A Simple Favor Is a Delightfully Mischievous Modern Thriller

In order for A Simple Favor to hook us, it had to be in on the joke, which lies in its very premise: just say the words “mommy blogger mystery thriller” and try to avoid a laugh. Paul Feig’s movie adaptation of Darcey Bell’s novel of the same name does succeed in selling its inherent madness, and that’s largely to the…

The Trailer for Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively's Mommy Blogger Thriller Contains No Actual Blogging

Way back in August of last year, I was made aware of a new Paul Feig thriller titled A Simple Favor, in which Anna Kendrick stars as a mommy blogger searching for her missing BFF, a savvy PR executive played by Blake Lively. It immediately became my favorite movie, even though I hadn’t seen a second of it. And now the…

Blake Lively Was Sexually Harassed By a Makeup Artist, Says 'Nothing' Happened After Reporting It

In an interview with the LA Times, Blake Lively revealed she was sexually harassed “regularly” by a makeup artist while shooting an unnamed movie on location. In addition to making “inappropriate” comments and “insisting” that he put lipstick on her with “his finger,” she shared this horrifying story:

Gossip Girl Creator Josh Schwartz Says Jennifer Lawrence Desperately Wanted to Play Serena

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of CW teen soap Gossip Girl, creator Josh Schwartz—perhaps capitalizing on Jennifer Lawrence’s current promo tour for mother!, a movie I refuse to see based on the lower-case title alone—told Vulture that at 16, Lawrence auditioned for the part of prep school femme fatale Serena van…

Oh: Ryan Reynolds Played 'Let's Get It On' While Blake Lively Was in Labor

Shiny happy people Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are generally close-lipped about their family life—such is their right. However, during a game of Fact or Fiction with Michael Kors, Lively revealed one intimate, not to mention bizarre, tidbit: Reynolds played Marvin Gaye’s famous sexin’ jam, “Let’s Get It On,” while…

Blake Lively on Those Pants Movies: 'There's a Strong Chance There Might Be a Third'

While promoting The Shallows, her (surprisingly) thrilling shark attack movie, Blake Lively was asked by People’s Jess Cagle about the potential for a second sequel to 2005's hit The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. “There’s a strong chance there might be a third,” Lively said, adding to rumors that have been around…

Blake Lively Will Not Apologize For Celebrating Her Body!

Blake Lively, subject of the brilliant 2015 documentary The Age of Adaline, has finally shot back at critics of the controversial Instagram post from last month in which she described herself as having an “L.A. face with an Oakland booty.” Her caption, taken from Sir Mix-A-Lot’s “Baby Got Back,” immediately irked many…