Maria Tallarico

[email protected]

Maria spent 7 years as a managing editor of a digital women's magazine and has used that expertise to analyze the intersection of celebrity and lifestyle as an entertainment writer. Beyond LaineyGossip, her work has appeared in Cosmopolitan, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, Salon, Flare and HuffPost. She's also a frequent guest contributor on CTV Morning Live Vancouver.

Celebrity Social Media, February 20, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at February 20, 2019 18:49:00 February 20, 2019 18:49:00
Amy Sussman/ Stefanie Keenan/ JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX/ Frazer Harrison/ Getty Images

Ben Stiller reposted this from Ethan Hawke, and then Ethan commented, “There’s no secret handshake. There’s an IQ prerequisite, but no handshake.” Underrated line. It’s interesting to imagine where these characters would be today (not that I’m asking for a reboot or sequel), but Troy would definitely be all over Instagram, right? And Michael would work at a private equity firm that invests in tech start-ups. 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
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

Celebrity Social Media, February 18, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at February 18, 2019 19:13:39 February 18, 2019 19:13:39
Old Boy's Club/ MediaPunch/ BACKGRID

The Beckhams were on display at Victoria’s London Fashion Week show, including Harper’s bob, which Anna Wintour must have loved. After the show, the kids horsed around with hair extensions backstage, then family went for lunch with her parents and sister and David’s mum, along with all of the kids, including Brooklyn’s girlfriend Hana Cross. Full Story

View All 10 Photos

Miranda Lambert: Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under?

Maria Posted by Maria at February 18, 2019 16:01:44 February 18, 2019 16:01:44
DJDM/ WENN, Instagram/ Busy Phillips

There’s messy, and then there’s Miranda Lambert. This woman is a hurricane. Last week, Lainey mentioned that Miranda had a salad tossing (no double entendre intended) incident at a Nashville steakhouse. She got very fired up because someone insulted her “friend.” In the TMZ video Full Story

Celebrity Social Media, February 15, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at February 15, 2019 18:17:58 February 15, 2019 18:17:58

Christmastime is when Mimi expends all of her energy – I imagine she spends most of January recovering in some kind of hyperbaric skinny chamber. That’s why her Valentine’s Day is so subdued. How do we even know this photo was specifically taken for Valentine’s Day? Lounging in a red dress while being stroked by a red rose is a regular Tuesday morning for her. Full Story

Celebrity Social Media, February 14, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at February 14, 2019 20:17:10 February 14, 2019 20:17:10

Valentine’s Day has always been a performative holiday and social media has only enhanced that. Today there are two kinds of people: the ones who wear red in earnest and the ones who scroll through Instagram muttering “give me a f-cking break.” Sam Smith, who I suspected would be the former, is actually the latter. Full Story

It’s Jesse Pinkman, Bitch

Maria Posted by Maria at February 14, 2019 14:35:52 February 14, 2019 14:35:52

When the news about a Breaking Bad movie came out, we decided to hold off until there was information on the cast, because what is Breaking Bad without Walt and Jesse? We now have more info, with reports that the series will move forward as a film with Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman in– it is a sequel. Full Story