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James Bond director Lewis Gilbert dies aged 97

British filmmaker Lewis Gilbert has died at the age of 97, James Bond producers said of the director famed for his work on three 007 movies. "It is with great sadness that we learn of...

‘Racist’ white powder letter sent to Meghan Markle: report

A letter with white powder was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, the Evening Standard newspaper reported on Thursday, saying it was also believed to contain a racist message. The paper said...

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux split: statement

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are separating after two years of marriage, they said in a statement to AFP on Thursday. The pair, who shared a mansion in the upscale Bel Air neighborhood of Los...

Quincy Jones says Michael Jackson stole songs

Quincy Jones, the legendary music producer behind Michael Jackson, says that the late King of Pop plagiarized some of his hits. "I hate to get into this publicly, but Michael stole a lot of stuff....

Jolie to work with NATO to combat sexual violence

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie said Wednesday she would work with the NATO military alliance to combat sexual violence. "As a humanitarian, it's an interesting step for me," Jolie told a press conference in Brussels with...

Rap mogul Simmons hit with $5 million rape suit

An aspiring filmmaker has sued rap mogul Russell Simmons for allegedly raping her, seeking $5 million as she called for a reckoning in the hip-hop industry on the mistreatment of women. The filmmaker, who says...

‘Oh Happy Day’ singer Hawkins dead at 74

Award-winning gospel singer Edwin Hawkins, best known for a hit arrangement of "Oh Happy Day," has died at the age of 74. Credited with being one of the founders of modern gospel music, Hawkins died...

Ex-BBNaija Housemate, Kemen to start fitness show on TV

Ex-BBNaija 2017 Housemate, Ekemini Ekerete, a.k.a Kemen, says plans have been concluded for the commencement of his wellness and fitness television show on healthy living. Kemen made this known in an interview with the News...

Funke Akindele-Bello cast in Hollywood’s “Avengers: Infinity War”

Nollywood actress Funke Akindele-Bello, has been listed among the cast in the upcoming Marvel movie, “Avengers: Infinity War.” According to IMDb, the movie database website owned by Amazon, Akindele-Bello a.k.a Jenifa, will play a member...

UK’s Harry and fiancee Meghan get wedding music tips

Britain’s Prince Harry and his U.S. fiancee Meghan Markle were given some street-level tips for their wedding music as they visited a pioneering radio station in south London. Harry, fifth-in-line to the throne, and actress...
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