Dina's Dirt for May 13, 2019

Monday, May 13th

6:40
Us Weekly reports that Justin Timberlake received an honorary doctorate from
Berklee College of Music this weekend, along with Missy Elliott and “Hamilton”
musical director Alex Lacamoire.

“Mod Squad” and “Twin Peaks” star Peggy Lipton has passed away at 72 after a
battle with cancer. Kidada and actress Rashida Jones, Lipton’s daughters with
music producer Quincy Jones, have confirmed the news in a statement to the Los
Angeles Times. “Peggy was and will always be our beacon of light, both in this
world and beyond,” the statement reads. “We feel so lucky for every moment we
spent with her.”

Meghan Markle celebrated her first Mother's Day yesterday! People reports that
she spent the day at Frogmore Cottage with baby Archie, Prince Harry and her
mom Doria Ragland. The Sussex Royal Instagram account also paid tribute to
Mothers yesterday. Captioning a sweet picture of Archie’s feet above a bed of
'forget me not' flowers (a favorite of the late Princess Diana) the couple writes,
“Paying tribute to all mothers today – past, present, mothers-to-be, and those lost
but forever remembered. We honor and celebrate each and every one of you.”

Radar Online claims Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are allegedly at odds over
their wedding. A source tells the website, “She wants to have a massive guest list
and a reception at a super fancy and expensive venue. Orlando, on the other
hand, doesn’t want any that. He wants a small and private wedding at an small
venue and has even suggested a destination wedding. But he wants it to just be
close friends and family. They have not been seeing eye to eye on this at all. She
is just way too much in everything she does.''

7:40
Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber dropped their new collaboration “I Don’t Care” on
Friday. Not long after the song’s release, fans on social media started accusing
the two singers of ripping off British pop star Cheryl’s 2014 hit, which has the
same name.
On person tweeted, "Chorus is a rip off of I don’t Care by Cheryl." Another said,
"When the chorus from the new @edsheeran and @justinbieber song starts, I just
start singing the chorus from the @CherylOfficial song."

In Touch Weekly Magazine claims Meghan Markle's friends claim she named her
newborn son, Archie, after her dead cat. A source tells the magazine that Megan's
mother, Doria, loved the cat. But! The Daily Mail claims Prince Harry and Meghan

Markle named their son Archie after Harry's commanding officer in the military,
Major Tom Archer Burton.

Taylor Swift tells Entertainment Weekly that she went to 'Cat School' to prepare
for her role in the "Cats" movie. “I just fully committed and threw myself into the
process and had the most fun. We had this thing called ‘cat school’ that was a
class where you could learn about how to create the motions of cats, how to think
like they think, how to sense things the way that they do, carry yourself the way a
cat would. I learned a lot.

Kim Kardashian opened up about the newest addition to her family. She just gave
birth to a baby boy, her fourth child with Kanye. She says he's by far the calmest
of all her kids at this point. “I was freaking out for nothing," Kim offers via Twitter.
"Because he is the most calm and chill of all of my babies so far and everyone
loves him so much." And while she's not dishing on his name, Kim is clearly over
the moon. “We celebrated our baby boy about a week ago," she notes. "And now
he’s here! He’s so perfect!

8:40
People says that Paris Hilton has returned to music. The socialite just released the
new tune “Best Friend’s A**,” with DJs Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, and it's about
Kim Kardashian. Paris has been teasing the song on social media for several
days, with two posts featuring Kim and her famous booty. “I can’t stop looking at
my #BestFriendsA** @KimKardashian,” she posted under pics of she and Kim
wearing matching silver sequined mini dresses. It is expected that Kim will be
featured in the song’s video, which has yet to be released. Check out the song to
the right.

Britney Spears was at a Los Angeles court hearing regarding her ongoing
conservatorship. The singer attended the closed hearing Friday with both her
parents. Britney’s mother, Lynne, wants to gain access to Britney’s medical files,
although she is reportedly not challenging Jamie Spears’ conservatorship over
their daughter
Details of what went on in the hearing haven’t been revealed, although the judge
did order Britney to undergo a 730 expert evaluation, with TMZ reporting that
Jamie and a court-appointed lawyer will be setting the parameters of that
evaluation. They also claim Britney asked the judge to grant her certain freedoms
she doesn’t normally have, but the judge declined.

Constance Wu isn't as thrilled as fans that "Fresh Off The Boat" is renewed for a
sixth season. The day of the announcement, she tweeted about being “so upset
right now that I’m literally crying.” And now, she explained why. She had to turn
down another role to return to the ABC show. She wrote, “People ‘assumed’ that
meant I don’t love and enjoy ‘FOTB.’ But I do. I hope you believe me.”

Cats almost ruined a scene from "John Wick 3." They told Entertainment Weekely
that the actors were filming a scene with trained dogs in Morocco, but the town
was overrun by stray cats, so the dogs kept getting distracted. The director said,
“We had to build massive walls of cages, we had walls of cats," he notes. "We
were probably feeding more cats than people on set."
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