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Emma Stone Talks Pay Gap and Prince in Vogue


-I adore Emma Stone’s Vogue cover. Even though it’s just a wig, she still makes me want to chop off all my hair.

-The accompanying interview is predictably adorable, which her sharing a story about how she played backup tambourine for Prince at an SNL afterparty, even though her foot was bleeding. I’m really looking forward to the La La Land promo tour.

Billy Bush has lawyered up with one of LA’s fiercest litigators. How can he possibly think he can come back from this?!

-Meanwhile, the Days of Our Lives actress featured in the video has spoken out about being caught in this shitstorm.

Nancy O’Dell’s terrible week continues. She just separated from her husband.

Kate Hudson‘s girls night out is so much better than yours.

-Rocky Horror Picture Show reboot is not getting great reviews. Don’t care, I’m still going to time warp my butt off.

-This photo of Elle Fanning walking barefoot through LAX is so, so gross.

Jimmy Fallon cuddles up to Norman Reedus on an imaginary motorcycle, which is pretty much the only way I’d ever want to ride a motorcycle.

Laura Dern is talking about a possible Enlightened reunion. Don’t tease me!

Nick Offerman reveals how his Parks and Recreation character would vote if he were, you know, real.

-You think Walter White was a badass? Bryan Cranston says he and his brother were once murder suspects.

Kelly Clarkson is reminiscing about that time we all assumed she was gay.

-Vulture asked 31 celebs to pick their fave TV ships. I wouldn’t even know how to answer that question. I’d be like “brew a pot of tea and get comfy; we’re gonna be here a while…”

Matt Damon prepares for battle in the new trailer for The Great Wall. This looks…not good.

Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield Reunite?

Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield are playing with our hearts again by being photographed together.

-Speaking of confusing relationship statuses, here’s a photo of Joshua Jackson and Diane Kruger hugging.

-Meanwhile, Jackson (and his sexy beard) are back to filming The Affair.

Vin Diesel praised Dwayne Johnson‘s Fast8 performance; The Rock responded by thanking everyone in the cast but Vin. God, I’m living for this!

Idris Elba posted a photo of him working out in just a pair of boxers. Happy Monday!

Eddie Murphy lives quite the life. “I haven’t read a newspaper in 20 years, or read a corporate magazine, I don’t read corporate magazines or stuff, I don’t read stuff about me…I don’t have a computer, I don’t have email, I don’t have any of that shit.”

-He also says he turned down drugs from Robin Williams and John Belushi.

Justin Bieber’s new girlfriend is named Bronte Blampied. God, that’s almost as good as Belinda Blinked.

Rosario Dawson has the weirdest contract I’ve ever heard of. Marvel is so scared that she’ll reveal spoilers that all she knows every year is that she’ll be in four episodes of a Netflix show at some point — but she doesn’t know when or which shows.

-Here’s Angela Bassett delivering an impromptu Shakespearean monologue like a GD boss.

Amy Adams is pretty much the only celebrity who can pull the “aw schucks, I’m so naive” card and get away with it in my books. I blame Enchanted.

-Sweet! Feist is reuniting with Broken Social Scene on the upcoming new album.

-Speaking of good Cdn music news, there’s a new Tegan & Sara song!

-Out of all the Hip tributes I read this weekend, this one and this one got me right in the feels.

-Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Vincent Rodriguez III is posting photos from his Disneyland trip with his husband and it’s all kinds of cute.

Courteney Cox ate rotting sheep on while filming Running Wild With Bear Grylls; did not enjoy it.

-Is Tom Cruise holding up the new Mission Impossible movie with his money demands?

-One of my favourite people I’ve ever interviewed is Nick Offerman, because you could throw the silliest question at that guy and he’d respond with the most thoughtful, lovely answer. I was reminded of that by this AV Club interview, whether he’s talking about fans over-simplifying Ron Swanson as a breakfast-loving, Scotch-drinking libertarian (“He was much more complex than that. He was a very outspoken feminist. He was a man of few words and people mistook that for a man of few colors”), or his sex life with Megan Mullaly (“Look, I’m 46, Megan’s 57, and we have a happy marriage. We get it on with each other and we feel very celebratory about that.”)

-This Stranger Things theory just broke my brain.

-Meanwhile, the little girl who plays Eleven shaved her head for the show to the tune of Beyonce’s “Pretty Hurts.”

-Speaking of shaving, watch Hugh Jackman shave off his Wolverine beard.

-THR published an article about how TV production is exploding in Vancouver: “If you’re a paparazzo, you should go to Vancouver because it’s where every television star is going to be running around and misbehaving.” Oh, THR. They already are. The CW casts seem to be single-handedly powering blind item sites these days.

– Netflix has a new comedy series called Friends from College and the cast is stellar: Cobie Smulders, Keegan Michael-Key, Nat Faxon and Fred Savage.

Aaron Paul is getting into the producer gam;. he’s sold a one-hour drama script called Blackmail to NBC.

-Sorry, nerds. Ian McKellan will not officiate your LOTR-themed nuptials.

-Um, why is Jason Momoa hanging with his Game of Thrones fam in Ireland?

-Speaking of GOT, that awesome shot of Jon Snow being crowded in battle last season was actually Kit Harington’s idea.

Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks are shooting a new movie together? TAKE MY MONEY NOW!

-Hmmm. Days after THR’s scathing article about Leonardo DiCaprio‘s charitable foundation, he abruptly dropped out of hosting a fundraiser for Hillary Clinton at his Hollywood Hills home. It’ll now be held at the nearby residence of Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel.

Kevin Spacey has never been happier than this moment.

-Such a good read: “Mary Jane’s Hair Color: The Code for Racist Rhetoric

-Speaking of great reads, this is a good one on the struggle for small shows to be seen in the times of peak TV.

-In case you ever doubt how powerful Barbra Streisand is, she got Apple to change the way Siri pronounces her name. “She pronounces my name wrong. With a soft S, like sand on the beach. And so what did I do? I called the head of Apple, Tim Cook.”

-The Ben-Hur remake belly-flopped at the box office this weekend. Let’s all see if that gets as much press as the Ghostbusters receipts did, shall we?

-Whoa. Sleigh Bell (love them!) are suing Demi Lovato (love her!) for unlawfully sampling their music.

Helen Mirren was shutting down sexist interview questions as far back as the ’70s.

-Lindsay Lohan will do a Russian TV interview — but only if she gets to  meet Putin. Bless her heart.

-Congrats to Chris Hardwick, who married Lydia Hearst this weekend. Everyone shits on him now because he’s so ubiquitous, but I still kind of love him.

-This is boss: Katie Couric took a $1 million pay cut to save other people’s jobs.

Halle Berry proves she’s the wrong mom to mess with in this Kidnap trailer.

Beyonce Just Gave An Actual Interview and It Was Awesome


Beyonce hasn’t given a sit down interview in three years, but she just made it worth the wait. In her new Elle cover story,  she discusses self-care, stands up for feminism (“I don’t understand the negative connotation of the word, or why it should exclude the opposite sex”), addresses the backlash to her “Formation” video (“If celebrating my roots and culture during Black History Month made anyone uncomfortable, those feelings were there long before a video and long before me”), and talks about being a business woman (“Power is making things happen w/out asking for permission.”) It all feels very controlled and rehearsed (maybe even emailed?), but that’s all part of why we love her.

Melissa McCarthy killed it during her lip sync battle against Jimmy Fallon. Her flying props beat his fake rollerskating.

Amy Schumer very rightly criticized Glamour magazine for putting her in their plus-size issue without telling her.

Joel McHale is going to play Chevy Chase in a Netflix movie. I want this in my eyeballs right now!

-In his Reddit AMA, Johnathon Schaech said it was “an honour” to be Ellen’s beard in the 90s. How great would it be if everyone who’s ever bearded in Hollywood dished the dirt?

Aaron Paul says three Breaking Bad fans crashed his wedding and he didn’t realize until he saw the photos later.

Charlize Theron actually had the audacity to complain in her GQ cover story that she’s too pretty to be cast in meaty parts. “How many roles are out there for the gorgeous, fucking, gown-wearing eight-foot model?”  Stahp!
Heather Matarazzo had the best reaction to Charlize.

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka celebrated their 12th anniversary together in Canada because we’re awesome and not passing ridiculously unbelievable laws.

-Oh look. The Walking Dead showrunners are lying to fans again. That’s swell.

-Woodworking extraordinaire Nick Offerman handcrafted a lovely end table for Stephen Colbert, making him the best guest ever.

Emilia Clarke wants Game of Thrones to end with “close-ups of all the boys’ penises.” The line forms behind me, sister.

-Also, she dated Seth MacFarlane?!  How does this guy keep pulling famous beauties?

Elizabeth Banks’ new site showcases female comedians and looks amazing.

-This is good news: Maze Runner star Dylan O’Brien is on the mend.

Daisy Ridley rapping about Star Wars for John Boyega is all kinds of embarrassing.

-Here’s the first full trailer for Disney’s adaptation of The BFG by Steven Spielberg.