Sweet deal. Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, and Jason Bateman are signed up for a movie called Couples Retreat. How can this possibly be bad? Let's not dwell on that. Also in Rom-Com news, Jason Biggs, Kate Hudson, and Dane Cook star in My Best Friend's Girl this weekend. The movie is named after a song by The Cars and was not screened for critics. Also, Boston celebrates Dane Cook Day. The world is falling apart.
Alex Rodriguez just got his divorce settlement taken care of. At one point, he wanted wife Cynthia Rodriguez to stick to the terms of their prenup. She was not into that. The details as to who got what haven't been released yet. On the bright side for A-Rod, he just passed a career milestone: 35 homers in 12 different season. Good job! And he doesn't have to worry about the brutal New York fans in this year's playoffs. Note: the Yankees will not be in this year's playoffs.
Actor Brad Pitt would like all people to be able to get married. And he's put his own marriage on hold until that happens. Sound like he doesn't want to get married? Wrongeroo, he's donated money so that California's Proposition 8 (the ban) gets shot down. Money + mouth = marriage for Brad and Angelina?
Wow. Russell Brand is approaching critical mass, sweet. After hosting the VMAs, this dude is sort of all over the place. And he's decided to not waste one moment, he decided to drop his girlf because there are too many beautiful women out there to spend the remaining moments of his youth and fame with just one. That may or may not be a verbatim quote from his character in Forgetting Sarah Marshall.
Leonardo DiCaprio and girlfriend Bar Rafaeli have more ups and downs than a see-saw. According to Rush & Molloy, the 2 could be broken up. Or they may have reconciled. Or they may have never broken up just had scheduling conflicts. Or they may be broken up and just hanging out as friends or as part of a commitment they made before they split (or didn't). Shnikees.
Movie star Eva Mendes claims to have done the deed in all 50 states. Pretty impressive. Who's even been to all 50 states or can name them? This would make for a great blog.
Megan Fox appeared in GQ this month and wore a bikini. She also had some choice things to say about Disney's policy on teen stars. She wore a bikini. And she also mentioned an affair she had with a Russian stripper. Ho hum.
According to People, Eva Longoria is not pregnant. And one of her costars sold her out for being 'just fat.' Cold-blooded? Nah, she stacked on a few pancakes for a new story arc. Good times. She'll probably get pregnant soon, though, she's got that itch.
Jennifer Hudson recently got engaged to reality star David Otunga. You my recognize him from I Love New York 2. Good times but a little out-of-line of the Hollywood food chain. Additionally, rumor has it that Alicia Keys has been too close with Swizz Beatz for his estranged wife's liking.
Star Trek actor George Takei married longtime boyf Brad Altman over the weekend. Takei is another in a short line of stars to get hitched since California courts have legalized gay marriage. And this is just one in a long line of examples of Takei being on the cutting edge of social reform.