Demi Moore has sought professional help after suffering from exhaustion and a need to improve her overall health. Some news outlets say the actress has a substance abuse problem…regardless, she is currently receiving professional help at a treatment facility. Moore and husband of six years Ashton Kutcher split up in Novemer 2011 amid rumors of Kutcher’s infidelity. Twenty-two-year-old Sara Leal shared her account of an a night she allegedly spent with Kutcher in September. Moore and Kutcher announced their divorce a little more than a month later.
Jimmy Kimmel talked about Obama’s State of the Union address, and a drinking game that was created for it.
Conan O’Brien had some fun stuff to say about last night’s State of the Union address. (–He said Newt Gingrich gave a speech afterward . . . to his WIFE . . . and said that the state of THEIR union is “open.”)
Here’s Conan O’Brien on Monday’s Republican debate in Florida. (–He said that to show he’s “prepared to be controversial,” Newt Gingrich told the crowd he loves Nickelback.)
The Oscar nominations were announced on Tuesday.
Here are the most interesting categories…
BEST MOTION PICTURE OF THE YEAR - How many of these have you seen?
“Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close”
“Midnight in Paris”
“The Tree of Life”
Conan O’Brien talked about the two Best Picture nominees you probably don’t know much about. (–He said “The Artist” and “Tree of Life” are also nominated for “best picture you’ve heard of, but are never going to see.”)
Chris Brown and Rihanna were spotted leaving the same West Hollywood club Sunday night, but don’t think the two are getting back together. According to Media Takeout, Chris’ new girlfriend, Karrueche Tran and Rihanna confronted one another at the nightclub and things got heated before Brown’s bodyguards separated the two. Karrueche is reportedly upset that Rihanna’s male counterpart in her “We Found Love” music video bears a striking resemblance to Chris Brown and Rihanna was less than enthusiastic she saw a video of Karrueche making fun of her Barbados accent.
Khloé Kardashian Odom has gotten herself a new radio program down in Dallas. The one hour show called, “The Mix Up with Khloé Kardashian Odom,” will air from noon-1pm every day on MIX 102.9. The operations manager of the station described his newest on-air personality as having “the perfect mix of personality and sincerity.”
Courtney Robertson appears to be this year’s villainess on “The Bachelor”. Not only is she deliciously wicked, she’s got Ben wrapped around her little finger. While Courtney told Ben it’s been a while since she’s been on a day, reports say that the 28-year-old professional model had a very serious boyfriend before going on the show and that he was on the verge of proposing. She suddenly stopped returning her calls and didn’t know what happened to her until he saw her on a promo for the show… wearing a dress he bought her! He still hasn’t heard from her say insiders.
Bill Gates was on “Nightline,” and talked about how the death of Steve Jobs has affected him. (–He said it’s made him look back on his own life, and realize he’s “getting old” too. Jobs died of pancreatic cancer in October.)
Katy Perry has hooked up with the company, Eyelure, to sponsor a line of fake eyelashes. She evidently wears that brand on tour and is happy to pass along her secret for great looking eyes. The four varieties range from natural “Sweetie Pie” lashes to big, bold “Oh, My” lashes.
Looks like we’re in for a shocker on “Desperate Housewives”. It appears that one of the major characters on the show will be dying. No news if the character is male or female, but ABC is tight lipped and the cast themselves just discovered the news. Production on the final season of Desperate Housewives doesn’t wrap until late April with the finale wrapping the show forever in May.
The US has come to the defense of comedian Jay Leno and his right to free speech after India condemned a reference he made to their holy Sikh shrine. Leno presented the Golden Temple of Amritsar as the summer home of Republican candidate Mitt Romney and many Sikhs are angry the temple has been depicted as a place for the rich. Because of this, a petition was started telling Leno to apologize. State department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said that Leno’s comments are constitutionally protected in the United States under free speech. She said the US had “absolute respect” for all Indians, including Sikhs, and that President Barack Obama was the first president to celebrate the birthday of the religion’s founder, Guru Nanak, at the White House.
Sean Combs is planning to launch a music-themed cable network. The channel is called, Revolt, is aiming to launch at the end of the year–12/12/12, to be exact. Revolt is being described as a music and music news channel with an urban bent. Comcast will provide distribution as part of its commitment to the FCC to help launch minority owned networks. Comcast plans to launch 10 new channels over the next eight years, including eight Hispanic or African American owned channels.
Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals has named Jason Segel its “Man of Year”. The student group will host a parade and roast for Segel on February 3rd. Segel, who plays Marshall Eriksen on “How I Met Your Mother” also wrote and starred in the 2008 movie “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” and co-wrote and starred in last year’s “The Muppets.” The Hasty Pudding award recognizes outstanding entertainers.
Jennifer Aniston has purchased an 8,500 square foot mansion in Bel Air. The asking price was $24 million, but its said that Jennifer got it for $21 mil. The home has 4 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms and unobstructed city and ocean views. The mansion sits on a two acre parcel of land complete with its own vineyard.
Looks like Garth Brooks is going to get his money back! Jurors sided with the country star in the breach-of-contract lawsuit he filed against IntegrisCanadian Valley Regional Hospital in Yukon, Oklahoma. Brooks donated half a million dollars to help build a women’s center and name it in honor of his late mother, Colleen Brooks who died of cancer in 1999. Brooks after learning the hospital wanted to use the money for other construction projects instead and wouldn’t be naming anything after his mom. The hospital argued basically that the money came with no strings attached. The jurors didn’t see it that way and made the hospital refund his donation.