By Cassie Coughlin | Staff Writer |
The Stones roll to Cuba
The Rolling Stones will make history yet again by becoming the first British rock band to perform in Cuba.
According to the Associated Press, this performance, which takes place on Mar. 25, will be the first time a high profile band has performed in the country since 1959.
The Rolling Stones, who are referring to the performance as “Concert for the Amity,” are offering free admission and having it filmed and produced by experienced concert filmographer JA Digital.
Iggy Pop poses nude for art
Rock star Iggy Pop, from the band The Stooges, had 21 students draw him as he posed as a nude model in a New York Academy of Art class.
In an article by
the Rolling Stone, artist Jeremy Deller, who set up the “Iggy Pop Life Class” drawing, explained that it was special for students to draw Iggy Pop, because his body held so much rock and American culture.
The drawings constructed from this art project will be displayed in the Brooklyn Museum this fall.
We’re all in this together—again
Disney Channel announced they will be continuing the iconic High School Musical film series with the release of “High School Musical 4.”
“High School Musical 4” will not only feature a new group of students from East High, but according to E! News, the new film will also incorporate characters from the rival high school, West High Knights.
Although they cannot return as high school students, it will be interesting to see if some of the original cast members, such as Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, and Ashley Tisdale, are incorporated in some way into the latest sequel.
Model wears wedding dress to Oscar Party
Model Liberty Ross made an entrance at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party, as she attended wearing her actual wedding dress.
According to E! Online, Ross, who married music industry’s Jimmy Iovine in February, styled the satin wedding gown differently by wearing her hair slicked backed and a strap off the shoulder.
Regardless of the slight style change, Ross definitely made a statement by testing the fashion rule of wearing the same outfit twice.
A legend returns
Nickelodeon is remaking their 90’s game show “Legend of the Hidden Temple” into a TV movie.
According to an article by Vibe, the TV movie will be centered around three siblings who must fight for their life as they interact with characters from the original TV series, such as Olmec and the Steps of Knowledge.
With a TV film edition of “Legend of the Hidden Temple,” and news that their might be a remake of the hit series “Hey Arnold!” Nickelodeon is focusing on bringing back some ’90s childhood nostalgia.
Fox pulls a gambit
Fox has delayed the Marvel comic book film “Gambit” from its release date of Oct. 7, leaving fans wondering when they will get a chance to see this long-awaited film.
“Gambit,” which stars Channing Tatum in the leading role, was supposed to begin filming soon but with the recent delay from Fox, there has been no official release date.
According to Comic Book News, Fox plans on releasing two Marvel films in October 2017 and January 2018, so this might lead some hope that fans will see it on the big screen soon.