The producers and stars of the animated film, Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, are a happy group these days.
The DreamWorks Animation film was the winner of the North American box office race for top film over the weekend. According to reports, Madagascar3 earned a whopping $60.3 million over the weekend, taking the box office crown from Snow White and the Huntsman.
Surrendering the top spot, Snow White slid to third place after earning a modest $23 million in 3,777 theaters. Second place honors last weekend went to the sci-fi film, Prometheus, with an impressive $50 million in gross ticket sales over the weekend.
Sources revealed that the majority of the audience for Madagascar 3was families with kids. The producers of both Madagascar 3 and Prometheus are hoping their films continue to earn even more through the week.
The world might not look rosy for Hollywood actor Mel Gibson these days, considering the various bits of negative news he is facing lately.
But Gibson still has plenty of reasons to be happy, and one reason is some close friends who remain by his side during these trying moments in his personal life and career. Gibson was recently seen enjoying a leisurely stroll with his friend and former We Were Soldiers co-star, Madeleine Stowe, 52.
Despite the bad press about Gibson, Stowe proved to be a good friend to the A-list actor as she joined him for a walk and a little bonding. The actor and actress became friends while filming We Were Soldiers, a film from 2002 in which they portrayed a married couple.
The two celebrities looked very happy as they enjoyed a stroll around a Los Angeles neighborhood. It is really a treasure to have friends who will stick with you during both happy and sad moments in your life.
America’s Next Top Model host Tyra Banks is strongly rumored to be dating 24-year-old, British model Robert Evans.
Evans, who is set to become a new judge on America’s Next Top Model, was seen acting extra sweet to Banks, 38, at the Palihouse in Los Angeles. Banks and Evans have reportedly been dating for a month already.
Sources said the chemistry between the two is quite strong. The British model is a former boxer who is reportedly smitten with Banks, and she is reportedly also smitten with the young model. Well, if the two are already a couple, then that would be good news since being in love is a feeling like no other.
The daughter of the late King of Pop revealed that the death of her father is very hard for her and the rest of her family.
In an interview with Oprah, Paris Jackson said they are still trying to cope with the untimely death of her father. The young Jackson said her father was a good person who loved his children very dearly.
Jackson said that in order for them to live normal lives as children, her father would keep them away from the prying eyes of the paparazzi. She revealed her superstar father wanted them to have a normal childhood, the kind of childhood he did not get to experience when he was young because he dedicated his time to singing instead of playing.
Jackson said she is very grateful to have a father by the name of Michael Jackson. Sources said Paris Jackson is set to follow in the footsteps of her father by entering show business.
They say finding true friends can be hard in Hollywood.
If you find a true friend, you are a lucky person. Hollywood actress Courtney Cox recently showed the world she is a good friend by hugging and showering her sick friend, Sheryl Crow, with an outpouring of love.
Cox and Crow recently bumped into each other in Los Angeles, and the former Friends star did not hesitate to offer her support and concern to her friend, who was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor. Crow, 50, was very happy with the gesture from her friend and assured her that she is doing well, despite her medical condition.
In earlier interviews, Crow said her medical condition is not something to worry about since she is doing fine, and she remains very confident that she can get through this ordeal. The singer said she is very happy with the deep love shown by her family, friends, and fans after the announcement of her medical condition.