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Scarlett Johansson’s Rendezvous with ‘Psycho’

The sultry Scarlett Johansson or ScarJo as she is popularly referred to will next be seen starring in the famous ‘shower scene’ from Alfred Hitchcock’s classic ‘Psycho’. The production which is a drama based on the history of the making of the timeless horror movie will see Johansson step into the shoes of one of…

Colbert Report Comes Back on Air

After mysteriously canceling the tapings of two episodes of the Colbert Report last week, Stephen Colbert finally returned back in front of the camera on Monday night. While there were a number of rumors doing rounds all around regarding the ‘real’ reason for the comedian’s unexplained absence, he subtly explained it by paying tribute to…

Mardi Gras Begins in New Orleans

Colors, beads, men and women; elaborate costumes, fancy floats and and absolute joy in the air! These are the traits that make Mardi Gras one of the most celebrated festivals around the globe! This age old carnival comes with many names and on various occasions in different parts of the world, but no matter when…

Pakistan Roots for Sharmeen at the Oscars

The Pakistani media reflected the public sentiment of pride and excitement when the news first came out that a Pakistani documentarian, Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy had been nominated for the Oscars. This is the first time that a Pakistani has been nominated for Hollywood’s most esteemed trophy. Chinoy’s nomination is credited to her work ‘Saving Face’,…

Dorothy’s Slippers to be Conserved

Remember Dorothy’s ruby slippers from the 1939 classic, ‘Wizard of Oz’? Well, the sparkling foot wear will now be removed from a Smithsonian exhibit after Wednesday next to be conserved. The famous shoes are old and need to be repaired for a future exhibition at the National Museum of American History. The shoes will reappear…

Guests Begin Arriving at Whitney Houston’s Funeral

New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey started witnessing the arrival of guests from approximately 8:45 a.m. Saturday. As the celebrity guests started stepping out of their limousines at the church -where Houston had been a regular during childhood – a choir and band began performing. The invitation-only service will include Houston’s “The Bodyguard”…

All Time Oscar Records

The Oscar ceremony is around the corner and while we’re some good 6 days away from knowing the results, we can take a little walk down memory lane to take a look at the record creating artists and filmmakers. Read on to find out who has had most nominations in a category, who has taken…

Top 5 Most Eligible Bachelors

The world is full of hunky, absolutely to-die-for-good-looking-bachelors. So what if they seem to be a little out-of-bounds owing to their larger than life careers?! There certainly is no harm in spending a few moments ogling at their handsome faces and finding out what makes them so, absolutely eligible! So, in no particular order, here is…