Celebrity Style: Lupita Nyong’o, Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett-Smith
Best Supporting actress Lupita Nyong’o posed with her coveted Oscar trophy in the Press Room at the 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, Mar. 2. According to Red Carpet Fashion blog, Lupita wore a baby blue Prada silk pleated gown.
The skirt was enriched with delicate crystal beading on the edges of the pleats to add a sparkle as she posed for the camera. She completed her look with Fred Leighton jewels, which included an ear cuff, satin Prada platform sandals, and a matching Prada raso clutch with baguette crystal detail, framed in gold… Source
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A popular local DJ was wounded during a shootout with DeKalb police during a listening party for rapper Rick Ross at a local nightclub on Sunday.
HOT 107.9 DJ Beestroh was shot by police when he turned his gun on them in the parking lot outside the Velvet Room nightclub in the 3300 block of Chamblee Tucker Road, the Atlanta Journal-Constition reports. Beestroh was arrested before being transported to a local hospital where he was treated for a gunshot wound to the leg.
The listening party for Ross, an Atlanta resident, was hosted by rap mogul Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs.
Steve McQueen‘s slavery-themed film 12 Years a Slave won the top honor at the 86th Annual Academy Awards Sunday night in Los Angeles.
Actor Will Smith, who was awarded a Razzie on Saturday for worst actor in a flop (After Earth), presented the Best Picture Oscar Award to 12 Years a Slave.
Director McQueen said: “Everyone deserves not just to survive but to live… I dedicate this award to all the people who have endured slavery and the 21 million people who still suffer slavery today.”
It was another “end of white guilt” moment for the Oscar Academy who have conditioned audiences to believe that black actors are only at their best when they portray slaves or humble domestic help.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014
A star-studded Selfie Tweeted on Sunday by Oscar Awards host Ellen Degeneres broke a Twitter record that was previously held by U.S. President Barack Obama.
“We just crashed and broke Twitter. We have made history,” announced Degeneres after her Tweet was retweeted over one million times by Twitter users during the Oscar Awards telecast Sunday night.
Included in the All-Star Selfie were Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, Bradley Cooper (who actually snapped the Selfie), Kevin Spacey, Lupita Nyong’o and her bespectacled brother, and Angelina Jolie, among others.
Newcomer Lupita Nyong’o walked away with the coveted Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her gut-wrenching performance as Patsey in 12 Years a Slave Sunday night in Los Angeles.
“Yes,” exclaimed the 31-year-old actress as she hugged director Steve McQueen and her co-stars. Lupita thanked her family, her co-stars and her drama school during her emotional acceptance speech.
“It doesn’t escape me for one moment that so much joy in my life is thanks to so much pain in someone else’s,” she said, referring to the suffering of African slaves in America.
Troubled singer Chris Brown has been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, post traumatic stress disorder and other mental disorders that he is receiving medications for. In other words, when Brown is off his meds he is a ticking time bomb.
Gossip blog TMZ reports Brown’s diagnoses was revealed in documents filed with the court by the in-patient treatment facility where he stayed for 95 days. Brown attended a hearing today at Los Angeles Superior Court. The new documents explained how well Brown responded to therapy for his anger-related issues.
Chris Brown’s concubine Karrueche Tran has apparently heard your complaints. The 20-something struggling entrepreneur was seen leaving Greystone Manor wearing a floor length blue silk dress last night. But most importantly, she is no longer wearing that hideous blond wig. Karrueche also updated her social media accounts with new photos showing her natural hair color.
Jen Selter is among the legions of Instagram stars who are famous not for their talent, but for their physical attributes and entrepreneurial drive.
Selter is famous for her natural and perfectly proportioned derriere. The fitness instructor’s 3 million-plus Instagram followers include Rihanna and past and present NBA stars Shaquille O’Neal and Amar’e Stoudemire. All she has to do to grow her follow count is update her account with new photos. Any angle will do as long as her butt is prominently displayed.