The HollyWooWoo Report
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Teenager Sanchez wows 'American Idol' judges
Last night marked American Idol’s 400th episode. Jessica Sanchez performed a perfect “I Will Always Love You” and awed the show's judges. She is 16 & from San Diego. Tonight, the judges will review the audience votes and decide the next person to be eliminated.
Nickelback to perform in Virginia Beach
Nickelback has extended its North American tour with 9 new shows. They’ll be in Va Beach at the Farm Bureau Live Amphitheater July 28. Bush will be the opening act. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. March 17 at the box office or through Ticketmaster.
Whitney Houston leaves everything to her daughter
Whitney Houston left everything to her 19-year-old daughter, Bobbi Kristina. The will was filed in Atlanta yesterday. It was signed Feb 3, 1993. Houston's money will be put in a trust. Her sister-in-law and manager, Patricia Houston, is the administrator of the estate.
Confirmed: 'Jersey Shore's' Snooki is pregnant and engaged
Time to fist-pump for a little guido or guidette-to-be. After weeks of rumors, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi confirms she is 15 weeks pregnant -- and engaged to the father, Jionni LaValle. She learned she was pregnant right after New Year’s. She says she knows they’re both ready.
Wyclef Worried By Latest Haiti Earthquake
Wyclef Jean has reached out to his fans in Haiti after a 4.6-magnitude earthquake hit the nation on Wednesday. The Fugees star’s Yele Haiti foundation helps survivors of the devastating 2010 quake. Wednesday’s quake was close to the capital Port-au-Prince.
MTV Developing a Late-Night Hip-Hop Show
MTV is developing a rap-focused weekly, late-night talk and performance show called "MTV's Hip-Hop POV (Point of View)." The show will feature news and interviews. Each episode will end with an "intimate performance." It premieres Wednesday, April 11th at Midnight.
'21' tops U.S. album chart again
Adele's "21" is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart for a 23rd week. Coming in at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 is Whitney Houston's "Greatest Hits," followed by Kid Cudi's "WZRD" at No. 3, the "Now 41" compilation CD at No. 4 and "The Bodyguard" soundtrack at No. 5.
Adam Levine Launching First Fragrance
Singer Adam Levine is the latest pop star to launch his own fragrance. The Maroon 5 frontman's first scent, “222 by Adam Levine”, is scheduled to hit department stores in May of 2013. He’ll be next to Britney Spears, Selena Gomez, Fergie and Justin Bieber.
Jimmy Buffett one step closer to Vegas casino license
Jimmy Buffett is one step closer to sharing in the gambling revenue earned by his Margaritaville casino in Las Vegas. The Nevada Gaming Control Board is recommending his holding company be approved for a gambling license. A final hearing is set later this month.
NBC squeezes 'Voice' to make room for 'Talent'
The Voice will wrap up its second season on May 8, giving summer series America's Got Talent a chance to get a head start. The Voice begins 6 weeks of live performance shows on April 2. The 2-hour season finale is May 8. AGT returns May 14 against DWTS.
Bob Barker Building will be PETA's West Coast hub
For decades, Bob Barker urged "Price Is Right" viewers to spay or neuter their pets. After he retired from the show, he donated $2.5 million to renovate a Los Angeles building. The west coast headquarters of PETA today will be opened and named the Bob Barker Building.
Rihanna Demands A Bed On Set
Rihanna insists on having a bed on set so she can catch up with her sleep during video shoots. She parties hard all night, but shows up to the shoots on time. She naps between takes. Her other request is that there's no bananas around because she hates them.
Rihanna and Chris Brown's Girlfriend Are Fighting Over Him
Rihanna is in an online battle of words with Chris Brown’s current girlfriend, Vietnamese model Karrueche Tran. Rihanna Tweeted a picture of a package of rice cakes wearing earrings and sunglasses. Tran called Rihanna ‘Jennifer Aniston’ and said she has “Brad.”
Drew Barrymore Converting To Judaism
Drew Barrymore is said to be converting to Judaism for her fiancé, Will Kopelman. She is expecting their first baby. She’s taking classes on converting. The couple plans to wed in an ''intimate'' Jewish ceremony in the next few months, before the baby arrives.
Uma Thurman 'Expecting A Baby Girl'
First Jessica Simpson, now Uma Thurman is expecting a baby girl. She already has a daughter, Maya, age 13, and son Levon, age 10, from her previous marriage to Ethan Hawke. She's due in late summer. The father is businessman boyfriend Arpad Busson.
Kelly Clarkson Reveals Secret Boyfriend
Singer Kelly Clarkson has revealed she has a secret boyfriend. She told a Toronto radio station she has been seeing a man for some time. She said “nobody's asked me flat out if I have a boyfriend.” He prefers not to share her public attention.
Antonio Banderas' Wallet Stolen In Hungary
Antonio Banderas had his wallet stolen Sunday after he arrived in Hungary. He was mobbed by fans at the airport. He quickly made his way to a waiting limousine. Local police believe pickpockets used the crowd chaos as cover to target Banderas and other victims.
Reese Witherspoon Launching Her Own Production Company
Actress Reese Witherspoon is launching a new production company. The recently married Oscar winner says she’s eager to step behind the camera. She is teaming up with a friend, producer Bruna Papandrea, to create a new firm to showcase the talents of women.