May 23, 2014 |
AS THIS OUR last column before the Wedding of the Kalpa (a Hindu term for 4.32 billion years, give or take a few millennia), we thought we'd take a look at who might be attending the nuptials of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West . Tattle? Not attending. Joan Rivers ? Not attending. Taylor Swift ? Not attending. According to Us Weekly , Jay Z will be there, but Beyonce 's still a "maybe. " Guests include model Chrissy Teigen with her husband, Penn commencement speaker John Legend ; tennis great Serena Williams ; Larsa Pippen and La La Anthony - whose husbands happen to be basketball stars Scottie Pippen and Carmelo Anthony - and jeweler Lorraine Schwartz , who co-hosted the bride's girls' night out in Paris.
May 21, 2014 |
Awesome wedding present! Singer and smooth operator Ray J ( William Ray Norwood Jr.) plans to give Kimye the ultimate wedding gift: a share of the profit from the porn vid he made with Kim Kardashian . Vivid Entertainment tells TMZ the vid has grossed $50 mil since it was released seven years ago. Will Kim's groom, Kanye West , accept the cash? A real star turns 40 Many happy returns to the Rubik's Cube , which turned 40 Monday. The sanity-sapping puzzle was invented in '74 by Hungarian architecture prof and sculptor Erno Rubik and was put on the market six years later.
May 20, 2014 |
WITH ONLY six days to go until the wedding of the supereon, Kim Kardashian is freaking out. The Paris air-traffic controllers have gone on strike. That means that the A-list guests flying charters or their own planes into Charles de Gaulle Airport for the Kim- Kanye West Paris reception before the Florence, Italy, wedding go to the bottom of the priority list after the larger commercial flights. If the strike is still going on by the weekend, guests may have to fly commercial to get from Paris to Florence.
May 10, 2014 |
Getting to be a habit What is this rage for singing priests and nuns who go viral? First, you had Irish tenor Father Ray Kelly , who sweetly sang Leonard Cohen 's "Hallelujah" at a wedding where he was officiating - and got 28 million views on YouTube. Now you have Sister Cristina Scuccia , whose great voice, and taste for Cyndi Lauper , Mariah Carey , and Alicia Keys tunes has gotten her on Italy's version of The Voice and garnered 47 million views on YouTube!! The judges better choose her, or there'll be hell to pay . . . . Simon sighting Paul Simon performed in N.Y.C.
May 7, 2014
FOR MOST couples, regardless of the their stations in life, a marriage is a profoundly life-changing event and, arguably, the most important commitment two people can make to one another. But for The Most Important Couple in the World, it appears marriage is just another marketing trick to ensure the world's attention for another day or two. Although their announced big day is May 24 (in Paris, no less), Kanye West and Kim Kardashian might have already tied the knot. Or, they might not have.
May 2, 2014 |
Clooney: The ring! People mag has posted exclusive! pictures of the engagement ring George Clooney , 52, gave his gal Amal Alamuddin , 36. It is an "ethically mined emerald-cut diamond estimated at 7-plus carats and two tapered baguettes set in platinum. " Oh. Franco and LiLo? Nope James Franco is one of the men named on the infamous list Lindsay Lohan compiled of her former lovers. But Franco never slept with LiLo, he tells Howard Stern . Franco, 36, does admit he hung out with LiLo two years ago "during a very dark period of her history.
May 1, 2014 |
Kimye to marry - this week!? Kim Kardashian and Kanye West will wed this week, on the QT. Sources tell TMZ Kimye has a "confidential" marriage license. They won't have to go to a courthouse. A court official will come to them. Later, they'll rock Paris with a screamin' knees-up bash. Tony noms announced In a wildly unpredictable year for the Tony Awards, a real Philadelphia guy and an honorary one scored nominations for their 2013-14 turns on Broadway. Meadowbrook native (close enough)
April 11, 2014 |
A battle over Rooney Celeb deaths these days seem to engender two things: Earnest, tearful, awe-inspiring memorials and nasty legal battles. So it's not surprising to hear that members of Mickey Rooney 's family already are in a pitched battle. However, the fight's not over the late great actor's fortune - but over his body. The New York Daily News says a lawyer from Rooney's estate has asked for an emergency court order barring Janice Rooney , the last of the star's eight wives, from removing his remains from Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles.
March 23, 2014 |
Ain't she amazing? This made headlines from Bakersville, Calif., to Kandahar on Friday: Kim Kardashian has attained her ultimate goal: Appearing - in a wedding outfit - on the cover of Vogue! "This is such a dream come true!!!" KK tweeted Friday. The April cover shows her in white wedding gown and 15-carat diamond engagement ring. Her man, Kanye West , stands behind her, holding her in an embrace, his loving arms around her loving waist. She made it! It was even shot by star photog Annie Leibovitz . Did they beg Wintour?
March 20, 2014 |
THE Rolling Stones have called off their tour in Australia and New Zealand following the death of fashion designer L'Wren Scott , Mick Jagger 's longtime girlfriend. Scott was found dead Monday of an apparent suicide in a high-rise apartment building in NYC's upscale Chelsea neighborhood. "The Rolling Stones are deeply sorry and disappointed to announce the postponement of the rest of their 14 ON FIRE tour of Australia and New Zealand following the death of L'Wren Scott," the group said in a statement.