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10 times celebrities broke the internet, including Hailey Bieber and Selena Gomez


Celebrities and the internet have an interesting relationship. Sometimes the internet can make a celebrity, while sometimes a celebrity can break the internet.

Whether strategically planned or authentic, here are 10 times celebrities sparked a flurry of online conversations, memes and gossip.

Hailey Bieber and Selena Gomez pose together

For years, Hailey Bieber and Selena Gomez have clashed online, as Justin Bieber’s wife and ex-girlfriend.

However, despite the trolls and online narrative surrounding their relationship, the model and actress decided to take matters into their own hands and were pictured together at the Academy Museum Gala in Los Angeles on Sunday.

The photo comes weeks after Hailey addressed their alleged feud over the call her daddy podcast.

“I can say, period, point blank, I was never with him when he was in a relationship with anyone – that’s the end,” she said in the podcast episode. , which was released in September. “You don’t have to like me, but I believe that no matter what, there can always be mutual respect between people. To me, that means you have nothing to say. You don’t have to love me, but you don’t have to say anything either.

Harry Styles, Chris Pine and #SpitGate

by Olivia Wilde don’t worry darling was not free from controversy. Rumors of feuds and on-set fallout were fueled by a music video that appeared to show Harry Styles spitting on Chris Pine as the singer-turned-actor took his place at the film’s premiere at the Venice Film Festival.

However, Pine’s team quickly released a statement to Variety denying what the internet dubbed #SpitGate.

“It’s a ridiculous story – a complete fabrication and the result of a bizarre online illusion that is clearly misleading and allows for wild speculation,” a rep said. “Just to be clear, Harry Styles didn’t spit on Chris Pine. There is nothing but respect between these two men and any suggestion to the contrary is a blatant attempt to create drama that simply doesn’t exist.

Will Smith slaps Chris Rock

Will Smith slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars this year.  AFP

The slap heard across the world will go down as one of the most controversial moments on live television.

When Will Smith charged the stage at the 94th Academy Awards in March and slapped comedian Chris Rock in the face, audiences in theaters and at home were unsure whether it was staged or real.

It didn’t take long for everyone to realize that Smith had attacked Rock for pranking Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. Rock compared his hair to a GI Jane haircut, prompting Smith to confront him.

Jennifer Aniston joins Instagram

Friends Star Jennifer Aniston crashed Instagram when she joined the social media site in October 2019.

Aniston’s first message was a photo with her Friends co-stars, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer.

According to Guinness World Records, Aniston was the fastest account to reach one million subscribers, reaching the record number in five hours and 16 minutes. The record has since been broken by Sir David Attenborough in four hours and 44 minutes.

“Breathtaking” Keanu Reeves

As one of Hollywood’s friendliest celebrities, it’s no surprise Keanu Reeves has gone viral over the years. If it’s not for his famous movie stunt doubles or his apparent inability to age, it’s for his genuine reactions.

In 2019, during the Xbox E3 showcase, Reeves was talking to a live audience about his appearance in the Cyberpunk 2077 video game when a fan shouted, “You’re amazing,” to which the actor replied, “You’re amazing,” prompting a positive reaction online.

Personal Hygiene by Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis at the 2022 Oscars. APE

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis divided commenters online when they shared how little they bathe and their children on an episode of Dax Shepard’s Expert Armchair podcast.

“I didn’t have hot water as a kid, so I didn’t shower much anyway,” Kunis said on the podcast. “I was never that parent who bathed my newborn babies.”

Kutcher said of their approach to washing their children: “If you can see the dirt on them, clean them. Otherwise, it’s useless. »

And also added that he washes his own “armpits and my crotch every day and never anything else”.

Wrapped Bernie Sanders

Former presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) sits in the stands on Capitol Hill before Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States on January 20, 2021, at the State Capitol States in Washington, DC.  /AFP/Brendan SMIALOWSKI

The photo of Bernie Sanders sitting at the inauguration of US President Joe Biden, arms and legs crossed looking less than happy to be there, has taken the viral world by storm.

The Democrat’s photo has not only been photoshopped into thousands of internet memes, but has become a symbol of the mood of an entire generation.

Billie Eilish in “Vogue”

Billie Eillish shocked her fans and the fashion world when she appeared on the cover of British vogue.

The singer and songwriter, who was previously known for her green hair and baggy clothes, went for a full makeover as she channeled Marilyn Monroe by dyeing her hair blonde and wearing skin-tight corsets and skirts for the shoot.

Interview with Oprah Winfrey of Prince Harry and Meghan

This undated image released on March 7, 2021 courtesy of Harpo Productions shows Britain's Prince Harry (L) and his wife Meghan (C), Duchess of Sussex, in conversation with US TV host Oprah Winfrey.  On March 7, 2021, the British Royal Family braced for further revelations from Prince Harry and his American wife, Meghan, as a week of transatlantic claims and counterclaims climaxed with the broadcast of their interview with Oprah Winfrey.  The two-hour interview with the US TV queen is the biggest royal reveal since Harry's mother Princess Diana detailed her crumbling marriage to father Prince Charles in 1995. - RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex have made a habit of breaking the internet since the early days of their relationship. However, it was their explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey that set social media on fire.

An estimated 50 million people tuned in to CBS in the US and ITV in Britain to watch the couple make accusations of racism and neglect, and respond to rumors of feuds within the royal family.

Kim Kardashian at the Met Gala

Kim Kardashian poses on last year's Met Gala red carpet under the theme

Kim Kardashian is no stranger to breaking the internet, in fact the term’s popularity is attributed to a 2014 cover of Paper magazine featuring her, although that is not where the term was coined.

Usually, the dramatic storylines of the Kardashian/Jenner family reality shows, details of her personal life, or photo shoots are the reason for her trending name.

However, at last year’s Met Gala, Kardashian became a meme when she surprised the fashion world and the internet by arriving covered head to toe in a fully masked black Balenciaga outfit.

Updated: October 18, 2022, 08:49