Entertainment Tidbits

Amazon’s streaming debut of the Road House remake became their biggest movie launch, with 50 million viewers since its March 21 release. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as an ex-UFC fighter hired as the bouncer of a Florida Keys bar.

Benedict Cumberbatch & Olivia Colman will star in The War of the Roses remake, titled The Roses, directed by Jay Roach. Michael Douglas & Kathleen Turner originally starred as a couple going through a bitter divorce.

Denise Richards reportedly earns $2 million each month from OnlyFans, according to InTouch. She’s one of many celebs who’ve joined the subscription platform. Her daughter, Sami Sheen, also has a popular OnlyFans account.

Steve-O revealed that he refused to appear on Bill Maher’s show because Maher wouldn’t stop smoking weed during the interview. Steve-O, who’s been sober for 16 years, asked for respect for his sobriety, but Maher declined.

Broadway stars Michael Stuhlbarg and John Cardoza were recently victims of separate crimes in New York City. Cardoza was robbed at gunpoint at a Dunkin’ Donuts, while Stuhlbarg was hit with a thrown rock. Both are ok.

Barbara Rush, known for her roles in All My Children and 7th Heaven, has died at the age of 97. The actress’s daughter confirmed her peaceful death on Easter. Rush also had a successful career in film, television, and theater.

Disgraced attorney Alex Murdaugh has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison for defrauding his clients. He’s also serving a 27-year sentence for financial crimes and two life sentences for the murders of his wife and son.

Former NFL star Vontae Davis, 35, has been found dead in Florida. No foul play is suspected, but the investigation remains ongoing. He enjoyed a successful career with the Dolphins, Colts, and Bills, retiring abruptly in 2018.