Articles Written by Joseph Gibson

Articles Written by Joseph Gibson

Joseph Gibson is a freelance writer currently based in Austin, TX. His main interests are movies, music, books, and other things you can watch, read, or listen to. Joseph's favorite billionaire is Paul McCartney.


Jason Weaver, Who Provided Young Simba's Singing Voice In The Original Lion King Film, Says He Turned Down $2M In Exchange For Royalties

Jason Weaver, Who Provided Young Simba's Singing Voice In The Original Lion King Film, Says He Turned Down $2M In Exchange For Royalties

16 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Weaver says he turned down a $2 million payday in favor of the much savvier move of taking royalties on the film's profits (plus $100,000 up front).

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Signs Record Deal Worth More Than $10 Million – From Prison

Tekashi 6ix9ine Signs Record Deal Worth More Than $10 Million – From Prison

15 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The $10 million deal is something of a gamble for 10K Projects, since they're basically betting that Tekashi will be out of prison and able to work in the not-too-distant future.

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Matt Damon Says He Missed Out On $250M In Royalties By Turning Down Avatar

Matt Damon Says He Missed Out On $250M In Royalties By Turning Down Avatar

14 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

When director James Cameron was casting his monster hit, Avatar, he asked Damon to take on the leading role, and in declining Damon unknowingly passed up a massive payday.

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Zak Bagans Of Ghost Adventures Bought The Manson Murder House, Listed At Almost $2 Million

Zak Bagans Of Ghost Adventures Bought The Manson Murder House, Listed At Almost $2 Million

14 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The house on Waverly Drive dates back to the 1920s, and is one of the locations where Manson's followers are said to have committed murder.

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Incarcerated Pedophile Gary Glitter Reportedly Set To Receive Significant Payday Thanks To Song In Joker

Incarcerated Pedophile Gary Glitter Reportedly Set To Receive Significant Payday Thanks To Song In Joker

13 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Many audience members are unhappy that a fraction of the money they paid for their ticket to see Joker has gone towards Glitter, whose real name is Paul Gadd.

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Billionaire Chanchai Ruayrungruang Cuts Price Of Beverly Hills Mansion From $24.95 Million To $22.5 Million

Billionaire Chanchai Ruayrungruang Cuts Price Of Beverly Hills Mansion From $24.95 Million To $22.5 Million

13 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Whatever the price, the 9,393-square-foot mansion is an impressive piece of work from architect Paul McClean and famous real estate developer Nile Niami.

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Frank Ocean Paid $6.3 Million For This House In Malibu

Frank Ocean Paid $6.3 Million For This House In Malibu

12 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Before Ocean purchased the house it was being leased by another famous face, albeit a less critically-respected one: Dina Manzo of The Real Housewives of New Jersey.

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Nike Spends $673 Million On The Champs Elysées's Most Valuable Real Estate

Nike Spends $673 Million On The Champs Elysées's Most Valuable Real Estate

11 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Nike's Paris headquarters will serve as the brand's third "House of Innovation" following comparable structures located in New York City and Shanghai.

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Jordan Peele Signs A Reported 9-Figure Deal With Universal

Jordan Peele Signs A Reported 9-Figure Deal With Universal

10 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The deal is something of an extension of one signed between Peele and Universal back in May of 2017, albeit one that is much more expansive in scope and lucrative for Peele.

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Melinda Gates Pledges $1 Billion Towards Gender Equality

Melinda Gates Pledges $1 Billion Towards Gender Equality

10 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The money will flow from Melinda Gates own company, Pivotal Ventures, to partners that are implementing more diverse hiring and leadership practices.

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