The Washington Post calls this ‘the most substantial political and legal threat yet to Facebook’ because it is alleged that the company has repeatedly breached historic assurances about the security of its data. But the institutionalised chaos in Washington and the political clout of Silicon Valley make it hard to be optimistic about swift action. … [Read more...] about MAX HASTINGS: The best way to fight back against greedy predators like Facebook? Stop laying bare our lives online
Films 2016 best
“Charpentier: Les Arts Florissants; Les Plaisirs De Versailles” — Paul O’Dette & Stephen Stubbs, conductors; Jesse Blumberg, Teresa Wakim & Virginia Warnken; Renate Wolter-Seevers, producer (Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Ensemble; Boston Early Music Festival Vocal Ensemble) … [Read more...] about Gwen Stefani gives bridal vibes in white gown as she performs Nobody But You duet with Blake Shelton at the Grammy Awards
Wolfe: Fire In My Mouth — Bob Hanlon & Lawrence Rock, engineers; Ian Good & Lawrence Rock, mastering engineers (Jaap Van Zweden, Francisco J. Núñez, Donald Nally, The Crossing, Young People’s Chorus Of NY City & New York Philharmonic) … [Read more...] about Blac Chyna sizzles in red dress with high thigh slits at Grammy Awards amid custody battle with Rob Kardashian
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Joaquin Phoenix, Joker - Joaquin Phoenix is being lauded for his role as unhinged Arthur Fleck in Joker. The actor took preparation for the role seriously by shedding three stone, studying personality disorders and watched “videos of people suffering from pathological laughter” to nail the sinister laugh. WINNER Christian Bale, Ford v Ferrari - The Welsh-born actor is best known for complex and tormented characters in films such as American Psycho and the Batman trilogy, often transforming his body drastically for roles. The 45-year-old had to apparently lose 70lbs to play fearless driver Ken Miles. Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood - The Django actor starred in another Quentin Tarantino film as he played actor Rick Dalton, a once-famous actor trying to find work in a Hollywood he no longer recognises. The film has been billed as a comedic drama. Adam Driver, Marriage Story - Star Wars actor Adam … [Read more...] about SAG Awards 2020 winners list in full – from Jennifer Aniston to Brad Pitt
Sam said: "I’m very lucky to be here tonight, thank you to the British academy. This is for my pal Alan Rickman, I’ll see you at the bar, thank you." … [Read more...] about Who is Sam Rockwell and what did the 2018 Oscar WINNER say about Alan Rickman in his Bafta acceptance speech?