PRIYANKA CHOPRA AND NICK JONAS ANNOUNCE ENGAGEMENT
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s official for Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas.
The two on Saturday announced on their respective Instagram accounts they are engaged. Each posted the same picture, a close-up of them gazing lovingly at each other, an engagement ring on Chopra’s finger. The two are in India with both of their families.
“Taken ... With all my heart and soul,” Chopra wrote. On Jonas’ page, he wrote, “Future Mrs. Jonas. My heart. My love.”
The 25-year-old Jonas and 36-year-old Chopra had reportedly decided in July to get married after dating for two months.
Jonas gained fame as a member of the Jonas Brothers musical group and is now a solo artist and actor. Chopra starred in the ABC television drama “Quantico.” She is a former Miss World winner.
“CRAZY RICH ASIANS” IS NUMBER ONE AT BOX OFFICE
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance “Crazy Rich Asians” took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg’s action-packed “Mile 22.”
Studios on Sunday say that “Crazy Rich Asians” took in an estimated $25.2 million from 3,384 locations over the weekend. The film starring Constance Wu has banked $34 million since opening Wednesday, far surpassing early industry expectations.
It’s a surefire win for the film distributed by Warner Bros., which cost $30 million to produce.
“Crazy Rich Asians” outshone Warner Bros.′ shark movie “The Meg,” which fell to second place with $21.2 million in its second weekend.
Wahlberg’s R-rated “Mile 22” opened with an estimated $13.6 million. It had a $35 million production budget.
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MACKENZIE PHILLIPS: NO PLASTIC SURGERY SAVED HER CAREER
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mackenzie Phillips believes if she had gone Hollywood with her looks, she wouldn’t be a working actress.
Phillips plays a drug-addicted inmate on “Orange Is The New Black.” She says if she had had plastic surgery, she never would have been hired for the role.
Even though she’s had her own struggles with addiction, Phillips is not bothered by playing the role of an addict. She says she’s “absolutely filled with the deepest gratitude that I don’t live that way.”