Mariah Carey is going all out with her fairytale fantasy ceremony- her fifth time to renew wedding vows with husband Nick Cannon, 32.
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How do Hollywood celebs celebrate Easter? Some ditch the city and party at some exotic locale while some stars go the religious route and spend the weekend with family.
Paris Hilton donned an Easter bunny suit at the Playboy mansion and hung around the Hef. Paris tweeted, ‘The Easter Bunny with Hef. Love you @HughHefner. Happy Easter!’
Mariah Carey has set her sights on spending Christmas in Aspen with her family.
How do celebs spend Thanksgiving in Hollywood? You’d be surprised how most would ditch the lavish catering services for the comfort of homemade Thanksgiving meals with their families. Some do drop the diva attitude and even spend time tackling the turkey in the kitchen.
Music diva Mariah Carey placed aside her overblown spat with American Idol judge Nicki Minaj so she could enjoy her hubby’s 32nd birthday. The couple celebrated early into the weekend until Nick’s birthday last Monday.
Posted by Gina as Health Issues at 9:47 AM EST on Apr, 03 2012
Comedian/host and Mariah Carey’s hubby Nick Cannon had a medical scare a few months back that saw him hospitalized for weeks.
Knowing that health is more important than anything, Cannon has announced that he will be cutting back on his workload and concentrating on getting well. The casualty in this work cutback is his radio show “Rollin’ with Nick Cannon.” Read the rest of this entry »
Celebrities aren’t like you and me, they are rich and they are famous. But they can share one thing with us mortals – infertility.
Mariah Carey, 42, and her husband, Nick Cannon, spoke about their struggles with infertility in an interview with Us Weekly in November 2010. In 2008, the Maruah suffered a devastating miscarriage shortly after getting married, and as a result began taking progesterone, a hormone often prescribed to boost fertility and/or to support or maintain pregnancy in women susceptible to miscarriage. She combined the progesterone with “once-a-day” acupuncture treatments “all over her body” designed to increase fertility. The combo worked wonders – the couple had twins in April 2011.
Celine Dion had twins, thanks to IVF, and has spoken openly about her six failed IVF procedures. Only a few decades ago IVF was considered weird science, now everyone is using it.
David and Courtney Cox-Arquette have had a well publicized battle with infertility. After several miscarriages due to immunity problems their baby girl, Coco was born thanks to IVF. Courtney said at the time “In vitro is a wonderful thing that people can do in this day and age, and I’m lucky enough to be able to afford it.”
Hugh Jackman and his wife, Deborra-lee Furness struggled with conceiving a child. After several miscarriages and failed IVF, Jackman finally became a fatherwhen he went on to adopt their children.
Melanie Griffith and her husband, Antonio Banderas struggled with secondary infertility for years and had some unsuccessful infertility treatment. Reportedly, the emotional pain caused by the failed treatment is part of the reason for her alcohol addiction and why she entered rehab.
Helena Bonham Carter and her director husband Tim Burton struggled with infertility and went through Clomid, IVF, and several alternative treatments. before conceiving a baby girl naturally.
Frasier star Kelsey Grammer and his wife, Camille used a surrogate after her Irritable Bowel Syndrome prevented her from carrying to full term. And Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban also went down the surrogacy route with their biological baby born via a surrogate mother in Dec 2010.
Gordon Ramsey is one of the few celebrities to speak openly about male infertility when on his UK show the F Word he admitted to a low sperm count. Ramsay’s wife also had female fertility issues, specifically polycystic ovary syndrome. Their first three were IVF babies although their 4th was reportedly conceived naturally.
The author also struggled with infertility and wrote a blog about a man struggling with infertility. Now, thanks to IVF, he writes a new dad blog. He lives in London.
We all know of the standard insurance policies which cover our day to day lives. We’re constantly exposed to TV adverts of a window cleaner falling from an unstable ladder or an innocent victim receiving whiplash courtesy of a reckless driver. However there is also a world that we’re not exposed to. A world so bizarre that it’s like the twilight zone of insurance claims. It’s incomprehensible to us normal folk as to why these policies exist but it goes that step further to ensuring that our A-list stars are held in a regard on an almost immortal level. But, when it comes down to it, even they realise that we’re all human and so they’ve taken every necessary step to ensure that their vulnerable bodies and lives are protected against the glitz, glamour and pitfalls of a celebrity lifestyle. No win no fee solicitors have truly got their work cut out with this bunch!
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Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 11:12 PM EST on Oct, 27 2010
On Thursday Mariah Carey will appear on the Today Show and speculation is pointing to a pregnancy announcement for Carey and husband Nick Cannon.
The appearance coincides with Carey’s Nov. 2 release for Merry Christmas II which would be a great reason in itself to appear on the morning show, however sources close to the couple keep hinting at a baby for the happy couple.
Carey, 40 and Cannon, 30 have been married for 2 years. Friends close to the couple have hinted that a baby boy is on the way and that in vitro fertilization was undergone at the Southern California Reproductive Center in Beverly Hills
Cannon has said that the Mariah appearance on the Today Show will “enlighten people” which has led many people to speculate that the baby announcement will occur on Thursday.
Posted by Chris Franklin as Celebrities at 10:57 AM EST on Sep, 29 2010
Nick Cannon wants to have two parties for his 30th birthday, one in Los Angeles and one in New York and to foot the bill The New York Post’s Page Six has discovered that Cannon and wife Mariah Carey are looking for sponsors!
Cannon’s reps have been spotted sending out mass emails to corporations to solicit sponsorship. The event is expected to draw big names including Beyonce, Jay-Z, Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore among many other big industry names.
Apparently the email reads:
“This is an extremely exciting opportunity to sponsor a fun and lavish event? opportunities range from gift bags and signage to tweets and photo ops.”
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Music Happenings at 9:48 PM EST on Aug, 19 2010
Mariah Carey will be releasing a new Christmas album for the 2010 holiday season.
The new album has yet to be recorded, but it’s expected to contain six new songs and a mix of newly re-recorded songs from her hit album Merry Christmas (pictured above) which included the hit song “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” Her hit album was released in 1994.
“Merry Christmas” may have been released 16 years ago, but it continues to be one of the best selling holiday albums of all time, including recent year after year sales.
Posted by Peter "Paparazzi" Fielder as Mischief & Mayhem at 9:22 PM EST on Jun, 23 2010
Dr. Cindy Bressler, the former veterinarian for Mariah Carey is suing her famous pop client for $38,000, claiming Carey ran up the monumental tab while Bressler was carrying 24/7 for Carey’s pups. She says she even delivered one of the pop star dogs babies.
Dr. Bressler filed the lawsuit today in Manhattan in which she states that she provided “extraordinary services” for three of Mariah’s Jack Russell terriers. According to Bressler, Mariah only paid her $8,000 of the $38,000 bill.
Remember when she had a penchant for butterflies, rainbows, and all things pink and purple? Now it’s all about angels for Mariah Carey.
The 13-year-old is forever in Mariah Carey. She’s always about butterflies, purple and pink, teenybopper ensembles, and princess-y clothes.
In last Thursday’s concert at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, the 40-year-old singer came out on a swing wearing a ruffled princess dress, reminiscent of those sweet sixteen parties on MTV.
It’s no wonder director Lee Daniels nicknamed her Princess Tippytoes. According to Wenn, Lee’s first meeting with Mariah gave him an unforgettable impression of her. “Mariah was born as an embryo in stiletto heels,” he joked. “She walks—even in her home—on her f**king toenails! I said, ‘This woman is not going to work if you’re walking like Princess Tippy Toes.’”
Smart comeback. After people poked fun at her apparent drunken acceptance speech at the Palm Springs International Festival, Mariah Carey announced the launch of her own special champagne, Angel Champagne by MC.
The singer blames her loopy speech on having too much champagne on an empty stomach that night. “[sic] Didn’t realize they put the champagne on the tables, So we WOULDN’T drink it! LoL. No, seriously ANGEL CHAMPAGNE (ROSE) by MC coming soon!” she tweeted last week.
This is Mariah’s second wine creation. Mariah Zinfandel was launched in 2006, after she invested in the Mariah Vineyard Zinfandel, a winery in Mendocino County, California. Angel Campagne by MC will hit stores towards the end of 2010. Cheers!
…at the recent Palm Springs International Festival is described by many as, well, drunken. See for yourself:
She won the Best Breakthrough Artist Award for her role as Ms. Weiss, a welfare caseworker in the urban drama Precious: Based on the Novel “Push” by Sapphire.
As presenter and Precious director Lee Daniels escorted her to the stage, she greeted him with a dance and a hug, after which she stumbled throughout her speech. “I have to say this is—and please forgive me because I’m a little bit, um… yeah. Oh my goodness,” she rambled in the beginning of her speech.
She tried to get to back to planet earth by talking about the people who made the movie possible, but she suddenly burst into an applause as she praised the director’s work.
I would love to focus on Mariah’s acting skills in Precious, which is a huge improvement from her Glitter days, but the video of her acceptance speech is just, well, precious. We still love you, Mariah!
Posted by Kate Alvarez as Black Eyed Peas, Christina Aguilera, Fergie, Jennifer Lopez, Kim Kardashian, Lady Gaga, Mariah Carey, Nicole Richie, Pamela Anderson, Performances / Events at 12:44 AM EST on Jan, 04 2010
It’s the Year of the Tiger, according to Chinese astrology. “Rawr,” I say! We spied on Hollywood’s party animals to see how they unleashed their inner tigers (and tigresses) on New Year’s Eve.
According to Kate Garraway of London’s Good Morning Television, that is. She details Mariah’s demands during a recent interview. First, the singer supposedly arrived with a HUGE entourage. Next, she wanted them to lower the sofa so her dress wouldn’t get crushed. She also brought her own toilet paper. That’s normal, isn’t it?