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‘The Umbrella Academy’ Featurette Educates on Who The Dysfunctional Superheroes Are

What is The Umbrella Academy? Is it just X-Men but with siblings? The latest The Umbrella Academy featurette released by Netflix attempts to educate and explain this dysfunctional family of superheroes at the center of the series based on the comic by My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way. The Umbrella Academy Featurette It’s a little confusing that Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, David Castañeda, and Aidan Gallagher would all belong to the same family, but...
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Mary J Blige, Video Clips, Gerard Way, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, My Chemical Romance, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Reginald Hargreeves, Cameron Britton, Aidan Gallagher, Luther Diego Allison Klaus Vanya, Number Five

Who is The Umbrella Academy? New Featurette Unmasks the Netflix Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Who is The Umbrella Academy? New featurette unmasks the Netflix series Ahead of The Umbrella Academy‘s debut tomorrow, Netflix has released a new featurette for their newest comic book series. The video features interviews by the main cast talking about their characters and the show’s main theme. Check out the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[],...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Mary J Blige, Jeff, Universal Cable Productions, Eisner, Gerard, Kate Walsh, Gerard Way, Mike Richardson, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Gabriel Bá, Reginald Hargreeves

Mary J. Blige's acting challenge

At the premiere of new Netflix superhero series "The Umbrella Academy," Mary J. Blige says she was challenged by her role, while co-star Tom Hopper explains there's more to the heroes than superpowers. (Feb. 13)            [Author: AP]
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Mary J. Blige Did Her Own Stunts in Netflix’s New ‘Umbrella Academy’: ‘I Was Pulling Glass Out of My Face’

Mary J. Blige kicks butt. The singer-actress plays Cha-Cha, a villain in the new “The Umbrella Academy,” Netflix’s adaptation of the superhero comic book series of the same name. “I went all the way for Cha-Cha,” Blige told Variety on Tuesday at the series’ red carpet premiere in Hollywood. “The stunt work was amazing. I […]
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WATCH: Twitter Was Not Here for J.Lo’s Jentrified Motown Tribute Grammys Performance

When Jennifer Lopez was announced as the headlining performer for the Grammys’ Motown tribute, folks naturally scratched their heads and collectively asked: “How Sway?!?”When she finally took the stage Sunday night (Feb. 10) at the 61st annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles to perform, she did her thing, yet, something was still… missing. Twitter took notice and basically said, “Nah, sis, that wasn’t it” as they roasted the hell out of her for “Jentrifying” a Motown tribute.Maybe it was the fac...
Tags: Videos, Music, Celebs, Television, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Chile, Smokey Robinson, Michelle Obama, Pop Culture, Jennifer Lopez, Jazz, Mary J Blige, Grammys, Jlo, Jenny

Listen to an Exclusive ‘Umbrella Academy’ Track From Netflix’s New Superhero Series

This week, the strange, stylish superhero series The Umbrella Academy drops on Netflix, bringing the Eisner award-winning comics to life. In anticipation of the premiere, we’re debuting an exclusive Umbrella Academy soundtrack track, from the staggeringly prolific Jeff Russo. Hear the exclusive track below. Umbrella Academy Soundtrack Jeff Russo is in high-demand. The composer has created scores for shows like Fargo, Altered Carbon, The Night Of, Snowfall, Channel Zero, Star Trek: Disco...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Mary J Blige, Lucy, Lakeshore Records, Jeff Russo, Eisner, Russo, Gerard Way, Comic Book/Superhero, Soundtracks, Netflix/Streaming Video, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Gabriel Bá, Reginald Hargreeves

The Umbrella Academy Promo: Hazel and Cha Cha Have the Best Job

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Umbrella Academy promo: Hazel and Cha Cha have the best job Netflix has released a new promo for the upcoming The Umbrella Academy, giving us a closer look at the show’s main villains Hazel and Cha Cha. Starring Golden Globe-nominated actress Ellen Page, Robert Sheehan and Academy Award-nominated actress/singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige, the show will be available for streaming on February 15, exclusively on Netflix. Check out the video below! PB ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Mary J Blige, Jeff, Hazel, Cha Cha, Universal Cable Productions, Eisner, Gerard, Kate Walsh, Gerard Way, Mike Richardson, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy

Baftas 2019: backstage with Olivia Colman, Spike Lee and Rachel Weisz - in pictures

As the biggest film night of the year got underway in London, the Guardian’s photographer was given exclusive access backstage at the Royal Albert Hall•Baftas 2019: 73 rescued cows to Joanna Lumley – the real winners and losers•The Favourite reigns – almost – supreme as Roma takes best picture•Baftas red carpet, the ceremony and the winners – as it happened Continue reading...
Tags: London, Viola Davis, Salma Hayek, Film, Culture, Awards and prizes, Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuarón, Olivia Colman, Spike Lee, Joanna Lumley, Glenn Close, Rachel Weisz, Bill Nighy, Mary J Blige, Adam Driver

The Standout Looks From This Year's BAFTAs Red Carpet

Awards season is well and truly underway, and along with the celebration of leading talent, moving films, and gripping television comes a glittering red carpet. Lady Gaga set the precedent for show-stopping red carpet moments with her "Shallow blue" gown at the Emmys, but what can we expect from the BAFTAs this evening?From the feminine and frilly to classic old school Hollywood glamour, by way of statement-making two-piece suits, here's what our favourite stars wore to the 72nd British Academy...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, London, Viola Davis, David Bowie, Kate Middleton, Lady Gaga, Stella Mccartney, Rachel Weisz, Les Miserables, Amy Adams, Mary J Blige, Margot Robbie, Cate Blanchett, Jimmy Choo

Stars favor velvet, tulle for BAFTAs

Margot Robbie, Rachel Weisz and Cynthia Erivo brightened up the BAFTA Awards red carpet with dreamy tulle, Salma Hayek opted for velvet with Michelle Yeoh and Mary J Blige adding metallic effects to their outfits. (Feb. 10)            [Author: AP]
Tags: Salma Hayek, News, Ap, Mary J Blige, Michelle Yeoh, Cynthia Erivo, Margot Robbie Rachel Weisz

Hayek has seen changes post-Time's Up

Speaking at the BAFTAs in London, stars including Salma Hayek and Mary J. Blige discuss how the film industry has changed in the era of Time's Up. (Feb. 10)            [Author: AP]
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Grammys Producer Ken Ehrlich “Surprised” By Ariana Grande’s Epic Clapback About Why She’s Not Performing

Ariana Grande and the producer of the Grammy Awards, Ken Ehrlich, are embroiled in something like a beef right now.Ariana was scheduled to perform at the 2019 Grammys, but on Tuesday (Feb. 5)—less than a week before the live show—Variety reported that she would neither be performing at nor attending Sunday’s (Feb. 10) ceremony due to a “disagreement” with Grammy producers over what songs she’d perform during her set.An insider told Variety that Grande felt “insulted” after producers undermined h...
Tags: Music, Celebs, Christina Aguilera, Beef, Ariana Grande, Pop Culture, Jazz, Associated Press, Janis Joplin, Mary J Blige, Grammys, Melissa Etheridge, Ricky Martin, Ken, Variety, Ariana

Daddy’s Hangout Presents Mixtape Friday Volume 6

Can you believe that Friday has arrived already? This week have flown by and that means it’s time for another Mixtape Friday. The week started with the Mood Muzik set from Joe Budden and this is the first of four. Joe Budden name has been tossed around lately as the Game is trying to reignite their feud from the middle 2000s. After that my selection went to a little known artist from No Limit Records names Lil Italy. Lil Italy only dropped one album on No Limit, and it was called On Top of the...
Tags: Music, New York, World, Jazz, Mary J Blige, Joe, Muzik, Joe Budden, Lil Italy, Mixtapes/Compilation Albums, Jaime Foxx, Joe Jadakiss, Mixtape Friday, Don Cartagena, Joe Don Cartagena, Charli Baltimore Vita Jaime Foxx

On Black Girl Magic and Georgia Anne Muldrow's Latest, 'Overload'

None The song "Vital Transformation" is solemn yet expansive, austere yet hopeful. It floats along, kickdrum and handclap accents punctuating the lyrics instead of marking four-on-the-floor. The song itself a swirl, it begins with the swirling, layered incantation, "transforming changing higher spiraling higher", repeated three times, along with the insistence, "it's vital". The lyrics read like stanzas of poetry on the page, but take on a warm, relatable quality when their author, Georgia Anne...
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Did You Notice the Subtle Change Demi Lovato Made to Her Look?

Demi Lovato has a lot to be thankful for these days. The singer recently celebrated six months of sobriety and is nominated for a Grammy for her collaboration with Christina Aguilera. Lovato appears happy and healthy, and although she understandably isn't posting as often these days, when she does, it's to share special moments like voting in the California general election in November, her accolades on Spotify, or to share that she was a bridesmaid recently in a close friend's wedding. The...
Tags: Spotify, Hollywood, Sweden, California, Beauty, Demi Lovato, Mary J Blige, Southern California, Lovato, Long Beach California, Celebrity Beauty, Brows, Microblading, Christina Aguilera Lovato, Haley Buckner Zazueta, Buckner Zazueta

New Umbrella Academy Trailer Reveals a Super Dysfunctional Family 

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Umbrella Academy trailer reveals a super dysfunctional family Netflix has released the full trailer for The Umbrella Academy, revealing a super dysfunctional family of unlikely heroes in the upcoming comic book adaptation. Starring Golden Globe-nominated actress Ellen Page, Robert Sheehan and Academy Award-nominated actress/singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige, the show will be available for streaming on February 15, exclusively on Netflix. Check out the video below! ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Mary J Blige, Jeff, Universal Cable Productions, Eisner, Gerard, Kate Walsh, Gerard Way, Mike Richardson, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Gabriel Bá, Reginald Hargreeves

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Trailer: It’s Like ‘X-Men’, But Weirder

Welcome to The Umbrella Academy, an institution that’s sort of like the X-Mansion from X-Men, but a lot more quirky. The new Netflix series, adapted from the comic created by My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way, follows a family of dysfunctional superheroes who are tasked with preventing the apocalypse (naturally). Watch The Umbrella Academy trailer below. The Umbrella Academy Trailer  What if Wes Anderson directed an X-Men adaptation? You might get The Umbrella Academy, a 10-episod...
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Wes Anderson, Ellen-Page, Mary J Blige, Jeff, Gerard Way, Comic Book/Superhero, TV Trailer, My Chemical Romance, Mike Richardson, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Gabriel Bá, Reginald Hargreeves

‘Ugly Betty’ Creator Silvio Horta Seeks Sale of Laurel Canyon Villa (EXCLUSIVE)

Silvio Horta, 2007 Emmy nominated creator, writer and executive producer of the syndicated sitcom “Ugly Betty,” has his West Hollywood, Calif., home up for sale at $3.85 million. Currently at work with superstar Mary J. Blige on a musical dramedy called “Move,” Horta has owned the property since the spring of 2007, when he picked […]
Tags: Mary J Blige, Real Estalker, Betty, Horta, WEST HOLLYWOOD Calif, Silvio Horta, Laurel Canyon Villa

Surviving R. Kelly Producer Says Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, Questlove And More Declined Interviews For The Series

Surviving R. Kelly, the miniseries tracing the singer's alleged history of sexual and physical abuse, premiered on Lifetime last night. The comprehensively researched series features over 50 interviews, including with R. Kelly's accusers, family members, and friends, but it includes a surprisingly small amount of appearances from celebrities. The only musicians interviewed in the documentary … More »
Tags: Music, News, Jay-z, Erykah Badu, Lady Gaga, John Legend, Mary J. Blige, Questlove, Dave Chappelle, R. Kelly, Celine Dion, Kelly, Lil Kim, Jay Z Lady Gaga Questlove

The 8 powers Spotify for Artists gave to creators in the last year

In 2018 Spotify expanded their Spotify for Artists platform to give artists unparalleled power over their music and their profile. Here are all of the nifty and useful tools Spotify added last year. Spotify for Artists gives artists control over how their profile looks, what it says and many more vital powers on the world’s favourite music streaming service. They are always expanding the service so that artists can influence their presence in new and exciting ways and engage with their fans an...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Spotify, Feature, Music, Instagram, Christina Aguilera, La, Artists, Indie, Streaming, Rick Ross, Mary J Blige, Playlists, Artist, Independent

Why singer Chaka Khan says her upcoming role as Rose Parade grand marshal is not what she originally imagined

Singer Chaka Khan’s voice is a bit weary after a day of interviews about her upcoming role as the grand marshal of the Rose Parade,. but her enthusiasm is strong for the role she’ll play in the iconic New Year’s Day parade this year. Her sense of humor is hanging in there too, as she laughs about her initial misconception of exactly what a Tournament of Roses parade grand marshal does. “When I heard ‘grand marshal,’ the first thing I thought of was me with a baton, marching and leading the band,...
Tags: New York, News, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Radio, Things To Do, Soccer, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Khan, Pasadena, Mary J Blige, Local News, Joni Mitchell

Diddy Celebrated Kim Porter’s Birthday With a Party Attended By Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige & More

Saturday (Dec. 15) would have been Kim Porter’s 47th birthday, and even though she is no longer with us, her family celebrated her life on her special day along with a number of close friends. According to Page Six, Diddy hosted a birthday party in honor of Kim over the weekend at Giorgio’s at the Standard in Los Angeles, and the star-studded guest list included big names like Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige, French Montana and Usher. One source said legendary musician George Clinton attended the ...
Tags: Celebs, Usher, Beyonce, Montana, Los Angeles, Jay-z, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Kim, Mary J. Blige, Diddy, Porter, Quincy, George Clinton, Combs

The Super Bowl Halftime Performance Became The Least Wanted Gig

The NFL first made waves when it revealed that it does not pay its halftime acts a performance fee. The NFL may want to consider coughing up money because artists simply don’t want the gig anymore. You would think artists would jump at the opportunity to perform for a 100 million watchers.Although the NFL likes to have younger artists perform, regardless, Maroon 5 took the non-paying Super Bowl gig. The pop band reached out to a half of dozen stars to appear as featured guests, but none have ag...
Tags: Music, NFL, Atlanta, Super Bowl, Perspective, Mary J Blige, Maroon 5, Maroon 5 Super Bowl, Super Bowl Half time gig, Cardi B Andre Benjamin

Netflix Debuts The Umbrella Academy Teaser Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix debuts The Umbrella Academy teaser trailer Netflix has released the first footage from their next comic book adaptation with The Umbrella Academy teaser trailer! Check it out in the player below and look for the series to debut on February 15, 2019. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/comingsoon\/ros","adDiv":"pb_prebidjs_300x250_a","sizeStr":"[[300, 250]]","ma...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Mary J Blige, Jeff, Universal Cable Productions, Eisner, Gerard, Kate Walsh, Gerard Way, TV Premiere Dates, Mike Richardson, Umbrella Academy, The Umbrella Academy, Gabriel Bá

Diddy’s Ex Misa Hylton-Brim & Their Son Justin Combs Share Beautiful Messages to Kim Porter on Instagram

Sean “Diddy” Combs has a HUGE family—a total of six children, including Kim Porter’s oldest son Quincy, who isn’t biologically his, but he helped raise him as if he were his own.Diddy has a strong bond with all three of the women who are his children’s mothers—the late Kim Porter, Misa Hylton-Brim and Sarah Chapman—and not only that, but the women also have strong bonds with each other. RELATED: Diddy, Quincy & Al B. Sure Pay Tribute to Kim Porter on Social Media Fans have admired and respected ...
Tags: Family, Celebs, Instagram, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Kim, Mary J Blige, Diddy, Madison, Porter, Justin, Quincy, Jessie, Sean Diddy Combs, Niko

Snoop Dogg to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame will be unveiled Monday, Nov. 19, honoring 16-time Grammy-nominated rapper Snoop Dogg, four days before the 25th anniversary of the release of his debut album “Doggystyle.” Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, legendary record producer Quincy Jones and the rapper Dr. Dre will join Snoop Dogg at the 11:30 a.m. ceremony in front of the El Capitan Entertainment Center on Hollywood Boulevard where Kimmel’s show is taped. The star will be the 2,651st since the completion ...
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Jenn Stroud Rossmann's Playlist for Her Novel "The Place You're Supposed to Laugh"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Jenn Stroud Rossmann's novel The Place You're Supposed to Laugh is an impressive and insightful literary debut. Kirkus wrote of the book: "A thoughtful, caring examination of race...
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Tiesto – Adagio For strings

The post Tiesto – Adagio For strings appeared first on Stuff worth knowing about. Related Post King – The Greatest & Mary J Blige R... Nine Reasons you Should Boycott Apple ...
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Music in Media Awards Names 2019 Nominees

The Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) has announced its 2019 nominees for music in film, TV, video games, commercials and trailers. With over 500 submissions, nominees were chosen from around the world in genres of music for film, TV and video games, including dramatic feature, sci-fi/ fantasy, documentary and animation. Nominees this year include music for A STAR IS BORN, BLACK PANTHER, IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, BLAKKKLANSMAN, MANDY, and QUINCY. The 2018 Hollywood Music in Media A...
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