Prince Harry condemned the media for subjecting his new girlfriend, Meghan Markle, to “a wave of abuse and harassment,” issuing a statement Tuesday that confirmed his relationship with the American actress and expressed concern for her safety. “It is not right that a few months into a relationship with him that Ms. Markle should be subjected to such a storm,” said the statement from Kensington Palace. The statement referenced sexist and racist remarks about Markle’s mixed-race heritage from British tabloids, social media trolls and web commenters. (AP)
Chad Michael Murray gets his first headline since 2006!
“One Tree Hill” star Chad Michael Murray and his wife, Sarah Roemer of “Disturbia” fame, are expecting their second child, according to the New York Post. The couple wed and had their first child, a boy whose name has yet to be revealed to the public, in 2015. Murray and Roemer met on the set of the TV series “Chosen,” which they both star in.
Part 124757839 of Brad and Angie divorce ends
Angelina Jolie will continue to have sole custody of her six children with Brad Pitt in a joint agreement reached by the actors, a representative for the actress said Monday. The kids will have “therapeutic visits” with Pitt for the time being. “We believe that all sides are committed to healing the family,” the statement also said. A rep for Pitt declined to comment. (AP)
Love means never having to ask for $6 million
Before ending their engagement, Mariah Carey and James Packer had hostile prenup negotiations, according to the New York Post. When Packer offered Carey $1 million per year of marriage, her execs’ response was that she earns that much in a 45-minute private concert. He then offered $6 million per year, plus a credit card and a private jet.
Aww, this rom-com plot seems adorable!
As a first-time guest on “Ellen,” Warren Beatty admitted Monday to Ellen DeGeneres that he was interested in her back when she appeared on “The Larry Sanders Show.” DeGeneres asked if he knew she was gay at the time. Beatty said, “I knew you were happy. I didn’t know you were gay.” DeGeneres later joked, “But you wanted me.”