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I want to stand there

April 22, 2011 10:38:03 Posted at April 22, 2011 10:38:03
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Please look at where Emma Stone is positioned. This is where I would like to be positioned. Also please note the way he is looking at her. This is how I would like him to look at me. Sometimes certain images just kick you in the stomach. Or groin. In this case, both. These are newly released stills from the upcoming Crazy Stupid Love. Full Story

Not his best day

April 22, 2011 10:33:05 Posted at April 22, 2011 10:33:05
Lainey Posted by Lainey

The Bang Bang Club screened at the Tribeca Film Festival today. Malin Ackerman, Ryan Phillippe, and Taylor Kitsch were all present. I don’t know what’s happening with Taylor’s hair but it’s hurting me, like actual physical pain. Obviously not his best showing. Having said that, yay for him hanging out with DeNiro on red carpets! But back to the hair… Is it long in the back or short? Is it in a ponytail? Is that a combover? Why am I including the word COMBOVER in an article about Taylor Kitsch????????????? The world hates me. Full Story

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Textuality

April 19, 2011 13:11:00 Posted at April 19, 2011 13:11:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Duana loved Popular. Still does. Did you watch Popular? Carly Pope! She’s in a new movie. A Canadian movie. Written by a Canadian Liam Card (who hosted the first ever Smut Soiree – what’s up Liam!) co-starring another Canadian Eric McCormack and Smith Jerrod himself Jason Lewis. Lewis hit up the Marilyn Denis Show this morning to promote Textuality. Full Story

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Cory’s moves

April 18, 2011 14:47:56 Posted at April 18, 2011 14:47:56
Lainey Posted by Lainey

You know who isn’t young, famous, and mean? He’s young and famous, yes. But the mean part, it’s not Cory Monteith. Cory was at Coachella too (Memo to Cory – but you’re checking your iphone for Canucks updates every few minutes during games, right?) and working some moves on a pretty girl…who seems like a good match, at least in height. Full Story

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Vampire Diaries Last Dance

April 18, 2011 08:55:00 Posted at April 18, 2011 08:55:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Written by Duana Oh, you guys. I am so excited. What I’ve heard, but not seen, is that the VD deliciousness gets an extra special swirl when these guys are high school kids – like, going to sock hops and hanging out in the cafeteria – while vamping out and worrying whether good ol’ Tyler is going to come home and cause problems. Full Story

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Rachel & the Old 97s

April 7, 2011 13:42:58 Posted at April 7, 2011 13:42:58
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Rachel McAdams is at home in Toronto. And last night she was at the Horseshoe Tavern for the Old 97s show. Here she is outside with a few friends. So beautiful. Am told from people inside that she was glowing, that in person she was even more gorgeous. I know what you’re about to ask: is she still with Michael Sheen?!?!? They haven’t been papped together since February when he took her home to Wales after travelling together to Ireland. Full Story

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Ryan Gosling ruins Wednesday productivity

April 7, 2011 07:57:00 Posted at April 7, 2011 07:57:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I was at the airport when the Crazy, Stupid, Love trailer dropped yesterday. I watched it in the lounge, then got on the plane, and by the time I landed in Toronto 5 hours later, my inbox was full of your horny panting emails. And he lit up everywhere on the internet too as every blog and entertainment news site tried, and in some cases failed, to avoid the headline: Ryan Gosling is crazy, stupid, hot. Full Story

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Ryan is thin

April 1, 2011 10:16:53 Posted at April 1, 2011 10:16:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Definitely thinner lately, right? Just me? Ryan Reynolds was in Vegas for CinemaCon yesterday to promote The Green Lantern (with Blake Lively, more on her later) and to collect his award for Male Star of the Year. As you can see, he has a new shorter haircut. I’m telling you, his face looks a lot more drawn. Full Story

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Julia!

March 31, 2011 11:25:22 Posted at March 31, 2011 11:25:22
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Or… Sidney! Neve Campbell was in Toronto at the Marilyn Denis Show today promoting Scream 4. Not really sure about her choice in footwear but she looks good, right? Neve is single now but told Health Magazine recently that after having spent so much time on humanitarian missions in South Africa, she is becoming more and more serious about adoption. Full Story

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Drake sets records

March 30, 2011 11:53:48 Posted at March 30, 2011 11:53:48
Lainey Posted by Lainey

It’s official. Drake’s JUNOs were the most watched on record – some 7.6 Canadians tuned it at one point or another during the telecast with an average of 2.4 million viewers peaking at over 3 million during Shania Twain’s acceptance speech when she was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Full Story

Monday, March 28, 2011

Dear Gossips,

I know I sound like a major home teamer but Drake hosted the SH-T out of the Juno Awards last night in Toronto. It was something for everyone. Appropriate for everyone. Cool without crossing the line, respectful without being ass kissy, funny and engaging without seeming like he was trying too hard.  Read Full Intro