Leonardo DiCaprio and Mariah Carey? Cher and Tom Cruise? BUT THEY LIKE REALLY DATED?!
Using the same quick wit and signature illustration style that has attracted thousands of fans to his website, Ryan Casey presents all of the hilarious details behind four decades of celebrity hookups in But You Like Really Dated?! The Celebropedia of Hollywood Hookups (It Books; October 1, 2013; Original Paperback; $16.99)
In his new book, Ryan Casey has gathered together the strangest, most surprising, and downright odd mating and relating habits of the denizens of Hollyweird in this four color, fully illustrated extravaganza. After tweeting a portrait of Andy Cohen during a Watch What Happens Live episode, Andy Cohen later featured it on the show and it turned into the branding for the hit late night chat show. Ryan’s popularity continues to rise with thousands of new followers a day to his website and after becoming a Bloggie winner and a Webby Award nominee, BUT YOU LIKE REALLY DATED?! is the perfect follow up to his online success.
With amazing trivia about celebrity hookups, breakups, and makeouts, BUT YOU LIKE REALLY DATED?! is filled with Ryan’s commentary and signature drawings. He brilliantly captures Amanda Bynes, Justin Timberlake, Honey Boo Boo, Taylor Swift and others with hundreds of spot-on illustrations. His razor-sharp commentary and amazingly detailed illustrations makes BUT YOU LIKE REALLY DATED?! the funniest and most visually exciting book this fall.
BUT YOU LIKE REALLY DATED?! has page after page of Ryan’s snark, signature illustrations, and amazing attention to detail. It’s hard to keep up with all of the romantic behavior of celebrities, but lucky for you, Ryan has documented all of the hookups and breakups in glorious, full color illustrations.
BUT YOU LIKE REALLY DATED?! hilariously explores:
- The Dirty Dozen: The twelve horniest superstars in Hollywood, including:
o Leonardo DiCaprio
o Taylor Swift
o Lindsay Lohan
- WTF? Couples: The oddest hookups in Hollyweird:
o Chelsea Handler and 50 Cent
o Jeff Goldblum and Nicole Richie
o Johnny Depp and Ellen Barkin
o Moby and Natalie Portman
o Justin Timberlake and Ashley Olsen
And other odd couples, with a decade-by- decade breakdown!
- The History of the Super Couple: A timeline chronicling the most famous super couples with:
o Adam and Eve
o Ken and Barbie
o Jay-Z and Beyoncé
- Talk of the Town: A collection of Hollywood’s bad publicity with:
o Tiger Woods
o Eddie Cibrian and Leann Rimes
o Charlie Sheen
Beautifully designed and dead-on hysterical, But You Like Really Dated?! is perhaps the funniest book you’ll read this year!
About the Author
Ryan Casey is an illustrator and designer living in Brooklyn, NY. Growing up in the suburbs west of Philadelphia, Ryan remembers watching soap operas with his mother in the 80s and drawing with crayons the people he saw on the screen. He graduated from The University of the Arts in 2005 with a degree in Illustration and Design. Ryan’s clients include HBO, NBC Universal/Bravo, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Diesel, PerezHilton.com, Us Weekly, iVillage.com, The American Music Awards, and the Philadelphia City Paper. Ryan illustrates the award winning blog “But You’re Like Really Pretty.”