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About 28 million TV viewers watched Trump’s Afghanistan speech

President Trump’s first prime time deal with averaged 28 million viewers throughout the USA, in keeping with the scores firm Nielsen. The scores for the deal with have been underwhelming by each President Trump’s personal requirements and comparisons to previous presidents. Nielsen measured the viewers throughout the fitting community and cable channels that carried it stay, and located 27.eight million whole viewers in 20.9 million households. The 9 p.m. ET

Billy Joel dons Jewish star in opposition to Neo-Nazis

Joel carried out Monday in New York Metropolis He’s Jewish Joel, whose dad and mom are Jewish, wore the symbolic yellow stars on the back and front of his jacket whereas acting at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York Metropolis. These of the Jewish religion had been required to put on a yellow Star of David as identification in Nazi-occupied Europe throughout World Struggle II. In 2011, the “New York

Mark Wahlberg earned $42m greater than the very best paid actress final 12 months

Picture copyright Reuters/Getty Pictures Picture caption Left-right: Mark Wahlberg, Emma Stone, Dwayne Johnson, Jennifer Aniston The scale of the gender pay hole within the film trade has been laid naked in new estimates of stars’ pay packets. The world’s 10 best-paid actors earned a complete of $488.5m (£380.5m) up to now 12 months, Forbes magazine calculated. That is virtually 3 times greater than their feminine counterparts, who took residence $172.5m

Netflix’s Stranger Issues may finish after Season four

Picture copyright Alamy Picture caption The second season of Stranger Issues airs later this 12 months Excellent news, Stranger Issues followers: twin creators Matt and Ross Duffer have confirmed there might be a 3rd sequence. Now here is the not-so-good information. The Duffer brothers have no plans to increase it past a sequence 4. “We’re pondering it will likely be a four-season factor after which out,” stated Ross Duffer in

‘Stranger Issues’ creators are planning for its finish

Season 2 of the favored Netflix thriller sequence debuts in October, however the present’s creators told New York Magazine they’re already planning the top of “Stranger Issues.” “We’re pondering it will likely be a four-season factor after which out,” Ross Duffer, who co-created the present along with his brother Matt Duffer, advised the journal. The Duffer brothers additionally revealed that “Stranger Issues” has already been picked up for a 3rd

Why Louise Linton’s ‘self-sacrifice’ submit went viral

Picture copyright Instagram Picture caption The now personal submit by Louise Linton has precipitated fairly a storm on social media It is commonplace to submit images of journeys and particular events on social media, however because the actress Louise Linton came upon, individuals did not reply effectively to the hashtags she utilized in one among her posts. Ms Linton, an Edinburgh-born actress who’s married to the US Treasury Secretary Steve

What do the critics make of Channel four’s Bake Off?

Picture copyright Channel four Viewers nonetheless have per week to attend earlier than The Nice British Bake Off returns to our screens, on a special channel with a 75% new line-up of judges and presenters. However the critics have had an opportunity to see Channel four’s eagerly anticipated cake-over and have already given their verdicts. We considered serving up their opinions in full however determined as an alternative to provide

Russian theatre director Serebrennikov held in fraud case

Picture copyright Getty Photographs Picture caption A courtroom was attributable to determine whether or not Kirill Serebrennikov could be held in custody Outspoken theatre and movie director Kirill Serebrennikov has been detained by Russia’s investigative committee on suspicion of fraud. He’s being investigated over the alleged embezzlement of 68m roubles (£880,000; $1.1m) of state funding awarded for a theatre venture. Serebrennikov is a vocal critic of censorship within the arts

Liam Payne, Camila Cabello and Dua Lipa to carry out at Radio 1’s Teen Awards

Liam Payne, Camila Cabello, The Vamps and Dua Lipa have been introduced for Radio 1’s eighth Teen Awards. Becoming a member of them on the line-up is Rita Ora, who may even be again to host the night alongside Radio 1 Breakfast Present host, Nick Grimshaw. The occasion, which is attended by 10,000 14 to 17-year-olds, shall be returning to the SSE Enviornment, Wembley, on 22 October. It celebrates the

Pound coin gag scoops finest Edinburgh Fringe joke award

Picture copyright UKTV Dave Picture caption Ken Cheng reached the ultimate of the BBC New Comedy Awards in 2015 A joke concerning the new pound coin has been named the funniest of the Edinburgh Competition Fringe. Ken Cheng gained the 10th annual Dave’s Funniest Joke Of The Fringe with: “I am not a fan of the brand new pound coin, however then once more, I hate all change.” The joke,