Tag: Model

Peanuts! Uber boss calls losing $5bn in 3 months a sustainable business model

Ride-hailing giant Uber, which has recently reported its largest-ever quarterly loss, has an “absolutely sustainable” business model, according to the company’s CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi. In an interview with CNN, he defended the company’s business model, which involves investing heavily in promotions to attract customers to its on-demand ride and meal-delivery offerings. “The model is absolutely…

Peter Howell: Luc Besson’s Anna rinses and repeats with its model female assassin

Starring Sasha Luss, Helen Mirren, Cillian Murphy, Luke Evans and Lera Abova. Written and directed by Luc Besson. Opens Friday at major theatres. 119 minutes. 14A Luc Besson shamelessly repeats himself with the female assassin thriller Anna, having been down this road before with La Femme Nikita, Léon: The Professional and Lucy. The French writer/director/producer…

Idris Elba and model Sabrina Dhowre marry in Morocco

LONDON—British actor Idris Elba has married model Sabrina Dhowre in Morocco. Images featured by British Vogue on Instagram showed the star of Luther and The Wire sharing an embrace with Dhowre, a former Miss Vancouver. The magazine says the couple exchanged vows Friday at the Ksar Char Bagh hotel in Marrakesh. The bride wore custom…