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Douglas Kirkland, Famed Photographer of Hollywood Luminaries, Dies at 88

Douglas Kirkland, the legendary photographer who trained his lens on the likes of Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe, Charlie Chaplin, Brigitte Bardot, Mick Jagger, Catherine Deneuve, Kim Basinger, Angelina Jolie and so many others, has died. He was 88. Kirkland died Sunday of natural causes at his home in Los Angeles, a family spokesperson said. The…

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Meghan Markle Tackles Hollywood’s ‘Toxic Stereotyping’ of Asian Women in Podcast Return

Meghan Markle returned to her Spotify podcast “Archetypes” on Tuesday and in an episode called “The Demystification of the Dragon Lady” tackled the “toxic stereotyping” of Asian women in movies like “Austin Powers,” “Kill Bill” and “Full Metal Jacket.” Markle recounted her childhood in Los Angeles, growing up adjacent to and very appreciative of the…

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Gay Adult Film Star Lawrence Morningstar Dies, Aged 31

Lawrence Morningstar, an OnlyFans model and gay adult film star, has passed away at the age of 31.  Morningstar, a resident of Hollywood, passed away on September 28, while in Wailea Maui Hawaii. In a post to Twitter, Morningstar’s friend and college Damien Cruz wrote, “It gives me the utmost sadness to have to tell…

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Constance Wu Reveals She Was Initially Hesitant to Come Forward With Sexual Harassment Allegations

Constance Wu is opening up about her time on “Fresh Off the Boat” from 2015 to 2020, alleging that she experienced sexual harassment and intimidation from an unnamed producer on the ABC comedy, per The Hollywood Reporter. “I kept my mouth shut for a really long time about a lot of sexual harassment and intimidation…

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Selena Gomez and More Stars Who Appeared on Barney & Friends

Before they grew up to become some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, these celebs got their start on Barney & Friends. Find out which famous faces appeared on the beloved children’s series.New Barney Docuseries Reveals Dark Side of the ’90s ShowEveryone knows Barney the Dinosaur. But what you might not know is that several stars got…

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Lindsay Lohan on Her Netflix Movie Comeback: “Acting Is Like Riding a Bicycle”

Is a Lohanaissance soon to be upon us? Once one of Hollywood’s most promising young stars, carrying films like Nancy Meyers’ 1998 remake of The Parent Trap and reaching the A-list with 2004’s Mean Girls, Lindsay Lohan’s trajectory was soon violently derailed by addiction and a party-girl lifestyle that her made her a TMZ mainstay.…

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Billy Eichner Blames Straight People For Bros’ Low Box Office Collections

Billy Eichner and Luke Macfarlane in Bros. Bros, touted as the first mainstream Hollywood studio-backed gay rom-com, has opened to a less than enthusiastic response at the US Box office. Variety reported that Bros debuted at number four and had grossed $4.8 million in its opening weekend – half the collections projected by the studio. Universal…

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Bruce Willis Will Continue To Act In Future Projects, In Deepfake Form

Although Bruce Willis announced he is retiring from his acting career following an aphasia diagnosis earlier this year, the actor has reportedly sold his rights to allow for a sanctioned deepfake “digital twin” to live on and perform in future projects. According to The Telegraph, Willis–whose neurological disease limits speaking and understanding speech–has become the…

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Madame Wu, Famed Southern California Restaurateur, Dies at 106

Madame Sylvia Wu, whose iconic restaurant Madame Wu’s Garden served Hollywood A-listers for decades, has died. She was 106. According to the Los Angeles Times, the famed restaurateur died on Sept. 29. When Wu, her husband and their three kids moved from New York to Los Angeles, she was shocked to find inauthentic Cantonese dishes…

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COVID Return-to-Work Agreement Extended Temporarily as Talks Continue

The industry’s return-to-work agreement — the pact between studios and unions that has kept Hollywood productions going during the COVID-19 pandemic — has been temporarily extended as both sides continue talks over whether to adjust current health and safety protocols. The latest iteration of the deal was initially set to expire on Friday, at which…