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Harvey Weinstein tried to get Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai alone

A Hollywood executive who represented Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan internationally in the 2000s has alleged that Harvey Weinstein, had once asked her after a meeting, “What do I have to do to get her alone?”“Kiss my black a**,” is what Simone Sheffield, said to Weinstein, she told Hindustan Times, recounting the exchange from a meeting that took place in Weinstein’s office in New York City. Sheffield had made it her mission to not let anyone so much as touch Bachchan — she was to be “untouchable”— and had told everyone who would come in contact with the Bollywood actor that she should not be hugged. “She was to be special, not your smiling girl,” she said. In Sheffield’s telling, she and Bachchan were leaving, with the star several steps ahead, when Weinstein cornered her and aske...

‘Black Power’ Olympian Says Colin Kaepernick’s Done in the NFL, But He’s Beyond That Now

Olympian John Carlos Kaep Won’t Play in the NFL Again But He’s Beyond That Now 10/16/2017 2:58 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE One of the Olympians who iconically raised his fist at the 1968 games says Colin Kaepernick will not play in the NFL again, but adds … it won’t impact his legacy. John Carlos — who, along with Tommie Smith, made the most memorable Olympic demonstration — says Kaep’s now waded into social justice territory … not only by kneeling, but by filing his grievance against the NFL for collusion. John says it’s likely Colin put the last nail in the coffin of his NFL career by attacking the league so directly. Not that there’s anything wrong with that — according to John, Kaepernick now has a duty to right the wrongs he feels...

‘Trailer Park Boys’ Jim Lahey Actor John F. Dunsworth Dead at 71

‘Trailer Park Boys’ Jim Lahey Dead at 71 10/16/2017 3:32 PM PDT Breaking News “Trailer Park Boys” actor John F. Dunsworth — who played Jim Lahey on the show — has died. Dunsworth’s daughter told a Canadian outlet her father died after a brief and unexpected illness. John was a part of the show’s original cast, and played a former cop-turned-security supervisor at Sunnyvale Trailer Park.  He broke into show biz as a casting director in the late ’80s before making it big on the Canadian comedy. “Trailer Park Boys” has been on air for 11 seasons. Dunsworth was 71. R.I.P. [embedded content]

Gregg Popovich: Donald Trump is a ‘Soulless Coward’

Gregg Popovich Donald Trump’s a ‘Soulless Coward’ & ‘Pathological Liar’ 10/16/2017 4:05 PM PDT Breaking News Gregg Popovich is absolutely fed up with President Trump … calling POTUS a “pathological liar” and “soulless coward” for comments he made while talking about the deadly ambush in Niger. Here’s the deal … Trump has been criticized for not publicly addressing the 4 U.S. soldiers who were killed in an ambush in Niger on October 4. Today, POTUS defended himself while calling out former presidents … claiming he is more caring with families of fallen soldiers. Popovich — whose never held back when it comes to Trump — RIPPED into 45 in a conversation with The Nation about his swipe at Barack Obama...

Shania Twain to Guest Judge on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Shania Twain is heading to Dancing With the Stars. The country star will appear as a guest judge and also perform her song “Soldier” during its upcoming ‘Movie Night,’ according to People. Now, which features “Soldier,” is Twain’s first full-length album in 15 years and recently debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and the Top Country Albums charts. The remaining contestants on the dancing competition show will pay tribute to memorable movie dance moments in the episode of DWTS that she’ll be on. Dancing With the Stars airs on ABC on Mondays at 8 p.m. ET.

Jessie Ware Shares New Song ‘Sam,’ Co-Written With Ed Sheeran

Jessie Ware has shared another preview of her upcoming album Glasshouse, due out Friday. The singer released the personal track “Sam,” written about her husband, Sam Burrows, and motherhood. “And I hope I’m as brave as my mother/ Wondering what kind of mother will I be?/ I hope she knows that I found a man far from my father/ Sam, my baby, and me,” Ware sings on the track, which she recorded when she was eight-and-a-half months pregnant. “I found it quite hard to record when I was pregnant because I think by the time I recorded ‘Sam,’ my belly was lower so I had more space in my diaphragm,” she previously told Billboard. “I’m always worried about my voice because I think my voice is quite fragile.” “Sam” was co-p...

Cher Joins Meryl Streep, Colin Firth in ‘Mamma Mia!’ Sequel

The role marks the pop icon’s first movie appearance since 2010’s ‘Burlesque,’ in which she co-starred with Christina Aguilera. Cher is heading back to the big-screen for the first time in seven years. The singer-actress has joined the cast of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, the all-star sequel to the global musical hit. Cher’s character details are being kept under wraps. She teased out the news over the weekend with several tweets. — pic.twitter.com/CMqHKnLeAO — Cher (@cher) October 15, 2017 Here We Go Again reunites Meryl Streep, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski, Amanda Seyfried, Dominic Cooper, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard and Colin Firth. The movie also has younger versions of the characters portrayed by the veterans, played by: Lily James, Alexa Davies, Jes...

Harvey Weinstein Could Be Silenced and Booted from TWC Board Meeting

Harvey Weinstein Could Be Silenced and Booted From TWC Board Meeting 10/16/2017 3:53 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE Harvey Weinstein could be cut off at the knees at Tuesday’s Board of Directors meeting, because there are signs the Board might fire him … which we’re told would guarantee litigation. Harvey, who is still a member of the Board despite being fired from The Weinstein Co., plans to participate in Tuesday’s meeting via speakerphone — he’s currently in Arizona for rehab. As we reported, Weinstein and his lawyer, Patty Glaser, plan to challenge his firing, claiming there was no basis to remove him from the company based on his Oct. 2015 employment contract. A source from TWC tells TMZ, “Harvey’s role in the meeting will be very limited.” We k...

Donald Trump takes a swipe at Hillary Clinton,says he hopes she runs in 2020

Donald Trump is already anticipating Hillary Clinton as his major opponent in 2020.

Why I prefer older men – Actress Moesha Boudong

Curvy Ghanaian Actress, Moesha Boudong has revealed why she prefers to date old men. She said“I like dating people who are 10 years older or 5 years older than me, I just think grown-ups treat you better, I’ve never been lucky with young guys, … they like girls too much so I prefer older men because they are more matured and teach you a lot of things..’’. On the financial status of any man she dates “I don’t want an extra rich person in terms of money but someone who can take care of me and support me, I work but I still need someone to take care of me…’’

Producers Guild Starts Process to Expel Harvey Weinstein

The producer has an opportunity to respond before a final decision is made on Nov. 6. In an unprecedented move, the Producers Guild of America has voted unanimously to institute termination proceedings for Harvey Weinstein on disciplinary grounds. The PGA’s National Board of Directors and Officers said Monday that Weinstein has an opportunity to respond before a final decision is made on Nov. 6. The decision to move forward with the expulsion process was decided on by a group comprised of 20 women and 18 men. It comes just two days after the 65-year-old Oscar winner had his membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revoked. An email sent to Weinstein’s representative Sallie Hofmeister was not immediately returned. The guild, which has over 5,000 members and represents t...