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When does Metallica share the bill with Rihanna? And Cat Stevens? When the cause is refugee help and improving sanitation in the developing world. This past Saturday in Cetnral Park the Global Citizen Festival was broadcast live and was aimed at ending extreme poverty. Eddie Vedder teamed up with Cat Stevens and Chris Martin and sang Patti Smith’s People Have the Power
Some people will pay good money for anything involving the late Truman Capote. Including his ashes. Julien’s Auctions in Los Angeles announced Saturday that Capote’s ashes, contained in a Japanese wooden box have sold for $45,000. The ashes are dated Aug. 28, 1984, days after the author of “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” and “In Cold Blood” died at 59. The ashes were long kept by Capote’s close friend and ex-wife of Johnny Car son, Joanne Carson, who died last year.
At the movies the box office take looked like this:
- “The Magnificent Seven,” $35 million. (cost 90 million to make)
- “Storks,” $21.8 million.
- “Sully,” $13.8 million.
- “Bridget Jones’s Baby,” $4.5 million.
- “Snowden,” $4.1 million.
A few shows premiered their season last night – A highlight of the animated series’ 28th season premiere was Amy Schumer voicing Mr. Burns’ mother in a childhood flashback.
Brad Pitt only wants the best for Angelina Jolie. A source says he will never and has not said anything negative about Jolie – the source told ET on Friday that he is frustrated by the “smear campaign” being lodged against him. Everything from an affair to fights over parenting has been alleged as being the cause when Jolie filed for divorce. The source says he only found out two days prior – and hoped to work th ings out – but now that it’s done he just wants what is best for the kdis..