From Sacha Baron Cohen’s prank at the Britannia awards to the real reason behind Jennifer Lawrence’s bold pixie cut, here are the 5 click-worthy stories for your Monday:
In his latest #MusicMondays release, Justin Bieber unveiled “All Bad,” a minimally subtle song that touches on heartbreak and love, much like the other tracks off his upcoming album. “I want to be everything I oughta be to you,” he sings. [Idolator]
Jennifer Lawrence debuted a surprisingly short ‘do last week, and now her Hunger Games director Francis Lawrence is admitting that he was the one who left her hair in such bad shape that she just had to chop it off. “She used to give me a hard time about the hair because I was always saying, ‘Dye your hair, dye your hair. We need your hair dyed, no wigs!'” Francis said. “And then of course, dying her hair fried her hair, so she had to cut her hair.” [E!]
Downton Abbey fans, rejoice! The drama will be back for season five on PBS and ITV, according to executive-producer Gareth Neame. Cue the appropriate Dowager zinger. [Vulture]
There she is, Miss…Universe! Gabriela Isler, now better known as Miss Venezuela turned Miss Universe took home the crown during last night’s ceremony, beating out 85 other competitors. When given her new title, she dropped the crown, but not to worry: She snatched it back up just in time. No rhinestones were harmed in the process. [Us]
On Saturday night, Sacha Baron Cohen was honored with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia for Excellence in Comedy, presented by Grace Cullington, the oldest living actress to have worked with Chaplin himself. She presented Cohen with a vintage cane, and when Cohen proceeded to perform the signature Chaplin waddle, the cane snapped, Cohen fell and Cullington flew off the stage. “Grace Cullington is the oldest, no, sorry, was the oldest surviving [Chaplin co-star],” Baron Cohen said after the fall. “I dedicate my award to her. This is obviously a tragedy. She has upstaged me. But on the bright side, what a great way to go, giving an award to me.” As you can guess, the so-called tragedy was actually a stunt. [EW]
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