The HollyWooWoo Report
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Justin Bieber charged with assault in Canada
He's in trouble again! Not shocked are we?!?! Justin Bieber turned himself in to police in Toronto last night. He’s accused of hitting a limo driver in the back of the head several times Dec. 30. Bieber & 5 companions had just left a nightclub. The driver stopped & Bieber left. He’s charged with assault & due in court Mar 10.
100,000 Americans ask Obama to kick Bieber out of the country
A petition calling for deporting Justin Bieber to Canada reached 100,000 signatures in just 6 days. The petition is hosted on the White House's We The People citizen portal. President Obama is expected to make a statement on the petition sometime over the weekend.
Justin Bieber’s rented Lambo a big hit in Miami
The rented Lambo Justin Bieber was driving before his DUI arrest is now a celebrity itself. Miami's Lou La Vie exotic car rental has been inundated with calls asking to rent it. The car rents for $1,500-$1,700 a day. So far, it's already booked through this weekend.
'American Idol' returns to hometown of David Archuleta
Last night, American Idol returned to Salt Lake City, the hometown of Season 7 runner-up David Archuleta. The talent, however, came from all over the country. The judges couldn't always agree on which singers had talent. The 2 standouts: Kenzie Hall & Briston Maroney.
Hugh Grant is a father, for a third time
We’re just learning actor Hugh Grant had a 3rd love child back in Sept. A birth certificate shows that a Swedish TV producer named Anna Elisabet Eberstein secretly gave birth to a baby boy on Sept. 3. Grant is listed as the father. He also has 2 children by Tinglan Hong.
Kanye West angry after Kim Kardashian is rejected from Vogue cover
Kanye West is upset Vogue magazine picked Lena Dunham over Kim Kardashian for the cover of February's edition. Editor Anna Wintour is not a fan of the Kardashian Family. The 36-year-old rapper is reportedly ''insulted'' she picked Dunham over Kim.
Jay-Z gives J. Cole founder’s chain from Roc-A-Fella
Jay Z pulled out all the stops Tuesday night during J. Cole's b-day concert in NYC. He surprised the 29-year-old rapper with an incredible guest performance, and a priceless piece of rap history: Jay Z's original Roc-A-Fella chain from when he founded the label in the 90s.
Academy rescinds Best Song Oscar nomination
The Academy Awards have rescinded the original song Oscar nomination for "Alone Yet Not Alone." The song's composer, Bruce Broughton, is a former governor and current academy music executive committee member. He emailed members to promote his nomination.
Madonna To Join Pussy Riot Onstage At Amnesty International Concert
Madonna will introduce members of Pussy Riot at Amnesty International's human rights concert in NY. They were recently released after nearly two years in a Russian jail. The Feb. 5 concert at Barclays Center includes Imagine Dragons, Lauryn Hill, and The Flaming Lips.
Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi joins the stars at Awards in Sydney
Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin, joined the adults on Thursday at the AACTA Entertainment Awards in Sydney. She wore a floral print dress and wore make up and flowing blonde hair. She is now 15. Her dad died in 2006.
Scarlett Johansson ends eight-year run as Oxfam ambassador
Scarlett Johansson has ended her relationship with Oxfam. She endorses Israeli soda maker SodaStream in a football game ad that airs this Sunday. She promoted Oxfam’s campaign on global poverty since 2007. SodaStream had to remove references to other soda brands.
Today's Birthdays: Actor Gene Hackman is 84. Actress Tammy Grimes is 80. Actress Vanessa Redgrave is 77. Former Vice President Dick Cheney is 73. Rhythm-and-blues musician William King (The Commodores) is 65. Singer Phil Collins is 63. Actress-comedian Brett Butler is 56. Singer Jody Watley is 55. Actor Christian Bale is 40. Rock musician Carl Broemel (My Morning Jacket) is 40. Pop-country singer-songwriter Josh Kelley is 34. Actor Wilmer Valderrama is 34. Actor Jake Thomas is 24.