Sid Caesar, one of the first stars created by television through his weekly live comedy program Your Show of Shows, passed away yesterday at his home in Beverly Hills after a brief illness. He was 91.
Bruce Jenner is quitting the reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians and has already informed both the family and production team that will be his final season. Since he separated from Kris Jenner having him around the house has been awkward. TMZ says Kardashian sources said Bruce will spend his retirement years “golfing, spending time with his kids -- off camera -- flying helicopters & riding motorcycles.” Bruce has relocated out of Calabasas to his Malibu bachelor pad.
Kanye West is reportedly keeping Kim Kardashian in the dark regarding their upcoming wedding. According to anonymous industry insiders, there’s trouble brewing in what could be one of the most high-profile celebrity weddings Since West has taken control of planning the shindig, Kim doesn’t know what to expect and it has put pressure on their relationship.
Paula Deen. The celebrity chef seems to have rebounded from last year's racist slur mess with an investment of $75 million from a private-equity firm. Deen and this firm (Najafi Cos.) will create Paula Deen Ventures, and she's reportedly in talks with retail chains and TV networks about partnership.
Sharknado 2: The Second One, Syfy's highly anticipated follow up to last summer's smash hit original movie, has cast a bunch of people to join returning stars Tara Reid and Ian Ziering in the fight to save New York City. Vivica A. Fox, Andy Dick, Judd Hirsch, Judah Friedlander, Mark McGrath and Kelly Osbourne are all set to star in the sequel, which will premiere in July.
Madonna is set launch her own line of skin care products called MDNA Skin. According to Digital Spy, she will release her products in Japan next week with a pop-up shop in Omotesando, Tokyo. The products will consist of a clay mask, a skin rejuvenator and a facial serum. MDNA Skin care is set be available on February 23rd.
Last night, Lil Kim showed off a baby bump on the New York Fashion Week red carpet. On the red carpet, she didn’t address her new status as a mom.
Seth Meyers officially has a full lineup of guests to welcome him to Late Night in his debut week, which kicks-off on February 24th. For his first episode, Amy Poehler will be joined by Vice President Joe Biden and musical guest A Great Big World. Tuesday Kanye West and author Robyn Doolittle join the show while Wednesday, Kelly Ripa and Brad Paisley join the show with Paisley as a musical guest. Thursday, Lena Dunham, Anthony Mackie and musical guest John Mayer Trio will be there. On Friday, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, Sophia Bush and comedian Michael Che will be in Studio 8G to close out the week.
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