Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford? Apparently Han Solo was no tour de Force. Fisher claims that she slept with Ford in her new autobiography. that she slept with co-star Harrison Ford on the set of the original 1977 blockbuster — but he didn’t exactly send her to Endor. Fisher says she was just 19 when the 33-year-old married dad of two got her woozy on wine at a birthday party for director George Lucas and seduced her after offering to drive her home, according to reports Tuesday. An illicit three-month affair followed, she says.
Ariana Grande has gained a reputation as a diva over the last few years. You might remember her “licking doughnuts” and saying she “hates America” to even being dumped by a life coach. But sources on the set of NBC’s “Hairspray Live!” say the singer’s been on her best behaviour. There was some talk about some bad behavior however the show’s writer Harvey Fierstein told Page Six from rehearsals in Hollywood: “Ariana is here working her tail off. She is a total team player. She is old-school, singing and dancing. Her only concern is being part of the ‘Hairspray’ team. If that’s diva, then give me more of that!”
Bono received Glamour’s first Man of the Year honour during the magazine’s annual Women of the Year Awards on Monday, saying, “I know how ridiculous it is for me to be on this stage accepting this award.” While he did address some serious topics, he did get quite the laugh reading some mean tweets. For example: “Out of all the women alive, #Bono is my favorite. It’s just so inspiring how she overcame the adversity of being a millionaire white dude,” as well as, “It’s so important that our daughters understand that they can grow up to be Bono,” and, “The Transitions lenses do make him look like a 75-year-old lady from Miami.”
Taylor Swift is not only the richest woman in music, she also happens to be the highest-paid celebrity under 30, bringing in $170 million at just age 26. Swift broke the bank this past year thanks to her 1989 tour, which grossed $200 million, and by selling more than 9 million copies of the album. One Direction followed close behind banking a collective $110 million. The combined income by the group doesn’t include each member’s solo endeavors.
Saved By The Bell executive producer Peter Engel reveals in his new book that Jessie Spano’s manic crying fit in the infamous episode “Jessie’s Song” was originally caused by speed, not caffeine pills.
Engel says NBC’s Standards & Practices made the change, fearing the storyline was too dark
Ashley Graham has had a Barbie made in her image and honor, but unlike many of the other iconic dolls, this one features more realistic physical proportions, which is just what Graham had in mind. She tells Us Weekly: “She’s got a round butt, she’s got round hips, she’s got a round stomach and arms and she’s got my moles and my eyelashes. They actually come out of her face. It’s crazy!” Having a doll that girls could relate to was key: “I think that with the younger generation, their body image will be different because they’re actually looking at somebody that looks like them.”
On Tuesday, November 15th, Bruno Mars announced plans for his massive eight month world tour in support of his new album, 24K Magic. Mars’ new album, 24K Magic, will hit stores this Friday, November 18th. It’s the follow up to 2012’s Unorthodox Jukebox, which debuted at Number Two on Billboard 200 albums chart after selling 192,000 copies its first week in stores.
New Kids On The Block announce Total Package tour with Boyz II Men and Paula Abdul. The tour kicks off on May 12th at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, Ohio and wraps on July 16th at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Florida. They will be in Toronto on June 20th at the ACC.