‘Harold & Kumar’ star Kal Penn reveals engagement
New book: Kal Penn talks about his relationship and engagement in his upcoming book, which will be released Tuesday. >> Read more trending newsPenn, 44, a star of the “Harold & Kumar” franchise and “Designated Survivor,” met Josh -- whose last name has not been revealed -- while he was working for the Obama administration in Washington, the magazine reported. Penn told People that he wanted to talk about the relationship but held off because Josh and his family did not want the publicity. Whether it’s somebody that I meet at a bar, if Josh and I are out or we’re talking to friends,” Penn told the magazine. “I thought, ‘This obviously is not going to work out,” Penn told the magazine.wftv.com
'Borat,' 'Promising Young Woman' win at Writers Guild Awards
This image released by Amazon Studios shows Sacha Baron Cohen in a scene from "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm." (Amazon Studios via AP)NEW YORK – Sacha Baron Cohen's “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” was partly improvised and scripted by nine writers, but it still walked away Sunday night with one of the Writers Guild Awards' top honors, best adapted screenplay. Best original screenplay went to the script for the feminist revenge thriller “Promising Young Woman,” by writer-director Emerald Fennell. “Thank you for this incredible award, though I can’t help thinking we won it because 60% of the Writers Guild worked on this movie,” said Baron Cohen. The guild's awards came after the conclusion of a two-year battle with talent agencies over potential conflicts of interest as representatives of film and TV writers.
Rudy Giuliani's son makes $95,000 working as sports liaison for the White House
According to government documents , Giuliani's son, Andrew H. Giuliani, makes $95,000 per year working for the White House. The White House pays him nearly six figures to serve as a sports liaison. In the two years he has been employed by the White House, his pay has increased by $18,000. Andrew reportedly acts as a "liaison to the sports community" and helps coordinate visits from sports teams to the White House. "He doesn't really try to be involved in anything," an anonymous former senior White House official told The Atlantic.cnbc.com