‘Taking Back Sunday’ Frontman
Adam Lazzara — lead singer of Taking Back Sunday — has been arrested for allegedly boozing and driving in his hometown of Charlotte, NC. According to cops … Lazzara was pulled over early Sunday morning for blowing a red light. We’re told officers smelled booze during the stop, and busted him for DWI. He was later released on a $2,500 bond. The band’s rep had no comment about Lazzara’s arrest, but said their tour will begin as planned … Wednesday night in New Orleans.
Sylvester Stallone is an ‘encyclopedia of literature’
“Selma” star Tessa Thompson, who’s currently making a new “Rocky” sequel, “Creed,” with Sly, told us of the star at Fashion Week: “He’s kind of an encyclopedia of literature and film knowledge.”
Fugee rapper Pras has hazy memory of only child at hearing
After skipping multiple Manhattan Family Court appearances, former Fugees rapper Pras Michel finally took the stand Wednesday in his child-support battle against his baby mama — although he seemed to have a hazy memory when it came to his only child.
Hugh Jackman jokes about playing Wolverine ‘until I die’
“Birdman” — which is favored to win the Best Picture Oscar and follows the suicidal star of a once-popular superhero franchise — has a particular hold on “X-Men” star Hugh Jackman.“I said to my wife, ‘The moral is that I should never stop playing Wolverine.
Lindsay Lohan’s community service hearing postponed
A court has delayed a hearing on concerns about community service done by Lindsay Lohan as part of her sentence in a reckless driving case. A judge in Santa Monica postponed the session set for Wednesday after a city prosecutor called in sick.
Jen Selter — My Mom’s Hot Too … Check Out This Body!!
Apparently, the apple bottom doesn’t fall far from the tree. Here’s 21-year-old butt selfie goddess Jen Selter (right) posing with her 47-year-old mom Jill Selter (left) … showing off their incredible mother-daughter physiques in tiny white bikinis.
Wiz Khalifa — Amber Rose Has Our Son Living in Filth … Here’s Proof
Wiz Khalifa will offer photo evidence Amber Rose’s home is too dirty and unsafe for their toddler — which is why Wiz wants to change their custody agreement.
Martha Stewart is totally fine with Twitter wars
Martha Stewart is A-OK with Khloé Kardashian battling it out with Amber Rose via Twitter. “I don’t mind Twitter wars. It’s a form of expression!”
Nicholas Brendon charged with grand theft after hotel drunken rage
The “Criminal Minds” star and former “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” actor, 43, was arrested at a Ft. Lauderdale hotel after trashing his room and refusing to pay a $380 food and beverage tab, reports TMZ.
Taylor and Kanye spotted together in West Village
Kanye West and Taylor Swift are becoming closer pals. The “Yeezus” rapper linked up with the “Shake It Off” singer Tuesday night at the Spotted Pig, and the two were seen leaving the popular West Village eatery one after the other.
Bobby Brown’s Wife
Bobby Brown’s wife left Bobbi Kristina and her husband in Atlanta and flew to L.A., where she made 2 things clear … they still have hope, and they want nothing to do with Nick Gordon.
Miles Teller and girlfriend vacation in Turks & Caicos
Miles Teller went on a tropical pre-Oscars getaway with his real-life leading lady. The “Whiplash” star, who is presenting at Sunday’s awards show but isn’t nominated, spent a romantic holiday with girlfriend Keleigh Sperry in Turks & Caicos, where they celebrated Valentine’s Day.
Honey Boo Boo: Here She Comes Again … But There’s a Speed Bump
Honey Boo Boo is far from done … the fam is back in L.A. meeting with producers this week … but convicted sex-offender Mark McDaniel could derail everything. Sources say several networks believe the world has been Boo-deprived for too long … TLC cancelled the show back in October. The idea being shopped is a “Beverly Hillbillies” theme with a new house, money, and drivers while they adjust to being famous around town.
Bobbi Kristina: Nick Gordon Pleads to See Her
Bobbi Kristina’s boyfriend Nick Gordon has been groveling to see her with no luck, and now he’s publicly pleading for a visit. Gordon’s lawyer, Randall Kessler, says Nick’s efforts to see Bobbi Kristina have been consistently blocked by the family. Kessler adds, “[Nick] has respected the family’s wishes and for that reason alone has not returned to the hospital and risked a public confrontation.”
Afroman on TMZ Live: ‘I Was Wrong’ For Punching Female Fan
Afroman says he’s headed for inpatient anger management rehab and is remorseful for viciously striking a woman at his concert Tuesday. Afroman went on “TMZ Live” and said he was wrong to do what he did, but then he blamed a heckler and the girl who was onstage for being there.
Vanilla Ice Arrested For Burglary In Florida
Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to the victim’s. They said some of the stolen items were found at his property. Vanilla Ice, whose real name is Robert Van Winkle, rose to fame with the hit “Ice Ice Baby.” He also hosts DIY Network’s “The Vanilla Ice Project.”
Bruce Jenner could be facing manslaughter charge after footage of car crash emerges
Police officers in Los Angeles have obtained video footage from an MTA bus of the four-car pile-up that left one person dead and seven others injured earlier this month. A law enforcement source confirmed a recording of the incident is in their possession, but declined to discuss details.
Member of Nicki Minaj’s Tour Crew Stabbed to Death in Philly
TMZ reports that two members of Nicki Minaj’s tour crew, De’Von Pickett and Eric Parker, were both victims of a stabbing Wednesday morning in Philadelphia. Pickett was fatally injured, while Parker is in critical condition. Pickett and Parker had flown into Philly to prepare for Minaj’s forthcoming tour with her boyfriend, Meek Mill. NBC Philadelphia reports that an argument had occurred inside Che Bar & Grill, and the men involved ended up outside, where the stabbing occurred. The two victims were taken to the hospital, where Pickett died and Parker remains in treatment.
Norm Macdonald: Eddie Murphy Was To Be Cosby In Celebrity Jeopardy!
Norm Macdonald turned storyteller on Twitter tonight, sharing his experience of being involved with Sunday’s Saturday Night Live 40th-anniversary episode and revealing that “Celebrity Jeopardy!” sketch writers originally called for Eddie Murphy to play Bill Cosby—but that the Norbit star begged off at the last minute in deference to the pudding spokesman and accused serial rapist.