Week In Quotes: Madonna, Zayn Malik, Slim Thug And More
March 27, 2015 - 11:48 am
Olivia Jade Khoury
Deadline weighs in on diverse casting:“This is not to say that there weren’t other hot commodities this pilot season; star names were in demand as usual, as were hot young guys and girls and occasional foreigners with that “sparkle.” But the big trend this pilot casting season was the huge spike in the number and prominence of roles that went to minority actors.”
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Shonda Rhimes' 140-character reaction to Deadline's piece: "1st Reaction:: HELL NO. Lemme take off my earrings, somebody hold my purse! 2nd Reaction: Article is so ignorant I can't even be bothered.
Dame Dash confirms buying Karmaloop with Kanye West: "Board meeting had to go over some @damondashstudios biz showed him @loisaidas and @toohonorable_ddstudios got the thumbs up and yeah the Karmaloop thing is real...this is exactly how I saw things 10 years ago and he's doing some shit that even I couldn't do but it's not my place to speak on it...but let's just say iam proud as fuck...that's the way it's supposed to be...the younger dudes are supposed to be better then us...that's what we fight for #honaorablepeoplesticktogether"
Beanie Sigel breaks silence on shooting: "You can't kill me."
Meek Mill on bagging Nicki Minaj: "Somebody asked me, 'How do you get Nicki Minaj?' I said, 'I'm a Philly nigga, what the fuck is wrong with you?'"
Slim Thug questions his business moves: “Who would have known that sex would lead to losing money?”
H/t: The New York Times
Iggy Azalea confirms plastic surgery: “I did change something: Four months ago, I got bigger boobs! I’d thought about it my entire life."
Zayn Malik chucks the deuces to One Direction: "I am leaving because I want to be a normal 22-year-old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight.”