Month: April 2009

Dennis Rodman Looses Butt-Slap Lawsuit

On Tuesday (Apr. 28) a Las Vegas judge ruled in favor of a woman who sued former NBA player and sometimes reality TV star Dennis Rodman for smacking her backside. 28-year-old Sara…

Snoop Dogg in Court for 2005 Concert Beat Down

Snoop Dogg is a defendant in a civil trial that began on Friday (Apr. 24) in which he is accused of beating a man during a Seattle concert in 2005. Plaintive in…

Rodriguez Rebooting Predator franchise

Speaking at a conference about the Texas film incentive program, director Robert Rodriguez announced plans to remake the 1987 sci-fi classic, “Predator.” Details are at this point scarce, but the “Sin City”…

Jamie Foxx Sued by Would-Be Brain Surgeon

A neuroscientist moonlighting as a bartender filed a lawsuit against Jamie Foxx claiming injuries he suffered at a 2007 event has altered his life. William Presler was hired by Hollywood nightclub Social…

Lawyer Ditching C-Murder as Murder Retrial Nears

The attorney representing C-Murder, Corey Miller, in his upcoming murder retrial is quitting the case amid charges that the once-convicted rapper owes thousands of dollars in legal bills. In a recent court…

Judge Declares Britney Spears Unfit To Testify in Court

On Tuesday (Apr. 21) Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Akiva Bobb upheld a ruling that states Britney Spears isn’t mentally fit to make her own legal decisions. The judge’s declaration was in…

ESPN's Stephen A. Smith Calls It Quits

Sports reporter Stephen A. Smith, who over the last few years has become a fixture at ESPN, is parting ways with the cable sports channel. Broadcasting the news via Twitter Smith told…

Will Smith Producing Cop Drama for Sci Fi Channel

The Sci Fi Channel has picked up a crime drama from Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment. “Unfinished Business,” produced by Overbrook, with Smith, James Lassiter and Ken Stovitz sharing executive producer duties, follows…

Antwon Tanner Pleads Not Guilty in I.D. Fraud Case

Antwon Tanner, who stars on the CW’s “One Tree Hill,” turned himself in to federal authorities on Thursday (April 16) in connection with an identity fraud case. The actor, who’s made numerous…

Nate Dogg Dodges Bullet as Stalking Case is Dismissed

Nate Dogg is breathing a sigh of relief after prosecutors decided not to move forward with his stalking case. Nate Dogg, born Nathaniel Hale, was arrested in June 2008 after his estranged…

Chris Brown Professes Innocents in Assault Case

Troubled singer Chris Brown pled not guilty to beating his girlfriend Rihanna yesterday (April 6) before a judge in Los Angeles. The 19-year-old up-until-now popular Pop singer was arraigned on charges of…

Jimmy Fallon Booted From Pizza Parlor

A New York pizza shop gave “Late Night” host Jimmy Fallon the cold shoulder over the weekend when he attempted to dine with family members. Fallon, who took over hosting duties on…