One of the year’s biggest independent successes, The Big Sick opened Amazon Studios’ session at Deadline’s 7th annual The Contenders awards-season event at the DGA Theater. In front of a packed house of Academy and key guild voters, the film’s star and one of its true-life subjects, Kumail Nanjiani, joined his wife and co-writer Emily V. Show More Summary
Television doesn’t sleep. The sheer amount of content—455 scripted programs aired in the year 2016!—can prove overwhelming for even the most dedicated TV buffs. Television Academy voters make Emmy selections in August, and SAG-AFTRA members vote on SAG Awards in January, but their job requires tuning in all year long. Show More Summary
Start your holiday shopping out right with these six great tech deals in this Make Tech Easier Black Friday Roundup. The prices have been dropped on eLearnExcel + eLearnOffice, VPN Unlimited, GlassWire Pro, Linux Academy, Zoolz Cloud Storage, and a Complete Ethereum Blockchain Mastery Bundle. Show More Summary
They were young hoops shooters who paid more than $25,000 a year to attend what they thought was an elite basketball academy that would prep them for the NBA. What they got instead, per a deep dive at Fusion, was ripped off. It's a close look by Luke Cyphers...
Denzel Washington had a few questions as the latest guest on Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show. During his interview, the academy award-winning actor look slightly puzzled, yet amused, when confronted with Drake’s recent tattoo. The fresh ink was inspired by Washington’s character Bleak, in Spike Lee’s 1990 film, Mo’ Better Blues – in which he plays a trumpeter. […]
Have you ever wished for a hidden oasis where you can go to relax? Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Alice Bleton has created an amazing rooftop hideaway that provides stressed city dwellers with the ultimate place to disconnect. The Monade Capsule is built with an L-shaped cut-out that allows the pod to hang on the edge of any building.[...]
- Claude Wallace is the protagonist of the story - Claude graduated from the military academy with top grades - he serves as the Captain of Squad E of the 32nd Armored Ranger Batallion, 1st Battle Brigade, 101st Division, Edinburgh Army...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam The United States Air Force Academy men’s swimming and diving team has received class of 2022 commitments from three swimmers: Tory Bartlett and David Gray, Stingrays teammates from Powder Springs, Georgia, and Manassas, Virginia’s Corey Shepard. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Air Force Adds Three Commits: Tory Bartlett, David Gray, Corey Shepard
BOB MCMANUS: Wild Blue Yonder: A general’s overwrought response to a race hoax at the Air Force Academy was off-base. “It was a textbook social-justice-movement moment—judgment first, facts afterward—insofar as Silveria had no clue who had scrawled the slur, no apparent interest in finding out, and no hesitation in spreading responsibility for it as widely […]
An executive with HBO filed a lawsuit against the Television Academy and others stemming from an incident at the Emmy Awards. The Hollywood Reporter’s THR, Esq. reports that Nancy Lesser, the executive vice president of media and talent at HBO,...
Is an Academy Award nomination next? Just last week we learned that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is considering Jordan Peele’s Get Out for potential Golden Globes nominations (in the “Comedy” category… go figure), and today brings even more great news for the film, as it’s been honored with multiple Independent Spirit Awards nominations. Film […]
Sam Lavery chats to David Hinchliffe with a last minute drop in from Mark Garaway. There are chats about dealing with adversity as a coach, choosing bats and batsman-wicketkeepers. Remember to follow PitchVision Academy for free bonus...Show More Summary
By Sheryl Oh 26 animated films have been shortlisted to be nominated at the 2018 Oscars, but which will be short-changed? The article The Academy Has Finalized Submissions for the 2018 Best Animated Feature Nominations appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Motivated by a viral photograph showing a mother Indian elephant and her baby desperately trying to outrun flaming projectiles being thrown at them by a mob, Academy Award winner... The post Anjelica Huston Urges Indian Tourism Minister to Ban Cruel Elephant Rides appeared first on PETA.
This year may go down as a banner one for cinema focused on gay and bisexual men. Moonlight, the somber indie about a young black man's slow sexual awakening, won Best Picture at February’s Academy Awards—even if it took two tries to hand the prize to the correct party. Show More Summary
Dr. Yvonne Gilli, the head of Switzerland’s affiliate of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), recently spoke at the Vatican as part of the Pontifical Academy for Life’s end of life issues conference. LifeSiteNews reports that...Show More Summary
I hate that (some) stores are open on Turkey Day. Its just a grotesque example of consumerism run amuck, and not at all what the day is supposed to be about : Stores closing on Thanksgiving Day A.C. Moore Abt Electronics Academy Sports...Show More Summary
David Hinchliffe with Mark Garaway and Sam Lavery. The team discuss preventing injury with more bowling, county cricket trials and coaching sessions for 11 year old cricketers. Remember to follow PitchVision Academy for free bonus content. Listen...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Kelly Huffer of Scottsdale Aquatic Club and Chaparral High School in Phoenix, Arizona has committed to swim for the United States Naval Academy. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Scottsdale’s Kelly Huffer Sends Verbal Commitment to Navy
Emma Stannard as Ruggiero in Royal Academy Opera's Alcina (photo Robert Workman) Bampton Classical Opera's 2017 Young Singers Competition reached its finals last Sunday, 19 November 2017, at the Holywell Music Room in Oxford, when the winner was announced as being mezzo-soprano Emma Stannard, and with tenor Wagner Moreira as the runner up. Show More Summary