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Does ‘Girl Code’ Exist In The World Of ‘The Bachelorette’?

Leave Tia alone, trolls! read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Controversial Writer Kurt Metzger Is Hired On New Sacha Baron Cohen Series

The “Who Is America?” comedy writer went on a disturbing rant in 2016 against women who say they were raped. He never deleted his comments. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Netflix’s 1 million subscriber miss is exactly why it’s time for the company to stop hiding a critical part of its business (NFLX)

Netflix’s management had few explanations for why it added far fewer subscribers than expected in the second quarter. The shortfall could have been caused by short-term factors, but it could also indicate that Netflix’s business, particularly in the US, is maturing. The company’s investors, who […]

Netflix has spent over $30 billion on content since 2014 — over a third of it in the last year alone (NFLX)

Netflix investors were less than pleased with the streaming platform’s subscriber growth — the company’s stock-driving metric, given its subscriber-based business model — when it released its Q2 earnings results on Monday. In the three months ending June 30, Netflix said it added 5.15 million […]

‘Rugrats’ Is Getting A Reboot

Opinions are mixed about the new season and live-action movie. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Meryl Streep And Cher Kissed At The Mamma Mia 2 Premiere, And Now It’s A Meme

We were all given a gift at the “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” premiere in London. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Kylie Jenner And Travis Scott Appear Madly In Love In Photo Shoot For GQ Cover

The sexy shoot features the lip kit scion and the rapper in a Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg-inspired photo series. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The CW’s ‘Batwoman’ TV series would star the first openly gay superhero to headline a show or movie

The CW is developing a “Batwoman” TV series. The show would star the first openly gay superhero to headline a live-action show or movie. If picked up to series, the show would premiere in 2019. Batwoman will make her debut later this year in a […]

Annabelle Neilson, Socialite And Star Of Bravo’s ‘Ladies Of London,’ Dead At 49

The model and muse of Alexander McQueen was found dead on Thursday. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Armie Hammer Says Fans Keep Wanting Him To Autograph Peaches

The “Call Me By Your Name” star talked about his Broadway debut and Donald Trump with Stephen Colbert. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

NETFLIX’S BIGGEST BEAR: ‘They’re in a vicious spiral to the bottom in content spend’ (NFLX)

Netflix‘s disappointing second-quarter earnings results aren’t deterring Wall Street analysts from raising their price targets. WedBush’s Michael Pachter, the biggest Netflix bear on Wall Street, isn’t surprised by the results. The amount of good content on Netflix simply isn’t enough to turn the streaming giant’s […]

Generation Wealth: new documentary showcases corruption of American dream

Made using over half a million images documenting the eccentricities of the world’s wealthiest inhabitants, filmmaker Lauren Greenfield spent a quarter of a century photographing rich families detached from the world. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Chance the Rapper says he’s releasing a new album this week

Chance the Rapper told The Chicago Tribune that he’s releasing a new album this week. He said it will drop “just in time” for the Special Olympics on Saturday. His last album, 2016’s “Coloring Book,” became the first streaming-only album to win a Grammy Award […]

‘Skyscraper’ Director Defends That Crazy Jump Scene: ‘How Dare You Question The Rock’

According to Rawson Marshall Thurber, Dwayne Johnson can do anything. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Critics love ‘Mamma Mia 2,’ but trashed the original when it came out 10 years ago

Despite a painfully self-aware title, Greece in green screen, and very little Meryl Streep, critics love “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.” 2008’s “Mamma Mia!,” based on the 1999 musical of the same name, is a musical comedy featuring music from ABBA. The movie, starring […]

Cher Will Bless The World With An ABBA Cover Album

The “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” star will be a “different” kind of dancing queen, however. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The 100 best drama movies of all time, according to critics

As a cinematic genre, “drama” has taken many forms over the decades. The Rotten Tomatoes’ list we compiled here from the site’s most critically heralded drama movies includes all acclaimed films that feature a “drama” tag. This resulted in a list that spans classic drama […]

Trump Didn’t Walk Away From Summit With Nothing, Jimmy Fallon Says

“Trump says the negotiations went great.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Madonna’s New Photo With All Her Kids Will Open Your Heart

“Tree of life,” the pop superstar captioned the picture. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Director Eli Roth And Wife Split ‘So We Don’t F**king Kill Each Other’

The “Hostel” filmmaker and actress Lorenza Izzo married in 2014. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Comcast and Fox are in a heated to battle to snatch up Sky — here’s why they both see the UK satellite company as vital to their futures

US entertainment giant Comcast increased its bid for European broadcaster Sky last week, stymieing Rupert Murdoch’s takeover attempt for the company. Comcast’s newest offer came in at £14.75 a share, valuing Sky at £26 billion ($34 billion), up from its previous offer of £22 billion. […]

Seth Meyers: Trump Just Delivered One Of The Most Surreal Performances In Modern History

“However low your expectations were, Trump managed to go lower.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Stephen Colbert Wants To Know What Putin Has On Trump

The host of “The Late Show” also shares what it was like to be under surveillance when he visited Moscow. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Trevor Noah Proclaims Monday A Very Good Day For Putin

If the U.S. hadn’t held an election, none of this would be a problem. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘Stranger Things 3’ Teaser Reveals New Character, Setting And Possible Release Date

Get the scoop on Steve’s new job as well. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

This self-taught 23-year-old programmer turned his love of video games into a booming business that made him enough to support his mom and brother

23-year-old Alex Binello is the co-creator and proprietor of “MeepCity,” a hit free-to-play game with 15 million monthly active players. “MeepCity” is the biggest game on Roblox, a game platform with 64 million users that’s especially popular with kids. Binello, an entirely self-taught programmer, makes […]

Netflix’s crashes 13% after it misses expectations on revenue and subscriber additions (NFLX)

Netflix’s stock got hammered in afterhours trading ater reporting that it added far fewer subcribers in the second quarter than Wall Street was expecting. Here’s what the company reported and how its results compared with Wall Street’s average expecations and its year-ago results: Revenue: $3.91 […]

Blake Shelton Falls On Stage, Says ‘Yes I Had Been Drinking. A Lot.’

He asked fans for video of the “10 second giant s**t fall.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Felicity Jones Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg In New Trailer For ‘On The Basis Of Sex’

The biographical film hits theaters this December. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Here’s our first look at some of the new emoji coming to iPhones later this year (AAPL)

It’s almost that time of year again: new emoji are on the horizon for iPhone users. We’ve had a general idea of what the new emoji would look like since February — that’s when Unicode, the consortium responsible for choosing the new emojis across all […]

Shiri Appleby On The Surprise Fourth And Final Season Of ‘UnREAL’

The show’s star spoke to HuffPost about reality TV, the Me Too movement and saying goodbye to the show. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Everything I loved and hated about the $120 Fire TV Cube, Amazon’s ambitious vision for the future of TV (AMZN)

As much as technology simplifies our lives, it can simultaneously introduce plenty of unique complications. Our smart TVs are separate from our smart speakers, which are separate from our smartphones. We have multiple TV streaming accounts and multiple music streaming accounts, and no easy way […]

Paris Hilton Says She’s ‘Obviously’ Self-Made, Just Like Kylie Jenner

The Hilton Hotels heiress doesn’t seem to think her famous name had anything to do with her success. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

EU-Japan EPA: what will it mean for companies and consumers?

An historic economic partnership agreement between the EU and Japan is being signed in Tokyo this week, heralding a new era in trade relations. But what will it mean for companies and consumers? read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Kim Kardashian Defends Kylie Jenner’s ‘Youngest Self-Made Billionaire’ Label

“We are all ‘self-made,’” Kim said in response to the backlash. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

3 great Emmy-nominated TV shows to watch on Netflix this week

Need a new show to binge-watch while you enjoy your air conditioning? We know what it’s like to spend more time figuring out what to watch than actually watching something, so we decided to make things easier. Every week, we gather a list of three […]

The director of ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ says the shocking end-credit scene was influenced by secret details about the ‘Infinity War’ sequel

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” director Peyton Reed explained how they decided on the shocking end-credit scene. He said one thing that helped was that he knew key things that will happen in the “Infinity War” sequel. Warning: Spoilers ahead if you haven’t seen “Ant-Man at […]

John Oliver Releases Amazing Unused Graphics Created By His Staff

Fans demanded to see makeup applied to a fish, and the “Last Week Tonight” host obliged. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Hollywood stars are praising Sacha Baron Cohen’s shocking new show ‘Who Is America?’ as ‘essential’ and ‘mind-blowing’

Sacha Baron Cohen may have duped and angered a handful of politicians for his new Showtime series “Who Is America?,” but Hollywood celebrities are loving it. Everyone from Jimmy Kimmel to Jordan Peele to Russell Crowe have applauded the show. Sacha Baron Cohen has duped […]

Bruce Willis Defiantly Declares ‘Die Hard’ Not A Christmas Movie

“It’s a godda**ed Bruce Willis movie!” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

See Olivia Colman As Queen Elizabeth In ‘The Crown’

Here’s a first look at Colman’s role in the new season, with her replacing the Emmy-nominated Claire Foy. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Meghan Markle’s Dad Says Her ‘Pained Smile’ Means She’s Terrified

Thomas Markle said the Duchess of Sussex is under too much pressure as a royal family member. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Kathy Griffin Mourns For Her Dog And Her Tweets Will Break Your Heart

Pom Pom was often seen on Griffin’s reality TV show “My Life on the D-List.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘Hotel Transylvania 3’ Checks In At No. 1 At The Weekend Box Office

Sony’s animated feature topped the domestic box office charts with $44 million while Dwayne Johnson’s “Skyscraper” washed up with a paltry $25.5 million. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Sacha Baron Cohen Fools Republicans Into Filming Ad About Arming Toddlers

The U.K. comedian plays a character who developed a training program for toddlers to use guns. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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