Kirsten Acuna, Business Insider AUS

Kirsten Acuna

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Giessen, HE, Germany

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Recent articles by Kirsten:

8 details you may have missed in the 'Wonder Woman 1984' trailer

* Warner Bros. released the first official trailer for next summer’s Wonder Woman sequel on Sunday at Brazil’s Comic-Con, CCXP. * In addition to Gal Gadot‘s return as Diana Prince, Chris Pine is also back in “Wonder Woman: 1984” as Prince’s love interest, Steve Trevor. * You may be wondering how Pine can be back since his character presumably died in the first “Wonder Woman” film, but the… → Read More

The 13 best movies of 2019 so far that you absolutely need to see

Jordan Peele’s second time in the director’s chair is both brilliant and laugh-out-loud funny. If you skipped seeing “Us” in a crowded theatre, you missed out as viewers collectively cheered for the protagonist and loudly criticised any poor decisions made on screen. → Read More

The singer who voiced Simba in the original 'Lion King' turned down $2 million to take royalties, and he's very happy he did so

The original animated “Lion King” turned 25 this year, and the man who gave young Simba his singing voice is still receiving royalties for his part in the film. → Read More

Bob Iger says of all the Disney movies released in his time as CEO he's most proud of 'Black Panther'

* Bob Iger says out of every movie the company has made during his time as Disney CEO, he’s most proud of “Black Panther.” * In his book, “The Ride of a Lifetime,” Iger said he knew they had “something special,” but he didn’t know how the film would be received until its premiere in 2018. * Iger recalls receiving more calls and notes for this film than any other one preceding it. * Visit… → Read More

Tom Holland makes his first public appearance since Spider-Man became embattled in ongoing talks between Sony and Marvel: 'It's been a crazy week'

Tom Holland knows that fans are worried that his beloved Spider-Man character could leave the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and he wants them to know he’s thinking of them. → Read More

Marvel just announced all of its movies for the next 2 years — here they all are

Now that “Avengers: Endgame” has been released, Marvel Studios is finally showing fans what they can expect to see next on screen. → Read More

11 Emmy-nominated shows you're probably not watching, but should be

The 71st Emmy nominations were announced at LA’s Wolf Theatre Tuesday by Ken Jeong and D’Arcy Carden. → Read More

Disney quietly removed a scene from new releases of 'Toy Story 2' that hasn't aged well in the #MeToo era

Ahead of “Toy Story 4,” Disney re-released “Toy Story 2” in June on Blu-ray and digital. Some were quick to notice that the new edition of the film is missing a small scene from the original movie’s end. → Read More

Disney aired a sneak peek of 'Toy Story 4' after the Super Bowl that reunites Bo Peep and Woody

* First announced in 2014, Disney and Pixar are releasing another sequel to its “Toy Story” franchise this summer. Disney revealed a new sneak peek at “Toy Story 4” after the 2019 Super Bowl, and it teases a reunion between Woody and Bo Peep. * Pixar recently revealed Woody’s love interest Bo Peep will return in the new movie with actress Annie Potts reprising her role as the sarcastic and witty… → Read More

5 details you may have missed in the 'Avengers: Endgame' Super Bowl teaser trailer

Marvel Studios graced fans with a new teaser trailer for “Avengers: Endgame” during the start of Super Bowl 2019 and things are looking pretty bleak for our heroes. → Read More

A new 'Captain Marvel' teaser trailer dropped during the Super Bowl and it shows the hero in action

* We’re getting spoiled by Marvel during the 2019 Super Bowl. After releasing a new teaser for “Avengers: Endgame,” the studio dropped a trailer for “Captain Marvel.” * The superhero movie will take place in the ’90s, before the events of other Marvel films, and star Samuel L. Jackson who helps Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) navigate life as a superhero after she’s reborn with super powers. * The… → Read More

'The Walking Dead' mid-season premiere is a slow, satisfying burn with a few stumbles

"The Walking Dead" wastes little time introducing its next big villains when it returns to AMC February 10. INSIDER has viewed the next two episodes of the zombie series ahead of its return. → Read More

19 of the biggest 2019 Oscar snubs and surprises, from 'First Man' to 'Roma'

The 2019Oscar nominations were announced January 22, 2019. Although the list includes some much-deserved nominations for “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” and Spike Lee, there were also some critically praised movies and actors missing. → Read More

DISNEY'S BIG BETS: 5 movies that could smash $1 billion in 2019

Disney grossed over $US7 billion at the box office in 2018, and with an envious lineup again this year, the Mouse House may just make box-office history. → Read More

Golden Globe winner Sandra Oh thanked her parents in Korean and people are loving it

Sandra Oh is not only co-hosting the 2019 Golden Globes at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills Sunday, she also won an award for best actress in a television series for BBC’s excellent “Killing Eve.” → Read More

19 questions we have after 'The Walking Dead' mid-season finale

If you’re not familiar with the “Walking Dead” comics, you may have been surprised that Sunday’s episode revealed that the whispering walkers weren’t evolving zombies. They’re just a group of survivors wearing masks of the undead called The Whisperers. (You can read more on who they are here.) → Read More

'The Walking Dead' showrunner confirms what happened to long-missing character Heath on the show

Warning: There are spoilers ahead for season nine, episode five of “The Walking Dead,” “What Comes After.” While “The Walking Dead” family is wondering how the AMC series will go on without Rick and Maggie, the show gave a subtle answer to one of its biggest plo tholes on Sunday’s episode: What happened to Heath? Sunday’s “Talking Dead” confirmed Anne’s junkyard escape vehicle was the very same… → Read More

[Spoilers] Fans believe a pivotal 'Walking Dead' episode is being ruined by TV guides

Warning: There are potential spoilers ahead for AMC’s “The Walking Dead.” Fans have been wondering how Rick Grimes will exit “The Walking Dead” during his final episode and some think they may have been spoiled days before it airs. If you’ve been looking ahead at the show’s episode descriptions on your TV guide, you may have been surprised at a seemingly huge spoiler that appears on your screen.… → Read More

'The Walking Dead' fan-favourite actor Scott Wilson dies at 76 — and fans are heartbroken

“The Walking Dead” actor Scott Wilson has died at the age of 76. → Read More

Kanye West went on a pro-Trump rant at the end of 'SNL' that wasn't seen on TV — and the audience wasn't impressed

Kanye West was the guest performer on the season 44 premiere of "Saturday Night Live." At the end of the broadcast, West took the stage wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat to address President Trump and running in 2020. → Read More