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by | May 31, 2017 | 20:31

In the trailer, Cersie ( Lena Headey ) tells Jamie (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) that enemies have surrounded them from all sides and they need to defeat them. And let's not forget Jon Snow and his existential war against the undead armies at the Wall. He's there! After months and months of waiting we finally have a trailer for season 7 of Game of Thrones , and it's even better than we imagined.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:29

Robin Campillo's 120 Beats Per Minute , a French film about Aids activists in the 1990s, had been a favourite for the Palme d'Or , but had to settle for the Grand Prize (effectively second place), something Almodovar seemed to regret. She added, "There are some exceptions, I will say, but for the most part, I was surprised with the representation of female characters onscreen". Maren Ade accepted the prize for Coppola, according to the Hollywood Reporter , who could not be present at the ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:00

In a recent interview, Angelina Jolie confessed that she would like her late mother, Marcheline Bertrand , to be there to help her through this hard period and advise her. "It is the greatest gift and responsibility", she said of parenting. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt also adopted two more children, Pax from Vietnam and Zahara from Ethiopia, and welcomed three biological children, daughter Shiloh and twins Vivienne and Knox .

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:06

The Bollywood star, who is back in the USA after a break in India, speaks about her Baywatch experience . However, they didn't have many good things to say about the film, that is an adaptation of a TV show by the same name, that used to air in the '90s.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:00

There's an opportunity here for Elba and Winslet to shine, so here's hoping the material is up to snuff. Idris Elba and Kate Winslet star as two wayward travelers who both need to get on a flight home - Elba to perform an emergency surgery on a patient in Baltimore, and Winslet to get married.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:23

Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to give a sort of season-finale tone to the crucial decision: "I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week!" While US president Donald Trump backed a pledge to fight protectionism he refused to endorse a major accord on climate change .

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:07

Almost two dozen people were killed and dozens more were hurt Monday night in a bombing at the Manchester Arena, which occurred shortly after the singer's concert concluded. Britain has arrested a "large part" of the network behind Manchester's suicide bomb attack, police said on Friday, as the government came under fire for cutting police budgets and election campaigning resumed.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:35

In the summer of 1999, after filming the first season, Felicity star Keri Russell-known for what The NY Times described as "that glorious head of voluminous golden backlit hair"-sent the show's producers a photo wearing a short-haired wig".

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:18

President Trump may be buying some twitter love. Anyone can amass an exorbitant number of Twitter followers. Oh, and pretty much all of the accounts were created in May 2017. They could also be bots... or real people who all started their account on the same day and chose to follow him. For comparison, back in April 2016, FiveThirtyEight reported that Trump had just 7.6 million Twitter followers and only eight per cent of those were fake, compared to the 49 per cent of questionable ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:58

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kathy Griffin says she knew her new photo shoot with Tyler Shields would "make noise". Griffin drew condemnation from many on social media after posting the original video on Twitter earlier in the day. Chelsea Clinton tweeted: This is vile and wrong. That email did not return requests for comment in time for publication. "It is never amusing to joke about killing a president", Clinton posted on Twitter.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:25

But what's more interesting is the fact that the vast majority of these new followers are bots - fake computerized followers. FiveThirtyEight reported that in April 2016 Trump had just 7.6 million Twitter followers and only 8% of them were fake.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:11

US President Donald Trump is "wide open" on whether to continue US support for the Paris climate accord , Defence Secretary James Mattis says. "If the United States stays in the Paris Agreement , America could stifle progress from within, by demanding changes and obstructing implementation".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:07

In his statement , Trump - who was already struggling domestically to stem a tide of damaging leaks from law enforcement agencies - said the information coming out in the U.S. "A third USA government source" was cited to identify the attacker as Salman Abedi , or Salman Ramadan Abedi, according to Reuters . It said the photos had been gathered by British authorities at the scene of the attack.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:50

That brought the number of arrests in the case to 16, Greater Manchester Police said in a statement Monday. Detective chief superintendent Russ Jackson said the release of potential suspects 'can be expected in investigations of this nature as we corroborate accounts that have been provided'.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:33

While Trump now favors an exit from the agreement, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and tends to seek counsel from a range of inside and outside advisers, many with differing agendas, until the last minute. Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade secretary Frances Adamson said she was not aware of specific conversations at ministerial level but said wide-ranging conversations have taken place with the United States administration.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:56

Pedro Almódovar, the acclaimed director of "Woman on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown" and "Talk to Her", headed this year's jury , which also included Will Smith , Jessica Chastain , Chinese actress Fan Bingbing, South Korean director Park Chan-wook and Italian director Paolo Sorrentino.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:58

Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn faced tough questions and a skeptical audience in a live TV event Monday night ahead of next week's parliamentary elections. She continued: "You're holding your manifesto, you're flicking through it, you've got an ipad there, you've had a phone call while we're in here and you don't know how much it's going to cost".

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:02

Merkel , for instance, announced last spring that she wanted to increase Germany's annual defence budget by $27 billion (U.S.) over the next three years. The Republican has just returned from his first overseas visit as US President, where he met with the europhile German leader. This is in contrast to Europe's , and Ms.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:12

He was previously a Republican strategist who founded Crossroads Media and had long ties to party establishment figures, including strategist Karl Rove. Investigations by congressional panels and a new special prosecutor looking into Russia's role in last year's presidential election have slowed Trump's agenda and repeatedly thrown the administration off balance.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:02

This time it is not for a controversy. Worldwide icon Priyanka Chopra will be receiving the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award on 1 June 2017 in an awards ceremony conducted in Mumbai. The recipient is honored for their "outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema and TV" and is selected by a committee consisting of eminent personalities from the Indian film industry.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:29

Robert, founder of the American Veterans Center, "calling attention to the true meaning of the holiday-honoring and remembering our fallen heroes, and commemorating the American spirit and sacrifices of all who have served throughout our shared history".

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:42

With a Fatal 5-way match scheduled for this Sunday at Extreme Rules , RAW chose to give the audience a taste of things to come with a Triple Threat sample between Samoa Joe, Finn Balor and Bray Wyatt . The Hardy Boyz were destroyed in the last night match. This is true, but it was only because The Miz intentionally got Ambrose disqualified. Who do you think wins the match? I wouldn't say tonight's show had a best moment, as it was clear that everyone was trying to get to Extreme ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:28

More than a hundred residents of Marawi , on the southern island of Mindanao , have died and 70,000 have fled the town of 200,000 since fighters from the Maute Islamist militant group entered the city and clashed with military and police.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:11

It was revealed on Tuesday that she sadly passed away with the cause of death as yet unknown. A statement on the official James Bond Twitter page confirming the sad news, read: 'We are sad to hear that Molly Peters has passed away at the age of 75.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:30

President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended former campaign aide Carter Page, saying in a tweet that Page has information that "blows away" the case about his campaign's alleged collusion with Russian Federation. Page's trips to Russia and communications with Russian officials are reportedly under scrutiny; however, the oil industry consultant has denied any wrongdoing.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:40

The final of the talent show, Britain's Got Talent , was originally due to air on Sunday night. ITV have shifted the live final of Britain's Got Talent - meant to take place on Sunday June 4 - to Saturday night as it would have clashed with Ariana Grande's benefit concert One Love Manchester .

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:36

Dwayne said: "Trust me when I say Baywatch has got dirty". It is, says Entertainment Weekly's Chris Nashawaty, "the rare movie that even the Teflon-coated, thousand-watt charisma of Dwayne Johnson can't save". "None of them are given much of anything to do, either". Considering the enormous work load, the actress has apparently asked her mother Madhu Chopra to take care of the screening.

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:02

But even if Thompson remains cold from the perimeter, the Cavaliers aren't going to ignore the league's best shooter not named Curry - which will, in turn, open up more space for Curry and Durant to operate. This time they had to play five games before eliminating the Boston Celtics at 4-1. Durant is the difference. This is obvious, but it's worth stepping back and really considering the fact that a team that won 73 games last season is now 12-0 in the playoffs, and is heading ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:45

Director Ruben Ostlund walked away with the Cannes Film Festival's highest honour as his The Square , an art world satire that stars Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss and Dominic West, won this year's Palme d'Or here. She wasn't at the French Rivera ceremony, but sent a video message from Nashville, saying she was "absolutely devastated" to miss the show. At the closing ceremony, Smith made the room crack up by imitating Nicole Kidman receiving her award.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:42

The discussion centered on whether Russian Federation held leverage over Trump's inner circle, and the intercepted communications suggested to USA intelligence officials that Russian Federation believed "they had the ability to influence the administration through the derogatory information", reported CNN .

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:10

Memorial Day is a federal holiday that recognizes the American veterans of the armed forces who has died during active military duty. The local American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars posts hosted the Memorial Day ceremony at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon.

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:26

Steven Beale, from Sydney, told various media outlets he spotted the couple with a third person, reportedly a personal trainer, during their workout: "I walked past her at the foot of the bridge". Middleton offered up a friendly wave to waiting photographers and reporters before the group again climbed aboard a water taxi. Pippa is the younger sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge , who's married to Prince William.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:03

He continued calling for death to the "enemies of America", including anti-fascists. "The Muslim community, especially in Portland, needs to understand that there are a lot of us that are not going to stand by and let anybody - whether they are from here or not - scare you into thinking you can't be a part of this town, this city, this community, or this country, he said".

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:45

It's not all positive, however. This is mostly good news for long-time fans of the character. Has DC Films has finally made a good superhero movie? After stealing every Batman v Superman scene she was in, Gadot completely owns Wonder Woman from her beginnings as a warrior-in-training on the secret island of Themyscira to her wide-eyed experience in London to her tireless pursuit of the film's villain Ares, the God of War.

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:53

After realizing how much what she had done upset people, Kathy herself took to social media to apologize for the mistake. In a video posted on Twitter and Instagram, Griffin said she crossed the line and that the image was too disturbing.