Nardine Saad, Los Angeles Times

Nardine Saad

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Nardine:

Sam Smith declares they/them as their preferred pronouns

Sam Smith declared Friday that "they" and "them" are the correct pronouns to use when referring to the singer. → Read More

Adele files for divorce from Simon Konecki

Singer Adele filed for divorce from philanthropist Simon Konecki on Thursday after about seven years together. → Read More

Eddie Money dead at 70: Hitmaker known for ‘Take Me Home Tonight,’ ‘Baby Hold On'

Singer-songwriter Eddie Money, whose hits include "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Baby Hold On," has died of cancer at age 70. → Read More

Megan Markle’s fashion line is so generic it's tabloid-proof

The clothes in the Duchess of Sussex's new Smart Works capsule collection are professional but also pretty dang plain. Still, a women's charity benefits. → Read More

The prison situation is over: Mike Sorrentino of 'Jersey Shore' is free

"Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino was freed from prison on Thursday after serving a nearly eight-month sentence for tax evasion. → Read More

Ms. Monopoly is here. Psst: A woman invented the game in the first place

Toymaker Hasbro's Ms. Monopoly game is a twist on the classic and a celebration of female inventors and entrepreneurs. → Read More

'Crazy Rich Asians' director, cast support writer in pay dispute

"Crazy Rich Asians" director Jon M. Chu and stars Gemma Chan and Henry Golding stand with screenwriter Adele Lim in her fight for pay equality. → Read More

How the N.Y. Times got Ashley Judd and other Weinstein victims to talk

Actress Ashley Judd and New York Times reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey discussed their investigation into Harvey Weinstein on Monday's "Today" show. → Read More

Ariana Grande sues Forever 21 over failed deal and lookalike model

Ariana Grande is suing Forever 21 and seeking $10 million in damages, claiming that the retailer used her unauthorized likeness in a social media campaign. → Read More

Richard Linklater will devote 20 years to Sondheim film

"Boyhood" director Richard Linklater will spend 20 years adapting the Sondheim musical "Merrily We Roll Along," starring Beanie Feldstein and Ben Platt. → Read More

What the 'Dickinson'? Hailee Steinfeld teaser is a head-scratcher

Hailee Steinfeld aims to be a millennial heroine as the American poet Emily Dickinson in AppleTV+'s forthcoming comedy "Dickinson." → Read More

Here's how to watch MTV's 2019 VMAs

The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards take place on Monday and will air live from New Jersey at 8 p.m. Eastern and Pacific times. → Read More

Sean Spicer dismisses 'Dancing With the Stars' backlash

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer hopes his participation in "Dancing With the Stars" will "move the country forward in a positive way." → Read More

Jameela Jamil calls out British media over Meghan Markle: 'Just say you hate her because she’s black'

'The Good Place' star Jameela Jamil accuses British media of racism in royals' private jet debacle. → Read More

Guess we can't call it 'Bond 25' anymore: New 007 film finally gets a name

Eon Productions revealed the title on Tuesday, and the milestone film's name seems to strike a similar urgent-yet-matter-of-fact tone like classic 007 flicks. → Read More

Police shut down Amazon's 'Maisel Day' gas promo after traffic snarl

Santa Monica police ended Amazon's 'Maisel Day' 30-cent gas promotion after it severely backed up traffic near the 10 Freeway on Thursday. → Read More

Apple TV+: What 'The Morning Show' trailer says about the service

Apple's teaser for "The Morning Show," with Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, says more about its approach to TV than the drama itself. → Read More

Emmys 2019, following Oscars, to go without host

The 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards will go host-less this year, says Charlie Collier, new chief of Fox, which will air this year's ceremony. → Read More

Barack Obama remembers Toni Morrison as 'national treasure'

Former President Barack Obama crafted a powerful tribute to late author Toni Morrison, whom he honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2012. → Read More

Cardi B and Bernie Sanders are politics’ odd couple but share a vision

Sen. Bernie Sanders teamed up with rapper Cardi B, a vocal supporter, for a sitdown and 2020 campaign video aimed at increasing young voter turnout. → Read More