Teaser Trailer: HBO's Wizard Of Lies

The film stars Robert De Niro as businessman Bernard Madoff, who is currently serving a 150 years sentence in federal prison for the operation of a Ponzi scheme that is considered the largest financial fraud in U.S. history. Michelle Pfeiffer plays his wife Ruth Madoff.

The Wizard of Lies premieres this May on HBO.

Have you ever fallen victim to a Ponzi scheme, ONTD? If not, perhaps a Pyramid Scheme? Share your stories in the comments!

Note: Apparently, Madoff is running a racket on the inside where he's cornered the market on Swiss Miss packets from the commissary & is turning a profit. Once a schemer, always a schemer.


Shonda Rhimes next ABC drama project announced

ABC has ordered up a pilot for a Shondaland legal drama.

Rhimes and Betsy Beers will executive produce.
"Scandal" writer Paul William Davies will serve as showrunner.

“Set in the Southern District of New York (SDNY) Federal Court, aka ‘The Mother Court,’ this legal drama follows brand new lawyers working on opposite sides for both the defense and the prosecution as they handle the most high profile and high stakes cases in the country, all as their personal lives intersect.”


Steve Harvey 'Apologizes' for comments about Asian Men

Last week, Harvey could not believe anyone found Asian men attractive and was promptly taken to task all around the web.

Today, he took to the Notes app and then to Twitter to offer a lengthy apology;

Ed Sheeran Makes Billboard History

Newsflash, y'all: he ain't going anywhere. Sheeran is the first artist to ever debut two singles in the top 10 simultaneously (Shape of You is #1, Castle on the Hill is #6). If that wasn't enough, he broke two Spotify records, "First Day Streams" and "Best First Week." Together, the songs racked up 88 million streams combined in their first week.


Are the songs good? I haven't listened to either one of them

Russian Popstar (former Eurovision contestant) caught his gf cheating

Some background info:

-Alexey Vorobyov represented Russia in Eurovision Song Contest in 2011 with the song Get You (link)
-You probably don't remember him because he placed 16th in the final
-He is now a singer and an actor and he uses internationally the name Alex Sparrow
-He is also one of the rare good-looking russian men

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Sources: 1, 2, 3, his instagram, translations by me (b1 level at russian, c1 in english, please correct any mistakes)

Eurovision post? cheating post?

Former Apprentice contestant, Summer Zervos, is suing Donald Trump - with the help of Gloria Allred

- Summer Zervos came forward during the campaign and spoke about Trump sexually assaulting her.
- Zervos decided to sue Trump for defamation after he called sexual assault accusations against him phony.
- Zervos was on the Apprentice, because of this Allred says they will seek to subpoena the unseen Apprentice footage (which apparently has Trump using slurs and shit)
- The lawsuit asks Trump to either admit his “sexually inappropriate behavior” or fight them in court and explain himself.
- Both Zervos and Allred will be participating in the Women's March on Saturday, other accusers might join as well.


Shots Fired: Emma Watson Implies Belle Is A Better Role Model Than Cinderella

In the latest issue of Total Film, Emma Watson talks about why she turned down the role of Cinderella in the 2015 film starring Lily James and Cate Blanchett and directed by Kenneth Branagh.

"I didn't know they were going to make Beauty and the Beast at the time I turned down Cinderella, but when they offered me Belle, I just felt the character resonated with me so much more than Cinderella did. She remains curious, compassionate and open-minded. And that's the kind of woman I would want to embody as a role model, given the choice. There’s this kind of outsider quality that Belle had, and the fact she had this really empowering defiance of what was expected of her. In a strange way, she challenges the status quo of the place she lives in, and I found that really inspiring. She manages to keep her integrity and have a completely independent point of view. She’s not easily swayed by other people’s perspective—not swayed by fear-mongering or scapegoating."