Media Manipulation Articles

Hollywood PR strategy and planning, celebirty media manipulation, maneuvering, publicity, and story spinning

The Carters’ undercover contributions

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 18, 2015 14:00:39 May 18, 2015 14:00:39
Photos:
INFphoto.com

dream hampton decided to drop some information on Twitter yesterday about Beyonce and Jay Z yesterday. The Carters have been criticised for not doing enough in support of #BlackLivesMatter. According to hampton though, they’ve been doing a lot…they just didn’t want it out in the open. Full Story

View All 8 Photos

Emma’s Cannes wedding

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 15, 2015 20:30:50 May 15, 2015 20:30:50
Photos:
Andreas Rentz/ Antonio de Moraes Barros Filho/ Luca Teuchmann/ George Pimentel/ Getty Images

OK so the fashion moment we were waiting for… Emma Stone at the Palais tonight in Cannes... And… Le sigh. Of course. She’s gorgeous. She’s wearing the hell out of it. She’s just so lovely. And I love how playful and fun she was, hamming it up for photographers. Full Story

View All 16 Photos

Geri gets married

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 15, 2015 19:48:17 May 15, 2015 19:48:17
Photos:
FameFlynet

A Friday wedding! I love Friday weddings! Probably because we were married on a Friday. Ginger Spice became a wife today. In a very conservative dress. A surprisingly conservative dress. First wedding dresses usually are. Also…um… maybe it has something to do with the gossip around the situation? Christian Horner’s parents reportedly refused to attend. Full Story

View All 24 Photos

Natalie Never is back

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 15, 2015 18:16:26 May 15, 2015 18:16:26
Photos:
Tony Barson/ Getty Images

Back in 2011, when she was campaigning for an Oscar, I dubbed Natalie Portman “Natalie Never” because her combination belly-cuppy pregnancy and aggressive trophy hunting turned me off so hard I couldn’t deal with her at all. A proto-I Can’t Full Story

George Clooney is comfortable in handcuffs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 15, 2015 14:25:52 May 15, 2015 14:25:52
Photos:
Wenn, FameFlynet, Raymond Hall/ James Devaney/ Chance Yeh/ Getty Images

George Clooney handcuffed himself to David Letterman last night. To me, he seemed quite comfortable. And quite comfortable alluding to the fact that he was comfortable. And yes, as a favourite of Letterman’s, Clooney was a three block guest. Sort of. I mean, officially, he was a two block guest, but he pulled up a stool and stuck around for Tom Waits. Full Story

View All 26 Photos

Julia last word and last kiss for Dave

Joanna Posted by Joanna at May 14, 2015 14:42:52 May 14, 2015 14:42:52
Photos:
Wenn, FameFlynet, Richie Buxo/ Soul Brother/ Splash News

Julia Roberts always gets the last word, so it makes sense that she would get David Letterman’s last kiss before next Wednesday’s big sign-off. After all, she is his favourite guest. He admitted it back in 2001 and he was clearly just as smitten last night. Full Story

View All 16 Photos

Beyonce changed dresses?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 13, 2015 21:11:33 May 13, 2015 21:11:33
Photos:
FameFlynet

Beyonce. MET Gala dress. How could you forget it? According to US Weekly, it might not have been her first choice? B was an hour late arriving at the event. According to an US source, she was delayed because she was online, checking what other people were wearing. Full Story

View All 10 Photos

99 Problems, 22 Days

Maria Posted by Maria at May 11, 2015 17:30:05 May 11, 2015 17:30:05
Photos:
247PAPS.TV/ Splash News

In February, I wrote about Beyonce and Jay Z’s new partnership with 22 Days Nutrition, and at the time I wondered why should the Queen be that concerned with her subjects’ vegetable consumption? I was also unclear on how much Bey and Jay would be a part of the company, and this new New York Times Full Story

View All 8 Photos

Taylor Swift’s ultimate get

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 11, 2015 14:33:24 May 11, 2015 14:33:24
Photos:
Wenn, Kevin Winter/ Getty Images

After kicking off the 1989 tour in Tokyo last week, Taylor Swift was back in LA this weekend. On Saturday she was seen at Wango Tango, dancing and cheering during her boyfriend Calvin Harris’s set. Yesterday she was out on a hike with Gigi Hadid. Gigi is one of the many Friends Of Taylor (FOT) featured in the upcoming Bad Blood video that will premiere at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday. Full Story

View All 20 Photos

Gwyneth Paltrow on Mother’s Day

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 11, 2015 13:42:12 May 11, 2015 13:42:12
Photos:
Reefshots/ Splash News

Gwyneth Paltrow did not want the paps to shoot her face on Mother’s Day. Check her out yesterday at lunch, with Chris Martin, presumably celebrating with their kids. While G did not appreciate being photographed, she did post on Instagram a letter written to her by her son, Moses. Or “Momo”. Full Story

View All 11 Photos
Friday, May 8, 2015

Dear Gossips,

Universal announced yesterday that By The Sea, written and directed by Angelina Jolie, starring Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, will be released November 13. November is definitely not January. Or February. November is an award season sweet spot.  Read Full Intro