Amanda Bynes Not Getting Married, Tricked Into Psychiatric Hold Instead

Just when we were all hoping that Amanda Bynes was doing better (despite the strange behavior, mysterious twitters and threats to sue the tabloids), her life has taken another devastating turn. TMZ reports that Bynes' parents and Sam Lutfi have tricked the troubled star into into a psychiatric hold. » 10/11/14 11:35am 10/11/14 11:35am

Taylor Swift and Conor Kennedy Split, Rain Falls on the Grassy Knoll of…

Next time you're in a Walgreens or a Duane Reade and you see that bizarre Taylor Swift display with the swag and the CDs and shit, offer your condolences to her 2-dimensional cardboard likeness, for she and Conor Kennedy are no more. Apparently the two "quietly parted ways awhile ago" and "it was a distance thing."… » 10/26/12 9:00am 10/26/12 9:00am

The Kurt and Courtney Musical Will Either Be Awesome or a Total Disaster

During the Lufti/Spears trial, Sam Lufti let this slip: "[Courtney Love and I] are currently working on a possible motion picture or Broadway musical based on the Nirvana catalogue, based on her life and Kurt Cobain's." However, because Lufti is skeezier than the stuff that falls between the wall and your bed and… » 10/25/12 9:00am 10/25/12 9:00am

Shocker: Lindsay Lohan Forgets to Show Up for Work on The Canyons

Fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly, Lindsay Lohan's gotta blow off her obligations on the set of every single movie she's worked on for the last five years. In other words, if you play with fire, fire is probably gonna do drugs and drink Red Bull all night and wake up at 4 PM in a bed at the Four Seasons, trying to… » 10/19/12 9:00am 10/19/12 9:00am

Britney Spears Had a Major Meth Problem, Alleges Former Manager, and…

Well, this Sam Lufti vs. Britney Spears defamation trial certainly wasted no time in becoming a hideous bloodbath. Lufti alleges—via his lawyer Joseph Schleimer (ACTUAL LAWYER NAME)—that Spears was an out-of-control methamphetamine and prescription amphetamine addict who resisted his heroic attempts to get her clean.… » 10/18/12 8:55pm 10/18/12 8:55pm

Britney Wins MTV Award For Just Showing Up, Not Tripping

  • Britney showed up at the MTV awards. And talked. And somehow won a few. Then Russell Brand made jokes about promise rings and George Bush. [E!]
  • Jordin Sparks defended purity rings and some people in the crowd cheered. MTV used to be edgy and subversive, right? [People]
  • Schlocky tabloid paper News Of The World is…
  • » 9/08/08 9:00am 9/08/08 9:00am

Lutfi-ngali Scarier Than Anyone Honestly Thought

Sam Lutfi's never exactly seemed like a stand-up guy in Britney's fucked-up life, but at least he wasn't one of the ones who was sleeping with her and never seemed to let her drive. Well, it turns out he might've been the worst of the worst. According to documents filed by Lynne Spears (and released this afternoon) in… » 2/05/08 5:15pm 2/05/08 5:15pm

Today In Tabloids: TomKat May or May Not Split, Britney Snorts, L.C.…

It's Wednesday, which means stacks of freshly minted tabloid goodness arrive at your local newsstand. Jess here, filling in for Dodai (who is filling in for Anna) and wading through two TomKat covers (OK! says they make it work, Star says they're torn apart), more Britney pregnancy rumors, a possible Brangelina… » 10/31/07 1:30pm 10/31/07 1:30pm