The Dirt | March 15, 2017
Ben Affleck has revealed that he just completed a 2 week rehab program. Ben entered the program right after the Oscars (in fact, he brought his sober coach with him to the awards show). He said in a statement. “I want to live life to the fullest and be the best father I can be. I want my kids to know there is no shame in getting help when you need it, and to be a source of strength for anyone out there who needs help but is afraid to take the first step.” Ben had been in a program before, back in 2001.
Somebody stole Akon’s Tesla while he’s hanging out here in Dubai. A thief reportedly jacked his Model S when someone left the garage open. Fortunately for Akon, once the car was put in park, it was locked down, and police found it a few hours later thanks to it’s GPS tracking device.
Angelia Jolie says she was a “little nervous” getting ready for her first day as a professor. Yesterday she began teaching a “Women, Peace, and Security” course at the London School of Economics. Ang isn’t getting paid for the gig, but says it’s really important to her. Here she is on her way to class:
And Ewan McGregor, who plays candlestick Lumiere this weekend in the new live-action Beauty and the Beast had a surprising secret to share on last night’s “Late Night with Stephen Colbert.” He’s never seen the 1991 original. Watch from around the 5:00 mark: