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"Star Wars" star John Boyega slammed fans who harassed co-star Kelly Marie Tran and reportedly drove her off of social media

Jesse Grant/Getty Images Last week, "The Last Jedi" star Kelly Marie Tran left Instagram, reportedly after being bullied by fans who didn’t like her character. Now, costar John Boyega is standing up fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Actor Kelly Marie Tran Posted About Social Media Fears on Deleted Instagram Account

Kelly Marie Tran, who played Rose Tico in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” deleted her Instagram account after abuse from aggrieved “Star Wars” fans, after having previously attempted to reach out......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 5th, 2018

Fans showed up in costume at Comic-Con to support "Star Wars" actress Kelly Marie Tran, who was harassed online for months

Disney/Lucasfilm After months of sexist and racist harassment online, Kelly Marie Tran, who plays Rose Tico in the Star Wars films, wiped her Instagram account in June. At San Diego Comic Con Saturday, a #RallyforRos.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 23rd, 2018

Mark Hamill defends Kelly Marie Tran after online harassment and calls out "Star Wars" fans

Disney/Lucasfilm "Star Wars" star Mark Hamill defended co-star Kelly Marie Tran on Twitter on Wednesday. Hamill tweeted a photo of the two of them together with the caption, "What's not to love?.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

That’s a Wrap: J.J. Abrams Posts Photo From Last Day of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ Filming

The shot finds actors Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac in a familiar-looking desert. A new Star Wars movie is no .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 15th, 2019

A 22-year-old Instagram star is accused of stealing $62,550 from fans after allegedly tricking them into giving their bank information

Screenshot from the Manhattan District Attorney's Office Press Release A social media star and rapper known as Young Ash is accused of s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

‘Star Wars’ Actress Kelly Marie Tran Deletes or Hides Instagram Posts

‘Star Wars’ Actress Kelly Marie Tran Deletes or Hides Instagram Posts.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 6th, 2018

Star Wars Fans Share Surprising Media Consumption Habits

With the release of “Solo: A Star.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 24th, 2018

Kylie Jenner makes more money on Instagram than any other star — here"s how much a post from her is worth

Kylie Jenner/Instagram One Instagram post by Kylie Jenner is worth $1 million in advertising, a new report from social media insights firm D'Marie Analytics found.  This makes the 20-year-old the "highest-valued influencer currently o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2018

Analysis: Social media made Booker a star. Will it help in 2020?

His use of Twitter as mayor of Newark made him a national star, but will it translate to votes?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 2nd, 2019

Social Media Star Boo, ‘World’s Cutest Dog,’ Dies at 12

Boo's fame led him earn about $1 million annually in income through many partnerships. Internet sensation ‘Boo,’ a Pomeranian.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 19th, 2019

Disneyland Ticket Price Rises 8% Ahead of ‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’ Attraction Opening

Star Wars fans need to raid their piggy banks to enjoy "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" opening June, following an 8% hike on Disneyland passes Star Wars fans powering up t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 7th, 2019

Disneyland Ticket Price Rises 8% Ahead of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Attraction Opening

Star Wars fans need to raid their piggy banks to enjoy "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" opening June, following an 8% hike on Disneyland passes Star Wars fans powering up t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 7th, 2019

Here"s a Sneak Peek of Disneyland"s New "Star Wars" Attraction

Barron’s recently spent an afternoon touring Galaxy’s Edge with Disney executives—a first for the press this late in construction. Here’s what Star Wars fans can expect......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 4th, 2019

Capitol Report: Elizabeth Warren called an ‘impolite arrogant woman’ by John Kelly | Clinton, Pelosi star in Republican attack ads

White House chief of staff John Kelly called Sen. Elizabeth Warren an “impolite arrogant woman” in a private email he wrote last year, according to BuzzFeed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Sell Listings in Record Time Using Video and Social Media

What does it take to go from being the new REALTOR® in town to rock star s.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaSep 28th, 2018

The star of Netflix"s "American Vandal" talks about becoming obsessed with true crime, and how the show changed the way he uses social media

Netflix Business Insider spoke to Tyler Alvarez, the 20-year-old actor who plays Peter Maldanado, the documentarian on "American Vandal." Alvarez tol.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

The Education of Amandla Stenberg

This 19-year-old actress and star of “The Hate U Give” has become synonymous with a volatile strain of youthful, social-media-fueled, hyper-progressive celebrity......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytSep 11th, 2018

An Instagram fitness star just called out the social media"s body image problem — and urged people to unfollow anyone who is "too perfect"

Sia Cooper / Instagram Social media is full of pictures of people living their best lives. But it's not always .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2018

"Doctor Who" and Netflix"s "The Crown" star Matt Smith is reportedly joining "Star Wars: Episode IX" to play a "key role"

BBC Former "Doctor Who" and "The Crown" star Matt Smith has been cast in next year's "Star Wars: Episode IX," according to Variety. Smith is up for an Emmy this year for his performance as Prince Phili.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 28th, 2018

What Does Zynga"s (ZNGA) Partnership with Disney (DIS) Have in Store?

Just recently, gaming company Zynga (ZNGA) and media giant Disney (DIS) signed a partnership deal for Zynga to develop video games based on the Star Wars franchise. Just recently, gaming company Zynga ZNG.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 22nd, 2018