Lady Gaga isn’t letting her recent hip surgery put a damper on her life. Gaga has been is wheeling herself around in a 24-karat-gold wheelchair that was designed by Ken Borochov. Borochov said “ “It was a huge undertaking,” It was made all over the United States and my assistant had to run around everywhere.” He also noted that “1.5 ounces of gold were plated onto the chair” and that he wanted it “to look like a throne.” The chair also comes equipped with a black leather seat and padded leg rest.
Julianne Hough's jewelry was stolen last Friday night in Hollywood when she was visiting a friend in an apartment complex. TMZ reports the missing gems, worth $100,000, were gifts from her boyfriend, Ryan Seacrest. Hough drove her Mercedes and parked it in the lot, leaving three pieces of jewelry inside the car. When she came back a few hours later, her car's door was allegedly wide open and the inside was ransacked. There was reportedly no visible signs of forced entry.
Justin Timberlake is upping the promotion on his new album, The 20/20 Experience. The CW announced plans to air Target Presents: The IHeardRadio Album Release Party With Justin Timberlake. It will be a one-hour special on Tuesday, March 19th at 8pm. The release party and performance will occur the night before at the El Rey Theater in LA. The party will include a live on-air radio special where Timberlake will discuss the story behind the making of his new album.
The American Idol live performance episode started at 8 last night but Nicki Minaj was nowhere to be seen. Ryan Seacrest said "We are coming to you live and on time. Keep that energy going for three of your four judges who are here tonight." Keith Urban, Randy Jackson and Mariah Carey were all in their seats but Nicki Minaj was stuck in traffic. Seacrest said "I hear she's seven minutes out and there's some congestion on the 405. She should be here momentarily." After the first singer, Curtis Finch, Jr. – and during the first commercial break – Minaj arrived 13 minutes into the show.
Justin Bieber's former hamster is dead. PAC is being mourned by Beliebers everywhere after the announcement of his passing. Bieber gave the pet away to a fan in December and told Victoria McClure that she was to take care of him. However, over the week, PAC apparently got sick due to old age and passed on to "Little hamster heaven." McClure promised to give PAC a proper burial.
There is now more evidence that Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have called off their engagement. According to the NY Post, Miley and Liam have split because Miley is partying and Liam has a wandering eye because of it. Sources say "Miley and Liam are done - it's over. She likes to party really hard and can be pretty wild. It became a problem for him. Miley is a fiery character, and they do fight, but she is crazy about Liam, and isn't ready to accept it might be over for good."
Adele is reportedly considering making LA her home. According to Perez Hilton, Adele rented Paul McCartney's home and fell in love with the city. A source said, "Adele can see the benefits of bringing up a child in the US. LA is a great place for children to grow up and she intends on working a lot more with a new album. She could afford to put a studio in her house. That way she could beaver away on new music without having to worry."
The Hollywood Reporter claims that the results of a study commissioned by ABC earlier this year are to blame for Joy Behar's departure from The View and the rumored exit of Elisabeth Hasselbeck. The study revealed that viewers find their left and right-leaning views too polarizing and have started to find their morning entertainment elsewhere.
Kristen Bell and her Veronica Mars co-stars have launched a Kickstarer.com campaign to get fans to support their efforts to raise funds to make a film version of their TV show. Kristen and co. created a video hoping to influence fans to help reach their $2 million goal by April 12th. Donate here: http://kck.st/Z1HJRS
The cast of Jersey Shore is reuniting to personally thank 50 college students who are coming together to help rebuild the communities devastated by Hurricane Sandy as part of MTV's Alternative Spring Break. The event will take place at Six Flags Great Adventure on March 23rd.
Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, and Reggie Watts have teamed up to create a new YouTube channel called JASH. Sarah explained to Rolling Stone, "This is what we think is funny. It may not be your cup of tea, but there's no testing involved, there's no second-guessing of what a 14-year-old boy would like. It's just a place to do stuff and fail or not fail."
Mary Tyler Moore Show star Ed Asner was rushed to the hospital after falling ill during a performance in Indiana Tuesday. Ed's publicist says the actor is suffering from exhaustion.
Kelsey Grammer once lost six-figures by investing in windmills. TMZ asked about the most expensive mistake he's ever made aside from his ex-wife Camille and Kelsey revealed his bad investment in wind technology. He explained, "It's not really a friendly environment for new technology. It really isn't. You have to have a way in and big wind is doing ok but it was a small wind investment that cost me a lot of money." He added that while he's doing ok now, it was a straight loss that he never quite made up for.