The HollyWooWoo Report
Thursday, May 3, 2012
"The Avengers" Opens at Midnight
AMC in Hampton and Lynnhaven are doing an Ultimate Marvel Movie Marathon today, starting at 11:30 a.m. They're showing "Iron Man", "The Hulk", "Iron Man 2", "Thor", and "Captain America" for $40, before the midnight premiere of "The Avengers".
Joshua Ledet a strong contender on 'Idol'
The judges on "American Idol" definitely love Joshua Ledet. He was given the most praise among the 5 finalists. Jessica Sanchez & Phillip Phillips gave the weakest solo performances. The #1 all-time Idol Carrie Underwood performs tonight, along with Coldplay.
Ashton Kutcher ad is called racist, yanked offline
An online ad featuring Ashton Kutcher as an Indian man has been pulled offline. Viewers called it racist. The video for Popchips featured Ashton in brown makeup portraying a Bollywood producer "looking for love." It was removed from YouTube & Facebook.
J.R. Martinez Welcomes Daughter Lauryn Anabelle
J.R. Martinez and girlfriend Diana Gonzalez-Jones welcomed daughter Lauryn Anabelle Martinez last night in Los Angeles. She will be called Belle. She’s 7 pounds, 13 ounces. They met on All My Children in 2008. He won DWTS Season 13 last November.
It's a boy for Kristin Cavallari, Kim Zolciak
She hasn't had the baby yet, but a friend of Kristin Cavallari's fiance, Jay Cutler, spilled the beans. Chicago Bears teammate Earl Bennett let it slip on a sports radio show: they’re having a boy. And Atlanta Housewife Kim Zolciak announced on Twitter she is having a boy.
Kim Kardashian And Kanye West getting serious
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reportedly are shopping for rings. The couple went public with their romance last month. She has agreed to join him on his summer tour with Jay-Z. She is yet to finalize her divorce from NBA player Kris Humphries.
Lindsay Lohan Back With Samantha Ronson
Lindsay Lohan has reunited with Samantha Ronson…sort of. Lindsay showed up at LeBaron Nightclub in NY. Ronson was there. Witnesses said they left the club, holding hands. The couple dated from 2007 to 2009 before briefly getting back together last year.
Obama, Witherspoon earn top mom honors
Michelle Obama and Reese Witherspoon have been named International Mothers of the Year for 2012. Also enshrined in the Hall of Fame this year are Victoria Beckham, Betty DeGeneres (mom of Ellen), Ann Romney (Mitt’s wife), and actress Holly Robinson Peete.
Tyler Perry surveys fire at his Atlanta studios
Investigators in Atlanta are still trying to determine what caused a 4-alarm blaze at the Tyler Perry Studios Tuesday night. The fire gutted one building in the center of the complex.Employees told reporters they were instructed not to talk to the media.
Lance Bass Drops $20,000 on Booze-Filled Birthday Weekend
Lance Bass celebrated his birthday a week early this year. He flew his boyfriend and 10 friends to St. Martin from last Thursday to Sunday. Total bill: $20,000. Lance hit up a roulette table to try to win back some of the money. He did….$100.
Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie Buy London Home
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie have bought a $15 million mansion in London. They were renting it for $30,000 a month while Brad was filming zombie thriller World War Z. Jennifer Aniston has been looking in the same area for accommodations while she films a new movie.
Lady Gaga On A Break From Taylor Kinney Romance
Lady Gaga has put the brakes on her romance with actor Taylor Kinney due to the demands of her latest world tour. He played her love interest in the music video for her single You And I. She opened in South Korea last week and will be on tour non-stop into next year.
Cat Deeley to host new Fox show 'The Choice'
Fox is mimicking the format of NBC's The Voice. A 6-episode summer series features male celebrities in spinning chairs evaluating potential regular-Jane dates, sight unseen. The woman must convince the celeb of her date worthiness. The series starts June 7.
Meet the 'Beverly Hills Nannies'
Ever wondered what it's like to live and work in the high-powered world of Beverly Hills? ABC Family can help you out this summer with its new docuseries "Beverly Hills Nannies." The hour-long show will follow the nannies at work. The show premieres Wed, July 11.
Miley Cyrus rescues abandoned puppy outside WalMart
Miley Cyrus has a new reason to smile, and his name is Happy. She found a Rottweiler-beagle mix puppy abandoned in a box outside a WalMart & brought it home. She also has 3 other dogs. Boyfriend Liam Hemsworth was spotted buying dog food and a new dog bed.
Carrie Underwood Surprised By Song Lyrics
Carrie Underwood never knows ''what's going to come out'' when she starts writing. She co-wrote 8 of the 14 tracks on her new album 'Blown Away.' She says the words just flow when she writes. She recently revealed she is a huge fan of Queen and My Chemical Romance.
Scarlett Johansson Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Scarlett Johansson has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 27-year-old actress has been gracing the big screen since she was 10 years old. She thanked her mother and grandmother for ''inspiring me to be a strong, modern, independent woman.''
Man of color on 'Bachelorette' Emily Maynard's dating list
Emily Maynard will be the first single mom Bachelorette when she starts her love journey on May 14. ABC has unveiled the 25 men who will be wooing her. She was once engaged to Bachelor Brad Womack. One contestant is a man of color.
Matt Leblanc Against 'Friends' Reunion Or Movie
If “Friends” is ever made into a movie, count Matt LeBlanc out. “Joey Tribbiani” says it would be wrong to try to recreate the series on the big screen: ''Everyone identifies with those characters in their own way. I just think it's best to leave it at that.''
Rapper Mystikal 'Disappointed' By His Bad Behavior
Embattled rapper Mystikal is "disappointed" with himself after violating the terms of his 2004 probation. He was charged with domestic abuse last month & sentenced to serve 90 days. He’ll work on a new album. His label Cash Money Records is standing by him.
Stuntwoman Wants Movie Smackdown With Rihanna
Rihanna has been challenged to a girl fight by top stuntwoman-turned-action star Gina Carano. Rihanna is close to signing on for the latest Fast & the Furious movie. Carano, a martial arts champ, said she can't wait for a potential "kickass fight scene" with Rihanna.
Lynyrd Skynyrd to release new album
Lynyrd Skynyrd is to release its first new studio album in three years this summer. "Last of a Dying Breed" is set for release Aug. 21. Guitarist Gary Rossington is the only original member left. Lynyrd Skynyrd will be on tour throughout the summer.
Courtney Love Loses Control Of Kurt Cobain's Publicity Rights To Daughter
Courtney Love has lost control of her late husband Kurt Cobain's publicity rights to the couple's only child. Frances Bean has taken over the management of the Nirvana frontman's name, likeness and image. Love has been estranged from her daughter since 2009.