Celebrity Gossip: Kathy Griffin, Sophie Turner and More!

KATHY GRIFFIN TOASTS MOM’S 99th: Kathy Griffin celebrated her mother’s 99th birthday by remembering happier times. Earlier this year, the comedian said that her mother, Maggie, is suffering from dementia. “Today is my mother Maggie’s 99th Birthday. I spoke with her yesterday and, unfortunately, I’m sorry to say her dementia is worsening,” Kathy wrote on Twitter, sharing an old red carpet photo of the mother-daughter pair. “Here’s a fun picture to celebrate happier times.”

DID SOPHIE TURNER HAVE A POST-WEDDING BACHELORETTE PARTY? Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas may have gotten married after the Billboard Awards in Vegas, but that doesn’t mean she can’t have a girls’ weekend! Fans speculate that the luxe weekend Turner and her friends, including GOT alum Maisie Williams, enjoyed in Spain was actually a bachelorette party. The ladies enjoyed a private jet, time at the spa, and of course, time at the pool. 

MARK HAMILL TALKS GETTING FIRED: Everyone’s been fired once, even Mark Hamill. The Star Wars icon opened up on Late Late Show With James Corden opened up about working at Jack in the Box in Hollywood when he was an up-and-comer. “I was always trying to find the theatrical aspects of it,” Hamill said of the fast good gig. “I was in the back all the time, making shakes and manning the grill, and I always aspired to work the [drive-thru] window. The one chance I had at it — it never occurred to me to not be in character.” His manager was not thrilled by his version of the Jack in the Box mascot at the window: “My manager didn’t think it was very funny. He told me to go home and never come back. I got fired. Fired! For being in character!”