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No one speaks for Chris Rock

January 25, 2016 20:43:11 Posted at January 25, 2016 20:43:11
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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As the #OscarsSoWhite situation continued to dominate the Oscars last week, there was much speculation about whether or not Chris Rock would step down as host. On the weekend, one of the producers of the show, Reginald Hudlin, seemed to confirm that Chris would move ahead with hosting and that his monologue is being retooled to address the controversy: "Chris is hard at work. Full Story

Chris Rock plays it close

January 20, 2016 21:45:36 Posted at January 20, 2016 21:45:36
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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There have been reports that Chris Rock is under a lot of pressure to maybe not host the Oscars this year because of the lack of diversity in the nominations. There are other reports that there’s no way he’s not hosting and that he’s working on a scathing monologue. Which is what Ricky Gervais wants him to do. Full Story

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Monday, January 18, 2016

Dear Gossips,

I thought I was dreaming partway through the Critics’ Choice Awards last night because…there on stage… two Asians were presenting together. It was Constance Wu and Randall Park from Fresh Off The Boat.  Read Full Intro

Setting up Chris Rock

January 15, 2016 19:04:41 Posted at January 15, 2016 19:04:41
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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#OscarsSoWhite was the hashtag that was trending after the nominations came out yesterday. And, again, it’s not like the Academy didn’t have options. Straight Outta Compton, Tangerine, Creed, Beasts Of No Nation – there were options. Click here Full Story

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Monday, January 4, 2016

Dear Gossips,

Happy New Year! Welcome back from the holiday break. If you were totally internet-free during your time off, I have two things to say: um, how?, and also, please scroll down and get caught up. There is no time for “previouslys” at our gossip meetings.  Read Full Intro

David Letterman signs off

May 21, 2015 14:23:13 Posted at May 21, 2015 14:23:13
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Last night marked the official end of The Late Show with David Letterman. After his final interview, his last broadcast was dedicated to best-of segments, tributes, thank yous, and one last Top 10, which lined up some of Letterman’s most frequent and favorite celebrity guests. Full Story

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Empire and its friends

May 12, 2015 17:10:42 Posted at May 12, 2015 17:10:42
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Lee Daniels, Taraji P Henson, Gabourey Sidibe, and Jussie Smollett represented Empire yesterday at the FOX Upfronts. And, bonus, Terrence Howard wasn’t there to ruin the pictures. The big question was how many episodes. Empire’s first season had 12 episodes. Next? 18 split in 2 half seasons. Full Story

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Chris Rock’s divorce timing

January 5, 2015 16:01:52 Posted at January 5, 2015 16:01:52
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Chris Rock filed for divorce from his wife Malaak right around Christmas. It looks like it might get messy. But the timing is interesting too… Because Rock was in St Barts for New Year’s, yacht hopping with billionaires and partying with Diddy. And Page Six Full Story

Chris Rock files for divorce

December 29, 2014 14:32:44 Posted at December 29, 2014 14:32:44
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Chris Rock has filed for divorce from wife Malaak. They’ve been married for 19 years. I didn’t even think of it when he showed up for the Top Five premiere without her. I do remember wondering while I was watching Top Five if I found him attractive. Then I got distracted being attracted to Rosario Dawson. Full Story