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Telltale Games, the company behind games like ‘The Walking Dead’ and ‘Game of Thrones,’ is said to have laid off almost all of its employees as it winds down operations

Telltale Games, the studio behind narrative-driven adventure games based on properties like “The Walking Dead,” “Guardians of the Galaxy,” and “Game of Thrones,” is reportedly winding down its operations. The Verge reports that Telltale Games is laying off a significant number of employees, and will […]

Stephen Colbert Has Some Fun With Brett Kavanaugh’s High School Yearbook

A “Late Show” parody suggests some of the Supreme Court nominee’s old pals were looking ahead. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The ‘Joker’ origin movie teases first footage of Joaquin Phoenix in clown makeup

Director Todd Phillips on Friday shared a “camera test” video of Joaquin Phoenix wearing clown makeup as The Joker for their upcoming origin movie of the DC villain. Phillips shared an image of Phoenix without makeup four days ago. “Joker” is slated to hit theaters […]

One photographer’s battle to open people’s eyes to global food industry

Euronews spoke to renowned American photographer George Steinmetz whose pictures tell the true story of an industry that remains invisible to many consumers. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

The best TV reboots and revivals of all time — and the worst

Reboots. Revivals. Returns. It’s hard to classify the craze of TV shows being brought back to life. Some return with all-new casts and storylines, and others pick up exactly where the original show left off as if nothing happened. But as the new “Roseanne” and […]

Watch 16,000 people sing and dance for a better world

The centre of Lyon was turned into an open-air stage this Sunday as 16,000 people come together to sing and dance. You can take part in the festivities in this 360-degree video. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

If you like bad words, anti-heroes, and nudity on your favorite TV shows you can thank ‘NYPD Blue’

25 years ago, ABC premiered a cop show called “NYPD Blue,” and a bunch of advertisers, TV stations, and pro-family groups freaked out. That’s because the show featured rough language, nudity, and serious topics not common to commercial, broadcast TV at the time. Today, ‘NYPD […]

Alex Trebek Shaves Beard To End National Frenzy And Satisfy 1 Person

The “Jeopardy!” host removed his facial hair despite overwhelming approval in a poll of viewers. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Belarusian film Crystal Swan takes the Grand Prix at the Almaty Film Festival

The film is set in the post-Soviet Belarus of the 1990s where young Evelina is desperate to get to Chicago and earn her living as a professional house DJ.i read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Tony Danza Chimes In On A ‘Taxi’ Reboot. But First There’s ‘The Good Cop.’

Also, what would life be like had Danza never left the boxing ring? read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

America’s prominent movie-theater chains, ranked from best to worst by audiences

A new Market Force Information survey found which theater chains are the most popular among nearly 13,000 participants. The survey asked participants to rank each brand based on a Composite Loyalty Index, and then ranked each chain based on its average score. Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas […]

Could A.I. be the next Rembrandt?

A collective of Paris artist-entrepreneurs uses artificial intelligence to create fine art. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Ellen DeGeneres Left Speechless By ‘America’s Got Talent’ Winner Shin Lim

The magician also has heartwarming plans for his $1 million prize money. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Cary Joji Fukunaga says he won’t return to direct Netflix’s ‘Maniac’ if there’s a season 2

“Maniac” director Cary Joji Fukunaga made it clear while speaking to Business Insider that if Netflix does a second season of the show, he will not be a part of it. This is similar to his work on HBO’s “True Detective,” in which he directed […]

Check Out Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson In ‘Men In Black’ Spinoff

Photos show they have the look down as alien-policing secret agents in the “M.I.B” reboot. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

7 Marvel superheroes who deserve their own TV shows on Disney’s upcoming Netflix competitor

Disney is expected to enter the streaming game next year, and it’s bringing the Avengers with it. According to Variety, Disney is developing TV series for the platform that spin out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films, starring the likes of Loki, Scarlet Witch, and […]

Want to stop snoring? Take advice from a few doctors

Sleep experts say snoring could be doing more harm than just bothering your partner. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Google’s Touching Mister Rogers Tribute Doodle Will Hit You Right In The Feels

This will help bring a beautiful day to your neighborhood. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Study finds 4 main personality types — which one are you?

People love taking personality tests to learn more about themselves but until recently experts believed types didn’t exist. A new study discovered four types. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

How to negotiate anything, according to neuroscience

Want to ask for a raise, lower your rent or haggle for the best price on a new car? Understanding how your brain works is the first step. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Stephen Colbert Shows How GOP Senators Really Feel About ‘Mouthy’ Sexual Assault Victims

“Late Show” host trolls Republicans with a brutal Seuss-inspired nursery rhyme. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

16 pictures show North Korea’s grand performance at the Mass Games, where South Korea’s president gave his first speech directly to North Koreans

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and a group of South Korean delegates were given a viewing of North Korea’s capstone propaganda event, the Mass Games. This year’s performance is called “Shining Fatherland,” or “Glorious Country.” An estimated 150,000 North Koreans were estimated to be in […]

Jordan Peele Will Enter ‘The Twilight Zone’ As Host Of CBS’s Series Revival

The Oscar winner hopes the show will once again “hold a mirror up to society.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Kanye West Calls Out Drake And Everyone Who’s Wronged Kim Kardashian

Nick Cannon and Tyson Beckford also received public video messages from the rapper. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Chris Pratt Doesn’t Think Hollywood Is Anti-Christian

People claim the entertainment industry opposes religion “but it’s just not the case,” the “Jurassic World” actor said. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

43% of Americans watch something on Netflix any given day, tying all of cable TV, according to a new study

43% of US adults will watch something on Netflix on any given day, according to a study by the analytics firm YouGov. This figure matched the percentage of American adults who will watch live TV through a cable provider on any given day, the firm […]

Amazon is taking on TiVo with a new Fire TV DVR that can record live broadcasts (AMZN)

Amazon on Thursday debuted the Fire TV Recast, Amazon’s first antenna and DVR. The Fire TV Recast will play and record live TV, and integrate directly into your Fire TV. It can also send recorded footage to your other devices. Amazon says the device will […]

Joe Alwyn Talks About Relationship With Taylor Swift For The First Time

He’s breaking his silence about their “very private” lives. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

All the confirmed original shows coming to Netflix in 2018

Netflix still has a good deal of original content in store for the rest of this year. 2018 has already seen the premiere of many new original shows, including the sci-fi reboot “Lost In Space,” David Letterman’s talk show, and Matt Groening’s animated series “Disenchantment.” […]

Bono Questions Pope Francis About Catholic Church Sexual Abuse Crisis

“You can see the pain in his face, and I felt he was sincere,” Bono said of the pope during a meeting at the Vatican. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Cary Joji Fukunaga on directing the next James Bond movie: ‘I’m just honored that they picked me’

Cary Joji Fukunaga was named the director of James Bond 25 on Thursday morning. He talked to Business Insider that afternoon about getting the job. It might have been the biggest morning of director Cary Joji Fukanaga’s career, but it didn’t seem that big a […]

Violin virtuoso Leonidas Kavakos electrifies with Stravinsky concerto

The Greek master dazzles alongside the Luxembourg Philharmonic. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Hip-hop choreographer Mourad Merzouki declares war on war

Mourad Merzouki led a makeshift tank and 500 dancers into battle in Lyon this Sunday. 250,000 people were present to see Merzouki and 11 other groups in the large parade of la Biennale de la Danse. Get close to this year’s theme “peace” in this […]

Kate Hudson Tells Ellen DeGeneres About Mom Goldie Hawn’s Unusual Birthing Gift

The “Almost Famous” star will never look at a magnolia the same way again. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

13 songs you had no idea were written by Prince

Prince died over two years ago, but his catalog of songs left an indelible mark on the music industry. While he was making albums of his own, Prince, a prolific songwriter and musician, also wrote and produced songs for other artists. And some of them […]

Noah Centineo Continues To Be America’s Boyfriend In Thirst Trap Photo Essay

A series called “Dear Love” by Sarah Bahbah features the smoldering “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” actor in bed. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Disney’s CEO says there shouldn’t be ‘two Marvels,’ suggesting the X-Men will be introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Disney CEO Bob Iger told The Hollywood Reporter that it “makes sense” for Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige to oversee the “X-Men” franchise after the Disney/Fox merger. Iger’s comments further suggest that X-Men characters will be introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. “There shouldn’t be […]

Jane Fonda Explains Why She Hates That She’s Had Plastic Surgery

The 80-year-old actress opens up in a new HBO documentary about her life. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

James Bond Movie To Be Directed By A Person Of Color For Only The Second Time Ever

“True Detective” and “Beasts of No Nation” director Cary Joji Fukunaga is set to take the helm of the 25th Bond movie. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Peter Dinklage Pulled The Creepiest Pranks On The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Crew

Tyrion Lannister would be proud. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Samantha Bee Issues Brutal Reminder About Rape To Brett Kavanaugh’s Defenders

The “Full Frontal” host used the medium of rhyme to break it down. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Middle East musicians send united message of peace in new musical collaboration

Middle Eastern musicians send message of peace with cross-regional collaboration. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Seth Meyers’ Takeaway From Trump’s ‘Super Weird’ North Carolina Visit Is Spot On

Finders keepers? read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The world comes to Siberia as Krasnoyarsk prepares for the Student Winter Games

“Follow us in Siberia” looks at the event local authorities hope will begin putting the Siberian city on the international map. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Ryan Reynolds Gives Fans An Explosive Sneak Peek Of Michael Bay’s New Flick

The “Deadpool” actor posted a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming action movie “6 Underground.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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