Britney Spears’ lawyer said that “she is afraid of her father” and that “she will not perform again if her father is in charge of her career.” The pop stars request to remove her father James as her co-conservator has been denied by Los Angeles Judge Brenda Penny. The court declined to suspend James Spears from his conservatorship , though she did not rule out future petitions for his removal or suspension. 

Selena Gomez is set to star in a biopic about Peruvian mountaineer Silvia Vásquez-Lavado. The film titled In the Shadow of the Mountain is based on the upcoming memoir of the same name . Vásquez-Lavado is the first Peruvian woman to summit Mount Everest and the first openly gay woman to complete the Seven Summits, a challenge to climb the highest mountain on each continent.

Hugh Grant and his wife battled the coronavirus early on in the pandemic. “”It started as just a very strange syndrome where I kept breaking into a terrible sweat,” Grant told Stephen Colbert.  “It was like a poncho of sweat, embarrassing really. Then my eyeballs felt about three sizes too big and this…a feeling as though an enormous man was sitting on my chest.” Grant shared that he had antibodies after recovering. “I’ve had an antibody test, only a month ago,” the Love Actually actor said. “I still have those antibodies, so I know that’s what it was.”