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If this is true, Rihanna might have to find herself a whole new play thing/cuddle buddy.
According to the good folks over at Necole Bitchie, Drake was seen going out to dinner with Lenny Kravitz’s daughter in Venice, Ca. The two shared wine and laughs on the patio of Gjelina Restaurant, and Drake’s security reportedly kept nosy folks back and from taking pictures by standing inside the restaurant, keeping his eye on patrons. Drake has been low-key (aka, very publicly knowing him) crushing on Kravitz for years now, and as reported by Global Grind, it was just 2011 when he expressed his admiration for the actress and singer on his Twitter:
“Zoe Kravitz on Californication…my two favorite things in the world. But she’s not a thing…she’s everything.”
That same year he reportedly (according to the New York Daily News) showed up at a performance she had with her former band Elevator Flight where he supported her and rubbed elbows with her father.
Back to 2013…Kravitz was also seen on Drake’s tour bus this past weekend (see the photo above), so you know what that means: an engagement ring is on the way!
Totally kidding. Honestly, Drake goes out to dinner with lots of folks, including Rihanna, and strippers too, but alas, he’s still a single guy. We would totally like to see these two as an item (she’s no longer with Penn Badgley, she seems like she would be good for him, and they’re both Jewish!), but we won’t hold our breath. Do you think these two would be a good match?
In a new fashion spread titled, “Singular Beauties,” which was unveiled earlier this week, Harper’s Bazaar celebrated the diverse beauty of women by featuring a refreshing mix of celebrities. Among the diverse beauties, were Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe, Scarlett Johansen, Dakota Fanning, Zoe Kravitz and Lily Collins.
The fashion spread, which is referred to by the publication as “homage to the diversity of women,” was a collaboration coordinated, styled, conceptualized and cast by Global Fashion Director Carrine Roitfield and HB’s creative director, Stephen Gans. For the “Royal Treatment” shot, Gabourey wore a bold, red coat by Spanish fashion house, Loewe and an ornate Tarun Tahiliani shawl. Her Yelling to the Sky co-star, Zoe Kravitz, on the other hand, was practically adorned from head-to-toe in Fendi multi-colored fur for the “Free Spirit” shot.
According to USA Today, the spread will appear in all 29 editions of the magazine’s September 2013 issue.
What do you think of the shoot?
The steamiest and most sensual novel of 2011 made every headline, book list and was lauded over on every talk show in, and by 2014 it will be back in another way to give clamoring fans more of what they loved in text form.
Producer, Dana Brunetti has announced that though it has not been cast as of yet, the steamy 50 Shades of Grey will be brought to life on the big screen on August 1, 2014.
A few names have been thrown around for potential roles in the film including Harry Potter star Emma Watson and Twilight star Kristen Stewart. But we’re wondering if any of these roles will be offered to any actresses/actors of color…? It never hurts to dream, right?
I struggle with whether or not I would want to see any actresses of color cast in such a movie given the overly-sexualized stigma that black women have unfairly been given in the past to begin with. But should they be chosen and choose to be a part of such a film, I think these emerging actresses have what it takes to give breakout performances:
The Yelling To The Sky actress has proven that she’s down to march to the beat of her own drum in her acting choices. Playing the good girl gone bad in Yelling To The Sky, a super hero in X-Men: First Class and then translating beautifully to television in “Californication” Kravitz demonstrates how fluidly and effortlessly she can navigate many different roles.
With Father’s Day just around the corner, we thought that some of our favorite, fabulous celebrity father-daughter combos deserved some love. From daughters just as famous as their celebrity daddies to little girls who have shied away from the spotlight, these duos have truly shown what good genes can do. So without further adieu, a salute to 14 wonderfully attractive father-daughter duos.
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Lenny Kravitz is set for a new episode of “Oprah’s Master Class,” to air Sunday, June 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN. The Grammy-winning artist, producer and actor talks about how his mixed cultural background influenced his signature retro music style and how he challenged the industry with his unconventional image.
Raised in a biracial family (his mother is Roxy Roker, known for her character Helen Willis on the hit 70’s sitcom “The Jeffersons” and father is Sy Kravitz NBC news producer of Russian-Jewish descent), Kravitz opens up about his upbringing and how his father’s infidelity affected him as a young boy.
Plus, he reveals more about his marriage to actress Lisa Bonet (“The Cosby Show”) and his relationship with daughter, Zoë.
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They may be the shortest person in any given room but don’t get it twisted, these 15 celebrity women prove that big things come in small packages.
Ballet dancer Misty Copeland is considered by many to be the first Black female soloist in the American Ballet Theatre. Even though she didn’t start dancing until the age of 13, in just two years Copeland, considered a prodigy, was fielding numerous professional offers. Standing at a petite 5 feet and 2 inches, Copeland was appointed a soloist in 2007. A standout among her peers, she impressed the legendary musician Prince during a two-day video shoot for in 2009 so much, the purple one became her mentor and friend.
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With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we felt it was time to show some love to the most stunning, most beautiful, most age-defying mother-daughter combos Hollywood has to offer. And while there are many lovely sets of mamas and baby girls to choose from, there was little denying that these pairs deserved some special props. From Tina and Beyonce Knowles to Kim Basinger and Ireland Baldwin, these duos hold it down for mothers and daughters far and wide.
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Zoe Kravitz Gets Artsy Fab In V Magazine, Talks Mom Lisa Bonet Warning Her About Fame, And Harmless Flirting With Jaden Smith
With her hair in a messy short cut and rocking her own Zoe Kravitz for Swarovski jewelry, who she just launched her own jewelry line for, Kravitz bared her soul and dropped her top for V magazine. She opened up about her famous mom’s worries about her dreams to act in Hollywood even when she was young, working with the swaggerific Jaden Smith and his dad for After Earth, and a lot more. Here are the specific details that had us talking:
When speaking on her early dreams of having a successful acting career (“I definitely always saw myself as a theater or an indie film actress, because those were the things I was always drawn to.”), Kravitz opened up about the fact that her mom, Lisa Bonet, had reservations about her young daughter trying to step in the public eye after. Both Bonet and Lenny Kravitz, famous folks themselves, were able to keep her very protected and out of the limelight for a long while:
“My mom’s whole thing was that she wanted me to wait until I knew what I really wanted. She’d always say, ‘Once you step into the spotlight, you can’t take it back.’”
And she’s literally everywhere now, something the Brooklyn-based actress is clearly okay with. And speaking of being everywhere, she talked about appearing in the film, After Earth, where she plays Will Smith’s daughter and Jaden Smith’s sister, Senshi. While she’s known for being a trendsetting, pretty cool chick, she says that working with Jaden made her want to step her game up.
“There were moments that I was hanging out with Jaden and thinking, I can’t believe you’re 14, I have to check myself, like what I say to you,” she laughs. “He has so much personality and so much swag, he is so much cooler than I am.”
And it was that swag that almost got her caught up on cougar status…:
“And he’s so handsome, I was always like, When you’re older, you know, we’ll hang out…Nope, that’s inappropriate, you’re 14.”
Check out the full interview over at V’s website, where Kravitz discusses the inspirations behind her line for Swarovski, more about After Earth, and finally being embraced by Hollywood. Love her!
Most celebs are some good-looking folks. And while we enjoy their brand of attractive for as long as they’re in the spotlight, who is going to carry on that beautiful tradition in the years to come? Babies, babies and more babies. With news of some of Hollywood’s most attractive people hopping on the baby train in 2013, we decided to take a look at 15 wildly pretty couples who we can’t wait to bring a little one into the world. And no we’re not trying to perpetuate the whole baby mama/baby daddy phenomenon that’s going on, we’re just saying these folks will have some cute babes worth talking about whether they decide to put marriage before the carriage or not.
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What were you wearing this week? Be glad that you’re not one of these celebrities whose looks for the week shall be critiqued to the nines. But you know I try and keep it real and leave the ugliness at the door. Hey, I said I try. Let’s check out what these fab ladies were wearing from London to LA and NYC. I can’t promise that it will be pretty on each page, but it WILL be interesting!
Model and reality personality Eva Pigford showed up for the Voli light vodkas event in West Hollywood brightening up the black carpet with her hot pink dress. The body hugging look was on its mini-skirt ish and had a turtleneck and long sleeves (maybe a bit longer than 3/4). She accessorized with black fingerless leather gloves that had spikes all over them, as well as a black choker with multicolored studs and black leather boots that were of course, heels.
Shout out to what could possibly be box braids on her head (hey, they might be Senegalese twists instead) and the fun long pink nails. And while I love the hair and the nails, I’m not sure if I’m feeling the outfit. The hot pink color is already a lot, but the fact that the dress doesn’t know whether or not it wants to dress her for summer, fall or winter (see the short skirt, 3/4 sleeves and turtleneck to understand the joke–in that order) throws me off. Plus, it’s tight, so tight that you can see the bra she maybe should have passed on. Love Eva, but not this outfit. STOP.