“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” Brings in $176 Million On Opening Weekend

Bella Breakdown The latest Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, raked in $176 million during its first weekend in theaters, knocking Jumanji: The Next Level out of first place for box office sales. The opening was the third biggest for any movie of 2019, after Avengers: End Game and The Lion King. While the film has been popular with audiences, it has received mixed reviews from critics. Surprisingly, Rise of Skywalker director JJ Abrams said he agrees with the critics on many critiques of the film. “I would say that they’re right,” Abrams said of the...

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Is Justin Bieber About To Deliver The Best Holiday Present?

Bella Breakdown After some serious FBI-level investigation, fans and reporters alike are pretty much convinced that Justin Bieber, who claimed retirement after his Purpose album was released four years ago, has some new music up his sleeve. And this time, it looks to be much more than a few features on some songs here and there, but potentially an entire album. Beliebers everywhere: take a deep breath and practice the art of patience. Though it could be entirely coincidental that these rumors and speculations came out right around Bieber’s ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez released two new singles (largely about Bieber)...

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Selena Gomez Is Releasing A Long-Awaited Album

Bella Breakdown Our musical prayers have been answered: Selena Gomez is putting out an album. Following the huge success of her two hits Lose You to Love Me and Look at Her Now, which were both tied to her past breakup with longtime boyfriend Justin Bieber, the rest of the album is a little more current-Selena focused. While the breakup may have been years ago, Selenas confesses that it wasn’t until recently that she felt ready to talk about and ready to sing about it. With that part of her life now closed and behind her, the rest of...

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Fans Are Going Full-On Detective About Miley’s New Ink

Bella Breakdown Deciding to get a tattoo often requires a lot of consideration. What will I get? Where do I want it? Will I still like it in 10 years? What will I say to people when inevitably asked, “what does that tattoo mean?” Whether your tattoo has strong sentimental value or you got it done purely because you liked how it looked, anyone with ink can relate to the consistent questioning for a deeper meaning for your tattoos. For celebrities with lots of tats, many have both meaningful and aesthetically pleasing body art that they are either comfortable...

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Gabrielle Union Goes After NBC

Bella Breakdown Following the news that Gabrielle Union and Juliana Hough would not be returning as judges for the next season of America’s Got Talent, the network has come under serious speculation regarding racial and gender insensitivity. Gabrielle Union spoke publicly earlier this month about a lack of racial inclusivity and high expectations placed on physical appearances for Union and Hough, and claims that while being on the show she requested environmental changes to create a more cohesive and respectable work life. About a week later, the two judges were fired from the show. Though it could be purely...

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