Welcome to the Morning Brief. These are some of the top celebrity and pop culture news stories making news this a.m.
In a Tuesday appearance on the daytime talk show The View, actor Hugh Jackman defended his friendship with presidential daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband, White House adviser Jared Kushner. The couple was photographed attending his 50th birthday party.
Keith Urban took home the Entertainer of the Year at the 2018 CMA Awards on Wednesday. After his name was announced on Tuesday, a tearful Urban, 51, took the stage to accept the award, while his wife, Nicole Kidman, shed some tears of her own in the audience.
Michael Avenatti, the attorney for adult film star Stormy Daniels, has been arrested for domestic violence, police said. The incident took place Tuesday and Avenatti was arrested Wednesday, police said.
That time that Mark Zuckerberg and Kanye West sang karaoke together. What song did they sing? “I Want It That Way” by the Backstreet Boys.
Check out Jennifer Aniston‘s southern accent in this pretty awesome trailer for Dumplin’. What an utter delight!
Zoe Kravitz denies kissing singer Lily Allen. Allen wrote about a supposed romantic moment she shared with Kravitz in her memoir. Kravitz claims that Allen attacked her.