From Hollywood to hottest hits, the world of entertainment never stops. Here are some of today's trending headlines.
Gotta Say Goodbye
It's the end of an era for Pokémon's Ash Ketchum. Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series is set to end with a farewell to the famed Pokémon poacher along with the iconic Pikachu. With Ketchum becoming world champion after a 25-year hunt, a new show, focused on a fresh set of characters, will launch in 2023, according to Variety. The final episodes will air beginning January 13 and will celebrate this 10-year-old's long journey to becoming the top Pokémon trainer over 11 special episodes.
And the Award Goes To…
The Associated Press has named actor Tenoch Huerta as one of its Breakthrough Entertainer of the Year. He became widely recognized by the global public after his starring role in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever as King Namor, though Huerta has appeared in other hit films like The Forever Purge and the popular Netflix series Narcos: Mexico. The breakout star joined his fellow MCU actor, Iman Vellani, who also was recognized by the wire service for her breakout role in Ms. Marvel.
Jolie Moves on From U.N.
After more than 20 years in the role, actor Angelina Jolie is stepping down from her role as special envoy to the United Nations. She had worked with the U.N. refugee agency since 2001 where she carried out more than 60 field missions. Jolie said she was moving on from the role but "will continue to do everything in my power in the years to come to support refugees and other displaced people."