April 17, 2014

Apr 17, 2014 -- 10:28am

Jenny McCarthy and "Blue Bloods" star Donnie Wahlberg are engaged.  She announced it on "The View" yesterday.  They also announced that every single co-host, past and present, will be on the show on Thursday, May 15th . . . the day before Barbara Walters officially retires. 

AC/DC has confirmed that guitarist Malcolm Young is sick . . . but they're denying that it's forcing the band into retirement.  There are no details on Malcolm's condition . . . but in a new interview, singer Brian Johnson did call it a, quote, "debilitating illness." 

Yesterday, Miley Cyrus had to cancel her second show in a row because she was still in the hospital recovering from a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.  She Tweeted, quote, "I'm so sorry but some things are outta my control.  If anyone thinks I'd rather be layin' in a hospital bed than doing what I love on stage they're [effin] LAME.  I'm miserable." 

Orlando Bloom got pulled over in Beverly Hills after he blew through a stop sign, but the cop let him go when he realized who he was.  Meanwhile, Emma Roberts Tweeted that she got a ticket for talking on her phone while driving . . . even though the cop mistook her bagel for a phone.

Forbes.com has released their annual list of the "Five Wealthiest Hip-Hop Moguls," and once again, Diddy is #1.  He has roughly $700 MILLION to his name.  DR. Dre is second with $550 million. 

There's a "Mrs. Doubtfire" sequel in the works, and Robin Williams and original director Chris Columbus are attached.  The script is being handled by the guy who wrote Will Ferrell’s "Elf". 

There have been reports that Valerie Harper is, quote, "absolutely cancer-free," which would be remarkable, because a year ago, she was given as little as three months to live.  Valerie says that claim is "erroneous," but adds that she's still "cautiously optimistic" about her prognosis.

The "Frozen" soundtrack has passed TWO MILLION in total sales, and is spending its 10th week at the top of the charts this week.  The Christian rock band MercyMe has the highest album debut . . . beating out new albums from Black Label Society, R&B singer SoMo, and Martina McBride.  And Pharrell holds onto the top of the singles chart for his eighth straight week. 

Kris Jenner went to the hospital for some "internal pains", and got a scan for precautionary reasons.  There's no word what was wrong.

Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams is facing an arrest warrant after getting into a physical altercation with co-star Kenya Moore during the taping of the show's reunion episode.

 

ON TV TONIGHT

"American Idol" [Results Show] . . . 8:00 to 9:00 P.M. on Fox.

Season finale of "Parenthood" . . . from 10:00 to 11:00 P.M. on NBC.

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