The 2012 surprise hit Magic Mike is back for round two with the highly anticipated sequel Magic Mike XXL. It is indeed bigger and bolder than it’s predecessor and sure to be a hit with the ladies. Three years after the events of the first film, Mike (Channing Tatum) has put the stripper life behind him and is running his own furniture store. A call out the blue from his old friend Tarzan (Kevin Nash) pulls him back into the life he thought he left behind. With the rest of the Kings on board and back in action, they all decide to take a road trip and end their dancing careers with a bang! Don’t worry guys, there’s lots of eye candy for you to check out as well in the form of a few leading ladies, one in particular is Crystal Hunt.
Crystal Hunt is an emmy nominated actress, popular Instagram celebrity, and first got her start on the show Guiding Light at the age of 17, after being spotted at the Actors Workshop in New York. Her role as the misguided teenager ‘Lizzie Spaulding’ garnered her an emmy nomination and she would go on to star on the daytime series for four years. She then broke into film alongside Zac Effron in the movie ‘The Derby Stallion’. After leaving daytime television she continued her movie career with another role in ‘Sydney White’ costarring Amanda Bynes.
Crystal then returned to daytime television on ‘One Life to Live’ where she played an exotic dancer. Her stay with the daytime series would last for three years and she still maintained a vibrant movie career. One of those films was ‘NYC Underground’, starring her best friend Dania Ramirez, Arielle Kebbel and Evan Ross. After that, Hunt took a role in Dylan Baker’s directorial debut ’23 Blast’. In April of 2015, Hunt began work on a new television series with some of her fellow daytime soap stars in a new reality show that would have the stars developing a new soap opera. It was during the filming of this show that Hunt bounced back and forth also filming ‘Magic Mike XXL’, and she documented the difficulty of filming multiple projects at once on Vimeo. Finally, along with her best friend Dania Ramirez, she produced her first movie ‘Talbot County’.
Paris Hilton’s younger brother Conrad Hilton is in the news. According to reports, he was arrested earlier this week after he violated a restraining order. The incident occurred just a few days after a judge placed Conrad on a three year probation for attacking several flight attendants.
The 21-year-old was arrested in is Hollywood Hills home on Monday stated Stephen Murray CCMP Captial
. Authorities have not released the party who placed the restraining order against Conrad, however that person contacted police notifying them the restraining order was violated. Many are suspecting the individual that took out the restraining order against Conrad was his ex-girlfriend.
In his earlier criminal incident, Conrad apparently admitted to smoking marijuana in the plane bathroom. He was on a flight from London to Los Angeles. After he was caught smoking pot in the bathroom, he apparently threatened to kill one of the flight attendants and even tried to throw a punch another. Luckily for both flight attendants, neither were harmed and he missed when he attempted to throw a punch. The police report of the incident indicates that Conrad was talking down to the entire flight crew that day. He was recorded calling both passengers and crew “peasants” and claimed that he could own anyone on the flight.
At the time of his arrest, he could have been looking at six months in jail. Instead, his attorneys were able to get his sentence reduced to three years of probation.
Indiana recently passed the Indiana Religious Freedom Act. This act has been met with accusations of homophobia and discrimination and there has been a major public outcry against the law. Several celebrities have trashed the law including Charles Barkley. Miley Cyrus recently became the latest celebrity to speak out against the law.
Immediately after the law came out Miley Cyrus took to Instagram to voice her displeasure with the law. She had several things to say about Indiana Governor Mike Pence.
To expand on her displeasure with the law in an interview with Time magazine. She stated that the law has nothing to do with religious freedom and that she is very disappointed in the state. She hopes that the law gets revoked. She stated that all people should be treated equally and thus the law should not be around.
While the Indiana law has been unpopular across the country, there are several other states that have similar laws. This past week Arkansas decided that they needed to pass this law as well. Haidar Barbouti (twitter.com) agrees that time will tell if laws like this continue to get passed by other states.
While controversy tends to swarm towards Indiana in the face of this law. The governor has already had to come out to defend the law against accusations and many have found his defense to be unconvincing. Miley Cyrus and many other celebrities are sure to keep on criticizing the law.