• Corey Hawkins's Role in In the Heights Was Meant to Be, and 5 Other Facts About the Star

    11 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    In the Heights hit theaters and HBO Max on June 11, and we are absolutely blown away by the incredible cast. While the film's lead Anthony Ramos is already pretty well-known for his role in Hamilton, you probably found yourself wanting to know more about the actor who plays his best friend Benny, Corey Hawkins. I mean, we don't blame you. Not only is he super talented with an incredible voice , but he's pretty dreamy, too. Though the 32-year-old has starred in a handful of films and Broadway shows before, people are really loving his portrayal of Benny in In the Heights. Learn more about...
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  • ‘Friends' Reunion Drew More HBO Max Sign-Ups Than Any 2021 Warner Bros. Film Debut

    11 days ago - By The Wrap

    The biggest driver of subscribers for HBO Max in 2021 was not exclusive premieres of blockbuster films like “Godzilla vs. Kong” or even Zack Snyder's long-awaited redo of “Justice League.” Instead, it was a show that hasn't aired a new episode since George W. Bush was president.
    HBO Max's highly anticipated “Friends: The Reunion” was responsible for the largest single-day sign-ups for the WarnerMedia-backed streaming service this year, outpacing “Godzilla Vs. Kong” and “Mortal Kombat,” according to data released Friday by the market measuring firm Antenna.
    As you can see below, “Wonder...
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