Merge 104.8 | 26 March 2023
He might be known as one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, but these days Johnny Depp is happy to live a quiet life in his 19th-century mansion in the UK. His home in Somerset is an 850-acre estate that has 12 bedrooms and eight bathrooms. he’s quoted as saying that he loves places with character and the locals will greet you as if you are a neighbour – without going over the top.
Ed Sheeran is back with new music and has released his new single Eyes Closed. It’s the first song from his upcoming album “Subtract” and was originally written several years ago as a breakup song. The lyrics took on a new meaning after he suffered a heartbreaking loss, which led him to revisit and rework the original version of the track.
Apple is apparently planning to spend $1 billion a year to release movies at the cinema. Apple TV+ still lags behind its rivals – Netflix, Disney+, and Prime Video – in terms of total subscribers, so now they appear to have ambitions beyond the small-screen. Part of the plan is an effort to increase its profile in Hollywood and bring more subscribers to its streaming service.