Scientology

Is Elvis' Daughter Tom Cruise's Answer To Leaving Scientology?

8/2/2015 10:11am EDT
Ex-Scientologist, Lisa Marie Presley, Reportedly Helping Tom Cru
Tom Cruise has an unlikely ace in the hole against the Church of Scientologist: Lisa Marie Presley.

Reportedly, Elvis' daughter, a former Scientologist, is helping the Top Gun actor reunite with his 9-year-old daughter, Suri, who, with her mom, Katie Holmes, are no longer affiliated with the controversial church.

According to the National Enquirer, Presley, 47, is a key driving force that could help Cruise skirt around a hardened rule among Scientology members who disconnect -- either voluntarily or involuntarily. Lisa Marie cut ties with Scientology religion in 2012 -- and it wasn't pret...
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Is John Travolta Gay?

7/31/2015 6:00am EDT
John Travolta Gay? Court Appearance Could Reveal Truth About Tra
Is John Travolta gay? That has been a going rumor for years, and the public may soon know the truth.

According to the National Enquirer, Travolta, 61, is being forced to go to court to testify in a case involving his (former) rumored lover, Doug Gotterba. The two men have been "locked in a legal battle" for the past two years, and a judge has ordered Travolta to testify according to the report.

"Kelly is beside herself with worry. John might have to answer under oath if he sexually prefers men over women," said a source. "John’s in major trouble. Being questioned under oath about Doug and...
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So This Is Why Leah Remini Left The Church Of Scientology

7/20/2015 8:25am EDT
Leah Remini
Why did Leah Remini leave the Church of Scientology after 30 years?

The former King Of Queens star is in the second season of her TLC reality TV show, Leah Remini: It's All Relative. Last week, with her mother, Vicki Marshall, at her side, Leah said her decision is largely based on keeping her family intact.

"I decided I didn't want to raise my daughter [Sophia] in the church because from what I've experienced and what I saw, the church becomes your everything. It becomes your mother, your father, your everything. You are dependent on the church."

Scientology centers on the principle...
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Kirstie Alley Lawsuit Drops 'Dark' Church Of Scientology Bombshell

7/14/2015 9:28am EDT
Report: Kirstie Alley Lawsuit Unravels Church Of Scientology's D
Kirstie Alley's lawsuit that involves an alleged Ponzi scheme has allegedly unveiled some dark secrets about the Church of Scientology.

During the discovery phase of the case, emails from Michelle Seward, Alley's insurance agent, and former Scientologist, alleged that the Church uses "black propaganda tactics" against perceived troublemakers.

Alley is a defendant in a suit that claims her company, Organic Liaison, was a shell business used to divert funds to the Scientology Church and its affiliates.

Writes Radar Online, Kirstie's weight loss company combines a clean diet with "organic a...
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Leah Remini Comments On Scientology Film

3/31/2015 9:40am EDT
Leah Remini
Scientology is kind of an "all or nothing" thing. Either you're a proud follower of Dianetics, or you'd prefer to have all traces of Scientology purged from history forever. It's pretty intense.

And former Scientologist Leah Remini just shored up her position on the "anti" side of things. The HBO documentary "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" aired on Sunday night, and Remini was right there along with it, tweeting her support of the film and its anti-Scientologist stance.

"Thank you to the brave who did something about it. And to those who didn't have a voice, you do now...
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Did Tom Cruise And The Church Of Scientology Tap Nicole Kidman's Phone Lines?

1/27/2015 7:37am EST
Did Tom Cruise And The Church Of Scientology Tap Nicole Kidman's
On Sunday, the Sundance Film Festival hosted the premiere of "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief," a new documentary about Scientologists from filmmaker Alex Gibney.

And according to those who saw "Going Clear" at the festival, the film has revealed startling new information about Scientology, and just how deeply it cuts into the entertainment industry.

It's so much more horrible than you'd think.

For one, the film claims that the Church was not a fan of Tom Cruise's wife Nicole Kidman (her father is a psychiatrist, and psychiatrists are the enemy), and at Cruise's request...
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HBO Preps Bombshell Scientology Documentary 'Going Clear'

11/26/2014 2:00pm EST
HBO Documentary 'Going Clear' Takes On Scientology
HBO is forging ahead with a documentary that will take a deeper look at the Church of Scientology and its influence in Hollywood titled "Going Clear."

The documentary is based on author Lawrence Wright's book "Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief."

The book takes a look at the seperation of Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis, a longtime and high-ranking Scientology Church member from the organization in 2009.

Rolling Stone reported that the cable channel is "expecting such a blowback from the Church that they have already hired a large legal team in anticipatio...
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7 Celebrities Who Like Scientology A Little Too Much

6/4/2014 3:00pm EDT
7 Celebrities Who Like Scientology A Little Too Much
When former King of Queens star Leah Remini went on the Ellen Degeneres Show last week, she used it as an opportunity to clearly state that she believes she is better off since leaving the "religion" of Scientology last summer.

The now Xenu-free Remini stated that she and her family have found "new ways to reconnect" and that leaving the religion "has really brought us closer together."

While we're happy for Remini, but we can't help but hope that some other famous celebrities would follow her example.

Here are 7 Famous Stars Who Are A Little Too Into Scientology.

Tom Cruise

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10 Craziest Celebrity Rants Caught On Tape

4/23/2014 3:00pm EDT
10 Craziest Celebrity Rants Caught On Tape
Celebrities often live in a manner that most of us can only dream about. We read the gossip columns because we often envy the good life that we see on these pages.

But there is of course a darker side to our celebrity worship. Sometimes the stars we look up to and want to emulate have a bad day at the office, just like the rest of us. It is these moments that are often the most entertaining for many star watchers, because it reveals that our favorite untouchable big shot is human after all.

Here are 10 of the craziest celebrity rants ever caught on tape.

Alec Baldwin's Voicemail Mess...
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Leah Remini Lost Friends After Leaving The Church Of Scientology

9/10/2013 8:25am EDT
Leah Remini
After leaving the Church of Scientology, Leah Remini was forced to cut ties with several friends. In July, the former "King Of Queens" star announced she was quitting the controversial organization after being a member for nearly 30 years.

The actress revealed she had become uncomfortable with some of the church's practices and told Ellen DeGeneres on Monday that one of the worst parts about the split was losing some of her life-long friends.

She explained, "Over time, my eyes opened, and I just could no longer be affiliated with the organization, and my family felt the same, so we left. ...
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