Emily Ratajkowski’s Accusations Against Robin Thicke Have Reignited A Conversation About “Blurred Lines” And Why It Was Problematic From The Start
“The lyrics are gross, the music was plagiarised, and now the ‘risqué’ video fostered an environment where sexual assault could happen.”View Entire Post ›news.yahoo.com
New this week: Sia, Clarice Starling and Kristen Wiig
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. One nominee, “Judas and the Black Messiah," arrives on HBO Max (as well as in theaters) on Friday. Ad— Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo's last writing partnership turned out pretty well. Ad— AP Film Writer Jake CoyleMUSIC— Sia’s Golden Globe-nominated directorial debut, “Music,” will be accompanied with a 14-track album. Ad— “Silence of the Lambs” is three decades in the rearview mirror, but only a year has passed as CBS’ “Clarice” picks up the story of FBI Agent Clarice Starling.
Emily Ratajkowski is working on book of essays, 'My Body'
NEW YORK – Model and activist Emily Ratajkowski has a book deal. “EmRata,” as her millions of online followers know her, is working on an essay collection called “My Body.” Metropolitan Books will published it in 2022. According to Metropolitan, an imprint of Henry Holt and Company, Ratajkowski will explore “what it means to be a woman and a commodity,” how men treat women and why women permit it. “Emily Ratajkowski reveals herself to be devastatingly honest, nuanced, and strong — I’m not surprised that she thinks of herself first as a writer,” Metropolitan editor Sara Bershtel said in a statement Friday. She is an entrepreneur and activist who has supported Bernie Sanders' two presidential campaigns and designed dresses for which part of the proceeds are given to Planned Parenthood.
Tribute broadcast planned for late music exec Andre Harrell
NEW YORK A tribute to Andre Harrell, the influential music executive who discovered Sean Diddy Combs and died earlier this month, will air Sunday. It will air commercial free on BET, BET Jams, BET Soul and REVOLT TV, where Harrell served as vice chairman. Diddy often credits Harrell with giving him the tools to find success in music and life, even saying Harrell was like a father figure to him. In 1993, Harrell let go of Diddy, who then launched his uber-successful Bad Boy Records. Diddy posted multiple tributes to Harrell on social media following his death.
The Eight Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend
For something a little different, check out the Celebrity Soccer Match in Miami Beach this Saturday with sports stars, models, and, you guessed it, former contestants from The Bachelor. Here are the best things to do in Miami this weekend:Friday, November 22The Borscht film festival went away in 2017 much to the chagrin of Miami film enthusiasts and creatives. 8 p.m. Friday at Fontainebleau, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; fontainebleau.com. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at North Beach Bandshell, 7251 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; celebritysoccermatch.com. 2 p.m. Sunday at the Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; miamicityballet.org.miaminewtimes.com
Robert Downey Jr.'s son arrested for drug possession
Robert Downey Jr.'s son arrested for drug possession Robert Downey Jr. has thanked police for arresting his 20-year-old son for suspected possession of cocaine. Plus, Robin Thicke tries to sing his way back into the heart of his estranged wife. Teri Okita has has those stories and more in today's Eye on Entertainment.cbsnews.com