August 15, 2014 |
J USTIN BIEBER'S guilty plea to charges of careless driving (drag racing in a rented Lamborghini) and resisting arrest puts an end to a legal saga that began seven months ago. The Miami judge who accepted Bieber's plea yesterday said it's time for the Biebs to stop behaving like an idiot (our words). "I hope that he realizes that his actions not only lead to consequences that affect him but they lead to consequences that affect others that are looking up to him as a role model," Miami-Dade County Judge William Altfield said at a hearing.
July 11, 2014 |
Bieber: Menace II society! Rebel yell! Canadian rabble-rouser Justin Bieber , 20, pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor vandalism charge for throwing eggs at a neighbor's home and must pay $80,900 in damages and serve two years on probation. Bieber also was ordered to complete five days of community labor and a 12-week anger-management program and to stay away from the victim and his family for two years. Bieber was charged after the Jan. 14 incident - his attorney had called it "a silly prank" - in Calabasas, Calif.
June 15, 2014 |
Lea Michele's new beau? Nearly a year after the death of her love, Cory Monteith , Lea Michele seems ready to test the roiling waters of romance. People mag says the 27-year-old Glee star has been seeing, on the quiet, an aspiring model-actor named Matthew Paetz whom she met in April on the set of her music vid for "On My Way. " TMZ says there are rumors that Paetz has worked, albeit under a different name, as an escort for Cowboys4Angels, whose website describes him as a "life coach" and "massage therapist.
June 14, 2014 |
Mila, Ashton 'n' baby, too You know what Mila Kunis really hates? She hates when couples say, "We're pregnant. " So she told Jimmy Kimmel when he had the temerity to tell her, "My wife and I are pregnant," referring to Molly McNearney . Kunis, 30, expecting her first baby with fiancé Ashton Kutcher , took the mic and addressed all mammalian males: "You're not pregnant! Do you have to squeeze a watermelon-sized person out? . . . No. " Kunis laid down another rule this week.
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.