The year is still young, but it’ll be tough to beat Ed Sheeran’s record. The multiple Grammy Award winner’s third studio album Divide has had the biggest debut of 2017, selling more than 451,000 in its first week and entering the Billboard 200 at # 1.
Jonah Hill has been hitting the gym hard. The War Dogs star was spotted out in Los Angeles over the weekend, sporting a trimmer figure as he left the gym. Looking good Jonah!
Gwen Stefani is heading back to the studio, but there aren’t very many details available. Stefani was a seemingly unstoppable force in the pop landscape until recently, when she hit a sizable speed bump with 2015’s This Is What the Truth Feels Like. The album fell flat, with no sizable hits or sales.
Mark Wahlberg has inked a massive deal with AT&T to be its new spokesperson and create original content for the mobile network, Page Six reports. The deal is said to be above $10 million arrives after Taylor Swift also signed a big deal to represent the company. As part of Swift’s contract, she performed a show before the Super Bowl in February and will create exclusive content for AT&T subscribers.
Emilia Clarke is The One! The Mother of Dragons has been commissioned as the face of Dolce & Gabbana’s fragrance “The One.” She follows in the steps of Gisele Bundchen and Scarlett Johannson who also represented “The One.” The designers said of Clarke: “Emilia Clarke embodies perfectly the Dolce & Gabbana woman: She is radiant and lively. Her personality and natural beauty will capture the essence of this new campaign: joyful, spontaneous and full of life. She is The One!
No downtime for Ryan Murphy! Although we are only two episodes into Feud: Bette and Joan, Murphy is already working on the next season. He tells Entertainment Weekly that he’s currently casting Feud: Charles and Diana, about the British royal family. He says: “Whoever plays those parts [Diana and Charles], it’s a big role. But we’re approaching those people with love and understanding and kindness. A lot of people want to do it.” Who would you want to see play Charles and Diana?
New Girl star Jake Johnson spilled to The Daily Beast that the Fox show may be ending with Season 6. He said: “Fox won’t tell us [whether the show will be renewed]. But we shot a finale where, if this was the end, the core fan base would be OK.” The comedy stars Johnson, Hannah Simone, Zooey Deschanel, Max Greenfield and Lamorne Morris and has slipped in ratings since premiering in 2011. Show creators claim those stats don’t take younger watching-habits into account and don’t accurately represent the popularity of the show.