June 7, 2014 |
Bieber a racist? Justin Bieber is in hot water again, just days after he apologized for a video in which he utters the ultimate racial slur as part of a joke about black people and chain saws. British tabloid the Sun has uncovered a 24-second vid clip that has Bieber substituting the N-word for girl while singing his '09 song "One Less Lonely Girl," which was written by Bieber's former mentor, Usher . Bieber also is heard joking about joining the Ku Klux Klan.
June 6, 2014 |
Jonah and Justin, penitent together . . . If you're Jonah Hill , you might be wishin' you'd kept your burrito chute zipped. Irritated by a pair o' paparazzis dogging him 'round L.A. and commenting on his fetching floral-print shorts, Jonah invited one to perform an intimate act. It was, it says here, "a homophobic slur," and Jonah, a vociferous supporter of gay rights, went on both Howard Stern 's show and Jimmy Fallon 's Tonight Show...
May 16, 2014 |
WE KNOW times are tough for Justin Bieber , but the latest news out of Los Angeles is giving even the cynical staff at Tattle pause: L.A. police detectives are investigating allegations that the Biebs tried to steal a cellphone at a family entertainment center. Come on, dude. You can pick up a burner on the street for a few bucks. Police spokeswoman Rosario Herrera said yesterday that a person accused Bieber of trying to take the phone Monday night at a Sherman Oaks facility that features mini golf, arcades and batting cages.
May 16, 2014 |
Kelly Rowland weds in secret The rumors are true: Destiny's Child Kelly Rowland , 33, tied the knot with manager Tim Witherspoon before 30 guests in a secret ceremony Friday in Costa Rica, People and RadarOnline report. Boldfacers at the do included Michelle Williams , Solange Knowles, and a Jay Z -free Beyoncé . Hugh Jackman's bod 'n' mind The latest comic-book film, X-Men: Days of Future Past, has a real treat courtesy of Wolverine.
April 25, 2014 |
THE YEAR of Lupita continues. Lupita Nyong'o , the Mexican-born actress who was raised in Kenya, won an Oscar for her first movie role in "12 Years a Slave" and then signed a lucrative endorsement deal with Lancome Paris, has been named People magazine's World's Most Beautiful Woman for 2014. "It is exciting and just a major, major compliment," Lupita, a young-looking 31, told People . "I was happy for all the girls who would see me on it and feel a little more seen.
April 4, 2014 |
A CHINESE actor's apology to his actress wife following rumors of his infidelity has set a record for comments and retweets on China's version of Twitter. There goes that stereotype about the Chinese working all day. The scandal surrounding film and TV star Wen Zhang has resonated among Chinese partly because of his image as a sensitive and happily married family man, and the volume of online comments underlines the relative freedom users have to focus on entertainment news online, where politics is often off-limits.
March 12, 2014 |
IN THE 13TH CENTURY, Sir William Wallace was one of the leaders of Scotland's fight for independence. The battle was brought to the big screen approximately 700 years later in "Braveheart. " Perhaps 700 years from now, another movie about Scottish independence will be made and some actor will portray . . . Sir Sean Connery . As per Reuters, Connery, a longtime Scottish nationalist who now lives in the Bahamas, advocates breaking the 307-year tie with England, supporting separatists' arguments that oil-rich, Scotch-rich Scotland can be a prosperous, independent nation.
March 7, 2014 |
May nuptials for Kimye! Didn't get an invitation to the Wedding of the Century? Well, it's not likely you will: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West already have selected 150 guests for their Paris wedding. And they've finally set a date! The biggest day since Adam and Eve will take place May 24. People mag says Kim has yet to decide if she'll go with a white gown. Dave Barry: Not a Belieber! "That was agony," humorist Dave Barry tells USA Today of the first (and only?
February 25, 2014 |
In its third weekend, The Lego Movie still leads at the box office, besting 3 Days to Kill and Pompeii on their opening weekends. The animated Warner Bros. film earned $31.5 million, pushing its domestic total past $183 million. Relativity Media's 3 Days to Kill , starring Kevin Costner and Amber Heard , came in second with $12.3 million, and Sony's Pompeii took the third-place slot with $10 million. Justin justice TMZ says Justin Bieber will reject the plea deal prosecutors in his Miami Beach DUI case have offered - community service, an alcohol ed course, and random drug testing - because, sources tell TMZ, he won't go for any plea that includes probation, meaning the judge can throw the book at him if he screws up. Self-knowledge is a good thing.
February 12, 2014 |
TMZ is offering something close to proof that Justin Bieber was indeed the main-mini-man behind the alleged Jan. 9 egging of his next-door neighbor's house. The gossip site posted a video shot by someone unlucky enough to occupy the just-yolked Calabasas, Calif., abode, midshelling. Although the shaky camera work captures neither a single person, disgruntled chicken nor future Humpty Dumpty, the audio does reveal several rotten epithets slung in a raspy yet youthful voice that certainly resembles that of the downward-spiraling, Canadian-born 19-year-old pop star determined to put the final syllable in Calabasas.