The HollyWooWoo Report
Monday, June 11, 2012
Lady Gaga struck by pole during New Zealand show
Lady Gaga was struck on the head by a pole while performing a concert in New Zealand. A backup performer accidentally struck her with a set prop while removing it from the stage. Gaga received a concussion, but finished the show. It was the 3rd of 3 shows in Auckland.
'X Factor' judges walk out of auditions
The four judges of "The X Factor" walked out of Missouri auditions Saturday. A contestant refused to face them as he sang. The contestant, not noticing the departure, continued to sing after the judges left. All but Britney came back. She returned for a later taping.
Katy Perry Had To Be Helped Out Of Club
Katy Perry had to be helped out of Justin Bieber's party in London Sunday morning. Party-goers said she had way too much to drink, and had to be helped by her bodyguards and assistants. They say her rear was briefly exposed as she was helped into her car.
Kris Humphries finds out Ex-Flame is too hot to handle
Kris Humphries’ lawyers contacted FBI agents Friday. They claim ex-flame Myla Sinanaj tried to extort him by demanding a large sum of money. She threatened to release damaging information about their relationship. She refused to sign a non-disclosure.
'Jersey Shore' cast member Deena arrested in NJ
“Jersey Shore’s” Deena Cortese was arrested in Seaside Heights Sunday afternoon on a disorderly conduct charge. She was standing in the middle of a street, slapping cars that were driving by. An officer placed her under arrest. She was later released on a summons.
Nude Photos of Snooki Leak
Snooki is the latest celebrity to have nude photos of her released on the Internet. Old photos surfaced Friday on The Daily Mail's website. Snooki's rep confirmed they are her, but it remains unclear who leaked them. She’s in the buff, in an untied robe.
D'Angelo makes 1st US appearance in 12 years
D'Angelo made his first live U.S. appearance in 12 years at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee early Sunday. His band powered thru a 90-minute jam session. He was introduced by Questlove. He’ll be at the Essence Music Festival in July.
Matthew McConaughey, Camila Alves wed
Matthew McConaughey married longtime girlfriend Camila Alves at their home in Austin, Texas, Saturday night. Several dozen guests spent the night camping out in air-conditioned tents. She now prefers to be known as Camila McConaughey. They have 2 children.
Troy Aikman gets out of marriage paying ex-wife chump change
NFL legend Troy Aikman is making good on his post-divorce promises. He and ex-wife Rhonda quietly divorced in April 2011 after ten years of marriage. He has paid her $1.75 million to fulfill his end of their agreement. He’s worth $25 million.
Tommy Chong has prostate cancer
Tommy Chong, of the comedy duo Cheech and Chong, announced he has prostate cancer. He is 74. He noticed symptoms years ago, but was diagnosed last month. He is treating it with hemp oil and cannabis. He said the cancer is "a slow stage one.”
Kim Kardashian buys Kanye West a Lamborghini
Kim Kardashian bought boyfriend Kanye West a $750,000 Lamborghini for his birthday. He turned 35 on Friday. He’s currently in Ireland on the Watch the Throne tour. She sent him a video of his new toy. On Twitter, Kanye thanked his fans for a wonderful birthday.
Lindsay Lohan: My Brakes Failed!
Lindsay Lohan claims the brakes on her rented Porsche failed, causing her to hit the back of a tractor-trailer. She originally said the truck cut her off. Witnesses said that was not the case. She suffered cuts and bruises. The truck driver says he was offered a bribe.
'Sparkle' soundtrack set for July 31 release
Sparkle: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be out July 31 from RCA Records. The album release precedes the Aug. 17 theater opening. The remake of the 1976 film stars Jordin Sparks and the late Whitney Houston. Cee Lo green is also on the album.
Donald Trump sues former Miss Pennsylvania
Donald Trump is making good on his word. The Miss Universe Organization is suing Miss Pennsylvania USA Shannon Minnon for saying the Miss USA pageant was "fixed." On Friday, she said she was "prepared to continue to pursue the truth."
Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry salute minister T.D. Jakes
Tyler Perry and Oprah Winfrey were among celebs who turned out in Dallas to celebrate T.D. Jakes' 35 years of ministry Friday night. Jakes, senior pastor The Potter's House, was moved by all the tributes. "It's hard to overwhelm me, but you've done it this time!"
Jessica Chastain named new face of YSL
Jessica Chastain, who earned an Oscar nomination for The Help, has a new job. Fashion house Yves Saint Laurent has tapped the red-haired beauty to be the face of its new fragrance called Manifesto. She can currently be heard in Madagascar 3.
Was Pacquiao-Bradley fight fixed? Likely
If you saw the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley fight, you know it ended in a split decision. Strangely, it was crystal clear Pacquiao won the fight easily. Back on May 29, Bradley tweeted a poster of a rematch…on Nov 10, 2012. That would mean the fight was fixed.
Octomom's home auction postponed
The foreclosure auction of "Octomom" Nadya Suleman's California home was postponed for the fourth time. The home was set to be auctioned Thursday on the steps of Orange City Hall. Her new jobs may be making her enough to hang on to the house.
1960s 'Green Acres' character actor Frank Cady dies
Frank Cady, the general-store owner on the sitcom "Green Acres," has died. He was 96. He played Sam Drucker on "Green Acres," "Petticoat Junction" and "The Beverly Hillbillies." He also had a recurring role as Doc Williams on "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet."