Pitt: It's all about family Guy Ritchie
, who is expecting a new baby, interviews Brad Pitt
in the new Interview mag, and the topic is all about family. Pitt, 48, says he chooses projects on the basis of how it affects his family life with Angelina Jolie
and their six kids. "I want it to be worthy enough of a story to leave the family, you know? They're everything. The family is first," says Pitt. "I also don't want to embarrass them." When Ritchie says he'd love to hear Pitt speak more about his personal life, Pitt says, "Yeah, I bet you would."
David Blaine goes electric
Is David Blaine
inspired or silly? Brave or foolish? Hero or charlatan? No idea, but we do know that the magician has survived yet another of his multiday feats of extraordinary P.R. Blaine, 39, on Monday night emerged into safety after spending three days and nights standing - dressed in chain mail - in the middle of 1 million volts of electric currents emitted by Tesla coils at New York's Pier 54. He needed some assistance to walk, says a rep, as he made his way to kiss his fiancee, Alizee Guinochet
Kim copacetic 'bout Bush
Is Kim Kardashian
dejected, devastated, destroyed, disturbed, disenchanted, that her on-off on-and-off-again ex-beau, Reggie Bush
, is expecting a baby with his new flame, Kim look-alike Lilit Avagyan
No, "a source very close to the reality star tells Hollyscoop exclusively," says Hollyscoop.
Catching a Rothko hater
Scotland Yard says it has arrested a 26-year-old Polish national named Wlodzimierz Umaniec
for vandalizing a Mark Rothko
work worth tens of millions of dollars at London's Tate Modern museum. Umaniec on Sunday allegedly walked up to an untitled 1958 painting usually referred to as Black on Maroon
and tagged it with the uninspired line, "Vladimir Umanets '12, a potential piece of yellowism."
American Music Awards
The nominees for the fan-voted American Music Awards were announced Tuesday by cultural light Christina Aguilera
. Four noms each go to Nicki Minaj
, who lead other comers. Drake
, Justin Bieber
, Maroon 5
, One Direction
, and Usher
have three nods each, while Carrie Underwood
, Chris Brown
, J. Cole
, Katy Perry
, Kelly Clarkson
, Luke Bryan
, and Pitbull
have two apiece. To vote, visit http://beta.abc.go.com/shows/american-music-awards
Good grief!: 'Peanuts' movie Charlie Brown
, and Lucy
finally have hit the big time: Fox is making a big-screen adaptation of Charles Schulz
' beloved Peanuts
comic strip for release on Thanksgiving 2015, the year that marks its 65th anniversary.
Tidbits 'n' pieces
Welsh thesp Owain Yeoman
, 34, who plays square-jawed lawman Agent Wayne Rigsby on CBS's The Mentalist
, has become engaged to jewelry designer Gigi Yallouz
, 27, says Celebuzz.com. . . . Jack Huston
, 29, who is electrifying as the disfigured Richard Harrow in Boardwalk Empire
, is expecting his first child with gf and Victoria's Secret model Shannan Click
, 28, People says.
Jones on Lil Wayne lawsuit
Filmmaker Quincy Jones III
denies Lil Wayne
's claims he used the rapper's songs without permission in Jones' lil' docu about Lil, The Carter
, which Lil really hated, says TMZ. Lil is suing Jones for copyright infringement.
'Entourage' creator in town Doug Ellin
, creator of HBO's inside-the-Hollywood-nightmare- machine dramedy Entourage
, will speak about the creative process Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Drexel University's Bossone Research Center, 3140 Market St. The event is free and open to the public.
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