Good morning! Catch up on your pop culture news with our roundup of today’s top stories — so far.
2. David Spade pays tribute to sister-in-law Kate Spade
David Spade, the brother of Kate Spade’s husband and business partner, Andy, was among those reeling from the designer’s death by suicide Tuesday. The comedian shared photos of his late sister-in-law and urged people in need to “try to hang on.” Meanwhile, designer Kenneth Cole has deleted a post memorializing Spade as an “accessory” following backlash. Read more >
3. Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malike reunite
If you’ve got a soft spot for photogenic couples who just can’t quit each other, take heart: Gigi Hadid and ex-boyfriend Zayn Malik appear to be very much back on in the supermodel’s Instagram Stories. Read more >
4. White House aide who mocked John McCain is out
The White House confirmed that Kelly Sadler, who caused an uproar with her comments about a “dying” Sen. John McCain, is “no longer employed” there. Read more >
Meghan McCain on Kelly Sadler’s comments about her father: "I don't understand what kind of environment you're working in when that would be acceptable and then you could come to work the next day and still have a job." (via ABC) pic.twitter.com/WpiMGPlYUw
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) May 11, 2018
5. Jared Leto is getting a Joker movie
Following his Suicide Squad performance as the Joker, actor Jared Leto is reportedly poised to score his own standalone film as the green-haired villain. Read more >
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