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Amanda Bynes News

Drake Calls Tweets From Amanda Bynes 'Disturbing'

August 7th, 2013 9:09pm EDT
Rapper Drake has finally commented on the tweets that Amanda Bynes made about him earlier this year, calling them "disturbing".

Back in March Bynes tweeted, "@drake is a hot fellow :D (smiley face)," followed by, "I want @drake to murder my vagina," a week later. Things then turned nasty when the rapper didn't reply to her. She began insulting him via the social networking site, resorting to what amounted to name-calling.

"I'm Getting Surgery To Fix My Nose," she wrote. "There's No Surgery That Fixes Drake's Ugly Downward Facing Eyes."

She later referred to him again as "The man of my dr...

Judge Denies Amanda Bynes' Request For Release From Psychiatric Hospital

August 1st, 2013 11:12pm EDT
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Troubled star Amanda Bynes was denied her request to leave the California psychiatric hospital where she's spent the last 10 days.

The actress and her lawyer faced a judge in a hearing that took place at the hospital on Thursday, arguing that there was no legal basis to detain her and that she's capable of caring for herself and isn't a danger.

Bynes had originally scheduled the hearing last week but canceled in order to give the medications she's been taking more time to work.

Amanda was detained on a 5150 psychiatric hold 10 days ago following an incident where she set fire to a woman'...

Amanda Bynes' Condition Improves, Parents Continue To Seek Conservatorship

August 1st, 2013 1:07pm EDT
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Doctors believe they are making progress with Amanda Bynes after administering a combination of drugs to battle her psychiatric issues.

Bynes, who had her stay in a psychiatric hospital extended to two weeks due to outbursts, appears to have stabilized - and is even acting politely, reports TMZ.

Bynes had allegedly insulted a fellow patient in her hospital room and had to be restrained after she was told her dog was with her parents. Now, sources say, signs of violence and bully have disappeared completely.

The former child star has a court hearing today so that she can leave the psychia...

Amanda Bynes Reportedly Trashed Room At Ritz-Carlton In NYC

July 27th, 2013 7:00pm EDT
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Just days before she was hospitalized in California for mental health issues, Amanda Bynes reportedly trashed a hotel room in New York City.

A few hours after she checked out of the NYC hotel, she flew to to the west coast and tried to start a fire in a driveaway. She was then taken into custody in California on Monday for an involuntary mental evaluation, also known as a 5150 hold.

According to, Bynes reportedly trashed a room at the luxury Ritz-Carlton hotel. After she was caught smoking in her room, staff asked her to leave, and she complied - after making a huge mess. The web...

Ashley Benson Apologizes For Mocking Amanda Bynes On Instagram

July 26th, 2013 5:01pm EDT
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Ashley Benson issued an apology for mocking troubled star Amanda Bynes on Thursday.

The Pretty Little Liars star posted a selfie on Instagram on Wednesday with the caption, "Doing my Amanda Bynes look this afternoon," angering fans and coming off insensitive.

Of course, Ashley had no idea that Amanda was arrested Monday night and detained in a psychiatric hospital to observe her mental state after she a fire in a woman's driveway in Thousand Oaks, California.

"To clear up the whole Instagram thing, I had no idea what her situation was," Ashley tweeted on Thursday. "Truly sorry if I offen...

Judge Orders Two More Weeks Of Mental Evaluation For Amanda Bynes

July 26th, 2013 1:02pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes attended a court hearing on Thursday to find out if she would be walking free or staying at a psychiatric hospital, where she's currently being evaluated for mental illness, for two more weeks.

Doctors suggested that the actress be detained for observation for a longer period of time after she exhibited signs of schizophrenia earlier this week, and they've asked the court to extend the 72-hour stay as mandated under the California Welfare and Institutions Code's 5150 section.

Amanda's lawyer argued that she should be set free, but the judge granted the request during a hearin...

Amanda Bynes' Parents File For Conservatorship

July 25th, 2013 10:18pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes' parents are seeking to gain a temporary conservatorship over the star's finances and personal dealings after the actress was forced to undergo a psychiatric evaluation at a California hospital following an incident where she set fire to elderly woman's driveway.

Rick and Lynn Bynes are seeking control of Amanda's affairs and are set to appear in a Los Angeles court on Friday to ask the court to grant them the decision-making authority in their daughter's life until she can get back to normal.

Amanda was placed in a stated mandated 72-hour psychiatric hold following the incid...

Amanda Bynes Has Psychotic Episode, Bullies Patient At Hospital

July 25th, 2013 7:07pm EDT
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Yesterday it was reported that Amanda Bynes could be facing a two-week stay at a hospital under orders from police - and now we know why.

TMZ reports that Bynes appeared to be fine for the first ten hours of her 72-hour psychiatric hold, which she earned by setting a woman's driveway on fire.

However, when it was revealed to her that her dog - which was drenched in gasoline when police arrived - was under the car of her parents, Bynes freaked out and claimed her parents would "kill the dog" like they "tried to kill her."

It's reported that Amanda then went incoherent and had to be physic...

The Morning Roundup: Aubrey Plaza Talks 'The To Do List,' Amanda Bynes May Be Schizophrenic, Royal Baby Names

July 25th, 2013 10:26am EDT
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Parks and Recreation star Aubrey Plaza talked about her 'self-pleasure' scene in new film "The To Do List" while guesting on Conan O'Brien's show, sharing that one scene she did for the coming-of-age comedy wasn't done off-screen. She also had to pull it off in a room full of people. The actress stars as a high school grad who needs to accomplish a few things -- namely losing her virginity -- before going off to college. (story)

Two babies, two names. Late night host Jimmy Fallon revealed on his show that his new daughter is named Winnie Rose. The star's wife, producer Nancy Juvonen, gave ...

Amanda Bynes Reportedly Showing Signs Of Schizophrenia, Parents Seeking Conservatorship

July 24th, 2013 11:15pm EDT
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Doctors observing Amanda Bynes in a California hospital will seek to add another two weeks to the 72 hour observation period that the 5150 psychiatric hold placed on her Monday mandates, according to

The actress was arrested by police Monday night after setting a woman's driveway on fire in Thousand Oaks, Calif., after which she rushed into a nearby liquor store with her dog and entered an employees only area to wash off some gasoline she had gotten on it while lighting the fire.

"I saw this girl laying down... with her left pant leg on fire," an eyewitness explained to TMZ. "I q...

More Amanda Bynes Details Emerge: Flames Reached Five Feet, Dog Was Soaked In Gasoline

July 24th, 2013 12:07pm EDT
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As Amanda Bynes continues to be held for psychiatric evaluation, more details are coming out describing the chaotic night in which she set a woman's driveway on fire.

The homeowner whose driveway was lit on fire Monday night has told Us Weekly, "I have no idea what she was doing. I don't even think she has an idea what she was doing." She also said that she heard the actress' parent lived in the same neighborhood. The homeowner did not see the flame, but was later told by authorities that it reached "five feet high" and there were two separate fires.

Us Weekly also talked to the neighbor ...

The Morning Roundup: Amanda Bynes Under Psych Evaluation, Crazy Beyonce Fan, Selena Gomez's Mediocre New Album

July 24th, 2013 10:12am EDT
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Actress Amanda Bynes was taken into custody and forced to get a psychiatric evaluation (it's about time!) after she reportedly set fire to a woman's driveway in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Bynes was hospitalized for for a mandatory 72 hours under California's 5150 hold after police picked her up near the woman's driveway. The police report says she had a gas tank with her and parts of her clothing were burned. (story)

Prince William and Princess Kate showed off their newborn son Tuesday, introducing the baby to the world on the steps outside the Lindo Wing of London's St. Mary's Hospital. The co...

Amanda Bynes Held By Police For Psychiatric Evaluation

July 23rd, 2013 1:37pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has been forced to receive a psychiatric evaluation after she allegedly set fire to an elderly woman's driveway.

TMZ reports Bynes is hospitalized under a 5150, an order that demands she stay in a hospital for 72 hours while undergoing psychiatric evaluation. It's the same order given to Britney Spears following her meltdown.

Law enforcement says the fire department responded to a call in Thousand Oaks, CA when flames were spotted in an elderly woman's driveway. Police were then called when Bynes was found standing near the flames.

TMZ spoke to the woman at the house. She sa...

Amanda Bynes Apologizes For Offensive Tweet About Cancer, Has Bizarre Explanation

July 17th, 2013 2:45pm EDT
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The Amanda Bynes saga continues. The latest? She offended people by posting on Twitter over the weekend:  "Not having hair makes me feel like a cancer patient."

The former actress shaved off her hair earlier this year and has been parading around wearing bizarre and colorful wigs. After receiving backlash for her post, she apologized, claiming she was referring to the astrological sign "Cancer," not the disease.


She clarified, "Oh my God, let me just be the first to say: I can completely see how offense was taken. I truly apologize for the miscommunication... and all resulting di...

The Child Star's Curse: Three Celebs Who Lost Their Way

July 16th, 2013 11:05am EDT
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Where does the child star curse come from? Some experts believe that the tendency towards these behaviors happens when the...

Cannon Throws Bynes A Lifeline - Offers To Record A Duet

July 11th, 2013 1:30pm EDT
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Nick Cannon, husband to Mariah Carrey, has tossed the under-fire-star Amanda Bynes a serious lifeline. Bynes has been busily planning a career comeback after the recent onset of legal issues she has struggled with, between throwing a bong out of a hotel window, to threatening to sue every media outlet that reported her bizarre activities.

Cannon and Bynes have a history - any 90s kid and their parents remembers Nickelodean's 'All That' where the two regularly co-starred together. He tells Life & Style magazine, "She actually called me and I told her, 'Yo, if you need any help, I got you!' ...

Amanda Bynes Wore A Blue Wig To Her Latest Court Hearing

July 9th, 2013 9:44pm EDT
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Troubled star Amanda Bynes wore workout attire and appears to have dyed her usual blonde wig blue for her court appearance in New York City on Tuesday.

The former teen actress attended a hearing over allegations that she threw a bong out of her 36th floor apartment window in May after police were called to her building to investigate claims that she was smoking pot in the lobby.

Police found Bynes in her apartment when they arrived and booked her on charges of marijuana possession along with reckless endangerment and tampering with evidence charges for allegedly throwing the drug parapher...

Amanda Bynes In Court Today For Bong Tossing Charges

July 9th, 2013 3:07pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes was in court today to fight allegations she tossed a glass bong out of her apartment window when confronted by police.

Bynes was arrested back in May after police were called to her apartment complex due to a fellow resident spotting her smoking pot in the lobby. Bynes returned to her apartment as some point, where police reportedly spotted her throwing a glass bong out the window. She was later booked for criminal possession of pot, reckless endangerment, and tampering with evidence.

Bynes accused the arresting officers of sexually assaulting her, saying they slapped her gro...

The Next Victims On Amanda Bynes' 'Ugly' Twitter List: The Obamas

July 8th, 2013 2:07pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has added President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle to her growing list of people she finds ugly.

The troubled Bynes, who has grown increasingly erratic this year, has primarily used Twitter to defend herself from tabloid rumors (and criticize them for using old photos) and to call several people "ugly."

Apparently it was the Obamas' turn, because Bynes tweeted today, "Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are ugly!"

In the past, Bynes called Lance Bass, Drake, Rihanna and Miley Cyrus ugly. She took back her criticism of Miley after Miley responded, and Bynes later tweeted, "Mi...

Amanda Bynes Claims She Got Breast Implants And Had Them Removed

June 21st, 2013 3:07pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has revealed that she recently underwent another plastic surgery procedure, this time to have her breast implants removed.

In an email she sent to, the former teen star claims she had the initial surgery in May but she didn't like the way they felt and had them removed earlier this month.

“I got my breast implants removed,” the 27-year-old actress wrote. "They were uncomfortable… I prefer them out.”

While the star did post a few images of her chest to Twitter last month, she never mentioned having any other procedures done aside from her nose, which she says ...

Waka Flocka Flame To Produce Amanda Bynes' Album, Says She's 'Ready For The Rap World'

June 21st, 2013 2:00pm EDT
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It's actually  true - Amanda Bynes is making a rap album. But it's not with former Fugees star Wyclef Jean as previously reported. The actress' rapper friend Waka Flocka Flame is producing her disc, titled "Shots."

The troubled star recently announced that she wanted to start a singing career, and she reportedly signed a record deal with Brick Squad Monopoly.

Waka Flocka Flame told TMZ: "It's going to be crazy hot... She has it all together to me. She is cool as hell and ready for the rap world. I think she is going to kill the game."

The actress has made headlines over the past few mont...

Miley Cyrus, Kim Kardashian & More Stars Voted The Worst Celebrity Role Models

June 19th, 2013 5:00pm EDT
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A new survey names Miley Cyrus and Chris Brown as the worst celebrity role models for children.

The former "Hannah Montana" star, 19, earned 68 percent of parents' disapproval in the new poll from The singer/actress, who recently said that marijuana isn't that dangerous, no longer embodies a squeaky clean image - thus putting her in the number-one slot.

In the female version of the poll, Cyrus narrowly beat out Lindsay Lohan, who garnered 65 percent of the unpopularity vote. New mom Kim Kardashian, Amanda Bynes, and "Teen Mom" and aspiring XXX star Farrah Abraham rounde...

Amanda Bynes Spotted In Atlantic City Jacuzzi Over The Weekend, Says She Had Second Nose Job

June 18th, 2013 2:56pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has undergone more plastic surgery on her nose.

The troubled star spent the weekend in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and was spotted in the jacuzzi at the Revel Hotel, where she took a few photos with fans. She was wearing a large pair of dark sunglasses, which she explained on her Twitter page.

"I'm in between nose surgeries! My eyes are black and blue because my nose is broken! I can't wait for my nose to be done! I'll share pics!" she Tweeted.

Amanda was also spotted playing the slot machines by numerous people, but she denied them any photographs. She even freaked out on on...

Amanda Bynes Takes Back Her 'Ugly' Miley Cyrus Comment

June 14th, 2013 3:03pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has backtracked over the nasty comments she made about Miley Cyrus on her Twitter page earlier this week, when the troubled star branded Miley "ugly."

"Ur ugly @mileycyrus," Amanda wrote on Tuesday, including a photo of the singer at this year's Billboard Music Awards.

Miley brushed off the comment, saying she didn't "want to add any fuel to that fire," and calling Amanda's situation "sad."

"I was rooting for her comeback until she started attacking me," she said.

But now Amanda has taken it all back after Miley said she was pulling for her, praising the star's looks and ev...

Miley Cyrus Responds To Amanda Bynes Calling Her 'Ugly,' Says She Had Been 'Rooting For Her Comeback'

June 13th, 2013 8:47am EDT
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Amanda Bynes has been making a spectacle of herself these days, calling out other celebrities on Twitter and exhibiting bizarre behavior. Her latest target? Miley Cyrus.

Bynes tweeted on Tuesday: "Ur ugly @mileycyrus." She included a photo of Cyrus at the recent Billboard Music Awards.

A week ago, Bynes also posted a little something about Miley's fiance: "Liam Helmsworth (sic) is the most gorgeous man on the face of the earth other than Tanz Watson. FYi!"

Some have wondered whether Bynes' latest tweet is a publicity stunt. Or perhaps she's jealous of the former "Hannah Montana" star who...

Drake Bell Says Good Friend Amanda Bynes Is 'Totally There' Mentally

June 12th, 2013 11:52am EDT
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Former teen star Drake Bell has come to the defense of his friend Amanda Bynes over her recent mental health issues, saying that his pal is "healthy" and "good."

Bell, who co-starred with Bynes on three seasons of The Amanda Show, says he's been in touch with Amanda recently and there's nothing wrong with her.

"Amanda and I are close... I talk to her every day," he tells OK! Magazine. "She's a sweetheart. I had lunch with her yesterday, and she's brilliant. She's good, and she's healthy... She's in a place right now where she is searching. She's ready to be her own person, and do her own ...

Amanda Bynes's Parents Beginning To Fear The Worst For Their Daughter

June 7th, 2013 5:08pm EDT
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The parents of troubled star Amanda Bynes, along with friends and other family members of the former child star, are growing concerned and are beginning to fear the worst is yet to come.

Amanda's parents, Rick, 67, and Lynn, 65, are "extremely concerned," according to a source close to the family.

"Amanda went from perfectly normal to superparanoid and erratic" in the last few years, the source tells People magazine. "Everyone was worried she was going off the rails and wanted her to get help."

Two years ago the family staged an intervention, but Amanda "refused it all."

While a teen, t...

Watch Out Miley: Amanda Bynes Crushes On Liam Hemsworth, Bashes Former Obsession Drake

June 7th, 2013 1:11pm EDT
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Two and a half months after Amanda Bynes tweeted to the world that she wanted singer Drake to "murder my vagina," she's changed her mind, saying the rapper "has the ugliest smile, ugly gums uneven teeth [and] ugly eyes."

Amanda deleted the post shortly after, but referenced it shortly after.

"I won’t deny calling @drake ugly," she wrote after, also removing the message.

Now that her infatuation with Drake has ended, Amanda has her eyes set on another star -- Miley Cyrus' ex, Liam Hemsworth.

"Liam Helmsworth (sic) is the most gorgeous man on the face of the earth other than Tanz Watson. ...

Playboy Radio Asks Amanda Bynes To Co-Host Its Show

June 5th, 2013 12:00pm EDT
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Playboy Radio has offered Amanda Bynes a one-day gig as a co-host of its show. Bosses from the magazine's spin-off radio network want her on air to entertain listeners.

The producers tweeted on its official Playboy Radio Twitter page on Tuesday: "Seriously, Amanda - we want you to co-host our afternoon show for a day."

The actress has been making headlines over the past few months for her erratic behavior. In May after she reportedly chucked a bong outside her New York City apartment, she was arrested and charged with marijuana possession and reckless endangerment.

She was then reportedl...

Amanda Bynes Kicked Out Of Her New York City Apartment

June 3rd, 2013 9:26pm EDT
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Amanda Bynes has been kicked out of her New York City apartment following her arrest for allegedly smoking marijuana in the lobby of the Midtown Manhattan building two weeks ago.

The actress "was notified that she is no longer welcome as a tenant in the building in light of recent events," an insider tells In Touch

A moving crew showed up to Amanda's apartment "at 9 p.m. on Tuesday" (May 28) and moved all of her stuff out. "She is officially gone from the building," the insider says.

The following day, Amanda was spotted at the Sky Zone gym trampoline center in Buffalo, N.Y.,...