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  • Adu Sugar Restaurant in Bangsar: Where the menu is as eclectic as its decor... and it's a good thing! 22 Sep 2019 03:48 Malay Mail Chef Adu Amran is the creative force behind Adu Sugar Restaurant in Bangsar – Pictures by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 22 -- In a dining scene peppered with cookie-cutter restaurants, it is refreshing to unearth one that stands out both in its food... …
  • Viacom buys exclusive cable rights to "Seinfeld" from Sony 22 Sep 2019 02:32 Reuters Sept 22 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc said on Saturday it has bought the exclusive cable rights to classic television sitcom “Seinfeld” from Sony Pictures Television, days after Netflix Inc landed the global streaming rights for the show. “Beginning in October …
  • How to watch the 2019 Emmy Awards 22 Sep 2019 00:05 CBS News September 21, 2019 / 7:31 PM / CBS News The 71st Emmy Awards are finally here. On Sunday, stars of streaming and television will converge at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to celebrate that medium that brought us "Chernobyl" and …
  • ‘The Vast of Night’ Delivers a Slow Burn That Is Both Dazzling and Uniquely Distressful [Fantastic Fest 2019] 21 Sep 2019 22:46 /FILM Certain decades have their own tangible fears. The 1950s possessed a culture of fear that has been explored repeatedly throughout the horror and sci-fi genres. Cold war fears were heavily centered around an aversion to the other, technology, nuclear war, …
  • All things performing arts these school holidays 21 Sep 2019 22:28 Sunday Times Strap yourself in for a wild ride filled with laughter, fun and wonder at one of the many live shows crafted for you these school holidays in New South Wales. BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Based on the hit 2000 film, Billy Elliot The Musical will open on …
  • Montreal one of 13 cities in the world with Bat-Signal for Batman Day 21 Sep 2019 18:18 CTV News Jeremiah Rodriguez, CTVNews.ca Staff Published Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:46PM EDT TORONTO -- Holy scattered Bat-Signals, Batman! The classic black-and-yellow symbol for the Caped Crusader will light up the skies in 13 cities across the globe on …
  • LG Z9 88-inch 8K HDR OLED TV review: The future of television - Digital Trends 21 Sep 2019 16:54 Google LG Z9 88-inch 8K HDR OLED TV review: The future of television “The LG Z9 is the most beautiful TV we've ever seen” Superb picture quality Excellent upscaling to 8K Full HDR support Low input lag There’s no 8K content to watch. Let’s just get that out …
  • Lost episodes ranked from worst to best, 15 years on 21 Sep 2019 16:53 Independent Fifteen years ago – on 22 September, 2004 – Lost was first broadcast in the US. During its first season, the drama, following survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 after they crash on a mysterious island somewhere in the South Pacific, became one of the most- …
  • ‘Letters From Hollywood’ opens mail from Humphrey Bogart, Joan Crawford and more 21 Sep 2019 15:43 Los Angeles Times “Dear Fly in the Ointment. Because I always open my wife’s mail, I read your insidious and immoral proposals to my wife…” So begins Humphrey Bogart’s 1952 letter to director (and friend) John Huston about Lauren Bacall. It’s one of the 135 letters, memos …
  • Here’s my thoughts on politics 21 Sep 2019 15:39 Red Deer Advocate Nothing in life attacks the senses, the morals, the logic and the normal reasoning of the average person as much as an election. Watching television coverage of the election race, we become aware it is no longer about running a country, as much as it is …
  • CIFF to honour legendary filmmaker Terry Gilliam with Lifetime Achievement award 21 Sep 2019 15:10 Daily News Egypt The visionary and iconic director, screenwriter, actor, and animator Terry Gilliam will be honoured with a Lifetime Achievement award at the 41st edition of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF). The award comes in recognition of Gilliam’s career, …
  • The hit TV series and films coming out soon that were all filmed in Liverpool 21 Sep 2019 14:48 Liverpool Echo Autumn is fast approaching which means many of our favourite TV series and films are set to return to our screens. But as we put our feet up, draw our curtains and switch on the TV , how many of us know that the shows we are watching were actually shot in …
  • Hot Property: Kirsten Dunst sells her Toluca Lake home to actress Annie Potts 21 Sep 2019 13:37 Los Angeles Times Kirsten Dunst’s Toluca Lake home is staying in Hollywood hands. Actress Annie Potts was the buyer of the two-story, which sold last week for $4.55 million. Potts, known for her role as secretary Janine Melnitz in the original “Ghostbusters” films, must …
  • Ian La Frenais on the Likely Lads, Porridge, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet and the gamble he took on Oz 21 Sep 2019 12:43 Evening Chronicle The Likely Lads, a tale of two Geordie working-class mates ‘on the hoy and on the pull’ had introduced us to the pen, wit and down to earth fun of Ian La Frenais and his writing partner Dick Clement. Rodney Bewes and James Bolam became trail blazers for a …
  • Sonakshi Sinha trolled for failing to answer 'KB... 21 Sep 2019 12:02 The Economic Times NEW DELHI: Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha finally responded after she was being trolled for failing to answer a Ramayana-related question on Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) 11 on Friday. The actor, who is currently in Maldives according to her social media …
  • The one where ‘Friends’ turns 25: Why the Arab world still can’t get enough 21 Sep 2019 09:08 Arab News DUBAI: Twenty-five years ago tomorrow, viewers got their first glimpse of a show that would go on to dominate viewing figures, watercooler chat, and tabloids for the next decade: “Friends.” It’s doubtful that even the most optimistic of TV executives would …
  • Best dates to shop for Christmas gifts including toys and tech 21 Sep 2019 08:40 Wales Online The first ever consumer pricing study of its kind has revealed that Sunday, November 24 is the cheapest day to Christmas shop on average - but there are some specific days to look out for bargains on key items. Saturday, September 21 - for example - is the …
  • An epiphany about arguments 21 Sep 2019 06:20 The Daily Mining Gazette Put two people together and you’ve got the basis for an argument. But there’s a difference between arguing and discussing: arguing is frustratingly emotional with no intention of giving in; discussion is a dispassionate plan to lay all the cards on the …
  • Richie is relishing this famous role 21 Sep 2019 05:49 Express and Star The man who became a household name when starred as Alfie Moon in BBC 1’s EastEnders is playing Britain’s biggest and best provincial theatres in a new production of The Entertainer. It’s been filling venues across the country and will arrive at …
  • Gems of film at festival 21 Sep 2019 04:48 The Bray People Newspaper Originally founded by Wicklow artist Brigid O'Brien, this year's festival is a collaboration between the Mermaid Arts Centre and Noel Mac Aoidh, head of the Film Department at Bray Institute of Further Education (BIFE). Turning Points is an attempt …
  • Bison Fall Short to Hampton in Annual Chicago Football Classic 21 Sep 2019 03:08 Hilltop The Howard Bison fell to the Hampton Pirates, 41-20. Photo by David Sierra. By Kira Nicole Grant The Howard University Bison fell short to the Hampton Pirates in their third consecutive contest, in an appearance at Soldier Field for the 22nd annual Chicago …
  • 20 years later: The murder investigation that changed the Plano Police Department 21 Sep 2019 01:04 Plano Profile Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments Originally published in the August 2019 True Crime Issue of Local Profile Detective Scott Epperson remembers the Dos Santos case all too well. In his 35 years of service on the Plano Police Department, this tall, …
  • Ryan Reynolds & Will Ferrell to star in A Christmas Carol re-imagining 21 Sep 2019 00:25 JoBlo's Movie Emporium Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" has been adapted to film and television more times than I can count (I can't count very high) and THR has reported that we're got yet another on the way courtesy of Sean Anders and John Morris, the …
  • Is ‘Seinfeld’ still ‘fresh’ in 2019, like Netflix says it is? 20 Sep 2019 21:16 Jewish Light (JTA) — A lot happened in 1989. The Berlin Wall fell, the Iron Curtain crumbled and a young political theorist named Francis Fukuyama announced that with Western liberal democracy’s triumph, we had reached “the end of history.” Also that year, the pilot …
  • If God rested, why should we doubt when a mere mortal, like Norman Mapeza, says he also deserves rest? 20 Sep 2019 21:12 Herald The Herald Robson Sharuko on Saturday If, on the seventh day, somehow, whether by design or by default, September 21 had to be a Saturday, it could only be, and today, that’s exactly what it is. That day, once every week, when my bosses here give me the …
  • Megan Fox Says She And Amanda Seyfried Were ‘Horrified’ To Make Out In Jennifer’s Body 20 Sep 2019 20:01 Cinema Blend Throughout Hollywood’s history, there have been tons of movies that originally slipped through the cracks before being embraced by audiences years later. Such is the story with Jennifer’s Body. The horror film starring Megan Fox opened in theaters ten …
  • The Downton Abbey movie is a terrific excuse to revisit Gosford Park 20 Sep 2019 17:06 The Verge There are so many streaming options available these days, and so many conflicting recommendations, that it’s hard to see through all the crap you could be watching. Each Friday, The Verge’s Cut the Crap column simplifies the choice by sorting through the …
  • Everything you need to know about upcoming streaming services, in one handy rundown 20 Sep 2019 16:25 The Washington Post The “streaming wars” has turned into a catchphrase so quickly it’s easy to miss how intense the battle has become. In the past year, media companies have committed to spending hundreds of millions of dollars on content, begun building massive technological …
  • Anne-Sophie Mutter interview: ‘we have the problem of a record industry that is firing up one musician after the other, because the market wants new faces’ 20 Sep 2019 16:23 Gramophone Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter has been working on an unexpected project with John Williams, for which the film composer has adapted excerpts from some of his most famous soundtracks, reports Neil Fisher Anne-Sophie Mutter (photo: Kristian Schuller/DG) …
  • Disney actress Bridgit Mendler looks to sell her place in Silver Lake 20 Sep 2019 15:25 Los Angeles Times Actress and singer Bridgit Mendler of Disney Channel fame has put her home in Silver Lake on the market for $1.997 million. The Traditional-style house, built in 1935 and well-maintained, is gated and sits high up from the street and has a view of the …
  • Marla Sokoloff reveals what it was really like to be on TGIF and other '90s favorites 20 Sep 2019 14:58 Yahoo! Voices In the olden days when appointment television still existed, there was no better place to be on a Friday night than parked on your couch with two solid hours of family-friendly programming ahead of you. It’s been 30 years since ABC debuted its iconic …
  • 'RuPaul's Drag Race' alum to perform at UMD 20 Sep 2019 14:18 Duluth News Tribune She didn’t win Season 3 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” in 2011; she was runner-up to Raja, but she was close enough to deliver a cheeky dig during her exit interview. “I’m first runner up, so maybe if Raja dies of old age, maybe I’ll get the crown,” she said. …
  • Nintendo Switch Lite review: A powerful, portable playmate for gaming on the go 20 Sep 2019 14:07 Mirror Nintendo can’t help being Nintendo, and that means innovating and being the mad scientist of the gaming industry, often taking risks with their titles and consoles that no one else would dare to try. This has allowed them to reshape the face of gaming with …
  • Margaret Atwood: ‘For a long time we were moving away from Gilead. Then we started going back towards it’ 20 Sep 2019 12:38 The Guardian “You are in chaos,” Margaret Atwood decrees calmly over tea. “It’s Cavaliers versus Roundheads.” We meet in London, the afternoon before she is due at Waterstones in Piccadilly to sell the first copy of The Testaments, the long awaited sequel to The …
  • 'Traumatized in the rain': Why South Carolina remains Odom's white whale 20 Sep 2019 12:22 Columbia Missourian More than 800 miles away from the monsoon-engulfed mayhem unfolding in Columbia, South Carolina, Richaud Floyd sat in an MU treatment room — his clothes dry — helplessly watching his teammates on television. Floyd, a Missouri wide receiver and kick …
  • How Asian American Storytelling Is (Finally) Moving Forward In 2019 20 Sep 2019 11:53 Forbes Canadian-US actor Keanu Reeves recently appeared in multiple movies including Always Be My Maybe and a memorable game convention appearance. (Photo credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images) AFP/Getty ImagesHow are Asian American stories moving …
  • Movie reviews: The 'Downton Abbey' movie is a welcoming cup of tea 20 Sep 2019 11:52 CTV News Richard Crouse, Special to CTV News Published Friday, September 20, 2019 7:20AM EDT DOWNTON ABBEY: 4 STARS Near the end of “Downton Abbey,” the big screen finale to the widely popular slice of British upper-class life, Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham ( …
  • Ep. 16 ‘Orange Flavor First Kiss’ 20 Sep 2019 11:30 Japan Times This week’s episode of “Terrace House” was all about creating art — and some plot lines were totally drawn out. While Emika and Peppe have settled into the house, everyone is still trying to figure them out. Emika has taken off her iconic leather cap, but …
  • Renee Zellweger says she is 'sad' for Harvey Weinstein and 'wishes him healing' 20 Sep 2019 08:25 The Independent Renee Zellweger has said that she is “sad for the women that were hurt” by Harvey Weinstein, as well as being “sad for him,” adding: “I wish him healing.” The Oscar-winning actor told the Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter Podcast that she never …
  • Breaking Bad film: More than 10 characters from acclaimed series will return in sequel film El Camino 20 Sep 2019 08:25 The Independent It’s been confirmed that a number of Breaking Bad characters will return in the new film follow-up to the acclaimed AMC series. Next month sees the Netflix release of El Camino, which will fill viewers in on the story of Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) …
  • BET+ Is Now Streaming Black Culture 20 Sep 2019 08:12 top40-charts.com New York, NY (Top40 Charts) The wait is finally over! BET+ launches today in the U.S. BET+ is available on the App Store for iPhone and iPad, Android™ devices, Android TV™ devices, Amazon Fire TV and Prime Video Channels. Customers can also subscribe …
  • Lea Michele Announces First-Ever Holiday Album Christmas In The City 20 Sep 2019 06:08 top40-charts.com New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Acclaimed actress, singer and author LEA MICHELE will release her first-ever holiday album, Christmas in The City, on October 25th via Sony Music Masterworks. Inspired by her fond memories of growing up in New York City, Lea has …
  • The best shows on television for pre-teens 20 Sep 2019 03:39 Stuff When pre-teens are over watching kids cartoons but not quite ready for teen flicks, it can make it hard to find something to watch. There are limited options for that 10-12 age group, but some great shows have proven to be a real hit. Here's our top …
  • Tears of a clown: Examining genre-bending in modern television shows 20 Sep 2019 03:06 Daily Californian There was a time when muddy and slow-panning cinematography were only synonymous with the melancholy storylines of a drama series. Years ago, quick cuts and off-the-cuff witticism were only found in the folds of a comedy. Certain aesthetics and acting …
  • Is Friends actually a good television show? 20 Sep 2019 01:17 Advocate Illustration: Carter Klassen · The Sentry It has problematic characters Opinion by Amanda Blackman Friends just isn’t as good as everyone says it is. Saying that it is relatable content for young adults is taking things a bit too far. Some say the …
  • observers 20 Sep 2019 00:43 Calgary Herald TORONTO — The image of a smiling Justin Trudeau in a turban and dark makeup is unquestionably offensive, but law professor and former Ontario human rights commissioner Errol Mendes says the rest of the bombshell photo is more telling — a row of smiling …
  • NBC’s Peacock streaming service hopes to be the home of comfort food TV 20 Sep 2019 00:42 Digital Trends There’s a regular ritual at my house most weeknights: It’s the rush home from work (usually later than planned), and once we’ve got the pets fed, the dog walked, and scrounged for something to eat, we’ll fire up Netflix or Hulu for some light-hearted …
  • California Bill Passed 20 Sep 2019 00:37 Hill News Last Wednesday the California state legislature unanimously passed bill SB 206, Fair Pay to Play Act, that would allow college athletes to make money from the use of their names, images, and likeness while simultaneously prohibiting colleges in California …
  • Piers Morgan denies letting Donald Trump 'off the hook' in interviews 20 Sep 2019 00:28 Evening Standard Piers Morgan has denied being more lenient than usual with US President Donald Trump in interviews. Speaking at the Royal Television Society’s conference in Cambridge, Morgan said: “I would say, look at the last one we did in the Churchill War Rooms. “I …
  • Patrick Stewart Thinks Picard Might 'Shock' Star Trek Fans 19 Sep 2019 23:59 Cinema Blend Next year is set to be a big one for many Star Trek fans, who will get an all new adventure with one of the franchise's most beloved characters. Patrick Stewart is back in the saddle as Jean-Luc Picard and he's bringing quite a bunch of former co- …