July 29, 2005
GOSSIP TO GO 7/29Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez shared her thoughts about Ben Affleck’s impending baby with Elle magazine. Her ex-boyfriend Affleck married his girlfriend Jennifer Garner last month and the couple has confirmed that a little one is not only on the way, but will guest star on her ABC series “Alias” next season – as Garner’s pregnancy will be written into the role. J-Lo, who has said that motherhood is one of her ultimate dreams, said of Bennefer 2’s baby in the oven: "I hope that they're happy. You know, it's a beautiful thing. There are no hard feelings." When Elle later apologized for raising the subject, she responded: "Yeah, you depressed me."
DESPERATE,BUT NOT A HOUSEWIFE...YET
Actress Eva Longoria has opened up to People magazine about her romance with Tony Parker of her hometown NBA team, the San Antonio Spurs. "What's not to like?" the 30-year-old “Desperate Housewives” star tells the magazine. "He's 6'2", I'm 5'2", so it's not too bad.” The couple’s recent photo-ops in China and Paris have led to rumors of an engagement ring on her finger. “Absolutely not,” Longoria told the magazine.
BEEP BEEP MISSY GOT THE KEYS TO JEEP
Chrysler has hired the artist to produce music for a 30-second spot advertising its new Jeep Commander, due in September and billed as the first such vehicle to feature three rows of seats, reports Allhiphop.com. According to reports, Misdemeanor is also in talks to appear in the commercial.
THE DIVA LOVES HIS GIRL
HE'S written about wanting to kill and torture his ex-wife Kim Mathers, but Eminem still loves her and wants to get back together with the woman who was convicted of felony cocaine possession two years ago. "Every day he has a break from [the Anger Management Tour], he flies home to be with Kim and his daughter, Hailie," one source said. "Em loves Kim — he has a hard time meeting other women because he always questions their motives. He knows Kim loved him before he was famous for who he really is." A rep for Eminem, who plays Madison Square Garden next week, declined comment.
BRANDY GOES HOME
According to mtv.com, Brandy stated that she is in the early stages of working with Rodney Jerkins on her 5th album,the two worked together on 2 of her last albums and stopped being cool after Rodney mad statements about her "marriage" to his cousin. Word has it that she's signed to her brother's, Ray J's Knockout Entertainment which was once apart of Sanctuary, but now is looking for a new home. Those said to be interested is Sony and Russell Simmons.
TEXT 69 TO VOTE OFF PAULA
Would Idol be the same without the ditzy-but-sweet Paula Abdul? Viewers may find out. Fox and the producers of the music competition have launched an investigation into former contestant Corey Clark's claims that he had an affair with Abdul while he was on the show. If the investigation isn't completed by August 18, which is when auditions for the fifth season begin, Abdul will be permitted to return to work. When the independent counsel finishes their investigation, Paula's fate will be decided.
YOUR HEART CAN BEAT AGAIN...SIMPLE LIFE RETURNS
A Fox exec confirmed that Paris and Nicole will be back on screen for a fourth season of The Simple Life whether they like it or not.
CRAZY CELEB DIET OF THE DAY
TeenToday.co.uk reports that Christina Aguilera has been on a diet in which each meal is made up of four food items; one crunchy, one soft, one hot and one cold. The singer also requires that the plate must also be made up of food in bold, contrasting colors. "Christina is sticking to it religiously," a source close to Aguilera said. "She has a chef with her most of the time to whip up exactly the right meal."