the central bank will keep investors waiting. Read More »

London Tube attack suspects were foster children, officials say

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The first suspect, an 18-year-old man, was arrested early Saturday in the departure area of the port of Dover, where ferries leave for France on a regular basis. "The police were there multiple times over the span of about a month - a few times a week", he told the Press Association. Meanwhile witnesses to the arrest in Newport on Tuesday described officers "jumping" a man who was put into a police auto and driven away. Read More »

Parsons Green terror suspect visited other refugees around the UK

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The 21-year-old man was detained under Britain's terrorism laws in the west London suburb of Hounslow just before midnight on Saturday, London police said in a statement . Steven Griffiths, 28, who lives opposite elderly foster couple, said: "When I saw the blacked-out van and the guns, I thought that this wasn't a little thing". Read More »

Top baby names for boys and girls revealed

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As Breitbart reports, the Office for National Statistics revealed that Muhammed has pushed William out of the top 10 in the past recorded year. These replaced Callum, Connor, Jamie, Kian, Seth and Sonny, which were in the top 100 in 2015. Read More »