Joni Mitchell has a couple of things in common with Bob Dylan.
Both are folk rock icons. Both, too, have stage names. Mitchell used to be known as Roberta Joan Anderson, while Dylan’s given name was Robert Zimmerman.
Interestingly, Joni was being interviewed by the Los Angeles Times when the name change comparison was brought up. She responded by labeling Dylan a “fake” and a “plagiarist.”
“Bob is not authentic at all,” Mitchell said. “He’s a plagiarist, and his name and voice are fake. Everything about Bob is a deception.”
Tyler Perry may be the most consistent figure in the entertainment business.
“Why Did I Get Married Too” finished second at the box-office over the weekend, with about $30 million in ticket sales.
Critics hated the movie, but the studios love the profit margin.
The film is a celebration of marriage, with its familiar joys, sorrows, and real-life problems, which are wrestled with by Perry’s affable characters.
Perry is perhaps the last person one would have expected to become a Hollywood power player. But, much to the shock of the entertainment establishment, the devout Christian is just that. Read more...