October 14, 2015 |
Randy Quaid in custody A Vermont court on Monday ordered troubled actor and fugitive Randy Quaid and his wife, Evi, held on $500,000 bail each after they were arrested Saturday while trying to cross in the States over the Canadian border. Randy Quaid, 65, is wanted in California in a 2010 trespassing case. He and his wife were arrested after entering a house they claimed they owned. They skipped their court date. Randy on Monday told the court he missed the court date because he wasn't informed of it ahead of time.
October 10, 2015 |
Selena speaks lupus While we were busy nattering about her love life (to Justin Bieber or not to Justin Bieber ? that was the question), young acting and singing sensation Selena Gomez was undergoing chemotherapy. Gomez, 23, who made a big splash in Barney & Friends as a child actor, tells Billboard she took a break from work last year not to get over Biebs, but for health reasons. "I was diagnosed with lupus, and I've been through chemotherapy. That's what my break was really about," Gomez says.
September 26, 2015 |
Selena Gomez is too old?! Is Selena Gomez, who is all of 23, already over the hill? "You know, kids don't even know who I am anymore," the Wizards of Waverly Place alum joked in a chat with E! News. "It made me so sad [because] I was literally doing an interview with this little girl . . . and I was like, 'You know, when I did the show I was on,' and she goes, 'What show?' I was like, 'What's happening? I'm getting old!' " Gomez plays the mother of a half-human, half-vampire baby named Dennis in Hotel Transylvania 2 . Her new LP, Revival , is due Oct. 9. Gossip petits fours Poet-troubadour Bob Dylan' s Bob Dylan - The Cutting Edge 1965-66: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 , due Nov. 6 features previously unreleased recordings from the mid-1960s.
September 17, 2015 |
Bieber: I'm single Lock up your daughters! Justin Bieber 's on the prowl. "I'm single, ladies," Selena Gomez 's ex-boyfriend told Ellen DeGeneres on Tuesday on her show. "And ready to mingle. " DeGeneres said Bieb's declaration may cause an avalanche of propositions from women. "I don't know if I'm ready for a relationship right now," said Bieb, who is marketing his new tune, "What Do You Mean?" "They don't want relationships," DeGeneres said. "They just want to mingle.
May 7, 2015 |
Lauryn drops Israeli show Lauryn Hill has canceled her Tel Aviv concert, scheduled for Thursday, but the outspoken artist has no intention of boycotting Israel, as some have claimed. Hill says she scrubbed the show because she was unable to set up a corresponding concert in Palestinian territory. "My intention was to perform in both Tel Aviv and Ramallah," Hill says on Facebook. Hill says it's important to her to play for both communities because she wants to "be a presence supporting justice and peace.
April 5, 2015 |
Lucy, the scary version Residents of Celoron, N.Y., are proud TV and film icon Lucille Ball was born in their town. They love her. Dearly. What they don't love so much is a statue of Lucy by artist Dave Poulin that was erected in town in 2009. It's not just that the comedian looks like a demented serial killer. The face is all wrong - the eyes big and monstrous, the teeth threatening and prominent, the hair kind of masculine. Concerned citizens have spent six years trying to persuade town leaders to redo the piece or get rid of it. Celoron Mayor Scott Schrecengost tells the Post-Journal in Jamestown, N.Y., he doesn't want to waste any more taxpayer money on the statue.
January 4, 2015
Menzel vs. Twitter, Round 1 As the universe now knows, leather-lunged Idina Menzel mutilated a high note on Wednesday night while singing the inescapable Frozen anthem "Let It Go" during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest on ABC. At once, the long, idiotic knives came out on social media and carved Idina into kibble. But she's firing back! Menzel tweeted a photo of a wise thing she said last year: "I am more than the notes I hit, and that's how I try to approach my life.
November 16, 2014 |
Tina Fey on Kim K. The definitive word on Kim Kardashian 's recent forays into porn may have come from Tina Fey , in her 2011 bestseller Bossypants . Time mag found it, and now it's all over the InterWebs. It seems to apply. Tina asks: Have Jennifer Lopez and Beyoncé really helped women embrace their diversity and celebrate their bodies? Um, no: "All Beyoncé and J-Lo have done is to add to the laundry list of attributes that women must have to qualify as beautiful.
November 8, 2014 |
Talk about a highway to hell. Phil Rudd, drummer for Aussie rockers and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers AC/DC , was charged Thursday in a court in New Zealand (he lives there) with hiring hit men to kill two people. No word on whom he was trying to murder. Rudd's has been with AC/DC since 1974, with a break from 1983 to 1994. 'Alex From Target' gets 15 crazy minutes It might be nice to be 16-year-old Alex LaBeouf (no relation, we don't think, to actor Shia LaBeouf , but just as fun to spell)
October 2, 2014 |
EVERY TIME TV news jumps on a fast-breaking story, you need to remember one thing: The first reports are almost always wrong. This never was a problem in entertainment reporting because no one cared if they were a few minutes late with a celebrity story. Now it's a problem. Yesterday, following the DUI arrest of Amanda Bynes , the first reports said sources were claiming she was high on weed. Now it turns out she may have been high on Adderall or some other prescribed drug.