The HollyWooWoo Report
Friday, Sept 13, 2013
The Family - The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in becomes challenging as their old habits die hard. Stars Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Tommy Lee Jones, and Dianna Agron. Rated R.
Insidious: Chapter 2 - The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world. Stars Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, and Ty Simpkins. Rated PG-13.
Nicole Kidman OK but shaken after collision
Nicole Kidman was shaken up after being knocked down by a paparazzo bicyclist on a NYC city sidewalk. She was outside a hotel. Carl Wu is charged with reckless endangerment. Nicole appeared last night at a Calvin Klein-related fashion week event.
Leann Rimes Hospitalized In Ireland
Leann Rimes had to cancel her gig in Ireland last night after being admitted to a hospital emergency room. Her lingering cough took a turn for the worse while in Dublin. Her rep said she has a "resurgence of a viral infection and is currently on vocal rest in her hotel room.”
Stevie Nicks, Lady Antebellum team on 'Crossroads'
Lady Antebellum will join Stevie Nicks on tonight’s episode of "CMT Crossroads" at 10 pm. CMT recorded the performance last spring in Los Angeles. That was before Hillary Scott gave birth this summer. The group won't return to the road till later this year.
Carson Daly Joins 'Today Show'
Carson Daly is officially joining NBC’s 'Today Show' Monday. He’ll front 'The Orange Room', a new hub for the show's digital platforms and social media. He said all his hard work has finally ''paid off.'' He will continue as an executive producer for a revamped 'Last Call.'
Kim and Kanye drop in on home contractors
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's $11 million home is still under construction. On Thursday, they dropped in on the contractors to inspect the work so far. The Italian-style villa is in Bel Air. They’re ready to move out of the Kardashian home to be on their own.
Charlie Sheen Receives High School Diploma After 30 Years
Charlie Sheen has finally obtained his high school diploma. He didn’t graduate with his class at Santa Monica High School in 1983. He decided to embark on a Hollywood career instead. He recently completed graduation requirements, and calls it a proud achievement.
Selma Blair threatening to sue over firing from Anger Management
Selma Blair is threatening Charlie Sheen and Lionsgate Entertainment with a retaliation lawsuit. She was fired from "Anger Management" after badmouthing Charlie to cast and crew. A show rep says her character was being phased out over 8 episodes anyway.
Snoop Lion to help cover young girl’s funeral costs
Snoop Lion is donating money to help cover the funeral costs for a 6-year-old girl fatally shot last weekend in California. Rapper The Game has already donated $10,000. Snoop said, “too many young lives are being cut short.”
Jon Gosselin Waiting Tables At Pennsylvania Pub
Jon Gosselin has fallen a long way. The one-time TLC star has taken a job waiting and bussing tables at Emily’s pub in Beckersville, Pa. He makes about $50 a day and lives in a nearby cabin. He and ex-wife Kate, parents to 8 children, divorced in 2009.
Keyshia Cole’s mother sues L.A. hotel after sign falls on head
"Celebrity Rehab" graduate Frankie Lons got hammered at an L.A. hotel by a falling exit sign. Keyshia Cole's mom has filed a lawsuit against Le Parc Suite Hotel for the run-in back in April. She claims severe and permanent injuries. The lawsuit doesn't specify what.
JK Rowling to pen new magic movie for Warner Bros
J.K. Rowling's world of wizardry is coming back to the big screen - but without Harry Potter. She will write a screenplay that begins in New York 70 years before the start of Harry Potter's tale. She calls it “an extension of the wizarding world."
Mark Wahlberg's kids to cameo in Transformers
Mark Wahlberg's 4 children will cameo in 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'. They are ages 10 through 3. They will be in a scene with scared people in the street looking up. The movie will be out in 2014, and features a new cast.
Unheard Amy Winehouse Track Surfaces
A previously-unheard Amy Winehouse song has been discovered by her father during studio sessions for his own album. Mitch Winehouse heard the track when an engineer cued up an old recording. He is considering releasing it. Amy would have turned 30 tomorrow.
Julie Chen Reveals She Had Plastic Surgery
The Talk’s Julie Chen has revealed she underwent plastic surgery to make her eyes look bigger. In her early days in journalism, a news director and her agent told her her Asian eyes made her look disinterested. She said after the surgery, her career took off.