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Beyonce’s Formation

February 8, 2016 16:01:28 Posted at February 8, 2016 16:01:28
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Thearon W. Henderson/ Andy Lyons/ Ezra Shaw/ Jeff Kravitz/ Christopher Polk/ Kevin Mazur/ Matt Cowan/ Getty Images

Everything that needed to be said has already been said – on Twitter, in the New York Times, and Sarah Silverman:  Full Story

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The Half-time Star

February 5, 2016 16:15:28 Posted at February 5, 2016 16:15:28
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Al Pereira/ Getty Images

Let’s be clear. Beyonce will be the showcase during the halftime show at the Super Bowl on Sunday. I mean, Coldplay might be “officially” declared the halftime act by the NFL but, knowing now that Beysus is part of the event, well, it means she IS the event. Especially if the rumours are true. Full Story

Reese Witherspoon’s blind riddle

February 4, 2016 21:27:20 Posted at February 4, 2016 21:27:20
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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As previously mentioned in the Kerry Washington post, Reese Witherspoon is featured in Entertainment Weekly’s Beyond Beautiful article and drops a blind riddle about opportunities for women in Hollywood: “About four years ago I got sent an awful, terrible script. And this male star was starring in it, and there was a girlfriend part. Full Story

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Gwyneth’s “California posse”

February 2, 2016 15:14:25 Posted at February 2, 2016 15:14:25
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Gwyneth Paltrow is promoting the launch of her GOOP beauty and skincare line. She covers the new issue of Glamour. I prefer the photos inside to the one they used on the cover. That braided pony with the middle part looks great. As do those booties. I’m into the one long dangle earring in the video too – that’s attached below. Full Story

Cameron’s first anniversary

January 28, 2016 22:07:50 Posted at January 28, 2016 22:07:50
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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I can’t find any photos of Cameron Diaz on a red carpet in 2015. The last I remember her being on a red carpet was to promote Annie in December 2014. Two weeks after that she got married. And then Cam, one of the most well paid actresses in the world for a while, went quiet for a year. She hasn't actually been on a film set since Annie. Full Story

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Leo’s lawyers work fast

January 28, 2016 15:50:58 Posted at January 28, 2016 15:50:58
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Yesterday I wrote about Leonardo DiCaprio and Don’s Plum, the film he shot almost 20 years ago with his boys Tobey Maguire and Kevin Connolly that he and Tobey had blocked from North America. Click here for a refresher. As mentioned, the filmmaker decided to make Don’s Plum available online for free. Full Story

Natalie Portman’s placeholder press?

January 28, 2016 15:23:53 Posted at January 28, 2016 15:23:53
Joanna Posted by Joanna
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Jose Perez/ Derek Storm/ Splash News, Raymond Hall/ Mike Coppola/ Dave Kotinsky/ Matthew Eisman/ Getty Images

Natalie Portman wants you to know she’s “back,” and can also hold a tune with Sia and Jimmy Fallon. She’s doing US press for the first time since Thor: The Dark World in Nov. 2013, this time for the beleaguered, woman-centric western Jane Got a Gun that she produced and stars in (which will likely flop Full Story

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Nate Parker is ready

January 27, 2016 20:22:42 Posted at January 27, 2016 20:22:42
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Yesterday Nate Parker landed a record-breaking deal for his film, The Birth of a Nation, at Sundance, which also turned out to be the biggest sale of a complete film at any film festival, ever. Now, some details of the bidding war are coming out. Full Story

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The Revenant and Don's Plum

January 27, 2016 15:29:28 Posted at January 27, 2016 15:29:28
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Leonardo DiCaprio and Alejandro G Inarritu were in Mexico yesterday continuing to promote The Revenant. Leo’s Oscar for Best Actor has been secured. But they also want The Revenant to take Best Picture (with an asterisk, because let’s face it, the winners this year will be overshadowed by #OscarsSoWhite). Full Story

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I think Saint Tom the Huge Dork is gone for good

January 25, 2016 20:59:49 Posted at January 25, 2016 20:59:49
Sarah Posted by Sarah

I’ve been missing Saint Tom the Huge Dork, as Tom Hiddleston has deliberately lowered his profile over the last couple years. Saint Tom the Huge Dork was born of the glory days when he was last promoting 2013’s Thor: The Dark World, and doing silly dances all over the place and generally being a huge dork. Full Story