Weekend Box Office: ‘Birds Of Prey’ Opening Falls Below Expectations

Warner Brothers Birds of Prey had a disappointing opening weekend. The film is on track to make only $33.5 million this weekend, much lower than anticipated. Previous estimates placed the DC extended universe flick within the $50 million to $55 million range, with Warner Bros. projecting a $45 million opening. Birds of Prey reportedly cost $80 million […]

Katy Perry Named Ambassador For South Asia Charity By Prince Charles

Katy Perry has been named by Britain’s Prince Charles as an ambassador of the British Asian Trust charity. Perry was announced as ambassador at the charity’s annual dinner in London.  The trust, founded by Prince Charles, is an international development charity that tackles poverty and inequality in South Asia. Perry’s appointment comes after she met […]

Lucy Boynton To Portray Singer Marianne Faithfull In ‘Faithfull’ Biopic

Actress Lucy Boynton will star in the biopic Faithfull, portraying British singer Marianne Faithfull.  Boynton, who starred in Bohemian Rhapsody and Netflix’s The Politician, shared the news on social media with a black and white photo of Faithfull and the caption: “Cannot wait #Faithfull #MarianneFaithfull.” The biopic, to be directed by Ian Bonhôte, is set […]

Showtime Cancels ‘Ray Donovan’ After Seven Seasons

Showtime has canceled the long-running crime drama Ray Donovan, starring Liev Schreiber, which recently concluded its seventh season.  The network said in a statement, “after seven incredible seasons, Ray Donovan has concluded its run on Showtime. We are proud that the series ended amid such strong viewership and on such a powerful note. Our deepest thanks go […]

Hamilton Movie Coming To Theaters Featuring Original Broadway Cast

Disney will bring a “live-capture” film of Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s Hamilton to theaters next year, featuring the inaugural Broadway cast.  The film version of Hamilton will not be an adaptation of the Broadway show, rather a filmed performance featuring the original cast In addition to Miranda’s starring role as American Founding Father and first Secretary of the Treasury […]