‘Showbiz Tonight’ Counts Down Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week: Two and a Half Men, Elmo, Lohan, Simpson, and Berry… Who Was Number One? (VIDEO)
#5 – Two and A Half Men Star Angus T. Jones Calls His Show ‘Filth’ – 19-year-old Two and a Half Men star, Angus T. Jones, is making waves with a video released by a California church where he calls his sitcom ‘filth’ and says he wants off the show. He later apologized and said he was sorry if his remarks disrespected his sitcom colleagues. But, Two and A Half Men may be soon losing another man.
#4 – More Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Former Voice of Elmo, Kevin Clash – A third accuser has come forward claiming Elmo puppeteer, Kevin Clash, engaged in a ‘sexual relationship’ with him when he was a minor. The first accuser recanted his story, but a second and now third accuser are suing. Clash, who has resigned from Sesame Street, says the cases are without merit and he’s promising a vigorous defense.
#3 – Lady Gaga Calls Lindsay Lohan’s Performance in ‘Liz & Dick’ “Beautiful” – Lindsay Lohan’s performance as Elizabeth Taylor provoked a ton of strong reaction and most of it negative, but pop superstar and Lohan’s friend, Lady Gaga, called her performance “beautiful.”
#2 – Is Jessica Simpson Pregnant Again? – Us Weekly reports that Jessica Simpson is expecting again, just seven months after she gave birth to her first child with fiance Eric Johnson. The rumors come just two weeks after Simpson filmed a commercial for Weight Watchers showing off her slimmer, post-baby body. Simpson’s reps say they won’t be commenting on the speculation, but they didn’t deny it either.
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