It may not have won over many critics, but schlocky adventure thriller Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters won the box-office war, earning $19 million in its first weekend. Last week's No. 1, Mama, rallied for second place with $12.9 million. Silver Linings Playbook impressively held onto its third-place spot, adding another $10 million to its box-office total. Zero Dark Thirty followed with $9.8 million, and Jason Statham's Parker rounded out the top five with $7 million. The week's other big new release Movie 43 took in $5 million.
Jennifer Lopez wore a white KaufmanFranco dress on the red carpet at the Las Vegas premiere of her movie Parker last night. She and costar Jason Statham brought their thriller to Planet Hollywood in Sin City following a Wednesday-night screening in NYC. J Lo had lots of support from her guys last night, since her boyfriend, Casper Smart, posed for photos by her side. He also accompanied her and Jason to the afterparty inside the casino. Parker arrives in theaters today, and despite some initial critics not loving what they saw, today the New York Times reviewed Parker as a reasonably good thriller. Reviewer A.O. Scott wrote that the film is "great fun" and that director Taylor Hackford "knows how to pull off a caper without making a big deal about it."
Jennifer Lopez wore white Lanvin to last night's NYC premiere of Parker. It was the end of a big media blitz that included multiple TV show stops over the last few weeks. But J Lo should be well-rested after a recent bikini-filled vacation in Miami. Get the full story in this PopSugar Rush.
Jennifer Lopez was joined by her costar Jason Statham at a screening of their new movie Parker in NYC last night. The pair posed together on the red carpet, with J Lo in a white Lanvin dress. Other stars at the event included Nicky Hilton, 50 Cent, and Jennifer and Jason's costar Patti Lupone.
Jennifer has been busy promoting her movie in NYC, hitting up The Daily Show and Good Morning America earlier this week. She also recently opened up about her relationship with Casper Smart in a Spanish interview on Univision's El Gordo y la Flaca, where she revealed that she was hurt when the press insinuated that she was paying for her boyfriend. She said, "I'm not perfect. I go through difficult times as others but always try to be human and a good person. . . . When you say things like that, that I'd 'pay for a boyfriend,' it hurts me — it hurts me to the heart."
Jennifer Lopez stepped out in a leopard-print ensemble to promote her new movie Parker in NYC yesterday. She paired the matching A.L.C. skirt and jacket with thigh-high Christian Louboutin boots and smiled for cameras while heading into a building. Later, she bundled up against the cold weather in a knee-length leather coat for a stop by The Daily Show. Jennifer has been hitting the talk-show circuit to plug the crime thriller, which hits theaters this Friday and also stars Jason Statham.
Though it's been a busy month for Jennifer, things haven't been all work. J Lo was in her bikini to relax with her family in Miami over the weekend and recently adopted a puppy with her boyfriend, Casper Smart.
Over Memorial Day weekend, the stars enjoyed many fun-filled activities and all the while looked super stylish while doing them. Kate Beckinsale attended a party in Malibu looking crisp in all white with pops of bright colors; Taylor Swift was cute in LA wearing Current/Elliott polka-dot jeans and her red velvet loafers; and Olivia Palermo strolled NYC in a pair of printed origami Parker shorts. Check out these ladies and many more top looks from Memorial Day weekend. Then shop their fabulous looks, including 11 exact pieces!
Now that you're all caught up with This Means War's wardrobe stylist Sophie De Rakoff, it's time to get down to another very important matter: exactly what Reese Witherspoon wore in the flick, which comes out on Feb. 17. First, De Rakoff describes Reese's character Lauren's style as "sexy, chic, modern, and confident." That means she put Reese in only the most fabulous pieces from amazing designers like Dolce & Gabbana, Prada, Burberry, Marc Jacobs, Ports 1961, Isabel Marant, The Row, Parker, Black Orchid, Theory, and way more. Before you hit the theaters next week, step inside to find out exactly what Reese wore in This Means War and how to re-create her onscreen looks for your offscreen life.
Jennifer Lopez made three costume changes yesterday on the set of Parker in Palm Beach, FL. She was joined by her sexy costar Jason Statham, who's a big fan of Jen's daughter Emme. Jason reportedly struck up a quick friendship with 3-year-old Emme when she visited Jen at work. Emme and Max often travel with Jen, and they might be up for a trip to Las Vegas this weekend. Jennifer is among the many artists taking part in the iHeartRadio music festival. She's scheduled to take the stage tomorrow night and will likely perform a mix of her old hits and new tracks from the LOVE? album, including her latest single "Papi."
Jennifer Lopez gave her costar Jason Statham a ride yesterday on the Miami set of their movie Parker. Jason was dressed in urban cowboy gear as he and Jennifer shared a few laughs in the car between takes. Jason's girlfriend, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, is busy with LFW while Jason films in the states. Parker may be keeping Jason temporarily away from his loved ones, but for Jennifer, their latest big-screen project gives her a chance to stick close to her Florida home with twins Max and Emme. Marc Anthony and Jennifer reunited on Saturday for an afternoon with their kids — the day after Marc celebrated his 43rd birthday — but the pair still seems to be going forward with their plans to divorce. Jennifer has been firmly focused on her career during her personal transition. Earlier this Summer she was in Atlanta filming What to Expect What You're Expecting and she is also looking forward to her second season as an American Idol judge, for which she will reportedly get a $20 million paycheck.
Jennifer Lopez was in a celebratory mood on the set of Parker in New Orleans yesterday. The action movie also stars Jason Statham, and during her evening of work, Jennifer's character flirted her way out of a ticket from a police officer. The star is focusing on her kids, Max and Emme, and her career in the wake of her recent split from Marc Anthony. She filmed her role in What to Expect When You're Expecting in Atlanta in July and August, then was in downtown LA late last month to shoot her "Papi" music video. Jennifer opened up about the breakup in Vanity Fair shortly after announcing their decision to divorce, and Marc has also spoken out about the end of their marriage. Jennifer may be weathering some tough times in her personal life. but her career is on the uptick. Not only is she enjoying her return to big-budget, big-screen projects, but she reportedly negotiated a $20 million contract when she solidified her deal to return to American Idol for a second season.