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This Week In Entertainment: Philip, John King, and More

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Prince Philip Cleared Of Injury

After a car crash that occured yesterday, doctors cleared Prince Philip of injuries. The 97 year old Duke of Edinburg had a checkup from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn. The crash occured Thursday evening. The prince was attempting to pull out of a driveway. Photos from the incident showed Prince Philip’s black Range Rover overturned.

In addition to the prince, the crash also involved a Kia. The Kia’s driver, a 28-year-old woman, suffered cuts to her knee while her passenger, a 45-year-old woman, suffered a broken wrist. Both went to the hospital and then home. The 9-month-old baby in the Kia was not injured.

CNN Anchor Criticized For SS Comments

After making comments on second lady Karen Pence and her Secret Service protection, CNN anchor John King recieved many criticisms about them. While leading his “Inside Politics” panel, he referenced Pence’s job at an anti-LGBTQ Virginian school. He said,” Does it matter that all taxpayers pay for housing? All taxpayers pay for her Secret Service protection? It’s not her fault that she needs protection, this is the world we live in. But all taxpayers pay for, subsidize her life.” He then finished, asking, “Does it matter?”

Quickly after the comments were made, social media circulated them, reminding Hunt that taxpayers fund many other groups, such as Planned Parenthood. Many of them also took the statement as an anti-Christian sentiment, saying that King was discriminating against Pence for being a Christian.

John Wick 3 Trailer Drops

Lionsgate dropped the trailer for the 3rd John Wick movie, titled John Wick: Chapter 3- Parabellum on Thursday. The trailer shows Keanu Reeves in his third outing as the character. It picks up almost immediately after the last movie, with Wick being excommunicated and a bounty placed on his head.

The movie was directed by Chad Stahelski, who directed the previous two films.  Laurence Fishburne and Ian McShane will return for the movie, reprising their roles as the Bowery King and Winston respectively.  It is set to release on May 17th.

WoW Pays Homage To Stan Lee

In a new update to the MMORPG World of Warcraft, players can see Blizzards latest tribute to the late Stan Lee. A human NPC located in the city Stormwind bares his likeliness and even has his signature catchphrase “Excelsior!” His name is Stanley, and he wanders the town, occasionally yelling the catchphrase. There are also two unknown tributes to Stan Lee that have yet to be found.

Disney Announces “Hunchback” Live Action Adaptation

Disney announced plans to remake classic “Hunchback of Notre Dame”, which will be called “Hunchback”. The project will be written by David Henry Hwang, while Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz will reportedly write the music for the film.

The film will be produced by Mandeville Films as well as Josh Gad, who voiced Olaf in Frozen. Currently, no casting decisions have been made. The movie will draw from both the original animated film as well as Victor Hugo’s source novel.

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