1. Natalie Portman has also fallen victim to the gender wage gap in Hollywood. She recently told Marie Claire that her co-star Ashton Kutcher was paid three times as much as she was for their 2011 movie No Strings Attached. Portman shrugged off the disparity, instead looking at the bigger picture. She said, “I wasn’t as pissed as I should have been, I mean, we get paid a lot, so it’s hard to complain.”
2. Drake had a unique take on President Obama’s farewell speech on Jan. 10. The Canadian rapper blended his face with Obama’s, creating a surprisingly realistic-looking montage. He posted on Instagram:
3. Joseph Fiennes might be playing the most bizarre role of his career: that of Michael Jackson. Yes, the King of Pop. A new U.K. TV movie has revealed what his portrayal of Jackson looks like, and it’s certainly … startling. The project is called Urban Myths: A Brand New Collection of Comedies and imagines a rumored road trip undertaken by Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson, and Marlon Brando. Fiennes has previously said about the controversial casting, “I deal in imagination, so I don’t think imagination should have rules stamped on them.” Watch the teaser trailer below.
Does this doll look like Justin Bieber?