Statt-us Update 7/11/19 – Today’s Headlines & More

Here’s a quick way to get caught up on what’s going on in the world. Everyday B-105’s StattMan puts together a collection of news stories that might impact the average person in Cincinnati. In no particular order. Nothing political or to heavy, just good country fun.

Amount Of Money ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Stars Have Made Is Their New Super Power

A report from Forbes says the stars of Endgame collectively earned approximately $340 million this year

Chris Hemsworth (Thor): $74.5 million
Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man): $66 million
Bradley Cooper (Rocket): $57 million
Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow): $56 million
Chris Evans (Captain America): $43.5 million
Paul Rudd (Ant-Man): $41 million

Taylor Swift Topped Forbes’ List Of Highest Paid Celeb’

Taylor Swift topped Forbes’ annual list of the world’s highest-paid celebrities, beating out Kylie Jenner and Kanye West, who came in at No. 2 and 3, respectively. According to the list, which ranks the world’s highest-earning stars in music, sports, and entertainment, Swift pulled in an estimated $185 million in earnings, while Jenner amassed $170 million and West earned $150 million. Click here for the full list.

Snapchat To Start Making Shows

Snapchat is partnering with stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Kevin Hart on two new short-form shows, the company announced yesterday. Schwarzenegger will be giving fans motivational advice in his short-form series, “Rules of Success with Arnold Schwarzenegger,” while details on Hart’s show is still being kept under wraps. The two new series are part of a larger announcement from Snapchat, which is partnering with some of the most popular digital and traditional celebrities in the world.

James Holzhauer is Returning to “Jeopardy!”

The contestant, who made headlines this year for his incredible 32-game winning streak, will be joined by 14 other contestants to compete in the Tournament of Champions. During this special, Holzhauer will come face-to-face with Chicagoan librarian, Emma Boettcher, who ended his run. The competitors are all after the $250,000 grand prize when the 10-day event airs in November.