The blaster pistol that Harrison Ford used in the Star Wars films 'Return of the Jedi' and 'The Empire Strikes Back' is set to go under the hammer at a starting bid of 200,000 dollars. According to the auction site, the blaster is exactly in its original filming condition and therefore exhibits wear from use, but retains all of the original details, including the flash suppressor and scope, Fox ...
Speculations are rife that British diver Tom Daley, who recently announced he is bisexual via YouTube, is in a relationship with Oscar-wining screenwriter Dustin Lance Black. The rumors started doing the rounds after the "inseparable" duo was spotted enjoying a day out in Hollywood in October, the Mirror reported. A source close to the 19-year-old Olympian said that Daley and the LGBT rights ...
The German police has developed an app that allows them to identify rock songs with neo-Nazi or racist lyrics. The German constitution prohibits Nazi glorification. The app, developed by the regional police office in Saxony, recognises the audio fingerprints of neo-Nazi rock music, the BBC reports. According to the report, the app has been named 'Nazi Shazam' in reference to the music ...
Actor Christopher Evan Welch, who has appeared in films including War of the Worlds, Lincoln and Sopranos, has passed away. He was 48. His agency confirmed the news, suggesting that the actor died in a Los Angeles hospital following a sudden illness, Metro.co.uk reported. The actor had been reportedly shooting on HBO's upcoming series Silicon Valley in LA. The Office US actor Rainn Wilson was ...
Christian Slater has officially tied the knot with his girlfriend of three years, Brittany Lopez, in Florida. The 'True Romance' star's rep told People Magazine that Slater wed Lopez in an impromptu ceremony at the courthouse in Coral Gables, where they had gone to get their marriage license. The 44-year-old American actor got engaged with his business development consultant girlfriend in the ...
"They slime. They ooze. They kill." No matter how bad the movie is, is it possible to completely detest a movie with a tag line like that? ...
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The much-anticipated music subscription service from Google-owned YouTube is reportedly unlikely to be launched this year. The video service was scheduled to launch the paid subscription service this year, however, as sources revealed the company isn't satisfied with the product and needs more time to prepare it for a launch in the next year. According to AllThingsD, YouTube needs to chalk out ...
Celebrity birthdays on Dec 5 Singer Little Richard is 81. Opera singer Jose Carreras is 67. Singer Jim Messina (Loggins and Messina, Poco) is 66. Singer John Rzeznik of The Goo Goo Dolls is 48. Comedian Margaret Cho is 45. Actress Alex Kapp Horner (“The New Adventures of Old Christine”) is 44. Actress Paula Patton is 38. Singer Keri Hilson is 31. Actor Frankie Muniz (“Malcolm ...
SINGAPORE: The American singer who was harassed by Singaporean Colin Mak Ye Loong for six years had made public her ordeal several times. In 2012, Leandra Ramm, 29, wrote a book about it titled Stalking A Diva, which is available as an e-book and print-on-demand. In it, she shares her family history and details the threats that Mak sent her. Many of the messages were abusive and sexually ...
. Their duet-meant for three funky divas was jazzy, sexy cool. Rowland couldn’t believe she was listening to her own song. "I was not ready for that, but you guys really actually pulled that off," she said. Cowell said he was looking at "winners." Their encore of A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera’s "Say Something"-with Sierra at the piano and Alex ...
Kellie Pickler Asks Bethenny Frankel What the Mile High Club Is Talks About How She and Hubby Keep Things Spicy
"Oh, that's what my husband was talking about!" Kellie exclaimed. "No...I'm not." She squealed much louder upon learning that new fun fact than when she had to put her hand into a bowl of worms on a dare."I'm just glad there were no bugs, like spiders," she said, perfectly serious. "I fish, this is like [nothing]," she added, picking up ...
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, revealed the last conversation he had with his famous son before the star's sudden passing on Saturday-and their talk had to do with death and Walker's "daredevil" activities."The last conversation we had, I sat there, I looked at him and I said, 'You know, I love you very much. I love all of you. And we're all very, very close. If anything was to happen to ...
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helped get the yuletide party started at the annual lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, one of the Big Apple's most beloved ...
A cultural tug of war is brewing between conservatives and liberals over the message of ';The Hunger Games.';Are the popular teen novels and films a leftist call for the downtrodden to rise up against the rich? Or an Orwellian take on the dangers of Big Government?On one side of the argument is the Harry Potter Alliance, a group that aims to push a progressive agenda by politicizing ...
Genre-bending films dominated the 2014 lineup announced on Wednesday for the U.S. feature film competition at the Sundance Film Festival, the top US festival for independent cinema. The competition will showcase 16 films spanning serious and comedic efforts, with many fusing together the traditional cinematic conventions of different genres. "They kind of struck us as surprising, a lot of ...
When it comes to Iran's nuclear weapons program, the only difference between them is this: Ahmadinejad was a wolf in wolf's clothing, Rouhani is a wolf in sheep's clothing, a wolf who thinks he can pull the wool over the eyes of the international community.
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Putting the tense speculations to rest, Silicon Valley's choice for the next Microsoft CEO is ex-Skype president Tony Bates, while other contenders Alan Mulally from Ford and cloud chief Satya Nadella remain favourites.
With the intense search for the next CEO of the software marker after Steve Ballmer retires, there have been enough speculations about who would be the next boss.
According to AllThingsD, Mulally was touted to be the frontrunner to take over as the CEO while Indian-origin Nadella was considered number two position.
However, tech leaders as well as several top Microsoft execs have Bates as their single choice to lead the company.
Sources said that Bates has all the right assets, making him 'the best candidate across all of the various criteria', while another added that he is a bold choice that would say a lot to the rest of the tech world that Microsoft is ready to engage, the report added. (ANI)
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