Many who appeared at the Golden Globes wore black, showed up with activists and spoke up in order to bring awareness to sexual misconduct in Hollywood. Franco's gesture and the Golden Globes' decision to honor him, many pointed out, felt like an insult for a night that was intended as a protest and opportunity to support survivors and victims.
Breakfast Club star Ally Sheedy also weighed in, writing in deleted tweets (via Variety): "Why is a man hosting?"
Mumbai: It seems Hugh Jackman just couldn't hide his disappointment when James Franco won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for his role in "The Disaster Artist". "Said too much. Nite love ya".
Local Kmart store to close
Sears Holdings , which owns both Sears and K-Mart, announced the closings Thursday, extending months of similar shut downs. The closures are part of an effort to "right size" its footprint and the company's finances, according to a news release.
James was already making headlines for his freakish speech, which began with the actor denying Tommy Wiseau - the man he portrays in The Disaster Artist - a chance to speak after inviting him up on stage. "Please never ask me why I left the film/TV business", Ally tweeted during the Golden Globes. At one point during the news cycle, he tweeted, "I HOPE PARENTS KEEP THEIR TEENS AWAY FROM ME". This, given Franco's alleged history, was called into question. She then named Christian Slater in another tweet.
- Abstinence Enthusiast (@SortaBad) January 8, 2018 It makes me sick that there are men like James Franco hiding behind Time's Up pins and black suits, claiming to support survivors while they participate in and benefit from misogynist, abusive behaviour. "No one will ask him about his acting school partner or why they suddenly had to close".
Franco was announced as the victor, with his speech seeing him bring Tommy Wiseau - who he played in The Disaster Artist - up on stage. I knew a story was being worked on by some reporters, but these folks got impatient.
Amazon Alexa will roll out on Acer PCs in the U.S. via an update through Acer Care Center; other regions will get it in mid-2018. Intel's Smart Sound Technology will also be used in some devices for improved voice and audio interactions with Alexa.
All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey tipped and then intercepted Peterman's third pass, and the Jaguars ran out the clock. The third-seeded Jaguars (10-6) won the AFC South and earned their first home playoff game since January 2008.
The former Chief Minister, who is in Ranchi's Birsa Munda Jail, received his sentence through video-conference, reports added. The conviction in this case pertains to embezzling of more than Rs89 lakh from the Deoghar Treasury between 1991 and 1994.
Samsung says The Wall's bezel-less design will ultimately allow customers to create a TV-sized just for their needs. These areas gave guests at First Look 2018 the chance to get hands-on Samsung's most exciting innovations in TV.
A 4.4 magnitude quake hit Berkeley early Thursday morning, jolting residents awake throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. On average, the fault produces a large natural disaster every 160 years, with a margin of error of about 80 years.
The next day - in an interview with ESPN - Gruden said , "I think there's a good chance [of becoming the Raiders' head coach]". Gruden is returning for a second stint as coach of the Raiders after being traded to Tampa Bay following the 2001 season.
One of the suspects was killed on the spot and the other one was at large, for whom the police have launched a huge manhunt. CrossFit Yelm, where McCartney worked out, organized a fundraiser for his family , aiming to raise $10,000.
Strategic Affairs Minister Gilad Erdan said, "No country would allow in visitors who aim to harm it". Mr Rehman said: "This measure is typical of Israel's ongoing repression of the Palestinian people".
Both lost a Super Bowl but Rivera is in a rare position, getting the Panthers to the playoffs four times in five years. The Carolina Panthers only lost five games in the regular season after dropping twice that many a year ago .
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll had also said last week that he expected Schneider to stay put saying "I'm convinced of that". The other two were vice president of football administration Russ Ball and director of football operations Eliot Wolf.
Mariota threw a block that helped spring Henry for a 22-yard gain on third-and 10 late that helped finish off the comeback. "Grit. On the second play of the fourth quarter, Titans running back Derrick Henry broke free for a 35-yard touchdown run.
Lottery officials say Saturday's Powerball jackpot, if won, would be the 5th largest in the game's history. Until October, Mega Millions players picked five numbers from 1 to 75 and a Mega number between 1 and 15.
Pink to perform US national anthem at Super Bowl
The charismatic multi-talented superstar will take the Super Bowl halftime show stage the third time in his career on February 4. The NFL and NBC have revealed that Pink will perform the song during pregame festivities at U.S.
Falcons' defense dominates Rams in wild-card win
The Rams had a streak of 10 straight losing seasons, but turned things around under first-year coach Sean McVay . But the score was made possible with a huge 52-yard catch-and-run by Mohamed Sanu two plays earlier.
Letterman lands Obama as first guest on new Netflix show
The streaming platform teased the new show's January 12 launch in a tweet with a lineup topped by the former USA leader: "Obama". Known for his acid wit, the 10-time Emmy victor has made only fleeting appearances on United States television since then.
Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul bombing
Pakistan has condemned a suicide attack in Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday in which several people were killed and injured. Embassy where security personnel are reported to have been carrying out an operation against illegal drugs and alcohol.