Selena Gomez and Alicia Keys were among the celebrities to celebrate WE Day at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on April 27, 2017. WE Charity, formerly known as Free The Children, is a worldwide development charity and youth empowerment movement founded in 1995 by human rights advocates Craig Kielburger and Marc Kielburger.
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed Argentine President Mauricio Macri and first lady Juliana Awada to the White House on April 27, 2017 to discuss enhancing relations between countries.
Johnny Depp first made his big screen appearance in the horror film "Nightmare on Elm Street" in 1984, and has since starred in dozens of films. Depp is especially well known for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise.
Rob Lowe and Raquel Welch, stars of "How to Be a Latin Lover," attended the film's premiere at the ArcLight Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles on April 26, 2017. The film, which premieres on April 28, also stars Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Kristen Bell and Rob Riggle and tells the story of Maximo, played by Derbez. Finding himself dumped and broke after 25 years of marriage, Maximo, who made a career of seducing rich older women, must move in with his estranged sister Sara, played by Hayek, where he begins to learn the value of family.
Archaeologists discovered antiquities ranging from puppets to pottery during a dig by the Israeli Antiquities Authority in Caesarea, Israel, on April 26, 2017. Workers are also excavating a temple that was constructed in the first century by King Herod in honor of Augustus Caesar. The dig, which is sponsored by The Edmond de Rothschild Foundation, is aimed at transforming the area into an international tourist destination. The Rothschild Foundation is investing more than $27 million into the dig.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds were among those to walk the red carpet at the Time 100 Gala at Lincoln Center in New York City on April 25, 2017. The gala celebrates Time magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. This year's list includes President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, as well as NBA superstar LeBron James and astronaut Buzz Aldrin.
Laura Linney and Richard Gere premiered their new film "The Dinner" at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 24, 2017 in New York. The thriller, which is set to be released on May 5, is based on Herman Koch's novel of the same name.
Burt Reynolds, known for his roles in "Deliverance," "The Longest Yard," "Smokey and the Bandit" and "Boogie Nights," stars next in the film "Dog Years" alongside Ariel Winter. Here's a look at the legendary actor through the years.
The stars of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" attended the premiere of the film at the Eventim Apollo in London on April 24, 2017. "Vol. 2" takes place a couple months after the events of the first film, where the crew of Guardians, led by Chris Pratt's Peter Quill, travel through the universe to help Peter find his father. The movie also stars Vin Diesel, Kurt Russell, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, and Sylvester Stallone. It's scheduled to premiere in theaters on May 5.
Daniel Wanjiru and Mary Keitany, both from Kenya, won the men's and women's divisions of the 2017 London Marathon on April 23, 2017. More than 50,000 people competed in the annual marathon, which began in 1981. Prince Harry was on hand to congratulate the winners.
Lena Dunham and her mother, Laurie Simmons, screened Simmons' film, "My Art," at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 22, 2017 in New York City. Written and directed by Simmons, who stars as Ellie, the film also features performances Dunham and Parker Posey.
"Dog Years" stars Ariel Winter and Burt Reynolds attended the film's premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on April 22, 2017. Reynolds plays an aging Hollywood film star who meets up with a young, edgy driver played by Winter during a trip to Tennessee. The two embark on a road trip that proves to be life changing for them both.
Paul McCartney arrived in Tokyo, Japan, on April 23, 2017 ahead of his scheduled performances at the Tokyo Dome. McCartney is slated to perform April 27, 29 and 30 as part of his "One on One" tour, which kicked off in the United States last year.
Cast members of Starz new drama "American Gods" attended the series premiere at the ArcLight Cinema Dome in Los Angeles on April 20, 2017. Created by Bryan Fuller, "American Gods" follows a recently released ex-con named Shadow, played by Ricky Whittle, who meets a mysterious man named Mr. Wednesday, played by Ian McShane, who knows more about Shadow's life than possible, and warns Shadow of a bigger storm brewing. The first episode premieres April 30.
The stars of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" attended the premiere of the film at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on April 19, 2017. "Vol. 2" takes place a couple months after the events of the first film, where the crew of Guardians, led by Chris Pratt's Peter Quill, travel through the universe to help Peter find his father. The movie also stars Vin Diesel, Kurt Russell, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, and Sylvester Stallone. It's scheduled to premiere in theaters on May 5.
Carly Simon and Jennifer Hudson were among those to attend the premiere of the documentary "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives" at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on April 19, 2017. A Grammy Award winning record producer, Davis has worked closely with Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys and Barry Manilow, among many others.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams recently announced she and fiance, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, are expecting their first child. Williams holds a record of 39 major titles: 23 in singles, 14 in women's doubles, and 2 in mixed doubles.
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