Welcome to the Morning Brief. These are some of the top celebrity and pop culture news stories making news this a.m.
It has been a very rough couple of years for Michael Bublé and his family, but their son is cancer free and now he has a new honor to celebrate. He has been honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. “The longer I live, the more I realize that love isn’t free,” Michael said during his speech. “Love has a great cost. The more you love, the more you hurt. When I woke up this morning, I thought about that because I thought that for all of you people — all of those people who have loved me and supported me through the good times and the bad, I would risk that love a million times over for all of you. So thank you so much for that great honor today.”
Well, this is just plain sad. French chef Daniel Boulud has spoken out about his friend Anthony Bourdain’s suicide. “His heart was broken, I think.”
Hailey Baldwin is officially Hailey Bieber on social media. So this all must be legit now.
Oscar Isaac totally regrets making X-Men: Apocalypse. “Apocalypse, that was excruciating. I didn’t know when I said yes that that was what was going to be happening. That I was going to be encased in glue, latex, and a 40-pound suit—that I had to wear a cooling mechanism at all times. I couldn’t move my head, ever.”
How much are each member of the Royal Family worth? This much.
That time Shania Twain peed herself onstage. But she had an ingenious way of covering it up.
Kristin Davis, who played prim Sex and the City member Charlotte York, revealed on the latest edition of the Origins With James Andrew Miller podcast that acting on that series and others helped her overcome alcoholism. “I don’t think I would be alive. I’m an addict. I’m a recovering alcoholic,” she revealed.
If you have seen Bohemian Rhapsody, one of the highlights of the film was the band’s Live Aid performance. Well, it is pretty close to perfection in terms of staying true to the original performance. You have to see this: