Here is a summary of the current entertainment briefs.
Marvel covers artwork featuring Stan Lee at blockchain auction
Ten works of art showing Stan Lee on the covers of his comics and signed by the late Marvel superhero creator will be auctioned off the blockchain on Wednesday, with winning bidders getting both physical and digital versions of the canvases. Pop artist Rob Prior started working with the man behind, among others, Spider-Man, Iron Man and Black Panther in 2017 on “The Legacy Collection: Portraits of Stan Lee”, and portrayed him as his famous characters or in cameo images.
Mumbai court grants bail to son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan
An Indian court on Thursday granted bail to the son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, more than three weeks after his arrest in a drug case that made headlines and polarized social media in the obsessed country. the movie theater. “The court has just granted bail and I hope the three applicants will be released from prison tomorrow or Saturday,” Mukul Rohatgi, a lawyer who appeared for Khan’s son, told reporters in a court of Mumbai, the financial capital of India.
A Minute With: Police Writer Ann Cleeves on ‘The Long Call’
British writer Ann Cleeves has turned to her teenage land on the South West Coast for inspiration for her novel “The Long Call”, which airs in a new television drama this week in the UK. United and North America. The book, written after the death of her husband Tim in 2017 and released in 2019, follows gay sleuth Matthew Venn as he returns to his old North Devon home, revisiting the community from which he was rejected there is years old and embarking on a major murder case.
Amanda Seyfried tackles postpartum depression in new movie
Hollywood actress Amanda Seyfried has gone to great lengths to see her new movie “A Mouthful of Air” about postpartum depression hit theaters. Based on the 2003 book of the same name by Amy Koppelman, who wrote on her own experience, the film came to fruition after Koppelman overheard a woman on the radio talking about the disease. She then contacted Seyfried to see if they could make a movie to shed some light on it.
New York exhibition celebrates the 75th anniversary of David Bowie’s birth
A pop-up boutique in New York celebrates David Bowie on his 75th birthday. Located in Manhattan’s Soho neighborhood where the British singer lived, the multimedia experience, called “Bowie 75”, will remain open for free until January. Bowie’s birthday, January 8, will be marked.
Britain’s MOBO Awards to host their first live show since 2017
The UK MOBO Awards will return later this year with a live performance, their first since 2017, organizers said on Thursday. MOBOs, which honor music of black origin, will be held on December 5 in Coventry, currently designated the UK City of Culture. The nominees have yet to be announced.
Teen phenomenon Olivia Rodrigo tops American Music Award nominations
Pop newcomer Olivia Rodrigo led the nominations for the 2021 American Music Awards on Thursday, where she will compete for the top prize against fan favorites like Taylor Swift, BTS and Drake. Rodrigo, 18, who burst onto the charts in January, earned seven nominations, including Artist of the Year, Best New Artist and Favorite Pop Song for his debut single, “Drivers License.”
Soccer-TV series on Maradona promises new details and controversy
A new drama series based on the life of late Argentinian footballer Diego Maradona promises to reveal little-known details about the legendary player’s turbulent life and times and has already sparked controversy in his homeland. The series, which was filmed for Amazon Prime Video when Maradona passed away https://www.reuters.com/article/soccer-argentina-maradona-death-idINKBN2852JQ of a heart attack in November 2020, tells the story of his rise from humble origins on the outskirts of Buenos Aires to a global superstar who has battled alcoholism and drug addiction.
Explanation – Who is legally responsible in the case of the “Rust” shooting?
Lawsuits to assign civil liability in the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins would be more likely to name the member of the team “Rust” who inspected the weapon, the assistant director who handed it over. to actor Alec Baldwin and possibly others in the production company, experts said Wednesday. Authorities in New Mexico have not ruled out criminal charges in this case. While rehearsing a scene on set, Baldwin accidentally fired a gun that he had been told was safe. The gunshot killed Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza.
The weapon was not thoroughly checked before Alec Baldwin fired a fatal shot
A .45 caliber Colt revolver used on the set of the movie “Rust” was not thoroughly checked before being handed over to actor Alec Baldwin, who fired a lead bullet in an accidental fatal shooting last week in New Mexico, according to officials and a new court case. New details about the incident emerged on Wednesday at a press conference by Santa Fe County Sheriff Adan Mendoza and District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies and in an affidavit filed by the Sheriff’s Department.
(With contributions from agencies.)