The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013
Valerie Harper out of DWTS as 7 dancers tie scores
Dancing With the Stars has lost another fan favorite. Valerie Harper is out, a week after Bill Nye was cut. She is 74 and a cancer survivor. Elizabeth Berkley, Amber Riley & Corbin Bleu all scored 27s last night. Snooki, Leah Remini, Jack Osbourne & Christina Milian scored 24s.
Halle Berry names son Maeco Robert Martinez
Halle Berry has named her son Maeco (Matthew) Robert Martinez. She delivered her new baby on Saturday. The father is husband Olivier Martinez. The name means ''Gift of God,'' and coincides with Olivier's dad's Spanish origin.
Eminem's Daughter Crowned Homecoming Queen
Eminem and ex-wife Kim last Friday watched proudly as their teenage daughter was crowned homecoming queen. 17-year-old Hailie Scott attends Chippewa Valley High School. Eminem hid in the cafeteria so the attention would be on her. He and Kim divorced in 2006.
Avril Lavigne, husband Chad Kroeger say 'Let Me Go'
First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes your first duet. Avril Lavigne and husband Chad Kroeger released “Let Me Go” on Monday. The piano-tinged pop-rock ballad will be included on her upcoming self-titled release. The album drops Nov. 5.
X-Factor girl group gets a little payback on Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell got a surprise when he returned to his Beverly Hills mansion. He turned 54 yesterday. His house was 'toilet papered' in a prank by girl band Fifth Harmony. They were on X Factor USA last year. Their album is out Oct. 22. Simon enjoyed the prank.
Britney Spears bans entourage from drinking at table
Britney Spears banned her entourage from drinking at the same table as her. She has been determined to stay sober since leaving rehab in 2007. They were at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles Sunday night. She told her group not to order any alcoholic beverages.
Casey Kasem's Kids Seek Legal Control Over His Healthcare
Three grown children of Casey Kasem are seeking a court's help to get access to their ailing father. Their stepmom Jean has barred them from seeing him for 3 months. His daughter Julie is requesting conservatorship. Kasem, who is 81, has advanced Parkinson's disease.
Lamar Odom's family plan intervention
Lamar Odom's family are planning to stage an intervention. They want him to come back to Queens, where he grew up. They believe he stands a better chance of recovering from addictions with the help of family. He believes he can kick his habits without outside help.
“Grey’s” T. R. Knight marries boyfriend
T. R. Knight has married his long-time boyfriend. The former 'Grey's Anatomy' star wed Patrick last Friday. Former co-star Katherine Heigl attended the ceremony. He is currently starring as Mercutio in a production of 'Romeo & Juliet' in New York City.
Lindsay Lohan wants to open own rehab center
A case of the cat watching the hen house: Lindsay Lohan wants to open her own rehab facility. She feels she can help others struggling with addictions, since she’s done the same so many times. She’s encouraging friends to invest in her venture. So far…none has.
Charlize Theron has neck surgery
Charlize Theron tried to cover up a small bandage across her throat on Friday. A scar was visible at Variety's fifth annual Power of Women event in Beverly Hills. She had "a small procedure" on her neck to correct vertebrae she had broken years ago.
T.I. Heading To TV Show House Of Lies
Rapper T.I. is heading back to TV for a multi-episode arc on Don Cheadle's hit show “House Of Lies.” He has been cast for the upcoming third season. He will play a musician/actor who co-owns a clothing company. He currently fronts reality show T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle.
Scarlett Johansson Crowned 'Sexiest Woman Alive' In New Poll
Scarlett Johansson has been crowned the 'Sexiest Woman Alive' by Esquire magazine. She tops the new poll published in the November issue. She held the title in 2006, which makes her the first to be awarded the accolade twice. She discusses her love life and career.
Pitbull Records Timber With Ke$ha
Tour partners Pitbull and Ke$Ha have teamed up to record a new track together. “Timber” premiered on Monday and features his catchy harmonica hook. Pitbull and Ke$ha will resume their joint tour in Australia on October 30.
Keith Urban Launching Guitar Line
Singer Keith Urban is launching his own guitar line. The American Idol judge has teamed up with Home Shopping Network to release the Urban Guitar Collection on November 3. Proceeds will help provide instruments to struggling music programs in schools.
Katherine Jackson: no regrets about lawsuit
Katherine Jackson has no regrets for suing AEG over Michael Jackson's death. The jury ruled the promoter hired Michael’s doctor, but felt they were not directly responsible for his death. Katherine hopes the lawsuit will change how entertainment companies treat their talent.
Today's Birthdays: Actor Paul Hogan (Crocodile Dundee) is 74. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 73. Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson is 72. Comedian Chevy Chase is 70. Actress Sigourney Weaver is 64. Rhythm-and-blues singer Robert "Kool" Bell (Kool & the Gang) is 63. Comedian Darrell Hammond (former SNL) is 58. Actress Stephanie Zimbalist is 57. Actress Kim Wayans is 52. Gospel/rhythm-and-blues singer CeCe Winans is 49. Rock musician C.J. Ramone (The Ramones) is 48. Singer-producer Teddy Riley is 47. Actress Emily Procter (CSI: Miami) is 45. Actor-screenwriter Matt Damon is 43. Rhythm-and-blues singer Byron Reeder (Mista) is 34. Actor Nick Cannon is 33. Singer-songwriter-producer Bruno Mars is 28. Actor Angus T. Jones (Two ½ Men) is 20.