Film actor James Franco, known for the films "spider-Man", "Harvey milk" and "Oz: the Great and Terrible"bought the rights for the film adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk's novel "the rant: a biography of Baxter Casey". It is reported by Slash Film.
The details of the casting and the estimated release date of the film will be known soon. "After working with brad pitt, Edward Norton and Sam Rockwell I could not imagine a more impressive actor for cooperation than Franco," said Palahniuk.
Roman "rant: the biography of Baxter Casey" was published in 2007. The main character (Baxter), nicknamed the rant has a unique flair, which allows him special taste and smell. The inhabitants of his native town disliked it because of the strange addictions and inventions. Palahniuk has previously indicated that "rant" is the first book in the planned trilogy.
The Russian singer-songwriter Alexander Rosenbaum has cancelled a concert in Volgograd. "In connection with an injury received at a concert in Saratov (6-7-8 fracture ribs), a concert in Volgograd postponed to may 23, 2017. We apologize for the inconvenience", — stated on the website of the musician.
Access clips of the group "Leningrad" in the network must be closed, according to the St. Petersburg ataman of city Cossack society "the Leopard" Andrey Polyakov. According to the chieftain, from the music video for the song "Ecstasy" we need to remove the Mat and outright sex scenes. Kazak, however, acknowledged that the Cords — "talented people".
In the Internet appeared the video of the band "Leningrad" in the song "Ecstasy". Directed by Anna Parmas. In the movie starring Svetlana Khodchenkova, best known for the films "Viking", "the Wolverine" and "the Spy, come forth!" and Anton Filipenko, who performed the role in the film "28 Panfilov" and "Under electric clouds".
United Airlines reached an agreement with the passenger injured in the violent expulsion from the cabin before departure from Chicago. The amount of compensation was not disclosed. The airline stressed that assumes "full responsibility for what happened.
The men's team of Russia on hockey lost to team Sweden in the match of the Czech stage of the Eurotour. The meeting was held on Thursday, April 27, and ended with the victory of the Swedes in overtime with a score of 4:3 (0:2, 1:1, 2:0, 1:0). The decisive goal in the 65th minute of the match was scored by Gabriel Lindeskog.
In Moscow criticized the study of France on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Syrian province of Idlib. In particular, the foreign Ministry expressed doubt that the samples are received by the intelligence agencies of France on the site of the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria credible.