Angelina Jolie is reportedly feuding with her soon-to-be-mother-in-law. In addition to their obviously differing political positions, RadarOnline.com reported that Jolie thinks Jane Pitt's gifts for Shiloh are disrespectful. A source told the website, "It's well documented that Shiloh likes to dress like a boy. But Jane still insists on buying her fairy costumes and princess dresses, which Angelina finds very disrespectful."
Christopher Nolan might be the rich and famous director of Dark Knight Rises -- but he's hard to get a hold of. Nolan told Jenelle Riley of Backstage that he doesn't even have a cell phone. He explained, "It's not that I'm a Luddite and don't like technology; I've just never been interested. When I moved to L.A. in 1997, nobody really had cell phones, and I just never went down that path."
Guy Ritchie is going to be a father for the fourth time. A rep for the 43-year-old director confirmed that he and girlfriend Jacqui Ainsley are expecting their second child together later this year. Ainsley debuted her baby bump at the London premiere of The Dark Knight Rises earlier this week. The couple has a ten-month-old son named Rafael, while Ritchie is the father of six-year-old David and 11-year-old Rocco -- his children with ex-wife Madonna.
Jodie Sweetin -- best known as Stephanie Tanner on Full House -- has filed a lawsuit stemming from a March 2011 car accident. The former child star wants more than $25,000 from the man who hit her, as she claims to have suffered damage to her vehicle, loss of wages, and loss of "earning capacity." At the time of the crash, Jodie tweeted, "Had a car accident, I'm Ok. A wrist fracture and neck and body are really sore."
Robin Williams will play former President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Lee Daniels' upcoming biopic The Butler. The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Melissa Leo signed on to play his wife Mamie in the movie, which is based on the true story of White House domestic worker Eugene Allen, who served under eight First Families. Forest Whitaker will star in the lead role, while Minka Kelly will play Jackie Kennedy Onassis, and Alan Rickman and Jane Fonda will star as Ronald and Nancy Reagan.
Katie Holmes has landed her first post-divorce gig. The New York Times reported that the newly-single star will be joining the upcoming Broadway play Dead Accounts. The 33-year-old actress will play "a fairly unglamorous character, Lorna, who is living with her aging parents in Cincinnati while trying to pull together her own life (which includes being on a diet)." It's expected to begin its run this fall.
Dumb and Dumber 2 might still be a reality. Although it was widely reportedly that Jim Carrey had dropped out of the project, his costar Jeff Daniels told Jimmy Fallon earlier this week that there's still hope of them teaming up again. He explained that Farrelly brothers are doing a re-write on the script, that there are still talks with Carrey. He added, "Jim's wanted to do it for a year and a half, I think next week it'll either come together or it won't . . . indications are it probably will."
Kathie Lee Gifford is heading to Broadway -- as a writer. The TV personality joined her Today show cohosts on Thursday to reveal the big news. She said, "I can't even believe the words are coming out of my mouth today. A lot of weird words have come out of my mouth over the years, but we're announcing today that a musical I've been writing for going on 13 years now will be coming to Broadway this fall." The show, "Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson," is based on the true story of a evangelist and broadcasting pioneer in the 1920s. The show will open on November 15th.
Actor Fred Willard was arrested for lewd conduct on Wednesday (July 18th) night in Los Angeles. TMZ.com reported that the 72-year-old was busted for allegedly pleasuring himself in a Hollywood adult movie theater. He was released from custody later that same night. Willard's lawyer, Paul Takakjian, released a statement on Thursday, claiming the actor's innocence. He said, "With all due respect to the individual officer, our belief is that Fred did nothing in any violation of any law. We will be working vigorously to clear his name in this matter."
Mad Men and American Horror Story are poised to dominate the Emmys, with each racking up a leading 17 nominations. Downton Abbey and the miniseries Hatfields & McCoys are both close behind with 16 nods a piece. Facing off against Mad Men and Downton Abbey in the best drama category are Breaking Bad, Boardwalk Empire, Homeland and Game of Thrones. Modern Family was the most-nominated comedy series, with 14 nods. Among the most notable personal nominations were those received by Lena Dunham for her show Girls. Zooey Deschanel joins her in providing fresh blood in the best comedy actress category.
The authorities investigating Sage Stallone's death reportedly believe the 36-year-old was dealing drugs. Despite evidence indicating Sage sold prescription pills, law enforcement sources do not believe that Sylvester Stallone's son was an addict, due largely to his weight. TMZ reported that Sage stood at 5'7" and weighed 188 pounds at the time of his death. One source told the site, "He was pudgy, and drug addicts are almost always rail thin." The possibility of selling drugs was raised after more than 60 "gigantic" empty prescription bottles were found in his room -- each of which holds a minimum of 500 pills. Investigators are tracing the bottles through batch numbers, but believe they were shipped from another country.
Kris Jenner and Khloe Kardashian reportedly want to team up for their own talk show. HollywoodLife.com reported that Khloe originally came up with the talk show concept for herself -- but now her momager wants in. A source told the website, "Kris thinks a mother-daughter talk show would be brilliant. At first Khloe was interested in hosting her own talk-show, but Kris started toying with the idea of being her co-host." The insider added, "They want to make it family friendly and discuss all different types of subjects from infertility to sister rivalry. They also want to have celebrity guests on the show starting with Kayne and Kim!"