The Ronsons Want Lindsay Restrained; Jessica Simpson Dropped From Label

  • Samantha Ronson's family is seeking a restraining order against Lindsay Lohan, and confirming some of the troubling rumors about Lindsay's habits.
  • Samantha's mom, Ann Dexter-Jones says Lindsay "was doing drugs" in her hotel room at Chateau Marmont this weekend. "She cuts herself too," Ann continued. "She is a cutter!" Sister Charlotte Ronson complained about Lindsay trying to get into her party and followed the family to the hotel and booked the room below them. "She does these things to get attention," said Charlotte. [OK]
  • Sources say Lindsay is "devastated" about the restraining order. She has been crying uncontrollably and people close to her say they're worried she "might lash out." [TMZ]
  • Lindsay tried to deal by doing what any young woman would do after a breakup: Going out clubbing with her mom. [Perez Hilton]
  • Samantha Ronson went to Las Vegas alone for a DJ set last night. If you don't believe they are broken up, TMZ has provided riveting video of Sam walking alone. [TMZ]
  • But, a source insists Ronson and Lohan "are totally communicating. [People]
  • Looks like Jessica Simpson's record label wasn't too happy about her forgetting the lyrics to her songs - she's been dropped. [Perez Hilton]
  • Jessica Simpson's rep confirms that she is no longer on country label Sony Nashville, but says she's still with Epic, the record company she released her pop albums with. "She was on loan to Sony Nashville for her country album," says her rep, adding that Jess "is and has always been an Epic artist. She continues to be on Epic's label."[People]
  • When Rihanna's dad heard that Chris Brown pled guilty in court, he said "needs to stop being in denial" about what he did. "So what happened? Somebody else did this to Rihanna then?" said Ronald Fenty. "I just would like to see justice go in the right direction." [Us]
  • Coldplay has filed court papers denying guitarist Joe Satriani's claim that they plagiarized one of his songs to create "Viva la Vida." They say Satriani's song "lacks originality" so it's not eligible for copyright protection and that any similarity is coincidental. [E!]
  • Aspiring singer Leighton Meester has leaked a new song Heidi Montag-style. You can listen to Blair Bear's singing voice here: [Perez Hilton]
  • As mentioned earlier, Nadya Suleman has a reality show in the works that will focus on her octuplets and "will also be following Nadya Suleman as she attempts to find a person to have a relationship with." There's still no word on what network will pick up the warped reality show. [Perez Hilton]
  • Howard K. Stern and psychologist Khristine Eroshevich were supposed to be arraigned today in the Anna Nicole Smith drug case, but the court date has been postponed to May 13. [TMZ]
  • People desperately want Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart to be together. If you are one of them, check out this intricate analysis of what time each left a hotel over the weekend. [E!]
  • The Pet Shop Boys will release their 10th album, Yes in the U.S. on April 21. "We thought that 'Yes' just kind of summed up the theme of the album. It's a positive, upbeat, euphoric pop album," keyboardist Chris Lowe said. "It's almost an answer to the question, 'Is that the Pet Shop Boys?' 'Yes!'" [CNN]
  • "I am often aware of how much harder it is for young women in Hollywood today ... I am so relieved and feel so privileged that I am beyond that." - Julia Roberts. [AFP]
  • Charlie Sheen's baby, Max Sheen, has been released from the hospital. The twin was in the hospital for the past three weeks because of issues related to his low birth weight. "Premature babies are often underweight. Max made weight and went home," said Sheen's rep. [People]
  • Following his arrest this weekend, Redmond O'Neal, the son of Ryan O'Nealand Farrah Fawcett, was charged with a felony count of drug possession today. [TMZ]
  • Farrah Fawcett's doctor says she is expected to leave this hospital in a few days, and that she has been a particularly great patient. "All people who face cancer are brave," says Dr. Lawrence Piro, "but Farrah has been especially brave because she has had to battle two burdens at the same time. One is the burden of cancer. The other is the burden of going through the cancer in a very public way. Throughout, Farrah has used something which is a masterful gift of hers, and that's her humor. And positive thinking." [People]
  • Nicholas Cage has sold his German castle. "Due to the difficult economic situation, unfortunately, I was no longer able to keep it," he said. [Yahoo]
  • Diane Keaton will star opposite Harrison Ford in a movie about feuding morning news anchors. [Daily Variety]
  • Four of the girls expelled from Oprah Winfrey's Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa on sexual harassment charges say they were locked in their dorm rooms for days with guards outside before being expelled. One is talking to the tabloids and says, "If they say I was touching other learners, it's true ... No one complained to me about it. Obviously if you touch someone, if they are uncomfortable, they will tell you." [Perez Hilton]
  • Drew Barrymore says she didn't lose weight while filming Grey Gardens intentionally. "I got really thin while I was making the movie because I was so fraught with anxiety," said Barrymore. "I couldn't eat for a while." [E!]
  • Drew also says that she wants to focus more on dramatic roles now. "I'm in my thirties now, and I really want to try all the things that I haven't gotten to do yet, like directing, and doing a drama," said Drew. "I've produced and gotten to do a lot of optimistic love stories, and that was so where I was at for 10 years in my life. And now I feel like, 'Okay, now I know how to do that. I wanted to get scared again.'" [People]
  • Gwyneth Paltrow and her trainer Tracy Anderson are having a hard time getting people to sign up for their $900-per-month gym, and now Anderson is holding two classes at a Marriott. [The Observer]
  • Julianne Hough is leaving Dancing With The Stars next season. "I wasn't planning to come back this season because I wanted to focus on my music," Hough said. "But I went back and it's been so much fun to dance with my good friend who happens to be my boyfriend." [Fox News]
  • Hugh Jackman Tweeted: "Having lunch on the harbor [sic] across from the Opera Center. Loving life!" But the landmark in his hometown of Sydney is actually the Opera House. [The Sydney Morning Herald]
  • Sienna Miller is making her Broadway debut this fall in the play "After Miss Julie." She says: "I'm scared obviously but really excited ... If you want to be an actress you think about opening on Broadway." [Reuters]
  • Kim Kardashian may be the butt of Eminem's jokes, but she says she doesn't mind. "I just saw Eminem's new video for "We Made You" and he totally spoofs me!!" Kardashian wrote on her blog. "It was a total surprise to me because I had no idea he was going to talk about me in the song ... I think this video is so funny! I am a huge Eminem fan and find it flattering that he would rap about me ... He's a bit harsh about some other celebrities, but you just have to let it go and have a sense of humor." [People]