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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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Tatiana’s 3 FLAREs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 2, 2015 14:13:29 March 2, 2015 14:13:29
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New issue of FLARE features Tatiana Maslany on the cover. But because it’s Tatiana and Tatiana has the range, there are actually 3 covers – see attached below. My favourite is #PunkPerfection, that Joan Jett shag looks so good on her. Full Story

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dear Gossips,

For the last few years, Ellen DeGeneres has been doing this bit on her show where she puts an earpiece on a celebrity and gets them to say whatever she orders them to say to unsuspecting civilians. David Beckham’s done it.  Read Full Intro

Ryan Gosling's new best friend

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 24, 2015 18:33:55 February 24, 2015 18:33:55
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Ryan Gosling was at Disneyland yesterday. I guess I came a day too late. But he's here so much - as we've seen - it's not like it's totally impossible that he wouldn't be back again 24 hours later. Anyway, usually when we hear about Gosling at Disney, he's on a date with a girlfriend. Full Story

Tegan and Sara & Lonely Island: Best Worst Song

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 23, 2015 08:51:06 February 23, 2015 08:51:06
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Nothing but love for the steeze that Tegan and Sara brought to the carpet at the Oscars, and not just because they’re Canadian. Also not just because Mae Whitman is in their I Was A Fool video. But that too. All of that, on top of the fact that they are talented and awesome and cute and not too cool to be excited and nervous and enthusiastic about being at the F-CKING OSCARS! And singing at the Oscars! No, it’s not a great song. Full Story

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Roast for ego

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 17, 2015 20:55:41 February 17, 2015 20:55:41
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A promo for Justin Bieber's upcoming roast on Comedy Central has just been released. Like I said before, I don't know why people were initially so happy about this like they actually thought he'd be embarrassed. About what? He gets to take his shirt off. There's an entire show about him. Full Story

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Everybody is Beyonce

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 13, 2015 19:05:29 February 13, 2015 19:05:29
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I mean I guess you can’t do something like this anymore without mentioning her. And she wants the credit, godammit! (Or at least Kanye West does.) Drake released a short film yesterday. Then, last night, a new album. Tape? He’s calling it a tape. Collection? Whatever. It’s 17 tracks. Full Story

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The True Detective denim ad

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 10, 2015 17:54:28 February 10, 2015 17:54:28
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Rachel McAdams, Colin Farrell, and Taylor Kitsch were photographed in LA shooting True Detective season 2 yesterday. It seems like they were shooting some kind of armed standoff. As you know, all three of them play police officers. I like Rachel in cop mode. My Photo Assumption is that all three are comfortable, relaxed with each other, totally friendly. Full Story

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