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John Legend was named Individuals’s Sexiest Man Alive, Disney Plus made its debut and extra…

John Legend was topped Individuals’s Sexiest Man Alive
Final 12 months, musician John Legend turned the primary black man to achieve EGOT standing. The Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony-award winner can now add one other coveted title to his record of accolades: Individuals’s Sexiest Man Alive. “I used to be excited, however I used to be a little bit scared on the similar time as a result of it’s a variety of stress,” he instructed Individuals within the journal’s cowl story. “Everybody’s going to be choosing me aside to see if I’m horny sufficient to carry this title. I’m [also] following Idris Elba, which isn’t honest and isn’t good to me!” If there’s one one that’s understandably stoked about it although, it’s his spouse Chrissy Teigen.

Disney Plus made its debut
After months of anticipation, Disney Plus made its debut this week with almost 500 movies and seven,500 episodes of tv. Due to the Fox-Disney merger earlier this 12 months, the streaming platform gives entry to content material from Disney, Pixar, Fox and Nationwide Geographic. Disney-owned Marvel movies will depart Netflix to take up new residence on Disney Plus, which can carry all of the Star Wars movies as properly. The subscription prices $8.99 a month or $89.99 a 12 months.

Jessie Reyez was named to Apple Music’s Up Subsequent program
Toronto-based singer-songwriter Jessie Reyez is the primary Canadian feminine to be named to Apple Music’s Up Subsequent program, a month-to-month initiative geared in the direction of figuring out, showcasing and elevating rising expertise across the globe. “Actually, Apple is a big—I’m working to be one—so I respect them placing me on their shoulders as the following Up Subsequent artist,” Reyez mentioned in an announcement. In our October 2019 concern, we spotlighted the 28-year-old as one of many rising Canadian stars to be careful for. “Along with her stripped-down, almost-Winehousian sound, to not point out her deeply private lyrics that confront problems with racism, misogyny and inequality, the Toronto-based singer is completely suited to our current second: She’s genuine, grounded, frighteningly hard-working…and a mass of potential,” wrote FASHION options editor Greg Hudson.

Chrissy Teigen shared a sneak peek of her upcoming TV present
Earlier this week, in true Chrissy Teigen trend, Chrissy Teigen did one thing she shouldn’t have. She shared a primary look from her upcoming Quibi present, Chrissy’s Court docket. Identical to Choose Judy, the truth present will see her presiding over small-claims instances and based on Selection, “the plaintiffs, defendants, and disputes are actual — and Teigen’s rulings shall be binding.” Streaming platform Quibi jokingly chastised her for revealing an early clip of the present and he or she responded: “I’m v dangerous at secrets and techniques once I’m excited. actually you’re fortunate I didn’t put up the entire episode.”

And ICYMI: Canadian Lilly Singh was named to TIME journal’s inaugural Time 100 Subsequent record honouring the world’s rising stars in varied fields together with leisure.