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Several Hurt as Gang Storms Video Set of French Rapper Booba

Gangs armed with guns and baseball bats stormed the set of a music video by controversial French rapper Booba, firing shots in a clash which left several people injured in the latest controversy to hit the star artist, a police source said Wednesday. 

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New James Bond Film Title 'No Time To Die'

The next James Bond film starring Daniel Craig as 007 will be called "No Time To Die" and released in April 2020, the storied franchise announced on Tuesday.

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Beatles Fans Come Together for 50th Anniversary of Abbey Road Photo

Around a thousand Beatles fans came together in London on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band making their iconic zebra crossing picture for the "Abbey Road" album cover.

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Migrant Extras Mistreated on Malta Film Set

Migrants hired as extras for an Italian film set in Malta were subjected to ill treatment allegedly in order to create more realistic scenes, the Times of Malta has reported.

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Dutch Band Cancels Lebanon Gig in Support of Mashrou' Leila

A Dutch band said Sunday it had cancelled its gig at a top Lebanon festival in solidarity with Mashrou’ Leila pulled from the event after threats over alleged offence to Christians.

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R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Trafficking Charges in New York

R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Friday in a New York court to federal charges including racketeering that allege he systematically recruited girls for sex while touring.

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Netflix Debuts Scorsese's 'Irishman' Trailer with De Niro, Pacino

Netflix on Wednesday unveiled the trailer for Martin Scorsese's long-awaited new film, "The Irishman" -- a major project for the streaming giant featuring powerhouse Oscar winners Robert de Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, all digitally enhanced to look younger.

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Mashrou' Leila Gig Called Off over 'Bloodshed' Fears

The organizers of the Byblos International Festival on Tuesday said they have called off the performance of world famous Lebanese rock band Mashrou' Leila to avert any "bloodshed."

The gig had been scheduled for Friday, August 9.

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Maronite Media Committee Urges Authorities to Ban Mashrou' Leila Gig

The Episcopal Media Committee, the Maronite church’s media watchdog, on Monday urged authorities to ban a controversial concert for the renowned Lebanese rock band Mashrou' Leila.

The call followed a meeting for the committee at the Catholic Media Center that was presided over by Bishop Boulos Matar and attended by Maronite Archbishop of Byblos Michel Aoun and the members of the committee.

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Venice Announces Star Lineup but Just Two Films by Women

Stars including Robert De Niro, Brad Pitt and Scarlett Johansson will attend this year's Venice Film Festival, organizers said Thursday, with 21 films vying for the Lion d'Or although only two by women made the cut.

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