The Daily Dish – Friday, August 21

Ben Affleck will return as Batman for The Flash movie. He’ll join another former Caped Crusader, Michael Keaton, in the timeline-altering storyline Flashpoint. (

Chi Chi DeVayne, who appeared on RuPaul’s Drag Race and RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, has died after a battle with pneumonia, Variety reports. She was 34.

Tosh.0, hosted by Daniel Tosh, will end after its upcoming 12th season on Comedy Central — which is moving toward adult animation.

Kirsten Dunst is a bit confused about being on one of Kanye West‘s Presidential campaign posters.
The actress, along with Vogue editor Anna Wintour, found her image in his “Kanye West 2020 Vision” poster after the rapper / presidential candidate posted it on Twitter Wednesday.
Kirsten tweeted at Kanye, asking, “What’s the message here, and why am I a part of it?”
She and Anna did not give their permission to be on the poster, which also features several other, non-famous people.

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will happen this year.
The company who puts on the event says it will be “re-imagined” as was done for the Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said, “Some is going to be virtual, there might be some small in-person pieces, spread out pieces, it’s not going to look at all of course like how we are used to — but the important thing is the traditions will be kept in some way.”
Macy’s says more details are coming later in the fall.

Following allegations of a toxic work environment at Ellen DeGeneres’s talk show, the host has increased perks for her staff. Page Six says employees will receive “increased paid time off and a generous medical leave policy.”
The new benefits package also includes birthdays off and paid time for medical appointments and family matters.
This comes after Ellen apologized for management’s bad behavior during a Zoom call with staff on Monday.
Another source tells Page Six that Ellen will return to set next week and some staffers are excited to “move forward” from the drama.