Bits and Pieces - October 12, 2012
October 12, 2012
Ben Affleck says he still keeps in touch with former fiancee Jennifer Lopez. The bad news is this could lead to the movie Gigli 2.
There are more tabloid reports of trouble in KHLOE KARDASHIAN and LAMAR ODOM'S marriage. This time they're saying Lamar is peeved because Khloe is taking the X Factor hosting gig after promising him that she'd dedicate this year to starting a family and supporting his NBA comeback in Los Angeles. A source says that Khloe told Lamar she would even put the third season of their reality show on hold so he could concentrate on his career and now Lamar is said to be hurt and angry and feels Khloe has betrayed him.
The CBS legal drama "MADE IN JERSEY" has become the first cancellation of the new fall TV season. While it's 7.3 million viewers was enough to win its Friday time period, they didn't have many of the younger viewers advertisers want.
- TOM PETTY has put his champagne-colored 1996 Jaguar XJS Convertible up for bids on eBay. Petty calls it his favorite car he's ever owned and that he and his wife are going to miss it. Petty is auctioning the car for the charity Doctors Without Borders and you have 10 days from today to get your bid in.
- NICKI MINAJ announced that she'll release "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded - The Re-Up" on November 19th. Nicki says it'll have a "mixtape feel" and feature five to six new songs.
- You'll soon be seeing TAYLOR SWIFT at Walgreens! Well, maybe not Taylor, herself, but her merchandise such as music, T-shirts, iPhone accessories, bracelets, and backpacks will go on sale there starting October 22nd.
- Today: Chef Giada De Laurentiis; Ellie Goulding performs; actor Nick Offerman; the cast of "Jersey Shore"; actor Reed Alexander
- Good Morning America: Brooke Shields; cast of "St. Elsewhere"; Salma Hayek; KISS performs
- CBS This Morning: Musician Bryan Adams; "Homeland" creators Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa
- Kelly & Michael: Bryan Cranston; actor Stanley Tucci
- The View: Guest co-host Michael Symon; actor Seth Meyers
- The Talk: Guest co-host Boris Kodjoe; actress Allison Janney; chef Susan Feniger
- Ellen DeGeneres: Actress Octavia Spencer, Bethenny Frankel; gay Boy Scout Ryan Andresen
New York Jets coach Rex Ryan says that Mark Sanchez will be his starter this Sunday. However, Ryan wouldn't commit to Sanchez beyond that.
Chicago Chuck E. Cheese waitress Shardonnae Pruitt was waiting on a 40-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman at the restaurant. While the reasons for a 40-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman dining at Chuck E. Cheese will remain a mystery, they won't be repeat customers. It seems the man became angry that Shardonnae had taken away his salad plate and threw his utensils on the floor and he complained to the manager. After the manager left their table, Shardonnae allegedly produced a box cutter and stabbed the woman. The woman was treated and released at a local hospital and Shardonnae was bottled up in jail.
2006: Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle died when his private airplane crashed into a New York City high-rise.
actress Michelle Trachtenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Weeds, Gossip Girl) 27