The HollyWooWoo Report
Friday, May 17, 2013
New Movies: That I will not be seeing ... HA HA! Not a Trekkie. Sorry!
Star Trek Into Darkness - After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. Stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, John Cho and Benedict Cumberbatch. Rated PG-13.
Candice Glover wins 12th season of 'American Idol'
As expected, Candice Glover won "American Idol." The 23-year-old R&B vocalist from St. Helena Island, S.C., won the 12th season on her 3rd try. Persistence pays off!! She is the first femalesinger to win since Jordin Sparks in 2007. Her new single is "I Am Beautiful." I think she is fantastic!!!
‘Idol’ pulls in only 11 million viewers Wednesday
Seacrest ... OUT of a job?! HA! Joking. But - American Idol viewing figures have dropped to an all-time low. Only 11 million people tuned in Wednesday to watch season 12's two finalists compete. The series lost more than 2 million viewers a night compared to season 11.
Steve Carell returns as “The Office” closes after 9 years
“The Office” ended last night after 9 seasons on NBC. Michael Scott returned as best man for Dwight and Angela’s wedding. Pam & Jim left for their new life in Austin Texas. Pam’s words in the final scene: "There's a lot of beauty in ordinary things. Isn't that the point?"
SNL to wrap 38th season tomorrow
Saturday Night Live ends its 38th season tomorrow night with Ben Affleck as the host and Kanye West as musical guest. It’s Bill Hader’s last show. Seth Meyers will leave by February, and veterans Fred Armisen and Jason Sudeikis are moving on to movie careers.
They listened: Fans tell NBC to keep The Voice’s rotating coaching panel
Shakira fans, you can stop worrying. The fall season will see the show's original coaching lineup reunited. For next spring's Season 6, the show will flip back to its current coaching panel, with Shakira and Usher replacing Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green.
Will.i.am on New Britney Spears Album: 'We Start Next Week'
Will.i.am received an Honorary Clio Award Wednesday night for his work endorsing brand name products. He’s also hard at work with Britney Spears, whose upcoming 8th album he's executive producing. He’s in Vegas Sunday to perform in the Billboard Music Awards.
Kim and baby to go with Kanye on tour
Kim Kardashian and her new baby will be going along with Kanye West when he goes on tour. The touring company has been told to arrange for cribs and soundproof hotel rooms at every stop. If the tour heads overseas, she’ll go to a few select cities.
Fast and Furious 7 to film in Japan
'Fast & Furious 7' will film in Japan and the Middle East, and partly shot in the U.S. The action movie's star & producer Vin Diesel said the next installment will continue the trend of shooting on location. 'Fast & Furious 6' was set in London, 'Fast Five' in Rio de Janeiro.
Miley Cyrus Proudly Dons Engagement Ring…but where’s Liam?
Miley Cyrus is trying to end speculation by tweeting a photo of her wearing her engagement ring. It’s a 3.5 carat Neil Lane rock ($300,000). As for supposed-fiance Liam Hemsworth? She said, ''we keep our relationship low-key and don't talk about it anymore.''
Stars To Team Up For Night Of Top Pop At The Billboard Music Awards
Justin Bieber and will.i.am will perform together at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night. Also teaming up: Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne, and Christina Aguilera and Pitbull. Prince will be honored with the Billboard Icon Award.
John Legend And Chrissy Teigen To Wed In Autumn Ceremony
R&B star John Legend will wed his model fiance Chrissy Teigen this autumn. She will wear a Vera Wang wedding dress. She has revealed she needs a daily dose of Xanax for anxiety. They are working out details for their reception. He proposed to her in December, 2011.
'Winnie Mandela,' starring Jennifer Hudson, to get fall release
"Winnie Mandela," starring Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard, will be released in theaters in the fall. It is being showcased at France's Cannes International Film Festival. Producers promise that both deliver “exceptional, solid performances."
Actor Bill Paxton is 58. Boxing Hall-of-Famer Sugar Ray Leonard is 57. Actor-comedian Bob Saget is 57. Sports announcer Jim Nantz is 54. Singer Enya is 52. Talk show host-actor Craig Ferguson is 51. Singer-musician Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails) is 48. Rhythm-and-blues musician O'Dell (Mint Condition) is 48. Actor Hill Harper is 47. Singer Jordan Knight is 43. Rhythm-and-blues singer Darnell Van Rensalier (Shai) is 43. Actress Sasha Alexander is 40. Rock singer Andrea Corr (The Corrs) is 39. Singer Kandi Burruss is 37. Actress Kat Foster is 35. Dancer-choreographer Derek Hough (huhf) is 28. Actor Tahj Mowry is 27. Actress Nikki Reed is 25. Actress Leven Rambin is 23. Actress Samantha Browne-Walters is 22. Actor Justin Martin is 19.