Monday, July 22, 2019


‘The Lion King’ rules with $185mn debut

Simba and Mufasa reigned supreme this weekend as Disney’s The Lion King dominated box office charts. Director Jon Favreau’s remake of the animated classic collected a massive $185-million from 4,756 North American theatres during its first three days of release. In yet another win for Disney, the movie landed the best domestic launch for a PG film and set a […]

Janet Jackson in Saudi concert boycotted by Nicki Minaj

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent and Chris Brown were among artists who performed at a concert in Saudi Arabia that rapper Nicki Minaj pulled out of citing human rights concerns. A cheering crowd danced to the thumping music at Jeddah World Fest, hosted in the Red Sea city of western Saudi Arabia. Such scenes, unimaginable just […]