Gina J’s Dirty Laundry May 7th
Celebs dress up last night for the annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art! Meanwhile, Rihanna pulls a Bieber at her concert! Plus, do “Idol” producers already have a shortlist to replace Mariah Carey next season? Find out who is rumored to be on their list in today’s Dirty Laundry!
It’s the biggest fashion event of the year … the annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Celebrities including Madonna, Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Alba, and of course, Beyonce Knowles attended and the theme was “PUNK: Chaos to Couture” . Check out what they were wearing…
Someone that didn’t make it to the Gala was Chris Brown. He was on his way in a private jet but it was forced to make an emergency landing in Burbank yesterday after the cockpit filled with smoke after takeoff. No one was hurt and he took another private plane an hour after the emergency landing. He was able to make it to the after parties.
And Tiger Woods showed up with Lindsay Vonn and the two attended the after party where Tiger had too much to drink. He fell while walking up a small flight of stairs — and didn’t move until Vonn helped him up and guided him (swaying a bit as he walked) to the exit, according to a witness.
Lauryn Hill is going to jail!! She paid more than $970,000 in taxes before being sentenced but the judge sentenced her to 3 months in jail and has to report on July 8th. And she’ll have to spend three additional months of home confinement. Here’s what she said to the judge: “I was put into a system I didn’t know the nature of. … I’m a child of former slaves. I got into an economic paradigm and had that imposed on me,”. She continued, “I sold 50 million units … now I’m up here paying a tax debt. If that’s not likened to slavery, I don’t know what is.”
Gotta love Pink…she had to cancel a show in England and her fans believed she blew them off and faked an illness. Here’s what Pink said: “And you know what I’ve been performing through the last week? ROTA virus. Look it up. I challenge any one of you to do what I do while sick with that. You couldn’t do it.” The virus causes “severe watery diarrhea, often with vomiting, fever, and abdominal pain.” She continued by saying: “I am so so sorry if I’ve hurt you in any way. For the rest of you,” Pink adds, “Kindly kiss my entire almost back to healthy ass.”
Lindsay Lohan can smoke at the Betty Ford Clinic but she’s not allowed to leave. And TMZ is reporting they are allowing her to take Adderall but doctors are currently evaluating Lindsay’s diagnosis and the efficacy of the drug. Basically, she could get cut off.
“Girls Gone Wild” founder Joe Francis has just been found guilty of assault and other charges after attacking a woman in his Hollywood mansion back in 2011. He faces up to 5 years in jail. A sentencing scheduling hearing is set for this week.
Rihanna was 3 hours late to her concert in Boston last night and made no excuse!! The crowd was not happy and said it was a terrible show.
Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards were in court today. A judge is expected to allow Denise to have temporary custody of Charlie and Brooke Mueller’s twins Bob and Max while Brooke gets help in rehab.
Kobe Bryant has filed a countersuit against the auction house that is suing him for his memorabilia. Kobe claims his own mother, Pamela, stole some of the items from his home and refuses to return many other items that Kobe left at her house when he grew up and left. Kobe has given them millions of dollars over the years but his parents were upset when he wouldn’t buy them a more expensive mansion. Kobe is asking a judge to shut down the auction and order the return of the items to him.
Ja Rule is finally a free man. He was released from prison today after serving out his sentences for attempted illegal gun possession and tax evasion.
A Senior Officer from the Public Affairs office of the Atlanta police department says that he doesn’t know where Reese Witherspoon got her Atlanta police baseball hat from…he says it’s a knock off…“We did not give her that hat. We have no idea where she got that hat. In fact, that’s an awful hat … Looks like a patch glued onto a hat and it’s not a good one.”