GIA ALLEMAND OF ‘THE BACHELOR’ DIES AT 29: 29-year-old Gia Allemand, who appeared on season 14 of The Bachelor, has passed away after being hospitalized on Monday (August 12th) for what her family called a “serious emergency medical event” but has now been identified as a suicide by hanging. She had been on life support until her family withdrew it on Wednesday (August 14th.) She passed with her family and longtime boyfriend, NBA player Ryan Anderson, by her side. Sources tell TMZ that Gia had allegedly been upset over her rocky relationship with Ryan.
BRAD PITT AND FAMILY MAY RELOCATE TO ENGLAND: UK’s The Sun is reporting that Brad Pitt plans to move Angelina Jolie and their children to England next year while he films the sequel to World War Z. The family briefly stayed at the Wentworth Estate in Surrey, England in 2012 while Angelina filmed Maleficent and they are reportedly hoping to live in the area again. The move would not affect the children’s schooling since all six of them are home schooled.
ADRIENNE MALOOF SAYS SHE IS GLAD TO NO LONGER BE A HOUSEWIFE: Life & Style caught up with former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Adrienne Maloof who says she doesn’t miss being on the reality TV show. She explained, “I’m happier that I’m off the show. There are times I wish I wasn’t so public. Having to be in hair and makeup for three hours for two minutes of shooting. I’d have to be up at 5:30am, and then there’d be a party until 11 at night.”
DAVID ARQUETTE FIRED FROM MOVIE FOR BEING INTOXICATED: Scream star David Arquette was reportedly fired from his role in an upcoming indie flick called Something About Her after months of hard partying and booze benders. Though producers claim David’s departure was for creative reasons, insiders are saying that it was really because they were never sure if he would show up in a fit state to work. One source said, “The director had no choice but to fire him on the spot. Everyone on the set was pissed and disappointed.”
NINA DOBREV WANTS TO ENJOY THE SINGLE LIFE FOR A BIT: Vampire Diaries star Nina Dobrev revealed to Us magazine that she is in no rush to start dating again following her split from Ian Somerhalder in May. The actress said, “I’ve been a relationship girl and I’ve been in long-term relationships my whole life until this point, so I think I’m looking forward to spending some time with myself and finding myself again. I’m just discovering different sides of me and growing and then I’ll figure out what I like in a man when I see it.”
TINA FEY IS HEADING BACK TO NBC: Deadline is reporting that Tina Fey and her co-showrunner Robert Carlock are developing a new show at NBC that is described as, “a character-driven workplace comedy where a young woman in search of reconnecting with her father finds a new home and family on Fire Island.” Fey will be producing the show but it is unknown whether she plans to appear on-screen.
FIRST PROMO PHOTO FOR NEW CAST OF ‘THE VIEW’ RELEASED: ABC has released the first promo photo featuring the new cast of The View now that Joy Behar and Elizabeth Hasselbeck have left and Jenny McCarthy is set to join. The show’s 17th season will kick off in September and will feature Jenny as well as returning hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd, and Barbara Walters. Take a look: http://usm.ag/17NWM3t
REPORT: 20TH CENTURY FOX OFFERS HUGH JACKMAN BIG BUCKS TO KEEP WOLVERINE GOING: The National Enquirer is reporting that 20th Century Fox is reportedly ready to pony up $100 million to get Hugh Jackman to sign on for four more Wolverine films. Hugh is supposedly wary about signing onto any multi-picture deals but he seems to be considering the offer. The Aussie actor has already played Wolverine in six films. including the original X-Men trilogy, 2 Wolverine spin-off films, and X-Men: First Class. He will also appear in the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past.
COVERGIRL RELEASES MAKEUP LINE INSPIRED BY ‘THE HUNGER GAMES': CoverGirl has unveiled its Capitol Collection — a line of makeup inspired by The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. According to Fashionista, “the collection involves Panem-inspired nail polish, nail decals, mascara, lip gloss, and more — all of which were used on Jennifer Lawrence and co. in the film.” The collection will be available starting in October and there will reportedly be makeup devoted to each of the districts.
RON BURGUNDY TO RELEASE TELL-ALL: Ron Burgundy, the main character in Anchorman as played by Will Ferrell, will be releasing a memoir to be titled Let Me Off at the Top! My Classy Life and Other Musings. According to a press release from Crown Archetype, the book will explore Ron’s childhood, his work with the Action 4 news team, his love life and his beloved dog Baxter. The book will be available in print and online on November 19th — one month before Anchorman: The Legend Continues arrives in theaters.
Johnny Depp Making Music?
Is Johnny Depp making music with One Direction? Rumors are swirling after the Lone Ranger actor was photographed heading into an L.A. recording studio on Monday (August 12th) with Ed Sheeran and band member Zayn Malik.
The reason for the meeting is still unknown but The Cab lead singer Alexander DeLeon posted a picture of the trio to Instagram with the caption, “Pirate lessons from the one and only. thanks for having us, mr. depp.”
- OMG! Insider is reporting that Zayn also recently paid a visit to Depp’s house because his daughter Lily-Rose is a huge fan of the 1D.
- Johnny is no stranger to the music scene. He has performed with Oasis, Keith Richards, Marilyn Manson, Alice Cooper, and his supergroup called P.
Carmen Electra Caught Simon Cowell With His Baby Mama
Carmen Electra and Simon Cowell’s romance was downplayed by both of them but the pair were reportedly dating for nearly six months before things came to a screeching halt and E! News is reporting that Simon’s baby mama was the cause. Sources say they broke up after Carmen allegedly caught Simon cheating on her with the woman who is now carrying his baby.
Even though Electra releasing a statement saying she was “so happy” for Cowell’s upcoming fatherhood, the actress was reportedly “shocked and livid” when she found out that he was messing around with Lauren Silverman. According to one insider, “Carmen was at Simon’s house in L.A. when she literally busted him with Lauren. Simon called her a friend, but there was nothing platonic about what was going on.” Carmen supposedly ended it because “there was no way she was going to stick around and be a third wheel.”