2022 has been fairly the yr, and from the notorious Oscars Slap to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry releasing their docuseries; quite a bit has occurred, and there really by no means was a boring second. Here’s a fast have a look at this yr’s greatest movie star information tales.
Bob Saget’s passing
2022 opened with some unlucky information for the followers of the actor Bob Saget. The Grammy-nominated actor handed away at age 65, inflicting an outpour of grief from mates, household and followers.
Nonetheless resonating by the web is the Oscar Slap, and many people by no means actually acquired over it. When Will Smith walked up on stage and slapped Chris Rock, it was a second that overshadowed all else that occurred in the course of the ceremony and marred Will Smith’s status for the remainder of the yr.
Kim Ok wears Marylin Monroe’s Gown
Kim Kardashian dazzled on the MET Gala this yr in a glowing nude quantity which occurs to be an precise piece of historical past – Marilyn Monroe’s costume! Aside from “It belongs in a museum!” Being a distinguished response, Kim additionally needed to lose a drastic quantity of weight as a way to match into the costume. This, too, triggered fairly a stir.
Riri turns into a mother
The world rejoiced when Rihanna and A$AP Rocky introduced they had been anticipating their first baby! The newborn boy was born on Could 13, 2022, and the web has been patiently ready for some child content material. Although the couple is but to announce his title from him, the little man has already stolen the hearts of many already! In a current TikTok video, Rihanna shared a glimpse of the baby guffawing, and that cuteness overload resulted in hundreds of thousands of views!
Lea Michele’s Humorous Woman
Should you’ve watched Glee, you already understand how a lot actress Lea Michele needed to be on Broadway’s Humorous Woman. Some may even say she was born for the function! She was the star of Glee’s Humorous Woman, however this yr her dream of enjoying the half on Broadway got here true as she headlined the present and led it to field workplace historical past! To high all of it, she additionally acquired a letter from Barbra Streisand saying, “It is actually fantastic when your goals come true, is not it?”
Actress, singer and icon Jennifer Lopez tied the knot along with her long-time love Ben Affleck! The couple eloped again in July however then walked down the aisle once more and married in August in a surprising wedding ceremony ceremony.
Beyonce dropping a brand new album is at all times an enormous deal, and Renaissance was no exception! A number of songs went viral on social media, beginning with “Cuff” being the album’s quickest track to go viral on TikTok. The album went on to grow to be one of many greatest releases of the yr!
Do not Fear Darling Drama
Bear in mind “Spitgate”? That was when the web thought Harry Types had spit on Chris Pine in the course of the Venice Movie Pageant Premier of the film Do not Fear Darling. There had been drama brewing on the horizon for months across the movie, but it surely actually got here to gentle in the course of the Venice Movie Pageant. It gave rise to numerous memes and tons of debate.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s Trial
After six grueling months in a courthouse in Virginia on a really high-profile defamation trial, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard lastly acquired their verdict. Each events had been discovered liable, and the decide dominated in Depp’s favor awarding him $10 million and Amber $2 million. However not all the pieces is completely wrapped up but, and the tales are nonetheless making their rounds on-line.
The Queen’s Passing
The passing of HRH Queen Elizabeth II marked the top of an period. Months after celebrating her platinum jubilee and after greater than 70 years of service to the crown, the 96-year-old monarch handed away peacefully at Balmoral Citadel. Celebrities and dignitaries from all around the world attended the late queen’s funeral, and the ceremony was broadcast worldwide. King Charles III succeeded his mom as the following monarch of the UK and the Commonwealth.
Elon Musk buys Twitter
So as to add one other plot twist to an already very thrilling yr, tech billionaire Elon Musk purchased Twitter so as to add to his “grander imaginative and prescient” of making a super-app for the Western Markets. Musk’s acquisition of Twitter resulted in a ton of controversies, and lots of well-known customers have chosen to depart the platform because the takeover.
Aaron Carter’s passing
The world misplaced one other star with the premature dying of Aaron Carter. Carter was solely 34 when he handed and was present in his dwelling in California. The information of his passing by him shocked followers and left many unanswered questions and ache for household and followers alike. In an interview with PageSix, Carter’s supervisor commented on how he was within the days earlier than his passing from him and mentioned that he regarded drained and skinny, like he wanted relaxation and care.
The yr began with Kim Kardashian and Kanye West working towards divorce. However amid all of the anti-Semitic rants and Ye dropping his model partnerships in addition to his Twitter account (which is now again courtesy of Elon Musk), Kim and Ye finalized their divorce in November. Kim was given custody of their kids 80% of the time and month-to-month baby assist of $200,000.
Swifties broke Ticketmaster
Taylor Swift introduced her Eras tour, and the Swifties went wild! Followers registered for presale tickets however struggled with glitches whereas making an attempt to buy tickets in the course of the presale. The ticket demand was so excessive that the overall ticket gross sales needed to be canceled after Ticketmaster offered out the venues in the course of the presale. This not solely resulted in a really upset Taylor and upset Swifties but in addition led to a lawsuit! Oh, and by the way in which, it was later revealed that the demand for Taylor Swift’s tour tickets might have stuffed up 900 stadiums!
Migos Takeoff’s passing
Many woke as much as the information of the sudden passing of Migos rapper Takeoff. He was shot within the early hours of Tuesday, November 1st, and was solely 28 years previous when he died. The resounding loss was felt by followers, mates and everybody who had been a part of his life.
Pete Davidson and his women
Pete Davidson has lengthy been recognized for all of the gorgeous girls he has dated, however 2022 took issues to a different degree. The comic was linked to Kim Kardashian in 2021 after they kissed on SNL and formally started courting in November of final yr. The pair break up up in August this yr, and Davidson reportedly started courting Emily Ratajkowski in November. Many query what girls see in Pete, however those that have dated him say that he has an excellent coronary heart, is humorous and is a really candy.
Meghan and Harry docuseries premieres
On the subject of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, 2022 was a yr of adjustments and revelations. In February, Buckingham Palace issued the official assertion that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, had confirmed to Her Majesty The Queen that they might not be returning as working members of The Royal Household. That they had made this determination to attempt “to carve out a extra progressive function inside this establishment.” The couple made headlines after they talked about their royal experiences on Oprah and launched a a lot anticipated Netflix Docuseries, which has taken the world by storm.
And people are only a few of the movie star information tales that made it huge this yr! Catch Etalk Presents: A Toast to 2022 for extra high movie star information tales of this yr!