Morning Buzz: Britney Finds Romance In Bollywood?
Reports state that Britney Spears is dating an Indian dance instructor named Sandip Soparrkar, who allegedly assisted in choreographing her "Womanizer" video. The Mirror states that Spears has been seeing Soparrkar for three weeks, and even recently spent three days in India with him. "For Christmas, Sandip – or Sandy as Britney calls him – presented her with a traditional Indian sari. She wore it during a candlelit dinner. The pair were whispering and giggling all night. Sandy ordered local delicacies including chicken tikka and a cottage cheese curry. Britney was nicking the dough balls from his plate. It was really cute,” a source says.
Former Republican Party Vice-Presidential candidate Sarah Palin is a grandmother. The Telegraph reports that Palin's daughter Bristol gave birth to her son, Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston, with boyfriend Levi Johnston on Sunday. The baby was 7 lbs., 7 ounces.
Rehab center Promises in Malibu, California is denying a Star report that they recently allowed actress Tara Reid a free stay complete with no bag check-in for publicity to revive their ailing business. TMZ reports that Promises released a statement that said "the suggestion that Promises would search Hollywood for a celebrity who needs rehab in an effort to garner publicity is libelous, offensive and without merit." Star has recently taken the story off their website, and had no comment.
Woody Harrelson married his longtime girlfriend Laura Louie on Sunday, reports People. The couple "were officially married yesterday on the island of Maui," Harrelson's rep says. Harrelson and Louie have three daughters together.
Yes Man actress Zooey Deschanel is engaged to Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard, Us reports. Deschanel is "so thrilled," a source says. "Zooey was swept off her feet, and Ben is so excited."