Bono, Cruz to star in animated series on vaccine importance
Bono, Cruz and Oyelowo will lend their voices in an animated series to raise awareness about the importance of vaccine access. The ONE Campaign announced Wednesday that the series Pandemica will launch Thursday. (AP Photo)LOS ANGELES – Bono, Penélope Cruz and David Oyelowo will lend their voices in an animated series to raise awareness about the importance of global vaccine access. The series was created to bring attention to global vaccine access in an effort to end the COVID-19 pandemic. “Pandemica is a compelling illustration of the inequality around the world,” Cruz said.
Catherine Zeta-Jones joins Michael Sheen in 'Prodigal Son'
This combination photo shows Catherine Zeta-Jones, left, at the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 19, 2020, in Los Angeles and Michael Sheen at the FOX Upfront party on May 13, 2019, in New York. The Welsh actors join "Prodigal Son" in the Tuesday, March 2, 20201, episode with Zeta-Jones playing a doctor and Sheen playing an incarcerated serial killer surgeon. (AP Photo)LOS ANGELES – Catherine Zeta-Jones was already a fan of “Prodigal Son,” so when the chance came to join the show, she jumped, lured by the prospect of working alongside Michael Sheen. She was born in Swansea and Sheen was born in Newport seven months apart. That was, of course, a huge pull for me.”Zeta-Jones joins Fox’s “Prodigal Son” in Tuesday's episode, directed by co-star Lou Diamond Phillips.
New this week: 'MLK/FBI,' Why Don’t We and 'Prodigal Son'
— Another acclaimed film from the virtual festival circuit, Sam Pollard’s “MLK/FBI,” debuts on-demand and in theaters Friday. — AP Music Editor Mesfin FekaduTELEVISION— Catherine Zeta-Jones is joining Fox’s “Prodigal Son,” about a skilled criminal profiler (Tom Payne) and his serial-killer dad (Michael Sheen). The sophomore season of “Prodigal Son” starts at 9 p.m. EST on a new night, Tuesday. — A real-life killer who terrorized Californians in the mid-1980s is the subject of Netflix’s limited, four-part documentary series, “Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer,” debuting Wednesday. It was updated on Jan. 16, 2021, to correct the name of an actor who stars in the television series “Prodigal Son.” It is Michael Sheen, not Martin Sheen.
New this week: Neil Young, 'Miss Juneteenth,' Padma Lakshmi
Peoples’ film will debut Friday on-demand on Juneteenth, the annual holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. “Miss Juneteenth” isn’t about that history but the contemporary African American struggle to remain in the middle class. — AP Film Writer Jake CoyleMUSICBob Dylan: It’s been eight years since the legend Bob Dylan released an album of original material. Neil Young: Neil Young also has a new album out on Friday, though he finished it 45 years ago. And two days later on Father’s Day, Legend will host the variety special “John Legend and Family: A Bigger Love Father’s Day” (ABC, 8 p.m. EDT).
Michael Sheen's Girlfriend Anna Lundberg Gives Birth to Their First Child Together
Michael Sheen and his girlfriend, Anna Lundberg, have welcomed their first child together! "Happy to say that at 8:41 am on Monday September 23rd our beautiful daughter Lyra was born," Sheen tweeted. pic.twitter.com/Y4Xdt7GkMz michael sheen (@michaelsheen) September 30, 2019Sheen appeared to hint at his baby's arrival, tweeting on Wednesday, "Nobody, not even the rain,has such small hands - e e cummings." nobody,not even the rain,has such small hands - e e cummings michael sheen (@michaelsheen) September 26, 2019Sheen announced he was expecting a child with Lundberg in July. RELATED CONTENT:Michael Sheen Expecting Child With Girlfriend Anna LundbergMichael Sheen Reveals the Unexpected Reason Behind His Split From Sarah SilvermanSee the Hilarious Gift Kate Beckinsale Gave Sarah Silverman to Help Her Get Over Michael Sheen Split
Michael Sheen Expecting Child With Girlfriend Anna Lundberg
Congrats are in order for Michael Sheen! The 50-year-old actor revealed via Twitter on Wednesday that he and his girlfriend, 25-year-old Anna Lundberg, are expecting a child together. Very happy to let everyone know that my partner Anna and I are expecting a little angel of our own. #nottheantichrist michael sheen (@michaelsheen) July 17, 2019This will be the second child for Michael, who shares a 20-year-old daughter, Lily Mo Sheen, with ex Kate Beckinsale. RELATED CONTENT:Michael Sheen Reveals the Unexpected Reason Behind His Split From Sarah SilvermanSarah Silverman and Michael Sheen SplitKate Beckinsale Thanks Ex Michael Sheen at Daughter Lily's High School Graduation