Over to you Nicole…and Cate, and Julia, and Sandy

August 13, 2013 16:17:30 Posted at August 13, 2013 16:17:30
Lainey Posted by Lainey

And Kate and Marion and how many others? It was reported yesterday that Meryl Streep will not be contending for Best Actress Oscar this year. Instead, her performance in August: Osage County will be submitted in the supporting category which means that she and Julia Roberts won’t be going head to head against each other but that she will be going head to head on Oprah Winfrey for her role in The Butler. Full Story

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Katy, Rihanna, and Gaga

August 13, 2013 15:05:27 Posted at August 13, 2013 15:05:27
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Girl Sh-t Is The Best Shit. It should be the subtitle of this blog -- LaineyGossip: Girl Sh-t Is The Best Sh-t. Why? Because Brenda and Kelly, Blair and Serena, the Barden Bellas -- friendships are complicated and exhilarating and dramatic, both as you experience them and as you observe them. Full Story

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Kerry can sing

August 13, 2013 14:18:02 Posted at August 13, 2013 14:18:02
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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All of us here at LaineyGossip have been girlcrushing on Kerry Washington for months, Duana in particular. I should show you some of the emails she sends me: “Kerry said this!” “Kerry dropped a reference in an interview that no one else understand, because they hadn’t read xxwhateverbookxxx. Full Story

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Actor with no personality plays tree

August 13, 2013 13:56:39 Posted at August 13, 2013 13:56:39
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Remember when I wrote about Vin Diesel maybe making something happen at Marvel, and I was like, Ugh, please just let him be the space tree that barely speaks? Well guess what? He’s the tree. Diesel, after weeks of buildup via Facebook and some pretty blatant campaigning, is in talks to portray Groot, the sort-of talking space tree in Guardians of the Galaxy. Full Story

Monday, August 12, 2013

Dear Gossips,

Sovereign. Deadly. Perfect. You will understand the significance of these three words when you read Night Film, the new book by Marisha Pessl due out on August 20th. But these three words also apply to Night Film, Pessl’s second novel, the follow-up to her high acclaimed Special Topics In Calamity Physics.  Read Full Intro

RDJ: more money, more money

August 12, 2013 19:37:16 Posted at August 12, 2013 19:37:16
Lainey Posted by Lainey

RDJ’s Iron Man 3 will likely be the movie that made the most money in 2013. The Avengers was the movie that made the most money in 2012. So Marvel promised RDJ a LOT more money to be in more movies. Now HTC has signed RDJ to a 2 year deal to help them sell some phones. The company is spending a billion – yes, that’s a BILLION – dollars on the campaign overall. Full Story

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Rachel in Saint Laurent in Germany

August 12, 2013 19:15:12 Posted at August 12, 2013 19:15:12
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Well this is how you tell the world you don’t care that your ex-boyfriend has a new girlfriend. Not that that sort of petty thing would preoccupy our beloved Rachel McAdams. Rachel was in Munich the other day promoting About Time. The dress is Saint Laurent. It’s amazing on her. Right now, About Time is rating at 89% on Rotten Tomatoes although there aren’t very many reviews. Full Story

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Smutty Tingles

August 12, 2013 18:47:51 Posted at August 12, 2013 18:47:51
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Kristen Stewart has finally replaced Robert Pattinson’s hat (FishWrapper)

This game is really hypnotic. I’ve watched it 6 times in a row (Dlisted)

Charlize Theron in a very plain red bikini which…I really like this about her (The Superficial)

Jakey and Atticus: reunited! (Just Jared)

Whoa. Sometimes I forget…and then I remember (Hollywood Tuna)

Harry Styles. No shirt. And a dog. HELP ME. (Pop Sugar)

Amber Heard doesn’t want to talk about Johnny Depp but he won’t roll out of bed (Cele|bitchy)

Olivia Wilde in floral pants and flipflops (Socialite Life)

Something about George Clooney dating a lawyer (Celeb Dirty Laundry)

Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman out to lunch (I'm Not Obsessed)

Ashton Kutcher inspires the teens

August 12, 2013 17:44:25 Posted at August 12, 2013 17:44:25
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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I was supposed to be inspired by Ashton Kutcher’s speech at the Teen Choice Awards. Kutcher was presented with the Ultimate Choice, or something, Award since he’s won the most Teen Choice Awards ever out of everybody. The reason for this, according to Josh Gad, who presented to his jOBS co-star, is because Ashton has always been a great example to teens and doesn’t talk down to them. Full Story

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