On Friday night, Lucasfilm released a statement dispelling rumours that Carrie Fisher would be digitally recreated for future Star Wars films. “We don’t normally respond to fan or press speculation, but there is a rumor circulating that we would like to address. We want to assure our fans that Lucasfilm has no plans to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher’s performance as Princess or General Leia Organa,” says the company. “Carrie Fisher was, is, and always will be a part of the Lucasfilm family. She was our princess, our general, and more importantly, our friend. We are still hurting from her loss. We cherish her memory and legacy as Princess Leia, and will always strive to honor everything she gave to Star Wars.” Fisher had already wrapped filming on Episode VIII, which is due out later this year.
Sofia Vergara threw a party she dubbed Joechella for husband Joe Manganiello on his 40thbirthday. The Justice League actor looked like he was rocking steady to the 80s theme, with pals Paul Rubens, Dennis Rodman, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and many others on hand.
Contact Music claims Katie Holmes is joining the all-female cast of Oceans 8. The heist flick already stars Anne Hathaway, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Rihanna and Mindy Kaling, among others.
Perez Hilton claims Jon Voight, Toby Keith, 3 Doors Down and Floyd Mayweatherwill all attend Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Last week some rumours surfaced that Selena Gomez and Bella Hadid were in a girl fight, well that’s according to Us Weekly. The publication is reporting that Gomez, who is now romantically linked to The Weeknd, was never good friends with his ex, Hadid. Just two months after Hadid and The Weeknd called it quits after two years of dating, the singer was caught locking lips with Gomez in Santa Monica. Rumors have swirled that Hadid and Gomez are both members of Taylor Swift’s all-girl crew, but now insiders are stepping up to set the record straight.
During a January 12 appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden Jessica Biel revealed that it took a while for her and husband Justin Timberlake to lock lips in the beginning of their courtship. She confessed, “We didn’t kiss for a very long time because he was on tour, and we were talking on the phone, like normal pre-teens do.”
Pop superstar Britney Spears recently shared a steamy photo of the new man in her life, Sam Asghari, the breakup dance whom she met on the set of her Slumber Party music video. She took to Twitter to post a pic of Asghari shirtless at the gym and wrote “Mad love for this one.”
Mad love ❤️ for this one pic.twitter.com/8qgqdIn22b
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) January 13, 2017
Pink and Carey Hart welcomed their second child, son James Moon Hart, just after Christmas. But in an effort to celebrate their firstborn, five-year-old Willow, Pink threw her a ‘big sister party’ complete with chocolate cake and balloons. The proud mama posted a pic on Instagram, reading “Congrats Big Sis!”
The NASA-themed drama Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer, was the number one movie in North America over the weekend, earning $20.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Coming in at number two was fellow award season favorite La La Land with $14.5 million, followed by the animated hit Sing at No. 3 with $13.81 million.
Another Goldblum baby is set to arrive in April for Jeff Goldblum and his wife Emilie Livingston. She shared the exciting news on Instagram, writing: “Round and round we go! I’m 15 weeks pregnant in this shot and I’m SO excited for our newest addition to the Goldblum family, arriving early April!!! #growingfamily #love.” The second tot will join Charlie Ocean Goldblum, 1, who was born July 4th. This is the third marriage for Goldblum, but the first children for both.