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Melina Gills

Leaked Script Pages for ‘Game of Thrones’ Final Season Confirm Fan Theory

Alleged leaked script pages for the highly anticipated eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, which will not be airing until 2019, have made their way onto the internet to be freely scrutinized by interested parties, of which there are many.

“There are four alleged scripts released,” reported Elite Daily.

Ever since George R.R. Martin failed to meet his initial writing deadline for his epic Game of Thrones novels and the acclaimed HBO adaptation superseded the source material chronologically,…

‘Frida’ Actress Salma Hayek Chronicles the ‘Monster’ Harvey Weinstein

Actress Salma Hayek calls Harvey Weinstein her “monster” in an Op-Ed today for The New York Times. She chronicles how the formerly most powerful producer in Hollywood emotionally and professionally abused her after she refused his persistent, unyielding, and aggressive sexual advances and demands.

Weinstein has been accused of sexual assault and misconduct by over eighty women and faces several lawsuits and police investigations from Los Angeles to Paris.

Hayek explains why she has only now come …

2018 Golden Globes Announce Television Nominees, Big Little Lies Frontrunner

The 75th annual 2018 Golden Globe television nominees were announced today. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association enlisted actors Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell, and Sharon Stone to present the list of nominees this morning at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

The acclaimed HBO domestic drama Big Little Lies, recently renewed for a second season, led the pack with six nominations, including for Best Limited Series, Best Actress (Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, both extraordinary), Be…

2018 Golden Globe Film Nominees Announced, del Toro and Spielberg Films Lead

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced its film nominees for the upcoming, 75th Annual 2018 Golden Globe Awards. Actors Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell, and Sharon Stone read the full list of nominations at the Beverly Hills Hotel this morning.

The beautiful, moving The Shape of Water, by Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, earned the most nominations with seven including for Best Motion Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Director.

In second place with six nominations ea…

‘Big Little Lies’ Announces Second Season, with New Oscar-Winning Director

The acclaimed Emmy-winning HBO drama Big Little Lies will officially be back for a second season. While its stars and writer will return, there has been one prominent change. Jean-Marc Vallee, who remains as a producer, will be replaced by Andrea Arnold as the director of the series. Creator David E. Kelley will meanwhile again pen the crime drama.

The original series was first conceived as a miniseries based on the Liane Moriarty novel of the same name. Its popularity and critical praise, howeve…

Hillary Clinton Campaign Knew of Weinstein Sexual Assaults and Other Revelations

“I know the President of the United States. Who do you know?”

That was apparently what Harvey Weinstein used to say to people to strongarm them. Few dared to stand up to Weinstein, but when they did, he had an impressive armory of base expletives, boastings of his power and connections, legal aides, and wealth to shut them down. It worked for decades.

Only with the extensive help of fellow power players and underlings could Weinstein become as commanding, menacing, and confident in his own capaci…