JJ Abrams Made Daisy Ridley Cry, and Twitter Attacked a Woman for Admitting She Didn't Want Children
We’ve left you folks high and dry this weekend with no new content so that we could spend time not looking at the Internet, but I thought I’d pop in with a special Thanksgiving weekend edition of Pajiba Love to give you all something to bemoan and/or celebrate.
Daisy Ridley, the star of the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens, admitted that J.J. Abrams brought her to tears by telling her that her acting was too “wooden” on the first day of shooting. (The Telegraph)
Remember when 50 Cent declared bankruptcy to avoid paying out a $7 million settlement to a woman after he posted their sex-tape online? Well, about that … (DListed)
Last year, Ridley Scott and Christian Bale defended casting white actors as Egyptians in Exodus. This year, Alex Proyas and Lionsgate are apologizing for casting white actors as Egyptians. PROGRESS? (/Film)
If you’re wondering how the weekend is shaping up at the box office, it’s good for The Good Dinosaur and Creed, but bad for Victor Frankenstein. Really bad. (Forbes)
Did you hear about the journalist who had to get bodyguard protection after she had the audacity to admit, out loud, that she doesn’t want children? (The Independent)
Jared Leto tried to make peace with his new neighbors after being an asshole by giving them all pumpkin pies from Whole Foods. Nobody wants your pumpkin pies, Joker-man. (The Cut)
Liam Hemsworth revealed that his brother Chris paid off all their parents debts, which was a sweet thing to do, but man, Liam must feel even more like that loser brother now. NO ONE LIKE YOU, GALE. (Hot Moms Club)
Here’s some good news/bad news: After being a repugnant, racist unrepentant asshole all week, Donald Trump’s poll numbers are finally starting to fall. The bad news? He’s still way ahead of his GOP competition. (Uproxx)
Remember the shit fit people threw over Starbucks’ red cup not being Christmassy enough this year? Well, those people have no turned their attention to the Reese’s Christmas tree shaped peanut-butter cup. (Delish)
Finally, an old friend of mine is offering make-up tips for all you ladies, and I think you should heed her advice. She knows of what she talks.