KHLOÉ KARDASHIAN: May Veto Scandal on KUWTK
Keeping Up With the Kardashians returns this Sunday and Tristan Thompson is on the menu.
An insider told Us Weekly, "His cheating scandal will definitely be brought up. But they don’t know how much. Khloé is an executive producer and has veto power what actually makes air."
In other words, if she and Tristan are still together in August, the show will go easy on Tristan. They'll hold back on the drama and betrayal. However, it’ll be a totally different story if they split this summer. In that case, you can expect the reality series to expose how badly he treated Khloé in her third trimester.
PARIS JACKSON: Admits to Affair
The National Enquirer reports in this week’s issue that Paris Jackson is juggling three girlfriends at once. A source told the tabloid, (quote) “Paris is playing the field and doesn’t care about the consequences. There’s nothing wrong with having fun, but three partners at the same time seems pretty reckless.”
They are identified as British model Cara Delevingne, Pretty Little Liars actress Ashley Benson and a club DJ named Caroline D’Amore.
Paris responded by Tweet confirming that she and Cara had a romance. (quote) “I’ve never met Miss Benzo. Caroline is one of my bestest friends who is **straight** and **married** also the mother of my godchild. Cara and I were never officially exclusive.”
In the Spring they flirted with going public. One night they Snapped themselves in bed together watching the Oscar Award-winning movie Carol (about a unrequited lesbian relationship in the 50s) (Gossip Cop)
JESSE WILLIAMS: Owes Ex $1.2 Million Annually
The ex-wife of Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams is owed 100-grand in child and spousal support – every month of the year.
The judge in Los Angeles Superior Court cited his “extraordinarily high” salary as one reason she's due so much. Williams earns half a million per month before taxes and paying his manager. The court had already required Williams to pay 50-grand in child support. This week’s ruling piled on another 50-grand to support his ex-wife, Aryn Drake-Lee.
She’s demanded sole custody of their two children because his (quote) “unpredictably busy work schedule and a revolving door of intimate partners.” (Us Weekly)
PETE DAVIDSON: “I Feel Like I Won a Contest”
Jimmy Fallon invited Pete Davidson to The Tonight Show, and may never do it again.
Davidson confirmed his engagement to singer Ariana Grande. When asked about the whirlwind romance, Pete said, (quote) “I feel like I won a contest. So sick. It’s so effing lit.”
Pete said the sudden fame is both confusing and gratifying. (quote) “Some dude goes up to me and says, ‘Yo man, you gave me hope.’” He also lamented, using language that cannot be repeated on the radio, that it seems to make news every time he uses the bathroom.
Pete punctuated his appearance by repeatedly swearing. Fallon warned him about the rules of TV. The same guidelines Pete must follow on Saturday Night Live. He got a big laugh by replying, (quote) “Yeah, I could get fired from SNL but you can’t fire me from The Tonight Show.”
The crowd ate up his act, but TV execs frown upon chronic cursing. Pete probably burned bridges with the NBC bigwigs. (New York Post)
PETER FONDA: Apologizes for Melania Trump Tweet
Peter Fonda has apologized for tweeting that First Lady Melania Trumpshould be separated from her son.
The Easy Rider star said, "I tweeted something highly inappropriate and vulgar about the president and his family in response to the devastating images I was seeing on television. Like many Americans, I am very impassioned and distraught over the situation with children separated from their families at the border, but I went way too far. It was wrong and I should not have done it. I immediately regretted it and sincerely apologize to the family for what I said and any hurt my words have caused.”
Earlier, Fonda tweeted, "We should rip Barron Trump from his mother's arms and put him in a cage with pedophiles and see if mother will stand up against the giant [expletive] she is married to."
Melania’s communications director, Stephanie Grisham, called the tweet “sick and irresponsible” and confirmed to The Hill that the Secret Service had been notified.
Donald Trump Junior responded to Fonda on Twitter, calling him a coward and suggests that “rather than attack an 11 year old like a bully and a coward why don’t you pick on someone a bit bigger.”
THE JERRY SPRINGER SHOW: Calling It Quits
After 27 seasons of baby-daddy reveals, fistfights and chair-throwing, The Jerry Springer Show is calling it quits.
NBC Universal has reportedly decided to shut down the show which has been on the air since 1991 and has produced 4,000 episodes. Springer himself told Entertainment Tonight, "We've stopped production of the show." But Springer added that the CW Network will continue to air older episodes and even some new episodes that have already been taped. (Chicago Tribune)
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEK
JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM (Action)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? When the island's dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.
WHO'S IN IT? Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jeff Goldblum, James Cromwell, Geraldine Chaplin, Toby Jones
- The budget has been estimated at $170 to 187 million.
- The movie has already made $372.1 million in two weeks overseas.
- This is the fifth installment in the Jurassic Park series and the second movie in the rebooted Jurassic World trilogy.
- Jeff Goldblum is reprising his role as Dr. Ian Malcolm from the first two films.
The Walt Disney Company is back on track in acquiring 21st Century Fox. The two companies have struck a new merger agreement, according to ARS Technica. This comes after Disney outbid Comcast, agreeing to buy Fox for $71.3 billion in cash and stock. Comcast had offered Fox $65 billion in cash, topping Disney's previous deal to buy the movie company for $52.4 billion in stock.
Lucasfilm has put its Star Wars spinoff movies on hold, according to Collider. Movies focusing on Obi-Wan Kenobi and Boba Fett were in early development, but the disappointing box office of Solo has allegedly put any further spinoffs in jeopardy.
Former WWE superstar Vader has died from congestive heart failure, TMZ reports. He was 63. Before wrestling, Vader, whose real name was Leon White, played for the Rams in Super Bowl XIV against the Steelers.