• Lebanon bans the new
Lebanon bans the new "Wonder Woman" movie

That said , Wonder Woman also has a larger budget to contend with; once you figure in the cost of the film, the adverting and production costs, you're looking at a $300 million overall budget. Can Wonder Woman earn the kind of money its predecessors in the DCEU have earned? Over-the-top German villains with bad accents; a ragtag group of merce...

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  • Warriors, Cavaliers prep for NBA Finals
Warriors, Cavaliers prep for NBA Finals

LeBron James (5,995 PTS) is five points away from becoming the first player in National Basketball Association postseason history to reach 6,000 career playoff points. The Cavs have won 9 straight road playoff games and they are now leading playoff team in field goal percentage (50.7%), three-pointers made per game (14.6), three-point percentage (...

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  • Fergie Leaves the Black Eyed Peas
Fergie Leaves the Black Eyed Peas

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Black Eyed Peas Present: Masters of the Sun-The Zombie Chronicles follows a female character as she navigates a future world overrun by zombies and aliens. "She's working on her solo project at the moment, we're on this brand-new experience, celebrating 20 years of Black Eyed Peas putting out music", Will ...

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  • Can 'Wonder Woman' save the world with its hopeful message?
Can 'Wonder Woman' save the world with its hopeful message?

The first of June brings big summer box office hits. It is, but let's pump the brakes a bit. "We're not talking about a political disagreement, were talking about resistance against occupation". Soon, a man falls from the sky via a warplane. Then there's Etta Candy ( Lucy Davis ), who acts as Steve Trevor's secretary here, as opposed to Diana's...

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  • USA filmgoers keep eye on Sparrow, as 'Pirates' opens strong
USA filmgoers keep eye on Sparrow, as 'Pirates' opens strong

The bad news: It's also the second-lowest opening weekend in the franchise's history, demonstrating more and more that American audiences have had enough of the 14-year-old saga. While The Fate of the Furious dropped out of the top ten this week, it did make enough to become only the sixth film in history to bring in over $1 billion via the glob...

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  • Carrie Fisher featured on Vanity Fair cover for 'Star Wars' 40th anniversary
Carrie Fisher featured on Vanity Fair cover for 'Star Wars' 40th anniversary

There's also confirmation that Laura Dern will be playing a prominent Resistance officer named Vice Admiral Holdo and Kelly Marie Tran is a Resistance maintenance worker named Rose Tico. The next film in the series, Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi , is due to be released in December. Once The Last Jedi is released, it will be t...

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  • Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert
Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert

Katy Perry , Coldplay , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Take That and Niall Horan also will perform. According to The Guardian , fans who purchased their original tickets for the May 22 show from ticket resale websites (such as Viagogo, Seatwave, and StubHub) are having trouble claiming their free benefit concert tickets because Tick...

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  • Manchester United will not make a move for Antoine Griezmann this summer
Manchester United will not make a move for Antoine Griezmann this summer

Atletico were reportedly intending to sell Griezmann and replace him with his France team-mate Alexandre Lacazette of Lyon . Diego Simeone's side were banned for two transfer windows one year ago due to some illicit transfer of under-age footballers .

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  • 'Bachelorette' Star Rachel Lindsay Shows Off Her New Summer Hair
'Bachelorette' Star Rachel Lindsay Shows Off Her New Summer Hair

These are certainly not the comments of someone who seems like husband material, especially since many of them were racist in nature and he is on a season of the show with an African-American lead in Rachel Lindsay . Don't let that last sentence confuse you. "There is a reason for this", one tweet read. He's also openly Islamophobic: "I wholeh...

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  • Olivia Newton-John Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
Olivia Newton-John Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

She has dedicated a series of albums and concerts to cancer and other charities and raised funds to build the health center in Melbourne. Newton-John was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992 and went under a partial mastectomy, chemotherapy, and breast reconstruction.

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  • 'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon because lead actress is Israeli
'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon because lead actress is Israeli

The LA Times reports government officials in Lebanon banned the film "just hours" before the first scheduled showing because Gal Gadot is Israeli. She was great, she was strong, she was badass, she had a great attitude. "Without a doubt, It is one movie that will hold people spellbound and we are excited to be distributing it here".

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  • Lynda Carter gives Gal Gadot her blessing
Lynda Carter gives Gal Gadot her blessing

A more recent version has the god Zeus as her father, making Diana a demi-god. Wonder Woman will release this week but the movie has already received thumbs up from fans and critics likewise. Gadot and Jenkins have made it clear that they will be presenting Wonder Woman as a compassionate warrior who is motivated by love and the desire to s...

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  • Parvathamma, wife of late actor Rajkumar, passes away
Parvathamma, wife of late actor Rajkumar, passes away

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Union Ministers D.V. Sadananda Gowda and Anantha Kumar and Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge were among the politicians also visited to the Rajkumars house to mourn Parvathamma's death.

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  • World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change
World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

Withdrawing would leave the U.S. as one of just three countries outside the agreement, with the other two being Syria and Nicaragua. From Chelsea Handler to Cher to Bernie Sanders to Mark Ruffalo to New York Mayor Bill De Blasio, notable names from the worlds of politics and show business are warning of the dire consequences if the US backs o...

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  • Carriage horse breaks free, runs through rush hour traffic
Carriage horse breaks free, runs through rush hour traffic

Fedigan's husband was driving east down the street, when the couple had a close encounter with the beast. "It cut our auto off; we were like, 'Whoa, what was that?'" Fedigan told WNBC-TV. 'Enough is enough. It shouldn't take the death of a attractive horse for city leaders to take action, ' the group wrote. "It shouldn't take the death of a hands...

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  • Here's a backstage video of Celine Dion singing along to Cher's 'Believe'
Here's a backstage video of Celine Dion singing along to Cher's 'Believe'

As well as Drake's many victories, the night belonged to some classic divas, with performances from both Celine Dion and Cher . Wearing a dress with large shoulders resembling angel wings, Dion held nothing back during her performance of the song that, even the singer admits, can grow old sometimes.

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  • Jared Kushner Didn't Suggest Back Channel, the Russians Did
Jared Kushner Didn't Suggest Back Channel, the Russians Did

Don Beyer (D-Va.), who led Thursday's letter co-signed by Reps. They said any secret communications could have left Kushner vulnerable to manipulation by Russian officials. But that law, first passed by Congress in during the John Adams administration, has never been successfully enforced. "Because somehow, "back channel" has a more nefarious c...

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  • Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations
Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

The Warriors don't have another guy who does what he does if he can't. - This is the fourth time the Cleveland Cavaliers have reached the NBA Finals , all of those appearances coming in the past decade. He didn't get to the free throw line at all while the Warriors were winning the first two games, but those were freewheeling wins of 15...

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  • Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate
Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate

He didn't stop there, attacking Clinton and her team personally for ignoring what they deemed to be inconvenient data-particularly models the DNC had compiled that showed Clinton running way behind in several Rust Belt states she later lost.

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  • Putin says attempts to contain Russia won't work
Putin says attempts to contain Russia won't work

During a meeting with media directors from all over the world at the 21st International Economic Forum in Saint Petersburg, Putin noted that the strengthening of Russia's role in the multipolar systems bothers the monopolists. The assertion to fight terrorism came in a vision document released by India and Russian Federation after Prime Min...

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