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    How Jared Leto Used Prosthetics to Become a Balding Fashion Scion in ‘House of Gucci’

    • 27.11.2021
    • Varitey.com

    From the moment the “House of Gucci” trailer was released, Jared Leto’s transformation from svelte, long-haired actor to pudgy, balding fashion designer Paolo Gucci has been the talk of the film world.

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    North Korean man gets death for selling Netflix’s Squid Game, life term for boy who bought copy

    • 27.11.2021
    • IndiaToday

    A North Korean man has been sentenced to death for distributing copies of the hit Netflix series Squid Game. His execution will reportedly be carried out by the firing squad. Others have been sentenced to life imprisonment and hard labour for watching the show illegally.

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    Beyond Amazon and Netflix: Tracing the growth of regional OTT players from south

    • 27.11.2021
    • TheNewsMinute

    Regional OTT players had their moment in the sun during the pandemic when consumers flocked to these platforms but how are they competing with deep-pocketed streaming giants to stay relevant?

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    Cairo Film Festival Chief Mohamed Hefzy on the Need for More ‘Collaboration’ Between Arab Film Festivals

    • 27.11.2021
    • Varitey.com

    For the upcoming 43rd edition of the Cairo Film Festival, which is the grande dame of Arab film events, fest chief Mohamed Hefzy and his team have assembled a rich mix of top notch Arab and international titles, including the world premiere of Tunisian star Dhafer L’Abidine’s directorial debut “Ghodwa” and the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) premiere of “House of Gucci.”

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    From Prime’s Chhorii to Netflix’s Ghoul, a look at why makers prefer OTT for horror genre

    • 27.11.2021
    • moneycontrol

    Finding less traction on the big screen, creators of horror content are banking on streaming platforms to increase the appeal of the genre among the Indian audience.

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    Studio Ghibli Director Hayao Miyazaki Comes Out Of Retirement For New Animated Feature

    • 27.11.2021
    • Deadline

    Famed anime director Hayao Miyazaki revealed he is coming out of retirement once again to make a feature length animated film.

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    WhatsApp wins approval to double payments offering to 40 mln users in India: Source

    • 27.11.2021
    • Reuters

    WhatsApp has won regulatory approval to double the number of users on its payments service in India to 40 million. The company had requested that there should be no cap on users of its payment services in India.

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    Spotify is experimenting with a TikTok-like video feed on the app

    • 27.11.2021
    • BusinessToday.In

    Spotify is in the process of testing a TikTok-style video feed that shows video clips of songs that are being played in a full-screen format. According to reports this feature was first spotted by Chris Messina who tweeted about it and shared a video of the Spotify feed with the new format. Messina described the feature as a “pared-down” version of a TikTok-style music feed. Currently, Spotify is testing the feature on beta in its iOS app.

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    TV Critics’ Conversation: From ‘Succession’ to ‘Squid Game,’ It’s a Season of Haves and Have-Nots

    • 26.11.2021
    • Hollywood Reporter

    The extremes of income disparity shape many of the small screen’s fall offerings — but, THR’s television critics say, not all explorations of class are created equal.

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    Box Office: ‘Encanto’ Enchants With $7.5M Opening Day, ‘Gucci’ Earns $4.2M

    • 26.11.2021
    • Hollywood Reporter

    Walt Disney Animation’s musical adventure Encanto kicked off the extended Thanksgiving box office parade with a first day gross of $7.5 million.

    The family movie, along with MGM and United Artists’ adult-skewing drama House of Gucci, opened nationwide Wednesday ahead of Thanksgiving, as did Sony’s action-horror reboot Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City.

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