Burt Reynolds Has Passed Away

September 7, 2018

Burt Reynolds Dies Of Cardiac Arrest At 82

Actor, director and producer Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82. He went into cardiac arrest at a hospital in Florida yesterday and his family was by his side. He underwent heart surgery back in 2010. As of recent, he was looking very frail and was in and out of the hospital. Burt Reynolds starred in the TV shows Gunsmoke and Dan August, and rose to fame in the ‘70s for his breakout role as Lewis Medlock in Deliverance. Burt Reynolds had nearly 200 film and TV credits and was also about to start shooting scenes for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood alongside Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio. He is survived by his son.

The Oscars Are Postponing Their New "Popular Film" Category

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are going back on their announcement! They are now postponing the introduction of the new “popular” Oscar category to the upcoming 91st Academy Awards on February 24th. When the announcement was made about the new category, it was met with a lot of backlash. So The Academy announced that they are shelving the idea for now, but will continue to discuss it and "will examine and seek additional input regarding the new category." The Academy also explained that implementing the new award nine months into the year "created challenges for films that have already been released." So to conclude, they also said in their statement, “There has been a wide range of reactions to the introduction of a new award, and we recognize the need for further discussion with our members. We have made changes to the Oscars over the years — including this year — and we will continue to evolve while also respecting the incredible legacy of the last 90 years.”

Kim Kardashian Hires Models To Try On All Of Her Outfits

This is what you can do when you have so much money... never have to try on clothes ever again and yet know that your entire closet will fit you perfectly! So here's the deal. Somewhere out there in this world, there’s a bunch of women trying on Kim Kardashian West‘s next few outfits. Kim Kardashian West has hand-selected women with a body that’s shaped exactly like hers, down to the very last measurement, trying on her outfits! Kim Kardashian West revealed, “There are fit models — we have gotten people who have my exact same measurements — and they try on all the clothes, photograph it, do the fittings for hours every day of all the different Yeezy looks... At one point I sent over my entire closet to my husband’s office, I had full time security because I was so nervous. But that was just to photograph it with the fit models there and put looks together... They make my life so easy!” I'm sure!