The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013
'Dancing With The Stars' Week 8 Round-Up: Cher fills in for Len
Cher guest judged on DWTS last night. She performed, changing costume 3 times. Amber Riley and Derek Hough scored 28 points, the best of the night. Bill Engvall had the lowest score of 24, but was saved by his fans. Brant Daughterty scored 27, but was eliminated.
Drew Barrymore is pregnant with her second child
Drew Barrymore is pregnant with her second child. She and her husband, art consultant Will Kopelman, also have a 13-month-old daughter named Olive. The couple married in June 2012. The gender and anticipated due date of their second child has not been disclosed.
Simon Cowell to name son Simon
Simon Cowell wants to call his son Simon, after himself. His second choice was Eric in honor of his late father, who would have been ''very proud'' to have a grandson. The 'X Factor' boss is hopeful his son will follow in his footsteps by taking over his empire.
Judge Rejects Restraining Order Against Charlie Sheen
A judge has refused to issue a restraining order against Charlie Sheen for allegedly threatening Brooke Mueller last week. He plans to go for full custody of their twins. Brooke insists she's maintaining her sobriety and Charlie is on a mission to sabotage her.
Justin Bieber's 'Bad Boy' Act Continues Through Brazil
A fan threw a water bottle at Justin Bieber while he was performing on stage in Brazil. Another ran past security & hugged him onstage. He angered Brazilians by kicking their flag offstage. He left the concert & didn’t return. His next gig is in Argentina November 8th.
Lady Gaga Splits From Manager over “creative differences”
Lady Gaga and her longtime manager have parted ways. Troy Carter was the business mind behind her since he was hired in 2007. He also manages John Legend & Mindless Behavior. She broke down during her performance of ‘Dope’ at the YouTube Awards on Sunday.
Mary J. Blige Releases Christmas Video
Mary J. Blige released her first holiday album, ‘A Mary Christmas,’ last month. The first single is "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." The video features a sparkly Blige decked out in a gold Marc Bower dress. The album was produced by mega producer David Foster.
Eminem says he wasn’t lip-syncing on SNL
Eminem is claiming he didn't pull an Ashlee Simpson on "Saturday Night Live" last weekend. He admitted using a vocal track underneath his live vocals on “Berserk.” His rep said his albums are done the same way.
Britney Spears sells 'Perfume' (the single)
Britney Spears has a new ‘Perfume.’ You can't splash it on your clothes, but you can check it out on iTunes. The single, the second from her upcoming album, ‘Britney Jean,’ due Dec. 3, debuted on her Facebook page before hitting iTunes. The album can also be preordered.
DMX busted for 3 offenses at South Carolina airport
Rapper DMX drove to Greenville-Spartanburg Airport in South Carolina. Police noticed the expired tags, and ran his driver’s license – suspended. And the car didn’t have insurance. Earl Simmons is sitting in jail waiting for bail to be set. It’s his 4th arrest this year.
Kerry Washington's Husband Cut From Football Team
Kerry Washington's husband Nnamdi Asomugha has been released from the San Francisco 49ers. He joined the team in April, but injured his knee in his 3rd game. He and Kerry married in June, and are expecting their first child together.
Nicki Minaj to release next album in 2014
Nicki Minaj has confirmed she will release her 3rd album next year. She's confident the people she has selected will put a different spin on her music. She hasn’t dropped any new music for 18 months. The songs will detail her experiences over the last year and a half.
Lou Reed's will leaves estate to his wife, sister
Lou Reed's will was filed Monday in a New York City court. He died Oct. 27 of complications from a liver transplant. He was 71 and had no children. The will leaves the bulk of his estate to his wife and sister. He and musician Laurie Anderson were married in 2008.
Burger King wants Elvis’ Beverly Hills estate for promotion
Burger King has made a serious offer on Elvis Presley's former Beverly Hills home: $3.6 mil. The offer coincides with the launch of BK's new sandwich, the Big King. The home is owned by Peter Morton, who bought it in Dec for $9.8 mil. He would lose $6 mil on the deal.
'Mandela' to screen for Obama at White House
The Nelson Mandela biopic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" is getting a pre-screening. President Obama will screen the film Thursday at the White House. The film will also screen Nov. 20 at the Kennedy Center, with Hillary Clinton hosting. "Mandela" is out Nov. 29.
Kristen Stewart And Jesse Eisenberg To Reteam For Action Comedy
Former ‘Adventureland’ co-stars Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg are re-teaming for a new action comedy. ‘American Ultra’ centers on Eisenberg's stoner character and his girlfriend, played by Stewart. He becomes the target of a government operation.
Patti Labelle Performed On Broadway With Missing Tooth
Veteran R&B star Patti Labelle was forced to hit the Broadway stage with a missing tooth during her stint in hit musical Fela! She portrayed the mother of late Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti. Her tooth broke & she had to sing without it. The audience didn’t notice it was gone.
Today’s birthdays: Singer Art Garfunkel is 72. TV personality Kris Jenner is 58. Singer Bryan Adams is 54. Actress Tilda Swinton is 53. Actress Tatum O’Neal is 50. Actor Sam Rockwell is 45. Rock musician Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead) is 42. Country singer-musician Ryan Adams is 39. Rock musician Kevin Jonas (The Jonas Brothers) is 26.