“Beauty and the Beast” set box office records with a massive $170 million opening in the U.S. That’s the best opening for a PG movie, and the best March opening for ANY movie. Counting the international box office, it made $350 million.
CHUCK BERRY died on Saturday at the age of 90. He was a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer who was best known for songs like “Roll Over Beethoven” and “Johnny B. Goode”, and for influencing The Beatles and The Rolling Stones.
ED SHEERAN’s new album “Divide” stayed on top of the Billboard 200 for a second straight week, by selling another 180,000 copies. Last week it debuted with 451,000 copies . . . the best one-week numbers for any album so far this year.
Back before either of them was famous, KATY SAGAL used to get it on with GENE SIMMONS.
Apparently, there was a rumor that CAITLYN JENNER was joining “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”, but TMZ says it’s not true.
“Sesame Street” is introducing a new Muppet with autism.
The BACKSTREET BOYS brought LANCE BASS onstage during their Vegas residency show, to sing “Shape of My Heart” with them.
|Taylor Swift wants to star in more movies. A source tells the magazine: “She’s tired of her ‘good girl’ reputation, and she’s looking for a character to play that will showcase her racy side. She’s on a mission.”|
Rihanna is launching a limited edition sock collection called Murder Ri Wrote. The socks will cost anywhere from $26 to $30 for a 3-pack. Stance.com is carrying the socks.
Game of Thrones director Matt Shakman tells Entertainment Weekly that the dragons on the show will be the size of 747s because they were hatched six years ago “The dragons this year are the size of 747s. Drogon is the biggest of the bunch — his flame is 30-feet in diameter!”
The new season premieres on July 16th.
The 24th season premiere of“Dancing with the Stars”at 8:00 p.m. on ABC.
This season’s cast include “Bachelor” Nick Viall, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, “Glee’s” Heather Morris, “SNL’s” Chris Kattan, Fifth Harmony’s Normani Kordei, and Mr. T from “The A Team”.
“The Voice”at 8:00 p.m. on NBC. The battle rounds begin.
The second season finale of“Humans”at 10:00 p.m. on AMC.
Tonight’s schedule also includes “24: Legacy” and “Supergirl” at 8:00 p.m. . . .
“APB” and “Jane the Virgin” at 9:00 . . . and “Taken”, “Quantico”, and “Scorpion” at 10:00 p.m.