BreakTime BreakDown 12May2014 – Netflix Increases Prices
BreakTime Breakdown takes a look at whats going on around Hollywood and the world.
Here are today’s.
Netflix Rolls Out Price Increase
Netflix has rolled out it’s new price hike. New members get streaming at $9 per month up from the previous $8. If you’re a current subscriber, you get your $8 rate locked in for 2 years before you go up to the higher price.
Brit Brit May Extend Vegas Residency
Britney Spears who’s currently doing her Las Vegas show at Planet Hollywood may actually extend her contract another 2 years for $12 million dollars. Has anyone been to Vegas to see her show there? Apparently the house has been packed each time she performs.
Dr. Dre Not First Billionaire Rapper
Remember the deal Dr. Dre made to sell beats electronics for 3.4 billion dollars. It’s still going through. However, he will not be the first billionaire rapper like first though. After taxes and fees, experts say he’ll only be worth roughly $800 million. Don’t know how you could survive off of that alone.
Today’s CELEB Birthdays– 5/12/14
~~Actress, Malin Akerman is 36 (The Heartbreak Kid; Watchmen; The Proposal; Couples Retreat; Trophy Wife)
~~Actor, Emilio Estevez is 52 (The Breakfast Club, Repo Man, Young Guns, Mighty Ducks movies; Stakeout; Charlie Sheen’s brother)
~~Actress, Kim Fields is 45 (Baby I’m Back, The Facts of Life’s Dorothy “Tootie” Ramsey, Roots, Living Single’s Regine Hunter; Chip’s)
~~Actor, Stephen Baldwin is 48 (The Usual Suspects; The Young Riders)
~~Actor, Ving Rhames is 55 (Pulp Fiction; Mission Impossible movies; Dawn of the Dead; Piranha)
~~Actor Jason Biggs (American Pie movies) is 36
~~Skateboard phenom Tony Hawk is 46
~~Actor, Bruce Boxleitner is 64 (Scarecrow and Mrs. King; Babylon 5; Tron; Tron: Legacy)
~~Actress, Emily Van Camp (“Revenge”) is 28 (Everwood; Brothers & Sisters; The Ring 2; Captain America: The Winter Soldier)
~~Actor, Gabriel Byrne (The Usual Suspects) is 64 (In Treatment)
~~Actor Malcolm David Kelley (Lost) is 22. (Antwone Fisher)
~~Actress Clare Bowen (“Nashville”) is 30
~~Actress Jamie Luner (Melrose Place, Profiler ) is 43.
~~Actress Vanessa Williams (Soul Food, Melrose Place) is 51
~~Actor, Mackenzie Astin is 41 (The Facts of Life’s Andy Moffet)
~~Actors Sullivan and Sawyer Sweeten (the twin boys from Everybody Loves Raymond) are 19
~~NY Yankees legend Yogi Berra is 89
~~Singer/keyboardist, Steve Winwood is 66 (Spencer Davis Group, Traffic, solo)
~~Singer Billy Squier is 64
~~Composer Burt Bacharach is 86
~~Keyboardist Ian McLagen (of Small Faces and The Faces) is 69.
~~Guitarist Billy Duffy (of The Cult) is 53.
~~Singer/dance artist, Shannon is 56
~~Country singer Kix Brooks (of Brooks and Dunn) is 59.
~~Keyboardist Eddie Kilgallon (Ricochet) is 49.
~~Country singer Billy Swan is 72