Plain White T’s member is Ready for Love! New details on Richie Sambora’s departure from Bon Jovi! Plus, Hugh Hefner celebrates 87 years, and Clay Aiken’s stalker strikes again! All this and more in today’s Dirty Laundry!
Tim Lopez, guitarist of Plain White T‘s, is set to appear on NBC’s new reality dating show, Ready For Love. The new series premieres tonight, April 9 on NBC at 9 p.m. after “The Voice” Eva Longoria is the Executive Producer and it’s about 3 men trying to find love with the help of matchmakers.
Sara Gilbert from “The Talk” and music producer Linda Perry are engaged! The two have been together since 2011 and Sara announced it on the show. “I’m sitting there listening and I’m kind of daydreaming and I’m thinking like, ‘If I ever proposed to her this would be an amazing way to do it,’” Gilbert said.
Rihanna and Chris Brown are officially broken up?? Or are they? Reports were that she called it quits and then he was out partying with another woman. But he was at her concert in LA last night so who knows what’s going on with these two.
Clay Aiken has a stalker that showed up at his home!! The 57 year old woman got all the way to his front door by jumping a fence in his gated community in North Carolina. She was seen trying to peer into a window at the front of the house and neighbors called police. Lucky for Clay because he was home at the time. And it’s not the first time that this woman has tried to get to him.
The latest victim of swatting is Russell Brand. Cops raced to Brand’s L.A. home after receiving a call from someone reporting two men with guns approaching the home. He wasn’t’ home…maybe he was taping his show on Chelsea Lately?? He was on the show and The Kardashian sisters were actually hosting the show….he even tried to entice them with a foursome.
Lindsay Lohan did it again!!! She blew off another deposition in another lawsuit yesterday. She had been ordered to appear in her lawsuit with a paparazzo who’s suing Lindsay and her assistant. The man claims her assistant crashed into him in 2010 outside an L.A. nightclub and put him in the hospital. Lindsay’s lawyer couldn’t get in touch with her.
Michael Clarke Duncan’s family wants Michael’s fiancé Omarosa Manigault investigated. His sister believes that MCD was not of sound mind when he made the changes to his will basically leaving her everything. They claim before his heart attack he was not himself, slurring words and stumbling around. And his sister says that Omarosa has sold a bunch of stuff without telling them. Omarosa tells TMZ, “I don’t control the estate or the finances and Judy knows it. If you saw all of her emails and texts to me you would see that she is just trying to get money from me, and threatened going to press if I did not give it to her and that is a crime!”
Rumors are going around that Kanye West is cheating on Kim Kardashian with Australian hip hop recording artist Iggy Azalea. Rumor is he wants to sign her and they’ve been spending a lot of alone time together.
Jennifer Lopez will perform on “Dancing with the Stars” tonight with Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli!
We know that Richie Sambora left the spring tour due to “personal issues”. And now the story is it’s because Jon Bon Jovi didn’t want him there! A source dished: “Jon has been trying to get rid of him. He drinks constantly and has a stream of Hollywood bimbos around all the time. At the urging of his wife, Dorothea, Bon Jovi wants to keep the tour free of booze and drugs.” Jon and his wife are selling his NY apartment for $42 million.
Jay Z and Beyonce were being criticized for their trip to Cuba last week to celebrate their 5th anniversary. A longstanding U.S. trade embargo against Cuba prohibits most Americans from visiting Cuba — which has a questionable human rights record — without a license granted by U.S. authorities. But it looks like it was a “cultural trip” fully licensed by the Treasury Department, and that they met with Cuban artists and musicians, visited several live music nightclubs, dined at private restaurants known as “paladares,” and visited a children’s theater.
Hugh Hefner turns 87 today and got the celebrations started early with a party over the weekend at the Playboy Mansion in L.A. Hefner’s wife, Crystal Hefner (nee Harris), 26, tweeted a photo from his party on Friday, writing, “With my love Hugh Hefner for ‘Casablanca Night’ celebrating his 87th birthday!”