The HollyWooWoo Report
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
'American Idol' women's semifinal: The recap
Angie Miller is looking more and more like American Idol’s odds-on favorite. Last night, she sat down behind a piano & delivered a flawless “Never Gone.” Colton Dixon sang it on the finals last year. Candice Glover & Kree Harrison were also strong. The guys perform tonight.
“Technical problems”: Justin Bieber’s rep tries to appease angry parents
“Technical problems.” That’s what Justin Bieber’s rep claims caused him to be 2 hours late for a London concert Monday night. He arrived 2 minutes early for last night’s concert. Afterward, a mystery brunette accompanied him back to his hotel.
`Django,' `Ted' lead MTV Movie Awards nominees
"Django Unchained" and "Ted" each have 7 nominations for the MTV Movie Awards. It airs live April 14. Will Ferrell and Rebel Wilson will host. Fans can vote online. "Silver Linings Playbook" earned 6 nominations and "The Dark Knight Rises" collected 5.
Holly Madison welcomes baby girl
Holly Madison is ''overjoyed'' after giving birth to a baby girl. The baby was born at 11.59 a.m. Tuesday morning in a Las Vegas hospital. Fiance Pasquale Rotella was by her side. They have not named her yet. The baby was born on its due date.
Duchess Kate hints she's expecting a girl
Dutchess Kate dropped a hint she and Prince William are expecting a girl. She visited an English fishing port Tuesday. A woman gave her a teddy bear. Kate said, 'Thank you, I'll take that for my d ...’ then she stopped herself. The baby is due in July.
Jessica Simpson shocked by second pregnancy
Jessica Simpson was ''extremely shocked'' to learn she was pregnant again. She and fiance Eric Johnson are expecting their second child later this summer. Daughter Maxwell Drew is barely 10 months old. Jessica says she’s exhausted and her snack of choice is Tums.
Jay Cutler, Kristin Cavallari to marry on July 13
Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler and actress Kristin Cavallari will marry July 13. They are registered at luxurious homeware store Williams-Sonoma. They have selected 70 items totaling $4000. They are the parents of a 7-month-old son named Camden.
Jennifer Aniston doesn't want gifts
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux don't want wedding gifts. The couple are expected to tie the knot later this month. They’ve asked guests to make charity donations to a children’s hospice. The honeymoon might be a problem: Jen likes Mexico, Justin lives in Hawaii.
Taylor Swift says she's not a 'clingy, insane, desperate' girlfriend
Taylor Swift's love life is the subject of countless stories in the press. She tells the new Vanity Fair the focus on her is "frankly a little sexist." She said since 2010, she has dated only Conor Kennedy & One Direction’s Harry Styles. She says the press twists her love-life.
Taylor Swift Makes Almost $1 Million Profit On Hyannis Port Property
Taylor Swift has made almost a $1 million profit after selling her Massachusetts house. She bought the estate in Hyannis Port to be near ex-boyfriend, Conor Kennedy. It costs $4.8 million. A couple bought it last month for $5.7 million. Taylor owned it 7 months.
Carly Rae Jepsen Cancels Boy Scouts Jamboree Performance
Carly Rae Jepsen won't be returning any more calls from the Boy Scouts. She has canceled her scheduled appearance at this July's Jamboree, citing the controversial ban on gay members. The band Train pulled out of its scheduled performance for the same reason.
Sony Label Bosses Sue Over Beyonce's Leaked “4” Album
Beyonce's label bosses at Sony Music have filed suit against a Swedish man. He allegedly leaked her 2011 album weeks before its scheduled release date. “4” surfaced online on June 8, 2011, 16 days before it hit retailers. Sony is suing for $233,000 in damages.
Most unlikely mashup pairs 'Call Me Maybe' with Nine Inch Nails hit
Nine Inch Nails’ "Head Like a Hole" has been pieced together with Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe." The result is titled "Call Me A Hole." Trent Reznor's vocals lose all of their angst and grit when set over the top of the bubblegum synth of Jepsen's song.
New Fox sports network to debut in August
Fox is launching a 24-hour sports cable network called Fox Sports 1 Aug. 17. It will replace Speed, the Motorsports Network. NBC and CBS already have their own cable sports networks. Disney’s ESPN has 8 cable networks. Fox is airing the 2014 Super Bowl.
DMX sued by club for ditching appearance
DMX has been slapped with a lawsuit by a South Carolina nightclub. Owls Nest Sports Lounge claims it hired DMX to do a meet and greet on August 25, 2012. He was paid $3000. He never showed up. They also want $45 for several bottles of gin and $50 for a bartender.
Taye Diggs Ups Security At Home After Intruder Drama
Taye Diggs and his wife Idina Menzel have boosted security at their Los Angeles home. He chased an intruder down on the night of the Screen Actors Guild Awards in January. He admits they went out and left the doors unlocked. They now have 18 dogs.
Hawaii Senate passes Steven Tyler Act on privacy
The Hawaii state Senate passed the so-called Steven Tyler Act Tuesday. It seeks to protect celebrities from overeager paparazzi. It now goes to the House for a vote. Tyler sponsored the bill. He owns a multimillion dollar home in Maui. The national media opposes the bill.
Edward Furlong sentenced to 6 months in LA jail
Listening, Lindsay? Actor Edward Furlong has been ordered to 6 months in jail for violating his probation in a 2010 domestic violence case. He starred in "Terminator 2." He was accused of disobeying the terms of his sentence. He could be released in late May.