Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Dear Gossips,

They’re calling it the end of an era – and this is not an overstatement. Chanel will change after Karl Lagerfeld, just as it did when Karl first took over. As he said when he took over, “What I’ve done, Coco Chanel would never have done.  Read Full Intro

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 19, 2019 21:38:17 February 19, 2019 21:38:17
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Jason Merritt / ACMA2018/ Getty Images

In today’s installment of Things That Stick With You From Childhood: I worshiped Mallory Keaton. I should ask Duana why “Mallory” isn’t a more common name. Is it the “Mal” thing? Whatever. I really love saying “Mallory” and I loved her. And I still love her. Full Story

The Annual Red Carpet Contest 2019

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 19, 2019 21:24:53 February 19, 2019 21:24:53

As we all know by now, this is the tightest most unpredictable Oscar race in years. Normally I’d be telling you to study. But I don’t know that studying actually matters here. The preferential ballot could really come into play and a film that’s placing in third or fourth could surge ahead if the top two split votes. Full Story

90s Baes hash it out

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 19, 2019 21:20:02 February 19, 2019 21:20:02
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Steve Granitz/ Jason LaVeris

Macaulay Culkin and Devon Sawa were two of the biggest teen beat heartthrobs of the 1990s. Generation X got Johnny Depp, River Phoenix, and Then Keanu—who is pretty much the same as Now Keanu, to be fair. But for those of us slightly too young for Gen X’s heartthrobs, missing out on 21 Jump Street, theatrical-run Stand By Me and Bill & Ted, and not quite grasping the high-school social intricacies of Beverly Hills 90210, there was Jessie Spano’s speed addiction, Macaulay Culkin and his dewy eyes bravely dying of bees so his friend could get her ring back, and Devon Sawa descending the stairs in Casper to kickstart us into puberty. Full Story

Armie Hammer is not Batman…yet

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 19, 2019 20:53:48 February 19, 2019 20:53:48
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:David M. Benett/ Getty Images

Since it’s now finally, officially, confirmed that Ben Affleck is no longer Batman, and Warner Bros and DC are moving ahead with a younger version of Bruce Wayne, everyone’s all eager to find out who that might be. Nerds hotlines were blowing up yesterday because of this rumour: "BREAKING: Armie Hammer Is In Final Talks To Be THE BATMAN (Exclusive)" It's 🔨 time. Full Story

Celebrity Social Media, February 19, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at February 19, 2019 20:22:43 February 19, 2019 20:22:43
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Frederick M. Brown/ Getty Images

This… is… impossible… to answer?! It would totally depend on my mood and I crave pho more often than ramen, but I crave ramen more intensely than pho. I didn’t need to go this deep on soup, Wale.  Ok let’s see what it is. 🍲 or 🍜 — Wale (@Wale) February 19, 2019 Full Story

Gwyneth on Oscar week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 19, 2019 18:22:38 February 19, 2019 18:22:38
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Variety

I wasn’t expecting to see Gwyneth Paltrow on the cover of Variety this week, this of all weeks. It’s Oscar week. Gwyneth is not involved at all at this year’s Oscars, at least not yet, unless, of course, she’s to be announced as a presenter. Full Story

Can Rocketman do better than Bohemian Rhapsody?

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 19, 2019 17:33:55 February 19, 2019 17:33:55
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YouTube/ Paramount Pictures

We’ve already gotten a look at Taron Egerton playing Sir Elton John in Rocketman, but here comes a new featurette meant to convince us he is not just doing Elton karaoke but is FULLY INHABITING THE SPIRIT OF SIR ELTON. Full Story

February 19, 2019 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 19, 2019 15:23:57 February 19, 2019 15:23:57
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Michael Putland/ Hulton Archive/ Getty Images

J – this is from your little sister who misses you: here’s Keith Richards from “back in his heyday” because you are his biggest fan. The story about you going to the trial KILLS ME. Hoping this makes you smile and lifts your spirits.   Full Story