Actor Mark Rylance, who stars as BFG (short for "Big Friendly Giant"), attends the Japanese premiere of his film, "The BFG," in Tokyo on August 31, 2016. The film debuts in Japanese theaters on September 17.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang escorts Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his arrival to a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on August 31, 2016. Trudeau is hailing a new era in economic relations with China during his first official visit to his country's key trading partner.
Phil Collins, along with "Hamilton" star Leslie Odom Jr. and Mayor Bill deBlasio presided over the US Open’s Opening Night Ceremony in Arthur Ashe Stadium on August 29, 2016. The festivities marked the public debut of the stadium's new retractable roof.
Italy has declared a state of emergency in the worst-affected regions following a devastating 6.2-magnitude earthquake that struck the area on August 25, 2016. Hundreds of aftershocks have disrupted rescue efforts, with a 4.7-magnitude tremor rattling the area early Friday.
Chinese women participate in a Nike-sponsored, public fitness workout and demonstration in the plaza of an international shopping mall in Beijing on August 26, 2016. More and more Chinese are joining health clubs and running clubs as obesity, hypertension, diabetes and heart disease are on the rise with China's Millennials due to poor diet and workplace stress.
Serena and Venus Williams participate in a Virtual Tennis Tournament hosted by Rafael Nadal at Lotte New York Palace on August 25, 2016 in New York City. The US Open Tennis Championships begin on Monday, August 29.
For the second year in a row, actress Jennifer Lawrence topped Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid actress, earning $46M over 12 months. Joining her were the likes of Melissa McCarthy, Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts and more.
It's safe to say that without the fans, you lose the electricity in the stadium and the event just isn't the same. Here's a look at the fans cheering on and consoling the athletes competing at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.
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