Rick Gates is an American political consultant and associate of veteran campaign operative Paul Manafort's. In 2018, he pleaded guilty to fraud for falsifying financial documents and concealing millions of dollars in earnings from their overseas work.
‘The Shape of Water’ has become “the film to beat at the Oscars” with 13 nods, including Best Actress for Sally Hawkins, writes ‘The New York Times.’ Industry experts say the film has been successful because it addresses real-time issues and had an ace marketing campaign.
Steven Spielberg may direct Leonardo DiCaprio in a Ulysses S. Grant biopic at Lionsgate. Grant served as commander of the Union armies during the American Civil War, later serving two scandal-rocked terms as U.S. president. He commissioned Mark Twain to write his biographies.
Sen. Cory Booker released 12 pages of emails sent by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh that dealt with racial inequality. By making the documents public, Booker broke Senate rules as they were originally marked "committee confidential." He could face expulsion.