Tony Stark knows a hero when he sees one.
Robert Downey Jr. sent a message to Bridger, making him a big promise after the boy rescued his little sister — and it’s good to see Captain America and Iron Man still going at it.
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— BD (@BrandonDavisBD) July 17, 2020
–Robert Downey Jr. sent a message to Bridger, the little boy who saved his sister in a dog attack, promising him a surprise on his next birthday.
–Tom Holland did a Facetime call with him and invited him to the set of the next Spider-Man movie.
–Ellen DeGeneres just took another hit. In a new article, current and former employees tell Buzzfeed they faced racism, fear, and intimidation.
-The show’s producers released a statement saying they’re taking the allegations “very seriously” and adding “We are truly heartbroken and sorry to learn that even one person in our production family has had a negative experience. It’s not who we are and not who we strive to be, and not the mission Ellen has set for us.”
–Princess Beatrice married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a private ceremony on Friday morning, Buckingham Palace confirmed. It’s believed that around 20 people attended the scaled-down event including The Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Andrew.
–Megan Thee Stallion posted on Instagram that she wanted to “set the record straight” and revealed that she “suffered gunshot wounds, as a result of a crime that was committed against me and done with the intention to physically harm me.” New reports allege that the crime against her was committed by Canadian rapper Lanez, from Brampton, Ont. TMZ reports that Lanez opened fire in their chauffeur-driven SUV and shot Megan in the foot twice after an argument broke out in the vehicle and the rapper and her friend, Kelsey Nicole, said they wanted to get out of the vehicle.
–Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans are teaming up for a new Netflix thriller directed by the Russo Brothers.
-In a new interview, August Alsina clears up lingering questions about his “entanglement” with Jada Pinkett Smith and how it figures into his path to wellness.
-Look, if Jamie Dornan wants to post videos of him working out to Abba, who are we to judge?
-Speaking of The Bold Type, I love this roundup of every terrible article shown in the show.
–Aishwarya Rai and her daughter have been admitted to the hospital just days after they both tested positive for COVID-19.
–Keanu Reeves is now writing comic books because there’s nothing this magical unicorn can’t do.
–David Tennant and Michael Sheen interview Judi Dench in the latest episode of Staged. This looks delightful — wish we got full episodes here.
-The Tiger King stars are on Cameo, and the videos they’re sending fans are as unhinged as you’d expect.
-HBO is eyeing an In Treatment reboot and yes, please!
-This interview with Helen Hunt on Twister is great, but at the very end with the interviewer is about to ask her a question about Jodie Foster and accidentally calls her “Jodie”? I felt that.
-Fox released a Bob’s Burgers short of how the Belchers might react during quarantine — and it’s geoblocked. Yeah, that feels about right these days.
-Quarantine isn’t hurting all businesses: Netflix announced a blowout quarter: it added 10.09 million subscribers during its second quarter, boosting its global base to nearly 193 million.
-Netflix also put out calls for Canadian TV and film pitches, likely because production has started to open back up here.
–Will Arnett, Jason Bateman and Sean Hayes are turning their decades-long friendship into podcast called Smartless.
-Briarpatch has been cancelled after only one season. I’m bummed for Andy Greenwald.
–Rosamund Pike plays Marie Curie in the Radioactive trailer.