This week has brought triumph and tears to some of your favorite celebrities. We’ve gathered some of the top entertainment news stories from July 17 – 23, 2021, to keep you updated on all the celebrity happenings.
Entertainment News: Romance Rising
Anna Faris surprised the media by donning a sparkling new wedding ring and announcing her nuptials on her podcast. She and Michael Barrett recently said their vows in a Washington State courthouse during a secret elopement.
Adele has a new beau in her life. People Magazine reports she is dating famed sports agent Rich Paul. Basketball fans know him as LeBron James’s representative.
Dolly Parton showed the world how she keeps the spark in her marriage. She donned her bunny ears for an updated reshoot of her famous Playboy Magazine cover. Carl was one very happy birthday boy to get this sizzling gift.
Steaming Hot Royal-Tea
Prince Harry made headlines this week when he announced his upcoming memoir. The Royal family was not happy by the news. As it turns out, The Duke of Sussex did not get permission for the $20 million book deal. TMZ has all the details.
Entertainment News: Casting About
Viewers asked and Jeopardy finally answered. LeVar Burton is finally getting his shot at the podium as his hosting stint begins on Monday. Superfans of Star Trek: The Next Generation are already campaigning to make him the permanent host.
Damon Wayans Jr is teaming up with former Days of our Lives star Kyle Brandt for a game show revamp of the popular arcade game ‘Frogger.’ The Peacock network commissioned 13 episodes with the hope for more. TV Line has all the details.
This Is Us may be going into its final season but that didn’t stop the cast from getting their due. Us Magazine reported the substantial pay bumps each actor received.
Fans of TLC’s Little People, Big World will be interested to hear there’s some drama on the farm. Matt Roloff ousted his ex-wife, Amy, from her position as Roloff Farm’s secretary. We don’t think Amy is sweating it, though, since she’s already engaged to Chris Marek and moving on with her life.
Amazon’s billionaire founder Jeff Bezos won his own race to space with his first flight to the sky. He made massive headlines not only for his accomplishments but for the questionable shape of his spaceship.
True Crime Bullet
Hollywood serial killer Michael Gariuldo known as the “Hollywood Ripper” or “The Boy Next Door Killer” was sentenced to the death penalty this week. The murderer was convicted for the slaying of three women including Ashley Ellerin, who was dating Ashton Kutcher at the time of her death.
NXIVM cult leader, Kieth Raniere, faced a federal judge this week. He was ordered to pay his branding victims a total of $3.46 million. People Magazine revealed that the money is to surgically remove and cover up the scarring as well as restitution for the torture.
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