Pete Davidson models for Alexander Wang

Pete Davidson has been tapped to appear in Alexander Wang’s latest marketing imagery.The Saturday Night Live star walked the runway during the fashion designer’s spring 2020 show held at the Rockefeller Center plaza in New York City last May, where he …

Pete Davidson has been tapped to appear in Alexander Wang’s latest marketing imagery.

The Saturday Night Live star walked the runway during the fashion designer’s spring 2020 show held at the Rockefeller Center plaza in New York City last May, where he joined the likes of professional models including Kendall Jenner, Binx Walton, and his rumoured girlfriend Kaia Gerber.

Now, Wang has teamed with Davidson once again, this time on a set of photos posted on Instagram. The picture shows the 26-year-old posing in two-tone jeans, a white tank top, and a black leather jacket while holding up a small motorcycle.

“Pete pulled up ’cause we signed the NDA,” a brand representative wrote in the caption, referencing reports circulating last month that Davidson makes fans sign a $1 million (£773,500) non-disclosure agreement before they’re welcomed into his shows.

It remains unclear whether the comedian’s photos are part of a wider campaign for the Alexander Wang brand or if they will only be shared on social media.

Meanwhile, Davidson has also taken part in a Q&A video with Wang for the label’s YouTube channel. When asked about his current state of mind, he explained that he found participating in a fashion photoshoot to be rather hilarious.

“I think it’s pretty funny that I’m doing this, that I’m a super-duper model,” said Davidson. “Anwar Hadid was unavailable, Jaden Smith was also not available, and Adam Devine is booked. So, Pete is here.”

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Alex Brightman set to portray John Belushi in biopic

Broadway star Alex Brightman has reportedly been cast as John Belushi in an upcoming biopic.A biographical film about the late Saturday Night Live star has been in development for years, with Todd Phillips and Steven Conrad both tapped to direct at dif…

Broadway star Alex Brightman has reportedly been cast as John Belushi in an upcoming biopic.

A biographical film about the late Saturday Night Live star has been in development for years, with Todd Phillips and Steven Conrad both tapped to direct at different times, with Emile Hirsch attached to star, but the project stalled around 2014.

Now, according to editors at Collider, the project is back in development again, with The Devil Wears Prada’s David Frankel in the frame to direct and Tony Award-nominated Broadway actor Brightman, who is best known for starring in the School of Rock and Beetlejuice stage adaptations, attached to play Belushi.

Masters of Sex actress Annaleigh Ashford is in the running to play Belushi’s girlfriend-turned-wife Judith, while comedian John Mulaney has been offered the role of Belushi’s good friend and SNL co-star Dan Aykroyd.

The script, which was originally written by Conrad, is expected to feature many other famous characters such as SNL boss Lorne Michaels and star Gilda Radner, journalist Barbara Walters, screen legend Jack Nicholson, and musicians Keith Richards, James Taylor, and Paul Simon.

Judith is reportedly involved in the project and is expected to serve as an executive producer, alongside Alexandra Milchan and Scott Lambert.

The film, currently known as Belushi, is expected to follow Belushi at the height of his fame, during which he had memorable roles in The Blues Brothers and National Lampoon’s Animal House. The comedian died at the age of 33 from a drug overdose at the Chateau Marmont in 1982.

Michael Chiklis previously played the comic in the 1989 biopic Wired, which received an overwhelmingly negative response from critics as well as Belushi’s friends and family, with Aykroyd once telling MTV, “I hope it never gets seen.”

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Jennifer Lopez breaks out iconic Versace dress for Saturday Night Live

Jennifer Lopez busted out her iconic green Versace dress for an appearance on Saturday Night Live over the weekend.The superstar hit headlines around the world when she stepped out at the 2000 Grammy Awards sporting the tropical print gown, and attract…

Jennifer Lopez busted out her iconic green Versace dress for an appearance on Saturday Night Live over the weekend.

The superstar hit headlines around the world when she stepped out at the 2000 Grammy Awards sporting the tropical print gown, and attracted huge media attention again in September when she walked the runway during the Italian fashion house’s spring/summer 2020 show in a reimagined version.

Jennifer reflected on wearing the outfit for the second time during her monologue while hosting the TV show on Saturday night, and told the audience: “I walked the runway at Milan for the first time wearing a dress I wore 20 years ago. Now, some people said I look better now than I did then, and I’m not bragging – that’s just, you know, gossip.”

She then launched into a performance of Santa Claus is Coming to Town with the Radio City Rockettes and at the conclusion of the song, hid behind the dancers, whipped off her tuxedo, and proceeded to walk back to the front of the stage wearing the famous Donatella Versace-designed ensemble along with matching sandals, leading to a massive cheer from the audience.

To mark the 20th anniversary of Versace’s jungle print earlier this year, Jennifer recalled in a video for Vogue.com how she had to convince her stylist at the time, Andrea Lieberman, to let her wear the dress back in 2000.

“(On the day of the Grammys) there was two or three dresses… and then when I tried on the green one and I came out, everyone was there… glam and everybody… and they were like, ‘That’s the dress! That is the dress, that is what you are wearing. Let’s go,'” she remembered. “And then Andrea, my stylist was like, ‘You can’t wear that one,’ and I was like, ‘Why did you bring it then?'”

Yet, as soon as the I’m Real hitmaker made her entrance on the red carpet, she knew she had made the right decision.

“There was a little buzz in the air, people started yelling and screaming…the 50-year-old mused.

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Pete Davidson opens up about cystic acne battle

Pete Davidson is undergoing a course of strong medication in order to treat his acne.The comedian has joined the likes of Lili Reinhart and Iris Law in discussing their struggles with the debilitating skin condition, in which cysts cause painful and re…

Pete Davidson is undergoing a course of strong medication in order to treat his acne.

The comedian has joined the likes of Lili Reinhart and Iris Law in discussing their struggles with the debilitating skin condition, in which cysts cause painful and red lumps on the face and body.

Now, in an interview with Paper magazine, Davidson has explained how he’s taking Accutane – a medication used to treat severe cystic acne that has not responded to other treatments.

“Well, my skin’s insanely bad because I have Crohn’s, so I have like no immune system,” the 26-year-old explained, referencing the inflammatory bowel disease he was diagnosed with in his teens. “So, I get cystic acne and I have to take extra-special care of my skin so it can still look sh***y. But now I’m on Accutane, so I’ve been told I’m gonna be a little bit of a b**** for the next six months.”

Cystic acne can leave long-lasting scars, and while there is no cure or specific cause, sufferers do need to undergo treatment.

Elsewhere in the interview, the Saturday Night Live funnyman discussed the intense public scrutiny over his appearance, especially during his short-lived relationship with popstar Ariana Grande last year.

“I think it’s very… weird. When enough people call you ugly, it definitely gets to you. For me, personally, I can’t block that stuff out. That’s why I had to get rid of the Internet and stuff,” Davidson shared. “But you definitely have to get to a place where you’re just like, ‘This is how I look. Alright.’ You know?”

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Scarlett Johansson drew from parents’ divorce for Marriage Story

Scarlett Johansson drew from her parents’ divorce to prepare for the family drama Marriage Story.The actress appears opposite Adam Driver as a young mother coping with the breakup of her marriage in the film, and while the star has been divorced twice,…

Scarlett Johansson drew from her parents’ divorce to prepare for the family drama Marriage Story.

The actress appears opposite Adam Driver as a young mother coping with the breakup of her marriage in the film, and while the star has been divorced twice, she was directly influenced by what she had experienced growing up.

“It felt familiar somehow, but not because of what I’d been experiencing then,” Johansson, who was in the middle of her divorce from Romain Dauriac when preparing for the project, told Elle magazine. “But maybe because of how I grew up, and the dynamic between my parents – or maybe because I’ve known women who’ve dedicated themselves to their partner’s vision and then come out of this decade-long relationship feeling almost like a ghost.”

The Avengers: Endgame star was also previously married to Ryan Reynolds but is now setting out to find wedded bliss for a third time with Saturday Night Live star Colin Jost.

The 34-year-old also recalled how she set her own feelings of happiness aside in order to portray her character’s anguish.

“My ability to compartmentalise comes in handy when it’s time for things like that,” she added. “I’m certainly, obviously, very happy and fulfilled in my personal life, but I’m also a sum of many parts, and able to access different parts of my story and how I got here. It’s all valuable.”

Johansson was thrilled to play a mother on screen for the first time too.

“It’s funny, because I had never played a mother before, and now suddenly I have two films back to back where I have children who are, like, eight or nine years old,” Johansson, who shares five-year-old daughter Rose with Dauriac, added. “Actors get to wherever they need to go whether or not they’ve lived it, but (these roles) had a deeper resonance with me because of my own personal experience.”

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Peter Capaldi joins The Suicide Squad

Peter Capaldi has joined the cast of James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad.The former Doctor Who star has signed up to appear in the highly-anticipated follow-up to the 2016 movie in an undisclosed role, according to Deadline. Saturday Night Live comedian Pe…

Peter Capaldi has joined the cast of James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad.

The former Doctor Who star has signed up to appear in the highly-anticipated follow-up to the 2016 movie in an undisclosed role, according to Deadline.

Saturday Night Live comedian Pete Davidson is also in negotiations for a cameo role that he will reportedly shoot between filming of the long-running live sketch show.

No details have so far emerged about the plot, but Capaldi and Davidson will be joining the likes of Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney and Joel Kinnaman, who are reprising their roles from David Ayer’s original.

And Idris Elba, John Cena, David Dastmalchian, Daniela Melchior, Flula Borg, Nathan Fillion, Steve Agee and Taika Waititi are the newest recruits to Gunn’s movie.

Elba was originally cast as Deadshot, effectively replacing Will Smith – who is not returning for the sequel – although it was reported soon after the news was announced that the 50-year-old was disappointed the British actor did not get his blessing before accepting the role.

According to editors at Collider, Elba and Gunn then created a new part in the movie for the Golden Globe-winning actor, but details are still under wraps.

Production on The Suicide Squad is slated to begin later this month, with the first table read session of Gunn’s script to be held on 11 September. And once filming at Pinewood Studios in Atlanta, Georgia has wrapped, he will return to Marvel to film Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3., starring Chris Pratt and Dave Bautista.

The Suicide Squad will be released in August 2021.

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Aidy Bryant launches plus-size clothing line

Aidy Bryant has launched a plus-size clothing line packed with “easy and simple” designs.The Saturday Night Live star isn’t afraid to make a statement with her attire, often opting for bold prints and cute dresses when she steps out onto the red carpet…

Aidy Bryant has launched a plus-size clothing line packed with “easy and simple” designs.

The Saturday Night Live star isn’t afraid to make a statement with her attire, often opting for bold prints and cute dresses when she steps out onto the red carpet.

Now, after receiving so much positive feedback over her signature style, Aidy has teamed with her stylist Remy Pearce on a range named Pauline.

“BIG NEWS: I made some dresses for you guys! from my new clothing line, @shoppaulineny it’s a limited run so shop fast! follow @shoppaulineny for updates. love ya! xo, aidy,” she wrote on Instagram on Thursday.

Aidy and Remy are keeping the collection small to begin with in order to test demand. The collection revolves around the Lovington dress, which is available in a blue colour as well as stripe and gingham fabrics, and features a collar and pockets.

In a video posted on the Pauline website, the Shrill star also explained that she has long had ideas of what she likes to wear, but struggled to find the right items in clothing stores.

“So, here’s what happened. I have been a fat lady my whole damn life…and I always felt like there were clothes out there, but not what I wanted,” the 32-year-old commented. “And what I wanted was something easy and simple and cool, but also comfortable.”

A number of Aidy’s celebrity followers were quick to congratulate her on the collection.

Queer Eye style guru Tan France wrote on her Instagram post, “CONGRATS, AIDY. BEAUTIFUL DRESSES!” and her fellow Saturday Night Live castmate Vanessa Bayer commented, “Love these!!! So proud of my baby!!”

While plus-size model Tess Holliday added: “I’m gunna need it ALL (sic).”

The Lovington design is available in U.S. sizes 12-28 (U.K. 16-32) and is priced at $175 (£145).

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Natasha Lyonne dresses up as famous characters for the Emmy Awards

Natasha Lyonne and her boyfriend Fred Armisen dress up as famous characters when they attend the Emmy Awards.The Russian Doll star, who has been dating the Saturday Night Live comedian since 2014, revealed in a new interview with Variety that they pick…

Natasha Lyonne and her boyfriend Fred Armisen dress up as famous characters when they attend the Emmy Awards.

The Russian Doll star, who has been dating the Saturday Night Live comedian since 2014, revealed in a new interview with Variety that they pick a theme for their red carpet outfits every year.

Discussing her choice of a vintage off-the-shoulder dress that she wore in 2015 to the prestigious awards ceremony, Lyonne explained that she had to complement her beau’s outfit, as he was sporting an ensemble inspired by Nightmare on Elm Street villain Freddy Krueger.

“It needed to pair well with Fred, my boyfriend, who was nominated. And he wanted to go as Freddy Krueger. The flashes of fringe at the bottom of the dress really felt like something that Freddy Krueger could have destroyed with his claw,” she shared.

Armisen, 52, wore a black tailored suit to the Emmys, along with a white shirt and red and green striped tie in homage to Krueger’s iconic striped sweatshirt. He also wore a fake gloved hand with razors, and cheekily posed in pictures with his hand on Lyonne’s shoulders.

The pair have attended the Emmys in theme ever since, and in 2016, the comedian walked the red carpet impersonating Frankenstein, with the duo arriving at the ceremony in a funeral hearse.

Elsewhere in the interview, the 40-year-old confessed that the chic white Gucci look she wore to the premiere of Orange Is the New Black’s final season last month was something she wanted to be buried in.

“It’s a real dream outfit. I’d be fine to be buried in that!” Lyonne laughed. “It had all the elements: a collar that popped, a white leather blazer with gold buttons and a leather tie. So it really was in the sweet spot of everything I enjoy.”

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Scarlett Johansson shows off stunning $400,000 engagement ring

Scarlett Johansson has showed off her stunning engagement ring for the first time, two months after saying yes to Colin Jost.The actress displayed the huge 11-carat egg-shaped sparkler on Saturday during a Marvel event at Comic-Con in San Diego. As her…

Scarlett Johansson has showed off her stunning engagement ring for the first time, two months after saying yes to Colin Jost.

The actress displayed the huge 11-carat egg-shaped sparkler on Saturday during a Marvel event at Comic-Con in San Diego.

As her new Black Widow standalone movie was announced, Scarlett took to the stage in a black and white David Koma jumpsuit with sheer panelling, Gianvito Rossi heels, and her jaw-dropping engagement ring.

According to editors at Page Six Style, the stone is a yellow-brown tinted diamond, mounted on an unusual black band, and worth more than $400,000 (£320,000).

It is also reportedly the work of Taffin’s owner James de Givenchy, the nephew of legendary French fashion designer, Hubert de Givenchy.

On 29 June, an employee of the New York-based jewellery company shared a photo of a ring very similar to Scarlett’s on Instagram, with the caption: “11 cts (carats) light brown diamond, type 2A.”

The 34-year-old and Colin first made their debut as a couple back in November 2017 and announced that they were engaged in May. The loved-up duo was spotted celebrating their happy news just one day later at the Blue Hill restaurant at Stone Barns in New York, according to reports.

Scarlett and her Saturday Night Live co-head writer beau were last seen on the red carpet at the Los Angeles premiere of Avengers: Endgame, just weeks before Colin popped the question.

The blonde star was previously married to Ryan Reynolds from 2008 until 2010, and Romain Dauriac from 2014 to 2017, with whom she shares five-year-old daughter Rose.

This is the first marriage for the 37-year-old funnyman.

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Leslie Jones teamed with Christian Siriano after other designers made her feel ‘big’

Leslie Jones teamed up with Christian Siriano after she was made to feel like she wasn’t a “regular size” in Hollywood. Back in 2016, the 51-year-old vented her frustrations on Twitter after she found no designers were willing to dress her for the pr…

Leslie Jones teamed up with Christian Siriano after she was made to feel like she wasn’t a “regular size” in Hollywood.

Back in 2016, the 51-year-old vented her frustrations on Twitter after she found no designers were willing to dress her for the premiere of her movie Ghostbusters.

“Maybe because I’m tall, maybe I’m not the regular size – which is not that big,” she told Variety in a new interview. “I’m (a) 10, 12. I guess it’s big for a Hollywood size, but I’m a normal-sized woman.

“I always knew I liked clothes. I just didn’t know how to translate that as far as dressing myself.”

Days before the Ghostbusters premiere, the Saturday Night Live writer and comedian took to social media to voice her disappointment, before she headed out to the mall to look at dresses at U.S. department store, Macy’s.

“It’s so funny how there are no designers wanting to help me with a premiere dress for movie. Hmmm that will change and I remember everything,” she posted at the time.

The tweet blew up, and she was then contacted by Siriano, and together, they created her dream dress – a red, off-the-shoulder floor length gown, with a thigh-high slit – inspired by the 1976 film Sparkle.

For her first Emmy nomination in 2017, she collaborated again with Siriano on a daring black sequinned dress.

“That was just me wanting to have something really dramatic and see-through, because I had been working out, so I wanted to show off my body,” the star explained.

And for her second Emmy nod a year later, Jones loosened up with a pastel-coloured iridescent trouser suit designed, once again, by the Project Runway winner.

“I didn’t have any pockets, so I had my speech in my bra,” she recalled. “And I remember that I was so hot, and I was sweating, so the ink went onto my breast. When I took it off, I had ‘God’ on one breast and ‘Lorne’ (Michaels, Saturday Night Live creator) on the other one!”

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