The Reliable Source is off for the holiday; it will return in this space Feb. 19 and in the print edition Feb. 20. Names and Faces is the column that runs in the Style section in its place during the holidays.
Maya & PTA expecting
Maya Rudolph, 40, is expecting her fourth child with writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson, 42, according to US Weekly. Last April, the comic actress (whose eldest child is 7) told NPR: “Before I had children, everything about my life was devoted to ‘Saturday Night Live.’ ”
About a boy
Hugh Grant, 52, and girlfriend Tinglan Hong, 33, have welcomed their first son, Felix Chang, according to People magazine. The actor revealed the news Saturday on Twitter, saying that he is “thrilled” his daughter (Tabitha, born in 2011) now has a brother.
Rihanna has launched her own fashion line, according to USA Today. The singer’s “Rihanna for River Island” collection debuted Saturday night during a London fashion week show.
2 Chainz photo
A photo of rapper 2 Chainz posing with two Maryland State troopers has caused a stir after it was uploaded to the rapper’s Twitter and Instagram accounts, according to USA Today. 2 Chainz (real name: Tauheed Epps) was arrested and charged Thursday with marijuana possession while en route to an Eastern Shore concert. The photo, taken while he was in custody, is being investigated by Maryland State Police.
Saporta to wed
Cobra Starship lead singer Gabe Saporta has proposed to designer Erin Fetherson, according to US Weekly. “I’m no dumb-dumb. I know you don’t buy jewelry for a girl without consulting her — especially for a girl like Erin,” Saporta told the gossip mag.Quoted:
“There comes a time in every man’s life when you gotta take a good, cold, hard look at what you want to do, and I want to give this acting thing up. I’m pope material.”
— Bruce Willis. on “Late Show With David Letterman” after news of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation.