Doc films about Demi Lovato, Tom Petty headline SXSW 2021
This combination photo shows Demi Lovato performing at the o2 in east London, on June 25, 2018, left, and Tom Petty performing during the Vegoose music festival in Las Vegas on Oct. 28, 2006. Documentaries about Lovato and Petty are among the films set to premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival this year. (AP Photo)Documentaries about Demi Lovato, Tom Petty, Selma Blair and Charli XCX are among the films set to premiere at next month's South by Southwest Film Festival. They held a makeshift virtual festival later that spring in collaboration with Amazon Prime Video, although some opted out. The Sundance Film Festival on Monday said that its virtual festival reached an audience about 2.7 times larger than its typical in-person gathering.
11 times Selma Blair made us want to hug her during her fight with multiple sclerosis
Selma Blair attends the 26th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images)In case you missed it, Selma Blair has been battling symptoms from multiple sclerosis for years, but was finally diagnosed in August 2018 when she visited a doctor for what she thought was a pinched nerve. In case you're unfamiliar with MS, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society describes it as an immune-mediated disease in which the body's immune system mistakenly attacks myelin in the central nervous system. Though less common, there are even more symptoms: speech problems, swallowing problems, tremors, seizures, breathing problems and hearing loss. [READ NEXT: Selma Blair sheds light on multiple sclerosis, but here's what you don't know | Gravity blankets could be your cure for insomnia, anxiety, restlessness | Take note: This teen with autism wrote the perfect guide on how to treat people]Graham Media Group 2019
Selma Blair Shares Revealing New Pantsless Photo, Has the Best Response for a Hater
Selma Blair is daring to bare! In a very revealing post, Blair posed in front of a mirror, sans pants, wearing a pink-and-green jacket and holding a crab-shaped purse over her crotch. @thombrowneny in #california Shot by @creativerehabnyc #subversiveuniverse #barbie.Blair got lots of love from her celebrity pals and fans for the post. Jaime King wrote, I love you cutie booty.But it wasnt all love for the star. She later shared a funny lookalike pic of a pantsless Barbie imitating her look, writing, "Thank you @looploft for making my day.
Selma Blair Reveals Shaved Head After Latest Round of MS Treatment
Selma Blair revealed a new appearance on Friday after completing a "banner day" of treatment for her multiple sclerosis. The actress, who has been candid about her life with the condition, opened up again to her follows in an emotional Instagram post. Sharing a photo of herself in the hospital, she showed her shaved head and the new walking bike that helps her get around. "Today is a banner day," Blair wrote. Blair first spoke about her diagnosis in an Instagram post in October, writing, "I am disabled.
Selma Blair Debuts Bald Head After Sharing Emotional Post About Her Son
Blair ended her post by referencing her son Arthur's eighth birthday. Prior to debuting her bald head, Blair posted a photo of Arthur cutting off her hair alongside an emotional post lamenting that she wouldn't be by his side on his birthday. Blair continued her caption by describing her "painful induced labor" with Arthur, whom she shares with her ex Jason Bleick, in 2011. And got my beloved dr paul crane back in town to easily deliver our boy," Blair continued. Blair concluded her post by detailing how much her son has grown over the years and marveling at the support he lends throughout her MS battle.
Selma Blair's famous friends helping her in MS battle
Selma Blair and Sarah Michelle Gellar attend the 26th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on May 10, 2019, in Beverly Hills, California. (CNN) - When it comes to living with multiple sclerosis, Selma Blair is getting by with a little help from her friends. The single mom of 8-year-old Arthur said longtime friends have rallied around her, including her "Cruel Intentions" costar Sarah Michelle Gellar and actress Jaime King. Blair, 47, went public last October with her diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, which affects the central nervous system. Blair said Gellar started a meal train in which other stars provide meals for Blair and her son.
Selma Blair Reveals How Her Son's Father Has Helped During Her MS Battle
Selma Blair is getting a lot of support since her MS diagnosis last year. "We have a flexible custody arrangement and Jason is a huge part of Arthurs life," Blair tells People of Bleik, whom she dated from 2010 to 2012. Im really proud of us." As for her son, Blair says that "he's had to endure a lot; he's seen a lot," but nevertheless remains a constant source of love and support to her. Though she's had to adapt her life since her diagnosis, Blair revealed that she still makes it a point to play with Arthur -- even if the games are a little different.
Selma Blair's 8-Year-Old Son Keeps Her Strong Amid Fight With MS: 'Mommy's Brave'
When Selma Blair is feeling weak, she turns to her 8-year-old son, Arthur, for strength. The actress revealed last October that she had been living with multiple sclerosis for years. Speaking to People for its most recent issue, Blair credited her son with keeping her strong. Hes had to endure a lot; hes seen a lot, Blair said. RELATED STORIESSelma Blair Speaks Publicly for 1st Time About Living With MSFox News' Janice Dean Has Advice for Selma Blair After MS DiagnosisSelma Blair's Airplane Meltdown Viewed With New Eyes After Revealing Interview on MS
Selma Blair posts touching video about motherhood, MS
Selma Blair attends the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 24, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. Selma Blair is talking about some of her physical struggles after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The actress, 46, posted a video earlier this week in which she was using a walking bike, with her son Arthur hitching a ride on the front. "Today was tough," Selma wrote. This walking bike is my lifeline to outside.