JENNIFER LAWRENCE TO RETEAM WITH DAVID O. LAWRENCE: Jennifer Lawrence is getting back into business with her Silver Linings Playbook and American Hustle director, David O. Russell. The Oscar winner will star in Joy — the story of Miracle Mop inventor Joy Mangano. It will be released on Christmas in 2015.
ABC FAMILY WANTS MORE ‘PRETTY LITTLE LIARS’: Pretty Little Liars has been renewed for a sixth and seventh season by ABC Family. It is the first time the network has ever given a multi-year pickup. Season six will debut in 2015 and seven will unspool the following year. The fifth season premiered last night (June 10th.)
CARA DELEVINGNE TEAMS UP WITH DKNY: Model Cara Delevingne is teaming up with DKNY to design and release a capsule collection to hit stores at the end of October. The collection consists of 15 unisex pieces such as beanies, tanks and tees and a leather bomber jacket with prices ranging from $70 to $735. Cara discussed the project with Women’s Wear Daily saying, “They always encouraged my design input, my personal style and my ideas from the very beginning of our working relationship. DKNY is urban and edgy but, most of all, it’s individual. They truly embrace the weirdness in all of us, so you can really be yourself.”
LAURA PREPON CONFIRMS RETURN TO ‘ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK’: Orange is the New Black actress Laura Prepon has confirmed that she will be returning to the show for season three and her character will appear in every episode. She told Savannah Guthrie on the Today show, “Yes, definitely, and I’m really excited because I missed everybody so much during season 2. But yeah, we started shooting yesterday, and it’s awesome so I can’t wait to get back to work.” Prior to the release of the second season, rumors were circulating that she was being written off the series.
VINCENT D’ONOFRIO JOINS NETFLIX’S ‘DAREDEVIL’: Law & Order: Criminal Intent actor Vincent D’Onofrio has joined the cast of the upcoming Netflix series, Daredevil. He has landed the role of Wilson Fisk, who is also known as Kingpin and an enemy of Daredevil. Jeph Loeb of Marvel said in a statement, “We’re incredibly proud to have an actor with the gravitas and versatility of Vincent joining Marvel’s Daredevil in such an integral role. Wilson Fisk is an iconic villain whose cunning and power make him the dangerous equal of our hero.” Boardwalk Empire actor Charlie Cox was previously cast as Matt Murdock, AKA Daredevil.
JAKE GYLLENHAAL SPARKS MORE ROMANCE RUMORS WITH RACHEL MCADAMS: Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams once again sparked rumors of a possible romance between them by attending a boxing match together in New York City on Monday night (June 9th.) Last week they were photographed enjoying dinner together in a Pittsburgh restaurant called Meat and Potatoes. Despite these hangouts, sources insist to Us Weekly that they are nothing more than friends who are meeting for a project.
HUGH JACKMAN SHAVES HIS HEAD: Hugh Jackman will be rocking a new look as he films scenes for his new film Pan. The Tony awards host has shaved his hair completely off to play a pirate in the Peter Pan origin story. Hugh shared a photo of his bald head on Instagram on Tuesday (June 10th) along with the caption, “Blackbeard is born.”
SANDRA BULLOCK LAUGHS OFF CHRIS EVANS DATING RUMORS: Sandra Bullock made a joke out of the rumors that she is dating Chris Evans when asked about their relationship recently by Entertainment Tonight. She said, “We’ve since married and it started breaking apart, so we separated. We filed for divorce, and I hope everyone can respect our privacy. But we’re going to remain friends and share responsibility of the farm animals we’ve taken on, because you just can’t abandon the animals.” Evan confessed to Details back in 2012 that Sandra was his childhood crush.
MELANIE GRIFFITH PHOTOGRAPHED STILL ROCKING WEDDING RING: Melanie Griffith was photographed leaving a salon in Beverly Hills on Monday (June 9th) wearing what appeared to be her wedding band on her ring finger. When asked by photographers if she and Antonio Banderas will stay friends post-divorce, she responded, “I imagine we will.”
JASON SCHWARTZMAN AND WIFE WELCOME SECOND CHILD: Saving Mr. Banks actor Jason Schwartzman has welcomed his second child with wife Brady Cunningham. The only information released to People is that the couple has another daughter. Jason and Brady married in 2009 and she gave birth to their daughter Marlowe in of 2011.
Keira Knightley Lives On A Budget
Keira Knightley has made millions off of her successful film career but she doesn’t necessarily want the millionaire lifestyle. The 29-year-old appears in the new issue of Glamour where she explains why she limits herself to a $50,000 salary.
Keira tells the magazine, “I think living an expensive lifestyle means you can’t hang out with people who don’t live that lifestyle. It alienates you. Some of my best most hilarious times have been in the least luxurious places.”
- CelebrityNetWorth.com claims that Keira has an estimated net worth of $50 million.
Tracy Morgan Update
FX Networks released a statement yesterday (June 10th) regarding the status of their untitled upcoming project starring Tracy Morgan. As previously reported, Tracy his hospitalized after his car was slammed by a truck on the New Jersey turnpike. The crash caused the death of comic James “Jimmy Mack” McnNair and left three, including Tracy, injured.The show — which is a half-hour comedy, was created by the It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia team.
The statement read, “The only thing we are concerned with is the health and recovery of Tracy Morgan and the victims of this tragic accident. We will support Tracy and his family in every way possible throughout his recovery. At the point when Tracy has recovered and decides that he is ready to go back to work, his show will be waiting for him. Right now our thoughts and prayers remain with Tracy, the other victims of the accident, and their families.”
- Meanwhile, the truck driver who caused the car crash denies reports that he was drunk or high when he slammed into the SUV. According to TMZ, a tweet from the Twitter account which appeared to belong to Walmart truck Kevin Roper read, “I wish it was me and I can’t express how horrible I feel.” He added that he is being used as a scapegoat because a famous person was involved in the crash. He added, “I was never charged at the scene of the accident because once again i was not guilty of any crime. Not until all the TV cameras came. So yes i am now most likely f****d because i had an unfortunate ACCIDENT with the wrong car that night.”
Meanwhile, according to the site, Tracy’s estranged mother Alicia Warden was turned away at the hospital by his fiance Megan Wollover when she first went to visit her son. She also claimed that she heard about Tracy’s condition on TV.
Warden says she returned to the hospital the next day and was let in. She said that Tracy was unconcious and she was only allowed to stay for five minutes and wasn’t allowed to be alone with himm.
- Warden said, “All I wanted was for our family to be alone with him. I wanted to pray over him and couldn’t do that because so many people were in the room.”
- Back in 2012, Morgan said that he hadn’t seen his mom in 11 years.