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Beyonce and Jay Z hit the road

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 01:20

The latest celebrity news including Beyonce and Jay Z kick off their tour in Miami and Mark Wahlberg looks to reboot ''Transformers'' franchise. John Russell reports.

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Music's first couple Beyonce and Jay Z kicked off their 21-date "On the Run" tour on Wednesday (June 25) in Miami. This is the first time Beyonce, aged 32, and Jay Z, aged 44, who have collaborated on several songs together, have shared the top billing. The summer concerts will take them to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, and MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, as well as in Toronto and Winnipeg, Manitoba. The tour promoted by Live Nation Entertainment will finish on September 13th in France. The stars of "Transformers: Age of Extinction" hit New York on Wednesday (June 25) to celebrate the film's release. The movie, the fourth based on the Transformers franchise, is expected to become one of the highest-grossing movies of 2014, with the three prior films generating 2.7 billion in ticket sales at global box offices. The film's star Mark Wahlberg takes over where Shia LaBeouf, who was the lead in the original trilogy, left off in the summer blockbuster. The film began its international rollout on June 25th and will be released in the U.S. on June 27th. The cast of "Begin Again" also stepped out of their comfort zones for a new movie filled with love, comedy and music. The quartet made up of Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, James Cordon and Adam Levine were promoting the flick in New York on Wednesday night (June 25). The film about a broken-hearted, struggling musician living in New York City, is scheduled to hit New York and Los Angeles theaters on June 27 with a wider release on July 2.

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Beyonce and Jay Z hit the road

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 01:20