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6:45 PM ET, February 8, 2019


 Top News: 
Lesley Goldberg / Hollywood Reporter:
‘Walking Dead’ Shocker: Danai Gurira to Exit (Exclusive)  —  The ‘Black Panther’ star will depart the AMC zombie drama that helped her skyrocket to fame in season 10.  —  Danai Gurira, the breakout star of AMC's The Walking Dead, is exiting the series.  —  Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter …
Discussion: Us Weekly, The Wrap, POPSUGAR and TV Tattle
Kirsten Acuna / INSIDER:   ‘The Walking Dead’ showrunner and executive producer weigh in on Danai Gurira's possible return next season
Gregory Katz / Associated Press:
From ‘Tom Jones’ to ‘Skyfall’: star Albert Finney dies at 82  —  LONDON (AP) — Albert Finney, the charismatic Academy Award-nominated British actor who starred in films from “Tom Jones” to “Skyfall,” has died.  He was 82.  —  Finney's family said Friday that he “passed away peacefully …
Discussion: Fox News and The Wrap
Dina Lohan Reveals She Has Never Met Her Boyfriend of 5 Years: 'I'm Going to Marry Him'  —  Lohan admitted that she's been talking to a “special someone” on the phone for 5 years.  Problem is?  They've never met in real life  —  FB  —  Dina Lohan is in love — with a man she has never met or even FaceTimed!
‘Fiji Water Girl’ Countersued by Fiji with Fierce Clapback  —  The “Fiji Water Girl” is full of herself and, instead of turning on the company that made her famous, she should have just enjoyed it and honored her contract ... that's how Fiji sees it, anyway.
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Ian Mohr / Page Six:   Fiji Water fires back at ‘Fiji Water Girl’ with countersuit
Jodi Guglielmi /
Jennie Garth and Dave Abrams Call Off Their Divorce: 'They're Very Happy'  —  Jennie Garth and Dave Abrams are working on their marriage  —  Less than a year after filing for divorce, Jennie Garth and her husband Dave Abrams have reconciled.  —  “They have been working hard on their relationship …
Daniel Goldblatt / The Blast:
Jennie Garth's Husband Withdraws Divorce Petition
Discussion: Us Weekly and Page Six
Richard Kay / Daily Mail:
Like Princess Diana, I fear that Meghan may be playing with fire by allowing friends to speak for her  —  Ever since he went public - just before Christmas - to complain about his ‘controlling’ daughter and how she had ‘ghosted’ him while also begging the Queen to help heal their rift …
Discussion: Cele|bitchy
Simon Perry /
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Walk the Red Carpet Hand-in-Hand for Special Awards Night
Justin Moran / PAPER:
Katy Perry: Outside the Box  —  Katy Perry has college on the brain.  The singer, who is taking a break from both making an album and going on tour this year, is considering a foray into the scholarly life.  She's even checked out a college at Oxford for mature students.
Kanye West's Identity Stolen, Signature Forged on Philipp Plein NYFW Contract  —  Kanye West was a forgery victim and the cost is huge ... nearly $1 MILLION ... sources tell TMZ.  —  Sources close to the situation tell TMZ, a guy Ye knew secretly contacted Philipp Plein …
Discussion: Page Six, Perez Hilton and Bossip
Mike Vulpo / E! Online:
Surprise!  The Vampire Diaries' Paul Wesley Is Married  —  Paul Wesley is officially off the market!  —  E! News has exclusively learned that The Vampire Diaries star and Ines de Ramon are married.  —  Speculation about the couple's relationship status was sparked earlier this week …
Discussion: POPSUGAR
Samantha Highfill /
27 Dresses cast reunites 11 years after the film's release  —  Watch the full episode of Entertainment Weekly Cast Reunions: 27 Dresses, streaming now on or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite device.  —  Jane Nichols — Katherine Heigl's alter ego in 27 Dresses — is picking out her 29th dress.
Discussion: Us Weekly and POPSUGAR
Jeff Bezos:
No thank you, Mr. Pecker  —  Something unusual happened to me yesterday.  Actually, for me it wasn't just unusual—it was a first.  I was made an offer I couldn't refuse.  Or at least that's what the top people at the National Enquirer thought.  I'm glad they thought that, because it emboldened them to put it all in writing.
Lauren McCarthy / W Magazine:
Digital Cover: Dylan Sprouse & Barbara Palvin, a Modern Love Story  —  Dylan Sprouse and Barbara Palvin photographed by Alex Lockett and styled by Jasmine Hassett for W Magazine.  Hair by Fernando Torrent and makeup by Linda Gradin.  Prop styling by Dorothee Baussan.
Discussion: Perez Hilton and Us Weekly
Natalie Stone /
Kim Kardashian ‘Is Not a Fan’ of Kanye West's Spontaneous, Multi-Million Dollar Spending: Source  —  The couple backed out of buying a pricey Miami Beach condo  —  When it comes to finances, Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West don't always see eye-to-eye, a source tells PEOPLE.
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Natalie Stone /
Hayden Panettiere's Relationship with Brian Hickerson Is More Than Just a ‘Dalliance’: Source  —  “Hayden really likes Brian, has a great time with him, and the romance has gone past a dalliance,” a source tells PEOPLE  —  Hayden Panettiere's romance with Brian Hickerson is progressing.
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Ben Sisario / New York Times:
Can the Grammys Please Anyone?  —  The Grammy Awards are supposed to be music's biggest party.  But in recent years the show has also become a piñata for critics, activists and even major artists over a host of issues like race and gender — and, oh yes, music.
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