MAY 12, 2014
'Neighbors' unseats Spidey to top box office
Fraternity comedy "Neighbors" was the top draw for moviegoers this weekend, unseating "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." "Neighbors" debuted with $51 million in ticket sales, pushing Spidey to second place with $37 million. "The Other Woman" was third with $9 million.
Donald Sterling, wife Shelly finally open up to interviews
Anderson Cooper scored an interview with L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling. It airs tonight at 8 on CNN. He says girlfriend V. Stiviano baited him. His estranged wife, Shelly, told Barbara Walters the divorce is on hold to settle financial matters.
Barbara Walters spoofs herself, 'Baba Wawa,' on 'Saturday Night Live'
Barbara Walters made a guest appearance on this weekend's Saturday Night Live. She discussed her career in journalism with "Weekend Update" host Cecily Strong. A montage of Barbara’s impersonations over the years was played. Walters retires this Friday.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin Host Star-Studded Engagement Party
George Clooney and fiance Amal Alamuddin held a party last night to celebrate their engagement at Cafe Habana in Malibu. They were joined by Bono, Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber. Last week, the two were seen having a vacation in Cabo San Lucas.
Lea Michele Shares Heartwarming Photo of Cory Monteith on His Birthday
Lea Michele shared a photo of Cory Monteith on his birthday yesterday. He would have been 32. Monteith passed away on July 13, 2013. Michele's album "Louder", released in March, features a tribute song called "If You Say So" which is about their last conversation.
Justin Bieber booed at basketball
Justin Bieber was booed by the crowd at a basketball game yesterday. He took his mother Pattie Mallette to watch the Los Angeles Clippers defeat Oklahoma City in game four of the NBA playoffs. The fans booed him when Staples Center cameras put him on the jumbotron.
Britney Spears extends Las Vegas residency for $12 million more
Britney Spears has been offered 30 more dates to her Las Vegas residency. "Britney: Piece of Me" has sold out. The extension would be through Dec. 2016. She’s performing at Planet Hollywood's Axis theatre for $30 million over 2 years. The extension adds another $12M.
Kim Kardashian Celebrates Upcoming Wedding With Bridal Shower
A bridal shower was held for Kim Kardashian over the weekend at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills. Kim celebrated her first Mother's Day by posting an Instagram picture with 11-month-old Nori. She also received an extravagant flower arrangement from Kanye West.
Lady Gaga To Block Sales Of Unofficial Concert Memorabilia
Lady Gaga's reps have filed a preemptive lawsuit to block bootleggers from selling unofficial concert memorabilia outside her concert in New York. She is at Madison Square Garden tomorrow night. U.S. Marshals will seize and destroy any phony merchandise.
The closet is cleaned: Eminem Apologizes To Mom In New Music Video
Rapper Eminem has reached out to his mother Debbie Mathers in a bid to repair their complicated relationship. The video for his new song Headlights premiered on Mother's Day. He hugs a woman resembling his mother, apologizing for his role in their lengthy feud.
New Jersey Boy Scouts Rescue NBC journalist Ann Curry
NBC news journalist Ann Curry was hiking with family in mountains in NY state April 5. She broke her leg. A group of New Jersey boy scouts made a splint & a stretcher, & carried her down the mountain. She thanked them in a letter published in Scouting Magazine.
Suolja Boy reports Bentley stolen, then finds out manager took it for a spin
Soulja Boy's stolen Bentley was magically recovered in a matter of hours. He called police to his home to report his Bentley had gone missing. He was told to come in to file a report. Soulja found out his manager had borrowed the care, but Soulja never got the message.
Cougar Town, Parks & Recreation among TV casualties
Cougar Town has been renewed by TBS for a sixth and final season. The 13 new episodes will air in early 2015. Cougar Town debuted in 2009 on ABC. It moved to TBS in 2012. Amy Poehler's Parks & Recreation will end after its upcoming seventh run next year.
Big Boi Signs New Deal With Epic Records
Big Boi has signed a new deal with Epic records. He and L.A. Reid have a long history, dating back to 1992. A new solo album is in the works, for release later this year. He’s currently headlining festivals as a member of OutKast.
Today's Birthdays: Baseball Hall-of-Famer Yogi Berra is 89. Composer Burt Bacharach is 86. Singer-musician Steve Winwood is 66. Actor Ving Rhames is 55. Actor Emilio Estevez is 52. Actress Vanessa A. Williams ("Soul Food") is 51. Actor Stephen Baldwin is 48. Actress Kim Fields is 45. Actress Samantha Mathis is 44. Actress Jamie Luner is 43. Actor Christian Campbell is 42. Actress Rhea Seehorn is 42. Actor Mackenzie Astin is 41. Actress Rebecca Herbst ("General Hospital") is 37. Actress Malin (MAH'-lin) Akerman is 36. Actor Jason Biggs is 36. Actor Rami Malek (RAH'-mee MAL'-ihk) is 33. Actress-singer Clare Bowen (TV: "Nashville") is 30.Actress Emily VanCamp is 28. Actor Malcolm David Kelley is 22.