Posted by Chris Franklin as Breakups & Goodbyes at 4:10 PM EDT on Dec, 23 2010
Soccer star Landon Donovan and his Rules of Engagement wife Bianca Kajlich have filed for divorce, the couple have been married for almost four years.
Donovan filed court papers on Tuesday at the Los Angeles Superior Court, citing the standard “irreconcilable differences” clause of the separation. Donovan and his wife separated on Oct. 31, 2009.
Donovan is requested spousal support and attorney fees from Kajlich.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 3:58 PM EDT on Dec, 23 2010
Shakira has momentarily traded in her microphone and swinging hips to write a children’s book to benefit charity.
Shakira wrote the book, titled World School Adventure Day based off the popular Nickelodeon cartoon series Dora The Explorer with a publish date set for the end of the year and all profits from the book going to the Pies Descalzo Foundation, a group that supports needy children from all over the world.
According to the songstress:
“Dora is an inspiration for all children in the world. It was an honor working with Nickelodeon to write this story as education is a cause very close to my heart.”
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 2:22 AM EDT on Dec, 23 2010
Damon Lindelof, the man who created the hit show Lost with J.J. Abrams has apologized for remarks he made in regards to the stuntman who was hurt on the stage of the under production broadway show Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark.
After the actor/stuntman fell 30 feet into a pit, Lindelof Tweeted:
“With great power, comes great respWAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRGGGGGHSMASHCRASHKATHUMP!!!!!”
Posted by Chris Franklin as Movie News at 1:59 AM EDT on Dec, 23 2010
Not wanting to offend audiences with their PG-rated trailer for the upcoming Natalie Portman movie Your Highness, Universal Studios chose to digitally alter the clothing covering her butt.
Portman’s backside was covered up using computer-generated imagery (CGI) and if you check out the picture (shown above) you’ll quickly realize the big changes they made for the more family friendly version of their trailer.
The red trailer (R-Rated) will still show the regular Portman coverage, while the green labeled (PG-Rated) trailer shows the standard full-cover bikini look.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Mischief & Mayhem at 1:46 AM EDT on Dec, 23 2010
Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark is on hiatus at the moment while safety concerns are addressed.
The show will stay dark for at least tonight’s show as the production crew tries to work out safety concerns which resulted in a 30 foot fall for actor Christopher Tierney, a fall that required him to have back surgery.
According to a show spokesman, the delay will allow new safety measures to be implemented that will comply with New York Labor Department concerns.
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Celebrities at 11:48 PM EDT on Dec, 22 2010
With nearly nude photos and bong hits dominating search results in 2010, Disney teen star Miley Cyrus was ranked as the “most searched person” of 2010 by Yahoo search.
Yahoo released their results on Wednesday and as expected top entertainers made the list.
Notable mentions included Britney Spears at number 10, although she should move up the list in 2011, having not released a CD in 2 years. Also included is Justin Bieber at a surprisingly low number 7, Kim Kardashian (Google’s top searched star) at number 4 and Lady Gaga at number 5.
Just as impressive is the number of celebrities who managed to make Yahoo’s overall search list. Below you’ll find the Top 10 searches overall on Yahoo.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 10:16 PM EDT on Dec, 22 2010
It’s a not so merry Christmas for wrestling superstar Hulk Hogan, according to the Daily Mail he has checked himself into a Florida hospital to undergo back surgery.
Hogan checked himself into the hospital after scheduling a procedure that will repair several ongoing issues he has had with his back which have worsened over the last several months.
Over the summer the Hulk was hospitalized for the same condition he is now in the hospital for. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted by Chris Franklin as TV at 9:52 PM EDT on Dec, 22 2010
Paul Reubens’ critically lauded Broadway rendition of “Pee Wee Herman” is coming to HBO in 2011.
HBO is scheduled to film the Broadway show in January with promises to air it before the end of winter.
The Broadway show, which critics have loved, comes 19 years after Reuben’s was arrested in a Florida adult theater for indecent exposure and 29 years after Reuben’s debuted the character in a Marty Callner directed special, Callner will also be in charge of the HBO special. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 9:18 PM EDT on Dec, 22 2010
Ali Larter, one of the stars for the now defunct hit series Heroes delivered a healthy baby boy on Monday.
The baby, named Theodore Hayes McArthur is the first child for Ali and her husband Hayes McArthur.
In a statement the couple said of their first bundle of joy:
“He’s our perfect Christmas Present.”
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Celebrities at 8:59 PM EDT on Dec, 22 2010
David Schwimmer and wife Zoe Buckman are expecting their first child, the happy couple have been married for 6 months.
The couple told Celebrity Weekly that they “couldn’t be more thrilled.”
The couple who first met in London in 2007 and have dated every since, eventually getting married.
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Celebrities at 5:53 PM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Two men were arrested on Tuesday morning after breaking into the 52-room Connecticut mansion owned by rap superstar 50 Cent.
According to the official police report, one of the men was found in a closet at the home where he was drinking a bottle of 50 cents wine.
Police officers received a call at 6am from Fiddy’s security guards after they spotted a suspicious car in the homes driveway.
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Mischief & Mayhem at 5:29 PM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Want a lesson in how to throw away $65 million? Ask Bono and The Edge from U2 to write a Superman Musical and then try to get it made.
“OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), Actors Equity and the New York State Department of Labor have met with the Spider-Man company today to discuss additional safety protocols. It was agreed that these measures would be enacted immediately.”
“Tomorrow’s matinee has been postponed and will be rescheduled. Tomorrow evening’s, and all subsequent performances will proceed as scheduled.”
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Celebrities at 5:13 PM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Actor James Van Der Beek appears this week in People Magazine for the very first time with his baby girl Olivia and wife Kimberly Brook.
Olivia is the first child for Van Der Beek and his wife, she was born on Sept. 25 of this year.
According to the couple, Olivia was named after an “olive tree in Israel” where the couple began their dating life before marriage. Van Der Beek said of choosing his daughters name:
“She looked like an Olivia. There’s an olive tree in Israel that’s special to us.
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Mischief & Mayhem at 4:58 PM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
During a recent argument at the Betty Ford Center in suburban Palm Springs Lindsay Lohan allegedly attacked a female stuff, an attack which according to Riverside County authorities could land Lohan back in court to face assault charges.
The attack which occurred on Dec. 12 led the staffer to ask that charges be pressed, although no arrests have been made at this time since the attack didn’t happen in front of an officer, however detectives are investigating the staffers claim.
Lohan is serving time at Betty Ford under court mandated supervision and if found guilty of violating her probation she could face up to six months behind bars.
According to Sgt. Joe Borja of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department:
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 2:25 AM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
It’s official, Megan Fox has been named the “Face of Beauty” at least that’s what Armani is calling the smoking hot actress in their newest TV ad spot.
Fox is the new face of Giorgio Armani Beauty and to debut their new spokeswoman the company released a video spot that includes a beautifully close-up shot of the Hollywood star.
From the girl next door look, to Hollywood glitz and glamor, Megan Fox shows why Armani has chosen her as “The Face Of Beauty.”
Posted by Chris Franklin as Breakups & Goodbyes at 1:16 AM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Steve Landesberg, most famously known for his role as Det. Sgt. Arthur Dietrich on the hit TV show Barney Miller has succumbed to cancer this week.
The actor had been fighting a long battle with the disease and according to his rep he passed away on Monday morning, a victim of his long battle.
Most recently Landesberg played Dr. Rosenbaum, the pediatrician, in the movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Mischief & Mayhem at 12:38 AM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Chris Brown this week completed his court ordered 52-week domestic violence course and for his efforts he showed off a certificate of completion.
It has been almost two years since Brown was arrested and charged with domestic violence against then girlfriend Rhianna and he took to Twitter to say:
“I’m done with class.”
While the self congratulatory Tweet with certificate photo proof might be a little overboard, at least he’s been trying to get his life back in order, including a glowing probation report early this month.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Engagements & Weddings at 12:15 AM EDT on Dec, 21 2010
Shania Twain will marry for the second time, announcing her engagement to Frederic Thiebaud.
Frederic is an executive at Nestle and asked Shania to marry him two months ago according to a snoop for Us Weekly.
Shania’s ex-husband, super producer Mutt Lang left her abruptly in 2008.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 11:41 PM EDT on Dec, 20 2010
Actor Vince Vaughn and his wife Kyla Weber welcomed their first baby into the world on Saturday. The couple welcomed a healthy baby girl and named her Locklyn Kyla. Vaughn and his wife married this past January in Vaughn’s hometown of Chicago, IL.
Locklyn was born at a Chicago hospital at 7 lbs and 20 inches long.
A friend of the couple told People:
“Both of them couldn’t be happier to welcome their sweet little girl into their family!”