WASHINGTON — Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) criticized President Donald Trump for his attacks on the news media on Wednesday, telling lawmakers from the Senate floor that “when a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him ‘fake news,’ it is that person who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press.” […]
With so many critics and pundits envisioning a potential impeachment of President Donald Trump, Fox News Channel will examine the congressional effort to impeach President Bill Clinton in 1998 and 1999 with a seven-part weekend documentary series. The 21st Century Fox-owned cable-news outlet said it would launch “Scandalous,” a “historical documentary series” meant to chronicle […]
1. Harvard-Westlake (16-2) Proved it’s worthy of the No. 1 spot with a victory over Alemany last week, then followed that with a win at Loyola. The Wolverines (4-0 in Mission League) take on Crespi on Wednesday night. 2. Crespi (17-2) Takes on No. 1 Harvard-Westlake at home on Wednesday night. The Celts, led by […]
In today’s film news roundup, “Wonder” hits a milestone, New Line finds a director for a sci-fi project, and Josh Helman’s directorial debut gets a release. BOX OFFICE Lionsgate’s family drama “Wonder” has crossed the $200 million mark in worldwide grosses with $124.2 million domestically and $78.2 million internationally. The film, which stars Jacob Tremblay, […]
Who needs the Emmys when you have “The Fakies”? After President Trump promised on Twitter on Tuesday to host “the most dishonest & corrupt media awards of the year,” late-night funnyman Stephen Colbert took out a “for your consideration” billboard in Times Square hoping to curry favor — or is it disfavor? — with the…
LOUISE REDKNAPP, who was granted a quickie divorce from footballer Jamie last week, said that she was starting to feel more body confident at the same time that her marriage was rumoured to be in crisis last year.
In today’s film news roundup, Gkids buys three Masaaki Yuasa films, Gravitas acquires “5 Doctors,” and Straight Up Films adds to its executive film team. ACQUISITIONS Gkids has acquired the North American distribution rights for three animated films from director Masaaki Yuasa — 2004’s “Mind Game” and 2017’s “Lu Over the Wall” and “The Night […]
Elizabeth Vargas is leaving ABC News after two decades to “pursue new ventures.” Vargas will depart once the 40th season of “20/20” wraps in May 2018. “I am so very proud of the stories we have told together,” she said in a statement to her ABC News family.
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Elizabeth Vargas will be giving her final sign off from ABC News after 22 years on the network.
The anchor will leave once the 40th season of ’20/20′ wraps in May to “pursue new ventures.” read more
Catt Sadler wrote her justification on her blog: “How can I accept an offer that shows they do not value my contributions and paralleled dedication all these years?”
In today’s film news roundup, Betty White is honored by Hollywood’s union publicists, Dean Cole and RonReaco Lee get cast in “#2MinutesofFame” and fan-owned Legion M makes a promotion. LIFE ACHIEVEMENT Betty White will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 55th Annual International Cinematographers Guild Publicists Awards Luncheon to be held at the Beverly Hilton […]
In today’s film news roundup, Andy Serkis’ Jungle Book movie has been retitled “Mowgli,” the Art Directors Guild honors a pair of Disney animators and 30 Project Involve participants are announced. NAME CHANGE Warner Bros.’ has changed the name of the Andy Serkis live-action Jungle Book movie from “Jungle Book: Origins” to “Mowgli.” The studio made […]
In today’s film news roundup, Willem Dafoe is honored, August Maturo gets his first feature film, and Fathom Events dates the documentary “Alien Intrusion.” FESTIVAL AWARD The 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival has selected Willem Dafoe for its Icon Award for his performance in “The Florida Project.” The award will be presented at […]
21st Century Fox was put on the defensive Saturday by the backlash to Rupert Murdoch’s remark in an interview suggesting that he viewed the sexual harassment cases that have enveloped Fox News as “nonsense.” Murdoch made the comment Thursday in an interview with the U.K.’s Sky News about the blockbuster $52.4 billion acquisition agreement that […]
The director of the BBC World Service Group will take on the new role in the new year. read more
NBC News chairman Andy Lack said the employee interview process will take several more weeks. read more
“Unfortunately, the reports were speculation bordering on fake news,” the movie’s star said.