Wanna get a look at your favorite stars unfiltered? Check out Backstage BFF, a weekly YouTube series that shows you what celebrities are really like. VH1′s own Ellie Lee is bringing you a behind-the-scenes look at her entertainment interviews, including those rare moments and bouts of laughter that didn’t make it to air.
Mayim Bialik doesn’t understand Ariana Grande‘s marketing tactic, Martha Stewart doesn’t appreciate Gwyneth Paltrow moving into the lifestyle business, a Django Unchained actress is mistaken for a hooker, and more of today’s First Dibs.
As the air gets a little colder, our sangria buzz wears off, and tan lines fade, we prepare to say goodbye to summer and hello to autumn — and more importantly, to the return of our favorite TV shows. You know you’re excited to have your friends from Homeland, Scandal, and New Girl back in your life. Like there’s anything else this entertaining to look forward to during your week? (We think not.)
Last week on VH1, we covered the biggest celebrity breakups of 2014, the absolute scariest celebrities, fabulous NFL wife Jessie James Decker and more.
Jessie James Decker is pint-sized and fabulous. We fell in love with the Southern belle on the E! series, Eric & Jessie: Game On, and have seen how the unapologetic country singer has come to have it all: a gorgeous NFL husband (New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker), a beautiful baby daughter, a successful music career, and burgeoning beauty and clothing lines. But it wasn’t always easy. VH1 recently sat down with the New York transplant — who still likes going to Cracker Barrel — at Smirnoff Ice‘s Ladies With Game Tailgate and learned the story of a simple country gal who rose to fame.
Idris Elba is one of the world’s hottest men. As we head to theaters to see his new movie, No Good Deed, we’re looking back on the sexiest parts he’s ever played.
James Gandolfini‘s final film opens this weekend. Written by Dennis Lehane, The Drop, is a crime drama starring Tom Hardy and multiple pitbulls, and has been getting strong reviews after premiering at the Toronto Film Festival. After the actor’s sudden death in 2013 we’ve spent the past year celebrating the abundance of memorable film and television roles he left us with — many of which you can watch by simply logging into your Netflix account. Read more…
Katie Nolan is the digital correspondent on Fox Sport’s Crowd Goes Wild and she is our Yas, Girl of the week. This week Katie posted a Youtube video telling sports fans to not boycott the NFL after the incredibly poor handling of Ray Rice‘s assault scandal. Her message, instead, was that women need to fight back and get a seat at the big boy’s table in sports in order to get the respect of the NFL.
Widow Jane has a perfect cocktail to pair with your weekend cigar, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper‘s Serena finally gets a trailer, Kendall Jenner may be joining Victoria’s Secret, and more in today’s Last Lap.
Hillary Taymour, the rising star behind Collina Strada, wants to make clothes that everyone can wear. After launching as a leather handbags line in 2008, the FIDM grad hit this year’s New York Fashion Week Spring 2015 with Collina Strada’s first full ready-to-wear show, and is being called “the next big thing.”