Get ready for plenty of Dakota Johnson
In the phenomenon âFifty Shades of Greyâ, JAMIE DORNAN and DAKOTA JOHNSON step into the iconic roles of billionaire entrepreneur Christian Grey and curious college student Anastasia Steele.
. . . and that’s a good thing, even if “Fifty Shades of Grey” looks like “Fifty Shades of Lame.” The reviews are in and they’re not pretty. Dakota Johnson, however, is beautiful and the film may be worth a look just due to her presence.
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Halle Berry misses in “Extant”
In looking at the winners and losers of summer TV, Andy Greenwald of Grantland wasn’t too impressed with Halle Berry’s choice:
Berry wasn’t wrong to make the leap from the big screen to the small when she did. She just may have taken too large a jump. By choosing a high-profile project like Extant — executive-produced by Steven Spielberg, airing on CBS, TV’s most-watched network — Berry avoided the sliding scale of eyeballs and influence that allows movie stars to reap the prestige of TV writing without worrying about the responsibility to deliver a blockbuster-size audience. (Matthew McConaughey is now one of the biggest movie stars in the world, but an average first-run airing of True Detective earned about 2.5 million viewers. Decent, but not exactly Interstellar.) Extant — a sort of Rosemary’s Baby in space — started strong both creatively and otherwise, but quickly dimmed. Recent episodes have won their respective nights, but only barely. As its first (and potentially only?) season winds to a close, Extant is averaging nearly the same weekly audience as NBC’s bargain-basement French coproduction Taxi Brooklyn, a show that pulls off the rare feat of misrepresenting both taxis and the borough of Brooklyn. It’s no longer risky for a movie star to work in TV. But when you dive into the deepest end of the pool, you’d better produce a much bigger splash.
He brings up some interesting choice on television roles for stars, and he also points out how binge-watching opportunities can actually dim the buzz around shows like “Orange is the New Black.” It’s a good read . . .
Megan Fox is stunning even without makeup
Many women don’t seem to understand that most men like women with little or no makeup. Women tend to dress up and pile on makeup often to compete with other women, and then they’ll blame men for the emphasis on beauty. Remember – we love natural beauty the most!
Here, Megan Fox posts a selfie on her new Instagram account with what appears to be no makeup, and she looking stunning.
Kim Kardashian flashes her cleavage
We’re pretty tired of the constant Kim Kardashian coverage, but we can definitely admire an impressive rack, and Kim loves to show off her assets. For that we give her kudos.
Emmy Rossum looks amazing in Esquire
Emmy Rossum is one of our favorite young celebrities. She’s beautiful but also comes across as that down-to-Earth Girl Next Door type you’d love to have as a girlfriend. Enjoy!