4 adult men considered to be associates of a drug distribution crew have been charged in the overdose demise of actor Michael K. Williams five months ago, authorities claimed Wednesday.

All four ended up arrested Tuesday and have been in custody based on criminal grievances in Manhattan federal courtroom, which includes a single defendant who was arrested in Puerto Rico, according to a information release from U.S. Lawyer Damian Williams and New York Metropolis Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell.

A few defendants ended up scheduled to make original appearances in Manhattan federal court to facial area narcotics conspiracy prices alleging the

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NEW YORK – 4 adult males confront charges that they were customers of the drug distribution crew that provided a fatal combine of narcotics to Michael K. Williams, the renowned actor from “The Wire” who overdosed just hours soon after acquiring fentanyl-laced heroin in a deal recorded on protection camera movie.

The guy witnessed on camera handing Williams the medicine on a Brooklyn sidewalk, Irvin Cartagena, was billed with straight leading to the actor’s death, authorities mentioned.

Williams’ demise was investigated by the New York Town law enforcement department, but the costs were brought by federal prosecutors in Manhattan, who

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NEW YORK – The actor participating in Harry Potter has been fired from the Broadway output of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” following a complaint by a co-star about his conduct.

Producers explained Sunday night that, right after an unbiased investigation of the incident, they made the decision to terminate the deal of James Snyder. The correct character of his conduct was not specified. Snyder did not immediately reply to a request for remark.

Producers claimed in a assertion that they acquired a criticism in opposition to Snyder from a feminine co-star in November and instantly suspended Snyder. The

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Meat Loaf, the rock celebrity liked by millions for his Bat Out of Hell album and for these kinds of theatrical, darkish-hearted anthems as Paradise By the Dashboard GentleTwo Out of A few Ain’t Undesirable, and I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Will not likely Do That), has died. He was 74.

The singer, born Marvin Lee Aday, died Thursday, in accordance to a family members assertion supplied by his longtime agent Michael Greene.

“Our hearts are broken to announce that the incomparable Meat Loaf handed away tonight,” the statement said. “We know how significantly

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Sidney Poitier, the groundbreaking actor and enduring inspiration who transformed how Black people were portrayed on screen, became the first Black actor to win an Academy Award for best lead performance and the first to be a top box-office draw, has died. He was 94.

Poitier, winner of the best actor Oscar in 1964 for Lilies of the Field, died Thursday in the Bahamas, according to Eugene Torchon-Newry, acting director general of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Bahamas.

Few movie stars, Black or white, had such an influence both on and off the screen. Before Poitier, the

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Tributes to Sidney Poitier poured in from Hollywood and about the earth pursuing the loss of life Thursday of the groundbreaking actor and cultural icon. Poitier, who was the initial Black actor to gain an Academy Award for very best guide functionality and the to start with to be a top box-office attract, was 94.

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“For above 80 decades, Sidney and I laughed, cried and designed as significantly mischief as we could. He was definitely my brother and associate in seeking to make this world a minimal far better. He unquestionably built mine a total great deal far better.”

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A further woman has accused “Sex and the City” and “And Just Like That …” actor Chris Noth of sexually abusing her.

During a digital news meeting Thursday with lawyer Gloria Allred, singer-songwriter Lisa Gentile stated that she and Noth were being acquaintances at Da Marino Ristorante Italiano in New York, and she alleged that he abused her at her condominium immediately after he drove her property in early 2002.

“I was afraid to occur ahead due to the fact of Mr. Noth’s electric power and his threats to wreck my career,” Gentile mentioned. “I’m talking out now in support

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Sex and the Metropolis actor Chris Noth denied sexual assault accusations reported by the Hollywood Reporter on Thursday, expressing his encounters with two females in 2004 and 2015 ended up consensual.

Noth performs Mr. Big, or Significant, the romantic husband or wife of narrator character Carrie Bradshaw, in the HBO television sequence and its new sequel And Just Like That.

Just after the allegations were made general public, work out bike enterprise Peloton on Thursday removed a social media advert it experienced introduced earlier this 7 days showcasing Noth’s character.

The company said in a assertion it was earlier

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LOS ANGELES – Actor Chris Noth has been accused of sexually assaulting two gals in independent encounters that took spot in 2004 and 2015, according to a report Thursday.

The women’s identities were withheld by The Hollywood Reporter in purchase to safeguard their privacy, claimed the trade publication, which utilized pseudonyms for them instead.

Noth, 67, who starred in “Sex and the City” and seems briefly in its freshly produced sequel, “And Just Like That…,” mentioned in a statement to the Reporter that the encounters ended up consensual.

“The accusations versus me made by persons I achieved decades, even a

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Jussie Smollett took the witness stand Monday at his trial on prices of staging a racist, anti-gay assault on himself and lying to Chicago police about it.

The actor who starred on the Television set clearly show Empire is envisioned to share his account of what transpired in January 2019 in an attempt to refute damaging testimony from two brothers who testified final week. They explained Smollett, who is homosexual and Black, orchestrated the hoax to get publicity, supplying them $100 US for provides and instructing them to spot a noose about his neck and yell homophobic slurs. They also

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