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Madonna will wait for Justin Bieber

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 18, 2015 19:57:26 March 18, 2015 19:57:26

If Madonna thinks he’s hot, are you still giving me sh-t when I say I think he’s hot? Probably. But I’m telling you, if you just look at him and you don’t think about WHO HE IS, he’s hot. No? Fine. We will agree to disagree. Anyway, time for JB’s weekly appearance on Ellen. Full Story

Monday, March 16, 2015

Dear Gossips,

The JUNO Awards happened last night in Hamilton, ON. We celebrated Canadian music in 2014. And the career of Alanis Morissette, on the 20th anniversary of Jagged Little Pill, who was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall Of Fame and closed the show with a medley that included Uninvited, You Outta Know, and Thank You.  Read Full Intro

Ryan Gosling’s Lost River at SXSW

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 16, 2015 15:23:26 March 16, 2015 15:23:26
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Ryan Gosling presented his film, Lost River, at SXSW this weekend. First, a conversation moderated by his friend, the director Guillermo del Toro. The two are apparently quite close. Throughout the discussion, even though the film was not well received in Cannes, del Toro repeated several times how much he admired Gosling’s work, going out of his way to make sure people knew that he thinks the film is good. Full Story

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Pam’s Throwback Thursday

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 13, 2015 15:16:45 March 13, 2015 15:16:45
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Pamela Anderson stepped out last night in LA at the premiere of The Gunman, escorted by her son Brandon. Pam recently filed for divorce from Rick Salomon and has resisted the urge to get back together with him. So far. It’s been a month. Good. Look at the difference in her. This hair… I LOVE THIS HAIR. Full Story

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Genie & Justin: the Great Canadian Dream

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 11, 2015 15:32:06 March 11, 2015 15:32:06
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Finally. A legitimate challenger to McGosling, Rachel and Ryan! People kept asking Genie Bouchard about Justin Bieber during her breakthrough year. Sh-t, even I asked her about it. Because when she was, like, 18 or something, she mentioned somewhere that she had a crush on him. And they’re both Canadian. Full Story

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Monday, March 9, 2015

Dear Gossips,

Have you seen those throwback Ryan Gosling dance videos yet? The Internet seems to be losing its mind over them. Because it’s Ryan Gosling, the human hug pillow. To his credit, he had a great response:   Obviously I peaked early.  Read Full Intro

The baby’s name is Baby

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 3, 2015 17:52:41 March 3, 2015 17:52:41
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Ryan Reynolds on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. I’m not totally sure what he’s promoting. But he’s a great talk show guest. Good energy, quippy, fun, and he’s hilarious during Egg Roulette, which might be the best game Fallon has on his list. And it’s already a really strong list. Full Story

Monday, March 2, 2015

Dear Gossips,

One week after winning Oscar, Julianne Moore showed up at the Canadian Screen Awards last night in Toronto. She was nominated for her role in David Cronenberg’s Maps To The Stars. And lost to Anne Dorval for her performance in Xavier Dolan’s Mommy.  Read Full Intro

Fangirling Sarah Gadon

Joanna Posted by Joanna at March 2, 2015 17:47:05 March 2, 2015 17:47:05
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I love Sarah Gadon. So I’m gushing here: If Hollywood were a stock exchange, you want to buy shares in Sarah Gadon… and fast. Much like Tatiana Maslany, Sarah won big at the Canadian Screen Awards too — but she didn’t take home a trophy. In fact, she wasn’t nominated this year, even though five of her Maps to the Stars co-stars were, including Robert Pattinson and Julianne Moore. Full Story

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Ryan Gosling’s new tattoo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 2, 2015 16:38:12 March 2, 2015 16:38:12
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Could just be pen. Temporary writing. But given the direction the letters are facing, I’ll guess permanent until we hear otherwise. Because it would be easier for a tattoo artist to write the letters facing themselves than have to come behind you, or get you to twist your hand around, to write the letters facing you. Full Story

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