*After Wonder Woman became the blockbuster hit of the summer, its sequel is poised to be the blockbuster hit of the 2019 holiday season. The Gal Gadot-led superhero hit earned $780 million worldwide, and now Warner Brothers has set a December 13th, 2019 release for Wonder Woman 2. Director Patty Jenkins recently said that she is already working on the script and that the sequel will likely be set in the United States instead of Europe.
*Leonardo DiCaprio is developing a TV series based of author Tom Wolfe's The Right Stuff for National Geographic. The book was adapted as a feature film in 1983.
*& in MORE Leo news:
- Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet are auctioning off a dinner with them for charity
- The money will go toward the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and a GoFundMe campaign Winslet has been involved with that aims to help a young mother pay for cancer treatment
- The auction will take place at the annual Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation gala tomorrow
- Source: People
Prince William And Company Post A Job Opening And The Internet Goes Crazy-
It seems that Princes William and Harry as well as Kate Middleton are becoming as beloved as Princess Diana.
Case in point, the trio posted a job opening on LinkedIn for a new senior communications officer for their Royal Foundation. It’s 15 days old on the site, but has attracted over 15-thousand views in just the last couple of days.
In case you’re wondering, the mid-senior level role’s duties will include working “both reactively and proactively to manage the daily news flow to the media, ensuring items are accurately and positively reported and received by audiences via traditional, digital and social media.” And yes, if you get the job you’ll be interacting with the Royals.
See the job listing HERE.
Source: Fox News
*Netflix has picked up Matt Groening's animated comedy Disenchantment. The series from the creator of The Simpsons and Futurama is described as "an adult fantasy about a crumbling medieval kingdom known as Dreamland," according to Variety. The first 10 episodes are set to premiere next year.
*Nicholas Hoult (About a Boy, Mad Max: Fury Road) is in talks to star as Lord of the Rings writer J.R.R. Tolkien in Tolkien. Variety says it "focuses on the author as he finds friendship, love, and artistic inspiration among a group of classmates prior to the outbreak of World War I in 1914."
*Abby Lee Miller predicted she’d face sex and violence in prison.
The star of Dance Moms entered prison this month for a year-long sentence. Last weekend, Abby got into a brawl with another inmate, who grew annoyed by her new roommate.
An insider told Radar Online that Abby spends her days “reading trashy romance novels and sobbing.”
Last night Lifetime TV aired an interview Abby gave before getting strip-searched and wearing an orange jumpsuit. She confessed to feeling petrified the prison inmates might target her. Abby said, (quote) “If a people want to make your life a living hell, they’re going to do it. I probably won’t survive.” (People)