Welcome to the Morning Brief. These are some of the top celebrity and pop culture news stories making news this a.m.
Jaden Smith is continuing to call Tyler, the Creator his boyfriend. While promoting his newest project, The Sunset Tapes: A Cool Tape Story, on Apple Music’s Beats 1 Radio on Friday, Jaden addressed his recent love proclamation. “I recently said that Tyler, the Creator is my boyfriend, and that’s true. So, just so you know,” he said. You go, boy!
Baby is born! Congrats are in order for Jessica Chastain and her husband, Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo. The couple are now parents to a baby girl named Giulietta Passi Chastain, who was born via surrogate.
Pop star Nick Jonas marked his 13-year diabetes diagnosis in an Instagram post which garnered a sweet response from his fiancée Priyanka Chopra. “Everything about you is special,” Chopra commented. “With or without diabetes.”
Billie Lourd reveals that American Horror Story and Ryan Murphy probably saved her life following the death of her mother Carrie Fisher in December 2016. “When Ryan offered me ‘Cult,’ it was just a few months after my mom passed, and it honestly helped me process all of my emotions through these characters.” Love that.
Congrats to Billy Idol on becoming an American citizen! He cheekily tweeted the announcement.
David Arquette has made some pretty questionable decisions over the years, and his decision to become a wrestler and participate in a “death match” probably shoots to the top of the list. He suffered a bad cut to the neck which left him quite bloody. If you are at all squeamish about blood do not watch the video below. However, do read Arquette’s response to what all went down.