Expresso Hollywood News Update at 6:30 p.m. June 6, 2022
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“Let’s start with today’s big news: President Joe Biden will be making his first in-person appearance on a late-night talk show since taking office.
Biden will be a guest on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Wednesday night! the White House said.
Kimmel tweeted on Sunday, “Our highly elected President @JoeBiden is visiting @JimmyKimmelLive on Wednesday night. No malarkey. Biden travels to Los Angeles on Wednesday to host the ninth Summit of the Americas and Kimmel’s Hollywood tapings. In December 2021, Biden appeared virtually on NBC’s “The Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon, his first late-night appearance while in office.
In other news: Jennifer Lopez gave a moving speech about how believers and skeptics have contributed to her success, as she accepted a career achievement honor at the MTV Movie & TV Awards on Monday .
Lopez, who won this year’s Generation Award for actors whose various contributions have made them household names, said: “I want to thank the people who gave me joy and those who gave me joy. broke hearts – those who were true and those who lied to me.” She also won best song — a new category — for the track “On My Way” from the Marry Me soundtrack.
“Meanwhile, the top-flight Top Gun: Maverick continued to soar in its second weekend, losing just 32% since opening with $86 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates on Sunday. .
The Paramount Pictures release, with Tom Cruise reprising his role from the 1986 original, is more stable than any such film before. Its modest drop — 50-65% is more typical for blockbusters — is the smallest drop for a movie that opened above $100 million. Top Gun: Maverick debuted with $124 million last weekend, marking Cruise’s biggest opening yet. Overseas, director Joseph Kosinski’s film is doing even better. In 64 overseas markets, Top Gun: Maverick plunged just 20% in its second weekend to $81.7 million.
“Speaking of strong box office performance, Jurassic World Dominion has already got off to a good start in some of the international markets it has been released in. It has collected $25.9 million so far, which bodes well for its prospects upon release. in the rest of the world, including India and its home market of North America.
The Jurassic World franchise has also been very successful at the box office. While the first film, titled Jurassic World, grossed $1.67 billion, the sequel, Fallen Kingdom, grossed $1.30 billion.
Jurassic World Dominion releases June 10, 2022.
“In shocking news: Colombian pop star Shakira and her partner, Spanish footballer Gerard Pique, are separating,” the two men said in a statement on Saturday. The statement read: “We regret to confirm that we are separating. For the well-being of our children, which is our highest priority, we ask that you respect our privacy. Thank you for understanding.” Shakira, 45, met the Barcelona defender while promoting her 2010 World Cup anthem, “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa).” The couple have two children , Sasha and Milan.In recent days, rumors about the end of the couple’s 11-year relationship had gripped the Spanish media, fueled by reports that Pique, had left the family home in Barcelona and was living alone in the town.
In other news: Hollywood star Uma Thurman has been cast as US President Ellen Claremont in Prime Video’s romantic comedy film Red, White & Royal Blue. According to Deadline, the film is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Casey McQuiston.
Tony Award-winning playwright Matthew Lopez directs from his own script, in his feature debut. Ted Malawer wrote a first draft. “I’m thrilled to have Uma join us as President Claremont. Her intelligence, warmth and humor are a perfect match for Casey’s iconic persona. I can’t wait to be on our Oval Office set with her,” Lopez said in a statement.
“Here’s exciting news for Marvel fans: Benedict Cumberbatch’s starring Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness will begin streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from June 22.
In an Instagram post on Thursday evening, the streaming service said the film would be available on its platform in five languages: Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and English.
Directed by Sam Raimi, the film is a sequel to 2016’s Doctor Strange, which introduced Cumberbatch as Stephen Strange aka Doctor Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film follows Doctor Strange as he attempts to contain the aftermath of the multiverse fracking spell he cast in the hit 2021 film Spider-Man: No Way Home – which caused villains from across the multiverse to overflow into the central timeline of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. .
Finally, Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth’s highly anticipated superhero film Thor: Love and Thunder will debut in Indian theaters on July 7th. Marvel India shared the news on its social media account on Friday, announcing that the film will be released in the country on July 7, instead of July 8. In Thor: Love and Thunder, Hemsworth returns as the titular superhero, a role he previously played in three solo films and four Avengers .
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