May 17, 2013 |
Looks like Colombian chanteuse Shakira will be leaving NBC's The Voice . Hints as light as grand pianos have been falling from her and from various network reps. She finally confirmed it yesterday, citing her musical career and the stresses on her baby, Milan , born to her and her bf, footballer Gerard Piqué , in January. Christina Aguilera will take that reported $12 million to $17 million (!!), thanks, and step in for Shakira for Season 5 in September - and possibly Cee Lo Green , replacing Usher ?
March 27, 2013 |
East Orange, N.J., native Dionne Warwick , 72, has filed for personal bankruptcy in her home state. The five-time Grammy-winning singer of "Do You Know the Way to San Jose" lists total assets of $25,500 and total liabilities of more than $10.7 million, nearly all tax claims by the Internal Revenue Service and the State of California, according to the filing obtained by Reuters. Warwick says she has a monthly income of $20,950 and expenses of $20,940. Warwick's rep, Kevin Sasaki , says Warwick was forced to file due to "negligent and gross financial mismanagement" in the late '80s and '90s.
December 4, 2012 |
Hugh Hefner is getting married again - to the same runaway bride who left him five days before the altar the last time. TMZ.com reports that Hef, 86, is engaged for the second time to Crystal Harris , 26, and the pair will wed at the Playboy Mansion in California on New Year's Eve. What's a 60-year age difference when it's true love? TMZ sources say the couple has worked out the problems that nixed their first attempt at a wedding and they couldn't be happier. But that 60-year age difference?
December 3, 2012 |
In studio estimates through Sunday, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 kept its slim lead over the rest of the pack, says Box Office Mojo. TTSBDP2 is first, with a $17.4 million weekend gross and $254.6 mil total take so far. Close behind is the latest Bond thing, Skyfall , with $17 mil and $246 mil so far. The rest of the top 10: (3) Lincoln , $13.5 mil and $83.7 mil; (4) Rise of the Guardians , $13.5 mil and $48.9 mil; (5) Life of Pi , $12 mil and $48.3 mil; (6)
June 5, 2012 |
Hugh Hefner is a forgiving man. After having his sexual prowess dissed by Crystal Harris when she fled the mansion days before their intended 2011 wedding, the nation's playboy-in-chief has decided to take her back. "Access Hollywood" reports that the pair has rekindled their romance. "Yes @hughhefner and I are back together," the 26-year-old Tweeted of her 86-year-old lover. "Yes I am his #1 girl again. Yes we are happy. Hope that clears up any confusion! Xo" "Happy to be back home at the Playboy Mansion with @hughhefner and our puppy Charlie," she added.
December 27, 2011 |
MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY is finally going to make an honest woman of his two-time babymama, Camila Alves . "Access Hollywood" reported that Matthew, who starred in local filmmaker Brad Furman 's thriller, "The Lincoln Lawyer," popped the question to Camila on Christmas Day. He said on his WhoSay account, "just asked camila to marry me, merry Christmas. " She reportedly said "yes. " The pair, who have been dating since 2006, have two children together – son Levi , 3, and daughter Vida , 1. Puppy love People magazine reports that Hugh Hefner and his ex-fiancee Crystal Harris are fighting over custody of their Cavalier King Charles spaniel, Charlie.
October 15, 2011 |
In a grave insult to all oversexed, smoking-jacket-wearing octogenarians, professional blond Crystal Harris , 25, will not return the $90,000 engagement ring Hugh Hefner gave her, even though she abandoned the 85-year-old pubescent boy days before their scheduled June wedding. Worse, Crystal has put it up for auction. Hugh, a role model to us all, is totally copacetic. "I got the dog, she got the ring," he says. "I got the best of it. " Robin Gibb in hospital Robin Gibb , 61, was undergoing tests Friday after checking into a hospital in Oxford, England, the night before with abdominal pain.
August 31, 2011
I'M NOT QUITE ready to declare Hugh Hefner the new Betty White, but for an 85-year-old guy who spends most of the day in his PJs, he's having an interesting year: * In January, the Playboy founder took his struggling company private, decades after giving up financial control of the empire that now includes a nearly 60-year-old magazine, Playboy TV and other adult entertainment properties and a licensing division responsible for seeing that...
August 30, 2011 |
With the news already blared about Beyoncé 's baby bump and other happenings from Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards (which MTV says drew its highest ratings ever - 12.4 million viewers) , we are left with the deeper details of these developments. Such as, yes, Lady Gaga 's bizarro, gender-bending alter he-go, Jo Calderone , presented Britney Spears with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award (on the vanguard of what, exactly - personal life tumult?) and almost kissed the awardee.
August 1, 2011 |
WE'RE NOT SAYING that appearing in the Daily News can change your life (although it can), but that's how it worked for past-and-present Monkee Davy Jones. Sort of. Two summers ago, Jones, now 65, who's owned a farm in Beavertown, Pa., since the '80s, appeared in our Sexy Singles section, tapped by our own Jenice Armstrong, who was willing to go all the way to Snyder County to find a British pop star to provide an older demographic. A month later, Jones married a Telemundo star named Jessica Pacheco, then 32. Coincidence?