Kid Rock honored by NAACP amid protest; Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller officially divorced


Kid Rock speaking at Sunday’s NAACP dinner. (Carlos Osorio/AP)

Kid Rock received the Great Expectations Award from the Detroit chapter of the NAACP while a group outside Detroit’s Cobo Award protested the honor because of Kid Rock’s frequent onstage use of the Confederate flag.(NPR)

Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller are now officially divorced. The split becomes official today, with Mueller receiving $55,000 a month in child support from Sheen, in addition to other hefty one-time payments. The divorce also stipulates that Mueller’s child support for their twin boys, Bob and Max, should never be less than the child support Denise Richards receives for her two children with Sheen. (TMZ)

Prince William and Kate Middleton will take their delayed honeymoon on a secluded island in the Indian Ocean. (The Daily Mail)

Could the death of Osama bin Laden affect Oscar-winner Kathryn Bigelow’s plans to make the film “Kill Bin Laden,” the story of a failed Black Ops mission to capture the al Qaeda leader? (Empire Online)

Trending on Twitter after the news of Bin Laden’s death broke: the name Jack Bauer, Kiefer Sutherland’s character on “24.” Because surely he had something to do with the operation. (Entertainment Weekly)

Lindsay Lohan may plead no contest to her misdemeanor theft charges, perhaps as early as this week. (TMZ via Popeater)

The tattoo artist who gave Mike Tyson his signature facial ink is suing the makers of “The Hangover: Part II” for copyright infringement for replicating the design. (Zap 2 It)

Quentin Tarantino’s tribute to Sergio Leone, “Django Unchained,” is heading into production. (Vulture)

Bryan Cranston of “Breaking Bad” may be joining the eclectic cast of the “Rock of Ages” movie, which is based on the Broadway musical that’s based on ’80s hair metal. Tom Cruise, Paul Giamatti, Russell Brand, Alec Baldwin, Mary J. Blige and Catherine Zeta-Jones are among those already on board for the film, which begins shooting in Miami this month. (Empire Online)

Lorenzo Lamas, 53, got married for the fifth time over the weekend, wedding model Shawna Craig, 24. (Us)

When she isn’t at a movie theater or writing about movies, Jen Chaney is ... um ... probably at home, watching a movie.

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