Prince might be gone but his legacy will live on forever.
Yesterday, hundreds gathered together to honor the Purple One in Los Angeles’ City Hall. Amongst those who were present was the legendary Stevie Wonder. The singer/songwriter performed a rendition of “Purple Rain,” and followed with a heartfelt comment about his good friend. “Losing Prince was like losing a member of [our] musical family… still can’t imagine Prince gone.”
Rest in power, Prince.
The Simpsons is arguably one of the best animated shows in television history, and even after being around for so long, the show continues to push the envelope.
On May 15, the geniuses behind the show are giving fans the opportunity to interact with Homer Simpson. The animated legend will be doing improv after the showing of the new episode “Simprovised.” Fans will call an 1-888 and tell the character what to do. Read more about how the makers plan on making this live animated stunt a successful one on Entertainment Weekly.
Captain America: Civil War is now in theaters and generating a lot of traction.
On its opening night on Thursday, the film earned $25 million from over 4.000 theaters across North America. Sources say the film will gross over $100 million by the end of the weekend. Have you watched the film yet?
Comic book fans, rejoice!
Today marks the 15th annual Free Comic Book day. Issues from popular comic book publishers like Marvel, DC, and more are up for grabs. Click here to find the nearest comic book provider. For a full list of available comics, click here.
Idris Elba is set to join Jessica Chastain in the upcoming film, Molly’s Game.
The film is about Molly Bloom, a former Olympic skier who became an underground poker game organizer for some of the finest in Hollywood. Her poker game career came to an end after her arrest by the FBI. Elba will portray Bloom’s criminal defense lawyer. There is no word on when the film will be released. Stay tuned!
SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter, Entertainment Weekly | PHOTO CREDIT: Getty