Star Scoop: Rihanna Too Racy for Instagram, Frank Ocean Takes on the Met, Oprah Bidding on the Clippers

By  April 30, 2014

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One of social media’s most active, popular celebrities could be in hot water with the folks at Instagram. After Rihanna uploaded nude images to the network from her salacious shoot with French magazine Lui, the photo-streaming service censored it, and threatened to close her account. Her response? Priceless.  [ELLE]

With reports of his sophomore album’s completion making rounds, Frank Ocean may have room on his plate for a special performance. One of epic, Anna Wintour-approved, white tie proportions. [The Hollywood Reporter]

Oprah Winfrey is balling… literally. The media magnate, whose worth is estimated to be in the billions, is in talks with two other money-making tycoons to put in a bid in to buy the Los Angeles Clippers from fallen owner Donald Sterling. “Oprah is not interested in running the team,” music mogul Geffen told ESPN reporter Jeremy Schaap. “She thinks it would be a great thing for an important black American to own [another] franchise… Between the three of us, we have a good shot.” [ESPN]

Everyone’s favorite “Hollaback Girl” confirmed that she will be joining Pharrell WilliamsBlake Shelton, and Adam Levine as coaches for season seven of The Voice. She’ll be taking over for the show’s original leading lady Christina Aguilera, who’s taking a leave while pregnant with her second child. [ABC News]

The Star Wars: Episode VII casting couch is still welcoming new leads. Though J.J. Abrams revealed the film’s cast yesterday, sources told The Hollywood Reporter that there is “one more substantial female role that has yet to be filled.” Stay tuned! [Vulture]

Zac Efron: all grown up. The star of High School Musical fame got candid in a feature with The Hollywood Reporter, where he opened up about breaking away from the ghosts of child stardom past, battling addiction, and overcoming anxiety. [The Hollywood Reporter]