A Michael Jackson Musical In The Works
A musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson will open on Broadway in 2020, the late pop star's estate and its producing partner announced on Tuesday. Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage will write the musical according to a statement from the late singer's estate and Columbia Live Stage, co-developers of the untitled production. The show will feature songs from Jackson's extensive catalogue of hits. His estate previously collaborated on a live tribute show by Cirque du Soleil called "Michael Jackson One," which has been running in Las Vegas since 2013.
Will Ferrell Teaming Up With Netflix
Will Ferrell is teaming up with Netflix for his latest project “Eurovision.” The musical comedy is based on the Eurovision Song Contest. The international music competition was created in 1956 with each participating nation from the European Broadcasting Union entering an original song for a live TV and radio performance. Past winners include Sweden’s ABBA in 1974 and Celine Dion, who represented Switzerland, in 1988. Will’s longtime writing partner, Adam McKay, will executive produce the project, with former “Saturday Night Live” head writer Andrew Steele on board as well.
Stormy Daniels Releasing Lingerie Line
Adult film actress & alleged mistress of Donald Trump is teaming up with designer Helen Hoey for a line intimates that are described as “edgy and sophisticated with vintage aesthetics.” If you want to score some pieces, know this – it’ll be sold at Pulchra – a high-end store in Beverly Hills. Sources say that the items will cost over a hundred dollars each.