Paula Abdul Pleads No
Contest to Hit and Run Charge March 24, 2005 "American Idol" judge
Paula Abdul was charged in Los Angeles court Thursday on one count of
misdemeanor hit and run. Authorities say the alleged hit and run took
place on an LA. freeway last
December. As "CJ" first reported, another driver claims Paula's
Mercedes hit his car, then failed to stop. Sources say the driver of
the other car took a picture with a camera-phone and the passenger, his
wife, claims she identified Paula. Paula did not attend her arraignment
but her attorneys pled no contest on her behalf. The judge issued a
$300 dollar fine and a 24 month suspended sentence, which will
eventually be expunged if she stays out of trouble. Paula also paid the
alleged victim $775.
Kid Rock is not a fan of "American
Idol." When asked how to fix the music industry, the grooming
challenged rocker, who was
arrested this week on assault charges, told the March issue of
Playboy, “Sign talented people...Don’t go fish some [bleeping] kid out
of a mall for some goddamned American Idol bull (bleep) show.”
Sources tell me Catherine Zeta-Jones
is very worried about the size of her
“bum.” That’s her “behind” to Americans.
Cookie: Catherine should
Have you seen her butt lately? She had kids you know!
It seems that
Mariah Carey isn’t letting her old wedding dress gather
dust. In her new video, “We Belong Together” the singer wears the Vera
Wang gown that she wore in 1993 for her ill-fated marriage to her
former boss, Tommy
winner Tom Hanks has landed the role of the scholar turned sleuth
Robert Langdon in the movie
adaptation of the best selling novel, "The Da Vinci Code." Oscar
winner Tom Hanks has landed the role of
the scholar turned sleuth Robert Langdon
in the movie adaptation of the best selling
novel, "The Da Vinci
will begin on the movie next year.
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Lawyer Johnnie Cochran Dies
Johnnie L. Cochran Jr.,
who became a legal superstar after helping clear
O.J. Simpson during a
sensational murder trial in
which he uttered the famous quote "If it
you must acquit," died Tuesday. He was 67.
died of a brain tumor at his home
in Los Angeles, his family said.
One Bites The Dust!
Fights Call Girl Claims
Charlie Sheen's publicist is angrily
denying reports that the actor cheated
on his now-estranged wife
Denise Richards with a call girl last month.
Houston In Rehab Again.
pop diva, who
checked herself into a similar five-day program a
year ago, entered an undisclosed centre for further treatment.
judge's decision to allow jurors in Michael Jackson's child
molestation trial to hear about prior similar allegations against "The
King of Pop" may not be as devastating to the defense as some experts
Monday, Santa Barbara County, Calif., Superior Court Judge Rodney S.
Melville ruled that prosecutors in Jackson's molestation trial can
present testimony about allegations that the singer molested or behaved
inappropriately with five other boys, including former child star
Macaulay Culkin and two youngsters who reached multimillion-dollar
settlements with the singer in the 1990s.
is on trial for allegedly molesting a now-15-year-old boy who
spent time at his Neverland ranch and appeared with him in the 2003
British documentary "Living With Michael Jackson." The entertainer has
pleaded not guilty to 10 charges that include felony conspiracy with 28
overt acts involving child abduction, false imprisonment and extortion.
He Has Clear Conscience
Robert Blake says he has
a clear conscience after his acquittal on charges
killed his wife,
but he also has an empty bank account and owes a fortune in taxes.
to secret sources on the set of “Fun with Dick & Jane” starring
Jim Carrey & Tea Leoni.
Insiders tell me carrey was
around with crew members between takes,
demonstrating Taebo moves from the movie, and whirled around to
throw his fist at one of the punching bags nearby--but the punching bag
out to be Tea
was walking up to Jim just as he delivered a punch right on to Tea’s
put it this way… Fist met face and Tea dropped like a stone--out cold!
was horrified, calling for ice and shouting: "Call an ambulance!"
Fortunately Tea revived quickly, but Jim kept applying cold compresses
forehead and wouldn't allow her to sit up--until Tea threatened to
punch him back!
Footnote: Tea's fine. When Tea’ finally got off the floor she ac
source she threaten Carrey with having husband David Duchovny. By
don’t know what’s being punched in face is like until you are punched
face by my husband.
thought David Duchovny was a nice guy! Hello!
about cleaning up your act! Renee
ordeal with bully-boy co-star Russell Crowe reads like a page
from "Bridget Jones's Diary"! Filming " The Cinderella Man"
with The Intimidator, whose smelly breath and body odor literally made
her ill, was like living on Barf City's borderline.Insider say Renee
bitterly to pals: "Russell is a very talented actor--but he's a
Cookie: Renee should be thankfull, at
least Crowe did not bite her ear off. Just ask the security guard
"down under". According to reports, Crowe, in a brawl, bit the security
guard's nose off!
Heads To Broadway
winner Denzel Washington will be adding a little
Shakespeare to his distinguished resume.
Starting in April of 2005, Denzel star as
Brutus in the Broadway production
of William Shakespeare's
Caesar. preview performances begin
Another One Bites
Aniston Files for Divorce From
Hollywood power couple
Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt
are officially calling it quits after
4 1/2 years of marriage.
No Babies? No Brad?
Angelina Joliunder" Brad Pitt's
skin while they shot a movie together last year, in a sexless but
too-tight relationship that "bothered" Jennifer Aniston?
Pals say: Yes!!