The Force Was With Him A Long Time Ago
Josh Trank signed on to direct a standalone “Star Wars” spin-off movie, but it’s not his first time making a film filled with light sabers. Back in 2007, he made a short movie called “Stabbing at Leia’s,” which is a hilarious modern take on a house party at Leia’s gone awry.
Pharrell’s Controversial Cover
Pharrell wears many hats, but he said sorry for putting on a Native American headdress for the cover of Elle U.K. after it sparked a lot of backlash. “I respect and honour every kind of race, background and culture,” he said in a statement to MTV News. “I am genuinely sorry.”
Bieber’s Second Video
Justin Bieber apologized for another leaked video, this time of him singing “One Less Lonely Girl” using the N-word repeatedly again and making a joke about the Ku Klux Klan. He responded via Instagram with Bible quotations. YMCMB still have his back though, as TMZ reported.
‘Beauty And The Beast’ Live-Action Movie
Disney classic “Beauty and The Beast” will follow in the footsteps of “Maleficent” and be turned into a live-action movie! Bill Condon, who directed “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 & 2,” will direct this “tale as old as time.”
Country And R&B Crossovers At CMT Awards
The CMT Awards had a lot of highlights and most notable were the country stylings of a couple of R&B’s top hits. Jason Derulo teamed up with ZZ Top and Florida Georgia Line to perform “Talk Dirty” while John Legend paired up with Jessica Nettles to sing “All of Me” with Hunter Hayes playing the guitar.
CMA Fest Today!
Put your cowboy boots on, because CMA Fest starts today down in Nashville! The festival will run until Sunday, June 8. If you can’t make it, listen to the official Spotify playlist for each stage: LP Field, Chevrolet Riverfront Stage, and Bud Light Stage.
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