The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013
Lindsay Lohan's New York assault hearing postponed
A New York court hearing for Lindsay Lohan Monday was delayed. Prosecutors said they need more time to investigate assault allegations against her. She’s accused of punching a woman in the face in a nightclub in November. A conviction would violate her probation.
Taylor Swift, Harry Styles split
Looks like Taylor Swift has fresh material for a new song. She and Harry Styles have called time on their romance. They went to the Virgin Islands New Year’s Day. She left alone Jan 4. And not in a good mood. He partied all week, and returned to London yesterday…alone.
MacFarlane, Stone to read list of Oscar nominees
Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone will announce Oscar nominations bright and early Thursday morning in Beverly Hills. MacFarlane will host the Feb. 24 Oscars ceremony. It’s the first time since Charlton Heston did it in 1972 that the host announces the nominees.
K & K buy new home in Bel Air
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West recently put down $11 million on a mansion in Bel Air. They gutted the original structure on the property and are designing a dream home in its place. The new home will be an Italian-style villa. They live next to Jennifer Aniston & Joe Francis.
Brad Pitt tweets to Chinese that he's coming
A message from Brad Pitt appeared on China's version of Twitter called Weibo: "It is the truth. Yup, I'm coming." It later disappeared. It’s not clear if he took it down or it was censored. He is banned from entering China for his role in 1997’s "Seven Years in Tibet."
Jimmy Kimmel moves to late-night's sweet spot
Jay Leno and David Letterman now have another competitor: Jimmy Kimmel Live moves to 11:35 p.m. tonight. ABC believes he’ll take over as late night king as the other two eventually retire. He’ll have company…Arsenio Hall returns to late night in September.
Letterman says he sees psychiatrist weekly
David Letterman has revealed he sees a psychiatrist once a week. He’s working to correct his behavior after cheating on his wife with show staffers. He said he has to work every day to regain her trust. He now has compassion for anyone suffering from depression.
Protest over proposed show on prolific rapper Shawty Lo
The Parents Television Council is warning Oxygen Network not to air a new show called “All My Babies’ Mamas.” It features Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo, his 11 children and their 10 mothers. The PTC calls the show "grotesquely irresponsible and exploitive."
Tommy Chong says Justin’s music gave away his pot smoking
Tommy Chong of Cheech & Chong fame says he knew Justin Bieber was on weed before anyone else: “you don't get talent like that by drinking alcohol. The herb, man! The herb!" Rapper The Game has some advice: “fake an ailment, get a medical marijuana card.”
Khloe Kardashian vows to get pregnant
Khloe Kardashian is determined to get pregnant this year. She has been open about her struggles to conceive with husband Lamar Odom. She is ready to begin fertility treatments again. She was inspired by older sister Kim, who is due in June.
Charlie Sheen replaces ex porn-star girlfriend…with a new porn star girlfriend
Charlie Sheen has a new goddess. 24-year-old adult video actress Georgia Jones is living in his L.A. mansion. They first got together in October. They went public last week in Mexico. His last girlfriend was also in the skin arts…Bree Olson, who dumped him via text message.
Mariah Carey hopes feud boosts ratings
Mariah Carey hopes her 'American Idol' feud with Nicki Minaj will boost the show's ratings. She hired extra security just to feel safe. Husband Nick Cannon called the drama “theatrics” to get viewer attention. He’s not concerned. The new season kicks off January 16.
Arrest warrant issued for Katt Williams…again
Katt Williams is officially a wanted man again. He failed to show in Sacramento court Monday for a police chase in November. After the chase, he stopped by a Target & slapped an employee in the face. He also missed a court date in December in Seattle.
Bruno Mars Retires Signature Pompadour Hairstyle
R&B singer Bruno Mars has retired his signature pompadour hairstyle. He’s ditched his iconic hair-do for something more low-maintenance. As to why he frequently wears hats: "I'm a short guy, so... I've always done the hat thing, but now I'm doing ones with bigger brims."
Heidi Klum Swears Off Another Marriage
Heidi Klum has no interest in walking down the aisle again after splitting from husband Seal last year. They used to renew their vows every year. She filed for divorce in April, and is now romancing her former bodyguard. She says, "We're moving on with our lives.”
Canada's Shania Twain Center may close for lack of fan interest
The Shania Twain Center in Ontario, Canada may be shut down due to slow ticket sales. The attraction opened in 2001. Twain moved most her memorabilia out last summer. Admission is $10 for adults. The Center is too expensive to keep open and may be sold.
Laurence Fishburne files restraining order against alleged property squatter
Laurence Fishburne has obtained a restraining order against a man who claims he owns his house. Anthony Francis was released from prison Christmas Day. He left a letter at the house demanding the Fishburnes leave. For now, Francis has been ordered to stay away.