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SAG Awards ‘ Red Carpet Fashion: Phil Dunster’s Dapper Look Includes a Chopard Timepiece!

On Sunday, April 4, 2021 actor Phil Dunster, nominated alongside his Ted Lasso castmates for Best Ensemble in a Comedy Series, posed for the 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards virtual red carpet wearing a timepiece by Chopard.     Notes from Phil Dunster from Instagram: Huge shout out to the entire squadron of people […] The post SAG Awards ‘ Red Carpet Fashion: Phil Dunster’s Dapper Look Includes a Chopard Timepiece! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
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How Leslie Jordan made it big: ‘If you want to get sober, try 27 days in county jail’

After starring in Will & Grace and American Horror Story, his life took a twist in lockdown and he became an Instagram superstar at 65. He discusses fame, fun and sharing a cell with Robert Downey JrFor a man of such diminutive stature – 4ft 11in in shoes – Leslie Jordan loves a tall tale. A cursory question at the start of our interview about where he is calling from, for example, results in this glorious flight of fancy: “I got on a bus in 1982, from the hills of Tennessee. I had $1,200 sewn i...
Tags: Television, Instagram, Celebrity, Film, Rihanna, Youtube, La, Social Media, US news, Karen, Culture, Digital Media, Television & radio, Tennessee, Jordan, Lily Allen


Celebrity video request site Cameo reaches unicorn status with $100M raise

Cameo, the celebrity video site you’re probably familiar with if you’ve celebrated a birthday in the last three years, announced this morning that it’s raised a $100M Series C. The round, which was led by Jonathan Turner with e.ventures, puts the site’s value at just north of $1 billion. Cameo has been building a good deal of steam in recent years, but the service is among those that managed to get a major boost amid the pandemic, as celebrities and normals alike suddenly found themselves with a...
Tags: Apps, Celebrity, Tech, Cameo, Jonathan Turner, Valor Equity Partners, Steven Galanis, Counterpoint Global Morgan Stanley, U S Cameo


Sharon Stone: cosmetic surgeon enlarged my breasts without consent

New memoir claims the actor has faced ill-treatment at the hands of doctors, the film industry and her own grandfatherSharon Stone had her breasts augmented without her consent during reconstructive surgery, the actor has claimed.Stone says she woke from a 2001 operation to reconstruct her breasts following the removal of benign tumours to find they had increased in size, because the doctor felt she “would look better with bigger, ‘better’ boobs”. Continue reading...
Tags: Books, Celebrity, Film, Life and style, Culture, Autobiography and memoir, Woody Allen, Stone, Sharon Stone, Biography books


Lizzo Shakes Things Up with a Great Vintage DayDreamer Tee .. and Does It on Instagram!

Lizzo just posted on her Instagram wearing DAYDREAMER!      The three-time Grammy winner shared a video dancing to Cardi B while wearing an exclusive tee from  DayDreamer’s upcoming Extended Sizing, or ES, collection that launched 2 days ago- March 23, 2021. The ES line will offer 12 classic DAYDREAMER styles available in sizes 1X-3X and retailing from […] The post Lizzo Shakes Things Up with a Great Vintage DayDreamer Tee .. and Does It on Instagram! first appeared on LA-Story.com. ...
Tags: Photos, Videos, Music, Featured, Instagram, Celebrity, Shopping, Entertainment, California, Women, Lifestyle, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green


Britney Spears asks for father to be removed from running personal affairs

Singer has requested change of ‘care manager’ but father Jamie will retain role in her financesBritney Spears has petitioned for her father to be permanently removed from overseeing her personal affairs in the conservatorship that has governed her life since 2008.Spears’ conservatorship consists of two parts: her finances and her personal life. Jamie Spears temporarily stepped back from managing the latter in September 2019 owing to health issues, but retained control over her finances. Continue...
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Psst! Did you hear about the star who took her dog for a walk?!

Forget sex and drugs: today’s hottest celebrity stories are far more humdrum. Here’s how gossip was replaced by anti-gossipName: Anti-gossip.Age: New. Continue reading...
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Hollywood Down Under: stars flock from US to film in Covid-free Australia

Blessed with sunny weather, diverse locations and a ready-made film industry, Sydney and the Gold Coast have become movie powerhousesOn a warmish Wednesday evening early in the year, Paul Mescal was celebrating his birthday and everybody seemed to know. The Irish actor, famous for his neckchain and his leading role in Normal People, was in Sydney, Australia, for a new film, and the word was spreading. He was photographed running in Centennial Park. He was sighted at Tamarama Beach. He popped int...
Tags: Celebrity, Film, Australia, US, World news, Australia news, Film Industry, Culture, Sydney, Canberra, Gold Coast, Sydney Australia, Centennial Park, Tamarama Beach, COVID, Paul Mescal


Afro Influencers: how agency for Italy's black Tiktokkers is challenging prejudices

Social media influencers of African origin have banded together, using ‘fun activism’ to make their voice heardWhen Aida Diouf Mbengue made her debut on TikTok in 2019, it was partly to show solidarity with a Moroccan classmate who was being mocked for her dance clips on the social media app, but also to challenge prejudices.The 15-second sketch features Mbengue, who was born in Senegal and has lived in Bergamo, northern Italy, since the age of three, wearing her hijab on a street and looking at...
Tags: Europe, Business, Instagram, Celebrity, Youtube, Africa, Senegal, Life and style, Society, Italy, Black Lives Matter Movement, Bergamo, Tiktok, Diouf Mbengue, Mbengue


'Fun activism': how agency for Italy's black Tiktokkers is confronting prejudices

Social media influencers of African origin have banded together, using ‘fun activism’ to make their voice heardWhen Aida Diouf Mbengue made her debut on TikTok in 2019, it was partly to show solidarity with a Moroccan classmate who was being mocked for her dance clips on the social media app, but also to challenge prejudices.The 15-second sketch features Mbengue, who was born in Senegal and has lived in Bergamo, northern Italy, since the age of three, wearing her hijab on a street and looking at...
Tags: Europe, Business, Instagram, Celebrity, Youtube, Africa, Senegal, Life and style, Society, Italy, Black Lives Matter Movement, Bergamo, Tiktok, Diouf Mbengue, Mbengue


Allen v Farrow is pure PR. Why else would it omit so much? | Hadley Freeman

The new HBO documentary in which Mia and Dylan Farrow revisit their 1992 allegation against Woody Allen claims to be an even-handed investigation. But its failure to present the facts makes it feel more like activism “HBO Doc About Woody Allen & Mia Farrow Ignores Mia’s 3 Dead Kids, Her Child Molester Brother, Other Family Tragedies” was the headline on one US showbiz site, above its review of the four-part documentary, Allen v Farrow, about the continuing battle between Woody Allen and Mia Farr...
Tags: Family, Hbo, Television, Celebrity, Film, US, Life and style, Society, Culture, Television & radio, US television, Woody Allen, Michael Jackson, Mia, Mia Farrow, Allen


Allen v Farrow is pure PR. Why else would it omit so much?

The new HBO documentary in which Mia and Dylan Farrow revisit their 1992 allegation against Woody Allen claims to be an even-handed investigation. But its failure to present the facts makes it feel more like activism “HBO Doc About Woody Allen & Mia Farrow Ignores Mia’s 3 Dead Kids, Her Child Molester Brother, Other Family Tragedies” was the headline on one US showbiz site, above its review of the four-part documentary, Allen v Farrow, about the continuing battle between Woody Allen and Mia Farr...
Tags: Family, Hbo, Television, Celebrity, Film, US, Life and style, Society, Culture, Television & radio, US television, Woody Allen, Michael Jackson, Mia, Mia Farrow, Allen


Taylor Swift rebukes Netflix over 'deeply sexist' joke about her love life

The pop star accused sitcom Ginny & Georgia of ‘degrading hardworking women’ with outdated attempts at humourTaylor Swift has criticised the Netflix sitcom Ginny & Georgia for making a “deeply sexist” joke about her dating history.In a scene where the mother and daughter characters argue about relationship, Ginny tells her mother: “You go through men faster than Taylor Swift.” Continue reading...
Tags: Music, Television, Media, Taylor Swift, Celebrity, Relationships, Women, Netflix, Culture, Pop and rock, Television & radio, Ginny, Ginny Georgia


Lady Gaga's bulldogs returned unharmed after kidnapping

Dogs were dropped off at a police station in Los Angeles, while dog walker shot in the attack is recoveringTwo French bulldogs belonging to Lady Gaga that were stolen at gunpoint earlier this week have been recovered unharmed, police in Los Angeles have said.A woman brought the dogs to the LAPD’s Olympic community police station on Friday evening, said Jonathan Tippett, commanding officer of the robbery-homicide division. Continue reading...
Tags: Celebrity, Los Angeles, World news, US news, Lady Gaga, Lapd, Jonathan Tippett


How the wellness and influencer crowd served conspiracies to the masses

A distrust of traditional institutions saw wellness advocates find common ground with QAnon during the pandemic – and soften their message for the mainstream• How governments were left playing catch-up on misinformationIn August last year, Matt Lawson, a Melbourne-based conspiracy theorist and anti-5G activist linked to the group that helped organise the city’s anti-lockdown protests last year, held one of his regular YouTube gabfests.The guests were mostly the usual crowd. The former celebrity ...
Tags: Health, Celebrity, US, Life and style, Australia news, Alternative Medicine, Health & wellbeing, Vaccines and immunisation, Melbourne, Donald Trump, Far Right, Matt Lawson, Pete Evans, QAnon, Coronavirus


Billie Eilish granted restraining order against alleged stalker

In legal documents, Eilish said the man had caused her ‘emotional injury’, including fear for the safety of herself and her familyBillie Eilish has been granted a restraining order against an alleged stalker who she says camps outside her family home in Los Angeles and throws “extremely disturbing” letters on to their property, according to documents obtained by NBC News. Related: Billie Eilish talks to younger Billie Eilish – with both wisdom and wit Continue reading...
Tags: Music, Celebrity, Los Angeles, World news, US news, Culture, Pop and rock, Billie Eilish, Eilish, NBC News Related


Britney Spears: another pop princess trapped in a man-made fairytale

One contributor is notably absent from the new film about Britney: herself. But from Rihanna to Beyoncé to Taylor Swift, female stars have always struggled to tell their storiesIn the closing song of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton, we are invited to ponder the question: “Who lives, who dies, who tells your story?” It is a powerful message about legacy and ownership, as relevant to any modern public figure as it is about one of America’s founding fathers.I think about this lyric whenever my mind s...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Celebrity, Rihanna, America, Jay-z, Mental Health, Culture, Feminism, Amy Winehouse, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda


Priyanka Chopra Jonas on overcoming insecurities, dealing with loss, and her best career advice

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Courtesy Dan Schawbel Dan Schawbel is a bestselling author, speaker, and host of the "5 Questions with Dan Schawbel" podcast. In a recent episode, he spoke with award-winning actor and producer Priyanka Chopra Jones. Chopra Jones shared how she overcomes insecurities and relied on loved ones after her father's death.   Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Priyanka Chopra Jonas is a multi-award-winning actor and producer and one of the most ...
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Britney Spears: will the princess of pop finally find freedom?

I followed the singer’s ups and downs since her first hit as a 16-year-old. Now a new documentary has highlighted how harshly she has been treatedThe first time I interviewed Britney Spears she was 16: an instant, overnight superstar on account of her just-dropped single ... Baby One More Time. This was 1998 so I asked her about the other biggest story of the day – the affair between Bill Clinton and White House intern Monica Lewinsky.“I just think the president is a very decent man,” she began ...
Tags: Music, Celebrity, White House, Life and style, Culture, Pop and rock, Bill Clinton, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Focus, Monica Lewinsky


Perfect storm: have the influencers selling a dream lost their allure?

Social media stars, already under fire for trips to Dubai in lockdown, are now involved in a row over Instagram postsMakeup artist Sasha Louise Pallari started her hashtag #filterdrop in summer 2020. A social media campaign to discourage influencers promoting beauty products by using filters to exaggerate their effect, it paid off last week when the Advertising Standards Authority banned two tanning brands from using misleading filters on Instagram Stories. The ruling means that in future all us...
Tags: Business, UK, Media, Instagram, Celebrity, Advertising, Social Media, Life and style, Culture, Digital Media, Dubai, Advertising Standards Authority, Anderson, Kathy Burke, Priti Patel, Maura Higgins


Mariah Carey sued by sister Alison for 'emotional distress' arising from memoir

Alison Carey describes Mariah as ‘heartless, vicious’ in lawsuit following pop star’s publication of The Meaning of Mariah Carey in 2020Mariah Carey is being sued by her older sister for “emotional distress” stemming from the singer’s 2020 memoir The Meaning of Mariah Carey.Alison Carey’s lawsuit was filed with the New York County supreme court last Monday, and calls for at least $1.25m (£1.1m) in damages. Alison accuses Mariah of “heartless, vicious, vindictive, despicable and totally unnecessa...
Tags: Books, Music, Celebrity, Life and style, US news, Culture, Pop and rock, R&B, Autobiography and memoir, Mariah, Mariah Carey, Alison, Carey, New York County, Alison Carey, Mariah Carey Alison Carey


'I document America's strange beauty': the photography of My Name is Earl's Jason Lee

He played a redemption-seeking redneck on TV, but lately the actor has found solace off-screen, travelling with his camera. He talks about slackers, the Mallrats sequel and breezing into one-horse townsJason Lee knew he was in trouble when he stepped on the set. The year was 1992, Sonic Youth were at their peak and he was starring as a doomed skateboarder in their latest video. As a music obsessed, pro skateboarder with acting aspirations, he felt he had a point to prove. To add more pressure, i...
Tags: Art, Books, Photography, Celebrity, Film, Religion, America, Life and style, World news, US news, Culture, Art and design, Robert De Niro, Scientology, Spike Jonze, Kevin Smith


The Capote Tapes: inside the scandal ignited by Truman's explosive final novel

He partied with high society America but caused outrage when he spilled their secrets. Ebs Burnough talks us through his new film about Answered Prayers – the ‘smart, salacious’ novel Capote never finishedWhen Truman Capote died in 1984, he left the remains of a novel he had been hatching for nearly two decades, and talking about for almost as long. Answered Prayers, the story of a budding writer screwing his way through polite society, was intended to be Capote’s most explosive achievement. He ...
Tags: Books, Celebrity, Film, Fiction, America, Life and style, Society, Culture, Sexuality, Essays, People Magazine, Truman Capote, Tiffany, Esquire, Truman, Gloria Vanderbilt


Calling all billionaires: here’s how to keep your superyacht Covid-free

As the rich and famous isolate on the seas, a new catamaran is designed to keep the virus out Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIt is a problem not many us have to consider: how to ensure your multimillion dollar superyacht remains a coronavirus-free zone despite taking on board crew from around the world.But for the billionaire owners of floating luxury homes there is now a solution – a very expensive one, naturally. An Australian naval architecture firm is launching a...
Tags: Celebrity, Life and style, UK News, World news, Australia news, Luxury goods sector, Luxury Travel, Shipping Industry, Coronavirus


Covid: UK influencers scramble to justify exotic getaways

Stung by scepticism over ‘luxury business trips’ in a pandemic, influencers in Dubai are touting their ‘hard graft’In ordinary times influencers posting from Dubai go out of their way to show you what a good time they are having. In Covid’s latest cruel reversal, they are now doing everything they can to show that they are working their socks off.With a rising number of cases leading the UK to announce that the United Arab Emirates would be removed from its travel corridor list from Tuesday, Bri...
Tags: Reality TV, UK, Media, Celebrity, Advertising, Social Media, World news, Digital Media, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, COVID


'Hard graft': UK influencers scramble to justify exotic getaways in pandemic

Stung by scepticism over ‘luxury business trips’ in a pandemic, influencers in Dubai are touting their ‘hard graft’In ordinary times influencers posting from Dubai go out of their way to show you what a good time they are having. In Covid’s latest cruel reversal, they are now doing everything they can to show that they are working their socks off.With a rising number of cases leading the UK to announce that the United Arab Emirates would be removed from its travel corridor list from Tuesday, Bri...
Tags: Reality TV, UK, Media, Celebrity, Advertising, Social Media, World news, Digital Media, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, COVID


Bring back Samantha! Can Sex and the City work without its greatest character?

The stars of the hit show are reprising their roles in a spin-off series – but fan favourite Kim Cattrall will not be appearingName: Samantha.Age: 64. Not your 64. Hollywood 64. Call it 48. Continue reading...
Tags: Hollywood, Celebrity, Film, Culture, Cynthia Nixon, Sex And The City, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Sex and the City 2, Samantha Can Sex, Samantha Age


'I did hate TV': Selina Scott on Trump, Prince Andrew, Frank Bough and the BBC

She was one of television’s biggest names, before giving it all up to live on a farm. She talks about her friendship with Princess Diana, the horror of tabloid harassment – and the extraordinary sexism she facedSelina Scott has come in from the cold. She lights a fire and makes herself a cup of tea – black, no sugar. The former “golden girl” of the BBC lives on a farm in North Yorkshire with a couple of dogs, a handful of rare belted galloway cattle, a waddle of ducks and swans, and the odd otte...
Tags: Television, Media, Nbc, Celebrity, Women, Newspapers & magazines, Bbc, Culture, Television & radio, Yorkshire, Diana, Cbs, North Yorkshire, Sexual Harassment, Trump, Scott


Hilaria Baldwin speaks out amid accusations she faked being Spanish

Baldwin accuses critics of ‘misrepresenting’ her, and addresses her background and that cucumber ‘brain fart’ incident Hilaria Baldwin has accused critics of “misrepresenting” her amid allegations she spent years faking being Spanish.Speaking out in a New York Times interview on Wednesday, Baldwin addressed the controversy surrounding her heritage after it emerged she was born in Boston, not Spain, and was originally named Hillary. Continue reading...
Tags: Celebrity, Film, Boston, Spain, Life and style, US news, Culture, New York Times, Alec Baldwin, Baldwin, Hillary Continue, Hilaria Baldwin


Robin's Wish review – sad salute to a master comedian

This warm documentary about Robin Williams reveals how much he was loved by those who knew himWhen Robin Williams died in 2014 at the age of 63, the tabloids filled in the blanks. The front pages speculated on the return of his well-documented demons: Williams had a history of depression, alcohol addiction and cocaine use. Then came the postmortem, revealing that actually he’d been suffering from an undiagnosed degenerative brain disease, Lewy body dementia. Which explained his symptoms in last...
Tags: Health, Comedy, Celebrity, Film, Robin Williams, Life and style, Society, Mental Health, Culture, Williams, Dementia, Robin, Susan, Lewy, Susan Schneider, Documentary films