Celebrity and entertainment news is always juicy. Even if you don’t follow the tabloids or regularly check gossip websites, everyone loves their daily dose of tea. Metro has the inside scoop on the biggest scandals, shocks, nuances and all the crazy treats that have the celebrity world in turmoil. Here are the top celebrity news stories of the week.
Gossip roundup: The top celebrity news of the week
Jennifer Lawrence is engaged to Cooke Maroney
Jlaw is officially off the market. The Hunger Games star is now engaged to New York art dealer Cooke Maroney. Maroney and Lawrence have been dating since last spring and news of their engagement broke earlier this week. Lawrence opened up about her anticipation of getting married in 2015 in an interview with Vogue, “I can’t wait to get married. I feel like if I find this person that I want to spend the rest of my life with, that I want to be the father of my children with, I would do absolutely nothing for nothing. But I’m not betting on that either. An eyewitness also spotted JLaw and her boyfriend at dinner shortly after getting engaged and told Page Six TV they spotted the ring, “It was a giant rock. They seemed to be celebrating and people The ring was highly visible, and the engagement is definitely one of the top celebrity news stories of the week.
21 Savage is taken into custody
Rapper 21 Savage was arrested this week for allegedly being in the country illegally. The musician’s attorney, Charles Kuck, released a statement that 21 Savage “never concealed his immigration status” from authorities and that they were trying to “unnecessarily punish” and “intimidate” him into he leaves the country. “The Department of Homeland Security knows his address and history from when he applied for a U visa in 2017, but they took no action against him until last weekend.” Kuck continued, “We and he will fight for his release, for his family and his right to stay in our country.” Immigration authorities have yet to respond to the case, and it’s not yet clear if the rapper will be officially deported.
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin open up to Vogue Magazine
The young couple spoke to the magazine about their marriage issues and how they are working together to strengthen their relationship. “The thing is, marriage is very difficult,” Baldwin said. “That’s the line you should start with. It’s really tough. The couple went into detail about their wedding: ‘I want people to know we’re from a really authentic place. But we’re two young people learning as they go. I’m not going to sit here and lie and say this is all just a magical fantasy. It’s always going to be hard. It’s a choice… But there’s when even something beautiful about it – wanting to fight for something, committing to building with someone.
Ariana Grande is giving up on performing at the Grammys
Ariana Grande was scheduled to perform this Sunday at the 2019 Grammy Awards. However, after being “disrespected” by producers, the God is a Woman singer decided not to attend the awards show. Apparently, the producers didn’t want Grande to perform her latest single 7 Rings from her Thank U, Next album. Then the producers compromised by saying that Grande could perform the single in a medley, but the only condition was that they had to choose the second song that would be performed. Grande turned the producers down, and now Lady Gaga will be performing at the show this year instead. A similar event happened last year when producers refused to let Lorde perform a song from her Melodrama album.
Pete Davidson and Kate Beckinsale spark dating rumors
Davidson and Beckinsale first sparked dating rumors after getting cozy at a Golden Globes afterparty. Next, the Saturday Night Live star and the Underworld actress were seen leaving Davidson’s comedy show together in Los Angeles. The couple were photographed holding hands and reportedly spending the night at Davidson’s hotel in Santa Monica. A source told Cosmopolitan that the comedian is a Beckinsale type. “Kate loves Pete, and he’s exactly her type…she likes guys who make her laugh,” the source continued when the couple first met, “Kate and Pete were flirting…people approached her, and she didn’t want to talk to anyone else.The surprising new couple is certainly among the top celebrity news of the week.