Wednesday, February 21, 2018
R.I.P.: Jerry Lewis died of natural causes yesterday at the age of 91. Jerry started acting at age 5. He hosted the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon from 1966 to 2014 and raised billions of dollars for the cause.
OH BABY: Baseball star Derek Jeter and his wife Hannah are the proud parents of a new baby girl named Bella Raine Jeter.
GUEST: Kim Kardashian will co-host Live with Kelly and Ryan next Monday. Eric Dane who played McSteamy on Grey's Anatomy will be a guest. He revelaed that he's only watched 3 episodes of Grey's Anatomy. He said quote, “I was there when it happened, so I didn’t need to see it.”
MISSED OPPORTUNITY: Matt LeBlanc reveals that he turned down a role on Modern Family. He said quote, ''I remember reading it thinking, this is a really good script, but I'm not the guy for this. I know what I can do, I know what I can't do. Plus, I'm having too much fun laying on the couch.''
FIGHT TIME: Floyd Mayweather plans to meet and greet fans every day this week at his Las Vegas gentlemen's club. He says it is part of his preparation for his Saturday night fight against Conor McGregor. Angelina Jolie, Mark Wahlberg, Drake, Denzel Washington, LL Cool J, Jamie Foxx, LeBron James and Adam Levine are all expected to attend the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight in Vegas this Saturday.
PRICEY READ: Beyonce is selling a new book called "How to Make Lemonade''. The limited edition coffee table book costs $300 and features exclusive pictures of her and her family.
GET PHYSICAL: Floyd Mayweather is using some of his money from his Conor McGregor fight to open a new chain of gyms called Mayweather Boxing and Fitness. The first one opens in Los Angeles this November.
BABY ON BOARD: Robin Thicke's 22 year-old girlfriend April is 3 months pregnant with his baby girl. Robin is 40. They've been dating for three years.
REBOOT: MTV is rebooting Unplugged. The first episode will premiere on September 8th with a performance by Shawn Mendes.
YES! Michelle Obama may join the Will & Grace reboot. One source reveals that details are still being worked out, but supposedly Michelle is up for anything, as long as it doesn’t cross the line too much.
LOL: Yesterday, Amy Schumer Instagrammed "Hell yeah! You know I was in the audience on #judgejudy. My sister and I sat in on the cases for the day because we love her!!!!!”
SING: Pierce Brosnan is currently attending a singing boot camp to prepare for his singing role in Mamma Mia 2.
BACHELOR BABY: Married Bachelor in Paradise couple Jade and Tanner have welcomed their first child. Jade gave birth yesterday to a healthy baby girl. No name has been released yet.
AWESOME: Pink says she hopes to be playing Vegas when she's 80. She says quote, “I’m going to be 80 in Vegas in a tutu flying upside down. I haven’t been shot out of a cannon yet, but maybe my last show that will be the way I go out.”
SO SAD: A rookie stuntwoman who was killed in a motorcycle crash on the set of Deadpool 2 has been identified as the first African-American female professional road racer. Joi “SJ” Harris was doing her first film as a stunt performer, when she lost control of a motorcycle and crashed.
Ryan Reynolds tweeted: “We’re heartbroken, shocked and devastated.”
WOW: Taylor Swift cried yesterday during the closing arguments of her butt groping trial. She got emotional when David Mueller's attorney showed the infamous groping picture and then said; “Is that the face of someone who’s had someone grab their butt? There’s nothing in Taylor Swift’s face to suggest anything is wrong.” The jury sided with Taylor yesterday and awarded her the $1 she was asking for.
YIKES: Tom Cruise was recently injured while filming a stunt for Mission Impossible 6. Turns out, he broke two bones and did some serious damage. He will need months to recover, so filming is on hold currently.
FOR SALE: Eminem is selling his Rochester Hills, Michigan home for $1.99 million. It has 5 bedrooms, a pool, cabana, guest house, and a game room.
LOVE HER: Nicole Kidman says quote, “I tried Botox for a while, but I didn't like how my face looked afterwards. Now I don't use it any more and I can move my forehead again.”
SAD: "Bachelor" winner Vienna Girardi announced tragic news this weekend about the miscarriage of her twin daughters. Vienna is married to Jake Pavelka from the Bachelor 2010. Yesterday on Facebook, she revealed she suffered a miscarriage earlier this month while pregnant with her twins, at 18 weeks along in her pregnancy.
LEGEND: A musical about the life of Muhammad Ali is being planned. The role of Ali has yet to be cast.
WE LOVE BRUNO: Bruno Mars is donating $1 million from his Michigan concert to help those affected by the Flint water crisis.
NEW GIRL: Brooke Shields is joining the cast of ''Law & Order SVU.''
GTL: The Jersey Shore reunion series, "Road Trip Reunion: Return to the Jersey Shore", will premiere this Sunday
REUNITED: Orlando Bloom and Katy Perry went to Ed Sheeran's concert in Los Angeles on Saturday. They definitely seemed like they're back together. They cuddled most of the night, kissing and dancing close.
OH BOY BAND: 98 Degrees and Nick Lachey are releasing a new Christmas album called ''Let It Snow''. They will then go on a 31-city tour to promote the new disc, which drops on October 13th.
OH NO! Caitlyn and Kris Jenner recently got caught wearing the same white bandage dress. Caitlin wore hers last Thursday to an Out magazine gala while Kris wore hers to a Google party. The Herve Leger dress retails for $1,000.
SAD: Tennis superstar Victoria Azerenka will miss the US open because she's locked in a nasty custody battle, with her ex, over their 8-month-old son. Victoria is not allowed to take the child out of California while the custody trial is going on, and it will most likely continue until at least October. The US Open kicks off August 28 in New York, and Victoria will not leave her child. Victoria even offered to buy a plane ticket for her ex, and put him up in a hotel for the 2-week tournament, but the judge said no.
THROWBACK: NBC and Seth Meyers have a plan in motion to try and reboot The Munsters series from the 1960's. This was attempted several years back, and was rejected.
ON HOLD: Brad and Angelina have halted their divorce. They are allegedly taking a breather and seeing what happens.
ROUGH AND TOUGH: The Milwaukee Bucks are adding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle patch to their uniforms for the 2017-2018 season. Harley is the team's new corporate sponsor.
LIVE: Vin Diesel is in the middle of filming a live-action Fast and the Furious show in New York City.
LOL: Channing Tatum recently stunned a gas station clerk in Statesville, North Carolina. He bought coffee and a candy bar before dancing with the cashier. Channing streamed the dance party on Facebook live. He was in North Carolina promoting his upcoming NASCAR film Logan Lucky.
NICE! Will Smith tells James Corden that Barack Obama has given him his blessing to play him in a film. Barack told him he has the ears for it.
OH BOY: OJ Simpson's Ford Bronco will be featured on Pawn Stars next Monday night on the History Channel. Simpson's former agent, Mike Gilbert, wants $500,000 for the SUV.
SHOULD BE GOOD: The former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci, who was fired after only 11 days on the job, will be a guest on Stephen Colbert's late night talk show on Monday night.
OOOO: Oprah is launching a new food line called O, That's Good. It will feature mashed potatoes and broccoli cheddar soup.
MISS MATCH? Amy Schumer and John Mayer have been on several dates together and even shared a photograph of themselves on Instagram last month, after they attended a comedy gig together.
SWEET: Ed Sheeran recently cried while watching Forrest Gump on a plane. He says, “It was at the end when Jenny dies. When you’re jet-lagged and at 10,000ft up in the air, you haven’t slept, and you’re a little bit emotional anyway because you’re going away for a long time, it just set me off.”
PUNISHED: Tiger Woods will be arraigned today for his DUI case from back in May in the State of Florida. If convicted on the misdemeanor DUI charge, Woods could face up to 6 months in prison. He could also plead guilty to a lesser charge of reckless driving and enroll in a 12-month program that would let him avoid a DUI conviction.
CONGRATS: Andy Samberg and Joanna Newsom are the proud parents of a new baby girl. It's their first child. They haven't released the name yet.
MO MONEY: Disney is launching their own streaming service. They're pulling movies from Netflix and hope to have their service ready by 2019.
SECRETS: Justin Timberlake & Selena Gomez will star in Woody Allen's new movie Wonder Wheel. The plot is being kept a secret. The movie is set in Coney Island, New York in the 1950s.
LESSONS: Taylor Swift's butt grabbing lawsuit against former radio DJ David Mueller continued yesterday with Taylor's lawyer saying she is only seeking $1. Mueller and his attorney continue to deny that he ever inappropriately touched her.
COME BACK: David Letterman is returning to TV to host a new talk show on Netflix. The shows will be an hour long and will feature longform interviews with guests.
OH MAN: Malia Obama lost her iPhone at Lollapalooza. The Apple Store couldn’t immediately help her because she didn’t have the Apple ID or the password, since the White House set it up. #thanksobama
COOL: A, 14 minute, 3D version of Michael Jackson's Thriller video will debut at the Venice Film Festival.
AWESOME: Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran, Fifth Harmony, Lorde, The Weeknd, Thirty Seconds to Mars, and Shawn Mendes will all perform at the MTV VMA'S on August 27th!
BROTHER: Adam Levine says that Joe Jonas will mentor his singers on the upcoming season of The Voice.
FANCY FOOTWEAR: The Weeknd's new Puma high top sneakers will cost $220 and will be out on August 24th
COOL: A U2 museum is being developed on the site of the band's recording studio in Dublin. The 4 story museum will house band memorabilia and artifacts.
REAL NAME: Kid Rock's real name Robert Ritchie will have to appear on voting ballots when he runs for Senate in Michigan.
BROADWAY BABY: Amy Schumer is joining Steve Martin's Broadway play ''Meteor Shower''. The show is about two couples that get together to observe a celestial event.
OH BABY: Honey Boo Boo's sister, Pumpkin, is pregnant. Honey Boo Boo says quote, “I think Mama will be an alright grandma. I mean, she can’t really see, but she’ll do good!” And speaking of Mama June, WE TV has renewed ''Mama June: From Not to Hot''for a second season.
DUNZO: Chris Pratt and Anna Faris are splitting after 8 years of marriage. They have one son together.
HACKED: On Friday, Hackers posted last night's episode of Game of Thrones on the Internet. HBO is continuing to investigate.
STILL CHATTING: Whoopi Goldberg has signed on to return for a 10th season of The View.
LOVE: HBO is airing a new Lady Gaga documentary in September that will highlight her comeback CD ''Joanne''.
WOWZA: Cowboys owner Jerry Jones spent $16 million on his Hall of Fame party Saturday. Justin Timberlake performed for 2 hours.
NEW MUSIC: Eminem may release his ninth CD this fall.
YIKES: A man and two women are suing Usher. They claim he exposed them to an STD after having relations with them in 2012.
AAAAAH: A Matchbox 20 concert in Tucson was recently delayed after several thousand aggressive bees swarmed the amphitheater. Beekeepers were called in to remove them. No one was hurt & the show went on as scheduled.
AWESOME: Adele recently hosted a private screening of the movie Despicable 3 for the youngest survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy.
UM? Chris Brown's 3 year-old daughter Royalty is starting her own clothing & cosmetics line with her mother. Great, the 3 year old is making more money than us now too!
CHARMING: CW Network is rebooting ''Charmed.'' The original series ran from 1998 to 2006 & starred Alyssa Milano, Shannen Doherty and Holly Marie Combs.
MERRY CHRISTMAS: Gwen Stefani is working on a Christmas CD. She wrote one Christmas song with Blake Shelton. The disc will be out in the fall.
PLAIN WHITE T'S: Justin Bieber and his stylist are launching a line of white $30 t-shirts. The t-shirts will be longer than normal white tees.
LOLZ: Madonna allegedly fired an assistant during a flight from New York to Los Angeles. Afterward, some of Madonna’s team joked that all future assistants should be fitted with a parachute, just in case Madonna wants to toss them off the plane.
THROWBACK: Vin Diesel and his production company are rebooting Miami Vice on the NBC network. It will debut during the 2018-2019 tv season.
BOND, JAMES BOND: Beyonce may sing the new James Bond theme song. They've got time to figure it out. Release date is November 8, 2019.
PINKY SWEAR: Michael Strahan returned to Good Morning America yesterday after missing a day because he lost part of his pinky finger. No word on how it happened, but co-workers are teasing him... a lot!
SHOW IT ALL: Sofia Vergara posed naked on the cover of the new issue of Women's health magazine. She tells the magazine: "I want to look my age, but I want to look great.” Um...#nailedit