Well, it's official: Wonder Woman is a certified HIT. Though Gal Gadot is locked in for another Wonder Woman movie, Patty Jenkins has not yet officially been signed for the Wonder Woman sequel . Pair her superhuman qualities with her human ones, and you get the reason why we take an interest in her. Director Patty Jenkins echoed Roven's sentiments and called every day of filming a "hilarious gauntlet", to which Gadot never said no.
The drug was created as a sleep aid, said Timothy Rohrig, and is still available with a prescription in some countries. Prosecutors have rested their case against Bill Cosby on the fifth day of his sexual-assault trial. But defense lawyer Brian J. McMonagle challenged Valliere on two fronts - a 2016 Facebook post in which she appeared to cheer on prosecutors' case against Cosby, and her testimony Friday, which he said veered too close to her giving an opinion directly on Cosby's guilt or ...
Andrea Constand , Bill Cosby's alleged sexual assault victim and former Temple employee, took the stand in his criminal trial Tuesday. "I don't condone sexual assault in any way, shape or form, but, at the end of the day, our court system is set up ...
It's not entirely earth-shaking to proclaim that The Mummy is everything that's wrong with contemporary mainstream movie-making, because it seems like you can make that pronouncement on a weekly basis now; almost everything they're doing is what they're doing wrong.
The results were considered a victory for opposition leader Corbyn and a humiliating blow for May and her ruling party. With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labour 261 followed by the pro-independence Scottish National Party on 34.
Cheltenham Township Police Sgt. Richard Schaffer, a detective who interviewed Cosby in 2005 after Constand accused him of drugging and molesting her at his nearby home was recalled to the stand to answer follow-up questions from McMonagle, which included questions about Cosby's deteriorating vision.
The 28-year-old was arrested in Sanford , Florida, after Gordon allegedly beat up his girlfriend on Friday night, causing such severe injuries she needed to be sent to the hospital. "Leal stated her feelings for Gordon are real but added that the relationship was toxic", the police report states. It's just the latest legal trouble to hit Gordon, who a year ago was ordered to pay $36 million to the Brown family estate following a wrongful death lawsuit.
Montgomery District Attorney Kevin Steele told jurors Cosby's own words, given to police and in a deposition more than a decade ago, show he ensnared Ms Constand by posing as a trusted mentor before drugging and sexually assaulting her. Embarking on a 90-minute closing statement, defence lawyer Brian McMonagle claimed Constand had sought to hide an emotional relationship with Cosby from the police and accused her of concocting the allegations to take advantage of him.
Justice Department's plea for more time to evaluate the validity of the ballot language.Sadly, today's vote will thus go down in history as yet another non-binding glorified poll with no real effect on resolving Puerto Rico's relationship with the United States".
But when she reported the alleged attack to Canadian police on January 13, 2005, she said it happened in March 2004, after she'd gone out to dinner with Cosby and others at Central High School in Philadelphia, Cosby's defense lawyers said.
Navy P3 Orion plane hovering in cloudy skies above Marawi on Friday. As of Saturday the number of security forces killed in the battle for Marawi stood at 58, while the death toll for civilians was 20 with more than 100 killed overall. Manila - US Special Operations Forces entered Saturday on the line of the Marawi battle in south the Philippines, now controlled by militants allied to ISIS .
This was the week in WWE Instagram . Joe says he put one of Lesnar's guys down, Paul Heyman , and Lesnar still hasn't come to get him. WWE won't be wasting any time tonight, as Raw will kick off with an appearance from Brock Lesnar .
Virginia Supreme Court case and Mildred and Richard Loving's courageous struggle to fight for what they knew was right", said Governor McAuliffe. Supreme Court . Matt Fritzinger, a state employee who attended the dedication, said he was there to recognize the Lovings for paving the way for his own interracial marriage .
Her earnings come from her family's reality TV show - Keeping Up with the Kardashians - her namesake cosmetics company and clothing line, plus various endorsements. Drake , who has jumped significantly from his No. 69 rank in the 2016 list, more than doubled his fortune, with most of it from relentless tour dates, plus endorsements with the likes of Apple, Nike and Sprite.
Pretty much anyone or anything you can see, you can web, and most of the environmental details around you at any given time can be used to your advantage. The mechanics seem fluid, the fighting sequences are outstanding, and we love the character of Spider-Man. The film is set for release on July 5th in the United Kingdom and July 7th in the States.
In its opening weekend alone, the film has grossed approximately 103.1 million dollars in North American alone. Despite the fact that Monster won the Academy Award for Best Picture, along with a stack of other honors, it has been almost 15 years before Jenkins was given the reins to her next big project, which just so happens to be Wonder Woman .
Gal Gadot knows who to thank for Wonder Woman's wonderful success. The director is not only one of the only women helming big-budget superhero fare ( one of the two directors making Captain Marvel is a woman ), but was one of the major reasons why Wonder Woman was so fantastic.
His family says he has mental health problems and is a drug user. It turns out that the unnamed 17-year-old had attempted to steal Maycon Wesley Carvalho dos Reis' bike from outside his home, in São Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paolo, on Friday morning, when he was caught by his neighbor, Ronildo Moreira de Araújo, and together they decided that the young would-be thief needed to be taught a lesson.
The hearing will be held Tuesday at 2.30pm (local time). He was supposed to testify before the House and Senate appropriations committees about next year's budget for the Department of Justice. King said he does not know why Trump has not spoken out the way Comey has, and the way he has himself. "I don't understand why the president just doesn't clear this matter up once and for all", said Sen.
Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial don't know if they'll hear from him in person when the defense starts presenting its case Monday. The defense consisted of a single witness: Sergeant Richard Schaffer of the police department in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, who already testified for the prosecution and who investigated Constand's case in 2005.
Wonder Woman debuted this past weekend to rave reviews, and even more impressive box office earnings. Throughout the modern era of superhero films, audiences have always been waiting for one thing: A well-made female-led comic book movie .
It also won best score for its young composers, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul , already Oscar winners for the movie " La La Land ". "I still have you on there", Biden said, and quipped, "I probably ruined your reputation". Her work in the revival of " Hello, Dolly " has led to millions of dollars in pre-sale tickets (and therefore also no surprise it also banked the Best Revival of a Musical award).
Dear Evan Hansen , a show that centres on a lonely teenager who fabricates a former friendship with a classmate who killed himself, won best musical as well as best musical actor with Ben Platt and Rachel Bay Jones, who scooped best actress in a featured role.
The awards for leading actor and actress in a play went to Present Laughter star Kevin Kline , and, from A Doll's House, Part 2 , Laurie Metcalf , who beat Cate Blanchett. How about: His impression of Bill Clinton even caught the fancy of a former vice president in the audience - Joe Biden . While it won just one award, it was a biggie: Best Director for Christopher Ashley .
Prosecutors played a recording of the call, in which Cosby offered to pay for Constand's education. She denied it, sticking to her story that he made "suggestive" advances that did not lead to sexual contact. Today Cosby accuser Constand was cross-examined by Cosby's lawyers, now having been on the stand for nine hours which the New York Times has described as " grueling ".
Carl Hagelin added the empty-netter. Despite several chances and a fast-paced style, the Predators and Penguins played the first scoreless first period of this year's Stanley Cup Final . And it's the second championship in 18 months for coach Mike Sullivan, who has yet to lose a playoff series since taking over after Mike Johnston was sacked.
According to anxious sources close to the superstar, Selena Gomez has pretty much put her entire career on hold just to act like a groupie for boyfriend The Weeknd and join the man on tour! Once Tranter suggested the song was about feelings for "someone new", the assumption became that Gomez's new song was about her new boo , the Weeknd .
He couldn't hide his sadness and as he picked up Arthur's bags he said out loud: "I'm so sorry mate". "After a confidential off-camera conversation", narrator Marcus Bentley said, "Arthur will not be returning". "We have a right to know why he went". Arthur's official Twitter account linked to the Channel 5 website has yet to offer any further explanation, only cryptically tweeting after his exit: "That was the week that was".
The Cavaliers, who beat the Warriors in a decisive seventh game a year ago after trailing 3-1, are now trying to become the first National Basketball Association team to rally back from a 3-0 series deficit. If Green has another performance like that Monday , this series will end in five games and the Warriors will celebrate a title on their home floor for the first time since they moved to the Bay Area in 1962.
Bowman says that she and Christopher told the stranger they would pick up the dog, however, he insisted on dropping off the dog himself. "He comes out, and he grabs him and he starts beating him", Chelsea Bowman said. "Scott was not winning this fight at all", Chelsea Bowman said. " You shot my dad!"' the mother-of-two said, adding that she then told her children to run for help while she stayed with her mortally wounded fiance and tried to get him to wake up.
That makes the superhero film starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins the biggest opening ever for a female director. The growing success of this superhero film teases the possibility of a Wonder Woman 2 sequel . Without diving too deep into the history of film, it's no secret that female directors have had to fight tooth and nail for every project they could get their hands on.
The musical " Dear Evan Hansen ", about a boy who gets caught up in a lie after the death of a classmate, was awarded Best New Musical. Rachel Bay Jones won her first Tony for her work in the musical, capping a long career onstage with plenty of zigs and zags.
Prosecutors countered by saying "fancy lawyering" can't save Cosby from his own words - namely, his admission about groping Constand after giving her pills he knew could put her to sleep. "She's on the phone with lawyers before she told her mom anything", he said, his voice rising regularly in agitation. "She spent a lot more time trying to forget what happened than trying to remember that night".
The former senator from Alabama told lawmakers at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campaign. Comey testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday implies President Donald Trump abused his power in ways that could amount to an obstruction of justice by instructing him to drop the FBI investigation into his former national security adviser, Michael T.
Alison Brie opened up about a particularly upsetting television audition early in her career at the ATX Festival over the weekend, as reported by Entertainment Weekly . "It has not changed that much", Brie noted. Elite Daily reached out to HBO and Entourage for comment but did not hear back by the time of publication.
Oslo , a behind-the-scenes story of the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, won a much-deserved Tony for best play and Cynthia Nixon (of Sex and the City ) took the Tony for her role in The Little Foxes , a revival of the great Lillian Hellman play.
The veteran actress, who was treated to a standing ovation by the excited crowd, continued to share her appreciation and love for the award backstage. Dear Evan Hansen picked up six Tonys in all, including one for Platt. " Miss Saigon ", " Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 " and " War Paint ".
As he did so, he defended himself against allegations of improper contacts, saying, "Let me be clear: I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian intermediaries about the Trump campaign". A lot of questions for Sessions cropped up after Comey's testimony last week. Some senators on the committee are concerned that the attorney general is trying to avoid public testimony, CNN reported Sunday night.
It was a dream come true for Ben Platt to be part of the 71st #Tony Awards held Sunday at the Radio City Music Hall in NY. As widely predicted, Bette Midler won her first competitive Tony as best actress in a musical for 'Hello, Dolly!' .
He asserted that nothing in Mr Comey's testimony to the Senate pointed to collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice . Asked what would happen if the tapes turned out to be real and Trump did not give them up, Collins responded, "I would be fine with issuing a subpoena, but that most likely would come from the special counsel's office".
In addition to allegations of sexual harassment , these include a video of Kalanick berating an Uber driver, a legal battle with Google over the alleged theft of driverless auto technology, the revelation that Uber used secret "Greyball" software to deceive city regulators, and allegations that the company had another program called "Hell" created to spy on its arch-rival, Lyft.
The married Canadian co-creators of " Come From Away " say their hearts were with the people of Gander, N.L., as the hit homegrown musical was honoured at the Tony Awards . Unlike previous year, when " Hamilton " dominated the show and won 11 Tonys, the wealth was spread out this time. And Boca Raton native Rachel Bay Jones won her first Tony for best featured actress in " Dear Evan Hansen ", which won six awards.
She expressed her appreciation for "all the people who are refusing to just stand and watch them do it". Kevin Kline won his third Tony Award playing an egomaniacal matinee idol in the midst of personal turmoil in the play " Present Laughter ".
Keshia Knight Pulliam made headlines last week after appearing alongside Bill Cosby on day one of his sexual assault trial . At the time, she was director of operations at the women's basketball team at Cosby's alma mater, Temple University.
Or perhaps the pop star is preparing to release a new album and wants everyone to be humming the tune to "22" in their head before she releases it. In 2014, the Shake It Off singer pulled her music from Spotify , where she was one of the service's most popular artists, after bemoaning that artists receive a tiny royalty per song play.
Combs, 47, received a boost on this year's list after he sold one-third of his Sean John clothing line in November for $70 million. Forbes estimates pretax dollars earned from June 2016 to June 2017, using data from Nielsen, NPD, BookScan, Pollstar, Box Office Mojo, Songkick, D'Marie and IMDb, as well as interviews with industry figures.
Except, according to Colbert, that production hasn't been received as kindly as the three shows nominated for Best Revival of a Musical . With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton is a musical based on the life of American founding father Alexander Hamilton , best known to many as the face on the United States $10 bill.
Many who made the trip to the stage at New York's Radio City Music Hall for the Tony Awards highlighted the role of theatre in opening minds, touching hearts, and illuminating universal human truths. "Am I dreaming? Is this some kind of insane dream?" she asked. "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812", the most nominated show of the season, won just two awards, for set and lighting design.
Surprising no one, Midler kept doling out thanks, even waving her hand with an annoyed "shut that crap off" at one point. Midler received an honorary Tony Award back in 1974 for her contribution to Broadway, but this is the icon's first award in an acting category.
The defense says it's calling just one witness: the detective who led the 2005 investigation into allegations Cosby drugged and violated Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home. Phylicia Rashad, 68, who played his Cosby's wife on their long-running hit show, will make an appearance at some point during the trial as well, Wyatt previously told PEOPLE, adding that she is in now performing in a play.