Actor Priyanka Chopra slams Indian body spray commercial for ‘promoting sexual violence’
Indian actor Priyanka Chopra took to Twitter on Saturday to condemn an advertisement for purportedly promoting rape culture after it aired earlier in the day. The commercial for the male fragrance brand Layer’r Shot shows four men staring at a nervous-looking woman in a store when one of the men asks, “We’re four, there’s one, who takes the shot?” When the woman turns around, it becomes clear that the men are referring to the body spray on the store shelf. An advert romanticizing gang rape.news.yahoo.com
'Mank' leads Oscar nominations in a year of record diversity
Zhao, the first woman of color nominated for best director, is the most nominated woman in a single year in Oscar history. She was also tipped for the film’s adapted screenplay, editing and as a producer in the best picture category. “I just quietly gave thanks and felt some gratitude.”Davis, who won for her performance in 2016’s “Fences,” landed her fourth Oscar nomination, making her the most nominated Black actress ever. The Academy Awards would typically have happened by now but this year will be telecast April 25. “Collective,” the Romanian documentary about investigative journalism and government corruption, became just the second film nominated for both best documentary and best international film.
New this week: 'The White Tiger,' Salt-N-Pepa movie & Rhye
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. “The White Tiger” shows her acting chops in a way that American productions have thus far failed to. The film, from director Gabriela Cowperthwaite (“Blackfish”), is adapted from Matthew Teague’s Esquire article about his own experience. — AP Film Writer Lindsey BahrMUSIC— After a hectic 2020, all you need is the smooth and soothing sound of Rhye to help you start the new year right. — AP Music Editor Mesfin FekaduTELEVISION— The rise and impact of one of the first female rap groups is dramatized in the Lifetime movie “Salt-N-Pepa” (8 p.m. EST Sunday).
As deadly protests grow in India, many fear democracy is being eroded
Gujarat police disperse protesters during a demonstration against India's new citizenship law in Ahmedabad on December 19, 2019. SAM PANTHAKY/GettyNew Delhi The protests in India against a controversial new citizenship law continued escalating Thursday. Protesters hold placards during a demonstration against India's new citizenship law in Siliguri on December 19, 2019. "It took this (new citizenship law) for people of India to realize that we are heading towards a very, very dangerous time in India." Among those detained in Bengaluru was Ramachandra Guha, a prominent Indian historian and biographer of India's democracy and independence icon Mahatma Gandhi.cbsnews.com
Jonas Brothers Release 'Like It's Christmas,' While Tour Is Revealed to Have Earned
Get ready to sit by the fireplace and deck the halls because the Jonas Brothers have a new original Christmas song, and it's a toe tapper! "You make every day feel like it's Christmas, never wanna stop," the group sings on the chorus. Since the Aug. 7 launch of their North America tour, the group has drawn 685,325 fans to 47 performances. This comes after the brothers took a six-year hiatus from releasing music together, focusing instead on their solo careers. For more Jo Bros fun, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT: The Jonas Brothers' Happiness Begins Tour: Inside the Opening Night (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartNick Jonas Is Planning an Anniversary Surprise for Wife Priyanka Chopra (Exclusive)Nick Jonas Says Wife Priyanka Chopra Was 'Into' the Mustache He Rocked on 'Midway' (Exclusive)Jonas Brothers Honor the 'Friends' 25th Anniversary With Cute Tribute Video
Nick Jonas Says Wife Priyanka Chopra Was 'Into' the Mustache He Rocked on '
Facial hair, no facial hair -- Priyanka Chopra is "into" her husband, Nick Jonas, no matter what! "It was really special," he said of filming. And so, putting a spotlight on something like this is really special," he added. Frazer Harrison/Getty ImagesAside from Midway, Jonas also has new music in the works. RELATED CONTENT:Nick Jonas Celebrates Priyanka Chopra on Hindu Holiday Karva Chauth: 'I Love and Admire Her So Much'Priyanka Chopra Talks Anniversary Plans With Nick Jonas & His New Gig on 'The Voice' (Exclusive)
Priyanka Chopra wears mask amid New Delhi's record smog
(CNN) - Actress Priyanka Chopra has posted a picture of herself wearing a mask while filming in New Delhi, as the heavily polluted Indian capital grinds to a halt amid "unbearable" levels of smog. Be safe everyone," Chopra added, alongside a call for "solutions" to the crisis. The pollution, described as "unbearable" by Delhi's chief minister and registered as hazardous on the global air quality index (AQI), is set to envelop the region for at least another week. Chopra drew further attention to the crisis while on the set of "The White Tiger," a Netflix adaptation of Aravind Adiga's 2008 novel. "Life in the smog is very strange," Siddharth Singh, a resident of Noida, a satellite city of Delhi, told CNN.
Karamo Brown Reveals the 'Epic' Wedding Advice He Received From Priyanka Chopra (Exclusive
Karamo Brown's wedding is on the horizon, and the Queer Eye star is already getting some planning advice from a reputable source -- Priyanka Chopra Jonas! Don't linger,'" Karamo recalled, which possibly referred to her own very short engagement to Nick. However, before Karamo can really kick off the wedding planning, he's focusing on this season of DWTS, and fighting to win the Mirrorball trophy. Watch 'Queer Eye' Star Karamo Brown Give Celebs Advice Embed Code RestartRELATED CONTENT:'DWTS': Karamo Brown Reacts to Leah Remini Fighting For Him: 'It Felt Good!' (Exclusive)Karamo Brown Promises to Bring 'Sex Appeal' to Week 4 of 'Dancing With the Stars' (Exclusive)Karamo Brown Explains the Intense Death Threats His Son Received After 'DWTS' Sean Spicer Backlash'DWTS': Karamo Brown Explains Why His 'Queer Eye' Co-Stars Won't Be Attending the Premiere
Meghan Markle to Make First Trip Away From Baby Archie to Cheer on Serena William at the U.S. Open
Serena Williams is going to have some royal support this weekend! This will mark the first baby-free trip the new mom has made since welcoming her and Prince Harry's son Archie in early May. On Friday, the Palace released new information about Meghan and Prince Harrys 10-day trip with their son, Archie, by their side. Gigi Hadid Is the Worlds Biggest Serena Williams Fan at the U.S. Open: See the Funny Pics! Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Royal Tour of Africa and Their Special Tribute to Princess Diana
Nick Jonas on Mariah Carey Jokingly Saying She's 'Starting a New Band' With Him &
Nick Jonas is totally down for starting a new group with wife Priyanka Chopra and Mariah Carey! We caught up with Nick Jonas in New York City on Thursday, after the Jonas Brothers rocked out Madison Square Garden, and the singer told ET's Keltie Knight that he's "for it" too. Nick Jonas also shared his thoughts on having JAY-Z at the show. Nick Jonas went on to reveal that his wife Priyanka is a fan of their new tequila too. Priyanka Chopra Photoshops Herself Into Awkward VMAs Moment With Husband Nick JonasPriyanka Chopra Reacts to the Internet's Fascination With Husband Nick Jonas' Vacation BodPriyanka Chopra on Beauty Standards and Life With Husband Nick Jonas | Beautycon (Exclusive)
Halsey Claps Back After She's Slammed for Texting During Shawn Mendes' VMAs Performance
Halsey insists she had a good reason for being on her phone during the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Following the big show on Monday night, the 24-year-old singer noticed that people online were calling her out for texting during Shawn Mendes' performance. Halsey quickly took to Twitter to explain why she briefly used her phone during his performance of "If I Can't Have You." "Can everyone stop saying I was checking my phone during Shawns performance? pic.twitter.com/b6hiOjRVc3 Shawn Mendes Updates (@MendesCrewInfo) August 27, 2019While Halsey received a bit of backlash for her phone etiquette, she was also recognized for her standout style at the VMAs.
The Jonas Brothers Show Off 80s Swag in 'Only Human' Music Video
The Jonas Brothers are offering up '80s glory in their brand-new music video for their track "Only Human." Kevin Jonas plays the song's reggae-infused guitar licks as Joe Jonas offers up the tracks first verse of the dance floor anthem. Before the music video dropped on Tuesday, "Only Human" was already a hit. The video arrives almost a week after the Jonas Brothers kicked off their massive Happiness Begins tour in Miami. See more on the Jonas Brothers and their wives below.
The J-Sisters Are Jonas Brothers Tour Ready -- See Their Adorable #WivesOnTour Pic!
The Jonas Brothers are hitting the road -- and their wives are coming along for the ride! On Wednesday, the band kicked off their months-spanning Happiness Begins tour in Miami and Sophie Turner, Priyanka Chopra and Danielle Jonas were all on hand for the fun. Some incredible clips have also surfaced of Sophie, Priyanka and Danielle rocking out from their spots in the crowd. See more the Jonas Brothers and their spouses below. RELATED CONTENT:Daddy Yankee, Sebastin Yatra & Natti Natasha Join Jonas Brothers During 'Happiness Begins Tour' Opening NightPriyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Aren't Putting Pressure on Themselves to Have KidsJoe Jonas and Sophie Turner Get Matching Tattoos in Honor of Late Dog Waldo: 'R.I.P.
Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas Aren't Putting Pressure on Themselves to Have Kids: 'When
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra aren't planning for babies just yet. "Nick and Priyanka havent been putting pressure on having kids," the source adds. During an interview with Spotify's The Rewind With Guy Raz back in December, Jonas opened up about wanting to have kids someday. RELATED CONTENT:This Shirtless Nick Jonas Pic Has Fans Losing Their Minds: Read the Best ReactionsPriyanka Chopra Had the Best Time Celebrating Her Birthday With Nick Jonas -- See the Party Pics! Nick Jonas Calls Wife Priyanka Chopra 'My Whole Heart' in Sweet Birthday Tribute
Nick Jonas Calls Wife Priyanka Chopra 'My Whole Heart' in Sweet Birthday Tribute
The former Quantico star turned 37 on Thursday, and her husband, Nick Jonas, couldn't help but share a romantic and sweet birthday post dedicated to his "whole heart." Happy birthday," the "When You Look Me in the Eyes" crooner commented on his sweet birthday tribute. His post was quickly filled with a slew of comments from fans, wishing his wife a happy birthday. "Happy birthday sis! Instagram StoryKevin Jonas' wife, Danielle, also shared a black-and-white photo of herself sitting with Priyanka.
Priyanka Chopra Stuns in Poolside Vacation Pics Taken By Husband Nick Jonas
Priyanka Chopra is showing off her husband's photography skills! Last month, Nick Jonas revealed to Apple Music that there's a special "love letter" to his wife in one of the new Jonas Brothers' songs. "This song is a love letter to my wife," Nick said of "I Believe" on their comeback album, Happiness Begins. Read more on Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' love story, below! RELATED CONTENT:Nick Jonas Says He and Priyanka Chopra Love the Idea of Leaving Stardom Behind to Live on a FarmPriyanka Chopra Says She and Nick Jonas Still Get 'a Lot of Sh**' About Their Age DifferencePriyanka Chopra on How 'Feminist' Husband Nick Jonas Defended Her From 'Scam Artist' Claims
Priyanka Chopra Gushes Over 'Having the Most Fun' With Sophie Turner
Priyanka Chopra couldn't be happier about being a member of the Jonas family! After marrying Nick Jonas in Jodhpur, India, last year, not only did the actress acquire three great brothers-in-law (Joe, Kevin and Frankie Jonas), but she now has lifelong sisters in Joe's wife, Sophie Turner, and Kevin's wife, Danielle Jonas. Sophie is super talented, super funny and we have the most fun when we go out together," Priyanka said of the Game of Thrones star. "We had one-and-a-half months to plan, so we were just like, 'Yeah, yeah, yeah, let's get it.' RELATED CONTENT:Priyanka Chopra Says Pal Meghan Markle Was Destined for 'Big Things'All the Epic Photos From Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas' France WeddingNick Jonas Says Jonas Brothers' Song 'I Believe' Is a 'Love Letter' to Priyanka Chopra
Kevin Jonas Gushes Over Wife Danielle on the 10th Anniversary of Their Engagement
Kevin Jonas is celebrating a relationship milestone! The eldest Jonas brother took to Instagram on Tuesday to share a decade-old shot of his proposal to his now-wife, Danielle Jonas. Meanwhile, newlywed Joe wrote the emotional and raw "Hesitate" for his Game of Thrones actress wife. RELATED CONTENT:Kevin Jonas Reveals His Daughter Almost Spoiled the Jonas Brothers' Reunion Secret! Kevin Jonas' Daughter Wasn't a Fan of Nick's Wife Priyanka Chopra at FirstThe Jonas Brothers' Sweetest Lyrics About Their Wives on 'Happiness Begins'
Priyanka Chopra Says Pal Meghan Markle Was Destined for 'Big Things' and Found Her '
The 36-year-old actress covers the August issue of Elle UK and opens up about the surprising turn her pal, Meghan Markle's, life has taken. The ladies met at an event in January 2016, just months before Markle was introduced to her future husband, Prince Harry, that July. "Megs she was always meant for big things," Chopra gushes over the Duchess of Sussex. The revelation comes as Chopra reflects on her Miss World victory back in 2000. RELATED CONTENT:Priyanka Chopra Calls Out 'Racism' Against Friend Meghan MarklePriyanka Chopra Reacts to Rumors She is Feuding With Meghan MarkleHere's Why Meghan Markle Won't be at Priyanka Chopra's Wedding
Inside Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's Emotional, Ultra-Private Wedding in France
ET is learning new touching details about Joe Jonas and Sophie Turners epic wedding in the South of France over the weekend. "It was emotional for everyone involved during the ceremony because Sophie and Joe sweetly welled up. ET was first to learn that Williams would be her Game of Thrones co-stars maid of honor at her second ceremony. See more on Turner and Jonas' second wedding below. RELATED CONTENT:Diplo Jokes He Was in a 'Holding Cell' at Joe Jonas & Sophie Turner's Second Wedding After Filming Their FirstAll the Epic Photos From Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas' France WeddingJoe Jonas and Sophie Turner Celebrate Second Wedding in France