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Leonardo To Star As Leonardo

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Leonardo DiCaprio is set to portray the original Renaissance man, Leonardo da Vinci in a feature biopic for Paramount Pictures. Paramount beat out an aggressive 7-figure bid from Universal Studios for the story rights based on the upcoming biography by Walter Isaacson, adapted from da Vinci’s own notebooks, as reported by Variety.   DiCaprio seemed…

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Same-Sex Salsa Team Wows Canada, Breaks Down Stereotypes

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Team Same-Gender, an all-male group of salsa dancers from Mexico, participated in Ottawa’s second annual Salsa Convention among 70 other groups from all over North America and wowed the crowd. An Ottowa News reporter described the foursome as a highlight and a first for Canada and mentioned the group hopes to use the platform to battle…

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Flashback Friday: When Idris Elba Played An Escort On ‘AbFab’

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We recently stumbled upon a verrrry young, already insanely handsome Idris Elba as a gigolo procured for Patsy on a particularly randy episode of Absolutely Fabulous from season 3, titled “Sex.” “Sex” is one of the best of episodes of the always outrageous series. The two booze-soaked fashionistas have hit a dry spell with men…

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‘Sense8’ Co-Creator Lana Wachowski Writing Season 3

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Sense8 co-creator Lana Wachowski is not ready to say good-bye to the Netflix series or its fervent fans. Wachowski made an appearance at Vancouver Pride, along with actors from the show, Toby Onwumere, Alfonso Herrera, Max Riemelt and Brian J. Smith, after which she hosted a Facebook Live chat hinting at a possible third season…

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Director Todd Haynes Dives Deep Into The Velvet Underground

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At The Locarno Film Festival screening of his new film, Wonderstruck, queer auteur Todd Haynes revealed to Variety that his next project would focus on legendary rock band, The Velvet Underground. No stranger to music-related subject matter, this will be his first documentary and will be produced in conjunction with long-time creative partner Christine Vachon…

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New Jennifer Lawrence Thriller Is Giving Us Serious ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ Vibes

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J.Law fans and horror-film buffs are all abuzz about the trailer for Darren Aronofsky’s new film mother! While Aronofsky and Lawrence are alleged to be romantically linked (and J.Law detractors are Twitter-blaming her for the breakup of Anna Faris and Chris Pratt during production of Passengers), the chatter is also drawing comparisons of the mother!…

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Game Of Thrones Costumes Fashioned From Cheap IKEA Rugs

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Like innovative Scarlett O’Hara with her curtains, and the hilarious parody from The Carol Burnett Show – Bob Mackie’s wacky curtains-with-rod ensemble – Michele Clapton transformed a household item sold at IKEA into the fur capes worn by Night’s Watch members in Game of Thrones. While speaking at a Getty Museum symposium on Medieval dress,…

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Lucy Getting More Love From Cate Blanchett, Aaron Sorkin

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MeTV viewers who wake up, before the sun, to catch I Love Lucy or The Lucy Show (Here’s Lucy streams on Amazon Prime or Hulu) will be THRILLED to learn Amazon Studios has picked up the drama Lucy and Desi from Escape Studios. Scripted by very busy Aaron Sorkin, the role of the eternal Lucille…

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Four Classic Movie Actors You Didn’t Know Were Gay

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Gay Pride Month is celebrated nationally in June, but year-round it’s important to let young LGBT people, who might be conflicted about their sexual orientation, know that we’ve always been around — even in the background of classic movies. Here are four actors you might not have known were gay who are worth remembering. Richard…

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The Queen Is (Not) Dead. Morrissey Biopic Coming Soon

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England is Mine explores the teenage years of Steven Patrick Morrissey’s not quite charming life, before the iconic pop star and his music would go on to move millions. Directed by Oscar-nominee Mark Gill, a longtime fan of Morrissey and his seminal rock band, The Smiths, the film opened in the UK last week to mixed…

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