The death of Elizabeth Taylor is obviously the most significant entertainment headline of the day. But it’s not the only one.
TMZ reports that Lindsay Lohan is leaning toward rejecting a plea agreement and attempting to go to trial in the theft-of-a-necklace case. Meanwhile, Us and other outlets report that dad Michael Lohan has been charged with inflicting injury on a cohabitant, stemming from an incident this week.(TMZ) (Us)
Christina Aguilera has finally begun posting to her Twitter account. So far she has noted that she never thought she’d use the word hashtag and shared a photo of Aguilera-themed Russian nesting dolls.
My fans are amazing. Look at what someone made for me in Russia. So creative & artistic. Genius, love it! http://twitpic.com/4cgg7i
Radiohead expresses its gratitude to an unexpected star, and a “Boardwalk Empire” actress reportedly gets arrested, after the jump.
The next season premiere of “Mad Men” will probably be delayed because of ongoing contract negotiations between creator Matthew Weiner and AMC and Lionsgate. Translation: If you plan to spend the month of August drinking too much and acting like male/female gender roles are still stuck in the ’60s, you’ll need to blame that on someone besides Don Draper. (Entertainment Weekly)
Supposedly there is no chance that Charlie Sheen will return to “Two and a Half Men.” (Digital Spy)
Meanwhile, Sheen’s attempt to halt arbitration in his dispute with Warner Bros. and “Men” creator Chuck Lorre has failed, according to the Los Angeles Times and other outlets. And on the rumor mill front, the New York Daily News reports that Sheen might have another goddess in his life.
“Boardwalk Empire” star Paz de la Huerta was arrested Sunday after an alleged assault on Samantha Swetra, who appeared on the reality show “The City.” (Popeater)