A Michael Jackson Musical is Coming to Broadway in 2020
Just a week before the anniversary of Michael Jackson’s death, it’s been announced that he’ll be an inspiration for the “Great White Way.” The King of Pop’s estate and Columbia Live Stage announced that they are developing a new stage musical based on his life. It hasn’t been named yet, but it will hit Broadway in 2020. It’ll be penned by playwright Lynn Nottage alongside Christopher Wheeldon who will be the director and handle the choreography. Of course, the score will feature hits from Jackson’s enormous discography.
Trae Young Signs Deal With adidas
Trae Young is officially living that three stripes life. According to ESPN’s Nick DePaula, the soon-to-be NBA rookie signed a multi-year footwear and apparel deal with adidas. Young won’t go first in Thursday night’s NBA draft —that’ll be Deandre Ayton— but he’s got the most star power off all the draftees which makes this a smart move for adidas. Plus, all those Steph Curry comparisons can’t hurt his stock either. Other draft prospects who have already signed deals include Ayton, Marvin Bagley Jr., and Zhaire Smith who all announced deals with Puma.
‘CREED II’ Has a Release Date and Synopsis
Coming later this year, Adonis Creed is back on the screen just in time for the holiday season.
‘Creed II’ will be centered around the boxer training for his next big fight, this time against the son of Ivan Drago, the man who killed his father. Of course, Rocky Balboa is by his side and will help him confront his fears and redefine the meaning of what a legacy is.
“Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can’t escape your history,” reads the official synopsis.
‘This Is Us’ Season 3 Has a Premiere Date
The wait is almost over — The Big Three is making their comeback this Fall.
Season 3 premiere of This Is Us is set for September 25th. While we are anxious to see what tear-jerking plot line is in store for the third season, we’re equally excited to have our favorite show back on the air every week.