A source says KIM and KANYE aren’t leaving baby duty to nannies. “Kim has help, but is very hands on too. She and Kanye have both been up at night with the baby – They have to wake him up to feed him.”
BILL MURRAY fell in love with MILEY CYRUS when she did his “A Very Murray Christmas” special. Now there’s someone new: SELENA GOMEZ. Bill and Selena are promoting their new zombie movie “The Dead Don’t Die”, and Bill said, “I really like her. She’s unusually bright. She’s kind and she’s natural. “I’m always pleased to find some kind of pop icon who I really like. Like Miley Cyrus. I dig that chick. He added, “They’re really their own people. They have enormous followings, and they are sort of singing their own songs. Which is cool.”
Taste of Country did a list of the “10 Hottest Country Men of 2019.” It’s not a “Sexiest Man Alive” thing . . . it’s male country artists whose careers have been on fire over the past year. Here’s the list:
- Luke Combs – His first five songs went to Number One.
- Dan + Shay – Nice showing at the ACMs.
- Kane Brown – From opening act to headliner, in a hurry.
- Brett Young – Solid year. But by law, we have to mention his blue eyes.
- Jimmie Allen – Used his “American Idol” rejection as motivation.
- Thomas Rhett – Has he reached superstar status? Survey says, yes!
- Morgan Wallen – “The Voice” jumpstarted it, but the real credit goes to the mullet.
- Chase Rice – Put in the time, and was finally rewarded with his first #1 song.
- Riley Green – The best thing to come from “Redneck Island”?
- Laine Hardy – He could be the next “American Idol” . . . this Sunday!
BRAD PAISLEY has a great story about the first time he hung out with the late Jimmy Dickens. It was 20 years ago right after his first appearance at the Opry. “I walked over to him backstage and said, ‘Do you want to go fishing some time?’ He said, ‘Sure. When? I’m free this week.’ We didn’t know each other at all. I was just some guy singing on the Opry. I could’ve been anybody. But I picked him up at 7:30 on that Monday morning. He was just standing outside at his mailbox.”
In upcoming movies: WILL SMITH and QUEEN LATIFAH are producing a hip-hop musical take on “Romeo and Juliet” for Netflix. . GLENN CLOSE and MILA KUNIS will play mother and daughter in a drama called “Four Good Days”.
From the Big Bang Theory finale: The biggest takeaway: the forever-broken elevator has been fixed! After 12 seasons, the elevator next to apartment 4A and 4B was out of order and covered with yellow ‘caution’ tape. Well, it’s back in business. Also, Penny (Kaley Cuoco) and Leonard’s (Johnny Galecki) – having a baby! Sheldon Cooper (Jim Parsons) and Amy Farrah Fowler (Mayim Bialik) found out they’ve won the Nobel Prize for physics.
LUKE BRYAN announced the dates of his “Crash My Playa – 2020.” It’s going down January 22nd through the 25th in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Luke will headline two of the four nights, and JASON ALDEAN will headline another. More acts will be announced soon. Details and updates are at CrashMyPlaya.com.
Yesterday was the four-month anniversary of MIRANDA LAMBERT announcing her marriage to New York City cop Brendan McLoughlin. “People” magazine posted a pic of them leaving their Manhattan apartment and even described her outfit: “black leggings, denim jacket, and bright pink hat.”
“Live at the Opry” released video of LAUREN ALAINA doing a special version of “Ladies In The ’90s”. It was from Lauren’s Opry show back in March. She went into the audience and got help from a little girl who’s a member of her fan league. The kid knew all the words and wasn’t afraid to sing them.
Danny Pintauro will always be Jonathan Bower from the ’80s sitcom “Who’s the Boss?” But these days — more than two decades after he left Hollywood — Danny, 43, is a loving caretaker to some of the most vulnerable residents of Central Texas: its homeless animals. Earlier this month, Danny took to Instagram to let fans know that he’s now working as a veterinary and pharmacy technician at the nonprofit Austin Pets Alive!
CARLY PEARCE is not afraid to talk about how much she loves MICHAEL RAY, and how she can’t wait to spend the rest of her life with him. Well, he’s pretty happy with the situation too. “Carly has opened me up in so many ways. “My home life is better than what I ever dreamed it would be. It’s cool to have someone who can be with you to experience the highs and the lows, because God knows that we’ve been on both sides of that.”
Tonight at 8:00 on CBS: “Meghan and Harry Plus One”, a special about the baby Archie, the first British-American in the line of succession for the British throne.
Tonight on Hulu: The series premiere of “Catch-22”, a six-episode miniseries directed by George Clooney. It’s based on the Joseph Heller satirical novel about a World War II squadron of bomber pilots. It stars Christopher Abbott, Kyle Chandler, Hugh Laurie, and Clooney as their commanding officer.
Sunday at 7:00 p.m. on ABC: The 22nd season finale of “America’s Funniest Home Videos”.
Sunday at 9:00 p.m. on HBO: The series finale of “Game of Thrones”.
Sunday at 10:00 p.m. on CBS: The 10th season finale of “NCIS: Los Angeles”.
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