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‘Do not Look Up’ and 9 different Netflix films for 2021



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Keep in mind when Netflix had only one authentic movie? It was known as “Beasts of No Nation,” starred Idris Elba and was launched within the faraway days of 2015.

That was it.

Six years later, the streaming big plans to launch a minimum of 72 films in 2021, it introduced Tuesday. And that massive quantity doesn’t even consider extra initiatives which may pop up — like final yr’s “Loss of life to 2020” — or movie competition acquisitions, reminiscent of “Mucho Mucho Amor,” “The Forty-12 months-Outdated Model” and “His Home” that Netflix purchased at Sundance in 2020.

This yr, the streamer guarantees a minimum of one film each week. It’s nearly like ABC’s dusty previous tv anthology Film of the Week, however as an alternative of Ernest Borgnine and Cheryl Ladd, we get Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence. There are different massive names, too: Timothée Chalamet, Brad Pitt, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Idris Elba (twice!), Halle Berry, Viola Davis and plenty of extra.

Listed below are a number of the most promising Netflix movies coming to your sofa in 2021. The discharge dates haven’t but been introduced.

“The Lady within the Window”

"The Woman in the Window" stars Amy Adams as an agoraphobic woman who lives alone in New York and begins spying on her new neighbors, only to witness a disturbing act of violence.
“The Lady within the Window” stars Amy Adams, as an agoraphobic girl who lives alone in New York and begins spying on her new neighbors, solely to witness a disturbing act of violence.
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21st Century Fox had deliberate to launch this Amy Adams thriller earlier than the famed studio was purchased by Disney. Now the movie — written by the ferocious, sensible Tracy Letts — a couple of New York psychiatrist whose neighbor goes lacking, will head straight to streaming as an alternative. It additionally stars Gary Oldman, Julianne Moore, Brian Tyree Henry and Anthony Mackie. Joe Wright directs.


Based on a bestselling novel from five-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Joyce Carol Oates, "Blonde" is a boldly reimagined private story of Marilyn Monroe, played by Ana de Armas.
Based mostly on a best-selling novel from five-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Joyce Carol Oates, “Blonde” is a boldly re-imagined non-public story of Marilyn Monroe, performed by Ana de Armas.
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Marilyn Monroe is an unjustly ignored historic determine. Simply kidding! A bunch of actresses have performed the Hollywood legend already — Michelle Williams, Ashley Judd and Barbara Niven amongst them. The flop NBC drama “Smash” was in regards to the creation of a faux Broadway musical about Monroe known as “Bombshell.” Now, the breakout star of “Knives Out” (and soon-to-be Bond lady in “No Time To Die”) Ana de Armas will play the tragic “Gents Want Blondes” star, alongside Adrien Brody as Arthur Miller and Bobby Cannavale as Joe DiMaggio.

“Don’t Look Up”

"Don't Look Up" tells the story of two low-level astronomers, who must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet earth.
“Don’t Look Up” tells the story of two low-level astronomers, who should go on a large media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that may destroy planet Earth.

Netflix has shortly was a magnet for Oscar contenders (“Roma,” “The Irishman” and final yr’s “Da 5 Bloods,” “The Trial of the Chicago 7” and “Mank“). “Don’t Look Up” may very well be one the service’s awards bait movies for 2021. The forged is a deck of Oscar nominees and winners: Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence and Timothée Chalamet. Plus, the film is directed by Adam McKay, who was nominated for guiding “Vice” and “The Massive Brief.” The plot, nevertheless, appears like sci-fi: Two astronauts attempt to warn the planet {that a} comet will destroy Earth.

“The Energy of the Canine”

One other Oscar-nominated director within the combine is Jane Campion (“The Piano”). Her film is about two ranch-owning brothers (Benedict Cumberbatch and Jesse Plemons) in Montana. The macho film additionally stars Kirsten Dunst, Frances Conroy and Keith Carradine.

Tick, Tick … Growth!

Andrew Garfield stars in "tick,tick...BOOM!" which marks Lin-Manuel Miranda's directing debut.
Andrew Garfield stars in “Tick, Tick … Growth!,” which marks Lin-Manuel Miranda’s movie directing debut.

You most likely know the Broadway musical “Lease” — and if you happen to don’t, take a look at Submit Broadway columnist Michael Riedel’s delectable new guide “Singular Sensation: The Triumph of Broadway” — however you’ve most likely by no means heard of the late composer Jonathan Larson’s different present, “Tick, Tick … Growth!” The autobiographical musical, which premiered off-off-Broadway in 1990, has been tinkered loads with since Larson’s 1996 demise, and the identical is true now. The script for the film model was written by Steven Levenson, the proficient guide author of “Pricey Evan Hansen,” and it additionally marks Lin-Manuel Miranda’s film directing debut. The musical is full of catchy tunes with sensible lyrics.


"Beauty" is written by Lena Waithe.
“Magnificence” is written by Lena Waithe.

Lena Waithe is a tremendously proficient author — if you happen to’ve by no means seen the “Thanksgiving” episode of “Grasp of None,” you need to repair that — and her newest movie has an attractive premise: A younger black girl scores a serious recording deal, and the celebrity begins to complicate her private life. It options Niecy Nash and Sharon Stone in supporting roles.

“A Boy Referred to as Christmas”

I’ll admit, I imagine Netflix is beginning to prove an excessive amount of Christmas schlock for its personal good. Proving my level, in 2021 they’re giving us “The Princess Change 3.” Please, Netflix, flip that change off. The pedigree of “A Boy Referred to as Christmas,” nevertheless, is a step above that — Maggie Smith is in it! — and the plot during which a child ventures off to the land of the elves has a extra adventurous spirit than ordinary.

“Purple Discover”

"Red Notice" stars Ryan Reynolds, Gal Gadot and Dwayne Johnson.
“Purple Discover” stars Ryan Reynolds, Gal Gadot and Dwayne Johnson.

This one isn’t conserving me up at evening in giddy anticipation — however America will find it irresistible, as a result of it stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Along with his theatrically launched films, Johnson normally prints cash, and audiences will likely be excited to get his newest with their Netflix subscription. Within the flick, Johnson performs an FBI agent whereas Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds are wished criminals.

“The Tougher They Fall”

In "The Harder They Fall," Nat Love (Jonathan Majors) discovers that his enemy, Rufus Buck (Idris Elba), is being released from prison.
In “The Tougher They Fall,” Nat Love (Jonathan Majors) discovers that his enemy, Rufus Buck (Idris Elba), is being launched from jail.

Jay-Z produces this new Western from writer-director Jeymes Samuel. The movie has a heavy-hitting ensemble, together with Idris Elba, Regina King, Delroy Lindo, Lakeith Stanfield and Jonathan Majors.


"Moxie," directed by and starring Amy Poehler, will be released on March 3.
“Moxie,” directed by and starring Amy Poehler, will likely be launched March 3.

A number of Netflix’s lineup is tremendous critical, however not this comedy directed by Amy Poehler. The powerhouse additionally seems within the film a couple of teen lady who shakes up her highschool when she begins anonymously publishing a rebellious journal. It additionally options Ike Barinholtz, Marcia Homosexual Harden, Josephine Langford and Patrick Schwarzenegger.


Pamela Anderson is married to bodyguard Dan Hayhurst




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Pamela Anderson has gotten married for the fifth time.

Sources affirm to Web page Six that Anderson, 53, secretly married her bodyguard, Dan Hayhurst, on Christmas Eve. The couple tied the knot at her house on Vancouver Island.

“I used to be married on the property I purchased from my grandparents 25 years in the past, that is the place my dad and mom had been married and they’re nonetheless collectively,” she informed the Each day Mail. “I really feel like I’ve come full circle.”

She added, “I’m precisely the place I have to be – within the arms of a person who actually loves me.”

Web page Six solely revealed in September that Anderson was courting Hayhurst after divorcing husband Jon Peters, to whom she was married for under 12 days.

“He’s in his 40s. An actual man, lastly,” a good friend of Anderson informed Web page Six of Hayhurst. “He is aware of methods to deal with her. It’s very cool to see. She’s utterly comfy, they usually’re by no means out of one another’s sight.”

The bombshell was first married to Tommy Lee, with whom she shares sons Brandon, 23, and Dylan, 22. She then married and divorced Child Rock in 2006.

Pamela Anderson and husband Dan Hayhurst are seen here in December 2020
Pamela Anderson and husband Dan Hayhurst are seen right here in December 2020

She went on to marry music producer Rick Salomon twice, first in 2007, which ended with an annulment, and once more in 2013. Anderson then married Peters in January 2020.

Peters claimed Anderson dumped him after he paid off her money owed, which Anderson denied. He then went again to his ex-fiancée, whom he had left for Anderson.

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Cannes Movie Pageant 2021 postponed to July on account of COVID-19




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Cannes: The glamour! The artwork! The sweat!

The Cannes Movie Pageant introduced Wednesday that the 2021 version will transfer from its common late-Might spot to early July, when the seaside Côte d’Azur averages a balmy 86 levels.

The summery change-up comes days after the French authorities introduced plans to vaccinate its complete inhabitants towards the coronavirus by August. Cinemas there stay closed by at the very least the tip of January.

Final 12 months’s pageant was canceled outright because of the pandemic, although instances on the time had subsided in France. Organizers nonetheless revealed their picks, together with Pixar’s “Soul,” Wes Anderson’s “The French Dispatch” and Francis Lee’s “Ammonite.”

After Cannes 2020 was axed, most different movie festivals — Tribeca, New York, London, Toronto and this week’s Sundance — opted for largely at-home digital occasions. Venice, nonetheless, did handle a extra intimate in-person pageant.

The Cannes 2021 rescheduling matches snuggly within the pageant calendar. No different main movie fetes happen in July, so Cannes — occurring July 6-17 — might be sandwiched between the Tribeca Movie Pageant in June and Venice Movie Pageant in September.

Regardless of the sweltering warmth, the costume code will stay black tie.

The Cannes Palace of Festivals and Conferences has been has been converted into a vaccination center during the coronavirus pandemic.
The red-carpeted Cannes Palace of Festivals and Conferences has been has been transformed right into a vaccination heart throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
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Halsey reveals she is pregnant with first baby




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The COVID-19 child increase continues.

Halsey shocked followers on Wednesday by revealing that she is pregnant along with her first baby on Instagram.

“Shock!” the “With out Me” singer captioned a sequence of child bump-bearing images taken by photographer Sam Dameshek.

In two of the photographs, the 26-year-old poses fully topless whereas carrying a pair of dishevelled denim denims.

Halsey’s supervisor, Anthony Tomasli, commented, “i like you with all my coronary heart!!! we’re all so joyful for you!! you’re gonna be the very best mother ever.”

Followers speculate that Halsey could also be anticipating a child with Alev Aydin. The screenwriter reposted an image of the singer’s being pregnant photoshoot with two purple coronary heart emojis on his Instagram Story.

Alev Aydin's Instagram Story.
Alev Aydin’s Instagram Story.
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He additionally commented on the pop star’s put up, “Coronary heart so full, I like you, sweetness,” to which she replied, “I like you!!!!!! And I like this mini human already.”

In 2020, Halsey was linked to her ex, Yungblud. The pair sparked hypothesis that they have been courting once more after Halsey posted a dinner she made for the British-born singer again in March.

“My first crack at making a Sunday dinner #YorkshireCertified,” she captioned the pic, which Yungblud, 23, reposted on to his Instagram Story with the caption, “Can affirm [check mark emoji].”

Halsey beforehand dated “American Horror Story” star Evan Peters, however the pair cut up in early 2020. She additionally dated rapper G-Eazy.

In 2016, the “Dangerous at Love” singer shared that she suffered a miscarriage whereas on tour.

“I beat myself up for it,” the then 21-year-old instructed Rolling Stone journal. “I feel that the rationale it occurred is simply the approach to life I used to be residing. I wasn’t consuming. I wasn’t doing medication. I used to be f–king overworked – within the hospital each couple of weeks as a result of I used to be dehydrated, needing baggage of IVs dropped at my greenroom. I used to be anemic, I used to be fainting. My physique simply broke the f–okay down.”

A rep for Halsey declined to remark.

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