1. Jasmine Curtis-Smith speaks up about people accusing her of being anorexic
Jasmine Curtis-Smith has recently been on the receiving end of horrible comments netizens who claim that she has an eating disorder, specifically anorexia. In an interview with GMA NewsTV, the actress spoke up: "That's a bit harsh. For me, I personally know friends na pinagdaanan yun, so sana mag-ingat yung mga tao bago magsalita."
She then thanked everyone who commented on her recent Instagram post and refrained from body-shaming her. "Thank you for everyone that likes the photo and for the people that [appreciates] my body now. It helps a lot if we can just uplift each other talaga," she said (PEP.ph).
2. Gerald Anderson recently joined Bea Alonzo in celebrating her mom's birthday
So adorable! Bea Alonzo's mom recently celebrated her birthday, and she surprised her with rumored boyfriend, Gerald Anderson holding up a birthday cake. Check out the video posted on Instagram below:
3. Chinese actress, Fan Bingbing, has mysteriously disappeared
Fan Bingbing, one of China's most famous actresses, has not been seen in public since July, shortly after her yin-yang contracts were leaked to a local tabloid. She may be in trouble with the Chinese government for tax evasion, given that the yin-yang contracts for a film project she was a part of in May revealed the following: for tax purposes, one contract claimed she was paid 10 million yuan for the project, and a separate, private contract revealed she was paid 50 million yuan (CNN).
4. Nike released an empowering video featuring female athletes, celebrities, and influencers
The sportswear brand seems to be all about empowerment recently! Following the massive success of their campaign involving pro-Black Lives Matter athlete, Colin Kaepernick, Nike released "Rallying Cry," a campaign video with the likes of Amber Liu, Lauren Tsai, Serena Williams, and others featured. Check it out below:
5. Sherri Hill, the brand Catriona Gray modeled for at New York Fashion Week, is ranked second in terms of social media engagement
Of all the brands to model for at NYFW, our Miss Universe 2018 bet, Catriona Gray, definitely modeled for a good one! According to news journal WWD, the brand raked in 1.7 million social media engagements, ranking second overall at New York Fashion Week. If you haven't had a peep at Catriona's runway looks yet, check them out on Instagram below (PEP.ph).
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