Weekend News Roundup! Lawsuits and a Terrible Loss

Published June 19, 2016


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

• Actor Anton Yelchin, who garnered critical acclaim for his performances in films like Green Room, Alpha Dog, Like Crazy, and Only Lovers Left Alive, was killed in an accident with his car. He was 27. [Deadline]

• The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors in the deciding game seven of the NBA finals, bringing home the championship.

• Actor Eddie Redmayne and his wife Hannah Bagshawe welcomed their first child, a daughter named Iris. Chelsea Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinsky welcomed their second child, a son named Aidan. [E!, ABC News]

 Finding Dory won the box office, obviously. [BOM]

• Here is Prince William’s cover of Attitude magazine. [NYT]

• Ticketmaster is awarding account holders who purchased tickets between 1999 and 2013 free tickets after a class action lawsuit. [Pitchfork]

• David D’Amato, the subject of the documentary Tickled, showed up at the film’s Los Angeles premiere to threaten the directors with further legal action. [Variety]