SETH MEYERS TO TAKE OVER LATE NIGHT
NBC confirmed on Sunday that Saturday Night Live writer/Weekend Update anchor Seth Meyers will be taking over as host of Late Night once Jimmy Fallon moves to The Tonight Show. Like Fallon’s program, Late Night will be produced by SNL honcho Lorne Michaels. "I only have to work for Lorne for five more years before I pay him back for the time I totaled his car,” said Meyers. “12:30 on NBC has long been incredible real estate. I hope I can do it justice."
LINDSAY WANTS OUT OF BETTY FORD
It’s barely been two weeks and Lindsay Lohan already wants out of Betty Ford. According to TMZ, doctors at Betty Ford have taken away her Adderall and she is demanding to be transferred to another facility. Sources say after an evaluation, doctors have determined she does not need the ADHD drug. They believe there are substitute meds she can take to treat her ADHD that don’t have the addictive qualities of Adderall. They are also very concerned because they are aware that lots of people in Hollywood take Adderall as weight control drug. Lindsay has been telling friends she wants to move to another facility but at this point it is unlikely a judge will let her leave.
BROOKE JOINS LINDSAY IN BETTY FORD
The Betty Ford Center is apparently the place to be these days. Not only is Lindsay Lohan enrolled at the rehab facility, TMZ reports that Charlie Sheen’s ex Brooke Mueller recently checked in as well. Sources say the two trainwrecks are staying in the same hospital wing, and have already run into each other. And that’s apparently just what Brooke wanted, because Radaronline claims she purposefully chose Betty Ford because Lindsay was there.
KANYE WALKS INTO A POLE/BLAMES PAPARAZZI
Rapper Kanye West had a little trouble with a pole on Friday. He and baby mama Kim Kardashian were being followed around Beverly Hills by paparazzi when West tried to avoid getting his picture taken and walked smack into a pole. Although he initially seemed to handle the situation okay, later, as he was walking out of an L.A. restaurant, he went ballistic [NOTE CONTENT] on photographers, blaming them for his accident.
SURI CRUISE NOT STARTING FASHION LINE
Reps for Katie Holmes are denying a British tabloid rumor that claimed her seven-year-old daughter Suri Cruise had signed a $2.3 million deal to launch her own fashion line, aptly named Suri. The Sun claimed Tom Cruise's daughter was originally supposed to start a “fashion blog” but was so specific about designs she liked it was suggested she get her own line.
TEEN MOM FARRAH CLAIMS SHE’S NOT SEXUALLY ACTIVE
Despite shooting a sex tape with porn star James Deen, Teen Mom Farrah Abraham insists she’s not promiscuous. “Really, I'm not that sexually active,” she told E! News. “I don’t have a boyfriend, I don’t get to do things like regular people get to do and like go on dates and feel comfortable. And so I had to treat my situation differently.” She adds, “I’m young, I’m 21 years old. Some things girls should be able to do no matter what.” Meanwhile, Radaronline reports that before she filmed her sex tape, Farrah was turned down twice by a millionaire dating website. Farrah approached SeekingArrangement.com looking to be set up with a “sugar daddy,” but they nixed the idea. “She was just looking for a quick payoff, not a lasting mutually beneficial arrangement,” said the CEO of the website. The company adds that Farrah was trying to get them to pay her to go to one of their parties, but since they were sure she “wanted money for nothing,” they turned her down.
FARRAH CAUGHT BUYING HOME PREGNANCY TEST
Meanwhile, over the weekend Farrah was spotted buying a home pregnancy test. According to TMZ, she and James Deen didn’t use protection while filming their sex tape and she was worried she may have gotten pregnant. Having watched the tape, TMZ reports that there was absolutely no way Deen could have knocked her up.
MICHAEL ATTEMPTS TO MAKE UP WITH DINA
Michael Lohan claims he is trying to make amends with his ex-wife Dina. According to Radaronline, Michael recently sent Dina a check for $30,400 for back child support. “I admit that I withheld part of my child support because of my anger towards Dina, but I want to admit that I was wrong for doing it and have made things right,” Lindsay’s dad told the site. “I feel by doing this it will open doors for a better relationship and healing for the family.” He adds that he thinks it will help Lindsay’s therapy “to finally have both her parents on good terms.” So far there’s no word if the check helped Dina change her mind about her ex.
90210’S GRIMES WEDS
90210 star Shenae Grimes got hitched on Friday. The actress married musician Josh Beech outside of London. “Huge day," Beech tweeted before the ceremony. Grimes later tweeted a picture of her black wedding dress and added, "I now pronounce you Mr. and Mrs. Beech!"
GWYNETH’S EXPENSIVE BAR ACCESSORIES
Gwyneth Paltrow continues to show the world just how pretentious she really is. The Oscar winner recently unveiled a new collection of bar accessories on her Goop site, and the prices are pretty outrageous. For example, a silver shot glass costs $950, while a pair of sterling silver decanters goes for almost $4,500. According to the site, the shot glass is engraved with the phrase, “Just a thimble full." Explains Gwyneth, “a gentle reminder to practice a little bit of restraint.”
RODMAN GOING BACK TO NORTH KOREA
Dennis Rodman tells TMZ he’s going back to North Korea in August to try to get Kim Jong-Un to release American Kenneth Bae, who was sentenced to 15 years hard labor. “I’m gonna try and get this guy out,” said Rodman. “It’s gonna be difficult.” Apparently Rodman thinks he can make more progress than President Barack Obama. “We got a black president [who] can't even go talk to [Jong-un] ... Obama can't do s**t,” he said. “I don't know why he won't go talk to him." He then added, “Obama? F**k him!"
KELLAN LUTZ SPLITS FROM GIRLFRIEND
Kellan Lutz is on the market again. Us Weekly reports the Twilight star has split from Australian actress Sharni Vinson, who he’s been dating since September, 2011. The couple met during an audition for the film Step Up 3D. She got a part in the movie, while he didn’t.
INFIDELITY CAUSED BIGGEST LOSER COUPLE SPLIT
People reports that infidelity is to blame for the breakup of Biggest Loser couple Stephanie Anderson and Sam Poueu. Last week the couple announced they were divorcing, just two months before Stephanie is to give birth to their first child. According to the magazine, the pair was having some marital problems so Stephanie suggested counseling, and a source says that during their sessions Sam admitted “he cheated on her with multiple women throughout the course of their marriage.” Stephanie was understandably shocked and decided to end it.
HOWARD SETTLES DIVORCE
Looks like Terrence Howard made out quite well in his divorce from wife Michelle Ghent. Michelle filed for divorce in 2011, accusing the actor of abuse, while he accused Michelle of being a racist. TMZ reports that Howard will get to keep most of his finances and property, including two houses in Pennsylvania. Michelle has also been ordered to return the Hustle & Flow star’s 2011 Range Rover, although she gets to keep her bike and a BMW. As part of the settlement, Terrence will have to pay Michelle $5,800 a month in spousal support but only for the next three years.