Many of us have heard of the Mexican holiday called Day of the Dead. Dia de Los Muertos is celebrated mostly in Mexico and is somewhat of a family reunion except that the guests of honor are dead ancestors. Despite how this may sound the celebration isn't dark or gloomy, but rather colorful and festive celebrating the lives of those who have passed on.
We've all seen films where the stars undergo extensive character transformations that leave them barely resembling what we're used to seeing. But what process does it take to get them there? We've ransacked the film and TV library to find incredible character transformations and behind-the-scenes footage of actors mid-prosthetic dressing. At Popular Everything, we're taking a look behind the smoke and mirrors to reveal the best makeup and prosthetic technicians at work on some of our favorite characters. From silicone face masks to hyperrealistic hairlines, we guarantee you won't have seen these Hollywood heavyweights like this before!
If you ever wanted to know which celebrity does Halloween the best, we’re placing our bets on the American acting legend that is Neil Patrick Harris. Teamed up with his loving family, the How I Met Your Mother star seems to get better and better every time October 31st comes around. Popular Everything is exploring the ways this adorable family of four have taken the world by storm with their creative costume ideas and what we should look out for this year!
Every year we ponder what to dress up for Halloween, but these super fans have taken their fandom to the next level. These Marvel die-hards have set the bar high! Some of these costumes took hours or days to make but it was well worth the effort! Whether they plan to show off their superhero moves at Comic-Con or to say trick or treat; here are some of the most amazing Marvel transformations out there.
Anyone who's anyone will recognize Jerry Seinfeld for his NBC show, Seinfeld, that he created in 1988 alongside fellow comedian, Larry David. The show aired until 1998 and is considered one of the best sitcoms of all time still today. Following its historic final episode, Jerry decided to return to his stand up career, and his fans have seen less and less of him on TV and in movies. Popular Everything is diving into what the comedic genius has been up to and is here to give you the insight on where you can find him today.
With October 31st just around the corner, Popular Everything has decided to take a look into the wonderful world of Hollywood for our next costume inspiration. From movie characters to sports legends, the A-lister community certainly knows how to get a couple of heads turning with their outrageous outfits. Here's our list of the most impressive looks that have strutted down the Halloween red carpet over the years!
As Halloween is creeping upon us once again, we know it's pretty tempting to grab your nearest witches hat, themed ears or cliche dollar store prop. What can we say, the struggle for inspiration is real. However, that was all before we stumbled upon these genius power couples, who've accepted the challenge and have prepared their holiday costumes in style. From pop-culture inspired outfits or movie characters to clever wordplay or coordinated props; these duos are sure to inspire you to step up your game this year.
After months of anticipation, Jennifer Lawrence is officially off the market. Jen and her beau Cooke Maroney finally locked each other down in a lavish wedding ceremony in Rhode Island last weekend. In fact, it was well worth the wait. The Hunger Games and X-Men star Jen was a picture of glamor in her custom-made, bejeweled Dior dress. The ceremony was also attended by a host of 150 A-lister guests, family, and friends. What's more, there were reports of the guests dancing the night away until 5.30 am. So, here's all you need to know about Jen and Cooke's romance and what went down last weekend.
Looking like something straight out of a Star Wars movie, Beijing's Daxing airport located about 30 miles south of the capital of China is a sight no one can forget. The dubbed "alien starfish" opened to the public on September 25th. Its hexagon-shaped main terminal is touted as the world’s biggest free-standing terminal. Popular Everything gives you a first look into this futuristic experience.
In an attempt to claim back his tremendous work, the notorious street artist Banksy has decided to open his very own store. We're here to explain to you the reasons behind this new business plan, and the strong moral message that goes behind it. Believe us, this is not just a new attempt at earning some money!
In the aftermath of the #MeToo movement, there seems to have been a seismic shift in Hollywood. After women from across the industry joined forces like never before, it seems to have ushered in a new era of female solidarity, and empowerment. So, we couldn't think of a better way to celebrate all the ladies of Hollywood, than the Elle's star-studded 2019 Women in Hollywood Awards. Still, the talk of tinsel-town this year was more about statements than fashion, and about "Where do we go from here?" So let's look at what these ladies had to say.
If you've always wondered what was beyond the gates at Nevada's most elusive location of Area 51, we're here to tell you that you're not alone! On September 20th of this year, a swarm of alien enthusiasts made the long trip over to Lincoln County, keen to get some answers once and for all on what's really down at this government facility. Popular Everything is giving you the full story of what really went on at this viral Facebook event.
Everyone loves a dramatic home transformation story. There's nothing more motivational than seeing creative people with a vision, breathe fresh life into the most tired, ordinary or shabbiest houses. It's also a great way to add instant value and drama to your home without moving. So, we've compiled a list of the most inspirational, dramatic, creative, unique and Pinterest-worthy home renovation stories from around the world.
If you haven't heard yet, we're here to introduce you to the recent fitness phenomenon that is goat yoga. And yes, it's exactly what it sounds like. Goat yoga involves the introduction of the adorable and curious farm animals into your regular yoga practice. While at first glance, this might seem a concept too strange to consider, thousands are signing up to try it out for themselves. Like most good ideas, goat yoga came to fruition from one person's ambitious project and has since grown into a social media craze.
Antonio Banderas has been nailing the role in hit motion pictures for years, but could this be his most impressive performance yet? Earlier this year, Spanish drama Pain and Glory released in movie theaters, and people have been blown away by Banderas' re-enactment of the protagonist. Popular Everything is paying a visit to this Spanish actor's personal life, and how a few interesting revelations enabled the star to nail his most recent role.
Demi Moore finally lets her guard down and for all to hear. The actress shares personal details of her life with the public in a new autobiography entitled "Inside Out" released in September 2019.Demi is now at the strongest point in her life after all she has endured and wants to share who she is and what she has experienced with no barriers.
This just in! The performers for the 2020 Superbowl halftime show have just been announced and this is a duo you will not want to miss. Over the past few years, we've witnessed vocal powerhouses like Maroon 5, Lady Gaga and even Prince take the stage as they perform a medley of their greatest hits. The world can barely contain its excitement over this upcoming fierce lineup and we can not wait to see what kind of show-stopping performance these two pop idols have in store for us.
For several years now, the world has recognized Conan O’Brien as one of the biggest talk show hosts to grace our television screens. Just recently, it was suggested that the star take his career one step further by releasing his very own podcasts, live for us all to tune in and listen to. Popular Everything is giving you the lowdown on what these new celeb chats are all about, and how the television personality is raking up millions of downloads with every weekly entry. Talk about working your way to the top!
One man went above and beyond in his unique proposal idea. Edi Okoro devised the perfect way to make girlfriend Cally Reed's proposal special, by proposing in front of her every day for a month without her knowing! He documented the whole month of "secret proposing" while she was none wiser, taking daily pictures of him and his girlfriend in which she is completely clueless to the engagement ring. Take a look at Edi's series of lucky escapes in which he manages not to get caught... just about!
Last Friday millions of children around the world skipped school... for a worthy cause. That cause was the latest global youth-run climate strike, organized by the FridaysForFuture movement. It says something about our world when our school kids have to skip class to school politicians about the planet. Alas, this is exactly what they did. From Afghanistan and Japan to Chile, these activists put their differences aside to unite for a common cause. So we've rounded up the most powerful, iconic images and impossibly clever signs from the streets.
Renee Zellweger is no stranger to the idea of extreme and dramatic transformations for her craft. She infamously put her body through the motions three times to get into the psyche of an overweight thirty-something for Brigitte Jones' Diary. Now, while she is back to he slender self once again, Renee traveled over the rainbow for her wildest transformation yet; for the upcoming Judy Garland biopic, dubbed Judy.