It's with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Honor Blackman aged 94. She died peacefully of natural causes at her home in Lewes, Sussex, surrounded by her family, the family said in a statement to The Guardian. … [Read more...] about Goldfinger Actress Honor Blackman Passes Away At 94
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More than the domestic figures, it's the USA territory's numbers which have been solely impressive. But the grinning of ear to ear may not be extended for a longer time as the movie has made an impressive debut with premieres and the Day 1 of the flick has seen a huge drop. … [Read more...] about Kirrak Party Box Office Collections: Good Opening!
We all have to keep safe and protect those we love, and do what is right for the whole community (local, national, planetary) — and there is also a lot to be observed and learned. That’s part of our responsibility here. When we get to other side, whenever and however that may be, there is much we can and should change, using what we’ve learned. … [Read more...] about Social Distancing With Mike Scott of the Waterboys: Nail Polish, Kid’s Movies and New Music
Adam’s first “professional” theater gig was writing the music and running the sound booth for a sketch comedy show I was writing with John Leguizamo at 1st Avenue’s legendary downtown performance space, PS 122. I got more enjoyment listening to Adam and Steve Gold arguing in the two-foot by four-foot sound booth about sound effects or music that came too early or too late — due to the actors’ improvising — than I did from the show itself. I remember turning to look back at Adam in the booth, pissed due to a late cue, then seeing him in there, harried and scrambling. I just felt lucky, knowing the most talented person in the building was noodling Madonna’s “Vogue” on a synth and hitting buttons that made Speedy Gonzales’s “Arriba, arriba … Andale, andale!” echo through the building. … [Read more...] about The Unmistakable Genius of Adam Schlesinger
It’s worth noting Howard’s own recent tabloid history. First, the Australian-born executive and investigative journalist was named in Ronan Farrow’s New Yorker article detailing Harvey Weinstein’s attempts to silence accusations of sexual assault; the piece claimed that Howard, while working as a top editor at the National Enquirer, sent a reporter to uncover derogatory information about a woman who had accused Weinstein of rape, which Howard then passed on to the movie producer. (Howard said he was seeking that information as part of “due diligence before entering into a business relationship with Weinstein.”) That controversy was followed by reports that Howard himself had been accused of “sexually charged conduct” by former employees and coworkers. Howard told the AP the allegations were “baseless.” … [Read more...] about Natalie Wood: New Podcast Aims to Solve Mystery of Actress’s Death