DANIEL RADCLIFFE JOINS ‘TOKYO VICE’: Daniel Radcliffe is set to star in a new thriller from music video director Anthony Mandler called Tokyo Vice. Radcliffe will play an American reporter who locks horns with a yakuza boss while covering the crime beat in Tokyo.
DAYTIME EMMY NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED: The nominees were announced for the 40th annual Daytime Emmy awards on Wednesday (May 1st) with CBS’ The Young and the Restless leading the pack with 23 nominations and ABC’s General Hospital earning 19. The ceremony will be held on June 16th in Beverly Hills and televised on cable network HLN. Here are the nominees: http://bit.ly/18p9oyF
NATALIE PORTMAN JOINS ‘MACBETH’: Natalie Portman is attached to play Lady Macbeth opposite Michael Fassbender in a new Shakespearian adaptation to be directed by Justin Kurzel. The pair previously worked together on Terrence Malick’s untitled project set in Austin.
HBO RENEWS ‘VEEP’: HBO has announced that Veep will be coming back for a 10-episode third season. The ratings for last Sunday’s episode (April 28th) reached its highest numbers since it premiered on April 14th.
JON HAMM JOINS ‘DESPICABLE ME’ SPIN-OFF: Jon Hamm his signed on to star opposite Sandra Bullock in Minions — a spin-off of Despicable Me. The movie will be a prequel to the popular Steve Carell films.
CHARLIE SHEEN TELLS THE MEDIA TO LAY OFF DENISE RICHARDS: Charlie Sheen took to his Twitter account on Wednesday (May 1st) to call out the media for reporting that his ex-wife Denise Richards is too skinny. He wrote, “listen up sad, dooshy media… STOP the inane (insane) reports of Denise’s weight! She’s SO healthy!” Charlie then uploaded a screen shot from one his films showing him standing behind a dead guy along with the caption, “this guy didn’t listen.”
‘FULL HOUSE’ CAST MEMBERS REUNITE AT HOLLYWOOD PARTY: Full House cast members Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweetin, and Bob Saget reunited at the Cool Comedy Hot Cuisine event in Beverly Hills on Tuesday (April 30th) which Bob was hosting to benefit the Scleroderma Research Foundation. When asked about the possibility of a full-fledged reunion, Saget told Us Weekly, “We hang out sometimes. I get to see them when we can. We all love each other. I just don’t think that that’s…its kind of low on the possibilities.”
PARIS HILTON DROPS LAWSUIT AND STRIKES NEW DEAL WITH LINGERIE COMPANY: Hotel heiress Paris Hilton was involved in a lawsuit with swimwear and lingerie company Le Bonitas last year but now it seems the parties have dropped all lawsuits and are getting back into business together. After being sued for over $200,000 for blowing off her obligations to the company, TMZ is reporting that another deal is on the table for a completely new lingerie/swimwear line.
AMANDA SEYFRIED IS EXCITED TO BE THE NEW FACE OF GIVENCHY: Women’s Wear Daily is reporting that Amanda Seyfried has been picked to become the face of Givenchy’s new fragrance Very Irresistible. She is replacing Liv Tyler. Amanda told the magazine, “It’s an honest collaboration. I’m proud to be a part of the brands I’m involved with because what they do is really cool, especially Givenchy — they’re so artistic. And I feel like I have a foot in the fashion industry now.”
CATHERINE GIUDICI CELEBRATES HER BIRTHDAY WITH SEAN LOWE: Dancing with the Stars cast member and former Bachelor Sean Lowe took his fiancee Catherine Giudici to a fancy dinner with friends and family at Lisa Vanderpump’s Villa Blanca to celebrate Catherine’s 27th birthday on Tuesday (April 30th.) Sean’s gift for his future wife was a Louis Vuitton handbag.
Tara Reid Says LiLo Is A Mean Drunk
Lindsay Lohan is scheduled to kick off her 90 days of mandatory rehab today (May 2nd) and while she has been busy instagramming photos of her attempt to pack for her stay, American Pie star Tara Reid was over at TMZ dishing dirt on Lindsay’s partying. Tara hosted Tuesday’s (April 30th) edition of TMZ on TV and used the opportunity to explain the difference between how she parties and how Lindsay parties.
The 37-year-old admitted that they don’t really like each anymore but added, “If I get drunk, I’m a happy drunk. When she gets drunk, she’s just mean. She’s so paranoid. She takes her drink any time she thinks someone has a camera phone on and drops it in an ice bucket. Do you know what I mean? You just can’t go around attacking people.”
- Tara also said that she thinks Lindsay will get her life back together because she just keeps getting chance after chance to do better.
- According to E! News, Lindsay will reportedly be receiving her treatment at Morningside Recovery in Newport Beach, California.