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It was already reported a couple of weeks ago that Charlize Theron and Sean Penn are ready to marry – click here for a refresher. Apparently they want to do it soon, in South Africa, while they’re there shooting a movie. This week Charlize was seen at LAX with what looks like an engagement ring on her finger – click here Full Story
Sofia Vergara and Meatball Joe Manganiello are dating. They arrived in Miami together yesterday, quite obviously super into each other. I mean I get. On paper these two are supposed to be the hottest couple ever. She’s ridiculously hot. And he’s…well… he’s a meatball. Full Story
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Comic-Con is in full swing and yesterday Benedict Cumberbatch kicked it off in good old fashion convention style—thousands of screaming girls yelling his name in an enclosed space. Actually, I’m trying to remember if Comic-Con was like this in the pre-Twilight days. While I remember plenty of excitable nerds, Twilight brought fangirls, which I don’t really remember before 2008. Full Story
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Katie Holmes attended a party in New York last night for the World Surf League. Random, right? Well… no. Harvey Weinstein was hosting. And he produced The Giver. Everybody has to be nice to Harvey. Now here’s a question: Harvey Weinstein or Scientology? Ha. This is a great white dress. Full Story
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Page Six is reporting that Nicholas Hoult and Riley Keough were flirting at a party the other night and might be hooking up. Apparently a witness saw them “sitting arm-in-arm in a booth” and they “looked cozy”. If true, it would mean that he and Jennifer Lawrence are over again…? Thing is, Nicholas and Riley have known each other for a while, having been friends for a while. Full Story
"To my favourite daughter-in-law Kelly from her favourite mother-in-law Allison". (Roberto Luongo attached by request) "Happy 30th birthday Suzanne! And happy 2 year anniversary being married to an Affleck sibling! And happy 1-ish year anniversary for having Lemon in your life! And like, maybe happy 5. Full Story
Let’s start the day with some class…and we’ll get progressively dirtier, OK?
It doesn’t get classier than Alan Rickman, my darling, at the Giffoni Film Festival yesterday. Rickman directed a film called A Little Chaos, selected this week as the closing night film at TIFF2014. He stars alongside Kate Winslet and Stanley Tucci. Come on. With a cast like that, you don’t need to know the story.
I’m blinding you again today. And we’re going to roll our eyes at Blake Lively. And the Fifty Shades Of Grey trailer will be released. And Leonardo DiCaprio and Robin Thicke were in the same room at the same time. So, yeah, we’ve come down already from our Alan Rickman high.
Yours in gossip,
It was announced this week that Nightcrawler, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, will be a world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. The first trailer and the poster were released yesterday. This is the movie for which Jakey lost 20 lbs. So…definitely not Prince Of Persia. And I say that on purpose. Full Story
THR reported yesterday that Mrs Timberlake has signed on to guest-star in an episode of New Girl next season. She’ll play a girl called Kat, described as “the hottest scientist in the world”, who’s an obstacle to Zooey Deschanel’s character when they’re all at a wedding trying to hook up. Full Story