What We Missed: Friday July 26th


While Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio are one of the hottest on-screen duos of the year in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, director Quentin Tarantino recently revealed that another major A-lister was approached to star.

Sitting down with Josh Horowitz on his Happy Sad Confused podcast, the filmmaker admitted that, at one point, he reached out to Tom Cruise to play the role of stuntman Cliff Booth, which eventually went to Pitt.

source: https://www.etonline.com/quentin-tarantino-says-tom-cruise-nearly-played-brad-pitts-role-in-once-upon-a-time-in-hollywood

Move over “The Walking Dead,” Americans are the real “zombie eaters,” according to new research.

A poll of 2,000 Americans examined their eating and snacking habits, discovering that the majority (88%) are “zombie eaters” – admitting to looking at screens while eating, from their TVs to their phones and laptops.

source: https://nypost.com/2019/07/23/the-majority-of-us-are-considered-zombie-eaters/

Kanye wants to be holier-than-thou when it comes to hawking apparel embossed with his now-famous Sunday Service, because he's asking the feds to allow him to corner the market.

Ye just filed legal docs asking for exclusive ownership of clothing, dresses, footwear, headwear, jackets loungewear, scarves, shirts, socks and clothing tops.

source: https://www.tmz.com/2019/07/24/kanye-west-trademark-sunday-service-clothing/

Soundgarden were working on new material at the time of Chris Cornell's death in 2017, and the surviving band members wish to complete those recordings featuring the late frontman's final contributions. But they're unable to do so, since the master files of Cornell's recordings are being withheld.

source: https://loudwire.com/soundgarden-unfinished-album-chris-cornell-demos/