Hugh Hefner’s Staff Throwing Goodbye Party
It appears Hugh Hefner’s former staff is creating one last party at the Playboy Mansion to celebrate Hef’s life. Meanwhile, businessman Daren Metropoulos who owns the mansion will reportedly combine an adjacent estate with the Playboy estate and restore both back to their original conditions. It was announced yesterday Hugh is set to be laid to rest next to another legendary sex symbol: Marilyn Monroe… who in fact was the cover girl on Playboy’s first issue. Hugh bought the crypt in 1992 for $75k, and once said that spending an eternity next to Marilyn was too sweet to pass up.
JLD Announces Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Julia Louis-Dreyfus announced that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. She said she is thankful for her health insurance and advocated the creation of universal health care. Diagnosis details are unknown. Jason Alexander expressed his support for his former co-star, as well as Vice President Joe Biden, noting that “we Veeps stick together” – a nod to her current HBO show Veep.
Kim K Confirms Pregnancy
Kim Kardashian revealed via a teaser for the 10th season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians that she is expecting a baby. So yes, we can assume the surrogate rumors are true.
Beyonce Drops Mi Gente Remix for Hurricane Relief
Beyonce dropped a remix of Mi Gente last night. She said she’ll be donating all of her proceeds from the remix to relief charities in Puerto Rico, Mexico and other islands affected in the Caribbean. Meanwhile, Jay Z’s streaming company Tidal has announced an initiative with the NY Governor’s office to send a 200,000 pound cargo plane to Puerto Rico. It’s set to take off October 7th, carrying batteries, flashlights, lanterns, baby supplies, water and more.
Pink Releases Beautiful Trauma Song
Pink released her new song Beautiful Trauma yesterday. She co-wrote it with Jack Antonoff and it’s off of her upcoming album of the same name that’s due out October 13th.
Miley is Over Wrecking Ball, Too
Miley Cyrus doesn’t really like Wrecking Ball anymore, either. She said that she’s less impressed with it lyrically because she’s in a totally different place right now, she’s in a deeper place. But she admits that she likely will say the same thing about this new record at some point as well. PS her new album Younger Now is out today.
David S Pumpkins is Coming Back with Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks made quite the splash last year with his David S Pumpkins sketch on Saturday Night Live, and he’s bringing it back this year. NBC has picked up an animated version of the sketch, featuring the sidekick skeletons as well as Peter Dinklage who is joining the fun. It will air Saturday, October 28th at 11:30p. Any questions?
Bruce Willis Reprising Die Hard Role
Bruce Willis is set to return to the next Die Hard movie. He’s been involved with the franchise since its inception in 1988. The movie will be set partly in the 1970s and partly present-day. Bruce will play his character in present-day, and another will take on his character in the past. Production is already underway.
Demi Lovato Opens Up About Final Intervention
Demi Lovato is opening up a little bit more about the intervention that finally made her get sober… she said up until that point, her family had always threatened to leave her… and that final intervention, they said, we are leaving. You will no longer be able to see you little sister, and you won’t see us. So she stepped up to the plate and got sober. Her new album Tell Me You Love Me dropped today.
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