Entertainment It’s A Big Week For Kim Kardashian West As She Hosted SNL And Netted A Major Divorce Win
Kate Hudson announces engagement to Danny Fujikawa
Kate Hudson and Danny Fujikawa have announced their engagement on social media.The 42-year-old actress has taken to social media to share news of her engagement to her long-time boyfriend, posting a snap of her sparkling engagement ring on Instagram.
Kim Kardashian faced aprior to her gig hosting Saturday Night Live last weekend, to Debra Messing of Will and Grace fame. But once again, the social media star has proven she knows how to rise to the top. With her SNL episode boosting ratings and netting a major win in her ongoing divorce from rapper Kanye West, it’s a good week to be Kim Kardashian.
While some fans were skeptical of NBC’s decision to let Kim Kardashian host an episode of Saturday Night Live, the reality star proved them wrong. According to, Kim Kardashian’s episode of Saturday Night Live boasted 5.27 million viewers and a 1.04 demo rating, as opposed to the 4.94 million viewers and 0.92 rating for the season premiere helmed by Owen Wilson. That may not seem like a huge leap in numbers, but it’s actually the first time in years that the second Saturday Night Live episode of the season has drawn more viewers than the premiere.
Kim Kardashian looks like superhero at Justin Bieber's Met Gala party
The Met Gala may be over, but the after parties have only just begun. And it appears that Justin Bieber's shindig at Webster Hall is the place to be, with the likes of KUWTK star Kim Kardashian and her model sister Kendall Jenner in attendance.Kardashian, 40, channeled her inner Catwoman in a skintight spandex bodysuit and an angular eye mask.
With a monologue that took shots at Kanye West, Kris Jenner, and even herself, Kim Kardashian’s SNL episode was off to a solid start. A few of her O.J. Simpson jokesthe late Nicole Brown's sister, Tanya Brown, but Kardashian' performance was otherwise very well-received, all things considered. A few Twitter users had threatened to boycott her episode, as it goes, but the overall social media consensus was fairly positive. It’s almost endearing to see a celebrity as untouchable as Kim Kardashian make fun of her obsession with plastic surgery and her on-again off-again relationship with Kanye West. Instagram heavyweights: underneath the Kylie Cosmetics lip kits, they’re just like us.
Her Saturday Night Live ratings weren’t the only win for Kim Kardashian this week.reported that Kim Kardashian will retain ownership of the luxury mansion she originally purchased with rapper Kanye West. Valued at a cool $60 million, the ex-couple first bought the home in 2014 for around $20 million, and spent six years renovating the California property. It's a wonder West is willing to part with the residence without more of a fight, seeing as how he oversaw many of those renovations.
Kieran Culkin and Jazz Charton welcome second child
Jazz Charton has taken to Instagram to reveal that she and husband Kieran Culkin welcomed their second child last month.Jazz, 34 - who already has daughter Kinsey, two, with Kieran, 38 - took to Instagram to reveal that she gave birth to a son one month ago on August 17.
Don’t be too quick to shed any tears for Kanye West, either:worth $57 million recently. While Kim Kardashian and Kanye West hanging out together, prompting rumors of a romantic rekindling, this split-housing news is another nail in Kimye’s coffin. There don’t seem to be any hard feelings: in Kim Kardashian’s Saturday Night Live monologue, she thanked the Donda rapper for her children and for his .
The final season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians aired this summer, but you can relive the star-studded drama on Peacock. All seasons of the landmark reality program are also available on Hulu with a subscription, while SNL airs on NBC on Saturday nights at 11:35 p.m. ET.
Debra Messing Finally Explains Criticism Of Kim Kardashian's SNL Gig With An Apology .
Debra Messing has an explanation and apology for her criticism of Kim Kardashian's SNL stint.It was about a month ago when Debra Messing decided to pose her question about Kim Kardashian hosting SNL to Twitter, noting that the Skims founder didn’t seem to have anything to promote, despite being “a cultural icon,” and asked fans to explain why she was chosen for the job. A lot of people thought Messing was trolling the former Mrs. West, and made it clear that they disagreed with her supposed shade.