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Chris Hemsworth hypes revival of extinct, ‘iconic’ Tasmanian tiger

“Thor” superstar told The Post he’s psyched about the return of the “Tassie tiger” to his native Australia.

‘The Crown’ Actor Sam Crane to Play Lead in ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’

Sam Crane will play Harry Potter in the new company that commences performances on “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” at London’s Palace Theatre from Oct. 13. Crane’s…

‘Shantaram,’ Gandhi’s Assassin, Ophelia: The Many Faces of Shubham Saraf

During his eclectic career so far British actor Shubham Saraf has played a variety of roles. Saraf, who studied at the U.K.’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama…

‘Wedding Season’ Star Pallavi Sharda on Why She Left Her Native Australia for a Bollywood Career

Pallavi Sharda didn’t have to look far to get into character for “Wedding Season.” The Australian actor and dancer stars in the Netflix rom-com as Asha, a New…

Mariah Carey Pays Tribute to Olivia Newton-John, Remembers Singing ‘Hopelessly Devoted’ Onstage With Her

Mariah Carey joins the massive outpouring of admiration and love for the late Olivia Newton-John, who died on Monday, Aug. 8 at 73 years old. Through a thread…

Alena Lodkina on ‘Petrol,’ Shooting Melbourne, Taking Audiences Down a Rabbit Hole

Alena Lodkina’s first feature, “Strange Colours” (2017) took her deep into the Australian outback, to the rough-as-guts opal-mining town of Lightning Ridge, before bringing her to the Venice…

How Olivia Newton-John battled breast cancer for 30 years

“When you’re given a cancer diagnosis or a scary honest diagnosis, you’re suddenly given a possibility of a time limit,” she said in 2019.

Olivia Newton-John, ‘Grease’ Star and ‘Physical’ Singer, Dies at 73

Olivia Newton-John, the top female pop vocalist of the 1970s who starred in movies including “Grease” and “Xanadu,” died Monday. She was 73. Her husband John Easterling posted…

‘House of the Lost on the Cape’ Finds Way to U.S. Release, Crunchyroll Buys RightStuf – Global Bulletin

LOST AND FOUND “The House of the Lost on the Cape,” a Japanese animated movie which was an official selection at the recent Annecy festival will have a…

The Locarno Academy Confronts the Future of Criticism

For the tenth time in 11 years, the Locarno Film Festival is hosting 10 international film critics from various stages of development during the 10 days of the A-list Swiss…

Bill Russell, 11-Time NBA Champion and First Black Head Coach in U.S. Pro Sports, Dies at 88

Bill Russell, a Boston Celtics legend who won 11 championships over his career and served as the first Black head coach of any U.S. professional sports team, died…

‘Neighbours’ Final Episode Tops Australian TV Ratings

The “Neighbours” finale on Network 10 topped the ratings Thursday, drawing in 1.2 million overnight viewers nationally. Of these, 873,000 watched from the five metro markets of Sydney,…