The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Smith, Jones' 'MiB3' zaps 'Avengers' out of No. 1 on slow movie weekend
"Men in Black 3" added $133 million overseas for a worldwide total of $203 million. "The Avengers" raised its domestic total to $523 million. Overall domestic receipts for the 4 days will finish at $190 million, the lowest since Memorial Day weekend in 2001 ($185M)
Witnesses say Justin Bieber not at fault for theater scuffle in Calabasas
L.A. County Sheriff's investigators want to talk to Justin Bieber about an incident Sunday. A photographer alleges he was roughed up. He was taking pics of Beiber & Selena Gomez as they left a theater. He refused to let them leave. A lawyer offered the photog his “services.”
Justin Bieber Reveals Secret Concert Plans
Justin Bieber is planning secret concerts in Europe. He left the U.S. on Monday to kick off a promotional tour for his upcoming album Believe. His first stop is Oslo, Norway. His only scheduled concert is at London's Wembley Arena June 9.
Lady Gaga sends love to Indonesian fans, cancels concert
Lady Gaga tweeted to fans she was "devastated" at having to cancel her sold-out show in Indonesia. Islamic hard-liners called her a "devil worshipper." The country is predominantly Muslim. Police refused to issue a permit over concerns about security.
Recovering Sir John 'Very Excited' About Diamond Jubilee Show
Elton John is bouncing back from his hospitalization last week. He is preparing to perform at Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee concert next Monday. He is recovering in England from a serious respiratory infection. He still plans concerts across the UK & Europe this summer.
'Idol' winner to keep truck, lose stone
“American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips will undergo kidney surgery later this week to remove a stone. He’ll recuperate in Malibu as a guest of a senior “Idol” executive. He will give his 2013 Ford Fusion to his parents and keep his trusty 2001 Ford pickup truck.
Michelle Obama, daughters see Beyonce
First lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia attended a Beyonce concert in Atlantic City Saturday. The 4 concerts at Revel's Ovation Hall were her only announced performances so far. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his family were also in attendance.
Will Ferrell, Gordon Ramsay injured in charity soccer match
Will Ferrell and chef Gordon Ramsay played in a benefit soccer match in Manchester, England Sunday. Both wound up injured. Ferrell suffered a leg injury, Ramsey collided with a pro player & was hospitalized. The $7M in proceeds will benefit UNICEF.
Mark Zuckerberg seen in Rome on honeymoon
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was spotted in Rome with his new wife, Priscilla Chan. Photos of the newlyweds at the Vatican museums, including the Sistine Chapel, hit Twitter Monday. They were married May 19, the day after Facebook made its stock market debut.
Lil Wayne and Drake decline to pay $400,000 Judgment
Lil Wayne and Drake refuse to fork over $400,000 to a company that sued them for allegedly bailing on a club appearance. They claim they were never told about the gig. The duo says the booking company used a third party, which had no authority to book them.
Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony reunite on stage
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony reunited in Las Vegas to host the ¡Q'VIVA! The Chosen Live show. They wrapped the 5-act show at Mandalay Bay by walking the stage hand-in-hand & sharing a hug. After the show, she debuted her new single at the Hyde Bellagio.
Timberlake and Biel celebrate engagement
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel celebrated their engagement by throwing a cocktail party in California. The Saturday party took place at the home of Timberlake's longtime friend. The couple, who became engaged in December, are set to get married later this year.
Cynthia Nixon Marries Christine Marinoni
Cynthia Nixon married partner Christine Marinoni Sunday in New York. Nixon is best known for her role as Miranda Hobbes in the 'Sex and the City' franchise. They had been dating since 2004. Christine gave birth to their son Max Ellington Nixon-Marinoni in February 2011.
Producer Sean Garrett's Earnings Docked To Pay Tax Debt
Hip-hop star Sean Garrett's future earnings will be paid straight to the IRS and the state of Georgia. He reportedly owes more than $730,000 from profits made in 2006 and 2007. He’s best known for creating #1 hits for Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Usher and Ciara.
Francesca Eastwood Bombarded With Angry Messages After Destroying Handbag
Clint Eastwood's model daughter Francesca has infuriated fashion fans. She slashed a $100,000 Hermes Birkin leather handbag with a chainsaw, then set it on fire. It was a controversial new shoot for photographer boyfriend Tyler Shields. She is 19.