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9:35 PM ET, October 22, 2014


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Jennifer Lopez Makes Vegas Deal ... Better Than Britney's  —  MAKES VEGAS DEAL  —  Better than Britney's  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Jennifer Lopez is in the final stages of making a deal to perform in Vegas ... and according to the contract — obtained by TMZ — she'll rake in more per show than Britney Spears.
Britney Spears — I Got A New Vegas Deal ... I Make Celine Money Now!  —  I Got a New Vegas Deal  —  I MAKE CELINE MONEY NOW!  —  10/22/2014 1:43 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Britney Spears was doing well with her Vegas contract — raking in nearly $30 mil for 2 years …
Discussion: Page Six and PerezHilton
David K. Li / Page Six:
Jennifer Lopez to sign Las Vegas residency deal  —  For a brief cameo in a charity video, Jennifer Lopez requested white flowers (preferably roses or lilies), white chaise lounges, white chair covers, white candles, white drapes, white sheets and Cuban food.  —  Jenny from the Block could be moving to Sin City!
Discussion: Oh No They Didn't!
Allison / Dlisted:   JLo Might Be Pulling A Britney And Coming To Las Vegas
Marc Malkin / E! Online:
NEWS/ X-Men Director Bryan Singer Expecting First Child With His Best Friend Michelle Clunie  —  It's official!  —  I can exclusively report that X-Men director Bryan Singer is going to be a dad.  —  “I can confirm that Michelle Clunie and Bryan Singer are happily expecting a baby together in early 2015 …
Super Dad!  Bisexual ‘X-Men’ Director Bryan Singer Expecting First Child Via Surrogate  — FBI Denies Fumbling Testimony On Bryan Singer In 2000  —  After a year filled with shocking sex abuse accusations and lawsuits, X-Men director Bryan Singer has some exciting news.
Discussion: Dlisted and The Superficial
I'M RAISING MY KID WITH THE BABY MAMA  —  “X-Men” director Bryan Singer will raise his baby with the woman who is carrying it ... TMZ has learned.  —  Turns out, sources familiar with the situation tell us ... Michelle Clunie will raise the baby as her own after he or she is born.
I'M HAVIN' A BABY  —  “X-Men” director Bryan Singer is having …
Discussion: Just Jared
JD Heyman /
Renée Zellweger to PEOPLE: 'I'm Glad Folks Think I Look Different'  —  Renée Zellweger has responded to Internet chatter about her appearance.  In an exclusive statement to PEOPLE, the Oscar winner says she looks different because she is healthier and happier than ever - and she's fine with people taking notice.
Michael K / Dlisted:
Renee Zellweger Is Glad You Think She Doesn't Look Like Renee Zellweger Anymore
Discussion: PerezHilton
This week's cover: ‘Into the Woods’ enchants EW's holiday movie preview  —  Ever since Chicago ushered the movie-musical back to the big screen with panache, the song-and-dance genre has had a bumpy road in Hollywood (here's lookin' at you, Rock of Ages).  But the man behind …
Us Weekly:
Khloe Kardashian “Can't Even Get in Touch” With Lamar Odom to Finalize Divorce  —  Khloe Kardashian's marriage to Lamar Odom is a lost cause — in more ways than one.  Though the reality star, 30, filed divorce papers more than 10 months ago, she and her estranged husband are still legally wed …
Seth Abramovitch / Hollywood Reporter:
Neil Patrick Harris Wasn't Academy's First Choice to Host the Oscars  —  A trio of A-list names were ahead of him on the wish list — but where was Jimmy Kimmel?  —  A version of this story first appeared in the Oct. 31 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
‘La Bamba’ Star Elizabeth Pena — Died from Alcohol Abuse  —  ‘LA BAMBA’ STAR ELIZABETH PENA  —  DIED FROM ALCOHOL ABUSE  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Elizabeth Pena — who became famous playing Ritchie Valens' brother's baby mama in “La Bamba” — died from complications from alcohol abuse.
Discussion: Page Six, PerezHilton and Just Jared
Stephanie Webber / Us Weekly:
Melissa Rivers Inherits Over $100 Million of Joan Rivers' Estate: Details  —  Melissa Rivers has inherited the bulk of her late mother Joan Rivers' estate, a source tells Us Weekly.  The news comes just days after it was confirmed that the comedian trailblazer and E! Fashion Police host's cause …
Discussion: PerezHilton, Page Six and Defamer
Seth Abramovitch / Hollywood Reporter:
Julianne Moore and Ellen Page's Lesbian Drama Barred From Shooting at Catholic School  —  ‘Freeheld’ is left in the lurch after Salesian High School reverses its decision over “subject matter”  —  A Catholic boys' school finds itself the subject of unwanted scrutiny after refusing to let Freeheld …
Patrick Gomez /
Beyoncé & Jay Z Renewed Their Vows!  —  What breakup rumors?  —  Beyoncé and Jay Z have faced a whirlwind of whispers in recent months that they were on the rocks and ready to split, but now it appears the couple are doing well!  —  “They did have major problems,” a source tells PEOPLE.
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip and Bossip
Us Weekly:
Sarah Hyland Is “Doing Great” After Boyfriend Drama, Promotes Pet Adoption  —  Sarah Hyland is back to work and more optimistic than ever after a tough few months.  Days after being granted a three-year restraining order against her ex-boyfriend Matthew Prokop, the Modern Family star …
Discussion: PerezHilton
Abby Aguirre / Vogue:
Vogue Exclusive: Preview the New Joan Didion Documentary  —  “We tell ourselves stories in order to live” is one of Joan Didion's most resonant lines and it is now also the name of a documentary in progress about her life.  The movie is being made by her nephew, Griffin Dunne …
Discussion: Gawker
Elias Leight / Billboard:
Annie Lennox: ‘Twerking Is Not Feminism’  —  Annie Lennox, former member of the Eurythmics, has been doing plenty of interviews to promote her new album, Nostalgia.  Lately, those conversations have often turned to a different topic: Beyonce.  Lennox labeled Bey “feminist lite” in an interview at the end of September.
Discussion: Bossip, Gawker and POPSUGAR Celebrity
Style News:
Iggy Azalea and Nick Young Are the New Faces of Forever 21's Holiday Ads (Insert ‘Fancy’ Joke Here If You Must)  —  You know her as the rapper behind all of your favorite songs this summer, but Iggy Azalea is also primed to take the fashion world by storm.  The “Fancy” star and new House …
Natalie Finn / E! Online:
NEWS/ Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake “Satisfied” After Tabloid Apologizes for False Report About J.T. Flirting in Paris  —  Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel make one heck of a team.  —  The longtime couple, who tied the knot in 2012, scored a moral victory in a Dublin courtroom today …
Discussion: Page Six and Cele|bitchy
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Kim Kardashian / London Evening Standard:
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Lacey Rose / Hollywood Reporter:
A&E Sets ‘Growing Up Gotti’ Reunion Special
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Recap  —  On this episode of NCIS, there's a joint Coast Guard …
Discussion: Jossip and The Hollywood Gossip
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Bruce Jenner Carefree About Moving On from Kris, Says Source
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
Page Six:
Porn star says rapper punched her outside NYC club: sources
Discussion: Bossip
Dominic Patten / Deadline:
Fox Hit With $250M ‘Simpsons’ Lawsuit By ‘Goodfellas’ Actor
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Divorce Hank!  Baskett's Transsexual Begs Kendra Wilkinson To Leave Her 'Lying, Troubled …
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Discussion: Bossip and PerezHilton
Barbara Walters to Return to Host ‘10 Most Fascinating People’
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