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Patti Smith Found Turning 70 ‘Challenging’

Music News Desk By Celebretainment Patti Smith found the year she turned 70 “challenging”. The ‘Because the Night’ hitmaker is writing a follow-up to her 2015 memoir ‘M. Train’, which will cover the year 2016 because it was a period she found so difficult. She said: “[The book] covers the year 2016. A challenging year […]

Star Wars Celebrity Tributes to ‘Gentle Giant’ Chewbacca Star, Peter Mayhew

Movies News Desk Celebrities have paid tribute to the Star Wars Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew, who has died aged 74. The original Luke Skywalker, Mark Hamill, posted a touching message on his Twitterpage, describing Mr Mayhew as ‘a big man with an even bigger heart’.  He added: “He was the gentlest of giants – a big […]

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner Had ‘Down-to-Earth’ Wedding

By Celebretainment Jonas and Sophie Turner had ‘down-to-earth’ wedding. Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner’s Vegas wedding was a “down-to-earth” affair. The Jonas Brothers star and the 23-year-old actress tied the knot in a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas on Wednesday (05.01.19) just hours after the Billboard Music Awards, and Jesse Grice – the Elvis Presley […]

Mark Hamill Leads Tributes to Peter Mayhew

By Celebretainment Mark Hamill says he’s a “better man for just having known” the late Peter Mayhew. The late actor – who was best known for playing Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ franchise – tragically passed away on April 30 at the age of 74, and on Friday (05.03.19) his co-star Mark led the star […]

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca From ‘Star Wars’ Films Has Died

Movies News Desk Peter Mayhew, the original Chewbacca, has died, according to his agent. Mayhew, 74, died on April 30 with his family by his side in his North Texas home. He is survived by his wife, Angie, and three children. The Hollywood icon played Chewbacca in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, episode 3 of the prequels […]

Prettymuch’s Headlining Tour Fomo Tour Kicks Off July 11

Music News Desk (via press release)—PRETTYMUCH will kick off their summer North American headlining outing, the FOMO Tour on July 11thand have announced that one of the most influential rising stars of Generation Z, Mackenzie Ziegler, will be joining the group as the official support act. The tour follows the group’s highly successful sold-out headline Funktion Tour last fall […]

Billboard Music Awards 2019: The Complete Winners List and Highlights

The 2019 Billboard Music Awards hit the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1. With Kelly Clarkson hosting and Cardi B leading the nominees with 21 noms in 18 categories (and absolutely dominating the acceptance speech game), it was a massive night for many A-listers. But for Drake, it was history-making: He became the most-awarded […]

The Glorious Corner: Woodstock, Tribeca Film Festival, Robin Williams, Steve Van Zandt and More

WITHER WOODSTOCK? —Whether or not the Woodstock 50 concert event is happening in Watkins Glen, New York in August is apparently something up in the air, despite reports Monday that it was canceled. After that initial story came out, which included a statement from festival investors that said, in no plain terms, that Dentsu Aegis Network’s Amplifi Live, a […]

2019 Tony Award Nominees

TV News Desk Source: Tony Awards Tony-winner Bebe Neuwirth and Tony-nominee Brandon Victor Dixon announced the 2019 Tony Award nominees. Hadestown leads with the most nominations. The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will be broadcast live on June 9th at 8/7c on CBS, hosted by James Corden, and presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. […]

Avengers: Endgame’ Shatters Records With $350M Haul

Source: USA Today Movies News Desk NEW YORK – The universe belongs to Marvel. “Avengers: Endgame” shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.2 billion globally, reaching a new pinnacle in the blockbuster era that the comic-book studio has come to dominate. The “Avengers” finale far exceeded even its […]

Rami Malek Credits Mr. Robot For Success

Movies News Desk By Celebretainment Rami Malek thinks ‘Mr. Robot’ has been “exceptionally important” for his career. The 37-year-old actor doesn’t believe roles such as the villain in the upcoming 25th James Bond movie or the late Freddie Mercury in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ – for which he won an Oscar – would have come his way […]

Jonas Brothers Lead First Wave of Artists Confirmed For Capital’s Summertime Ball

Music News Desk The Jonas Brothers will play their first UK show in almost a decade at Capital’s Summertime Ball. The pop trio – comprised of brothers Kevin, Nick and Joe Jonas – will perform at the annual one-day music extravaganza at Wembley Stadium on June 8, a day after the release of their eagerly-awaited […]

Hollywood Vampire Alert

Music News Desk New York – Micky Dolenz joined Alice Cooper at Cooper’s Solid Rock event in LA Saturday. Of course, the two are part of the infamous original-Hollywood Vampires.  In addition to a slew of solo shows, Dolenz re-joins Michael Nesmith for a series of Mike & Micky tour of Australia and New Zealand […]

The Glorious Corner: Bruce Springsteen, Alice Cooper, The Hit Men and More!

WESTERN BRUCE — Bruce Springsteen releases the album Western Stars in June. The preview single “Hello Sunshine” was released this week (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMdRFpkdd24) … and, I just love it. This is a Bruce that we haven’t heard in quite some time. To me, the single harks back to the moody and easy tapestries of his Tunnel of Love album (which, in case […]

The Revised “Elton John Scrapbook” Features Detailed Info About The Music Legend’s Life and Career

Books News Desk Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook With the forthcoming release of the much-anticipated Elton John film biopic, “Rocketman,” the public’s hunger for more news about the fascinating rock superstar is at an all-time high. Acclaimed author M.A. Cassata’s The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Editionis a definite must-read. Cassata has been an […]

Taylor Swift Adopts New Cat

Taylor Swift has celebrated the release of her new single by adopting another cat.The pop star kicked off Friday by launching her single ME! and an accompanying video and hours later she posted a photo of her new pet.“This is Benjamin Button. He’s a good boy,” Taylor captioned the snap of the kitten on Instagram.During […]

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Expected to Dominate Weekend Box Office

Movies News Desk Source: Market Watch The U.S. box office is gearing up for a record weekend, with the release of “Avengers: Endgame” expected to chalk up $275 million in box-office receipts and provide the next catalyst for shares of Walt Disney Co. Analysts are expecting the three-hour film to dominate the box office, buoyed […]

Test Your Knowledge With “The Superheroes Movies Trivia Quiz Book

Books News Desk Are you a fan of superhero movies? Are you already working on your costume for the next midnight release? Do and your friends go head to head in debating who is better, Batman or Superman? Then you’re going to want to check out “The Superheroes Movie Trivia Quiz Book”  written by celebrity tribute […]

Watch: Taylor Swift Releases New Song and Video “Me”

After weeks of teasing, Taylor Swift has returned with a new single and a fresh color palette ahead of what would be her seventh studio album. “Me!,” a bubbly pop song by the 29-year-old singer and songwriter, featuring the vocalist Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco, had its premiere on streaming services and as […]