Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Dear Gossips,

Here in Toronto, the Raptors got their rings and the city got our banner last night ahead of the season opener. And then we beat the Pelicans. WORLD CHAMPS! I thought Drake would be in his seat – he wasn’t, but we’ll get to him later this morning.  Read Full Intro

Duana Names: Retrofitting Name Joy

Duana Posted by Duana at October 23, 2019 20:11:59 October 23, 2019 20:11:59
istock/ Getty Images

Dear Duana, I am in a real pickle. We named our newborn son Francis... and I hate it. So much so that whenever I think about it I get a pit in my stomach. I know this makes me sound like a terrible person and that I could/should have named him something else, but my husband so badly wanted this name and I entirely got my way with our daughter’s name. Full Story

Show Your Work: How Jared Got Jokered and the Sussex Endgame

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2019 19:13:31 October 23, 2019 19:13:31
Karwai Tang/ WPA Pool/ Gareth Fuller/ Eamonn M. McCormack/ Getty Images

So many games, actually! In this episode of Show Your Work, Duana and I begin with Jared Leto and the story in The Hollywood Reporter the other day about how he had a suck attack over Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker. What do you do you when someone is better at your job than you are? Because, well, that’s kinda what happened to Jared Leto – even before Joaquin came on the scene, since Sarah started referring to him as “Third Best Joker” back in the time of Suicide Squad. Full Story

Celebrity Social Media, October 23, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at October 23, 2019 17:55:28 October 23, 2019 17:55:28
Town & Country

If Axl Rose shows up at Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch, the preferred spot for C-list celebs to do their casual (but totally pre-planned) pap photoshoots, it would probably be iconic. LONG LIVE THE GREAT PUMPKIN!!๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ — Axl Rose (@axlrose) October 23, 2019 Full Story

Justin is โ€œproudโ€ of Jennifer

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2019 17:05:40 October 23, 2019 17:05:40
Dimitrios Kambouris/ Noam Galai/ Getty Images

Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux are currently promoting Lady and The Tramp. I can’t with some of these pictures of them on the carpet with their “characters”. It’s too much. Look at these faces! Look at Lady and the Tramp!  Full Story

Michael B Jordan: Baking and Campaigning

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2019 15:25:40 October 23, 2019 15:25:40

Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx, and Bryan Stevenson cover the new issue of Variety to promote the upcoming film Just Mercy based on Bryan’s work with the Equal Justice Initiative, a non-profit based in Alabama that “challenges poverty and racial injustice, advocates for equal treatment in the criminal justice system, and creates hope for marginalised communities”. Full Story

Selena loses Justin to love herself 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 23, 2019 14:00:28 October 23, 2019 14:00:28

Selena Gomez released her new song “Lose You To Love Me” last night. When Prem wrote about the rollout of this last week, he noted that there were some hints that it would be a love song – and speculated if we’d be hearing about Justin Bieber or The Weeknd. Full Story