Joan Rivers Remembered

September 14th, 2014 8:57am EDT
Joan Rivers People Magazine obit
Joan Rivers joked that she always wanted an A-list send-off. Her memorial on Sept. 7 in Manhattan did not disappoint. This week's issue of PEOPLE celebrates the amazing life of the legendary comedian, who died at 81 following complications from a surgical procedure.

Three days after her death, Joan's celebrity friends gathered at Temple Emanu-El for a ceremony that brought both tears and howls from the star-studded crowd.

The music was the finest Broadway could offer, with solos from Hugh Jackman and Audra McDonald, plus the Gay Men's Chorus. Credit goes to Joan's only child, Melissa, 46,...

Happy Birthday!

September 14th, 2014 7:00am EDT
Happy Birthday to:

Rapper Nas (1973)

Big Time Rush star Logan Henderson (1989)

Actor Christian Cooke (1987)

SingerAlex Clare (1985)

Actor Adam Lamberg (1984)

Singer Amy Winehouse (1983; d. 201511)

Former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts (1981)

TV personality Katie Lee (1981)

Country singer Danielle Peck (1978)

Model Carmen Kass (1978)

Actor Jonathan Liebesman (1976)

Actor Andrew Lincoln (1973)

Actress Kimberly Williams (1971)

Actress Michelle Stafford (1968)

Actor Dan Cortese (1967)

Actress Faith Ford (1964)

Actor Tony Becker (1963)

Actress Martina Gedeck (1961)

Actor Callum ...

Kate Hudson Talks Her Dream Co-Stars, Love Of Dirty Martinis & More In Women's Health

September 13th, 2014 9:00pm EDT
Kate Hudson
Kate Hudson isn't a big drinker, but now and then she likes to kick back and relax with a dity martini.

She tells the latest issue of Women's Health: "I’m going to reveal myself here. I don’t drink a lot, but I like a drink. But I love a dirty martini. I make wine. I don’t make the wine, but I blend the wines...And another drink that I sometimes get on board with is tequila, tonic, and line. It’s really interesting, good, and you can order it anywhere. It’s super refreshing and wakes you up. Scotch on the rocks."

The actress, who is known for films such as "Almost Famous," "How To Lose A ...

Our Favorite Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon Moments

September 13th, 2014 7:00pm EDT
Our Favorite Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon Moments
While most people who watched this week's announcement by Apple of the new iPhone 6 are talking about the new device's bigger screen size and other tech specs, we here at Starpulse were most entertained by a couple of ads the Cupertino-based company unveiled during the presentation. After the first ad, featuring two people humming the theme to 2001: A Space Odyssey while holding the new phones was played, Apple CEO Tim Cook asked the crowd if they who knew who the off-camera singers were. Cracking a big smile on his face, he said "Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon!"

The unexpected celeb...

Nicki Minaj Blocked From Making Appearance At Her High School

September 13th, 2014 5:08pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Blocked From Making Appearance At Her High School
Sorry, Nicki. Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School doesn't want you walking its halls again. Rapper Nicki Minaj offered to make a special appearance at her Alma Mater in New York, but the principal denied her request.

The singer was saddend by the response. She wrote on Twitter on Thursday: "I wanted to go back to my HS and speak to the students but the new principal declined. No need for me to inspire them, I guess. Smh (shake my head)".

She added, "That school changed my life and I wanted to pay it forward to the students there now. I was really looking forward to it."

Fans came out in dr...

10 Reasons Why Miley Cyrus Is A Hot Mess!

September 13th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
10 Reasons Why Miley Cyrus Is A Hot Mess!
Keeping it short and sweet, if one were to search for the words crazy, ludicrous, or insane in the dictionary, likely, a picture of Miley Cyrus would serve as an example. Hey, you could even throw twerking onto that list! Yes, Ms. Cyrus is nothing short of ‘something else,’ whatever that may be. The behavior that has traveled along the pop star over the last year-plus is, well, nuts. To each his own, but this list has 10 convincing reasons why Miley Cyrus is a mess. Strike that – why Miley Cyrus is a ‘hot’ mess!


Miley Cyrus took one gargantuan leap of faith dropping an a...

Disney Announces Plans For 'Frozen' Attraction At Epcot

September 13th, 2014 3:06pm EDT
A "Frozen" attraction is coming to Walt Disney World. Epcot will host what's sure to be one of the park's must-see spots. Thomas O. Staggs, chairman of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, revealed the news on his blog on Friday.

He wrote: "When Walt Disney promised that Disneyland would never be completed, so long as there is imagination left in the world, he made a promise to our guests that we take seriously at all our locations around the world. This year, one particular product of imagination — Disney Animation’s blockbuster hit “Frozen” — captured the hearts and minds of people around the wo...

Rumor Patrol: Joan Rivers Fortune Goes To The Dogs, David Beckham’s Tattoo Professes Love For Beyonce & More!

September 13th, 2014 2:03pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Joan Rivers Fortune Goes To The Dogs, David Beckha
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Joan Rivers Fortune Goes To The Dogs!: Joan Rivers made sure that upon her passing, daughter Melissa and grandson Cooper would be provided for. But, she also made special provisions for the care of her four beloved rescue dogs. How much did she leave her "babies"?

Verdict: Unbelievably True!: Joan’s goddaughter Tracie Hotchner told the Daily Mail that the iconic comedienne left “clear provisions” for ...

Pia Zadora Seriously Injured In Golf Cart Accident

September 13th, 2014 12:32pm EDT
Pia Zadora Seriously Injured In Golf Cart Accident
Pia Zadora was seriously injured in Las Vegas on Friday when she was thrown from a golf cart being driven by her teenage son. The actress and singer, 60, sustained a head injury and broken ankle.

Manager Brian Panella told NBC News: “It was an inadvertent golf cart accident. Her son was driving and he took a rather hard turn and she was tossed out of the golf cart.”

Zadora is currently recovering at Las Vegas University Medical Center. Doctors initially feared the star bruised her brain, but they are confident she will heal.

Panella added: “She has a teenage son of driving age who needs...

'Intruders' Star James Frain On The 'Compulsive And Original' Series

September 13th, 2014 12:04pm EDT
'Intruders' Star James Frain On The 'Compulsive And Original' Se
Remember that time James Frain got killed by act of Jack Bauer on 24? Well, now it's his turn to be the guy with the gun. On BBC America's original series Intruders, James plays Richard Shepherd, who's hot on the trail of the titular characters who jump into other people's bodies, and whose failure to kill one of them is going to bite everyone in the behind. We connected with James this week to ask him about his intriguing role before tonight's new episode of Intruders.

"A good script always stands out, whatever genre," said James, whose other TV credits include The White Queen, True Blood...