Trump’s allies claim they were assured editorial input before filmmaker was subpoenaed

Strange Chet/Getty Images CNN — Several of Donald Trump’s closest allies sat down for interviews with a British filmmaker during his final weeks as president after being assured they had editorial input on the final product, according to two people familiar with the situation, a claim that the filmmaker’s team has denied. Several people said … Read more

Bradley Cooper is unrecognizable as Leonard Bernstein in an upcoming Netflix biopic

CNN  —  You are forgiven if you don’t recognize the white-haired man in glasses smoking a cigarette in these promotional photos. He looks important but only vaguely familiar – like a long-lost uncle, or that old guy who plays chess every day in the park. It’s actor Bradley Cooper, under layers of prosthetic makeup, as … Read more

‘Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special:’ The comic says goodbye, with a little help from his friends, in a Netflix special

CNN  —  The context is more important than the content in “Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special,” a spare one-man comedy show that the former “Weekend Update” anchor, knowing that he was ill, wrote and performed in a single take at home alone before his death in September. The posthumous release provides a fitting and deeply personal … Read more

Beto O’Rourke interrupts Texas governor during update on Uvalde elementary school shooting

CNN — Democratic Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke clashed with Republican Texas Governor Greg Abbott and other officials on Wednesday at a press conference over Tuesday’s fatal shooting at an elementary school in the state. “Governor. Abbott, I have to say something,” O’Rourke — a former congressman who represented El Paso, Texas, and former Senate … Read more

Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: Megan Barnard returns to television, Tom Morris sacked, cricket news

Sports broadcaster Megan Barnard has returned to Australian television screens following the sacking of a former colleague. Fox Sports presenter Megan Barnard has returned to Australian television screens five days after the highly-publicised sacking of former colleague Tom Morris. Barnard, who has worked for Foxtel since 2013, presented Australia’s World Cup group stage fixture against … Read more

AFL news 2022: Fox Sports presenter Megan Barnard speaks out after ‘degrading’ Tom Morris remarks

Fox Sports presenter Megan Barnard has broken her silence following the highly-publicised sacking of former colleague Tom Morris Fox Sports presenter Megan Barnard has broken her silence following the highly-publicised sacking of former colleague Tom Morris, declaring that “coming out is a process and should never be taken out of someone’s hands”. Morris was stood … Read more

Curtis Reeves: Retired police captain acquitted

CNN — A Florida jury acquitted retired Florida police captain Curtis Reeves in the shooting death of a man in a movie theater eight years ago. Reeves was accused of second-degree murder and aggravated battery in the 2014 killing of 43-year-old Chad Oulson, who was on a movie date with his wife. Reeves pleaded not … Read more