April 07, 2021 - 06:04 BST Ainhoa Barcelona Why did Kate Middleton attend St Andrews after rejecting offer from Edinburgh university? Kate Middleton first met Prince William at the University of St Andrews in Scotland in 2001, and after becoming friends, their romance blossomed. But the royal couple might not have crossed paths if the future Duchess had taken up her original place at another university. Kate was initially accepted at the University of Edinburgh, according to Jasper Selwyn, the careers advisor at her boarding school in England. READ: Kate Middleton always helps royal photographers get best family shots with the kids: details Loading the player... WATCH: Kate Middleton's cake designer reveals how she 'dismantled' Buckingham Palace door However, Kate is said to have changed her mind last minute and opted to take a gap year instead, before applying to study art history at St Andrews, where … [Read more...] about Why did Kate Middleton attend St Andrews after rejecting offer from Edinburgh university?
Photo: Mitchell Haddad/NBC Mr. Mayor, a sitcom so delightful that Chrissy Teigen agreed to slam her body onto the ground multiple times to secure a cameo on it, has been renewed for a second season on NBC. The network confirmed the renewal this afternoon, with stars Ted Danson, Holly Hunter , Bobby Moynihan, Vella Lovell, Mike Cabellon, and Kyla Kenedy all returning for the new term. The episode count or premiere date have yet to be confirmed. Mr. Mayor , which is the newest entry into the ever-expanding Tina Fey TV universe, follows a pampered prick who runs for mayor of Los Angeles and wins in order to impress his teenage daughter. What follows is very serious legislation trying to tackle avocado, recycling, and palm tree crises. We need Eric Garcetti to do recaps for the new season. … [Read more...] about Gets a Second Term
Photo: Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic Armie Hammer has issued an apology for incorrectly referring to a woman wearing lingerie in an Instagram video he posted as “Miss Cayman.” “I would like to clarify that the person in my video, which was stolen from my private Instagram, is not Miss Cayman,” Hammer said in an audio message to the Cayman Compass . “I am genuinely sorry for any confusion my foolish attempt at humour may have caused. My deep sympathies to Miss Cayman, who I don’t know, and to the entire organization, as I had no intentions of implying she was actually Miss Cayman.” In the video posted on his secret Instagram account @el_destructo_86 , Hammer gives a video tour of a hotel room at the Ritz Carlton in the Cayman Islands, in which a lingerie-clad woman sits on all fours on the hotel bed. The video had the following caption: “Well… my ex (for a very good reason) wife is refusing to come back to america with my children. So I have to go back to Cayman… which sucks. … [Read more...] about Armie Hammer Says He’s ‘Genuinely Sorry’ for Calling Lingerie-Clad Woman ‘Miss Cayman’ in Video
Photo: Ernesto Ruscio/Getty Images This I swear by the stars: Russell Crowe has been added to the cast of Marvel’s upcoming sequel in its Thor franchise, Thor: Love and Thunder . According to Variety , Crowe will play an unspecified role in the film, Taika Waititi’s follow-up to 2017’s Thor: Ragnarok . He’ll be joining the returning cast from the previous films, including Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, and Waititi himself as the most delightful being in the Universe , Marvel Cinematic or otherwise, Korg . Fellow newcomers are Christian Bale , who will play Gorr the God Butcher, and Melissa McCarthy as Hela (a villain played by Cate Blanchett in Ragnarok ). Is there room in this movie for a third villain, or will Crowe play a good guy? We’ll find out on May 6, 2022, its scheduled release date. … [Read more...] about Adds Another Beefy Australian to Its Cast
Photo: Apple TV+ So, this is interesting. This morning, Apple TV+, the tech giant’s media streaming service, announced an original content production called The Line that’s actually a combination of two different projects spanning two different formats. The first project is a six-part narrative nonfiction podcast series hosted by Dan Taberski ( Missing Richard Simmons , Running From COPS ) that debuts today on Apple Podcasts and via RSS feed, which means it’s accessible by every other podcast platform that’s plugged into the open ecosystem. Meanwhile, the second project is a four-part limited documentary series directed by Jeffrey Zimbalist ( The Two Escobars ) that will be released exclusively on the Apple TV+ platform later in the fall. Both come from Jigsaw Productions, the prolific documentary production company led by Alex Gibney. The press release describes the two projects as being independently reported productions that both attend to the same subject: the … [Read more...] about Is Apple Finally Getting Into Original Podcasts?