HEROIN AND ALCOHOL RESPONSIBLE FOR GLEE STAR’S DEATH
Autopsy results on Glee star Cory Monteith revealed that the 31-year-old died of “mixed drug toxicity, involving heroin and alcohol." The death was ruled an "accidental overdose" and cops say the investigation is now closed. In a press conference, officers wouldn’t say if drugs were found in the actor’s room, but did hint at it, saying, “there was evidence in the room that was consistent of a drug overdose.” Cory, who had struggled with drug addiction for years, was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room on July 13th. Meanwhile, TMZ reported yesterday that sources say Cory had no problem staying clean and sober when he was in Los Angeles filming Glee, but tended to fall off the wagon every time he went to Canada to visit friends. According to insiders, Cory traveled to Vancouver many times to hang out with buddies, and drugs and alcohol were always involved.
MICHELE THANKS PUBLIC FOR SUPPORT
A rep for Cory Monteith’s girlfriend, Glee star Lea Michele, released a statement thanking fans for their support. “Lea is deeply grateful for all the love and support she’s received from family, friends, and fans. Since Cory’s passing, Lea has been grieving alongside his family and making appropriate arrangements with them,” read the statement. “They are supporting each other as they endure this profound loss together. We continue to ask the media to respect the privacy of Lea and Cory’s family.” So far, funeral arrangements for the actor have not been announced.
ADAM LEVINE ENGAGED
Adam Levine is ready to say goodbye to bachelorhood. People reports that The Voice judge has gotten engaged to model Behati Prinsloo. "Adam Levine and his girlfriend Behati Prinsloo are excited to announce they are engaged to be married," the Maroon 5 singer’s rep told the magazine. "The couple recently reunited and Adam proposed this weekend in Los Angeles." Levine and the Victoria’s Secret model began dating about a year ago, not long after Levine split from model Anne Vyalitsyna.
ROBERTS ARRESTED FOR ATTACKING BOYFRIEND
TMZ reports that Valentine’s Day star Emma Roberts was arrested on domestic violence charges on July 7th. The 22-year-old was taken into custody in Montreal, Canada for allegedly injuring her boyfriend, American Horror Story’s Evan Peters. Cops responded to the couple’s hotel room after receiving a call about a fight. When officers arrived they noticed Peters had a bloody nose. He also reportedly had a bite mark. Emma, daughter of actor Eric Roberts and niece of Julia Roberts was later released because Peters did not want to press charges.
OPRAH PAYING LINDSAY $2 MIL
Sounds like Oprah Winfrey had to shell out quite a bit of dough to land Lindsay Lohan. According to TMZ, Oprah’s OWN Network has been in talks with Lindsay for four months about doing an interview and a reality show, and she finally agreed to work with them at a cost of around $2 million. In addition, Lindsay will get two fully-paid assistants and a stylist. The interview is expected to take place sometime next month after Lindsay leaves rehab. The eight-part reality show will follow her struggles re-launching her career.
JOSH & FERGIE HAVING A BOY
Josh Duhamel revealed on Live! with Kelly and Michael that he and wife Fergie are expecting a baby boy. During a segment called “Du or Don’t, Part II: Baby Edition,” host Kelly Ripa held up two onesies – one pink, one blue – and asked the Transformers star to choose between them. He eventually snatched the blue one. This will be the first child for Josh and Fergie, who’ve been married since 2009. The baby is due in late August/early September.
JUSTIN ACCUSED OF SPITTING ON DJ
A man in Ohio claims Justin Bieber spit in his face over the weekend. A DJ who had performed at Social Room, a 21 and over nightclub in Columbus, called into a radio show to explain the incident. He said Justin was in the VIP room when two of the singer’s bodyguards approached him and accused him of taking pictures of Justin, who is only 19. The unnamed DJ said the bodyguards grabbed his phone and didn’t find any pics of Justin, though they still told the “Baby” singer he was trying to take shots. According to the DJ, Justin then approached him, screamed some “choice words” and “spit in my face.” The DJ tells TMZ he plans to file charges against Bieber. A rep for Bieber told Gossip Cop the story’s a “lie” and that the incident “never happened.”
KIRSTIE DIDN’T SLAM LEAH
Kirstie Alley is denying reports she slammed Leah Remini for leaving the Church of Scientology. Last Wednesday, when news of Leah’s Scientology defection hit, the former Cheers star posted a cryptic tweet many people felt was directed at the King of Queens star. “When faced w malicious gossip I take a moment to experience the loss of the person I thought was my friend… Then I say f*ck em..:) #RISE,” wrote Kirstie, followed by, “the sweetest poison is often served with a smile… beware syrup.” But Kirstie took to Twitter to deny the tweets were aimed at Leah. “Lying news outlets. I do NOT care what religion ANYONE is or isn’t. I respect religions & would fight for your freedom as well as mine,” she wrote on Monday. “Thank U lying ‘news’ outlets for thinking I have ESP & write tweets ‘BEFORE’ events OCCUR. I accept that compliment. Ur ‘sources’ don’t exist.”
PIC OF LAMAR’S ALLEGED MISTRESS
Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have vehemently denied a recent tabloid story that claimed Lamar cheated with a stripper, but that hasn’t stopped Radaronline from posting the first picture of the NBA star’s alleged mistress. The tab snapped a picture of 29-year-old Jennifer Richardson outside the Eden nightclub in Hollywood. Star magazine claimed Lamar and Jennifer had a year-long affair after meeting at a strip club in Washington, DC.
BAD’S CRANSTON’S BAD THOUGHTS
Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston tells GQ magazine he can understand the evil impulses of his character Walter White. When asked if he believes in pure evil he replied, “Yeah. I think it’s right next to good, inside every person,” before admitting, “I had one girlfriend I wanted to kill.” The magazine explains the girlfriend was a “drug addict, terribly unstable” who had followed Cranston to New York from L.A.. She stalked him, threatened to kill him and then one day suddenly showed up at Cranston’s apartment. “And I envisioned myself killing her. It was so clear. My apartment had a brick wall on one side, and I envisioned opening the door, grabbing her by the hair, dragging her inside, and shoving her head into that brick wall until brain matter was dripping down the sides of it,” he said. “Then I shuddered and realized how clearly I saw that happening. And I called the police because I was so afraid. I was temporarily insane — capable of doing tremendous damage to her and to myself.”
BUY A DATE WITH BRANDI GLANVILLE
Ever wonder what it’s like to be a Real Housewives star? Well, now’s your chance, because Charitybuzz is auctioning off what they are calling “the ultimate Housewives experience” with none other than Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Brandi Glanville. The package, valued at $10,000, includes a full day with the reality show star, as well as the custom-made gown Brandi wore hosting this year’s Oscars red carpet show for ABC. The winner will also enjoy lunch with Brandi at Lisa Vanderpump’s restaurant, followed by a trip to Kyle Richards’ boutique for some shopping. Finally, the lucky bidder will get a personally signed copy of Brandi’s book Drinking and Tweeting, as well as a picture with Brandi that will be tweeted “for the world to see.” Proceeds from the auction will go to The Foundation for Living Beauty, which helps women with cancer and cancer survivors.
McBRIDE SENT TO HOSPITAL AFTER SKATING ACCIDENT
Eastbound & Down star Danny McBride was rushed to the hospital yesterday after falling while roller skating. The accident occurred on the North Carolina set of the HBO comedy, and Danny was in so much pain producers decided he needed to go the hospital. Luckily the injuries were not serious and he was later released. He told TMZ, “I busted my a** on roller skates. The roller skates won.”
DEVIOUS MAIDS STAR EXPECTING TWINS
Devious Maids star Dania Ramirez announced on Instagram that she is pregnant with twins. The 33-year-old, who married director Bev Land in February, shared her sonogram on the Internet, with the caption, “I am proud 2 Announce our 2 NEW BUNDLES OF JOY! Yes, I'm having TWINS!'
GARNER IS THE FACE OF MAX MARA
Jennifer Garner has been named the new face of Max Mara. It is the first time she’s been the spokesperson for a fashion brand and also the first time Max Mara has had a celebrity promote their product. Meanwhile, poor Jen can’t wear an unflattering outfit without someone speculating she may be pregnant again. The Mail ran a picture of Jen playing with her kids in the park in which she appears to show a bit of belly fat, prompting the tab to question whether she was knocked up. The actress and husband Ben Affleck are already parents of three - Violet, 7, Seraphina, 4, and Samuel, 17 months.