Disney announced that there will be a live adaptation of “The Lion King” with “Jungle Book” director, Jon Favreau.
Donald Glover will be voicing ‘Simba,’ James Earl Jones as ‘Mufasa’ and Variety has confirmed that Beyonce is voicing ‘Nala’ and apparently she was the first choice (obviously)!
The studio’s emphasis on Disney remakes follows the successes of “Beauty and the Beast,” “Maleficent” and “Alice in Wonderland.”
Mel B’s brother-in-law claims that her open relationship ultimately tore their marriage apart.
Just last week, she filed for divorce citing for “irreconcilable differences” after being married for 10 years. Her brother admitted that what they had going on was a very fun, loose and open relationship. “It’s been publicized, this isn’t news from me. They liked to bring a stripper over and have a little fun and stuff like that.”
He continued to say that the relationship broke because he did not realize she was unhappy.
USA Today reports that there’s a new reality singing competition called “Boy Band.” ABC’s new show will have five singers earn a slot in a singing group and a contract with Hollywood Records.
The production team behind Lip Sync Battle will have a live voting system where viewers at home can vote as the performances are going on.
The judges will include past and present boy/girl band members who will serve as mentors in a 10 episode series.