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THE GREEN ROOM

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By Sameen Amer
Fri, 12, 19

Taylor alison swift has generated widespread media coverage for her string of relationships, singing about her personal life, and celebrity feuds.....

Coming Soon

Out this week

* Albums

  • Fine Line by Harry Styles: Second solo album by the former One Direction singer; follows his 2017 eponymous debut album; includes the singles ‘Lights Up’, ‘Watermelon Sugar’, and ‘Adore You’.

* Movies

  • Uncut Gems (starring Adam Sandler, Kevin Garnett, Idina Menzel, Lakeith Stanfield) - crime thriller; a compulsive gambler (Sandler) must find a way to pay off his debts.
  • Bombshell (starring Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow) - biographical drama; several women at Fox News set out to expose CEO Roger Ailes (Lithgow) for sexual harassment.
  • Jumanji: The Next Level (starring Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan) - action comedy, sequel to 2017’s Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle; the players re-enter the Jumanji video game to rescue one of their own.
  • 6 Underground (starring Ryan Reynolds, Melanie Laurent, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, Ben Hardy) - thriller; brought together by their leader (Reynolds), six individuals fake their deaths and form a vigilante squad to take down criminals.
  • Richard Jewell (starring Paul Walter Hauser, Sam Rockwell, Kathy Bates, Jon Hamm, Olivia Wilde) - biographical drama about the Centennial Olympic Park bombing during the 1996 Summer Olympics; a security guard (Hauser) heroically saves lives after finding a bomb only to later be wrongly accused as a suspect.

Star

Taylor Alison Swift

  • Born on 13th December 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
  • Has a younger brother, Austin, who is an actor.
  • Developed an interest in music as a child.
  • Family relocated to a lakefront house in Tennessee to help her pursue a music career.
  • Released her eponymous debut album in 2006. Has released six more albums since - Fearless (2008), Speak Now (2010), Red (2012), 1989 (2014), Reputation (2017), and Lover (2019) - and received global fame, becoming one of the most successful pop singers of the 2010s.
  • Has generated widespread media coverage for her string of relationships, singing about her personal life, and celebrity feuds.
  • Upcoming projects include a supporting role in the musical movie Cats (2019).
  • Has been dating actor Joe Alwyn for almost two years.

Spotlight

Frozen II

Voice cast: Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff

Director: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

  • Animated musical fantasy; Elsa (Menzel), Anna (Bell), Olaf (Gad), Kristoff (Groff), and Sven, embark on a journey to save Arendelle after Elsa starts hearing a mysterious voice calling out to her.
  • Is the sequel to the 2013 film Frozen.
  • Is the 58th animated film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios.
  • Had an estimated budget of over $150 million; has made nearly $920 million in less than three weeks.
  • Has received mixed to positive reviews, with several critics opining that it lacks the magic of its predecessor.
  • Score composed by Christophe Beck. Songs written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, and performed by the cast; soundtrack also includes covers of three of the film’s songs by Panic! at the Disco (‘Into the Unknown’), Kacey Musgraves (‘All Is Found’), and Weezer (‘Lost in the Woods’),