4:03pm PDT, Jul 21, 2021
- 1 Robin Williams’ son Zak honors his dad, will get candid about Robin’s misdiagnosis
- 2 Mindy Kaling shares a ‘Legally Blonde 3’ replace
- 3 Kanye West returns to Instagram with Sha’Carri Richardson advert
- 4 Chrissy Teigen worries she could possibly be canceled ‘perpetually’
- 5 Mena Suvari reveals previous sexual abuse, drug habit in new memoir
- 6 Taylor Swift yanks ‘Fearless (Taylor’s Model)’ from Grammy, CMA consideration
- 7 Gael Garcia Bernal and his girlfriend anticipating first youngster collectively
- 8 Harvey Weinstein pleads not responsible to sexual assault fees in Los Angeles
Robin Williams’ son Zak honors his dad, will get candid about Robin’s misdiagnosis
Wednesday, July 21, would have marked Robin Williams’ seventieth birthday, a milestone the late comedian and actor’s son, Zak Williams, marked with a message on Instagram that learn, “Dad, on what could be your seventieth birthday, I might need you to know that your unimaginable spirit lives inside us. Our household might be celebrating you and your reminiscence right this moment. We miss you and love you all the time!” The 38-year-old psychological well being advocate additionally spoke candidly on “The Genius Life” podcast about what his dad went by after being misdiagnosed with Parkinson’s illness previous to his dying in August 2014. “What I noticed was frustration,” Zak shared on (through People). “What he was going by did not match one to at least one [with what] many Parkinson’s sufferers expertise. So, I believe that was onerous for him.” As Zak and his household would study years after Robin’s dying, the comedian was not affected by Parkinson’s in any respect. As a substitute, he had Lewy physique dementia, an especially frequent, if underdiagnosed type of progressive dementia. “There was a spotlight subject that pissed off him, there have been points related to how he felt and in addition from a neurological perspective he did not really feel nice. He was very uncomfortable,” Zak recalled, including that his father was prescribed intense medicine — for the unsuitable sickness — that had been “actually onerous on the thoughts and the physique” and should have made issues worse for the star. Compounding the state of affairs, Zak stated, was the truth that what Robin was truly coping with affected factor like his capacity to manage his motion, which made for apparent “challenges performing his craft.” Robin’s daughter, Zelda Williams, 31, stayed quiet on Twitter within the days main as much as her dad’s birthday, as she does each year across the anniversary of his passing.
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On the heels of the 20th anniversary of “Legally Blonde” earlier this month, Mindy Kaling has lastly ponied up a mini-update on “Legally Blonde 3.” “The Workplace” alum is at the moment writing the screenplay with “Parks and Rec” author Dan Goor, however it appears they’ve a methods to go earlier than there’s a lot to share. “[We’re] nonetheless engaged on our first draft,” Mindy advised Andy Cohen this week on “Watch What Occurs Dwell.” “… Simply capturing the voice and issues just like the ‘Bend and Snap; has been an intimidating a part of creating the sequel,” Mindy defined. “There are such a lot of iconic moments in [the movies] that we’ve got to provide you with our new model of that. So, that is intimidating.” Reese Witherspoon, whose prolific manufacturing firm Howdy Sunshine is producing Elle Woods’ return to the massive display screen, is ready to return again as Elle, now twenty years additional alongside in her regulation profession. And Mindy confirmed on “WWHL” that Jennifer Coolidge — aka Elle’s nail salon pal Paulette — will “1000 %” seem within the new film. Many of the remainder of the forged has but to be introduced, however Us Weekly studies a couple of of the unique stars have expressed curiosity, together with Luke Wilson, who performed Elle’s Mr. Proper, Matt Davis, who performed her Mr. Mistaken, and Holland Taylor, who performed Elle’s inspiring regulation trainer. “Legally Blonde 3” is at the moment slated for a Could 2022 launch, per Us.
Kanye West returns to Instagram with Sha’Carri Richardson advert
After laying low in current months amid his split from Kim Kardashian, Kanye West is stepping again out into the highlight — and he is bringing the quickest lady in the USA with him. Forward of the rapper’s deliberate “Donda” album launch on July 23, Beats By Dre launched a brand new advert that includes ‘Ye’s new music, “No Little one Left Behind,” which serves because the soundtrack to a video advert that includes Sha’Carri Richardson. The record-setting observe and discipline star will not compete on the Tokyo Olympics this month due to a failed drug check that confirmed THC in her system — she’s since defined she cracked beneath the stress of coping with her organic mom’s dying one week the Olympic trials — however she’s going to star in a second Beats advert from Dre and ‘Ye. “There might be ups and down in life, however it’s vital to recollect to RUN YOUR OWN RACE,” the 21-year-old athlete captioned an Instagram publish of the primary industrial on July 20. “Like to @beatsbydre and @kanyewest for the help. One other industrial and one other new Ye music dropping tomorrow! DONDA out on Friday! Let’s goo🔥.” Kanye, in the meantime, returned to Instagram this week for the primary time in two years. His first publish was a photograph of his gold chains that characteristic the names of the 4 children he shares with Kim. The Sha’Carri / Beats advert was the second. “Donda,” named after Kanye’s late mother, was due out final July however was by no means launched.
Chrissy Teigen worries she could possibly be canceled ‘perpetually’
Chissy Teigen is not positive she’ll ever get better from the hit her fame took because of her cyberbullying scandal. Within the meantime, her plan is to thoughts her personal enterprise. “I’ve determined I am not getting concerned in anybody’s s— ever once more,” Chrissy advised a TMZ cameraman who caught as much as her this week. Requested how lengthy she could possibly be relegated to the “cancel membership,” the mannequin and foodie replied, “I do not know, it could possibly be perpetually. I don’t know … All I can do is stay my life and handle my children and household. Everybody else could make their selection.” Chrissy’s previous abusive tweets got here to gentle in Could when former actuality star, Courtney Stodden, who’s non-binary, revealed that in 2011 and 2012, Chrissy had attacked them with deeply hurtful messages on social media. Chrissy later apologized, posting, “I am mortified and unhappy at who I was I used to be an insecure, consideration looking for troll,” as a part of a prolonged mea culpa. A number of manufacturers yanked her sponsorship and different offers with them regardless of her post-op remorse. Final week, she shared that she was “depressed,” affected by racing ideas and could not work out learn how to “snap out of” feeling “misplaced” and disconnected.
Mena Suvari reveals previous sexual abuse, drug habit in new memoir
In her new memoir, “The Nice Peace,” Mena Suvari reveals that from the time she was 12 till she was 20, she skilled “repeated sexual abuse.” She additionally writes candidly about how she turned to medicine as a teen to numb the ache of the trauma. By the point she appeared in “American Magnificence” in 1999, she tells People, she was “residing a double life,” one by which the newly minted star was enjoying one other character. “Each time I might go on a set. Each time I used to be interviewed, I used to be appearing the entire time. It was one other position for me to play. That I used to be OK,” says Mena, now 42. In her guide, Mena recounts having been raped by a buddy of her older brother in sixth grade. A number of years later when she was 15, Mena was lured right into a sexual relationship she did not need together with her then-manager, she writes. “By this time my household had just about fallen aside,” Mena remembers. “… I did not really feel like I had some other choices or was worthy of a life that was any totally different.” At 16, she started courting somebody she calls Tyler within the guide. He would go on to abuse her emotionally and sexually — and Mena ultimately discovered she might escape with medicine and the rave scene in Hollywood. “I turned to any type of self-medicating I might discover, simply to get by,” she says. “I used to be simply attempting to outlive.” Lastly, Mena kicked Tyler — and the medicine — to the curb. She says she sought remedy and a help community and began to heal. In the present day, the actress is fortunately married and not too long ago welcomed her first youngster. “I hope I may also help another person see their worth,” she tells Folks of why she’s sharing her story. “If I can reduce the ache for another person, then I wish to do it, as a result of I did not have that individual.”
Taylor Swift yanks ‘Fearless (Taylor’s Model)’ from Grammy, CMA consideration
When Kenny Rogers sang, “You gotta know when to carry ’em …,” Taylor Swift will need to have been taking notes. This week, Taylor’s Republic Information label introduced she’s yanked her newly re-recorded “Fearless (Taylor’s Model)” from the pool of contenders for this 12 months’s Grammy and CMA Awards. As a rep defined to Billboard, the unique, 2008 recording of “Fearless” “has already received 4 Grammys together with album of the 12 months, in addition to the CMA Award for album of the 12 months in 2009/2010 and stays probably the most awarded nation album of all time.” As a substitute, the singer plans to deal with awards eligibility for her ninth studio album, “evermore,” which she’ll provide up “in all eligible classes,” in keeping with the outlet. The strategy is supposed to keep away from having voting members cut up their votes amongst Taylor’s varied 2020 releases. “Fearless (Taylor’s Model)” was the singer’s first in a collection of six albums she plans to re-record within the curiosity of profiting off her personal music after Scooter Braun purchased and later offered the masters to her pre-“Lover” again catalog. In March 2021, Tayor made Grammy Awards history when her eighth studio album, “folklore,” launched simply previous to “evermore,” received Album of the Yr, making her the primary lady to win Album of the Yr 3 times.
Gael Garcia Bernal and his girlfriend anticipating first youngster collectively
Gael Garcia Bernal and his girlfriend Fernanda Aragonés are expanding their family. Fernanda, a author, mannequin, joined Gael for the New York Metropolis premiere of his new movie “Outdated” this week, the place she confirmed off her bump. Each Gael and Fernanda have kids from earlier relationships, in keeping with ET. In a current dialogue about parenting with the outlet, the “Mozart within the Jungle” star famous that one of many highlights of being a guardian is that, “typically you do not understand that you simply did very well with out understanding.” Gael, 42, additionally shares a son and a daughter together with his ex, Dolores Fonzi. His child with Fernanda would be the couple’s first.
Harvey Weinstein pleads not responsible to sexual assault fees in Los Angeles
On July 21, Harvey Weinstein pleaded not responsible to 11 counts of sexual assault and rape in Los Angeles, Page Six studies. The previous producer was transferred earlier this week to the West Coast from upstate New York, the place he is been serving a 23-year sentence for intercourse crimes he was convicted of there. Weinstein, 69, didn’t converse besides to say “thanks” to the choose throughout his newest arraignment on fees that had been first introduced in January 2020, earlier than extra had been added to the case. The costs stem from alleged incidents with 5 ladies. Per Web page Six, Weinstein might face “one other 140 years to life” in jail if convicted. In each the New York and Los Angeles fees, he has maintained all his sexual exercise was consensual. His subsequent listening to is July 29.