As part of a settlement, Stone agreed to buy newspaper ads and publish a statement on his Facebook and Instagram accounts apologizing to Guo Wengui for falsely claiming the Chinese businessman had been convicted of financial crimes and violated U.S. election law by making political donations to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. … [Read more...] about Roger Stone Arrested In Mueller Probe: White House Insists “Nothing To Do With” Donald Trump – UPDATE
The first single from Gigaton, “Dance of the Clairvoyants,” found the band exploring funkier and more experimental sonic territories, with Gossard saying the track exemplifies “the outer edge of something that we haven’t tried before, a new way of configuring our sort of collaborative talents.” But he went on to note that “Dance of the Clairvoyants” is just one of several flavors on the record. … [Read more...] about Stone Gossard Talks New Pearl Jam Album: ‘It Captures the Spirit of the Band’
Production on director Paul Feig's Ghostbusters reboot starts in Boston this week, with a cast that includes two comedy superstars (Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy) and two up and coming actresses (Saturday Night Live's Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon). Before that cast was finalized, though, there were a number of other contenders in the mix, one of whom was Emma Stone, with emails leaked from the Sony hack indicating that she "wanted in." During a new interview, the actress revealed why she ultimately turned down a role in the highly-anticipated female Ghostbusters reboot, and it had nothing to do with the quality of the script. … [Read more...] about Why Did Emma Stone Say No to Female Ghostbusters Reboot?
The band asked fans to send in clips of them lip-syncing to the song, which are featured here alongside videos of some of Haim’s more famous friends: Charli XCX, Childish Gambino, Clairo, Emma Stone, and Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig. The Haim sisters appear at the end with their parents. … [Read more...] about Haim Release ‘Hallelujah’ Thank-You Video With Charli XCX, Clairo
At the start of the interview, Dugan discussed her own sexual harassment allegation against Joel Katz, an entertainment lawyer who also served as the Academy’s general counsel. (Katz has denied the allegation). Dugan claims the incident happened before the start of her tenure, and that Katz made suggestive comments to her over the course of a dinner and tried to kiss her. “I felt like I was being tested in how much I would acquiesce,” she said. “And I realized that that was a power-setting move, just on the onset, as I was coming in to the committee.” … [Read more...] about Deborah Dugan Talks Grammys Scandal: ‘The System Should Be Transparent’