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Happy Thanksgiving to all from The Hollywood Gossip!
What would this holiday be without family, food, football and reflection upon the things we appreciate most … in the case of THG, that means turkeys of a different sort.
On this 22nd of November, we’re paying tribute to stars we had the honor and the burden of covering in 2012. We are talking fowl individuals here … real bird brains.
Without further ado, THG’s Top 10 Turkeys of 2012 …
Who will win the Sixth Annual Spencer Pratt Thanksgiving Turkey Award!?
10. Mitt Romney and Courtney Stodden (tie). One’s a relentless fameMore >
Note to ABC: Can you cancel the Oscars next year and just replace the ceremony with three hours of Jimmy Kimmel Live?
This talk show followed the 84th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night and delivered, oh, about 167 million times the humor.
First, we were introduced to Movie: The Movie. Then, Oprah Winfrey sat down as the featured guest and Kimmel pitched her on numerous ideas for the struggling OWN.
There was Oprah Repos Her Favorite Things, Oprah: After Dark and – because “reading is, like, the most boring thing in the world” according to Jimmy – the best idea of all: Book Club FightMore >
With rumors swirling that Kim Kardashian simply staged a conversation with her mother on a recent episode of Kourtney & Kim Take New York – one in which she bad mouths ex-husband Kris Humphries – a new report claims the reality star similarly contrived the proposal that led to this pair’s 72-day union.
We’ll give you a moment to process that truly startling allegation.
An anonymous friend of Kris’ tells Radar Online that the basketball player wanted to pop the question in Minnesota. Alas, Kim gave him no say in the matter.
“Kim told Kris how, where and whenMore >
The holiday shopping season officially kicks off at 12:01 a.m. Friday.
Even Britney Spears is not immune from feeling the retail pressure.
On Wednesday, the pop star Tweeted to her fans, asking what she should buy for her loved ones … specifically her mom Lynne. Britney wrote:
“Since I’m on tour, I’m gonna do my Holiday shopping online this year..but I need ur help picking out gifts. Let’s start w/ mom! Any ideas?”
Hilariously, her Twitter following (currently 11.2 million and rising by the day), responded. “GET YOUR MOM A CUSTOMIZED SLAVE 4 U OUTFIT,” one Tweeted.
“She would look soMore >
Lindsay Lohan’s lawyer is doing all she can to negotiate the best possible plea deal for a client who, in legal parlance, is up s— creek without a paddle.
The troubled star has other ideas about how to proceed, however.
Lindsay doesn’t care what Shawn Chapman Holley is trying to work out with the D.A., and is still steadfastly refusing to plea bargain if it involves jail time.
DENIAL: The writing is on the wall, but LiLo won’t read it.
Facing felony grand theft charges for allegedly pilfering a $2,500 from a jewelry store, and already on probation for her 2007 DUI case, she’s up againstMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – Completing a long recovery from cancer that made him an inspiration to thousands of sufferers so far unknown, Roger Ebert will return as the nation’s premier film critic tonight, and he plans to lead with his chin.
Now 68, Roger was diagnosed with aggressive thyroid cancer in 2002. Multiple surgeries followed, one of which cost him most of his jaw and his voice. Radiation therapy then made an artery burst and nearly killed him. But now free of the disease and with a Macintosh helping him speak, Hollywood’s favorite nemesis is back on PBS.
And he plans to wear a falseMore >
The 59-year old actor was close friends with crime author Philip Carlo. Philip died from Lou Gehrig’s disease on November 8, and Tony joined family and friends last Thursday at the ‘Peter C. La Bella’ funeral home’ in Bensonhurst, New York to say their goodbyes.
But the Priest had other ideas.
“He said he was a substitute Priest from a Federal prison, which made some people smirk,” one guest tells theMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – Many people have heard of Tyler Perry. At just 41 he’s already produced eleven movies that grossed over $300-million worldwide. But like most Hollywood players he’s had some dark times in the past.
Brought to public attention by his role in 2005’s ‘Diary of a Mad Black Woman’ – which he also wrote and produced – Tyler says one enduring memory of childhood in Louisiana was discovering sex at just 10-years old.
During a chat with Oprah Winfrey yesterday, Perry shared memories of sunny Summer day back in ‘79 when he was playing at a friend’s house and the pal’s mom tookMore >
Whether he’s producing hit music, hijacking Taylor Swift speeches or ranting about his banned album cover, Kanye West always tells you how he feels.
Even when he isn’t feeling so great about himself.
While premiering his new film Runaway at a press event last night, the rapper revealed that he had, at one point, contemplated taking his own life.
“There were times that I contemplated suicide,” a reflective West told the crowd, adding that he is now certain, “I will not give up on life again.”
On what drives Kanye to carry on, West said: “There’s so many people that will never get theMore >
(HMG) – This should get those rumors going that comedian Dave Chappelle has a drug problem or some kind of mental disorder. Chappelle “freaked out” during a private jet in New Jersey last night bound for Ohio — where the actor live, repeatedly walkinginto the cockpit, asking how much longer the flight would be, and started grabbing the pilot’s arms. The pilot reportedly decided that Chappelle was a safety risk and diverted the plane to Pittsburgh. A rep for Chappelle explained the incident to TMZ, telling Mr Chappelle really needed to use the restroom – he ate something that didn’t sitMore >