Cher will headline New York City's Dance on the Pier event this year! The NYC Pride celebration takes place on Sunday, June 30th, and Cher will sing her new single "Woman's World" from her upcoming Closer to Truth album. This is her first album since Living Proof in 2001. After that she embarked on a three-year farewell tour, ending in 2005, and became a staple at the Colosseum in Ceasars Palace in Las Vegas until 2011.
Chris Frederick, Managing Director of NYC Pride, wrote in an email, “NYC Pride is thrilled to welcome Cher to the stage of this year's Dance on the Pier! Her performance will be one of the most memorable in the history of this world-class party. Now in its 27th year, the Dance on the Pier continues a proud tradition of partnering with all-star talent to create a high-quality event that raises funds to support local LGBT non-profits and New York City's annual Pride festivities."
Slip on your Mars Investigation shirts, Marshmallows! The Veronica Mars movie, famously the most-backed project in Kickstarter history, with a record-shattering 91,585 donors, has just begun filming, and the cast and creators have the pictures to prove it! The project originally set its goal at $2 million, which would allow creator Rob Thomas to produce the film, but fans came through and donated $5,702,153. The Veronica Mars series ran from 2004 to 2007 and starred Kristen Bell as the titular role. The show helped launch the actress's career, and Bell has never been quiet about her love of the series; she was a huge proponent of getting the film made!
Reports say that more Charlie Sheen-related drama is brewing! The actor, who was famously fired from his gig on Two and a Half Men, is reportedly "at war" with co-star Selma Blair. The rumor is that Selma complained to Anger Management executives that Charlie was a pain to work with. He supposedly doesn't show up on time to set and his work ethic leaves something to be desired. Surprisingly, his notoriously bad temper wasn't mentioned!
Remember the beloved '90s hit show Boy Meets World? Well Cory and Topanga are all grown up and after months of talk about creating a spinoff show, it’s finally happening! Girl Meets World will be the spinoff to the original show, introducing Cory and Topanga’s daughter, Riley. Disney Channel has announced picking up the show as a series earlier today. Creator of the show Michael Jacobs shared, "I am grateful to everyone at Disney Channel for the opportunity to reach my favorite audience, which has always been kids." He also states that, "Girl Meets World is a new show for a new generation that will be rooted in the same kind of honest, comedic storytelling about coming of age and the importance of family and friendship that made Boy Meets World so popular."
A little over two weeks ago celebrity couple Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum welcomed their new baby girl into the world. On Sunday, the excited father couldn’t wait to share his excitement of celebrating his first Father’s Day with his baby girl. Rather than selling the first photos of their child Channing, 33, and wife Jenna, 32, went to his Facebook to reveal the first photo of their baby! The couple who both starred in the movie Step Up, wed in 2009 and welcomed their daughter on May 31st in London! The name of the baby was released by the actor himself on his website writing,
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially parents! Yes, you read that right! On Satruday, June 15th, Kim Kardashian gave birth to their daughter at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in West Hollywood, California confirmed by E! News. We can definitely say this baby girl is her parents’ child, making a dramatic entrance into the world five weeks earlier than expected! And also just in time for Father’s Day and the drop of Kanye’s sixth album Yeezus!
Seth Rogen was interviewed on the podcast Doug Loves Movies to promote his new comedy This Is the End, which he wrote and directed. However, he wasn't as excited with his other projects where he had less to do with the creative process. When host Doug Benson asked about some of his recent box-office failures, Rogen wasn't shy about admitting he's made some duds, citing The Green Hornet and The Guilt Trip.
It looks like former Nickelodeon star Amanda Bynes is finally going to make her dream of going from actress to rapper come true. The retired actress was offered a record deal with a small East Coast hip-hop label to release her first album!
The record label of interest? Chinga Chang Records, a small New York-based group that was founded in 2003. Music Producer Daniel Herman shared with RadarOnline that he had proposed a record deal offer to Ms. Bynes. Daniel states, “I cleared the project with The Orchard and Sony Entertainment and they gave me the green light to go ahead.” He then reached out to the aspiring rapper’s attorneys out in Los Angeles to get the contract signed. If you follow Amanda on Twitter you know when she’s not busy bashing other celebrities she’s tweeting about her desire of becoming a hip-hop star!
It looks like our favorite Twilight star (#TeamEdward) Robert Pattinson can finally put away the white powder and say bye bye to his vampire days, because our boy is the newest face of Dior Homme! Confirmed by Dior Homme Fragrances themselves the 27-year old actor has signed a contract to represent the fashion houses’ campaign. Photographed by Nan Goldin and filmed by Romain Gavras, Robert is the newest addition to the exclusive circle of celebrity ambassadors for Dior Fragrances, which include Charlize Theron and Natalie Portman.
Looks like rapper 2 Chainz hasn’t had the best of luck within these past two weeks! Just days ago he was robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco. But now the “Birthday Cake” rapper has to deal with more legal issues such as...getting arrested!
Tuesday afternoon 2 Chainz was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities allegedly found him carrying not just marijuana, but also a bottle of antihistamine laced with codeine! At around 1pm, airport security discovered the illegal items allegedly packed in the MC’s checked bags after a call was made to investigate for narcotics in the baggage area.
Summer has begun, and dating rumors are running rampant! Kate Upton is reportedly dating Dancing with the Stars hunk Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Upton is a hot commodity right now, from being a body-image icon and landing her first big role in The Other Woman alongside Leslie Mann and Cameron Diaz, so it's no surprise that any sightings of her with a single man leads to dating speculation. Maks is one of the most popular dancers on the hit dancing competition, and was once engaged to fellow dancing star, Karina Smirnoff. In 2011 he starred in the Ukrainian version of The Bachelor, so maybe Maks is ready for love!