Happy Friday! Before you start your countdown to the weekend, may we suggest perusing our Friday headlines? We have the brand new Mockingjay movie poster, exclusive details about this summer’s Harry Potter attraction at Universal Studios and a Terminator scoop for the ages in today’s celebrity headlines!
Here are the 6 stories you need to read this morning:
1. Happy birthday, eyeballs! Lionsgate has officially unveiled the poster for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 (see photo above) and it’s soaring with visual delight! The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 opens November 21st. [Facebook]
2. Is The Vampire Diaries love triangle is about to get even more complicated. Nina Dobrev recently teased a “new element” will muddy up Elena’s ever-revolving romance with the Salvatore brothers. If you watched last night’s 100th episode, you probably have a pretty clear idea of what “element” Dobrev is referring to. [E!]
3. The Wanted took to social media to reassure their fans that they’re not permanently splitting up. “Just want to say… It’s a break, not the end. You can’t get rid of us that easily haha! X,” Wanted member Thomas Parker said via Twitter. [MTV UK]
4. You won’t believe the actor who almost played The Terminator. During a recent Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) Arnold Schwarzenegger revealed who was originally considered for the part of The Terminator: O.J. Simpson. (And no, we couldn’t tell if he was joking.) After Schwarzenegger met with director James Cameron and expressed a few of his ideas about the part, Cameron decided Arnold should play the iconic role. [UpRoxx]
5. If you’re a fan of Universal Studios’ The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Hogsmeade, the details behind the new Harry Potter attraction will knock your socks off! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley, which is roughly double the size of the original Harry Potter attraction, contains a modern-day London with a mash-up of Ionic-style structures built to scale, a Hogwarts Express train and a replica of The Leaky Cauldron. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley opens this summer at Universal Studios Florida. [USA Today]
6. We’re sure that by now everyone is aware of Justin Bieber’s latest legal issues. You can visit CNN for complete details regarding his arrest. [CNN]
What’s your favorite headline from today?
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