Has Ryan Gosling Been Cast As Christian Grey? Plus, A “Star Trek: TNG” Spin-Off?!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2012 - 5:20 pm
  • The husband of EL James, the woman who wrote the Fifty Shades Of Grey series, says that Ryan Gosling is set to play Christian Grey in the movie adaptation. Listen, I would LOVE FOR THIS TO BE TRUE. In fact, he was my first choice when I was fantasy casting the movie. But I don’t believe it for a second because Ryan, let’s face it, is too classy and smart for that crap. It’s not like he’s a James Franco-type who does bad shit as “performance art.” [The Stir]
  • Last week, President Obama did a “Ask Me Anything” session on Reddit. Here are the dumbest questions he got… [TruTV]
  • HOLY CRAP. Apparently “Star Trek: The Next Generation” actor Michael Dorn is in talks to possibly do a Worf spin-off! I. Am. Freaking. Out. [The Mary Sue]
  • If I had someone to have sex with tonight — sighhhhhh — I would read this article on the ways to make it especially mind-blowing. But I don’t. So you should read it for me, BRAGGERS. [Your Tango]
  • Happy 31st birthday to Beyonce! Here are five reasons men — and women, dammit — find her so irresistible. [Your Tango]
  • Speaking of Beyonce, is she giving Kim Kardashian the cold shoulder? Those have got to be some awkward double dates… [Newser]
  • McDonald’s is opening its first vegetarian-only restaurant in India. [Newser]
  • Here are some signs you actually can be friends with your ex. [College Candy]
  • Kristen Stewart’s incessant calling has allegedly forced Robert Pattinson to change his number four times. I think she needs to try a new tactic, like singing telegram. [Celeb Dirty Laundry]
  • Claire Danes appeared on “Live! With Kelly” this morning “looking a little knocked up.” Her words not mine! Also, she is knocked up so there’s that. [Celebrity Baby Scoop]
  • Mmm, Alexander Skarsgard lookin’ mighty fine in the latest issue of GQ Style. [theBERRY]
  • In honor of the Venice Film Festival, here are the Italian films to stream on Netflix. [TresSugar]