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Philip Seymour Hoffman has died.

 
Philip Seymour Hoffman has died.
Posted Monday, February 3rd 2014 @ 6am

Oscar-winning star of Capote and one of the most acclaimed actors of screen and stage, Philip Seymour Hoffman has died of an apparent drug overdose at age 46. Hoffman’s body was found lying on the bathroom floor of his New York City apartment shortly after 11:30 yesterday morning. Police sources confirmed that Hoffman had a syringe in his arm and that two clear envelopes of what appeared to be heroin were found nearby. Eight empty envelopes also were discovered. The actor entered a detox center last May for heroin. He told TMZ he relapsed in 2012 after staying clean for 23 years, explaining that he first fell off the wagon by abusing prescription drugs before moving on to snorting heroin. Hoffman is survived by his longtime partner, Mimi O'Donnell, and their three children: daughters Tallulah, 7, and Willa, 5, and son Cooper, 10. So sad. Watch Philip in his Oscar winning role here!

Tabloids have been going crazy with Bruce Jenner wanting to transform into a woman and now it seems like Bruce is taking steps closer to make his dream come true. Bruce is now separated from Kris Jenner. Inside Edition recently claimed the 64-year old is now showing signs of small breasts, is sporting a feminine hairstyle, and has had his nails polished into a French manicure. In more recent reports, the National Enquirer has claimed that Bruce has a persona he is hoping to emulate: Brigitte Bardot. In fact, he has decided on Brigitte for his new name once his transformation is fully complete.

Katie Couric will walk down the aisle soon. The television journalist says she will marry fiance John Molner this summer. 

The Seahawks clobbered the Broncos at Super Bowl 48 last night (winning 43-8), but Bruno Mars stole the show! Bruno kicked off the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show with an energetic drum solo and then launched into “Locked Out of Heaven.” Bruno joined the Red Hot Chili Peppers singing “Give It Away” and closed out with a beautiful performance of “Just the Way you Are.” Watch it here!

Kevin Jonas and wife Danielle welcomed their first child, a daughter yesterday. They released a statement to E! News that said “We are overjoyed at the birth of Alena Rose Jonas. She is precious! We could not be more excited to start building our family together. We want to thank our family and friends for their love and support, and our fans for all of their well wishes.”

Model Cara Delevigne has asked “Fast & Furious” actress Michelle Rodriguez to move in with her. The 2 are reportedly house hunting in London and have plans to split their time between the UK and Los Angeles. The two were spotting having dinner at London’s Nobu in the Park Lane hotel and then went paintballing last week and were “very affectionate with one another.”

The Super Bowl commercials were ok last night but the one I enjoyed the most was RadioShack! In the commercial, two employees stand in a very beige store stocked with fax machines and boom boxes. There are a bunch of ‘80’s cameos including Teen Wolf – watch it and laugh here!

 

Expectant mother Kristin Cavallari revealed that she is going to be mom to a baby boy in the summer. Cavallari and her husband Jay Cutler are already parents to 17-month-old son Camden.

Zac Efron has confirmed reports linking him to a role in Star Wars Episode 7. Efron’s name popped up for a role in the Disney film last year, along with names like Ryan Gosling and Leonardo DiCaprio. Director J.J. Abrams recently revealed that the film's script is now complete, adding that his team are in "deep prep" for the film, which will be released in 2015.

Woody Allen’s daughter claims he sexually assaulted her when she was 7 years old. In a letter to the New York Times, Dylan Farrow revealed the horrific details about how he “took me by the hand and led me into a dim, closet-like attic on the second floor of our house. He told me to lay on my stomach and play with my brother’s electric train set. Then he sexually assaulted me.” Whoaaa. Dylan also called on stars like Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Emma Stone and Scarlet Johansson to speak up. Woody denied everything, claiming she is a liar.

Here’s what was tops at the box office this weekend! Ride Along came in 1st making $12.3 million. Frozen took 2nd and earned $9.3 million while That Awkward Moment opened in 3rd. The Nut Job came in 4th while Lone Survivor rounds out the Top 5.

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