SO SAD: Carrie Fisher passed away on Tuesday and then yesterday, her mother, actress Debbie Reynolds, had a stroke and passed away. While discussing Carrie's funeral yesterday, Debbie said, “I want to be with Carrie.” 15 minutes later she had the stroke.
WHOA: JonBenet Ramsey's brother, Burke, is suing CBS for $750 million for their TV special that insinuated he killed his sister.
GET IT GIRL: UFC fighter Ronda Rousey is ready to crush Amanda Nunes tomorrow night in their match. Ronda said, "I don't care about how much money I make. I don't care about interviews and I don't care how I look. All I care about is winning my belt back.”
CONGRATS: Willow is a big sister! Pink gave birth to a baby boy named Jameson Moon Hart on December 26, 2016.
3RD TIME IS NOT THE CHARM: J-Lo's ex husband, Marc Anthony, has filed for divorce from his third wife. Ironically, they announced their split last month, one day after after J Lo and Marc kissed eachother on the lips at the Latin Grammys.
OOOH: Drake and Jennifer Lopez both posted a pic on Instagram yesterday of them cuddling and Drake is looking directly into the camera. Pretty sure it's just genius marketing for the new music they're creating together...or is it?
R.I.P. Best known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars movies, actress Carrie Fisher passed away yesterday morning at the age of 60. She suffered cardiac arrest last Friday and they took her to the hospital where she was placed on a ventilator. The family was debating removing her from life support, but yesterday morning her heart stopped and she died.
NOT COOL: Queen Latifah had her $160,000 Mercedes Benz stolen last week. A friend was using her car and they stopped for gas in Atlanta. Someone jumped into the driver's seat of Queen's car and drove off with it! The car was eventually found and there was no damage, but cops are still searching for the suspects.
AWESOME: Taylor Swift pulled off a "Christmas miracle" for a World War ll veteran, 96 year old Cyrus Porter, when she knocked on his door with guitar in hand and serenaded him. Cyrus is a super fan and has traveled hundreds of miles to watch Taylor in concert. He' battling cancer, but he's on a mission to be front and center during Taylor's next tour. Pics on Morning Buzz FB page.
COOL: RR Auction is selling off a pair of matching leather chairs that President Obama sat on during his 2008 election campaign. They have Barack's campaign logo stitched into the material...but wait, there's more...they recline too! #thanksobama
R.I.P. George Michael passed away over the weekend at the age of 53. His partner found him peacefully in bed on Christmas morning. His reps say he died from heart failure. Michael was working on a Showtime movie about his life, due out in March.
CONGRATS: Nick Lachey and wife Vanessa welcomed their third child together on December 24, a baby boy named Phoenix.
DUMB: Sony's official Music Twitter page was hacked over the weekend and they declared Britney Spears dead in a tweet, followed by another tweet remembering her life. Minutes later, OurMine Security tweeted that Sony's account had been compromised and Britney Spears was alive and well!
LOLZ: This Christmas, Kobe Bryant was all about his new baby Bianka and the movie “Home Alone.” Kobe posted, "Home watching a classic and realized this was my face 1 week ago when I realized I didn't have the NBA package LOL #mindblown."
NO WAY: The Kardashians have done the unthinkable. They cancelled their annual Christmas Card. With Kim's robbery, Khloe's finalized divorce, Kanye's breakdown, and Rob and Chyna's drama...they just couldn't find the time to get together for the picture.
SAD: Brad Pitt has fired back against Angelina Jolie, essentially claiming she's a bad parent for putting their family drama on blast for public consumption. Brad asked for an emergency order to seal the case but was shut down, so now he's filed a formal motion to seal the case.
TO THE RESCUE: Nicki Minaj is coming to the rescue of a Miami nightclub by replacing Jennifer Lopez at their New Year's Eve party. Rumor is she's getting significantly less dough. J-Lo was supposed to get 1 million for the gig.
WHAT THE? Bet you didn't think you were gonna see Tiger Woods without a shirt on today, did ya? Well, it's on the internet! He's dressed up as his favorite winter character, "Mac Daddy Santa." Tiger Woods explained, "Xmas tradition that my kids love. Mac Daddy Santa is back!"
OH NO SHE DIDN'T: Bella Thorne and Charlie Puth were not meant to last...mostly because she's allegedly still dating Tyler Posey! Charlie publicly apologized to Tyler and broke it off with Bella, saying, "I'm just removing myself from this." He also tweeted, "I don't know Tyler personally, but I know he shouldn't be treated this way." Bella of course responded, saying, "Ty and I have been broken up for like, two weeks.” Oh, well in that case...
SO SAD: Alan Thicke died of a "ruptured aorta," a massive tear in the body's largest artery, according to his death certificate. Doctors desperately tried to save Alan's life by performing a median sternotomy where they crack open the sternum to open up the area around the heart and lungs so they could operate but obviously it was unsuccessful.
OH JEEZ: A judge in Buenos Aires has dropped the hammer on Justin Bieber, charging him for allegedly ordering a beatdown on a photographer in Argentina, and then stealing his money and gear, back in 2013. Until the case is resolved, Bieber cannot return to Argentina, because he'll be arrested. His lawyers will appeal the charges.
UGH: Blac Chyna claims Adidas approached her about a shoe line deal, but their offer was too low. Sources connected with Adidas say, "This is 1 trillion percent false. She has never been on our radar." Adidas says there has never been a single discussion with Chyna, her lawyer or anyone else about using her.
AWESOME: Heidi Klum and Seal have the co-parenting thing down pat. The exes reunited with their 4 children in Aspen for their annual holiday trip. Seems like Seal and Heidi are totally on the same page now. Except for the whole skiing vs. snowboarding thing.
BRING YOUR DAD! Reports say Bill Murray plans to open a Caddyshack-themed sports bar in the Chicago suburbs... which is nice
NEVER A DULL MOMENT: Justin Bieber was photographed leaving an LA party wearing a massive fur coat. The photo went viral yesterday, sparking a strong reaction from animal lovers. If there's one group you don't want to anger...it's PETA. They don't mess around.
SHE HAS ENOUGH CASH... Jennifer Lopez has canceled an upcoming million dollar New Year’s Eve performance. She was scheduled to perform at a nightclub in Miami, but she passed on the show to spend time with her family.
GOOD YEAR: Rumor has it that Drake and Jennifer Lopez may be dating. According to TMZ, the two have been spending a lot of time together lately and sources who are around both of them say “it’s only a matter of time.” Drake was recently spotted at two of J Lo’s Vegas shows. He's topped lots of year end charts and went from dating Rihanna to J-Lo? Drake's having a pretty good year...
R.I.P: Alan Thicke's TV family joined his real-life family to honor him in a memorial service on Sunday night. It was a "Growing Pains" reunion with Kirk Cameron, Joanna Kerns, Tracey Gold, Jeremy Miller and even Leonardo DiCaprio. Alan died last week from a massive heart attack while playing hockey with his son.
CONGRATS: Margot Robbie has a huge, new, diamond ring on her wedding ring finger! There were rumors they were getting married last week when Robbie was spotted arriving in her home- country wearing a t-shirt that read “Say ‘I Do’ Down Under.” She responded to rumors by posting a pic on Instagram, showing off the ring!
NO GO: With her experience and likability, many hoped that Michelle Obama would run for office in the future. Last night she gave her final interview, as first lady, with Oprah. And when Oprah asked if she would run Michelle responded with, “No. If I were interested I would say it.” She continued with, “I also wouldn’t do that to my kids. Let me tell America, this is hard, it’s a hard job.”
BE WELL: Rob Kardashian says he's on the verge of a breakdown over his split with Blac Chyna and he's seeking treatment to cope. Rob posted an apology to his family and also to Chyna, saying she's a great mother and he loves her. Chyna left with their one month old daughter over the weekend.
R.I.P. Zsa Zsa Gabor, the Hungarian beauty who some call the original Kim Kardashian, had a heart attack and died yesterday at the age of 99. She was Miss Hungary in 1936 and was a popular actress from the 50's to the 90's.
R.I.P. Dr. Henry Heimlich, the man behind the anti-choking maneuver known as the Heimlich Manouver, has died at 96.
PAY UP: A judge has ordered Sean Kingston to pay his $44k layaway bill at a Jewelry store in Florida. He bought a Rolex and a diamond bracelet in February, but forgot to pay for it.
BYE: Blac Chyna up and left Rob Kardashian on Saturday with their one month old baby. What will happen to their TV show?!
UH-OH: Flip or Flop star Tarek El Moussa hooked up with their 23-year-old nanny in September. Technically, it was 4 months after he and his wife Christina separated...but still. That affair is done and there's still a chance Christina and Tarek will reconcile.
WOW: Paris Jackson shared a rare Instagram pic featuring she and her godfather, Macaulay Culkin and she's painting his toe nails!
WEIRD: Beyoncé threw her management company a holiday party, complete with Formation-themed goody bags full of popcorn and LemonHeads. They also got fresh lemonade while they watched Beyoncé perform. That's how you save money on your entertainment budget!
SWEET SURPRISE: James Corden aired a pre-recorded and well thought out segment of Carpool Karoake last night. It starts with Mariah Carey singing her holiday classic “All I Want for Christmas is You”, then features Adele, Elton John, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Gaga, Colplay, and more singing the song! Check it on the Morning Buzz FB page!
WOW: Marilyn Monroe's script for her final movie, "Something's Got to Give" was sold at an auction yesterday for $25k. Her handwritten notes include tips on how to act sexier. And fun fact, it turns out spelling wasn't her thing!
CONGRATS: Yesterday, Ryan Reynolds was honored with his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Sitting in the front row was his wife, and actress, Blake Lively and their two daughters. 2 year old James and their baby, who was born in September, whose name they've not yet released.
FAKE: Flip or Flop" stars, and former couple, Tarek and Christina El Moussa, were seen together at a Starbucks near Newport Beach yesterday and their actions seemed very staged. As reported, they do plan to continue their show despite their breakup. And they have 2 children together...so they're stuck with each other!