Idina Menzel’s never letting John Travolta’s infamous 2014 Oscars flub go. She included the ‘Adele Dazeem’ moment in her ‘Not My Name’ TikTok challenge.
Idina Menzel may be the singer behind “Let It Go,” but she clearly hasn’t let go of the moment when John Travolta butchered her name at the 2014 Oscars. The Broadway star, 50, participated in the viral “Not My Name” TikTok challenge on Jan. 27, in which she shared clips of her most iconic acting roles to The Ting Tings‘ song “That’s Not My Name.” Idina hilariously included footage from when John, 67, mistakenly called her “Adele Dazeem” before her performance to “Let It Go” at the 2014 Academy Awards. Eight years later, and it still doesn’t get old!
Idina started off her TikTok video with her beloved Broadway roles as Elphaba in Wicked and Maureen in Rent. Then, she celebrated playing Shelby Corcoran (“Rachel’s Mom”) in the Fox series Glee, Nancy in the 2007 film Enchanted, Elsa in Disney’s Frozen, Vivian in Camila Cabello‘s Cinderella movie, and Dinah in Adam Sandler‘s 2019 crime film Uncut Gems.
But what came next was the highlight of Idina’s “Not My Name” challenge. She added a brief snippet of the “Adele Dazeem” incident, and added the caption “??????” over the footage of John. So epic! Idina shared the viral video to Instagram and wrote in her caption, “My name is Idina, but they call me…
Idina Menzel; John Travolta (Photo: Rob Latour/Shutterstock / MediaPunch/Shutterstock)
Idina’s had a pretty good sense of humor about “Adele Dazeem” over the years. She initially broke her silence about the incident in an interview with Billboard, a few weeks after John flubbed her name. “That threw me for a minute, but then I just got back on track and reminded myself of where I was,” Idina explained. “He was really gracious and sent this gorgeous email, and we’re buddies and it’s all cool.”
Original Article: hollywoodlife.com
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Street Photography by Juri Nesterov Documents Ukrainian Life Across Decades
Photography, and street photography, in particular, has the power to preserve the fleeting, framing the brief encounters and dalliances that sometimes end as quickly as they began. This impulse to document the momentary permeates throughout Juri Nesterov‘s body of work that serves as a visual record of those he’s witnessed within the last five decades. “When I look into the camera’s viewfinder, something inexplicable happens: thousands of images appear in my memory,” he writes.
Nesterov was born in 1954 in Krasnyi Luch, a city in the Luhansk province of what is now Ukraine. At the time, the area was part of Soviet Russia, and this shift in borders parallels the photographer’s practice, which often centers on the transient and ephemeral nature of the human experience.
Because of revolution, war, and collapse, Nesterov’s photos also chronicle life under the control of governments that have since dissolved, and the context of being surrounded by such inability makes his focus on the fundamental humanity of his subjects even more impactful. He says:
After a while, looking at my prints, I feel like the photos are electric. Most of the time I hear the question: “Where was this picture taken” or “What kind of camera? What lens?” I really want to answer: “in the world of people with their thoughts, disappointments, and hopes.”…Does it matter where exactly I pressed the camera button?… Look at the world, we all have the same starry sky.
Nesterov worked in journalism for many years and has exhibited his photos throughout Europe, although some of his prints housed at a Ukrainian museum were destroyed during shelling a few years back. Head to Flickr to explore an incredible archive of his photos that until recently, he was still developing in his kitchen in Kyiv.
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Kourtney Kardashian Says She Got Therapy After She ‘Couldn’t Stop Crying’ Following Scott Disick Split
Kourtney Kardashian revealed therapy has made her ‘really sensitive’ and helped her deal with an ‘abundance of feelings.’
Kourtney Kardashian, 42, revealed she’s been on a “therapy journey” since 2017 — which would have began shortly after her split from longtime boyfriend Scott Disick, 39. “I would just start crying all the time,” she said in Bustle magazine’s March 3 issue of what made her seek mental health support. “‘I just have feelings; like, an abundance of them,” she added, noting that working with a therapist has made her more “sensitive.”
The Poosh founder and former beau Scott began their rocky romance back in 2007, and welcomed three kids together: Mason, 11, Penelope, 9, and Reign, 6. Shortly after the birth of Reign, and amid Scott’s on-going struggles with drugs and alcohol, the pair called things quits. Over the years, Scott has maintained a close relationship with the Kardashian-Jenner clan — particularly with Kourtney’s younger sister Khloe Kardashian and mom Kris Jenner. Kourtney has admitted that Scott continuing to be included by her family members on vacations and holidays made moving on from the relationship more difficult.
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick began their romance in 2007, and split for good in 2016. (SplashNews)
After engaging in therapy, she says she experienced “growth” that helped her move forward. “I see the growth that comes from those unhappy places which make it all worth it. I’m like, ‘If we didn’t go through these roller coasters, you wouldn’t get to the good part,’” she added.
Kourtney Kardashian and fiancé Travis Baker. (Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)
Kourt is now in a much happier place in her life: the reality star began a romance with fiancé Travis Barker, 46, in early 2021 that lead to a proposal just 10 months later. This marks Kourtney’s first time being engaged, and the pair — affectionately named “Kravis” — seem happier than her. After her split from Scott, the 42-year-old also dated model Younes Bendjima on-and-off.
The health guru has previously opened about therapy, revealing she has a “double session” weekly to Health magazine. “I look forward to it every week! Having that awareness, I find that I can almost catch things before they become a bigger deal,” she said. “When those harder moments do happen, I think, ‘What’s the lesson that I’m supposed to be learning?’” she pondered.
Original Source: hollywoodlife.com
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