Entertainment News Roundup: Taylor Swift Resale Ticket Prices Soar Over $28,000 Amid Fan Frenzy; ‘Disenchanted’ once again turns the narrative of Disney fairy tales upside down and more

Below is a summary of current entertainment news.

Drake, 21 Savage Agree Not to Use ‘Vogue’ Trademarks to Promote #1 Album

Drake and 21 Savage have stopped using the Vogue trademarks to promote their new album No. 1 “Her Loss” and agreed on a preliminary injunction against resuming their campaign. According to a filing Thursday in US District Court in Manhattan, the rappers acknowledged distributing a counterfeit cover and a counterfeit version of the fashion magazine without permission from Vogue publisher Conde Nast.

Actor Kevin Spacey faces multiple sexual assault allegations in Britain

Britain’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has cleared seven additional charges against Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey for a string of sexual assaults against a man between 2001 and 2004, it said Wednesday. The new CPS charges include one of inducing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent and others of indecent and sexual assault. The new charges follow a review of evidence gathered by British police.

Robert Clary, Holocaust survivor who starred in TV series ‘Hogan’s Heroes,’ dies at 96

Robert Clary, the diminutive Paris-born actor and singer who survived 31 months in Nazi concentration camps but later had no qualms about starring in “Hogan’s Heroes”, the American comedy set in a German prison camp has died. second World War. at the age of 96. Clary, who played French corporal Louis Lebeau in “Hogan’s Heroes” during its six-season run from 1965 to 1971, died Wednesday at his Los Angeles home, her granddaughter told The Hollywood Reporter.

US senator questions Ticketmaster after complaints about Taylor Swift sales

Ticketmaster on Thursday faced questions from a Democratic US Senator about its sales practices, two days after Taylor Swift fans complained of website outages and long waits to purchase tickets for her upcoming US tour. United States. In a letter to Ticketmaster’s parent company, Live Nation Entertainment Inc, Senator Amy Klobuchar, chair of the Senate antitrust committee, expressed “serious concern about the state of competition in the ticketing industry and its harmful impact on consumers.”

‘Disenchanted’ once again turns the Disney fairy tale narrative upside down

Disney’s sequel film ‘Disenchanted’ premiered in Hollywood on Wednesday following its predecessor, ‘Enchanted’, turning the narrative of typical Disney fairy tales upside down. When “Enchanted,” the story of a cartoon princess who is transported to modern-day New York, was released in 2007, it won the hearts of critics and audiences alike.

The GQ Awards honor “Squid Game” star Lee, rapper Stormzy, among others

Actors Lee Jung-jae, Sydney Sweeney and Andrew Garfield, England football captain Leah Williamson and rapper Stormzy were among the honorees at the 2022 GQ Men Of The Year Awards in London on Wednesday. The men’s style and fashion magazine celebrated nearly 30 names from across the world of entertainment, culture and sports for its 25th GQ Men of the Year event, which this year swapped previous award categories for a toast format to the awardees during a special dinner.

Taylor Swift Resale Ticket Prices Soar Over $28,000 Amid Fan Frenzy

Ticket resellers were trying to get up to $28,000 per ticket for Taylor Swift’s upcoming US stadium tour Wednesday as fans flocked online for a second day looking for places to see the ‘Anti-Hero’ singer live. Pre-sales began on Tuesday and brought millions of people to the Ticketmaster website, causing periodic disruptions and long wait times online.

‘The Crown’ actor Debicki says Diana role seemed ‘insurmountable’ at first

Elizabeth Debicki may have garnered rave reviews for her portrayal of the late Princess Diana in the new season of royal drama ‘The Crown,’ but the Australian actor says the role seemed ‘insurmountable’ when she first played it. The 32-year-old joins the award-winning Netflix series following the reign of Queen Elizabeth of England for a fifth season, which portrays the royals in the 1990s as they faced marital problems, public dissension and a fire at Windsor Castle.

(With input from agencies.)

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