MORE ‘SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE’ CAST CHANGES: Earlier this week, Brooks Whelan shared that he wasn’t returning to NBC’s Saturday Night Live. On Tuesday, July 15th, it was confirmed that Season 39 additions, Noel Wells and John Milhiser, will not return to the series for its landmark 40th season.
DAVE HESTER SETTLES WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT: Dave Hester has settled his wrongful termination lawsuit with A&E for an undisclosed amount. The Storage Wars star claims he was fired after complaining that his reality show was rigged to the production company.
JENNIFER ANISTON LAUNCHES NEW FRAGRANCE: After releasing her first fragrance in 2011, actress Jennifer Aniston is back with her second fragrance. The star has just released J by Jennifer Aniston.
AMY ADAMS IS THE NEW FACE OF MAX MARA: Actress Amy Adams has been tapped as the new face of Max Mara. She will be featured in the brands fall 2014 campaign which was shot by Mario Sorrenti.
JEFF GOLDBLUM IS GETTING MARRIED: 61 year-old actor Jeff Goldblum recently got engaged to his 31 year-old girlfriend Emilie Livingston. Goldblum proposed while the couple was on a trip to Hawaii earlier this year. Livingston tweeted on Saturday, July 12th, “Jul 8 he proposed @ our fave #okstore. I was taken over by tears of joy n ecstasy! We picked the ring 2gether #inlove.” Goldblum was previously married to Geena Davis and Patricia Gaul.
KATE BOSWORTH LAUNCHES FASHION APP: Actress Kate Bosworth recently launched a new app called Style Thief. According to E! Online, “Style Thief allows its users to snap a pic of an outfit they like, and through an image search they are able to track it down and buy it in just a few simple clicks.” Bosworth told WWD, “Everyone has fashion envy . . . Everyone can relate to that feeling of looking at an editorial, for example or a friend, or the runway, for that matter, wanting to steal something exactly as you’re seeing it, or something similar.”
HANK BASKETT IS STILL WEARING HIS RING: Hank Baskett was spotted out on Tuesday, July 15th, and he was still wearing his wedding ring. He told a TMZ cameraman that he’s still talking to his wife on a regular basis. Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett was recently photographed out getting some gasoline and she wasn’t wearing her wedding ring. The couple has had some recent issues connected to Hank’s alleged cheating.
BRITS THREATEN TO BOYCOTT SACHA BARON COHEN”S NEW FILM: Residents of the British town of Grimsby aren’t too happy with Sacha Cohen‘s new movie, Grimsby, which they fear depicts them as hooligans and low lifes. The town council has informed the residents that the film is actually a comedy and that Cohen didn’t actually shoot the film in Grimsby so they should take it easy.
KYLIE JENNER GETS TWO TICKETS: Kylie Jenner was pulled over in her G-Wagon Mercedes on Monday, July 14th, and ticketed for having tinted windows and for driving with a teen. Since Jenner is a new driver and 16 years-old, California law prohibits her from having another teen in the car unless there’s an adult present who is atleast 25 years-old.
LINDSAY LOHAN TAKES ANOTHER SPILL: Lindsay Lohan was in Ischia, Italy on Monday night, July 14th, to attend a film festival dinner when she took a tumble. Lohan has been living in London.
Jenny McCarthy Talks Wedding Plans And The View Exit
On Monday, July 14th, Jenny McCarthy visited the Howard Stern Show to discuss her upcoming wedding to Donnie Wahlberg and her departure from The View. McCarthy shared that she will have a small wedding with about 80 guests and that the couple’s children will be involved. She also shared that she won’t be inviting many celebrities. McCarthy explained, “Sherri Shepherd will be the only one celebrity invited possibly if she can make it . . . I hate celebrities.” She also shut down any notion that Mark Wahlberg would be the best man.
- As for her departure from The View, McCarthy said, “If I wanted to stay with Rosie O’Donnell and I was a Republican, I would still be there right now . . . “I’ll tell you something Howard, it’s like halfway into it, it was probably around February, I went, ‘God I’m not allowed to be the best of me here.’ I feel like to have a voice, to be able to speak without having to interrupt people … It’s very difficult, and I don’t like doing it, it’s very uncomfortable, so I felt like, ‘You know what? Maybe this is just a stepping stone for me to go somewhere where I can actually be my full self.’
Orange Is The New Black News
TARYN MANNING POSES FOR RACY SPREAD
Orange Is The New Black actress Taryn Manning recently completed a shoot for LADYGUNN. In the racy pics, Manning is wearing a see through Fleur du Mal bra. She also sports designs by Isabel Marant, Alice and Olivia, Christian Benner, and Derek Lam in the boudoir style shoot.
MATT MCGORRY ISN’T LEAVING ‘ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK‘
Despite landing a role in the new ABC series How To Get Away With Murder, actor Matt McGorry will not be leaving Orange Is The New Black. He recently explained, “Generally speaking, I get to be present in both shows, which is sort of amazing . . . I am allowed to do both, which is incredible and I think ABC giving me permission to do that is really quite wonderful . . . It’s too early to tell how it’s going to work, but same way as Pablo Schreiber in season two, you can shoot things out of order. Thankfully, I get to do both.”
- McGorry was also asked what would happen if How To Get Away With Murder got a second season. He said, “It’s hard to really know. I think it’s just going to depend on what happens and when shooting schedules are . . . It’s a lot of logistics mostly, but it really is incredible to be part of two shows especially with such powerful, wonderful female producers and a very diverse cast.”