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Back to Normal? Cannes Film Festival Prepares to Party

CANNES, France (AP) — After the 2020 Cannes Film Festival was canceled by the pandemic and the 2021 edition was scaled back — even kisses were forbade on the red carpet — the lavish French Riviera cinema soiree is set to return with a festival that promises to be something like normal. Or at least Cannes’ very particular…

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Interfaith Group Asks Starbucks to Drop Vegan Milk Surcharge

BOSTON (AP) — A group of Christian, Hindu, Buddhist and Jewish leaders is asking Starbucks to stop charging extra for vegan milk alternatives, saying the practice amounts to a tax on people who have embraced plant-based lifestyles. In a statement issued Friday, an interfaith coalition led by Nevada-based Hindu activist Rajan Zed pressed the coffee…

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Leslie Jordan and Tracee Ellis Ross to Announce 94th Oscars® Nominations

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FNN) – Source: Academy Publicity // Emmy®-winning actor-comedian Leslie Jordan (“Will & Grace,” “The Help”) and Emmy-nominated actor-CEO-producer Tracee Ellis Ross (“Black-ish,” “The High Note”) will host the announcement of the 94th Oscars® nominations in all 23 Academy Award® categories in a live presentation on Tuesday, February 8, via global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the Academy’s…

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Chrissy Teigen Deletes Twitter Account, Citing Negativity

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chrissy Teigen has deleted her popular Twitter account, saying the site no longer plays a positive role in her life. “For over 10 years you guys have been my world,” Teigen wrote to her 13.7 million followers Wednesday night. “But it’s time to say goodbye. This no longer serves me as…

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Hollywood Actors Finalize Takeover of Welsh Soccer Club

WREXHAM, Wales (AP) — Hollywood actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney are officially the new owners of Welsh club Wrexham, the third-oldest professional team in soccer. “Can’t get to the Racecourse Ground fast enough. Game on,” Reynolds said on Twitter early Wednesday. The announcement late Tuesday was a formality because the takeover was approved in November. The new owners…

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Drake Bests Aretha Franklin, Wonder to Set Billboard Record

NEW YORK (AP) — Earning his 21st No. 1 hit on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart, Drake has bested a record previously held by icons Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder. Drake’s “Laugh Now Cry Later,” featuring rapper Lil Durk, reached the No. 1 spot on the chart this week. Wonder and Franklin, who died in 2018, each have…

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Anthony Mackie, Jamie Dornan Star in Mind-Bending Thriller ‘Synchronic’

About Synchronic Release: In Theaters & Drive-Ins Next Friday October 23rd, US, 2020 Directed by: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead (The Endless) Produced by: Rustic Films (The Endless, She Dies Tomorrow) Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jamie Dornan, Katie Aselton, and Ally Ioannides Runtime: 103m “If you (somehow) aren’t obsessing over filmmakers Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead,…

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