December 3rd

Dec 03, 2012 -- 8:06am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Saturday, Kansas City Chiefs linebacker JOVAN BELCHER fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend after an argument at their home, then drove to the team's practice facility, thanked the GM and the coach, and SHOT HIMSELF in front of them.

A 30-year-old groundskeeper committed suicide this weekend at the Cleveland Browns' training facility in Berea, Ohio.  Eric Euker's body was found hanging in a storage shed on Saturday morning.The team issued a statement saying, quote, "This is a terrible tragedy and our heartfelt condolences go out to Eric’s family.  Eric was a good friend and colleague, and an outstanding employee.  He will be missed by everyone in the Cleveland Browns organization."

MIKE TYSON says that he and ROBIN GIVENS continued to have sex even during their divorce.  But one day he went to her house and found that BRAD PITT was already taking care of that business.  Tyson says, quote, "I was mad as hell.  I was going to . . . you should have saw his face when he saw me." On a related note, Tyson says he was high on cocaine when he shot "The Hangover" . . . but the rest of the cast took care of him. He says, "They had to know I was messed up.  I couldn't talk.  I had the cocaine talk . . . So those guys are just beautiful people.   They had my back, and I appreciate that and stuff, then they asked me to come back [for the sequel]."

In June of 2011, CRYSTAL HARRIS bailed on HUGH HEFNER five days before their wedding.  But Hugh took her back earlier this year . . . and now, they're engaged again. TMZ says they're getting married at the Playboy Mansion on New Year's Eve.

MARIO LOPEZ and COURTNEY MAZZA got married Saturday in Punta Mita, Mexico . . . at an estate owned by "Girls Gone Wild" scumbag JOE FRANCIS.  EVA LONGORIA was among the guests. The wedding is being turned into a two-hour special that'll air next Saturday on TLC. Mario and Courtney met in 2008.  They have a 2-year-old daughter named Gia.  Over the summer, Mario told "People" magazine she was going to be one of their flower girls.)

Security footage from a Sacramento Target store shows comedian KATT WILLIAMS slapping a male cashier across the face last Sunday.  There's no word why he did it, because there's no sound on the video.  But after he hit the guy, Katt wheeled away on a motorized scooter.  Earlier in the day, Katt led police on a high-speed chase on a three-wheeled motorcycle.  Cops didn't catch him, but they filed a charge of felony evasion against him.

KIM KARDASHIAN was in Bahrain Saturday for the opening of a Millions of Milkshakes store.  About 50 hardline Islamic protesters greeted her . . . and were greeted themselves by police with TEAR GAS.  Despite the protest, though, thousands of fans showed up.

 

 

 

 

BRAD PITT'S new mob movie "Killing Them Softly" bombed at the box office, making just $7 million in 7th place.  The only other new wide-release was the horror movie "The Collection", which made $3.4 million in 10th place.The top three movies this weekend were the same as last weekend: "Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" took the top spot, adding $17.4 million to its total, followed by "Skyfall" and "Lincoln".

1.)  "Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 2", $17.4 million.  Up to $255 million in its 3rd week.

 2.)  "Skyfall", $17 million.  Up to $246 million in its 4th week.

3.)  "Lincoln", $13.51 million.  Up to $83.7 million in its 4th week.

NBC is developing a new singing competition show called "The Winner Is", where contestants will engage in singing duels for the chance to win a $1 million grand prize.  NICK LACHEY will host.   There's no word on a premiere date yet.  (--Nick also hosted "The Sing-Off" . . . another NBC singing show, which was canceled last year.)

 NBC is doing a TV remake of "The Sound of Music" . . . with CARRIE UNDERWOOD starring as the nun-turned-nanny, Maria.  Of course, that's the role that JULIE ANDREWS played in the 1965 movie version.-It will be a three-hour special, which will air LIVE sometime late NEXT year.  And technically, it will be based on the original Broadway version . . . not the movie.-There are no other details at this point.

"Family Guy" creator SETH MACFARLANE will make a guest appearance on an upcoming episode of "The Simpsons".  He's voicing a character who falls for Marge after they met online.  Like Marge, Seth's character is married. The episode won't air for a while.  It's show's 25th season premiere, which will air sometime next fall

--"The Dark Knight Rises" - The PG-13 ending to Christopher Nolan's Bat trilogy.  At the end of "The Dark Knight", Batman took the blame for Harvey Dent's death and became a fugitive to preserve Dent's anti-crime legacy.  Now Bane is the new villain who's terrorizing Gotham and trying to draw Christian Bale out

Spotify has released a list of the 100 Most Popular Tracks of 2012.

1.)  "Somebody That I Used to Know",  Gotye

 2.)  "Call Me Maybe",  Carly Rae Jepsen

3.)  "We Are Young",  Fun featuring Janelle Monae

4.)  "Whistle",  Flo Rida

 5.)  "Wild Ones",  Flo Rida featuring Sia

 

 

Shazam has released a list of the Most Tagged Songs in America in 2012.  Shazam is the mobile app that "listens" to a song that's playing, and lets you know what it is.  The top spot went to GOTYE'S break-out "Somebody That I Used to Know", with 14.9 million "tags."

When B.O.B decided that he wanted to be a rapper . . . his father was NOT happy about it.  He says, quote, "My dad was a preacher.  When your dad is a preacher . . . the things you wanna say as an MC, they don't really go hand in hand."I remember I was walking through the house with a rap book, a do-rag on and some headphones or something, and my dad stopped me.  He was like, 'Why are you trying to be something that you're not?'"-B.o.B. adds, quote, "I was appalled.  I was like, 'What do you mean, something I'm not?'  I'm an MC, I'm a lyricist, I'm a rapper . . . I love this." 

JUSTIN BIEBER learned a lesson at a recent concert.  If a fan throws her phone onstage . . . and you take pictures of yourself with it, and then hand it back to her . . . that isn't the only phone that will be thrown onstage.  In fact, you'll be BURIED in them.

Korean superstar PSY does NOT have a problem with an L.A. restaurant, which has named itself "Gangnam Style" after his song.  The restaurant used to be called Soju Town, but it reopened a few months ago under the name Gangnam Style.

MUSE singer MATTHEW BELLAMY broke two bones in his foot . . . and because of that, the band has decided to cancel several upcoming European shows.  They posted an apology on their website, Muse.mu.It's unclear how the injury happened.  Matthew Tweeted an X-ray of his foot, and a picture of him with crutches.  The captions said, quote, "Ouch!  Broke my foot . . . On crutches for a while :(."We are doing whatever we can to get back and play for you ASAP.  Hopefully we'll announce something soon."

Bachelorette Ashley Hebert finally got her happily ever after!The ABC reality star -- who famously split from both Brad Womack and Ben Flajnik in 2011 -- married her Bachelorette pick, J.P. Rosenbaum, Dec. 1 in an outdoor ceremony in Pasadena, Calif., Us Weekly has confirmed.Taped for their ABC wedding special airing on Dec. 16, the couple's nuptials were officiated by Bachelor host Chris Harrison and attended by show alums including Trista and Ryan Sutter (who married on TV in 2003), Emily Maynard, Ali Fedotowsky, Michelle Money and Michael Stagliano, among other past contestants.

As if she weren't royally screwed enough ... Lindsay Lohan's tax problems have become so extreme ... the IRS has seized ALL of her bank accounts in order to repay her massive outstanding debt.As we reported, Uncle Sam has filed tax liens against Lindsay for the years 2009 and 2010 -- claiming she owes $233,904 in unpaid federal taxes.Charlie Sheen generously paid Lindsay $100,000 to help alleviate Lindsay's 2009 tax problem -- but we're told Charlie's check barely scratched the surface ... because Lindsay also owes money for 2011.

 

 

 

Marvin Gaye's son wants his childhood friend Lenny Kravitz to walk away from the role of a lifetime -- playing the Motown legend in an upcoming biopic -- and says he's shocked Lenny signed on for a project he calls "shameful."Kravitz will play Gaye in "Sexual Healing" (working title) -- which reportedly focuses on Marvin's life in the 80s when he battled drug abuse and depression ... before his father shot and killed him in 1984.Marvin Gaye III tells TMZ, "The producers and directors of this film are very wrong and shameful ... [They're] trying to do a film about a low period in his life. They don't even know the whole story."Marvin's son says he and Kravitz were schoolmates -- and remain friends to this day -- so he wants to "talk to him about why he would do this."Marvin Jr. tells us he and other family members are meeting with lawyers to try to stop production -- and added, "I would hope [Lenny] doesn't have any idea that we are against this film being done."

 

TV TONIGHT

--"Monday Night Football" . . . 8:30 to 11:30 P.M. Eastern on ESPN.  The Washington Redskins host the New York Giants.

--"The Voice" [Performance Show] . . . 8:00 to 10:00 P.M. on NBC.  The six remaining contestants will perform.

--"Bones" . . . 8:00 to 9:00 P.M. on Fox.  Cyndi Lauper returns as psychic Avalon Harmonia.

 

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