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Jordyn Woods Responds to Fans Who Think She Shaded Khloé Kardashian Last Night

If you thought the drama between Jordyn Woods, Khloé Kardashian, and Tristan Thompson was over, think again. Almost 10 months after Woods, Kylie Jenner’s former BFF, was caught allegedly kissing Thompson (the father of Kardashian’s daughter, True) the saga continues.

On a recent episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Khloé received some expensive gifts from Thompson, now her ex, and some fans questioned why she was showing kindness and forgiveness to him, but not Woods. The reality star posted a long Instagram Story after the episode. “I don’t hold any negative or hateful feelings towards ANYONE! I mean that,” she wrote. “Life is short! We are all humans trying to figure out this thing called life … Yes, I’m allowed to feel hurt and pain. It would be unnatural for me to pretend as if I don’t. Personally, I don’t want to be carrying around a hateful heart.”

She then further clarified her message. “The reason why I decided to post my previous post is because I’m seeing a lot of back-and-forth with people asking ‘Why don’t I keep that same energy with Jordyn?’ That message is for Jordyn,” she wrote. “It’s for anyone else who has ever hurt me. For some reason people want to assume that I’m talking only about Tristan. This message applies to ALL parties involved in situations that have ever hurt me. I have moved on, found forgiveness and wish you only happiness and joy!”

Then, Jordyn Woods posted a quote that many thought was directed at Khloé Kardashian: “Someone somewhere is still discussing the old you because they don’t have access to the new you.” Woods, however, says that’s not the case. “Not every quote that is posted is a sub or a ‘clap back’ and not everything posted is directed towards one person in general. I deal with a lot of different shit daily. It’s all love. Only positive vibrations 🙏🏽♥️,” she tweeted.

So, that’s that. But what we really want to know is what Kylie thinks about these latest developments.

Justice League’s Theatrical Cut Reportedly Has A Shockingly Low Amount Of Zack Snyder Footage

More than two years later the call to see a “Snyder Cut” of Justice League and see the version of the movie original director Zack Snyder would have made isn’t only going strong, it appears to be stronger than ever. However, one of the biggest questions about such a movie, were it ever to see the light of day, is just how much of it have we actually already seen?

Zack Snyder completed principal photography on Justice League before Joss Whedon was brought in to do reshoots, and those reshoots were reportedly extensive. So just how much of what Zack Snyder filmed actually made it into the final theatrical version of the Justice League we all saw\?According to Zack Snyder’s Director of Photography, Fabian Wagner, not very much at all.

During a recent mastercalss helmed by Fabian Wagner, the DOP was asked about the “Snyder Cut” of the film and in a response posted by Leonardo Oliveira, Wagner estimates that only about 10% of what he shot is in the movie that we’ve all seen.

Needless to say, that’s a shockingly small amount. There was no question that the Joss Whedon reshoots changed Justice League in a significant way and that a lot of what was originally filmed had been replaced, but essentially, it turns out that almost none of the original footage survived.

That doesn’t necessarily mean that the movie itself changed in a drastic way. It could be that the reshoots simply made new versions of existing scenes, perhaps making then lighter, as a response to the negative reaction Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice received from some corners due to its dower tone.

Of course, it could also mean that most of the movie was drastically changed and a fundamental plot level. We won’t know for sure unless we ever actually see a Snyder Cut of the film.

I’ve never been one who cared all that much if I ever saw another cut of Justice League. I was certainly curious, but my interest was more academic than anything. While this doesn’t change my opinion fundamentally, it certainly does increase my curiosity.

You can check out Fabian Wagner’s complete comments in the video below.

While there is still a lot of very vocal support for the Snyder Cut, what there has not been is much of an indication that anybody is listening. Nobody at WB has publicly responded to the campaign in any way that so much as implies a release could happen, nevermind that it will. The launch event for HBO Max went by without so much as a reference to the movie.

The issue is that, while the movie does “exist” in that the footage is complete, it certainly needs, at minimum, a lot of post-production work, and that means somebody, like Warner Bros. would need to spend money to make the movie releasable, and the studio would have to believe that there’s enough interest to make a profit on that expense.

Still, those dedicated to the movement are not showing any signs of giving up. Will we ever see that other 90% of the movie? If the fans have any ability to make it happen, they will.

How Jurassic World 3’s Laura Dern Wants To Continue Ellie Sattler’s Story

The Jurassic Park franchise is a beloved part of film history, especially Steven Spielberg’s 1993 original movie. That blockbuster broke new ground for visual and practical effects, which brought the dinosaurs to life. It also introduced iconic characters, including Laura Dern’s Ellie Sattler. Dern will reprise her role in Colin Trevorrow’s untitled Jurassic World 3, and the Golden Globe and Emmy winning actress is especially eager to move her character’s story forward.

Ellie Sattler was a genius and bonafide badass throughout the course of Jurassic Park, and she eventually popped up safe at home in the third movie. She’ll finally appear in the third Jurassic World film, alongside Jeff Goldblum’s Ian Malcolm and Sam Neill’s Dr. Alan Grant. Laura Dern recently spoke about the upcoming blockbuster and her character, saying:

It looks like Laura Dern is ready to bring Ellie Sattler to the modern world. And considering how high the stakes are in the wake of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom‘s twist ending, the world is going to need Ellie more than ever.

Fallen Kingdom ended the way no one expected: by the dinosaurs of Isla Nublar being released into the world. After the island itself was destroyed in a volcanic eruption, a handful of Dinos were rescued and brought to The Lockwood Estate. But young Maisie ultimately freed the genetically engineered creatures. Now Jurassic World has become a reality, and things will likely be chaos when we pick up the story in Colin Trevorrow’s upcoming threequel. We got a glimpse at this new dangerous world with the short movie Battle at Big Rock, but that’s only the beginning.

Laura Dern is excited to show the older version of Ellie in Jurassic World 3, and see how she’s continued to become more capable and confident. In the same conversation with Deadline, she describes what it was like to work on the original Steven Spielerg classic, saying:

Jurassic Park broke new ground in a few ways, and has remained a classic part of film history. The Jurassic World franchise has been able to make a ton of money at the box office, and show even more thrilling and unbelievable visuals. I mean, just take Fallen Kingdom‘s volcano sequence.

It should be interesting to see how Colin Trevorrow utilizes the original cast in Jurassic World 3, and how much action they’ll get. Jeff Goldblum was kept thoroughly away from the main plot of Fallen Kingdom, but now that the Dinosaurs are among us, the heroes from the original movie will have some much needed insight.

Jurassic World 3 is currently set to arrive in theaters on June 11, 2021. In the meantime, check out our 2019 release list to plan your next trip to the movies. And our 2020 release list to look ahead toward the New Year.

Romance Audiobook Narrator Andi Arndt Says Sometimes a Moan Is Required

But just because it’s a romance novel, it doesn’t need to be sexy all the time. That’s just not life. Usually contemporary romance is about a relationship in the midst of someone’s life, with characters who work, etc. So you follow the story. If there’s bubbly flirting going on, then that’s one kind of energy. If there’s that really intense intimacy, that’s another. It’s like water-skiing. The book is the boat, and I’m just being towed behind it.

On getting into the groove.

Now that I’ve done 400 books—two thirds of which are romance novels—I try to remember that every love story is unique. So it really depends on the book. I am very aware of my focus. My voice doesn’t get tired—because I’m not talking anymore strenuously than I would on the phone—so I don’t have to strain myself. But I get mentally fatigued and I notice distraction creeping in. I do everything I can to clear my mind and be ready to sit with the story for however many hours—I get paid by the finished hour—then I go for a quick walk at lunchtime. I have to eat something so my stomach’s not making noises into the microphone, then I do a couple of more hours and knock off around five. It’s a nice nine to five job, which is unusual for an actor.

On the romance stigma.

I tell people that I narrate audio books full-time and when the romance part comes up, I like to watch other people’s reactions. I like to take note of their reaction because they’re telling me about their relationship with that topic. I don’t take it as a judgment on the value of my work. Sometimes they’ll kind of get conspiratorially close to me and say, “Oh, I love those books.” Or sometimes they’ll get giggly or whatever. I just find it interesting to see what people’s relationship is to it, because frankly, I would rather talk about two people making each other feel awesome than a horror book where you’re talking about the really creative ways somebody can destroy another person’s body. I couldn’t do horror, but I love doing romance.

On embodying her characters.

I’ll do character work in the sense that I’ll look at the protagonist’s age, their background, what social class they’re in. If they are upper crust-y, they might take their time with things a little bit more. Or I just did a character last month who was an abandoned orphan as a child. So her expectation of the world was that she had to take care of herself and look out for herself. It made her harder when it came to other people. That’s a different character for me. I don’t do character voices, per se, in a cartoonish way. It’s more of how do you differentiate the men from the women, and the women from one another, in subtle ways that allow the listener to follow what’s going on, without my voice being a distraction?

On what keeps her coming back to the genre.

Everybody loves a good “how we met” story. The rush and the excitement of that. So whether you are single, or you’ve been with someone for a few years, or you’ve been married for 50 years, I think people are drawn to romance because of that rush. Those are some of the most wonderful moments of life.

One of the authors I love working with is Kylie Scott, who’s an Australian romance writer. What I love about her work is that the people are so real. They have real concerns and real bodies. She’ll write about women who are maybe not so happy with their body, and part of the excitement of the relationship is being completely accepted as beautiful—just as they are. I love her stories because they’re about two people with flaws meeting one another, right where they are, and loving each other. There’s also laughter in her romances, which I think makes things sexier because it means that the two people are really aware of what’s going on. They’re not only swept away, they’re really present with each other. I just love being a part of the story.

Samantha Leach is the associate culture editor at Glamour. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @_sleach.

Sorry, Star Wars’ John Boyega Isn’t Interested In Going To Disney+

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It’s a very exciting time to be a Star Wars fan. We’re just weeks away from the release of J.J. Abrams’ The Rise of Skywalker, which will conclude the nine-film Skywalker Saga forever. Additionally, Disney+ is bringing live-action Star Wars TV to the masses, with The Mandalorian already breaking internet thanks to Baby Yoda. The new streaming service has the ability to greatly expand the galaxy far, far away. But it looks like John Boyega isn’t interested in playing Finn on the small screen.

Finn is one of the three heroes of the current trilogy, starting The Force Awakens as a Stormtrooper who was too mortified by the fury of the First Order. The popularity of the franchise has made Boyega a household name, but it doesn’t look like he’s interested in continuing his signature character’s journey on Disney+. When he was recently asked about this prospect he joked, saying:

Well, that’s pretty cut and dry. It looks like John Boyega has no interest in joining the likes of Obi-Wan and The Mandalorian on Disney’s new streaming service. But he might be interested in playing Finn on the big screen again, if his co-stars were interested.

John Boyega’s comments to Variety might disappoint Star Wars fans who are excited about the narrative possibilities that Disney+ provides. While the future of the franchise’s life on the big screen is a mystery, there’s plenty of exciting content coming to The House of Mouse’s new service. In addition to The Mandalorian, Ewan McGregor will star in his own series as Obi-Wan Kenobi. What’s more, Diego Luna will reprise his Rogue One character Cassian Andor in yet another live-action show.

But we shouldn’t expect Finn to pop up in one of these projects, or get his own series on Disney+. John Boyega wants to remain a movie character, and might be open to playing his character again in that way. Although he did admit in the same interview that he’d be down for another movie, given Daisy Ridley and Oscar Isaac joined him. But unfortunately, his co-stars don’t seem interested.

Disney+ does have some great Star Wars content for subscribers, with all of the Skywalker Saga besides The Last Jedi streaming, in addition to The Mandalorian. You can use this link for a free 7-day trial.

The fame associated with the Star Wars franchise is intense, so it’s been a whirlwind journey for John Boyega and his co-stars. And it looks like as a whole, they’re looking forward to a break after The Rise of Skywalker finally hits theaters. After keeping the secrets of the franchise for so many years, it’ll no doubt be a relief to finally relax. And if Boyega is going to ever return to the property, he wants to do it on the big screen. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will hit theaters December 20th. In the meantime, check out our 2019 release list to plan your next trip to the movies. And our 2020 release list to look ahead toward the New Year.

The Internet Is Having A Field Day Celebrating Knives Out With… Sweaters

While the box office has mostly been going bonkers for Frozen II in the last couple of weeks, Rian Johnson’s whodunit Knives Out was able to hold its own last weekend and the film has been getting strong support from both fans and critics. Recently, that support has come in a very specific form, sweaters.

It all started a couple days ago when video essayist Patrick Willems started the #KnivesOutChallenge. This challenge wasn’t anything complicated or even silly as so many internet “challenges” are. This one was something anybody could do. Simply post a picture of yourself wearing a sweater.

It worked. The hashtag picked up steam and a lot of people started posting pictures of themselves in sweaters. Most of them resemble the white sweater we see Chris Evans wearing in Knives Out, but really any sweater works. It’s pretty hilarious to scroll through Twitter and just see all the people getting in on the fun.

Internet challenges based on movies are nothing new, and they can be a lot of fun, but frequently they get a little ridiculous. The Get Out challenge had people posting video of themselves running directly at a camera while looking stern. The Bird Box challenge had people walking around, and sometimes driving, blindfolded. That worked out about as well as you might expect.

However, the Knives Out challenge reached a new plateau when Knives Out director Rian Johnson picked up the challenge, posting an image from behind-the-scenes of Star Wars: The Last Jedi where he was directing Carrie Fisher while wearing a sweater.

And yet, things did not end there. Yesterday, the official Twitter account for Knives Out actually changed its name to “Chris Evans Sweater Stan Account.” Things might be getting slightly out of control here.

For those of us that know Chris Evans as Captain America, he perhaps could not have found a better role to play against that type that the smarmy entitled asshole Ransom in Knives Out. Everybody in the film’s all-star cast is excellent, but Evans is especially great and looks to be having more fun than anybody else in the room. And yes, the sweater game is excellent.

Knives Out made nearly $30 million during its opening weekend, which was on the high end of expectations going into the Thanksgiving holiday. It’s already grossed $77 million worldwide which, with a reported budget of $40 million, means the movie is well on its way to being a financial success.

Whatever the reason, it’s great to see such public support for such a great movie, that might otherwise go unappreciated for not being a massive franchise film. Which, is not to say that we might not see Rian Johnson and Daniel Craig re-team for another mystery down the road, and see Knives Out become its own franchise.

Walt Disney World’s Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistance Reportedly Evacuated On Opening Day

Yesterday was a very big day at Walt Disney World as the newest attraction at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, Rise of the Resistance, finally opened to the public. It was a wild day by all accounts. Walt Disney World used a virtual queue system for the new ride which was filled up for the day within only a couple hours, and based on most reactions, the ride itself is truly something special.

But, of course, these attractions are massive undertakings with a lot of moving parts, and you can never really know how they’ll hold up under the stress of a full day of functionality until that day comes. For the most part, it seems Rise of the Resistance held up well, but there were some issues, including a ride evacuation.

It seems the breakdown happened about 7:30 in the morning yesterday. Something happened that stopped the ride and the ride was cleared. Everybody who was pulled off the ride was given a pass to return later, and about an hour later Theme Park Express reported that people were reentering the attraction.

There were no other significant stops to the attraction on day one, and so in all honesty, this feels pretty close to a best case scenario. Rise stoppages happen, they suck, but this one looks to have been handled efficiently and it was only a minor problem.

Considering just how massive Rise of the Resistance actually is and how much is going on it’s honestly more than a bit shocking that the first day jitters weren’t a bit worse. Hell, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure is still dealing with semi-regular downtime problems several months after opening, also bees.

The bigger issue with Rise of the Resistance may be that it’s too popular. Reports are that virtual queue boarding passes for Rise were gone within only a couple of hours again this morning, and that the park opened early, but wasn’t publicly advertised to be opening early. This means that a lot of people who may have planned vacations around the new attraction may be missing out. Even those willing to stand in line for hours simply don’t have that option.

If nothing else, it seems that anybody who thought that not enough people were interested in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge may have to reevaluate their position. While it’s hard to tell just how long crowds will be like this, what seems clear is that if crowds were small during the land’s initial opening, it may very well have been because those planning big vacations to Walt Disney World decided to hold off and wait for the entire land to be complete, which was one of the reasons suggested for the early lax attendance.

Disneyland is likely taking notes. Rise of the Resistance will open there next month, and we’ll likely see a repeat of what’s going on at Disney’s Hollywood Studios there.

Here’s Your First Glimpse of Lizzie McGuire and Ethan Craft on Screen Together

Hilary Duff and her old friends at Lizzie McGuire have been hard at work filming the beloved early aughts show’s reboot for the Disney Plus streaming platform.

But the actor/singer took some time out to meet up with Lizzie McGuire super fan Meghan Trainor to quiz her about some important facts about the show—and surprise her with everybody’s favorite crush, Ethan Craft. Well, actually the actor who played him, Clayton Snyder, but you know what we mean. He even brought out a plate of Ethan’s favorite dish: spaghetti.

Meghan, Meghan, Meghan. I hope your day is proceeding with fineness,” he says in the video by Billboard. “And if it wasn’t, here’s a plate of the best food in the world, spaghetti.” To say Trainor was surprised and thrilled would be a massive understatement. “Oh my God. It’s Hot Ethan,” she says, blushing and clutching her backpack tightly. “You’re so handsome still. You guys aged so well. You look like Hercules!”

Trainor did pretty well for herself on the quiz, as she and Duff reminisced about The Lizzie McGuire Movie. Duff said she rewatched it recently with her 7-year-old son, Luca. “I actually watched it over the weekend with my son, because I hadn’t seen it since the premiere,” she said. “That was a very big portion of my life and I was like, ‘I’m good for a minute.’”

“[Luca] was in and out, but my future husband [Matthew Koma], he loved it the most,” she continued. “I was like, ‘You’re such a nerd!’”

While we don’t have an exact release date for the Lizzie McGuire reboot yet, we do know that it will pick up with Lizzie’s life as she’s living in Brooklyn and about to turn 30.

“She’s older, she’s wiser, she has a much bigger shoe budget, which is super exciting. She has her dream job. She has kind of the perfect life right now,” Duff has said.

Teyana Taylor Is Rich In Heart-Dollars On ‘We Got Love’

Need a feel-good message to uplift you today? Teyana Taylor‘s got you covered with “We Got Love,” a bright and cheery new single that she performed with Kanye West on Saturday Night Live last year. Fans have been waiting a long time for this, so it’s great to have it out during the holiday season when it’s cold and you don’t really want to leave the house. Taylor’s taken it up herself to let you know, personally, that love is the greatest currency in the world.

“We Got Love” is warm, lovely, and the best natural sweetener that you can find today for your morning cup of coffee. The song is equal parts reflective and encouraging as she talks a bit about why her life is so great while also telling listeners how their’s can be too. She’s head-over-heels in love with her husband, NBA player Iman Shumpert, and explores why their marriage is so spectacular, taking it a few years back to tell fans about the birth of their daughter in 2015. “I gave birth on the bathroom floor/Just me, Iman, and headphone cords,” she sings.

It’s the hand-raising chorus that really wins you over though. With three lines, everything just feels better. Especially if you’re surrounded by people that you know and love, exchanging smiles, laughing and having a good time. “Love is the new money/I’m just chillin’ with the homies/Home is where the heart is,” she cheerfully carols.

“We Got Love” was supposed to appear on her 2018 album K.T.S.E. but was cut because of sample clearance issues. In November, she released a seriously sexy video for “Morning” with Kehlani.

Listen to Taylor’s extremely happy new tune, “We Got Love” up above.

Camila Cabello Belted Out Billie Eilish’s ‘Evil Young Boy’

Camila Cabello tackled one of Billie Eilish’s biggest hits on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Everyone knows “bad guy,” right? It’s impossible to ignore, as it’s basically taken over the radio in the past few months. But did you know there was a secret remix floating around that has totally different lyrics? Oh, yes. It’s by Google Translate, a rising star you may have heard of.

Kidding of course, but you may not have known that running a song that’s already in English through the automatic translation machine that is Google Translate will result in some hilarious lyrics. Basically, it works to find synonyms of each word since there isn’t another language to draw from. It’s a common internet pastime to run English phrases through the translator tool and giggle over the nonsensical lines it comes up with.

Jimmy Fallon had Camila Cabello tackle a translated track with Billie’s “bad guy,” which turned into a hilarious shell of its former self. The lyrics really have to be seen to be believed.

Some of the “translated” lines now include “Comfort, Demi’s nose wears a shirt” instead of “White shirt now red, my bloody nose.” But one of the best lines might be the switch from “Think you’re so criminal” to “What if you did some crimes?” What if?

It’s really hard to choose the funniest lyric of all, especially when “Your mom gets kind of weird” replaces “Make your mama sad type.” Mom, stop being so weird!

The pair explored additional Google Translated songs, with Jimmy taking on Smash Mouth’s “All Star” in the form of the side-splitting “Hot Ball.”

“Hey now, you’re an all-star,” was transformed into “Ahoy, you’re the hot ball.” Those lyrics kind of slap, TBH. Now, if you’ll excuse us, we’ll be singing the “new and improved “bad guy.” Ghosts!