A P-plater who filmed an elderly man weaving through head-on traffic while driving on the wrong side of a motorway has been fined $337. The sedan was seen speeding east along the westbound lanes of Sydney's M5 motorway in Liverpool about 10.25pm on December 30. The 68-year-old driver was pulled over a short time later and 'spoken to about his actions' before being let go. Police lodged a fitness to drive application against the elderly motorist, but said no further action was expected to be taken. The concerned P-plater who filmed the dangerous behaviour, on the other hand, was on Saturday slapped with a $337 fine and 10 demerit points. Poll Was it fair for police to fine the P-plater who filmed the wayward driver Yes 32 votes No 64 votes Now share your opinion The whopping penalty for using a mobile phone while driving was handed down due to it taking place during a double demerits period. Social media users jumped to the young driver's defence, pointing out … [Read more...] about P-plater loses 10 demerit points and is fined $300 for using his phone to film an elderly man driving the wrong way down a highway – but is it fair?
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JENNIFER Lopez made and starred in her new movie Hustlers "for free", she revealed on Monday. The superstar actress and singer, 50, said she produced the film - in which she plays stripper Ramona Vega - out of "love". In a GQ video published on Monday, she said: "I didn’t get paid a whole bunch of money for Hustlers. "I did it for free and produced it. Like Jenny From The Block - I do what I love." The On The Floor singer also told of her pride at creating a completely female-led Hollywood film. She stars in the crime drama with an all-female lead cast including Constance Wu, Julia Stiles, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart, Lizzo and Cardi B.She told the magazine: "It became a movement - this is our movie, where we run s***. "They know it’s all women producers, woman director, woman writer, all women starring in it. "We’ve been watching men take advantage of women in movies for a long time, so it was a fun ride to see the tables turned." In the film, released in September, … [Read more...] about Jennifer Lopez reveals she starred in Hustlers movie ‘for free’ and says she made film out of ‘love’
The first feature film about the 2018 Tham Luang cave rescue of 12 boys and their football coach had its Bangkok premiere on Monday, with rescuers who played themselves in the movie walking the red carpet. Thai-Irish director Tom Waller’s The Cave tells the story of the summer 2018 mission in northern Thailand, which saw around 7,000 people help efforts to retrieve the Wild Boars football team members from a flooded cave system. The rescue, which gripped much of the world with blanket media coverage, has become a valuable brand. Netflix signed the rights to tell the boys’ stories in a film or TV series, and Universal is making a Tham Luang film. Released in Thailand 16 months after the rescue was completed on 10 July 2018, The Cave, an independent film, is the first big-screen project out of the traps. There has been little sign of Thai public unease at commodification of the rescue, during which retired Thai navy seal Saman Kunan died. “This movie gives us more … [Read more...] about Thai cave rescue film opens in Bangkok
STELLA McCartney’s new Autumn range includes a shirt that is a bit “Hey Rude” as it features a huge penis-shaped cloud across the front. A model showing off the expensive garment seemed to be oblivious to what was emblazoned across it. The trendy piece is part of the 47-year-old Stella’s new men's collection. The outfit, which isn't for sale yet, is completed by a long-sleeved cream turtleneck, smart black trousers and motorcycle boots. It is one of 34 released and takes inspiration from dad Paul's Yellow Submarine animated film, which was revived for its 50th anniversary last summer. On the bottom of the shirt Paul, John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison are depicted parading through a surreal landscape with bizarre rabbit-like creature Jeremy Hillary Boob, PhD, in tow.The strange images surrounding the band also featured in the film, which was later made into an album and is illustrated by German artist Heinz Endelmann. The range, which is also … [Read more...] about Stella McCartney’s new men’s range inspired by Beatles film Yellow Submarine includes a shirt with a penis-shaped cloud on the front
A couple seen unloading a trolley-load of baby formula into their car boot has clashed with a passerby after being confronted. The pair was spotted with about 30 tins outside Koala Kingdom exporters in Sydney's Hurtsville. The passerby named Anthony began filming them as they packed the tins before a heated exchange unfolded. A couple has been caught unloading a bulk load of baby formula into their car from a shopping trolley outside an export shop 'I'll call the police,' the man yelled at Anthony. He chased after Anthony, telling him to stop as he grabbed his phone from his pocket. The man then told Anthony to wait as he called the police. 'Don't touch me,' Anthony can be heard saying in vision of the exchange. Anthony shared the footage with 2GB, telling them he thought it was unfair that much-needed baby formula was being sent overseas when Australian families were struggling to find it. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next ‘We’re struggling to feed our … [Read more...] about ‘He just went off, he went crazy’: Couple spotted unloading a trolley full of baby formula into their car boot lash out at shoppers for filming them in the act