As 2022 (finally) draws to a close, we take a moment to look back at the year’s most surprising, romantic, and totally chaotic celebrity moments, from Oscar slapstick heard around the world to couples (and now ex -mate) ) which we couldn’t stop talking about.
So who remains in the top 10? Read on for our count of Top 10 pop culture moments of 2022:
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It was such a juicy and complicated moment that it warranted a daily blog. This year, the director’s second feature film Olivia Wilde, don’t worry darlingEntered the canon of films whose off-screen drama (e.g. à la Mr. and Mrs. Smith) became a plot twist in itself.
Wilde previously had an affair with a young actor Harry Styleswho was reportedly not on good terms with the film’s star, Florence Pugh. The latter skipped a press conference with the cast at the Venice Film Festival in September only to walk up to the Lido in a purple Valentino dress, Aperol Spritz in hand. But it all backfired when Twitter basically accused Styles of spitting on his co-star. Chris Pine (It was later confirmed that he did no such thing) at the premiere in Venice. Before that, it’s worth remembering that Wilde had received custody papers from her ex, jason sudeikisMaking his film debut on stage at Comic-Con in May.
To further complicate matters, during Wilde’s promotional tour, Shia LaBeouf, who was replaced by Styles in the feature, disputed Wilde’s claim that he fired him, instead claiming that he quit. given because they could never compromise with each other. LaBeouf sent video evidence to Variety de Wilde, attempted to negotiate, and suggested that his departure could be a “wake-up call” for “Miss Flo”.
For one last whiff of scandal (please stop now!): Wilde and Sudeikis’ ex-nanny spilled the beans to The Daily Mail, referring to the “special salad dressing” Wilde made for Styles. Mysterious recipe took over the internet, but the drama Don’t worry It came to an anticlimactic end (finally) when Wilde revealed it was a simple mustard vinaigrette.