Elaine "Lainey" Lui

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Elaine "Lainey" Lui is the founder and Editor of LaineyGossip.com, co-host of CTV's daytime talk show "The Social", and a reporter on CTV's "etalk". Lainey has covered the Red Carpet at the Oscars, SuperBowl XLII, Cannes and Toronto International Film Festivals, and other top tier events worldwide, and is regularly called upon by various media outlets including CNN, CBC, CTV News as one of Canada's top celebrity and pop culture experts. In 2014 Lainey became a best-selling author with her memoir "Listen to the Squawking Chicken".


Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Dear Gossips,

Duana, Kathleen, and I, along with a few other friends, are going to see Ms Lauryn Hill tonight. It’s The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th anniversary tour. And she’s playing here in Toronto on the Budweiser Stage, which is an amphitheatre.  Read Full Intro

Taylor Swift: the necklace and the new song

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2018 19:35:19 July 18, 2018 19:35:19
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Let’s recap:  Last Friday, Taylor was papped leaving her New York City apartment, like old times, with Gigi Hadid and other members of her squad. It’s been a while since we’ve seen this – there was a sleepover the night before, then they hit up her hometown, and then the girls were at her show that night. Full Story

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JLo at the All-Star Game

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2018 16:16:51 July 18, 2018 16:16:51
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Jennifer Lopez was with Alex Rodriguez at the MLB All-Star Game in DC last night. Look at her. She is unreal. It’s her birthday next week, she’s turning 49 years old. COME ON. I always love it when she wears a topknot. She always gets a topknot just right, she always gets the placement just right. Full Story

July 18, 2018 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2018 13:50:14 July 18, 2018 13:50:14

“Happiest Birthday to my dear friend Emily!! Em is a friend who shows up and shows her work at every turn. She never, ever forgets a birthday, anniversary, or special event in my life (or the lives of my daughters!). And she's not just kind, generous and beautiful, she's also crazy brilliant. Full Story

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Dear Gossips,

Thanks to those of you who have emailed and tweeted at me this thread about Queen Elizabeth’s brooches during Donald Trump’s visit to England last week. It’s how Her Majesty shows her work and this is something we talk a lot about on the Show Your Work podcast  Read Full Intro

Johnny Depp settles, Hollywood unchanged

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 17, 2018 15:29:43 July 17, 2018 15:29:43
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It was announced yesterday that Johnny Depp and The Management Group reached a settlement over the weekend after a mediation. In case you missed it, Johnny was suing TMG for $25 million alleging that they f-cked around with his finances. TMG countersued him, accusing him of besmirching their reputation when he was the one who was irresponsible with his own money and incontrollable about his spending. Full Story

Prince Harry & Royal Meghan keep up the schedule

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 17, 2018 13:58:34 July 17, 2018 13:58:34
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visited the Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition today at Southbank Centre in London to commemorate what would be Mandela’s 100th birthday (July 18). While at the exhibit, Harry and Meghan met with his granddaughter Zamaswazi Dlamani-Mandela. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex also meet Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter Zamaswazi Dlamini-Mandela @southbankcentre Full Story

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