Archive for July 2008
American actress Lindsay Lohan’s half sister Ashley Kaufmann revealed that she would like to meet her famous siblings, but not the man who could be her father.
The news that Lohan could have a half sister was revealed by 13-year-old Ashley Kaufmann’s mother, Kristi.
Kaufmann’s mother claimed that the teenager had been conceived during an affair she had with Michael Lohan in 1995, while he was separated from his ex-wife Dina.
In order to authenticate the claim made by Kristi, Michael Lohan underwent some tests, however Ashley is adamant she wants nothing to do with him even if it turns out that he is her father.
“I would love to meet my siblings, I”d love that, but not with him,” the Sun quoted her as telling TV show The Insider.
“It”s just weird knowing I have brothers and sisters who don”t even know that I exist,” she added.
Sharon Stone had once forced the filmmakers to mutilate a spider, it has been revealed.
In his autobiography, ‘Ernie’, Hollywood legend Ernest Borgnine revealed that during the making of Wes Craven horror movie “Deadly Blessing,” Stone was asked to so a scene with very large ‘tarantula’, but the sultry actress was so scared to act with the spider that she had its pincers removed.
PETA president Ingrid Newkirk, who slammed Stone for wearing fur, said that the actress should change her name to ”Heart of Stone.”
“She chose to make a tiny insect an amputee. Perhaps she should change her name legally to ”Heart of Stone,”” New York Post quoted Newkirk, as saying.
Meanwhile, Stone”s rep, Cindi Berger, said, “If the tarantula was a male, we could add him to her list of her extraordinary leading men, including Richard Chamberlain, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Richard Gere & Dustin Hoffman.”
Nicole Richie reportedly isn’t too happy about best friend Paris Hilton moving into her neighbourhood.
Richie and her baby’s father Joel Madden, of the band Good Charlotte, had moved to Glendale to escape the publicity that was hounding them.
But when Hilton and Benji Madden moved in next door to Richie, all the peace and quiet that they had been enjoying was disrupted.
Hilton, who enjoys being in the limelight, has the gossipmongers coming over and disrupting the serenity of the place – and Richie’s not pleased.
“Nicole moved out there to get away from the paparazzi, but when Paris calls them, they come to her quiet street and disrupt everything. She”s getting a little fed up,” E!online quoted a pal of Richie”s as telling Page Six
Jessica Simpson has sparked rumours that she too may be expecting after being with a ‘baby bump’ on her 28th birthday party in Sherman Oaks, California.
Jessica, who celebrated her birthday with her beau Tony Romo sporting a free flowing short sleeved, looking curvier than ever.
Nick Lachey’s ex-wife appeared to have larger breasts and arms than usual with a slight bump on her tummy, which she was trying to hide with a grey jumper, reports news.com.au.
“She definitely looked bigger than she usually does, and her breasts seemed to have swollen too … She also kept holding a grey jumper in front of her stomach, as if she was trying to hide something,” an onlooker revealed.
If the reports are true, then Jessica’s parents will become grandparents twice over, what with younger daughter Ashlee Simpson also expecting her first child with hubby Pete Wentz.
Kate Hudson has signed on to star alongside Nicole Kidman in the musical Nine.
The 29-year-old star will now be playing the part of a fashion magazine reporter on assignment in Italy in the movie adaptation of the Tony-winning Broadway musical.
Directing her and Kidman in the flick will be Rob Marshall, who was all praise for Hudson”s skills as a singer and dancer, calling them “revelatory”, reports People.
Hudson is set to start shooting for the pic in the UK in October this year.
While she’s currently been spending some quality time with new beau Lance Armstrong, co-star Nicole Kidman has been busy with new-born daughter Sunday Rose.
Before starting work again, Kidman and hubby Keith Urban plan to take their new precious bundle home to Australia to meet her father and his parents.
Miss Venezuela was crowned Miss Universe 2008 on Monday in a contest marked by the spectacle of Miss USA falling down during the evening gown competition for the second year in a row.
The new Miss Universe, Dayana Mendoza, was once kidnapped in her homeland and says the experience taught her to remain poised under pressure.
Angelina Jolie has finally given birth to her twins— a girl and a boy in the French Riviera maternity clinic, according to reports.
The ‘Tomb Raider’ star and partner Brad Pitt are now proud parents of Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline, who were born shortly before 8pm on July 12 after a Caesarean section, revealed gynaecologist Michel Sussmann.
While Knox Leon weighed .27kg (five pounds) at the time of birth, Vivienne Marcheline was 2.28kg (5.02 pounds).
According to Nice-Matin newspaper, the first pics of the babies would be sold to US paper for 11 million US dollars and the money would be given to a humanitarian cause.
Another source revealed that earlier the birth was expected in mid-August, reports The Australian.