Author: Cynthia Patrick

First They Killed My Father premiered at Telluride Film Festival

Angelina Jolie’s movie, First They Killed My Father, was screened at the Telluride Film Festival over the weekend. Critics received the movie with standing ovation and there might be an Academy Award waiting, some say. Hollywood star Angelina Jolie got behind the camera in yet another production. First They Killed My Father screens the story of Cambodian human rights activist Loung Ung, from the time of the Khmer Regime in the 70s, when she was a child. Jolie met Loung Ung over 15 years ago and calls her “a dear friend”. “Reading her book taught me a lot about...

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Springsteen on Broadway tickets available today

According to an Associated Press report, the Springsteen on Broadway tickets will be available for purchase today, only through security codes. People who wanted to see Bruce Springsteen on Broadway can buy the tickets today, starting 10 a.m. However, those hoping to get their hands on the tickets can only do so via a security code, sent through a text message. The codes are being sent a few hours ahead of the sale. In order to receive a text, people had to have been registered for purchase a few weeks ago. Registration started in early August and ended on...

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VMA 2017: Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Lorde

VMA 2017 recap: Here are the highlights of music stars Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Lorde at the event, aired on August 27, from Inglewood, California. Katy Perry comes from outer space – the VMA 2017 host, pop star Katy Perry, made her appearance in an astronaut costume, commenting on the world’s latest. After joking about today’s fashion – holding an outfit from The Handmaid’s Tale – Perry, who has her own fashion business – was handed today’s paper, which featured, on the cover the title “The World is on Fire.” Wasn’t it weird that Perry did not antagonize Trump...

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MTV Video Music Awards 2017 recap: Alessia Cara, Kesha, Logic, Jared Leto

The MTV Video Music Awards 2017 had feuds, drama, suicide and racism topics and much more. Here is a recap: Alessia Cara’s make-up free appearance – the Canadian singer showed-up onstage wearing no make-up at all. Moreover, her outfit, all black, was so simple that it stood out due to it’s lack of sequins, glitter and all the shine you’d expect at the MTV Video Music Awards 2017. This was the second year in a row that the “Scars to Your Beautiful” singer appeared bare-faced. The reason? “We decided that every performance I do of “Scars to Your Beautiful,”...

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The epic Game of Thrones Season 7 finale

The epic Game of Thrones Season 7 finale titled The Dragon and the Wolf, aired on Sunday night, August 27. In the 80-minute-long episode had jealousy, romance, death and some twisted wickedness. The big upswing culminated with the confirmation all the fans were waiting for – the legitimacy of Jon’s heritage. As things unfolded in the last episode of the seventh season of probably the most watched series of the moment, viewers saw how Jon was confirmed to be Aegon Targaryen, the son of Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark and the rightful heir to the Iron Throne. Bran Stark...

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