Welcome to the Morning Brief. These are some of the top celebrity and pop culture news stories making news this a.m.
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are officially husband and wife. After a four-month engagement, the couple tied the knot in lavish Indian ceremony at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The 36-year-old Quantico actress and the 26-year-old singer married in custom Ralph Lauren ensembles. The entire wedding party — which included Chopra’s brother, Siddharth, and Jonas’ three brothers, Joe, Kevin, and their little brother, Frankie — also wore custom outfits by the designer.
George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States who helped guide the world out of a four-decade U.S.-Soviet Cold War, died Nov. 30 at the age of 94.
Say it isn’t so! The Sun (so there is that) is reporting that Rita Ora is dating Andrew Garfield. The relationship is relatively new, but “Rita let slip to pals about her brewing romance about a month ago.”
It looks like Dr. Luke was lying to Clive Davis and taking credit for writing some of Kelly Clarkson‘s hits. She added, “So it’s hurtful whenever you try so hard and you have been accomplished in a certain area. And then somebody just lies about their part in a song.”
Neil deGrasse Tyson, renowned astrophysicist and host of the popular television show Cosmos, is being investigated by National Geographic networks amid allegations of sexual misconduct.
Lady Gaga does not hate Katy Perry. Unsealed court documents show a text exchange between Kesha and Lady Gaga from 2016 talking about Perry and her refusal to publicly get involved in the drama. Kesha texted Lady Gaga saying she was “upset” that Perry was staying quiet because the American Idol judge “could bring the whole thing to a head.” But that is all water under the bridge now according to Lady Gaga.