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11:45 AM ET, September 19, 2014


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Carrie Dilluvio / E! Online:
NEWS/ Melissa Rivers Reveals That Barack Obama Sent Condolences After Joan Rivers' Passing—See Her Emotional First Public Appearance  —  In the above clip from tomorrow's Fashion Police: Celebrating Joan special, Melissa Rivers makes her first public appearance since the tragic death of our beloved Joan Rivers.
Stephanie Webber / Us Weekly:15 minutes ago
Giuliana Rancic Opens Up About Joan Rivers' Death, Uncertain Future of Fashion Police  —  Giuliana Rancic opened up about her late friend Joan Rivers in a new interview, revealing that she — along with Rivers' daughter Melissa — aren't sure about the future of their popular E! …
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
Joan Rivers' Doctor — It's A Lie ... There was NO Selfie  —  Dr. Says It's a Lie  —  THERE WAS NO SELFIE  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Joan Rivers personal ENT doctor did NOT take a selfie while the comedienne was under anesthesia shortly before she stopped breathing ... so claims the doctor herself.
Discussion: PerezHilton and Just Jared
Pamela McClintock / Hollywood Reporter:
‘X-Men’ Spinoff ‘Deadpool’ Gets Winter 2016 Release Date  —  At the the same time, Fox takes 'Assassin's Creed' off the summer 2015 calendar, while shifting ‘The Fantastic Four’ and ‘Paper Towns’  —  Twentieth Century Fox and Marvel Comics are moving ahead with their long-gestating X-Men spinoff Deadpool.
Ryan Gosling Is ‘Madly in Love’ with His and Eva Mendes's Baby Girl, Source Says  —  Hey, girl - you have a proud papa!  —  Ryan Gosling and longtime girlfriend Eva Mendes welcomed a daughter Friday, and the new dad couldn't be happier.  —  “Ryan is madly in love with the baby,” …
Kim Kelly /
All Hail Vulvatron, GWAR's Unlikely New Vocalist  —  ‘Vulvatron commanded a central role, stepping away from her mic only long enough to battle her monstrous bandmates or spray the audience with goo.’ … The public face of GWAR — the all-singing, all-decapitating, blood …
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Michael K / Dlisted:
¡¡Escándalo!!  Miley Cyrus Could Go To Jail For Disrespecting The Mexican Flag  —  Mexico might (read: probably not) do what other countries should've done a long time ago: Throw Miley Cyrus in jail!  —  During a show in Monterrey, Mexico on Tuesday night …
Keanu Reeves — Super-Coolly Subdues Home Intruder  —  SUPER-COOLLY SUBDUES HOME INTRUDER  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Keanu Reeves had his chance to reprise his famous line from “The Matrix” — “I know Kung Fu” — because we've learned a woman broke into his house while he was sleeping and plunked herself on his library chair.
Discussion: Defamer
Mike Fleming / Deadline:
Jada Pinkett Smith Circling ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel  —  EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros seems determined to turn Jada Pinkett Smith into a nightclub-owning magnate.  She already is the linchpin of Warner Bros TV's DC Comics origin series Gotham, playing the imposing, hotheaded and notoriously sadistic gangster boss and nightclub owner Fish Mooney.
Discussion: Just Jared
Stephanie Webber / Us Weekly:
Lindsay Price Gives Birth, Welcomes Son Emerson Spencer With Curtis Stone  —  Another mouth to feed!  Lindsay Price and celebrity chef Curtis Stone have welcomed their second child, his rep confirms to Us Weekly.  The couple's new bundle of joy, son Emerson Spencer, arrived in L.A. on Tuesday, Sept. 16 and weighed in at 7 lbs, 11 oz.
Discussion: Celebrity Baby Scoop
RELATED:   Curtis Stone and Lindsay Price Welcome Son Emerson Spencer
Zach Johnson / E! Online:
NEWS/ Jennifer Lawrence Supports Chris Martin at Coldplay Concert: “She Knew Every Word to Every Song”  —  In a [sky] room full of stars, Jennifer Lawrence shined brightest.  —  The actress watched boyfriend Chris Martin's band Coldplay perform at the Ace Hotel Theatre in L.A. Wednesday.
Discussion: Cele|bitchy
Stephanie Webber / Us Weekly:
Sonequa Martin-Green Is Pregnant, Walking Dead Star Expecting First Child With Husband Kenric Green  —  Sasha's headed for motherhood!  Sonequa Martin-Green is pregnant and expecting her first child with actor husband Kenric Green, her rep confirms to Us Weekly.  —  PHOTOS: Walking Dead cast — what they look like on red carpet
Discussion: Celebrity Baby Scoop
Peter King / The MMQB with Peter King:
Manning on Manning  —  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The challenge of interviewing Peyton Manning is coming up with something new to ask.  He might be the most interviewed athlete of this generation.  Over the past few years, I've struggled to find something—anything— that he hasn't talked about in a while.
Bill Carter / New York Times:
Darrell Hammond to Replace Don Pardo as the Announcer for ‘Saturday Night Live’  —  To replace a legend that began with the start of “Saturday Night Live” in 1975, Lorne Michaels has reached back to a different era in the show's history: Darrell Hammond will be the announcer this season of “S.N.L.,” stepping in for the late Don Pardo.
Discussion: The Wrap and I Watch Stuff
Gary Levin / USA Today:
Darrell Hammond returning to ‘SNL’ as announcer
Eugenio Mazzinghi / Elle:
GAEL GARCIA BERNAL: THE INTELLECTUAL WOMAN'S HEARTHTHROB  —  Incredibly thoughtful, coolly passionate, and broodingly sexy, Gael García Bernal is the thinking woman's ideal.  But what quickens his pulse?  —  Mexican actor Gael García Bernal has been a longtime favorite …
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