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Scene City: Daniel Day-Lewis Makes an Appearance at His Own Film Party

Scene City By VALERIYA SAFRONOVA On Monday night, hours after Daniel Day-Lewis received his eighth Golden Globe nomination, he arrived at the stately Harold Pratt House on Park Avenue to toast the New York premiere of the movie that had earned him the nod, “Phantom Thread,” in which he portrays the renowned British dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock. Dressed in a casual chambray shirt, pinstriped pants and silver-pegged buckle, he strode onto the red carpet at 10:30 p.m., where dozens of photographers and reporters had camped out. He posed with his co-stars…

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Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe makes first public appearance

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has made his first public appearance since the country’s army took over on Wednesday. He attended a graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare. Mr Mugabe had been under house arrest for days. The army made its move after a power struggle over his successor. The military said on Friday it was “engaging” with Mr Mugabe and would advise the public on the outcome of talks “as soon as possible”. Live updates from Zimbabwe A witness quoted by Reuters news agency says Mr Mugabe was cheered by…

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Calls to cancel Katie Hopkins' appearance at Lewes Speakers Festival

Calls have been made to cancel an appearance by controversial columnist Katie Hopkins at a literary festival. Lewes Speakers Festival manager Marc Rattray said he would not cancel Ms Hopkins’ talk in Sussex unless he was “forced” to. “People have gone to the council, tried to have her banned under the rules of the venue, and I’ve had a lot of emails suggesting I withdraw her,” he said. Ms Hopkins said: “It’s ok not to agree, but please don’t attack the organiser.” A thread about Ms Hopkins attending the November…

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Duchess of Cambridge makes first public appearance since her pregnancy announcement

The Duchess of Cambridge has joined Prince William and Prince Harry at World Mental Health Day events, marking her first public appearance since the announcement of her third pregnancy. Kate Middleton, who is once again suffering with an acute form of morning sickness known as Hyperemesis Gravidarum, was forced to miss Prince George’s first day of school, and other official royal engagements in the weeks since the news was announced. The last time she was publicly seen was on August 30  when the royals toured the Princess Diana garden ahead of…

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West Brom midfielder Gareth Barry breaks Premier League appearance record

The 36-year-old made his 633rd appearance at Arsenal Monday, September 25, 2017 Gareth Barry has become the Premier League’s all-time record appearance holder. The West Brom midfielder made his 633rd appearance at Arsenal on Monday night, surpassing the mark set by former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs. Barry was named Baggies captain for the night in recognition of the achievement. The 36-year-old, who drew level with Giggs when he played in West Brom’s goalless draw against West Ham last weekend, also made his 601st start in the top flight. Barry…

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle set to make their first official appearance at Invictus Games

Following her declaration of mutual love in Vanity Fair Magazine, Meghan Markle is reportedly set to walk alongside boyfriend Prince Harry for their first official engagement later this month. The 36-year-old actress and 32-year-old Prince are finally likely to make an appearance together during the Invictus Games, held in the city Markle is currently calling home,Toronto. The international event founded by Prince Harry gives injured and disabled servicemen the chance to compete in various sports. Markle currently spends much of her time in the Canadian town during the filming of TV…

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