News: ‘Heartstopper’ Star Kit Connor Beefs Up + More

L-R Nathaniel Massiah, Kit Connor
L-R Nathaniel Massiah, Kit Connor (via Instagram)

Some news items you might have missed:

OUT: Heartstopper star Kit Connor must be bulking up for an upcoming movie role. Check out his arms and abs in photos posted by trainer Nathaniel Massiah on Instagram.

The Advocate: Police say the shooter who killed three children and three adults at a Nashville school on Monday was Audrey Hale, 28, a former student. Several outlets have reported that the shooter was transgender having recently transitioned and used “he/him” pronouns.

Variety: Nathan Lane says Robin Williams ‘protected’ him from being outed on ‘Oprah’ in 1996. The Community Church of Chesterland, which plans to host a Drag Story Hour next Saturday, said its sign and building were vandalized Friday night.

Reuters: A newly fired Fox News producer is seeking to recant testimony she said network lawyers coerced her into providing as Fox defends against Dominion Voting Systems’ $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit.

Washington Post: Rep. Andrew Ogles (R-Tenn.), who represents the Nashville district where the Covenant School is located, said Monday in a statement that he was “utterly heartbroken” by the mass shooting that left six people dead, including three children.

Twitter: Elon Musk announced today that only paid “blue check” accounts on Twitter will be promoted in the current “For You” feature. Musk also recently shared that everyone who wants a “blue check” will have to pay for it as of April – including those verified before the paid format was instituted.