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5 things to know this morning: Melania Trump returns, Johnny Depp sues, and Oprah gets a museum exhibit

Good morning! Catch up on your pop culture news with our roundup of today’s top stories — so far. 

1. Ariana Grande unveils dramatic new look
Who’s that girl on the cover of British Vogue‘s July issue? None other than a ponytail-less Ariana Grande, who got a minimalist makeover for the stunning shoot. Read more >


2. Oprah Winfrey honored with museum exhibit
Trust that the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture will soon be named one of Oprah Winfrey’s favorite things. The D.C. institution is devoting an entire exhibit to the talk show host’s legacy with “Watching Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey Show and American Culture.” Read more >


3. Melania Trump resurfaces
After nearly a monthlong absence, FLOTUS finally emerged for a White House event honoring Gold Star families Monday night. Attendees were reportedly treated to an “awkward” joke made by President Trump about rumors of marital discord. Read more >


4. CFDA Awards winners named
From Kim Kardashian’s self-deprecating acceptance speech to Lupita Nyong’o’s metallic lips, Monday’s CFDA Awards was a flurry of ravishing red carpet fashion and designer tributes. See the list of winners here. Read more >


5. Johnny Depp sues over “wife beater” story
Johnny Depp is suing British tabloid The Sun for libel after it printed a column slamming J.K. Rowling’s support of the actor’s casting in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film franchise given allegations of spousal abuse against ex-wife Amber Heard. Depp was also referred to as a “wife beater” in the article. Read more >

Thanks for reading! Come back this evening for your p.m. pop culture roundup.