Lindsay Lohan is nearing the end of her probation, as she heads to court today for her penultimate hearing. And the soon-to-be “SNL” host is hopeful that this time her troubles are really behind her. To a fan who tweeted that Lohan was his childhood crush, she replied, “omg! really? that's so cool hahaha thank you xoxo - sorry for the ups and downs... only going up up up from here!” (@LindsayLohan)
Chicago wrestler CM Punk and Chris Brown have engaged in a Twitter war of words. Punk tweeted, “I would like @chrisbrown fight somebody that can defend themselves. Me curb stomping that turd would be a #wrestlemania moment.” Brown then accused Punk of seeking publicity and tweeted, “He's such a leader! Not to mention the roids hes on has made it utterly impossible for him pleasure a women.” (This tweet since been deleted.) Read the exciting conclusion to the beef, at the link. (ChicagoTribune)
“The Artist” and other Weinstein Co. films will be available to stream on Netflix, before they hit the pay cable channels. (AP)
Zach Galifianakis gets an excuse to put on a tux, after the jump.
Paramount has sued the estate of Mario Puzo to prevent any more sequels to “The Godfather” from being released or written. The studio alleges that an unauthorized sequel released in 2006 and a new book set to be released this year are tarnishing the franchise’s legacy and violate their copyright. (WSJ)
David Cross would like you to know he did cocaine 65 feet away from President Obama. (Gothamist)
“Bones” actor David Boreanaz wants to be on “Downton Abbey,” like every single other actor in the world. (E!)
Watch Golden Globe winner Idris Elba force MTV’s Josh Horowitz to work out below.