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Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle Announced for Next Verzuz Battle
"The Master Class we've ALL been waiting for," the show's Twitter account said of their upcoming battleGladys Knight and Patti LaBelle are set to square off against one another on the next episode of the Verzuz battle series, the show announced Tuesday.
EXCLUSIVE: Netflix wasn’t alone in cooking up a storm at the recentfilm market. International, now known as International as a result of the merger between Indian major Eros and U.S. studio STX, says it has secured cumulative international deals worth north of $100M during and after the virtual event, marking its record sales volume for TIFF.
Among the in-demand movies were Guy Ritchie’s Five Eyes, set to star Jason Statham; Copshop, the action-thriller from director Joe Carnahan with Gerard Butler and Frank Grillo set to star; Devotion, director JD Dillard’s upcoming historical war epic starring Jonathan Majors and Glen Powell; Queenpins, the female-driven comedy that will reunite the studio with Bad Moms star Kristen Bell; and I Care a Lot, J Blakeson’s thriller that premiered in the festival, starring Rosamund Pike, Peter Dinklage, Eiza Gonzalez, and Dianne Wiest.
Dolly Parton Confirms Those Longtime Tattoo Rumours: ‘They’re Tasteful’
Dolly Parton has been in the spotlight for over 60 years, but she’s kept her personal life fairly private – until now. The country superstar is giving fans some inside info on some hidden tattoos. The icon, 74, chatted with People magazine, ahead of the release of her upcoming Christmas album A Holly Dolly Christmas and her book Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics, and she spilled the tea on her ink. RELATED: Carrie Underwood Salutes Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire & More Women In Country Music With Powerful Tribute Medley "I do have some tattoos, that's true," Parton explained, referring to the longtime rumours that she has body art.
As we revealed last week, among the big Five Eyes deals was a high seven-figure pact with Leonine for Germany.
“We are now closing the books on the best-ever sales we have seen coming out of TIFF,” said John Friedberg, President of ErosSTX International. “This is significant for our company and our industry as it shows the strength of the international marketplace and the demand for high-quality content. This level of activity, especially against the backdrop of a global pandemic, confirms the long-term health of our international partners, our business and the direction in which we are heading.”
Mac Davis, Iconic Artist & Elvis Songwriter, Dies at 78
Mac Davis, renowned for writing such hits as “In the Ghetto” and “A Little Less Conversation” for Elvis Presley, as well as commanding his own five-decade career that spanned stage and screen, died Tuesday night (Sept. 29) following heart surgery. He was 78. “Mac Davis has been my client for over 40 years, and, more importantly, my best friend,” Davis’ longtime manager Jim Morey said, in announcing his death. “He was a music legend, but his most important work was that as a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. I will miss laughing about our misadventures on the road and his insightful sense of humor.
Earlier this week, the merged STX and Eros revealed a new logo (pictured) and corporate brand name: ErosSTX Global Corporation.
The companies completed their fusion in July of this year. In addition to a $125M equity investment, the firm has a revamped $350M credit facility led by JP Morgan. It also carries a net debt of about $254M.
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