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George and Amal Clooney’s Twins Have Arrived

George and Amal Clooney‘s welcomed a boy and a girl: Ella and Alexander. It crushed my fantasy that they’d arrive on the same day as Beyonce’s twins, but at least the official statement is cute: “George is sedated and should recover in a few days.”

Gwyneth Paltrow finally admits the truth about Goop: “I don’t know what the f*ck we talk about.”

Rihanna has the best response for body shamers.

-The cast of This is Us were on Billy on the Street. I like the guy who didn’t recognize them but still insisted on hitting on Mandy Moore.

-Oh god. The Vulture movie critic who wrote that gross Wonder Woman review posted a response to the controversy, and it’s even worse. He quotes a female colleague who says women only hated his review because it was mixed and we wanted a rave. Um, no. I don’t care if his review was negative, I just wanted one that wasn’t sexist and referred to the lead character as a “babe” who cause “slobbering” with her “mouthiness.” But instead of trying to learn from it and maybe understand how his words came across in the context of this film, he double-downed with a mansplaining, patronizing followup.

-In happier news, does Wonder Woman have a real shot at a major category Oscar nominations?

-Prospects for this weekend’s Mummy reboot are growing dimmer in the face of Wonder Woman’s success. I don’t hate that.

Keshia Knight Pulliam (who played Rudy on The Cosby Show) accompanied Bill Cosby on his first day of trial yesterday.

The Weeknd and Selena Gomez had a date night in NYC so I guess that’s still a thing.

-Meanwhile, Selena reportedly approves of Taylor Swift‘s boyfriend Joe Alwyn.

-This is a good article on how it’s virtually impossible to figure out which shows will get cancelled these days.

Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor share Moulin Rouge memories in this Actors on Actors clip. She also addresses Big Little Lies Season 2: “It was pretty finite. There’s no story. There’s absolutely no prospects right now.”

-Garbage singer Shirley Manson remains awesome: “I thought I was ancient at 40, but now I’m 50 and I realize I was really just a young woman.”

-US networks really, really need to stop trying to remake Misfits. Just watch the British original on Netflix.

-I will always read articles in which crisis PR experts assess the fallout of celebrity scandal. Today it’s on Bill Maher.

-Meanwhile, here’s a good look at why comedians are being forced to update their acts.

-See Paul Bettany as the Unabomber in the trailer for Manhunt.

Kristen Stewart Says Her New Buzz Cut Is ‘Practical’

Kristen Stewart shaved her head and it looks amazing. “I’ve been wanting to do this for a long time and the director [of my new movie] suggested it…It feels amazing. I just want to head bang all day.”

Joe Manganiello is asking the media to chill out over the Batman movie. Sorry, wolf boy, that’s not how this works.

-Thanks to the podcast, Richard Simmons‘ status has been enough of a concern to trigger periodic check-ins by the LAPD, but police officers have determined that he is “perfectly fine.”

-Did Billy Ray Cyrus just let it slip that Miley is married?

Reese Witherspoon posted a photo of her with her lookalike daughter and the entire internet is flummoxed.

-Did Ray Liotta just imply that Drake once proposed to his Shades of Blue costar, Jennifer Lopez?

-Meanwhile, Jennifer Lopez first met Alex Rodriguez in front of Marc Anthony.

Justin Timberlake, please sit down.

-I love how Twitter called out Time for tweeting that Amal Clooney was “showing off her baby bump” at the UN, when in actuality she was urging them to investigate allegations of genocide against ISIS.

-I love how the internet is basically drowning in coverage about the 20th anniversary of Buffy. I’ve Pocketed soo many other articles to read later, but these are some highlights from what I’ve read so far: Joss Whedon‘s memories, Vulture on Buffy’s legacy, the oral history of “Hush,”  Danny Strong’s explanation of why it’s a groundbreaking show, Amber Benson and David Boreanaz remembering their favourite moments, writer Jane Espenson‘s fave episodes, MTV’s look on how the show dealt with sexuality, Buzzfeed’s take on what it means to honour the show, James Marsters talking about the rape scene, and Sarah Michelle Gellar‘s Instagram post.

Felicity Huffman surprised Peter Krause with a mini Sports Night reunion.

-Also, Peter talked about how he had a shot with current girlfriend Lauren Graham years ago — he just didn’t know it at the time. “We had met on a show called Caroline in the City. She had me move some furniture into her apartment back then…but I didn’t catch the signal.”

-Supergirl’s Jeremy Jordan sat down with 20/20 to talk about his gay cousin who was held at Christian boarding school.

Kristen Bell thinks her husband might be trying to frame her for murder.

-Melissa Leo is the Most Hated Woman in America in the new trailer for the Netflix movie.

 

Amal Clooney Gives Us a Glimpse Of Her Baby Bump

George and Amal Clooney stepped out for the first time since announcing their pregnancy.

-Ahead of what is sure to be a political Oscar ceremony, this is a good read on what it means to be a celebrity in the age of Rump.

-So Norman Reedus and Diane Kruger are still a thing, huh?

Karl Lagerfeld continues to be a total dick by calling Meryl Streep cheap for allegedly wanting to be paid for wearing his Oscars gown.

-Moonlight’s Mahershala Ali is already having a big weekend. He and his wife just welcomed a baby boy.

Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron are going to costar in a romcom because that’s totally believable.

-Is it weird that there are a bunch of Girls reviews out already, even though the show doesn’t air until Sunday? I guess they didn’t want us to miss the episode (which is reportedly great) amid all the Oscars noise.

-I like this theory: the longer Adam Scott’s beard is, the less likable his character will be.

-The ladies of Mad Men reunited at a book party last night.

-This has never happened before: Jordan Peele’s Get Out is the first modern horror movie with a 100% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes on its opening day.

Justin Bieber swears he didn’t pee his pants in public. Mmm-kay.

-I’m so weirdly proud of Jake Gyllenhaal for getting such rave reviews on Broadway. He’s just keeping his head down, doing good work, and making me happy.

Patrick Stewart says he didn’t realize he wasn’t circumcised until his wife told himHugh Jackman‘s reaction is all of us.