The HollyWooWoo Report
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Fallon moving to NY, Jay Leno pissing off NBC executives
NBC has confirmed it's creating a new studio for Jimmy Fallon in New York. The Hollywood Reporter reports the hand-off to the Tonight Show will be made by Sept 2014. Jay Leno this week has been taking shots at NBC executives in his jokes. NBC has warned him to stop it.
Candice Glover performs like a seasoned pro on “Idol”
It was Beatles night on “American Idol.” The women ruled, with Candice Glover delivering a rocking rendition of "Come Together" that had the audience on its feet. She strutted the stage with confidence. Lazaro Arbos cracked under criticism and left the stage in tears.
Bobby Brown turns himself in for DUI conviction, released after 9 hours
Bobby Brown has walked free from jail after serving just 9 hours behind bars. He surrendered Wednesday to begin a 55-day sentence for his second DUI. He was allowed to leave due to overcrowding. He’s on 4 years’ probation & must attend alcohol counseling.
'Deep Throat' co-star Harry Reems dies at 65
1970s adult film star Harry Reems has died of pancreatic cancer at age 65. He’s best known for “Deep Throat” in 1972. It launched hard-core entertainment. His co-star, Linda Lovelace, died in 2002. In the 80s, he became a real estate agent in Utah. He was a Marine veteran.
Second Child on the Way for Eli Manning
Eli Manning‘s home team is expanding. The NY Giants quarterback and wife Abby are expecting their second child in June. The couple, who married in April 2008 in Mexico, are already parents to daughter Ava Frances, who turns 2 today.
“Gilmore Girl” grown up: Alexis Bledel gets engaged
Alexis Bledel is engaged to her 'Mad Men' co-star Vincent Kartheiser. She is 31, he is 33. They started dating after they met on the set of 'Mad Men' last year. She was on 3 episodes. Alexis is best known for her teenage role in 'Gilmore Girls.'
50 Cent Questions Former Manager's Suicide In VH1 Special
Rapper 50 Cent is convinced the death of his former manager Chris Lighty was not a suicide. He spoke about it in a VH1 Behind The Music special last night. He hired detectives to look into the death. Lighty was found dead in his Bronx apartment in August.
Kristen Stewart reunites with Robert Pattinson
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson celebrated his return to Los Angeles with a night of karaoke. They reunited Tuesday night after a 2-month separation. He was in Australia filming his new movie 'The Rover'. They double-dated with another couple.
Rapper Too Short booked for DUI, narcotics possession
Todd Anthony Shaw, the rapper known as Too Short, was arrested in Los Angeles Tuesday night. He was booked for DUI & felony narcotics possession. He tried to run, but tripped, & was arrested. Officers say he tried to dump narcotics from the back of the police cruiser.
Music publisher sues over online sales of Aaliyah’s songs
A music publisher and record company are in a legal fight over Aaliyah’s songs. Reservoir Media Management filed the lawsuit against Craze Productions. Craze has been selling her songs on iTunes. Reservoir acquired the rights in 2012. Aaliyah died in 2001.
“Take A Picture”: Carly Rae Jepsen letting “Idol” fans write lyrics to next song
Carly Rae Jepsen is prepping a new catch phrase-laden single for the summer. She’s teaming up with Coca-Cola and "American Idol" to help her finish writing it. Fans can vote for the lyrics on the Idol website. She will perform on the "Idol" season finale May 15.
Drugs found on Rihanna's tour bus
Rihanna's tour buses were stopped and searched for drugs. She was not aboard any of them. The buses were stopped at a border crossing in Michigan. A dog detected marijuana. It was found on a passenger. He was cited with a civil penalty. The buses continued on.
Kiefer Sutherland To Play Roman Villain In Pompeii Epic
Kiefer Sutherland is set to drop his good guy image and play a villain in the new 3D disaster movie “Pompeii”. It is now shooting in Toronto, Canada. The movie is set in 79 A.D. in the days before the volcanic eruption. Sutherland will play a tyrannical Roman senator.
TV Land Renews Hot in Cleveland for Fifth Season
Hot in Cleveland is showing no signs of cooling down. TV Land has renewed the sitcom, starring Betty White, for a fifth season. The renewal will also bring Hot in Cleveland past its 100th episode — the magic number needed for syndication. Betty White is 91.
Kelly Osbourne Heading Back To Work After Seizure
Kelly Osbourne is heading back to work after getting the all-clear from doctors following her recent health scare. On March 13, she suffered a seizure and collapsed on the set of Fashion Police. She underwent tests in the hospital. Doctors feel it was a one-time episode.
Singer-musician Rose Stone (Sly and the Family Stone) is 68. Actor Timothy Dalton is 67. Singer Eddie Money is 64. Rock singer-musician Roger Hodgson (Supertramp) is 63. Rock musician Conrad Lozano (Los Lobos) is 62. Rhythm-and-blues singer Russell Thompkins Jr. (The Stylistics) is 62. Comedy writer-performer Brad Hall is 55. Actress Sabrina LeBeauf is 55. Actor Gary Oldman is 55. Actor Matthew Broderick is 51. Comedian-talk show host Rosie O'Donnell is 51. Rock musician Jonas "Joker" Berggren (Ace of Base) is 46. Rock MC Maxim (Prodigy) is 46. Rock musician Andrew Copeland (Sister Hazel) is 45. Hip-hop DJ Premier (Gang Starr) is 44. Actress Laura Allen is 39. Rapper-TV personality Kevin Federline is 35.