Real guns may be safe for filming, says Matthew McConaughey

Since the death of a director of photography, Halyna Hutchins, killed by an accidental shooting by the actor Alec Baldwin on the set of the film “Rust”, calls to ban firearms on the sets have multiplied. A petition to this effect had gathered nearly 80,000 signatures on Friday. Alec Baldwin activated during a rehearsal a … Read more

Youth immigration at the opening of Fespaco in Burkina

“It’s the premiere, it’s the film that launches all the screenings that will follow. It is sure that throughout the week we will have a lot of films that will cheer us up.“, indicated the Burkinabè Minister of Culture, Élise Thiombiano. “Atlantic“recounts the sea crossing of a young migrant from the Senegalese coast. The film … Read more

Angelique Kidjo, Davido and other mainland celebrities plead for vaccine donations

People now have the choice between the Pfizer vaccine and that of Astra Zeneca. The province of North Kivu, located in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is one of the regions with a high number of cases and deaths linked to the coronavirus. Provincial authorities on Wednesday launched vaccination with doses … Read more

Naomi Campbell and Nigerian Kenneth Ize open Fashion week in Paris

Nigerian Kenneth Ize, sponsored by star model Naomi Campbell, will open Spring-Summer 2022 Women’s Ready-to-Wear Week, with a parade at the Palais de Tokyo in the evening. During this first day traditionally dedicated to young designers, the Weinsanto brand of Victor Weinsanto will also parade, which recently joined the official calendar and is a fan … Read more

The new James Bond unveiled next week

Before putting away his tuxedo in the closet, the 53-year-old British actor will be put to the test: chases, explosions, shootings … the trailer suggests an intense episode, rich in stunts and gadgets, in the pure tradition of 007. With a year and a half late due to the pandemic, the film will be unveiled … Read more

“Disfigured” by aesthetic care, a top model claims 50 million dollars in compensation

She said this week to have been “irreparably disfigured” by a cosmetic treatment that went wrong five years ago, in a message to her more than 980,000 subscribers on Instagram. Supposed to be slimming, Zeltiq’s “CoolSculpting” treatment had the opposite effect of multiplying his fat cells, thus modifying his face. It uses the technique of … Read more

Artist Joséphine Baker will enter the Pantheon on November 30

The ceremony will make the famous magazine leader, born in Missouri and buried in Monaco, the first black woman to rest in the secular necropolis. “On July 21, President Macron granted us an interview,” entrepreneur Jennifer Guesdon, one of the personalities defending pantheonization, told AFP, and “when the president said yes, (it was a) great … Read more

Actress Reese Witherspoon Sells Production Company For $ 900 Million

A media start-up in the making, backed by investment firm Blackstone Group – which will be led by former Disney executives Kevin Mayer and Tom Staggs – has acquired Reese Witherspoon’s media conglomerate Hello Sunshine. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Blackstone-backed company paid $ 900 million for Hello Sunshine, including $ 500 million … Read more

Angelina Jolie wins legal battle against ex-husband Brad Pitt

The two stars, who have six children and were once Hollywood’s hottest couple, filed for divorce in 2016 and have since clashed through solicitors. In May, the judge appointed to rule on their separation – who also celebrated their marriage in France in 2014 – granted Brad Pitt joint custody of his children. This magistrate, … Read more

LeBron James king of the North American box office with the new Space Jam

The film, a mixture of animation and real shots, is a continuation, 25 years later, of the legendary original “Space Jam”. The current basketball superstar LeBron James is headlining this time, in place of Michael Jordan. In this new installment, LeBron James must ally himself with Bugs Bunny and the other Looney Tunes to rescue … Read more