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29 July 2019

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life’s a beach

After tying the knot – for the second time – in France on June 29, Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas have continued to celebrate their nuptials with a lavish honeymoon at one of the world’s most exclusive resorts. Sharing loved-up posts from the luxurious Soneva Fushi in the Maldives, the pair stayed in a super-luxurious over-water bungalow, which can cost up to a whopping $51,000 per night during the high season. Jonas, 29, posted a video of himself sliding into the crystal blue water as well as an image of his new wife, 23, lounging in a pink swimsuit on a net suspended above the water. “I found happiness,” he wrote. If I had that much money to spend on a honeymoon, I’m fairly certain I’d be happy, too! But the honeymoon isn’t over for…

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‘connie would be proud’

‘Dancing with the Stars’ winner Samuel Johnson on life, showbiz and finding love after tragedy Samuel Johnson has a difficult relationship with fame. He doesn’t like it, never craved it, and yet his celebrity status is the very thing that’s facilitating his mission to, in his words, “kick cancer in the face”. Johnson famously quit acting in order to raise money for Love Your Sister, a cancer charity he co-founded with his sister Connie Johnson, who died of the disease in 2017. He refers to his acting days as a “dance with the devil”. “I had to do good things with it [fame] just to balance everything out,” Johnson, 41, tells WHO. “I just never felt I belonged in showbiz, and I still don’t” Not completely done with showbiz, Johnson surprised many –…

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kylie’s getaway

SINCE CUTTING TIES WITH BEST friend Jordyn Woods after she allegedly hooked up with Tristan Thompson, reality star Kylie Jenner, 21, has been focusing on spending time with new friends – including Sofia Richie. A group of friends, including makeup artist Ariel Tejada and assistant Victoria Villarroel, along with Jenner’s daughter Stormi, 1, have been staying in a private villa with the makeup mogul in the Turks and Caicos Islands to celebrate the launch of Kylie’s skincare brand, Kylie Skin. “As sad as the Jordyn situation has been for Kylie, she has also been forced to make new friendships,” a source tells WHO. “Some of the girls on her trip used to be more like acquaintances, but they are now great friends.” One of those friends is undoubtedly Richie, who is dating…

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‘let him go’

HAYDEN PANETTIERE’S FAMILY and friends are ‘begging’ her to leave her allegedly abusive boyfriend, Brian Hickerson. While the aspiring actor faces a felony charge in connection with an alleged domestic violence incident, a source tells WHO Panettiere’s loved ones “are begging her to straighten up and move ahead”. “It is totally out of control and she has to get over this guy,” the source says of the Nashville star. “Her friends and family have been worried about her for quite a while and things seem to have gotten worse,” the source adds. “She needs to do some soul-searching. For whatever reason, she continues this relationship, but it has done nothing but take her down lower. It’s a sad situation.” Panettiere, 29, was first linked to Hickerson in August 2018, after she and…

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the new king

THE UPCOMING BIOPIC OF ELVIS Presley has officially got its leading man. Following an intense casting contest, Austin Butler, 27, has scored the role of Presley, Warner Bros confirmed on July 16. The likes of Ansel Elgort, Harry Styles and Miles Teller were reportedly tested for the gig, but it was won by Butler, a Nickelodeon and Disney Channel alumni who made his Broadway debut in The Iceman Cometh in 2018. Butler announced his new role via Instagram, by quoting from Presley’s hit ‘Love Me Tender’: “You have made my life complete, and I love you so.” The news was met with support from Australian director Baz Luhrmann, who said: “I knew I couldn’t make this film if the casting wasn’t absolutely right, and we searched thoroughly for an actor with the…

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surprise wedding

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT JUDGE HEIDI KLUM and her rocker partner, Tom Kaulitz, have been secretly married for months. Klum, 46, and boyfriend Tom Kaulitz, 29, are legally married, it has been confirmed, with public records showing they obtained a confidential marriage certificate in California. TMZ reports they tied the knot in February, just two months after Kaulitz proposed to Klum on December 24, 2018. The couple have not yet commented on the news. Despite keeping their marriage quiet, the model has in the past opened up to InStyle magazine about dating a younger man. “Lately, I’m being reminded more about my age by people other than myself,” Klum said.“My boyfriend is many years younger than me, and lots of people are questioning that and asking about it. That’s really the only time when…