Celebrities Are Freezing Their Social Media In Protest Of Facebook

September 16, 2020

Celebrities Are Freezing Their Social Media In Protest Of Facebook

Kim Kardashian West and many other high-profile social media users will be partaking in a protest against Instagram's parent company, Facebook, today. The protest is happening because of how Facebook is handling misinformation and hate. Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Orlando Bloom, Kerry Washington and Sacha Baron Cohen are also some of the many celebrities who will be freezing their social media today in the protest. The main point is to call Facebook out so they stop allowing politicians to lie in political ads. So if you don't see your favorite celebrity posting on social media today, this might be the reason why!

Madonna Set To Direct Her Own Biopic 

Universal Pictures confirmed that it's developing the untold true story of Madonna's life as a movie. Madonna will produce and direct her own narrative from a script she's currently co-writing with Oscar-winning Junoscribe Diablo Cody! The untitled movie will follow Madonna's rise to fame. She said, "I want to convey the incredible journey that life has taken me on as an artist, a musician, a dancer – a human being, trying to make her way in this world... The focus of this film will always be music. Music has kept me going and art has kept me alive."

Lil Nas X Announces His First Childrens' Book

Lil Nas X announced yesterday that he’s releasing his first children’s book! It's called, "C Is For Country." The pre-order page describes the book as an “ABC picture book,” in which Lil Nas X and “Panini the pony” embark on “a joyous journey through the alphabet from sunup to sundown. Experience wide-open pastures, farm animals, guitar music, cowboy hats, and all things country in this debut picture book that’s perfect for music lovers learning their ABCs.” The project is intended for readers aged 3 to 7 years old. It's scheduled to be released on January 5th. Lil Nas X explained, “C IS FOR COUNTRY goes out to every amazing kid out there who sang along to ‘Old Town Road’ on repeat and helped change my life forever... I hope this book inspires them and makes learning the alphabet a thousand times more fun. I’m so happy with how it turned out, and I can’t wait for the world to see it.”