Gwyneth Paltrow’s Christmas list isn’t doing much to endear herself to her haters. Many of the holiday items Paltrow suggests for her fans are far too expensive for the average person, keeping in line with criticism that the actress is pretentious and out of touch with reality. The Christmas wish list items Paltrow posted in her GOOP holiday gift guide include a set of Hermes playing cards at $104, a $210 teapot and a $1,200 membership in the exclusive Orin Swift wine club. Of course, Paltrow also suggests her autographed cookbooks for $55 as a great holiday gift.
With Leonardo DiCaprio's The Wolf of Wall Street moving from this weekend to a Christmas Day release, box-office analysts expected a particularly easy win for Thor: The Dark World , in only its second weekend of release. Instead, the god of thunder nearly got a beatdown from The Best Man Holiday , the latest race-themed film to score a hit this year. With a boost from from teen moviegoers on Saturday, Thor squeaked out the win for the second straight weekend with $38.5 million, according to studio estimates from Rentrak.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West both donned chic fur coats for a dinner date at Serafina in Philadelphia last night. Kim and Kanye, who were spotted without their 5-month old daughter Nori , were also seen at a local Wendy's fast food restaurant over the weekend, although Kim did not seem to be indulging in the diet-wrecking fare. Kanye has just announced he will debut his latest video on The Ellen Show, much to the delight of the talk show host who tweeted: Guess who just told me he’s premiering his new music video on my show next week? The one and only @KanyeWest! Thank you, Yeezus.
She may be playing a cold hearted witch in Disney's upcoming fantasy thriller Maleficent, but in real life Angelina Jolie spends her time helping those in need around the globe. The 38-year old actress and activist was honored for her efforts Saturday night at the 2013 Governors Awards in Hollywood. Angelina, who was joined by longtime love Brad Pitt and their son Maddox was given the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for her work as the co-founder of the Prevent Sexual Violence Initiative and for serving as a special envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.