Thursday, January 31, 2008

Tyra Banks Goes Bra Burning

Braving the below freezing temperatures in New York City, Tyra Banks and her friends burned some bras while taping a segment for “The Tyra Banks Show” on Thursday (January 31).

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Charlie’s day out with his loved ones (January 31)

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Rihanna at the H&M store on Fifth Avenue (January 31)

After all the glitz and glamour fades away, what really matters is what we’ve done to help others. And Rihanna is covering her bases with an appearance at the H&M Fashion Against AIDS event.

The “Umbrella” singer showed up at the grand opening of H&M’s Fifth Avenue store in New York City earlier today. And she was dressed to impress.

Rihanna sported a black leather-accented jacket overtop a black skirt with matching stockings and boots. Once inside, she removed the jacket to reveal a white ruffled blouse (circa Renaissance-period) and a big smile.

She joins the ranks of Good Charlotte, Jade Jagger, My Chemical Romance, Rufus Wainwright, Timbaland, and Ziggy Marley, who have all come together to help the foundation.

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Ashlee and Pete partying in Scottsdale (January 30)

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Several Scientology centers were shut down today in Southern California after they received mysterious envelopes of white powder

Envelopes were mailed to 19 addresses in Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Buildings were evacuated and some streets were closed. The FBI said the powder doesn't look harmful and it's probably just a hoax. They are conducting more tests.

Source: AP News

Justin Chambers from Grey's Anatomy checked himself into the psych ward at UCLA

Yes, the same joint Brit Brit's at. TMZ reports that he checked in Monday and checked out yesterday. Justin has 5 kids. His rep said that he was "exhausted and suffers from a sleeping disorder and went in voluntarily to get some help." reports that Lynne will take Britney back to Kentwood, LA when she's released from UCLA.

Brit's lawyer said, UCLA Medical Center. “Lynne is extremely concerned for her daughter and would like to take Britney back home to Louisiana and get her out of Hollywood." Lynne thinks she has to get Brit away from her current circle of friends.

That may be hard for Lynne to do since TMZ reports Brit was cursing her mother out this morning. She accused Lynne of sleeping with one of her boyfriends.Speaking of KFed, he apparently wants her to get better. People reports that a source told them, "Kevin legitimately wants Britney to get better. He wants her to be in their sons' lives. He wants them to have a loving relationship. He wants her to get healthy so she can be the mother they need and deserve."

Sarah Michelle Gellar Can't Handle Andy Garcia's Intensity

Sarah Michelle Gellar said that while shooting "The Air I Breathe" she had to walk off the set, because Andy Garcia was so realistically violent. In the scene Andy had to beat up Brendan Fraser and then turn on Sarah's character.

She said, "I had a hard time separating the scene from what is reality. And at one point I had to leave. I didn't know the scary side of Andy. I'm a small girl, and he doesn't let go. When he throws me up against a wall - that's actuality."

Source: Fox News

Jessica Simpson arrived at JFK today

When she was asked by photographer who she was rooting for the Superbowl. She answered, "Go Cowboys!"

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Billy Bush of Access Hollywood has gone after Mary Hart of Entertainment Tonight.

Billy is disgusted with ET for almost airing a 2-year-old video of Heath Ledger allegedly doing cocaine.ET has since announced they won't show the video out of respect for Heath's family. Here's what Billy wrote on Access Hollywood's site:

I don't often comment on our competition, but because we have so much of it in the "entertainment show" genre these days, we are often lumped in a group together. The fact is, we're very different, and that stems mostly from the difference in scruples of the respective Executive Producers.

”Entertainment Tonight” and “The Insider” ran a promo tonight for their Heath Ledger drug use video, which they "reportedly" (love that lawyer enforced word) bought for a couple hundred thousand dollars. A still frame of this video which shows Heath apparently doing cocaine ran on the east coast feed of “ET,” but on the west coast feed, the tasteless still shot was replaced with a shot of someone's feet (Heath’s, I guess). The voice over by Mary Hart had not changed, however. She still spoke of the incriminating scene and still promo'd the full video tomorrow.

Yes, the still shot was just a taste. Tomorrow is Day 1 of the sweeps ratings period.

Gross. Totally gross.

Billy goes on to post the statement ET issued saying they won't air the video. Billy goes on to say:

Heath Ledger's family has not even had the chance to bury their son. We know he had problems, but this kind of salacious opportunism is poisonous.

I struggle with every type of borderline exploitive material. I'm a constant pain to our Executive Producer as I worry too much that things go too far. Ask him.

I am shocked that Mary Hart would read this crap. I know her and she is a very nice lady, but its clear to me she's "checked out" of that place, basically taking whatever they put in her hand and reading it with the same excitable veneer you'd expect to hear at a 50's sock hop.

Mary gets paid a lot of money. She must have the clout to say 'no.' Their Executive producer used to run “Hard Copy.” She doesn't hit the brakes for anything. But Mary, you are the June Cleaver of entertainment news; this cannot be OK.

Let's see how long the outrage lasts.

Jessica Alba is Having a Boy

It’s pretty clear Jessica Alba and Cash Warren are having a boy. The beauty bought baby furniture in a nautical theme in L.A.’s Petit Tresor, and grabbed a blue Huddy Buddy onesie reading “I’m a Boy” on the way out.

Source: NY Daily News

ET and The Insider Buy Heath Drug Video for $200,000

Entertainment Tonight and The Insider have purchased exclusive rights to tragic video footage of Heath Ledger allegedly snorting cocaine at a party two years ago. The footage, which hears was bought for $200,000, was shot without Heath’s knowledge, at the Chateau Marmont hotel in L.A. following the SAG awards on January 29, 2006.

In the video, Heath is shown talking while at a private party after sniffing a cocaine-like substance off a table with a rolled up bill in his hand. As he speaks, his face noticeably twitches. An insider tells that Heath says at one point, “I’m gonna get so much sh*t from my girlfriend. We have a baby together… Matilda, Matilda Rose.”

ET and The Insider planned to show the clip later this week.

Michelle Williams Kicked Heath Out of Their Brooklyn Home

eath Ledger had become a regular user of cocaine and heroin in the past year, getting so high on drugs that an exasperated Michelle Williams was forced to boot him out of their Brooklyn home, The Post has learned.

“She couldn’t take it any more. Heath wouldn’t show up for two to three days, and all of a sudden he would show up on her doorstep, an absolute wreck,” a member of Ledger’s entourage who did drugs with him told The Post’s Lorena Mongelli. “He was partying, doing drugs. She didn’t like the company he was keeping. She gave him an ultimatum. . . . and threatened to get custody of the girl. He wanted to make it work, but it was this scene he was wrapped up in. Was he an addict? Yeah.”

The revelation comes as “Entertainment Tonight” and “The Insider” said that “out of respect for Heath Ledger’s family,” they would drop plans to air a video of Ledger snorting cocaine with a rolled-up bill at the Chateau Marmont. The video was taped without Ledger’s knowledge following the SAG Awards two years ago. reports that Ledger quips on the tape, “I’m gonna get so much [bleep] from my girlfriend. We have a baby together, Matilda.”

Heath’s drug pal told The Post the 28-year-old star’s mushrooming fame had him constantly exposed to drugs. As the pressures of work grew, he couldn’t say no, and then wouldn’t get help. “He was hanging out with a bad crowd. He wasn’t cleaning up his act. He was making absolutely no effort . . . He was really into heroin. He wasn’t sleeping or communicating with anyone.”

Source: NY Daily News

Lynne leaving the hospital early this morning (January 31)

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Eva on her way to Good Morning America studios (January 31).

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Katherine taking care of her pack of dogs yesterday afternoon (January 30).

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Britney in the ambulance on the way to the hospital and her parents and friends at the hospital

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Jessica, Ken and Tina out to eat at the Waverly Inn last night (January 30).

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Hayden at the New Old Navy party last night (January 30).

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Avril continuing on with her Miami vacation (January 30)

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Jessica and Cash arriving back to Los Angeles (January 30)

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Ashley’s trip to the nail salon (January 30)

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Rihanna making her way past security at LAX airport earlier today (January 30)

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Christina Ricci out and about

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The inquest into the death of Daniel Smith is underway again in the Bahamas

Yesterday, a friend of Anna Nicole's testified that Howard K. Stern took several pictures of Daniel's body. G. Ben Thompson said Howard said the "pictures might be worth something one day." He also said that Howard took the pics to also prove to Anna that Daniel had really passed away.

Howard's attorney said that G. Ben made the claims on Geraldo last year. Howard's attorney think G. Ben said those things, because the two are currently fighting over Anna's mansion in the Bahamas. G. Ben loaned Anna the money to buy the place, but she never paid him back.

"The Package" Is Fine

In case you were wondering, Britney Spears is comfortable in the looney bin. Homegirl needs to go to bed, because there are reports that she hasn't slept since Saturday. She will be there for at least 72-hours. People reports that Brit was even joking about being in the hospital a second time and that she was more comfortable this time around.

TMZ reports that there was some struggle as to who was calling the shots. Sam Lutfi wants the top chair, but so does Brit's parents. Doctors are now working with her parents, but nothing is official until a judge signs the order. Lawyers were brought in to fix the mess, because Sam was causing drama.

Sam and Jamie Spears have now left the hospital, but it looks like Lynne and Adnan are still with her. While Adnan's in there can he please have one of the surgeons remove his landing trip!

Camilla Alves escorted Matthew McConaughey to the "Fool's Gold" premiere last night.

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Here's Kate at the premiere for "Foolio's Gold" last night.

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Tom Brady Gets Marriage Proposal - And It’s Not Gisele

On Tuesday, the New York Giants and the New England Patriots arrived to a complete media circus in Arizona, where they will face off this weekend for the Super Bowl. During a press conference, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was fielding and deflecting the usual questions about strategy and his possible ankle injury. Out of the blue, a young woman clad in a wedding dress and veil shouted out a marriage proposal to the flabbergasted star athlete:

Early into Brady’s question-and-answer session, TV Azteca reporter Inés Gómez Mont asked the star quarterback to marry her. Did we mention she was wearing a wedding dress?

“Tom, I’m in love with you!” she howled. “Will you marry me please?”

Brady deflected the proposal about as deftly as he has dodged inquiries about his injured ankle.

And he blushed, just a little.

“Are you really? Wow. I’ve never had a proposal,” Brady said, fumbling for the right words. “What’s your name first?”

[From Arizona Star Daily]

The wannabe bride was actually quite attractive, although probably either a little crazy or a bit desperate for some publicity. Tom gave her his best ‘aw shucks’ grin, and told her he was already taken. “I’m a one-woman man,” he said. Gomez-Mont responded by saying that she was the “Real Mrs. Brady,” to which Tom said, “There have been a few Miss Brady’s in my life,” and then moved on to the next question. The jilted bride later told reporters that she came to the press conference in the wedding gown, which was quite short and showed lacy white garter stockings underneath, “just in case he said yes.”

Brady dated and has a child with model/actress Bridget Moynahan, and is currently involved with Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen. It has been rumored that a Championship ring for Brady could mean an engagement ring for Bündchen. Sorry, Inez.

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It's Christine Larkin with her "Hottie and the Nottie" co-star, Paris Hilton out last night.

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Xtina was in negotations with OK! Magazine for the exclusive picture rights of her new baby, Max.

The deal reportedly fell through, because the magazine wouldn't give Xtina the full cover. MSNBC's The Scoop reports that OK! published Xtina's wedding pictures and that stuff didn't sell very well. Neither did her Marie Claire cover.

A source said, “Christina has an inflated sense of her own value and seems to expect an extortionate amount of money for these baby pictures. I'm not sure OK! or much of the industry thinks is a dollar figure that's worth it. ... She hasn't proven to be a real seller.” The source also claims that any Xtina is also demanding that any magazine that runs her baby photos cannot run Nicole Richie's baby photos. Xtina can't stand the girl. The source also said that Max isn't really ready for "primetime."

Britney Spears was being hospitalized....AGAIN.

This is how it went down. Brit's new psychiatrist visited her last night and felt she needed help STAT. The shrink called the police to help get Britney committed to the looney bin at UCLA Medical Center.

TMZ reports that the cops knew about this plan for a while. They were going to do it the night before, but didn't. They had a code word for transporting Brit to the crazy house. Code word: "The Package."

She is currently on hold at UCLA for 72-hours.TMZ reports that Brit has been calm through this whole thing and isn't freaking out like the last time. She went willingly. They also claim that Sam Lutfi and her parents are having a huge fight as to who is calling the shots. Sam thinks he is, but Brit's parents think they are. It's all involves paperwork and who Britney put down and boring stufflike that. The lawyers have been called to see who is calling the shots.

There were also reports last night that she tried to kill herself, but that wasn't the case.

UPDATE: TMZ reports that Brit is officially on a 5150 for 72-hours. There's a good chance that will be pushed to 14 days. Brit's parents, brother and Sam Lutfi are waiting to see who is calling the shots. That is being put on hold, because a judge is in charge now.

Rhianna's got milk ad

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Avril Lavigne has trademarked her name for bath products and stuff

This means a fragrance might not be far away.She filed a trademark last month with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for exclusive rights to her name regarding fragrances, aftershave, bath soap, body lotion and talc.

Eva Longoria said she grew up being the ugly duckling in her family, because she had black hair and dark skin.

Eva said, "I was the darkest one of my family. I was the only one with black hair and the only one with dark skin. All my sisters were light blondes with hazel eyes. They used to call me ugly duckling."

Eva said her nickname was "ugly duckling" and she was bullied in school for it.

A witness told UsWeekly that Paris Hilton and Elisha Cuthbert were making out at Tenjune in NYC last night

The source said Paris and Elisha arrived separately. Paris was dancing on banquettes most of the night.

Elisha and Paris starred together in House of Wax in 2005.

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Jason Biggs is Engaged!

American Pie star Jason Biggs has popped the question to his girlfriend, actress Jenny Mollen. “It happened recently,” he said Tuesday night at the Hollywood premiere of his new comedy Over Her Dead Body.

“He asked me over and over again ever since we met!” Mollen, 28, joked. Said Biggs, 29: “I asked her the first night we met.” The two began dating this summer shortly before shooting their upcoming comedy My Best Friend’s Girl.

Mollen admitted she was “skeptical” when she first met Biggs. “I had never dated an actor before, so I’d kind of hoped to steer clear,” she said. “I was sort of on the fence, and he sort of won me over.”

Source: Us Weekly

Katie Holmes is Pregnant?

Katie Holmes has fuelled rumours she is pregnant by buying a “Big Sister” t-shirt for daughter Suri.

The Batman Begins star visited Los Angeles baby boutique Petit Tresor with Suri - her 21-month-old daughter with husband Tom Cruise - where she spent over $2000 on baby clothes. A source said: “Katie ordered loads of cute girlie spring dresses for Suri. But she also bought a pink t-shirt which said ‘Big Sister’ and two matching romper suits, one which said ‘Little Sister’ and one which said ‘Little Brother’.”

Last December, Katie, 29, revealed she is desperate to have more children with Tom, 45. She said: “I’d love to have more children. But I’m in no particular rush. We’re enjoying our time right now. ” It was recently reported the former Dawson’s Creek actress wants to give birth to her next child before turning 30 in December.

A source said: “She had it all figured out. She would shoot her new movie and then get pregnant. She was hoping to have the baby by the end of the year, go back to work next spring and have another film out by the end of 2009.”


Matthew McConaughey hasn’t worn deodorant in 20 years

Matthew McConaughey is not a fan of deodorant and Kate Hudson thinks he stinks.

While on the set of their latest joint outing, next week’s Fool’s Gold the actress begged the shirtless one to scrap his long-standing anti-deodorant policy. “She always brings a salt rock, which is some natural deodorant, and says, ‘Would you please put this on?’” he was quoted by “I just never wore it. No cologne, no deodorant.”

And he hasn’t worn it for over 20 years. Though he has insisted that the ladies dig it, Kate, apparently, was an exception. Not that he’s against hygiene. Far from it, as he brushes his teeth at least five times a day and claims, “I take a few (showers) a day.”

Matt seemed to have a good sense of humor about the whole thing, but he was also quick to point out that Kate was the only co-star of his to bring it up.

Source: Page Six

US Weekly Cover: Heath Ledger Refused to Get Out of Car to Enter Rehab in 2006

Heath Ledger’s battle with alcohol and drugs was so harmful to his relationship with Michelle Williams that she tried to get him to enter rehab, Us Weekly reports in its latest issue.

For three years, Williams was a firsthand witness to the gifted actor’s use of alcohol and drugs, including cocaine, heroin and “a variety of pills,” says a Ledger confidant.

In March 2006 – just weeks after the couple walked the Oscars red carpet and when daughter Matilda was only five months old – Williams drove Ledger to Promises Treatment Center in Malibu, California. Ledger refused to check in, instead swaying her with a pledge to clean up.

Even after the couple realized “they were in way over their heads,” according to a source, and split in September 2007, two sources tell Us Weekly that Williams demanded Ledger be drug-tested before his visitations with Matilda.

When news of Ledger’s death broke last Tuesday, Williams was inconsolable. “She cried and screamed as soon as she heard,” a source on the Swedish set of her latest film, Mammoth, said.

Tony Romo Sings Karaoke to Jessica Simpson

After a romantic date at Il Sole Tony Romo and Jessica Simpson hit up the “Metal Skool” karaoke night at L.A.’s Key Club Monday night. Simpson’s ex assistant Cacee Cobb took to the stage first, screaming, “Tony has to come up here!” Eventually, the audience coaxed the Dallas Cowboys quarterback to the stage.

Romo’s pick: Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believing.”

As he belted out the hit, Simpson alternated between kissing him on the cheek, wrapping her arms around him and staring dreamily into his eyes. “He was singing directly to her — and she was on cloud nine,” a witness there told Us Magazine.

Ryan Seacrest is sexy

Executives and designers at Victoria's Secret think he has the sexiest smile. Ryan made their 2008.

Coincidentally, Ryan is producing the one-hour "Victoria's Secret: What Is Sexy? 2008" special for E! They claim they put Ryan on their list before he agreed to produce it.

VS said, "What's sexy about (Seacrest) is he doesn't act like he is. We felt that his smile was quite sexy — in a very subtle and innocent and humble way."

Other people on the list include Eva Mendes, Josh Holloway, Posh Spice, Katherine Heigl, Eric Bana, Dane Cook, Fergie and others.

Source: dlisted

Katie leaving Joan’s On Third earlier today (January 30).

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Britney out in Beverly Hills (January 30)

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Victoria promoting her DVB line in Boston (January 30).

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Katherine, along with Josh, out to Katsuya last night (January 29).

It was birthday celebration time for Katherine Heigl, as the Grey’s Anatomy actress helped her hubby Josh Kelley ring in his 28th birthday with a night out on the town.

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Gwen arriving back in LA (January 29)

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Eva at the LA premiere of “Over Her Dead Body” (January 29).

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Paris at the Late Show and TRL studios yesterday (January 29).

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Victoria, Geri and their kids arriving at Boston’s Logan Airport (January 28)

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Jessica appearing on TRL yesterday (January 29), and headed back to her NYC hotel afterwards

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Hayden in Washington DC (January 29)

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Zac and Bubba’s trip to the gym (January 29)

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Brit Is Getting Help, Goes Off On Sam

TMZ claims Brit Brit is getting treated for her mental illness. A psychiatrist apparently comes to her home once a week. She's also on meds to treat her bipolar disorder. She has seen dozens of doctors, but her condition is severe. One source said that Brit is fine when she's on her medication, but then she goes off it thinking she's okay and that's when her condition gets worse.

A source said, "She has a disease. Sometimes when you see her she's in the middle of an episode. It's like mocking someone with Down syndrom

Tyra Banks will produce another reality show as a companion to "America's Next Top Not-Model."

The untitled show will have contestants battling it out to win a position in the fashion industry. It's being described as a cross between "Devil Wears Prada" and "The Assistant." Each week contestants will take part in an individual challenge and a group challenge. One by one they will be eliminated.

The CW has ordered 8 episodes and it's expected to start shooting this April. Ken Mok, one of the executive producers said, "It is a competition show about aspiring assistants looking to become assistant editors at a fashion magazine. At the same time they're trying to prove themselves as aspiring fashionistas, that they have a sense of style and savvyness, all the things to make it in the fashion world."

UsWeekly reports that Brangelina are planning to sell their baby confirmation and donate the money to charity.

It's pretty obvious that Angie is carrying and the rumor is that she's holding twins. They have not yet confirmed.

Simon Cowell is proud to be vain.

The pop svengali, who is famous for his preened appearance, insists it is
natural for TV personalities to be obsessed with grooming.

He said: "I am definitely vain. But to be honest with you, I can't think of
one person who is on TV who isn't vain. It's the nature of the beast."

Simon - whose long-term girlfriend is Terri Seymour - has also revealed he
made a conscious effort to lose weight after seeing himself looking fat on
the last series of 'The X Factor'.

He added: "I work out a lot. I'm eating a lot better, a lot healthier food,
and have cut out the chocolate biscuits and crisps. I take care of myself."

The 48-year-old music mogul is also not embarrassed to admit to having
plastic surgery.

He said: "I had veneers put on my teeth, and I had some Botox injected about
three years ago. I think it looks great."

Source: Hollywood Rag

Peter Andre has spoken out on Jordan getting her boobs reduced.

Peter misses them, sort of. He told Loaded Magazine, "I used to think just a little more than a handful was plenty enough and I was simply into legs and bums, but Katie and her amazing boobs changed my mind, big time. Once I had those babies in front of my eyes I was a changed man. I often get asked what Katie's breasts feel like and I can tell you that they feel amazing. And very, very real. And very heavy."

Peter went on to say that he's glad she had them reduced, " I secretly thought they might have been too big for her body at one point. To be honest, she wasn't even my type. I don't mean she wasn't pretty, but those fake breasts and blonde hair wasn't what I'd normally go for. However, a few nights alone with her and I soon knew what all the fuss was about."

Source: The Sun

Woman's Day reports that Katie is feeling the heat over all the Scientology backlash.

Katie Holmes has reportedly stormed out of a Scientology crisis meeting, because she's had enough. Kate left the meeting, because she was stressed out over the Scientology videos of Tom that leaked.

Paula Abdul won't be performing live at the Super Bowl on Sunday

Paula is still expected to perform her new single, but it's going to be pre-taped. OK! Magazine reports that Paula's segment was already taped on January 27th in front of a studio audience. Producers are saying that the last-minute decision to add Paula is the reason why she won't perform live.

However, OK! reports that it's actually nerves. A source said, “She is fragile emotionally and too much of a perfectionist to handle a live show."

Gatecrasher reports that Cameron Diaz was seen "frolicking" on the beaches of the Bahamas with Scott Speedman.

A witness said, "He has a house down there, and they were frolicking on the beach. They were definitely smooching."

Britney out in her new Mercedes last night (January 29)

Brit Brit took her new black Benz out for a spin last night when one of the paps gave her a "short cut" to get home. The short cut was through the hills and Brit Brit got scared. She got out of her car and started saying how she was "dizzy" and "scared" from being too close to the edge. She started whining about it and the paps agreed to lead her home.

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