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Disney's first Latina princess: Elena of Avalor premiere date announced

Disney Princesses have become far more diverse over the years - we had the first black princess, Tiana in 2009 and two feminist princesses in Brave and Frozen.<p>Now, Disney has announced the premiere date for a new television show featuring their first Latina princess, Elena of Avalor.<p>The show will …

See Princess Kate in Her Carriage and Prince William on His Horse – in All Their Trooping Splendor!

It’s a fairy-tale come to life in London this morning, as Princess Kate took a carriage ride pulled by Cinderella the horse!<p>The ceremonial ride, in …

A fifth of the country’s population of large bats is descending en masse on Batemans Bay, repeatedly knocking out electricity and robbing locals of sleep<p>Batemans Bay is a picturesque coastal town known as a tourist destination on the south coast of New South Wales. But tens of thousands of visitors …

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Dear Hollywood, This Is How You Make A Movie With African Characters

You may have heard that Sean Penn's new Africa-set drama, <i>The Last Face</i>, got savaged at the Cannes Film Festival this week. Reviewers complained (and let me just note that I've not yet seen the film) that while Penn centers the story on a romance between two NGO doctors (Charlize Theron and Javier …

Netflix's huge exclusive deal for new Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Pixar movies will begin to take effect in September

In a blog post, Netflix's head of content, Ted Sarandos, announced that "from September onwards, Netflix will become the exclusive US pay TV home of the latest films from Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar."<p>The deal actually began to take effect for all films released in theaters since the start …

Former Disney Staffers Share Their Best Hacks For The Parks

<i>Photo: © RSBPhoto1 / Alamy Stock Photo</i><p>If your spring or summer plans include a stay at Disney World, you're likely aware that there are a ton of tips and tricks for making the most of your stay. But beyond "hidden Mickeys" and trading pins with characters, here are a few smart insider hacks from …

Nobody Saw This Volcano Erupt … Except NASA's Satellites

For the first time in 60 years, Mount Sourabaya erupted with a spectacular show of fiery lava — in fact, it erupted twice. But there wasn't a single …

“There is just no such thing as God”: A physicist searches for meaning in the natural world

Why are we here? What is our purpose? Only science holds the answers, argues “The Big Picture” author Sean Carroll<p>It is time to face reality, California Institute of Technology theoretical physicist Sean Carroll says: There is just no such thing as God, or ghosts, or human souls that reside outside …

Scientists Discover 3 New Habitable Planets: How Long Would It Take to Get There?

<i>This article was originally posted on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Neel V. Patel</b><p>Monday's bombshell announcement that scientists found three new potentially habitable exoplanets raised our hopes of finding extraterrestrials more than any discovery beforehand. Now then, can we go there and see for ourselves if there …

Prince: The Top 10 Official Releases You Can’t Buy. (Updated — Now you can!)

=======================================<p><i>This article was originally published on the 10th of May 2016.</i><p><i>On what would have been Prince’s 58th birthday,</i> …

9 Recently Announced Disney Movies That Could Dominate the Box Office

<b>Disney</b>'s movie business has never looked stronger, and the company's recent batch of movie announcements suggests a smart use of its entertainment properties. With breakout hits including<i>Zootopia</i>and<i>The Jungle Book</i> alreadyon the books, and potential blockbusters including <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>,</i> …

John Boehner: Ted Cruz Is 'Lucifer in the Flesh,' 'You Can Call Me Boner'

Former Speaker of the House John Boehner took a break from his golf-course retirement to open up about the state of our nation's politics in a forum …

Lenny Kravitz on Prince: 'I Feel Like a Piece of Me Died'

<i>Lenny Kravitz not only cites Prince as one of his biggest influences, but also one of his dearest friends. They met for the first time in 1990 right</i> …

Here's what 'The Jungle Book'— the most visually stunning movie of the year — looks like without special effects

One element that has driven viewers to movie theaters are the stunning visuals.<p>The film was shot almost entirely in a warehouse in Los Angeles. The beautiful jungle and all of its animals were created with CGI after shooting ended. However, everything looks so convincing that many are hailing it as …

Court appoints Prince estate administrator, sets first hearing date

The legal machinery assigned to figure out what to do about the late Prince's estate started up Wednesday: A judge assigned a special administrator to the case and set a first probate hearing date for next week.<p>Acting on a petition from Prince's sister, Tyka Nelson, Judge Kevin Eide, a district …

Theo and Sasha Spielberg—Yes, of Those Spielbergs—Have a Family Band

The children of Hollywood royalty grew up re-enacting the Lion King soundtrack in their bedroom. Now, they are recording their second album with their signature “shuffle pop” sound.<p>Let’s get it out of the way: yes, Sasha and Theo Spielberg are children of prolific director Steven Spielberg and …

Jon Hamm’s Golden Globe Is Spelled Wrong

“Guys, there’s no H.”<p><b>Jon Hamm</b> is a two-time Golden Globe winner and a six-time nominee. You’d think by now the Hollywood Foreign Press would know how to spell his name, right? And yet, while catching up with <i>Vanity Fair</i>’s executive west coast editor <b>Krista Smith</b> at the Sundance Film Festival, where …

Former Mayor Accused Of Ordering Attacks On 43 Students Breaks His Silence

The former mayor's wife said Mexican authorities threatened to arrest her children if she didn't go along with their story.<p>In their first interviews with the media since their arrests nearly one year ago, the former mayor of the Mexican city of Iguala and his wife say they didn’t order the attacks …

Before Dr. Seuss was famous he drew these sad, racist ads ... and then totally changed his mind

Most people know Seuss books as harmless, imaginative fun for kids. But Seuss's early work did have a darker, racist side — before he eventually changed his views and abandoned his prejudices.<p>Dr. Seuss' political leanings are well known — the writer was a liberal Democrat who opposed fascism in the …

'Edward Scissorhands' is turning 25 — this story from the film's production designer proves Tim Burton is a creative genius

In '90 Burton would team with Johnny Depp for the first time with "Edward Scissorhands," in which Depp plays a gentle boy with scissors for fingers who must adapt to a new life when his creator dies.<p>Like his previous work, Burton thrusts us into a bizarre world of fantasy and unique characters that …

Sure, Rihanna wants to have sex — these days she just can't

You know how Rihanna's been dating a lot of different guys? That's not your imagination: She says she hasn't had an official boyfriend since she got back together briefly with Chris Brown in 2012.<p>"I haven't been having sex or even really seeing anybody," she says, "because I don't want to wake up …

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Tom Hiddleston explains why Loki was cut from Avengers: Age of Ultron

<i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> had plenty of cameos from heroes, villains, and Stan Lee, but one familiar Marvel face was noticeably absent: Tom Hiddleston …

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Black-Footed Ferrets Have 'Big Bad Teeth' And A New Home

Black-footed ferrets have "a lot of hair, big bad teeth and a bad-boy attitude," says Kimberly Fraser. She and other federal wildlife officials are re-introducing the rare creatures to the prairie in a suburb of Denver.<p>"They're a native species. They belong here," says Fraser, an outreach …

Will Smith reveals just how 'all in' Jared Leto’s Joker performance is

Will Smith, who plays DC villain Deadshot in the David Ayer film, spoke about "Suicide Squad" on Apple's Beats 1 radio show the other day. With regards to Leto, he said:<p>Despite all the reports about Leto's Joker, the character doesn't seem to be a major part of the film, at least according to …

Baby Kangaroo Welcomes Rescued Emu Chicks with Adorable Snuggling

Seeing animals embrace each other with open arms can always melt the coldest of hearts. Throw in the fact they are baby animals and then nobody …

Obama Eats Salmon Half-Chewed By a Bear on Running Wild

The president tries out the rough survivalist lifestyle.<p>Later this year, President Obama will appear on an episode of <i>Running Wild</i> <i>with Bear Grylls</i>, in which the adventurer takes famous people to remote parts of the world. Obama and Grylls traveled to Alaska, and in this just-released clip from the …

Tyler Perry Released The Moving Video He Made For Bobbi Kristina Brown's Funeral

Notably, he cropped Brown's boyfriend out of all the photos.<p>"The Houston estate asked if I would share this tribute that I put together for Bobbi Kristina's private funeral," Perry, a close friend of the Brown Houston family, wrote on his Facebook page. "On behalf of the Brown and Houston families, …

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