BRITNEY SPEARS: Keeps Money Away From Sons
Britney Spears is 35 years old but she’s already preparing for her death.
TMZ reports Britney wants re-write her last will and testament. Specifically, not to spoil her two boys with the 200 million dollar estate in the case of Britney’s untimely death.
Currently, Sean and Jayden would inherit all the money the moment they turn 18 years old. She now wants to establish a trust for the kids. And limit their inheritance.
According to TMZ, the boys would get access to a small amount of money at age 18, with another slice of the pie coming on their 25th birthday. They wouldn’t own all her estate until they turn 35 years old.
ARIANA GRANDE: Each Bombing Victims Gets $324k
Three months after the Manchester bombing, the victims will see money from Ariana Grande’s One Love Concert.
Nearly 25 million dollars was raised for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund. The money will be distributed to the families of 22 victims and another 60 injured. Each of them will receive about one-third of a million dollars.
The chairman of the Emergency Fund said, (quote) “The city and the world responded with such extreme kindness, generosity and solidarity in the aftermath of the Manchester Arena attack.” An individual filled a backpack with explosives and detonated it just as Ariana's concert concluded. (Billboard)
LADY GAGA: Surrenders Texts With Kesha
Dr. Luke believes Lady Gaga possesses text messages from Kesha that reveal the truth about claims he sexually assaulted her.
Yesterday, Gaga agreed to surrender those messages after an attempt to keep them concealed. Previously, Gaga provided a “heavily-redacted, four page spreadsheet” of her text exchange with Kesha.
Gaga’s lawyers negotiated for her to appear in a deposition in September. It will occur during a break of her world tour.
Dr. Luke sued Kesha for defamation. Her text messages with Gaga from 2013 could contain details of the alleged sexual assault. Or perhaps expose Kesha exaggerating her accusations. (New York Post)
BRAD AND ANGIE: Divorce Still On
For those who got their hopes up, we're sorry to break this to you -- but Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have not called off their divorce. Despite reports to the contrary, TMZ says the two are "deep in divorce talks, and there is NO talk of reconciliation."
Last week several news outlets ran stories suggesting the divorce had been put on hold and that they're thinking of getting back together. But insiders say the two stars are "hashing out both child custody and property settlements, and the divorce is full steam ahead."
MINDY KALING: Confirms Pregnancy
Mindy Kaling has finally confirmed that she's pregnant.
In an interview with Sunday Today, the star says she's "really excited" about becoming a mom and that she can't wait to criticize other parents. Mindy tells Willie Geist, "It's so easy to criticize parenting until you're a parent, so one of the nice things about becoming a parent is that I'll be able to openly criticize other parenting because I will have a child."
This is the first time the 38-year-old has spoken about her pregnancy, which was first reported last month. She still hasn't identified the father.
HOME ALONE: Dad John Heard Died of a Heart Attack
Home Alone dad John Heard died last month of a heart attack.
The 71-year-old actor's body was found in a Palo Alto, California hotel room on July 21st. According to TMZ, the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner's Office conducted an autopsy and found he had died of a "sudden cardiac death due to atheroscerotic and hypertensive heart disease."
Though he had undergone minor back surgery two days before, officials say it "did not play a role in his death."
OPRAH WINFREY: Why She and Stedman Aren't Married
Oprah Winfrey is opening up about why she and he longtime partner Stedman Graham never got married.
The couple has been together for more than 30 years and Oprah tells Vogue that they did consider tying the knot at one point, but realized if they did, they wouldn't still be together. Oprah explains, "We would not have stayed together, because marriage requires a different way of being in this world." She adds, "His interpretation of what it means to be a husband and what it would mean for me to be a wife would have been pretty traditional, and I would not have been able to fit into that."
DANIEL CRAIG: Returns for James Bond 25
It is official: Daniel Craig is returning for a fifth James Bond movie.
He confirmed it last night with Stephen Colbert. (quote) “We've been discussing it. We've just been trying to figure things out. I always wanted to, I needed a break.”
During his hiatus, Daniel Craig seemed be dragging his feet or even campaigning to be fired. He told a reporter two years ago there wasn’t a snowball’s chance in hell that he’d return as Bond, (quote) “I’d rather slash my wrists.”
The still unnamed James Bond movie will be the 25th in the franchise. Rumors have swirled that Adele is likely providing the theme song for Bond 25. (The Hollywood Reporter)