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Like Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese Had A Child Later In Life. How He Feels About It

Martin Scorsese is an iconic filmmaker largely considered to be one of the greatest artists cinema has ever known. For his efforts, he’s also the recipient of a vast array of awards. Aside from all of that though, he’s also a loving father to three daughters, the youngest of which he welcomed at the age of 56. He’s not the only person in Hollywood to have children later in life, as his longtime collaborator, Robert De Niro, did as well. Now, like De Niro, Scorsese is sharing how he feels about having had a child at that…

Hot Toys’ Padawan Ahsoka Is Its Most Realistic Little Child Soldier Yet

Image: Hot ToysBeyond the surprise of Ariana Greenblatt showing up during Ahsoka as a live-action interpretation of the Star Wars character’s animated youth was a really stark reminder Clone Wars never truly sold: holy hell, that is a little kid they gave a pair of glowsticks to and stuck on the front lines of the deadliest war the galaxy had seen in thousands of years. And now you can be reminded of the Jedi Order’s hubris—via wallet-induced pain—thanks to Hot Toys!The company’s latest Star Wars action figure goes back

Natalie Portman and Jodie Foster bonded over ‘being sexualised’ as child stars

Get our free weekly email for all the latest cinematic news from our film critic Clarisse LoughreyGet our The Life Cinematic email for freeNatalie Portman has recalled having an “amazing” chat with Jodie Foster about being sexualised as child stars.Portman, now 42, was only 12 when she landed her first feature film credit in the 1994 action-thriller Léon the Professional. Meanwhile, Foster, now 61, was 14 when she landed her first Oscar nomination for her role as a teenage prostitute in Martin Scorsese’s Taxi…

Ruby Franke Given Maximum Sentencing For Child Abuse

Infamous mommy vlogger Ruby Franke was sentenced to up to 60 years in prison on Tuesday, months after pleading guilty to four counts of second-degree felony child abuse. Utah Judge John J Walton sentenced Franke to four consecutive prison terms — each of which can require up to 15 years in prison. Local news outlet KUTV reports that Franke was extremely emotional when given time to speak during sentencing. (Representatives for Franke did not immediately respond to Rolling Stone’s request for comment.) “My…

Together Again : After 44 Tortured Years, a Mother Finds Her Stolen Child Via ‘Unsolved Mysteries’

It had been 44 years since Alma Sipple had seen the woman, and then only briefly, yet she could not forget her--the no-nonsense brown hair, the rimless glasses, the air of authority. Everything about her said “authority”--and that’s why Sipple had handed over her infant daughter. This nice woman was going to take the child to a hospital for a checkup.Alma Sipple never saw her baby again.All these years, she has lived with the pain of her loss, with her guilt, with a gnawing need to know if her daughter was alive.Then,…

EU opens formal probe of TikTok under Digital Services Act, citing child safety, risk management & other concerns

The European Union is formally investigating TikTok’s compliance with the bloc’s Digital Services Act (DSA), the Commission has announced. Areas the Commission is focusing on in this investigation of TikTok are linked to the protection of minors, advertising transparency, data access for researchers, and the risk management of addictive design and harmful content, in said in a press release. The DSA is the bloc’s online governance and content moderation rulebook which, since Saturday, has applied broadly to — likely…

Rooney Mara debuts baby bump, expecting second child with Joaquin Phoenix | Hollywood

Rooney Mara is pregnant. The actor is expecting her second child with actor-husband Joaquin Phoenix, and debuted her baby bump on the red carpet of the ongoing Berlin International Film Festival on Friday evening. (Also read: Todd Phillips drops new photos of Joaquin Phoenix and Lady Gaga from Joker 2: ‘Hope your day is full of love’) Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara are expecting their second child. Rooney Mara at the Berlin Film FestivalRooney Mara's new film La Cocina (The Kitchen) premiered at the Berlin Film…

Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara expecting their second child

Hollywood celebrity couple Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara are expecting their second child. Mara attended the premiere of La Cocina at the Berlin Film Festival in Germany, when she cradled her growing baby bump under a long black dress, as per PEOPLE. Mara and Phoenix privately got engaged in 2019 after first meeting in 2012 on the set of the sci-fi drama `Her` and are already parents to son River, who was born in 2020. Their son`s name honors Phoenix`s older brother, who died at age 23 on October 31, 1993, from an…

wisconsin ai regulation: Wisconsin Assembly passes bills regulating AI use in elections, outlawing AI-produced child porn

Wisconsin lawmakers on Thursday passed bills to regulate artificial intelligence, joining a growing number of states grappling with how to control the technology as November's elections loom.The Assembly approved a bipartisan measure to require political candidates and groups to include disclaimers in ads that use AI technology. Violators would face a $1,000 fine.Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill CoursesOffering CollegeCourseWebsiteIIM LucknowIIML Executive Programme in FinTech, Banking & Applied Risk…

“My Child Is Worth Millions, I Feel Worthless”: Dad Struggles To Cope With Depressive Thoughts

Even though financial stability is important, being a good parent is about much more than bringing home lots of money. At the end of the day, what matters the most is the quality time that parents spend with their children. It’s these moments that your kids will remember most fondly.Reddit user u/Pigvacuum recently turned to the r/TrueOffMyChest online community to vent about how his 1-year-old son is now “worth millions.” This is thanks to the trust that his wife’s relatives set up in his name. Though that sounds like…