The HollyWooWoo Report
Wednesday, Sept 11, 2013
Blink 182 to perform 9/11 tribute concert in Brooklyn tonight
Travis Barker and his Blink-182 bandmates are observing the 9/11 anniversary in NYC. Blink-182 is on tour. Today was an off-day, but they added a show in Brooklyn tonight. Proceeds benefit NYC hospitals. Travis was burned in a plane crash in S.C. 5 years ago.
Holly Madison Married At Disneyland last night
Holly Madison has married in a fairytale ceremony at Disneyland in California. She exchanged vows with fiance Pasquale Rotella last night. They met in 2011. The park was closed to the public. The couple's 6-month-old daughter Rainbow was also there.
Tom Hanks In Court performing civic duty
Tom Hanks spent Tuesday in court in Los Angeles - as a juror. He was picked to help in a case involving a man accused of domestic violence. The defendant allegedly struck his girlfriend and faces a year behind bars if convicted. The trial continues today.
As it searches for a star, The X Factor hopes it has finally found itself
The X Factor is back tonight for season 3. The judging panel features newcomers Kelly Rowland & Paulina Rubio. Add in Demi Lovato, & Simon Cowell is surrounded by 3 females. Host Mario Lopez is now solo. Khloe Kardashian, Britney Spears & L.A. Reid are gone.
Miley Cyrus' 'Wrecking Ball' Smashes Old Vevo Records
Miley Cyrus has set a record for most video views in 24 hours. Her explicit new video is called 'Wrecking Ball.' After 24 hours online, the video drew 19.3 million views. She asked fans to purchase 'Wrecking Ball' on iTunes to bump it to No. 1, which it promptly did.
The Game pays for funeral costs for L.A. girl shot last weekend
The Game is paying for the funeral of a 6-year-old girl shot and killed outside her family's L.A. home last weekend. She and her father were shot by 2 men. Her funeral is Saturday. Her father survived. Game is giving away $1 million of his own money to those in need.
NBC Mulls Future of Last Call with Carson Daly
Is it last call for NBC's Last Call with Carson Daly? Staffers have been told not to report to work for now. Production on a 13th season should have already started. Last season, Daly visited guests and bands at various venues. He may be heading to the Today Show.
'Jurassic Park' sequel titled 'Jurassic World'
The fourth installment of "Jurassic Park" has a name: "Jurassic World." The sequel will hatch in 3-D on June 12, 2015. Steven Spielberg will serve as producer. The dinosaur franchise has grossed $1.9 billion at the box office worldwide since the first film was released in 1993.
'Pirates' sequel not coming July 2015 as planned
The next "Pirates of the Caribbean" sequel has been temporarily docked. The release date for the fifth installment has been removed from Disney's distribution schedule. It was scheduled July 10, 2015. Disney's "The Lone Ranger" failed at the box office this summer.
Kiss’ Gene Simmons offers Tim Tebow a contract for Arena League team
L-A KISS, the arena football league team headed by Gene Simmons, has offered Tim Tebow a 3-year contract worth millions. He calls it a "great investment for the team.” No word yet if Tim is interested. Former NFL star Kurt Warner played Arena Football from 1995 to 1999.
Lady Gaga going to trial in ex-assistant's lawsuit
A onetime roommate and friend of Lady Gaga is suing her for overtime compensation. Jennifer O’Neil was paid to be her personal assistant. She was on-call 24/7. Lady Gaga says she was paid a flat rate. Lady Gaga earned $80 million in the first six months of this year.
Jordana Brewster Welcomes Son Julian
It’s a boy for Jordana Brewster. She and husband Andrew Form have announced the birth of their son, Julian. The boy was delivered via surrogate. The couple have been married for six years. If all goes well, they hope to eventually add another little one to their growing family.
Lamar Odom sued for assault
Lamar Odom is being sued for allegedly assaulting a photographer in Hollywood. Back in July, Lamar was recorded tossing the paparazzi’s equipment into the road. Stefan Saad claims more than $15,000 worth of his equipment was destroyed or taken by Lamar.
Steven Tyler Convinces Desperate Addicts To Stay At Betty Ford Clinic
Steven Tyler has become a favorite for staff at the Betty Ford Clinic. He was there for treatment for a painkiller addiction in 2009. When a patient wants to leave early, Steven calls them and convinces them to complete treatment. The clinic’s success rate is ring.
Oscar De La Hoya Back In Rehab
Former boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya has returned to rehab. He previously spent 2 years battling cocaine & alcohol addictions. The retired sportsman is now a fight promoter. He will miss this weekend’s clash between Floyd Mayweather Jr. & Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez.