Barbados declares ‘diamond’ Rihanna a National Hero

Rihanna has been given a rare honour in her hometown of Bridgetown. Barbados declared the ‘Diamonds’ singer a National Hero during the presidential inauguration ceremony in Heroes Square on Monday night local time (Tuesday evening AEDT), marking the country’s transition to a republic within the Commonwealth. Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced the 33-year-old’s hero status

Keanu Reeves ‘married under the eyes of God’ to Winona Ryder

Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder may be one of Hollywood’s longest standing “marriages.” Reeves has once again addressed talk that he and Ryder are actually married, thanks to actual priests officiating the wedding scene performed in Romania for the 1992 Francis Ford Coppola directed drama “Bram Stoker’s Dracula.” “We did a whole take of a

How Paul Rudd landed the Sexiest Man Alive honour: ‘He was baffled’

Paul Rudd is objectively cute. He’s funny. He’s a family man. He is charitable. But … sexy? People magazine’s selection of Rudd as this year’s Sexiest Man Alive came as a surprise to some, including Rudd, according to Dan Wakeford, the Editor-in-Chief of People, who said the actor was “baffled” by the honour. But after

‘Enormous amount of bullets’ found on Alec Baldwin film set, firearm used was ‘legit gun’: Report

Criminal charges have not been ruled out in a fatal accidental shooting by actor Alec Baldwin on the set of the western film Rust, the local district attorney said on Tuesday. Santa Fe County District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies, in an interview with the New York Times, also said it was incorrect to refer to the

Netflix edits ‘Squid Game’ after woman bombarded with prank calls

Netflix has said it will edit scenes featuring a phone number in the smash hit show Squid Game after a woman in South Korea said she was inundated with thousands of calls and texts. Kim Gil-young runs a dessert shop in Seongju county and has been using the number for 16 years, she told CNN

Singer Kelly Price says she almost died from COVID-19

Singer Kelly Price has broken her silence after her family said she was missing following her announcement she had contracted COVID-19. In a video interview with TMZ, the Grammy-nominated R&B and Gospel singer said she almost didn’t survive her bout with the virus. READ MORE: Model Doutzen Kroes doubles down on anti-vax stance “At some

Hong Kong allows Nicole Kidman to skip quarantine, reportedly to film for Amazon

Hong Kong has some of the toughest COVID-19 quarantine rules on the planet, capturing everyone from journalists to Olympic athletes. Not Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman, however. On Thursday, Hong Kong confirmed that the Oscar winner was granted a special exemption from the quarantine rules. Hong Kong newspapers, including the South China Morning Post and The

Harry Brant, model and son of Stephanie Seymour and Peter Brant, dies at 24

Harry Brant, a model and entrepreneur, has died, his parents said in a statement obtained by CNN. He was 24. Brant, the son of model Stephanie Seymour and businessman Peter Brant, died of an accidental overdose, his family said. “It is with enormous sorrow that we share with you the news that our beloved son,

Kim Kardashian reveals new diet and gym regime amid divorce speculation

Kim Kardashian may be in the middle of reportedly divorcing her husband, but that hasn’t stopped her new year’s resolutions. The 40-year-old is focusing on her health and fitness, vowing to eat plant-based for the month of January, and complete two workouts a day with her sister Khloe. Kardashian revealed on her Instagram stories that

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West ‘in marriage counselling and have discussed divorce’ new report claims

Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are figuring out their future and whether they are going to stay married, according to two sources close to Kardashian West who spoke to CNN. The sources confirmed that West has been living at their home in Wyoming in recent months, while his wife stayed in California with their

Larry King, 87-year-old broadcaster, reportedly hospitalised with COVID-19

Legendary broadcasting star Larry King has been diagnosed with COVID-19, according to various reports. His condition is not known, but he has been admitted to hospital and is currently in isolation. The 87-year-old has previously survived a heart attack and a stroke, as well as prostate and lung cancer and Type 2 diabetes. This year,

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively ‘deeply’ sorry for plantation wedding: ‘Impossible to reconcile’

Ryan Reynolds says he and his wife, Blake Lively, still feel sorry about holding their 2012 wedding on a former plantation in South Carolina. The topic came up during the Deadpool star’s recent interview with business magazine Fast Company. The publication noted that Reynolds was criticised as hypocritical in 2018 after he tweeted his support

Taylor Swift’s new indie album, folklore, earns rave reviews from critics and fans

Taylor Swift has been on quite a journey in recent years — going goth on Reputation pivoting to loved-up sugary pop on Lover and finding her political voice in between — but her newest, toned-down offering folklore is resonating with critics and fans more than any of her releases to date. Swift announced the surprise

What August Alsina said after Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith’s Red Table Talk

People are fascinated by August Alsina’s “entanglement” with Jada Pinkett Smith, but the singer seems less than thrilled with all the attention. Pinkett Smith and her husband of 23 years, actor Will Smith, confirmed during Friday’s episode of her Facebook talk show Red Table Talk that she had been romantically involved with Alsina years ago.

Dennis Quaid says 39-year age difference with new wife ‘just doesn’t come up’

Dennis Quaid is 66 and his new bride Laura Savoie is 27, but according to the actor, it’s no big deal. “It really just doesn’t come up,” Quaid told People magazine of the age difference. “There’s just something timeless about us. We’re partners in our relationship and in life.” Quaid and Savoie this week shared

Dennis Quaid, 66, and Laura Savoie, 27, marry in a secret ceremony

(CNN) — Dennis Quaid and his fiancée, Laura Savoie, have made it official. The couple surprised everyone by eloping in Santa Barbara, California, at a seaside resort on June 2, reported People. “It was beautiful,” Quaid, 66, told the publication of his wedding to the Savoie, who is 40 years his junior. The two were

Charlize Theron denies she was engaged to actor Sean Penn

(CNN) — There was a whole bunch of excitement back in 2014 when people thought Charlize Theron was engaged to Sean Penn. But Theron now says it wasn’t true. The Bombshell star appeared on Howard Stern’s SiriusXM show Monday and told Stern, “I did not ‘almost get married to Sean.’” “No, we dated, that was

Gabrielle Union opens up about America’s Got Talent investigation and racism

(CNN) — Gabrielle Union helped kick off some conversations about race in Hollywood and now she’s got even more to say. The actress appeared this week on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and talked about what’s currently happening with race relations in the United States, as well as the investigation that followed her exit

Riverdale will ‘do better’ after actor criticises underuse of black characters on screen

The executive producer of Riverdale has promised the show will “do better” after cast member Vanessa Morgan posted a message to social media that criticised television shows that underutilise black characters or portray them as criminals. On Sunday, the 28-year-old Canadian actress, who plays Toni Topaz on Riverdale, wrote on social media that she was

Joe Exotic says Carole Baskin getting his zoo is a ‘treachery’ that ‘must not go unchecked’

In response to the lawsuit that awarded Carole Baskin the zoo once owned by Joe Exotic, the Tiger King‘s management team released a statement that said Baskin’s “treachery” has to be challenged. This month, a judge ruled in favour of Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue in her suit against the Greater Wynnewood Development Group, LLC, the

Elon Musk and Grimes have changed their baby’s name to X Æ A-Xii

(CNN) — Just when you thought you’d learned how to spell Grimes and Elon Musk‘s unusual baby name, they’ve gone and changed it. Earlier this month, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Musk announced the birth of the baby boy in a post on Twitter, revealing his son was called “X Æ A-12 Musk.” However, speculation arose

Ryan Seacrest’s rep responds to fans concerned about his health after American Idol finale

(CNN) — Ryan Seacrest wants fans to know he’s OK. The TV host released a statement through his rep on Monday after some fans speculated about his health on social media following the American Idol finale. Viewers noticed that at one point during Sunday’s episode, Seacrest, who hosted remotely from his house during the coronavirus

Aussie YouTube star killed in LA crash with ‘drunk driver’ lawyer confirms

YouTube star and Adelaide native Corey La Barrie died on his 25th birthday after being involved in a car crash with a drunk driver, a lawyer for the La Barrie family confirmed. “Right now, I can tell you that the family is in absolute shell shock,” Michael Kraut, one of the two attorneys for the

Ana de Armas and Ben Affleck are Instagram official

(CNN) — Ana de Armas and Ben Affleck made their affectionate debut on Instagram. The actress, 32, posted photos of her hugged up with the 47-year-old actor in honour of her birthday on her verified Instagram account. In two of the photos, de Armas and Affleck are seen cuddling. “Thank you all so much for

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Police Called To Shooter’s Family Home 39 Times Since 2010!

Broward Sheriff’s deputies were called to school shooter Nikolas Cruz’s family home 39 times since 2010, according to documents obtained Thursday by CNN. The sheriff’s office received a range of emergency calls that included: “mentally ill person,” “child/elderly abuse,” “domestic disturbance,” “missing person,” and several others. Details of those calls were not immediately

See video of JAMB clerk saying ‘snake mysteriously swallowed N36m’

This video was released after JAMB alleged that a clerk in their Benue State office that blamed a snake for swallowing the sum of N36million denied she ever said that. A video of Philomina Chieshe, a sales clerk in the office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in Benue