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Troye Sivan Shares First Part of Behind-The-Scenes Series on his “Lucky Strike” Video

Troye Sivan Lucky Strike BTSTroye SIvan’s new video for his single “Lucky Strike” has gotten attention not only for its willingness to show same-sex romance in a mainstream pop music video, but also for the stylistic elements of its direction and photography. Troye and director Emma Westenberg speak about those stylistic elements in a new BTS film that he has just shared about the shooting of his video.

You can get some insights into the thoughts behind the visual storytelling style of “Lucky Strike” in the clip below.   Continue Reading →


Troye Sivan Continues Project of Making Gay Love Understandable to the Mainstream in Video for “Lucky Strike”

Troye Sivan Lucky StrikeTroye Sivan’s video for “Lucky Strike” is unapologetically about a summer crush between two men. It does not shy away from the implied meanings in the song’s lyrics, and Troye walks a fine line between being dramatic and being humorous in playing a love struck young man crushing on a beach-boy hunk.

Of course, it’s hardly the first video to show gay male attraction. But there is also something a little revolutionary about Troye’s bright and colorful video. When Troye gets up and does his admittedly awkward dancing in front of a mixed group of everyday people on the beach, there is something subtle and subversive happening. Namely, without preaching, Troye is inviting everyone to sing along to this ode to boy-on-boy love.   Continue Reading →


Watch Troye Sivan and his Beautiful Sister Sage Mellet Get Ready for The ‘Golden Globes’

Troye Sivan Sage SivanVogue Magazine today aired a behind-the-scenes video of Troye Sivan getting ready for last weekend’s Golden Globes. Troye received his first nomination this year in the category of “Best Original Song in a Motion Picture” for “Revelation,” his collaboration with Jonsi that appeared on the soundtrack for the movie Boy Erased.

Troye caused quite a stir back in his homeland of Australia because of the date that he brought with him to the awards show — his 21-year old sister, Sage Mellet. Many news outlets have run with photos of the pair, declaring Troye’s younger sister a “stunning beauty” and a future “supermodel.” Some newspapers also complimented Troye on the care that he showed for his kid sister in being willing to share the big awards-show experience with her.

In fact, some of the best parts of the video are the affectionate bits of advice that Troye doles out to his sister on how to handle the red carpet and the press. Another funny moment is when they both realize that they would like to bump into actor Timothee Chalamet at the event …

You can watch the Vogue video below.

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The Best Beauty Tips of 2018 from Kylie Jenner, Hailey Bieber, Rihanna, Lili Reinhart and Others

Vogue MakeupVogue Magazine put together a video of all the best beauty tips that it collected from young celebs in 2018. Among those whose makeup hints and moisturizing tricks Vogue showcased were Kylie Jenner, Hailey Bieber, Rihanna, Lili Reinhart, Troye Sivan, Emily Ratajkowski, Elsa Hosk, Kim Kardashain West, Tinashe and Lily Aldridge.

You can check out how these and other stars ‘put their faces on’ in the show-and-tell video below.   Continue Reading →

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Ariana Grande Shares Teaser for her Upcoming ‘Chick Flick’ Mashup Video to “Thank U, Next”

Ariana Grande Thank U Next VideoAriana has been dropping references to her favorite ‘chick flicks’ ever since she performed “Thank U, Next” on The Ellen Degeneres Show with a routine out of the First Wives Club.

The connection between “Thank U, Next” and First Wives Club might have initially confused some of her fans, but over the last couple weeks, Ariana has doubled down on the more general theme by posting shots of herself and other actors with references to a small list of additional romantic comedies appealing to women that seem to include Mean Girls, Bring It On, 13 Going on 30 and Legally Blonde.

So now everyone has caught on to the clues. Ariana is doing a mashup of these ‘chick flick’ comedies as the basis for the music video to her No. 1 hit, “Thank U, Next.”

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Troye Sivan Says Finishing his Current Album Was a “Relief” after Heavy Role in “Boy Erased”

troye sivan the viewTroye Sivan sat down the women of The View to talk about his role in the movie Boy Erased. At one point, Troye was asked whether or not his experiences playing the role of a young man trying to survive gay conversion therapy in the film affected how he approached his music. Troye’s answer was interesting.

Troye had started but not complete his current album, Bloom, when he went off to film Boy Erased. After shooting completed on the movie, Troye returned to finish the album and found that Continue Reading →