Press is an entertainment news and gossip blog co-founded by Elaine "Lainey" Lui. The primary voice of, she is also co-host of CTV's daytime talk show "The Social", and a reporter on CTV's "etalk", Canada's number one rated entertainment news show.

The site started as an email to small group of friends and colleagues in 2003 and spread by word of mouth to thousands of now loyal readers. It launched as a website in December 2004 and has since grown into an immensely popular entertainment destination visited by over 1.5 million monthly unique readers. Generating over 18 million monthly page views, it is now a leading international celebrity gossip source and a must read for well-read, educated females across North America.


2014年4月,莱尼第一本书实现了新金沙线上她毕生的梦想听听鸡的叫声:当一个母亲知道得最好时,女儿该怎么办?回忆录was published (by Random House in Canada and Penguin in the USA).


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The Ringer, October 2016
Lainey Is Yours in Gossip: How a 12-year-old celebrity blog became essential again
作者:Allison P.Davis

Elaine Lui has had her back to me for about 20 minutes, typing away on her Surface tablet. We're tucked into her broom closet of an office in Toronto's Bell Media complex, where Lui sits amid an immense but well-organized pile of stuff. A heap of designer shoes is stashed in a cubby; the walls are decorated in the style of collage-obsessed 19-year-old - there's a Slytherin banner on her front door...链接到全文

Slate, July 2016
A Celebrity Gossip Expert Explains the Summer of Taylor Swift
By Heather Schwedel

泰勒•斯威夫特很夏天——从她的breakup with Calvin Harris to the birth of Hiddleswift to Kim Kardashian's receipts-apalooza, plus or minus a Nils Sjoberg, she's been consistently dominating headlines. But what does it all mean? is where many of the smart women I follow online turn for informed interpretation of the latest celebrity scandal...链接到全文

The Walrus, March 2015

Elaine Lui is a Canadian television personality, reporter, blogger, and author. She runs the celebrity-gossip website, reports for CTV's etalk, co-hosts CTV's daily talk series The Social, and wrote the mother-daughter memoir Listen to the Squawking Chicken...链接查看视频


She's the quirkiest, funniest and most watchable member of The Social, CTV's answer to The View, and the active ingredient in its success. The show, now in its second season, reaches 2.4 million viewers weekly (up 300,000 from Season One) and has reeled in such high-watt guests as Katy Perry, Jessica Alba, Jane Lynch and Daniel Radcliffe. Her website, LaineyGossip, attracts...链接到全文

FLARE 2014年5月
Mother Clucker
By Maureen Halushak

In her new "sort of" memoir, Lainey Gossip's ELAINE LUI divulges her most personal scoop yet: the inner workings of her insanely close relationship with her mom, semi-affectionately known as the Squawking Chicken. Over dim sum, MAUREEN HALUSHAK observes the dynamic. Read on for the full experience, plus an exclusive excerpt...链接到全文

Elaine Lui dissects the Celebrity Industrial Complex: Raising an eyebrow to celebrity image-making
By Nina Metz

两周前,当格温妮丝·帕特洛和克里斯·马丁宣布他们要离婚时,许多人都把注意力集中在他们的声明中所用的“有意识的脱钩”暗语,这句话被发布在帕特洛的生活方式网站上谷歌. 娱乐记者和莱尼八卦背后的力量伊莲·吕采取了不同的策略,分析了不断变化的边界。。。新金沙线上新金沙线上投注链接到全文

作者:Kelli Catana

Elaine Lui is the genius behind the ridiculously successful celebrity gossip blog Lainey Gossip, a correspondent on ETalk and most recently one of the hosts of the very successful CTV daytime talk show The Social. Lui now gets to add "author" to that list of accomplishments with the release of her first book titled Listen To The Squawking Chicken: When Mother Knows Best...链接到全文

Toronto Life April 2014
In Lurv With Lainey: Elaine Lui's rise to the top of the gossip pantheon

Elaine Lui is 40 but has the bearing of a 16-year-old, boundless and brash, her body language filled with aggressive eye rolls, giggles and wild gesticulation. Sitting in a green room at the CTV studios on Queen West, writing a post for her blog,- LaineyGossip, she takes a long drag from her e-cigarette, a bejewelled bauble that looks like a tube of lip gloss and emits a trail of vanilla-scented vapour...链接到全文

Toronto Star, April 10, 2014
LaineyGossip blogger Elaine Lui reveals all in her new book
By Dianne Rinehart

No one will ever have to "out" celebrity gossip blogger Elaine Lui of LaineyGossip on her own life. The contributor to etalk and co-host of The Social has already dished it up - raw, spicy, unvarnished and uncensored - on a silver platter for everyone to digest and pick over in her new memoir, Listen to the Squawking Chicken...链接到全文

Vancouver Sun, April 9, 2014
Q&A: Elaine Lui loves her mom, but life lessons were hard

伊莱恩他是喜神贝斯t known for her website: LaineyGossip, where she spills all about movie stars, royalty and other celebrities. She gave a TED (Technology, Education and Design) talk in which she said: "My name is Lainey and I talk sh-t for a living," and then proceeded to explain how gossip is really a more profound discussion about societal values....链接到全文

Ottawa Life, April 8, 2014
Gossip Girl: Lainey Gossip Teaches Celebrity Studies in Ottawa
By Alexandra Gunn

有名人研究吗?在渥太华举行的一场私人活动上,CTV电视台eTalk的著名记者兼脱口秀《the Social》的联合主持人Elaine Lui发表了一篇令人信服的演讲,该活动汇集了媒体、博客和娱乐爱好者。更为人所知的是莱尼八卦,她当然认为流言蜚语的文化在很大程度上说明了我们作为一个社会的身份。。。新金沙线上新金沙线上投注链接到全文

The (Georgia) Straight, March 31, 2014

A WEEK BEFORE the release of her debut memoir, Elaine Lui is understandably nervous. While she has gabbed about dozens of celebrities on her blog for nearly a decade, Listen to the Squawking Chicken: When a Mother Knows Best, What's a Daughter to Do? A Memoir (Sort Of) (Random House Canada) marks the first time Lui has written in detail about herself and her family...链接到全文


A decade ago, Elaine Lui started LaineyGossip as an email blast among friends. Today, her blog is one of the most successful gossip sites in the world. Next week, she'll appear at the eighth annual SMUT Soiree (a one-night-only celebrity gab-fest), and this fall she'll be back in Toronto to co-host a daily talk show called The Social...链接到全文

MacLeans, March 4, 2013

A vital player in the new Hollywood hype machine, Lainey Lui is building an empire out of 'smut'. On Feb. 24, the day the entertainment complex gathers for the lucrative popularity contest known as the Academy Awards, Elaine Lui will wake in her Los Angeles hotel room before 6 a.m. For Lui, who produces Canada's pre-eminent celebrity gossip website,, this is a big game day ...链接到全文

Globe and Mail - Sunday, February 17, 2013
Lainey's secret to success? Hard work and a mom who didn't varnish the truth


The Walrus
Gossip Girl
By Sarah Selecky

A COUPLE OF YEARS AGO, CTV flew me from Victoria to Vancouver to shoot an interview for an eTalk special on the Scotiabank Giller Prize. A producer emailed me a week before the taping: Lainey ( eTalk reporter) will be hosting the special. Curious, I followed the link...链接到全文

加拿大Hairdresser International - Nov 2012


By Steve Ladurantaye

When it comes to celebrity gossip, bigger isn't always better.Some of the biggest news about the Biggest Celebrity Divorce Ever hasn't come from the weathered hordes of American celebrity bloggers and megasites such as, but from the Vancouver home of Lainey Lui, a Canadian blogger who has run her own site at since 2005. Since her first big scoop ...链接到全文

NATIONAL POST, Saturday, August 6, 2011
By Amoryn Engel


Gossip queen Lainey Lui channels bitchiness into blogs
By Emily Barca


LifeStyle Magazine, December, 2009
Q&A with Lainey
By Julia LeConte

Lifestyle Magazine: Is TIFF the best or the worst time of your for you? Lainey: The best moments happen at TIFF, how about that? etalk has the most complete coverage, and it means that we basically handle everything and we're everywhere. So I can't say to you that the best time of my life is when I'm run down, but I can tell you that the best moments I have working as a blogger ...链接到全文

Globe and Mail, November 20, 2009
Hunted and haunted by the Twi-Hard hordes
By Elaine Lui

Vancouver gossip blogger Lainey recalls the hormonal hurricane surrounding the making of The Twilight Saga: New Moon. Instead of spending quality time with my husband at a Vegas blackjack table, there I was in a bathroom at Caesars Palace, whispering with another manover the phone. There was a Twilight cast party going on back in Vancouver, and the man - an on-set source of mine ...链接到全文

National Post, September 18, 2009
作者:Lia Grainger

Lounging on the patio of the Park Hyatt hotel's rooftop lounge, sipping a $10 vodka soda, Lainey looks at home. The 35-year-old author of her own celebrity blog,, seems unruffled by the gown-clad crowd that murmurs about the candlelit party, and she's equally unfazed by the fact that in less than an hour she'll be on the TIFF red carpet with a mic in her hand ...链接到全文

MacLeans, July 24, 2009
The case against having kids
By Anne Kingston

Elaine Lui was 29 years old and had been married for a year when she and her husband, Jacek Szenowicz, decided that they didn't want children. "Before that, we didn't give it a lot of thought," says the Vancouver-based eTalk reporter who writes the popular celebrity gossip blog "It was just an assumption, 'You get married, you have kids.'...链接到全文

Metro, April 2, 2008
Gossip going to blogs?
The Canadian Press

Readers turning to websites for celebrity dirt: Is our appetite for celebrity gossip waning, spurred on by the mystifying fame of cookie-cutter reality stars and a preponderance of speculative stories that rarely come to pass? Some are suggesting that a 10-year tidal wave of Hollywood celebrity news has crested and is beginning to recede - though others counter...链接到全文

Interview: Elaine (Lainey) Lui: Gossip Girl


InStyle UK, January 2008
What's HOT 2008
By InStyle


The Gossip Hound
By Denise Balkisoon

Hungry for the latest Brangelina and Britney-Federline news, 150,000 readers a day flock to the Vancouver-based site catty, the gossip hub was founded in 2005 by webmaster Elaine Lui, 33, then a development officer at the child-welfare agency Covenant House. She's since quit her job to devote her days - and nights - to the project...Link to article

BC Business, December 2006
Celebrity Pay Dirt
作者:Jessica Werb

Video killed the radio star, so the song by one-hit-wonder The Buggles goes. And bloggers, it seems, may just kill the entertainment magazine. Take Elaine Lui, a Vancouver-based celebrity gossip whose decidedly irreverent blog,, has garnered her thousands of fans across North America and landed her a regular TV spot on CIV's eTalk. It's not just Lui's unique brand...链接到全文