Elvis Presley affair: Ann-Margret recalls first words the King ever said to her | Music | Entertainment

In her autobiography, titled ‘My Story’, she spoke of a number of events which involved both her and Presley. The first time they met, though, was quite an interesting scenario. She wrote: “Except for a piano, the MGM soundstage where Elvis and I met was empty. “In the background, a few of his guys hung around observing their boss, a ritual I would soon come to expect. “Under the watchful gaze of director George Sidney, a studio photographer snapped shots of what the film company executives figured would be a…

John Lennon Beatles break up: Why did John Lennon leave The Beatles? | Music | Entertainment

In his legendary interview with Rolling Stone in 1970, John spoke of this time, saying how he told the band’s then-manager Allen Klein, along with a group of others including Sir Paul, that he was leaving the band. According to John, he told Sir Paul, Eric Clapton, Allen and Klaus Voorman of his intentions to leave around the time the band went to Toronto in 1969. Following this, the September 20 meeting happened, in which John reiterated his feelings. He said: “Allen was there, and he will remember exactly and…

Pirates of the Caribbean: Johnny Depp was ‘almost fired’ by Disney CEO for ‘ruining film’ | Films | Entertainment

Speaking at the A.F.I. Festival years ago, Depp explained: “Yeah, they wanted to fire me.” Mentioning the former Disney CEO Michael Eisner, Depp explained that he did not have the best of reputations. He continued: “It trickled back to me that Michael Eisner went on some sort of bent about how ‘Goddamnit Johnny Depp’s ruining the film! “‘Is it drunk? Is it gay?’ So I fully expected to be fired.” Source link

Jimi Hendrix: Singer’s haunting final words spoken in interview just days before death | Music | Entertainment

Jimi Hendrix tragically died in 1970 after consuming a collection of drugs and alcohol. This year marks 50 years since the Purple Haze hitmaker died, which left fans entirely devastated. Hendrix did a lot of press during his career, managing to put his music and his persona at the forefront of his work. As one of the most popular musicians in the world, Hendrix managed to performa at some incredible places, including the Isle of Wight festival, and – most notably – Woodstock Festival. Shortly before his death Hendrix did…

Johnny Cash children: How many children did Johnny Cash have? Were they with June Carter? | Music | Entertainment

Johnny Cash was one of the biggest stars of the American folk scene in the 1950s and 1960s. He met his wife, June Carter, while they were touring together with her family band. They were married for some time after and went through a lot together – but how many children did they have? For both Johnny and June, there were plenty of children waiting at home, but only one of them was from their marriage. Before meeting June, Johnny was married to Vivian Liberto, a young woman he met…

Huge PS5 price difference won’t stop PlayStation 5 pre-order success | Gaming | Entertainment

That’s according to a new analyst report that suggests Sony will be well-positioned to dominate with PS5 console sales, even without a cheaper PlayStation alternative. However, that doesn’t mean the Xbox Series S will not help Microsoft in terms of sales, with the cut-price announcement being seen as a positive development. But when it comes to the impact of the Series X and PS5 price, as well as the Xbox Series S release, one company is backing Sony to take the sales crown over consecutive years. Analyst firm Ampere Analysis…

Fortnite update 14.10 patch notes, server downtime NEWS, Stark Industries, Galactus, more | Gaming | Entertainment

UPDATE: Fortnite developer Epic Games has disabled servers in time for the release of update 14.10. Players are no longer able to login and get online, as Epic Games releases a brand new patch on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch and Android. “We’re beginning to disable services in preparation for v14.10,” reads an Epic tweet. “If you’re currently in a session, you can continue to play until downtime starts at approx. 4 AM ET (08:00 UTC).” This was followed by a separate tweet confirming that all players have been…

Call of Duty Cold War open beta: Big news from Black Ops and COD Warzone event | Gaming | Entertainment

September 9 will see Activision and developers Treyarch host a new live stream focusing on Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War multiplayer. This will give fans the lowdown on the new maps, modes and weapons they can expect to wield on PS4, Xbox One and PC this year. As ever, there will be notable changes between COD 2019 and COD 2020 games, including special new modes. It’s unclear if we will find out more about the returning Call of Duty Zombies mode today but there seems a good chance…

Back to the Future the Musical heading to West End: WATCH new trailer plus tickets info | Theatre | Entertainment

Earlier this year, Back to the Future the Musical opened in Manchester to rave reviews. But the run was sadly cut short by the coronavirus pandemic. Nevertheless, the time travel comedy is now heading to London’s West End. Back to the Future the Musical will open at the Adelphi Theatre in Summer 2021. Fans can book tickets from today, with dates currently ranging from May 14 to September 26, here. The cheapest seats are from £19.55, while group and educational discounts are available. A new trailer for the musical sees…