The NY Post says Ralph Lauren is celebrating the 25th anniversary of ”Friends” by releasing a clothing line inspired by Jennifer Aniston’s character Rachel Green. Jennifer’s line will include a $295 wool blazer, a $695 leather jacket, and a $698 velvet blazer. A leather mini skirt will cost $700 while a plaid one will cost $400. Black turtlenecks are selling for $70. The collection will be available at Ralph Lauren stores and Bloomingdale’s in New York City
The 25th anniversary of “Friends” is this weekend
Saul Austerlitz, the author of a new book titled ”Generation Friends: An Inside Look at the Show That Defined a Television Era”, claims Jennifer Aniston lost 30 pounds before landing a role on Friends. He wrote the book to celebrate the show’s upcoming 25th anniversary on Sunday. The paper claims Jennifer liked to down milkshakes and French fries with gravy when she was younger.
Saul writes, “She had to lose thirty pounds if she wanted to stay in Hollywood. Los Angeles was a tough place to be an actress — it was a tough place to be a woman — and Jennifer Aniston’s agent was reluctantly leveling with her. Aniston was hardly fat — everyone could see she was beautiful — but on the show, she would one day become indelibly associated with later made a point of noting, the camera added ten pounds.”
Jennifer once told Rolling Stone magazine, ”I ate too many mayonnaise sandwiches. Mayonnaise on white bread –— the most delicious thing in the world.”
Naughty Gossip claims Meghan Markle allegedly took lessons on how to drink tea before meeting Queen Elizabeth. She spent two hours learning how to handle a teacup and use a fork. Meghan learned correct spoon, cup and saucer placement
US Weekly Magazine claims Lady Gaga has been offered a role in the new Little Shop of Horrors reboot. A source tells the magazine, “She’s very interested to keep acting.” Us Weekly claims Gaga would play Audrey. She works in a flower shop with the man, who discovers the plant that feeds on human flesh and blood.
The National Enquirer claims Sharon Osbourne recently slammed Simon Cowell again when she made fun of his teeth. The magazine quotes her as saying, “The teeth are too white again. He always gets these teeth that are too white and it takes a year or so for the color to calm down.”
Tom Brady tells People magazine that his wife, Gisele Bundchen, outworks him in the gym.“She’s an incredibly hard worker in the gym, She’s got so much energy. She needs to work out because she wouldn’t be able to sit still. She trains hard, and when we’re in there together sometimes she goes harder than me.”
The Star claims Jennifer Lopez is allegedly practicing an Oscars acceptance speech in the event she wins an Academy Award for her role as a stripper in “Hustlers.” A source tells the magazine, “Jennifer is already planning what she’ll wear to the ceremony – and who she’s going to thank in her acceptance speech. Sitting in the audience and hearing her name mentioned with other actresses is something’s she’s hoped for since she was a kid. Of course, she’s J.Lo, so while a nomination is great, everyone knows she wants to win.”
Hollywoodlife.com claims Kevin Hart’s wife, Enriko, is not allowing the $60-million lawsuit filed by his former sex tape partner to affect their marriage. A source tells the website, “Eniko and Kevin already worked through their issues over his indiscretion; they’ve gotten past it and are on the other side. It’s a non-issue, especially with what just happened. He came close to losing his life, Eniko is so grateful that he is alive and, well, she is not wasting her time tripping over the past. She loves him more than ever and after this accident – and the fact that she could have lost him and he could have lost his life – they both know they need each other and will work together against anything that threatens their relationship. She believes her husband and this accident has made them fall in love with each other again. These trying times have been a great test for them to deal with.”
The NY Post claims Robert De Niro is denying reports that he refused to star with Mickey Rourke in the new movie “The Irishman.”
Mickey allegedly told an Italian TV show, “Marty Scorsese, great director, he wanted to meet me for a movie with Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Chris Walken and Robert De Niro. The casting person told my manager that Robert De Niro said he refused to work with me in a movie.”
DeNiro’s representative tells the paper, “According to ‘The Irishman’ producers, Jane Rosenthal, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff, and casting director Ellen Lewis, Mickey Rourke was never asked to be in ‘The Irishman’ nor was he ever even thought of, discussed or considered to be in the movie’.”