The Rock tells Screen Rant that Keanu Reeves almost starred in ”Hobbs and Shaw” as the director of Eteon, the techno terrorist organization that created Idris Elba’s character Brixton.
“We left the ominous voice faceless. Originally, Keanu was the goal. We were talking, and it just didn’t feel right creatively. …He and I talked, and I totally got it. And it wound up being the best thing, so now we leave that open for the future.”
New Weekly Magazine claims Matthew McConaughey allegedly wants to become a stockbroker. A source tells the Australian magazine, ”McConaughey holds six-hour phone conferences with his advisors any time of day or night from wherever he is in the world. He drives his wife Camila [Alves] crazy with his six-hour meetings while he spends every waking moment pouring over his investments and analyzing trends.”
Entertainment Tonight says Jennifer Aniston is starting to date again. A source tells the TV show, “The support she has had from women in her life has truly helped her move on and upward and, with lots of encouragement from friends, she finally has started dating. Lisa [Kudrow] and Courteney [Cox] and Jen are really close and have encouraged her to date and get out there. She continues to stay in touch with Brad and they occasionally talk. They both have come so far.”
The NY Post says Jennifer Aniston’s ex, Justin Theroux, has opened a dive bar in New York called Ray’s. Shots cost $12 as do gin and tonics. Justin says his bar is “a place you can carve your initials into the table.”
Cameron Diaz tells InStyle magazine that she is enjoying retirement. “I started [experiencing fame] when I was 22, so 25 years ago — that’s a long time. The way I look at it is that I’ve given more than half of my life to the public. I feel it’s OK for me to take time for myself now to reorganize and choose how I want to come [back] into the world. If I decide to. I don’t miss performing.”
The Daily Mail claims Queen Elizabeth and Meghan Markle have become extremely close since Megan married into the Royal Family. A source tells Fabulous magazine, ”Meghan seems to have forged a particularly close relationship with the Queen if you compare that to when other people have married into the royal family.”
The NY Post says Matt Damon has gotten the names of his four daughters, Alexia, Isabella, Gia and Stella, tattooed on his right shoulder in cursive. He also has the name of his wife, Lucy, tattooed on his body.
Gwyneth Paltrow tells InStyle Weekly Magazine that she is moving in with her husband, Brad Falchuk, on a full-time basis. “Married life has been really good. We took a year to let everybody [in the family] take it in and let the dust settle. And now we’re moving in together this month. I adore my husband. He’s brilliant and deeply kind. I feel like he’s a real equal too. And he pushes me in the best ways. I really like being married. It’s fun.”
Radar Online claims former Empire star Jussie Smollett wants the city of Chicago to drop its $130,000 lawsuit against him. The city wants the actor to pay for the cost of investigating his fake hate crime. Jussie and his lawyers say the city does not have enough evidence to prove he filed a false police report
E! News says Bachelorette star Tyler Cameron was recently spotted leaving GiGi Hadid’s New York City apartment after their second date. A source tells the network, “He really likes Gigi, but it’s just a fling for now. They are both gorgeous and single and they’ve had fun spending time together. He’s living in the moment and not thinking too much past that. Gigi thinks Tyler is really cute and nice and liked that he was a good listener,” an insider previously shared. “They are both taking things slow but have both made it clear they are interested in each other.”
Naughty Gossip says Hannah Brown reacted to Tyler and Gigi’s second date by posting, “Trusting yourself enough to release what was and grow into what is deserves to be celebrated. Our ability to let go & accept is a superpower.”