The HollyWooWoo Report
Friday, July 26, 2013
The Wolverine – Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons. Stars Hugh Jackman. Rated PG-13.
The To Do List – Feeling pressured to become more “experienced” before she goes to college, a young woman makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall. Stars Aubrey Plaza, Bill Hader, Rachel Bilson, Donald Glover & Andy Samberg. Rated R. STRONG SEXUAL CONTENT, DRUG & ALCOHOL USE & LANGUAGE.
Fruitvale Station - The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008. He was detained and killed by police, which was caught on video. Stars Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer and Melonie Diaz. Rated R.
Blue Jasmine (Limited release) - A life crisis causes a woman to head to San Francisco, where she reconnects with her sister. Stars Cate Blanchett, Sally Hawkins, Alec Baldwin, Bobby Cannavale and Andrew Dice Clay. Rated PG-13.
‘Glee' holds Cory Monteith memorial for cast, crew, “Finn” to die
The cast and crew of "Glee" held a memorial Thursday for Cory Monteith, who died earlier this month of an overdose. The show plans a tribute episode that will address the death of his character, Finn. "Glee" is set to begin its fifth season Sept. 26.
Amanda Bynes' Parents Mull Over Conservatorship
Amanda Bynes' parents are hoping to get a conservatorship today. The court order would grant legal control of her personal and financial affairs. They must prove their daughter is a danger to herself and others for the order to be granted. She is in a mental facility.
Amanda Bynes’ brain needs rewiring, appears to have personality disorder
Amanda Bynes has been assigned her own room after being abusive to her roommate. Her doctors say she has personality disorder. She’s fine a few hours, then loses control of her behavior. She is being treated for schizophrenia, & will be hospitalized another 2 weeks.
Warrant seeks wife of bounty hunter 'Dog'
An arrest warrant has been issued in Colorado for the wife of TV bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman. She is accused of verbally harassing a teenager. Attorneys for Beth Chapman say she did nothing wrong. The alleged harassment took place July 10 at a lake.
Lady Gaga to perform at MTV Video Music Awards
Lady Gaga will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards next month. It will be one of her first appearances since having hip surgery in February. She will perform her new single live from the Barclays Center. Her new album ARTPOP is out Nov. 11.
Mary J. Blige to release Christmas album
Mary J. Blige will release her first holiday album in October. Her record label described "A Mary Christmas" as Blige's "soulful interpretation of classic holiday tunes." This marks her 11th studio album since 1992. In two decades, she has sold more than 50 million records.
Sylvester Stallone to play Rocky in new movie 'Creed'
Sylvester Stallone will reprise Rocky Balboa in a film about the grandson of his late rival and friend. Rocky will serve as a mentor to Apollo Creed's grandson in "Creed." Michael B. Jordan will play the younger boxer. Stallone, now 67, has played Rocky in six movies.
Kristen Wiig and Fabrizio Moretti Split
Kristen Wiig and Fabrizio Moretti have decided to split up after dating for 18 months. A rep says their parting is amicable. Strokes drummer Moretti dated Drew Barrymore and Kirsten Dunst before getting together with the SNL comedienne.
TLC debuts film trailer, announces album due this fall
TLC plans to release a greatest-hits collection Oct. 15, which will include new tunes. Lady Gaga, Ne-Yo, Lil Mama, Drake and J. Cole will be contributors. The new material will be TLC's first since 2002's ‘3D’. The TLC Story, a biopic, is set to premiere on VH1 Oct. 21.
Brad & Angelina’s family SUV broken into at paintball park
A man broke into Brad & Angelina’s SUV and stole 2 high-priced Apple tablets. They were at a paintball park in California. Security guards took him down and returned the stolen items. The park manager gave Maddox and his bodyguard free food and other stuff.
Timbaland Apologizes To Chris Brown Over Aaliyah Project Comments
Timbaland has apologized to Chris Brown after he criticized the R&B star for featuring late singer Aaliyah on a track. The tune “Don't Think They Know” features vocals she recorded before her death. Timbaland said “Aaliyah's music only works with its soul mate…me."
Frank Ocean Suffers Tear to Vocal Cord
Frank Ocean has canceled his sold-out Australian tour after suffering with throat problems on opening night. A trip to the doctors has revealed he has a tear to one of his vocal chords. He closed the show without an encore. He has been told he must rest his voice.
Flavor Flav: no more chicken and ribs as last restaurant closes
Flavor Flav's Chicken & Ribs has fried its last drumstick. The fast food location in Michigan has been evicted for non-payment of rent. The other locations in Las Vegas and Iowa have also closed down. Flav would only say he left the day-to-day operations to his partners.