The Cricket’s Daily 3: Zach Braff and the Kickstarter backlash
FILE - This April 22, 2013 file photo provided by Millennium shows actor Zach Braff at the DeLeon Tequila special screening of "The Iceman" at the Arclight in Los Angeles. In the wake of the enormously successful Veronica Mars Kickstarter campaign, Zach Braff is turning to crowd-funding to help realize a goal hes had since his 2004 film Garden State: make another movie. The Scrubs star on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 launched a campaign to raise $2 million from fans on Kickstarter. (AP Photo/ Millennium, Todd Williamson, File)
Here’s what’s going on today in pop culture:
• Zach Braff has raised $1.5 million on Kickstarter to fund his new indie movie, but also faced a Twitter backlash from those asking whether a big star like him needs the crowd-funding site. [International Business Times]
• Talk is brewing that Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt could star in a remake of the musical “Guys and Dolls.” Intrigued? [Vulture]
• Police in Sweden found unidentified drugs on Justin Bieber’s tour bus. No arrests were made. [The Hollywood Reporter]
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