When he made his first feature, Gal Young ‘Un, in 1979, director Victor Nuñez was a pioneer in an American independent film movement still in its early stages. Over the next several decades, Nuñez continued to work on personal projects on his home turf of northern Florida. Singer and Nuñez team up rewardingly in an affecting if imperfect domestic drama, which received its world premiere at this year’s Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Story continuesAt the start of the film, Rachel returns to the beach house that she has not visited for a long time. As in several of his earlier films, Nuñez makes excellent use of the Florida locations.
England resumed at 48-1, chasing 258 to win the match and series. At lunch Root was 74, Ben Stokes was 20 and England needed 90 runs to claim its seventh consecutive test win and its fourth victory in five series. New Zealand has been on the back foot through most of the two-match series, losing the first test by 267 runs and being forced to follow-on 226 behind in the current test. It now faces its first series loss at home in 10 series since 2017. While Root took scored his 74 at a run a ball, Stokes took his 20 runs from 75 deliveries.21 days ago Yahoo
Lionel Messi won The Best FIFA men's player prize for 2022 on Monday on the back of his World Cup triumph with Argentina and Spain's Alexia Putellas retained the women's award at a ceremony in Paris. Messi beat his Paris Saint-Germain teammate, and World Cup final rival, Kylian Mbappe to the men's gong with Ballon d'Or winner Karim Benzema having been the other contender to claim the prize. In the end I got it and it was the most beautiful thing that has happened in my career," Messi said of his World Cup win as he collected his award. Argentina's World Cup win in Qatar was also recognised as Lionel Scaloni claimed the men's coach's honour and Emiliano Martinez was named the best male goalkeeper. Meanwhile, England's European Championship victory helped their Dutch manager Sarina Wiegman win the prize for best women's coach, while Mary Earps was named the women's goalkeeper of the year.21 days ago Yahoo Sport UK
A night to remember and an embarrassing blunder headline the inaugural Winners and Losers of the Week for Matchday 1 in MLS. (Associated Press)With just one game left to play before Matchday 1 is completely behind us, let’s take stock of an extremely eventful first few games of the 2023 MLS season. What better way to do that than by compiling a list of the week’s winners and losers from all around the league? FRAME IT ☝️ pic.twitter.com/QDx9Wej75A — St Louis CITY SC (@stlCITYsc) February 27, 2023St. Louis fought back from 2-1 down to beat the highly-esteemed Austin FC, with striker Joao Klauss nabbing the game winner in the 86th minute to cap off a historic night. Winner: MLS Season PassBesides multiple issues with the Miami and Montreal broadcast notwithstanding, Opening Day for Apple’s MLS Season Pass was a rousing success.21 days ago Yahoo! Sports
outer banksJackson Lee Davis/NetflixWarning: This post contains spoilers about season 3 of Outer Banks. For Madelyn Cline, Outer Banks' Sarah and John B (played by Cline's real-life ex Chase Stokes) will always be "endgame." John B has been Sarah's home, and she gets kicked out of that home, figuratively, so where does she go?" Outer Banks' Madelyn Cline Working with Ex Chase StokesJackson Lee Davis/NetflixRELATED: Chase Stokes and Madelyn Cline Detail How They Handled Filming Outer Banks After SplitCline also spoke with InStyle about how she was impacted by the escalating emotional stakes of season 3. Seasons 1–3 of Outer Banks are streaming now on Netflix.21 days ago Yahoo
More from BillboardStrings’ performance at the Ryman concluded a trifecta of Nashville shows over the weekend, which also included two sold-out shows at Nashville’s approximately 20,000-seat Bridgestone Arena. The arena shows are among several such dates included on Strings’ current tour — a rarity in bluegrass, and a testament to Strings’ gut-punch vocals, fleet-fingered guitar prowess and high-octane approach to performing. But on Sunday night, he told the fervent, sold-out crowd that had gathered at the 2,362-person capacity venue, that the Ryman had special significance for him and his genre. Strings also performed “Long Journey Home (Two-Dollar Bill),” which he recorded on his 2022 album Me/And/Dad, with his father Terry Barber. We love and appreciate you,” Strings concluded the set’s main run, before introducing each member of the band once again.21 days ago Yahoo
Tony and Olivier Award winner Lea Salonga will join the Broadway cast of Here Lies Love by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim for a special guest engagement this summer. “I’m so excited to be joining Here Lies Love as both a performer and producer,” Salonga said in a statement. We’re showing the world what we’re capable of.”Story continuesDirector Alex Timbers said, “Having Lea join the Here Lies Love family is a pinch-me moment for all of us. I can’t wait to get in the rehearsal room with her and the other talented artists working on this show.”Here Lies Love features a concept, music and lyrics from Byrne, and music by Fatboy Slim. “Lea Salonga has singularly secured a place for Filipinos on the Broadway stage,” said producer and costume designer Clint Ramos.21 days ago Yahoo
More than a week after Jully Black changed one word while performing 'O Canada' at an All Stars Game in Utah, the Canadian musician is sharing the harmful feedback she’s still receiving. She took to Twitter on Monday to post a racist, expletive-laden email sent to her. This is what I’m getting as a BORN and raised Canadian #HateRunsDeep pic.twitter.com/PFxmwQIynH — Jully Black (@JullyBlack) February 27, 2023“This is what I’m getting as a BORN and raised Canadian,” Black wrote along with screenshots of the email, and the hashtag #HateRunsDeep. I’m really sorry Jully, sending you lots of love. So sorry, Jully.21 days ago Yahoo