NEWS & GOSSIP

Madonna Confirms Plans to Go Back On Tour

Music News Desk By Celebretainment Madonna has started discussions for her new live tour. The ‘Material Girl’ hitmaker has confirmed she is planning to head out on the road, and while it is certainly on the cards it sounds like an official announcement isn’t coming just yet. Asked by Billboard about the possibility of going […]

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 […]

Jonas Brothers Announce First North American Headlining Tour in Nearly a Decade

Music News Desk Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook (via Press Release)—After building overwhelming anticipation, GRAMMY® nominated multiplatinum powerhouse trio–Jonas Brothers—announce the details for their 40-city Happiness Begins Tour this summer and fall with special guests Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw.  The announcement coincides with the launch of the pre-order for the band’s highly anticipated comeback album Happiness Begins, as well as […]

Roger Taylor: Adam Lambert Joining Queen Was Like Fate Unfolding

By Celebretainment Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook Queen’s Roger Taylor says Adam Lambert joining the group was like “fate unfolding”. The iconic rock band’s 69-year-old drummer has admitted they thought the ‘We Are The Champions’ group would never perform again after the death of frontman Freddie Mercury – who died in 1991 from bronchial pneumonia […]

Taylor Swift Thinks ME! Will Help Her When She Plays it Live

Taylor Swift thinks her new single will be therapeutic when she performs it live. The 29-year-old singer unveiled her latest track ‘ME!’ on Friday (26.04.19) and she thinks the Brendon Urie collaboration “will be helpful” when she hears her fans singing the words back at her. Speaking to the ‘Zach Sang Show’, she explained: “In […]

Nerd Culture: Why Endgame Is The Best Superhero Film Ever

Movies News Desk If I could just sum up this film in one word, it would be, “Wow.” After eleven years, and twenty-two films, the moment Marvel fans have all been waiting for finally arrived, and honestly, wow. I laughed, I cried, and then I sobbed harder than I ever have for a movie during […]

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 […]

John Bradley on ‘Game of Thrones’ Epic Battle: ‘This Really is Relentless’

TV News Desk Source: USA Today “Game of Thrones” fans have endured jaw-dropping twists and turns season after season. Apparently, so have the show’s stars. USA TODAY Spoiler alert: This story contains details from “The Long Night” episode of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” John Bradley and his “Game of Thrones” castmates worked 55 nights in the […]

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 […]