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Jennifer Aniston: The Snubbed Tour

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 19, 2015 20:44:22 January 19, 2015 20:44:22

Jennifer Aniston was not nominated for an Oscar last week. And there was a junket scheduled right afterwards for her to promote Cake. Like a true professional, she went ahead with her press obligations and did not get the chicken pox. (Oh come on, Brangelunatics. It was the easy, cheap joke.) So now we’ve turned this into the Snubbed Tour. Full Story

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Kate loads up on work

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 19, 2015 14:31:37 January 19, 2015 14:31:37
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Princess Catherine made two public appearances last week and she was right back at it today in London visiting the Family Friends programme at Kensington Academy. By her standards, it’s a heavy workload. As you know, Kate is due in April. And she’s supposedly planning a holiday in February as her mother, Carole, will be celebrating her 60th birthday in Mustique. Full Story

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Julianne forgets Marion

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 16, 2015 15:35:04 January 16, 2015 15:35:04
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Lester Cohen/ Kevin Winter/ Gregg DeGuire/ David Livingston/ Jason Merritt/ Getty Images

Julianne Moore won Best Actress last night at Critics’ Choice. During her acceptance speech, she listed off the others in her category: Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Felicity Jones, Rosamund Pike… but not Marion Cotillard. Don’t hold it against her. Instead, see it as a result of what we’ve all been assaulted with over the last couple of months: Jennifer Aniston’s Oscar campaigning. Full Story

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Hair up, breasts out

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 16, 2015 13:44:54 January 16, 2015 13:44:54
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And not black! So…was this Jennifer Aniston’s “f-ck you” to the Academy? Fresh off her Oscar exclusion, Jennifer Aniston showed up at Critics’ Choice last night in a marsala pantsuit and body chain. A body chain? Sounds about right for a girl who wears toe rings. Full Story

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I see you, JLO

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 15, 2015 20:57:53 January 15, 2015 20:57:53
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Splash, Pacific Coast News

Jennifer Lopez and her The Boy Next Door co-star Ryan Guzman were on Ryan Seacrest this morning for promotion. Guzman, of course, is also rumoured to be her real life …situation right now. Of course there was no situation when they were shooting the film, shooting scenes with him saying that “I like your mom’s cookies”, and pressing her up against a wall and going down her stomach with his tongue. Full Story

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No Aniston, no Brange

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 15, 2015 14:38:07 January 15, 2015 14:38:07
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Frazer Harrison/ Jon Kopaloff/ Steve Granitz/ Getty Images

For Angelina Jolie and Unbroken, the signs were there that it wasn’t happening. It’s been a month of signs. Unbroken did however receive 3 nominations in technical categories. So… it’s something. For Jennifer Aniston… After two months of aggressive – and impressive! – campaigning. Full Story

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Gwyneth, Howard, and Chekhov

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 14, 2015 16:30:00 January 14, 2015 16:30:00
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Jose Perez/ Splash

Gwyneth Paltrow was on Howard Stern this morning. She’s promoting Mortdecai. She’s been promoting Mortdecai even though she doesn’t play Mortdecai. Johnny Depp plays Mortdecai. The movie comes out in a week and he’s basically been missing. So, you know, thanks Johnny Depp. Anyway, Howard Stern is tight with Jennifer Aniston. Full Story

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JLO & Ryan Guzman for real or for sale?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 13, 2015 18:10:36 January 13, 2015 18:10:36
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Frazer Harrison/ Steve Granitz/ Jeff Vespa/ Rachel Murray/ Getty Images

There were all kinds of reports around the beginning of the year that Jennifer Lopez and Slum Bear Casper Smart had gotten back together as they’d been sighted together several times. She’s denying it, claiming she’s still single. And Page Six Full Story

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