Dear White People: Jeremy Tardy Exits Season 4, Accuses Studio of Racial Discrimination During Negotiations

Jeremy Tardy will not return to Netflix’s Dear White People, citing his negotiating experience with production studio Lionsgate and what he calls “their practices of racial discrimination.” Lionsgate in response characterized the impasse as “purely financial negotiation regarding deal terms,” and nothing more. Tardy, who recurred as Rashid Bakr in 11 total episodes over the […]

ITV Good Morning Britain: Stanley Johnson issues warning to Boris over Brexit negotiations

Good Morning Britain returned to ITV with the final show of the week and Kate Garraway was joined by Adil Ray to present.  Those watching at home tuned in to see Stanley Johnson, the father of Prime Minister Boris Johnson, live in the studio and the hosts were keen to find out his thoughts on how […]

Man Utd reeling as Anthony Martial agent SLAMS contract negotiations – Is he leaving?

While the one-year extension has bought United some time, it seems Martial’s camp are far from happy with the current offers being presented to them. Martial’s agent, Philippe Lamboley, stated in the summer that the France international wanted to leave the club after a breakdown in negotiations. And it seems those discussions have failed to […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling holds as May returns to Brexit negotiations

The value of the pound against the euro has held today, after only having just slightly recovered following the leadership challenge on Wednesday night. The rate is now €1.1114 according to Bloomberg figures, while yesterday the pound rose against the euro at €1.110. The steady value of sterling comes as Theresa May returns to Brexit negotiations, […]

Trump and China declare 90-day truce on new tariffs to allow for trade negotiations

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have reached a 90-day ceasefire agreement on new economic tariffs. Trump agreed not to raise US tariffs on Chinese imports as scheduled on January 1. Trump will impose the tariffs if the two countries do not reach an agreement within 90 days, according to the […]

Future of ‘Star Trek 4’ in Doubt as Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth Depart Over Salary Negotiations

Captain…we have a problem. Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth have both walked away from Star Trek 4 following failed salary negotiations. Pine was going to reprise his role as Captain James T. Kirk for the fourth time. Hemsworth was going to return via time travel as Kirk’s father, who was introduced in the 2009 reboot’s […]

Theresa May’s stalled Brexit negotiations are putting public safety at ‘serious and unnecessary risk’

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Lack of progress in Brexit negotiations putting UK public at “at serious and unnecessary risk,” according to MPs. The report said there is a “serious risk” that crucial aspects of security co-operation will end after Brexit because both sides are refusing to budge on their “political red lines.” It said Theresa May […]

‘The weakest, most riven government I’ve ever seen’: Scotland’s Brexit minister says May’s ‘paralysed’ Cabinet is damaging negotiations

Reuters / Russell Cheyne SNP veteran and Scottish Brexit minister Michael Russell tells BI that Theresa May’s government is the weakest in his lifetime. Russell said the prime minister’s “secretive” leadership style is damaging Brexit negotiations. “Nobody knows what is happening. You will get that complaint even from senior civil servants in London,” Russell said. […]

EU leader Jean Claude Juncker ‘status crushing’ as Brexit negotiations impact US UK trade

EU leader Jean Claude Juncker showed the ultimate display of power today, according to a body language expert who an analysed the behaviour of European leaders at the European Union Council summit in Brussels. The 63-year-old Luxembourgish politician has been in the role since November 2014, and was previously the Prime Minister of Luxembourg. The […]