- Variety magazine says Julia Garner, who played Ruth Langmore in ''Ozark'', has been offered the role of Madonna in a new biopic about the pop star. She beat out a dozen other actresses. Garner is considering the offer and is expected to accept it.
- Gizmodo says Joaquin Phoenix's next Joker movie is going to be called ''Joker: Folie à Deux''. Folie à Deux is French for “shared madness” or ‘madness for two’. Director Todd Phillips says the script is finished.
- Fox News says Johnny Depp's attorney, Camille Vasquez, is making headlines again. Her law firm made her a partner after winning Johnny's case against Amber Heard.
- Simplemost says a new Disney ice cream shop, called Salt & Straw, is going viral because of their Summer flavors, which include Deviled Egg Custard w/ Smoked Black Tea, Cinnamon & Honey Fried Chicken and Baked Brie & Fig Cheesecake
- The Robb Report says a New York bar, called the Gold Room, is serving a $250 martini. The drink is infused with saffron, which gives it a light gold color. The drink's gin sells for $700 a bottle.
- A new survey by Allstate reveals that 83% of people have received a scam phone call in 2022. 29% of people have been the victim of a scam or know someone who has
Velveeta Has Cheese-Scented Nail Polish: Chewboom says Velveeta is selling a new cheese-scented nail polish. The red and yellow nail polish costs $15 and comes with stickers to accent the manicure. It's available on Amazon
Entertainment Tonight says Nick Cannon, who is about to become a father for the eighth time, may be expecting more children later this year. The TV show says he made the following comment on the Lip Service podcast; “When you say ‘on the way… ‘ What count are you at? Let’s just put it this way… the stork is on the way. I don’t know, it could be…”
The Daily Mail says Halle Berry recently arranged a home renovation for her fifth grade teacher and lifelong mentor, Yvonne Sims. Simms lives in a 1920s home. Halle helped with the renovation by taking a sledgehammer to a wall. Yvonne's kitchen, office and living room were completely remodeled.
Newsweek magazine says Johnny Depp is being sued by a film crew member, who claims he assaulted him. Greg Brooks was a location manager on Johnny's film, "City of Lies". His attorney says Johnny punched him in the chest. "Brooks' case is not about two Hollywood celebrities involved in a toxic relationship. It is about the assault of a hard-working film crew member by the star of the production. Mr. Brooks looks forward to his day in court." Johnny reportedly offered Brooks $100,000 to punch him in the face. Johnny's bodyguards removed him from the set.
Johnny Depp tells Hypebeast that he is recording a new album with legendary guitar player Jeff Beck. “I met this guy five years ago and we’ve never stopped laughing since. We actually made an album. I don’t know how it happened. It will be out in July.”
Showbiz411 says Johnny Depp thanked fans yesterday for supporting him during his defamation lawsuit and trial against Amber Heard. He posted, ''To all of my most treasured, loyal and unwavering supporters. We’ve been everywhere together, we have seen everything together. We have walked the same road together. We did the right thing together, all because you cared. And now, we will all move forward together. You are, as always, my employers and once again I am whittled down to no way to say thank you, other than just by saying thank you. So, thank you. My love & respect, JD.''
Amber Heard's representative responded; "As Johnny Depp says he's 'moving forward,' women's rights are moving backward. The verdict's message to victims of domestic violence is...be afraid to stand up and speak out.”
The Guardian newspaper says a Saudi man is trying to reach Amber Heard because he wants to marry her. The man posted the following note on his Instagram account; “Amber since all doors are closing on you, you have no one except me to take care of you. I’ve noticed that some people hate and bully you, therefore, I decided to marry you. May Allah bless us both. You are a blessing, but people don’t appreciate that. I am better than that old man.”
Jeff Goldblum tells Entertainment Tonight that he onced watched a Jurassic Park movie with Princess Diana. ''The first one we had, I'm remembering London at the Natural History Museum. We showed it to Princess Diana and we had a kind of a royal screening. Steven Spielberg was here, Sam Neil was here, Princess Diana was here, you know, and we showed we showed them the movie. Popcorn, popcorn."
Blake Shelton tells People magazine that Gwen Stefani has a green thumb this Summer. “Gwen is absolutely into it… It’s flower planting time. And Gwen doesn’t settle for these little areas around the sidewalk. We’re talking about fields, acres of flowers. So, I have my work cut out for me.”
Tony Danza tells Entertainment Tonight that a ''Who's the Boss?'' sequel is in the works. “I’m still waiting to see what happens with the sequel to ‘Who’s the Boss?’ It’s not a reboot. We’re waiting for the writers.”
Tony says there should not be a "Taxi" reboot. “I don’t think you should do every show in a reboot. You know why they do reboots, right? The only reason why they do it is because they can’t promote them. How do you launch a new show with all this fragmentation? So you have to have something that people recognize.''
Fran Drescher tells Hollywoodlife.com that she is open to doing a reboot of "The Nanny." She jokes that it will be called "The Granny." “Peter [Jacobson] and Frank [Lombardi] wrote a pilot script for me, and they’re trying to sell it. I said, ‘If you sell it, I’ll do it.’ So, we’ll see what happens, but that’s only because it’s them and they’re brilliant comedy writers for my voice.”
Caitlyn Jenner's mother, Esther, ripped the Kardashians earlier this week when she told The Sun newspaper, “I think that Kardashian show is the most senseless thing I have ever watched. But my two granddaughters, Kendall and Kylie, created it, and I love them dearly. They’re my blood. And my four step-grandchildren — Kim, Kourtney, Khloé and Robert — feel like they’re mine, too.”
A new survey by One Poll reveals that 25% of people have tried 16 different weight loss strategies. Other findings:
- 90% of people have tried at least one weight-loss strategy
- 50% of people have tried 11 different weight loss strategies
- 32% of people have lost weight and then gained it back
- 28% of people have lost weight and kept it off
- 79% of people want to be healthier not skinnier
Top 6 Dating Tips For Single Dads … According to a new study by the dating site Zoosk.com
1 Be communicative
2 Lean on friends and family
3 Don’t compare
4 Make sure you’re ready
5 Try the new ways and the old ways
6 Discover what makes you happy
5 WEATHER CONDITIONS TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY … According to a new survey by One Poll
Cool temperatures – 28%
Clear blue skies – 27%
Warm temperatures – 25%
Partly cloudy, blue skies – 24%
Light rain – 22%
5 WEATHER CONDITIONS TO DROP PRODUCTIVITY … According to a new survey by One Poll
Heavy rain – 25%
Thunder – 25%
Freezing temperatures – 25%
Snow – 23%
Hot temperatures – 23%
My mother-in-law has some nerve. She sent me an e-mail saying she wants to get paid for watching her grandchildren this Summer. My husband thought the email was a joke until he called his mother and she said she was serious. She says we would have to pay a babysitter so why not pay her. I don't think grandparents should get paid for watching their grandchildren. My husband won't say anything because he doesn't want to get in trouble with his mother. What do you think? Should grandparents get paid?