Loren's LoDown 6/28/18: Scarlett Johansson Claps Back at Tom Cruise Claims

She says she did not audition to be his girlfriend.

June 28, 2018
Scarlett Johansson

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Joe Jackson Dies 

Joe Jackson, the controversial father of Janet and Michael and the rest of the famous family, passed away yesterday at the age of 89. He had terminal cancer. He reportedly died in hospice care and some of his children and grandchildren were at his bedside. 

 

Kanye Sells Apartment, Loses Money 

Kanye West sold an apartment of his in New York for $3M, and it went to a neighbor who already lives in the building. Kanye had originally combined two different apartments -- a 2 bedroom and a studio -- for $3.14M and also put money into it, so this neighbor got a steal. 

 

Sam Smith Breaks Up with Boyfriend 

Sam Smith has reportedly broken up with his boyfriend after nine months. Which I think means good things in the end, because he said he writes the best when he's dealing with heartbreak. 

 

Scarlett Johansson did NOT Audition to be Tom Cruise's Girlfriend 

One of Tom Cruise's former security guards was on the Today Show and said that Scarlett Johansson once auditioned to be Tom Cruise's girlfriend. And she's NOT having it. She responded "the very idea of any person auditioning to be in a relationship is so demeaning. I refuse for anyone to spread the idea that I lack the integrity to choose my own relationships." 

 

Cardi B & Offset Have Baby Shower 

Cardi B and Offset had their baby shower the other day, and it was titled "Bardi Shower: A Bronx Fairytale." It was basically like a massive party. Not a baby shower at all. And if all of my friends had baby showers like this, I would actually want to go to them. 

 

Ariana & Pete Sing Karaoke 

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson celebrated her 25th birthday by singing karaoke together. They sang Evanescence "Bring Me to Life." -- Pete did the lovely backing vocals. 

 

Demi Lovato Thanks Fans 

Demi Lovato posted a message to her fans yesterday on social media, saying "to my fans, my family, and my supporters, the ones who never left me, you are my light. I am forever grateful." This is obviously in reference to her breaking her sobriety and the release of her song Sober last week. 

 

Julia Roberts on Instagram 

Julia Roberts is on Instagram. She follows no one, and already has a quarter of a million followers. For her description, she simply wrote "human." Julia's first picture is herself sitting next to a tree with the simple caption "hello" with the sun emoji. 

 

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