Following is a abstract of present leisure information briefs.
Tom Cruise exhibits off newest daredevil ‘Mission: Unattainable’ stunt
Tom Cruise on Thursday offered what he referred to as his most harmful stunt ever in a clip from his upcoming “Mission: Unattainable 7” film. Cruise, identified for doing his personal stunts, takes a motor-bike journey down a ramp and off a large cliff in Norway and lets go in mid-air earlier than his parachute is launched.
Porn actor Ron Jeremy on Wednesday pleaded not responsible to greater than 30 counts of sexual assault, together with 12 of rape, within the Los Angeles space over a 23 yr interval. The Los Angeles District Legal professional’s workplace stated Jeremy was indicted by a grand jury final week on the fees, which contain 21 girls aged between 15 and 51 years previous.
China cracks down on ‘chaotic’ movie star fan tradition after scandals
China cracked down on what it described as a “chaotic” movie star fan tradition on Friday, barring platforms from publishing recognition lists and regulating the sale of fan merchandise after a sequence of controversies involving artists. The nation’s prime web watchdog stated it might take motion towards the dissemination of “dangerous info” in movie star fan teams and shut down dialogue channels that unfold movie star scandals or “provoke hassle”.
‘I used to be fortunate,’ says Afghan filmmaker Sadat on fleeing Kabul
Hours earlier than the Taliban took management of Kabul, filmmaker Shahrbanoo Sadat obtained a proposal to depart Afghanistan. She declined, as it might imply leaving relations behind. The following day she went to the financial institution.
JoJo Siwa joins ‘Dancing With the Stars’ in first same-sex pairing
YouTuber JoJo Siwa will be a part of U.S. tv’s “Dancing With the Stars” subsequent month as a part of the primary same-sex couple on the present, producers stated on Thursday. Siwa, 18, who earlier this yr stated she was pansexual, will probably be paired with a feminine skilled dancer when the present launches its thirtieth season in September.
R. Kelly accuser says singer may put ‘worry of God’ into her
A lady who claims R. Kelly had intercourse together with her when she was 17 testified at his intercourse abuse trial that the R&B singer could possibly be so intimidating that he put the “worry of God” into her.
Joni Mitchell to be honored by music world
Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell will probably be honored by the music world forward of the annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles because the MusiCares particular person of the yr. MusiCares, the charitable arm of the Recording Academy, stated on Wednesday that artists would pay tribute to Mitchell at an occasion on Jan. 29.
(With inputs from businesses.)