The HollyWooWoo Report
Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013
Photographer killed while shooting Justin Bieber's car
A paparazzo was hit by a car and killed after taking photos of Justin Bieber's white Ferrari on a Los Angeles boulevard last night. Bieber was not in the car. Two friends were. CHP pulled it for a traffic stop. No charges will be filed against the motorist who hit the man.
Harry Styles and Taylor Swift ring in 2013 with a kiss
Harry Styles and girlfriend Taylor Swift shared a midnight kiss in New York's Times Square.
Fans captured the pop-star couple kissing as the calendar turned to 2013. She performed two songs on ABC's "New Year's Rockin' Eve" Monday night.
Kardashian, West feel 'blessed' over coming ‘Kimye,’ but no wedding yet
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are feeling lucky about their first child together. Kim wrote in her online blog she is "looking forward to great new beginnings in 2013 and to starting a family." A marriage will have to wait: she’s still legally married to Kris Humphries.
Kim and Kanye's baby won't be reality TV star
The first child of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West will not be featured on "Keeping Up with the Kardashians." The couple want to "ensure real privacy" for their baby and will keep him or her off the show and its spinoffs. Kim will share her remaining 6 months with viewers.
Kanye West Hints At Grammy Awards No-show
Father-to-be Kanye West has hinted he will be a no-show at the Grammy Awards. He’s tied with 6 nominations, but is upset after missing out on nods in the main award sections. He voiced his frustration onstage in Atlantic City Saturday & suggested a possible boycott.
'DWTS' judge Len Goodman surprises family, marries longtime girlfriend
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Len Goodman married dance teacher Sue Barrett in London Sunday. Family members and friends were invited to lunch at a dining club. It was actually a wedding service. The couple dated over ten years. He is 68, she is 47.
Playboy Hugh Hefner marries his 'runaway bride'
Hugh Hefner's celebrating the new year as a married man once again. The 86-year-old magazine founder exchanged vows with his "runaway bride," Crystal Harris, at a private ceremony New Year's Eve. 26-year-old Harris broke off their previous engagement in 2011.
Kathy Griffen tries to “service” Anderson Cooper in Times Square
Anderson Cooper’s manhood was on the run from Kathy Griffin live on CNN New Year’s Eve. She attempted to “go south” several times. Anderson went along, but was clearly annoyed. She claimed David Letterman dared her. Anderson said “it would have been a first.”
Ann Curry ‘begs’ NBC to let her out of her contract
Ann Curry wants to move from NBC to CNN -- but NBC won’t release her from her contract. Former NBC chief Jeff Zucker is now head of CNN. He wants Curry to host a prime-time show. Curry was pushed out of "Today" in June, and her assignments now are limited.
Blue Ivy, Lion declared worst baby names of 2012; Charlotte Grace the best
A BabyNames.com online poll has revealed the top celebrity baby names of 2012. The best girl’s name is Charlotte Grace, daughter of Jenn Schefft & Joe Waterman. The best boy’s name is Luca Cruz, son of Hilary Duff & Mike Comrie. Worst names: Blue Ivy, and Lion.
Concern over Oscar voting extends deadline by 1 day
The motion picture academy has extended the deadline for members to vote for Oscar nominations. Friday is the deadline. Any votes received after that will not be counted. Voting can be done online or by mail-in ballot. The nominations will be announced Jan. 10.
Armstrong better, Green Day to resume tour in 2013
Green Day is going back on the road. The band canceled its 2012 club schedule after singer-guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong went into substance abuse rehab. He is now out. The tour is scheduled to begin March 28 in Chicago. Tickets for rescheduled shows will be honored.
Michael Phelps Splits From Model Girlfriend
Michael Phelps is back on the market. The Olympic medalist has split with model girlfriend Megan Rossee. He felt the relationship wasn't going anywhere. They first stepped out together in August at the Summer Olympics but had been together since March.
Quentin Tarantino Wants To Work With Johnny Depp
Quentin Tarantino has revealed Johnny Depp is on his wish list of actors that he’d love to work with. Depp does most of his films for Tim Burton. But if Depp agrees, he could write the perfect part for him. Tarantino also wants to work with Meryl Streep and Michael Caine.
Carrie Underwood unloads first house bought after “Idol” win
Carrie Underwood is ditching her last remaining tie to "American Idol. She sold her home in Franklin, Tennessee for $372,500. It was one of her first big purchases after becoming a star. She and husband Mike Fisher built their dream home in Nashville in 2011 for $3.2M.