Nick Jonas will join Broadway’s “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” in January after “Glee’s” Darren Criss ends his short run. Criss replaced Daniel Radcliffe.
The youngest Jo-Bro starred as Marius in the 25th anniversary production of “Les Miserables.” (Playbill)
Jessica Simpson is not getting a breast reduction, despite what some unnamed source told a tabloid. She tweeted, “I LOVE MY BOOBIES!! They aren't going anywhere!”
Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of “The Great Gatsby” has started production in Australia. The film, which will cost about $126 million to make, stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and lots of other famous people. (CNN)
Kristin Chenoweth, Broadway star and “Glee” guest, was asked by the Advocate how she keeps her Christian faith while not believing homosexuality is a sin. She said her grandmother gave her this piece of advice growing up: “Well, Kris, I read the Bible like I eat fish: I take the meat, and it serves me well, but I don’t choke on the bone.” (Advocate)
The “Toddlers & Tiaras” mother who dressed her 3-year-old child as the “Pretty Woman” prostitute doesn’t see what everybody’s so upset about. Wendy Dickey told TMZ the outfit “is a lot less harmful” than wearing a swimsuit.
“At least I'm not forcing them into sports and getting my child injured like some parents,” she said in what must be the most illogical statement I’ve ever heard. (TMZ)
Find out which “SNL” skit has inspired an ice cream flavor, after the jump.
Duchess Kate and Prince William are not expecting twins, according to their rep: “Suffice to say that were it true, it would be us that announces it, not a gossip magazine.” (Us Weekly)
Ben and Jerry’s have created a new flavor based on the Alec Baldwin “Schweddy Balls” sketch from “Saturday Night Live.” The actor is rather happy about the skit’s longevity: “Mama Schweddy is proud of her boy. Schweddy Balls Ice Cream. From the secret Schweddy Family recipe.” (Vulture, @AlecBaldwin)
Russell Armstrong was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of his suicide. (Reuters)
Mos Def is retiring his name. Hence forth he will be known as Yasiin. (MTV)
Ali Lohan was photographed looking a little ... different than she used to now that she’s a model. So of course Papa Lohan is willing to weigh in on the gossip: “It’s scary to see my daughter looking like this.” Thanks, dad. (Radar)
Enrique Iglesias took his dog on a jet ski. I’m conflicted about this. On the one hand, cute! But shouldn’t that pup be wearing a life jacket? (TMZ)