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5 Controversial Athletes Who Were Wealthy Long Before Sports Fame

Feb 6, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

While many of the world’s highest-paid athletes weren’t raised in affluent households, a few of them lived well before ever hitting the big time. Oftentimes the capital comes from a family of famous sports stars, like football player Peyton Manning, but there are a few who are actually heirs to old money that goes back decades. As much as we would love to say that their bank accounts bought them their careers, you just can’t purchase true talent. But that said, pure skill and a privileged upbringing didn't keep these gents from making poor decisions, acting like brats and in one case, committing homicide.

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The Small Screen's Big Moment: 2016ís Transformative Television

Feb 3, 2016  |   Contributor: Todd Jatras

Towards the end of a recent marathon viewing session Breaking Bad, I began to seriously worry for my life after Walter White (the character that earned Bryan Cranston four Emmys). My panic was brief, as a cursory search revealed that a second Golden Age of Television is in full swing and the pipeline is brimming with compelling new programs full of talent

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Where the Parties Are At in Super Bowl City

Feb 2, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Enough about The Big Game matchup, we’re more interested in how we can hang bar-side with NFL players and mingle over appetizers with our favorite celebs. This week, the Bay is buzzing with millions of sports fans gearing up for Sunday’s event, and the city has plenty of ways to keep them entertained

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These Instagram Style Stars are Making Some Serious Scratch

Feb 2, 2016  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

There is no denying that bloggers are the latest fashion “It” girls. We follow them on Instagram, defer to their expertise on seasonal colors and double-tap our way through their feed. Being a top "influencer" in this climate can bring a socially savvy lady with a large and dedicated fanbase some serious cash. So exactly how much is your favorite blogger making every time you heart their pic?

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Bright Colors Were the Rage on the SAG Red Carpet

Feb 1, 2016  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The great thing about awards season is seeing our favorite celebrities hit the red carpet in some of the most elegant dresses we’ve ever seen. But that didn’t happen at this weekend’s SAG Awards. Instead we got something much better. What is normally a parade of safe black and white gowns transformed into a daring rainbow of color, from deep cerulean to a touch of pale lavender.

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13 Books You Need to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen

Feb 1, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

This year is huge for book adaptations, with several critically-applauded stories being released onto the big screen. From longtime favorites like The Jungle Book to medical mysteries and war memoirs, 2016 is giving us the perfect excuse to visit our favorite book stores.  While the book is (almost) always better than the movie, here’s to hoping these adaptations come close to their literary counterparts. The following 13 films have the best source material Hollywood could hope for: 

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Fairmont Just Announced a $1M Fantasy Big Game 50 Package

Jan 29, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

With the Super Bowl 50 a little over a week away, Fairmont San Francisco knows how to score big points with your beau and his friends. The hotel is offering a $1 Million Fantasy Big Game 50 Package which includes a four-night stay in the penthouse suite (JFK and Prince Charles once slept there), six monogrammed welcome robes and an open bar with your favorite snacks.

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5 Celebrity-Designed Fashion Collections That Failed Miserably

Jan 31, 2016  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

With unlimited funds, designers on speed dial and an entire army of stylists on rotation, celebrities are arguably some of the most fashionable people in the world. But just because Rihanna won a CFDA Fashion Icon Award, doesn’t mean that she can design a collection. Many stars we consider to be sartorial heroes can’t actually design anything.

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Ellie Kemper is Endearingly Dorky in New Buick Ad

Jan 27, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Actress Ellie Kemper, known for playing the lead in Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, stars in the new Buick campaign video for their convertible Cascada. The lovable dork is all of us when she meets a cute guy and pretends the luxury car is her own to impress him, leading her to have a series of fantasies about their future together.

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5 High-Profile Plagiarism Cases That Cost Celebrities Dearly in Fines and Royalties

Jan 22, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Amy Schumer’s recent run in with plagiarism claims only serves to remind us that original ideas can be pretty hard to come by—especially when it involves art. So far, nothing has happened to the comedian other than a lot of side-eye and finger pointing, but other artists haven’t fared so well in the past. 

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Jerry Seinfeld Lifts the Veil From His Vintage Car Collection to Auction Three, Million-Dollar Porsches

Jan 22, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Though Jerry Seinfeld is known to have a pretty impressive car collection, he tends to be secretive over what kind (and how many) he actually has. Fans of his Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee series may think they’re seeing his personal automobiles, but according to Bloomberg Business, most of the autos featured don’t actually belong to him. But now, thanks to an upcoming Amelia Island Auction in March, we know that Seinfeld owns a 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder, a 1958 Porsche 356 A 1500 GS/GT Carrera Speedster and a 1974 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0 IROC RSR. Each expected to fetch at least $1 million, you can soon add them to your very own collection.

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The #OscarsSoWhite Hashtag Has Struck Again With 2016 Nominee List & Yes, It Matters

Jan 14, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Last year the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite was started by April Reign in response to the Academy’s dismissal of great performances from black actors and unfortunately, it’s trending again. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the list of Oscar nominees this morning and just like last year, the list is being called incredibly whitewashed and sadly, still not surprising.

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London's Uber-Exclusive Annabelís Club Updating to include Daytime Amenities For the First Time

Jan 21, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Ever since it was founded back in 1963, Annabel’s in London’s Mayfair neighborhood has stood as one of the world’s most-exclusive, members-only clubs. Though many elite organizations have a pretty large over 60 crowd, this place actually boasts a young membership base and some serious Hollywood heavyweights. Finally, after 50 years in operation, this high society haven is ready to make a major expansion that will open opportunities for an all-day lifestyle experience.

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The World Economic Forum Kicks Off in Davos with Leonardo DiCaprio, Olafur Eliasson and Justin Trudeau

Jan 21, 2016  |   Contributor: Todd Jatras

The World Economic Forum (WEF) opened on January 20 with the global elite gathering in Davos, Switzerland, amid a backdrop of serious turmoil in world stock markets brought on by the economic downturn in China and plunging oil prices. That will surely be the big moving story this year among the business titans, political leaders and celebrities who come each January to hobnob in one of Europe’s most exclusive winter wonderlands. But market anxiety aside, plenty of ideas, glamorous happenings and provocative news will be coming out of Davos this year.

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VIP Experience at NOLA Jazz Fest Gets You a Massage While Grooving to Snoop Dogg and Beck

Jan 21, 2016  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The New Orleans Jazz Festival is kind of a big deal and should definitely be on your radar. Taking place in February, the event is being headlined by Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Neil Young. As you can see, the talent present this year represents a wide range of diverse acts, some of whom fans may not immediately associate with jazz.

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