Madonna played the first of three sold out Confessions Tour concerts in Inglewood, California. (May 21)
Hit musical "Dreamgirls" had a 15 minute preview screening at the Cannes Film Festival. (May 19) 'Pirates of Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' - the fourth movie in the series - had its premiere at Disneyland (7 May). Prince announced 21 London shows, with cut price tickets. (May 8). John Wayne was born (May 26).