‘Star Wars’ Director Cheers Fan Campaign To Remake His ‘Last Jedi’ Film

There is a sour group of “Star Wars” fans who really want us to forget about Rian Johnson’s “The Last Jedi.” They dislike the film so much they’ve even gone so far as campaigning to raise money for a remake.  Their (very reputable looking) website allows you to add your email address in support and even pledge a dollar amount toward the project, though no financial information is collected from visitors, so it appears purely symbolic. The people behind the site claim they have unnamed producers who will ultimately cover the…

Kate Spade death: Star’s dad dies aged 89 hours before fashion designer’s funeral | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Kate died at the age of 55 on June 5, after taking her own life. Last night, the fashion designer’s father passed away at the age of 89, hours before a private funeral for Kate took place in Kansas today. Earl F. Brosnahan Jr., known to his friends as Frank, had been in failing health and he was also “heartbroken over the recent death of his beloved daughter,” the Brosnahan family said in a statement. His family revealed he died on Wednesday night at his home in Kansas City, Missouri,…

Sophie Gradon death: Love Island star discussed impact of trolling in final interview | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Sophie’s boyfriend Aaron Armstrong broke the news of her tragic death in a heartfelt Facebook post today. The cause of the Love Island star’s death has not been confirmed. A spokesperson for Northumbria Police told Express.co.uk: “At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, were sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased. “There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared for the coroner.” It has now emerged that Sophie’s last interview was alongside her former…

Demi Lovato Says She’s Not Sober In New Song About Relapsing

Demi Lovato is facing some hard truths in her new song “Sober.”  Without warning, the singer released the song on Thursday. It seems to indicate she’s relapsed after six years of sober living.  Lovato has been open about her deeply personal struggles with drugs and alcohol. At the height of her fame as a Disney Channel star, in 2010, the pop star checked into rehab, where she was officially diagnosed with bipolar disorder and treated for addiction, self-harm and bulimia. “Momma, I’m so sorry I’m not sober anymore / Daddy, please forgive me…

MTV Reviving ‘Real World,’ ‘Daria’ And ‘Aeon Flux’ Through New Studio

The network best known for being a music channel that doesn’t play a lot of music is going back to the old days. Not their music-playing old days, but their TV-show old days. On Thursday, MTV announced the creation of MTV Studios, a new production house that will be in charge of reviving some of the network’s most beloved classic shows, including “Daria,” “The Real World” and “Aeon Flux.” “Daria,” the animated series about a sarcastic girl navigating the cliquey world of high school, will be relaunched from the mind…

World Cup 2018: Who are Lionel Messi’s wife Antonella Roccuzzo and children? | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Lionel Messi is playing for his native team Argentina in the latest World Cup 2018 match tonight. But who is his wife Antonella Roccuzzo, and when did they get married? Who is Lionel Messi’s wife Antonella Roccuzzo? The Argentine footballer is married to his childhood sweetheart, Antonella. The couple, who are both 30, married back in 2017. How many children does Lionel Messi have? Lionel and Antonella have three children together: five-year-old Thiago, two-year-old Mateo, and Ciro, who is three months old. Click here to meet the hottest WAGs at…

Sophie Gradon death: Love Island star remembered for empowering speech | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Sophie was found dead at her home in Ponteland, Northumberland yesterday. The Love Island star’s boyfriend Aaron Armstrong announced the sad news on Facebook, writing: “I will never forget that smile I love you so so much baby your my world forever and always.”(sic) A spokesperson for Northumbria Police told Express.co.uk: “At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, were sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased. “There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared…

Koko, The Gorilla Who Learned Sign Language, Dies At 46

Koko, the “talking” gorilla who captured world headlines when she learned sign language, died Wednesday. She was 46. The famed western lowland gorilla died in her sleep, according to officials at The Gorilla Foundation, a research center in Woodside, California, where Koko lived since the 1970s. “Koko touched the lives of millions as an ambassador for all gorillas and an icon for interspecies communication and empathy,” the foundation said in a statement. “She was beloved and will be deeply missed.” The cause of death wasn’t released. Koko would’ve turned 47…

Sophie Gradon death: Love Island star paid dad adorable tribute days before death | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

The Love Island favourite was found dead at her home in Ponteland, Northumberland, last night. A spokesperson for Northumbria Police told Express.co.uk: “At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, were sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased. “There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared for the coroner.” Sophie shot to fame after appearing in the 2016 series of the ITV2 show, and since leaving the villa, the TV personality has regularly updated her…

Kanye West Sobs In Front Row At Louis Vuitton Fashion Show

It famously takes a lot to make Kanye West smile, but even he had no qualms about sobbing in the front row during a Louis Vuitton show.  On Thursday, the rapper and his wife, Kim Kardashian, attended the French fashion house’s debut of its spring 2019 menswear collection, held in the garden of the Palais-Royal during Paris Men’s Fashion Week.  West’s longtime friend and former creative director, Virgil Abloh, was hired as the menswear artistic director of Louis Vuitton in March. He’s the first African-American to hold the title, and naturally, his inaugural show was an…