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2015-09-01

Is Rihanna Launching Beauty Line?

(NEW YORK) -- Rihanna is planning her own beauty line. While promoting her new RiRi perfume at a meet-and-greet Monday at Macy’s in Brooklyn, New York, The Barbadian singer said a line called Fenty Beauty is next in her business plan. "That is definitely something I am going to have my hands on and would love to do,” she told Refinery29.com. “It’s something that I’ve always wanted to do, but I’ve always had so much on my hands. But, this time, I’m going to make sure it happens. I'm going to find some time between albums and fragrance to do that. I promise." Rihanna…

posted 2015-09-01 18:00:05 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"James Bond" Author Says Idris Elba Is 'Too Street' to Portray 007

(LONDON) -- If left up to current James Bond author Anthony Horowitz, British actor Idris Elba would never portray 007 on the big screen. "Idris Elba is a terrific actor, but I can think of other black actors who would do it better," Horowitz told the U.K.'s Daily Mail. "For me, Idris Elba is a bit too rough to play the part. It’s not a colour issue. I think he is probably a bit too 'street' for Bond. Is it a question of being suave? Yeah." Instead, Horowitz can see Hustle's Adrian Lester as Bond. Horowitz is the latest author to be tapped by Bond creator Ian Fleming's estate…

posted 2015-09-01 15:00:04 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Jaime King Calls Being the Mother of Two Boys 'Surreal'

(LOS ANGELES) -- Jaime King is still trying to comprehend that she's a mother to two boys. The actress, who gave birth to her second son, Leo Thames, last month, told ABC News that having two children under the age of two is "surreal."  "It feels like I'm living in a dream," she said in Los Angeles last week. "I feel like I'm so blessed that I'm still not even processing the fact that I have another child." King and her husband of seven years, Kyle Newman, welcomed their first child, James Knight, 22 months ago. At nearly two years old, King said he's…

posted 2015-09-01 13:01:00 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Benedict Cumberbatch Finally Reveals Son's Name

(NEW YORK) -- Benedict Cumberbatch and wife Sophie Hunter have finally publicly revealed their newborn son's name. People confirmed the couple named their son Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch. The baby's middle name reportedly is one passed down through Cumberbatch's family. Baby Christopher was born in June. Cumberbatch met Hunter in 2009, the pair were engaged last November and wed on Valentine's Day. The Imitation Star's fans will now have to retire their beloved term for Cumberbatch's first child: "Cumberbaby." Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

posted 2015-09-01 11:08:47 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Liam Hemsworth Spends Time with Miss Piggy

(LOS ANGELES) -- Weeks after Miss Piggy announced that she and Kermit the Frog have terminated their relationship, she's been caught canoodling with a new man: Liam Hemsworth. Hemsworth on Monday posted an Instagram photo of himself with Miss Piggy. He's smiling and has his hand on Miss Piggy's cheek. The Hunger Games actor noted in the caption, "Spent Friday with the most beautiful girl in the world. Kermit, #SorryNotSorry. #TheMuppets #misspiggy." Miss Piggy tweeted the same photo and wrote, "Loved @LiamHemsworth, our latest guest coming to #TheMuppets. Although, I had to explain that hunger is NEVER a game!" Entertainment Weekly reports that Hemsworth will play himself…

posted 2015-09-01 09:30:14 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Peta Murgatroyd Will Miss "Dancing with the Stars" Due to Injury

(NEW YORK) -- Andy Grammer was just announced to the new cast of Dancing with the Stars, yet he's already lost his pro partner. Peta Murgatroyd will have to sit out season 21 of the ABC competition due to an injury. She tells People magazine she's been diagnosed with four torn ligaments and a "floating piece of bone at the back of my ankle." Murgatroyd, 29, explains that she underwent an MRI after sensing "something was not right" after taking part in a live Dancing with the Stars tour. She adds, "My doctor said I needed surgery and I knew I needed to put my…

posted 2015-09-01 09:00:43 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"Straight Outta Compton" Makes Box Office History

(LOS ANGELES) -- Straight Outta Compton was the highest-grossing movie for the third weekend in a row, and now is the most successful music bio-pic of all-time. According to Variety, the N.W.A. film registered $13.2 million at the U.S. box office last weekend, for a total of $134.1 million in domestic box office. It overtakes the 2005 Johnny Cash movie, Walk the Line, which earned $119.5 domestically.  Compton also is the first film to remain number one for three straight weeks since Jurassic World in June. Ice Cube was ecstatic about the news, tweeting, "Wow! I'm speechless... Thank you for seeing#Straightouttacompton" Ticket sales for Straight Outta Compton dropped 50 percent as the gross fell from…

posted 2015-09-01 08:30:13 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Ne-Yo Confirms Engagement; Fiancee Is Pregnant

(NEW YORK) -- Ne-Yo is engaged to model Crystal Renay and she’s having a baby. The singer made the official announcement on Twitter, commenting. “Clearing the air..@mscrystalrenay and I are ENGAGED to be married next year. And yes we are expecting. #FromTheHorsesMouth." Ranay posted a photo of them together on Instagram and wrote, “Our miracle is on the way and I couldn't feel more blessed. You're negativity means nothing to us. We are happy, we've BEEN happy and will always be HAPPY no matter what they say.  Thanking The Lord above for those who know my story know what this absolute miracle means to me.” Ne-Yo…

posted 2015-09-01 08:00:42 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"Bachelor in Paradise" Recap: New Women Arrive, Ashley I. Makes a Bold Move with Jared

(NEW YORK) -- Monday night's episode of Bachelor in Paradise marked the arrivals of a few new cast members. We were reintroduced to Chelsie Webster late in the previous episode. On Monday night she asked out Nick Peterson, who was eager to end his relationship with Ashley Salter. The breakup left Ashley feeling upset; she told the cameras she'd felt deceived. Chelsie and Nick became acquainted on an ocean cruise, but they lacked chemistry. Mackenzie Deonigi, from Chris Soules’ season of The Bachelor, joined the crew in Mexico and paired up with Justin Reich, who on Sunday night's episode went out with Amber James. Mackenzie and Justin took part in…

posted 2015-09-01 07:32:06 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Terrence Howard Says He's Still with Third Wife

(NEW YORK) -- Although the news was broken through legal documents, Terrence Howard is pushing back against a New York Daily News report that claimed the Empire star divorced his third wife, Miranda Cristine Pak, on July 27.  The newspaper, which obtained legal documents detailing the divorce, reported that Pak filed for divorce back in March, while she was still pregnant with her first child with Howard. The docs also revealed that the two had been living separately since August 2014. The couple's son, Qirin Love, was born in May. Regardless, the two seem to be getting along quite well. The actor tweeted a picture of the two, smiling while sitting on…

posted 2015-09-01 07:30:08 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Report: Kim Richards Banned from Beverly Hills Hotel After Arrest

(LOS ANGELES) -- Kim Richards reportedly has been banned from the Beverly Hills Hotel after her arrest at the upscale establishment back in April, according to TMZ. A representative for the Beverly Hills police department told ABC News back then that after Richards refused to leave the hotel around 2 a.m., police took her into custody. The rep added that after the arrest, the reality star, who appeared to be intoxicated, cursed at officers and allegedly kicked one in the leg. Richards was arrested and charged with public intoxication, trespassing, resisting an officer and battery on a police officer, according to…

posted 2015-09-01 07:00:37 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Why Khloe Kardashian Skipped the MTV Video Music Awards

(LOS ANGELES) -- Kanye West was honored with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award at Sunday night's MTV VMAs and his wife Kim Kardashian, mother-in-law Kris Jenner and sisters-in-law Kourtney Kardashian and Kylie Jenner were there to support him. But some were wondering, "Where's Khloe?" Turns out, she was babysitting her eldest sister's five-year-old son Mason Disick. "Mase and I are having a raging slumber party!!" the reality TV star tweeted. Still, it's clear that Khloe caught the show from home. After West announced at the end of his speech that he planned to run for President in 2020, she made her support known by posting a "Mr. West for President"…

posted 2015-09-01 06:30:05 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio