"I always think music and sport are the two great things many people can understand without any need to really speak the language," Domingo told the Associated Press. The 73-year-old opera singer is a lifelong football fan: apart from 1978's match between Argentina and the Netherlands, he has attended every World Cup final since 1970. … [Read more...] about Placido Domingo to sing before the World Cup final
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This month Waititi became the first Maori film-maker to win an Academy award. He is currently working on a football comedy, Next Goal Wins, about the true story of American Samoa’s attempt to qualify for the 2014 World Cup. … [Read more...] about ‘Taika Naptiti’: director Waititi endorses Twitter thread paying homage to his snoozing
He told court on the morning William went missing: "I do remember having that feeling, sensing something was wrong in that period ... making me sound crazy." … [Read more...] about Hope for ‘Aussie Madeleine McCann’ as cops arrest loner, 78, over missing three-year-old William Tyrell
First came the predictable news that rival Warner Bros was planning its own series of linked superhero movies based on its rights to the DC Comics back catalogue (famous for Batman, Superman, the Justice League and so on). Then Sony announced doomed proposals to exploit its limited rights to Spider-Man by pushing for films based on related characters such as Venom and the Sinister Six team of supervillains. Twentieth Century Fox was at one point expected to follow suit with a run of movies based on individual X-Men characters, but at the moment seems happy putting out the odd Wolverine episode in among its series of films about the ongoing mutant battle between Professor X and Magneto. … [Read more...] about Who I gotta call to stop the Ghostbusters universe expanding?
But they claimed it was not a criminal offence and insisted they were running a legitimate business that had positive reviews online. … [Read more...] about Greedy couple who made over £9million re-selling Ed Sheeran and Adele concert tickets are jailed