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Giselle Melanson Tattrie

Giselle Melanson Tattrie is a writer and researcher who has worked in TV, film and print. She is currently the features editor for Popjournalism as well as the technical and content editor for Drawspace Publishing. Giselle lives in Nova Scotia with her husband and two children.

Lindsay Lohan in the closet

Lindsay Lohan has been accused of stealing someone else’s clothing for the second time this week. 23-year-old Los Angeles model, Lauren Hastings told Inside Edition that her “closets were emptied” at a party her house-sitter threw last spring, which was attended by Lohan. Hastings, who is currently dating actor, Shia LaBeouf pointed the finger directly […]

Rev. Sharpton arrested for protesting

Rev. Al Sharpton was arrested yesterday for obstructing traffic to protest the acquittal of New York City policemen who shot an unarmed black man 50 times on his wedding day. Hundreds of other protesters showed up to answer Sharpton’s call for civil disobedience by kneeling and praying outside City Hall, which blocked a main street […]

Judge says Britney shows parental “progress”

Britney Spears’ visitation rights were extended yesterday at a child-custody hearing, in which the judge acknowledged the pop star’s “progress.” Spears has had monitored visits in the last three months with her sons, two-year-old Sean Preston and one-year-old Jayden James. Father, Kevin Federline has retained full custody since January. Federline’s attorney, Mark Vincent Kaplan told […]

Uma’s convicted stalker: can’t live if livin’ is without U

The 37-year-old teacher-in-training who confessed to having “never asked a woman on a date” has been convicted of stalking actress, Uma Thurman. A judge has ordered that Jack Jordan be held for psychiatric evaluation. Jordan’s attorney confessed that Jordan is bipolar and has suffered from schizophrenia. Jordan sent several unsolicited emails and letters to Thurman […]

Calm Cruise on Oprah

Tom Cruise returned to Oprah Winfrey’s studio yesterday for the second part of a two-part special commemorating his 25 years in film. The episode featured pre-taped messages from Cruise’s famous friends, David and Victoria Beckham, Renee Zellweger, Jamie Foxx, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, Steven Spielberg, and Dakota Fanning. Unlike Cruise’s infamous appearance on […]

Cruise shows Oprah that normal is the new crazy

Part one of Oprah Winfrey’s two-part interview with Tom Cruise aired today, featuring a relaxed and casual side to Cruise rarely seen in recent years. Winfrey was welcomed to the Cruise’s Telluride, Colorado hideaway with her own pair of personalized slippers. During her grand tour of the rustic estate, Winfrey remarked with surprise, “It’s so […]

Mariah’s secret wedding

A source close to Mariah Carey has confirmed that the 38-year-old singer wed 27-year-old actor, Nick Cannon yesterday. The ceremony was reportedly held at Carey’s newly-purchased home in Eleuthera in the Bahamas, and attended by such celebs as Carey’s longtime friend, rapper Da Brat. “Everyone is happy to see her happy,” the source told The […]

Paula Abdul critiques imaginary performance on American Idol

Paula Abdul became a little confused–or perhaps clairvoyant–during last night’s episode of American Idol. While critiquing contestant, Jason Castro, Abdul got hung up on Castro’s “second song”–which he hadn’t performed yet. “Um, the second song, I felt like your usual charm, it was missing for me. It kind of left me a little empty” Abdul […]

Britney to hit that sitcom, one more time

Britney Spears is set to reprise her role as dizzy doctor’s receptionist, Abby, on How I Met Your Mother. In the episode, which will be filmed this week and air on May 12 in the US, Spears’ character Abby teams up with Barney to get even with Barney’s friend, Ted. The show’s co-creator, Craig Thomas, […]

Cruise will return to the scene of the couch on Oprah

Nearly three years after he jumped the couch on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Tom Cruise is scheduled to return in a two-part episode that will coincide with the 25th anniversary of his film, Risky Business. Part one will air on May 2, and feature Winfrey interviewing Cruise from his home in Telluride, Colorado. Part two […]

No corporate sponsors for Star Jones’ divorce

Former district attorney and co-host of The View, Star Jones, has filed for divorce from banker Al Reynolds after nearly four years of marriage. Jones hasn’t cited a reason for the split, although rumors questioning Al Reynolds’ sexuality have been making the rounds in tabloids and on the Internet for years. Jones told Entertainment Tonight […]

Jordin Sparks’ acute throat injury in cutthroat industry

American Idol: Season 6 winner, Jordin Sparks was forced to cancel three shows over the weekend due to a serious throat injury that threatens her career. 18-year-old Sparks is suffering from “an acute vocal cord hemorrhage,” and has been ordered to rest her vocal chords until the condition improves, according to a spokesperson for the […]