Whiskey and Celebrities

Boy, can she drink it up*: Rihanna brings the dram
Toasting the first of many <br>Credit: Late Night With Seth Meyers

Boy, can she drink it up*: Rihanna brings the dram

Not so long ago, we bought floor seats to Rihanna and got more whips, chains and Nuno Bettencourt than we bargained for. To steal a line from one of the Barbadian pop star’s racier hits, she may be bad, but she’s perfectly good at it. In his latest day-drinking binge, Seth Meyers downs a few with RiRi, who isn’t shy about her love of whiskey, either.

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Give me some Scotch, man*: Richard Roundtree returns to Shaft
Under all that leather, Shaft is a complicated guy<br> Credit: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Give me some Scotch, man*: Richard Roundtree returns to Shaft

Cue the immortal theme song by Isaac Hayes, and pour us a Scotch while you’re at it. Forget Samuel L. Jackson and Jessie Usher: we’re watching the new Shaft movie for Richard Roundtree, who played the badass PI in the original 1970s films.

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Bourbon cowboy: Shooting whiskey with Deadwood star Timothy Olyphant
Go on, make his day<br> Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Bourbon cowboy: Shooting whiskey with Deadwood star Timothy Olyphant

Sheriffs don’t get much better than simmering Seth Bullock, played by Timothy Olyphant in Deadwood, HBO’s whiskey-soaked revisionist Western. Now Olyphant is back in the saddle with a movie based on the legendary show, gunned down in 2006 after just three seasons. Foul-mouthed Al Swearengen, brothel keeper in the 1870s Gold Rush town of Deadwood, can’t have been happy about that.

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