A bus made up to look like a “Pirates of the Caribbean” ship was driven past the courthouse yesterday on a flatbed truck.  Still no verdict in the trial, though.

 

Tom Hanks’ new ”Pinocchio” movie will start streaming on Disney+ on September 8th. It will not be in theaters.

 

SIMU LIU had to get a full-body wax for the live-action “Barbie” movie.  He said it was one of the most painful experiences of his life and he has a newfound admiration for women who get waxed often.

 

Racist “Star Wars” fans have been attacking actress Moses Ingram since the premiere of the Disney+ series “Obi-Wan Kenobi”.  And yesterday, she responded to the haters.  Obi-Wan himself, Ewan McGregor, has a message for them, too.

 

The first part of “Stranger Things” Season 4 broke Netflix’s record for the biggest premiere weekend for an English-language series.  It had 286.8 million hours of view time… beating out “Bridgerton” Season 2, which had 193 million.

The prison scenes in the new season of “Stranger Things” were filmed at an old prison in Lithuania.  And one of the cells there has been converted to an Airbnb.  But it might creep you out to know that the place was a Nazi concentration camp during World War 2.

 

Netflix boss Ted Sarandos is defending RICKY GERVAIS for the anti-trans content in his new comedy special.  He says, quote, “We want something for everybody but everything’s not going to be for everybody.”

 

A source claims that MATTHEW MORRISON was fired as a judge on “So You Think You Can Dance” for sending inappropriate messages to a female contestant.  The unnamed contestant allegedly took his messages to the producers after she felt uncomfortable.

 

OWEN WILSON had the tires and rims on his Tesla stolen over the weekend in front of his Santa Monica house.  No arrests have been made, but he’s looking at $4,000 in losses.

 

This is what 50 looks like on LAVERNE COX.

 

CHARLIE PUTH says the first song he pleasured himself to was “This Love” by MAROON 5.  But now it’s weird because he’s friends with Adam Levine.

 

JENNIFER LOPEZ is in “summer mode“, which puts BEN AFFLECK in “luckiest S.O.B. on Earth” mode.

 

Speaking of Ben and Jen… J-Lo just commemorated their love in her latest manicure.

 

 

Believe it or not, SELENA GOMEZ’s new hairstyle isn’t 100% natural.

 

LIL NAS X is partnering with M&Ms.

 

HALSEY went viral for complaining that her record label wanted her to go viral before they would release her new single, the label announced yesterday that it’s coming out next week.  Did she trick us all?