Monday, November 18, 2019
Online safety campaigners Internet Matters have released advice to parents about CGI influencers.The group is concerned that CGI characters like Miquela, Bermuda, and Blawko are being used to manipulate a young audience into buying things.There are also worries about the messages CGI influencers can spread, and how their power may be harnessed.Marie Mostad, the COO,…
Tyler, The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival is always entertaining — last year featured Kanye West and Kid Cudi performing inside a giant glass box. But it inadvertently outdid itself this year with surprise appearances from Drake — who was booed offstage by a crowd that was expecting Frank Ocean — and, of all people, former adult-film star and…
Beyonce Knowles performs during the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in Indio, California on April 21, 2018. INSTARimages.comBow down to Queen B! Beyoncé’s new wax figure at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas is inspired by a look from her buzzworthy Coachella performance, and the sculpture looks just like the singer. The Nevada location of the…
When it comes to advocating for mental health awareness, Andrea Barber is drawing from her own experience. In her new memoir Full Circle: From Hollywood to Real Life and Back Again, the actress behind the beloved Full House character Kimmy Gibler opens up about motherhood, her transition back into acting after a 20-year hiatus, and her…
All photos by Paige Elisa GribbWhen the news hit last week that rapper T.I. required his 18-year-old daughter to undergo yearly “virginity tests,” the medical community fired back, calling the tests everything from cruel to humiliating. My own personal reaction was a mix between outrage and sorrow. In 2019, it seems unreal that such a…
This month, Gallery Jones in Vancouver, BC welcomes Toronto based painter Jenn Mann for her solo exhibition Metonymy. Comprised of new large scale hyperreal paintings and short films serving as trailers to features that don’t exist, Metonymy explores how we turn ourselves into brands or 'objects of self' through the internet and social media. The…
The people have spoken!On Sunday night, E! hosted the People's Choice Awards, crowning winners in 43 fan-voted categories across movies, music, TV and pop culture.The star-studded affair featured celeb presenters including Sarah Hyland, KJ Apa and Jenna Dewan, as well as performances by Alessia Cara and Kelsea Ballerini. Among the night's big winners were Zendaya, Kevin Hart, Cole Sprouse, Noah…
Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Kim Kardashian West at the 45th Annual People’s Choice Awards in Los Angeles on November 10, 2019. Matt Baron/ShutterstockCheers to the people! In addition to honoring Jennifer Aniston with the People’s Icon Award and Gwen Stefani with the Fashion Icon Award, the People’s Choice Awards celebrated the best in TV,…
Jennifer Lopez is opening up about a scary encounter in her past.During The Hollywood Reporter's annual Actress Roundtable, the 50-year-old performer joins Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o, Awkwafina, Laura Dern and Renee Zellweger to discuss their careers and the industry in general. The topic of #MeToo comes up in the conversation, which leads Lopez to get candid about one…
November 8, 2019 12:25PM PT On Thursday night in New York City, Tina Turner joined the ranks of Cher, Donna Summer, the Temptations and the Jersey Boys — Carole King, too — baptized, as it were, in the disco inferno of a high-powered Broadway jukebox. “Tina: The Tina Turner Musical” joins a steady stream of…