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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...

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...

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...

J Balvin Says ‘Mi Gente’ Is ‘Just the Beginning’ of the Latin Takeover, Talks Working With Beyonce

Backstage at the One Voice: Somos Live! event on Saturday, Billboard spoke with Latin singer J Balvin about his hit single “Mi Gente,” which he calls a “love song.” “It’s about no discrimination for my people,” he said. Balvin also mentioned how this is “just the beginning” of the Latin takeover, making a reference to the summer’s chart-topping hit “Despacito.” “[Mi Gente] got No. 1 globally without any feature but when Beyonce jumped on the remix makes it more special,” he explained. “It wasn’t strategy, it just happened.” Watch the full interview in the video above.

The Anthem Venue Is Washington D.C.’s New Monument to Rock

Longtime indy promoter Seth Hurwitz gives a tour of his epic 6,000-cap venue on the city’s Southwest Waterfront. What’s the distance between the stage and the highest seating section at the Anthem, Washington D.C.’s newest music venue? “About 36 years,” jokes Seth Hurwitz, the long-time indie promoter who was showing off his new $60 million, 6,000-capacity venue anchoring the recent $2 billion Wharf development on the city’s Southwest Waterfront.  Hurwitz has been promoting shows in D.C. for decades at his venues that include the 9:30 Club, the Lincoln Theater and Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. On Thursday (Oct. 12), he was leading a press tour of his dazzling new rock theater, which includes three floors of tiered viewing space, a massive g...

Rihanna Getting Barbados Street Named After Her

Westbury New Road located in St. Michael, where the singer grew up, will be renamed Rihanna Drive. With a laundry list of accomplishments tucked away in her stacked resume, Rihanna can finally say that she has a street named after her. According to the Nation News, Rihanna’s home of Barbados plans on honoring her with her own street named Rihanna Drive. “The Government of Barbados will on Independence Day, Thursday 30th November, 2017 officially change the name of Westbury New Road located in St. Michael to Rihanna Drive in honour of Barbadian superstar Ms. Robyn Rihanna Fenty who grew up in Westbury New Road,” the Ministry of Tourism announced in a statement.  Riri’s run in 2017 has been something to marvel at, as she helped catapult DJ Khaled‘s “Wild T...