At the moment, President-elect Donald Trump’s team is working to put together the businessman-turned-politician’s upcoming inauguration. However, despite their apparent willingness “to pay anything,” booking high-profile talent is proving to be a serious problem. Today (Dec. 22, 2016), it was reported that Celine Dion was approached about singing at the ceremony, but declined.
According to The Wrap, Mark Burnett, Trump’s co-producer on The Apprentice, led the effort to get Dion on board … read more

Nick Cannon is stuck in the hospital this Christmas. The rapper revealed via Instagram on Thursday, December 22, he’ll be hospitalized through the holiday due to lupus complications.
“For all who have been trying to contact me the last few days this is where I’ve been. And I will be in the Hospital through Christmas. All good though, Doctors say I will be back to normal before the New Year. #LupusSucks #ncredible #warrior,” the America’s Got Talent host captioned a photo from his hospital … read more

Call it magic or call it Chris Martin just being his usual philanthropic self.
Just days before celebrating the holidays with his family, the Coldplay frontman decided to travel to The Bowery Mission homeless shelter in New York City Wednesday afternoon for a special visit.
While exploring the mission, the “Clocks” singer decided to host an impromptu benefit concert at Mercury Lounge the same night. What came next was a special performance audience members won’t be forgetting anytime soon.
“Chris … read more

Kimye’s house is lit! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Bel-Air mansion has the chicest Christmas decorations ever.
Despite the rapper’s recent hospitalization and the reality star’s Paris robbery, the couple still got into the holiday spirit by decking out their home in hundreds of lights hanging vertically. Two of Kardashian’s BFFs, Brittny Gastineau and Jonathan Cheban, took to social media to show off the spectacular display and some of the décor inside. Gastineau, 34, shared a photo … read more

Ivanka Trump and her three children were accosted by a fellow passenger on a JetBlue flight on Thursday morning (Dec. 22, 2016).
TMZ reports that a passenger aboard the plane leaving from JFK screamed at Ivanka, “Your father is ruining the country,” referring to President-elect Donald Trump. While holding his child in his arms, the irate passenger allegedly continued, “Why is she on our flight? She should be flying private.”
Another passenger tells the tabloid that Trumps’ daughter tried … read more

YouTubers Adam Saleh and Slim Albaher released two new videos on their respective YouTube accounts after they claim to have been kicked off of a Delta flight for speaking Arabic on Wednesday (Dec. 21, 2016).
In the first new video on Saleh’s account, the vlogger recalls the events that happened just before they were escorted off of the plane, as seen in the original video from Wednesday. He says that a white woman complained that their speaking of Arabic made her “uncomfortable,” and that … read more

We’ve searched high and low for all the latest celebrity news featuring stars you love like Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Nicki Minaj and more. Read on!
Lucy Hale is taking legal action to get some racy topless photos removed from a website! [TMZ]
Michael Fassbender dropped Seth Meyer’s late-night show to chat about his new film Assassin’s Creed. Check out the photos! [Lainey Gossip]
A Dune remake is in the works and Arrival director Denis Villeneuve might be helming the project. … read more

Kellyanne Conway will be joining the White House administration as counselor to President-elect Donald Trump, the Trump transition team announced on Thursday, December 22. “Kellyanne Conway has been a trusted advisor and strategist who played a crucial role in my victory,” Trump, 70, said in a statement. “She is a tireless and tenacious advocate of my agenda and has amazing insights on how to effectively communicate our message. I am pleased that she will be part of my senior team in the West … read more

Alec Baldwin has a long and impressive career in dozens of lauded films like The Departed and Glengarry Glen Ross, but after 2016, it’s possible he’ll be remembered best for his hilariously scathing impersonation of President-elect Donald J. Trump on Saturday Night Live. However, his paycheck for the role is astoundingly small: just $1,400 per appearance.
Baldwin’s cut from the comedy show was revealed in a recent New York Times article exploring the impact of Baldwin’s character during … read more

Kourtney Kardashian really likes to do it up for Christmas and is giving fans an inside look at how she decorated her home this holiday season.
She shared pics on her website and app, writing, “Christmas is my favorite holiday, and I love to get into the spirit by decorating a bunch of trees! We ended up with 6 trees this year! Two huge trees in the entryway, one in the living room and one in each of the kids’ rooms.”
Mason, Penelope and Reign Disick all got their own individual trees? Kardashian … read more

Swimmer Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time, and he’s got the 28 medals to freaking prove it.
On the cover of Sports Illustrated this week, the 31-year-old posed wearing all 23 of his gold medals (he’s won a few silver and bronze, too) and talked about what he’ll miss competing now that he’s announced his retirement. This is the his third time this year that he’s graced the cover of the magazine.
“The hardest thing is going to be not having the chance to … read more

Not everything is picture perfect in Hollywood. Case in point: Emma Stone’s experiences with certain directors.
In her cover story for Rolling Stone, the La La Land star recalls having a mental breakdown while filming 2013’s Birdman. According to Stone, she was pushed to her wit’s end when she kept botching a scene that required precise timing by director Alejandro González Iñárritu.
“Alejandro told me, ‘Emma, you have to go faster around the corner or it’s going to ruin the movie!’ … read more

YouTube personality Adam Saleh posted a video on Twitter in which he claims that he was kicked off of a Delta flight because he spoke Arabic.
“Guys we spoke a different language on a plane, and now we are getting kicked out,” Saleh says in the video as he and his friend Slim Albaher are being escorted off of the plane. “This is 2016. 2016. Look, Delta airlines are kicking us out because we spoke a different language.”
One passenger remarks, “That’s insane,” while several other passengers … read more

Justin Bieber had quite fall when he went for a run this week.
The “Sorry” singer slipped on some rocks while out jogging in Los Angeles on Wednesday (Dec. 21, 2016). Braving a bit of the rain, Bieber took a spill as he was making his way down a rocky slope. Luckily, the he wasn’t injured and quickly brushed himself off before continuing his run.
That same say, Bieber was indicted by a a Buenos Aires judge in Argentina for allegedly ordering an attack on a photographer in 2013. Bieber will … read more

Still on the list. Blac Chyna isn’t being shunned by the Kardashian-Jenners, a source tells Us Weekly. Despite their explosive fight and “heat of the moment” separation over the weekend, Chyna and Rob Kardashian are still invited to Kris Jenner’s annual Christmas party this weekend. Rob’s famous family is hoping to stay out of the drama. “The sisters aren’t getting involved and won’t be taking sides,” the insider tells Us of Rob’s famous siblings Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian, … read more