Entertainment 12.7.2017 04:02 pm

Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting ‘Nureyev’ premiere

Russia’s Bolshoi Theatre was battling to calm a storm of speculation on Monday after cancelling the world premiere of a ballet about star dancer Rudolf Nureyev just three days before opening night.

The ballet was to open Tuesday at the legendary Moscow theatre, with a bevy of international critics in the audience.

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Sopranos actor kicks off Nepal fire truck expedition

Sopranos star Michael Imperioli kicked off an expedition Monday that will see a motley crew of celebrities drive 10 fire trucks on Nepal’s hair-raising roads for charity.
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Wide open field for this year’s Emmy Awards

Television industry experts are predicting a wide open race for this year’s Emmys when the nominations are announced Thursday, with awards juggernaut “Game of Thrones” out of the running.
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Their marriage didn’t work out, but Jennifer Lopez is back with Marc Anthony, if only for her steamy latest video.
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As Caesar sits astride a horse rallying his legions to battle you’d be forgiven for thinking you were watching a Roman-era war epic — except that the protagonist is a chimpanzee.
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‘Gangnam Style’ dethroned as top YouTube video

“Gangnam Style,” the quirky South Korean video that spawned a global dance craze and went so viral it nearly broke YouTube, has finally been dethroned as the most watched video.
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MTV expands safe sex drama to India, Egypt

“MTV Shuga,” the youth culture network’s drama on sexual behavior that has won an audience across sub-Saharan Africa, will expand with editions in India and Egypt, it announced Tuesday.
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Topless protesters disrupt Woody Allen concert in Germany

Topless activists interrupted a concert by Woody Allen in Germany, calling for an end to the “culture of silence” around sexual abuse allegations against the US director.
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Reality show wars: Bonang vs DJ Zinhle

Both DJ Zinhle and Bonang have reality shows that will air around the same time.
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Cassper on cocaine: I thought it would fly into my nose

Cassper was speaking at a listening session for his new album, Thuto.
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WATCH: ‘Kubhlungu,’ says Babes Wodumo on boycotting Samas if she doesn’t win

After losing out on a slew of award categories at the Metros, Babes Wodumo says she doesn’t understand how people who aren’t booked for gigs are winning all the gongs.
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Bonang on her parents’ divorce, what she spends her money on

With an estimated income of R200k just from the Revlon deal, Bonang tells us where all that money goes.