Ben Affleck will play Batman/Bruce Wayne in the Man of Steel sequel. The Director says he is very excited. Says “Ben provides an interesting counter-balance to Henry’s Superman. He is talking about Henry Cavill – who was played Superman in the first flick. He says Ben has the acting chops to play the seasoned crime fighter, but retain the charm that the world sees in billionaire Bruce Wayne. But not everyone is excited about this. Overnight – more than 32-hundred people signed a petition to get Warner Bros to drop the Academy Award winner from the flick and “stop Ben Affleck from ruining the Batman/Superman movie’. So cruel! Change.org
Here’s a quick rundown of the latest “American Idol” rumors. TMZ claims “Idol” wants to give a judges’ chair to Justin Bieber’s manager, Scooter Braun. The thinking is that “Idol” has become too much about celebrity judges, and they want someone who can actually find and develop TALENT. That is if you consider Justin Bieber talented. Im hearing Scooter isnt not interested. He likes the fact that no one knows who he is when he goes to the grocery store. Meanwhile, word has it Jimmy Iovine will not return this season as a mentor . . . and Randy Jackson will be taking his place.
Well, that was fast! TMZ reports Eva Longoria is single again after splitting with Ernesto Arguello. Insiders say they broke up this week after dating for about 4-months. Seems like they were geographically undesirable – she lives in LA – he is based in Miami. But if you were Ernesto – you filed for BK – you are 4-million in debt – and you’re dating EVA LONGORIA!! Wouldn’t you move? Just a thought. On the other hand – George Clooney is still single.
So Kelly Clarkson had cancelled her big wedding plans with fiancé Brandon Blackstock. But its not over. Instead they plan to elope! Kelly says thewedding plans were getting too overwhelming – and they want something more low key and intimate. Of course – people hear this and imeddiately translate that into – Kelly Clarkson is pregnant!! not true. You can call off the baby bump watch. She tweeted late last night that she is not preggo and still getting married.
Comedian Tina Fey, who has a deal to develop a TV show with NBC, says all her jokes at her new development office were stolen by a burglar. On Wednesday night she was on David Letterman and showed actual surveillance video of her office computer being stolen. “You guys stole my jokes,” she said. David responded, “It wasn’t Jay Leno was it?”.
Here’s the interview with David Letterman. she starts talking about it at about the 6-minute mark.
Here’s interview – with the surveillance video. Tina Fey is so funny!