Afternoon Delight: Cate Blanchett may be Disney’s next evil stepmother, Charlize Theron is “Lady Vengeance”

Good afternoon and happy hump day!

Happy birthday to Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Karen Gillan, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sunny Mabrey, Jane Sibbett and Stephnie Weir!

Actresses Jane Sibbett and Jessica Hecht posed during their lesbian wedding ceremony on the 1996 episode of “Friends”

Congratulation to Jennifer Lawrence who will receive the Outstanding Performer of the Year Award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival on February 2, 2013.

E! is “reporting” that if you want a tight light body like Anna Paquin consider taking some Bar Method classes. (I have done the Bar Method many times and it hurts like a beyotch!)

Academy award-winning actress Charlize Theron (Monster) has signed on to star in the remake of the 2005 South Korean film Sympathy for Lady Vengeance. The film’s plot  centers around “a woman who spends 13 years in prison for a crime she did not commit and then sets about exacting the revenge she has plotted during her time behind bars.”

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Last night Fergie “Ferge” attended the 2012 Footwear News Achievement Awards in New York City. Wait, I wear shoes — where’s my award?

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Cate Blanchett is in talks to star as the evil stepmother in Disney’s live-action version of Cinderella.

Check out this teaser for the next episode of Logo’s DTLA featuring Melanie Griffith and Sandra Bernhard as ex-girlfriends (and out former ANTM contestant AzMarie Livingston as Griffith’s girlfriend).


The Gossip is closing up shop in Germany. Auf Wiedersehen!

On Wednesday, December 12 the NOH8 Campaign is hosting their 4th Annual NOH8 Anniversary party at the Avalon (1735 N. Vine St.) in Hollywood, CA. The event is free and is open to all ages.

Glee‘s Dot Marie Jones and Chelsea Lately‘s Fortune Feimster posed together while dining in Los Angeles.

Tonight Wanda Sykes will appear on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and LP will share her musical talents on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.

Photo of the Day!

Lily Tomlin is Curve magazine’s covergirl.