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Everyone else speaks for Johnny Depp

May 30, 2016 14:30:09 Posted at May 30, 2016 14:30:09
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Andreas Rentz/ Getty Images

This wasn’t supposed to happen to the Top Tier. This kind of sh-t is usually reserved for the low level, the B list and under. But, as I mentioned in today’s open, a new world order has taken hold in Hollywood. Which is why it seems like every other week, another major star is burning out. Full Story

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James leads the morning X-Men

May 24, 2016 16:10:33 Posted at May 24, 2016 16:10:33
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Felipe Ramales/ Splash News, Ray Tamarra/ Getty Images

James McAvoy, senior member of the X-Men, was on Good Morning America today with several younger mutants on the team including Evan Peters, Tye Sheridan, Lana Condor, and Alexandra Shipp, with whom he’s been rumoured to be dealing romantically. Full Story

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The Family That Preaches Together Sells Together

May 10, 2016 17:05:47 Posted at May 10, 2016 17:05:47
Maria Posted by Maria
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WENN

Did you read a lot of celebrity coverage over the weekend? There were of course the glossy Mother’s Day photoshoots, like the one PEOPLE did of celebs and their moms. Lots of effusive Instagram posts. But there’s an underbelly of sadness with Mother’s Day, isn’t there? For Mindy Kaling, who lost her mom Full Story

Drake’s biggest week

May 2, 2016 12:12:07 Posted at May 2, 2016 12:12:07
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Vaughn Ridley/ Getty Images

Drake’s new album, Views, dropped on Friday and reportedly sold 630,000 units in its first day exclusively on iTunes. They’re projecting as low as 800,000 for a full week and, possibly, as high as over a million. Full Story