Box Office: Jordan Peele’s Us scared up a new box office record in its first weekend in theatres as the film set the best-ever opening for an original horror movie. Us had a $70 million domestic opening weekend.
Weekend Box Office
1. Us— $70.3 million
2. Captain Marvel— $35 million
3. Wonder Park— $9 million
4. Five Feet Apart— $8.8 million
5. How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World— $6.5 million
6. Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral— $4.5 million
7. Gloria Bell— $1.8 million
8. No Manches Frida 2— $1.8 million
9. Lego Movie 2: The Second Part— $1.1 million
10. Alita: Battle Angel— $1 million
Entertainer Bette Midler announced Sunday that she and actress Judith Light will appear in Ryan Murphy’s new Netflix show, the dark comedy The Politician starring Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange, Zoey Deutch and Benjamin Barrett.
Focus Features has announced Love Actually icon Bill Nighy and Call the Midwife actress Miranda Hart have joined the ensemble of a new film based on Jane Austen’s 1815 novel, Emma.
It’s official — ABC has ordered a second season of “Roseanne” spinoff “The Conners” amid speculation there’ll be 13 episodes, two more than last season.
Patti LuPone Joins FX’s ‘Pose’ as Season 2 Jumps to 1990: Broadway legend Patti LuPone will guest star in the upcoming second season of the FX drama, and that the series will jump ahead to 1990.
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Denise DuBarry, Producer and ‘Black Sheep Squadron’ Actress, Dies at 63: Denise DuBarry, died Saturday in hospital in Los Angeles. DuBarry appeared in Hal Ashby’s Being There (1979) and The Devil and Max Devlin (1981) and had a recurring role as nurse Samantha Greene Moore on Robert Conrad’s Black Sheep Squadron. She was 63.