Emma Stone, early frontrunner

Lainey Posted by Lainey at September 6, 2016 18:07:06 September 6, 2016 18:07:06
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After premiering La La Land in Venice last week, Emma Stone spent the weekend screening the film at Telluride. The film was very positively received at both festivals. Several of my etalk colleagues have seen it pre-TIFF and they’re obsessed with it. Full Story

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TIFF 2016: The Tiffening

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 6, 2016 17:51:11 September 6, 2016 17:51:11
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TIFF kicks off this week, and I’ll be filing reviews along with Joanna and Kathleen. It’s a little bit of a weird year, The Birth of a Nation and Nate Parker dominating so much of the pre-festival conversation, but Venice got underway last week, and Telluride went down over the long weekend in the US, and we now have some other movies to talk about. Full Story

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Meanwhile, Lena Dunham

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 6, 2016 16:29:08 September 6, 2016 16:29:08

A couple weeks ago I wrote about Amy Schumer, again, and how she keeps tripping over problems with other women. And now, after a controversial interview/conversation included in last Friday’s Lenny Letter, the conversation is swinging back to Lena Dunham Full Story

Soul Train Bey Day

Lainey Posted by Lainey at September 6, 2016 15:01:47 September 6, 2016 15:01:47
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Bey weekend, actually. As you know, some people treat Beyoncé’s birthday like it’s a holiday. I’m not sure any other celebrity birthday is acknowledged the way hers is. But, then again, as we saw at the VMAs last week, Beyoncé is singular. Full Story

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September 6, 2016 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at September 6, 2016 14:30:05 September 6, 2016 14:30:05

Katya! Happy Belated 31st Birthday! I’m sorry we missed this last week. Please know that your best friend Claire was on it though. She misses you so much. By request, here’s Sophia who should be side-eying my stank eye for this delay. Apologies once again and wishing you the very, very, very best year! Full Story

Friday, September 2, 2016

Dear Gossips,

I’ve fangirled Caity Weaver, who used to write for Gawker and now writes for GQ, several times on my blog, to the point where it might be alarming. Caity Weaver has made GQ a reading destination for me, not just a place I go to get some quotes from celebrities talking about themselves but a space for inspired writing.  Read Full Intro