Obamas Spotted at Harvard
Barack and Michelle Obama were spotted in Harvard Square as they were moving Malia into her dorm earlier this week. Onlookers spotted them grabbing a bite to eat at Harvest and later noticed them checking out the solar eclipse. Malia begins her freshman year this month after taking a gap year post-high school.
Lincoln Park Announces Fan Memorial for Chester
A month after Chester Bennington’s passing, his band mates from Lincoln Park announced that they are planning a public memorial for fans to remember the rocker. It will be taking place in Los Angeles, and they will be announcing further details soon.
Chainsmokers Perform at Wedding
The Chainsmokers performed at a friend’s wedding in Philly this weekend. So jealous. Drew went to Syracuse with the groom and was actually in the wedding party. Alex came along and the wedding band busted out Closer so everyone got in on singing the song, including the bride.
Beauty & the Best Coming to Netflix
Beauty and the Beast fans, get ready. It was announced that the live-action Disney film will be hitting Netflix September 19th. It was just released in March, and has brought in over $1.2B worldwide.
Demi Lovato Singing Anthem at Fight
Demi Lovato has been tapped to sing the national anthem at the Mayweather/McGregor fight this weekend. It’s kind of a perfect match, because not only does she train MMA at a gym in LA, but she also goes to UFC fights all the time. It’s going down on Saturday night.
Taylor Swift New Single Sounds… Different?
Taylor Swift’s new single, which is reportedly out on Friday, is apparently an overhaul of her sound. Insiders tell Us Weekly that it goes from soft to hard to soft again, and that the sound is a bit unusual for the Taylor we know. She’s apparently going to release the video later this week too.
Wahlberg & Diddy Place Fight Bets for Charity
Mark Wahlberg and Diddy have made another bet, just like they did for the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight in 2015. Mark lost that year. They’re going double or nothing this year, with Diddy still backing Mayweather, and it looks like the money is going to charity.
Ariana Grande & Seth MacFarlane Almost Get in an Accident
Carpool Karaoke kicked off last night on Apple Music, and Ariana Grande and Seth MacFarlane teamed up to sing some show tunes. They’re singing Suddenly Seymour, from one of my all-time favorite musicals, Little Shop of Horrors. And you hear Ariana curse and then they mess up – they almost got into a car accident.
Highest-Paid on TV … HOLY CRAP
Robert DeNiro, The Rock and the main cast of the Big Bang Theory have topped Variety’s list of TV’s highest-paid salaries. DeNiro is estimated to make $775,000 per episode for his upcoming project with Amazon, The Rock brings in about $650,000 per episode for his HBO show Ballers, and the cast of the Big Bang Theory pulls in $900,000 per episode. Ellen Degeneres, Judge Judy and Matt Lauer bring in $50, $47 and $25M – respectively and annually. BY THE WAY — Mark Wahlberg has topped Forbes’ list of the highest-paid actors, bringing in approximately $68M. Wahlberg beat out The Rock, who came in second with $65M, and Vin Diesel who came in third with just over $54M.
Snooki & J Woww Coming Back to TV
Snooki and J Woww are coming back to television. Along with that chick Drita from Mob Wives. VH1 is doing a show called Celebrity Shore. So. That sounds fun. It’s set to air in October.
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