Celebrity News May 24, 2016

Cosby admits to drug-filled romps with teens in depositions

Bill Cosby admitted to plying teens with booze and drugs before having sex with them, and to having girls regularly dispatched to him by a modeling agency, newly unearthed court papers show. The comic said that at one point in his career, the agency would provide “five or six” young women each week, according to depositions he gave in 2005 and 2006 for a lawsuit. Among other revelations made by Cosby under questioning by lawyers for Andrea Constand, who claims he sexually assaulted her in 2004, was the description of a 1976 encounter with a 19-year-old model named Therese Picking.

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Frank Dillane — star of “Fear the Walking Dead” and a ‘Harry Potter’ flick — allegedly got physical with a CBS security guard, and got hauled off the backlot by cops … TMZ has learned. Our law enforcement sources say Dillane, who plays Nick Clark on ‘Dead,’ tried to breeze through a security checkpoint on Sunday night. Guards tried to stop him, especially because ‘Dead’ doesn’t even shoot on the lot. At least one guard described his behavior as “erratic.”

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Bill O’Reilly Plans to Sue Ex-Wife for $10 Million, Accuses Her of Cheating

Bill O’Reilly’s legal battle against his ex-wife Maureen McPhilmy appeared to be over earlier this year when a panel of three appellate justices unanimously granted McPhilmy residential custody of the ex-couple’s two children. According to court documents filed late last month, however, O’Reilly intends to sue McPhilmy for $10 million on charges of misleading him about the terms of their separation agreement. In the same papers, the Fox News host accuses McPhilmy of using the proceeds of their separation to underwrite an affair with another man. And he wants the entire lawsuit to proceed in secret.

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Justin Bieber’s downward spiral continues

Another day, another melodrama for Justin Bieber. “I don’t know about these award shows,” the 22-year-old singer wrote Monday after performing and winning at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards. “No disrespect to anybody at any of the shows or the people running it … But I don’t feel good when I’m there nor after. I try to think of it as a celebration but can’t help feeling like people are rating and grading my performance.”

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Suzanne Mendonca says “The Biggest Loser” ruined her life, making her fat, unhealthy and flat broke … but sources connected with the show say she’s just a malcontent.
Mendonca was in NY Monday when she told our photog she’s gained a ton of weight since appearing on season 2 of ‘Biggest Loser.’
There are more serious allegations … Suzanne claims the show withheld water, overexercised them and simply discarded them when the cameras stopped rolling.

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Patton Oswalt on late wife: ‘Memorials don’t bring back the dead’

Patton Oswalt honored his late wife Michelle McNamara, who died suddenly in her sleep last month at age 46, with a touching message on Twitter Monday. “Funerals are final but there’s no closure,” the actor wrote alongside a photo of McNamara. “Memorials are hopeful but they don’t bring back the dead.” McNamara, a Los Angeles-based crime writer, married Oswalt, 47, in a 2005 ceremony. The couple shares a 7-year-old daughter named Alice.

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Helen Mirren Has Tea with Dying Boy After Actual Queen Says No

Oliver Burton’s dying wish was to visit Buckingham Palace and have afternoon tea with the Queen. Unfortunately, Her Royal Highness was unable to fit the 10-year-old into her busy schedule of waving at crowds from afar — so understudy Dame Helen Mirren stepped in to take her place. Oliver, who has Down’s syndrome, has been battling various forms of cancer almost his entire life, and was recently diagnosed with terminal spine and bone marrow cancer.

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Why a woman can’t play James Bond

Get off my Bond! Call me old fashioned, but the iconic superspy series shouldn’t be shaken or stirred. Recently, after it became clear that whiny Daniel Craig wouldn’t be back for another romp as 007, this hashtag appeared on Twitter: #NextBond. Yes, let the people decide! When have they ever gotten it wrong? The usual suspects were named — Idris Elba, Clive Owen and belle-of-the-Brit-ball Tom Hiddleston. But the real head-scratcher was the winner: Gillian Anderson.

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Governor Declares ‘Beyonce Day’ In Minnesota

Who run the world? Girls. Who runs Minnesota? Beyoncé. At least, for a day. Queen Bey is performing in Minneapolis on Monday night, so Gov. Mark Dayton (D) and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith went ahead and dedicated the whole day to her. Seriously. They signed a proclamation declaring May 23, 2016, as BEYONCÉ DAY. I mean, why not? She’s powerful. She’s bold. She’s been a positive force for girls, women, gay men, the black community, planet Earth.

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‘Catfish’ star Nev Schulman engaged to pregnant girlfriend

Do we hear wedding bells? Days after revealing he and girlfriend Laura Perlongo were expecting their first child, “Catfish” star Nev Schulman confirmed he’s also engaged. On Monday, Schulman, 31, shared a selfie lounging about as Perlongo flashed her sparkler adding the caption, “We’re engaged!!!” While a wedding date has yet to be announced, the duo is likely focusing on another special day.

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