New Yorker magazine last month reported on McDougal's alleged affair and a move by American Media to pay her for rights to her story, which it never published. Trump's wife Melania Trump gave birth to the president's youngest son Barron in 2006. McDougal said her lawyer at the time, Keith Davidson, secretly negotiated with Michael Cohen, Trump's personal lawyer, on the AMI deal. Cohen has acknowledged arranging to pay Daniels for her silence during the 2016 presidential campaign.
A New York state judge on Tuesday said US President Donald Trump must face a defamation lawsuit by a woman who accused him of sexually harassing her after she appeared on his former reality TV show. He later said the comments were locker room banter and his campaign issued an apology from him if anyone was offended. TRUMP BRANDED ALLEGATIONS LIES Zervos had met Trump when she became a contestant on The Apprentice in 2005.
The producers of television series The Crown apologized on Tuesday for paying the award-winning actress who played Queen Elizabeth less than her male co-star but said nothing about redressing the past imbalance. Neither Foy, Smith nor Netflix have commented on the issue and the size of the pay disparity is not known. The producers said they were absolutely united with the fight for fair pay and for a rebalancing of the industry's treatment of women.
The cast of Netflix's Stranger Things have reportedly renegotiated their salaries for Season 3 of the hit show, and they've come out of it pretty darn well. The kids - Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin and Noah Schnapp - will be making about 12 times what they've made up to this point, at about $250,000 per episode.
He was the highest paid actor on television, but Ronit Roy decided to forego his TV star status due to the dearth of well-written characters. There came a point where I said I love my art and craft so much that I can't just keep doing it for money. In the initial days of his career, Ronit appeared in films like 'Jaan Tere Naam', Ajay Devgn-starrer 'Hulchul', 'Army' with Sridevi among others.
All eyes are on Jana Sena Party (JSP) leader Pawan Kalyan after he bashed the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) at a public meeting recently. Apparently, in the upcoming elections, the actor has decided to stand alone, without forming allies with any other party. He didn't take any issues seriously, which is when Pawan Kalyan decided to go against the TDP. The actor is now busy concentrating on the constituency wise issues and the right persons to choose for his party.
Abhijith Vijayan won't forget the day he first met God - his God Padma Shri KJ Yesudas. Yesudas's secretary Rohit spotted him and took him to the singer and said, This is our Abhijith. I have never felt that I sing in his voice but I have been happy about the comparison because I consider it as a blessing. I was never imitating his voice; if I want to, I would love to imitate his life, completely devoted to music, he says.
That's why I have been associated with a NGO - Educate Girls, says Katrina. The actress adds that the job of helping send girls to school is not an easy one. The actress believes that education is the first step for girls. With education, young girls will not fall prey to child marriages and abusive relationships, says Katrina.
After winning awards and acting in short films like the Naalaya Iyakkunar series, the techie-turned-actor Somu impressed everyone with his natural performance in the recently released horror anthology 6 Athiyayam. It got wide appreciation and I got an identity as an actor after the film's release,, Somu tells DC. Somu is also proud of being part of national award winners Vettri Maaran-Dhanush trilogy film Vada Chennai. He says that his aim to earn a place for himself as a performing villain in Tamil cinema.
Sumathi Swaminathan from Dallas who came to acting quite by accident was that face. He was adamant that I do the particular character and though I was not prepared, the passion for acting made me agree. It is a gritty character and she has to always look stiff and tough. The dusky actress reveals she is also part of a movie called Fear where she shares screen space with Sunu Lakshmi of Aramm fame.
It appears the intense filmmaker Mysshkin is opting for Oscar winning musical legend AR Rahman for his next. The director has been collaborating with Ilayaraja and Aroll Corelli for his films thus far. The buzz is that Mysshkin has approached Rahman to compose the music of the film. It is yet to be ascertained if the 'Mozart of Madras' will be part of the project. It is learnt that Mysshkin has planned the film on a grand scale and apparently the script demands such grandeur.
To promote her return to The Wendy Williams Show after her hyperthyroidism and graves disease diagnoses, Williams appeared on ABC's Good Morning America Monday, where she opened up about why her hiatus was an essential wakeup call, reports People.com. I'm feeling a little weird, but I'll get through it, she said. Williams does not want their pity.
Newly-single Zayn Malik has reportedly bought a $10.7million bachelor pad in New York's Soho district in a bid to mend his broken heart and start his life as a single man once again. According to DailyMail.co.uk, the 25-year-old singer bought the four-bed penthouse. The jaw-dropping loft, which was built in 1877, was previously a silk showroom. The airy property's enviable kitchen boasts clean lines with white oak flooring, marble counters and modern stainless steel appliances.
Joining the bandwagon of actors who've veered into politics is young actress Reshma Rathore of Ee Rojullo fame. Reshma shares, Even though I entered the film world, I was always in touch with my native village. Whenever I come here, people come and talk to me about the local problems, especially the Bayyaram steel plan. My main agenda is to develop this area and establish the Bayyaram steel plant which will generate employment for hundreds of locals.
We had mentioned earlier that many Telugu filmmakers have been heading to the neighbouring state of Andhra Pradesh to promote their films. Following in their footsteps is actor Mahesh Babu, who has decided to hold the audio release function of his upcoming film, Bharat Ane Nenu, in Visakhapatnam. The makers have decided to organise it in Visakhapatnam on April 7 and they've already got permission from local authorities, says a source.
Reflecting on his forthcoming release, Rangasthalam, he says, I made films, became a director and have been moving around in cars. My soul is left there, and Rangasthalam is an attempt to reflect those memories on screen. It felt like I was searching for myself, my true identity, and reinventing myself. After settling in the industry, I have realised how big he is and what it takes to be a megastar.
After the success of Bhaagamathie, director Ashok has been flooded with several offers in T-town. The filmmaker is all set to helm an international project next. Titled Komagata Maru 1914, the period drama will showcase the historic incident that took place in 1914 during the British Raj. It's a privilege to helm a film with such great depth and emotion. To be bankrolled by Mehmood Ali of Pen N Camera productions, in association with the Canadian Film Council.
Abhishek Bachchan, who was last seen in Housefull 3, had been lying low for a while on the movies front. The actor is now set to be seen in Anurag Kashyap's Manmarziyaan, produced by Aanand L Rai. While it's been a good couple of years since he last acted in a movie, Abhishek's producer Aanand is wary of calling Manmarziyaan his 'comeback film'. Aanand further heaped praise on Abhishek.
Ali is very excited to be shooting in his hometown and the team of Milan Talkies have a few locations figured out. Out of these, Ali had recommended his ancestral home, which is in the main city. The team is going to shoot in Ali's home, which is historical and beautiful, says the source. Tigmanshu first started talking about Milan Talkies in 2012 and in interviews, he called the film a small town love story.