More sad news has come out of Zimbabwe – Cecil the Lion‘s brother Jericho has been killed by illegal hunters just days after the beloved animal’s killing.
What makes this story even more sad is that Jericho had been protecting the cubs of his brother Cecil following his death.
“It is with huge disgust and sadness that we have just been informed that Jericho, Cecil‘s brother has been killed at 4pm today,” the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force said in a statement (via the New York Daily News). “We are absolutely heartbroken.”
No other details are known right now.
Pictured below: Cecil (the lion with the darker mane) and Jericho playing with each other in photos taken in May 2014.
Channing Tatum has closed his deal to star in the upcoming movie Gambit, according to THR.
It was reported a few days ago that the 35-year-old actor’s deal for the superhero flick was falling through because his team couldn’t reach an agreement with the studio, 20th Century Fox.
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THR‘s sources say that there were some rough patches in the negotiations, but Channing‘s “participation hardly was in any real danger because the actor already had invested quite a bit in the superhero part.”
Channing has been attached to the project for some time now and he is also a producer on the film. It currently has a release date of October 7, 2016.
Gisele Bundchen has returned to social media with a new picture after she was allegedly spotted in a burqa.
The 35-year-old supermodel allegedly visited a plastic surgeon’s office in France dressed in a burqa, which received widespread criticism from French people as it is illegal there to wear face covering.
“A special blue moon for a special birthday! Happy birthday sweet @kiarakinc! I’m so happy to be with you celebrating your big day! #soulsister #love #bestfriend ❤️🙏😘🎈🎉,” Gisele captioned the photo posted on Friday (July 31).
Click through the gallery below for more of Gisele‘s recent social media pics.