Merge 104.8 | 22 November 2020
A new poll has found that the third installment of Harry Potter has voted the best of the franchise. The 2004 movie Prisoner of Azkaban sees Harry, Ron and Hermione enter their third year at Hogwarts, and is centred around the escape of Sirius Black from wizard prison Azkaban. The second most popular film in the ranking is the final installment – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.
A lock of hair from Elvis Presley stuck to a piece of card has sold for more than $5000 at auction. The hair was collected by his hairdresser who even cut his hair when Elvis was on tour and on film sets. A music memorabilia valuer said Elvis’s hair had proved popular with fans as “it lasts forever”.
There were many disappointed fans around the world over the weekend as pre-orders for the PlayStation 5 sold out within minutes. After spending much of the year ensuring there’s demand for the machine, Sony is now focused on getting enough devices into the market to meet demand as the company sold every single console it could manufacture.