JOSH HUTCHERSON GETS A NOSE JOB: Josh Hutcherson just had a nose job. However the surgery wasn’t for cosmetic purposes — rather The Hunger Games star recently broke his nose. He stepped out showing off his bandages on Monday after having tweeted last week, “Just had surgery to fix my broken nose. Check him out: http://bit.ly/IUu5pG
‘DWTS’ PROS ARE DATING: Dancing With the Stars pros Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy are reportedly an item. A source told Us Weekly, “Maks wanted a girlfriend. Peta is really sweet and an amazing girl who had a crush on him for a long time.” Although the romance is new, sources say they’ve already gotten serious. Maks was previously engaged to fellow pro Karina Smirnoff, but they called things off in 2009.
ROB KARDASHIAN GUSHES ON TWITTER: Rob Kardashian is apparently dating singer Rita Ora. Kim, Kourtney and Khloe’s little brother flew to London over the weekend to celebrate Ora’s domination of the U.K. singles chart with her debut R.I.P. He posted a picture of her on Twitter and gushed, “That’s MY baby! You did it. I love you and you’re my wife.”
SIMON HELBERG IS A FATHER: Simon Helberg and his wife Jocelyn Towne welcomed a baby daughter last week. A rep for The Big Bang Theory Star confirmed the happy news, adding that the little girl is named Adeline and was born on May 8. A source told the magazine, “The family is thrilled. Simon is excited to be a father — he’s been doing his reading.”
KATE HUDSON AND SARAH JESSICA PARKER TO APPEAR ON ‘GLEE’: Kate Hudson and Sarah Jessica Parker will each appear next season on Glee. Fox President Kevin Reilly revealed that Parker will have a “multi-episode” guest arc while Hudson will stay on for six episodes of the show. Reilly wouldn’t give details on the actress’s characters or plot lines but noted that the show is “poised for a real creative renaissance.” The show will also be moved to Thursdays.
’30 ROCK’ IS ENDING: 30 Rock will end after its upcoming seventh season. There has been much discussion about the show’s future in the wake of Alec Baldwin’s will-he or won’t-he statements, and now NBC boss Robert Greenblatt has given an official deadline. He revealed that the upcoming 13-episode season will be the show’s last and will conclude with an hour-long series finale.
KIRK DOUGLAS WRITING E-MEMOIR: Kirk Douglas is embracing technology — as a writer. The 95-year-old acting legend is releasing an e-memoir in June. The book, I Am Spartacus! Making a Film, Breaking the Blacklist, is about the 1960 Roman film he starred in that helped break Hollywood’s ban against suspected Communists. The book includes a foreword by George Clooney.
PAULY D BREAKING INTO LIQUOR BUSINESS: Pauly D is trying to break into the liquor business. TMZ reported that the Jersey Shore star/DJ is set to announce his own ready-to-drink cocktail called REMIX, a series of vodka-based drinks that come in several flavors. He supposedly plans to target the “pre-game” (drinking before you go out) market. Pauly is teaming with Skinnygirls Cocktails co-founder David Kanbar for the venture.
Contrary to rumors, the lawyer of one of John Travolta’s accusers says that the case won’t be going to mediation. Sources previously claimed that the case was heading behind closed doors so that the accuser would stay anonymous and all proceedings will remain confidential.
However attorney Okorie Okorocha told E! News, “Mediation means settlement. There will never be a settlement because [Travolta attorney Marty] Singer [is] asking for a trial and wants to sue me.”
He added, “There is no mediation. We know it will be a full trial with a private judge and court reporter. That’s why I filed Doe complaints. I want privacy for sex-crime victims.”
The unidentified man claims that Travolta “exposed and touched himself while being given an in-room massage at an Atlanta hotel.”
- The accuser reportedly has video evidence from security cameras and witness testimony.