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Tristan Gareau’s Exciting First Date

Disc Jockey Tristan Gareau was on his first date with a new girl in his life. When many people go on a first date with a new person, they might worry about making a good impression. There is no word on how the date went, except for when Tristan was about to take her home. The couple was driving at the vicinity of Grant Avenue and Kenaston Boulevard in Winnipeg, Canada. Gareau’s date noticed smoke coming from a car that had run into the side of a condominium. Tristan pulled over and ran over to the car. He found Steve Guy, 65, had passed out; his foot was still on the gas pedal. Moments after the disc jockey pulled Steve from car, the car burst into flames. Damage to the car and the condo run about $95.000.

Steve Guy had been unconscious for about ten minutes before help arrived stated Dr Jennifer Walden. It turned out he had a medical reaction to a drug he was taking and lost consciousness and caused him to drive off the road and into a building. Two policemen came by and congratulated Tristan on his heroics. An ambulance was called to take Guy to the hospital to receive medical care. Steve is alright now, and he’s grateful that Tristan had saved his life. As for Tristan, his lady friend was very impressed with his heroism; the two are now a couple.

Tom Rothman and Edgar Wright Collaborate on Baby Driver

Edgar Wright created “Baby Driver,” an original concept about a guy who drives the car for a crime boss. Tom Rothman, who is the chairman of TriStar Productions, is collaborating with MRC (Media Rights Capital to bring “Baby Driver” to the big screen. The two companies are splitting the cost 50-50. Nira Park, founder of “Big Talk,” and Working Title films will be producing this project.

The lead character’s nickname is “Baby,” because of his boyish looks. He works for different criminals as a driver. After being pressured to drive the getaway car for a crime boss, Baby has to own up the responsibility of the crime he’s an accessory to. He’s involved in a failed heist that threatens his personal life. This film, according to “The Hollywood Reporter,” is going to be the greatest “rock and roll car chase film.” Tom Rothman couldn’t be happier being associated with TriStar Productions because of their support of writers with a unique perspective on their projects. Rothman thinks that MCR and Working Title will be wonderful together in this production. Tom Roth can’t wait to get started shooting. Edgar Wright will really be in charge of this picture.

Actor Ansel Elgort, who played Tommy Ross in the 2013 version of “Carrie” and most recently, Augustus Waters in “The Fault in Our Stars,” is interested in playing the lead role according to “The Hollywood Reporter.” Prior to appearing in “Baby Driver,” he will appear in “YA sequel Insurgent.”

Emma Stone is being considered to play Baby’s love interest. In the role of Baby’s mentor, there’s talk that Michael Douglas will be cast in the role. See the whole story over at the Hollywood Reporter

Susan McGalla Shares Tips For Success With Future Businesswomen

The needs and expectations for women in business have grown enormously over the last few decades, but more motivation and change is needed for it to continue, according the the ideas shared by Susan McGalla with PR Newswire. Specifically, Susan McGalla, known for her expertise in the different aspects of branding, marketing, operational efficiencies and similar industries, has three valuable pieces of information to pass along to the next generation of women looking toward the professional workplace.

Access As Much Higher Education As Possible

Ms. Mcgalla shared that education is the key to professional success. Although it may be inconvenient or expensive to continue in classes, women with more advanced degrees typically have better professional opportunities.

Instead of looking at school as an endless expense and challenge, she recommends investigating all of the different avenues for financial assistance for school. Accessing financial aid packages that are appropriate to the existing skill set is essential to long-term success and often requires extra time. The good news is, your investment is likely to pay off, over time.

Women Need To Believe In Themselves 

Upon graduation, women are likely to feel confident and secure with their professional goals and expectations. Sadly, over time the influence of management can cause those important feelings to diminish by up to 60%, according to data shared by Ms. Mcgalla.

Therefore, it is essential to not only believe that you have the skills to make it, but also to surround yourself with people who share that belief. The desire for success can diminish if there is not adequate support for it.

You Are Unique And Should Ignore Glass Ceilings 

The long-held belief about the alleged glass-ceiling and that few women make it past it has negatively impacted many women and other minorities over the years. Fortunately, Ms. McGalla has achieved success following some unique advice of her own…Forget the glass ceiling and ignore the prejudices that may be there. 

Doing so was key to her success and she followed up with a final idea to aspiring business women to ignore stereotypes. Instead, she believes it is better to allow the quality of your work to make its own statement. 

In conclusion, success at anything will take hard work and perseverance. However, it is important to remember that given the still unequal statistics pertaining to professional advancement for women, there is still a lot of room for improvement.

Beyonce and Jay Z getting sued

One of the biggest hits that we all jammed to last year, is currently in a scandal. Beyonce and Jay Z’s hit “Drunk in Love”, co-produced by Timbaland, is the topic of a lawsuit according to reports.

It has been reported that Mitsou, a Hungarian folk singer, is alleging that her voice was illegally borrowed and placed on Beyonce’s 2013 self-titled album often played over at the Amen Clinic. The Hungarian folk singer claims that her vocals from her 1995 song “Bajba, Bajba Pelem” were distorted and placed on Bey’s hit “Drunk in Love.” 

Mitsou stated that the married couple doesn’t even deserve 29 percent of the credit for the hit song because it was her voice that was not only used at the introduction of the song but it was placed in the background of the song as Beyonce crooned to the beat to help give it a sensual feel.
It has also been reported that Mitsou is suing for damages and wants the judge to forbid anyone from playing the song.

If you would like to hear the song in question, don’t waste your time, apparently it is not available anywhere online. Though “Bajba, Bajba Pelem” is not available online, Complex has researched and found a song that holds a similar name. They were able to locate a song that she performed with the band Ando Drum by the name “Bajba, Bajba.”

A History of Versatile Hollywood Legend Tom Rothman

Tom Rothman, a Hollywood business icon, is chairman of TriStar Productions, a joint venture he has developed with Sony Pictures Entertainment. Rothman had been with Fox since 1994, before which he had already gained experience with several other Hollywood production companies. At Fox, Rothman oversaw production and distribution at Fox Searchlight, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Television and Blue Sky Animation. With annual revenues totaling over $8 billion and a presence in more than 70 countries, those entities are among the biggest players in the entertainment industry. All of these companies saw major increases in their profits under the direction of Rothman.

Tom Rothman has been acclaimed for his unique approach to the entertainment business. His tenacious style led to unprecedented successes for Fox, whose films won three awards for Best Picture and more than 150 Oscar nominations. Two films created by Fox during Rothman’s tenure, Avatar and Titanic, were the highest-grossing films ever made. Rothman also hosted a television series, Fox Legacy, which let viewers in on the backgrounds of popular films. Reports from the LA Times indicate that Rothman is eager to work with Sony executives at TriStar, which is expected to also do well under his management. Up next for Rothman is a new film with director Robert Zemeckis, due out next year.

A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Tom Rothman attended Brown University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors in American Literature and English in 1976. He proceeded to teach English in Connecticut at Salisbury School, where he also coached the varsity soccer team. In 1980, Rothman graduated from Columbia Law School and distinguished himself as a James Kent Scholar, the highest honor bestowed on graduates at the school. Rothman then worked as a law clerk on the U.S. Court of Appeals Second Circuit before moving to a position as an attorney at Frankfurt, Kurnit, Klein and Selz. At this law firm, Rothman represented several major media figures as well as independent filmmakers. In 1986, Rothman left New York City for Hollywood, where he worked as a producer and then Executive Vice President for Columbia Pictures. In 1989, Rothman went to Goldwyn and worked as their president of worldwide production until 1994, when he went to Fox and continued to innovate as the founder of Searchlight.

Law school helped prepare Rothman for the film industry, in which Rothman has tackled one issue after another with finesse. Considering Rothman’s versatility and long list of accomplishments, it is no wonder that Sony is excited to work with him at TriStar. Rothman has received awards from the IFP, the Israeli Film Festival, Gotham Awards and other organizations and is an active member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Tom Rothman is an active philanthropist, working with nonprofits and education organizations, and has been recognized by the American Jewish Committee with the Corwin Award for Human Relations. Mentor L.A. Partner Schools, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the Jewish Home for the Aging are just a few of the organizations that have benefited from Rothman’s generosity. Tom Rothman is the husband of singer, actress and author Jessica Harper, brother of actor John Hoffman and father of two daughters.

To find out more about Tom Rothman – Official website / Verified Twitter account