Aladdin turns 30: Alan Menken is on the classic animated ride

CNN – It may be hard to believe, but this weekend marks 30 years since the release of “Aladdin” — the animated classic that paved the way for multiple sequels, a live-action reimagining released in 2019 and even a Broadway musical. To mark the occasion, the eight-time Academy Award-winning composer Alan Menckenwho picked up two … Read more

Is AI art really art? This California show says yes

CNN Business – With the increasing popularity of artificial intelligence for image generation, prof question has Hadeer Art World: Can AI create art? At the bitforms show in San Francisco, the answer is yes. An exhibition called Artificial Imagination runs through late December and features works created or inspired by the DALL-E generative AI system … Read more

Opinion: Prom mom takes Taylor Swift and Ticketmaster

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Chris Hemsworth receives ‘strong indication’ of genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s while filming new show

CNN – Chris Hemsworth He embarked on a physically demanding personal journey for his new series, “Limitless,” which ultimately led to a real-life revelation. The “Thor” actor, 39, learns in episode one of the Disney+/National Geographic limited series — which shows him exploring ways to boost his longevity and fight aging — that he has … Read more

‘Joyland’ banned: Pakistan bans national release of film depicting sexual liberation story

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN – The Pakistani government has banned the nationwide release of “Joyland”, the first Pakistani film to be screened at the Cannes Film Festival, just a week before it is due to hit cinemas in the South Asian country. “Joyland” tells the love story between the youngest son of a “happy co-parenting family” … Read more

Grammy Nominations 2022: See the list of nominees

CNN – The nominations for the 2023 Grammy Awards were revealed on Tuesday. Beyoncé led the nominations with nine nods for her album, “Renaissance.” Kendrick Lamar has scored eight nominations, while Adele and Brandi Carlile each have seven. Joining the announcement are Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr., Dan + Shay, Smokey Robinson, Machine Gun … Read more

World Cup 2022: British comedian says David Beckham’s standing as a gay icon will be torn apart if he continues as ambassador to Qatar

CNN – David Beckham ‘The status of the gay icon will be torn apart’ if the former England captain and Manchester United star continues in his role as Qatar world Cup British comedian ambassador Joe Lysette said on Sunday. in Video posted on TwitterLycett, a British comedian who describes himself as an eccentric on his … Read more

Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of the controversy over his transgender jokes

CNN – Tonight Dave Chappelle will host “Saturday Night Live” For the third time – an appearance that aroused controversy even before he went on stage. The comedian has sparked growing outrage in recent years for releasing transgender jokes, and outrage increased last fall when Netflix released a Chappelle special, “the closest,” He doubled down … Read more

Lindsay Lohan’s Falling for Christmas wasn’t what you were hoping for – it’s so much more

CNN – Imagine, for a moment, a lush, snowy mountain landscape. When you look at it, it plays dreamy music (who knows where – but it doesn’t matter) and you feel like you’re descending into a magical land, where actress Lindsay Lohan is actively working again as “The Parent Trap” intended gods troubled years It … Read more

Take-off memorial: Drake and Justin Bieber among dignitaries celebrate rapper’s life

Atlanta CNN – The State Farm Arena was converted into a church on Friday where family members and fans gathered to celebrate the departure of the land Take off from Migos. The three-hour farewell was a stellar affair, featuring performances from Justin Bieber, Chloe Bailey, and Yolanda Adams, as well as a poem by Drake, … Read more