Celebrity Scandals: Gossip Center http://gossipcenter.com/site/rss2 en Gossipcenter.com Copyright 2010 Celebrity-Gossip.net - All Rights Reserved Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:28:33 -0400 Justin Bieber Apologizes for Controversial Yasukini Shrine Visit http://gossipcenter.com/justin-bieber/justin-bieber-apologizes-controversial-yasukini-shrine-visit-1587515 During his Tokyo visit, Justin Bieber stopped at Japan’s notorious Yasukini Shrine, which pays tribute to WWII criminals and is a breeding ground for political debate.

Clearly not keen to the history, the 20-year-old singer tweeted a photo showing him bowing his head in front of the shrine’s entrance with the caption, "Thank you for your blessings.”

The snapshot gained nearly 700,000 likes and multiple retweets before Bieber caught wind of the controversy behind the shrine.

Justin quickly removed the photo and replaced it with the Time cover of his visit, writing, “While in Japan I asked my driver to pull over for which I saw a beautiful shrine. I was mislead to think the Shrines were only a place of prayer. To anyone I have offended I am extremely sorry. I love you China and I love you Japan.”

The shrine honors Japan’s war dead, including former military leaders from the country’s imperial army who committed mass atrocities across Asia and the Pacific during World War II. It is still a very sensitive subject of conflict for Japanese and Chinese citizens.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:50 -0400
Kate Middleton & Prince William Test Out Their DJ Skills Down Under http://gossipcenter.com/prince-william/kate-middleton-prince-william-test-out-their-dj-skills-down-under-1587503 Trying out a new talent, Kate Middleton and Prince William headed over to The Northern Sound System in Elizabeth on Wednesday (April 23).

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared a few laughs while giving a DJ deck a go at the community center in Adelaide, Australia.

Miss Middleton rocked one of her favorite designers, Alexander McQueen with an elegant peach dress matched with nude pumps and a box clutch.

The pair will continue their royal tour tomorrow in the capital city of Canberra, Australia.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:30:00 -0400
Lupita Nyong’o is People’s “Most Beautiful” for 2014 http://gossipcenter.com/lupita-nyong%E2%80%99o/lupita-nyong%E2%80%99o-people%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Cmost-beautiful%E2%80%9D-2014-1587507 This has certainly been a big year for Lupita Nyong'o. Not only did she win an Oscar for her role in “12 Years a Slave,” but she also nabbed a spokesmodel deal with Lancome Paris and now she is People’s “Most Beautiful” person for 2014.

"It was exciting and just a major, major compliment," the 31-year-old said of the honor. “And especially, I was happy for all the girls who would see me on [it] and feel a little more seen.”

Lupita continued her chat with People and discussed her first thoughts on beauty growing up in Mexico. "Light skin and long, flowing, straight hair," she said. "Subconsciously you start to appreciate those things more than what you possess."

Miss Nyong’o added that her mother “always said I was beautiful and I finally believed her at some point."

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:26:41 -0400
Stork Alert: Drew Barrymore & Will Kopelman Welcome Baby Girl! http://gossipcenter.com/drew-barrymore/stork-alert-drew-barrymore-will-kopelman-welcome-baby-girl-1124073 Adding another addition to their growing family, Drew Barrymore and Will Koppelman welcomed their second daughter on Tuesday (April 22).

The 39-year-old actress and her hubby announced the exciting news to People this afternoon. “Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman. Olive has a new little sister, and everyone is healthy and happy!”

Drew always keeps her private life under wraps, but in order to tone down the media, she addressed pregnancy rumors in November via a statement to the publication.

“Last time I never commented on it and people just stalked me the entire time. So yes, it’s happening, it’s true. I tried to keep it a secret for as long as possible,” she said.

Congrats to the happy couple!

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:00:00 -0400
Demi Lovato: "Neon Lights" Promotions in Brazil http://gossipcenter.com/demi-lovato/demi-lovato-neon-lights-promotions-brazil-1124211 Showing some love to her South American fans, Demi Lovato promoted her new single "Neon Lights" in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Tuesday (April 22).

Cute in a white tee and a black blazer, the "Heart Attack" babe wore a big smile as she posed for shutterbugs at Citibank Hall.

The event was just one part of Demi's time in Brazil, as the songstress will perform three shows in Sao Paulo this week as part of her Neon Lights tour.

Amped to be in the country, Lovato took to Twitter on Monday to tweet: "EU TE AMO BRAZIL!!!!!!!!!!!

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:30:00 -0400
David Letterman Welcomes Stephen Colbert to the "Late Show" http://gossipcenter.com/late-show-david-letterman/david-letterman-welcomes-stephen-colbert-late-show-1124185 Showing his heir the ropes, David Letterman welcomed Stephen Colbert to the "Late Show" on Tuesday night (April 22).

The "Colbert Report" star, who will take over for the retiring Letterman sometime in 2015, chatted with the late night show's current host, telling him “Well, obviously I’m thrilled and honored to be taking over for you.”

Before they hit the stage, the duo snapped a fun selfie, which was captioned, "Tonight, Dave welcomes the new guy, Stephen Colbert!"

Check out the preview clip from the interview in the player below!

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:00:00 -0400
Suki Waterhouse and Cara Delevingne Get Silly in New Instagram Snaps http://gossipcenter.com/cara-delevingne/suki-waterhouse-and-cara-delevingne-get-silly-new-instagram-snaps-1124023 Proving how tight they really are, Suki Waterhouse showed off a rather unusual photo of herself with pal Cara Delevingne on Tuesday (April 22).

The snapshot, which was posted on both Twitter and Instagram, shows the model duo in bathing suits while Cara licks Suki’s armpit.

Both sans make up, the shot was playfully captioned “Pitwash” by Ms. Waterhouse.

Another picture shows the beauties cuddling on a bed, which was captioned “Shugapoo @caradelevingne.”

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:30:00 -0400
Jennifer Aniston Continues Work on "Cake" http://gossipcenter.com/jennifer-aniston/jennifer-aniston-continues-work-cake-1124161 Hard at work on a Tuesday (April 22), Jennifer Aniston shot scenes for her new film "Cake" in Los Angeles.

Dressed down for the role in a white tee and a grey sweater, the "Friends" alum kept the sun off with a wide brimmed hat between scenes.

Per the synopsis, "A grieving mother suffering from chronic pain in the aftermath of a fatal car accident finds an unlikely source of inspiration."

Also starring Anna Kendrick, "Cake" is slated to hit theaters in 2015.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:00:00 -0400
Beyonce Sports a Blonde Bob for Toyota Commercial Shoot http://gossipcenter.com/beyonce/beyonce-sports-blonde-bob-toyota-commercial-shoot-1123981 She likes to keep her look fresh, and Beyoncé Knowles did just that in photos thought to be from the set of an upcoming Toyota commercial.

The “Partition” songstress rocks a blunt, blonde bob in the photos, which have shown up on various Twitter sites dedicated to the singer.

In February, Bey sported a similar hairstyle in pictures posted to her Instagram account.

Beyonce was featured in a in a video for the car company’s Get Going campaign back in March showing her through various life stages.



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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:30:00 -0400
Taylor Swift is a Flower Child for Earth Day http://gossipcenter.com/taylor-swift/taylor-swift-flower-child-earth-day-1124013 Celebrating Earth Day in style, Taylor Swift picked up a few flowers in New York City on Tuesday (April 22).

The "Love Story" singer rocked a floral dress with a bright yellow headband as she enjoyed the outdoors and the spring temps.

As previously reported by GossipCenter, TSwift spent Easter weekend in a tropical destination and showed off her bikini body to her social media fans.

In addition to the sexy snap, the 24-year-old wrote, "Looking for Easter eggs..."

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Gwyneth Paltrow Obtains Restraining Order Against Alleged Stalker http://gossipcenter.com/gwyneth-paltrow/gwyneth-paltrow-obtains-restraining-order-against-alleged-stalker-1587341 It has been a rough month for Gwyneth Paltrow, but the actress can have a little more peace of mind knowing she has been granted a temporary restraining order against an alleged stalker, Nickolaos Gavrilis.

According to documents, Mr. Gavrilis has been attempting to get into the "Iron Man 3" star's home for years, most recently on April 4.

In the request for the order, it states the defendant has stalked Gwyneth “on two continents, has not stopped despite warnings from police, has previously been convicted of harassment by a criminal court and presents an immediate danger that great or irreparable harm would result if an order did not issue immediately.”

The order says Gavrilis must stay at least 100 yards away from Paltrow, her estranged husband Chris Martin and their children Apple and Moses.

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:56:00 -0400
Beyonce Duets with Boots on "Dreams": Hear it Here! http://gossipcenter.com/beyonce/beyonce-duets-boots-dreams-hear-it-here-1587339 She never fails to surprise her fans, and Beyonce's has done it again, as she is featured in a duet for Boot's new song "Dreams."

The musician worked on most of Bey's last album and originally sent her the tune to get her feedback, but she not only sent her thoughts, she sent her vocals too.

Boots explained to Vogue,"It’s just a really cool testament to our friendship and relationship to do something like this, and as natural as it was for it to exist in the way that it’s going to exist."

“I feel like I’ve been given my wings to fly. It’s the greatest kind of cosign you could get, from someone who truly, truly believes in you. As gifted and as brilliant as she is, and she is, to be able to believe in me in that regard is a really special thing.”

Listen to "Dreams" in the player below!

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:31:00 -0400
Iggy Azalea: Revolve Clothing Summer Campaign Stunner http://gossipcenter.com/iggy-azalea/iggy-azalea-revolve-clothing-summer-campaign-stunner-1123999 Gearing up for the summer season, Iggy Azalea modeled some hot styles as the new face of Revolve Clothing.

Known for her impressive pipes, the Aussie beauty sported a number of head turning looks for the brand’s summer campaign, including a black and white curve hugging skirt paired with a strappy, midriff baring white top.

The 23-year-old also rocks a floral, one shouldered top and matching bottoms, and a sporty jersey look in another shot.

Michael Mente, founder and co-CEO of Revolve said in a press release, "Iggy represents Revolve in both style and attitude. Our customer is risk-taking, sexy and confident, and Iggy is the perfect embodiment of that. We don't like to play it safe, and neither does Iggy."

For her part, Iggy announced the partnership with her Twitter followers on Monday (April 21) tweeting, "Excited to announce that I'm the face of @revolveclothing's summer campaign #RevolveXiggy."

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:30:00 -0400
Justin Theroux Pays Jennifer Aniston a Visit On Set http://gossipcenter.com/jennifer-aniston/justin-theroux-pays-jennifer-aniston-visit-set-1124221 Taking a break from a busy day of filming, Jennifer Aniston spent some quality time with her fiancee Justin Theroux when he visited her on the set of "Cake" on Tuesday (April 22) in Los Angeles.

Donning a wide brimmed hat, which covered her eyes, the "We're the Millers" star and her man ducked off the set for a quiet visit before Jen had to get back to work.

Meanwhile, the 45-year-old actress has reportedly been helping pal Gwyneth Paltrow cope with her recent separation.

According to reports, Jennifer has opened her home to her friend as needed, and a source told British magazine Grazia, "Jen has been helping Gwyneth stage-manage the split in her marriage. She suggested to Gwyneth that they go on holiday as a family before breaking the news."

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:13:00 -0400
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Reveals Strenuous Morning Workout in Marie Claire May 2014 http://gossipcenter.com/julia-louis-dreyfus/julia-louis-dreyfus-reveals-strenuous-morning-workout-marie-claire-may-2014-1123 Taking a break from the set of "Veep," Julia Louis-Dreyfus scored a feature in the May 2014 issue of Marie Claire magazine.

The hilarious Emmy-winning actress dished to the mag about everything from her first "real job" to her morning routine.

Check out highlights from Julia's interview below and for more, head over to Marie Claire!

On her first real job:
“I was an ice cream scooper at Swensen’s Ice Cream Parlor in Washington, D.C. Great workout for the arms. I didn’t know how to work the cash register and subsequently quit/got fired. My boss was an 18-year-old dick.”

On her my morning routine:
“Up at 5:30. Run 12 to 17 miles. Swim 5 to 7 miles. Three or four jumping jacks.”

On what makes her nervous:
“A wild animal is about to attack me, or if I have to make a toast at a party.”

Her standard breakfast:
“Ten eggs over medium, a loaf of bread, and half a grapefruit.”

If I were Veep, my secret service code name would be:
“You Darling Girl.”

My assistant would describe me as:
“A horrible, horrible bitch. No offense to myself.”

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:00:00 -0400
Daniel Franzese Comes Out in Letter to his "Mean Girls" Character http://gossipcenter.com/celebrity-news/daniel-franzese-comes-out-letter-his-mean-girls-character-1124181 His role as an openly gay teen in the hit "Mean Girls" brought him much attention, and now Daniel Franzese revealed that he is also gay in an open letter to his character in the film, Damian.

Published on Indiewire, the letter touches on the actor's feelings about playing the role, as well as why he waited so long to come out.

He writes, in part, “You became an iconic character that people looked up to.I wished I’d had you as a role model when I was younger. It might’ve been easier to be gay growing up. You WERE beautiful in every single way and words couldn’t bring you down.”

“There were industry people who had seen me play you in Mean Girls but never seen me read in an audition but still denied me to be seen for ‘masculine’ roles. Damian, you had ruined my life and I was really pissed at you,” he wrote. “I became celibate for a year and a half. I didn’t go to any gay bars, have any flings and I lied to anyone who asked if I was gay. I even brought a girl to the ‘Mean Girls’ premiere and kissed her on the red carpet, making her my unwitting beard.”

On his decision to come out, Daniel wrote “Perhaps this will help someone else. I had to remind myself that my parents named me Daniel because it means ‘God is my judge.’ So, I’m not afraid anymore of Hollywood, the closet or mean girls. Thank you for that, Damian. (And Tina.)”

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:30:00 -0400
Bar Refaeli Gets Hearts Racing with Sexy Selfie http://gossipcenter.com/bar-refaeli/bar-refaeli-gets-hearts-racing-sexy-selfie-1123929 Enjoying a day in the sun, Bar Refaeli flaunted her tanned and toned bikini body in a sexy new selfie on Tuesday (April 22).

Donning a barely there black, white and pink number, the Israeli beauty captioned the shot "Oh what a day for a day dream."

As previously reported by GossipCenter, not everyone is excited over Bar’s bod, as a television ad in her native Israel was banned for being too racy.

The Second Authority for Television and Radio determined that it had "too many sexual insinuations" and banned it from airing before 10:00pm.

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:00:00 -0400
Jessica Chastain: In Talks to Play Marilyn Monroe http://gossipcenter.com/jessica-chastain/jessica-chastain-talks-play-marilyn-monroe-1124171 She's played some remarkable women during her career, and now Jessica Chastain may soon have the chance to play an American icon.

According to The Wrap, the Golden Globe winner is in talks to take on the role of Marilyn Monroe in Andrew Dominik's "Blonde."

The film has been in the works for years, with Naomi Watts slated to play the blonde bombshell until she left the project.

Based on the critically acclaimed novel by Joyce Carol Oates, the motion picture is slated to stat filming later this year.

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:30:00 -0400
Cameron Diaz Talks Kids in Candid Interview http://gossipcenter.com/cameron-diaz/cameron-diaz-talks-kids-candid-interview-1123921 At 41, Cameron Diaz has dozens of films to her credit and a successful career, and while she may not have chosen motherhood, the star says she feels no void.

In a recent interview with the Telegraph, the “Other Woman” star says she could have a child if she wanted to.

She divulged, "I've never said never to anything in life. If I wanted kids, at any point in life, I would have them. But I'm certain that if at any point I wanted a child that child would find its way into my life, whether through adoption, or through being in a relationship with somebody who has a child."

"I can't see the future, but one thing I do know is that I'm not childless. I have a ton of children in my life. I can have a kid any second, if I want. All my friends would be like, 'Sure, come and get them,” she explained.

Going deeper, Cameron continued "It's not like I'm the spinster who didn't have a child. I just didn't do that in life and I'm OK with that. I know the choices I made. I know why I made them. I'm very much a person who lives in the moment. When you come from where I do, there are so many ways my life could have gone."

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:00:00 -0400
Heidi Klum: Sexy Siren at "America's Got Talent" Event http://gossipcenter.com/heidi-klum/heidi-klum-sexy-siren-americas-got-talent-event-1124101 Taking Tinseltown by storm, Heidi Klum headed to NBC's "America's Got Talent" Red Carpet Event on Tuesday (April 22).

One of the show's judges, the German born beauty stunned in a sexy, strapless black and animal print frock as she posed for reporters outside the Dolby Theatre.

Klum was joined at the event by her fellow panelists Howard Stern, Mel B, Nick Cannon and Howie Mandel.

A new season of "America's Got Talent" premieres on Tuesday, May 27 at 8/7 central on NBC.

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:43:52 -0400