fame

Culture

are all celebrity romances fake? exploring the "showmance" theory

Type “Shawn Mendes Camila Cabello” into Twitter, and all anybody seems to cry is “fake news”.
Philippa Snow
8.14.19
Culture

that time that lindsay lohan dressed up as sharon tate on charles manson’s birthday

It was a moment that may have outdone Tarantino's new film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, in tastelessness, and we've had four years to consider why it happened...
Philippa Snow
8.8.19
Culture

a brief history of ridiculous disguises worn by celebrities escaping paparazzi

Unravelling a famous person's desire to hide – but the inescapable need to still be seen.
Philippa Snow
7.29.19
Culture

what do britney spears and judy garland have in common?

Both women – sick but totally iconic, medicated and manipulated – are to some degree casualties of a similar disease.
Philippa Snow
6.7.19
Culture

inside the world of the internet meta-celebrities you've never heard of

Make a living from spilling the tea on YouTube.
Sirena Bergman
12.3.18
Music

inside the very modern fame game of bhad bhabie

We meet the artist formerly known as Cash Me Outside Girl in London, to understand what it means to turn viral infamy into hip-hop stardom
Felix Petty
7.18.18
Culture

this is how you get a star on the hollywood walk of fame

For starters, you need a spare $40,000.
Georgie Wright
4.24.18
News

selena gomez opens up about loneliness, fame and social media

“I feel like I know everybody but I have no friends.”
Roisin Lanigan
9.12.17
Fashion

the cult of celebrity: how sinister is our obsession with fame?

A look at whether our hunger for fame is a product of a consumerist society, or something that touches on a deeper level of our psyche.
Greg French
4.5.17
Music

why staying silent is fast becoming the secret to superstardom

The fact that we still don’t know a huge amount about some of the most famous people on the planet is thrilling. But is the perception more interesting than the reality?
Michael Cragg
11.21.16
Culture

​inside the world of instagram's teenage super fans

Meet the tech savvy kids breaking stories between class.
i-D Staff
1.21.16
tv

​is tv fame the only way you can prove your worth?

TV talent shows are a huge part of contemporary culture, but when they have a reputation for damaging the integrity of the artists who apply to them, why do so many people still seek fame through them? Performance artist Scottee explains why he’s never...
Scottee Scottee
5.22.15
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