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Hong Kong passes new film censorship law to 'safeguard national security'

Under the film censorship amendment, violators screening unauthorized movies may face fines up to $129,000 (HK$1 million) and three years in prison.
A billboard for The Suicide Squad movie is seen in Hong Kong on Aug. 10, 2021.
A billboard for The Suicide Squad movie is seen in Hong Kong on Aug. 10, 2021.
7h ago

Dealer expected to plead guilty in Mac Miller overdose death

A plea agreement filed in federal court calls for a 17-year sentence. Three people were indicted in the rapper's 2018 overdose death.
Image: Mac Miller performs at Sussquehanna Bank Center in Camden, N.J., on Aug. 3, 2012.
Image: Mac Miller performs at Sussquehanna Bank Center in Camden, N.J., on Aug. 3, 2012.

B.J. Novak's face is on a bunch of random products

“Years ago, someone mistakenly put an image of me on a public domain site, and now apparently I am on products all around the world,” he wrote.
B.J. Novak
B.J. Novak

Santa Fe DA on 'Rust' movie shooting: Corners were definitely cut on this set

Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies says it's too early to say if actor Alec Baldwin is a key witness in the case. Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed a cinematographer and wounded the director.
Santa Fe DA on 'Rust' movie shooting: Corners were definitely cut on this set
Santa Fe DA on 'Rust' movie shooting: Corners were definitely cut on this set

Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson reunite on her podcast to reminisce about 'The O.C'

Brody and Bilson made up one of the series’ fan-favorite couples, Summer and Seth.
Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson.
Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson.

Full interview: Santa Fe DA speaks on Alec Baldwin fatal shooting

In an interview with NBC News’ Tom Llamas, Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies says the investigation into “Rust” movie set shooting is "incredibly complex." Actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed a cinematographer and wounded the director.
Full interview: Santa Fe DA speaks on Alec Baldwin fatal shooting
Full interview: Santa Fe DA speaks on Alec Baldwin fatal shooting

Model posed on Instagram by dad's casket. She wasn’t prepared for the backlash.

"I treated the celebration as if my father was right next to me, posing for the camera as he had done on many occasions prior,” Jayne Rivera told NBC News.
Jayne Rivera.
Jayne Rivera.

Afro Latino actor Allen Maldonado: 'Visibility is everything'

The Black and Puerto Rican actor, who has a recurring role in ABC's "The Wonder Years" reboot, says he's "honored" to be part of the darker-skinned, Afro Latino "tribe."
Image: Allen Maldonado, left, as Coach Long and Dulé Hill, as Bill, in an episode of "The Wonder Years."
Image: Allen Maldonado, left, as Coach Long and Dulé Hill, as Bill, in an episode of "The Wonder Years."

'Fragile'? Pop song banned in China after music video mocks nationalists

“I am [ethnically] Chinese. Am I insulting myself?” said Namewee in a statement published on his Instagram account.
Controversial Malaysian singer "Namewee" featuring Kimberly Chen in "It might break your pinky heart".
Controversial Malaysian singer "Namewee" featuring Kimberly Chen in "It might break your pinky heart".
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'Rust' producers hire lawyers for inquiry into deadly shooting as investigators interview crew

The company behind "Rust" said a federal inquiry into last week's deadly on-set shooting was "standard practice."
Image: Rust set aerial
Image: Rust set aerial

J Balvin apologizes for controversial 'Perra' music video

The video, which showed the Colombian artist tugging at two Black women on leashes, has generated backlash.
J Balvin performs during the Uforia Mix Live 2021 at FTX Arena on Oct. 1, 2021 in Miami.
J Balvin performs during the Uforia Mix Live 2021 at FTX Arena on Oct. 1, 2021 in Miami.