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It’s TikTok’s World. Instagram Just Lives in It

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This week, we examine Instagram’s move to prioritize Reels—a feature copied from TikTok—and whether that will help or hinder the platform’s growth.


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It was a normal summer in London. Then he met David Bowie

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Teenager Brad Miele spent the summer of 1984 exploring Europe by rail. One night in London, Miele says he unexpectedly crossed paths with cult musician David Bowie and ended up appearing in a Bowie music video.


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'Doctor Who' actor dead at 93

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Bernard Cribbins, a stage and screen actor who appeared on "Doctor Who" and narrated the British children's series "The Wombles," has died, his talent agency confirmed. He was 93.


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Pop music and 'Grease' star Olivia Newton-John dead at age 73 - Reuters

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Singer Olivia Newton-John, who soared to the top of the world's pop music charts in the 1970s and 1980s with such tunes as "I Honestly Love You" and "Physical" and starred in the hit movie musical "Grease," died on Monday at age 73 at her home in southern Cal…


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Analysis: Get ready to break out in dance with Netflix romantic comedy 'Wedding Season'

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In "Wedding Season," the latest Netflix romantic comedy, Suraj Sharma and Pallavi Sharda play young professionals who pretend to date to fend off parental pressure to find a spouse.


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Six months into the Ukraine war Russia's film industry is on life support

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Hollywood studios and Netflix have left. Oligarchs are under pressure. Putin's Ukraine war has sent Russia's thriving film industry into crisis.


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Caribbean Carnival 2022: Where to dance, party and eat in Toronto - The Washington Post

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<ol><li>Caribbean Carnival 2022: Where to dance, party and eat in Toronto  The Washington Post </li><li>Reunited & it feels so good: Travellers return to Toronto for Caribbean Carnival weekend  CBC.ca </li><li>Caribana parade route and time in Toronto for 2…


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Review: Beavis & Butt-Head reclaim their thrones of the reaction video genre

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Paramount+ revival adapts to how teen "TV" watching has shifted 30 years later.


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Take a Ride with Brooklyn’s THICK

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Watch the powerhouse punk band's new music video for "Happiness."


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Robert Pope: Guinness-fuelled man runs width of Ireland in a day

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Robert Pope ran the almost 130-mile route from Galway to Dublin in just 23 hours and 41 minutes.


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How Do Songs Get Picked for TV?

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Music supervisors are the reason why songs on shows like “Stranger Things” go viral. They told VICE how they decide what makes the cut.


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Ted Cruz calls the video of Josh Hawley fleeing the Capitol on January 6 'gotcha politics' but admits it's 'worth a chuckle' when set to the 'Chariots of Fire' theme song

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Sen. Ted Cruz says he's not watching the Jan. 6 hearings. But he shared thoughts Tuesday on the viral video of Sen. Josh Hawley fleeing the Capitol.


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Saying goodbye to a generation of movie tough guys

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These have been hard times for bad guys. Not "bad" bad guys. There are still plenty of those around in real life. I mean the "good" bad guys: movie actors who were so gifted at being hard, tough and occasionally junkyard-dog mean that they're not always as ea…


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“Bad Bitches Don’t Die”: Zyah Belle on Self Love and Dismantling Capitalism

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Watch the Bay Area artist’s “NOT THE ONE” music video today.


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'Grease' is available to stream online — here's how to watch the classic musical starring the late Olivia Newton-John

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"Grease" remains a popular movie musical nearly 45 years after its original release. You can stream it on Paramount Plus.


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Mario Kart 8’s new DLC tracks are more (or less) of a good thing

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s second wave of eight DLC tracks have been released. They’re much better than the first eight but still don’t match the highs of the original game. They’re inventive but lack polish.


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Thirteen Lives: Thai cave rescue actor Tom Bateman relieves diving fears

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Actor Tom Bateman recalls how he overcame his claustrophobia in Ron Howard's film Thirteen Lives.


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Desk setup videos have taken over YouTube — and my life

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Creators showing off their home offices and desk setups have become hugely popular on YouTube, especially as the world adjusts to remote work. But how long can this keep up?


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Netflix’s The Gray Man, The Black Phone, and more new movies you can watch at home this weekend

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What new movies to watch are on Netflix and other streaming platforms? The Russo Bros.’ The Gray Man, The Black Phone, Alex Garland’s Men, and more.


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This Filmmaker Set Out To Record Her Family’s Journey Rebuilding Afghanistan. Her Work Is a Reminder of What’s at Stake

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TIME speaks to Afghan American Ariana Delawari about her two decades in and out of Afghanistan, and what comes next.


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After a rocky start, Apple's streaming service is becoming harder and harder to ignore

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Apple TV+ has rebounded from an underwhelming slate of launch shows to be one of the best streaming services in the space.


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Ex-inmates reveal details of Russia prison torture scandal

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Former prisoners expose how and why rape is being used as a weapon inside Russian jails.


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23 hard-hitting action movies on Netflix from around the world

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Netflix has an excellent selection of action movies to watch, but it can be hard to find the right ones. We’ve gone through and picked the best of the best from all around the world.


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I landed a highly coveted creative assistant role at Netflix. Here's how I nailed the interview, what the job was like, and how I moved up in Hollywood.

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Sam Gilliland says his journey from ICM to Netflix and beyond shows the value of building and keeping relationships in the entertainment industry.


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How the Skater Kid From My High School Became the King of Weirdcore TikTok

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Justin Yi’s TikToks are like the best art-horror films: eerily familiar. Then I realized I’ve actually seen him before.


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Batgirl Composer Had Spent a Year Working on the Music Before the Movie Was Axed

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Composer Natalie Holt had written over an hour-and-a-half of music for the DC film before it was cancelled.


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These classic creature features prove you don’t need a shark for a great Jaws movie

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Jaws inspired a litany of knockoffs after changing blockbuster filmmaking forever, but Piranha, Orca, and Alligator stand on their own as great creature features.


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Grammy-winning singer and actor Olivia Newton-John dies at 73

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Olivia Newton-John was famous for her role in film Grease and songs such as Physical and You’re the One That I Want.


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One of 2022’s best books includes a Red Dead Redemption 2 review

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A game like Red Dead Redemption 2 appears in Homesickness, the latest book from Colin Barrett. Called Blood Dusk 2, the fictional game serves as an escape for a young boy struggling with the loss of his parents.


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Why music, especially old music, can tap into our deepest, most meaningful life memories

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CBC's Elizabeth Withey explores music’s superpower as a time machine, its ability to tap us into the past, connect us with the ones we love, and even bring us comfort and human connection during times of isolation and loneliness — especially during a global p…


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QAnon Believes Trump’s Latest Video Is a Secret Message Just for Them

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“​​Trump is trying to make it plainly obvious to us that everything is under control and not to worry, the Q plan is still in motion.”


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Widely Mocked Anti-Piracy Ads Made People Pirate More, Study Finds

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A behavioral economics study of anti-piracy ads reveals that they’re largely ineffective and often encourage piracy.


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Nigeria’s Dancer For Change | Close Up

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A team of young Nigerian dancers brings hope to one of the poorest and most dangerous districts of Lagos.


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The Secretive, Extravagant, Bighearted World of The Rings of Power, the Most Expensive Show Ever Made

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No other series in the history of television has been this sprawling, this cinematic, this massive—or launched with such secrecy under such external pressure.


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In Kenya, the arts industry pushes youths to care about elections

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Only a third of the 22 million registered Kenyan voters are youths and the country's artists are trying to change that.


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Lord of the Rings: Prequel trailer wows fans as it reveals rare female dwarf

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The Rings of Power, Amazon Prime's Lord of the Rings spin-off, is the most expensive TV show to date.


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Madonna explains why she refuses to sell her music catalogue

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The pop star also spoke about her biopic film plans


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The Best Way to Store and Display Your Records, According to a Vinyl Expert

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VICE spoke with Amoeba's Chris Carmena about the best vinyl sleeves and storage tips for keeping your records happy.


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Why HBO Max Spent $130 Million to Shelve 'Batgirl' and 'Scoob 2'

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HBO Max has spiked reality shows “Craftopia” and “Baketopia,” the kids’ show “Gordita Chronicles” and two movies, “Batgirl” and “Scoob 2.”


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Indian police officers sanctioned for taking part in beauty pageant

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Video appearing to be of the incident shows five cops marching down a ramp to music of Indian film


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How Bollywood star Aamir Khan brought his Hindi adaptation of Forrest Gump to life

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Laal Singh Chaddha, a Hindi adaptation of the 1994 film Forrest Gump, stars Aamir Khan as a simple-minded man who brushes against some of the most significant moments in recent Indian history.


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Max Headroom Could Be Getting a Comeback

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1980s "artificial intelligence" icon Max Headroom is making a comeback with a brand new show.


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Photos: Grease’ star Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

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The entertainer began performing as a child and became a global superstar after moving to the United States.


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Billionaire 'French Murdoch' Is Building His Own Right-Wing Media Empire

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Bollore says his media strategy is driven purely by business metrics. But many see a deeply conservative ideological agenda.


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OnlyFans CEO Ami Gan Wants to Dispel Misconceptions About the Company

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When Amrapali “Ami” Gan became CEO of OnlyFans in December 2021, she wasn’t just stepping into a bigger job than her previous position as chief marketing and communications officer. She was taking the helm of one of the pandemic’s buzziest companies, a creato…


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Independence Day: How Chicago Radio became the voice of India's freedom

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For two decades, Mumbai-based Chicago Radio became synonymous with India's freedom struggle.


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Dolly Parton pays tribute to ‘special friend’ Olivia Newton-John after her death at age 73

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‘I know her voice is singing beautifully with the angels,’ country music star wrote in a social media post


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Footloose: Kevin Bacon resolves long-standing Sarah Jessica Parker mystery about movie’s ending

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Hollywood stars appeared in the 1984 film together


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Classic film posters including Star Wars and James Bond up for auction

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More than 530 posters will go on sale in September.


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New this week: 'The Sandman,' 'My Life as a Rolling Stone'

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This week’s new entertainment releases include new music from Calvin Harris and a host of his musical friends, the four-part docuseries “My Life as a Rolling Stone” which takes an individual approach to each iconic band member, and Ron Howard tackles the rive…


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Apple Ramps Up Its In-House Podcasting Efforts With Studio Deal

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The company has signed an agreement with Futuro Studios and is seeking other arrangements to fund shows


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Olivia Newton-John, pop singer and 'Grease' star, dies at 73 - The Washington Post

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<ol><li>Olivia Newton-John, pop singer and 'Grease' star, dies at 73  The Washington Post </li><li>Olivia Newton-John, star of 'Grease' and Grammy winner, dead at age 73  Yahoo Entertainment </li><li>Olivia Newton-John, singer and actress, dead at 73  CNN …


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Steven Spielberg makes his music video directing debut for Marcus Mumford

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Marcus Mumford has teamed up with a film legend for the music video to his powerful new single, "Cannibal."


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The Little Mermaid: Halle Bailey shares ‘encouraging words’ that helped her after backlash to Ariel casting

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Singer was cast in the live-action remake of the classic Disney film


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Mila Kunis told Ashton Kutcher he was ‘like a different guy’ with Vengeance mustache

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Actor had to have a pencil-thin mustache for his latest film role


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Lady Gaga fans celebrate as star confirms casting in Joker 2 alongside Joaquin Phoenix

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Many film fans have been making the same joke about the casting


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Take your kids on a musical story time adventure with a Toniebox

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Looking to entertain little ones? Tonies’ Toniebox is a musical story box meaning you can upload music, stories and more


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Doctor Who stars lead tributes to ‘actual legend’ Bernard Cribbins

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Figures from the worlds of children’s television, music and theatre shared their memories of the beloved entertainer.


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New York Film Festival sets lineup for 60th edition

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The New York Film Festival will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a robust 32-film main slate and a number of hometown tales, including James Gray’s Queens coming-of-age drama “Armageddon Time” and Laura Poitras’ documentary “All the Beauty and the Bloodshe…


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Director of Elvis biopic ‘heartbroken’ after death of actress Shonka Dukureh

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The singer starred as Big Mama Thornton in the film about Elvis Presley.


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Elvis film has doubled the amount of people learning the King’s songs on guitar

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Baz Luhrmann’s biopic has caused a surge in guitarists learning songs like ‘Jailhouse Rock’


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Solange will compose an original score for the New York City Ballet

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Solange, the singer whose work spans everything from film to fashion, will take her talents to the world of dance, composing an original score for the New York City Ballet.


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Simon Cowell remembers ‘charismatic’ Darius Campbell Danesh following his death

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The music mogul judged Campbell Danesh during his time on Pop Idol.


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New this week: 'Day Shift' and 'Five Days at Memorial'

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This week’s new entertainment releases include music from the union of The Roots’ Black Thought and super-producer Danger Mouse, a PBS “Frontline” investigation into women’s rights in Afghanistan a year after the U_S_ withdrawal and Jamie Foxx playing a vampi…


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Grease: Olivia Newton-John almost lost role of Sandy to another 1970s star

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Late actor was initially nervous to appear on the big screen after her film debut ‘Toomorrow’ bombed at the box office


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Google Photos update wants you to get creative - but there’s a catch

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Google set to introduce video editing tools in upcoming update - so long as you have a Chromebook.


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Embracer Group: What is the Company That Now Owns Tomb Raider?

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We’ve distilled Embracer Group’s thirty-year history into a digestible chronology, explaining how the company came to be and cataloging its growing list of notable development studios and game franchises.


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Neighbours episodes now in their final home — a warehouse shelf in Canberra

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The National Film and Sound Archive has preserved recordings of the long-running TV show as important cultural artefacts that captured the national zeitgeist.


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Obituary: Olivia Newton-John

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The Grammy award-winning singer found enduring fame in the film Grease.


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Hard rock band from remote Aboriginal community to support music legends KISS on Australian tour

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A six-piece band from the remote community of Mulga Bore, in Central Australia, will support rock icons KISS on their final show in Australia, in what front man Alvin Manfong describes as a "dream come true".


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Steve Martin thinks he'll retire after 'Only Murders in the Building': 'This is, weirdly, it' - Entertainment Weekly News

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<ol><li>Steve Martin thinks he'll retire after 'Only Murders in the Building': 'This is, weirdly, it'  Entertainment Weekly News </li><li>Steve Martin on His Late Career Surge and Contemplating Retirement: “This Is, Weirdly, It”  Hollywood Reporter </li><li…


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Live: Tributes flow for Australian music and screen icon Olivia Newton-John

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Music and film contemporaries are sharing their tributes for Grease star Olivia Newton-John, who died aged 73. Follow live.


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7 new movies and TV shows on Netflix, Prime Video, HBO Max and more this weekend (July 22)

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From returning reality shows to brand new action adventures, there’s plenty to watch this weekend.


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Olivia, Judith, Archie: The loss and legacy of giants in Australian music

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Olivia Newton-John, Archie Roach and Judith Durham shared their Australia with the world and reflected it back to us. They made us proud, made us think and we were extraordinarily lucky to live in the time of their talent, writes Zan Rowe.


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Oprah Winfrey's Podcast Network Is Shopping for a New Deal

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The company could stay with SiriusXM, but others are circling


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Leo Personality Traits

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What are Leos like? Here’s your guide to Leo’s most common personality traits.


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Shonka Dukureh, singer and 'Elvis' actress, dead at 44

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Shonka Dukureh, a singer and actress who portrayed Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton in the recently released Baz Luhrmann film "Elvis," died Thursday, according to Nashville police.


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Industry star Marisa Abela reportedly top choice to portray Amy Winehouse in biopic

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Abela is said to have blown producers away with her singing test for ‘Back to Black’


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Collection of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang memorabilia to go under the hammer

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The sale, organised by Excalibur Auctions, will offer fans a chance to obtain a memento of the much loved family movie.


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English-born star Olivia Newton-John was immortalised in Grease

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The Australian actress and singer was known for playing Sandy in the hit musical.


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Adventure Moments: Get a True Taste of Vermont with Adventures by Disney

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On our group Land Adventure to New England, you’ll discover the local charm and unique culture of this celebrated region as you visit stops throughout Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. For today’s Adventure Moment, let’s start at the very beginning (in our fi…


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Virgo Personality Traits: Everything You Need to Know

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What are Virgos like? Here’s your guide to Virgo’s most common personality traits.


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"Elvis" actress Shonka Dukureh found dead in Nashville apartment

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No foul play is suspected, officials said.


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"Elvis" actress Shonka Dukureh found dead in Nashville apartment

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No foul play is suspected, officials said.


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Here's a look at the 2022 Venice Film Festival lineup

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In about a month, some of the world's best filmmakers will descend on the "City of Canals" for the 79th Venice Film Festival. Notable films include opening night film, Noah Baumbach's "White Noise," "Blonde" and Olivia Wilde's "Don't Worry Darling."


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Olivia Newton-John hailed as an ‘angelic voice’ following death aged 73

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Soul singer Dionne Warwick and Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin were among those sharing messages.


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Sony sees profit rise despite waning interest in video games

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Sony has reported its profit edged up 3% in the last quarter, weathering production setbacks from COVID-19 lockdowns in Shanghai and a trend away from video games as pandemic restrictions eased elsewhere


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Bullet Train star Aaron Taylor-Johnson says he lost a ‘chunk’ of his hand and passed out in stunt injury

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The actor had to spend the night in hospital after the accident


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CODA star Troy Kotsur has Oscar trophy returned after it was stolen with his car

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‘A little kid stole my Jeep while I have [my] Oscar award in my Jeep,’ Kotsur wrote


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Enjoy music-centric attractions, Route 66 and global food in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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In Tulsa, sample regional specialties and global dishes that food travelers won't find anywhere else in the country, Then, lay praise to American music icons at the Woody Guthrie Center, the new Bob Dylan Center and The Church Studio. Don't miss Route 66 venu…


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Music run by brother Louiz

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PM Rajiv Gandhi approached his friend Suresh Mullick of the leading ad agency Ogilvy and Mather to make a film on the topic. It was then passed to Kailash Surendranath to direct the film.... He said, 'We wanted to make a film on the concept of Chariots of Fir…


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Why was Sandy in Grease an Aussie? It was all ONJ's doing

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The role of Sandy Olsen was rewritten to suit Olivia Newton-John, and she was even given equal billing with John Travolta — a testament to the quiet authority of an Australian who had already conquered American music.


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Can Kiswahili unite Africans and fast-track decolonisation?

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This is Africa and we are Africans. It is high time we started talking to each other using an African language.


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'Inu-Oh' Director Masaaki Yuasa on Giving Noh Theater a Rock Opera Twist

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Critically-acclaimed anime director Masaaki Yuasa spoke to Newsweek about his film "Inu-Oh," giving Noh a rock opera twist, and working with rock star Avu-Chan.


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Watch Beavis & Butt-Head destroy the ASMR experience in revival sneak preview - Entertainment Weekly News

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<ol><li>Watch Beavis & Butt-Head destroy the ASMR experience in revival sneak preview  Entertainment Weekly News </li><li>Beavis and Butt-Head Premiere Review -- First Two Episodes  IGN </li><li>Mike Judge Explains Why ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’ Won’t Drop F-Bo…


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Artists trying to stop Mariah Carey's trademark of "Queen of Christmas"

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Darlene Love says she was dubbed the "Queen of Christmas" 29 years ago. Another artist went so far as to take legal action against the trademark.


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News24.com | Krugersdorp rapes: what we know so far about the horrific incident that shocked SA

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While arrests have been made after eight women were raped and robbed on the set of a music video in Krugersdorp, there are still many unanswered questions.


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Spanish icons Penélope Cruz and Antonio Banderas star in new film that pokes fun at movie-making

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Official Competition pits an elitist thespian against a playboy movie star as they work together on a Spanish melodrama directed by an eccentric auteur.


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'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' trailer nabs 172 million views in 24 hours, one of Marvel's biggest

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The “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” teaser nabbed 172 million views in its first 24 hours, becoming one of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s top trailers.


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Joyride review: Olivia Colman road-trip comedy strays dangerously close to anti-choice propaganda

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The Oscar-winner is reliably great, but undermined by a script that’s a real toothache