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Bond Flick Loses Director Danny Boyle

August 21, 2018 |

Danny Boyle’s tenure as a Bond director ended up being short-lived. The 007 Twitter account on Tuesday announced that “Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli, and Daniel Craig today announced that due to creative differences, Danny Boyle has decided to no longer direct Bond 25.” Wilson and Broccoli are the film’s…
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Decade-Old Tweets Sinks Guardians of the Galaxy Director

July 21, 2018 |

“I like when little boys touch me in my silly place.” Disney doesn’t feel the same way. Deadline reports that tweet and others about rape, AIDS, and 9/11 led the company to cut ties with James Gunn, who wrote and directed the first two installments of Guardians of the Galaxy…
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Intelligence Director on Putin Invite: ‘Say That Again?’

July 20, 2018 |

President Trump has invited Vladimir Putin to visit the White House—which was news to Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats during a discussion at the Aspen Security Forum Thursday. When MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell said the White House had tweeted the announcement, the clearly surprised Coats said: “Say that…
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Director of 2001 Finally Explains the Film’s Ending

July 14, 2018 |

Ever wondered what Stanley Kubrick’s classic sci-fi film 2001: A Space Odyssey is all about? Well, keep wondering, but an excerpt from an unreleased Japanese documentary has Kubrick explaining the film’s mysterious ending, BoingBoing reports. “I’ve tried to avoid doing this ever since the picture came out. When you just…
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Mira Sorvino Says Casting Director Once Gagged Her with a Condom

July 12, 2018 |

Mira Sorvino just revealed a shockingly disgusting story about a casting director who she says scared the crap outta her for a role … by gagging her with a condom when she was 16. She dropped the bombshell Wednesday during the Hollywood…

TMZ.com

Leandra English resigns from CFPB and drops her legal fight to be its acting director

July 6, 2018 |

Leandra English is dropping her legal fight to temporarily lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and will step down as the agency’s deputy director, she and her attorney announced Friday.

English said in a statement that she made the decision in light of President Trump’s nomination last…


L.A. Times – Business

Gina Haspel nominated as CIA’s first female director: 5 things to know about the career spymaster

May 8, 2018 |

Gina Haspel, President Trump’s pick to head the CIA, is a seasoned spymaster who has avoided the limelight during a 32-year career that has included stints running overseas “black sites” where dangerous terrorists were waterboarded.
FOX News

Giraffe Kills South African Film Director

May 7, 2018 |

Giraffes aren’t exactly South Africa’s deadliest creature but they can still be extremely dangerous: A South African film director is dead after what film agency Calla Crew describes as a “fatal run-in with a giraffe on set.” Carlos Carvalho, 47, was filming close-ups of the bull giraffe at a wildlife…
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CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Kim to Discuss Summit

April 18, 2018 |

President Donald Trump sent Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo on a secret trip to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang over Easter, according to people familiar with the matter.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia

Former CIA Director to Trump: ‘America Will Triumph Over You’

March 17, 2018 |

The onetime FBI deputy director long scorned by President Trump and just fired by the attorney general kept personal memos describing interactions with the president that are similar to the notes compiled by dismissed FBI chief James Comey. The AP learned of the notes by Andrew McCabe from a person…
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