Dina's Dirt for May 15, 2019

Wednesday, May 15th

6:40
Prince Harry is in full gush mode about baby Archie. According to E! Online, he
says he already "can't imagine life without" his son. Also, Meghan and Harry
haven’t officially registered his birth yet. The birth registration signing is
traditionally a public spectacle by the Royals, but E! Onilne is saying that this time
around, they may not be making it public. Plus, according to The Daily Mail, Prince
William and Kate Middleton have finally met Archie.

Comedy legend Tim Conway has passed away at 85. Variety reports that he
suffered fluid in the brain. He's known for starring on "The Carol Burnett Show."
Carol Burnett said, “I’m heartbroken. He was one in a million, not only as a brilliant
comedian but as a loving human being. I cherish the times we had together both
on the screen and off. He’ll be in my heart forever.”

Jennifer Aniston is ready to tell her story. Radar Online says she's planning a tell-
all memoir, saying "nothing is off limits." Apparently Demi Moore inspired her to

publish the book.

TMZ claims Ariana Grande is being sued for posting pictures of herself on
Instagram. Photographer Robert Barbera says Ariana didn't pay him or ask for
permission to use his pictures of her on the Internet. He is now looking to get paid,
asking for either profits from the photos or $25,000 for each, whichever is greater.

7:40
Kelly Clarkson and John Legend have been accused of being unpatriotic. The
Voice judges criticized Gyth Rigdon’s rendition of “God Bless the U.S.A.” Yahoo is
reporting that since his performance wasn't great, the judges now hate America.

James Corden has hit back at a troll who wished cancer upon his kid. The troll
was made that a bit Corden did on "The Late Late Show" included a "Game of
Thrones" spoiler. Corden tweeted back, calling it “the single most upsetting thing I
think you could ever say about me or my family." Saying, “Please take a minute
and think about what you just wrote and whether you want to be a person who
publicly says such things. My hope for [your children] is that they never get to read
that their [parents] would wish cancer on any child as ‘a joke.’”

The Oscars may remain hostless. Variety reports that ABC Entertainment honcho
Karey Burke says they're not messing with "that format" because the ratings were
up this year compared to last year.

The Daily Star claims Meghan Markle had to miss her 20-year high school reunion
because she was giving birth to her son Archie. She sent an envelope, marked
'Kensington Palace', to her classmates apologizing for not being able to attend the
bash. Her classmates are hoping she will attend the 25-year reunion.

8:40
Variety reports that production on the latest Bond film has been delayed. Daniel
Craig injured his ankle while filming.No time table has been set for his return, but
the film is set to premiere in April 2020.

Kelly Ripa ripped The Bachelorette and The Bachelor yesterday when it was
announced that current Bachelorette Hannah B is going to be visiting her show
this week. She said, “I couldn’t stand the idea of 25 exceptional women fighting
over one ordinary fella, in my opinion. We are too special to be arguing over a
guy. It was a gross, gross show.”

R. Kelly’s daughter has been denied class enrollment because of unpaid tuition.
PerezHilton.com says that Buku Abi, born Joann Lee, was unable to take courses
at a California arts college. She claims her dad also stopped paying for her books
and the rent for her college apartment. Kelly's lawyers says he thought she
dropped out of school and didn't see any bills.

The National Enquirer claims Ben Affleck is allegedly spending $200,000 on a
makeover in order to win back Jennifer Garner. A source tells the magazine,
“Ben’s doing whatever he can to convince her to come home. He’s shaping up
and getting his act together in a last-ditch effort to prove to Jen he’s happy,
healthy and, most importantly, reliable. He’s splurging on a new wardrobe, skin
treatments and a team of image consultants. Ben’s willing to spend a fortune to
show Jen he’s not ready to give up just yet.”
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