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The Newly Released ‘Lion King’ Movie Hits One Billion Dollars In Three Weeks

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After less than 3 weeks in cinemas, Disney’s’ The Lion King ‘ passed the one billion dollar mark. The 1994 movie remake showcases popular stars in lead roles. Popular stars like  Beyonce, Donald Glover, and Chiwetel Ejiofor featured in the movie.

The film joins’ Avengers: Endgame,” Captain Marvel’ and’ Aladdin’ as the fourth Disney produced film in 2019 to exceed $1 billion in worldwide ticket revenues.

Disney has nearly 38 percent of national market share with its blockbuster slate, a cut that rises to over 40 percent when added to Fox, which it just bought.

At the domestic box office,’ The Lion King’ gained $361 million and $638 million abroad.

Beyond the shores of North America, ‘Lion King’ had particularly powerful viewings in China at $115 million, along with the United Kingdom at $48 million and Brazil at $44 million.

Also featured in the movie is Billy Eicher and Seth Rogen. The duo played Timon and Pumbaa respectively. James Earl Jones from the initial animated movie reproduced his role as Mufasa.

On the heels of another Disney benchmark, the milestone emerges. The firm set a fresh all-time record for worldwide ticket sales in a single studio between July 26 and July 28.

Disney reached $7.67 billion globally, smashing the $7.61 billion mark it had earlier set in 2016.

Disney set a new record in 2016 with four films that grossed over 1 billion dollars. In the coming months, Disney will release ‘Frozen 2′, a ‘Maleficent’ sequel and ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’.

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2019 BBNaija: Two More Housemates Including Khafi’s Ex-Boyfriend Joins The Show

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The Big Brother Naija Pepper Them show is surely heated up this week as the new twist propose by Biggie has taken another dimension. In addition to the two new housemates introduced, two more BBNaija contestants has been added to the show yesterday evening.

Enkay (female) and the most interesting twist is Joe (male) who is said to be Khafi’s Ex-Boyfriend.

Biggie, who had told the housemates that there is a fresh twist to the show, introduced the two fresh contestants into the house. Nobody had expected more contestants in the show and the housemates were obviously shocked when the other two contestants entered.

The fresh twist in has already begun to shake the house within 24 hours with the introduction of four fresh Housemates.

When Enkay was brought into the BBNaija show with the Biggie sound blast, Mercy could not conceal her feelings.

Mercy, Diane and Esther were also spotted discussing about the fresh housemates ‘ personalities. Their discussion was all about with how, while doing all they can to win the reality television show, they plan to connect with the current friends.

Enkay is a twenty-five-year-old tailor who defines herself as very unselfish, Joe, Khafi’s former boyfriend, is a creative director who comes to the house to showcase his artistic skill as well as create more difficulty.

The four new housemates are trying to settle in and adapt to the BBNaija house.

In her words, Enkay says she is the salt that is missing in the House and promises to be the spice and life of the whole place.

Omashola, who is up for eviction has found joy in meeting Venita after a five seconds kiss during a Truth or Dare game on Tuesday, July 30, 2019.

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2019 BBNaija: Biggie Introduces New Pepper Them Housemates As The ‘New Twist’

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The Big Brother Naija show has pulled out a new twist in the fifth week. Two new ‘Pepper Them’ house have just been introduced into the house. Nollywood actress & model, Venita Akpofure  and Elozonam Ogbolu are the fresh housemates in the house.

Venita Akpofure, Delta State actress defines her character as large and vows to give the Pepper Dem House a mixture of trouble, fun, warmth and excitement.

Here are some of the things you need to know about the popular video vixen, Venita.

Firstly, Venita Akpofure is from Delta State, Nigeria but was born in England but don’t get carried away as her pidgin is down to earth.

Another to note is that she was raised in Benin and attended her primary school at Our Lady of Apostles in Benin before going back to England. Venita is the eldest of four children.

She was born to an half caste dad but her mom is Nigerian. She graduated from Kingston Hertfordshire University in United Kingdom with a degree in Accounting.

Venita had been named as the face of First City Monument Bank, Martini Rose and Mouka Foam. She has been featured in a number of top Nigerian music videos like Naeto C’s single “Finish Work” and Timaya’s single “Shake Ur Bum Bum.

She will be the second married housemate as she is married to her handsome husband Terna Terka and they share a cute baby girl together.

Big Nigerian entertainers like P-Square, Skales, Tuface and Ice Prince have worked with her before. Currently, Venita is being wooed by another housemates, Omatshola and the two have shared a kiss already.

Elozonam Ogbolu is the second new “Pepper dem” housemate to get into the Big Brother house.

He describes himself as very goofy and playful and plans to bring that side of him to the house.

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