Martha Stewart has sounded off against actress Gwyneth Paltrow and her GOOP lifestyle brand. Stewart's comments came during a recent interview with Porter Magazine and the queen of DIY suggested that Paltrow should stick to the silver screen. "[Gwyneth Paltrow] just needs to be quiet. She's a movie star. If she were confident in her acting, she wouldn't be trying to be Martha Stewart."
Lauren Morelli, one of the main writers for "Orange Is The New Black," has filed for divorce from her husband after coming out as a lesbian. She is dating "OINTB" actress Samira Wiley. Morelli said that she realized that she was a lesbian after she began to write the story of main character Piper, a bisexual woman who is sent to an all-female prison where she is reunited with her ex-girlfriend.
"White Collar" will have a "shocking" series ending, according to USA president Chris McCumber. He announced the news to Entertainment Weekly, saying, "From its inception, White Collar captured a massive and loyal following, in large part due to the incredible on-screen chemistry between Matt [Bomer] and Tim [DeKay], who deserve credit for one of the most brilliantly performed 'bromances' . . ."
Lauren Conrad ("Laguna Beach") wed lawyer William Tell on Saturday, September 13 in Santa Ynez, California. The pair shared the news to People magazine, saying, "What a perfect way to start our lives together; surrounded by the people we love most." Conrad was joined by nine bridesmaids, including "Laguna" co-star Lo Bosworth.
Despite a fairly limited 2,175-theater release, thriller "No Good Deed" put together an impressive $24.5 million opening weekend, easily enough to knock "Guardians of the Galaxy" out of the top slot at the box office. Also putting together a decent opening weekend was "Dolphin Tale 2," which found family audiences across the country and finished with a steady $16.55 million.
"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts was detained on Thursday evening by police who claim she was involved in an incident of indecent exposure. Watts claims she was kissing her boyfriend in a silver Mercedes when police walked up to the car and asked her for identification. She refused to show her ID to the police, who subsequently handcuffed her and arrested her.
Kira Kazantsev was crowned Miss America 2015. The 23-year-old daughter of Russian immigrants performed a rendition of Pharrell Williams' "Happy" (using the cups routine from the film "Pitch Perfect") and spoke about the importance of preventing domestic violence. When Kazantsev plans to become a diplomat and deferred her entry to Notre Dame law school.
Katie Holmes will make her directorial debut with a film adaptation of the Annie Weatherwax novel "All We Had." She will also star in the film that has a script penned by Josh Boone ("The Fault In Our Stars"), while Jane Rosenthal ("Little Fockers") produces. The plot follows an impoverished mother and her teenage son who arrive in a small town filled with interesting personalities.
"This Is Our Youth," starring Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin and Tavi Gevinson, is set to hit Broadway after a successful run on London's West End. The play, written by Kenneth Lonergan, follows three privileged Manhattan youths coming to terms with adulthood. Cera plays Warren Straub, a 19-year-old college dropout and social misfit, who has been kicked out of his house by his dad.
TNT is close to ordering a pilot of the superhero drama "Titans." The show - from Warner Horizon, DC Comics and writers Akiva Goldsman ("Batman Forever") and Marc Haimes - would follow young heroes recruited from the DC universe. A report in the Wall Street Journal notes that the program would be based on "The New Teen Titans."
Michael Che has replaced Cecily Strong as the anchor on "Saturday Night Live's" Weekend Update. Che, previously a writer on the show, joins co-anchor Colin Jost behind the desk. Lorne Michaels tells the New York Times that Che was picked after trying out "a number of different combinations." "Michael is a strong writer, and he's really funny. This is about a new era . . ."
The ear, nose and throat specialist present in the Manhattan clinic where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest was not authorized to practice medicine in the clinic. The E.N.T., reports the New York Times, was asked to examine River's voice box by the medical director of the clinic. A source told the paper that it is still unclear what caused Rivers to stop breathing during the operation.
Anthony Kidman, the father of actress Nicole Kidman, died after a fall in Singapore last week, according to a report from Reuters. Kidman, a clinic psychologist at the University of Technology, Sydney was visiting his daughter Antonia in the country. Police are investigating the cause of the fall, officials told the news source. Nicole's publicist said that he suffered the fall after eating.
Chris Pratt ("Guardians of the Galaxy") will host the September 27 premiere of "Saturday Night Live" with Ariana Grande as the musical guest. "Very excited to announce our season premiere on Sept 27th will be hosted by Chris @prattprattpratt with music from @ArianaGrande!! #SNL40" tweeted "SNL." The second episode of the show's 40th season will be hosted by Sarah Silverman with Maroon 5.
Even with a modest opening likely, "Dolphin Tale 2" looks to be in a great position to take over the top spot at the box office, although the PG family sequel should see only a brief stint at number one. Also looking to be a factor this weekend is "No Good Deed," a thriller starring Idris Elba that is getting a modest release of around 2,000 total venues this Friday.