Chaz Bono is the latest star to exit 'Dancing,' Ricki Lake the front-runner
Chaz Bono finally got his walking papers on "DWTS." He had struggled from the beginning and often came in last place. Soccer star Hope Solo avoided being sent home. Chaz let his feelings out, calling the show unfair. He also didn’t like Bruno comparing him to animals.
Ratings down, Cowell approves voting by social media on 'X Factor'
Beginning next week, “X Factor” fans can cast a ballot by Twitter, Facebook, phone call, text message or an app. The show’s ratings were hindered by the baseball playoffs. Only 12M have tuned in weekly. Last night, 5 acts were cut, leaving 12 remaining contestants.
Steven Tyler hurt in hotel fall
An Aerosmith concert in Paraguay had to be postponed one day after Steven Tyler fell in his hotel shower. He hit his face and broke 2 teeth. He was treated for cuts on his face and received two dental implants. The concert is tonight. 50,000 fans are expected. Tyler is 63.
Madonna beats Lady Gaga to perform at Super Bowl 2012
Madonna reportedly has finally accepted an offer to perform at the Super Bowl. All she has to do is sign the contract. The Big Game is Feb 5 in Indianapolis. Word is, the original offer went to Lady Gaga, but Madonna put in an offer…which was immediately accepted.
Lindsay Lohan's dad arrested for beating up Kate Major in apartment
Michael Lohan, father of Lindsay Lohan, was arrested at 1 a.m. Tuesday in Tampa for an alleged altercation with girlfriend Kathryn Major. She has a restraining order against him. He went to a hospital for chest pains. Afterward, he was booked for domestic violence.
Who is No. 1 on 'Top-Earning Dead Celeb' list?
Just in time for Halloween: Forbes' annual list of Top-Earning Dead Celebrities. Michael Jackson takes No. 1 again with $170M. Elizabeth Taylor, who died March 23, came in at No. 5. There are 15 people on the list for a combined $366M between Oct 2010 & Oct 2011.
Jessica Simpson Is 'Six Months Pregnant,' Says Expert
A well-respected gynecologist in Boston says Jessica Simpson is about 6 months pregnant. The doc says it’s not weight gain…her belly is too rounded. She would be due in early 2012. Tabloids say she wants $500,000 for an exclusive…but she doesn’t have the star power.
Amy Winehouse inquest to open today
An inquest into the death of Amy Winehouse gets underway today in London. The hearing is to determine her exact cause of death. She died in July at age 27. Her family previously stated that toxicology results turned up traces of alcohol but no illegal drugs.
Russell Brand, Katy Perry celebrate first wedding anniversary
Russell Brand and Katy Perry celebrated their first wedding anniversary on Sunday. They were spotted over the weekend riding bikes around New York City. He has 2 movies in the works, she’s still on tour overseas and is due back in the states by mid-November.
Kris Humphries wants out of Kardashian filming
Kris Humphries has had enough of being Kim Kardashian's 'little TV husband'. He doesn't want to appear in the next season of Keeping Up With The Kardashians. They've had no time without a camera. He’s being paid only $20,000 per episode.
Kardashian sisters to open celebrity lifestyle boutique in Las Vegas
The Kardashian sisters are set to open a new celebrity lifestyle boutique in Las Vegas. They already have Dash clothing stores in Los Angeles, New York and Miami. They will formally open Kardashian Khaos at the Mirage Hotel & Casino Nov 1. The store will sell their brands.
Lady Gaga to perform at Grammy nominations
Grammy-winner Lady Gaga will perform at the Grammy nominations concert Nov. 30 in Los Angeles. The 1-hour special will be hosted by LL Cool J and air live from the Nokia Theatre. Other past Grammy winners will perform. The 2012 Grammy Awards are Sunday, Feb. 12.
Snooki's scent for sale on HSN
HSN is betting Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's signature fragrance will be a "must have" holiday gift. They’re giving her a 2-hour prime time slot to debut the new scent. She will promote her entire product line Nov 10. Also included: handbags, sunglasses, & her “crockodilly.”
Kaley Cuoco Announces She's Engaged
Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco has something else to cheer about besides the popularity of her hit sitcom: She's engaged. Her fiancé is Josh 'Lazie' Resnik, who works as an addiction specialist. The couple has not yet set a wedding date.
Kendra Wilkinson Couldn't Forgive Infidelity
Kendra Wilkinson would never forgive her husband if he cheated on her. She is married to NFL player Hank Baskett. Kendra also believes married people who flirt via social media are cheating on their spouse. 'Kendra, Season 4' premieres on Sunday.
Kevin Richardson To Reunite With Backstreet Boys For Bahamas Show
Kevin Richardson will re-team with the Backstreet Boys for an upcoming show in the Bahamas. He quit the boy band in 2006 to concentrate on a Broadway career. He will host the band's Beach Party Concert Cruise on Dec 3, and admits he'd be open to more shows.
All Harry Potter Videos To Be Yanked At Year's End
Warner Bros. plans to remove all Harry Potter videodiscs from stores on Dec 29th & put the entire franchise on an undefined moratorium. The company did not indicate how long the films would remain unavailable. Warner Bros. may be planning to convert the movies to 3D.
Jennifer Aniston weight gain? 'I've quit smoking'
Jennifer Aniston is setting the record straight. She told a British tabloid her ring is not an engagement ring. She’s also not pregnant..she quit smoking, so she’s “gained a few pounds.” As recently as summer 2010, yoga-loving Aniston was a pack-a-day smoker.