ASUCA displays series of patriotic posters
By Laman IsmayilovaAzerbaijan State University of Culture and Arts (ASUCA) has displayed a series of patriotic posters entitled “Karabakh is Azerbaijan!”. The art project aims at supporting national soldiers, who are fighting for Azerbaijan`s territorial integrity.The exhibition brought together professor, People’s Artist Arif Aziz, Dean of the Art Faculty of the University of Sevil Karimova, coordinator and professor of the Department of Design and Decorative Arts Gunel Jafarzadeh.The exposition includes works dedicated to Nagorno-Karabakh, the history of Azerbaijan. The posters brilliantly r...
Huawei launches Mate 40
Huawei launches flagship Mate 40 series carrying Kirin 9000 chipsetChinese tech giantHuaweilaunched the most powerful flagship Mate 40 series carrying its 5-nanometer Kirin 9000 chips during a global online event on Thursday.The phones, which are likely to beHuawei's last equipped with its proprietary Kirin chips, are hitting the market at a time when the US crackdown on the firm is intensifying, and more countries are excluding it from their 5G network rollouts under US government pressure.Among the very first group of smartphones to carry the cutting-edge 5nm chip, and probably the last to c...
Television Q&A: Why was 'Stumptown' canceled?
You have questions. I have some answers — but I’m giving Tyra Banks a break this week.Q: Can you provide any more information about the cancellation of “Stumptown”? It was renewed, then suddenly canceled. All I can find is it was about scheduling issues. I enjoyed the show and thought the ratings were good.A: Several shows that were expected back this season were canceled as a result of the pandemic, and this ABC series with Cobie Smulders was one of them. According to Lesley Goldberg of the Hollywood Reporter, the series was getting an overhaul for its second season, but that was not going as...
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Felicity star Scott Speedman joins You season 3
The actor has signed on for the third season of the series, joining cast members Penn Badgley and Victoria Pedretti.He will portray "a successful CEO, husband, and uncommunicative father" on the show, according to a press release."He's reserved, mysterious, and has a tendency to be withdrawn... all of which masks a deep well of emotion underneath."In the series, Badgley plays a bookstore manager who stalks and then kills his girlfriends.©2020 WENNProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
COVID-19 shuts down Aretha Franklin series again
Filming on National Geographic’s Genius: Aretha resumed three weeks ago after the pandemic shut the show down in March (20), and now it's on hold again.Deadline sources claim the set went into lockdown early on Tuesday (20Oct20) after a background actor contracted the coronavirus. It is unclear how long the shutdown will last and the show's producers at Touchstone Television have yet to comment.Executive producer and director Anthony Hemingway had completed half of the eight-episode drama, in which Erivo plays the late Queen of Soul, when production shut down in mid-March. Filming began in Dec...
Claire Danes joins Homeland cast for virtual Democratic Party fundraiser
Danes, Mandy Patinkin, and the show's writer Alex Gansa, have joined forces with the Democratic Party bases in Ohio and Michigan for the benefit, which will feature former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson.The event will feature a discussion inspired by the series, which ended in April (20), and cast members will discuss how the issues addressed on the show factor into political strategies in real life.Former presidential candidate Tim Ryan will also make an appearance at the virtual event, along with former CIA agent Elissa Slotkin.The benefit will take place on 21 October (20) ...
Egyptian talkshow puppet Abla Fahita returns in upcoming Netflix series
Abla Fahita, an Egyptian puppet character renowned for her sarcastic wit is set to return in the upcoming Netflix series “Drama Queen”, slated to release in the first half of 2021.The show is being produced by OKWRD Productions in cooperation with ASAP Productions and executive producer Amin al-Masry.Bassem Samra, Donia Maher and Osama Abdullah are set to participate in the first season of Drama Queen.The series is directed by Khaled Marei and written by Abla Fahita with the participation of Mohamed al-Gamal, George Azmy, Dina Maher, Sarah Murad, and Mahmoud Ezzat.The series, Abla Fahita’s fir...
Saudi Arabia announces royal decrees
LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced a series of royal decrees on Sunday.Developing Copyright: Arab News © 2020 All rights reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ renewed for season four
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ has been renewed for season four at CBS All Access.The renewal was announced in a video featuring series stars Sonequa Martin-Green and Doug Jones as well as executive producers and co-showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise.The cast also announced that production on season four will officially begin on November 2.The much-awiated season three of the hit sci-fi show premiered in the UAE on October 16 on Netflix, with new episodes dropping every Friday. In addition to Martin-Green and Jones, the series stars Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, and Wilson Cruz, with David ...
Week 6 Preview: Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans
The Houston Texans travel to Nashville, TN on Sunday afternoon to face the Tennessee Titans. The Texans head into this week with a 1-4 record while the Titans are undefeated on the season. The Titans lead the all-time series 19-17 while the Texans have won the last two of three meetings. The Texans are struggling to find their groove following the trade of DeAndre Hopkins to Arizona and then the firing of Bill O’Brien following four straight losses to open the season. Houston won its first game against the Jacksonville Jaguars last week, 30-14. The Titans are one of four undefeated teams enter...
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