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Beyoncé’s ELLE takeover: the interview

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 5, 2016 20:09:07 April 5, 2016 20:09:07

The exclusive ELLE interview with Beyoncé was released digitally today – have you read it yet? I did this morning. As I wrote yesterday, Beyoncé was supposedly “in conversation” with Tamar Gottesman, presumably the daughter of billionaire hedge fund manager Noam Gottesman – the Carters are tight with him. Full Story

Drew Barrymore’s separation

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 4, 2016 15:52:13 April 4, 2016 15:52:13
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Last Wednesday I wrote about divorce lawyer Laura Wasser’s client list, and the heads up she gave us about celebrity splits in March. I noted that with the approach of April Fools’ on a Friday, that might be a strategic dump day for a separation. Click here Full Story

Idris’s 5 minutes on Bond

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 1, 2016 14:27:19 April 1, 2016 14:27:19

Idris Elba is tired of talking about being James Bond. I’m tired of writing about it. But he covers the new issue if UK Esquire and, well, they talk about Bond. And he’s willing to. Sort of. Full Story

Beyoncé speaks for Ivy Park

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 31, 2016 16:57:51 March 31, 2016 16:57:51

Beyoncé on the cover of both ELLE USA and ELLE UK. It’s the long-awaited athleisure line. It’s called Ivy Park. The album? Not sure. Maybe tomorrow? But you can see now that it’s all converging. Full Story

Still a knucklehead?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 31, 2016 15:37:23 March 31, 2016 15:37:23
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Buzzfeed’s Anne Helen Petersen wrote a great piece about How Jennifer Garner Went Full MiniVan Majority tracking her career from Alias to Miracles From Heaven. Thank you, Anne, for the LaineyGossip mentions in the article. I came up with that expression almost 10 years ago and, at the time, it was used in reference to Jennifer Aniston, her appeal and her fan base. Full Story

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The softer side of Charlize Theron

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 29, 2016 20:54:45 March 29, 2016 20:54:45
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Don’t get it twisted. She’s not cuddly all of a sudden. But this is one of the few profiles of Charlize Theron that I’ve ever read that shows her at her most vulnerable. And while it doesn’t make me any less terrified of her (when she’s coming down a carpet at you, and she does bitch-face better than most, with the exception of maybe Robin Wright, you feel the cold) it does offer a different perspective of someone who’s been famous for a long time – which doesn’t happen often. Full Story

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Gwyneth on tour

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 29, 2016 19:39:54 March 29, 2016 19:39:54
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Coldplay kicks off the A Head Full Of Dreams tour in Buenos Aires on Thursday. The band has been there the last few days and bandmembers, with the exception of Chris Martin, have been seen sightseeing around the area. Full Story

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