“Deadpool” held on to the top spot at the box office this weekend, taking in $55 million. “Kung Fu Panda”was second with $12.5 million. As for new movies this weekend, “Risen” made $11.8 million, “The Witch”made $8.7 million, and “Race” took in $7.3 million.
RYAN REYNOLDS responded to the petition calling for him to host “SNL” . . . as Deadpool. He posted a video called ‘Why Deadpool Won’t Be Hosting,’ where he gets in character and spoofs KANYE WEST’S recent profanity-laced meltdown on the show.
KESHA cried in court when a judge refused to let her out of her record contract with Sony, because of her issues with Dr. Luke. Kesha says he’s abused her in many ways over the past decade, including raping her in 2005. Now, a lot of female singers are showing support for her on social media.
Taylor Swift has donated $250,000 to Kesha’s legal fund. She is battling producer Dr Luke in court for the right to release music on her own. A judge denied Kesha’s request on Friday leaving her in tears. Taylor’s rep tells E! News: “In a show of support, Taylor Swift has donated $250,000 to Kesha to help with any of her financial needs during this trying time.”
THE ROCK and KEVIN HART will host the “MTV Movie Awards” in April.
That James Burrows tribute special with the “Friends” reunion aired last night. Highlights included the revelation that they did NOT sign pledges to not sleep with each other.
Canadians can’t compete on “Jeopardy!” anymore, which is funny, since the HOST is Canadian.
SHIA LABEOUF filmed himself spending 24 hours in an elevator. At one point a guy came in and asked Shia to punch him in the face. He didn’t want to, but he finally agreed to just SLAP the guy.
GWYNETH PALTROW’s 11-year-old daughter Apple is reportedly getting $200 facials. A source says, quote, “[She] thinks it’s never too early to start taking care of yourself. There’s nothing invasive about the facials and Apple really enjoys them.
Donald Trump never buttons his suit jackets because he is always wearing a bulletproof vest.