1. Bill Murray crashed a bachelor party, gave an awesome speech

    Murray’s latest antics brought him to a Charleston bachelor party at a steakhouse this weekend, where he dispensed some wisdom about marriage before helping to pick up the groom-to-be in celebration

     

  2. Ryan Gosling enjoys knitting, and 47 other surprising celebrity hobbies

    Did you know that when he wasn’t hosting The Price is Right, Bob Barker took karate lessons from none other than Chuck Norris himself? Sure, successful people got where they are by being great in their fields, but even celebrities and millionaires have fun in their free time.

     

  3. Report: Beyonce’s sister attacked Jay Z in an elevator

    TMZ got ahold of this video that purports to show Beyonce’s sister, Solange, assaulting Jay Z in an elevator at the Standard Hotel last week — all while Beyonce looks on.

     

  4. James Franco reveals he doesn’t get (or care) how the internet works

    James Franco has turned his celebrity into something of a spectator sport — both wittingly and (probably) without meaning to. So he couldn’t have been too surprised when David Letterman chose to broach the topic of his Instagram account on The Late Show Thursday night.

     

  5. Surprise: Kerry Washington had a baby two weeks ago

    s the star of ABC’s Scandal, Kerry Washington is no stranger to keeping secrets — but it’s still pretty impressive that she managed to give birth two weeks ago without anybody noticing.

     


  6. The backlash against her Vogue cover is very telling

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  7. There is one thing she is exceptional at, an art that, like anything else, she mastered through discipline and well-played instinct. This is being famous.
     

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  10. Today would have been Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio’s 60th wedding anniversary.

    Here, in photos, a romance for the ages…

     

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  12. The success of The Hunger Games meant that [Jennifer] Lawrence said goodbye to her old life — which allowed her to disappear into roles in films like Winter’s Bone — and embraced life in the spotlight. Thus far, celebrity has been ridiculously kind to Lawrence. Far and wide, people tweet wishes to be her BFF, or pit her against actresses who have fallen out of favor. Her every stumble or statement is fawned over. But the adoration hints at the backlash that will inevitably come when her very human actions fail to live up to the superhuman expectations thrust upon her.
     

  13. It’s one of the weirdest continuing commercials on the tube today — a crudely animated series of ads that feature Antonio Banderas and his sexy accent as the voice of a bee who is shilling for allergy medicine. Nasonex’s ads are almost too weird to work, and yet they appear to, simply thanks to the unshakeable recognizability of their bee-voice. Banderas? More like Beederas.

    11 actors you might not realize voice commercials