عاد ويل سميث في محادثات مع Netflix حول السيرة الذاتية بعد صفعة كريس روك

THE showbiz world was stunned at this year’s Oscars after Will Smith slapped host Chris Rock in the face live on air.

But four months later it seems doors that were closed on هوليوود actor Will are again opening up.

The showbiz world was stunned at this year’s Oscars after Will Smith slapped host Chris Rock in the face live on air.

The showbiz world was stunned at this year’s Oscars after Will Smith slapped host Chris Rock in the face live on air.الإئتمان: وكالة فرانس برس
Insiders say Netflix are looking at reopening the negotiations over a Will biopic

Insiders say Netflix are looking at reopening the negotiations over a Will biopicالإئتمان: جيتي

Insiders say نيتفليكس, which halted talks over a Will biopic, are looking at reopening the negotiations.

وقال مصدر: “Will was left out in the cold by Netflix and Apple+ in the wake of the slap.

He has since apologised and stepped out of the spotlight for a lengthy period. With this in mind it is broadly agreed enough time has passed to let the dust settle.

It has been made clear discussions can be started again about a biopic which Netflix were interested in.

“Arguably, the slap, and the fallout, are pivotal moments in Will’s life and will become part of the storyline of his life.

Netflix wants to be part of those conversations and Will’s team have no doubt Apple will follow suit.”

Grovelling apology

Will was earlier this month seen in public for the first time since the incident, stepping out with actress wife Jada Pinkett Smith.

He struck US comic Chris while taking to the stage to accept the أوسكار for Best Actor, for his role in King Richard — which is about tennis champs سيرينا و Venus Williamsdad Richard.

Will had flipped after Chris joked about Jada’s hair, which was shaved due to hair-loss condition alopecia.

Will then lay low for a month before he was said to have flown to India for a “spiritual retreat”.

He issued a grovelling apology last month and said he was “deeply remorseful”.

Will added: “I’ve reached out to Chris and the message that came back is that he’s not ready to talk and when he is, he will reach out.

“So I will say to you, كريس, ‘I apologise to you’. My behaviour was unacceptable and I’m here whenever you are ready to talk.”

It is high time that conversation happened.

Will has apologised and taken a battering for something that was wrong.

But if we were all hung out to dry for ever for our mistakes, we’d be in the dark twiddling our thumbs.

It’s Barlow zero

Gary Barlow is working out five times a week to get back to the top of his game

Gary Barlow is working out five times a week to get back to the top of his gameالإئتمان: جيتي

GARY Barlow is preparing to go on tour with Take That في 2024 – and is already making sure he’s going to be in mint condition for his stage comeback.

The Everything Changes singer has revealed he is working out five times a week to get back to the top of his game.

غاري, who last toured with Take That bandmates Howard Donald و Mark Owen في 2019, قالت: “Training for a tour, I’ll do four to five sessions a week.

“It’s mostly cardio-based, simply because you’re singing while you’re moving around, so you need good cardio.

“I think as I get older I need to train more.”

Gary also said he has become an advocate of cold water therapy after getting hooked on the practice when he injured his back.

He said it helps to keep his body in check and added: “I’ve done it for quite a few years. Years ago I pulled my back.

“I did the Ibuprofen, the pain relief, the stretching, ال yoga.

“And I just bumped into a friend of mine who was with this doctor of alternative medicine.

“I was telling him about it and he goes, ‘That’s just a muscular thing that you can solve with cold water.’

“I did it for two days and I haven’t had an Ibuprofen since.

“He was explaining to me that basically you shock your system, all the blood goes to your core and then it flushes and the inflammation is what most of us are carrying and it just flushes it through.

“You can try the bath. You just fill your bath up with cold water and get a tray of ice and stick it in, leave it for ten minutes.”

I prefer mine hot, غاري.

But if it’s as good as you say, I’ll give it a go.

Sky full of phones

I HAVE the privilege of watching some of the greatest musicians in concert every year.

While I know I am spoiled, a pet hate of mine is seeing other people in the crowd watching the gig through their هاتف.

I’m not alone, مثل Chris Martin proved at لعب سيء’s Wembley show on Thursday.

While singing A Sky Full Of Stars, he stopped and told the crowd: "يتمسك, one second. I think we can make this better.

I’ll speed through this because we want to get all the songs in before they shut the thing down.

"لذا, let’s try that again but please, if we could just have one song with no cell phones, no cameras, no devices, ولا شيء, just the power of people.”

Jade’s got knit sorted

Jade Thirwell shows off her toned tum in a knitted blue crop-top and trousers

Jade Thirwell shows off her toned tum in a knitted blue crop-top and trousers

JADE Thirwall can’t work out if she is hot or cold.

ال خلط بسيط beauty shows off her toned tum in a knitted blue crop-top and trousers combo.

يشم is enjoying some downtime while plotting her solo career.

I told earlier this month that early 2023 كان pencilled in for a launch by label bosses after she landed a deal with RCA Records.

She’s also been in and out of the studio with artists including chart-topping DJ Jax Jones.

هو قال: “When she’s ready, she’s going to unleash.”

I’m sure the music will be worth the wait.

Remi: I want to play Amy

Remi Wolf made her debut at the All Points East Festival yesterday

Remi Wolf made her debut at the All Points East Festival yesterday

REMI Wolf made her debut at the All Points East Festival yesterday but she’s already got big plans.

The US singer would love to play the late Amy Winehouse in a biopic after growing up with her hits and having her own sound compared to that of the British star.

Remi is now working with Amy’s live band on her upcoming album.

Backstage at the East London festival, Remi said of the prospect of playing Amy: “I love her. I grew up on her stuff. Every single song that she has out is incredible.

“I have actually worked with the guys who used to play with her in her live band.

“I’ve worked with them and we have written together. It’s fun. It’s been incredibly exciting.”

The US singer would love to play the late Amy Winehouse in a biopic

The US singer would love to play the late Amy Winehouse in a biopicالإئتمان: جيتي

Of her plans for the next 12 الشهور, Remi added: “I want to finish up an album, بالتأكيد.

“I want to take some time off as well, which is hard for me as I’m so used to working all the time.

“ I’d like to live a bit of a normal life in one space for a bit.

“Maybe get a hobby.”

MJ’s grand plans

MICHAEL Jackson’s former choreographer Travis Payne has confirmed that the King of Pop was lining up a series of big-name appearances at his ill-fated This Is It concerts before his death in 2009.

Fellow music icon برتني سبيرز was at the top of the singer’s list.

Chatting to fans online, Travis replied “100 per cent” when asked about whispers the Bad singer had wanted to get Britney on stage with him at the O2 Arena.

While the meeting of minds never came to fruition, Britney is just days away from releasing a dance hit with Sir Elton John.

As I told earlier this month, Hold Me Closer will follow in the footsteps of Elton’s mega-hit Cold Heart.

The track is a mash-up of his 1971 song Tiny Dancer and 1992 album track The One.

R reveals date with Lance

Steps' Ian 'H' Watkins was among the biggest acts of the Nineties and Noughties

StepsIan ‘HWatkins was among the biggest acts of the Nineties and Noughtiesالإئتمان: ريكس
H tells Fearne Cotton about a night out with *NYSNC's Lance Bass

H tells Fearne Cotton about a night out with *NYSNC’s Lance Bassالإئتمان: ريكس

THEY were among the biggest acts of the Nineties and Noughties.

But while their paths did not cross professionally, Steps و *NYSNC were rather close personally.

Steps’ Ian ‘H’ واتكينز يروي Fearne Cotton‘s Radio 2 show Sounds Of The 90s tomorrow night about a night out with *NYSNC’s لانس باس and Steps’ Faye Tozer.

H said: “I went on a little bit of a date with Lance from *NYSNC. Faye came along with me as my wingman.

And then when we were out, Lance invited David Hasselhoff أعلنا عن ولادة طفلتهما على إنستغرام, and his children.

David let his children sleep on the nightclub benches while we all partied.”

Faye told Fearne that Steps had many a party in LA.

قالت: “We went into a bar and اتهم معجبو بريتني تايلور بأنه العقل المدبر وراء الوصاية المستمرة للمغني was there and then we met Engelbert Humperdinck’s son. And then we went back to his house.”

Maluma gets hot under the covers

LATIN superstar Maluma has released a deluxe edition of his hit album The Love & Sex Tape.

المغني, who has previously collaborated with مادونا و جينيفر لوبيز, added three tracks to the record.

Maluma has also dropped a steamy video with Brazilian beauty Anitta.

They can be seen rolling around on a bed as if filming a movie.

After seeing his sold-out show at the O2 Arena in March, it’s easy to see why his career is going from strength to strength.

Spider-man goes surfing

Fans were quick to spot newly single Andrew Garfield had snuck off to Bali this week

Fans were quick to spot newly single Andrew Garfield had snuck off to Bali this week

FANS were quick to spot newly single Andrew Garfield had snuck off to Bali this week.

But rather than enjoying a spot of downtime, I can reveal that the Spider-Man actor is learning to surf like an expert for a mystery new film role.

وقال مصدر: “Andrew is determined not to rely on a stunt man or body double for the project so he has taken it upon himself to learn how to surf properly.

He’s surfed before but needs to improve before shooting starts.”

In April Andrew said he wanted a short break from acting to try to live a normal life and “be a bit ordinary”.

هو قال: “I need to recalibrate  . . .  and just be a bit of a person for a while.”

If it comes with a trip to Bali I’ll happily try surfing too.