News broke this afternoon that the power couple that is Bey & Jay are expecting their second child. The rumor mill started up at the Met Gala when Beyonce wore a custom-made Givenchy gown with a cinched bodice that concealed her stomach along with an intricate pattern. Then just this week, Beyonce canceled a concert in Belgium due to “dehydration and exhaustion.” Needless speculation skyrocketed. If we know anything about celebs, that’s code for something happened, usually rehab, but in this case Sasha Fierce probably was feeling the plights of early pregnancy.
Sean "Diddy" Combs announced on his Twitter that he's been cast as a series regular on the British hit-drama Downton Abbey, writing "MY BIG NEWS: So happy to announce that Im a series regular on DOWNTON ABBEY-my favorite show+i'll be debuting a sneak peek tonight 12am PST!"
The show has been mixing up the cast lately, adding Gary Carr as the show's first black character earlier this year, but Diddy being added to the cast would be unusual, as the majority of the cast are British actors, including Carr. So far there's been no news on who Diddy will play, or any news from creator, Julian Fellowes, on the casting. So far the show's offical Twitter has almost been silent.
Some people will do anything to meet their favorite celeb! A Taylor Swift fan reportedly swam two miles to try and meet the singer at her beach-front estate. The 22-year old man was arrested by local law enforcement near Swift's Rhode Island mansion around 2am.
According to reports, Westerly cops spotted the Chicagoan around a mile from the house, and intercepted him on White House Road, a private road about five minutes from Swift's residence. He admitted that he'd swam out to the house in an attempt to meet her, but changed his mind when he saw her security team. The police booked him for trespassing, and will be summoned to appear in court on May 24th; he is currently still in custody.
Johnny Depp reportedly popped the question to actress Amber Heard! The two met while filming The Rum Diaries in 2011, and despite the 22-year age gap and Heard's relationship with photographer Taysa Van Ree, connected. Heard ended her relationship with Van Ree, and began quietly dating Depp. Depp had also just split from his long-time partner and mother of his children, Vanessa Paradis. The couple have been on-and-off ever since, but now it seems that Depp wants to make the relationship more permanent!
Tuesday night Star Trek Into Darkness finally premiered nationally! The film has been in international theaters since its world premiere in London on May 2nd. American fans of the series, which stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Zoe Saldana, have been eagerly awaiting the release.
It seems everyone in Hollywood wants to be in a musical right now! Chris Pine and Jake Gyllenhaal are reportedly in talks to star in Disney's adaptation of the Broadway musicial Into the Woods. The project has already tapped Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp to star, as well. Both Streep and Depp have previous silver screen musicial experience: Streep in Mamma Mia! and Depp in Sweeney Todd.
Justin Bieber's tour woes continue! Thieves reportedly broke into the safe room at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. While Bieber was performing on stage Sunday the thieves chiseled a tunnel and lowered themselves into the room, stealing $330,000 in cash earnings from the concert.
Management didn't learn of the break-in until the next day, but now the stadium is on lockdown while the local police investigate the crime; no suspects have been identified thus far, but it's rumored to be an inside job.
In spite of huge ratings and positive viewer response to new judges Shakira and Usher, NBC plans to bring back Christina Aguilera and Cee-Lo Green for Season 5 of The Voice. The two original judges both took a season off to focus on other projects. There was also speculation that the judging panel would retain Shakira and Usher in the future, especially since they have amazing chemistry with veteran judges Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. The Season 4 premiere ratings went up by 11 percent with the introduction of Shakira and Usher.
Aguilera will reportedly be paid $12 million for returning to the show, $2 million more than her paycheck for Season 3. Although Green has yet to sign on for Season 5, he's reportedly in negotiations with the network to come back with Aguilera.
On last night's How I Met Your Mother, viewers finally got a glimpse of the MOTHER! The reveal has been eight seasons in the making, but in the last few minutes of the finale, the camera panned up to reveal her face.
The actress playing the Mother is Cristin Milioti, best known for her role as "Girl" in the Tony award-winning musicial, Once. Her final performance was on March 24, 2013, opening her up to play the Mother in Season Nine of HIMYM. Season Nine will be the show's final season, which makes the Mother's reveal even more exciting. Viewers still don't know if the final season of the hit CBS show will be about Ted falling in love with his future wife or if another surprise twist is in store.
Angelina Jolie, actress and director, surprised the world by announcing in the New York Times that she had chosen to undergo a double mastectomy to reduce her chances of breast cancer. The preventative procedure was the subject of an op-ed she penned herself, published on Tuesday under the headline, "My Medical Choice."
The surgery, which occurred between February and April, had been kept a complete secret from the media, but Jolie felt it was important to tell her story because she wanted to encourage other women to get tested for the gene mutation that causes breast cancer, BRCA1, and for them to know that they have options.
From Disney child star to Maxim's hottest woman alive? No one saw this coming when Miley Cyrus became an international sensation as Hannah Montana! The actress/singer shoots to the top of the list from #68 to #1, unseating model Bar Refaeli. Miley announced the honor on her Twitter, gleefully tweeting, "Didn't know this was coming out yet! I'm so happy to be #1 on Maxim's HOT 100!"
In her interview with Maxim, her enthusasim continued, telling the magazine, "It feels amazing to be No. 1, especially because it was voted on by the fans. I have the best fans in the world!"
"It's every woman's fantasy to be told she's No.1 on Maxim's Hot 100! So crazy!"