Today's Evil Beet Gossip

Kanye Topples Popes Merch Record

screenshot-dopamine36.com 2016-09-08 08-20-32 Kanye West. What can you say about the man who never stops doing and saying crazy things? Maybe acknowledge that people seem to respond to it. How else do you explain his record breaking merchandise sales at New Yorks Madison Square Garden Monday night? Sources close to the 39-year-old rapper told TMZ that he sold $780,000 in souvenir gear at his Monday night show at the New York venue.  This beats the record set by Pope Francis last September by a whopping $240,000. The Pontiff performed Mass ...

Pokemon Creator Selling NYC Penthouse

Al Kahn, creator of cartoon phenomenon Pokemon, is selling his four-story penthouse apartment in midtown Manhattan for $18.95 million. Mr. Kahn, 69, a licensing executive, introduced a number of animated series to the U.S. and global markets, including Japanese imports “Pokemon,” and “Yu-Gi-Oh!” He also came up with the term “Pokemon,” after deciding its original name “pocket monsters” sounded too Americanized. The place is really luxurious and impeccably decorated. I mean if that's your style. And it is. Here are the stats:
  • Price: $18,950,000
  • Neighborhood: Flatiron District
  • Loft | 3 Beds | 3 Baths
  • Approximate Sq. Feet: 4,412
  0f560c158f0af4c589629b7de4a864124d94eccc+626++1Al Kahn, creator of cartoon phenomenon Pokemon, is selling his four-story penthouse apartment in midtown Manhattan for $18.95 million. Mr. Kahn, 69, a licensing executive, introduced a number of animated series to the U.S. and global markets, including Japanese imports “Pokemon,” and “Yu-Gi-Oh!” He also came up with the term “Pokemon,” after deciding its original name “pocket monsters” sounded too Americanized. The place is really luxurious and impeccably decorated. I mean if...

Swift Ends 3 Month Relationship with Tom Hiddleston

screenshot-www.usmagazine.com 2016-09-07 01-30-35 Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston have called it quits after three months, according to US Weekly. "She was the one to put the brakes on the relationship," a source close to the couple tells Us. "Tom wanted the relationship to be more public than she was comfortable with. Taylor knew the backlash that comes with public displays of affection but Tom didn't listen to her concerns when she brought them up." Now that they've split, the source says, Hiddleston is "embarrassed that the relationsh...

Celebs Share Pics of Their Kids First Day!

A number of celebrities had children starting school this week and just like the rest of us, they took a moment to post a proud pic on instagram, FB or Twitter.   A buffet of adorableness.   [caption id="attachment_164237" align="aligncenter" width="500"]Melissa Joan Hart The Melissa & Joey alum’s boys — Mason, 10, and Brady, 8 — were back at it while Tucker, almost 3, was there for moral support. “First day of school for these monkeys. 3rd and 5th grade! Can’t believe I’m missing this milestone but I’m homeward bound in less than a day and cannot wait to kiss these faces and beg that they stop growing up so fast!” wrote Hart, who was working in the U.K. A number of celebrities had children starting school this week and just like the rest of us, they took a moment to post a proud pic on instagram, FB or Twitter.   A buffet of adorableness.   [caption id="attachment_164237" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Melissa Joan HartThe Melissa & Joey alum’s boys — Mason, 10, and Brady, 8 — were back at it while Tucker, almost 3, was there for moral support. “First day of school for these monkeys. 3rd and 5th grade! Can’t believe I’...

Cult Fav “Heathers” Gets TV Pilot!

screenshot-cdn.theatlantic.com 2016-09-07 02-05-07 TV Land has ordered a pilot for Heathers, a dark comedy series based on the cult 1988 film.  Leslye Headland is attached to direct, and the pilot is expected to shoot later this fall. The show will be set in the present day, as our heroine deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. It's going to be done as an anthology in that each season will deal with a new group of characters and a new story line. A number of attempts have been made to get the classic mean gi...

Can Mel Gibson Make a Comeback?

ARTICLE-spl1346159_006 Mel Gibson took a career even the most accomplished actors would envy and threw it in the toilet when he revealed his violent and anti-semitic side ten years ago.  Some said, (and some still say), he can never recover from the vial words we heard him call his wife or the flippant "Sugar tits" he hurled at a female law enforcement officer. Fast forward to this weekend at the Venice Film Festival where his newest film, Hacksaw Ridge, made it's out-of-competition debut.  And while the WWII dra...

Seth Meyers Grabs Gorgeous NYC Duplex

Late Night's Seth Meyers just dropped $7,529,500 for this stunning duplex co-op apartment in a full-service pre-war building in New York City’s Greenwich Village. I think I'd insist on including some of that perfect furniture too! Listing details show the house-sized apartment, previously owned by “Weeds” star Mary-Louise Parker, comes in at right around 3,200 square feet with four and potentially five bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. sethmeyers_gp1Late Night's Seth Meyers just dropped $7,529,500 for this stunning duplex co-op apartment in a full-service pre-war building in New York City’s Greenwich Village. I think I'd insist on including some of that perfect furniture too! Listing details show the house-sized apartment, previously owned by “Weeds” star Mary-Louise Parker, comes in at right around 3,200 square feet with four and potentially five bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms.   [gallery ids="164194,164195,164197,164198,164200,164201,164202,164192"]    ...