The infamous blogger reveals the secrets of Hollywood’s biggest celebrity website
Perez Hilton is an American entertainer and popular blogger, founder of the eponymous celebrity gossip site. In this in-depth interview, he explains what has made “Hollywood’s Most Hated Website” a success, outlasting many others; divulges the frustrations of his job and the pressures and intrusion of social media; reveals a ‘ton of regrets’ over historic celebrity feuds; shares his thoughts on Castro’s death after his inaccurate announcement in 2007, and why he isn’t optimistic about the future for Cuba; gives advice to the younger generation of bloggers, and discusses his commitment to sheer hard work as the only route to success.
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