The HollyWooWoo Report
Monday, Oct 22, 2012
Melissa Rycroft Hospitalized With Head Injuries
Melissa Rycroft was hospitalized Sunday after suffering head and neck injuries while rehearsing for Dancing With The Stars. Her dance partner is Tony Dovolani. Doctors will decide today if she can compete tonight. She is one of 8 remaining contestants.
Adele gives birth to baby boy, details kept private
Adele is no doubt singing lullabies these days: The Grammy Award-winning singer is a new mom. The baby boy is the first child for Adele, and the second for boyfriend Simon Konecki, who has a 5-year-old daughter. The baby was born Friday.
Donald Trump's Son Welcomes Fourth Child
Donald Trump is a grandfather again after his oldest son welcomed a fourth child. Donald Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa gave birth Sunday, a year after son Tristan Milos was born Oct 2 of 2011. The couple is also parents to daughter Kai Madison and Donald John Trump III.
Chris Brown launches new website with Rihanna at his side
Chris Brown and Rihanna enjoyed a romantic date at the launch party of his new website “Qubeey” Saturday night. They kissed & shared drinks at Playhouse nightclub in Beverly Hills. Friends close to the couple insist they are taking their relationship slowly.
Tom Hanks a surprise 'Saturday Night Live'
Tom Hanks wasn't the host of this week's "Saturday Night Live," but he dropped by for a special guest appearance anyway. He turned up near the tail end of the overly long Presidential debate sketch that opened the show. His new film "Cloud Atlas" opens Friday.
Lindsay Lohan's dad says he tried to surprise her with an intervention
Lindsay Lohan apparently got an unwanted knock at the door Friday. Dad Michael Lohan attempted to stage an intervention. He was worried she had relapsed. She failed to show up for postproduction work on "The Canyons." He was turned away.
Lea Michele starts recording new pop album
Lea Michele of "Glee" has started work on her first solo album. The Bronx native took to Twitter Friday to tell fans about the new album, though she's keeping mum on the details. She’s recording in the studio next to "X Factor" judge Demi Lovato. It will be a pop album.
President Obama gives Jay-Z parenting advice
Jay-Z may have 99 problems, but getting parenting advice isn't one. During a radio interview in Cleveland, the president passed along his own advice: “Help out. Don’t leave it all with the mom and mother-in-law." The couple recently hosted a campaign event for him.
Travis Barker wrongly accused of being in a gang because of his tattoos
Travis Barker believes his tattoos make police suspicious of him. Last Wednesday, he was pulled for not having a front license plate. The officer asked if he was a gang member. His car was searched. He was given a ticket, then released. It’s the 2nd time he was asked.
Madonna Upsets Colorado Fans Through Gun Use in Concert
Madonna used guns during a performance Thursday in a concert in Colorado. The state has endured a mass shooting at a local theater, and the unsolved slaying of a 10-year-old girl. The song "Gang Bang" includes the shooting of a man and blood spattering on a screen.
Halle Berry Almost Re-broke Foot On Cloud Atlas Set
Halle Berry almost re-broke her foot a day after getting her cast off. She slipped on a wet rock in a river while shooting new movie Cloud Atlas. She broke a bone in the foot earlier this year when she tripped in a house she was renting in Spain. She completed the scene.
Rascal Flatts Celebrate 7 Million Concert Tickets Sold
Rascal Flatts was honored at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry Friday night. They were presented with a commemorative ticket to celebrate seven million tickets sold since they became a headlining act in 2004. Their first charting hit was "Prayin' For Daylight" in 2000.
Pippa Middleton Opens Up About Fame Struggle
Pippa Middleton has opened up about her life in the spotlight. She’s still struggling to "make sense" of her new-found fame. She wrote in her new book she’s famous for “my sister, my brother-in-law and my bottom.” Her part-planning book is out Oct 30.
Christina Aguilera Going Country With The Voice Co-star Blake Shelton
Christina Aguilera has teamed up with Blake Shelton to record a new track for her upcoming album. “Just A Fool” will be featured on her seventh studio album, Lotus. Last year she paired up with Adam Levine on “Moves Like Jagger.” Cee Lo Green also duets on Lotus.
Dolly Parton Eyeing A Spot On The Voice
Dolly Parton is eager to land a job on The Voice. She turned down offers to be a judge on American Idol and The X Factor. She would jump at the chance to coach acts on the rival series. She said, “You don't have to judge that much and I hesitate to judge people.”
Emma Roberts Accidentally Doused In Champagne At Publicity Event
Emma Roberts was doused in champagne by a clumsy partygoer at a fashion event in NYC last Thursday. She was promoting the launch of her new Emma shades at the Sunglass Hut. An attendee tripped over a lighting chord. Emma dried herself off, then posed for pictures.
James Blunt Eyes Career Break
Singer James Blunt is eyeing a career hiatus. He recently wrapped up a world tour. He has spent several weeks on a Spanish party island with his girlfriend of 9 months, model Sofia Wellesley. He says this summer was the first he has taken off in seven years.
Michael Buble Gets Cold Feet At Ice Charity Hockey Game
Michael Buble backed out of a charity hockey game in his native British Columbia last week. He was to lace up skates and hit the rink with the Vancouver Canucks as part of a benefit game. He pulled out at the last minute. He donated $100,000 to the spotlighted charities.