April 24th, 2019

Leonardo DiCaprio In Talks To Star In Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Nightmare Alley’

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The film will be based on the William Lindsay Gresham novel of the same name.

Gullermo del Toro will direct the thriller

Leo will star as an ambitious young con-man who hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more corrupt than he is. At first, they enjoy success fleecing people with their mentalist act, but then she turns the table on him, out-manipulating the manipulator.

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Who should play the female lead, ONTD?

Avengers who? First 'DETECTIVE PIKACHU' reactions are in and it's AH-MAH-ZING.

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Pika pika, pika pi, pika pi pika chu, pika pika pi, pika chu, pika pi!
*Translate with Google*: 'Detective Pikachu' premieres May 3 and it's tracking for a 75M to 90M opening weekend, even just 2 weeks after 'Avengers Endgame'!

Sony wins rights for fairy tale musical movie featuring Britney songs




Sony Pictures has won an auction for screen rights to the Broadway-bound Once Upon a One More Time, a fairy tale fueled by the hit songs of Britney Spears.

In Once Upon a One More Time, Cinderella, Snow White and the other fairy tale princesses gather for their book club when a rogue fairy godmother drops The Feminine Mystique into their corseted laps, spurring a royal revelation. The musical features such Spears hits as Oops I Did It Again, Lucky, Circus and Toxic.

The movie is being likened to Mamma Mia!

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'The View' Round-Up: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Trump Skipping Correspondents' Dinner, and More

Meghan is out sick so she's not on the panel today.



Senator Kirsten Gillibrand appeared on The View to talk about about her presidential campaign. Abby asks Gillibrand about why she's struggling in the polls compared to people with less name recognition like Mayor Pete. Gillibrand says she has always been discounted and talks about past successful campaigns where she was underestimated. She says this election is a marathon, not a sprint, so she's not disheartened at all by the poll numbers.

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Poll #2092249 Elizabeth Warren won yesterday's poll! According to RealClearPolitics, these are the top 4 contenders...

Who are most likely to vote for in the Democratic primary?

Joe Biden (29.3)
16(9.9%)
Bernie Sanders (23.0)
93(57.4%)
Kamala Harris (8.3)
36(22.2%)
Pete Buttigieg (7.5)
17(10.5%)

Lori Loughlin Claims Ignorance in Operation Varsity Blues Scandal



Aunt Becky is using the ignorance defense for her and her husband's not guilty plea

Aunt Becky is claiming that she and her husband only paid the facilitator (Singer) $500,000 to get her daughters in to USC... somehow someway. They claim they didn't know that Singer was going to pay off the USC coach.

When you find yourself in a hole, it's usually best to stop digging:

🙄 they still had both daughters photographed on a rowing machine even though the daughters were never on a crew team

🙄 Mossimo paid $100,000 directly to the USC assistant athletic director because of course he did

ONTD do know people who punch above their weight class on a daily basis then expect their misfiring synapses to keep them out of trouble?

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Chris Hemsworth & Matt Damon Double Date with Their Wives



Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky joined Matt Damon and wife Luciana on a dinner date at Veneto restaurant in Santa Monica, Calif.

The A-list couples were spotted greeting a few fans outside the restaurant before heading home after dinner.

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DC Comics reveals the "Heroes in Crisis" killer



DC's Heroes in Crisis #8 revealed who killed everyone at the Sanctuary, a mental health facility for superheroes to deal with their trauma.

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Writer Tom King has asked fans to read the issue before judging it (reading it doesn't help).



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The Academy makes some changes



- Spielberg lost, no rule changes were made that would negatively impact Netflix or any other streaming service
- The Oscars will now start 90 minutes earlier at 6:30pm EST
- They changed the way animated feature films are voted on - now the short film and animated feature branches vote on who gets nominated. No longer need to have 8 feature animated movies released in a calendar year for the category to be activated.
- Changed the category name of Foreign Language Film, it is now International Feature Film and they expanded the shortlist to 10 - the rules remain the same: countries can only pick one movie, still has to be predominately not in the English language, and has to be produced outside the US.
- Makeup and Hairstyling expand to 5 nominees, instead of 3 and the shortlist is going form 7 to 10.

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Chiitan Versus John Oliver Fight Imminent

During last week’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver aka Mr. British Birb devoted an entire closing segment to Chiitan, a rogue Japanese mascot that is a genderless otter fairy baby who wears a turtle for a hat. Not only that, but the show created a new mascot called Chiijohn and sent him to Japan to befriend Shinjokun, the actual official mascot for the city of Susaki.



After the show aired, Chiitan was quick to respond, and John Oliver made it clear he is well aware of the challenge:



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ONTD, can you smell what the Chiitan is cooking? Are you #TeamChiitan or #TeamBritishBirb

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Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande go after Morgan Stewart for her comments about their performance




Former Pop singer Justin Bieber took to Twitter to call out E! host Morgan Stewart for the comments she made about the singer’s performance with Ariana Grande at Coachella. In the “Nightly Pop” segment on Tuesday, Stewart said, “I did not realize it was going to be that bad.” She goes on to comment on his lip-synching before commenting on Justin’s appearance, saying, “He definitely looks like he put an oxy pad on that forehead, but I don’t care. That is fucked up!” Ariana then backed up her friend The Biebs in a series of Tweets of her own.


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The L Word is casting 2 trans men for new season



-The L Word is looking to cast 2 trans men for its new season
-The casting call is for one trans man 30-50 years into his transition and another asian trans man in his 30s who is energetic and bright
-The L Word hasn't had a great reputation when it comes to trans people. They had a trans character in 2006 but he was portrayed by a cis woman. The character was also shunned by the others for being trans.
-Fans are excited and applaud the announcement. They also are calling for a trans woman to be cast.

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Multiple Fox Films Getting Axed at Disney





Kit Kat is launching its first permanent flavor in almost a decade



While Japan may have a wide assortment of Kit Kat flavors, it’s been ten years since the company gave the US a break and launched a new permanent flavor. That’s all changing soon with the announcement of a new flavor. The choice? Kit Kat Duos Mint and Dark Chocolate. 🍫

“Kit Kat is known around the world for its inventive flavors. Our fans in the U.S. have been requesting new Kit Kat flavors and we're excited to share we are adding to the Kit Kat family with the launch of Kit Kat Duos Mint + Dark Chocolate,” said the company in an official statement.

Expect the new flavor to hit store shelves in December.


ONTD, will you be trying this new flavor?

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Britney is now being allowed outings from treatment center, gets fro-yo



After months in treatment and a chaotic week littered with conspiracies and theories, Britney Spears was spotted grabbing fro-yo in Santa Monica and looked in good spirits.

A source told Page Six the singer is now being "allowed outings", but remains in treatment.

Britney set the record straight on Instagram last night that she is doing fine amidst concerns from fans that she was committed against her will. "My situation is unique, but I promise I’m doing what’s best at this moment."



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Taylor Swift Upstages Gigid Hadid On Her Birthday


Gigi Hadid held her 24th birthday party in New York City on April 23. The theme was denim on denim, also known as the Canadian tuxedo. Gigi, Bella, Ashley Graham, Olivia Culpo, and Yolanda Hadid, and many others followed the dress code. Taylor Swift broke the party theme by wearing an ugly oversized blazer and a floral slip print dress. She couldn't risk dropping her new floral aesthetic for one night.

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ONTD, have you ever upstaged a friend on their birthday?

Jennifer Garner is People Magazine's Most Beautiful Person



Jennifer Garner graces the cover of People Magazine's annual Beautiful Issue, as 2019's most beautiful person.

The 47-year-old actress reveals in the issue the most surprising thing she hears from fans, "They tell me I’m prettier in person than I am on screen!"

But she doesn't take offense to it, "You might as well see it for the compliment that they mean it to be. That happens, if I’m out and about, every day at some point. I don’t know what it is, but that is by far what I hear the most.”

Her secret to handling fame? She says she never pays attention to anything about herself in the media. “Zero. Not only do I not read comments, I work very hard to not see the pictures, to not read articles or to know what’s out there at all. And it’s not that I don’t care, it’s that I care too much. Instagram is a different story because I don’t get a lot of people being mean.”



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Influencer fakes her trip to Coachella



Musician and YouTuber Gabbie Hanna has been a critic of the festival for attracting a crowd that is not interested in the music and only on posting their outfits on Instagram, so her followers were confused when she started posting pictures in Indio this past weekend. The truth was that all her photos were photoshopped.

"I know people who double up their outfits on the first weekend and take photos so they can pretend to go to both weekends," she says. "So what i'm doing is not that far from reality."

She staged her Coachella photos at a friend's house and on a lawn at Marina del Rey. Donning colorful wigs and Coachella approved outfits, she photoshopped crowds into the background. Her followers were fooled — in the age of filters, Hanna's slightly blurred fellow festival goers didn't raise any questions.

Do you have a fake Instagram life?

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Cardi B Calls Out The Shade Room Over Negative Coverage



Cardi B has publicly called out the popular Instagram-based blog, claiming they only report negative stories about her husband Offset and those associated with them.

They published a recent story about Offset being hit with three charges following his arrest last summer.
In a series of eight Instagram posts, which have since been deleted, Cardi lashed out at the Instagram blog.

The site is not allowed to post about her, but she believes they have a vendetta against her.
Cardi also shared a photo of the owner of The Shade Room.
She also claimed that this kind of reporting contributed to the beef between Kodak Black and T.I. 

“This is why I don’t fuck with that nasty ass fake ass page that always claim they for the people but in a BIAS way! How many positive shit have offset been doing this year ? Sooo much ! But naaa they rather post about his babymomma drama and cases all cause a refrigerator build bitch that owns the page is mad cause I be calling out the bullshit.”

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“She know that she not allowed to post about me, so what does she do, she post mad shit about people who she know that I’m associated with,”

"I’m not saying, 'Oh, I only want people to post positive shit about us. That bias shit that people wanna do all the time because they on a fucking hate campaign, they on some fuck QC, fuck Cardi B campaign. That shit is getting wack. It’s trash. How do people want us to change…for what? Why change, if y’all only post the fuck shit that happens in our lives.”

"Offset donated 25K to the Ellen foundation for the kids in Africa. Did The Shade Room post it? No. Is The Shade Room posting how this man is promoting a cancer free campaign? No. Are they posting any positive shit and investment talk that he’s been talking about in his interviews? No. But they sure post the way he had drama with his baby mom. They sure posting about his court cases, right?"

"Why are they making documentaries about R. Kelly? Why are they making documentaries about Michael Jackson? Because y’all make people feel like its ok to do so. Why wouldn’t a white Caucasian person try to capitalize on the drama that happens in the urban and black entertainment business when black-owned blogs capitalize on their own drama and problems?" 

"You don’t see Donald Trump and Charlie Sheen’s shit going viral every year, every so, because they don’t give a fuck anymore. Back in the day, TMZ used to post about Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, all these Caucasian celebrities. Now all they do is post about hip-hop artists, people that’s in the black entertainment business because black blogs capitalize off black entertainers’ drama. Y’all barely post positive shit about us, so why would a white blog post positive shit about us?"


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Full video of her rant



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'Game Of Thrones' Star Sophie Turner Reveals Social Media Was 'Catalyst' For Depression



Trigger warning: Dr.Phil talks about teen suicide

"Game of Thrones” star Sophie Turner opens up about her battle with depression and how social media was a “catalyst,” on “Phil in the Blanks” podcast. And, hear why she says it’s important to share her story.

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How has social media impacted your life, ONTD? How do you battle depression? :(

Scarlett Johansson & Brie Larson on Ellen



Talked about how they first met, Brie forgot that they met while doing a movie together called "Don Jon" in 2013.
Ellen talked about how they both started out as child actors.
Ellen mentions that she heard that Brie can't remember whether her first kiss was on or offscreen.
Talked about Captain Marvel grossing over a billion dollars and how Brie first shot Endgame before CM.
Ellen showed them tattoos fans got of their characters.

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they are so cute together, I wish they had done more interviews.

Kanye West wants to start his own church



After doing Sunday Service at Coachella, Kanye West is now considering starting his own church.

A source confirmed to People Magazine, “He is extremely passionate about his faith and wants to share it more regularly with people. He spends a lot of time studying and praying, and wants to share his journey.”

“He has talked about starting his own church. It would be a way to point people to Jesus through the arts and through a community of people who love and care for each other. He also wants his kids to be raised in faith, and the best way for him to do that is to live out his faith.”

Kanye has been doing Sunday Service weekly since the beginning of the year, though it’s typically only open to his A-list friends.

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Natalie Maines Appears in Divorce Court for Showdown With Estranged Husband Adrian Pasdar



Maines and Pasdar were there for a hearing to determine if Maines has to pay monthly support to Pasdar.
He claimed he was drowning in debt while Maines continued to live lavishly.
Pasdar’s lawyer argued Maines is producing a new album and she has received advances from the future earnings.
Maines’ attorney argued that Pasdar wants child support to pay his debts and fund his lifestyle, and the cash is not for the kids.

Natalie was ordered to pay some child support for March and April, along with attorney fees to Pasdar’s team in the amount of $200,000.
The ex-couple is due back in court on June 24.
They will continue to argue the issue of the validity of the prenup and if he should be paid retroactive support.

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Selena Gomez opens up about therapy, insecurity, and social media



Coach launched their own podcast, and kicked off their first episode with brand ambassador Selena Gomez, who opened up about a number of issues and topics in an open discussion with Heben Nigatu.

“I don’t really think that people know my heart.” Gomez says.

On therapy: "I go to therapy. It’s just one of the most important things — to get to know yourself. I do think that it’s helped me understand myself and my childhood a lot better. I am a believer of therapy … I wish I could have done a lot of things and experienced things maybe a little differently."

On self-image: “I don’t really appreciate people judging me on my looks or anything like that … I’m flattered when guys are like, ‘You’re pretty,’ [but] I would just love someone to love me for the person that I am. When I was younger, I was exposed to all of this [fame], and it was just all these pictures and all I would do is look at the flaws. Then when I started going through real, really difficult things, it just allowed me to have worth, to know that I’m worthy and that I am who I am.”

On social media: “I noticed I got kind of depressed looking at these people who look beautiful and amazing, and it would just get me down a lot. Taking breaks is really important. Just know that most of it isn’t real. It’s very unrealistic in a lot of ways. It is not that healthy to be on [social media] all the time.”

You can stream the full episode of the podcast here.

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Taylor Swift shares her three biggest influences right now



Taylor Swift shares three things that influence her right meow with TIME. 1. Posts on Tumblr 2. Paul McCartney and 3. Cats


ONTD, what influences you? 🤔

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Mathew Knowles announces "Survivor: The Destiny's Child Musical"




  • Beyoncé's father and co-creator/manager of Destiny's Child announced yesterday in a press release that he has plans to produce a musical based on the bestselling girl group's journey... from his experience

  • "Told from his perspective, Survivor: The Destiny’s Child Musical will start its roller coaster tale at the point of humble beginnings and travel through a captivating storyline addressing the layers of evolution – good and bad – that Knowles faced during his pioneering climb into the music industry."

  • The modest "mastermind behind them, Mathew Knowles", says he plans to bring the musical to Broadway and London's West End, as well as a world tour.

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Good luck with bookin that stage u speak of

Meet the woman Johnny Depp plans to marry



Johnny Depp's new girlfriend is a Russian go-go dancer who he wants to marry.
Polina Glen, mid-twenties, met Depp, 55, at a party in LA last year.
She didn't know who he was when he came over to introduce himself.
Polina, whose family live in Russia, has come to the US two years ago to further her career as a dancer.
The couple are very much in love and he wants to marry her.

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9 Models on the Pressure to Lose Weight and Body Image | The Models | Vogue



In the third episode of “The Models,” Vogue's four-part docu-series, runway stars get real about eating disorders, size discrimination, and the fashion’s fraught relationship with weight. Through candid conversations and never-before-shared stories, they describe what it’s like to challenge the status quo and why attaining a healthy body image is more important than booking a runway show.

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Louis Tomlinson Helps Elderly Man Complete His Bucket List



-Louis, who lost his mom to cancer in 2016, connected with Richard, who lost his wife to Alzheimer's in the same year, to help him complete his bucket list and to raise awareness for charity organizations in the UK.

-Watch as they take on a wide variety of activities like flying a helicopter, driving a race car, and getting a tattoo.

-Links to the charities are in the video description box at the source and are also listed at the end of the video.

What's on your bucket list, ONTD?
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Slasher Season 3, Slasher: Solstice, to Premiere on Netflix in May



The horror anthology series Slasher is set to premiere its third season this May. Subtitled Solstice, the season follows a killer seeking revenge on witnesses to a murder in an apartment complex.
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New promos from 'Game of Thrones' upcoming episode 'The Battle of Winterfell'




HBO released six new promos from Sunday's new episode of 'Game of Thrones', aptly called 'The Battle of Winterfell'. The photos, seen above, include Daenerys and Jon checking out the Army of the Dead, the Stark sisters together, Ser Brienne leading the Vale army to battle, and Tyrion chilling with Varys in the crypts.

Who's ready for Sunday's bloodbath?

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Lady Gaga's next album is 'incredible,' says Mark Ronson



Lady Gaga's music with Mark Ronson has topped charts around the world, earned them Grammy awards and even an Academy Award for Best Original Song. The success led fans to speculate that Mark Ronson would be playing a part in Gaga's next album. However, the producer has now confirmed that he will not be involved in the project.

During a live stream on Instagram, Ronson revealed that he did not produce on LG6, but from what he's heard the album is "incredible."

"Everybody who's worked on it and has heard anything says it's incredible and I don't doubt it... All of her records are pretty fucking iconic, she always does something unexpected."

Little to nothing is known about LG6. So far, the album is rumored to be released this summer, with the first single being rumored to release as early as May. Confirmed collaborators include Boys Noize and Bloodpop.

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CW renews Roswell: New Mexico, The 100 and two more




CW has just announce renewals for Roswell: New Mexico, The 100 (season 6 to premiere next week), All American and In the Dark.
They join the previously renewed 10 shows; Arrow (final season), Black Lightning, Charmed, Legends of Tomorrow, Dynasty, The Flash, Legacies, Riverdale, Supergirl and Supernatural (final season).
This means that CW has renewed EVERY SINGLE SHOW they aired this season.

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