Britney Spears Drunk-Dials Her BabyDaddy

  • Britney Spears showed up for her video shoot 12 hours late — and only because she heard the record label was going to give her slot on set to a younger up-and-coming singer. Also, when Britney was out on her birthday, she called ex-husband Kevin Federline and "begged him to come out with her." Kevin reminded her that one of them needed to be a parent and take care of the kids, so Brit hung up on him. [Page Six]
  • And guess who is number one on the list of top ten Yahoo searches for 2007? Britney. Head shaving, rehab, umbrella attacks... She has had an amazing year. [Reuters]
  • A bag of "white powder" was seen in the trunk of Amy Winehouse's car. And she was visited by Pete Doherty at 4 a.m. Nothing good can come of this. [Daily Mail]
  • Looking at these pictures which document Amy's weight loss makes us sad. [Telegraph]
  • Blind item! "Which Oscar-winning star doesn't like to be reminded that she once waitressed at a swanky Midtown hotel restaurant? She went to cattle calls between meals." [Page Six]
  • Blind item! "Which female singer - who has had the same unlikely nose job as her brother - has a metal brace up her schnoz to keep it from collapsing? The device was noticed by a stylist who had bent down to lace her boots." [Gatecrasher]
  • Helena Bonham Carter on Sweeney Todd: "The first half of filming I wasn't pregnant, and the second half I was, and because we didn't shoot it in order, I start off with huge breasts and then I walk upstairs and suddenly I've got tangerines again. It's melons to tangerines." [Page Six]
  • The Sex And The City movie wrapped! We don't have to think about it again until it hits theaters. And DVD. And cable. [Rush & Molloy]
  • A caretaker at actress Tippi Hedren's Shambala Preserve was attacked by a 4-year-old Bengal tiger. The man suffered multiple scratches and one full bite to the neck. Kitty's pissed! [TMZ]
  • Ethan Hawke didn't leave Uma Thurman for the nanny — he started seeing the nanny after his divorce (and the woman was no longer the children's nanny). Phew? [MSNBC]
  • Actor Rupert Everett, 48, plans to have a double-headed eagle tattooed on the back of his head. "I think it's my mid-life crisis," he says. Uh, yeah. [Daily Express]
  • Nicole Richie and Joel Madden hosted a surprise baby shower for 100 expectant and new moms at the Los Angeles Free Clinic yesterday and handed out more than $200,000 worth of gifts. [People]