KATE WINSLET TO STAR IN HBO’S MARE OF EASTTOWN: Kate Winslet is headed for the small screen again after her star turn in HBO’s Mildred Pierce, circa 2011. She has signed on to star in and exec produce Mare of Easttown for HBO. She’ll play a small-town detective whose life crumbles as she investigates a local murder. Winslet has been nominated for seven Oscars, winning Best Actress in 2008 for The Reader. Gavin O’Connor will also executive produce and direct all episodes.
JONAH HILL, SHUTTERBUG: If Hollywood’s a bust for Jonah Hill, he can always turn to a career in photography. The two-time Oscar nominee shared his love of the art on Instagram: "I have decided to start sharing some photos with you all. Hope you enjoy, if not, that’s cool too." He published a series of black and white photos, plus shots of 2 Chainz, Kim Kardashian and Lucas Hedges.
TAREK EL MOUSSA TO MENTOR WOULD-BE FLIPPERS: Tarek El Moussa will bring aspiring real estate flippers under his wing in a new HGTV series, E! reports. The untitled pilot is currently in production and features El Moussa teaching novices how to flip properties. "From start to finish, I'm giving these first-time flippers everything they need to score a profitable deal and not a bank-breaking flop," the Flip or Flop star says in a statement. The solo show will premiere in 2019. Meanwhile, his ex Christina El Moussa will also be getting her own show (previously announced in June of 2018) called Christina on the Coast.
PETE DAVIDSON SAYS HIS ‘BRAIN IS MUSH’ AFTER KEVIN BARNETT’S DEATH: Pete Davidson is mourning his good friend Kevin Barnett’s death at age 32. The SNL funnyman did a comedy show at Caroline’s on Broadway in New York Tuesday night, telling the crowd he was devastated and that he was in a "weird" mood. "My head hurts," Davidson said. "How long have I been up here? Sorry, my brain is mush."
KENDRA WILKINSON SPOTTED WITH ‘BAD CHAD’: Kendra Wilkinson is moving on with Bachelorette’s "Bad Chad" Johnson, TMZ reports. Hugh Hefner’s famous ex and Johnson were spotted leaving Rocco’s Tavern in L.A. Monday, hand in hand and looking cozy. Wilkinson is reportedly having a tough time finalizing her divorce from Hank Baskett; the court rejected their papers this month due to an error, the second time they failed to get a judge’s approval.