Award season in August

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 4, 2017 16:00:43 August 4, 2017 16:00:43
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VALERIE MACON/ Phillip Faraone/ Araya Diaz/ Todd Williamson/ Frazer Harrison/ Getty Images

Some of us care about award season year-round. There’s a small group at work and we exchange emails almost every day about possible contenders, speculating about how the field will narrow as we get deeper into the fall. While the work itself should always be paramount, needless to say, what generates more or less award season interest is who the players will be. Full Story

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August 4, 2017 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 4, 2017 14:05:18 August 4, 2017 14:05:18

Kim! Happy Birthday from Haley and me…and Rosie too! Hopefully Rosie can take time out of her privileged day tomorrow and not think about herself for a minute to celebrate you. That said, having two selfish asshole dogs of my own, this is not likely. What can you do for ME is the asshole dog motto. Full Story

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Dear Gossips,

Taylor Swift has maintained a very low profile all year. She’ll be in court on Monday in Denver though as court proceedings begin in the civil case she brought against a former DJ who sued her first, alleging that she interfered with his career after she complained to his management that he touched her inappropriately during a meet and greet.  Read Full Intro

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 3, 2017 20:59:02 August 3, 2017 20:59:02

It’s been so long I can’t remember which Duke he played. Was it the blonde or the brunette? Was that a thing for you back then? The way we were all either a JT or JC for NSYNC? No, right? Because the brunette was gross and the blonde was the only one we all cared about? And since this guy is so gross Full Story

Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit

Sarah Posted by Sarah at August 3, 2017 20:05:13 August 3, 2017 20:05:13
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Ben Gabbe/ Getty Images

Set during the 1967 Detroit riots, Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal’s latest docu-drama focuses on the Algiers Motel murders in which three young black men were killed during a police brutality incident. Bigelow and Boal have had success exploring real-world events like the Iraq war (The Hurt Locker, for which both won Oscars), and the hunt for Osama bin Laden (Zero Dark Thirty), with Bigelow’s hand-held aesthetic and Boal’s journalistic qualities combining to make powerful and intense action-driven dramas. Full Story

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Zazie Beetz on a bike

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 3, 2017 19:35:07 August 3, 2017 19:35:07
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Backgrid, Splash News

I love saying Zazie Beetz’s name. What a great name. I only know Zazie Beetz from Atlanta and I should say I’m obsessed with her on Atlanta. She plays Van, Donald Glover’s on-off girlfriend and mother of their child. Full Story

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