AMANDA BYNES COULD BE IN TREATMENT UNTIL 2015: Amanda Bynes’ lawyer Gerald Shargel appeared in a New York City court on Thursday (September 26th) to ask that her lawsuit for the bong-throwing incident back in May be postponed for up to 18 months while she undergoes psychiatric treatment — indicating that she may be in the hospital for a year and a half. Sources also tell TMZ that the prosecution’s case is a bit weak so there is a likelihood that the case could be dropped.
MICHAEL DOUGLAS CELEBRATES TURNING 69: Despite claiming to be working on their marriage, Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas did not spend their birthdays together. Michael was photographed celebrating his 69th birthday with a friend at an Outback Steakhouse in New Mexico on Wednesday (September 25th.) Both Michael and Catherine were born on September 25th but 25 years apart.
CHANNING TATUM MAKES A GOOD SET HUSBAND: Jenna Dewan-Tatum couldn’t help but to sing the praises of her husband Channing for taking care of their daughter while mom is filming scenes for her new Lifetime show Witches of East End. Jenna told Entertainment Tonight Canada, “He is getting really good at being the set husband — that’s what I call him. He’s in the trailer, he’s rocking her to sleep, I’m running back and forth breastfeeding. He’s been amazing — every chance he gets he’s here. He’s like, ‘I could sit here and be set husband all day long. This is so fun!’”
IS ROBERT PATTINSON’S NEW GIRLFRIEND SEAN PENN’S DAUGHTER?: Dylan Penn, daughter of Sean Penn and Robin Wright, is the latest Hollywood girl rumored to be romantically linked to Robert Pattinson. Several media outlets report that the duo were spotted hanging out on September 7th for a show at the Viper Room and then reportedly enjoyed post-show drinks and food at the Chateau Marmont. The Twilight star was also recently linked to trainer Sydney Liebes after they were seen hanging out in front of Harley Pasternak’s gym where she works. Sources deny any romance is happening there and that Liebes has just trained the actor a few times.
KENDRA WILKINSON-BASKETT SUFFERED A STROKE AFTER CAR ACCIDENT: E! News is reporting that the supposedly minor car accident that Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett got into earlier this year was a bit more serious than initially thought. Doctors apparently discovered that the reality star suffered a “minor stroke” during the crash. Sources say that Kendra has since recovered after she was told to take it easy and chill out for a couple of weeks.
CHRISTOPH WALTZ MAY JOIN NEW ‘TARZAN’ FILM: Oscar winner Christoph Waltz is in talks to play the villain in Warner Bros. Tarzan reboot. Waltz would play a Belgian soldier named Captain Rom who tries to capture Tarzan in exchange for a diamond ransom. True Blood’s Alexander Skarsgard is attached to play Tarzan. Both Margot Robbie and Emma Stone have been rumored to be up for the part of Jane.
ABC RENEWS ‘MISTRESSES’: ABC has announced plans to bring back the summer primetime soap Mistresses for a second season. The series starring Alyssa Milano became summer’s second most popular scripted drama falling just behind CBS’ Under the Dome. Season two will kick off in the summer of 2014.
JENNIFER LAWRENCE TO STAR IN ‘EAST OF EDEN’ REMAKE: Jennifer Lawrence will work with her Hunger Games director Gary Ross again for a remake of East of Eden based on the classic American novel by John Steinbeck. The actress is attached to play Cathy Ames — wife of the main protagonist who is considered to be one of Steinbeck’s most controversial characters. According to Huffington Post, Ross plans to split the book into two features. East of Eden was previously adapted for the big screen in in 1955.
BLAKE LIVELY TO LAUNCH LIFESTYLE COMPANY: Former Gossip Girl star Blake Lively announced plans on Wednesday (September 25th) to launch her own lifestyle company similar to Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop. She explained to Vogue UK, “It’s something that will be launching in a few months and that I’m really, really thrilled about. The main element of it is that it’s about storytelling and it’s about living a very one-of-a-kind, curated life, and how to achieve that. There’s nothing like it out there — it’s without a genre.” She went on to say, “I have so many passions outside of acting and things that I grew up being good at and that I don’t utilize when acting. Acting was something that my family did so I just kind of got into it by default, but there was so much that I cultivated, thinking that I wouldn’t be an actor.”
‘AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN’ CREDITS RELEASED ONLINE: The creepy opening credits for American Horror Story: Coven have been released. The sequence shows occult imagery as well as glimpses of animals and bleeding body parts. The season will premiere on October 9th.
Kaley Cuoco Engaged
The Big Bang Theory star has only been dating her fiancé for three months but a source said, “He is an amazing guy. She is so happy.” Kaley and Ryan first made their red carpet debut on at the Emmy awards on Sunday (September 22nd.)
- Ryan uploaded an image of the two of them to Instagram on Emmy Sunday along with the caption, “A million people, all I see is her @normancook #emmys”
- Rumors of their engagement started when Kaley showed up on set to her film The Wedding Ringer wearing a massive diamond ring.
- Kaley was previously linked to Henry Cavill, musician Bret Bollinger, and her costar Johnny Galecki.