Grand Theft Auto V crossed the $1 billion (USD) sales mark after three days in stores. The video game, that became a focal point in popular media for a national debate about sex and violence, shattered sales records by reaching the $1 billion milestone faster than any other single entertainment property.
With estimated earnings of $95 million, Beyonce and Jay Z are the highest earning celebrity couple for the second year in a row, according to Forbes.com. Model Gisele Bundchen and her football-player husband Tom Brady were at the number 2 position at $80 million. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, with 50 million dollars, jumped up one spot from last year to third place.
Stephen Hawking, one of the most famous living scientists in the world, attended the UK premiere of a biopic of his life on Thursday (September 19). The documentary titled "Hawking" - written and narrated by the British cosmologist himself - is an inspirational tale about how Hawking overcame severe disability, he was diagnosed with motor neurone disease at 21, to become a leading authority on the study of the universe. "Hawking" releases on September 20.