Khalid, Bruno Mars to Appear on Ed Sheeran’s “Collaborations No. 6” Khalid, Bruno Mars, Cardi B, and Camila Cabello are among the artists who contributed to Ed Sheeran’s forthcoming <i>Collaborations No. 6 </i>LP<i>. Billboard </i>reports that Sheeran shared the track list for the 15-track project on Tuesday. Khalid appears on …Read More »
Camila Cabello Says New Album Captures “Essence of Who I Am” Camila Cabello says the content of her new album captures the “essence of who I am right now.” “For the first time on this album it’s not my imagination, it’s me writing about things that are happening in real …Read More »
Pink Recruits Hubby Carey Hart for Emotional “90 Seconds” Music VideoPink gives fans a sneak peek at the emotional toll touring takes on her life in her new music video for “90 Days.” The visual opens with a clip of the pop star discussing her family on <i>The Ellen DeGeneres …Read More »
2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Red Carpet Metallic and sequins proved to be a theme on the red carpet at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards on Monday. <i>Handmaid’s Tale </i>star Elisabeth Moss sizzled in a form-fitting black frock that featured a silver metallic Chinese dragon embellishment, while …Read More »
Boy George Wants Sophie Tuner to Play Him in a Biopic Like seemingly every 20th Century British pop icon these days, it was recently announced that a film of Boy George’s life is in development. According to BuzzFeed, the musician recently addressed the project during an Australian radio interview, and …Read More »
Drake Chugs Beer After Fan Throws It to Him at Toronto Raptors’ Victory Parade The NBA champion Toronto Raptors held their victory parade on Monday, and one fan got to ride in a double-decker bus alongside star point guard Kyle Lowry. That fan’s name was Drake, and despite being mainly …Read More »
Cara Delevingne Finally Confirms 1-Year Romance With Ashley Benson Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson finally went public with their yearlong romance when Delevingne gushed about Benson at Monday’s TrevorLIVE Gala. “I have a very special woman in this room to thank and you know who you are,” Delevingne said onstage …Read More »
Gina Rodriguez has been open about her struggles with anxiety for a while now, but she’s letting fans know for the first time just how serious her battle was.
During a discussion on mental health at The Kennedy Forum with NBC’s Kate Snow, Rodriguez said she worked through the anxiety that started when she was about 16, but that at a certain point it became too much for her, and she had to take time off work to grapple with her suicidal feelings.
Rodriguez first got candid about her battle in a 2017 Instagram post. She spoke with Snow at the forum shortly after she and her husband, Chris Bro, opened up about losing his father to suicide. Rodriguez said the conversation prompted her to discuss her own experience with suicidal ideation.
The 34-year-old said: "I think I started dealing with depression around sixteen. I started dealing with the idea of that same concept that your husband was talking about, everything is going to be better when I'm gone. Life will be easier. All the woes will be away, all the problems. Then I wouldn't have to fail or succeed, right? Then all this surmounting pressure would go away. It would just go away."
She continued: "There was a point where I couldn’t…push through every single time anymore, and I’m one of those human beings…where they're just like, I’ll handle it later. I’ll deal with it later. I’ll figure it out later. I just have to do this now. All the while you’re dealing with your silent little dragon in your head. And it came to a point, and this last season was the first season where I had to stop production. I had a really tumultuous season, and I was unafraid for the first time to be like, ‘I can’t.’"
Rodriguez says she wants to get her message to young girls, who get an edited version of celebrities lives, and wants to let them know that they can fight through obstacles. "I can't just tell them to go out and make their dreams come true and then to ignore everything else."
Growing up in her own family, she said discussing mental health wasn’t an option. She wants to change that.AUDIO: GINA RODRIGUEZ ON ANXIETY
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Bill Cosby’s social media accounts sent out a Father’s Day missive Sunday night, prompting more than one social media user to wonder if they were "actually parody accounts?" Cosby sent his tweets from jail, informing users that he is sti...Read More »
Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame won big at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards, which aired last night. Endgame took home Best Movie, winning over BlacKkKlansman, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and Us. ...Read More »
Days after the Oscar-winning Cuba Gooding Jr. was accused of grabbing a woman’s breasts at a rooftop bar in Manhattan, a social media star said he assaulted her too.
Claudia Oshry said on her podcast, The Morning Toast: "At the end of the day, like, I don't know if I've ever considered myself to be, like, a victim of sexual assault because I'm not. There are people who are real victims that I would never compare myself to them. But yes, when I was in high school—I was f--king 16 years old—Cuba Gooding Jr. put his finger up my butt, and I felt wild. Like, I felt—I don't even know what the right word is. And now, it's just become, like, a part of who I am. It's a part of my story."
On Monday, the 51-year-old’s attorney Mark Heller told E!: "Cuba says this incident never happened and he has no recollection of this individual either."
Gooding Jr. pleaded not guilty to forcible touching and is free on bail.Read More »
On Monday, the Duke of Sussex spoke on the "vital mission" of removing landmines from Angola in an effort to put the country "back on the map as a tourist destination."
He is following in his late mother Princess Diana’s footsteps. Diana visited Angola in 1997 with The HALO Trust, and Harry did the same in 2013.
In a speech at Chatham House in London, he said removing the mines "a humanitarian issue, NOT a political one."
Harry continued: "I had the privilege in 2013 of visiting Angola with The HALO Trust. In Cuando Cubango, in the far southeast of what is a vast, beautiful country, I saw a struggling community in a deserted landscape unable to make use of the land, yet the potential to turn this land into a sustainable source for its people. In fact I was told just the other day of the positive transformation in Huambo since my mother walked that minefield all those years ago."
"... My hope is that through this collaboration, minefields can be cleared, land can be protected, wildlife can be free to return to where they once roamed, and Angolans can reap the rewards by coexisting with the one constant that will draw people in from all over the world -- the extraordinary setting that they call home," he added.
In April, a royal source told ET that Harry and Meghan Markle were planning another visit to Angola in the fall. Rumors have also been swirling that they plan to move their with their son, Archie.
VIRAL VIDEO CONTROVERSY
Meanwhile, a video showing Harry seemingly tell Meghan to "turn around" on the Buckingham Palace balcony during the Trooping the Colour has gone viral. However, people who watch the entire video with sound will find that while he does in fact, say "turn around...look" the second time Meghan looks at him, the first time, he appeared to be answering her question with a "yes, that's right."
In other words, she was asking him something, he heard "God Save the Queen," so he reminded her to turn around.AUDIO: PRINCE HARRY ON MINES
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IRINA SHAYK SPOTTED OUT WITH DAUGHTER: Irina Shayk was spotted out with her 2-year-old daughter Lea De Seine Monday. She shares Lea with Bradley Cooper, with whom she recently split. The pair were not married, which typically means a custody order will have to be put in place by a court, according to multiple reports. Lea was spotted with Cooper on Sunday, which was also Father’s Day.
SELMA BLAIR’S SON GIVES HER A BUZZCUT: Selma Blair has a new hairstylist. She enlisted the help of her 7-year-old son Arthur to give her a buzzcut. "Back to my roots," she wrote in the caption accompanying the snap, "#zen barber who still says butthole whenever given an opportunity. I love him."
SEEKING SISTER WIFE’S BERNIE MCGEE DIES: Bernie McGee, star of TLC’s reality series Seeking Sister Wife has died at age 41. "Our hearts go out to the McGee family following the loss of husband and father Bernie McGee," the network said in a statement. "Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time." He is survived by his wife Paige and their four children. According to a GoFundMe page set up for his memorial fund, he fell ill while riding a bike and died from "heat stroke/heart attack."
TYRA BANKS TO STAR, EXEC PRODUCE DOCUSERIES: Supermodel Tyra Banks has signed on to star in and executive produce a docuseries dubbed Beauty for Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s short-form video platform Quibi. "As I look into the future, I see radical changes in both how people ‘attain beauty,’ and how the world perceives beauty," says Banks, "Our docu-series aims to expand and redefine the definition of beauty as we know it, challenging why we accept certain beauty parameters and reject others, and examining the beliefs behind those judgments."
EMPIRE STAR BRYSHERE GRAY ARRESTED: Bryshere Gray is the latest Empire star to land in hot water. According to The Blast, the 25-year-old was nabbed by the Chicago Police Department for not having the registration to his car in his possession, not having proper insurance and failing to carry his driver’s license. He was arrested and booked, then released after paying a $2,000 bond. Fellow stars Jussie Smollett and Terrence Howard have had their own legal issues; Smollett’s charges for faking a hate crime have been dropped, but Howard is still reportedly being investigated for tax fraud.
LENA HEADEY WANTED A BETTER DEATH: Game of Thrones’ last season drew almost as many opinions as eyeballs. Actress Lena Headey, addressing fan disappointment over her character Cersei Lannister’s anticlimactic death told The Guardian: "I will say I wanted a better death. Obviously you dream of your death. You could go in any way on that show. So I was kind of gutted. But I just think they couldn't have pleased everyone." Meanwhile, director Miguel Sapochnik told IndieWire that he also wasn’t thrilled with GOT’s final season either. His beef: "I wanted to kill everyone. I wanted to kill Jorah in the horse charge at the beginning. I was up for killing absolutely everyone. I wanted it to be ruthless, so that in the first 10 minutes, you say, ‘All bets are off; anyone could die.’ And David Benioff and Dan D. B. Weiss didn’t want to. There was a lot of back-and-forth on that."Read More »
Game of Thrones alum Sophie Turner may have found her next game-changing role. The Culture Club icon Boy George recently told Australian radio show Fitzy and Wippa that "there’s been some really interesting suggestions" on who to play him in an u...Read More »
FIRST LOOK AT WEST SIDE STORY: Fans are getting a look at Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story, a remake of Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim and Jerome Robbins’ classic musical. Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler star as Tony and Maria. Tony K...Read More »
Shania Twain Promises “Party Vibe” at New Las Vegas Residency Shania Twain is the latest A-list artist to announce her own Las Vegas residency. On Monday, the country diva revealed that her “Let’s Go!” residency will debut on December 6 at the Zappos Theater inside Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino. …Read More »
Taylor Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down” Video Features Surprise Katy Perry Cameo, Call for LGBT Equality
Taylor Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down” Video Features Surprise Katy Perry Cameo, Call for LGBT Equality Taylor Swift premiered the official music video for her latest single “You Need to Calm Down” on Monday, and it features a bevy of celebs and one very important message. The three-and-a-half-minute clip …Read More »
Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Share Sweet Pic of Baby Archie in Father’s Day Post The UK’s newest royal baby is now Instagram official! On Sunday, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle shared a photo of their baby Archie’s face on the platform for the first time in honor of Father’s …Read More »
Katherine Schwarzenegger Gushes Over New Husband Chris Pratt in Father’s Day Post Katherine Schwarzenegger celebrated her first Father’s Day as a stepmom by gushing about new husband Chris Pratt on Instagram. “Happy Father’s Day to my wonderful husband. Watching you be such a hands-on and loving father was one of the many …Read More »
Bella Thorne Shares Her Hacked Nudes Online After Hacker Threatens Blackmail Bella Thorne just pulled a Radiohead by sharing her hacked nudes on social media. “Yesterday as u all know my s**t was hacked,” the 21-year-old actress tweeted Saturday alongside the pics. “For the last 24 hours, I have been …Read More »
Khloe Kardashian Leaves Sweet Comment for Lamar Odom After His Book Hits Bestseller List “Khlamar” fans may be feeling a little glimmer of hope for a romantic reunion after Khloe Kardashian left a sweet comment on Lamar Odom’s Instagram. On Friday, the 39-year-old Odom announced in a post that his …Read More »
Taylor Swift Gives Surprise Performance at LGBTQ Landmark Stonewall Inn Less than 24 hours after dropping her pro-LGBTQ single “You Need to Calm Down,” Taylor Swift gave a surprise performance at the Stonewall Inn in New York City. According to TMZ, the event was hosted by the venue and AEG …Read More »
Lorde Confirms She’s Working on New Album Lorde has confirmed that she is working on the follow-up to her 2017 album <i>Melodrama</i>. Consequence of Sound reports that the New Zealand singer took to Instagram over weekend to celebrate the two-year anniversary of her last LP, as well as discuss the …Read More »
Adam Lambert Teases Cameo in Taylor Swift Music Video Adam Lambert revealed on Sunday that he makes a cameo in Taylor Swift’s music video for “You Need to Calm Down.” “It was like a random thing,” he said in a new radio interview. “I just got a note. I ran …Read More »
Chris Brown Expecting 2nd Child, This Time With Ammika HarrisChris Brown is reportedly expecting his second child. According to <i>Page Six</i>, a source confirmed on Friday that the 30-year-old singer is expecting a baby with his ex-girlfriend Ammika Harris. It’s also believed that Brown and his most recent girlfriend, model …Read More »
The box office seems to in a slump, especially when it comes to franchises. Men in Black: International, led by Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, and Shaft became the latest sequels to be dismissed by audiences. Sony’s MIB led ticket sales at t...Read More »
The original ending for Pretty Woman was about as grim as it gets, Julia Roberts reveals. In a conversation with Patricia Arquette for Variety, Arquette herself reveals said that she auditioned for a dark, gritty version of Pretty Woman, and Roberts ended with the role, but in an upbeat rom-com.
"So many, many, many years ago, one of my early auditions was for a movie called 3,000. Most people don’t know that 3,000 was the original Pretty Woman script. And the ending was really heavy," Arquette, 51, said to kick of her interview with Roberts, 51.
Roberts recalls that the script ended with her character being thrown "out of the car," before the driver "threw the money on top of her, as memory serves, and just drove away, leaving her in some dirty alley."
"So it really read like a gritty art movie. When you first read it, it was that incarnation," Arquette said.
When she landed the role it was for a small movie company that folded shortly after. The script landed at Disney, she said.
"I thought, ‘Went to Disney? Are they going to animate it?'" she told Arquette. "Director Garry Marshall came on, and because he’s a great human being, he felt it would only be fair to meet me, since I had this job for three days and lost it. And they changed the whole thing. And it became more something that is in my wheelhouse."
Roberts also dropped the bomb that she hates doing nude scenes: "Even in Pretty Woman, if I had to be in a slip, I’d be covered in hives."Read More »
Actress and Wag spokeswoman Olivia Munn is thanking her lucky stars and the NYPD after a dog-napped pooch Benny was returned to its parents, Sophie and Max Troper. The dognapping prompted a viral social media campaign and Munn’s deep involvement,...Read More »
While on tour last week, with some time off, Carrie Underwood spent the day with Cookie Monster and friends at Sesame Place. In an Instagram post she stated: "We all had so much fun! Isaiah got to see some of his furry monster friends and we got to wat...Read More »
MEGHAN KING EDMONDS SPEAKS OUT ON AFFAIR: Real Housewives of Orange County star Meghan King Edmonds reveals that she found out about her husband Jim’s affair "in the tabloids," and was heartbroken. She shared her grief on her blog Friday. She wro...Read More »
LENA DUNHAM TO DIRECT & EXEC PRODUCE INDUSTRY: Lena Dunham is set to direct and exec produce HBO’s banking crisis drama Industry. The eight-episode series hails from writers Mickey Down and Konrad Kay. Dunham will direct the first episode wit...Read More »
Cuba Gooding Jr.’s lawyer Mark J. Heller claims that footage of the actor with a woman who accused him of improperly touching her proves his innocence. Some disagree with Heller’s conclusion, saying it shows Gooding Jr. touching a woman...Read More »
Actress Dakota Johnson and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin have reportedly split. "There was talk of engagement, but now he says they have gone their separate ways, which has come as a real surprise to everyone," a source tells the Sun. Martin, 42, a...Read More »
Ashley Benson Sells L.A. Home to Move in With Girlfriend Cara Delevingne Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson are reportedly shacking up together. “She sold her house in Los Angeles,” a source tells <em>Us Weekly </em>about the 29-year-old Benson. “She moved into Cara’s place there.” The two first sparked romance rumors in …Read More »
Are Taylor Swift & Katy Perry Dropping a Joint Single on June 21 Called “Let’s Be Friends”? Are Taylor Swift and Katy Perry planning to drop a joint single on June 21 called “Let’s Be Friends?” That’s what their eagle-eyed fans are wondering based on clues hidden in that pic …Read More »
Britney Spears Granted 5-Year Restraining Order Against Ex-Manager Sam Lufti Britney Spears’ temporary restraining order against former manager Sam Lufti was extended to five years in a California court on Thursday. According to the AP, the order prohibits Lufti from contacting Spears or her family; it also forbids him from …Read More »
Kourtney K. Slams “Kylie ‘Billionaire’ Jenner” for Having “Entitlement” on “KUWTK” Kourtney Kardashian says what we’re all thinking in a preview from this coming Sunday’s <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i>. “She has this, like, entitlement,” the 40-year-old Kourtney says about 21-year-old Kylie. “No one says anything because she’s Kylie ‘Billionaire’ …Read More »
Cardi B Swears Off Plastic Surgery After Lipo Complications Cardi B has revealed that she’s over plastic surgery. As <i>Page Six </i>reports, the rapper tweeted on Wednesday, “I been working out for the past two weeks cause b**ch I ain’t getting surgery again [laughing-crying emojis] but let me tell you I …Read More »
Taylor Swift Premieres New Song “You Need to Calm Down” Taylor Swift tells haters to chill on her new song “You Need to Calm Down”–the second single from her forthcoming LP <i>Lover</i>. Released Thursday night, the catchy track finds Swift doubling down on her support of the LGBTQ community, singing, “You …Read More »
Taylor Swift to Release New Album “Lover” on August 23 Taylor Swift announced on Thursday that she’ll drop a new album called <i>Lover</i> on August 23. <i>E! News</i> reports that Swift made the announcement on Instagram Live, noting that the LP will feature 18 new tracks–including her previously released single …Read More »
Kanye West Surpasses Drake on Forbes’ List of Richest Rappers for 2019 <i>Forbes</i> is out with its rankings of the richest rappers of 2019. The power list was published Thursday after the publication revealed earlier this month that JAY-Z had become hip-hop’s first billionaire. In other noteworthy ranking news, Kanye …Read More »
Why Does Paula Abdul Keep Saying She Was in a Plane Crash in 1992? Straight up, now tell us, Paula Abdul: Why do you keep saying you were in a 1992 plane crash when no record of it exists? Jezebel notes that Abdul most recently made this claim on Tuesday’s …Read More »
Nev Schulman Claims Ariana Grande Wants to Guest-Host “Catfish”<i>Catfish</i> creator Nev Schulman claims superfan Ariana Grande is interested in guest-hosting his MTV reality series. “A couple weeks ago, I started getting a lot of mentions on Instagram. People were saying, ‘Oh my god, oh my god, Ariana Grande is watching …Read More »
Following reports that she is "against" vaccinations, Jessica Biel took to Instagram to clarify her stance. The 37-year-old responded to the news that she lobbied alongside controversial anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. against a pro-vaccine bill i...Read More »
The Bohemian Rhapsody director Bryan Singer has agreed to pay $150K to resolve allegations that he raped a 17-year-old boy a decade ago, though he still maintains his innocence. Cesar Sanchez-Guzman sued Singer in 2017, claiming Singer raped him on...Read More »
Cindy Crawford is making grey great again by striding forth into her 50’s modeling nude and ignoring ageist trolls. The icon shared her approach at an event with Greg Renker, with whom she built her Meaningful Beauty brand with, and her superm...Read More »
Sophie Turner and her Game of Thrones co-star and bestie Maisie Williams are living their best lives. The 23-year-old may have already married Joe Jonas once in Vegas last month, but she’s going to marry him again in France this summer, so it&rsq...Read More »
WHO WILL APPEAR IN RHONY? Page Six reports that contrary to rumors that Tinsley Mortimor is getting the boot from Real Housewives of New York City after three seasons on the show, she is very much in place. She has been shooting "test scenes" with a "y...Read More »
RHOC’s SHANNON BEADOR GETS $138K FROM ALEXIS BELLINO’S EX: Real Housewives of Orange County star Shannon Beador will collect $138K from Alexis Bellino’s ex-husband Jim, The Blast reports. The judge is ordering that he cover her attorney bills as well. The lawsuit he filed against her and Tamra Judge for defaming him was dismissed. Beador is having a good run in court; she recently settled her divorce and walked away with a $1.4M lump sum and $10K per month from her ex David.
GEORGE CLOONEY, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER? A group of LGBTQ supporters and activists were so inspired by George Clooney’s op-ed piece supporting the boycott of the Beverly Hills Hotel over its anti-gay owners, they have launched a write-in campaign to convince the Nobel Peace Prize nominating committee to hand over an award to Clooney, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
MTV TO HONOR DWAYNE JOHNSON: Dwayne Johnson is being honored with the Generation Award at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards. The award honors actors who diverse contributions to film and TV have transformed the industry. "Johnson is an icon on both film and TV who has become one of the most beloved actors of our generation," Amy Doyle, General Manager, MTV, VH1, CMT and Logo, said in a press release of the actor, who previously co-hosted the annual ceremony with Kevin Hart in 2016. "Throughout his career, Johnson has proven to be the ultimate bada** -- an action star with a flair for comedy, one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time and a true family man. He continues to captivate his audience worldwide and we are thrilled to celebrate him with the Generation Award."
LUANN DE LESSEPS RELEASES NEW SINGLE: Real Housewives of New York City star Luann de Lesseps has released a new single, "Feelin’ Jovani." The dance track features spoken word singing. Jovani makes prom and evening wear; the video also stars fellow Real Housewives Cynthia Bailey and Lisa Rinna, and Andy Cohen makes an appearance too.
TIFFANY HADDISH OPENS UP ABOUT FOSTER CARE: Tiffany Haddish sat down with David Letterman for the third episode of My Guest Needs No Introduction, and discussed her difficult family life when she was a child. She explains that her drive to perform helped her survive after her mother had a debilitating car accident when she was just 9 years old. As the eldest of five, she had to keep the family going. At 12, she was placed in foster care. "I didn't want to be with my mom no more, because she had become very violent and verbally abusive," said Haddish. "You never knew who she was going to be; I was begging my mom to go live with my grandma." She continued: "You're dropped in these strangers' houses, you don't know these people, these people don't know you, you don't know if they're gonna hurt you, if they're gonna be kind, you don't have a clue what's going on."Read More »
A second woman is accusing Cuba Gooding Jr. of groping her. This second incident occurred more than a decade ago, sources tell Page Six. The alleged victim came forward after reading that another woman has accused the Oscar winner of misconduct in an i...Read More »