Elaine "Lainey" Lui

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Elaine "Lainey" Lui is the founder and Editor of LaineyGossip.com, co-host of CTV's daytime talk show "The Social", and a reporter on CTV's "etalk". Lainey has covered the Red Carpet at the Oscars, SuperBowl XLII, Cannes and Toronto International Film Festivals, and other top tier events worldwide, and is regularly called upon by various media outlets including CNN, CBC, CTV News as one of Canada's top celebrity and pop culture experts. In 2014 Lainey became a best-selling author with her memoir "Listen to the Squawking Chicken".


Royal Wedding Dress Shade!

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 25, 2018 18:50:04 May 25, 2018 18:50:04
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So Meghan Markle’s wedding dress was designed by Claire Waight Keller for Givenchy. And it was a very well-kept secret. Claire and Givenchy weren’t mentioned in the weeks leading up to the wedding. As my colleague Traci Melchor would say, the Daily Mail came out wrong and strong Full Story

Royal Meghan’s Coat of Arms

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 25, 2018 15:45:42 May 25, 2018 15:45:42
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Well, sh-t. I totally forgot about this. For many non-royal people, getting married involves a lot of planning – the ceremony, the rings, the dress, etc etc etc. For Meghan Markle, getting married also involved the design of her own royal letterhead and her coat of arms, both of which were released today. Full Story

Emma & Andrew again? 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 25, 2018 13:45:22 May 25, 2018 13:45:22
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Page Six reported yesterday that Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield had dinner together in New York on Tuesday night “looking very much like a couple”.     “They were talking and sitting very close,” a spy told Page Six. Full Story

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May 25, 2018 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 25, 2018 12:56:11 May 25, 2018 12:56:11

Bille Nguyen is 25 years old. He was recently diagnosed with a rare type of lymphoma and chemotherapy is not working. His best chance is a stem cell transplant. The problem is that only 20% of Asians requiring a stem cell transplant actually find a match. One of the reasons for that is because in the Asian community, the numbers of people registering is very low which then obviously reduces the chance for any Asian and many ethnic minorities of finding a match. Full Story

Camilla on the Thomas Markle Zone

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 24, 2018 14:05:43 May 24, 2018 14:05:43
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Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, visited News 5 yesterday and was asked about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. A few emails have come in about her comments, accusing her of being shady. Was it? Here’s what Camilla said: “We all wondered whatever would happen next and then everything went right. Full Story