Did Mariah Carey Almost Get Dumped By "Idol"
It's been a rough year in the ratings for "American Idol." They continue to fall, and last week the show was beaten by reruns of "Big Bang Theory." Ouch! Now "The Hollywood Reporter" says those low ratings had "Idol" producers considering a plan to oust Mariah Carey and bring back former judge Jennifer Lopez. Carey reportedly said she would sue if they did that, so they producers backed off. A Fox spokesperson says it's "just another ridiculous "Idol" judge rumor."
"People" Picks Most Beautiful Woman
Last week the Star magazine chose her as the most hated celebrity. This week is looking a lot better for Gwyneth Paltrow. She's been chosen by "People" as the World's Most Beautiful Woman.
"The Rock" Emergency Surgery
Dwayne Johnson was a no-show at the premiere of his new film "Pain & Gain" Monday in L.A. However, he was experiencing some pain. He was having emergency hernia surgery. The 40-year-old suffered the injury during a wrestling match against John Cena earlier this month. Johnson tweeted following the surgery, "Surgery a success. Superman is on the mend."
Vanilla Ice Is Going Amish
Remember Vanilla Ice? Well now he flips houses and has had a successful show on DIY called "The Vanilla Ice Project" for the past three seasons. Now, however, he's trying something new. DIY has announced a new unscripted series that will debut this year called "Vanilla Ice Goes Amish." According to the network "With no frills, no music, and no power tools, Vanilla Ice lives and learns from the best craftsman in the business - the Amish." No word yet on a premiere date.