New York court date in Lindsay Lohan car accident case cancelled

October 27, 2012

New York court date in Lindsay Lohan car accident case cancelled

controversial actress Lindsay Lohan appears to have stalled after he was arrested for leaving the scene of an accident last month when his Porsche would be a pedestrian in an alley behind the luxurious Manhattan cutting.

New York prosecutors said Lindsay Lohan court appearance scheduled for Tuesday has been canceled. No hearing date has been set for the future, an indication of the Public Prosecutor has decided not to proceed with the case.

“Apparently, prosecutors agreed that there is not enough to go on.” Lohan said the spokesman, Steve Honig. “It turned out to be nothing as we have said from the beginning.”

actress, 26, in and out of court, and prison rehabilitation in 2007 drunken driving arrest in Los Angeles, was charged Sept. 19 with an offense after a man said he was struck by the actress behind the Hotel Dream car.

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Lohan issued a ticket with a court date Oct. 23.

A spokesman for the office of the public prosecutor in Manhattan declined to comment on the reasons for the complaint against the “Mean Girls” actress was nowhere.

A week after the incident in New York, Lindsay Lohan would have a public spat with a man who says that she refused to see the pictures he had of her from his phone to remove. She said the man attacked her, but the charges were withdrawn.

earlier this month, police in Long Island responded to an early morning 911 call about a verbal dispute with Lohan and her mother Dina, but no arrests, a door chairman of the Nassau County Police said.

Lohan remains on probation in California until 2014 as part of a theft of jewelry.

Tom Hanks to make Broadway debut in new Nora Ephron play

October 27, 2012

Tom Hanks to make Broadway debut in new Nora Ephron play

Tom Hanks makes his Broadway debut playing a tabloid journalist “Lucky Guy”, a new drama of the late Nora Ephron, producers said in a statement Thursday.

The Hollywood star continues his long association with that Efron “Sleepless in Seattle” in 1993 and “You’ve Got Mail” in 1998. Efron died in June at age 71 from complications of leukemia.

Based on a true story, “Lucky Guy” opens in April next year, the statement said, and dramatizes the rise and fall of the former tabloid columnist Mike McAlary as it relates scandals of polarized police crime-ridden 1980s New York. McAlary died 41 years in 1998.

Hanks, 56, won two Oscars for best actor for his role in “Philadelphia” and “Forrest Gump” and is known for other popular films, but his performance on stage was limited to small productions of Shakespeare in the 1970s .

Efron began as a tabloid reporter before becoming known as a writer of essays, books and screenplays. She wrote romantic comedies such as 1989 “When Harry Met Sally,” and wrote and directed the 2009 “Julie & Julia”.

“Lucky Guy” is presented as a drama with a touch of his famous bits.

His first Broadway play, “Imaginary Friends”, was produced in 2002 and played Cherry Jones and Swoosie Kurtz. The piece was widely panned by critics.

She has also co-author of “Love, Loss and what I wore to her sister, Delia, who was off-Broadway run in 2009 and positive feedback has followed a long national tour.

Drugs, gun found on rapper Nelly’s bus at Texas checkpoint

October 27, 2012

Drugs, gun found on rapper Nelly's bus at Texas checkpoint

authorities found marijuana, heroin and a loaded gun on tour bus Grammy rapper Nelly during a routine stop at a police checkpoint west Texas border, police said Thursday.

A member of the entourage of the singer took responsibility for the items and was arrested after the search, on Wednesday, while others on the bus, including Nelly were released, officials said.

“I believe that my staff has an unfortunate decision to bring illegal material on our bus tour that led to his arrest made,” Nelly said in a statement on Thursday. “Neither I nor anyone else on the tour bus was aware of her decision to wear it on board.”

Hudspeth County Sheriff’s spokesman said that the tour bus was pulled into the border police checkpoint in Sierra Blanca, Texas, about 90 miles east of El Paso, when a dog is the presence of controlled substances detected.

“The officer asked all seven occupants of the bus and an inspection of the vehicle,” spokesman Rusty Fleming told Reuters. “Looking for a product of marijuana in small plastic container, 36 bags of heroin and a .45 pistol loaded . “

Fleming said that all occupants of the bus were informed of their Miranda rights, and a passenger on the bus, Brian Keith Jones, admitted that the substances and the gun was his.

Jones was arrested, Fleming said, adding that he did not know what charges he will face.

Nelly, 37, whose real name Cornell Haynes Iral, was born in Austin, Texas. has starred in several movies, and Billboard magazine named him one of the best artists of the decade in 2009.

Pro wrestler Hulk Hogan sues gossip site over sex tape

October 26, 2012

Pro wrestler Hulk Hogan sues gossip site over sex tape

professional wrestler Hulk Hogan went gossip website Gawker 100 million for placing fragments of a sex tape with Hogan and the wife of his best friend.

Hogan, real name Terry Bollea, also filed a complaint against the wife, Heather Clem, and her ex-husband, radio shock jock Bubba the Love Sponge “, saying they shot him without his knowledge.

The display of the video earlier this month “is a shameful and disgraceful breach of the applicant’s right to privacy by a group of suspects who repulsive have no respect for human dignity and care about maximizing their sales and profits at the expense of all others, “said the lawsuit against Gawker, which was filed Monday in federal court in Tampa.

The video shows Hogan and Clem have sex in her room while she was still married. It was six years ago included, according to the lawsuit.

“The applicant has invested much time and effort to his professional wrestling champion and professional development of its brand to develop dedicated,” the lawsuit against Clem and Bubba, whose real name is Todd Clem, one said, noting that Hogan was a “12-time world wrestling champion. “

Cameron Stracher, a lawyer for Gawker, said he believes the lawsuit is unfounded and ask a judge to review the case shed.

” He has relationships sex with the wife of another man in the house of another man, “he added.” I do not know if it’s fair to say that he is an expectation of privacy in the circumstances. “

lawsuit against Gawker $ 100 million in damages seeks . Trial against Clems, filed in Pinellas County, Florida, is unspecified amount.

Stephen Diaco, a lawyer Bubba said Hogan knew there was a tape of the meeting, despite his claim that he was not aware, and Bubba has nothing to do with its output.

“Bubba is a victim, Heather is a victim,” he said. “Bubba did not know who released this tape.”

It was not immediately clear whether Heather Clem had retained a lawyer in the matter.

The two men have long been closed, Hogan was the best man at the wedding Clems “and is a sponsor of their son, Diaco said

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Hogan says radio host Howard Stern during a recent appearance on his show that Bubba gave him permission to have sex with his wife.

Liz Taylor tops list of highest earning dead celebrities

October 26, 2012

Liz Taylor tops list of highest earning dead celebrities

Elizabeth Taylor surpassed Michael Jackson’s fame as the highest earning dead in the past year, with its succession by pulling $ 210 million, mainly from the sale of her jewelery, costumes and artifacts, Forbes said on Wednesday.

Jackson, who died in 2009, dropped to second place with earnings of $ 145 million, followed by Elvis Presley with $ 55 million.

In addition to the Taylor auction, which totaled $ 184 million, the actress, who died in 2011 at the age of 79, also won $ 75 million Top selling its diamonds perfume white for sale.

“The rest of the money came from the sale of goods and residues movies Taylor,” said Forbes. “After” Cleopatra “star cleverly negotiated a 10 per cent of his films.”

Although Taylor Jackson hit the top spot, Forbes said the pop star is likely to resume next year as a result of stable income from the sale of music and other companies.

cartoonist Charles Schulz, the Peanuts comic strip, rising to No. 4 with a profit of $ 37 million, followed by reggae star Bob Marley with $ 17 million.

Forbes has compiled the rankings by analyzing the results of dead celebrities “from October 2011 to 2012.

” We have money and we do not subtract the area manages, “Forbes.

movies stars and musicians dominated the list, but Nobel physicist Albert Einstein Marilyn Monroe tied for seventh place, each earned $ 10 million.

The 13 dead celebrities on the list earned a total of 532.5 million dollars.

The complete list is available at http://www.forbes.com/special-report/2012/1024_dead-celebrities.html

(Reporting by Patricia Reaney, edited by Christine Kearney and Tim Dobbyn)