The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012
Lindsay Lohan A Suspect In Jewelry Theft
Lindsay Lohan and her assistant Gavin Doyle are suspects in an alleged robbery at her friend's Hollywood Hills mansion last week. Some expensive jewelry was missing. The host has recanted, but police have interviewed witnesses who claim Lindsay & Gavin are guilty.
Oprah Winfrey Is World's Highest Paid Celebrity
Forbes magazine has ranked Oprah Winfrey the world's highest paid celebrity. She banked $165 million in the past year. Filmmaker Michael Bay scored second place with $160 million. Director Steven Spielberg was a distant third with $130 million.
Sabrina Bryan Announced As 13th DWTS All-Stars Contestant
Sabrina Bryan will be the 13th contestant on DWTS All-Stars. Viewers and fans selected her over Carson Kressley and Kyle Massey. Bryan appeared on the 5th season in 2007. She led all scoring, then was axed. Her partner will be Louis Van Amstel. The show returns Sept 24.
Fire Hits Tyler Perry Studios In Atlanta
Firefighters battled a roof blaze at Tyler Perry’s Atlanta studios Monday, the second in the past four months. There were no reports of any injuries. The cause is under investigation. The cause of a fire in May that destroyed a simulated streetscape was never determined.
Dr. Phil's '57 Chevy stolen from auto shop
Dr. Phil's classic 1957 two-door Chevrolet convertible was stolen from an auto shop in Burbank. It was undergoing a transmission repair. The car is valued at $100,000. Thieves broke through a roll-up door at the shop to get the car. Police are looking for it.
Rosie O'Donnell: I'm married, selling art on eBay
Rosie O'Donnell has announced she married fiancé Michelle Rounds in a private ceremony June 9. Five days after, Rounds had surgery to treat desmoid tumors. Rosie is selling original paintings on eBay to raise money for the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation.
Pink Turned Down Idol And X Factor
Pink has turned down offers to join the judges on American Idol and The X Factor. She does not want her private life exposed on reality TV. She says, “It’s just not for me.” She's sure viewers would find her private life with husband Carey Hart fascinating.
Madonna scraps Australian shows
Madonna has cancelled planned tour dates in Australia early next year. She wants to spend time with her four children. The concerts would have been her first in Australia in 20 years. The tour will now wrap in Argentina Dec. 22.
Carly Rae Jepsen Splits From Call Me Maybe Boyfriend
Carly Rae Jepsen has split from the boyfriend who inspired her megahit ‘Call Me Maybe.’ She and architecture student Jordi Ashworth apparently went their separate ways in June. She is now seeing musician Matthew Koma. They were introduced by LMFAO star Redfoo.
Robin Roberts to start medical leave next week
Robin Roberts says Friday will be her last day co-anchoring "Good Morning America" for a while. She has MDS, a blood and bone marrow disease once known as pre-leukemia. She will be hospitalized next week to prepare for a bone marrow transplant.
Michael Buble Makes Plans For Another Hit Christmas
Michael Buble is hoping to conquer the Christmas gift market for a second year with a variety of quirky accessories. Among the collectibles: an exclusive ornament for the tree, a fleece scarf & glove set, a spa robe & slippers, Christmas card, and Buble Christmas mug.
Rihanna causes a stir as she lands in London wearing outfit glorifying cannabis
Rihanna arrived in London last night. She was wearing a sweatshirt that appears to show someone rolling a joint. She is in the UK to discuss her fashion range for River Island. The line goes on sale in the spring of 2013.
Brad Pitt To Serve Own Wine At Wedding
Brad Pitt will serve wine from his own estate at his upcoming wedding to Angelina Jolie. They are set to tie the knot at their estate in France. Brad chose the wine for the reception, including their own product called ‘Pink Floyd’, which was grown on the property.
Miley Cyrus' love interest on 'Two ½ Men' had no idea she was joining the show
Angus T. Jones, who plays Jake on Two and a Half Men, was surprised to learn who his love interest will be. Miley Cyrus will guest in 2 episodes. She’s a family friend of Walden Schmidt, who meets Jake when he comes home from the Army. The show returns Sept 27.
Christina Aguilera to be honored for philanthropy
Christina Aguilera will be recognized for her work in philanthropy. The coach on The Voice will receive a Special Achievement Award during the ALMA Awards Sept. 21 on NBC. The show commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month. Eva Longoria & George Lopez will co-host.
Director Tony Scott cremated; scholarship created
Tony Scott has been cremated, and his widow will keep his remains at their Los Angeles-area home. The movie director jumped from a bridge into the Los Angeles Harbor Aug. 19. His family has created a memorial scholarship at the American Film Institute.
Troy Aikman’s ex charged with being drunk in public
Troy Aikman's ex-wife was arrested in Collin County, Texas for being drunk in public. 43-year-old Rhonda Aikman was taken to jail & released on $269 bond. Her car was towed to a nearby impound lot. She and Troy divorced in April 2011 after 10 years of marriage.
Camille/Kelsey Grammer Malibu Mansion for Sale
The Malibu mansion owned by Kelsey and Camille Grammer is for sale for $17.9M. They bought it in 1998, for $4.5M. They must also sell and divide the proceeds from their properties in Beverly Hills and Beaver Creek, Colorado.