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Who was Halyna Hutchins? Tributes paid to director of photography killed by prop gun
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Who was Halyna Hutchins? Tributes paid to director of photography killed by prop gun

The film industry has been left shocked and in mourning after cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed on set when actor and producer Alec Baldwin discharged a prop firearm. Hutchins, who was 42, was director of photography for Baldwin’s latest movie, “Rust,” a Western which was being filmed in New Mexico and stars Baldwin, Travis Fimmel…MORE

Director of photography killed, movie director injured after Alec Baldwin discharged prop firearm on movie set
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Director of photography killed, movie director injured after Alec Baldwin discharged prop firearm on movie set

On the set of the movie “Rust” in New Mexico, its director of photography was killed and movie director injured after actor Alec Baldwin discharged a prop firearm on Thursday, according to a law enforcement statement provided to CNN. Director of photography Halyna Hutchins, 42, was transported to the hospital via helicopter and pronounced dead…MORE

Lego recreates the house from ‘Home Alone’
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Lego recreates the house from ‘Home Alone’

Lego has created a nostalgic replica just in time for the holiday season. Lego’s latest fan-designed set is a replica of the house from the classic 1990 movie “Home Alone,” about the problems that arise when burglars attempt to rob the house while young Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) is, fittingly, home alone after being left behind…MORE

Ruby Rose alleges unsafe working conditions on ‘Batwoman’ set
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Ruby Rose alleges unsafe working conditions on ‘Batwoman’ set

Ruby Rose says unsafe working conditions and a toxic culture on the CW series “Batwoman” led to their departure from the show in 2020. Rose played superhero Kate Kane for one season. The Australian actor, who identifies as gender fluid and uses they/them and she/her pronouns, took to Instagram Wednesday to recall their experience on…MORE

Hollywood keeps retelling ‘Dune.’ Why this latest adaptation may be the one that takes off
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Hollywood keeps retelling ‘Dune.’ Why this latest adaptation may be the one that takes off

Get ready for the spice to flow. After a number of pandemic-induced delays, the latest movie adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 sci-fi classic novel “Dune” is landing in theaters and on HBO Max this weekend. Directed by Denis Villeneuve, with its stars including Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya and Oscar Isaac, the film is among this year’s…MORE

Cardi B and Penn Badgley are the Twitter friendship we didn’t know we needed
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Cardi B and Penn Badgley are the Twitter friendship we didn’t know we needed

What’s the relationship status when you swap Twitter avis? That’s what Cardi B and “You” star Penn Badgley did after sharing some mutual appreciation on that platform. The rapper tweeted an old video in which Badgley talks about social media and praises Cardi B for how she uses it, saying she has an “authentic relationship”…MORE

Olivia Newton-John offers cancer update
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Olivia Newton-John offers cancer update

Olivia Newton-John says she has her good days and her bad days as she once again battles cancer. In an interview with “Today’s” Hoda Kotb which aired Wednesday, the singer talked about living with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. She said these days she’s “feeling pretty good.” “I have my days, I have my pains,”…MORE

Cara Delevingne’s father suggests she was named after in-flight magazine
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Cara Delevingne’s father suggests she was named after in-flight magazine

Origin stories are a powerful part of celebrity culture that can help fans identify with the stars. Now it appears that one global star shares a curious connection with Ireland, and the country’s flag carrier airline in particular. Charles Hamar Delevingne, father of model and actress Cara Delevingne, has suggested that his daughter was named…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Friday’s Dirt

This is tragic. A crew member was killed and another injured on the set of Alec Baldwin’s new movie. A prop gun that was filled with blanks ended up misfiring so production has been stopped. Alec is reported to be the one that pulled the trigger. Snoop Dogg is set to perform at the Super…

Thursday’s Dirt

Angelina Jolie and Salma Hayek might play superheroes in the new ‘Eternals’ but right now they are just super quarantined. Both actresses were possibly exposed to Covid when they walked the red carpet at the premiere in LA. They are said to have tested negative but were isolating out of ‘an abundance of caution.’ As…