One of Jamie’s most heated confrontations went down against Dr.Naser Z. Alsharif, the Director of the Middle East Cultural and Educational Services, over the Muslim Brotherhood’s malicious gambit within the
PETA Foundation Deputy Director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement Brittany Peet has released a statement regarding Gov. Jerry Brown’s veto of a California bill that would have banned bullhooks:... The post PETA Statement re Gov. Brown’s Veto of Historic Elephant-Protection Bill appeared first on PETA.
The action adventure series MacGyver is on its way back to television without original star Richard Dean Anderson. The project is in the works at CBS, and Furious 7 director James Wan is attached as a producer. MacGyver originally aired on ABC between 1985 and 1992, but ABC didn’t actually produce or own the show.... Show More Summary
An emergency medical services director says 25 people were injured when a concrete canopy collapsed on a group of high school band students gathered for a competition in North Carolina. Dr. Howard Bell of Iredell Emergency Medical Services confirmed the total to reporters after the collapse Saturday...
US National Team Coach and Technical Director Jurgen Klinsmann has announced his 23-man roster for Saturday’s CONCACAF Cup game against Mexico, which will be played at the Rose Bowl in California. The winner qualifies for the Confederations Cup in 2016. “This roster is obviously full of experience,” said Klinsmann. “This […]
An emergency medical services director says 25 people were injured when a concrete canopy collapsed on a group of high school band students gathered for a competition in North Carolina.
A special project of the Sixth Moscow Biennale, Peripheral Visions is a solo exhibition of the internationally celebrated, Moscow-based artist Olga Chernysheva, curated by GRAD director Elena Sudakova. A leading figure in the artistic...Show More Summary
Guillermo del Toro promises to make Maisie Williams a Jaeger pilot if 'Pacific Rim 2' actually happens.
A sequel to Pacific Rim might be a long ways off, but it’s still on director Guillermo del Toro’s mind. And, he has a fantastic idea for who he wants behind the controls of a new Jaeger. Read more...
In one email included in the report, an assistant director of the agency writes of Chaffetz, "Some information that he might find embarrassing needs to get out." That director told the IG that he did not go further than making the suggestion and did not direct anyone to leak information about Chaffetz. Show More Summary
A film festival asked director and editor William Laboury to make an introductory video about himself. He made what he calls a “mashup self-portrait” – movie clips spliced together to speak on his behalf.
Pacific Rim 2 might be canceled indefinitely, but director Guillermo del Toro named Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams as an ideal casting choice via Twitter this week.
Nicolas Mansfield, director of Holland’s Reisopera, writes exclusively for Slipped Disc about a co-pro he was planning with Gotham Chamber Opera – a production that may never see light of day after Gotham’s sudden closure. I saw the news today, oh boy. Another opera house shuts down. And although such events are sadly not […]
"Newsweek" speaks with Women for Afghan Women's executive director, Manizha Naderi.
A host of new characters from Star Wars: The Force Awakens have been revealed by way of their action figures, and fans have now discovered a new alien that appears to be director J.J. Abrams’ heartfelt tribute to the Beastie Boys. Character names in the Star Wars universe have long run the gamut from impressively... Show More Summary
Director Ridley Scott's "The Martian" is landing with audiences, having taken in an estimated $18 million at the North American box office on Friday. The 20th Century Fox film is well on its way to an opening weekend that meets earlier projections of a debut between $45 million and $55 million....
Another old television show is being dusted off and given a new life: CBS announced that they’re rebooting MacGuyver with Furious 7 director James Wan slated to direct the pilot. Color us interested. Read more...
There's been a lot of Star Citizen drama this past week. A scathing report about the game and its developer was published and then followed by an equally scathing rebuttal by director Chris Roberts. In my mind, this is a natural result of the game's open development.Click To Continue Reading
Is the correct title for Iranian director Jafar Panahi’s latest film just Taxi, or Jafar Panahi’s Taxi? That ambiguity speaks to the movie’s beguiling, quietly revolutionary nature. On one level, this is a film about Panahi driving a taxi – which may not sound like much, but feels like an act of... More »
A portrait of the often controversial director becomes a feast of film fanaticism.