Videos comparing Lady Gaga's accent in 'House of Gucci' to the real-life Patrizia Reggiani surfaced after a dialect coach said the singer sounds more Russian than Italian
Gaga plays Patrizia Reggiani, who was convicted of arranging the 1995 murder of her husband, the ex-Gucci head Maurizio Gucci, in the upcoming drama.news.yahoo.com
'Eternals' star Salma Hayek says she had 'problems with the script' and 'got into a serious fight' with director Chloé Zhao, but they found 'middle ground'
Hayek told Elle that she and Zhao talked "for a long time" and it ended up being "the best creative conversation" she ever had with a director.news.yahoo.com
Salma Hayek almost died from COVID-19
Salma Hayek has revealed her scary experience battling COVID-19, which she says she still hasn't fully recovered from. The actress in an interview with Variety spoke for the first time about what the outlet described as a "near fatal case" of COVID-19 that she battled during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic last year. "My doctor begged me to go to the hospital because it was so bad," Hayek said. "I said, 'No, thank you. I'd rather die at home.'" Hayek, according to Variety, spent about seven weeks isolated in a room at her house and was at one point put on oxygen. She "still hasn't fully regained the energy she once had," Variety reports, but she was able to return to work in April starring in Ridley Scott's newest film House of Gucci. "It was the perfect job to just get back into it," Hayek said. "I had started doing Zooms at one point, but I could only do so many because I would get so tired." Read more at Variety. More stories from theweek.comStephen Breyer is delusional about the Supreme CourtThe enormous downside of another long, public Trump investigation that comes to nothingLate night hosts denude the GOP's Jan. 6 historical revisionism, attempts to 'All Riots Matter' the commissionnews.yahoo.com
New this week: Foo Fighters, 'Malcolm & Marie' and Snoopy
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. Directed by Goro Miyazaki (Hayao Miyazaki’s son), “Earwig” follows a 10-year-old orphan girl who gets some unconventional adoptive parents. — AP Film Writer Lindsey BahrMUSIC— Foo Fighters’ 10th album was originally supposed to be released last year but was one of many projects delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Fela’s son and grandson, Femi Kuti and Made Kuti, will release a double album called “Legacy +” on Friday. Ad— “Peanuts” puppy Snoopy gets top billing in “The Snoopy Show,” an Apple TV+ animated series debuting Friday on the streaming service.
Golden Globes group gives $5.1 million in grants
Kidman was among the entertainers who appeared to discuss the charities that benefit from HFPA grants. More than $5.1 million in funds were given to over 70 nonprofit organizations during the “HFPA Philanthropy: Empowering the Next Generation” virtual event on Tuesday. The event, formerly known as the Grants Banquet, celebrated some of the organizations with aspiring artists, filmmakers and storytellers. The organization is known for putting on the Golden Globes. Salma Hayek paid homage to the Las Fotos Project, a nonprofit organization that inspires teenage girls through photography.
Dove Cameron, Salma Hayek and More Remember Cameron Boyce on 1-Year Anniversary of His Death
It's been one year since Cameron Boyce's untimely death, and his friends, family and co-stars are honoring his memory. Dove Cameron, Boyce's longtime friend and Descendants co-star, shared a trio of heartfelt snapshots to Instagram, alongside a message about the loss she feels at Boyce's absence. Fellow Descendants star Sofia Carson shared two tribute posts, including a home video montage of moments with Boyce and a photo celebrating his life. "Remembering all the joy Cameron Boyce gifted us," the actress captioned the sweet snapshot. RELATED CONTENT:Cameron Boyce's Mom Tears Up Over Fan Tributes to Late Son'Jessie' Cast Remembers 'Beautiful Soul' Cameron Boyce During Emotional Virtual ReunionSofia Carson Weighs in on Future of 'Descendants' Without Cameron Boyce (Exclusive)Cameron Boyce's 'Descendants 3' Co-Stars Sent Late Actor Texts Before Premiere
Shakira, Dwayne Johnson highlight coronavirus equity concert
NEW YORK Dwayne Johnson will host and Shakira, Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Hudson will perform on a globally broadcast concert calling on world leaders to make coronavirus tests and treatment available and equitable for all. The advocacy organization Global Citizen and the European Commission announced Monday that Global Goal: Unite for Our Future The Concert will air on June 27. The concert will also feature appearances from Billy Porter, Charlize Theron, Chris Rock, Kerry Washington, Salma Hayek and David Beckham. It will be broadcast on NBC in the U.S. and other television stations, radio stations, websites and streaming outlets around the world. The event aims to lift up the global community that is tackling equitable access to healthcare, and other enormous injustices facing our world, Johnson said in a statement.
Eva Mendes Gets a Makeover From Her Daughters: See Her Colorful Contour and Bright Blue Eyeshadow
Eva Mendes' daughters may have "won" a makeover on their mom, but she's well on her way to winning quarantine parent of the year. The girls gave their mom striking bright blue eyeshadow, smudged purple lipstick and a colorful contour across her nose and forehead. This isn't the first time Mendes has let her daughters play makeup artist in quarantine. Amore, amore, amore ." "So I'm basically like, 'Disney, I'm all yours, Disney,'" she continued.
Model Gigi Hadid shows up for New York jury duty in Weinstein rape trial
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 100 potential jurors showed up on Monday in a Manhattan courtroom for the rape trial of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein, including model Gigi Hadid. The Weinstein trial entered its second week as the judge and lawyers in the case sought to select a panel of 12 impartial New Yorkers to decide his fate. Of the 120 potential jurors who appeared on Monday, dozens were excused after saying they could not be impartial, without providing a reason. His trial began Jan. 6 and could last up to two months. On Jan. 6, as the New York trial began, Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced new sexual assault charges against Weinstein.feeds.reuters.com
Gigi Hadid called as potential juror in Harvey Weinstein trial
Hadid, who lives in Manhattan, turned heads as part of the latest pool of 120 potential jurors summoned for the case. Hadid, 27, disclosed that she has met Weinstein and actress Salma Hayek, a potential witness, but said that she could remain impartial. Hadid entered the courthouse with the pool of prospective jurors around 11 a.m., and was seen walking out with a juror questionnaire around 12:40 p.m. Harvey Weinstein charged with sex crimes in Los AngelesAbout 120 prospective jurors are being summoned to court each day. As his New York trial was getting underway a week ago, Los Angeles prosecutors announced new charges in a separate case against Weinstein.cbsnews.com
Marvel's 'Eternals' Halts Production After Unidentified Object Found on Set
Production was halted after an unidentified object was discovered on the set of Marvels Eternals film. ET has learned that the object was found in an area where the movies second unit was filming in Spains Canary Islands. I think Marvel is really at the forefront of that." See more on the film, which is set to be released in 2020, below. RELATED CONTENT:Upcoming Marvel Movies: The Full List From 'The Eternals' to 'Thor: Love and Thunder' and MoreRichard Madden on Reuniting With Former 'GoT' Co-Star Kit Harington for 'The Eternals' (Exclusive)
Salma Hayek Fangirls Over Working With Jon Snow on Marvel's 'The Eternals': Pic!
On Tuesday, Salma Hayek shared a candid photo with Harington, which seems to indicate the pair has begun work on the film. She wrote alongside the fun image: "I still can't believe that I'm working with #jonsnow ! Hayek will play Ajak, the leader of the Eternals while Harington is taking on Dane Whitman, aka the Black Night. Hayek also shared that, in the comics, her character is a man. When asked what Hayek's 11-year-old daughter, Valentina, thinks of her being a superhero, Hayek joked, "Maybe she will listen to me now?!"
'Like a Boss': Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne Take on Salma Hayek in First Trailer for
Tiffany Haddish and Rose Bryne take on Salma Hayek in the cosmetics comedy, Like a Boss. The first trailer for the upcoming film was released on Thursday, and shows the ladies all facing off against one another. Directed by Miguel Arteta, Like a Boss follows best friends Mia (Haddish) and Mel (Byrne), two women who run their own cosmetics company that they've built from scratch. However, being boss ladies also comes with its pitfalls as they realize they are in massive debt and take on a buyout offer from a notorious beauty titan, Claire Luna (Hayek). "In my experience, business and friendship don't always mix," a ritzy Hayek says in the trailer.
Richard Madden Says Marvels First Openly Gay Character Is Hugely Important (Exclusive)
Richard Madden is sharing his excitement that his new film, Eternals, will include the first openly gay character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. "I think it's hugely important, just the cast is so diverse," Madden stated. I think Marvel are really at the forefront of that." Madden and Kit Harington, who played Robb Stark and Jon Snow on the mega-hit HBO show, will be joining forces again beyond the borders of Westeros. The film centers on a race of immortals who once lived on Earth and had a hand in human civilization.
Salma Hayek Proves Age Is Nothing But a Number in Bikini Pic Ahead of 53rd Birthday
Salma Hayek just turned 53 and she's looking better than ever! Alongside, she shared a wonderfully defiant message with fans, writing, in both English and Spanish: "Yes, tomorrow I'm 53. In no time, she got a number of touching birthday messages from fellow celebs, like Lenny Kravitz, who wrote, "@salmahayek and it never looked so good!!!!!" Pierce Brosnan, who starred alongside Hayek in both 2004's After the Sunset and 2014's Some Kind of Beautiful, wrote, "Happy birthday dear Salma ." Hayek, whose character was originally a man in the comics, shared that she's "kind of the leader" of the group and has a maternal role.
Salma Hayek Dishes on Her 'Eternals' Role, Says Every Character Is 'Beautiful in
Salma Hayek is beyond excited to be part of The Eternals. I've known since March," said Hayek, who was also joined by co-stars Lia McHugh and Ma Dong-seok, of her casting. Hayek, whose character is originally a man in the comic, said is she "kind of the leader" of the group and has a more motherly role. "But Chlo [Zhao], the director, has approached the leadership a little bit more [with a] deeper connection," Hayek explained. As for what her 11-year-old daughter, Valentina, thinks of her being a superhero, Hayek joked, "Maybe she will listen to me now?!"
14 Hollywood stars who started acting on telenovelas
Salma Hayek has starred in prestigious films like " Frida , " and comedies like " Sausage Party " and the " Grown Ups " movies. Her formative years were spent acting in the telenovela " Teresa, " a show about a woman who uses her beauty and intelligence to get out of a life of poverty and make it into a " world of luxury. " She acted on a few more shows before her acting career fired into the stratosphere in the 1990s with turns in films like " Desperado " and " From Dusk Till Dawn. " Hide Caption