Avengers Endgame made $169 million on the first day of global release, and box office experts predict that the film will make more than $800 million in the first weekend. The earnings include a $107.5 million debut in China, an $8.4 million launch in South Korea, a $7 million first day in Australia and a $6 million debut in France.
Actor, host and activist Jada Pinkett Smith recently made a post on Instagram in which she shared clips of "Chaap Tilak" from Coke Studio Season 7 that was produced by Strings and featured Abida Parveen and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. She also called Abida Parveen and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan two of her favourite Sufi vocalists.
Special Assistance to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan called the 2019-20 federal budget "the first welfare budget in the country's history". She went on to say that it was truly a people-friendly budget and fit the exact vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan. She hoped the media would discuss the positive aspects of the budget.
After multiple screenings worldwide along with recieving numerous nomination and awards at several international film festivals, Jawad Sharif’s 2015 documentary, K2 and the Invisible Footmen, will now be available on Amazon Prime Video. Jawad Sharif, who is known for his visual storytelling technique took to social media to share the good news.
Dros, a Dutch landscape photographer went on an expedition for Google Earth in order to scout unusual territory and travel on foot with his camera. He chose to document the Tien Shan mountains in eastern Kyrgyzstan via both his hand camera and drone. Each shot is very meticulously planned and required a lot of preparation.
Legendary Pakistani actor Muhammad Ali was remembered on his 13th death anniversary on the 19th of March, 2019. One of Pakistani cinema’s greatest heroes, the ‘Shahenshah-e-Jazbaat’ (The Emperor of Emotions) was celebrated in a ceremony attended by his contemporaries, students and renowned film personalities alike.
On Friday, Elan held pre-bookings of their latest lawn collection online and on location in Karachi and Lahore, and the latter city's locations were extremely overcrowded with women fighting. Brand owner Khadija Shah said, "Our customers are our pride and joy. They are free to be passionate about what they like. Those who are passing judgement on them should self-reflect."
Barcelona legend and former Spanish national team defender Carles Puyol is set to visit Karachi, Pakistan to promote the 2019 World Soccer Stars event. He will land in Karachi on the 16th of March and formally open the ticket sales for World Soccer Stars. Teams led by football legends Luis Figo and Ricardo Kaka will play two matches in the event.
Famous Hollywood actor Brad Pitt was stumping for improvements to be made to the Los Angeles County Museum when Board of Supervisors chair Janice Hahn cut him off for going over time. Hahn expressed regret as she cut him off and allowed him to speak for a few more seconds to wrap up his speech.