Lightning hollers for Marshall cash

THE State Government has declared its commitment to women’s sport by not only announcing a sponsorship deal with the Crows AFLW team to the tune of $ 275,000, but reaffirming its desire to resolve the funding crisis plaguing basketball’s Adelaide Lightning. As Premier Steven Marshall announced the funding boost, he also expressed his unreserved desire […]

‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Director Rob Marshall Breaks Down the New Cast [Set Visit]

I visited the London set of Mary Poppins Returns back in 2017 and came away thoroughly charmed. Director Rob Marshall‘s upcoming sequel to the Disney classic looks to have its heart in the right place every step of the way, complete with two thoroughly charming leads, elaborate musical numbers, and even an extended animation sequence […]

‘Upgrade’ Trailer: Logan Marshall Green Kicks Serious Ass With Help From His Operating System

Are you ready for some hyper-violent science fiction starring a guy who looks like Tom Hardy, but isn’t? Leigh Whannell, the writer of Saw and creator of the Insidious franchise, is here to scratch your itch with Upgrade, a piece of hardcore pulp entertainment starring Logan Marshall Green that won the Midnighter Audience Award at this year’s […]

Will China’s Belt and Road Initiative outdo the Marshall Plan?

SEVENTY years ago America passed the Economic Co-operation Act, better known as the Marshall Plan. Drawing inspiration from a speech at Harvard University by George Marshall, America’s secretary of state, it aimed to revive Europe’s war-ravaged economies. Almost five years ago, at a more obscure institution of higher learning, Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan, China’s president, […]

Michigan’s ‘Marshall Plan for Talent’ aims to become model for tech education nationwide

As tech executives call for state education programs to do a better job of providing STEM education, states are jockeying to show that they are attuned to the industry’s needs. This week, Michigan’s Republican governor Rick Snyder unveiled what he calls the “Marshall Plan for Talent” — a $ 100 million, five-year investment to restructure […]

‘Marshall attack’: Assange sends Twitter into frenzy of speculation over chessboard

Julian Assange has once again sent Twitter into a frenzy of speculation with another cryptic tweet – this time posting an image of a famous chess strategy, prompting suggestions the whistleblower is preparing ‘checkmate’. The chessboard tweeted by Assange, unaccompanied by any text, shows a move from the Capablanca vs Marshall chess game of 1918 […]

Death in Paradise season 7: Why is Kris Marshall leaving the BBC series?

Why is Kris Marshall leaving Death in Paradise?   Kris Marshall announced last year that he would be exiting Death in Paradise after starring as Humphrey Goodman in the BBC crime drama for three years. The My Family actor, 44, decided to step down from the show due to family commitments and had told producers […]

Red carpet premieres for ‘Bladerunner 2049’ and ‘Marshall’ pushed back after Las Vegas shooting

REUTERS/Chris Wattie LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two film premieres scheduled to be held in Los Angeles this week are being scaled back or cancelled entirely in the wake of the attack in Las Vegas. Open Road Films said it is cancelling its Monday premiere of “Marshall,” and the studios behind “Blade Runner 2049” also decided […]

‘Marshall’ Trailer: Chadwick Boseman Brings Justice as Thurgood Marshall in Biopic

Chadwick Boseman can’t seem to get enough of playing prolific black historical figures in biopics. After putting on his dancing shoes as James Brown in Get On Up, Boseman’s latest turn is as the first African-American Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in the simply titled Marshall, when he was just a strapping young lawyer who can punch guys. […]