Written by KingCnote on February 7, 2020
Billie Eilish is bigger than Justin Bieber. The proof is the price they can demand for their documentaries. YouTube paid Justin around $20 million for his 10-part series called Seasons. Then this week, Apple paid the highest price ever for a music documentary: More than $26 million.
Ed Sheeran is one of London’s wealthiest landlords. Following a $13 million shopping spree, Sheeran now owns 27 buildings. A real estate manager said (quote) “The amount of money he’s invested in property is staggering. He owns enough London addresses to fill a Monopoly board.” (The Sun, UK)
Bruno Mars signed a deal with Disney to create a “music driven” movie that he will star. (Deadline Hollywood)
Last year’s popular murder mystery, Knives Out with Daniel Craig and an ensemble of actors, will have a sequel. The movie studio made the announcement on Thursday. (People)
Producers at the Oscars scrambled at the last minute to include 103-year-old Kirk Douglas for the In Memoriam segment. This was right after they spent hours re-editing the package for a Kobe Bryant tribute.