October 30, 2012
THE MATTER is set to be decided on Wednesday at trial in Texas. Our hearts died a little bit when we heard that Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman were splitting after 30 years of marriage. Not many details were released when the divorce was announced earlier this month, so we hoped with all of our broken hearts that a reconcilliation might be on the way, but RadarOnline.com has dashed them once more. The couple, who met on the set of "Taxi," simply couldn't sustain DeVito's wandering eye. "He may not appear to be a ladies' man, but Danny certainly gets a lot of female attention," a source told Radar.
September 24, 2011
KIM DELANEY joins a long line of Hollywood celebrities who have embarrassed themselves in public. An (extremely abridged) look back: LADY GAGA: She celebrated the New York Giants' win last week by pouring champagne into the stands. Into the handicapped section. KANYE WEST: "I'mma let you finish," he famously told Taylor Swift after drunkenly stumbling into her MTV Video Music Award acceptance speech in 2009. PAULA ABDUL: She had to tell the world about a neurological disorder to dodge allegations that she was drugged up while on "American Idol.
May 28, 2011
Jeff Conaway, 60, who starred in the sitcom Taxi , played the swaggering character of Kenickie in the movie musical Grease , and publicly battled his drug and alcohol addiction on Celebrity Rehab , died Friday. The actor was taken off life support Thursday and died Friday morning at Encino Tarzana Medical Center in Encino, Calif., according to one of his managers, Kathryn Boole. He was taken there unconscious May 11 and placed in a medically induced coma. He had been treating himself with pain pills and cold medicine while in weakened health, said Phil Brock, Boole's business partner.
March 18, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter reports that Taylor Swift (right) has joined the voice cast of " Dr. Seuss ' The Lorax. " Swift joins Danny DeVito , Ed Helms , Zac Efron , Rob Riggle and Betty White in the tale of a boy (Efron) who searches for a way to win the affection of the girl of his dreams (Swift). He comes across the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
January 21, 2011 |
MTV HAS LONG been a network brimming with bad taste. Now it may be a network for child pornography - at least what Tattle's good friends at the Parents Television Council consider child pornography. The folks at the PTC have refused the advice of Daily News TV critic Ellen Gray (who, in reviewing MTV's raunchy "Skins," said the PTC should keep quiet and not draw attention to the show) and yesterday called on the chairmen of the U.S. Senate and House Judiciary Committees and the Department of Justice to immediately open an investigation regarding child pornography and exploitation on the show.
December 15, 2010
SO MUCH television, so little time: _ This time last year, you'd have had to pay to see a legal copy of "A Very Sunny Christmas," the video release in which the cast of FX's "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" introduced fans to that quaint South Philly custom, stealing the neighbors' Christmas presents. So, OK, maybe it's not so much an actual custom as a felony. And maybe not so prevalent as we were led to believe. But if you preferred not to spring for the DVD/Blu-ray holiday special just for a glimpse of a naked elf - or more than a glimpse of a naked Danny DeVito - FX will show "A Very Sunny Christmas" in two back-to-back installments beginning at 10 p.m. tomorrow.
October 6, 2010 |
President Donald Trump ? Oh, the horror. The horror! The Donald has taken another step in his diabolical plan to turn the globe into a vast, cruel Apprentice set: He's going after the White House. The beloved Comb-Over made the morning-show rounds Tuesday to proclaim his own excellent-ness. He told Fox & Friends he is "actually thinking about" running for president so he can heal us. The state of the nation, he says "has never been worse. " The Donald, who admits he has several business ventures with China, lays into the communist nation, saying it is "ripping this country like no one has ever ripped it before.
August 5, 2010 |
Inquirer television critic Jonathan Storm is reporting this week from the television critics' press tour in Beverly Hills. These items are taken from his blog, "Eye of the Storm," at . Weather forecast: Sunny. No chance you're raining on my parade. Danny DeVito laid a big "score" on me at the Television Critics Association summer press tour when I asked the crew of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia if they were getting near the end and sometimes got stuck thinking: "I've got to think up another ridiculously horrible thing that I can do to make myself debased even further"?
June 27, 2010 |
One of the main plot points on the forthcoming sixth season of the FX comedy It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia will be the pregnancy of Sweet Dee, played by Kaitlin Olson . Olson, due with a boy in August, was in town last week to shoot scenes with her husband/costar/show creator, Rob McElhenney , a St. Joseph's Prep grad who grew up in South Philly and Delaware County. They avoided showing the unattached barmaid's tummy in the early episodes, but had to address the issue.
June 21, 2010 |
What do Neil Patrick Harris, Oprah Winfrey, Buddy Holly and the Muppets have in common? They're all getting stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced the list of celebrities to be honored. The stars include a rare family dedication, when three stars will be placed during the same ceremony for actors Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd and their daughter Laura Dern. On the motion picture side, Penelope Cruz, Ed Harris, the Muppets, Kenny Ortega, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ridley Scott, Sissy Spacek, Donald Sutherland and Reese Witherspoon will also receive honors.