Eavesdropping In: 'Lion King' Beats Brad Pitt At The Box Office; Anna Wintour Wants A Duchess Cover; Jurors Selected In Conrad Murray Trial; Netflix Partners With Dreamworks; Bieber Shuts Down Staples Center For Date Night

by Emily Green · September 26, 2011

    Despite being a 17-year-old animated Disney film, The Lion King in 3D beats Brad Pitt's new movie, Moneyball, at the box office over the weekend, raking in $22.1 million. [KABC]

    Vogue's Anna Wintour is gunning the first big cover shoot of Kate Middleton and supposedly using photographer Mario Testino to help her make it happen. [Post]

    Jurors have been selected and sworn in for the involuntary manslaughter trial of Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray. [KTLA]

    Dreamworks Animation makes an unprecedented move to partner with Netflix, marking the first time a Hollywood studio has chosen streaming internet over pay-TV. [HuffPo]

    Justin Bieber pulled some strings and surprised Selena Gomez with an intimate candlelit dinner for two and screening of Titanic in the otherwise empty Staples Center over the weekend. [TMZ]