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Billionaire landowner invests in Shetland space port

Anders and Anne Holch Povlsen invest £1.5m in the Shetland scheme while opposing a similar project near where they own land.
Tags: News, Shetland, Anders, Anne Holch Povlsen


Listen to Meryl Streep Rap in Ryan Murphy’s ‘The Prom’, and Despair

It’s been a very rough year. We’re almost at the end, folks, but if you thought we were going to make it to 2021 without having to hear Meryl Streep rap, you were sorely mistaken. Streep is one of the cast members of The Prom, Ryan Murphy’s adaptation of Chad Beguelin, Bob Martin, and Matthew Sklar‘s award-winning, Tony-nominated Broadway musical, and as is par for the course with most stage-to-screen adaptations, there’s a new original song not featured in the Broadway production. It’s called ...
Tags: Movies, Indiana, Netflix, Meryl-Streep, Broadway, Michelle Obama, Musical, Ryan Murphy, Murphy, Tony, Anders, Streep, Matthew Sklar, Chad Beguelin, The Prom, Chad Beguelin Bob Martin


Billionaire landowners oppose Highlands space port decision

Anders and Anne Holch Povlsen are concerned the site risks causing harm to protected areas in Sutherland.
Tags: News, Anders, Anne Holch Povlsen


Job promotions are down compared to last year, especially in the tourism industry

Luis Alvarez/Getty Images A newly published Workforce Insights report by George Anders, LinkedIn’s senior editor at large, using research from the social network’s Economic Graph team examined year-over-year changes for hiring and promotions. In August, promotions are 40% below last year's leve, while hiring is about the same as last year. Anders notes that the end of April 2020 saw the worst year-over-year decline since the start of the pandemic, with promotions 60% below levels during t...
Tags: Google, Jobs, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Linkedin, Promotions, Anders, Madison Hoff, Luis Alvarez Getty, George Anders LinkedIn, Economic Graph


Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series Title Possibly Revealed

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Beauty and the Beast prequel series title possibly revealed We may still be a ways away from seeing the Beauty and the Beast prequel series centered on Luke Evans’ Gaston and Josh Gad’s LeFou but now, thanks to legendary composer Alan Menken, it appears we may know the title of the Disney+ project. (Via Collider) RELATED: Luke Evans Gives Update on Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone |...
Tags: Movies, Time, Disney, Evans, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson, Kevin Kline, Belle, Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor, Bill Condon, Dan Stevens, Tucker, Alan Menken, HOROWITZ, Howard Ashman


Luke Evans Gives Update on Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Luke Evans gives update on Beauty and the Beast prequel series Last March, it was announced that Disney+ was developing an untitled Beauty and the Beast prequel series which will center around Gaston and LeFou with Luke Evans (The Hobbit trilogy) and Josh Gad (Frozen) attached to reprise their villain roles from the 2017 live-action film. In a recent interview with Collider, Evans has finally opened up about the project by revealing the status of the series’ current devel...
Tags: TV, Movies, Time, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Evans, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson, Kevin Kline, Belle, Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor, Dan Stevens, Josh, Rick


A Deliberate Tribute

I was saddened to learn earlier today that Anders Ericsson, creator of deliberate practice theory, recently passed away. Longtime readers of mine know that his work greatly influenced me. I never met Anders in person, but we shared a sporadic correspondence that I cherished. I thought it appropriate to offer a brief personal tribute to his powerful ideas. Anders tackled the fundamental question of how experts get really good at what they do. The framework he proposed, which clarified a lot of c...
Tags: College, Uncategorized, Mit, New York Times, Malcolm Gladwell, Gladwell, Anders, Geoff Colvin, Anders Ericsson


Texas man gets emotional remembering police confrontation

Tye Anders says he replays the traumatic police confrontation captured in dramatic bodycam video over and over in his head. Anders spoke to CNN's Alisyn Camerota about the moment his 90-year-old grandmother intervened and tried to defuse the situation.
Tags: Texas, News, Cnn, Stories, Alisyn Camerota, Anders, Tye Anders


Ski News Roundup for the Week: Marit Bjørgen is Back (Just not on the World Cup)

  Marit Bjørgen carries the Norwegian flag across the finish line as Norway wins the women’s 4-by-5-kilometer relay at the 2017 Nordic World Championships in Lahti. It was Norway’s 100th world championship medal. Bjørgen Returns:  Reported last week by several news outlets, retired World Cup star from Norway, Marit Bjørgen, will return to racing next season. Bjørgen (40), will be a member of Team Ragde Eiendom, managed by Jörgen Aukland. (The team is owned by Anders and Jørgen Aukland.)  ...
Tags: General, News, Sport, Skiing, Davis, Norway, Andrew Davis, Jessie Diggins, Lahti, Anders, NRK, Marit Bjørgen, Bjørgen, Therese Johaug, Horrocks, Visma


Did a Houston cop set up George Floyd years before Minnesota cops killed him? How militarized policing escalated protests; 50 years of ignoring 'accumulated grievances,' and other stories

It's been a crazy few days for those of us who work on criminal-justice reform. The news right now is filled with analysis and accounts of all the protests, so I won't rehash it all. But here are a few odds and ends that merit Grits readers' attention: George Floyd in Texas We've been learning more about George Floyd, who died in Minnesota at the hands of police but grew up in Texas and was a victim of corrupt police here, as well. Mike Hall at Texas Monthly wrote a brilliant profile of Floy...
Tags: Texas, Minnesota, Law, America, Austin, Houston, US supreme court, Texas Rangers, Ku Klux Klan, Mike, Houston Chronicle, Midland, Floyd, Marshall Project, Supreme Court Justice, San Antonio Express News


Video Shows Grandma Shielding Black Grandson From Cops Aiming Guns At Him After He Allegedly Ran a Stop Sign

A video that surfaced online over the weekend showing multiple police officers, with their firearms drawn, arresting a 21-year-old African American man has drawn backlash from many. Tye Anders, of Midland, TX, is seen lying on the ground as multiple police vehicles surround him in the dramatic video from Saturday (May 16). “Stay calm,” one of the officers is heard saying in the video. “Put the guns down. I’m scared. I’m scared,” Anders responded. According to reports, Anders was stopped becau...
Tags: Videos, Texas, News, Cops, Police, Viral Videos, Jazz, Police Brutality, Racial Profiling, Midland, Moore, Midland Texas, Anders, Justin Moore, Midland Police Department, Midland TX


5 Aladdin Characters That Should Get A Disney+ Spinoff Before Prince Anders

Can we use our wishes on these ideas instead, Disney+?
Tags: Religion, Disney, Anders


What is needed to reopen the country? CNN's Anders...

What is needed to reopen the country? CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta talk to White House task force member Dr. Deborah Birx about what it would take to scale testing and contact tracing in the US.
Tags: Health, White House, Cnn, Anderson Cooper, Sanjay Gupta, Anders, Deborah Birx


Alan Menken Crafting Music for Disney+ Beauty and the Beast Prequel

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Alan Menken crafting music for Disney+ Beauty and the Beast prequel Alan Menken has had a historic relationship with Disney for over 30 years now and after developing music for the original Beauty and the Beast with Howard Ashman and for the 2017 remake with Tim Rice, he has revealed in a Young Artists of America video that he will be returning to craft music for the upcoming Disney+ prequel series centered on Gaston and LeFou. Menken’s chat with the performing arts orga...
Tags: TV, Movies, Time, Disney, Oscar, TV News, Evans, Beauty and the Beast, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson, Kevin Kline, Belle, Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor, Bill Condon, Dan Stevens


Disney+ Developing Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disney+ developing Beauty and the Beast prequel series Disney is taking advantage of its streaming service for another extension of one of its hit live-action remakes Beauty and the Beast with a prequel series set to focus on Luke Evans (Murder Mystery) and Josh Gad (Frozen 2)’s Gaston and LeFou, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: The Walking Dead’s Cailey Fleming Joins Disney+’s Loki Series The series, which is being penned by Once Upon a Time creators Eddy K...
Tags: TV, Movies, Time, Disney, Oscar, TV News, Streaming, Evans, Beauty and the Beast, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson, Kevin Kline, Belle, Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor, Bill Condon


Aladdin Sequel Officially Ordered by Disney

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disney officially orders Aladdin sequel Though it received a mixed reception from critics, audiences seemed to connect with Disney’s live-action adaptation of Aladdin, pushing it to over $1 billion at the global box office, and the House of Mouse is following the money as they have officially greenlit a sequel, according to Variety. RELATED: Disney ‘Certainly Talking’ About an Aladdin Sequel Talks have been underway for a sequel since August ’19, a few months after the...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Power Rangers, Guy Ritchie, Compton, Orient Express, Aladdin, Lin, Ritchie, Jafar, Agrabah, Anders, Billy Magnussen, ComingSoon, Movie News, Jack Ryan


Peter Sarsgaard On CBS All Access’ Ambitious Crime Drama ‘Interrogation’: ‘Narrative Story To Me Is Very Important, There’s Certainly A Lot Of Story in This’

CBS All Access has released its latest original streaming series Interrogation starring Peter Sarsgaard as Detective David Russell. This fresh take on “crime drama” allows viewers to choose their own path through the first season and step into the shoes of a detective trying to crack the case. Episodes one and ten are designated to be watched first and last respectively, but the other eight episodes can be watched in any order, allowing for a unique experience to viewers watching around the worl...
Tags: Cbs, Only CBS, Interrogation, Peter Sarsgaard, Peter, Russell, Anders, David Russell, Matt Weiss, Sarsgaard, CBS All Access Start


TrustNordisk Boards Martin Zandvliet’s ‘The Marco Effect’

TrustNordisk has picked up international sales rights to Martin Zandvliet’s next crime-thriller “The Marco Effect” which is based on Jussi Adler-Olsen’s bestselling novel by the same name. The screenplay for “The Marco Effect” is written by Anders F. August (“A Fortunate Man”) and was co-written by Thomas Porsager. The film follows 14-year-old Marco, a homeless […]
Tags: News, Global, Marco, Martin Zandvliet, Anders, TrustNordisk, Jussi Adler Olsen, Thomas Porsager


Thousands Descend On Virginia Capitol Hours Before Pro-Gun Rally Begins

Early Monday morning, thousands have descended on Virginia’s capital city for a pro-gun rally intended to protest the state Democratic leadership’s plans to pass gun-control legislation. According to the Associated Press Monday morning, several thousand activists appeared hours before the 11 a.m. rally was scheduled to begin. The AP noted that most of the activists are white and male, many clothed in camouflage and are seen waving flags in support of President Trump. The AP reported that both ...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, Virginia, Ap, Associated Press, Charlottesville, Gun Rights, Richmond, Virginia State Police, Anders, Ralph Northam, Northam, Capitol Square, Summer Concepcion, Chris Anders


Listen to the Christmas Eve message from the first humans orbiting another world (1968)

On Christmas Eve, 1968, astronauts Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and Bill Anders, the first humans to orbit another world, delivered a Christmas Eve message from above the lunar surface. From NASA: "We were told that on Christmas Eve we would have the largest audience that had ever listened to a human voice," recalled Borman during 40th anniversary celebrations in 2008. "And the only instructions that we got from NASA was to do something appropriate." "The first ten verses of Genesis is the fou...
Tags: Video, Space, News, Religion, Christmas, Nasa, Astronauts, Lovell, Anders, Bill Anders, Frank Borman Jim Lovell, Borman


Disney+ Movies and TV Titles for January 1-10 Released!

Disney+ Movies and TV Titles for January 1-10 Released! Disney+ has revealed the full list of new movies and TV titles that are coming on January 1-10, 2020. This includes the premiere of the final two episodes of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Season 1, and new episode for Kristen Bell’s Encore!, The World According to Jeff Goldblum and more. Check out the full list below (via Collider)! The first half of January will also see the streaming debut of Disney’s blockbuster live-ac...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, America, Antarctica, TV News, Streaming, Kristen Bell, Hulu, Alcatraz, Jeff Goldblum, Aladdin, Bob Iger, Anders, ComingSoon, Movie News


The 100 Best Horror Movies of the Past Decade [Part One]

Welcome to part one of our countdown of the 100 best horror movies the past decade. This entry tackles entries 100-76. Naturally, we’ll reach our grand climax on October 31. I cannot stress how much work over the last decade I put into covering the horror genre. I’ve watched and reviewed 100-plus new-release horror films per year, for 10 consecutive years, whether that’s theatrical, streaming, or straight video-on-demand. Entries 100-76 are no consolation prize. I’m starting my congratulations...
Tags: Amazon, Jessica Chastain, Movies, Horror, Malcolm McDowell, Features, Adrian Grenier, Rose Byrne, John, Quentin Tarantino, Tehran, Leigh Whannell, Young, Thompson, Reservoir Dogs, Stephen Curry


‘Countdown’ Set Visit: A Demon, a Deadly App, and Tom Segura All in One Movie

A demon is giving the group of us thumbs up. Underneath the prosthetics, the very tall man is all smiles, hamming it up for us set visitors and his fellow co-workers. It must be uncomfortable as hell underneath all that makeup, but actor Dirk Rogers isn’t displaying any hints of annoyance. He was fooling around, asking what’s up and making wildly comical gestures. It was just another day at the office on the horror movie Countdown, a movie about an app that lets you know the time you’ll kick th...
Tags: Movies, Horror, PA, Features, House, Quentin Tarantino, Eli Roth, Berger, Countdown, Arnold, Clive Barker, Michael J Fox, Segura, Teen Wolf, Derek, Stx Entertainment


Photos of the solar system over the last 110 years reveal humanity's thirst for exploration. See the best images from the decade you were born.

NASA spacecraft and telescopes have captured stunning photos of the solar system for decades.  The first image taken in space came from a rocket camera in 1946. Before that, astronomers took black-and-white images of celestial objects using telescopes on Earth. If you were a kid in the 1960s, you grew up with the first images taken on the moon. Since the 1970s, spacecraft have been visiting the solar system's distant planets, returning photos of turbulent atmospheres, colorful rings, and bizar...
Tags: Trends, Nasa, Earth, Bbc, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Europa, Pluto, Neptune, Neil Armstrong, Cassini, Soho, Soviet Union, McDonald, Galileo


The coolest photos of the solar system taken in the decade you were born

NASA spacecraft and telescopes have captured stunning photos of the solar system for decades.  The first image taken in space came from a rocket camera in 1946. Before that, astronomers took black-and-white images of celestial objects using telescopes on Earth. If you were a kid in the 1960s, you grew up with the first images taken on the moon. Since the 1970s, spacecraft have been visiting the solar system's distant planets, returning photos of turbulent atmospheres, colorful rings, and bizar...
Tags: Trends, Nasa, Earth, Bbc, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Europa, Pluto, Neptune, Neil Armstrong, Cassini, Soho, Soviet Union, McDonald, Galileo


Sex study explores 'bad' orgasms

A new study finds that reaching an orgasm doesn't always indicate the sexual encounter was pleasurable.A variety of reasons were reported by participants for "bad" orgasms.Communication is key to improving sexual experiences, maintain the scientists. None The psychology of human sexual behavior is often not what you'd expect. Even if sex is consensual and leads to an orgasm, that experience can still be very negative, reveals a new study.The study was co-authored by Sara B. Chadwick, a PhD can...
Tags: Sex, Relationships, Women, Communication, Innovation, Men, Body Language, Rutgers, Queen s University, Anders, Human body, Sari M van Anders, Sex health, Sara B Chadwick, University of Michigan Miriam Francisco, Psypost Chadwick


2020 NHL Draft Rankings: Fisher’s Top 124 for October

Fisher’s Top 124 Preseason Rankings The 2020 draft year is now in full swing across the hockey world. It started, in earnest, with the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in August — after which I published my preseason rankings — but most the top prospects have since played around 10 league games to provide a sample size worth evaluating. The European leagues have been running a little longer, but the CHL and other North American junior leagues are catching up in total games played. There have been so...
Tags: NHL Entry Draft, Prospects, 2020 NHL Draft, 2020 NHL Draft Rankings, Top Story


A Christmas Carol: Apple Acquires Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds Musical

A Christmas Carol: Apple acquires Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds musical The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Apple has acquired Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds’ A Christmas Carol musical following a bidding war for the project. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag.cmd.push(function() { var stand...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Lionsgate, White House, Michael Bay, Netflix, Canada, Bill Murray, Charles Dickens, Robert Zemeckis, Ryan Reynolds, Will Ferrell, Dick, Carol, Morris, Ferrell


Disney Drops Speechless Music Video From the Aladdin Soundtrack

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disney drops Speechless music video from the Aladdin soundtrack Ahead of Aladdin‘s theatrical release, Walt Disney Pictures has dropped the full music video for Princess Jasmine’s new original song “Speechless,” composed by Oscar winner Alan Menken (La La Land) and co-written by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (The Greatest Showman). Performed by Naomi Scott, you can check out the video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Jafar, Benj Pasek


New Aladdin Featurette Highlights Princess Jasmine

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin featurette highlights Princess Jasmine Walt Disney Pictures has released a new character featurette for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, highlighting Naomi Scott’s portrayal of Princess Jasmine. It also features our first official preview of Jasmine’s original song titled “Speechless” which was composed by Alan Menken (La La Land) and co-written by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (The Greatest Showman). Check out the video below! PB ...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Jafar