Brooke Burke-Charvet lost control of her Maserati yesterday morning and crashed on an embankment in Calabasas, California. Brooke said a faulty steering wheel was the cause of the incident and Tweeted all about it. She said “Rough morning. Accident on my way 2 work. Tons of copys & of course photogs. TMZ will have fun with this one. Poor Mazeratti. Yes, I was sober. BTW. Of course officers had me do a sobriety test. Thx 4 all your concern. I’m totally fine. Scary accident but not so bad. Today is my lucky day actually #grateful.” Glad she wasn’t hurt but she should learn how to spell the name of her car.
Well the rumors that were swirling around are actually true! Michael Strahan will join Good Morning America and he confirmed the news yesterday morning on Live! Strahan, told his Live! co-host Kelly Ripa on the air yesterday that the news about joining the show was "surprising." Ripa asked him “Are you going?” and Michael said "If I read the papers, I am. But this is my home." Michael assured her that when the GMA gig kicks in, he will still costar with her on the 9 am show. Details are being worked out, but it is expected Strahan would appear in segments between 7 and 8:15 am.
The Big Bang Theory is teaming with Lucasfilm for a Star Wars episode timed to Star Wars Day. In "The Proton Transmogrification" -- the episode is set to air May 1st and timed to the annual May 4th Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you.") They all get together to celebrate the annual geek holiday, while Sheldon is guided by visions of his childhood idol and mentor, Professor Proton (Bob Newhart), who appears to him as his own Jedi master.
Jon Cryer is writing his memoirs where he will reflect on his life in Hollywood covering 30 years in show business, from his role as Duckie in Pretty in Pink to his current role as Alan Harper on the hit sitcom Two and a Half Men. He will also share stories from his life off-set, reflections on the business at large and thoughts on the art of acting.
A private conversation between James Franco and a teenage girl surfaced online yesterday— but the actor insists nothing improper took place. In the chat, Franco appears to ask a 17-year-old named Lucy whether she wants to meet up, and if he should get a hotel room. The two apparently connected after Lucy met him at an autograph signing Tuesday, and she tagged him in photos and videos on her Instagram account. After the leaked exchange made the rounds, Franco tweeted that he’s “NOT” soliciting girls for sex. “I’M NOT! I HOPE PARENTS KEEP THEIR TEENS AWAY FROM ME. Thank you.” It appears Franco may have been looking for nothing more than a connection.
Orlando Bloom received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday. His son Flynn even helped Leron Gubler, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce CEO during the ceremony. Awwww.
TV personality Willard Scott, a former weatherman who has been with NBC's Today morning news show for more than 30 years, has wed his longtime girlfriend at the age of 80. Scott and Paris Keena were married in Fort Myers, Florida Monday. Scott and Keena first met in 1977. They had been together for about 11 years before tying the knot. When asked about a honeymoon, Keena said: "Our whole life has been a honeymoon." Awwwww.
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