Kim Kardashian’s video game makes some serious bucks… too bad the Tupac musical can’t say the same! Plus, a new judge and mentor announced on The Voice, a Marvel super hero gets a gender swap and lots more in today’s Dirty Laundry, presented by Harte Nissan and Harte Infiniti.
Are you kidding me?!?! Kim Kardashian’s video game, titled Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, is going to earn up to $200 million!!! The game allows Kardashian fans to create their own “aspiring celebrity and rise to fame and fortune” just like the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star. The game is already so popular that Apple’s mobile app store has it as the fifth highest-grossing application.
The Tupac Shakur Broadway musical Holler If Ya Hear Me is closing after just six weeks, with the New York Times reporting that it’s one of the worst-selling musicals in recent years. The $8 million production failed to bring in more than $175,000 a week in gross revenues.
Brooks Wheelan announced on Monday that after one season on Saturday Night Live, he was “FIRED FROM NEW YORK, IT’S SATURDAY NIGHT!”
Gwen Stefani will be the newest judge on The Voice, and she has chosen her team’s mentor. Her husband Gavin Rossdale! He tweeted: “This fall, honored to be part of #TheVoice w/ the lovely & talented @gwenstefani.”
Jeff Goldblum, 61 has gotten engaged to his 31 year old girlfriend, Emilie Livingston, 31. She is an actress and gymnast and has been documenting their getaway in Hawaii and Goldblum’s proposal on her Instagram page. Here’s a picture of the couple and the ring…
More information came out about the break in at Sandra Bullock’s home recently. She heard a loud banging inside the house so she went to her bedroom door to close it and the guy was standing right in her hallway…she came face to face with him!! Luckily she was able to slam the door shut and lock it and call the police. When the cops arrived, Corbett began screaming, “Sandy, I’m sorry. Please don’t press charges.” He was carrying a notebook with cut-out magazine pics of Bullock and multiple, handwritten notes. One of the notes said, “I will forever be thinking of you and Louie, my son, as you are my wife by law, the law of God and you belong to me and me to you.”
Lamar Odom has been officially cut from the New York Knicks. NBA coach Phil Jackson explained:
“Unfortunately, Lamar was unable to uphold the standards to return as an NBA player. We found it necessary to free up the roster spot.”
Brody Jenner claims there is no feud between him and his step sister Kim Kardashian. He skipped out on her wedding but attended her ex-boyfriends wedding over the weekend!! Brody claims that he’s always been friends with Reggie Bush.
Camille Grammer has filed a lawsuit against her ex-boyfriend, Dimitri Charalambopoulos, she claims he beat her to a pulp in a hotel room just after she returned from the hospital after undergoing cancer surgery… and also shoving a hot dog down her mouth. She also says that when was in the hospital and on pain killers he put a ring on her finger, which she thought was sweet, until she became lucid a day or 2 later and noticed the ring had a plastic penis on it and she was wearing it in front of her family and the hospital staff…and why didn’t they take it off?
Marvel has announced that the next person to wield Mjolnir, the mighty hammer of Thor, is going to be a woman! This is the first time in Marvel history that a woman has both the divine hammer AND the title!
Rihanna is in Brazil and was photographed swimming in the polluted waters of Rio de Janeiro’s Urca Beach. People are making a big deal because that’s where most of the city’s poop-filled sewage is dumped.
The Real Housewives have flipped tables but this is a new one…. The Real Housewives of New York has their finale next Tuesday and Aviva Drescher is so mad with one of her castmates that she literally removes her prosthetic leg and throws it across a crowded restaurant at them.
The new season of Wahlburgers returns on August 13 at 10 p.m. ET on A&E… and here is the promo!!
Chicago Fire returns on September 23 and it was announced last night that one of the main characters dies in the first episode!!!
Weird Al Yankovic has done a parody of Pharrell William’s “Happy” and he’s calling it “Tacky”. His new album “Mandatory Fun,” went on sale July 15 and that’s the first single.
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