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Ryan, Eva, and Justin Timberlake

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 7, 2015 16:24:55 December 7, 2015 16:24:55
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Ryan Gosling hosted Saturday Night Live this weekend. It’s still on the PVR, I’ve only watched the opening monologue so far and it was a bit about why he sounds like he’s from New York when he’s Canadian (a response perhaps to being called out by people in the industry, including Josh Brolin Full Story

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Ryan Gosling shouts out Eva Mendes

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 4, 2015 18:56:56 December 4, 2015 18:56:56
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Ryan Gosling is promoting The Big Short. In a new interview with HELLO! Canada he talks about his baby and Eva Mendes. So, for those of you who keep wondering about their relationship, there’s still a relationship. And it sounds like a solid relationship. Which means the tabloids can’t make up a story about them breaking up for another year, which, really, is just another month. Full Story

“Jelena is back”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 2, 2015 18:13:20 December 2, 2015 18:13:20

As of this writing, 12:15pm ET, “Jelena Is Back” is the #9 trending topic worldwide on Twitter. Jelena, of course, is Justin + Selena, and it’s because this is what Justin Bieber posted on Instagram last night.   Just a throwback calm down Full Story

Monday, November 30, 2015

Dear Gossips,

Now that all the Thanksgivings are over, can we talk about Christmas? Jacek just put up the lights outside our house yesterday. We are putting up the tree at midnight on Saturday, a tradition. While listening to Christmas songs.  Read Full Intro

Monday, November 23, 2015

Dear Gossips,

So the American Music Awards. And Celine. And Alanis. Both sounded amazing. Definitely two of the highlights. There were some notable presenters too. I enjoy the new, much more congenial Harrison Ford. Like, he was never at Tommy Lee Jones levels of grumpy but this current attitude – playful and light – is definitely refreshing.  Read Full Intro

Monday, November 9, 2015

Dear Gossips,

Those nude shots of Justin Bieber taken in Bora Bora, you remember? When they were released a lot of people, including celebrities, were like “violation of privacy!” and “leave him alone!” On The Social  Read Full Intro

Ryan honours Saoirse

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 2, 2015 17:32:04 November 2, 2015 17:32:04
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Ryan Gosling was at the Hollywood Film Awards last night to present to Saoirse Ronan. He directed her in Lost River. She was given the New Hollywood Award. And that’s basically why the Hollywood Film Awards are totally ridiculous. Since when is Saoirse Ronan “new”? She was nominated for an Oscar (for Atonement) SEVEN YEARS AGO. Full Story

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George & Amal before Crisis

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2015 17:06:53 October 23, 2015 17:06:53
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Our Brand Is Crisis opens next week. The Hollywood premiere is on Monday. As you know, George Clooney is one of the producers. Check him out with Amal yesterday after lunch in Beverly Hills with David Milliband, a British politician. Do I have to care about this? Clooney told reporters last week when asked whether or not he plans to run for office that Full Story

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The Weeknd covers Rolling Stone

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 22, 2015 14:50:23 October 22, 2015 14:50:23

The Weeknd, aka Abel Tesfaye, doesn’t grant many interviews. He tells Rolling Stone that it’s because he never graduated high school and still feels intimidated by those he perceives to be more educated. But this is Rolling Stone. And he’s had a breakthrough year. And how could you turn down the opportunity? The interview is revealing and insightful. Full Story