wonder Woman 1984‘s at-home release dates have been revealed. The Wonder Woman sequel premiered on HBO Max and in theaters on Christmas Day 2020, the first of Warner Bros. upcoming slate to follow this release plan. The decision to do so resulted in Wonder Woman 1984 becoming the most streamed film over the holiday. The film was watched for more than 2.5 billion minutes the streaming service, blowing expectations out of the water.
Wonder Woman 1984 also helped HBO Max surpass 40 million subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2020. Now Warner Bros. is gearing up to release more of their films on HBO Max – this month saw the release of crime thriller The Little Things, with Oscar hopeful Judas and the Black Messiah up next. Godzilla vs Kong is also slated to hit the streamer in March, just a few short days after the streamer releases the long awaited Snyder Cut of 2017 film Justice League. WB’s theatrical releases are only available on HBO Max for a month after its release and now we finally have a time frame for when viewers can expect to see the films at home after their streaming debut.
Warner Bros. announced that Wonder Woman 1984 will hit PVOD on Friday, February 12 for $19.99. The rental will last for 48 hours. On March 16, the film will be available to own digitally from select retailers, likely at the same price as the aforementioned rental, although no specific amount was given. Finally, Wonder Woman 1984 will hit Blu-Ray, 4K, and DVD on March 30.
“This One Is For Nigeria” – Nigerian Wrestler Sesugh Uhaa(Apollo Crew) Wins WWE Title
A Nigerian-American wrestler has made the country proud in faraway America. WWE wrestler, Sesugh Uhaa also known as Apollo Crews has emerged the WWE Intercontinental Champion.
Apollo Crews, who defeated his opponent, the Big E at the just concluded WrestleMania, dedicated his new title to Nigeria, stressing that his “ancestors will now rejoice”. In an interview shortly after the match, the 33-year-old wrestler whose parents hailed from Benue State, said he was proud to have defeated his opponent as earlier promised.
“It doesn’t matter how it happened, what matters is that Apollo crews did what he said he was going to do and that is win. “The I beat Big E in his hometown in front of his family and everybody. “The best thing about it is that my ancestors can rejoice, and my family can dance. “I made them proud and now I am the intercontinental champion, this one is for Nigeria,” he said.
The 2020 WrestleMania was the 37th annual WrestleMania professional wrestling produced by WWE for their Raw and SmackDown brand divisions. It took place as a two-night event on April 10 and 11, 2021, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
SA Rapper AKA’s Fiancée Nelli Tembe Dies After Jumping Off 10th Floor of Hotel Building
Nelli Tembe, the fiancée of popular South African hip hop artist, AKA, has died after she reportedly jumped out from the tenth floor of a hotel.
The incident occurred on Sunday, April 11, 2021, at the Pepperclub Hotel in Central Cape Town.
Western Cape SA Police spokesperson, Captain Fredierick van Wyk said crime-scene experts were looking for clues at the hotel.
Cape Town Central police are investigating an inquest case after an incident at a hotel this morning at about 7.45 am on the corners of Loop and Bloem streets, Cape Town CBD, where the body of a 22-year-old woman was found deceased,” he said in a statement.
Witnesses at the scene described hearing shouting and a “loud doof” sound and said they had heard a man calling security and crying.
“Paramedics on the scene have said a female had allegedly jumped from the 10th floor of that building. When paramedics arrived on the scene, she had sustained polytraumatic injuries,” Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said.
She was in a critical condition and they started a full life-support resuscitation. Unfortunately, her injuries were too severe and she was declared deceased,” he added.
The music star took to his Instagram and Twitter, where he announced their engagement.
Nollywood veteran actor Bruno Iwuoha dies
Veteran Nollywood actor, Chief Bruno Obinna Iwuoha, has passed away after many months of battle with diabetes and glaucoma.
Iwuoha’s close associate and filmmaker, Derik Zai confirmed the ‘Sin of the Flesh’ actor’s death on Saturday morning.
According to multiple reports, the AMA awards recipient had been in coma at the National Hospital, Abuja for about three weeks.
He passed away on Saturday, April 10.
The late Iwuoha featured in several movies including Magic Cap, Occultic Battle, Fire on the Mountain 2, Royal Promise and The Cross of Love, among many others.