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Lindsay Lohan's Paternal Grandfather Dies

August 29, 2008 06:02:28 GMT

Not all is well in the life of Lohan's clan. Following the many scandals surrounding the family, it's been reported that Lindsay Lohan's paternal grandfather, Richard Lohan, has died on Thursday, August 28 after losing battle to colon cancer.

Speaking about the death of his father, Lindsay's dad Michael Lohan claimed, "My father just, literally, died in my arms." He added, "I notified all my kids and my lawyer notified Dina's attorney." There has yet official confirmation on when the late Lohan will be buried.

Brad Pitt Saves Young Autograph Seeker from Nearly Drowning

August 29, 2008 05:05:35 GMT

Promoting his latest big screen flick "Burn After Reading" at the Venice Film Festival, Brad Pitt plays a real life hero when he saves a young autograph seeker from falling into the lake. The movie hunk was just arriving at the 65th annual Italian festival on board of a boat Wednesday, August 27 with best friend and co-star George Clooney when he agreed to sign autographs for a group of young fans. It was during that time that one of the young autograph hunters slipped and nearly fell into the water.

Pitt who happened to be near the victim was quick to respond, grabbing the fan, preventing him from falling into the lake. He then made sure that the fan was safely back on the boat before signing a book.

Golden Satue of Kate Moss to Be Unveiled at British Museum

August 29, 2008 04:01:08 GMT

Having had her figure immortalized in wax and bronze statues, Kate Moss will have a new golden statue of her to be unveiled. The troubled supermodel who has become the subject of media scrutiny is immortalized in solid gold in a 1.5 million pound sterling statue to go on show at the British Museum.

It's British sculptor Marc Quinn who makes the creation. The British Museum has thus far only released a close-up photo of the statue's face. The work, according to reports, shows Moss in yoga pose just like her bronze sculpture which has been displayed at the "Mary Boone Gallery" in New York City.

Singer Katy Perry Molds Her Breasts for Charity, the Video

August 29, 2008 02:56:47 GMT

Having a popular name in music industry, Katy Perry is cashing in on her fame for charity. The pop songbird, whose single "I Kissed a Girl" has become a hit worldwide, is having her breasts molded to benefit breast cancer research through Keep A Breast Foundation.

The process of molding Perry's breasts is videotaped on the footage available for view after this news. The resulting mold is going to be auctioned off later this year.

Actor David Duchovny Checks Into Rehab for Sex Addiction

August 29, 2008 02:10:52 GMT

Adding to the list of celebrities who check into rehab is David Duchovny. The actor who's best known for his starring role as Fox Mulder in TV series "The X Files", confirmed on Thursday, August 28 that he has entered a facility for none other than treatment of sex addiction.

Exclusively telling People about his rehabilitation, Duchovny issued a statement through his lawyer, Stanton "Larry" Stein, saying "I have voluntarily entered a facility for the treatment of sex addiction." He, furthermore, stated "I ask for respect and privacy for my wife and children as we deal with this situation as a family."

Jonas Brothers Offer Fans Free Vacation with Them to the Bahamas

August 28, 2008 09:30:09 GMT

Having their latest music effort "A Little Bit Longer" enjoys its second week on the top spot of the Billboard 200, Jonas Brothers are having no time to slow down. The pop-rock band are teaming up with Verizon Wireless and Samsung to give away their fans the gift of a lifetime which is a vacation with them in the Bahamas. Verizon Wireless confirmed their partnership Wednesday, August 27.

Ed Ruth, director of digital music for Verizon, uttered his comment on the partnership, saying "We're continuing to help fans connect with the Jonas Brothers in innovative ways while delivering exclusive music our customers can enjoy on their new Samsung phones." He went on praising the band, claiming them as "the hottest act in the nation".

Father of Hilary Duff Sentenced to Jail Over Cash for the Star's Birthday Party

August 28, 2008 07:08:25 GMT

The family drama in the Duff's clan is going to the worse level. Bob Erhard Duff, the father of celebrity siblings Hilary Duff and Haylie Duff, has on Wednesday, August 27 been sentenced to 10 days in jail for contempt of court for violating a court order in his divorce case with his daughters' mother Susan Colleen Cobb that prohibited him from selling off assets without her consent.

The Houston Chronicle which broke report on Bob's arrest wrote on its site that he and Susan argued during the hearing in family court over cash for Hilary's upcoming 21st birthday. She asked a total of $25,000 from him to pay for a present and party that will measure up to the one they threw for older sister Haylie back in 2006.

Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff Seen Canoodling, Sparked Speculation of Rekindled Romance

August 28, 2008 05:08:33 GMT

Former "Dancing with the Stars" lovers Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff have sparked speculation of a rekindled romance after sources claimed to have seen them canoodling during a night out in New York City. The twosome were seen enjoying dinner at Meatpacking District hotspot Bagatelle when the onlooker saw them getting close to each other.

"They were super-flirty and very happy, kissing and cuddling," the eyewitness told OK! magazine. After that the pair were seen heading for Kiss & Fly club for what was claimed as "after-dinner drinks."

Rap Mogul Jay-Z Confirms Selling His 40/40 Club, Feeling Delighted

August 28, 2008 04:25:44 GMT

Talk has been mounting around the web that Jay-Z has sold his 40/40 club in The Palazzo and Casino in Las Vegas. It was not until Wednesday, August 27 though that the hip-hop mogul broke his silence, officially confirming that he and his business partners are selling their hot spot joint to the Palazzo Resorts.

The amount of money he received from the agreement is not disclosed and the reason for the sale also isn't made public. Jay-Z's partners however said that the sale is simply for the lease and not the naming rights. That being so, the club will no longer operate under the 40/40 brand.

Asia Argento Weds Film Director Michele Civetta

August 28, 2008 03:11:33 GMT

Asia Argento is off the single market. The Italian TV and film actress has married her film director boyfriend Michele Civetta in Tuscany, Italy on Wednesday, August 27. The pair exchanged vows in a civil ceremony held at the city hall in Arezzo.

Details of the wedding are not available. The newlyweds also have yet commented on their official union. Word on the block is that Asia and Michele are expecting their first child together.

Mom Says Matthew McConaughey's Father Died During Sex Encounter with Her

August 28, 2008 02:57:19 GMT

The mother of movie hunk Matthew McConaughey is cashing in on her sons' fame by releasing a new book. Just like any other books that are written by the mothers of famous celebrities, the one of Kay McConaughey is a tell all. In the book, titled "I Amaze Myself", she talks about everything, from her son's conception to her sex life with his father, James Donald McConaughey, who died in 1992 of heart attack.

Kay said in her book that she got pregnant with Matthew shortly after marrying his dad for the third time. "I was deciding, 'Do I want to have another baby? Do I want to have an affair? Or go back to school?'" she said. "That's when Matthew was conceived. We had tried for 16 years and no baby. So Matthew was a big surprise!"

Brad Pitt Told Reporters He Wants Two More Kids by Next Year

August 28, 2008 02:14:09 GMT

Having had three sons and three daughters, Brad Pitt won't stop there. He's keen to add more into his expanding brood with partner Angelina Jolie, telling reporters that he wants at least two more kids by next year.

Attending the world premiere of his latest flick "Burn After Reading" at the 65th annual Venice Film Festival Wednesday, August 27, he was asked several questions about his kids. Hitting the red carpet with co-star and best friend George Clooney he among others was asked about his newborn twins and if he would rather win an Oscar or fall in love with an Italian woman in Venice.

Nick Jonas Invites Fans to Join Him for a Charity Walk, Find Out How

August 27, 2008 09:17:50 GMT

Making no secret about his battle with diabetes, Nick Jonas is very vocal in raising awareness on the disease among young people. Previously sharing his experience dealing with diabetes to his young fans at New York City's W Hotel, he's bringing his involvement to fight the disease to the next level, inviting four lucky fans to join him in a charity walk.

As part of him teaming up with Bayer, Nick is launching Walk in Nick's Shoes campaign, which offers kids across America a chance to be flown to Los Angeles on November 1 to stroll alongside the Jonas Brothers pin-up at a charity walk, dubbed JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes. In addition to free flight and hotel, winners will also get personal diabetes coach for 1 year.

New Mom Alessandra Ambrosio Trying to Cut a Deal for Baby's First Pics

August 27, 2008 07:00:26 GMT

Giving birth to her first baby on Sunday, August 24, Alessandra Ambrosio is wasting no time to cash in on her infant's pictures. It's been claimed that the Victoria's Secret angel is attempting to sell the first pictures of her newborn daughter, Anja Louise Ambrosio Mazur, to several weekly publications in the U.S.

The New York Post broke the news Tuesday, August 26. It even quoted a source close to the model's camp as saying that Ambrosio would probably donate some of the profits from the sales of her baby's pics to the Multiple Sclerosis Children's Fund.

Supermodel Kate Moss Bares All, Posing in Just Her Gloves for Interview Magazine

August 27, 2008 04:38:37 GMT

Becoming a supermodel, Kate Moss is no stranger to posing raunchy for photographers. Giving nudity a whole new meaning, she bravely takes her clothes off, baring all for the September issue of U.S. magazine Interview.

Covering up her long blonde hair with a short platinum blonde wig, the catwalk beauty strikes some sexy poses in a series of black-and-white photos, taken by notable photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. One of her provocative pics that hit the web shows her leaning on a wall, posing in a "high-leg leotard and bizarre metal belt." She's also snapped baring her breast, wearing only what appeared to be a black fishnet stocking.
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