Disney's Star Wars stumble hurts quarterly results
Walt Disney Co. opened the most highly anticipated theme-park attraction in the company’s history -- and attendance fell. Profit at the company’s domestic resorts fell in the latest quarter, which was marked by the ballyhooed opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
Netflix inks overall deal with 'Game of Thrones' creators
According to 'Deadline,' David Benioff and D.B. Weiss were reportedly being sought after by up to six major studios. Netflix won the bidding war. According to 'The Hollywood Reporter,' Benioff and Weiss closed the deal for $200 million. According to 'Variety,' the multi-year deal will allow the duo to write, direct and produce TV series and film.
Wesley Snipes joins 'Coming 2 America' cast
Snipes will co-star alongside Arsenio Hall and Eddie Murphy. Hall and Murphy will reprise their roles from the original 1988 film, Semmi, and Prince Akeem, respectively. .Snipes will play General Izzi. In the original film, Murphy's character comes to America in an attempt to escape an arranged marriage.
Prince Charles may have a cameo in 'Bond 25'
According to UK tabloid 'The Sun,' the future British King is considering taking a role in the film.An insider says the role was offered to him when Charles recently visited the flick's production set.He is the epitome of everything British, perfect for a cameo role and Bond fans worldwide would absolutely love it, Production source, via 'The Sun'.
'Spider-Man: Far from home' to reach $1 Billion globally
It is the first 'Spider-Man' movie and the 40th film to reach the milestone. 'Far From Home' is the sequel to 2017's 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' which earned $880 million worldwide. According to Deadline, two-thirds of 'Far From Home's' intake is outside of the domestic box office.
African barber shops come to life on London stage
For African men, a visit to the barbershop is an important rite of passage. For generations, men have visited to get their hair and beards styled, but also, to exchange conversations around masculinity, fatherhood and other issues affecting African men.