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Fans are upset over snubs at Sunday's Oscars 'In Memoriam' tribute. Neither Paul Sorvino or Tony Sirico was mentioned in the tribute and both actors were in "Goodfellas" among many other films and TV shows. In a Tweet, Sorvino's daughter Mira Sorvino, herself an Oscar winner, called it baffling beyond belief that her beloved father and many other amazing brilliant departed actors were left out. The Academy did publish an extensive list of those who passed online, but many viewers noted the deaths of Sorvino, Sirico, Tom Sizemore, Anne Heche and Leslie Jordan weren't included in the broadcast.
The top five in the Fans' Ballot for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame remains unchanged. Still in first place: George Michael. Michael holds a slim lead over Cyndi Lauper, followed by Warren Zevon in third place. Iron Maiden remains in fourth place. And Soundgarden holds down the number-five spot. The top-five vote-getters when voting ends on April 28th will be included in its own ballot, along with all of the ballots to choose the 2023 inductees.
A city in Arizona is celebrating pop singer Taylor Swift in a big way. Swift is about to kick off her Eras Tour, which has been highly anticipated after fans had issues trying to access tickets on Ticketmaster. To honor the start of the tour this weekend, the city of Glendale, Arizona, will temporarily change its name to Swift City.
Lynyrd Skynyrd is back on the road for the first time since the death of founder Gary Rossington. He died earlier this month at the age of 71. The band played Sunday at the Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City. Performances and home videos of Rossington were shown on a giant screen behind the stage as Skynyrd played "Tuesday's Gone." A post on Lynyrd Skynyrd's Facebook page said "We felt you there with us last night, Gary."
Jenna Ortega is in talks to star in Tim Burton's "Beetlejuice 2." Ortega and Burton first worked together on the hit Netflix series "Wednesday." Deadline reports Ortega would join Michael Keaton and Winona Ryder who are expected to reprise their roles from their first film. She would play the daughter of Ryder's Lydia in the sequel. Production is expected to begin in late May or early June in London.
A Chicago man is suing Buffalo Wild Wings. He filed a class-action lawsuit over claims the sports bar franchise falsely advertises its boneless wings. He believes the boneless wings are closer to chicken nuggets than wings. He claims Buffalo Wild Wings leads customers to believe that their boneless wings are de-boned chicken wings made up completely of chicken wing meat.