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The Academy Awards, the glitziest night in present enterprise, takes place on Sunday, however the biggest drama may be not on the Dolby Theatre stage but behind-the-scenes moves to tackle the sexual misconduct scandal that has rocked the industry. Susan Monaghan bumped into the star and her husband Jay-Z at a New York resort the night time earlier than the Grammy awards.
Tapings for “The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon” have been canceled all this week following the death of the speak present host’s mother. Dolores ‘Riordan, lead singer of Irish band The Cranberries, died instantly on Monday. London’s Old Vic Theatre mentioned Thursday it has obtained 20 allegations of inappropriate conduct by its former inventive director Kevin Spacey, and acknowledged that a “cult of persona” around the Hollywood star had made it troublesome for individuals to come back ahead.
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Singer Jason Aldean and different stars honored victims of a mass shooting at a rustic music competition in Las Vegas as a substitute of accepting awards on the CMT Artists of the Yr present Wednesday evening. The singer’s long-awaited sixth album arrived just earlier than midnight Thursday and naturally, it has been all the thrill. The latest sexual assault allegations towards Harvey Weinstein may result within the first criminal expenses towards the movie mogul.
Film-maker and actor Idris Elba goes behind the camera on Monday to direct his first function movie. Netflix says Kevin Spacey is out at “Home of Cards” after a sequence of allegations of sexual harassment and assault. “Nashville” survived one previous cancellation, however the final curtain call is coming for the TV melodrama about the trials and tribulations of country music stars.