Dina's Dirt For August 12, 2019.

Monday, August 12th

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Did you ever wonder how all those celebrities on Instagram have so many followers? It turns out that a massive amount of them are fake accounts. In an investigation, 99 celebrities and sports figures had their accounts scoured. German soccer star Toni Kroos leads the pack with 51% of his 21 million social media followers being fake. Taking the nuber two spot is Ellen DeGeneres, who has over 74 million followers, 49% of which are fakes. Others with impressive fake numbers are:

Kourtney Kardashian, Taylor Swift & Ariana Grande (46% fake)

Miley Cyrus (45% fake)

Katy Perry (44% fake)

Khloe & Kim Kardashian (43% fake)

Jennifer Lopez & Kris Jenner (42% fake)

Chris Hemsworth (41% fake)

Kevin Hart (41% fake)

Lady Gaga, Kendall & Kylie Jenner, Justin TImberlake, Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, also appear on the list and - gasp -Oprah!


As we previously told you, Taylor Swift is set to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards for the first time since 2015, also receiving 10 nominations as well. Taylor threw a party to celebrate, and someome posted a video of her singing along to her song, “You Need to Calm Down.” Not long after the video surfaced the hashtag #DrunkTaylor started trending. Drunk Taylor even became a meme, and Taylor seems onboard with all of it. She tweeted, "Threw a party to celebrate with the people who made the ME! & YNTCD videos with me- and we had so much fun that ‘Drunk Taylor’ is trending on Twitter. CHEERS." We wonder if she felt the same way the next day.


Kimora Lee Simmons and Djimon Hounsou share a 10-year-old son, and while custody of Kenzo hasn’t been an issue before, they’re now working toward something more formal. Why now? Djimon claimed that Kimora wouldn’t let him see his son for Father’s Day. But sources close to the situation say that she doesn’t have a problem with him seeing the child. In fact, she encourages the whole family to come together for holidays and birthdays, but he rarely takes her up on the offer. Now, Djimon allegedly wants to take Kenzo to Africa for good, according to The Blast. When he asked to take his son to his home country, Kimora’s first ex-husband, Russell Simmons, told him he’d have to sign an agreement saying he would bring Kenzo back. He refused.


Kylie Jenner posted pictures from her 22nd birthday celebration on the luxury yacht she rented. On Saturday – her actual birthday – she took the boat to the Mediterranean off the coast of Italy. She posted a photo of the gift her baby daddy, Travis Scott, got her. As if it wasn’t enough that he filled her home with roses prior to her birthday, he also got her a diamond-encrusted pendant in the shaped of the Kylie Cosmetics dripping lips logo. The piece is rumored to be worth $375,000.


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As we previously told you, “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” singer Mike Posner was recently hospitalized after getting bitten by a rattlesnake on his Walk Across America. Well, now he’s taken to social media to give fans an update on how he’s doing. He said, "I knew walking across America was going to be dangerous. I knew I could die doing it. I still might. So don’t feel sorry for me." He added, "I’m proud I’m in this hospital after chasing my dream and not sitting on the couch watching Netflix. I’m proud of this pain." Mike is now re-learning to walk with use of a walker, and he shared video on social media of him taking some steps. He wrote, "From 24 miles per day to using this walker to get to bathroom. I’m on my way back. Gonna rebuild with patience and equanimity.”


The 2019 Teen Choice Awards were handed out last night, with Taylor Swift taking home the inaugural Icon Award. Shawn Mendes was named Choice Male Artist, as well as Choice Summer Artist, and his collaboration with Camila Cabello, “Senorita,” won Choice Summer Song. BTS who won three awards as well - Choice International Artist, Choice Collaboration for “Boy with Luv,” featuring Halsey, and Choice Summer Tour. In the meantime, BTS’s management team announced yesterday the band is taking “an official and extended period of rest and relaxation" explaining, "This period of rest will be an opportunity for the members of BTS, who have relentlessly driven themselves towards their goal since their debut, to recharge and prepare to present themselves anew as musicians and creators. This will also provide them with a chance to enjoy ordinary lives of young people in their 20’s, albeit briefly."

Check out some of the winners below;

Music

Choice Male Artist - Shawn Mendes

Choice Female Artist - Lauren Jauregui

Choice Music Group - Why Don’t We

Choice Song: Female Artist - Lauren Jauregui “Expectations”

Choice Song: Male Artist - Louis Tomlinson “Two of Us”

Choice Song: Group - BLACKPINK “DDU-DU DDU-DU”

Choice Pop Song - Ariana Grande “Thank U, Next” –

Choice Electronic/Dance Song - Ellie Goulding, Diplo, & Red Velvet “Close to Me (Red Velvet Remix

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song - Lil Nas X (feat. Billy Ray Cyrus) “Old Town Road [Remix]”

Choice Breakout Artist - Billie Eilish

Choice International Artist - BTS

Choice Collaboration - BTS (feat. Halsey) – “Boy with Luv”

Choice Summer Song - “Señorita” Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

Choice Summer Female Artist - Halsey

Choice Summer Male Artist - Shawn Mendes

Choice Summer Group - Jonas Brothers

Choice Summer Tour - BTS World Tour Love Yourself: Speak Yourself Tour

Choice Song from A Movie – “A Whole New World (End Title)” from Aladdin – Zayn & Zhavia

Source: Entertainment Weekly


Movies

CHOICE ACTION MOVIE - “Avengers: Endgame”

CHOICE ACTION MOVIE ACTOR - Robert Downey Jr. “Avengers: Endgame”

CHOICE ACTION MOVIE ACTRESS - Scarlett Johansson “Avengers: Endgame”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY MOVIE - “Aladdin”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY MOVIE ACTOR - Will Smith “Aladdin”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY MOVIE ACTRESS - Naomi Scott “Aladdin”


TV

CHOICE DRAMA TV SHOW - “Riverdale”

CHOICE DRAMA TV ACTOR - Cole Sprouse “Riverdale”

CHOICE DRAMA TV ACTRESS - Lili Reinhart “Riverdale”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY TV SHOW - “Shadowhunters”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY TV ACTOR Jared Padalecki “Supernatural”

CHOICE SCI-FI/FANTASY TV ACTRESS - Katherine McNamara – “Shadowhunters”

CHOICE ACTION TV SHOW - “MacGyver”

CHOICE ACTION TV ACTOR - Stephen Amell “Arrow”

CHOICE ACTION TV ACTRESS - Gabrielle Union “L.A.’s Finest”


Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes are going to have a hard time convincing people they aren't more than just friends, especially since video surfaced online of the two making out at Shawn’s birthday in New York City last week. And that’s not all. Camila took to social media to send her birthday wishes to Shawn, admitting how she really feels about him. She wrote, “Happy birthday to this magic human, I love you,” along with four heart emojis (four!).


It’s no secret that things are serious between Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani, and while there hasn’t been any kind of news of an engagement, the two are taking a big step in their relationship. According to “Entertainment Tonight,” the couple just purchased a home in Los Angeles together. Gwen’s current home, which she bought with ex-husband Gavin Rossdale, is in escrow, meaning it’s just about sold. But according to a source, that doesn’t mean they’ll be rushing into marriage next. The source said, "Blake and Gwen are head over heels in love, but don't want to feel rushed to tie the knot when everything is going so well in both of their lives. Everyone is asking what they are waiting for, but they really just don’t want to rock the boat."


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Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth announced over the weekend that they were separating, just eight months after getting married. A rep told People, “They still remain dedicated parents to all of their animals they share while lovingly taking this time apart.” According to a People insider, “This split isn’t shocking to people who are actually with them every day. They’re not on the same page when it comes to a lot of fundamental things that make a relationship work. It’s not surprising at all.” One of those things would be kids. An insider told "OK! Australia" that Liam was eager to start a family, but Miley wasn’t. In the meantime, immediately following the split announcement, Miley was photographed kissing Kaitlynn Carter, the ex of Brody Jenner, at a hotel pool in Lake Como, Italy. And from what we hear, it was pretty busy at the pool, so she had to know the photo would get out there.


Jason Momoa says that he can’t start shooting the sequel to “Aquaman” yet because he was “run over by a bulldozer” while protesting in Hawaii. As we previously reported, Jason had joined the protest against the billion-dollar telescope project being built on top of a volcano that is considered sacred land to native Hawaiians. Taking to Instagram, he said, “sorry Warner Bros” but the effort is “4x bigger” than “Aquaman 2.”


Former “Bachelor/'Bachelorette” contestants Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon got married yesterday in Newport, Rhode Island. The "Bachelor in Paradise" couple invited many of their costars such as Amanda Stanton, Ben Higgins, Carly Waddell, Evan Bass, Becca Tilley, Nick Viall, Kaitlyn Bristowe, Dean Unglert, and more. People reports that producer Elan Gale officiated the wedding and that David Cook of “American Idol” handled the music.



Gigi Hadid revealed in an Instagram post that she was robbed on her trip to Mykonos, Greece. She posted a photo of herself wearing a polka dot bikini and posing in the mirror and wrote, “Got robbed.” She added, “Never going back lol. Wouldn’t recommend. Spend your money elsewhere.” Her father said thieves made off with Gigi and her sister Bella’s personal possessions. Correct me if I’m wrong, but doesn’t Lindsay Lohan hang out in Mykonos a lot? Just sayin’…
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