New this week: 'Psych,' The Chicks album, '30 Rock' reunited
Heres a collection curated by The Associated Press entertainment journalists of whats arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. In her review, AP Film Writer Lindsey Bahr called it essential to Miranda disciples. After the film's June debut was postponed in solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests, it lands on Hulu on Friday. AP Film Writer Jake CoyleMUSIC The Chicks: After changing their name and recording their first album in 14 years, Grammy-winning country trio The Chicks will release their new album, Gaslighter, on Friday. AP Music Editor Mesfin FekaduTELEVISIONThe documentary Showbiz Kids promises a candid look at the high risk, high reward careers of child actors, with perspective from those who have been there.
Milla Jovovich's Stunt Double on Losing an Arm: Today on Inside Edition
A stunt gone terribly wrong on the set of the blockbuster film "Resident Evil: The Final Chapter" left Milla Jovovich's stunt double without an arm. Now, Olivia Jackson is suing the film's producers, claiming numerous elements of the stunt were changed at the last moment, resulting in her devastating injury. And a bunch of people dressed up like Phoebe and performed "Smelly Cat" to celebrate the "Friends" anniversary. For more Inside Edition stories tune in to today's show. RELATED STORIES5-Year-Old Has Wonder Woman Photo Shoot as She Removes Eye Patch She Wore for 2 YearsHomeless Woman Surprised With Bike After Hers Was StolenHiker Carries Broken Leg for 2 Days Before He's Finally Rescued
Stunt Woman Says Every Day Has Been 'Suffering' Since Gruesome Injuries on 'Resident
A stunt double horribly injured on the set of the blockbuster film "Resident Evil: The Final Chapter" is now suing the films producers. "I remember up until the very impact," Olivia Jackson, who was standing in for actress Milla Jovovich, told Inside Edition. The stunt called for Jackson to drive a motorcycle straight at a camera that was supposed to get out of the way. "I was told I was going to lose my wife on multiple occasions," he told Inside Edition. The lawsuit claims she was supposed to shoot another scene but in a "last-minute change, she was asked to perform a dangerous and technically complex motorcycle scene in adverse weather."
Milla Jovovich's 'Resident Evil' Stunt Double Sues Producers Over On-Set Accident
Olivia Jackson, who worked as a stunt double for Milla Jovovich on Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, is suing the film's producers after an on-set accident that caused her arm to be amputated, along with damage to her spine, face and more. Jackson also claims the producers gave her only $990 in lost earnings, although the film was a success at the box office, grossing over $300 million. In the lawsuit, she alleges that the accident occurred because a last-minute change on set was made without her approval. "They decided just to shoot some motorbike stuff [instead]," she recounts, noting that she remembers the day of the accident up until just before impact. 's Finest': Two Crew Members Injured After On-Set AccidentSpanish Pop Star Joana Sainz Garca Killed In Freak Fireworks Accident During Music Festival
Milla Jovovich Announces She's Expecting Her Third Child After Opening Up About Pregnancy Loss
On Wednesday, the action-movie star hopped on Instagram to reveal that she is expecting her third child with husband Paul W.S. Because of my age and losing the last pregnancy I didn't want to get attached to this potential baby too quickly." As she briefly mentioned in her caption, the 43-year-old actress has previously opened up about undergoing an emergency abortion. "I myself went through an emergency abortion 2 years ago. I was 4 1/2 months pregnant and shooting on location in Eastern Europe.
Models turned actors
Ukrainian native Milla Jovovich appeared on the cover of the Italian magazine Lei at the age of 11 and went on to be featured in Revlon's "Most Unforgettable Women in the World" advertisements. At the age of 15 she created more buzz by taking over for Brooke Shields in "Return to the Blue Lagoon." She then broke out opposite Bruce Willis in "The Fifth Element" and is best known these days as the butt-kicking Alice in the "Resident Evil" movie franchise. Hide Caption