David Arquette leaves `Dancing With the Stars’
It was the last tango for David Arquette. He was dismissed last night from DWTS. He finished three points ahead of last-place dancer Nancy Grace, a fan favorite. Justin Bieber performed “Never Say Never” and the Christmas song “Fa La La” with Boyz II Men.
Lindsay Lohan Probation Violation Judge Planning Jail Sentence 30 Days
Legal sources in the L.A. court say Lindsay Lohan can expect a 30-day jail sentence today for probation violation. The good news: the jails are over-crowded, so she’ll probably be out in a week. She is a non-violent offender. She is not expected to get house arrest again.
Divorce #1: Kardashian apologizes to fans for failed marriage
Kim Kardashian posted comments on her website about her failed marriage. She apologized to fans, admitting she got caught up in the filming of her wedding show. She wanted to end the relationship before the wedding. None of the posts mentions Kris Humphries.
Divorce #2: Zooey Deschanel separates from musician husband
Actress Zooey Deschanel and her husband, musician Ben Gibbard, are breaking up after 2 years. The split is described by their publicist as “amicable.” She stars in the Fox sitcom “New Girl.” Gibbard is the lead singer of the rock band Death Cab for Cutie.
Divorce #3: Nicolas Cage’s Son Files For Divorce
Nicolas Cage’s son, Weston has filed for divorce from his wife, Nikki Williams. He cites irreconcilable difference. They were both arrested for domestic violence against each other after they tied the knot. He is asking the court to not award any spousal support to Nikki.
Justin Bieber rep: Baby claims are malicious and false
Justin Bieber has strongly denied claims he has fathered a fan’s child. A 20-year-old California woman has filed a paternity lawsuit. She says they were together backstage after a concert in L.A. Mariah Yeater wants financial support for a 3-month-old boy.
Kim K Donating $200k Instead of Returning Wedding Gifts
The guests who attended Kim Kardashian’s wedding won’t be getting their gifts back. Instead, she’s making a $200,000 donation to the Dream Foundation. Meanwhile, Kris Humphries is back home in Minnesota, “devastated,” and “trying to process it all.”
Marc Anthony, Chris Brown to perform at AMAs
Marc Anthony, Chris Brown and LMFAO have been booked to perform at the American Music Awards. Previously announced acts include Christina Aguilera, Justin Bieber, Mary J. Blige, Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry, Pitbull and Maroon 5. The show is Nov 20 on ABC.
Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt asked to present an Oscar together
Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt have been asked to present an Oscar together at next year’s Academy Awards. Their friend, Brett Ratner, is producing the show. Brad and Jen divorced in 2005. Word is, they’re considering it. Brad has to get permission from Angelina Jolie.
Seinfeld to co-host ‘Live’ with Ripa
Jerry Seinfeld will guest host on “Live!” after Regis Philbin leaves Nov 18. He’ll guest host 3 episodes, starting Nov 21. A permanent replacement for Philbin has not yet been announced. The show is being re-titled “Live! With Kelly.”
Adele is new ‘Cosmo’ cover girl
Adele goes glam on the cover of the December issue of Cosmo, hitting stands Nov. 8. She talks record deals, boyfriends and favorite singers. Her favorites are Etta James and Aretha Franklin. Meanwhile, her doctors say she will be able to sing again after vocal cord surgery.
Selena Gomez Wants Glee Role
Selena Gomez wants to guest star in ‘Glee’ or ‘Gossip Girl.” She worked with Cory Monteith and Leighton Meester in the new movie ‘Monte Carlo.’ She told both stars to nudge their casting directors into sending her an invite. She just ended her series on Disney.
Ex-’X Factor’ singer says deal cut for his exit
Former “The X Factor” contestant Dexter Haygood said he wasn’t allowed to perform the rock music he knows. Instead, producers told him to sing pop. He asked out, & was let go last week. He was paid $750. He said, “I was treated more like a character than an artist.”
McCoy Illness Prompts Gym Class Heroes To Scrap Tour Dates
Gym Class Heroes have been forced to scrap the remaining dates on their North American tour. Frontman Travie McCoy is recovering from illness. The band hit the road with co-headliners The Dirty Heads at the beginning of October. The November shows are axed.
Rihanna: ‘docs worried she’s overdoing it’
Rihanna has been warned to stop burning the candle at both ends. She was forced to cancel a gig in Sweden after being hospitalized with flu. She’s partying, performing and recording her new album. Her doctors told her to get some rest, or risk a more serious illness.
Hugh Grant becomes a dad, but mother undisclosed
Hugh Grant has become a father for the first time after a brief fling. The identity of the baby’s mother is not being disclosed, but they are on friendly terms. The baby is a girl. Lately, Grant has been on a crusade against British tabloids for cell phone hacking.
Singer Charice calls for justice for slain father
Charice of the hit TV show “Glee” has appealed for justice for her father. He was stabbed to death with an ice pick in her Philippine hometown Monday. Police offered a reward and are hunting for the suspect, whom they know. She has cancelled the rest of her concert tour.
Martinez to be Tournament of Roses Grand Marshal
Iraq War veteran, actor and “DWTS” contestant J.R. Martinez is the 2012 Tournament of Roses Parade Grand Marshal. He will also toss the coin before the 98th Rose Bowl Game Jan 2. Martinez is best known for his inspiring messages of “hope and possibility.”