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It’s one of the funniest videos on record. But, to Bret Michaels, what happened in June 2009 is no laughing matter.
The rocker took to the Tony Awards’ stage two years ago, sang alongside the Rock of Ages cast – and then knocked himself silly against a piece of scenery. Relive the dangerous/unfortunate/hilarious incident below:
Yesterday, Michaels filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court against Tony Award Productions, CBS and others for unspecified damages, claiming producers failed to instruct him how to properly exit the stageMore >
Bret Michaels is okay. Let’s get that important piece of information out there.
But the rocker did undergo yet another health scare last week, suffering through a massive drop in blood pressure in the days following his recent heart surgery. The cause was quickly determined, however, and Michaels is “fine,” reports Dr. Mansour Assar.
“It’s always good for patients to be evaluated when they’re not feeling well,” he says.
Four days after a procedure to repair a hole in his heart, the rocker’s blood pressure plunged. Tests revealed the issues was related to dehydration and exhaustion, moreMore >
The split between Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels just got a lot messier.
While the two continue to argue over financial issues, the singer’s personal life has now come into focus – and it’s a hurtful image for Michaels.
The National Enquirer reports that Etheridge is dating Linda Wallem, a producer on Nurse Jackie and someone who was in Tammy Lynn’s wedding party when she married Melissa.
“Linda has been talking constantly on the set about how she and Melissa are in love and how they’re in a committed relationship,” a source tells the tabloid.
Etheridge and Michaels got marriedMore >
It seems like only a few months ago that Bret Michaels was a walking STD who may have slept with Tish Cyrus.
But the rocker reversed his image via his reality show finale on Monday night, proposing to the mother of his children, Kristi Gibson.
“It feels awesome,” Michaels told People of the engagement. “When Kristi said, ‘I don’t need this ring, I don’t need the piece of paper, I love you no matter what,’ she took the pressure off.”
Gibson turns 40 on Christmas Day and has been with Bret through the ups, downs and brain aneurysms.
“I love him for him,” she told the magazine. “This is theMore >
(HMG Celebrity News) – With all he’s been through lately this seems so long overdue. Bret Michaels finally asked his on-off girlfriend of 16 years, Kristi Gibson, to marry him and he did it for all to witness. The Poison rocker got down on his knee, on Monday night’s season finale of his VH1 reality show, ‘Bret Michaels: Life As I Know It.’ and asked Gibson the mother of his 2 daughters to be his wife: “Please say yes or the rejection will kill me right now,” he pleaded. Of course, she said yes. Michaels denied back in July that he and Gibson were engaged despite reports implying More >
Jillian Michaels is going from The Biggest Loser to the biggest step a person can take: motherhood. She hopes, at least.
“Season 11 of Biggest Loser will be my last have to finish out my contract,” Michaels Tweeted this week. “I want to take a year off TV and focus on becoming a mommy and doing more charity work.”
The final season of The Biggest Loser kicks off next month. Who might replace Jillian? She knows. But she isn’t saying.
“They already hired her,” she told a Twitter follower. “Using my last season to help launch her in season 11.”
He’s already denied it, but Bret Michaels wants to make it absolutely clear: he did NOT have an affair with the mother of Miley Cyrus.
The rumor that Michaels and Tish Cyrus slept together, prompting Miley’s dad to call for a divorce, popped up earlier this month. It was quickly shot down by the rocker’s rep, but Bret was asked about it again Fox & Friends yesterday and simply replied:
“The answer is no.”
He then went into detail about his dealings with the Cyrus family, which included a duet with Miley on “Every Rose Has Its Thorn.”More >
(HMG Celebrity News) – Having faced many challenges as a team leader on NBC’s ‘The Biggest Loser’ Jillian Michaels is now facing another – The LA Times thinks she’s a fake.
In a biting op-ed piece you can read here, Canadian health expert James Fell says the 36-year old exercise guru “is not actually a real fitness trainer — she’s an actress playing the role.”
He also says her techniques are ’shoddy’ and her exercise routines are ‘unsafe.’
Asked about the claims at a Marie Claire event yesterday, Michaels was incensed;
“Shame on the Times for saying I’m a fraud, not a trainer,” she mewled.More >
(HMG Celebrity News) – Six months after a bitter break-up, country star Melissa Etheridge’s ex-wife Tammy Lynn Michaels is claiming she’s broke and is blaming Melissa for letting their children go hungry.
The pair got engaged in April 2003 and married in Malibu on September 20th. In October ‘08 they announced Tammy was expecting twins via an IVF treatment. The result was a girl, Johnnie Rose and a son, Miller Steven, born on October 17th of 2006.
Then things went sour – On April 15 of this year the couple announced they’d separated. Two months later, Michaels’ attorney, Steven Knowles, toldMore >
Poison frontman Bret Michaels will perform on America’s Got Talent on August 4th. The performance comes just months after Michael’s had a brain aneurysm in May, before going on to win Celebrity Apprentice.
Michael’s will perform his 80’s hit Every Rose Has Its Thorn during the Wednesday live results show, the same song he recently performed for millions of viewers on the hit singing competition American Idol.
Michaels can also be seen hosting the 2010 Miss Universe pageant, while he’ll also host a new VH1 show called Bret Michaels: Life as I Know it.
(HMG) – Back on the road again after a couple of serious health emergencies, one could quip that Bret Michaels is just ensuring his tour buses have any medications he needs. Marijuana and unidentified controlled substances were found on two of Bret’s tour buses by police Wednesday night in Indiana. Police pulled the vehicle over near Ashley on Wednesday night, July 21 after spotting a broken brake light, and just happened to have a K-9 team on hand to sniff out the drugs. “No arrests were made. Mr. Michaels allowed an open search of the buses and everything was handled in a professionalMore >
Over the past couple weeks, Tammy Lynn Michaels has penned a couple blog entries that painted Melissa Etheridge in a very poor light.
However, newly released court documents show that Tammy might be exaggerating her situation – and asking for unrealistic demands from her partner of nine years.
In the papers, Etheridge says Michaels is using their twins as “pawns,” citing a July 6 visit to Boston where theMore >
It wasn’t that long ago that Bret Michaels was banging everything with two lips.
The singer was taking full advantage of his rock star status, anchoring VH1 reality shows that made The Bachelor look like an actual search for love. It was all about groupie sex and bandanas for Bret.
But then he suffered a brain hemorrhage and Bret’s life instantly became about more than STDs tests and tour bus liaisons. The guy knows he’s lucky to be alive.
A reinvented family man, Michaels posed with his daughters and girlfriend Kristi Gibson outside The Late Show with David Letterman studio yesterday.More >
Round one of the Melissa Etheridge/Tammy Lynn Michaels split has gone to the singer.
Following Etheridge’s motion to dissolve her partnership with Michaels, the latter filed for full custody of the pair’s children and stated that her ex has not been supporting her or the kids “financially and otherwise.”
However, a L.A. County Superior Court judge shot down Tammy’s request for $25,000 this week, as Etheridge’s attorney convinced the court his client is, indeed, footing the bills for her family.
“[Tammy] is being completely supported by Melissa and has been since they separated,” Neal HershMore >
Tammy Lynn Michaels says she was “blindsided” by her break-up with Melissa Etheridge.
But she’s gathered herself together enough to fight back and file for full custody of the pair’s twin children, Johnnie and Miller.
While Etheridge asked for joint legal and physical custody when she initially filed for dissolution of their domestic partnership, Tammy has taken the battle a step farther: she wants full custody, reports TMZ.
Michaels carried the twins to term, following a donation by an anonymous sperm donor.
Tammy has also asked the court for spousal support.
Both sides of the formerMore >