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Batman to be first entrant into Comic-Con Museum’s Character Hall of Fame

Batman will be first inductee into the Comic-Con Museum’s Character Hall of Fame. The honor was announced during the “Happy Birthday Batman!” panel at WonderCon on March 30, when Batman turned 80. The ceremony will take place at the Federal Building in San Diego’s Balboa Park — which is the future site of the Comic-Con ..

William Goldman, Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist passes away

William Goldman (87), the Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist, has passed away in New York on November 16, 2018. He was best known for his works such as ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’, ‘All the President’s Men’ and ‘The Princess Bride’.

Shree Saini crowned as Miss India USA 2017

Shree Saini, who is a student at the University of Washington, has been crowned Miss India USA 2017 at the Royal Alberts Palace in Edison, New Jersey. While Prachi Singh from Connecticut was declared the first runner-up & North Carolina’s Fareena became the second runner-up at the pageant. Shree Saini is an anti-bullying activist. At ..

Kavita Devi become India’s first-ever woman wrestler to sign for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)

Kavita Devi from Haryana has become the first ever woman wrestler from India to sign up for the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). She also has the distinction of being the first Indian woman to compete in a WWE ring, as she was a featured participant in the Mae Young Classic women’s tournament. She is expected ..

Harry Dean Stanton, veteran actor of US passes away

Harry Dean Stanton (91), the veteran American actor, musician, and singer, has passed away in Los Angeles, United States on September 15, 2017. He was known for his roles in films like The Godfather II, Alien and Cool Hand Luke. The Kentucky-born star had a career which spanned more than six decades, appearing in dozens ..

Jerry Lewis, famous comedian from US passes away

Jerry Lewis (91), the famous comedian and Filmmaker, has passed away in Las Vegas, United States. He was one of the most popular comic actors of the 1950s and ’60s’ and was known for his slapstick humor in film, television, stage and radio. He perfected not only the role of the quirky clown but also ..

Screenwriter and director Nora Ephron passes away

Hollywood screenwriter and Director Nora Ephron passed away. She was suffering from acute myeloid leukemia. Among the eminent films written by her include When Harry Met Sally and Sleepless in Seattle She was nominated for Oscars 3 times