Lady Gaga responded yesterday to people who are shaming her Super Bowl halftime performance and her body. Life & Style Weekly claims she posted: “I heard my body is a topic of conversation so I wanted to say, I’m proud of my body and you should be proud of yours too. No matter who you are or what you do. I could give you a million reasons why you don’t need to cater to anyone or anything to succeed. Be you, and be relentlessly you. That’s the stuff of champions. thank you so much everyone for supporting me. I love you guys. Xoxo, gaga.”
Katy Perry’s new shoe line includes one shoe named after Hillary Clinton. The pink pump has a clear heel with stars in it. ‘The Hillary’ is going to sell for $139. Katy also has a sandal with a Rubik’s Cube heel.
Radar Online, citing Heat magazine, claims Mariah Carey’s boyfriend Bryan Tanaka wants to get paid for being with her. A source tells the site: “When Stella, Mariah’s manager, asked Bryan to be part of the show and fawn over Mariah, Bryan was happy to do so in exchange for the free publicity and the career boost. But now that he’s had a taste of fame and seen how keen Mariah’s team are to maintain the right image, he’s playing hardball. Mariah wants to show her fans she’s happy with a hot dancer falling at her feet, but Bryan’s asking for a lot of money. It’s caused some tension between them.”
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE is throwing some of his ‘N SYNC bandmates under the bus. In a new interview, he says he quit because he was growing out of the stuff they were doing . . . and, quote, “I felt like I cared more about the music than some of [them].”
The Wrap claims some of Prince’s clothing is being auctioned off. Items include ..
a striped Bolero jacket is expected to sell for $8,000
a Polka dot vest is expected to sell for $8,000
his frilly white button down shirt from Purple Rain is expected to sell for $10,000
a cream-colored wool coat is expected to sell for $8,000
People magazine claims Patrick Swayze’s black leather jacket from Dirty Dancing is being auctioned off and is expected to bring in $6,000. Swayze’s wetsuit from Point Break is expected to sell for $4,000. Patrick’s 1986 Harley is expected to sell for $10,000. His DeLorean sports car is expected to sell for $50,000.
The Chicago Tribune claims Margaret Cho wants to play Ben Carson on SNL. She tweeted: “Hey @Rosie…also @nbcsnl do you need someone for Ben Carson, I’ve literally been practicing how to hold full conversations while sleeping.”
New Movies Opening Tonight
John Wick: Chapter 2 (Rated R) … STARRING: Keanu Reeves, Common , Laurence Fishburne … John Wick (Keanu Reeves) comes out of retirement to go after a former associate, who is plotting to take over an international assassin’s group
Fifty Shades Darker (Rated R) … STARRING: Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson .. Christian Grey convinces Anastasia “Ana” Steele not to leave him so they can have a normal relationship. His past comes back to haunt him
The LEGO Batman Movie (Rated PG) … STARRING: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes … Bruce Wayne adopts a boy and then must save Gotham from The Joker