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3:10 PM ET, June 16, 2022


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BLONDE |  Official Teaser |  Netflix  —  Ana de Armas is Marilyn Monroe in Blonde, only on Netflix 9/23.  From director Andrew Dominik, and based on the bestselling novel by Joyce Carol Oates, Blonde...
Kim Kardashian Did Not Damage Marilyn Monroe Dress, Says Ripley's Museum  —  KIM KARDASHIAN DIDN'T DAMAGE MARILYN DRESS ... Says Ripley's Museum  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Kim Kardashian caused quite the stir when she donned Marilyn Monroe's iconic dress to the 2022 Met Gala ... but she did NOT cause any damage to the gown.
Null / Netflix Queue:
Why Ana de Armas believes in Andrew Dominik's portrayal of Marilyn Monroe in Blonde.  —  The leading actor and director discuss their approach to depicting the complicated storied icon.
Discussion: Us Weekly and Variety
Francesca Bacardi / Page Six:
Kim Kardashian did not damage Marilyn Monroe's dress, Ripley's says  —  Believe it or not, Kim Kardashian did not return Marilyn Monroe's iconic dress damaged after wearing it to the Met Gala.  —  The Ripley's Believe It or Not! museum issued a statement Thursday definitively stating …
Edward Enninful / British Vogue:
B Ready: Beyoncé Is Poised For Her Next Evolution  —  A Sunday evening in Los Angeles; a drive into a discreet set of gates for a candid dinner with Beyoncé.  —  Two days before I find myself here, at Beyoncé's home, we had convened in West Hollywood with photographer Rafael Pavarotti to make a fashion story.
Sarah Hearon / Us Weekly:
Kelly Clarkson Covers ‘Womanizer’ After Britney Spears Seemingly Resurfaces Past Comments  —  Sending an olive branch?  One week after Britney Spears appeared to call her out, Kelly Clarkson covered her fellow pop star on The Kelly Clarkson Show.  —  Unexpected Celeb Feuds
Discussion: Celebrity Insider
Britney Spears / Perez Hilton:
Britney Spears' Mom Lynne Literally ROLLS HER EYES At Singer's Instagram Post About ‘Distance’!  —  So much for that olive branch!  —  Just days after Lynne Spears was wishing her daughter Britney Spears all the happiness in the world after her wedding to Sam Asghari, she's now throwing shade directly in Brit's Instagram comments!
Discussion: and
Britney Spears felt like a ‘real-life princess’ in her Versace wedding gown
Discussion: Us Weekly
Jack Irvin /
Kelly Clarkson Covers ‘Womanizer’ After Britney Spears Seemingly Called Her Out for 2008 Comments
Discussion: Perez Hilton and YouTube
Francesca Bacardi / Page Six:
Tom Hanks tells fans to ‘back the f-k off’ as they nearly knock over Rita Wilson  —  National treasure Tom Hanks transformed from actor to protector when a group of crazed fans got too close to his wife, Rita Wilson.  —  The Oscar-winning actor became enraged when the overzealous group nearly knocked …
Discussion: Us Weekly, Just Jared and Mirror
Good Morning America:
Juror in Johnny Depp-Amber Heard defamation trial speaks out  —  A juror in the Johnny Depp and Amber Heard defamation trial spoke to “Good Morning America” about the verdict.
Hailee Shane / Celebrity Insider:
Amber Heard gives her first TV interview since court defeat
Bam Margera Picked Up After Fleeing Rehab Center, Taken Back For Treatment  —  BAM MARGERA LOCATED AFTER FLEEING REHAB... Taken Back For Treatment  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Bam Margera is on his way back to the Florida rehab facility he bolted from earlier this week ... we're told he was found …
Frazier Tharpe / GQ:
Jerrod Carmichael's 12-Step Truth Program  —  The very private comedian-writer-director made his personal life very public with his recent HBO special, Rothaniel.  Now he shares what happens when you have nothing to hide.  —  GQ Hype: It's the big story of right now.
Discussion: E! Online, Bossip, Variety and The Wrap
Murda Beatz & Anitta Dating, Working with Pharrell  —  MURDA BEATZ YEP, ANITTA'S MY GF!!!  Doing Music Too With Pharrell, Quavo, J Balvin … Murda Beatz and reggaeton megastar Anitta are officially a pair, TMZ Hip Hop can confirm.  —  We're told the hip hop super-producer and Latina trap star …
Kim Kardashian / Perez Hilton:
Kim Kardashian Is Totally ‘Head Over Heels’ For Pete Davidson Following Their Tahiti Vacation!  DETAILS! … They say nothing brings a couple closer (or further apart sometimes) than going on a vacation together, and fortunately, it seems Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's recent getaway has made their connection stronger than ever!
Mankaprr Conteh / Rolling Stone:
Megan Thee Stallion Will Not Back Down  —  She's reigning over rap and pop culture while reeling from loss, violence, and a feeling of betrayal.  Here, the superstar opens up about all of it like never before — including her most detailed interview yet on the shooting and its aftermath
Melody Chiu /
Joe Jonas on Expecting Baby No. 2 with Sophie Turner: 'It's Such an Amazing Part of Life'  —  Along with his brothers Kevin and Nick, the DNCE frontman tops PEOPLE's list of 100 Reasons to Love America … Joe Jonas is ready for baby No. 2!  —  “You really don't know what to expect.
Discussion: Page Six, Daily Star and POPSUGAR
Melody Chiu /
The Jonas Brothers Are ‘Better’ Than They've Ever Been: 'We're Having the Time of Our Lives'
Discussion: ET Canada
Ainhoa Barcelona / HELLO!:
Kate Middleton hosts special event focused on cause close to her heart … The Duchess of Cambridge carried out an important engagement on Thursday as she hosted a roundtable event on early childhood development - a cause close to her heart.  —  Kate hosted the discussion that largely focused …
Bros |  Official Trailer [HD]  —  Here's the NEW TRAILER for #BrosMovie!  Trust me, it looks way BIGGER in theaters.😉 See you September 30.—  BrosIn Theaters September 30www.brosthemovie.comT...
Discussion: Queerty and The Wrap
Sarah Packer / Daily Mail:
EXCLUSIVE: Liam Payne rekindles relationship with ex-girlfriend Danielle Peazer nine years after their split as former couple leave celeb haunt at 3am together  — One Direction singer Liam Payne, 28, was pictured leaving Nobu Hotel in London's Shoreditch at 3am on Monday with ex-girlfriend Danielle Peazer
Discussion: and The Sun
Former ‘Voice’ Contestant Kata Hay Arrested for Sexual Contact with Minor  —  ‘THE VOICE’ KATA HAY ARRESTED For Sexual Contact with a Minor  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Country singer Kata Hay, a former contestant on “The Voice,” has been arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her friend's son ... TMZ has learned.
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Winston Cho / The Hollywood Reporter:
Netflix Settles With Mo'Nique Over Discrimination, Retaliation Lawsuit
Discussion: BET, Dlisted, Page Six and Just Jared
Justin Drea / Celebrity Insider:
Harry Styles Reveals He Felt Olivia Wilde Was Too Cool For Him At First
Discussion: FemaleFirst
Mia Galuppo / Hollywood Reporter:
‘Hunger Games’ Prequel Enlists ‘West Side Story’ Star Josh Andrés Rivera
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Brett Malec / E! Online:
Travis Barker's Son Landon Has the Sweetest Things to Say About Stepmom Kourtney Kardashian
Discussion: Us Weekly, POPSUGAR and Just Jared
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Hailey Bieber on New Skincare Line and Embracing Her Natural Beauty: 'I've Never Felt Sexier'
Discussion: Page Six and Egotastic
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Justin Kroll / Deadline:
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Discussion: Page Six

From Mediagazer:

Tim Reynolds / Associated Press:
The NBA's Board of Governors approves the league's next media rights deals with Disney, NBC, and Amazon Prime Video; WBD could still match one of the deals

Hong Kong Free Press:
Hong Kong-based reporter Selina Cheng says she was fired by The Wall Street Journal for taking up the position of chair of the Hong Kong Journalist Association

Jennifer Maas / Variety:
Sources: WBD will lay off ~1,000 employees across sectors including finance, business affairs, and production; source: fewer than 10 Max staffers are affected

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