The HollyWooWoo Report
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013
'Jersey Shore' Star Pauly D Is A Father to 5-month-old girl
Jersey Shore star Pauly D underwent a court-ordered paternity test -- he is the father to a love child. The mother is a 26 year-old Jersey native. They met for a night in Las Vegas last year while he was DJing a gig. Amabella was born on May 15. He has not seen the child.
Melissa Rycroft pregnant with second child
Melissa Rycroft is pregnant with her second child. She and Tye Strickland will celebrate their fourth wedding anniversary in December. They have a 2-year-old daughter named Ava. Rycroft is best known for her appearances on "The Bachelor" and "Dancing with the Stars."
Kaye West’s proposal was put together in 12 hours
Kanye West’s elaborate wedding proposal to Kim Kardashian was filmed for her show 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians.' Planners had only 12 hours to create the setting, which included a live orchestra & 75 roman candles. The 15-carat ring he designed cost $8 million.
Wendy Williams will 'eat crow' if Kim, Kanye wed
Wendy Williams has never believed that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West will actually get married. She said on her show, if they do, she’ll eat crow with hot sauce on TV on the 73rd day of their union. She still believes Kanye will eventually bail out, but wished them well.
Jenna Jameson claims exhaustion was reason for botched interview
Jenna Jameson says she is not on drugs or alcohol…she was very tired when she did a live interview on “Good Day NY” Monday. She is on a promotional tour of her new book “Sugar.” Yesterday, she was alert and spoke clearly. She said she hasn't done any drugs in 7 years.
Former Bandmates Suing Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath
Two former members of Sugar Ray are suing Mark McGrath. Murphy Karges and Stan Frazier, former bassist and drummer, claim he bashed them on Twitter and cheated them out of money. McGrath & guitarist Rodney Sheppard negotiated a new licensing agreement.
TV pitchman pleads for mercy, jailed anyway
Television pitchman Kevin Trudeau is jailed for failing to pay a $37 million civil judgment. The Federal Trade Commission won the judgment after accusing Trudeau of hoodwinking viewers about his weight-loss books. Prosecutors deny his claims that he has no assets.
Britain's future king Prince George to be christened
Britain's Prince George is set to make his second official outing today. He’ll be baptized in the Chapel Royal at St James Palace. He is third in line to the throne, born in London on July 22. The Archbishop of Canterbury will perform the christening.
Jake Gyllenhaal Discusses Dramatic Weight Loss For New Film Role
Jake Gyllenhaal is preparing for a new movie role and has lost 20 pounds. In ‘Nightcrawler,’ he will play a crime scene freelance photographer & reporter. He stumbles onto the underground world of Los Angeles. Out in public, he looks drained and gaunt (for publicity).
Jermaine Jackson again behind on child support, buys $160,000 Ferrari
Jermaine Jackson could be jailed for falling further behind on his child support payments. L.A. Child Support Services wants him charged with contempt and put in jail for 20 days. He owes $12,000 to his ex-partner for their 2 sons. He recently bought a $160,000 Ferrari.
Blink-182 Staging Anniversary Gigs For 2003 Album
Blink-182 is set to mark the 10th anniversary of the release of their self-titled 2003 album. They will perform gigs at the Hollywood Palladium and the Red Bull Sound Space Nov. 6 and 7. The afternoon Palladium performance will be streamed live online.
Nicki Minaj: 'American Idol Was Scary'
Nicki Minaj has confessed she was terrified she wouldn't live up to fans' expectations on American Idol. She quit after one season as a judge. She told Queen Latifah she felt like she was at "the bottom of the totem pole." She's now back in the studio focusing on music.
Jackie Chan reveals his father was a spy, changed his real last name
Jackie Chan revealed a family secret on "The Talk" on Tuesday -- his father was a Chinese spy, and changed their last name from Fong to go into hiding. His father escaped & became a cook in Australia for 40 years. Jackie is putting together a documentary about his father.
50 Cent's cringe-worthy audition tape for American Gangster emerges
50 Cent tried out for the film American Gangster in 2007. It starred Denzel Washington. He was to play the cousin of Denzel's criminal mastermind character Frank in the film. But he was so bad, the director didn’t hire him. The film went on to gross $267 million.
Ja Rule plans prison cook book
Ja Rule wants to release a cook book inspired by his time in prison. The rapper says every recipe in the book will be ''microwavable.'' That was how he had to make dishes in jail. Among his favorites: lasagne and cheesecake.
Today's Birthdays: Rhythm-and-blues singer Barbara Ann Hawkins (The Dixie Cups) is 70. Movie director Ang Lee is 59. Jazz singer Dianne Reeves is 57. Community activist Martin Luther King III is 56. Parodist "Weird Al" Yankovic is 54. Christian/jazz singer David Thomas (Take 6) is 47. Rock musician Brian Nevin (Big Head Todd and the Monsters) is 47. Actor Jon Huertas is 44. Movie director Chris Weitz is 44. CNN medical reporter Dr. Sanjay Gupta is 44. Rock musician Eric Bass (Shinedown) is 39. TV personality and host Cat Deeley is 37. Actor Ryan Reynolds is 37. Rock singer Matthew Shultz (Cage the Elephant) is 30. Rhythm-and-blues singer Miguel is 28. Actress Briana Evigan is 27. Actress Jessica Stroup is 27.