Los Angeles is suddenly crawling with basketball royalty like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant, who are developing TV shows, streaming offerings and movies.
The raunchy “Fifty Shades Freed” and cuddly “Peter Rabbit” were No. 1 and No. 2 at the weekend box office. Clint Eastwood’s latest film was a soft third.
The activists, carrying signs with messages like “Hire Brown Tinseltown,” were decrying the lack of Hispanic characters in Hollywood films.
With movie studios avoiding competition with the Super Bowl, the newcomer “Winchester” took in $9.3 million this weekend.