Gina J’s Dirty Laundry February 24th
Brooke Burke-Charvet gets the ‘DWTS’ boot! The “Today Show” cast goes bare for No Makeup Monday! Is Alec Baldwin leaving the public spotlight for good? Plus, what happens when you combine Vanilla Ice, Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, and the Ninja Turtles? Find out in today’s Dirty Laundry!
More changes for “Dancing with the Stars”….now Brooke Burke-Charvet let her go as a co-host. She’s been replaced by Fox Sports reporter and former contestant Erin Andrews.
“I have enjoyed seven seasons co-hosting ‘DWTS’ but understand the need for change considering the position of the show at this juncture,” the mother-of-four said in a statement. “I’ve always been one to embrace change and looking forward to pursuing opportunities I previously wasn’t able to entertain because of contractual obligations to the show. I’ve seen my fair share of shocking eliminations in the ballroom but this one takes the cake.”
And someone else that just lost their job is Piers Morgan… CNN cancelled his show “Piers Morgan Live”
Simon Cowell and his girlfriend just had a baby 10 days ago but that’s not stopping them from traveling to Miami with their son and 2 yorkies Squiddly and Diddly! Some doctors say is dangerous for newborns to fly and some say to keep their kids out of the sun for the first 6 months … and sunscreen isn’t a solution. A number of doctors advise against it. Simon flies private so it clearly minimizes the risk of germs but what about the pressure during the take-off and landing? Here are pictures of their trip…and even one of the dogs is licking the baby’s mouth…
Jennifer Lopez is teaming up with NBC to star in Shades of Blue (cop drama), she will star and executive produce the show along with Ryan Seacrest. She plays the role of a single mother and detective who is recruited to work undercover for the FBI’s anti-corruption task force.
Jason Biggs’ wife tweeted a pic of her placenta during her delivery the other day: “Hope I’m not ‘over sharing’ but there’s no denying my placenta looks super hot and thin in this pic.” The new mom says she wanted to turn her nutrition sac into a pill … but docs advised against it…
Snooki is pregnant again!
NBC announced that “Heroes” will be returning as a 13 -episode miniseries in 2015, with original series creator and executive producer Tim Kring. It’s called “Heroes Reborn,” and could possibly include some familiar faces.
“Avatar” star Sam Worthington was arrested for punching a photographer…he was standing up for her after the photographer kicked Sam’s girlfriend.
Justin Bieber will REJECT a plea deal from his Miami Beach DUI that was offered. Part of the offer was random drug testing and well, you know he doesn’t want that! And residents in the Atlanta neighborhood he’s living in now were planning a protest early this morning.
Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus kissed Saturday night at Miley’s show…Miley planted one on her lips and even tried to slip her some tongue but Katy backed off haha…Miley brings her show to the MGM Grand at Foxwoods in April…watch the video…
Alec Baldwin wrote an essay for New York Magazine and he’s declared that he’s leaving the public spotlight for good and won’t be discussing his personal life ever again.
It’s over for One Direction’s Harry Styles and Kendall Jenner…they blame their work schedules.
Hollywood legend Harold Ramis — famous for his films “Caddyshack,” “Ghostbusters,” “Groundhog Day,” and “Animal House” — has died at the age of 69
It was “No Makeup Monday” for the cast of the “Today” show this morning for a special segment of their “Love Your Selfie” series. Joined by Dr. Mehmet Oz, Savannah Guthrie, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Rocker, Tamron Hall, Carson Daly, Willie Geist, Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford all appeared on the talk show bare-faced. Check out the pics!
Amanda Bynes has just scored a bit of a victory in her DUI case, pleading no contest to a lesser offense … her lawyer was in court and accepted a plea of “wet reckless” — a drinking-related offense that does not have the serious consequences of DUI. Amanda will be placed on 3 years probation, must attend a 3-month alcohol ed course, and pay various fines.
Vanilla Ice stars in a new Kraft Macaroni & Cheese commercial for Ninja Turtles shaped macaroni….he’s stocking shelves and starts singing his old song “Go Ninja”…. Check it out here!
Charlie Sheen is upset with the media because we keep calling his fiance a porn star…he says she’s not a porn star anymore and just graduated from nursing school. Also her stage name is Brett Rossi, her legal name is Scottine Ross. He wants people to refer to her as Scotti. She has starred in over 30 movies…including “My Sister’s Husband”, “She Loves my big breasts 2” and “Me and my Girlfriend”.
1. The Lego Movie — $7.34 million
2. 3 Days to Kill — $4.01 million
3. Pompeii — $3.4 million