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Olivia Wilde's Post About Harry Styles Causes Drama

Is her post the problem, or is the reaction to it the problem? Twitter is divided

(Newser) - Like so many things these days, it all started with an Instagram post . Olivia Wilde on Monday lavished praise on Harry Styles ( her rumored boyfriend , and also a supporting actor in the movie she's directing) for bucking a troublesome trend in Hollywood. "Most male actors don’t...

Harry Styles' New Girlfriend Is a Familiar Face

Singer seen attending wedding, holding hands with director Olivia Wilde

(Newser) - Romance appears to have blossomed on the set of Don't Worry Darling. A source tells People that director Olivia Wilde and singer Harry Styles, who stars in the upcoming psychological thriller, have been dating for a few weeks. Rumors began swirling over the weekend as the pair were seen...

After 7-Year Engagement and 2 Kids, a Celebrity Split

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis are calling it quits

(Newser) - After two children and seven years as an engaged couple, Booksmart director Olivia Wilde and Saturday Night Live alum Jason Sudeikis are no longer together. "The split happened at the beginning of the year," a source said to be close to the pair tells People , calling the breakup...

Richard Jewell Controversy Now Involves Lawyers

'AJC' attorneys demand disclaimer for portrayal of late reporter Kathy Scruggs in 'Richard Jewell'

(Newser) - Last month, the editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution publicly took issue with Clint Eastwood's new movie, Richard Jewell, about the security guard who was investigated (and eventually cleared) after a bomb went off at the 1996 Olympics. Now lawyers for the newspaper are demanding that Warner Bros., Eastwood, and...

Olivia Wilde's Booksmart Gets an A+
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What Critics Are Saying About Booksmart

Everybody loves it

(Newser) - It's not often you see a Rotten Tomatoes critics score as high as 99%. But that's exactly what Olivia Wilde has achieved with her feature directorial debut, Booksmart . The R-rated film tells of brainiac best friends Molly (Beanie Feldstein) and Amy (Kaitlyn Dever), who attempt to cram four...

Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby No. 2

It's a girl, Daisy Josephine

(Newser) - Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis welcomed their second child together, reports E! Online , this time a little sister for 2-year-old son Otis Alexander. Wilde made the announcement Saturday via Instagram : "There goes the neighborhood. Daisy Josephine Sudeikis. Born, like a boss, on #internationaldayofthegirl." The couple, 32 and 41,...

5 Stars Who Breastfeed in Public

These celebrities are open, vocal advocates for breastfeeding

(Newser) - Breastfeeding has gotten a big boost from these celebrities rounded up by OK! magazine , all of whom are very open and vocal advocates for the practice:
  • Olivia Wilde posed for Glamour while breastfeeding her son in a restaurant booth.
  • Gwen Stefani was captured in a photo breastfeeding her son Apollo
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7 Celebs Who Changed Their Names

Demetria Guynes? Who's that?

(Newser) - Sometimes you're born with a name that seems destined for bright lights ... and sometimes you're just not. ETOnline rounds up celebrities who changed their birth names:
  • Joaquin Phoenix: Born Joaquin Rafael Bottom, his parents changed the family's last name after leaving the "Children of God" religion
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Olivia Wilde Breastfeeds in Glamour Spread

Says it feels like her son 'should always be on my breast'

(Newser) - Olivia Wilde is Glamour 's September cover girl, and in one picture from the inside photo spread making headlines, she breastfeeds her new baby Otis in a diner booth. The picture "is so perfect because any portrait of me right now isn't complete without my identity as...

Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby Boy

Their son is named Otis Alexander

(Newser) - Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis gave their new baby boy a pretty traditional name, by Hollywood standards: "Ladies and gentlemen, Otis Alexander Sudeikis has LEFT the building! (I’m the building)," Wilde tweeted yesterday. Otis was born Sunday, a rep for the couple tells People . Wilde, 30, and...

10 Celeb Couples Who Had Babies Before Getting Hitched

And 6 more who just might do the same

(Newser) - Word on the street is that Mila Kunis is pregnant and engaged , and it remains to be seen whether she and Ashton Kutcher will tie the knot before they welcome their child. Christina Aguilera and Matt Rutler are in a similar situation , as are Scarlett Johansson and Romain Dauriac , Olivia...

10 Stars Who've Slammed Their Exes—in Public

Because that's the mature way to handle things

(Newser) - Celebrities: always keeping it classy. The Huffington Post rounds up 20 stars—including some big names—who just haven't been able to keep their private lives private. They've dissed exes on Twitter, in magazines, and in other public spaces. Click through the gallery for a sampling of 10,...

Baby Coming for Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis

She's pregnant with their first child

(Newser) - Well, this is different: A source told People that Olivia Wilde and fiance Jason Sudeikis are expecting a baby, and rather than play a guessing game for weeks, reps for the couple quickly confirmed the news. Wilde, 29, and Sudeikis, 38, got engaged in January and this will be their...

20 Celebs Who Divorced Before 35

And 2 of them are from this week

(Newser) - In the news this week: Divorces for not one but two actresses under the age of 35 (Jane Levy, Suburgatory, and Anna Camp, Pitch Perfect). Of course, in Hollywood, such situations aren't all that uncommon. The Huffington Post rounds up 18 more under-35 divorcées:
  • Jessica Simpson was 25
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27 Celebs' Real Names
 27 Celebs' 
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27 Celebs' Real Names

Does Vincent Damon Furnier sound like a rocker's name?

(Newser) - Alice Cooper wasn't actually born with his female-sounding name; his parents dubbed him Vincent Damon Furnier. Radar lists the real names of 26 more stars:
  • Chuck Norris: Carlos Ray
  • Sting: Gordon Sumner
  • Kirk Douglas: Issur Danielovitch
  • Jodie Foster: Alicia Christian Foster
  • Hulk Hogan: Terry Jean Bollette
  • George Michael: Georgios
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Stars Rock '12-12-12,' Raise $30M for Sandy

Springsteen, McCartney, Bon Jovi come together for storm relief

(Newser) - Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, and Kanye West were just a few of the music and screen legends who raised millions for Sandy relief last night. Appearing on TV, radio, the Web, and in movie theaters, the 12-12-12 concert had a potential audience of some 2 billion, USA ...

The Words Is Out of Its Depth
 The Words 
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The Words Is Out of Its Depth

Convoluted drama stars Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana

(Newser) - The Words, starring Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Jeremy Irons, and a range of other big names, tells the tale of numerous authors tangled in plots-within-plots, all centered on a plagiarized manuscript. While it's visually appealing, the storylines simply don't work:
  • The "confusing it’s-all-a-story device has the
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12 Celebs Who Married as Teens

Will Miley Cyrus join their ranks?

(Newser) - Remember Courtney Stodden, she of the totally bizarre tweets who married 51-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was just 16 ? Well, she's 18 now, and E! reports that her birthday gift was a dog that she named ... Dourtney. We can't make this stuff up. In Dourtney's...

Amanda Knox Makes Maxim's Hot 100

No. 1 spot goes to Bar Refaeli

(Newser) - Bar Refaeli is No. 1 on this year's Maxim Hot 100 , but No. 92 is arguably more interesting: It's Foxy Knoxy herself, Amanda Knox. She's probably the most controversial entry, but the list also contains a cartoon character (Family Guy's Lois Griffin) and a man (Stephen...

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