New this week: Godzilla vs Kong, 'Concrete Cowboy' & Mahalia
This combination photo shows poster art for the film "Godzilla vs Kong," premiering on HBO Max on March 31, left, "Concrete Cowboy," premiering April 2 on Netflix and "Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia," premiering April 3 on Lifetime. (HBO Max/Netflix/Lifetime via AP)Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES— Two of cinema’s most famous giants are headed for an old-fashioned big budget clash in “Godzilla vs. Kong,” available on HBO Max for 31 days starting Friday. After a pandemic-induced blockbuster drought, Henry told the AP that the film will be a welcome change of pace. Ad— Legendary gospel singer Mahalia Jackson gets overdue biopic attention in a Lifetime film debuting Saturday.
'Orange is the New Black' star Danielle Brooks on her biggest money mistake: 'I should have fought more'
Holding her almost four-month-old daughter, Freeya, in her lap, actress Danielle Brooks recounts some of the biggest lessons she's learned about money over the years. Brooks rose to stardom playing fan favorite Taystee on the Netflix hit series "Orange is the New Black," often shortened to "OITNB." It's an envy-worthy career, though Brooks does have one regret, she says: Not advocating for herself and owning her worth in the final seasons of "OITNB." "When you come to find out the 'Stranger Things' kids are making more than you are in your final season, that's heartbreaking," Brooks tells CNBC Make It. "It wasn't until the end of season two, I had saved up my money to pay off that loan," she says.cnbc.com
'Orange Is the New Black' Star Danielle Brooks Reveals She's 5 Months Pregnant
Congrats are in order for Danielle Brooks! The Orange Is the New Black star took to Instagram on Tuesday, revealing that she's pregnant with her first child. Brooks also changed her bio to read, "I predict Im going to be a MOMMY," and revealed in another post via Instagram Stories that she's "five months in." Instagram StoriesShortly after announcing the exciting news, plenty of Brooks' celebrity pals sent her well wishes, including fellow OITNB stars like Jackie Cruz. RELATED CONTENT:EXCLUSIVE: Danielle Brooks Credits Broadway, Black Lives Matter Movement for 'OITNB' Performance'Orange Is the New Black': Watch the Emotional Trailer for the Final SeasonGet Your First Look at Guest Judge Danielle Brooks on Project Runway All Stars (Exclusive Clip)