February 16, 2016 |
11.22.63. Monday, Hulu. His character in Hulu's new Stephen King series 11.22.63 is a time-traveler, but James Franco is in no hurry himself to take leave of the 21st century. "There are great things about the past, and there are horrible things about the past. I was probably born in the right time," Franco told a small group of reporters last month after a Hulu news conference. He's probably right. It's hard to imagine a movie star in the early '60s — where Franco's Jake Epping goes in 11.22.63 to try to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy — would have made the kind of career choices the 37-year-old Franco occasionally has, including a longtime recurring role on the daytime soap General Hospital, and the recent agreement to remake the 1996 Tori Spelling movie Mother, May I Sleep with Danger for Lifetime.
October 22, 2014 |
Tori Spelling in hospital The blogosphere is going mad with irresponsible rumors that Tori Spelling is in quarantine after contracting Ebola. No such determination has been made, TMZ reports. The reality star was taken to Cedars Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills, Calif., suffering from a fever, uncontrollable coughing, and belabored breathing. TMZ says doctors suspect she has bronchitis and a sinus infection. Do some of her symptoms also present in Ebola patients? Sure, but so do some flu symptoms.
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.
April 24, 2014 |
Drew B.'s new baby Drew Barrymore , 39, on Tuesday gave birth to a bouncy baby girl named Frankie , People says. It's the second child for the Blended star and her third hub, art adviser Will Kopelman , 36. Their first, Olive , was born in September '12. Drew last year told Women's Health she's not obsessed with her looks during pregnancy. "You're not supposed to look perfect while you're making babies," she said. "Making babies is the perfection. " Diane Keaton on love Unlike his other ex-partner Mia Farrow , Woody Allen survivor Diane Keaton ain't bitter about her time with the film auteur.
April 2, 2014
DEATH DOESN'T seem to have slowed down the Michael Jackson juggernaut. Sony Music Entertainment's Epic Records division announced yesterday that May 13 will see the release of "Xscape," a collection of eight previously unreleased songs recorded by the King of Pop before his June 2009 drug-overdose death. The tracks were discovered in an archive of the late King of Pop's recorded material by Epic's head honcho, superstar producer L.A. Reid . Although there's been no word regarding when the songs were originally created, it must have been a while ago: Reid has recruited a number of hot producers to give the material an up-to-date sheen.
January 27, 2014 |
CHILLY WINDS hit Philadelphia and many other parts of the country (we're talking to you, polar vortex), but it was warm enough in a Sunshine-y state for an illegal drag race. Yesterday ABC will be home to an untitled project by comedian Kevin Hart , the pride of Philadelphia, Deadline.com reported. The show will be based on Hart's life and stand-up comedy. In more Hart news, the website reported that the comic will team up with Louis C.K. and Eric Stonestreet to voice the main characters for an 3D animated project, currently referred to as the "Untitled Pets Movie.
January 2, 2014 |
Celebs' well-wishes Famous folk tweeted their New Year's well-wishes Tuesday, I guess so that little people like you and me could feel better about the prospect of having to suffer yet another year of drudgery, humiliation, and pain. Some of the messages are moving. Here are a few: "Here's to the best year yet. Love each other, and throw the dog a bone every once in a while," wrote Liev Schreiber . Forest Whitaker 's post left me cold. A brilliant actor he may be, but he gets mega-gooey: "It is the end of the year, take time to share moments, dreams, hopes and memories with everyone who matters!"
December 28, 2013 |
Dean cheated on Tori? There's trouble in the one ideal marriage Americans turn to for succor in their time of need: Tori Spelling 's man, Dean McDermott , has (allegedly) committed adultery. Us Weekly claims Dean, 47, was in his native Toronto to publicize his show, Chopped Canada , when he decided to spit (figuratively) on his holy contract with Tori so he could have carnal knowledge of one Emily Goodhand , 28, a fan he met that day. Ms. Goodhand tells Us, "He told me he and Tori had a sexless marriage.
October 27, 2013 |
There are certain stories that tear at the human heart. Tales of great heroism, about soul-crushing adversity faced and conquered, about horrific wars survived. So it is with Spelling It Like It Is , a new memoir by Hollywood princess turned reality TV pauper Tori Spelling . The daughter of Aaron Spelling , who was worth $600 mil, is virtually on Skid Row, she writes in the book. Yes, it's as dire as that, Tori tells People: She hasn't "bought a purse in three years," her four children are forced to wear hand-me-downs (oh, the shame!
March 24, 2012 |
Cate Blanchett is an actual, real human woman. She has lines on her face; wrinkles! She's also beautiful. The 42-year-old Australian thesp's naked face appears on the cover of the Economist's feature mag, Intelligent Life, without makeup or digital alterations. It makes us wonder whether we've ever seen the actual face of any of the countless women deemed beautiful by the media. "When other magazines photograph actresses, they routinely end up running heavily Photoshopped images, with every last wrinkle expunged," writes editor Tim de Lisle . More Houston rumors She can't get away from drug chatter even in death.