Top 5 Hollywood news today: SAG awards allow films without theatrical release, 'Frozen' musical closing permanently

WION Web Team
New Delhi, India Published: May 15, 2020, 06.54 PM(IST)

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From SAG awards considering films without theatrical releases to Broadway family musical 'Frozen' closing permanentlyhere are the top stories of the day. 

After Oscars, Screen Actors Guild Awards are now considering films without a theatrical release. Meanwhile, the Broadway family musical 'Frozen' is closing permanently, producers announced.

Here are the top 5 stories of the day:

Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt starrer 'Ball And Chain' to release on Netflix

We last told you about Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt coming together for a film together titled ‘Ball and Chain’. Well, the film has now been confirmed to stream on Netflix. Read more

Korean star Park Ji Hoon passes away at 32 due to skin cancer

South Korean actor Park Ji-Hoon who starred in 'Chicago Typewriter' series, passes away at the age of 32 after battling with stomach cancer. Read more

After Oscars, SAG awards to consider films without theatrical releases

After Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Screen Actors Guild awards too announced a temporary change in the eligibility for, allowing films without theatrical release also to qualify. Read more

Coronavirus brings the curtain down on Cambodia shadow puppet theatre

Cambodia`s shadow puppet tradition goes back to the 7th century and has survived the collapse of empires, wars and Khmer Rouge reign of terror that left some 1.7 million people dead.Read more

Disney's 'Frozen' musical is the first casualty at Broadway, will not revive post COVID-19

The Broadway family musical 'Frozen' is closing permanently, producers announced on Thursday, the first big casualty of the coronavirus shut down in New York`s theatre industry. Read more
 

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