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A Filmmaker Describes The Crazy Process Of Casting Bill Murray In A Movie

Bill Murray is a notoriously quirky actor who refuses to play by Hollywood's rules. One of the most interesting things about the 64-year-old actor is how he is pitched, and chooses, his projects. According to a 2013 Vanity Fair article, Murray "relies on a mythical 1-800 phone number to screen projects. Show More Summary

This Van Is Going To Be Parked In NYC Giving Guys Free Wardrobe Upgrades This Week

Consider this short a public service announcement. On Tuesday and Wednesday of this week online men's accessory shop, The Tie Bar, is teaming up with Michael Carl of Vanity Fair to give men a 15 minute wardrobe boost. We're not talking a full-on suit change. Show More Summary

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ Gets Banned in Riverside Middle Schools

2 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars has been banned in the middle schools within the Riverside Unified School District (based in California). Vanity Fair reports that a parent named Karen Krueger raised a complaint against the popular...Show More Summary

Is This "The Age of the Comedown"? Some Millennials Think So

2 days agoNews : Reason

Over at Splice Today, millennial Nicky Smith announces that the future is only so bright because of the likely nuclear flash that's going to happen before 2100. He's responding to novelist Bret Easton Ellis' recent Vanity Fair jeremiad against millennials as "Generation Wuss." Ellis is right, says Smith. Show More Summary

George Clooney Wedding Photos: George and Amal Show Off Wedding Rings After Tying The Knot

Everyone in the world seems to know that George Clooney got married on Saturday, but the big question is, what did his wife Amal Almuddin’s wedding gown look like? Vanity Fair is reportedly the publication that will be sharing the official...Show More Summary

Weekend Must-Read: Bryan Burrough: On Writing Narrative

Nieman Storyboard: "In what might be the only performance of Texas stand-up comedy about narrative writing... >...Vanity Fair writer Bryan Burrough recently offered practical tips for long-form storytelling to a Mayborn Conference audience. Show More Summary

When Conde Nast Met Adult Entertainment: Becoming Belle Knox

It’s rare for media to provide a multi-dimensional portrait of sex workers. It’s even rarer when it comes from a media outlet responsible for such titles as Vanity Fair and The New Yorker. This certainly isn’t meant as an insult to the media brand; if anything, I was excited to see their series on Miriam Weeks, aka, Belle Knox, aka The Duke... Read More

The Atlantic Names Bill Mulvihill Associate Publisher

The Atlantic today named Vanity Fair’s national advertising director Bill Mulvihill its next associate publisher. The last person in the role was Hayley Romer who currently serves as Atlantic publisher and VP. In that role, he’ll lead...Show More Summary

Journalist Leslie Bennetts Lands Deal For Joan Rivers Biography

6 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Vanity Fair entertainment reporter Leslie Bennetts has landed a deal with Little, Brown to pen a biography about the late Joan Rivers. Rivers (pictured, via) died in early September 2014. Prior to her passing, Bennetts met Rivers several times. Show More Summary

Model Emily Ratajkowski Talks Nabbing 'Gone Girl' Dream Role

Emily Ratajkowski goes ultra glam in this new feature for the latest issue of Vanity Fair magazine. Here’s what the 23-year-old model-turned-actress had to share with the mag: On her background: “People either think I have a crazy Polish accent or a British accent; then I say ‘gnarly’ and surprise everyone.” On getting the role [...]

Ginsburg: Obama ‘Could Not Successfully Appoint Anyone I Would Like To See’

Ruth Bader Ginsburg told Vanity Fair that if she were to resign, President Obama would not be able to get someone she’d like to see on the court through Congress. She also doesn’t see the current court as conservative. Asked to react to the term “activist judge,” Ginsburg said she doesn’t think much of it [...]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Denies SCOTUS Is ‘Conservative’ Court

last weekNews : Mediaite

In a new interview with Vanity Fair, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg rebuts the oft-repeated assertion that the court’s current ideology leans to the right.

Lena Dunham Is Producing a Documentary About an LGBTQ-Friendly Brooklyn Tailor

According to Vanity Fair, Lena Dunham and her Girls co-showrunner Jenni Konner are teaming up to produce an HBO documentary about Bindle & Keep, a Brooklyn-based bespoke tailoring company that has become well-known for making suits for trangender clients (you can read the New York Times profile of the company... More »

Lena Dunham producing HBO doc about Brooklyn tailor

Lena Dunham is bringing more Brooklyn to HBO. Vanity Fair has reported that the Girls auteur’s production company is behind a documentary

Saturday Night Horrorshow Long Read: “Hell in the Hot Zone”

I’ve been collecting links on the Ebola outbreak, because I’m morbid like that. This story is scary long enough to deserve its own post. Jeffrey E. Stern, in Vanity Fair: … Ebola is one of the deadliest viruses known to medical science, with no specific cure and mortality rates of up to 90 percent. The [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Elon Musk Tops Vanity Fair’s “Disruptors” List

EV Obsession. Elon Musk is as popular these days as the mini-skirt once was. Musk is the renewable energy icon that defines our time. Musk is the top of many things, and now he is #1 of Vanity Fair‘s recent (annual) list of top “disruptors.”...Show More Summary

Park Slope Moms’ Advice to Kate Middleton: Smoke a Little Pot

Judging by Prince George’s first year, Kate Middleton seemed to have the whole “mom” thing down. But add baby No. 2 to the mix, and, well, things change. Vanity Fair had the idea to poll a bunch of Park Slope moms for their tried-and-true child-rearing tips. While the moms had... More »

Here's what fans say to celebrities on the street

Celebrities, they're totally not like us! That is, unless you get stopped on the street by people who demand to talk to you and take your photo. Vanity Fair asked a bunch of celebrities what fans say to them on the street, and theirShow More Summary

Langewiesche responds to Garvin

Via p.r. agent Karen Hinton, William Langewiesche has now responded in our comments section (as well as elsewhere) to Glenn Garvin’s critical Miami Herald column (linked here) regarding Langewiesche’s 2007 Vanity Fair piece on the Chevron-Ecuador litigation. Show More Summary

Rashida Jones & Cristin Milioti Kick Off Fall TV Season with NBC

Rashida Jones and Cristin Milioti make their red carpet entrances at NBC & Vanity Fair’s celebration of the 2014-2015 television season on Tuesday evening (September 16) at Hyde Sunset Kitchen in Los Angeles. The ladies were joined at the party by Cristin‘s A to Z co-star Ben Feldman, Marry Me actresses Casey Wilson and Sarah [...]

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