"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" conquered the North American box office in its debut weekend, becoming the top-earning movie so far this year, industry estimates showed on Sunday. Box office tracker Exhibitor Relations said the superhero saga from Disney's Marvel Studios, starring Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson, pulled in a hefty $96.2 million. The 3-D, $170 million sequel to "Captain America: The First Avenger" outearned this year's previous box office winner "The Lego Movie," which in February grossed $69 million in its first weekend.
Michael Fassbender and Jamie Dornan were the gentlemen of the night at the Irish Film and Television Awards in Dublin on Saturday, bringing their good looks and charm to the celebration. Michael won the film supporting actor award for his riveting performance in 12 Years a Slave , and showed off his freshly shaved skin in the process. Sporting a sleek black tux and full beard, the actor said the series is "the best professional thing that's ever happened to me."
Ed Sheeran has been teasing fans for months about his collaboration with Pharrell, and now the public finally has the music from it! The 23-year-old singer held off on sharing the song at first, but announced some new info regarding his upcoming album, tweeting "My 2nd album is called 'x' or 'multiply' and will released on the 23rd of June worldwide. Can't wait for you guys to hear it." Ed then shared a clip of his new song Sing, and made fans go nuts! The reaction was clearly a good one because the singer tweeted "The reaction to the little preview has sparked a lot of ovary chat. Which can only be positive."
Country music's biggest stars spent their Sundays getting ready for the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan returned to the state as co-hosts for the event and looked like they were amped up on adrenaline before the cameras started rolling. The Voice coach shared a pic on Twitter of him with Bryan and wrote, "I think @LukeBryan and I are either ready or high…" The adorable snapshot shows the two jokesters showing off goofy faces for the camera as Shelton snapped the pic.