LINDSAY WON’T BE PROSECUTED FOR NEW YORK BAR FIGHT
Lindsay Lohan got a bit of good news last week. Reports claim that the Mean Girls star will not be prosecuted for assaulting a club goer in New York this past November. According to the actress’ lawyer, the Manhattan district attorney determined there was insufficient evidence to prosecute Lohan.
SHEEN & BRAZIL PART OF LINDSAY’S PRE-REHAB PLANS
One last hurrah before rehab? Lindsay Lohan is reportedly set to spend time with Charlie Sheen before heading to her court-ordered rehab for 90 days. According to reports, Lindsay will spend today and tomorrow shooting a role on Sheen’s FX series Anger Management, and will then head to Brazil, where she’s being paid in the low six figures to make appearances to promote a clothing line. She’ll have to be back before May 2nd, though. That’s when she must report to an in-patient facility to begin treatment as part of her plea deal to settle charges of a July car accident.
LINDSAY CONTINUES TO DRINK
An impending 90-day stay in rehab is not going to stop Lindsay Lohan from getting her drink on. Sources tell TMZ that despite her sentence last week, Lindsay has been drinking a lot. In fact, just hours after her court date Monday she was knocking back vodka sodas at the bar of her Beverly Hills hotel. In addition, over the weekend she was at a San Diego nightclub with a friend, where she sat in the VIP section ordering vodkas all night. She was careful to ask for her booze to be delivered in a glass carafe, this way nobody could tell she was drinking alcohol. Insiders say Lindsay insists she does not have substance abuse problem.
ASHLEY GREENE’S DOG DIES IN CONDO FIRE
Twilight star Ashley Greene’s West Hollywood condo was destroyed by fire on Friday. According to a preliminary investigation, an unattended candle started the blaze, which killed one of Ashley’s two dogs. Greene, her brother and her boyfriend were all sleeping in the condo when the blaze began. Three other people in the building were injured. Reports claim nothing in Greene’s condo can be saved and the place will have to be gutted.
JESSE JAMES WEDS FOR THE FOURTH TIME
Sandra Bullock’s cheating ex-husband Jesse James tied the knot for the fourth time on Sunday. The ex Monster Garage star wed drag racer Alexis DeJoria at the San Diego home of Alexis’ dad, John Paul DeJoria, co-founder of the Paul Mitchell hair care line.
LOWE A DANCING DIVA
The new season of Dancing with the Stars is only one week old and already there’s a diva on set. According to TMZ, Bachelor star Sean Lowe has a severe attitude, and has been telling producers exactly what camera angles he needs to be shot from. In addition, he’s reportedly been bragging to other cast members that “this show NEEDS me.” A producer for DWTS denied the rumor, telling TMZ, "Sean is a pleasure and there is nothing diva-like about him."
STEWART WINS 2 AT KIDS’ CHOICE AWARDS
The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards were handed out Saturday, and Kristen Stewart walked away a big winner, taking home two trophies, Favorite Movie Actress for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 and Favorite Female Buttkicker for Snow White and the Huntsman. Other winners included: The Hunger Games, Favorite Movie; Wreck-It Ralph, Favorite Animated Movie; Selena Gomez, Favorite TV Actress for Wizards of Waverly Place; Victorious, Favorite TV Show and Wipeout, Favorite Reality Show.
SWINTON SLEEPS IN BOX AT MUSEUM
Oscar winner Tilda Swinton surprised patrons at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City Saturday by sleeping in a glass box as part of an unannounced performance piece. The 52-year-old wore jeans and a blue button-down shirt for her piece, titled “The Maybe,” which has a label that lists its materials as “living artist, glass, steel, mattress, pillow, linen, water and spectacles.” She first debuted The Maybe at London’s Serpentine Gallery in 1994, and then again in Rome at the Museo Barraco. She’s expected to return to the glass case in the future, but the exhibition dates are being kept secret, even to MoMA employees.
REGINA KING HEARTBROKEN OVER SPLIT!
Their low-key romance is over! Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Regina King have split after quietly dating for over two years. According a source, Warner was the one who decided to end things, leaving King heartbroken and reeling from shock. "It's totally done. She's still really disappointed that it ended and with how he did it," the source told Us Weekly. Apparently, the Cosby Show actor explained he “wasn’t feeling it anymore” and abruptly asked the Southland actress and her young son from a previous relationship to move out of their shared home. Warner and King, both 42, had been friends since their days as working child TV actors on the Cosby Show and 227. "They knew each other forever and then out of nowhere he dumped her," the source said. "She's still confused and hurt and doesn't know what happened."
JTT TALKS ABOUT WALKING AWAY FROM FAME!
Former Home Improvement teen heartthrob Jonathan Taylor Thomas spoke to People recently about his decision to take a step back from the spotlight. The 31-year-old actor said he doesn’t regret ditching acting at the height of his career. "I'd been going nonstop since I was 8 years old," Taylor, who was on the ABC sitcom from 1991-99, said. "I wanted to go to school, to travel and have a bit of a break." In his nearly 10 years away from Hollywood, Taylor attended Harvard, Columbia and St. Andrew’s University in Scotland, relishing life as a student. Now Taylor is back in Los Angeles and he's concentrating on directing, writing scripts and taking advantage of his free time. “I watch a lot of movies, I hike, I stay up on shows and theater,” he said.
ARROW STAR DISCUSSES PLAYING CHRISTIAN GREY!
Finally, someone is admitting to possible involvement in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie! Actor Stephen Amell, of The CW’s Arrow, confirmed last week that he’s had a meeting to discuss the movie. In a Facebook Q&A with fans, he said he gets questions about playing Christian Grey all the time. But while he did have a meeting about it, he insists nothing is finalized and the project is a long way off.
BYNES POSTS EXPLICIT DRAKE TWEET!
Amanda Bynes is at it again with her outrageous tweets! Last week, the 26-year-old “retired” actress tweeted that she wants rapper Drake to “murder my [lady parts].” We’ve censored what she really said, but just insert the clinical term and you’ll get it. Not quite sure what she meant by that and Drake has yet to respond. Bynes’ bizarre behavior has been getting a lot of attention recently, but according to a pal, “Amanda has absolutely no idea about the reputation she’s getting for all of her weird behavior.”
PATTINSON TO STAR IN STEAMY NEW DIOR AD!
Robert Pattinson may be done with the Twilight series, but he’ll be vamping it up in a new Dior ad campaign! The actor has signed a $12 million deal to film a campaign video for Dior’s new menswear line. And it’ll be steamy! A Dior source told The Sun, “The advert is sexually explicit. It is pushing the boundaries of what you can get away with in advertising.” Pattinson is reportedly shirtless for part of it and makes out with one of the models.