Author Archive | Renee Morad

Advocates Praise Beyonce for Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding advocates, a.k.a. ‘lactivists,’ rejoice after Beyonce was spotted nursing her 7-week-old daughter, Blue Ivy, while eating out at NYC’s Sant Ambroeus restaurant with her husband, Jay-Z. A celebrity as influential as Beyonce holds the power to break down barriers tied to nursing, experts say. “Beyonce appears as a beautiful, loving new mother,” said Dr. […]

Billy Off the Hook for Oscar Gag?

Comedian Billy Crystal drew criticism just a few minutes into the Academy Awards when he revisited a Sammy Davis Jr. impersonation, in blackface, that he once performed on Saturday Night Live. The filmed skit featuring Crystal talking to Justin Bieber and Sammy Davis Jr. (actually Crystal in makeup) was a take on Woody Allen’s Midnight […]

Did Portman Secretly Get Hitched?

Natalie Portman and Black Swan choreographer Benjamin Millepied were spotted wearing wedding rings at Sunday night’s 84th Academy Awards, sparking rumors that the couple had secretly wed. The Oscar winner seemed to be wearing a diamond set around her engagement ring, which was revealed to over 1 billion viewers as she clutched an envelope onstage […]

Alexander Slams Romney on George Costanza Line

Mitt Romney made headlines after Wednesday’s GOP debate in Mesa, Ariz. when he borrowed a line from beloved ‘Seinfeld’ character George Costanza. However, that wasn’t enough to win over Jason Alexander, the actor famous for his former Costanza role. After a symphony of applause that followed Romney’s declaration that he wanted to “restore America’s promise,” […]

Jennifer Aniston: Theroux Looks ‘Like a Serial Killer’

It’s no secret that Jennifer Aniston may have a weakness for ‘bad boys,’ but after hearing her recount her first impressions of beau Justin Theroux, we’re surprised a romance blossomed. “I met Justin about five years ago and I thought he was very sweet and he was always very nice,” Aniston, 43, tells Pop Sugar. […]

Whitney’s Family Reportedly Selling Funeral Footage

Whitney Houston’s family quietly struck a deal to sell video footage of Whitney’s funeral to benefit Bobbi Kristina, according to a TMZ exclusive report. Apparently, the Associated Press provided a live pool feed of the funeral to media outlets, including TMZ, but requested that all outlets pull the footage 24 hours later. A rep for […]

Mel Gibson Reportedly Tried to ‘Save’ Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston’s family invited Mel Gibson to attend the singer’s funeral because he reportedly tried to ‘save’ her at one point in her life, according to TMZ. “Several years ago, when Whitney was about as bad off with drugs and alcohol as she ever was, Mel quietly intervened and spent a lot of time with […]

Macaulay Culkin’s Gaunt Photo

Macaulay Culkin was spotted in NY yesterday looking extremely thin and scruffy, according to an exclusive photo posted by Entertainment Tonight. The photo is surprising enough to spark concern about the Home Alone star’s health. The 31-year-old actor was seen on the street posing with fans and carrying a can of Red Bull. Click here […]

Demi’s 911 Call to Air with Edits

Just days after Demi Moore was rushed to the hospital for ‘exhaustion,’ L.A. officials plan to release an edited version of her 911 call, according to the Los Angeles Times. The call, made from Moore’s home on Monday, will be altered to remove medical and drug details, to comply with privacy laws. TMZ reported that […]

Report: Jolie Snubs Clooney’s Girlfriend

It’s no secret that George Clooney and Brad Pitt are the best of pals, but how are their ladies getting along? According to US Magazine, Angelina Jolie has given nothing more than a cold shoulder to Clooney’s girlfriend of six months, Stacy Keibler. George Clooney and former WWE wrestler and ‘Dancing with the Stars’ contestant […]