Monday, March 24, 2014
'Good Wife' leaves viewers shocked, bereaved as main character killed off
Viewers of "The Good Wife" were stunned last night by the sudden, unexpected death of its dashing attorney, Will Gardner. He was gunned down in the courtroom by his client. Josh Charles had been with the series all 5 seasons. His departure was a well-guarded secret.
Teen sci-fi franchise 'Divergent' debuts with $56M
"Divergent" debuted with $56 million over the weekend. The audience was 59% female and half under age of 25. A sequel is already in the works. #2 "Muppets Most Wanted" fared poorly, earning just $16 million. "Mr. Peabody and Sherman" slid to third with $11.7 million.
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Expecting First Child
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are engaged — and expecting. They will welcome their first child later this year. They have not revealed a wedding date, but are in no hurry to tie the knot. The pair began dating in 2012. She is attending a prenatal yoga class in Hollywood.
Aretha Franklin celebrates birthday, announces new music
Aretha Franklin held an exclusive and small party Saturday in NYC for her 72nd birthday, which is tomorrow. She entered the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in a baseball cap. She revealed she’s working on new music with rapper Andre 3000 and singer-songwriter Babyface.
L'Wren Scott's Coffin Moved to a Funeral Home in Los Angeles
Designer L'Wren Scott’s coffin has been moved to the Hollywood Forever Funeral Home and Cemetery in Los Angeles. There has been disagreement in the family over her final resting place. Scott's adopted sister Jan wants the funeral held in Utah, where they grew up.
NASCAR’s Michael Waltrip tripped up by Donna Summer look-alike
NASCAR legend Michael Waltrip was doing some pre-race work for FOX at the NASCAR Auto Club 400 race. He interviewed a woman he thought was Donna Summer. The woman was actually just a race fan who looked like her. Donna Summer passed away 2 years ago.
Evelyn Lozada gives birth to baby boy
Evelyn Lozada gave birth to her first child, a boy, with fiancé Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford. The baby was born at 3:55 a.m. Saturday. The baby joins Lozada's 20-year-old daughter from a previous relationship. Lozada appears on "Basketball Wives."
Alyssa Milano pregnant with second child
Alyssa Milano is pregnant with her second child with husband David Bugliari. The baby's due date hasn't been announced yet, but she's already starting to show. Milano announced her good news on Twitter. The couple have a 2-year-old son named Milo.
Gregg Allman forced to miss shows because of bronchitis
Bronchitis sidelined Gregg Allman for at least 2 dates of the Allman Brothers Band's annual shows at the Beacon Theatre. He intends to return for the final 4 shows over the next week. He is now 66, and had a liver transplant in 2010. The band is celebrating its 45th anniv.
Pharrell Williams says music works best without egos
Pharrell Williams thinks the secret to writing great songs is ditching your ego. He says a big ego can often make people delusional. He thinks the best tunes are a result of musicians tapping into their ''feelings.'' ''when a song works, you should just be thankful.”
Justin Bieber has religious tattoos done in jet 40,000 feet closer to heaven
Justin Bieber has joined a very exclusive mile-high club. He got fresh ink on a flight to Canada just 5 days after his Miami Beach arrest. The new tat was done by NYC tattoo artist Bang Bang. The work was done at 40,000 feet during turbulence.
Rihanna Promotes Upcoming 'Monster' Tour With Infamous 'Teen Mom 2' Clip
Rihanna is trying a unique way to plug her upcoming 'Monster' tour. She is heading on the road for a 3-date run this summer with Eminem. She has used a well-known clip from 'Teen Mom 2' for promotional purposes. The dates are in Los Angeles, New jersey and Detroit.
'Fast & Furious 7' Will Use Body Doubles And CGI For Paul Walker Scenes
'Fast & Furious 7' will recommence shooting this month. It was postponed due to the tragic death of co-star Paul Walker. Producers will use CGI and body doubles to complete Walker’s role. 'Fast & Furious 7' is slated for release on April 10th 2015.
Jimmy Kimmel Takes Selfie With The Clinton Family
Anything Ellen DeGeneres does, Jimmy Kimmel can do better. He posted a pic Saturday night of himself with former President Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton on Twitter. He took the snap at the Clinton Global Initiative University in Tempe, Arizona.
'Homeland' actor James Rebhorn dies at 65
James Rebhorn, most noted for "Homeland," "Scent of a Woman" and "My Cousin Vinny," has died from skin cancer. He was 65. He was diagnosed in 1992 but worked up until last month. On "Homeland," he played the father of Claire Danes' CIA officer Carrie Mathison.
Today's Birthdays: Fashion and costume designer Bob Mackie is 75. Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger is 63. Actor Robert Carradine is 60. Rhythm-and-blues DJ Rodney "Kool Kollie" Terry (Ghostown DJs) is 53. TV personality Star Jones is 52. Rock singer-musician Sharon Corr (The Corrs) is 44. Actress Lauren Bowles (TV: "True Blood") is 44. Actress Lara Flynn Boyle is 44. Rapper Maceo (AKA P.A. Pasemaster Mase) is 44. Actress Megyn Price is 43. Actor Jim Parsons is 41. Actress Alyson Hannigan is 40. NFL quarterback Peyton Manning is 38. Actress Jessica Chastain is 37. Actress Lake Bell is 35. Rock musician Benj Gershman (O.A.R.) is 34. Actress Keisha Castle-Hughes is 24.