Kal Penn has left House to go work for the White House.
Kal, who said he’s always aspired to a career in politics, asked to leave the show after working on Obama’s campaign, even though he loves acting.
Approaching executive producers David Shore and Katie Jacobs, Penn expressed his desire far in advance, which allowed the writers to craft his exit in an organic way – with a sudden, inexplicable suicide!
In regards to his new job, Penn said he’ll be “the associate director in the White House office of public liaison. They do outreach with the American public and with different organizations. They’re basically the front door of the White House. They take out all of the red tape that falls between the general public and the White House.”
Eminem is back with a new album and just released his pop culture-driven first single and music video, “We Made You.” In true Eminem style he makes fun of multiple celebrities including Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Simpson, Ellen DeGeneres, Amy Winehouse, Bret Michaels, Kim Kardashian, and many others.
Great. Back to putting down everyone else to try and rise above.
Kate Moss will provide back-up vocals for alternative-rockers the Lemonheads’ new album of covers “Varshons.” The album, which drops June 23, features Kate Moss singing on the track, “Dirty Robot.”
Man that must mean the Lemonheads’ are really struggling to get PR.
While Kylie Minogue, Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox have admitted “trying” Botox, Nicole Kidman has said: “To be honest, I am completely natural. I have nothing in my face or anything. I wear sunscreen, and I don’t smoke. I take care of myself. And I’m very proud to say that.”
Hmm, I love Nicole Kidman, but I’m not sure I believe her…
Howard K. Stern and Dr. Khristine Eroshevich have arrived in a Los Angeles courtroom for their arraignments today.
Stern, along with Eroshevich and Dr. Sandeep Kapoor, were accused of three felony counts of conspiracy to furnish Anna Nicole Smith with drugs before her death. The docs also face additional charges for writing fraudulent prescriptions.
“I would just bang my head against the metal locker at school – we had head-butting competitions to see who could buckle the metal.” Hugh Jackman on his troubled high school days.
Oh good grief.
Actress Penelope Ann Miller has given birth to a baby girl.
The Carlito’s Way star, 49, and her husband James Huggins welcomed little Maria Adela Huggins on March 23rd in Los Angeles, California. And the couple is delighted with the new addition to the family – a younger sibling for their eight year old daughter Eloisa May.