Weekend News Roundup! Marriage, Engagement, Divorce


Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop-culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.

• In celebrity weddings (and divorces): Australian actress Teresa Palmer married American actor-director-writer Mark Webbber. Basketball player Dwayne Wade got engaged to actress Gabrielle Union. Chef Nigella Lawson and art-collector Charles Saatchi’s divorce is getting increasingly messy. [People]

• Barron Hilton might still sue that guy who beat him up at Art Basel. [Page 6]

• Beyoncé, woman of the people, had a record release party at Dave & Buster’s in Brooklyn AND handed out gift cards at a Walmart in Boston. [Billboard]

• The Hobbit beat out Anchorman 2 at the box office, spurring headlines such as “Bilbo Bags Burgundy.” [BOM] [The Wrap]

• Ricky Dunigan, aka Lord Infamous, a founding member of the hip-hop group Three 6 Mafia, died from a heart attack in his sleep. He was 40 years old. Here is a video in which one of Three 6 Mafia’s songs is set to the animated film Alice in Wonderland. [THR]

• Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon hosted SNL and people actually watched it. [Deadline]

• Delaware has a museum. Rumor has it that said museum will host a “Costumes of Downton Abbey” exhibition this spring. [Page 6]