E Buzz for December 11, 2012
Beyonce Signs a $50-million Deal With Pepsi
Pepsi has always aligned itself with big celebrities, and now they've signed one of the biggest. Beyonce has just signed a multi-year deal for $50-million to star in commercials and print ads. It's also to include a "fund to support the singer's chosen creative projects." The whole partnership begins with the Pepsi half time show at the Super Bowl in February.
"Dallas" To Lay J.R. To Rest
After the death of Larry Hagman three weeks ago, folks wondered how the new "Dallas" was going to handle it. Now TVLine is reporting that the show will lay J.R. Ewing to rest in the eighth episode of the second season. The episode will air March 11th on TNT.
Former Elmo Puppeteer Accused Again
A 4th man has come forward to accuse Kevin Clash of an underage sexual relationship. This man, known as "John Doe" in the lawsuit, says he was 16 or 17 at the time and that Clash flew him to New York City, gave him money, and put him up in a hotel. John Doe's attorney, Jeff Herman, tells TMZ Clash "knowingly paid to transport a minor across state lines for the purpose of satisfying his sexual interests." Clash has not responded to the lawsuit.