Ben Affleck Donating Weinstein Residuals
Ben Affleck has announced he will be donating all of his residuals from his films that were backed by Harvey Weinstein, which includes Good Will Hunting. Ben said he took a cue from his friend Kevin Smith who vowed the same. Ben himself has come under fire from many in Hollywood for his own actions.
George Clooney: I’m Too Old & Rich to be a Heartthrob
George Clooney said he’s done acting as the heart throb guy who gets the girl in the movies, because he’s old. And also, because he’s rich… he said acting used to be how he paid the rent, but he sold his tequila company for a billion f-ing dollars, so he doesn’t need the money. He just does passion projects now.
Johnny Depp Might Lose his Houses
Johnny Depp is reportedly in danger of losing five of his houses. They were put up as collateral for a loan that he’s since stopped paying. The loan was from his management group TMG, which fronted him $5M in order to avoid public embarrassment. Johnny is in a public battle against TMG, claiming that they mishandled his money.
Taylor, Katy & Harry up for Victoria’s Secret Show
Reports are swirling that Taylor Swift, Harry Styles and Katy Perry will be performing at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Katy and Taylor have had a longtime feud. The show will take place in Shanghai on November 20th.
Ryan Seacrest Announces Idol Dates
Speaking of Katy Perry… Ryan Seacrest revealed yesterday that American Idol’s reboot will premiere on Sunday, March 11th on ABC. It will be two hours, and Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie will be starring as hosts.
Kimye Sells House for $17.8M
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have sold their Bel Air mansion for a solid $17.8M. They bought the property back in 2013 for a mere $9M. Must be nice. It’s the most expensive sale ever in the Bel-Air Crest community. Meanwhile, Kim and Kanye are moving into their Hidden Hills house that they’ve been renovating for several years.
Sia Outs Naked Photos Before Seller Can
Some disgusting a-hole is trying to sell naked photos of Sia that were definitely taken without her permission… so she took to Twitter yesterday and wrote “save your money, here it is for free. everyday is christmas!” which of course is also a nod to her new Christmas album.
Drake Previews New Song
Drake gave us a preview of an upcoming song while he was performing in New Zealand the other day.
T.Swift’s Legal Team Coming for Media?
Taylor Swift is coming under fire for having her legal team reach out to a bunch of publications and strongly suggest that they take down stories that don’t show her in a positive light. For example, someone wrote about how quiet she is when it comes to criticizing white supremacists… so her people were like, nope — take it down. And now the ACLU is involved. Anyway, a ton of other writers are sharing their stories about her legal team doing the same to them. One lady was asked to change the cover photo of an article about celebrity feuds which featured Katy and Taylor.
Weinstein Hired Spies to Silence Victims?
Harvey Weinstein reportedly hired intelligence agencies to spy on his accusers, and the journalists who might tell their story, in an effort prevent anyone from outing him. His rep denies the allegations.
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