Weekend News Roundup! The MTV Movie Awards, A Terrifying Boston Globe Headline, and Bernie at Hamilton

Published April 11, 2016

Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.  


•  The MTV Movie Awards happened. Pitch Perfect 2‘s Fat Amy (Rebel Wilson) and Bumper (Adam Devine) took home the Best Kiss Award and things got awkward. [USA Today]

•  Bernie Sanders finally saw Hamilton and chaos ensued. [The Gothamist]

•  Warner Bros. answered our prayers and released another trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. [The Verge]

•  The Boss with Melissa McCarthy took the top spot box office this weekend, knocking Batman v. Superman to a close second. [BOM]

•  The Boston Globe released a fake newspaper headline envisioning Donald Trump as President. [The Wrap]

•  Kanye’s The Life of Pablo became the first album to debut at No. 1 from streaming services. [Pitchfork]

•  Mark Hamill wished Daisy Ridley ‘Happy Birthday’ by sharing a photo of the both of them on set for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In response, the internet went crazy with Photoshopping the image. [Vulture]