Underpaid? Lange said that Martling and Stern writer/sound effects ace Fred Norris, seen here with wife Alison at a 2008 event in NYC, should get envelopes with $50 million a piece for the value they brought to the show in relation to how they were actually compensated … [Read more...] about Howard Stern’s former sidekick Artie Lange claims shock jock ‘abandoned’ fans because he envies Jimmy Kimmel and wants mainstream success
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UPDATED, with more detail: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has pulled back the curtain on its shortlist for the International Feature Film Oscar race. Not surprisingly, the expanded field of 10 includes Bong Joon Ho’s Palme d’Or winner Parasite, which already has been making waves this awards season, and Pedro Almodóvar’s Pain And Glory, whose star Antonio Banderas won Best Actor at Cannes and is up for a Golden Globe Award. Also on the list is France’s Les Misérables from Ladj Ly, one of the breakout filmmakers of this year’s Cannes. Each of those titles received Golden Globe nominations last week in the comparable Foreign Language category. … [Read more...] about Oscars: International Feature Film Shortlist Includes ‘Parasite’, ‘Pain & Glory’, ‘Honeyland’, ‘Atlantics’ & More
She is not roaring this morning: Beyoncé did not get noticed for her song Spirit on The Lion King soundtrack. Instead Chrissy Metz's power ballad I’m Standing with You written by Diane Warren from her film Breakthrough was in … [Read more...] about Oscar SNUBS: Jennifer Lopez did not land a nod for Hustlers, Beyonce was shunned for her Lion King song Spirit and Frozen 2 was iced out
This year, Chicago Sinfonietta's MLK tribute concert will bring to the stage a great number of outgoing and devoted musicians who will perform powerful and unforgettable music. Among them, Project Inclusion alumnus and current Chicago Sinfonietta Assistant Conductor Jonathan Rush, vocalist and semi-finalist on NBC's "The Voice" Kymberli Joye, Project Inclusion Freeman Conducting Fellow Alumnus Kedrick Armstrong, The Adrian Dunn Singers, Mezzo-soprano Leah Dexter, Soprano Summer Hassan, the North Central College Concert Choir, and the Roosevelt University Conservatory Chorus. Of course, the charisma and the extreme energy of Chicago Sinfonietta's Music Director Mei-Ann Chen will make this concert program a powerful and unforgettable event for every audience member. … [Read more...] about Chicago Sinfonietta honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
A mixed year for Huawei, Honor, Google, Nokia (HMD Global), TCL It’s been a year of tough challenges for Huawei as the Chinese manufacturer fell victim to a trade war between the U.S. and China, which saw it lose access to Google’s Play Store and suite of apps and put a big question mark over its continued use of Android. At the same time, Huawei hit a new sales record, claimed the number two spot in sales, launched the folding Mate X in China, and released the impressive P30 Pro and Mate 30 Pro featuring cutting-edge hardware. Honor is Huawei’s more youthful sub-brand which tends to offer high-value, cheaper smartphones, but it has been hit by the same ban as its parent company. … [Read more...] about HTC is dead and Samsung is king: Smartphone manufacturers that won and lost in 2019