Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.
‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Leads Box Office as L.A. Theater Revival Boosts Ticket Sales
Disney’s animated adventure “Raya and the Last Dragon” led the domestic box office in its third weekend, illustrating the appeal of family films asattempts to mount a moviegoing revival. “Raya and the Last Dragon” collected $5.2 million from 2,261 theaters through Sunday, representing a scant 5% decline. can thank the reopening of movie theaters for the stellar hold in ticket sales. in the City of Angels were given permission to resume operations on March 12, but most film exhibitors weren’t able to get up and running until now.
Istanbul stray dogs get own starring roles in new film
Zeytin likes to walk through the streets ofat night, easily befriends strangers, while Kartal lives on a construction site in the bustling city. The trio are the focus of new documentary “Stray” which depicts daily life in through the eyes of three dogs that roam its streets, searching for food, wandering along the and stumbling upon a women’s rights march.
Nigeria’s Burna Boy sayswin marks ‘big moment’ for music
Modernmusic is altering perceptions of the continent as part of a global cultural shift that marks a “big moment”, music artist Burna Boy told Reuters after hailing his first award. Burna Boy was awarded a for the Best Global Music Album this month for ‘Twice As Tall’ which was released last year.
(With inputs from agencies.)