1 Taylor Swift is NOT attending this year's VMAs, and we have no chill. The singer isn't nominated for any awards this year as most of the singles from her latest album 1989 were eligible in 2015. An insider told People that “Taylor was never scheduled to attend the VMAs.” What will Kanye West do with the 4 minutes of stage time he is reportedly getting? (Just Jared)
2 AsiaPOP Comicon Manila 2016 is finally here! From August 26 to August 28 at the SMX Convention Center, meet some of your fave Hollywood stars: Stranger Things' Eleven, played by Millie Bobby Brown; X-Men's young Hank McCoy, Nicholas Hoult; Game of Thrones' Gendry, Joe Dempsie; and The Vampire Diaries' Rebekah, Claire Holt. Also, get to watch never-before-seen footage from the upcoming film Doctor Strange starring Benedict Cumberbatch! (PEP.ph)
3 Sofia Richie rang in her 18th birthday with boyfriend Justin Bieber at celebrity hotspot Doheny Room in West Hollywood on Wednesday night. On her Snapchat, Sofia showed some of her birthday gifts—including a brand new Fendi 3 Jours Petit Sachel worth $3,450. That fluffy bag charm? Yeah, it's called the Dazzling Charm and it retails for $900 on the Fendi website. OMG!
4 Hugh Jackman says goodbye to a good friend. After portraying the iconic X-Men character NINE TIMES on the big screen, the upcoming film The Wolverine 3 will be his last in the series. I don't know who's happier to say goodbye to Logan's facial scruff—Jackman, or his wife!
5 If you're a fan of Stranger Things like everyone else is, then Millie Bobby Brown is probably a familiar name. The 12-year-old British actress plays Eleven in Netflix’s new hit series, and is also a talented singer! Last year, Millie posted some covers on YouTube, including a video of herself belting out Beyonce‘s song “Listen” from the musical film Dreamgirls.