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Despite reportedly being axed from the film, Lindsay Lohan will be part of Gotti: Three Generations after all. She hustled and landed another role in the movie!
Lindsay is no longer going to play Victoria Gotti, but instead will take the role of John Gotti Jr.’s daughter-in-law Kim, according to executive producer Mark Fiore.
That role was once considered for Kim Kardashian.
The turn of events comes hours after Fiore pulled the plug on Lindsay over a feud with her management, but Lohan really
(HMG Celebrity News) – How is Susan Lucci going to get nominated for Emmys now? ABC announced that long running daytime mainstays All My Children and One Life to Live will go off the air in September and January, respectively. Both soaps are being replaced by health-related talk shows. The twin cancellations will leave James Franco’s playground General Hospital as the network’s only remaining daytime drama. And just four soaps total will be on the air — General Hospital on ABC, Days of Our Lives on NBC, The Young & The Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful on CBS.
The network alsoMore >
(HMG Celebrity News) – Looks like Agatha Christie’s “Miss Marple” mystery novel series, is getting a facelift almost literally. Miss Marple who appeared in 12 novels written from the 1930-70′s, is going to be played by Jennifer Garner in a new Disney film which repaints the elderly, village-dwelling spinster detective as a 30-something svelte American hottie. The film will also be relocated, from the village of St Mary Mead to an as yet unspecified American location. The Alias actress will take on the role of Miss Marple – previously made famous by stars including Gracie Fields,More >
[HMG Celebrity News] – The crushing poverty and lack of opportunity inflicted on children in Africa is beyond belief. Madonna has done charity work there, but one of her projects ‘Raising Malawi’ has run into serious trouble.
Their goal was to build a school for 400 girls in Malawi, a tiny, land-locked nation in the southeastern corner of Africa. But the whole thing has collapsed after allegations of fraud among the foundation’s bosses.
Tracy Anderson – the boyfriend of Madonna’s former trainer – was the Executive Director, and auditors brought in to clear up the mess say he approvedMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – When the world truly loves and admires you, you’re known by one name – Brando, Garbo, Cher, Madonna, Rihanna….And in further proof of her latest delusion Lindsay Lohan has decided to join that elite. She’s dropping Lohan from her name.
“Lindsay is dropping the Lohan and just going by Lindsay,” Dina Lohan tells PopEater. “Plus, Ali and I will be changing our last names back to my maiden name, Sullivan.”
As Ali was born while Momma L was still married to Michael, her name’s always been Lohan, and you can’t change back to what you’ve never been. But logic clearly has noMore >
Taylor Swift is making her cartoon debut in the CGI-animated version of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, being produced by Universal Pictures.
Swift will voice the lead female role alongside actors Zac Efron and Danny Devito who will play the Lorax. Also voicing Zac’s grandmother is Betty White, because apparently she needs to be in every new project available.
If it’s been a while since you last read the book, it’s about a boy (Efron) who goes in search of ways to win the heart of a girl (Swift), but instead finds out about the mystical creature known as The Lorax.
In a statement released on ThursdayMore >
Megan Fox can definitely make movie goers swoon. But can she make us laugh?
Judd Apatow wants to find out.
The man behind Seth Rogen’s breakout role 2007′s Knocked Up has now set his sights on making Fox into a comedic actress, casting her in his upcoming sequel to that hit. It will center on Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann, who are reprising the characters of Pete and Debbie.
Says Apatow of the project:
“People were really taken by those characters. I think people really emotionally connected to the challenges of their marriage and I thought, you know, they were only a small portion of theMore >
She’s a new mother, she has a new figure and she’s starring in a new movie.
Indeed, Jennifer Hudson has come a long way since American Idol. In the latest issue of Essence, the singer/actress touches on all these topics and more…
On motherhood: “My wish is to be at least half as good as my mother was, as patient and as loving as she was, and to just give that to my son.”
On her new body: “I didn’t realize that so many people were watching me or that so many people were interested. Now people come up to me saying, ‘You’ve inspired me,’ and I’m like, Wow.”
On portraying Winnie Mandela onMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – The films of Tim Burton have a visual impact of which other directors can only dream. Now he and Josh Brolin are working on a film that could be the perfect example – ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame.’
Warner Brothers are in the early stages of development on the film, which Tim would direct. Josh would be both the star and a producer, and the script is being crafted by Kieran and Michele Mulroney who wrote the Sherlock Holmes sequel ‘A Game of Shadows’ for the same studio.
But the story is perfect for Tim – Published in 1831 it’s about Quasimodo, a deformed bell-ringerMore >
Michael Jackson’s estate has been raking in the cash since he passed away, without the music superstar being around to promote his own iconic image.
How do you make a Michael Jackson music video sans Michael Jackson himself, for example? Old footage of MJ and new clips of Jackson fans, natch!
We saw it in “Hold My Hand” (with Akon, below) and for his next video, the star’s official site is actively recruiting fans to upload and edit their clips!
The best MJ fan clips will be used in the music video for his song “Behind the Mask.” TheMore >
(HMG Celebrity News) – Good article in the LA Times about the Farrelly brothers long quest to make “The Three Stooges” remake. I was really down on this project particularly when they were slated to go with the A-List trio of Sean Penn (Larry), Jim Carrey (Curly) and Benicio Del Toro (Moe), but I do admire their passion and reverence for the stooges. Anyway Peter and Bobby Farrelly, tell the Times that they’re hoping to land Cher in the film because they enjoyed working with her in the Farrellys’ Siamese-twin comedy “Stuck on You” back in 2003, when she made a cameo appearance. They sayMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – Having already utilized his role as the chief talking head on ‘The Daily Show’ to get better health care for first-responders in the 9/11 disaster, Jon Stewart has now joined the board in charge of creating the nation’s memorial.
The 47-year old native New Yorker, who lives a short distance from the site in TriBeCa was appointed during the board’s annual meeting at Gracie Mansion yesterday, and told reporters he was ‘very humbled’ by his new role.
“It appears they’ve done 95-percent of the hard labor on this,” Digital Spy quotes him as saying. “So I’m hoping to help inMore >
She got in trouble for the big bong.
But might Miley Cyrus profit off the Big Bang?
Insiders tell E! News that Tish Cyrus has teamed with Suzanne Todd – the producer behind such films as Alice in Wonderland and Memento – to adapt a big screen version of the music video that premiered in November.
(HMG Celebrity News) – Big casting change continue for Alfonso Cuaron’s 3D sci-fi thriller Gravity. Robert Downey Jr. was originally signed has now been replaced by George Clooney, according to Variety. Downey Jr. dropped out last month due to scheduling issues. The production has been pushed to late spring to give Sandra Bullock time to finish Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. Bullock who has the feature role took on the part after Natalie Portman passed on it, while the project was initially set up at Universal before going over to Warner Bros. In Gravity, Clooney and Bullock willMore >