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–Cardi B pulled a Beyonce and announced her pregnancy at an awards show.
-Speaking of the BET Awards, Zendaya’s Versace dress was amazing.
–Queen Latifah accepted BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award last night and emphasized “Black is beautiful” in her speech.
–Jamie Lynn Spears addressed Britney’s conservatorship testimony in videos on her Instagram stories, saying “I think it’s extremely clear since the day I was born I’ve only loved, adored, and supported my sister… I have nothing to gain or lose… This situation does not affect me.” Nice sentiment, but it doesn’t really square with her request last year to control more of her sister’s assets.
–Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead have announced that they have welcomed their first child, a son, together.
-Don’t expect Succession to last much longer. Writer and executive producer Georgia Pritchett said, “I think the maximum would be five seasons, but possibly more like four.” They’re currently filming season three.
–James Corden has responded to the claims that the his segment “Spill Your Guts” is “racist af.”
-F9 had a huge opening ($70m), breathing life back into theatres.
–Kaia Gerber wished Jacob Elordi a happy birthday with a sexy bed shot of him and a caption that called him “my love.” That’s one way to announce a relationship, I guess.
-Smallville’s Allison Mack apologized for her involvement with the NXIVM sex cult case ahead of her sentencing on Wednesday.
-Is NBC going to have any shows left? They’ve canceled Good Girls.
-I still feel like I have PSTD from Chris Carter during my X-Files fandom phase, but this is a very good piece from him in the NYT about UFOs.
-Kevin Can F**k Himself is much darker than I was expecting, but I really like it. This is a good piece on how it toggles between a sitcom and a dark drama.
-There are lots of reports that Olly Alexander is close to being unveiled as Jodie Whittaker’s replacement on Doctor Who. (He denies it.)
-I loved loved loved Starstruck on HBO Max/Crave. It’s a six-episode romcom about a normal girl who falls for a movie star and it’s soooo damn charming.
–Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins tells the origin story of the mysterious commando from the G.I Joe series. It stars Henry Golding.
-If you ever wanted to see Mark Wahlberg sing Lady Gaga, the Joe Bell trailer is for you.
-A hearing girl with deaf parents tries to become a singer in the trailer for Coda, which was a big hit at Sundance.