17 Entertainment Apps & Magazines for Celebrity Gossip & Pop Culture for iPhone & iPad

September 14, 2012

Celebrity gossip is one of our favorite guilty pleasures so we put together the ultimate app list to keep you in-the-know of the latest celeb news and pop culture happenings. From watching the latest viral videos to the top 10 must-read books to getting late-breaking celeb updates, these apps cover it all. Let us know what your favorite apps are in the comment section.

BuzzFeed - for iPhone & iPad

  • Features the latest viral videos, images, links and buzz
  • Topics inlcude: politics, tech, lifestyle, Celeb, LGBT, Sports and more
  • Know the movies, music and products that are worth your time
  • Share on Facebook and Twitter
View on iTunes

Hollyscoop - for iPhone & iPad

  • Get the latest entertainment information
  • Exclusive red carpet coverage
  • Fun facts about your favorite celebrities
  • High quality videos and photo galleries
View on iTunes

E! Online - for iPhone

  • Get the very best of E! Online
  • Breaking entertainment news, photos, and videos
  • Watch clips of your favorite E! Shows
  • Share articles, photos and videos on Facebook and Twitter
View on iTunes

EW’s Must List (from Entertainment Weekly) - for iPad

  • Entertainment Weekly’s editors curate the ultimate fun guide to the best new stuff in entertainment
  • Every Friday you’ll get the top 10 movies, TV shows, books, music, viral videos, games or apps that you need to know about
  • Listen to audio tracks, watch HD video trailers and read EW reviews
  • Tap to purchase items on the spot
View on iTunes

Urban Gossip - for iPhone

  • Get the hottest urban celebrity news from 20 websites in one app
  • Easy access to your favorite blogs
  • Hilarious and juicy gossip
  • Share on Facebook
View on iTunes

TMZ - for iPad

  • Get exclusive TMZ celebrity news
  • High quality videos including raw and uncut videos and TMZ live episodes
  • Photo galleries
  • Create a TMZ profile and share news with friends, leave comments and track your favorite stars
View on iTunes

Gossip Junkie - for iPhone

  • News from the 23 best celebrity gossip sites and blogs
  • Get late, breaking gossip news instantly with push notifications
  • Share on Facebook and Twitter
View on iTunes

Wonderwall - for iPhone

  • The premier app for celeb gossip, photos, interviews and more
  • Get the latest celeb buzz and breaking news
  • Includes pop culture countdowns, celeb love advice, star style and original interviews
  • Funny celeb videos and wacky Internet memes
View on iTunes


  • Entertainment Weekly is your guide to the latest movies, TV, music, books and more
  • Subscribe and get 1 month free
  • 1 month subscription is $2.99, 1 year subscription is $24.99, single issue is $4.99
  • Current subscribers access the app for free
View on iTunes

PEOPLE Magazine - for iPad

  • People Magazine gives you exclusive celebrity videos, TV reviews, movie trailers and song samples
  • Subscribe and get 1 month free
  • 1 month subscription is $9.99, 6 month subscription is $54.99, single issue $3.99
  • Current subscribers access the app for free
View on iTunes

INSTYLE Magazine - for iPad

  • InStyle Magazine brings you the latest fashion and beauty tips
  • Celebrity style secrets and hot fashion trends
  • 1 month subscription is $1.99, 1 year subscription is $23.99, single issues is $4.99
  • Current subscribers access the app for free
View on iTunes

PEOPLE Celebrity News Tracker - for iPhone

  • Delivers up-to-the-minute celebrity breaking news and photos
  • Full screen celeb photos and in-depth profiles on over 200 celebs
  • A top 5 list that displaying the most-read stories to catch up quickly
View on iTunes

MTV News - for iPhone & iPad

  • Keep up with the latest pop culture news on music, movies, TV, celebs and gaming
  • Exclusive videos updated throughout the day
  • Exclusive celebs photos from MTV events and more
View on iTunes

IMDb Buzz - Entertainment News - for iPhone

  • Get daily updates about your favorite celebs, movies, and TV shows from hundreds of sources
  • Create and rank your news feed to match your interests and see the info you want first
  • See daily celeb birthdays
  • Browse the most popular celebs of the day
  • Search the IMDB database
View on iTunes

The Soup - for iPhone

  • Watch clips of The Soup and catch all the best moments of pop culture
  • Access to digital content not seen on the show
  • The “Hall of Fame” lets you relive the funniest moment from The Soup
  • Funny videos, photos and tweets from around the web
View on iTunes

TIME Populist - for iPad

  • TIME Magazine’s editors create lists of the best and worst in entertainment
  • Lists cover movies, music, books, TV shows and video games
  • New lists are added every week
View on iTunes

Univision - for iPhone & iPad

  • Univision’s latest national and local news including entertainment, sports and music for the Hispanic community
  • See the best photos and videos of the day
  • Personal horoscopes of the day and videos of the week
  • Get the latest weather information
View on iTunes


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