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Tyler Perry to film White House drama ‘The Oval’ this summer

Tyler Perry to film White House drama ‘The Oval’ this summer

Entertainment
June 22 (UPI) -- Filmmaker Tyler Perry is working on The Oval, a new BET Networks drama set in the White House and focused on a fictional, first family. Principal photography is to begin this summer at Tyler Perry Studios in Georgia. The show's ensemble includes Ed Quinn, Kron Moore, Paige Hurd and Daniel Croix Henderson. "I've been hard at work on The Oval and can't wait to share this story with audiences," Perry said in a press release. "I've set out to create a show that tells the story of a family placed in the White House by people of power while also highlighting the personal side and everyday lives of the staff who run the inner workings of the nation's most iconic residence." Perry, 49, wrote the series, and is also producing and directing it. His credits include the Madea film a...
Astronomers find white dwarf merger that may spawn future fiery explosion

Astronomers find white dwarf merger that may spawn future fiery explosion

Science
May 21 (UPI) -- Astronomers have discovered a rare celestial object. Scientists suggest the fiery orb was created when two dead white dwarfs merged and become reanimated. According to a new paper describing the unusual stellar object, published this week in the journal Nature, the orb is a ticking time bomb -- likely to explode with a fiery bang in the near future. Scientists first spotted the object while analyzing data collected by the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, satellite. Astronomers spotted a bright star at the center of a gas nebula, but were surprised to find no visible light, only infrared radiation, emanating from the nebula. When astronomers analyzed the spectrum emitted by the nebula and its central star, they determined the object contained neither hydrogen ...
Piers Morgan says royal baby name isn’t diverse – ‘Popular, white and middle-class’

Piers Morgan says royal baby name isn’t diverse – ‘Popular, white and middle-class’

Entertainment
Piers Morgan is unhappy about something. Again.The outspoken TV star took to Twitter to vocalise his thoughts on Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s choice of name for their newborn son.It was reported earlier today the Duke and Duchess of Sussex named their arrival Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.And, of course, Piers didn’t agree with the moniker of the latest royal addition, calling it a “striking blow for diversity and feminism”.The 54-year-old took to Twitter and wrote a scathing message, which read: “So the royal couple, in a striking blow for diversity and feminism, have given their son one of the most popular white middle-class first names, Archie.“And a second name, Harrison, that was chosen because it stands for 'Harry's son' (I'm serious..). Hilarious.”The message received mixe
Halle Berry bares all in white T-shirt rendered see-through: ‘Timeless beauty’

Halle Berry bares all in white T-shirt rendered see-through: ‘Timeless beauty’

Entertainment
Halle Berry risked an Instagram ban with her latest eye-popping display.Posing up a storm from the comfort of her own living room, the 52-year-old looked like a retro 1950s pin-up.Sitting on the floor with her hands behind her head, holding on to her rather stylish hat Halle could have been a model for one of the hottest photoshoots.Flaunting her ageless figure, the Die Another Day actress wore nothing but a white loosely plunging T-shirt.Opting to go braless, the award-winning star exposed all as the light from a close-by window rendered her top completely transparent.Proving she was far too glam to give a damn, Ms Berry captioned the image: “Dress for yourself and no-one else.”Looking like a goddess, she allowed her hair to fall in seductive waves that cascaded down her back.Le