An NBA All-Star announcement, Philip Seymour Hoffman updates and some big news in movies round out today’s top stories.
Miley Bares Her Boobs For Fashion
No stranger to controversy, Cyrus stirred the pot again this week with two new magazine editorials. Vogue Germany shows Cyrus playing the part of Marilyn Monroe, complete with platinum wig, big diamonds and… well, boobs. Lots of boobs. W magazine features the star on the cover as well and, huh, wouldn’t you know, you see Cyrus topless in that spread, too. #NowTrending
Bieber Brushes Off Drama, Takes Off T-Shirt
Beliebers can rest assured — Justin ain’t worried ’bout nothin’. The pop star, who has been plagued with drama and legal trouble as of late, left it all behind when he arrived in Atlanta. The star shared Instagrams from the studio, where he was busy with some of hip-hop’s best, including Rick Ross, Jermaine Dupri and Diddy. Later that night, the group rolled up to Vanquish night club, where Biebs shed his shirt to show off his torso tattoos while dancing the night away.
Kendrick & Pharrell Team Up For NBA All-Star
New Orleans will overflow with talented and handsome men when the NBA All-Star Game rolls through on February 15. Pharrell Williams will headline the “Entertainment Series,” Kendrick Lamar will perform during the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will rock the National Anthem before the big game. We’ll also see appearances from Janelle Monae, Serena Ryder and Earth, Wind and Fire. Oh. And some seriously impressive basketball, too.
Philip Seymour Hoffman In CGI
It was reported on Thursday that Hoffman, who was found dead in his apartment on Sunday from an apparent drug overdose, will be digitally recreated in “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.” The actor had one final scene to film at the time of his death. Rather than rewriting the script, the studio will use CGI technology to get Hoffman in the scenes. The news comes on the heels of the actor’s wake, attended by stars like Joaquin Phoenix and Amy Adams, who broke down about her friend’s death on Wednesday while filming The Actors Studio.
Anna & Rebel Will Reunite For ’Pitch Perfect 2′
The most aca-awesome news ever! Kendrick and Wilson have officially signed on to reprise their roles as two of our favorite Barden Bellas in “Pitch Perfect 2.” The sequel, slated for 2015, will mark the directorial debut for Elizabeth Banks.