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Russian actor and director will launch with cosmonaut to film first movie made in space

[ad_1] Veteran Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, actor Yulia Peresild and film producer Klim Shipenko will travel to the International Space Station on Tuesday. Peresild and Shipenko will be filming segments for the movie "Challenge" -- the first feature film set in space. The movie will tell the story of a surgeon who has to operate on a sick cosmonaut in space because his medical condition prevents him from returning to
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IATSE strike: Members of TV and film workers union authorize strike

[ad_1] The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees union president Matthew Loeb announced the results on Monday. "The members have spoken loud and clear," said Loeb. "This vote is about the quality of life as well as the health and safety of those who work in the film and television industry. Our people have basic human needs like time for meal breaks, adequate sleep, and a weekend. For those at
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Harry Styles reveals NSFW meaning of ‘Watermelon Sugar’

[ad_1] If you have ever wondered what Harry Styles was singing about in his hit "Watermelon Sugar," wonder no more.According to a YouTube video posted from the singer's concert Friday in Nashville, Styles has finally revealed the real meaning of the lyrical reference.First he teased the info."It doesn't really matter what it's about," he told the crowd.He then put it out there."It's about...the sweetness of life," Styles said. "It's also
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Netflix establishes $5.4 million Chadwick Boseman scholarship at Howard University

[ad_1] The full scholarship will cover four years of tuition at Howard's College of Fine Arts, which was renamed after Boseman earlier this year. Boseman attended the school studying directing and earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in 2000.This semester, one scholarship will be awarded to each class year. After that, one incoming freshman will receive the scholarship annually. Students in the dramatic arts will be considered first."It is
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Dave Chappelle debuts trailer for new comedy special

[ad_1] (CNN)This is not a drill.Dave Chappelle is dropping another comedy special on Netflix.The trailer for "Dave Chappelle: The Closer" debuted Monday and features Chappelle and a voice over by Morgan Freeman.Or is it?Earlier this year, the comic and the streaming giant reached an agreement over streaming rights to "Chappelle's Show." Read MoreChappelle's latest special premieres Tuesday. [ad_2] Source link
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William Shatner, 90, is headed to space on a Blue Origin rocket

[ad_1] Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin announced Monday actor William Shatner, 90, will be on the next Blue Origin flight alongside Audrey Powers, Blue Origin's vice president of mission and flight operations, Chris Boshuizen and Glen de Vries."I've heard about space for a long time now," Shatner said in a press release. "I'm taking the opportunity to see it for myself. What a miracle."And it has been a long time coming.
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Ben Affleck and George Clooney discuss whether they’ll ever act together

[ad_1] The two appeared on the red carpet at the Los Angeles premiere of "The Tender Bar," which Clooney directed and Affleck stars in.Affleck talked to Entertainment Tonight, saying of Clooney, "We had great experience working together previously, he produced 'Argo' [with me]. He just has so much experience doing his thing, doing this job, and it's like, such a gift. Because it cuts through all the noise and gets
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Billie Eilish will be youngest solo Glastonbury headliner

[ad_1] The singer, who turns 20 in December, has been announced as the headliner for next year's Glastonbury Festival.According to the festival's verified Twitter account, she will be "the youngest ever solo headliner.""We are very excited to confirm that @billieeilish will headline the Pyramid Stage on the Friday night at Glastonbury 2022, to become the Festival's youngest ever solo headliner," the tweet reads. "This will be her first UK festival
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Jamie Lee Curtis and Kyle Richards reunite for ‘Halloween’

[ad_1] The "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star and the actress appeared in a behind-the-scenes video from the upcoming sequel "Halloween Kills."Richards asked, "Jamie, can I say something? 40 years ago? I carried you?" Curtis invited Richards, sitting in a chair, to jump into her arms. She then carried Richards around to the delight of the crew. In the new horror flick, Curtis reprises her role as Laurie Strode and
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‘Billions’ season 6 trailer has dropped — without Damian Lewis

[ad_1] Emmy award-winning actor Damian Lewis ended his five-season run in the season finale "No Direction Home" on Sunday night, with his character, hedge fund wizard Bobby "Axe" Axelrod, leaving New York for good to escape his legal woes.On the heels of the finale episode airing, Showtime announced that the show's sixth season will premiere on Sunday, January 23.Lewis, 50, had played billionaire financier Axelrod on the Showtime series since