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Scabby supports steak

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 28, 2009 08:15:47 April 28, 2009 08:15:47

Check out the Filthy Scab, looking freshly ganged, last night at the grand opening of the Sapphire New York at Gentlemen's Club and Prime 333 Steakhouse. Isn’t Scabby supposed to be some kind of animal rights activist? Well… she puts that away and gets on her knees when the price is right. Full Story

Wolverine World Quiveration

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 28, 2009 07:14:35 April 28, 2009 07:14:35

They had a contest or something and eventually Tempe, Arizona was selected as the location of the Wolverine world premiere. So the stars flew in last night for the carpet led by their sweet, humble, generous movie star leader Hugh Jackman who has literally travelled the world in support of this film, tirelessly, and not once has complained or faltered or seemed anything but enormously grateful for his opportunities. Full Story

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Are you moving?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 17, 2009 12:12:59 April 17, 2009 12:12:59

Despite all her success, Rachel McAdams, up to this point, has not been lured away from home. She continues to live in Toronto and stays close to her family home about 2 hours outside of the city… until now? Spotted today – Rachel and Josh Lucas apartment hunting in New York. They reportedly fell in love very quickly, are very serious about each other, now of course there’s talk that they’re buying together. Full Story

Twilight this week: Vancouver round-up

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 17, 2009 11:15:51 April 17, 2009 11:15:51

Fresh photos of Rachelle Lefevre taken yesterday, in town to work on scenes for New Moon. Who could miss that hair? Am told Rachelle will be filming at the Cullen House tonight. Thank you for your emails and requests for more details, with particular emphasis on what Robert Pattinson has been doing. Full Story

Joshua’s great year

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 16, 2009 09:36:03 April 16, 2009 09:36:03

Joshua Jackson’s Fringe has been renewed for a 2nd second and will move production to Vancouver, his home town. Joshua’s film One Week, a Canadian road trip celebrating Canada, made on a hilariously small budget, has surpassed the $1 million mark at the Canadian box office – a huge achievement. Full Story

Oxygen loves homewrecking child abandoners

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 16, 2009 09:26:20 April 16, 2009 09:26:20

Friday Night Lights, one of the most acclaimed shows on television with focus on great writing, acting, centred on family values, community support, and featuring strong, complicated, intelligent women has to get down on its knees and beg for renewal every f-cking year. Meanwhile, the Oxygen Network, with its female-focused programming, has just signed Tori Spelling and her golddigging husband Kevin Federline Jr to a multiyear development deal that includes another season of their reality show, a romantic movie of the week with the two of them in leading roles, and a makeover show that will have Tori and Junior dispensing advice to achieve inner and outer beauty… It’s just so wonderful that so many women out there can relate to Tori Spelling and what she stands for: - Cheating- Child abandonment- Plastic surgery- Eating disorders and- Child pimping The To-Do List for the modern woman. Full Story

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In the mood for some Sookie Stackhouse?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 14, 2009 10:07:00 April 14, 2009 10:07:00

Last week, I received hate mail from a lady called Margaret who wrote that “I feel very sorry for you that you are not educated enough to appreciate certain things in life. If you could appreciate brilliant literature and the beautiful world Stephenie Meyer has created that has touched us all with the eternal love story between Bella and Edward it would be different for you. Full Story

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Who’s supporting KFed Jr?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 14, 2009 09:05:17 April 14, 2009 09:05:17

This hag has come out with her second book. Someone must be buying them. But WHO? Are you reading Tori f-cking Spelling? If you’re reading Tori Spelling, KFed Jr wants to thank you. Because he is living off the profits. After all, landing a bit part in a tv movie once every 2 years doesn’t pay all that much. Full Story

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Unrepentant BBT

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 10, 2009 10:16:00 April 10, 2009 10:16:00

Click here for a refresher if you missed the story this week – BBT’s shenanigans on CBC radio that have pretty much earned him universal disdain. We can all agree: Billy Bob Thornton is a total douche. Full Story

Vraiment?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 9, 2009 09:29:06 April 9, 2009 09:29:06

The economy is in the sh-ts. Even the owner of the Montreal Canadiens, one the most storied franchises in sport, needs to downsize. So the team is up for sale… 10 potentials buyers are bidding. Among them: La Grande Fromage herself, Celine Dion. In partnership with Guy Laliberte (Cirque du Soleil) and Quebecor Media. Full Story

Two Darlings

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 8, 2009 15:41:41 April 8, 2009 15:41:41

Obviously, Ryan Gosling. But also Dustin Hoffman. Adore Dustin Hoffman. Dustin Hoffman is the most engaging, the most endearing, the best interview I’ve ever had. Cannes last year – click here for the details Full Story