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Meghan Markle Goes Rogue

-As soon as I saw the photos and video of Meghan Markle‘s surprise appearance at the British Fashion Awards, I knew Lainey would lose it over the excessive belly-cupping. But were the stomach grabs and protocol-breaking dark nail polish her way of trying to send a message?

Jennifer Aniston said that when she first moved to Los Angeles, she lived in a haunted house with a ghost that hated her roommate. This sounds like a better premise than Friends…

-The Oscars might move ahead with no host — because clearly NO WOMEN EXIST!

-In completely unrelated news, the crowd who attended Amy Poehler‘s Smart Girls anniversary dinner was amazing.

-If the final season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend doesn’t make my top 10 list this year, it’s going to come really, really close. This gag reel is also a delight.

-To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before and The Kissing Booth were Netflix’s most-rewatched original movies this year. I only contributed 27% of that.

-The reviews are in for Aquaman, and critics seem to think it’s a bit of an overlong mess, but a really delightful, fun mess. Huh.

-Speaking of DC movies, Chris Messina playing a villain in the upcoming Birds of Prey is good casting.

-I don’t watch The Voice but man, people are pressed about Adam Levine.

-Taylor Swift attended her boyfriend’s movie premiere, but kept it on the DL.

Elisabeth Moss struggles to get over her split from her girlfriend in Brandi Carlile’s new music video.

-I really like this take on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Everyone raves about that show, but I didn’t make it through the first season. It felt like it was leaning into all of the worst things about the Gilmore Girls.

Jameela Jamil is still on the detox tea thing? I mean, ok I guess but this seems like low-hanging fruit.

Nicki Minaj might have a new boyfriend — and her fans aren’t impressed.

-Is there a better late night guest than John Mulaney? I could listen to him tell stories about dragging Pete Davidson to Steely Dan concerts all day…

-Here’s the new trailer for True Detective season 3. Mahershala Ali and Stephen Dorff are trying to drag me back into this, but I need to stay strong!

 

What’s Going On with Prince Harry and Prince William?

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Kensington Palace/Alexi Lubomirski

-Even if you assume that 97% of everything printed about the royal family is made up, the palace seems to be experiencing a bit of a leak problem lately, no? A new report from People suggests Prince Harry is feeling “imprisoned” at Kensington Palace, while another suggests that he is angry at Prince William for not “making an effort” with Meghan.

-Does anyone actually believe that Leo DiCaprio is getting ready to propose to his 21-year-old girlfriend? Anyone? Bueller?

-The NYT published a devastating new exposé about Leslie Moonves that includes text messages exchanged by him and a talent agent about allegedly hiding an incident of sexual assault against an actress — and it could put his $120 million package from CBS in jeopardy.

-The Good Place’s Jameela Jamil got into it with Cardi B about celebrity diet scams.

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are reportedly living in Waterloo, ON fulltime now because they get a break from the paps and fans. A source tells People, “It’s very peaceful. He can take Hailey out and it’s not a mess with photographers. They are much more left alone.”

-Praise be! Margaret Atwood is writing a sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.

Rachel Weisz brought cutouts of her costars’ heads to Gotham Awards. Does this mean it’s cool to carry around life-size cutouts of Olivia Colman? ‘Cause I’m already doing that.

Lindsay Lohan is mad about Ariana Grande‘s “thank u, next” music video, which pays homage to Mean Girls but doesn’t feature her in a cameo.

-All of the recent Kristen Stewart movies I’ve seen have been weird, art house films (Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy, Personal Shopper, Clouds of Sils Maria) but she’s been on a bit of a big studio movie deal spree lately.

-I don’t think I could pick Kourtney Kardashian out of a lineup, but still good on her 39-year-old self for dating a 21-year-old.

Keira Knightley has an affair with Alexander Skarsgård in post-World War II Germany in The Aftermath trailer.

Bradley Cooper, The Reluctant Superstar

Taffy Brodesser-Akner once again proves she is one of the best celebrity feature writers working today with her NYT profile on Bradley Cooper. He is CLEARLY not into it, and she explains to him why she needs him to open up, and then the article offers some genuine insight into not just his creative process, but also hers.

-Meanwhile, the song from the A Star Is Born trailer (you know, THE song with the crazy goosebump-inducing, Gaga-wailing chorus), dropped today.

Busy Philipps, Sarah Hyland and Cara Delevingne shared their devastating #WhyIDidntReport stories today.

-This first look at Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers is the soothing balm the world needed today.

-Speaking of things we could all use after today’s news cycle, The Good Place is back tonight! NBC released the first four eps to critics and the reviews are pretty forking glowing. (Here’s a refresher if you don’t remember how last season ended.)

-The week of surprise baby news continues! Paul Dano and Zoe Kazan reportedly welcomed their first child in August.

Robert Pattinson and Mia Goth are currently promoting a movie together. Their ex-significant others (FKA twigs and Shia LaBeouf) are now dating. This isn’t awkward at all.

George Clooney looks really different in this photo. I don’t like it.

-Single Parents (which I really liked) and A Million Little Things (which I really didn’t) premiered to so-so ratings.

Kanye West is reportedly preparing to drop his third(!) full-length album of the year this weekend.

Awkwafina and Seth Meyers will host SNL next month.

Jameela Jamil explained her issues with the body positivity movement which is great — except she may have lifted her quotes from someone she was DMing with. (She’s since credited them.)

-In a new interview, Leah Remini talks about her ongoing fight against Scientology and adds, “I keep wondering – why haven’t Katie Holmes or Nicole Kidman spoken out? I assume they were forced to sign prohibitive documents…Trust me, Katie’s not allowed to have a meal with me, and we used to be close friends. She could lose custody of Suri. It’s quite sick, really.”

-Here’s the Dark Phoenix trailer starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, and Sophie Turner. This feels like the type of movie that might be OK if you just consider it divorced from the rest of the X-Men films.