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Nicole Kidman confirms she was once engaged to Lenny Kravitz

Nicole Kidman has finally put a name to the secret engagement she talked about a decade ago — and that name is Lenny Kravitz, whose daughter is one of her “Big Little Lies” costars. 

“I knew Zoë [Kravitz] because I was engaged to her father,” Kidman tells Net-A-Porter in a new interview that mentions connections among the actresses on the upcoming HBO series. “It’s all in the family!

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Roman Polanski's legal team taking another run at closing rape case, report says

Roman Polanski is reportedly taking another run at wrapping up his statutory-rape case without doing more time behind bars, according to a report out Thursday. A victory would theoretically lay the groundwork for ending the “Chinatown” director’s fugitive status.

Polanski lawyer Harland Braun is asking an L.A.

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Armed with three Grammys, Chance the Rapper celebrates with lavish party at the Chateau Marmont

Chance the Rapper, newly crowned best new artist at the Grammys, along with two other wins — was a gracious host at GQ magazine's Grammy party at the Chateau Marmont hotel in West Hollywood on Sunday night.

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George Clooney and wife Amal are reportedly having twins

Clooney, party of four!

George Clooney’s wife, Amal, is reportedly pregnant with twins.

Hollywood’s power pair is expecting a pair of babies this June, according to well-connected “The Talk” host Julie Chen, who confirmed and announced the actor and the British human rights attorney’s life-changing event on today’s show.

Clooney’s rep did not immediately respond to The Times’ request for confirmation.

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Audrey Hepburn's sons are in a legal dispute over the use of her Givenchy gowns and image for charity

For years, Audrey Hepburn’s two sons hosted charity exhibits featuring their famous mother’s elaborate evening gowns, awards and photographs.

Throughout the world, they showed off more than a dozen Givenchy dresses that the Oscar-winning actress and humanitarian wore in movies and to award shows, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for a charity they created in her name after she died in 1993.

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Mavericks party guests get candid about Trump and the women's marches

James Corden is trying his best to weave through a thicket of famous (and famous-adjacent) people while balancing a tray carrying glasses and a bottle of Champagne. The "Late Late Show" host and man of the hour is dressed smartly in a fitted suit and white sneakers at Esquire magazine's first Mavericks of Hollywood party, held at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood.

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