RANDY JACKSON will not be back on "American Idol" next season. He released this statement: Quote, "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on 'Idol' I have decided it is time to leave after this season." There's talk that NONE of the current judges will be asked back.
E! Online says that Fox is bringing back "24" for a limited run, and KIEFER SUTHERLAND will be back. Fox actually won't confirm it, but so-called "sources" say it's a done deal. "24" ran for eight seasons before finishing its run in 2010. Plans for a movie were scrapped last year
MANTI TE'O'S fake girlfriend made the "Maxim" Hot 100, at #69. The top five ladies are Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Rihanna, Mila Kunis and Jennifer Lawrence. "Today" show host HODA KOTB was a surprise entrant, at #79.
Yesterday on the "Today" show, MARTHA STEWART met her two online suitors. One was a filmmaker named Stan, and the other was an "international steel trade executive" named Larry. Martha will go out with both of them, and MATT LAUER will provide updates on "Today".
The "Great Gatsby" remake with Leonardo DiCaprio hits theaters this weekend, along with a new comedy from Tyler Perry called "Peeples" that stars "Scandal's" Kerry Washington and is sort of like "Meet the Parents"
Choreographer WADE ROBSON is suing MICHAEL JACKSON'S estate, claiming Michael molested him when he was a kid. Michael met Wade when he was 5, and started having sleepovers at Neverland by the age of 7. In 2005, Wade testified in Michael's molestation trial and denied that he was ever molested. But
As a choreographer, Wade (who’s now 30) has worked with such stars as Britney Spears, 'N Sync, Usher and Pink. He also appeared on So You Think You Can Dance.
"Reader's Digest" set out to find the 100 Most Trusted People in
TINA FEY and AMY POEHLER reportedly make an appearance in the "Anchorman" sequel. A photo appeared online this week that supposedly shows them from behind. There's no word on their part, but it's probably just a cameo.
Lindsay Lohan is able to get her hands on some drugs, even in rehab. According to TMZ, the Betty Ford clinic in
Justin Bieber was really feeling the need for speed during his two-gig, five-day trip in
FARRAH ABRAHAM'S new sex tape "Backdoor Teen Mom" attracted more than 2 million visitors in just the 12 hours after it went on sale at the Vivid Entertainment website Monday. When Kim Kardashian's sex tape went on sale in 2007, it only attracted 600,000 visitors in the first 12 hours.
HONEY BOO BOO'S parents MAMA JUNE and SUGAR BEAR didn't get married on Sunday. They just had a "commitment ceremony". June says, quote, "The day was very special mostly because my girls were able to take part in it. I felt like it was important for them to see this moment and celebrate my love for Sugar Bear." The ceremony will be shown during the new season of "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo", which premieres on TLC July 17th.
Yesterday on the "Today" show, MARTHA STEWART gave an update on her online dating quest. She said she had TWO guys she was going to email back, out of about 1,000 responses to her Match.com profile.
In honor of Mother's Day, "Working Mother" magazine has put together a list of the 50 Most Powerful Working Moms. They include Jessica Simpson, Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Angelina Jolie, Tina Fey and the authors of the "Twilight" and "Hunger Games" books.
LAURYN HILL was sentenced to three months in FEDERAL PRISON yesterday for tax evasion. After that, she'll spend another three months under house arrest. She could have gotten up to three YEARS behind bars. Before her sentencing, she tried to put the blame for her tax woes on . . . SLAVERY.
According to Forbes.com, TIM TEBOW is
Fox has canceled "COPS" after 25 seasons. The writing was on the wall six months ago, when the network cut back on the number of episodes they wanted for its current season. However, the show WILL live on. Spike has already picked it up . . . and they've announced that the show's 26th season will premiere in September.
Reigning "American Idol" champ PHILLIP PHILLIPS has been forced to cancel the nine remaining dates on his college tour. In a Facebook post, he said it was, quote, "due to doctor's orders," and that the dates will be rescheduled at some point
MILEY CYRUS announced on Twitter that she tops this year's Maxim Hot 100. She said, quote, "She Tweeted the news over the weekend, saying, quote, "Didn't know this was coming out yet! I'm so happy to be #1 on Maxims HOT 100! #myfanskickass #dreamsdocometrue." She only made it to #68 last year.
MAMA JUNE and SUGAR BEAR from "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" got married yesterday in
LINDSAY LOHAN avoided a probation violation by checking into the Betty Ford Clinic in
Justin Bieber had a crappy weekend. Saturday, hackers took control of E! Online's Twitter account and claimed that they had an exclusive of the Bieb coming out of the closet. The tweet, which read "Exclusive: Justin Bieber to E! Online: I’m a gay," got 1,200 retweets and 351 favorites. Then, Sunday, Justin was attacked on stage in
Reese Witherspoon was spotted at
As expected, "Iron Man 3" had a HUGE opening weekend. It's already made $680 million worldwide. In fact, it was the second best opening in box office history. It made $175 million in