Jessica's Latest Hookup Was Publicity Stunt; Amy Adams Has Baby GirlS

  • Jessica Simpson was linked to Hurt Locker star Jeremy Renner after they spoke to each other at an Oscars party and were spotted entering the same hotel, but he reportedly told his real girlfriend that it's all a publicity stunt.
  • "Jeremy has actually been dating a New York-based blonde who isn't Jessica on and off for the past few months," says a source. "She asked Jeremy when the story about him and Jessica came out and he said they were just friends and that it was just for publicity." So stars leak stories just to stay in the tabloids? Inconceivable! [Radar]
  • Lindsay Lohan stumbled and fell on her way out of a party in Cannes. [TMZ]
  • Charlie Sheen is still haggling with Warner Bros. over whether he'll return to Two And A Half Men. He's reportedly asking for more than $2 million per episode. [TMZ]
  • When Meredith Viera landed in LAX yesterday the paparazzi were there to interrogate her about Matt Lauer's alleged affair. She said, "As far as I know, Matt's very happy," and when asked if she's the other woman she replied, "My life is way too boring." [TMZ]
  • Know any drug-addled D-listers looking to get sober? If so, contact Celebrity Rehab ASAP — no one's signed on for the next season and they're desperate! [TMZ]
  • Amy Adams has given birth to a healthy baby girl — no word on the name yet. [Radar]
  • Drew Lachey's wife Lea gave birth to their second child, son Hudson Nicholas Lachey. [People]
  • Unsolicited Uterus Update: Lily Allen Tweeted today, "I'm not pregnant, FYI." [People]
  • Pedro Almodóvar says Jessica Biel will star in the Broadway musical adaptation of his film Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown in the fall. [NYT]
  • Alexander Skarsgard took girlfriend Kate Bosworth home to Stockholm to meet his friends and family. "They looked so happy together," says and eyewitness. "Kate was rubbing Alex's back and looking up at him affectionately. You can definitely tell they're in love." [E!]
  • Reese Witherspoon and Robert Pattinson are both dating other people, but they're about to start filming a movie together, so clearly they're about to get it on. [Radar]
  • Sarah Jessica Parker teased Kristin Davis about getting sick while they were shooting SATC 2: Rise of the Manolos. Does this mean we're in for another pants shitting scene? [Us]
  • Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino's brother claims "A spin off reality show is in the works that would capture The Situation's life with his family and his blossoming business," which apparently includes an upcoming book, clothing line, and cologne. [Radar]
  • Lisa Marie Presley thanked a florist who sent 1,500 sunflowers to Michael Jackson's grave... by sending him a bouquet of flowers. [TMZ]
  • Ugh, so sad: While John Travolta was at an airport in Maine, "someone who is not a family member" took his two dogs for a walk and they were accidentally hit and killed by an airport service truck. [TMZ]
  • Despite protests from religious conservatives, Elton John will headline Morocco's biggest music festival. "Elton John is one of the best artists in the world. He is great and extraordinary when he appears on stage. That's why we invite him and welcome him to the Mawazine festival," said the festival director. "The private life of a singer is not our business. We do not invite singers and artists after assessing their private lives." [Reuters]
  • More tragic effects from that Icelandic volcano: Kim Kardashian was separated from her makeup team when her flight to Morocco was grounded after her "glam squad" left on an earlier flight. [People]
  • The government has filed a motion requesting that items belonging to Raffaello Follieri become property of the U.S., including jewelry he gave Anne Hathaway while they were dating. She had a chance to claim them and failed to do so. Now they'll probably be auctioned. [Radar]
  • Apparently Miss USA officials are investigating whether newly-crowned winner Rima Fakih violated the rules by a participating in a "Stripper 101" competition years ago. A Detroit radio host says pageant officials called and "asked for any unreleased photos that we have. We do have a few, but we're not sending them out. When we asked if everything was ok and if it would affect her crown, they said they couldn't make a comment on that right now." [Radar]
  • Elizabeth Hurley says of her son Damian's relationship with his step-dad, "Damian calls him daddy. He knows he's not his blood father. He'll sometimes forget, though, and say, 'Tell me again why dad's brown and we're so white.' And I'll say, 'He's not blood, remember.' And he'll say, 'Yes, I knew that.'" [Daily Express]
  • Kelly Killoren Bensimon declared on her Facebook page that she'll be deleting her account by the end of the week after receiving negative comments. She wrote, "So for those who wish to stay a fan please go to my fanpage. And for those who choose not to…all the best. Please don't follow me on Twitter and Facebook, it's not good for you to waste time, with people you dislike…and end up getting blocked or deleted from my web team." [Ok]
  • "I'm pretty comfortable with my body," says Kate Hudson. "I'm imperfect. The imperfections are there. People are going to see them, but I take the view you only live once." [Us]
  • Josh Duhamel says of his marriage to Fergie, "(The love) ebbs and flows. Fergs and I have been together for six years and our relationship has changed so much. I mean, the first three months, well, there's nothing like it! But, after six years, our marriage is stronger than ever, and it can get even better... I believe in love, for sure. I don't think there's any doubt that love is real, but there are different levels." [Daily Express]