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Katy Perry has 'huge crush' on Harry Styles

Katy Perry has a "huge crush" on Harry Styles.

The 'Roar' hitmaker, who has been linked to DJ and music producer Diplo, 35, since April, recently enjoyed an intimate dinner with the One Direction hunk and the pair got along incredibly well.

A source said: "They like each other Katy and DJ Diplo are casually dating, but she's developed a huge crush on Harry, which she calls unexpected.

"He looks up to Katy and loves that she isn't your typical needy twenty-something."

Harry, 20, reached out to offer the 29-year-old beauty advice following her apparent falling out with his ex-girlfriend Taylor Swift, after the country star gave an interview and spoke about a "straight-up enemy" widely assumed to be Katy.

But the source also told the UK's LOOK magazine: "I think he's concerned Katy's playing him to get back at Taylor for supposedly bad-mouthing her.

"Harry reached out to Katy because if anyone knows how Taylor can be sometimes, it's him.

"Katy was touched and asked him to dinner. She's enjoying it, but there may be a little element of revenge behind it too."

Taylor is said to be "shocked" by the pair's closeness.

A source said: "She's shocked. Katy dating an ex? Yeah, that would hurt."





Tracy Morgan hits back at Walmart

Tracy Morgan insists he is not responsible for the life threatening injuries he sustained in a car crash.

The former '30 Rock' star has hit back at Walmart for suggesting he wasn't wearing a seatbelt when one of the company's trucks smashed into the limo bus in which he was traveling in with friends in New Jersey in June.

In a statement on Tuesday (09.30.14), the 45-year-old comedian, who suffered a broken femur, broken nose and broken ribs during the crash, said: "I can't believe Walmart is blaming me for an accident that they caused.

"My friends and I were doing nothing wrong. I want to thank my fans for sticking with me during this difficult time. I love you all. I'm fighting hard every day to get back."

The company stated in court on Monday (09.29.14) that Tracy's injuries "were caused, in whole or in part, by plaintiffs' failure to properly wear an appropriate available seatbelt restraint device."

The actor, who spent 10 days in a critical condition in hospital, still "has a long way to go" before he fully recovers from the six-vehicle accident, which also killed his comedy writer friend James McNair.

Tracy's assistant Jeffrey Millea, his wife Krista Millea and comedian Ardie Fuqua are also suing for negligence, and Krista is suing for loss of consortium.

The group are seeking compensatory and statutory damages, punitive damages, legal fees, as well as pre- and post judgment interest at a trial by jury.



George Clooney donating profits from wedding photos to his own charity

George Clooney is donating most of the profits from his wedding photographs to his own charity.

The 53-year-old actor, who tied in the knot with British human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, 36, in Venice, Italy during a three-day celebration over the weekend, is reportedly giving a large chunk of the money from their multi-million dollar publishing deals with PEOPLE magazine in the US and HELLO! magazine in the UK to the Satellite Sentinel Project, which the 'Monuments Men' star co-founded in 2010 to monitor war crimes in Sudan.

A source close to the Oscar winner told gossip website TMZ.com: "Every photo in both magazines will be saving a life."

Other sources revealed that the couple decided to sell the publishing rights to the highest bidders to secure the maximum amount of money possible for a small number of their favorite human rights charities.

In March 2012, George - who has a long history of activism in Sudan - was arrested in a protest over the crisis there, but was released shortly afterwards.

Speaking after their recent nuptials, the actor said: "Marriage feels pretty damn great. We're looking forward to everything."

The couple - who got engaged in April after six months of dating - exchanged platinum rings as they wed in front of around 100 guests, including Hollywood actor Matt Damon and U2 frontman Bono.



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Demi Moore offers Ashton Kutcher baby help

Demi Moore has offered to help "in any way" with her ex-husband Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis' baby.

The 51-year-old star was previously married to the 'Two and a Half Men' star for eight years until she announced her decision to end their relationship in November 2011, but she is now said to be keen to support them when pregnant fiancée Mila gives birth to their first child together.

An insider told RadarOnline that Demi "has offered to help in any way that she can with the baby and with Mila."

The source added: "Things have settled down a lot, and she wants to be there for Ashton's family."

Demi - who has three children, Rumer, 26, Scout, 23, and 20-year-old Tallulah Willis from her previous marriage to Bruce Willis - is said to be in "total acceptance" about Ashton's new romance with his former 'That 70s Show' co-star Mila, who he got engaged to in February.

A source close to the raven-haired beauty said: "Demi is putting the past behind her now. She is in total acceptance now.

"She ultimately has great love for Ashton and has accepted the fact that he is in love Mila and that they are starting a family."

Ashton began dating brunette beauty Mila in 2012 following his split from his first wife Demi in 2011.

The former couple's divorce was finalized last November and Ashton popped the question to Mila, whom he met on the set of 'That '70s Show' in 1998, a few months later.



Phil Collins reveals extent of drink troubles

Phil Collins used to drink wine at 11am and struggled to get out of bed in the morning.

The 63-year-old musician - who has a personal fortune estimated to be worth £120 million and has won seven Grammy awards - insists three failed marriages and the absence of his five children led to a period of heavy drinking and soul searching.

He told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "The retirement process started in 2004 when [son] Matthew was born.

"I thought I'm going to do this the right way - I don't need another gold record, or any gratuity or gratification; I want to stop [making music] and bring my kids up. And then stuff happens you can't control. You get a divorce so I'm not living with my kids."

It was at this stage the 'In the Air Tonight' hitmaker split from his third wife, Orianne, and he started drinking heavily.

He said: "I'm getting up and watching cricket, turning on the television at 11am and having a bottle of wine.

"I was never an alcoholic; I just got to be doing that most days.

"But you have to have a reason to get up and my manager keeps saying, 'You have to do something.' But right now I don't really feel the urge to record.

"My doctor said, 'I can stop you drinking but I can't give you a reason to get up in the morning.' I stopped drinking 18 months ago, but they're still trying to find me that reason."



Britney Spears to work with Ed Sheeran?

Britney Spears wants to work with Ed Sheeran on new material.

The '...Baby One More Time' hitmaker was thrilled at the star's cover of her track, and it is said she would love him to write a song to help her ''have a new sound''.

A source told the Daily Star newspaper: ''Britney loves Ed's music, she thinks he's an amazing songwriter. She wants to do something different, have a new sound.

''Britney was thrilled last year when she heard Ed's cover of '...Baby One More Time'.

''They've kept in touch and now she's asked him to pen her a song that will make fans go, 'Wow'. She's so excited about potentially collaboration with Ed.''

The Ed has written for other artists before, although the 23-year-old singer has admitted his decision to pen 'Little Things' for One Direction angered his record label after it became such a huge success.

He recently said: ''I wasn't gonna do it...basically, my record label got very annoyed that my first number one was a song that I gave to someone else, and they were kind of like 'don't do it'.''



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Elton John performed at Neil Patrick Harris' wedding

Neil Patrick Harris has revealed Sir Elton John gave a surprise performance at his wedding.

The 'Gone Girl' star tied the knot with his long-term partner David Burtka at a castle near Perugia in Italy on September 6 and his friend Elton was there as a guest.

However, the 'Rocket Man' singer delighted the happy couple and the other guests by playing an impromptu set of his hits.

Discussing his nuptials on 'The Late Show with David Letterman' on Monday (09.29.14), Neil said: "It was fun! We've both been very busy - David and I - we were looking for a time that was appropriate. We didn't want to have to do it just in a couple days and we wanted to do a destination wedding. Our first trip together was in Italy so that seemed fun. We knew a friend of a friend of a dude who had a castle. So we thought, 'OK, that's fun!' There were about 50 people ... Elton John sang a few songs, which was super cool. He's a friend and I didn't expect that. That was overwhelming."

Elton - who is married to Canadian filmmaker David Furnish - also introduced the couple's first dance, and Neil admits the song has special significance to him and David, 39.

The 41-year-old actor - who raises four-year-old twins Harper and Gideon - with David - said: "Our first dance was Kelly Clarkson's 'A Moment Like This'. We loved 'American Idol' season one, we were Team Kelly. That was always kind of our song. We started dancing to it and we had a plan that ... when the song crescendoed - 'Some people wait a lifetime for a moment like this!' - fireworks are supposed to go off ... Sure enough, it happened perfectly."
 



James Franco can't get a date

James Franco finds it difficult to get a date.

The 'Oz: The Great and Powerful' actor - who has been single since splitting from Ahna O'Reilly after five years of dating in 2011 - insists he is "shy" around the opposite sex but is slowly improving his social skills, though he doesn't have much time to meet people.

Speaking in the new issue of Loaded magazine - out now - He said: "I've always been a little shy in meeting women.

"I've been getting better over the years at being able to speak more comfortably when I first meet someone.

"Obviously you have to be a little apprehensive on some occasions but usually it's all very natural."

James was recently forced to defend himself after flirting with a 17-year-old fan on Instagram, insisting he was just trying to "meet someone", and though it has been speculated the incident was a publicity stunt to promote his 'Palo Alto' movie, he insists he doesn't "care" what people think.

He said: "I don't care. I've tried to address the issue of celebrity culture in different ways and by doing that I open myself up to that kind of criticism."



Gwyneth Paltrow celebrates birthday with Chris Martin

Gwyneth Paltrow celebrated her birthday with her estranged husband Chris Martin over the weekend.

The 'Iron Man 3' star marked her 42nd milestone with the Coldplay frontman, whom she spit from earlier this year following ten years of marriage, and their two children Apple, ten, and Moses, eight, in the back garden of her home in Brentwood, California.

A source told PEOPLE.com: "Gwyneth had a casual celebration during the day that Chris was a part of."

The celebrations carried on into the night as Kate Hudson, Matthew Bellamy and Nicole Richie joined the former couple for cocktails at the house.

However, one person notably missing from the birthday bash was Chris' rumored girlfriend Jennifer Lawrence, whom he started dating in late June.

A source said previously of their blossoming romance: "It seems they are definitely getting more serious. Whenever Chris is not spending time with Apple and Moses at his Malibu house, Jen is there."

Jennifer, 24, and Chris, 37, are yet to speak about their new relationship but the 'Hunger Games' actress has been spotted at a number of Chris' gigs all across the world over the past three months.

However, friends don't think it'll be long before they will officially confirm their romance.

Jennifer split from her long-term boyfriend Nicholas Hoult earlier this year.



Tracy Morgan blamed by Walmart for failure to wear seatbelt

Walmart has claimed Tracy Morgan's life-threatening injuries were "caused" by his failure to wear a seatbelt on the day one of their drivers ploughed into his car.

The retail giant is being sued by the former '30 Rock' star, who suffered a broken femur, broken nose and broken ribs during the crash, after one of the company's trucks mowed into the limo bus he was travelling in on the New Jersey Turnpike in June.

However, the company responded today (09.29.14) with nine defenses, including that Tracy's injuries "were caused, in whole or in part, by plaintiffs' failure to properly wear an appropriate available seatbelt restraint device," according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Tracy's lawyer filed a lawsuit in July, claiming Walmart is responsible because the truck driver Kevin Roper was allegedly fatigued when the accident occurred and that "Walmart knew or should have known" that he had been "awake for more than 24 consecutive hours."

The 45-year-old actor, who spent 10 days in a critical condition in hospital, was transferred to a rehab facility on June 20, but still "has a long way to go" before he fully recovers from the six-vehicle accident, which also killed his comedy writer friend James McNair.

Tracy's assistant, Jeffrey Millea, his wife Krista Millea and comedian Ardie Fuqua are also suing for negligence, and Krista is suing for loss of consortium.

The group are seeking compensatory and statutory damages, punitive damages, legal fees, as well as pre- and post judgment interest at a trial by jury.



Avril Lavigne celebrates birthday without Chad Kroeger

Avril Lavigne celebrated her 30th birthday without her husband Chad Kroeger on Saturday (09.27.14).

The 'Girlfriend' hitmaker and the Nickelback rocker, who got married 14 months ago, have fuelled more rumors their relationship is on rocks after the 39-year-old hunk was notably missing from his wife's party at the Belliagio Hotel in Las Vegas last weekend.

However, the blonde beauty, who was wearing a pink satin above-the-knee figure-hugging dress, didn't let her husband's absence get her down as she was full of smiles when she posed for pictures with her sister-in-law Amie Lavigne and best friend Caryn Albert.

Meanwhile, the couple, who tied the knot at Château de La Napoule in the South of France, sparked speculation last month that they were heading for a split after Avril was spotted without her diamond wedding ring and pear-shaped engagement ring.

A source said previously: "It's over. He has been going around Los Angeles and telling people that they're divorcing."

However, friends of the stunning star believe Chad, 39, is to blame for their alleged marriage issues because of his negative attitude.

The insider added: "Chad is just a complete jerk in the way he talks to her, and the way he talks to people in general. A lot of her friends don't like him."

The 'Complicated' singer was previously married to Sum 41 star Deryck Whibley, whom she split from in 2009 after three years of marriage.
 



Amanda Bynes arrested for drunk-driving

Amanda Bynes was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) yesterday morning (09.28.14).

The 28-year-old actress, who sought treatment in rehab last year, was detained at 3am in San Fernando Valley after police discovered she was under the influence of a controlled substance while driving.

The 'She's the Man' star was taken to the Van Nuys station in California before being released at 12:44pm on $15,000 bail, according to TMZ.com.

Amanda is set to appear in court on October 23.

Meanwhile, the 'Hairspray' star was charged with DUI in April 2012 after she hit a police car in West Hollywood, but the charge was dropped in February this year and she was sentenced to three years of probation for reckless driving as part of a plea deal.

Amanda had her driving license suspended by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in September 2012 following two alleged hit-and-run charges in April and August, but the case was dismissed in December 2012 following a financial settlement between herself and the victims.

However, Amanda has only been behind the wheel for six months after the DMV restored her license in April this year following three months of alcohol education classes as part of her plea deal in February.

The blonde beauty was placed under an involuntary psychiatric hold last year following a number of bizarre incidents, but she was released in December and now lives in the custody of her parents, Lynn and Rick.



Brad Pitt praises Shia LaBeouf

Brad Pitt has praised Shia LaBeouf as one of the "best" actors he has worked with.

The 50-year-old hunk was delighted to work with the 'Transformers' star on 'Fury' because he thinks the 28-year-old actor is hugely talented.

Brad gushed: "Oh, I love this boy. He's one of the best actors I've ever seen. He's full-on commitment, man. He's living it like no one else, let me tell you," the actor raves. "I've been fortunate to work with a lot of great actors. He's one of the best I've seen."

The 'Fury' cast got fully immersed in the movie and Brad - who plays a tank commander in the World War II drama - admits that lead to a row between himself. Shia and Scott Eastwood.

He told Britain's GQ magazine: "We were driving down the road, I'm in the turret, Shia is at the other turret, and Scott is on the back, spitting juice. And I'm starting to get p***ed off, I'm starting to get hot, because this is our home, he's disrespecting our home, you know?

"So I said, in the scene with the cameras rolling, 'You're going to clean that s**t up.' Shia clocks it, and you have to understand, we've been through severe boot camp already. We've been through a lot in this tank.

"Shia saw it and felt the same--he's disrespecting our home.

So, Shia had the same reaction I did and started having some words...Then I had to get in after the cameras were rolling and explain it to Scotty, you know."

However, after consulting their script, Brad realised he was the one in the wrong.

He added: "The funny thing is, when we got home at the end of the day and read the script, it said Scotty's character is 'chewing tobacco and spitting it on the back of the tank,'" Pitt explains. "He was just doing as instructed in the script! So we were the k**bs in the end."





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