About a month and change back Forbes released its annual list of the highest-earning TV actresses and Sofia Vegara topped it for the second year in a row. This time around the magazine revealed Ashton Kutcher, The Two and a Half Men star snagged 1st place and banked a whopping $24 million between June 2012 and June 2013. 2nd place went to his costar Jon Cryer with $21 million. Meanwhile, Ray Romano took the No. 3 spot with $16 million, thanks largely to the huge royalties he receives from Everybody Loves Raymond being in syndication.
Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner welcomed their baby boy Monday! Joseph Frederick joins big sister Arabella Rose and is named after Kushner’s grandfather and hers, Frederick, who was a builder “not just of tens of thousands of homes throughout this city,” she wrote on her blog “but of a tight-knit family that honors to this day the traditions he established.”
Word is going around that Katie Holmes is dating Jamie Foxx after they were photographed together at a charity event in The Hamptons in late August dancing together to “Blurred Lines.” At the time, a rep for the actress said they were “just friends.” Katie was also spotted leaving Jamie’s NYC hotel and took a car service to her Chelsea apartment. Foxx tells Entertainment Tonight "The rumors are 100 percent not true. In fact, it's quite hilarious because we simply danced at a charity event along with a lot of other people."
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler have struck a deal to host the Golden Globes in 2014 and 2015. They earned rave reviews and big ratings when they hosted the show for the first time in January. The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards will air live Sunday, January 12th on NBC.
During a radio interview yesterday in London, Britney Spears revealed the title for her 8th studio album. It’s going to be called Britney Jean. She explained, "It's a personal album, and all my family, they always called me Britney Jean...It's like a term of endearment. I just wanted to share that with my fans." Britney Jean goes on sale December 3rd.
Lady Gaga is teaming up with the Muppets again! They recently shot a television holiday special together for ABC. Details are being kept under wraps but all that is known is it took place in LA. Kermit the Frog was Gaga’s date to the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards and Jim Henson's Creature Shop created pieces for her The Monster Ball Tour in 2010.
The Bachelor returns on Monday, January 6th. Juan Pablo Galavis will have 27 ladies to choose from on the ABC show.
Kim Kardashian's $2M engagement ring from ex-husband Kris Humphries sold at a Christie's auction in NYC for a whopping $749,000! Bidding opened on the Lorraine Schwartz creation at $200K which features a 16.21-carat center emerald cut diamond and two 1.8-carat side emerald cut diamonds. The ring's initial reported worth was $2 million bucks. The auction catalog noted that that a portion of the proceeds from the item's sale would benefit an as-yet-undetermined charity.
Dr. Conrad Murray will be released from jail October 28th after spending two-years of a four-year sentence for the manslaughter of Michael Jackson. He is being released from prison on good behavior because of overcrowded jails. Jackson died June 25th, 2009 after a fatal dose of the drug Propofol, administered by Murray.