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John Wick TV spin-off titled 'The Continental'

While the film series is steadily expanding, it has been announced that a spin-off TV series is already being planned at Lionsgate TV, with Derek Kolstad as writer and Chad Stahelski as director. Once you put that aside with the TV show, [you can] expand to all the different characters and follow them throughout their journey. The series, at least in the current imagining, is unlikely to include Keanu Reeves, though his character may, naturally, be a notable part of the show's universe, ...

McConnell: We Will Not Vote on Healthcare Bill This Week

That projection is just about one million fewer than an earlier version of the bill passed by the House, which the Senate initially set out to drastically revamp, and which President Trump called "mean". Opposition to the bill from Collins and several other senators cast doubt on the notion that Republicans had enough support to pass the bill this week.

'Jake The Diamond Dog' Needs to Be Employed by Major League Baseball

Excellent form, dog. He brings the water in a basket like a good boy and waits until he gets a pat on the head before finding the next thirsty person in need of refreshment. Always a fan favorite. Naturally, I've spent more time looking up other videos of Jake than I have reading about yesterday's actual sports. Jake is a touring dog that travels across the Midwest.

'Gotham' Star Donal Logue Says Teenage Son Has Gone Missing

According to Logue, the high-school-aged youngster appears to have last been seen wearing a parka near Brooklyn's Barclays Center. "6'2" 180 lime green hoodie dark green military parka, ' wrote Logue on Twitter and Facebook. News that there is no formal complaint about the disappearance on file. Gossip Cop reports that the NYPD has confirmed an "Arlo Logue was reported missing on Monday at the exact time and location indicated in the actor's tweet ".

'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' star Michael Nyqvist dies at 56

Nyqvist's love of the arts was "felt by all who had the pleasure of working with him", the family added. He gained his first taste of worldwide prominence in 2000, when he co-starred in Lukas Moodysson's serio-comic film Together , playing an abusive husband whose wife leaves him to join a commune.

Kendrick Lamar Is Bloody And Brawling In New 'Element' Video

The new video, directed by Jonas Lindstroem & the little homies ( Lamar and Dave Free ), features striking, minimalist shots that reflect the song's lyrics and life in the inner-city. Burning houses and Kendrick's , blood-soaked victims and gun-wielding kids all paint a chaotic picture of a tragic environment. However, those softer notes seem to exist mainly to underscore the gore that dominates the visual.

Women Protest Healthcare Bill in 'Handmaid's Tale'-Inspired Costumes

On Tuesday, Planned Parenthood protestors dressed as "handmaids", a class of sex slaves from Margaret Atwood's 1985 dystopian novel The Handmaid's Tale , claiming to send a message to the GOP Senate about how their healthcare proposal will affect their lives.

Pleads Guilty In Club Fight Case

Barnes reached a deal with prosecutors and was sentenced to 10 days of community service in exchange for the plea. Rebecca Rosenberg of the New York Post noted Barnes allegedly strangled Jasmine Besiso and assaulted Myrone Powell, who had come to help Besiso, during a December 5 incident at Avenue New York .

WB is already working on a sequel to 2016's 'The Accountant'

Affleck, screenwriter Bill Dubuque , and director Gavin O'Connor are now in talks with the studio about returning for a follow-up film. The Accountant was made for a modest $44 million budget but went on to gross over $155 million, thus prompting interest in a sequel.

Large cyber attack hits European government computers, companies, banks

The apparent worldwide ransomware attack has affected at least two United States organizations, including the multinational law firm DLA Piper and pharmaceutical company Merck , according to statements by the two organizations on Tuesday.

Deadlocked Cosby jury resumes deliberations on Friday

Jurors asked to rehear testimony from accuser, Andrea Constand , and Cosby's unsealed deposition during which he admitted to give Quaaludes to young women he wanted to have sex with. In a previously sealed deposition from the 2005 case, America's once favorite dad said that he was romantically interested in Constand from the first time he saw her, though he didn't tell her that.

Transformers Get Arthurian in 'The Last Knight'

If Director Michael Bay doesn't return to helm the next episode, he'll surely be missed. This also explains why there is a lot more mythology in Transformers: The Last Knight , allowing the story to go deeper into the details and the story.

Senate Health Care Bill Will Impact 22 Million Americans

Enrollee costs, for example, could depend on their health status, with healthy people paying less and sicker people - or those with pre-existing conditions - paying more , the foundation said . Eventually, the Senate bill could have even more far-reaching effects than the CBO forecast shows. Rand Paul, one of four senators who said they oppose the bill because it's insufficiently conservative, told reporters he'll vote against the motion to proceed as well.

Spider-Man Pranks Unsuspecting Starbucks Customers in Hilarious Viral Video

I like the idea that Peter Parker has been in the universe since the beginning". Perhaps, the events in Peter's own life took that bad turn with the killing of his Uncle Ben, while the Avengers were waging war elsewhere in the city. Marvel focused on the origins story twice in its previous adaptations of their comic book hero, which has limited what has been done on film thus far.

Gareth Southgate takes positives from England's defeat to 10-man France

Those teams are the very best. "We just didn't manage that period of the game as well as we needed to, I thought we exhausted". When the chance was there to stamp its authority on the game, after France had center back Raphael Varane sent off in the 47th minute, England simply lacked composure.

Ed Sheeran's fourth album will be 'acoustic'

Fans could have a long wait to hear the new songs as Sheeran has said he would like to spend next year collaborating with other artists, including Justin Bieber who he wrote hit Love Yourself for. He's got his eye on Bieber too: 'I'm always, always up for working with Bieber. "He's doing a lot of these features then he's touring". 'But when he wants to start making another album, I'd love to be involved.

CNN tweets a correction at Trump

Two days later, three employees involved in the story's publication resigned : Lex Haris, the executive editor of CNN's investigative arm CNN Investigates, Eric Lichtblau, the assistant managing editor of CNN Investigates and Thomas Frank , who authored the story.

Tom Holland Reveals That Peter Parker Secretly Appeared in 'Iron Man 2'

Homecoming director Jon Watts have confirmed not only that Donald Glover plays Aaron Davis a.k.a. the Ultimate Prowler in the film - but have strongly hinted that his nephew Miles Morales also exists in the Marvel Cinematic Universe . "Everyone seems to have totally misunderstood what I said, and I'm so glad for a chance to say it", the Spider-Man: Homecoming producer told Fandango's Erik Davies.

Leslie Jones criticizes Los Angeles Ritz-Carlton: 'They don't like black people'

Leslie Jones has a bone to pick with one of Los Angeles' swankiest hotels. Others who did have the luxury of staying there shared that they have had similar experiences and applauded her for speaking out. Having long since worn out her welcome with rational folks, the reaction on social media was not too kind... or, as Jones is sure to say, RACIST! She was also candid while hosting the BET Awards , and poked fun at her nude photo hack.

Carmelo Anthony's reps trying to talk buyout with Knicks, though team resistant

The Nuggets were recruited into the talks to furnish the Pacers with the combination of promising young players and draft picks that they are seeking before consenting to surrender George, whose agent, Aaron Mintz, informed IN management just over a week ago that George has no intention of staying with the club beyond the expiration of his current contract IN June 2018.

Saric, Brogdon unanimous All-Rookie selections

Brogdon's rookie season was not unbelievable on paper. Brogdon started all six playoff games for the Bucks in 2017, and ranked first among rookies in the playoffs with 3.5 assists per game, and was second in points (9.0) and rebounds (4.3) per game.

US President Donald Trump attacks CNN again after 'fake news' resignations

President Donald Trump responded Tuesday morning, declaring the video proof that he was right to attack CNN as "fake news". "A company representative sent BuzzFeed News a link to the note, but did not answer other questions about why the story was removed".

Trump Admin Battling Disney Over 'Hall Of Presidents' Speech

This time around, though, a source close to the matter told Vice, Trump's team said they wanted to author the speech alone, and politely avoided speaking any further with Disney's engineering team. "It would most likely result in a call for conservatives to boycott Walt Disney World, which is the company's biggest fear". "Disney officials are bending over backwards in an effort not to be seen as disrespectful towards President Trump".

Russell Westbrook Named NBA MVP

She adds: "I remember the first time you beat me at basketball and I was very upset and-if you remember correctly-you said , 'You just have to shake it off , ' and I got an idea". Interactions and style are strong suits of the National Basketball Association, so bringing together the league's best and most recognisable players and allowing their personalities to shine should theoretically be a slam dunk.

Pharrell doesn't change his triplets' diapers

They harmonize when they cry. The Grammy victor admitted during an appearance on the Today show that he never changes any of his infant triplets' dirty diapers, instead leaving diaper duty all to his wife, Helen Lasichanh . "Man, I can not say enough about women and all kind of burdens that they carry, and the gifts that they carry. She's the best", he exclaimed. "My wife is SEAL Team Six", he added.

Safdie Brothers' Good Time, with Robert Pattinson, Gets New Trailer and Poster

It looks like Pattinson's off-the-beaten-path choices post-Twilight have finally paid off. The trailer seems to imply darker forces are at hand in the jail where the brother, Nick, may be taken advantage of. The supporting cast includes Benny Safdie , Barkhad Abdi and Jennifer Jason Leigh . In Good Time , Pattinson plays a psychologically-scarred bank robber on a mission to rescue his mentally-handicapped brother, who has been incarcerated in Riker's Island.

THE CONJURING 3 Is Happening (Without James Wan As Director)

The logline for the third installment of the popular fan-chise - The Conjuring 3 - is now under wraps but will also be based on another of the real-life case files of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. The Conjuring 3 is expected to bring James Wan back into the fold, but he is not expected in the same capacity. In addition to The Conjuring 2 , he's also known for Orphan and the reboot of A Nightmare on Elm Street .

Dylan Nobel lecture used phrasing similar to SparkNotes

Dylan , who delivered his long-awaited speech on June 5th, was handed a six-month deadline to reveal his speech after the 76-year-old refused to attend the awards ceremony on December 10th in Stockholm. In another example, Dylan said: 'There's a insane prophet, Gabriel, on one of the vessels, and he predicts Ahab's doom'. His first album was mostly composed of covers.

Police prepare for Operation Dry Water this weekend

Friday through Sunday has been designated as Operation Dry Water weekend. "Just like in a vehicle, you can be charged with operating a boat under the influence", Lt. United States Coast Guard 2015 data reveals that alcohol use remains the primary known contributing factor for recreational boater deaths. TWRA boating officers checked more than 4,000 vessels, issued 175 citations, 113 warnings, and assisted 94 boaters.

Serena Williams Fires Back After John McEnroe Diss

But things felt different. "I put it down". He said she "could beat some players". "I've got a solution". Solve the problem, and I'm sure the men would be all for this - the men and women play together. McEnroe has since refused to apologize, saying that he was just calling it "like it is". Serena had taken the pregnancy test on the insistence of a friend and only believed the result after the sixth test.

'Bachelorette' Dips, ABC and NBC Tie on Monday

Fox posted new episodes of So You Think You Can Dance (0.8 adults) and Superhuman (0.7 adults), each of which was steady with the previous week. The CW too was in repeats and had baseball on in NY. It was even in the demo, but rose from 5.8 million viewers last week, which was itself up from 5.4 million the week before. ABC's 1.3 rating was accompanied by 5 million total viewers.

Kremlin slams US warning of Syria attack

On Monday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer appeared to draw a red line on the Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday the Trump administration issued a warning to Syria over a possible chemical weapons attack after seeing preparations similar to activities before an attack in April.

USA threatens Syria, says Assad is planning chemical weapons attack

The White House has provided no immediate evidence to back up its claims. Marine Maj. Adrian Rankine-Galloway, a Pentagon spokesman, said Tuesday that the undisclosed activity was centered at least in part on one aircraft hangar at the central Shayrat air base that Tomahawk missiles hit in a barrage of strikes on April 7 that marked the first US military intervention against Assad's forces during six years of war.

North West and Penelope Disick had an adorable Moana-themed birthday party

North, daughter of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West , turned 4 on June 15, and her cousin/BFF Penelope, daughter of Kourtney Kardashian and her ex-husband, Scott Disick , is set to turn 5 on July, so the timing was ideal for a joint celebration.

Republican leaders work to buoy Senate healthcare bill

Heller, a moderate Republican up for re-election next year in Nevada, is already facing political fallout after a group started by former campaign aides to President Donald Trump and Pence promised to run ads against him. Under the Senate bill , that person would pay $6,500, partly because insurers would be able to charge older adults more. This provision requires enrollees buying insurance in the individual market to demonstrate a year of continuous coverage to enroll again.