Blue Planet beats Strictly and X Factor

Blue Planet beats Strictly and X Factor
The X Factor returns with ratings low 22 things you need to know about Blue Planet II The verdict on Strictly's new head judge Shirley Ballas This weekend marked the first two live shows of this series for The X Factor - but Simon Cowell was absent from both.The judge was injured after falling down a staircase in his west London home on Friday. Image copyright PA Image caption simon Rimmer became the sixth contestant to leave Strictly Come

What youll need for New York Comic Con

What youll need for New York Comic Con
With great conventions comes great preparation.Image: thinkgeekJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Take it from someone who’s been to the past seven New York Comic Cons. When you’re hyped up to attend one of the biggest pop culture events on the east coast, it pays to be prepared.  Whether you’re navigating all of the booths on the show floor or just trying to make it to your next

Now that Harvey Weinstein is out, what should the Academy do about the other sexual predators in its ranks?

Now that Harvey Weinstein is out, what should the Academy do about the other sexual predators in its ranks?
Roman Polanski and Harvey Weinstein in 2014.Image: Rindoff Petroff / Hekimian / Getty ImagesNow that Harvey Weinstein has been kicked out of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the obvious question presents itself: What now? While Weinstein is an unusually high-profile figure whose identity was closely tied with the Oscars, he certainly wasn't the only person accused of predatory behavior within the Academy's ranks. Bill Cosby remains a member of the Academy, for example, as does Roman

The 11 Garbage People You Meet At Every Halloween Party

The 11 Garbage People You Meet At Every Halloween Party
Halloween is Tuesday, which means that all of your Halloween party-going is happening this week and reaching a crescendo this weekend. Don't ask me why we treat Halloween like other holidays where you HAVE to have the party before the actual date, them's just the rules. Fuck you in advance for giving me side-eye for showing up to your November 4th party in my Boba Fett costume. Shit was expensive. Anyway, what makes Halloween parties Halloween parties is that

‘SNL’s’ take on the Weinstein scandal shows why ‘SNL’ taking on the Weinstein scandal is so problematic

‘SNL’s’ take on the Weinstein scandal shows why ‘SNL’ taking on the Weinstein scandal is so problematic
Saturday Night Live was roundly criticized last week for pulling punches on the Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse scandal that has rocked Hollywood, allegedly cutting jokes regarding the producer during dress rehearsal because they "fell flat," according to the New York Times. Tonight’s weak effort, featuring a roundtable of actresses including Kate McKinnon’s doddering old Debette Goldry, missed the mark, illustrating exactly why it’s so awkward and problematic for an industry to make light of its own dark secrets. The

James Corden apologizes for tasteless Harvey Weinstein joke

James Corden apologizes for tasteless Harvey Weinstein joke
has for the joke he made over the weekend, after much of the internet . “If you don’t like that joke, you should probably leave now,” Corden said before making a joke Weinstein being in hot water and how “women who watched him take a bath” know how bad that is.  Jimmy Kimmel in his own defense that it broke right before his last show of the week then —while had to after the allegations came to light. Seth MeyersSamantha

A BBQ rig appeared outside a wildfire shelter. A famous chef was cooking inside.

A BBQ rig appeared outside a wildfire shelter. A famous chef was cooking inside.
Turns out, Guy Fieri is a pretty righteous neighbor. Even in the worst of times. Well that question was answered - @GuyFieri is in #SantaRosa w/@CBS crew & mobile BBQ at Vets building #SonomaFires (pic @biteclubeats) pic.twitter.com/pnr8U5GGi1— Sarah Stierch (@Sarah_Stierch) October 12, 2017 On Oct. 12, the "Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives" host set up a mobile kitchen outside Veterans Memorial Building in Santa Rosa, California, to help feed thousands fleeing deadly wildfires. "This is the least we can do.

Another Woman Has Come Forward With A Very Detailed Rape Allegation Against Harvey Weinstein

Another Woman Has Come Forward With A Very Detailed Rape Allegation Against Harvey Weinstein
After a 25-year silence about it, a British woman has come forward this weekend with a harrowing and scary — and very detailed — allegation of rape against Harvey Weinstein. The woman, who was then working for Weinstein's company Miramax more than two decades ago, was found by The incident occurred in 1992, three years after she started working at Miramax, and happened at the firm's mansion flat in West London. The woman, who asked The Daily Mail to

Harvey Weinstein Fired After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Harvey Weinstein Fired After Sexual Harassment Allegations
Weinstein Co., the Oscar-winning movie studio, fired co-founder and guiding creative force Harvey Weinstein, just days after he stepped away from the company over allegations of sexual harassment stretching back decades.Weinstein, 65, had taken a leave of absence from the company he started with his brother Robert after the New York Times said he had reached settlements with at least eight women claiming to have been harassed by him. Among those were at least three employees and an unidentified actress,

If you’re going to DIY your own cosplay for Comic Con, here are some tools to help you get started

If you’re going to DIY your own cosplay for Comic Con, here are some tools to help you get started
Dress to impress.Image: pixabayJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. New York Comic Con is this weekend, with Halloween not too far behind. This can only mean one thing: it's cosplay season.  Instead of buying a complete costume online, some people like to make their own. And from personal experience, making a cosplay is about as fun and rewarding as it is hellish and stress-inducing. Picturing yourself in your

‘This Is Us’ Star Sterling K. Brown Is Married To Another Actor And She’s Gorgeous

‘This Is Us’ Star Sterling K. Brown Is Married To Another Actor And She’s Gorgeous
This Sunday's Primetime Emmy Awards will see a host of new Outstanding Dramas nominated for the first time. Out of seven shows nominated, five were debuts this past year, including the NBC family drama . also spawned several nominations in the Lead and Supporting categories, including two for Lead Actor in a Drama that went to Milo Ventimiglia and Sterling K. Brown. But who will they be bringing to the red carpet as their dates? We know Ventimiglia is dating Kelly

Travis Scott been dating the allegedly pregnant Kylie Jenner for 5 months. But who is he?

Travis Scott been dating the allegedly pregnant Kylie Jenner for 5 months. But who is he?
Travis Scott performs at the Outdoor Stage during day 1 of the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival (Weekend 1) at the Empire Polo Club on April 14, 2017 in Indio, California.Image: Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for CoachellaPerhaps you've never heard about Travis Scott. It's plausible, if you're not one for brooding, bass-thumping rap music.  Maybe you just learned about Travis Scott after anonymous sources said last week that he is expecting a baby with teen heartthrob Kylie