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Focus Features Unveils 20th Anniversary Reel, Commemorative Swag Bag

Focus Features has lined up an emotional tribute reel and some primo swag to celebrate its 20 years of prestige indie filmmaking. The Comcast-owned unit run by Peter Kujawski released a heart-tugging compilation featuring its most celebrated movies –including the Oscar-nominated “Brokeback Mountain,” “Promising Young Woman,” “Lost in Translation,” “Milk,” “The Kids Are All Right,” […]

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2022 Mavlon U-19 Championship Set To Kick-Off In Lagos From February 20

By Abdulquadir Adedapo The 2022 Mavlon U-19 Football Championship would kick-off on Sunday, 20th February with host and defending Champions Mavlon FC headlining the participating teams at this year’s edition of the Tournament which offers youngsters a lot of chances to greater career in Football. The Championship will feature 8 teams from two states ( […]

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Box Office: ‘Death on the Nile’ Sails to No. 1 as Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Marry Me’ Hits Wrong Note

“Death on the Nile” collected $12.8 million in its opening weekend. Those ticket sales wouldn’t buy enough Champagne to fill the Nile, but they are sufficient to lead domestic box office charts. The star-studded murder mystery, from Disney and 20th Century Studios, arrived on par with expectations, which had projected a debut in between $11 […]

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Black Market Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today 12th February 2022

Black market dollar to naira exchange rate today 12th February 2022 can be accessed below.     IMPORTANT NOTE: Please note that the exchange rate changes hourly.… it depends on the volume of dollars available and the Demands. What it means is that…you can buy or sell 1 dollar at ₦575 and the price can change […]

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NLO/Berackiah Grassroot Coaching Clinic 2nd Edition To Kickoff Without Hitches – NLO

Secretariat of the Nationwide League One says all logistics have been put in place to ensure a smooth commencement of the second edition of the NLO/Berackiah Grassroot Coaching Clinic. The five days grassroot football coaching clinic will kickoff simultaneously on 15th to 20th February at the catchment area of Lagos, Otukpo (Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba), […]

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Black Market Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today 11th February 2022

Black market dollar to naira exchange rate today 11th February 2022 can be accessed below.     IMPORTANT NOTE: Please note that the exchange rate changes hourly.… it depends on the volume of dollars available and the Demands. What it means is that…you can buy or sell 1 dollar at ₦573 and the price can change […]

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Polish Director Agnieszka Holland Boards ‘Kafka’ Biopic

Agnieszka Holland has signed on to direct a biopic of 20th century novelist Franz Kafka. Titled “Kafka,” the film will cover the writer’s life in a series of standalone vignettes, from his birth in 19th century Prague through to his death in Berlin just a few years after the close of World War I. Šárka […]

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‘Silver Bird and Rainbow Fish’ Review: A Visually Captivating and Emotionally Rewarding Chronicle of a Chinese Family

Family photos, propaganda images and grainy archival footage are manipulated, re-processed and overlaid with wonderfully simple and highly effective animation in “Silver Bird and Rainbow Fish.” This imaginative documentary essay by 36-year-old U.S.-based Chinese artist-animator-filmmaker Lei Lei assembles striking imagery and deeply personal audio recordings to chart his family’s history in China from the late […]

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Price of private island in Connecticut slashed to $100M

There’s no need to jet to the Carribean when an opportunity to snag a private island at a major discount lies much closer to home — provided you’re a billionaire. Now listed for $100 million: Great Island, a roughly 60-acre private spread in Connecticut. The Wall Street Journal first reported the listing. The roughly 60-acre […]

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10 Popular Nigerian actors and movies that brought them to spotlight

Every thespian in the movie industry was once struggling as an up-and-coming actor, taking up ‘any available’ or ‘waka-pass role’(extras) before they got their breakthrough and became big deals and adorable screen icons. Today being a Thursday, let’s throw it back to humble beginnings of a few of our now popular celebrity actors with movies […]

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Julia Roberts gushes over husband Danny Moder in sweet birthday tribute

Julia Roberts gave husband Danny Moder a sweet shout-out for his 53rd birthday on Monday. “Happy Everything 🎂🎁⚡️,” the actress, 54, wrote in a post shared to Instagram. “You make my world go round 🧡 #131.” Along with the birthday tribute, Roberts shared a snap of her husband wearing a wetsuit while holding a surfboard in […]

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‘Bordertown,’ ‘Snabba Cash’ Creatives to Make Maritime Disaster Show ‘Estonia’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Beta Film has acquired world sales rights to “Estonia,” an ambitious Finnish series telling the true story of Europe’s deadliest maritime disaster of the 20th century. The eight-part event drama will reteam “Bordertown” creator Miikko Oikkonen (“Bordertown,” “Helsinki Syndrome”) and helmer Juuso Syrjä (Bordertown), who will split directing duties with Måns Månsson (“Snabba Cash”). Finland’s […]

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‘Inspirational’ Brian Daboll plans to lead Giants by being himself

the 20th head coach in Giants history. No. 17, Ben McAdoo, did not last two full seasons. No 18, Pat Shurmur, was two years and out. No. 19, Joe Judge, was supposed to get more patience but he got only two years. It is a tough business and there are no assurances how long this […]

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Inside Nets draft steal Kessler Edwards’ emergence and shot-doctor sessions with Kyle Korver

Sign up here to get Inside the Nets delivered to your inbox each Saturday morning. The Nets, shocking for a star-studded championship contender, have given significant minutes to four rookies. And likely none has surpassed expectations more than Kessler Edwards has. The second-round draft pick from Pepperdine had his work cut out to even make the […]

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Meek Mill pumped after Joel Embiid leads 76ers past LeBron James-less Lakers

Rapper Meek Mill is all smiles during the 76ers’ 105-87 win over the Lakers.NBAE via Getty Images Anthony Davis scored 31 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for the Lakers. The 37-year-old James is day to day with a sore left knee. James is second in the league in scoring at 29.1 points per game, on […]

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New Jersey school district renames Woodrow Wilson High School, citing ‘racist values’

New Jersey school district is changing the name of Woodrow Wilson High School due to the former president’s “racist values.” The Camden City School District changed high school’s name during Tuesday’s school board meeting, according to NJ.com. The change will be official when the 2022-2023 school year begins, and the school will be named “Eastside High School.” […]

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Grizzlies vs. Spurs prediction: Memphis in good spot to cover

Desmond BanePetre Thomas/USA TODAY Sports The Spurs defense allows 111.4 points per 100 possessions, which ranks 20th in the NBA. The Grizzlies shoot the seventh-highest frequency of field-goal attempts at the rim (33.9 percent) and the Spurs give up the second-highest frequency of shots, so expect the Grizzlies to attack the paint at will.  The […]

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Derrick Rose back on road with Knicks as optimism for return grows

the Knicks’ 95-93 loss to the Cavaliers. Rose will make this three-game road trip to Cleveland, Miami and Milwaukee and a February return sounds like it actually will happen. He underwent ankle surgery on Dec. 24. Knicks coach Tom Thibodeau wouldn’t say when asked directly if Rose will be back within four weeks, but sounded […]

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JAMB announces date for 2022 UTME, DE registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday announced that the registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the Direct Entry examination will commence by February 12, 2022. The board made this known in its weekly bulletin released by its Director of Public Relations, Dr. Fabian Benjamin. In the timeline of events attached to […]

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BREAKING: JAMB Announces Date For 2022 UTME, DE Registration

The board made this known in its weekly bulletin released by its Director of Public Relations, Dr Fabian Benjamin, and made available to The PUNCH in Abuja.   JAMB registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede According to a report by The PUNCH, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday announced that the registration for the Unified […]

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