‘The Flash’ gets a quick intro in new teaser

‘The Flash’ gets a quick intro in new teaser

(Relaxnews) – Two months before premiering its new superhero series, the CW uploaded a new teaser in which Barry Allen introduces himself as “the fastest man alive.” First introduced as a character on “Arrow” last December, the super-fast superhero has already proven he can win over viewers: one of the two episodes with the Flash […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
‘Avengers’: Black Widow spin-off already scripted

‘Avengers’: Black Widow spin-off already scripted

(Relaxnews) – On Twitter, screenwriter Nicole Perlman revealed that she has indeed written a movie centered on the Marvel character played by Scarlett Johansson in “Iron Man 2″ and “The Avengers.” Perlman, who co-wrote “Guardians of the Galaxy” with James Gunn, specified in a tweet that she wrote the “Black Widow” screenplay in 2010-2011 but is “not […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Women are the most committed mobile gamers

Women are the most committed mobile gamers

(Relaxnews) – Forget the stereotypes: when it comes to smartphones and tablets, women spend more time and money on games and show greater too. Taking a sample of successful games that are played on a combined 1.1 million devices globally, Flurry, the apps analytics company, found that women make 31% more in-app purchases than men […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Games, Online, Science & Technology ·
Modern-day pirate movie ‘South China Sea’ aims for Tom Cruise

Modern-day pirate movie ‘South China Sea’ aims for Tom Cruise

(Relaxnews) – According to Deadline, the star has been offered the lead role of a modern-day American pirate in this action movie described as “Fast & Furious” on water. Produced by Millenium Films (“The Expendables”), “South China Sea” will be helmed by the Swedish duo Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein, who directed the 2012 fantasy […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Helen Mirren stars in latest food-centric blockbuster

Helen Mirren stars in latest food-centric blockbuster

(Relaxnews) – Throw in a smattering of A-list actors, a dash of seductive, visual food porn, and a sprinkling of bucolic scenery and you get the recipe for cinematic success, an increasingly popular Hollywood trend whose latest culinary film stars Helen Mirren — and a lot of amazing Indian food. Set for US release August […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Food & Dining, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Batman and Superman get ahead of Captain America

Batman and Superman get ahead of Captain America

(Relaxnews) – To avoid going head to head with “Captain America 3″ in theaters, Warner Bros decided to shift the release of “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” forward by around a month. Initially, both films were set to bow on May 6, 2016, meaning that the superheroes would have given each other some serious […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Uber rolls out carpooling social experiment for cheaper rides

Uber rolls out carpooling social experiment for cheaper rides

(Relaxnews) – Uber has jumped onto the car-sharing wagon with the launch of UberPool, which teams up riders taking the same route. The concept works much like the existing Uber private car initiatives, letting users book a ride directly from their smartphone via its app. Once a request has been made, the app finds a […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring, Online, Science & Technology ·
Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Louboutin shoes to arrive in October

Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Louboutin shoes to arrive in October

(Relaxnews) – The shoes that caught fashionistas’ attention on the red carpet of the “Maleficent” premieres are about to hit the streets. Created by Christian Louboutin in collaboration with Angelina Jolie for her recent press tour, the limited edition Malangeli shoes are now available for pre-order at the brand’s five flagship stores in Paris, Hong […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Matthew Rhys to play Bradley Cooper’s rival in gourmet chef movie

Matthew Rhys to play Bradley Cooper’s rival in gourmet chef movie

(Relaxnews) – The star of “The Americans” has just boarded the Weinstein Company’s upcoming feature set against the backdrop of the French gourmet restaurant scene. Currently untitled, the movie is headlined by Bradley Cooper as Adam Jones, a Paris-based chef who is trying desperately to earn his third Michelin star. Welsh actor Matthew Rhys, who […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Food & Dining, Hollywood Stars ·
Gwyneth Paltrow fronts new campaign for Boss Ma Vie

Gwyneth Paltrow fronts new campaign for Boss Ma Vie

(Relaxnews) – The American actress appears as the face of the new women’s fragrance from Hugo Boss. Following on from Boss Nuit and Boss Jour fragrances, Jason Wu, Artistic Director for BOSS Womenswear, has unveiled the latest Hugo Boss women’s scent, Boss Ma Vie, with a new campaign fronted by Gwyneth Paltrow. Wu dressed Paltrow […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
McDonald’s tests 60-second drive-thru delivery guarantee

McDonald’s tests 60-second drive-thru delivery guarantee

(Relaxnews) – In a bid to increase traffic at their drive-thru lanes, 800 McDonald’s restaurants in Florida are handing out timers to their customers and guaranteeing that their delivery will be made in 60 seconds or less. The marketing pitch is being tested during busy lunch hours on weekday orders between noon and 1pm until […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
American office slave with no holidays? You might want to move to France

American office slave with no holidays? You might want to move to France

(Relaxnews) – An online petition calling for “vacation equality” in the US has shed light on the major differences in vacation time around the world and may make you want to move to France. Especially if you’re an American, Canadian or Japanese worker. Because while workers in Canada and Japan get 10 days of paid […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
MAC reveals details of Viva Glam collection

MAC reveals details of Viva Glam collection

(Relaxnews) – Barbadian singer Rihanna is readying a second drop of the Viva Glam collection designed to raise money for the men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS. MAC has unveiled a frosted metallic mauve-colored lipstick and “Lipglass” as part of its second collection with Rihanna for the Viva Glam project, due to arrive next month. […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
How to identify narcissists? Just ask them

How to identify narcissists? Just ask them

(Relaxnews) – Researchers in the US conducted 11 experiments involving a grand total of 2,200 participants and found that identifying narcissists is as simple as asking them directly while making sure they fully understand the definition of the word and its implications. The magic formula? Ask the supposed narcissist the following question and don’t forget […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Liam Neeson to run from the mob in April 2015

Liam Neeson to run from the mob in April 2015

(Relaxnews) – Initially slated for a February release, the action thriller “Run All Night” is now due in US theaters on April 17, 2015, Warner Bros has announced. After the “Taken” films and the more recent “Non-Stop,” Liam Neeson will confirm his status as an action movie star once again in “Run All Night,” in […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Jennifer Connelly takes female lead in ‘American Pastoral’

Jennifer Connelly takes female lead in ‘American Pastoral’

(Relaxnews) – The actress has joined the cast of the forthcoming film adaptation of Philip Roth’s Pulitzer-winning novel, The Wrap reports. Australian filmmaker Phillip Noyce will helm the feature, in which Jennifer Connelly will co-star opposite Ewan McGregor. Production is slated to begin in March 2015. Part of Roth’s “American Trilogy,” “American Pastoral” examines the […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Swimming: Phelps teams with Aqua Sphere to develop suit line

Swimming: Phelps teams with Aqua Sphere to develop suit line

(IRVINE-AFP) – Olympic swimming great Michael Phelps, on a comeback that could take him to the Rio Games, is teaming up with a swimwear manufacturer to develop a line of competitive swimming equipment. Phelps launched his comeback in April after a 20-month retirement as a “free agent” after his deal with longtime sponsor Speedo expired […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, International Stars, Sports & Recreation ·
Chasing the K-pop dream

Chasing the K-pop dream

(SEOUL-AFP) – “Time to get up girls!” The call comes at 6:00 am as it does every morning, pulling Ray from her bunk bed at the start of another 16-hour day in search of stardom. Ray and the five other young women sharing a small Seoul apartment make up the K-pop band “Billion” — which […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
JetBlue and Marriott rank top among US rewards programs

JetBlue and Marriott rank top among US rewards programs

(Relaxnews) – Your odds of finally accruing enough points to get a free flight or free night’s stay are best if you’re a loyalty member of JetBlue and Marriott, according to a new report that did the number crunching for US airlines and hotels. In US News & World Report’s latest 2014-2015 Best Travel Rewards […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
‘Alice in Wonderland’ sequel in production

‘Alice in Wonderland’ sequel in production

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Production begins this week on the highly anticipated sequel to Tim Burton’s blockbuster reinvention of “Alice in Wonderland” — with the same A-list cast as the 2010 Oscar-winning film. Burton is co-producing but not directing “Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass,” in which Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter and […]

06.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·