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Celebrity Birthdays - April 16, 2014

April 16th, 2014 3:00am EDT
Martin Lawrence
Happy Birthday to:

Actor Martin Lawrence (1965)

Actress Lorraine Nicholson (1990)

Actress, model, & former Miss Universe Lara Dutta (1978)

Supermodel Alek Wek (1977)

Actress Kelli O'Hara (1976)

Actor Lukas Haas (1976)

Actor Sean Maher (1975)

Actress Valarie Rae Miller (1974)

Tejano singer Selena (1971; d. 1995)

Actor Peter Billingsley (1971)

Actor Max Beesley (1971)

Actor Jon Cryer (1965)

Midnight Oil singer Peter Garrett (1953)

Voice actor Billy West (1952)

Actress Ellen Barkin (1954)

British musician Gerry Rafferty (1947; d. 2011)

Los Angeles Lakers legend / Actor Kareem ...

Dina Lohan Pleads Guilty In DWI Case, Will Serve 100 Hours Of Community Service

April 15th, 2014 11:29pm EDT
Dina Lohan
Lindsay Lohan's mom Dina has agreed to plead guilty over her DWI arrest last September.

Lohan will serve 100 hours of community service, lose her license and have an interlock device installed in her car. She'll also have to attend a mandatory classes on drinking and driving, attend a victim impact panel and pay thousands in fines and court fees, along with her lawyer's fees.

Dina was busted in Long Island for speeding last September and failed a field sobriety test. She reportedly had a blood alcohol content level of twice the legal limit of 0.08.

According to TMZ.com, she'll be formall...

Miley Cyrus Rushed To Hospital In Kansas City

April 15th, 2014 11:10pm EDT
Miley Cyrus hospitalized
Miley Cyrus was forced to cancel her Tuesday night show at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri after she had a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics and had to be hospitalized.

The 21-year-old singer's latest stop on her "Bangerz" tour, at the Sprint Center in K.C., is the second concert Miley has canceled in just over a week. Last Monday night she had to cancel her show in Charlotte, North Carolina because of the flu.

According to TMZ.com, Miley was already at the arena and getting ready for her show when the sudden reaction happened; and an insider at the site said she was spot...

AC/DC Retirement Rumors May Be Exaggerated, According To Report

April 15th, 2014 10:57pm EDT
AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young
Tuesday afternoon rumors spread like wildfire that Australian rockers AC/DC were calling it quits.

Aussie radio station 3AW spoke with entertainment commentator Peter Ford Tuesday morning, and Ford explained that the band may never "perform or record ever again" because guitarist Malcolm Young could no longer perform. Ford said that Young had returned to live in Australia with his family, and hinted at a possible illness.

"He is believed to be unable to continue playing, " a report from the Sydney Morning Herald said, "although there has not been any explanation why.

But insiders told Bi...

Hot Pics: Candice Swanepoel And Adriana Lima Announce Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Is Headed To London

April 15th, 2014 9:41pm EDT
Hot Pics: Candice Swanepoel And Adriana Lima Announce Victoria's
Candice Swanepoel and Adriana Lima showed their sexy curves at the Victoria's Secret store on London's Bond Street Tuesday morning.

The two stunners, along with the company's marketing director, Ed Razek, were on hand to announce that the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show would take place in the city this year, moving 'across the pond' from New York City.

"We're pretty excited to be here today because we have this great announcement to make," Adriana said in a press conference. "The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is the biggest fashion event in the world, for sure, and we're very prou...

Taylor Swift Surprises Fan By Showing Up For Her Bridal Shower

April 15th, 2014 7:52pm EDT
Taylor Swift crashes a wedding shower
Taylor Swift might be the awesomest star of all when it comes to what she does for her fans.

The singer, who recently spent five hours visiting the Hasbro Childrens Hospital in Rhode Island, continued her long string of good deeds by showing up to superfan Gena Gabrielle's wedding shower in Ohio over the weekend.

She even brought a gift.

"I was going to say I had no idea Taylor was coming it was a complete surprise. She's an incredible person and amazing friend," Gena wrote on her Twitter after the bridal shower.

Gena told the "Today Show" that Taylor planned her appearance with her man...

Brandy Ends Calls Off Engagement With Ryan Press

April 15th, 2014 6:03pm EDT
Singer Brandy has called off her engagement to Ryan Press after nearly a year and a half.

Rumors began back in February something was amiss between the two after Brandy was spotted without her engagement ring at the 45th NAACP Non-Televised Awards and her birthday party. Now it's been confirmed the couple have split.

A representative for Brandy said in a statement, "They are no longer together. The engagement is off, but the friendship is still on. They decided to take a step back and reevaluate the relationship. Brandy is 35 now—that's what her whole #35 on Twitter is about, becoming her...

Graham Norton Pranks Emma Stone With Spice Girls Reunion

April 15th, 2014 4:03pm EDT
PR Photos
Emma Stone has been asked about her Spice Girls fandom quite a bit while she tours around the world promoting her upcoming film Amazing Spider-Man 2 – so talk show host Graham Norton had to pull a Spice Girls-themed prank on her.

"I feel like I've been talking more about the Spice Girls on this press tour than I have about the movie," Stone told Norton during her appearance on the show. Of course, co-stars Jamie Foxx and Andrew Garfield were there as well.

Norton brought up the recent story from Australia, where Stone wept while listening to Mel B.'s message for her. "You understand in th...

AC/DC's future in doubt as retirement rumors grow

April 15th, 2014 3:46pm EDT
AC/DC's future in doubt as retirement rumors grow
Speculation is growing over the future of rock legends AC/DC amid a swirl of rumours suggesting the band is on the verge of retirement.

The Back In Black hitmakers hit headlines in their native Australia on Tuesday when unconfirmed reports from Down Under pointed towards a possible split.

The rumours come just weeks after frontman Brian Johnson revealed the group has been keeping a low profile in recent months due to health problems affecting one of the bandmembers.

He told Florida radio station 98.7 The Gater in February , "One of our boys was pretty ill, so we didn't like to say anyth...

Hilary Duff To Star In TV Land Series 'Younger'

April 15th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff has joined the cast of the upcoming sitcom "Younger," which will premiere on TV Land next fall. The series also stars Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, and Miriam Shor.

Foster will play a 40-year-old single mother who befriends 20-something Kelsey, played by Duff.

Darren Star ("Sex and the City") will write, produce and direct the series, which will be shot in New York.

Duff has made several cameos on television in the past few years but hasn't had a full-time role on the small screen since "Lizzie McGuire" ended in 2004.

The actress made news in January after splitting with her hu...