December 27th, 2016

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Trailer for Tom Hardy's new BBC series Taboo



It is an eight part drama series created by Steven Knight (who also made Peaky Blinders) and produced by Ridley Scott, Knight and Hardy. Hardy and Knight had previously collaborated for the movie Locke and the series Peaky Blinders. It will be telecast in America on FX starting from the 10th of Jan. BBC will telecast it from the 7th of the same month.

Set in 1814, Tom plays the heir of a shipping empire who is taken for dead. He comes back to claim his legacy, avenge his father's death and avoid being hunted down by his dad's enemies. It also stars Jonathan Pryce, Oona Chaplin, David Hayman and Michael Kelly.

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Henry Cavill & Dwyane Johnson Tease a Superman/Black Adam Movie


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Merry Christmas a Happy New Year from Superman and Black Adam @therock . Today we drink like gentleman and come together as friends. We're excited for what the future brings.. #DangerousGentleman
#DCWorldsWillCollide
#Superman


- They both posted the same photo on their instagram on Christmas Day teasing a possible collaboration for their characters Superman and Black Adam.



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Badass extraordinaire Leah Remini challenges Church of Scientology to sue her over alleged lies.



in her larry king interview she also said that
- she was a fraud when she was a scientologist
- tom cruise thinks she's the devil
- u cant be poor and be a scientologist, ppl cash in their 401k, sacrifice their lives and those of their children

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episode 5 of "scientology and the aftermath" airs tonight @ 10/9c on a&e.

Carrie Fisher passes away at age 60



A spokesperson for Carrie Fisher's daughter Billie Lourd has released a statement saying that Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning. She had suffered a major heart attack on a flight earlier this week.

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Absolutely devastated by this. May the Force be with you Carrie, always.

Riz Ahmed: Save Lives with #10for10 for Syria




Riz Ahmed posted a video on his Twitter today encouraging people to help save lives in Syria by donating to the #10for10 campaign: Donate $10 and ask 10 of your other friends to also donate $10.

So far it's raised $18, 176.

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'Step Up' Actress Tricia McCauley Found Dead in Her Car, Police Suspect Foul Play



Tricia McCauley, 46, was found dead in her car in Washington, D.C., and police have reason to believe she may have been murdered.

She originally went missing on Christmas
, and it was reported to police after she didn't show up for dinner with her friends and family to celebrate the holiday.

The authorities found her car in front of a CVS; they were led to the scene by a tipster who recognized McCauley's vehicle and a suspect who was seen driving it on surveillance video. The man on the surveillance footage had allegedly robbed the CVS and assaulted store employees. He is currently in custody.

Police described McCauley as having “apparent trauma to her body.”

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Tiny files for divorce from T.I.



They've been reportedly having issues since a picture surfaced of Tiny and Floyd Mayweather at Mariah Carey's Halloween party last October (in which she tried to say it was just a picture but there was footage released of them talking and dancing together at the party).

Mayweather and TI have a standing beef over Tiny from a few years ago.
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Let's ruminate on the causation of the lamentable sundering of this sanctified interrelation.

[Spoiler (click to open)]Lol lbr she couldn't stop fucking around with Mayweather
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ONTD Original: 15 Albums that will be 10 years old in 2017




As the last few days of this year from hell go by, let's take a moment to recognize these iconic albums that will be turning 10 next year and reminisce about a time when the idea of Trump being the president was laughable.

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Jennifer Lawrence & Chris Pratt interview ends awkwardly after sex question






* one of the hosts (Australian radio KIIS FM ) asked them a question about weird places they've had sex
* "Airplane" Pratt said "hung from the ceiling by my feet, like a bat."
* "I don't really have anything, I like being safe. That's what really turns me on, feeling safe." told Lawrence being very confused
* one of the host thought that question was awakward
* Jennifer and Chris already left when the hosts returned and they didn’t even give “a proper goodbye”

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Where is the craziest place you've had sex,ONTD?
[GOT] Oberyn Martell

'Game of Thrones' Is Once Again the Most Pirated TV Show of the Year




* Game of Thrones is the most downloaded show of 2016 (350,000 per episode)
* ICYMI Game of Thrones S5 finale was downloaded more than 1.5 million times in the first 8 hours
* The Walking Dead in the second place, Westworld took third place
* rounding out the top ten are The Flash (4), Arrow (5), The Big Bang Theory (6), Vikings (7), Lucifer (8), Suits (9), and The Grand Tour (10)



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BAFTA-winning British actress Liz Smith dies, 95

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The legendary character actress, known primarily for iconic British TV sitcoms like The Vicar of Dibley, 2point4 Children, The Royle Family, and I Didn't Know You Cared, not to mention scene-stealing roles in Tim Burton's Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, A Private Function, Little Dorrit, Son Of The Pink Panther, and Curse Of The Were-Rabbit, died at the age of 95 at her assisted-living facility.

She began her career as an actor at the age of 50 and went on to perform in over 100 productions on the big and small screen. She won a Best Supporting Actress BAFTA in 1984 for playing Maggie Smith's organ-playing mother in A Private Function. She was awarded an MBE in 2009 for her services to drama.

That same year, she announced her retirement from acting after suffering a series of strokes, but continued to take parts sparingly right up until 2016. Nationally recognized in her native UK, Smith was 95.

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Janina Gavankar on joining Sleepy Hollow after controversial third season




-She was an avid watcher before joining the show

-She misses Abbie as well

-3rd show that she has joined in its 4th season
"It’s like, ‘Oh, we’ve got to fill a spot, who are we going to call? Call Janina.’ Its very strange.”

-She isn't an idiot, she knows about the backlash and understands but hopes that people don't hate her for joining the show as the new female lead but someone had to do the job so she took it since she is a fan of the show

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Should've just ended the show with S3.
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Watership Down's author Richard Adams died at 96



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• Richard Adams died at 96
• He was the author of "Watership Down"
• First created "Watership Down" as a bedtime story for his two daughters
• Six publishers rejected the manuscript, when it was published in 1972 it became a classic in modern literature

“My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today.”
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Harrison Ford mourns death of funny, emotionally fearless costar Carrie Fisher




“Carrie was one-of-a-kind…brilliant, original,” he said. “Funny and emotionally fearless.  She lived her life, bravely…My thoughts are with her daughter Billie, her mother Debbie, her brother Todd, and her many friends. We will all miss her.”


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Gabrielle Union and BET Settle Being Mary Jane Lawsuit



  • In October, Union and her lawyers filed against BET for not allowing a break in-between the fourth and fifth season of Being Mary Jane, thus saving them money by running the seasons back-to-back. The accommodation of the season break was for Union's movie career.

  • Union sought at least 3 million in general damage and a declaration that BET could not order more than 13 episodes per season.

  • The new season begins January 2017

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I don't watch the show but get money, Gabby!

10 Books to Read If You Love True Crime

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Devil in the White City by Erik Larson



About: Author Erik Larson imbues the incredible events surrounding the 1893 Chicago World's Fair with such drama that readers may find themselves checking the book's categorization to be sure that 'The Devil in the White City' is not, in fact, a highly imaginative novel. Larson tells the stories of two men: Daniel H. Burnham, the architect responsible for the fair's construction, and H.H. Holmes, a serial killer masquerading as a charming doctor.

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True Crime post??