Aubrey Plaza is the voice of Grumpy Cat, and more news to note
September 18th, 2014
06:00 PM ET

Aubrey Plaza is the voice of Grumpy Cat, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • We don't normally squee over casting news, but this is just perfect: Aubrey Plaza is going to be the voice of Grumpy Cat in Lifetime's live-action "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever." [THR]
  • In other Lifetime movie news, the network's biopic of Aaliyah will air November 15.
  • The stars were out on Wednesday at Coldplay's concert in L.A., and that included Chris Martin's rumored new girlfriend Jennifer Lawrence, who was said to be singing along to every song. [E!]
  • A Maryland math teacher just became the third person in the history of "Wheel of Fortune" to win $1 million. [Time]
  • Yes, Ben Affleck really did get kicked out of a casino for counting cards for a game of blackjack - and he's not ashamed to admit it. "I took some time to learn the game and became a decent blackjack player. And once I became decent, the casinos asked me not to play blackjack," he says in a new interview. [Details]

Filed under: While you were working
Lauren Conrad is Mrs. William Tell, and more news to note
September 17th, 2014
06:15 PM ET

Lauren Conrad is Mrs. William Tell, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • Lauren Conrad is a married woman. The former "Laguna Beach" and "The Hills" star tied the knot with William Tell on September 13, and new photos of the blushing bride have emerged. [Us Weekly]
  • But as one celebrity couple becomes one, a second might be falling apart: there's speculation that Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger are on the outs. [Daily Mail]
  • Have a seat and get a glass of water: There's someone on this planet who doesn't like "Frozen," and that someone is "The Big Bang Theory's" Mayim Bialik. [Mayim Bialik's blog]
  • Today, in Kimye, the still-going-strong duo are plotting on having another child. [E!]
  • Save this date in your newly updated iPhone: Bill Hader will be back to host "Saturday Night Live" on October 11 with singer Hozier as the musical guest. [RS]

Filed under: While you were working
Ryan Gosling may be a dad, and more news to note
September 16th, 2014
06:01 PM ET

Ryan Gosling may be a dad, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • We hope this is true, just to justify all of the heartbreak happening around the world right now. Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes have reportedly welcomed their first child together, a baby girl. [Us Weekly]
  • Normally we're not big fans of endless franchise sequels, but this reunion makes us want another "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" stat. Even better is star Amber Tamblyn's caption: "Brunch with my best b*****s." [USA Today]
  • Moving on to movies that really could get another installment: Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass are said to be in talks for a new "Bourne" sequel, and there's a "I Know What You Did Last Summer" reboot in the works. [Deadline/Film School Rejects]
  • Tom Hiddleston is going to star in the "King Kong" spinoff, "Skull Island," which means we're all now incredibly interested in what becomes of this movie. [EW]
  • The late Whitney Houston will release her first-ever live album in November. [MTV]

Filed under: While you were working
'SNL' adds featured player, and more news to note
September 15th, 2014
06:15 PM ET

'SNL' adds featured player, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • The only definite thing about the new season of "Saturday Night Live" is that nothing seems definite. The latest change is the addition of 20-year-old comedian Pete Davidson as a featured player. [Variety]
  • Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt know that all work and no play would make them a pair of very dull newlyweds. The couple's been spotted relaxing on a yacht off the coast of Malta, where they're filming their movie, "By the Sea." [Us Weekly]
  • But if you're dying to see what they've been up to on set, there are now three new exclusive photos. [EW]
  • This video here is proof that Ellen DeGeneres and Kristen Wiig needed to do a live "Frozen" sing-a-long tour, like yesterday.
  • We're applying that same speechlessness to Kanye's new haircut, too. [E!]
  • And just FYI: No, Lindsay Lohan did not handle Whitney Houston's body bag. [TMZ]

Filed under: While you were working
'Frozen' ride coming to Disney World, and more news to note
September 12th, 2014
06:30 PM ET

'Frozen' ride coming to Disney World, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • We're so glad that the cold doesn't bother us! Disney's adding a "Frozen" ride to its Disney World theme park. [EW]
  • Big Sean's latest song may or may not have been inspired by his breakup with Naya Rivera. [MTV]
  • Another reason you'll want to watch HBO's "On the Run" special? Nicki Minaj and Beyonce performing "***Flawless" together. [Vibe]
  • A "Saved By the Bell" musical? Why not? [HuffPost]
  • At last, we're getting a good look and Jennifer Lawrence's long-awaited movie with Bradley Cooper, "Serena."

Filed under: While you were working
'Gilmore Girls' coming to Netflix, and more news to note
September 11th, 2014
08:00 PM ET

'Gilmore Girls' coming to Netflix, and more news to note

Today's talk you might've missed:

  • Finally! "Gilmore Girls" is making its way to Netflix, all seven seasons of it. Excuse us while we block off binge-watching time in October. [Time]
  • Katie Holmes is moving into the director's chair. The actress is making her feature directorial debut with an adaptation of the book "All We Had." [THR]
  • There was a rumor going around that Iggy Azalea had a sex tape, but the rap star has vehemently denied it. [E!]
  • We're glad to hear that Kanye West is on the mend. The artist suffered a bad migraine in Australia and had to head to the hospital, but thankfully he's doing better. Can't have a sick Yeezus, can we? [TMZ]
  • "Miley Cyrus does Fashion Week in the Most Miley Cyrus Way Possible." Yep. Accurate. [HuffPost]

Filed under: While you were working
« newer posts    older posts »
Advertisement
About this blog

Our daily cheat-sheet for breaking celebrity news, Hollywood buzz and your pop-culture obsessions.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,949 other followers