Ellen Page spoke about Jussie Smollett after going viral for her thoughts on the alleged crime back before the new developments, JustJared.com noted. The actress penned a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter, writing, in part, "The conversation around Jussie Smollett has led us to to examine violence and its implications and aftermath. and public debate about the case and await more information, we must not lose sight of the very real, endemic violence that LGBTQ + people, people of color and other underrepresented communities face every day. "
RadarOnline.com has learned that Vogue editor Anna Wintour's former friend Isaac Mizrahi has accused her of body-shaming him. In his new memoir, I.M., Mizrahi ripped the lid off of his 30-year long friendship with Wintour, claiming that Wintour is often poked at his weight. Despite the painful memories, Mizrahi endured in his professional and personal relationships with Wintour.
Musician Annie Lennox-known as half of the pop duo Eurythmics as a successful solo artist in her own right-will bring her personal possessions to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary art. Titled "Now I Let You Go", "the exhibition, which will open May 25, will feature a towering earthen that will spill across two galleries. Various objects selected by Lennox-memorabilia, found objects and personal effects-will be buried in the dirt as a rumination on the inevitability of death. On May 25, the singer will also perform at the museum in celebration of its 20th anniversary; visit https://massmoca.org/event/annie-lennox/.
The movie Cruel Intentions will be back in theaters for its 20th anniversary for one week only starting March 22, according to a Sony Pictures press release.This version of Dangerous Liaisons stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, Selma Blair and Joshua Jackson .
Janet Jackson announced her Las Vegas residency, Metamorphosis, according to Billboard.com. The show will be set up at the Park Theater at the MGM resort park beginning May 17; The 15-year run is now slated to run through Aug. 10. A statement said the show will feature "electrifying visuals, explosive dance numbers, chart-topping hits and fan favorites deep cuts" as well as "a special 30-year anniversary celebration of her ground-breaking album Rhythm Nation. "
On April 19, the vinyl, half-speed master release of the Scissor Sisters eponymous 2004 album, by UMe / Polydor, will take place, according to a press release. It was the best-selling album of 2004 in the United Kingdom, where it went nine-times platinum. Scissor Sisters formed in New York in the early 2000s with Jake Shears and Ana Matronic on vocals, multi-instrumentalist Babydaddy, Del Marquis on guitar lead / bass and Randy Real (who replaced Paddy Boom) on drums. Grammy-nominated and chart-topping disc version of "Comfortably Numb" and a 2004 debut album.
Ben J. Pierce has been cast as the lead in Glamorous-the first U.S. TV show with a non-conforming gender protagonist, NewNowNext.com noted. Desperate Housewives alum Eva Longoria will direct the pilot. Pierce, 20, has been cast as Marcos, a gender non-conforming high school graduate who has been interning at a cosmetics company whose products have been panned on YouTube, according to Deadline.
Barbra Streisand snubbed A Star Is Born at the Oscars by choosing to instead introduces Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman as a nominee for Best Picture, Page Six stated. After she starred in the 1976 version of A Star Is Born, she won the Oscar for Best Original Song for "Evergreen" -the same award "Lady Gaga" with her current hit, "Shallow." Streisand adored Lee's latest, tweeting in May, "I just saw an amazing film-it's so brilliant and so timely!" and then plugged the film again when it was released in August. (She also likes the newest A Star Is Born.)
Call Me By Your Name Director Luca Guadagnino will co-write HBO miniseries tentatively titled We Are Who We Are, Gay Star News noted. The eight-part drama will follow two teens embarking on a self-discovery one summer in an Italian military base. Fraser is actually missing his friend from the house, Mark, while also developing an innocent romantic connection with an older soldier named Jason. "
The Michigan House Transportation Committee will be unanimously approved for the first time in Detroit – better known as the Lodge for the late singer Aretha Franklin, Detroit Free Press noted. Franklin's niece Sabrina Garrett Owens told the committee that her aunt would be "ecstatic and filled with joy" by the designation. The stretch of M-10, beginning at the intersection with Livernois Avenue and extending south to the intersection with I-94, would be known as the "Aretha L. Franklin Memorial Highway."
As Cher prepares to return to Las Vegas for her "Classic Cher" engagement at the Las Vegas' Park Theater at MGM, six new shows have been added to the press release stated. The additional show dates, scheduled Aug. 21-Sept. 1- will go on sale to the public beginning Friday, March 8, at 10 a.m. PT. Tickets can be purchased at ParkTheaterLV.com or Ticketmaster.com.
The Anthony Bourdain is a food-and-wine chef who grew up in Leonia. , MarketWatch.com noted. New Jersey Assemblyman Paul Moriarty first introduced the idea for an official Anthony Bourdain Food Trail in honor of 2018, shortly after Bourdain's death June 8.
Luke Perry died after massive stroke Feb. 27, Deadline.com reported. The 52-year-old starred as Archie's dad, Fred Andrews, on Riverdale, and had been shooting episodes recently in L.A. on the Warner Bros. lot. Perry's medical crisis coincidentally struck on the very same day Fox announced it will reboot Beverly Hills, 90210-the show on which he shot to fame, playing Dylan McKay. Riverdale has temporarily shut down production.
Drummer Andy Anderson-best known for his stint with The Cure-has died at 68, EW.com noted. Anderson announced his terminal cancer diagnosis on Facebook only recently, writing, "I have Terminal 4 Cancer, and there's no way of returning from that, it's totally covering the inside of my body, and I'm totally fine and aware of my situation I've gone for a no resuscitation. "
The Jonas Brothers have announced their return to music, in a press release. Their first comeback "Sucker" has been released. As part of their resurgence, The Jonas Brothers have launched a special week-long takeover of The Late Late Show with James Corden.
After five years, actor Zachary Fifth and model Miles McMillan have gone their separate ways, JustJared.com reported. "They amicably split earlier this year," a source told People. Oscars parties: Fifth attended the Vanity Fair party while McMillan stopped by Elton John's event.
Toxicology report is underway for Hollywood legend Clark Gable's grandson and Cheaters co-host Clark Gable III, who died recently at age 30, noted Radar Online. His body was discovered Feb. 22 inside the Dallas home he shared with his girlfriend. Radar previously reported that Gable had a history of drug abuse before and passed away. His longtime ex-girlfriend, Heather Chadwell, said she was with him, he "would disappear for days on end."
Oprah Winfrey is a woman who is accustomed to the late Michael Jackson of sexual abuse in the new documentary, Leaving Neverland, People.com noted. In the documentary, Wade Robson, 36, and James Safechuck, 40, alleges Jackson repeatedly molested them as boys. March 3-the talk-show host said that after watching the documentary she called the film's director and producer, Dan Reed, to say that he had succeeded in illustrating what 217 episodes of The Oprah Winfrey Show over 25 years.
Fresh from his Academy Award win for Bohemian Rhapsody, Rami Malek is set to sign up as the lead villain in Bond 25, the much-delayed new 007 film that is two to be Daniel Craig's last outing in the role, The Guardian noted. Robot-the TV series in which he plays a computer hacker with an anxiety disorder-that he was unable to do both . Now, however, it appears he will be accommodated.
Crews Churchill's A Speaking of Daniel Craig, a one-night-only benefit reading on March 10th at the New York Theater Workshop's 40th anniversary, Deadline noted. Craig-set for the upcoming installation of the Bond movie franchise Bond 25-appeared in the world premiere London production of A Number in 2002.
Ryan Seacrest Kelly and Ryan, Kelly Ripa and co-host Ryan Seacrest were discussing the importance of texting before you FaceTime them when Ripa revealed that she had "lived that nightmare," People.com noted. She then revealed herself with FaceTimed with Bravo's Andy Cohen while she was naked in a locker room. But it turned out when Ripa answered.
Speaking of Cohen, the Watch What Happens Live host has been spotted on dating apps Scruff and Grindr-even after adopting a few weeks ago, Page Six noted. "He uses a picture of his chest as his main image and refers to himself as 'Coach Taylor,'" to Friday Night Lights reference, a source said. Cohen revealed to Ellen DeGeneres last year that was kicked off Grindr because the app thought he was an impersonator.
With his new role as a Negative Man in DC's Doom Patrol, Matt Bomer is bringing positive results to the world of superheroes, NewNowNext.com noted. In the comics, Bomer's character, Larry Trainor, is shown to be a military test. However, while there's no queer undertone in the comics, the TV version has a lover secretly on base-even though he had a wife and two boys waiting for him back home.
Lance Bass is developing a road-trip comedy film about two girls who devoutly followed NSYNC on the band's final tour, Page Six noted. "It's a really fun story about these girls who win at Winnebago on" The Randomly Happened, "Bass, a member of NSYNC, told Variety. The band is adapting the project through his eponymous production company, which is about to hit the SXSW film festival with the documentary The Boy Band With: The Lou Pearlman Story.
Former Today host Tamron Hall announced on social media that she is 32 weeks pregnant with her first child and that she's married to a man named Steven, ExtraTV.com noted. Hall shared video showing her baby bump while dancing to "Baby Shark." She told followers, "I'm about to be a mommy shark very soon." Also, Hall will debut her new syndicated daytime talk show, Tamron Hall, on Sept. 19.
Moon Lauren Velez, one of the core cast members of the original 1990s Dick Wolf cop drama New York Undercover, is set to reprise her role as Nina Moreno in the series reboot, which has a pilot order at ABC, Deadline.com noted. Velez is joining another "Undercover" alum, star Malik Yoba, who will again play J.C. Williams like in the original series.
German site Ratiopharm Arena canceled its contract with the organizer of an R. Kelly after the R & B was starred in the United States with sexually abusing four people, including Billboard.com noted. Ratiopharm Arena wrote "We regret the fans" to understand the possible reimbursement of their tickets.