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Maybe the second half of the year

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 24, 2011 19:01:48 November 24, 2011 19:01:48

Taylor Kitsch has 3 films due out in 2012. In March it’s John Carter. In the summer it’s Battleship. In the fall, it’ll be Oliver Stone’s Savages. I love Taylor Kitsch. And I want so badly for him to become a big star. But I think it’ll be the second half of 2012 that’s promising than the first. Because from what we’ve seen of his two major blockbusters. Full Story

Happy Thanksgiving with a Canadian

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 23, 2011 16:57:23 November 23, 2011 16:57:23
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It’s Thanksgiving in America tomorrow and, as Sarah told me, the start of a four day weekend. Before you all go off and enjoy your football, turkey, and Black Friday, here’s Nathan Fillion on Good Morning America on Monday. Get a lot of requests for Nathan (hi Mary!) but photographers are always too preoccupied with housewives and Pippa Middleton. Full Story

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Baby Gatsby

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 21, 2011 21:15:01 November 21, 2011 21:15:01
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Wenn, Clint Brewer/Splash, Jason Merritt/Getty

Another problem with the American Music Awards last night? Um, totally not enough Justin and Selena. What’s the fixation? As Sasha wrote to me over bbm last night - it’s like we’ve been invited along on their prom date, ok? And the theme at the AMAs was The Great Gatsby.I’m 16 years old, I love high school movies, especially if there’s dancing, and right now I am looking at him looking at her and It’s. Full Story

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For the last time...

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 17, 2011 16:09:32 November 17, 2011 16:09:32
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Early yesterday, it was reported that Mariah Yeater, the woman who claims Justin Bieber made her baby, had dropped her paternity suit and was dumped by her lawyers. By midday, her new lawyer, who looks like he sells used cars, insisted that Mariah is still pursuing the matter, only they’re doing it out of court, with confidential DNA testing and confidentiality agreements . Full Story

New Beginnings with Ryan Reynolds

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 16, 2011 17:56:19 November 16, 2011 17:56:19

Ryan Reynolds is from Vancouver. He’s a huge supporter of Covenant House Vancouver, an organisation that helps street kids and disenfranchised youth off the streets. The annual Covenant House Night of New Beginnings Gala will take place next Thursday, November 24, 2011 at the Vancouver Art Gallery and Ryan Reynolds. Full Story

She said that he was the one

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 16, 2011 16:03:56 November 16, 2011 16:03:56
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But the kid is not his sonI have always loved the way Michael delivered it: “Just remember to always think twice”.  He sang it like a warning. A seductive warning. Like, they decided in the studio that a lyric from a song should be performed with as much deliberation as a line from a play. Does that happen anymore?No matter. Full Story

Blake and Ryan: moving in together?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 10, 2011 20:04:43 November 10, 2011 20:04:43
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Wenn, Bauer

Apparently Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds went apartment hunting together in New York. Page Six was all over it. Already? He was probably looking for a place now that he can’t live with Scarlett Johansson in the city anymore and she came along to hold his hand. Full Story

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My bangs say I’m sorry

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 8, 2011 22:00:52 November 8, 2011 22:00:52
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Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber went to England together after the MTV EMAs the other night so he could turn on the Christmas lights at the Westfield Shopping Centre yesterday. Before that though, they were photographed touring a football facility where JB appeared to be trying to cheer up a pouty Selena with his bangs. Full Story

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Really, really popular

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 7, 2011 21:04:02 November 7, 2011 21:04:02
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Ryan Gosling is.This is Ryan in Austin on Friday shooting Lawless with Rooney Mara. Lawless is a Terrence Malick movie. Ryan is the lead. Supporting cast in addition to the aforementioned Mara: Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett. Um, not bad. And obviously he couldn’t say no. Ryan revealed recently that acting is his first priority. Full Story

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Quiet weekends with the dogs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 7, 2011 17:56:36 November 7, 2011 17:56:36
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Bauer

Blake Lively was up in Boston, again, this weekend for a sleepover with Ryan Reynolds. They were photographed leaving his place on Sunday with their dogs. They’re only ever photographed leaving his place with their dogs. And it’s not like the paps, they aren’t sitting out there every day waiting for the money shots. Full Story