Christina Aguilera is tired of being 'a skinny white girl'

October 01, 2012|By Jenn Harris
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Songstress and "The Voice" coach Christina Aguilera is talking about her weight ... again. In the Sept. 29 cover article for Billboard magazine, Aguilera revealed that while promoting her 2002 album "Stripped," she "got tired of being a skinny, white girl." Aguilera plans to embrace her current curves while promoting her new album Lotus, out next month. [E! News]

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Funnyman Seth MacFarlane will host the next Academy Awards. Known for creating the series "Family Guy" and "American Dad" MacFarlane made his film directorial debut this year with "Ted." No word on who will dress MacFarlane for the big night yet, but we're guessing a bow tie of some sort will make an appearance. [The Washington Post].

"The Dark Knight Rises" star Anne Hathaway married Adam Schulman on Saturday in Big Sur. The actress chose a Valentino dress with a long train and veil. [Los Angeles Times]

There was an unexpected opening in the Paris Fashion Week calendar Monday after Turkish designer Hakaan Yildirim's entire collection disappeared with no explanation. Invited guests were sent emails Monday informing them that the preview was canceled. [News release]

French crystal purveyor Baccarat has named James Taffin de Givenchy its new creative director. Givenchy is a New York-based high-end jewelry designer who owns the jewelry brand Taffin. [WWD] (subscription required). 


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