The E Buzz for May 23, 2011
Jon Rich Wins for St. Jude
Huge night for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital! Donald Trump announced his fourth Celebrity Apprentice, and it was a win for Jon Rich. Rich took on Marlee Matlin in a task that had them creating a campaign for 7-Up. Win his win, Rich raised a total of $1.2-million for St. Jude.
Justin Bieber Cleans Up at Billboard Awards
Justin Bieber continues his huge success. Last night he picked up seven awards at the Billboard Music Awards including Top New Artist, Top Pop Album, Top Streaming Artist, Top Social Artist, and Billboard Fan Favorite. Eminem was also a big winner at the awards.
"Pirates" Breaks Weekend Box Office Record
Despite bad reviews, folks came out in droves to see the fourth installment in the "Pirates" franchise. "On Stranger Tides" raked in $90-million over the weekend...the biggest opening weekend of 2011. "Bridesmaids" stayed at #2 with $21.1-million, and "Thor" dropped to #3 with $15.5-million.
Gwyneth Paltrol May Not Releasing an Album Any Time Soon
Talks have halted between Atlantic records and actress Gwyneth Paltrow which means we won't be seeing an album from her any time soon. "The New York Post" says talks have stalled and that Paltrow was asking for $1-million to sign.