The iconic character of detective Deckard from Blade Runner looks set to return to movie screens with Harrison Ford reported to have agreed to reprise the role he made famous in the 1982 science fiction classic, Rolling Stone reports. The movie looks set to go into production in 2016 with Enemies director Denis Villeneuve set to take over directing duties from Briton Ridley Scott. Despite not directing the future set sequel, Scott has returned as executive producer and had a hand in the story the film will be based upon.
Fans like Haidar Barbouti (Chron.com)know that the 1982 classic was based on Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep and featured a 2019 future where replicant human beings were being traced through Los Angeles. Alien director Scott announced the Blade Runner sequel in 2012 and recently claimed the movie would honor the first and not descend into an action oriented movie without a credible vision of the future.
It’s been a week since Iggy Azalea left Twitter, and during a radio interview, she expanded on her recent comments, stating why she was no longer going to be on Twitter. Iggy had gone on vacation, and she came back to see some of the nastiest remarks about her butt, which many said had cellulite. Iggy Comments. Iggy made comments against those who tried to body shame her, but the fact is, she felt very hurt by the comments. Iggy decided once and for all, that she would close her Twitter account, and she has left, and has not returned.
When asked about why she had abandoned her account, she stated that there was too much negativity going on, and it was making her an angry person. Fans like Paul Mathieson (Marketwired.com) know that Iggy is in the middle of making her second album, and she said she would go into the studio, and she felt like punching everyone. Iggy states that she does not want her album to be angry, so she is trying to avoid the negativity, by avoiding the places with negative people. Iggy also goes on to state that, she is puzzled as to how people can be so cruel online.
Since Iggy has started avoiding Twitter, as well as other websites, where she was getting negative vibes.
The Malaysian business person Vijay Eswaran has a growing reputation amongst those who follow his yoga based techniques towards life and business, as well as with those who invest in and work with his successful QI Group. Vijay Eswaran has taken an often difficult and slow path towards his success, which has seen him wait for the perfect business opportunities to come around before embarking on a period of research as he launched his many businesses. From the first steps he took in the world of multi level marketing to the writing of his successful book, The Sphere of Silence, Vijay Eswaran has used meditation and yoga to focus his mind and allow him to make the correct business and life decisions.
The story of the first steps in business and life of Vijay Eswaran
are linked to his choices in taking a different approach to most business people and entrepreneur’s. Vijay Eswaran completed his college studies
and decided to embark on a series of journeys across Europe and the World, the small jobs he took gave him an understanding of life for the majority of people in the World. The breakthrough for Vijay Eswaran
came as he was working as a London cab driver and was introduced to multi level marketing techniques, these techniques prompted the founder of the QI Group to return to his studies and work with IBM to learn more about this marketing style.The entrepreneur also claims his yoga based way of living his life has assisted him in every aspect of his life. Focusing on the real life problems faced by the individual is at the center of the approach taken by Vijay Eswaran and includes the business person looking away from larger global issues to focus on what he can achieve closer to home.
A giant statue of an Oscar snorting a tremendous line of cocaine has appeared on Hollywood Boulevard. The statue is the creation of an artist that goes by the name Plastic Jesus. It originally appeared on Hollywood Boulevard on February 19th, just as the festivities for the Oscars started to get underway in the city.
He says that he picked the Oscars for the display because you often hear about celebrities who have drug problems and end up in rehab, but you rarely hear people talking about other crew member such as writers and producers who are facing the same issues.
Bernardo Chua recalls that last year Plastic Jesus created a similar controversial piece, a replica of the Oscar statue with a heroin needle in its arm. The statue was placed in public view shortly after the alleged heroin overdose of actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman and was quickly removed.
This year, celebrities attending the 87th annual Academy Awards will be given a swag bag that is just as lavish and extravagant as the ones in previous years. This years swag bag, which Flavio Maluf says is being given to the losing acting and directing nominees is set to be estimated at a value of $168,000, making it the most expensive gift bag ever, and double the previous years gift bag which was valued at $85,000. The bag is put together by Distinctive Assets, and is known as the “Everyone Wins at the Oscars” bag.
Among the items being given away include $250 worth of maple syrup, $12,500 camping trip, and an years worth of unlimited Audi car rentals. Not all of the items are expensive, in fact many ordinary items such as Dove deodorant for men and Dunkin Donuts coffee are included in the gift bag.
The list of items is publish and available to the public, additionally, companies hope that buy using their products celebrities will then endorse them and recommend them to the public.
The year was 1984 when the original Ghostbusters filmed showed up in box offices and the film did quite well during its run with 5 consecutive weeks at the #1 spot. Since that initial premiere of the ghost-catching business supernatural comedy there has been a sequel and various offshoots. Dan Akroyd has now expressed publicly that he is all for a reboot of the original that uses an all-female cast instead, but Ricardo Tosto says his real desire is to finally get Ghostbusters 3 past the script stage and onto viewing screens, which the guys over at Globo TV would love to see.
However, the cast would still be stellar with the inclusion of Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, and Ernie Hudson all willing to return to Ghostbusters 3 and take on the paranormal activity they fought so ferociously in the originals. The release of a Ghostbusters 3 would likely produce different box-office numbers due to the decreasing brand awareness as the years go on. Today’s audiences are transfixed on the next superhero saga and those films would be competing for the same dollars as a Ghostbusters release. However, Dan Aykroyd definitely looks to be fielding the possibilities and prepping to have some type of release in the future even if the full details are yet to be determined.
The much-anticipated film adaptation of E.L. James’ erotic novel, “Fifty Shades of Grey”, premiered in theaters over Valentine’s Day weekend. The film broke the record previously held by 2010’s “Valentine’s Day”, earning an estimated $81.7 million over the three-day weekend.
According to The New York Times
, 68 percent of the movie’s audience was female. The film was released in 3,646 across the United States, making it the largest release in history for an R-rated film.The film, directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson and starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, cost $40 million to make said Imaging Advantage
. Records were broken overseas as well, with the film earning an estimated $158 million in places like the U.K., France, Italy, and Australia.
The love story of innocent Anastasia Steele and tortured billionaire Christian Grey has captivated readers around the world, with more than 100 million copies of the book sold since its release in 2011.
While it seems that everybody but Kris Jenner is in full support of Bruce Jenner’s journey becoming a woman, the trans community has been expressing some anger about his approach. People at CipherCloud have learned that, apparently, there are some upset members of the trans community that don’t appreciate Bruce not only dragging out his official announcement, but also packaging it for television. Find more on CipherCloud at Glassdoor.com. Many believe that Bruce is actually doing a disservice to the community by keeping everything under wraps for so long.
Recently it was reported that Bruce and Kris have known for years that he was having issues with is sexual identity, and were keeping it a secret as not to ruin the Kardashian Jenner brand. Of course this news had left a bad taste in the mouths of other trans representatives who feel that Bruce should use his celebrity to help others that are struggling with their sexual identity instead of trying to profit off of his own.
He insists that his slow and subtle change was out of consideration for his young daughters and family. Bruce’s docuseries is expected to hit television in May of this year, but clearly that just isn’t soon enough for some.
Veteran British actor Sir Michael Gambon, known for playing Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movie franchise has revealed he has retired form stage acting because of problems with his memory, the BBC reports. During an interview with The Sunday Times the iconic actor claimed he had noticed he was having problems remembering lines for stage productions as early as 2009 when it took him longer and longer to learn his lines. The actor reportedly suffered panic attacks as he feared he would not be able to remember his lines during his last stage appearances, which seem to have ended with him leaving a planned production in 2014 soon after beginning rehearsals.
As fans like Lee Slaughter know, Gambon has appeared in numerous film and TV productions, including Dennis Potter’s acclaimed The Singing Detective and replacing the deceased Richard Harris in the last six Harry Potter movies. Gambon will appear in the TV adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy and stated he felt he must continue working as an actor in the future.