December 2, 2015 |
Doylestown's own pop star Pink (a/k/a Alecia Moore) was named a UNICEF ambassador yesterday to help promote a new effort to encourage physical activity in young children in the United States and at the same time raise money for nutritional, vitamin-rich peanut paste to be delivered to malnourished children all over the world. Just not delivered to kids who are allergic to peanuts. When Pink was in Haiti, she got "to watch mommas learning how to feed it to their kids," she said during a phone interview from California.
December 13, 2013 |
IN A RECENT "Saturday Night Live" sketch, host Kerry Washington mocked the show's lack of an African-American female performer by having to play Michele Obama and Oprah and Beyonce , running on and off stage to change dresses and wigs. Well . . . Keenan Thompson may not have to play Whoopi Goldberg anymore, either. According to the Hollywood Reporter , SNL recently held two showcase auditions consisting entirely of African-American women. The goal: Get someone into the cast in January.
September 11, 2013 |
Anxiety grips us all. We dread our impending decrepitude; World War III; losing our jobs. But how many of us have cheesy angst? Pink does. "I'm afraid of the world running out of cheesecake," the mellifluous Doylestown-born international recording artist tells Women's Health mag. And "of the world running out of Key limes, because Key lime cheesecake is the best. " But her greatest fear was becoming a mom, says Pink, who has a 2-year-old, Willow Sage Hart , with husband Carey Hart . Later, when she became a mom, she learned a different fear, fear for her baby.
July 23, 2013 |
Insidious helmer James Wan 's lil' $20 mil demon-infested house shocker The Conjuring beat the big-budget boys at the box office, earning $41.5 mil in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates. Starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga , the picture even earned critical acclaim with an 85 percent positive rating among critics on rottentomatoes.com . The Steve Carell -voiced animated sequel Despicable Me 2 is at No. 2 with $25.1 mil. The family pic has earned almost $585 mil since its July 3 release.
February 6, 2013 |
Someday Doylestown will be renamed Pinklestown after her finest daughter, Pink ( Alecia Beth Moore ), who has moved more than 40 mil LPs since her 2000 debut, Can't Take Me Home . Independent to the end, Pink, 33, says she's no slave to the concept of beauty. "I was always considered butch. Feeling beautiful to me is when I feel good in my leather pants and my husband grabs my [derriere]," she tells Redbook. "Or when . . . my daughter runs to me with complete joy. Beautiful has never been my goal.
June 3, 2011 |
Pink has given birth to a daughter, the Doylestown-born pop star announced on Twitter last night. "We are ecstatic to welcome our new beautiful healthy happy baby girl, Willow Sage Hart. She's gorgeous, just like her daddy. #beyondblessed," she tweeted. She and her husband, pro motocross racer Carey Hart, met in Philadelphia at the 2001 X Games, and married about five years ago. In March, Pink, born Alecia Beth Moore, reportedly flew from L.A. to Philly for a baby shower.
November 18, 2010 |
DOYLESTOWN popstar Pink , née Alecia Beth Moore , announced yesterday on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" that she is pregnant, as Us Weekly had reported. After hearing the good news, Ellen gave Pink a baby onesie and mini-Motocross bike in honor of the baby-daddy, Pink's husband, Motocross rider Carey Hart . Congrats to the happy couple indeed, but Daily News reporter Molly Eichel wonders if we shouldn't be a little concerned, as Pink once told "Access Hollywood" that "I think parents need to beat the crap outta their kids.
May 16, 2009 |
T.I. getting into Arkansas bar scene Arkansas is preparing to roll out its zebra-striped V.I.P. carpet for T.I. (Clifford J. Harris Jr.). He is scheduled to fly in on May 26 to serve a year and a day at the Forrest City low-security federal prison. T.I., who pleaded guilty to federal weapons charges, tried to buy a bucket-load of machine guns after his best friend was killed. He will also pay a $100,000 fine. Bristol graduates Alaska's first daughter, Bristol Palin, has joined the elite 33 percent of teen mums who manage to finish high school.
May 4, 2009 |
IT'S NOT REALLY a surprise that Pink (aka as local gal Alecia Moore) is sexually versatile, but she publicly acknowledged to England's News of the World, that she plays on both sides of the street. "I'm not embarrassed about being bisexual," Pink said. "This is who I am. "Love is pure and I try to keep it that way," she added. "This is who I am, what I feel. "I think it's unnecessary to draw the subject out, but I think it even more stupid not to discuss it. " In London as part of her concert tour, Pink commented, "It seems as if bisexuality is a trend and I should whip up the masses.
February 20, 2008 |
PINK IS BLUE. The Doylestown native, formerly known as Alecia Moore, and her motocross-racing man, Carey Hart, have called it quits after two years of marriage. "This decision was made by best friends with a huge amount of love and respect for one another," Pink's rep, Michele Schweitzer, said yesterday in a statement. "While the marriage is over, their friendship has never been stronger. " Pink met Hart at the 2001 X Games in Las Vegas and proposed to him four years later during a race in Mammoth Lakes, Calif.