The HollyWooWoo Report
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
First night a hit for 'Tonight' host Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon left no doubt "The Tonight Show" fits him like a glove. He remained funny, gracious, bubbly & comfortable. He was welcomed by a parade of celebrities. His band The Roots added 2 members. He told viewers, "I'm Jimmy Fallon...I'll be your host - for now."
'LEGO Movie' wins 2nd straight weekend
"The LEGO Movie" led the box office for the second weekend with $48.8 million. "About Last Night" was second with $27 million. "RoboCop" was third with $21.5 million; "The Monuments Men" fourth with $15 million; "Endless Love" fifth with $13.3 million.
Bob Costas back as pink eye continues to heal
Bob Costas was back as NBC prime-time host after six days out with an eye infection. He thanked subs Matt Lauer & Meredith Vieira, & viewers who supported him, while apologizing for the uncomfortable distraction. His eyes looked better, but are not fully healed.
How I Met Your Mother' cast reads 'Late Show' Top 10
The cast of "How I Met Your Mother" read the Top Ten list on the "Late Show" last night. The category was "Surprises in the final episode of 'How I Met Your Mother.'" "How I Met Your Mother" returns to CBS on Feb. 24 for its final seven episodes.
'Monuments Men' to screen at the White House tonight
The cast and crew of "The Monuments Men" will attend a screening of the World War II picture at the White House. Tonight’s event in the Family Theater will not be open to the press. Star and director George Clooney is expected to be among the cast.
Marvel's 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Trailer To Have Premiere On Jimmy Kimmel
'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' will debut the trailer for Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy'. The trailer will be shown on tonight’s episode. Kimmel is now doing late-night battle with Jimmy Fallon. ‘Guardians of the Galaxy' releases in theatres on August 1st.
'Idol' is set to go live and welcome Jackson back
American Idol revs up this week with this season's first live shows. Randy Jackson returns as a mentor for what's being called Rush Week. The girls sing tonight, the boys tomorrow. The final 13 are revealed Thursday. This week's shows face the Olympics.
Simon Cowell Leaves Hospital with Baby Eric
Simon Cowell and girlfriend Lauren Silverman became parents on Friday, on Valentine's Day. They left a New York hospital Sunday with Eric Philip sleeping in his car seat. Simon is filming Britain's Got Talent, so he’ll be flying back and forth across the Ocean.
Emily Blunt gives birth to a daughter
Actor John Krasinski announced via Twitter that his wife, actress Emily Blunt, has given birth to their first child, a daughter. They were married in 2010. John wrote, "Emily and I are so incredibly happy to welcome our daughter Hazel into the world today! Happy bday!"
Pete Wentz's girlfriend is pregnant
Pete Wentz announced via Instagram Monday his girlfriend, model Meagan Camper, is pregnant with their first child. He also has a 5-year-old son named Bronx with his ex-wife Ashlee Simpson. He did not say what the baby's gender or anticipated due date are.
Michael Lohan, girlfriend Kate whip up spat to get into the news
Michael Lohan and girlfriend Kate Major had a domestic spat last night, and the Boca Raton Police were called. She claims he threatened her with a knife, he says she was drunk. He wants custody of their son. Police spoke to them, then left.
David Crosby postpones shows after heart surgery
David Crosby has undergone heart surgery and is postponing his sold-out California shows. The 72-year-old had a cardiac catheterization last week to fix a blocked coronary artery. He's expected to make a full recovery. Crosby underwent a liver transplant in 1994.
Khloe Kardashian Urges Public To Ditch Fur In Daring Fashion Statement
The Kardashian sisters were on a shopping trip in New York’s SoHo neighborhood yesterday. Khloe wore a large faux fur coat with an expletive about real fur on the back in bright red paint. She appeared fully nude in a PETA campaign in 2008, but she’s no longer with them.
Omarosa running to join L.A. school board
Omarosa is running for a seat on the L.A. Unified School District. She says she’s passionate about helping kids out of poverty and making them safe. She has no children of her own. She just got her certification as an L.A. District teacher. The election is June 3.
Mary Grace Canfield, Ralph of 'Green Acres,' dies at 89
Character actress Mary Grace Canfield, best known as Ralph the carpenter on TV's "Green Acres," has died of lung cancer. She was 89. She died Saturday at a hospice in Santa Barbara. Her TV career included "Bewitched," "General Hospital," and "The Love Boat."
Actor Christopher Malcolm dead at 67
Scottish actor Christopher Malcolm has died at the age of 67, his daughter announced via Twitter. No cause or location of his death was mentioned. Besides his British works, he appeared in "The Empire Strikes Back," "Reds," "Highlander" and "Labyrinth."
Today's Birthdays: Actor George Kennedy is 89. Former Sen. John Warner of Va. is 87. Singer Yoko Ono is 81. Actress Cybill Shepherd is 64. Singer Juice Newton is 62. Actor John Travolta is 60. Game show host Vanna White is 57. Actor Matt Dillon is 50. Rapper Dr. Dre is 49. Actress Molly Ringwald is 46. TV personal trainer Jillian Michaels is 40. Rock-singer musician Regina Spektor is 34. Actress Maiara Walsh is 26.