Tuesday night, LeBron James set a record when he became the youngest NBA player to reach 30,000 career points. The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar earned congratulations from fellow players, Cavs fans and music icon Drake.
— UNINTERRUPTED (@uninterrupted) January 24, 2018
Halsey, Dua Lipa, Kelly Clarkson and more will wear white roses in support of the #TimesUp movement at this Sunday’s 2018 Grammys. The show of solidarity was planned by Roc Nation’s Meg Harkins and Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records’ Karen Rait. The decision to wear white roses was plotted during a dinner in New York City on Monday with a dozen other women in music, calling themselves Voices in Entertainment. The white rose is meant to be symbolic, as suffragettes also wore white during their protests. Cyndi Lauper, Rapsody, Rita Ora, Tom Morello and more also plan to participate.
Lady Gaga fired up her fans on Wednesday afternoon with a mysterious tweet.
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) January 24, 2018
Rumour has it that JAY-Z and Beyoncé might be announcing a post-“4:44/Lemonade” tour. According to a NYC radio show, a host on the show said on Wednesday (January 24th), “This is a rumor guys, okay. And I have my sources, so don’t ask me any questions. And again, it’s a rumor. I heard, somebody told me that, somebody told me that, somebody told me that the Carters, Jay-Z and Beyoncé might—this is a might—be announcing a tour very soon. I’m talking maybe All-Star Weekend.” The duo toured together for the first time in 2014 for their “On the Run Tour.”
Meryl Streep, who just earned her 21st Oscar nod for The Post, is joining Season 2 of Big Little Lies. Steep will play Mary Louise Wright, the mother of Alexander Skarsgard’s deceased character Perry. “Concerned for the well-being of her grandchildren following her son’s death, Mary Louise arrives in Monterey searching for answers,” HBO says in a statement. Season 2 is set to land in 2019.
Ashley Graham has landed her biggest beauty partnership yet. Revlon has announced that she will be the new Global Ambassador for the Live Boldly campaign. Gal Gadot, Adwoa Aboah, Imaan Hammam and Raquel Zimmermann are also all Global Ambassadors. “I am thrilled to be part of this timely and groundbreaking campaign with different types of women across races, ages and sizes, and to leverage this platform to continue to create positive change,” said Graham in a press release. “To ‘Live Boldly’ is the mantra of my life. Every day in the mirror I say to myself, ‘I am bold, I am brilliant, I am beautiful,’ and together with Revlon, we can inspire all women to do the same.”
Murphy Brown is returning to TV. Twenty years after the award-winning series originally ended, the network has announced a 13-episode series order, Deadline reports. Candice Bergen, who will reprise the titular role as a broadcast journalist. The sitcom aired for 10 seasons, from 1988 through 1998, and garnered 18 Emmys and three Golden Globes over its initial run.