Wednesday, February 21, 2018
SO SAD: Sadly, Ryan Lochte admitted recently that he contemplated suicide after the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. He said there were nights where he laid in bed and thought it would be ok if he didn't wake up the next morning. With the support of his family, and the positive news of his girlfriend expecting their child; Ryan has turned his life around.
OH BOY: ABC has announced the cast for season 4 of Bachelor in Paradise. Corinne Olympios and recently booted Bachelorette contestant Demario Jackson will be among those trying to find love on the island.
AWESOME: Ariana Grande got a bumblebee tattoo following the One Love Manchester concert. The bee is the city's unofficial symbol for sense of community. The bee is also featured in the city's coat of arms.
FANCY: Amal Clooney gave birth to twins yesterday in a $10,900 birthing suite. She had round-the-clock care and some of the best doctors in London. Alex and Ella are healthy and George is absolutely blown away by the twins!
THEORY: US Weekly claims Aaron Rodgers is still not talking to his family even though he and Olivia Munn are no longer dating. So, there goes that theory. Either way...get over it Aaron, and win us a Super Bowl!!
OUCH: Race car driver Jimmie Johnson underwent surgery yesterday to have some skin cancer removed. He Tweeted: ''Wear sunblock kids. I've spent the morning on a table having Basal Cell Carcinoma cut out of my shoulder.''
WHY? Tom Cruise says he is developing a TV series based on ''Interview with the Vampire''
SCANDAL: Al Pacino will play Joe Paterno in a new HBO movie about the Penn State sexual abuse scandal.
TRIBUTE: Producers of the Michael Jackson musical Thriller Live are working on a Prince musical called Purple Rain. The show will debut in the UK.
BELIEBER: Justin Bieber spent Monday morning skating with the Manchester Storm hockey team. Justin played in a scrimmage and donated his hockey stick to be auctioned off at a Storm charity game. All proceeds will go to bombing victims and their families. He shoots! He scores!
LOLZ: Pink's daughter is embarrassed by her. Pink Instagrammed: ''Headed to my kids kindergarten class to bring rice crispy treats for her sixth birthday. It's weird that she's embarrassed by me. Not like I wear a lot of bizarre colorful fun make up or anything like I'm pretending to be a popstar. Kids these days.'' #momproblems
AWESOME: Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert raised over $12 million dollars yesterday.
BACK TO SCHOOL: Katie Holmes has enrolled in Harvard's Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports program.
THAT'S WHAT I LIKE: Bruno Mars will perform at the 2017 BET Awards on June 25th in Los Angeles.
COUPLE ALERT: Taylor Swift and her new man, British actorJoe Alwyn were photographed sipping coffee and chatting on a balcony this weekend in Nashville.
STRAIGHT UP: Paula Abdul says if American Idol approaches her for the reboot, she doesn't want to judge but if they want her help with mentoring the kids, she's all about it!
REBOOT: MTV is rebooting Cribs. The show previously aired for 13 seasons. The reboot will target millennials on Snapchat.
YOU'RE FIRED: CNN fired Kathy Griffin as host of their New Year's Eve show because of the disturbing image she posted of Donald Trump. She has also lost some sponsorship deals.
GENEROUS: The Weeknd Donated $100,000 to a health Center in Uganda
OH SNAP: Justin Bieber posed in a Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup jersey yesterday before Pens fans reacted negatively with the following online postings. ''10 seconds ago, I was thinking about how great it'd be for them to win the cup. Now I want the franchise disbanded. This is awful.''
YES! Ed Sheeran will appear on Carpool Karaoke with James Corden next week.
GO GIRL: Kirsten Dunst says, “I'm at a stage in my life where I'm like, I've been working since I was 3. It's time to have babies and chill.”
DUH: Brad Pitt plans to remove all of his Angelina Jolie-related tattoos. He’s ready for a fresh start and wants that reflected on his skin. It’s going to take at least a year to get rid of them, and they’ll leave scars. He did know they were permenant when he got them, right?
SWEET: Ellen DeGeneres is negotiating with Netflix to do her own stand-up comedy special. This will be her first stand-up comedy show in 15 years.
LOL: Blake Shelton says, “I used to think Miley Cyrus would be the person that talks the most, ever in the history of the Voice. Now that they brought in Kelly Clarkson…oh, my God. Thank God they are at least on different seasons because my ears would fall off my head and there would be no oxygen left in the room.”
PUT A RING ON IT: Lance Armstrong and his longtime girlfriend Anna Hanson have gotten engaged. They have two kids together
OPERATION BABY: Jay-Z and Beyonce's security team has begun trial hospital runs for when she goes into labor with their twins. They've considered taking a helicopter, but Beyoncé isn't comfortable with that idea.
INTERVENTION: Jamie Foxx says that Oprah performed an intervention on him after he received a Best Actor nomination for his movie Ray during the 2004-2005 awards show season. He says it was the most significant time in his life and made him get his life on track.
SECRET'S OUT: Bachelorette star Rachel Lindsay says quote, “I absolutely fell in love on the show! I can’t wait for you to see how it plays out, cause I’m definitely engaged!” Well, great...she just ruined it! Guess I don't have to watch now.