Entertainment

London premiere of ‘Wonder Woman’ is cancelled after attack

LONDON — The glitzy, star-filled London premiere of “Wonder Woman” has been scrapped following the terror attack in Manchester. Stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright had been scheduled to walk a red carpet on May 31 to help welcome the super hero film to Europe. Warner Bros said in a statement Wednesday that …

Ariana Grande suspends world tour, cancels some Euro stops

NEW YORK — Ariana Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman world tour and cancelled several European shows Wednesday due to the deadly bombing at her concert in Manchester, England. Shows Thursday and Friday in London were cancelled, along with concerts through June 5 in Belgium, Poland, Germany and Switzerland. Refunds will be granted, the pop star’s …

Fox removes report from website about murdered DNC staffer

NEW YORK — Fox News says it has removed from its website a speculative story about the 2016 murder of Democratic National Committee employee Seth Rich because it “was not initially subjected to the high degree of editorial scrutiny we require for all our reporting.” The report, published a week earlier, quoted a private investigator …

GMA Network’s ‘Celebrity Bluff’ levels up with bigger and amazingly fun new season

The Filipinos’ favourite all-original Pinoy comedy game show is back! Beginning June 3 in the Middle East and North Africa, and June 4 in North America and Asia Pacific, Celebrity Bluff makes a big comeback with wholesome fun and exceptional entertainment for the whole family. This multi-awarded Kapuso game show returns to Filipino homes with …

Broken Social Scene Manchester Blast, Correction

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom—Canadian indie rock band Broken Social Scene has played the first show of their European tour in Manchester. The performance comes a day after a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in the British city killed 22 people and wounded dozens more. The Toronto band headlined at Albert Hall on Tuesday night, …

Tom Cruise reveals ‘Top Gun 2’ to start filming soon

  SYDNEY, Australia — The Danger Zone may have gotten old and dusty, but Tom Cruise says he’s about to fly back in. The 54-year-old actor says the long-discussed sequel to “Top Gun” is a sure thing and should start shooting soon. Cruise made the announcement Wednesday in response to questions from anchors on the …

Police say 19 killed in blast at Grande concert

LONDON – The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local): 1:20 a.m. Greater Manchester Police say 19 people have been confirmed dead in an explosion at Manchester Arena that is being treated as a possible terrorist attack. Police said roughly 50 people were injured. Police said …

PMPC holds special screening of ‘Bhoy Intsik’ at Fishermall Cinema on May 28

MANILA— Such is the poignant line of Bhoy Intsik which speaks of sacrifice and giving hope to others. In this case, he was being a father figure and more to a fellow but younger felon. Will it be a happy ending for the giver and the recipient? Find out as the Philippine Movie Press Club …

Johnny Depp sent Paul McCartney a text for ‘Pirates’ cameo

LOS ANGELES –”Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” co-director Espen Sandberg has revealed that Johnny Depp had asked Paul McCartney to make a cameo in the latest installment of the popular franchise via text message. The makers were initially keen to take Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards to play a pirate rocker in …

Big Sean, Major Lazer headline New York’s Hot 100 fest

NEW YORK – Big Sean, Major Lazer and Zedd are set to headline Billboard’s Hot 100 Music Festival on New York’s Jones Beach this summer. The two-day concert gets underway Aug. 19 and will feature more than 30 stars. Other acts include former Fifth Harmony singer Camila Cabello, DJ Khaled, Gucci Mane and Capital Cities. …

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