Non-comedians proceed with more caution. "I never thought of myself as being on his show," says Anita Hill, who was interviewed for a piece about sexual harassment. "It was a risk for me. But John does not take himself too seriously; he doesn't feel like he has to be the only person who has something to say." Monica Lewinsky says her reaction to being asked to appear was initially "flattery" then "panic": "But my brother pointed out that while John will stitch up many people, he never stitches up his guests." For the piece about public shaming, Oliver admitted to his own guilt when it came to making puerile jokes about Lewinsky. "I think that was brave," she says. … [Read more...] about Watch Out, America: John Oliver Is Officially a U.S. Citizen Now
11:55 AM PT -- A source close to Fetty tells TMZ the rapper is awake and talking at the hospital and appears to be OK ... we're told doctors are running tests for any possible fractures. He was riding alone during the accident. … [Read more...] about Fetty Wap — Injured in Serious Motorcycle Accident
This will be the 24th installment in the hugely successful series based on author Ian Fleming's fictional Secret Service agent, which began with Sean Connery starring in Dr No in 1962. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind Spectre. The movie is slated to release in the UK on October 26, 2015, and in India on November 6, 2015. … [Read more...] about Spectre’s New Trailer: James Bond Is Getting Started!
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Rissenbeek is seen as a safe pair of hands for the management position and has close ties to the German industry, parts of which have been vocal in their criticism of Kosslick. Last year, 79 German directors, including Maren Ade (Toni Erdmann) and Fatih Akin (In the Fade), signed an open letter calling for a “new beginning” after the Kosslick era that can “renew and revive” the Berlinale. Critics have accused him of being tone deaf to new directions in international cinema and for allowing the festival to grow too large and unwieldy, with more than 400 films screening every year. … [Read more...] about Carlo Chatrian, Mariette Rissenbeek Named New Berlin Festival Bosses