There’s a new love in Twilight star Kristen Stewart’s life: her personal assistant Alicia Cargile, according to Stewart’s mother, Jules, who says she’s happy about the relationship.
“What’s not to be accepting about her now having a girlfriend? She’s happy,” Jules, 55, told Australia’s Sunday Mirror. “She’s my daughter, I’m just her mom so she knows I would accept her choices. I’ve met Kristen’s new girlfriend, I like her. What’s not to accept? She’s a lovely girl.”
Jules, a script supervisor, in Hollywood also said, “I feel like people need to be free to love whoever they want. I accept my daughter loves women and men. It’s OK to be who you are in my world. We all choose our friends so we should be free to choose our lovers.”
The relationship comes two years after Kristen, 25, split from long-term love and Twilight co-star Robert Pattinson, 29. They broke up after she was spotted kissing married Rupert Sanders, 44, who directed her in Snow White and the Huntsman.
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Sad news for Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian: Odom’s best friend, Jamie Sangouthai, died of a suspected heroin overdose at 37 on Sunday.
TMZ reports that Sangouthai, who appeared on Khloe & Lamar, was taken to a hospital in downtown Los Angeles after someone called 911.
Kardashian, 30, tweeted the news with a broken-heart emoji. “When does it stop?” it read. “RIP Sangouthai.”
Was he there?
Prince performed some of his greatest hits at a weekend White House party for President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle.
Or so said guests, who put details on social media. But White House spokesman Josh Earnest won’t confirm the Purple Rain singer’s attendance. Earnest says he has no details about the private event, which a reported 500 lobbyists, corporate executives, celebrities and other guests attended.
The Rev. Al Sharpton tweeted Sunday after leaving the White House that it was “awesome” to see Prince and Stevie Wonder together on the keyboards.
New kid in town
Princess Charlotte is no longer the only royal baby in town. A month after the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s daughter, Sweden welcomed its own royal baby Monday.
The Swedish Princess Madeleine, 33, and husband Christopher O’Neill broke the happy news about their new son on the official Facebook page of Kungahuset. They’re also the parents of Princess Leonore, 16 months.
So much for the happy ending.
Last week on the finale for A&E’s Married at First Sight, Ryan De Nino and Jessica Castro decided to stay together. But People.com reports that on Saturday, De Nino posted a photo on Instagram of what looks like a restraining order Castro took out against him.
Rumors also showed up on fan forums claiming De Nino left the show’s reunion taping early after being accused by Castro of being a drug user, People reports. The reunion show airs at 9 p.m. Tuesday, if for any reason you should want to see it.