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Author: 0 Ryan Reynolds Cast As Detective Pikachu

The story is about a teenager who teams up with Pikachu in order to find his kidnapped father. As fans of the franchise will recall, Pikachu was protagonist Ash's best bud, accompanying the trainer on his adventures as he fought to catch 'em all.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lawrence Could Have Been the Next Joanna Gaines
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence Could Have Been the Next Joanna Gaines

Lawrence said, " Red Sparrow was sexual, and I haven't done anything sexy or sexual". The 27-year-old actress was honored with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at The Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Entertainment breakfast in Los Angeles on Wednesday, where she gave a powerful speech about embracing strong female voices, and using her platform to create change.

Author: 0 Jordan Peele-produced 'Twilight Zone' reboot confirmed

Details on the project are slim at this time, but CBS states that it has tapped Jordan Peele , Simon Kinberg , and Marco Ramirez as executive producers for the show . Created by Rod Sterling , the original show premiered on CBS in 1959, telling a series of moralistic, self-contained science fiction, fantasy, and horror stories each week.

Life&Culture Celebrities React to Los Angeles Wildfires
Author: 0 Celebrities React to Los Angeles Wildfires

Officials also issued a full closure of the 405 Freeway . This map, published by the Daily News , shows where the fire is burning right now-and how close it is to landmarks such as the Getty Center and the Skirball Cultural Center. The blaze was accompanied by Santa Ana winds of 25 miles per hour. Misraje, who lives in the hills herself off Mulholland Drive , was staying put and telling her members and any clients to listen to authorities, stay in their homes if their area was not ...

Life&Culture Creek Fire: 210 Freeway reopens as firefight continues
Author: 0 Creek Fire: 210 Freeway reopens as firefight continues

Paul Getty Museum appeared to be safe for the time being. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was working to evacuate residents near the area of Lopez Canyon and Kagel Canyon, according to LA County Fire . Residents for the area east of the 405, Mulholland to the North, Sunset to the South and Rosomare to the East were warned to prepare for an evacuation.

Life&Culture Lubaina Himid, first black artist to win the Turner Prize
Author: 0 Lubaina Himid, first black artist to win the Turner Prize

The Preston, England-based artist was awarded the 25,000-pound ($34,000) prize at a ceremony in the English city of Hull. The victor is Lubaina Himid , an artist, and art teacher born in Zanzibar, Tanzania, 63 years ago, whose colorful paintings stand out for treating racism and the legacies of slavery.

Life&Culture YouTube's top videos of 2017 include Ed Sheeran and masked singers
Author: 0 YouTube's top videos of 2017 include Ed Sheeran and masked singers

Spokeswoman Michelle Slavich said Tuesday that some have already been hired, and the team will be a combination of employees and contractors. She said the company has developed "computer learning" technology that highlights extremist videos and will deploy the same for tracking videos that risk children's safety and promulgate hate speech.

Life&Culture Dead & Company Postpones Florida Shows
Author: 0 Dead & Company Postpones Florida Shows

John Mayer is reportedly recovering from the emergency appendectomy and according to Dead & Company's social media update "is in good spirits". Fellow guitarist Bob Weir bid Mayer a speedy recovery via Twitter. Likewise, drummer Mickey Hart wished Mayer well. Dead & Company has been around since 2015. All tickets will be honored at the rescheduled dates, the info of which should be released in the coming weeks.

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian Announces Beauty Competition Show 'Glam Masters'
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Announces Beauty Competition Show 'Glam Masters'

Laverne Cox has been tapped as the makeup competition series' host and judge. Each episode will feature four beauty bloggers facing off in challenges to see who has what it takes. Pam Healey, John Hesling, Dan Peirson and Colleen Sands executive produce for Shed Media, while David Hillman and Kim Chessler executive produce for Lifetime .

Life&Culture Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Daisy Ridley Talks About Rey's Flaws
Author: 0 Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Daisy Ridley Talks About Rey's Flaws

The first of his new trilogy is expected in 2021... Samuel L. Jackson, who played the revered Jedi Master and member of the Jedi High Council, Mace Windu, sported a purple lightsaber in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones. But as an actor, and for me, I'm very open to those possibly storylines and I don't think it needs to be nailed down in any kind of traditional way. What it means to me is that people can see themselves in a hero like this, in a movie like this.

Life&Culture Okorocha reacts to creation of Ministry of Happiness
Author: 0 Okorocha reacts to creation of Ministry of Happiness

The governor of Nigeria's south-eastern Imo state, Rochas Okorocha , has caused controversy with the appointment of his sister to the post of commissioner for happiness. The statement issued by his chief press secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo , Okorocha also justified the essence of the new ministry, its objective and the choice of his sister to head it.

Life&Culture Tracee Ellis Ross Has Advice for Hollywood's 'Handsy Men' on Kimmel
Author: 0 Tracee Ellis Ross Has Advice for Hollywood's 'Handsy Men' on Kimmel

Ross began with a powerful declaration, calling harassment "a systemic problem" that "has enabled a culture of inequity to persist for far too long". The black-ish star shared a video clip of a news report about how companies can handle holiday parties in the wake of so many prominent sexual harassment stories.

Life&Culture Margot Robbie refused to help her mother grapple a snake
Author: 0 Margot Robbie refused to help her mother grapple a snake

Robbie, 27, sparkled in silver and thanks to open-toe heels, towered over 47-year-old Harding, who was clad in a black gown with orange shoulder straps. Harding avoided jail time but pleaded guilty to hindering the prosecution. She was a reality T.V. star before such a thing even existed. This handsome actor, from NY, previously featured in several television shows, such as Law and Order and Gossip Girl, and also starred in the Captain America Franchise, Riki and the Flash, The Martian and ...

Author: 0 'Real Housewives' star Shannon Beador files for divorce from husband David

Shannon and David Beador are moving full steam ahead in their divorce . Shannon also estimates she has $13,400 in "checking, savings...or other deposit accounts" to which she has access. I think Shannon did everything she could to keep her family together; however it was clear that David had a wandering eye and was checked out of their marriage.

Life&Culture Reggie Yates stands down from 'TOTP' after podcast comments
Author: 0 Reggie Yates stands down from 'TOTP' after podcast comments

British TV and radio presenter, Reggie Yates , is set to "step down" from his presenting role on the Top of the Pops Christmas special, following "ill considered remarks" made during a podcast interview. The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism (CAA), a United Kingdom based anti-Semitism watchdog, said that " this resignation is a major improvement on his previous apology for what he termed a "flippant comment" which "could have been interpreted" as being offensive".

Life&Culture Richard Armitage to play Wolverine in Marvel's first scripted podcast
Author: 0 Richard Armitage to play Wolverine in Marvel's first scripted podcast

Their main suspect? Logan (Armitage) aka Wolverine , of course. Erik Diehn, CEO of Midroll Media, Stitcher's parent company, let Mashable know how excited he was to be working with Marvel to create something unique for Logan's story: "They make every translation of their rich universe of characters into new media fresh and interesting while still retaining the feel and spirit of the original comics, and, as a Marvel fan, I'm proud that we've helped them do it again in ...

Author: 0 Usual suspect was Spacey for misbehaviour, claims Byrne

In an interview with The Sunday Times , Byrne said, "I did not know honestly then the extent of his violence". It was only years later that we began to understand that [filming] was closed... Byrne explained that he did not realise the "depth" of Spacey's behaviour until after filming wrapped on The Usual Suspects 22 years ago. Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos himself shared that the next season will be the show's last while also revealing that it will be majorly focusing on ...

Author: 0 Cinemark Joins Others in Movie Membership Offering

It's another reflection of how the concepts of association membership are slowly but surely going mainstream. Cinemark Theaters is the 3rd largest theater chain in the United States and now wants to take on Movie Pass with their own $8.99 a month service.