updated - December 20, 2014 Saturday EST
The Sony Pictures has pulled out 'The Interview' from all theaters. This is after major cinema chains decided to cancel the screening of the comedy film that stars James Franco and Seth Rogen, set on Christmas day after getting threats from hackers behind the Amid the Sony hack attack. A couple of days ago, Guardians of Peace, who credits themselves of the breach in computers inside one of the world's most prestigious entertainment companies, threatened that they will attack cinemas that will screen the controversial comedy film, attack that will be similar to the 9/11 bombing.
All of the aired Scandal Season 4 episodes did not show one character that played a big role in the previous seasons, Harrison Wright. At the end of third season, Wright, played by Columbus Short, met his end, at least that's what the events tried to tell the audience. He was in face-to-face confrontation with Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington)'s father over the real reason behind the death of the president's son. Rowan Pope (Joe Morton), a one-time leader of B613, set-up his own wife to receive the blame for the death of the United States' leader's son. Wright learned about this and Rowan Pope decided to kill him.
Last month a video depicting Lana del Rey being raped by director Eli Roth took over the internet. That clip was allegedly from a Marilyn Manson music video from the album Born Villain released in 2012. The leaked Lana Del Rey rape video came at a time when the society is gripped by cases involving violence on women. Thus, it occupied a lot of headlines. Manson has since then denied any involvement on the video. This week, he spoke again to media to finally put the issue to rest.
Netflix series House of Cards and ABC's Scandal are two of the hit political dramas this generation. The first one stars Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright and tells the story of Frank Underwood (Spacey), a Democrat from South Carolina's 5th congressional district who go after his colleagues who bypass him and prevented him from becoming the Secretary of State. On the other hand, Scandal tells the story of Olivia Pope (played by Kerry Washington) and her associates who work as public crisis managers for rich people including the POTUS.
Aside from the powerful lines and strong personalities, another common sight in How to Get Away with Murder are the sex scenes, no ordinary sex scenes. Seven episodes into the series, viewers have already witnessed a number of characters getting intimate with each other in the places you least expect them to be. One character that gets involved a lot in steamy sex scenes is Jack Falahee's Connor Walsh.
Scandal's Kerry Washington is being lauded for championing women empowerment. In her hit show, she stars as Olivia Pope, a crisis manager who dedicated her life fixing the images of public figures, most especially the president. Women power is what Scandal and Washington try to advocate. In real life though, there are still women who still cannot empower themselves against abuse. Worse than that, they still choose to stick around despite what they have been through. Washington weighed in on the domestic violence issue and she has an explanation why some women still choose to stay.
Jennifer Lawrence Leaked Nude Photos is one of the biggest scandals that rocked the whole entertainment industry last week. Several celebrities have joined forces and called on the public to stop spreading the images of J-Law and several personalities who were victimized by a still unknown hacker. Apple has launched a massive investigation on the case but insisted that their iCloud system was not breached.
Chinese customers may want to think twice before getting ice in their drinks during their next trip to the popular fast-food joint. The Chinese government's official broadcast media reported that ice cubes found at the chain were 12 times dirtier than toilet water-and 19 times the national bacteria level standard.
Subway restaurants are in for some serious damage control, after two employees posted lewd photos of themselves and Subway food. One man posted a photo on Instagram of his penis on bread that was about to go in the oven, while another urinated in a juice bottle and then froze the contents.