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Leslie Jones quits but then comes back on Twitter

Note from – BeyondElo, Hello dear followers. Yes BC.com is back. and here’s  the first blog post in one year wrote by my dear co-writer : TK. Lots of love and gossips y’all! I went to see Ghostbusters when it came out, even if I originally hadn’t planned too. I was pleasantly surprised, as it was hilarious – especially the first part. It was also the first time I was introduced to Leslie Jones. (ghostbusters.com) Ghostbusters has been plagued from bad press since way before it came out. First by the “nostalgics” who couldn’t understand the gender-bender remake, threatening to go en masse to Rotten Tomatoes to add bad critics as well as boycotting the movie. Then it was all about Leslie Jones… Why was she the only member of the group who is not a scientist, but a “street-smart” POC character? Fast forward to a few weeks ago, when Leslie got public, saying that no designer came forward to dress her for the premiere. Enters Christian Siriano, who came to the rescue, and I have to say that she …

Cannes Diary : Bye Bye Cannes

It’s a wrap ! The 68th annual Cannes Film Festival is officially over. And what a festival Cannes was ! Full of amazing dresses and tuxedos and new movies to discover. Cannes is one of my favorite film festival even if I usually don’t watch either the opening neither the closing ceremony. But Cannes is usually the official start for the new awards campaigning season and this year is starting well ! I like Cannes for 3 reasons: 1. Because it’s a great mix of french and international stars. 2. Because it lasts two weeks. Two weeks of celebrity parties, the red carpet ceremony & #dressporn, movie premieres, festival opening and closing ceremony. 3. And because you can see Xavier Dolan playing pétanque with Sienna Miller while Michael Fassbender drinks a Martini with Marion Cotillard, while Isabelle Hupert is having a blast with Charlize Theron and Lea Seydoux. Oh celebrities…!