Gossip round-up from the week that was. Take five, grab a cuppa and catch up! You deserve it.
Gisele Bundchen having a girl
The 29-year-old supermodel – who is expecting her first child with her American football player Tom Brady in December – is said to be thrilled she is having a daughter. A source told Life and Style magazine: “They’re using a crib that’s been in Gisele’s family for four generations. Her grandmother slept in this crib, her mom slept in this crib, Gisele slept in this crib, and now Gisele’s daughter will sleep in this crib. It’s beautiful solid oak.” She also wanted to decorate the nursery pink but has now opted for a nautical theme with green and cream colours.
John Travolta’s extortion case ended in a mistrial
A judge has ordered the two people accused of trying to extort £18 million from the Hollywood actor following the death of his son Jett in the Bahamas will face a new trial because info was leaked from the jury. Now the poor couple have to go through it all over again!
The Spice Girls are launching their own TV talent show
All those secret talks have been about a TV show, not a comeback! Mel C, Mel B, Geri Halliwell, Victoria Beckham and Emma Bunton are planning an Idol-style show designed to find versions of themselves for a new musical to run in London’s West End theatre district. The show is rumoured to be called ‘Spice Idol’. What do you think?
Charlotte Church‘s daughter suffers from rare disorder
Singer Charlotte Church has spoken out about the rare disease her two-year-old daughter suffers from that sees her hold her breath until she passes out. Ruby has been diagnosed with Breath Holding Spells (BHS) – a condition which affects her when she has a tantrum. “The first time it happened it was absolutely horrendous,” says Charlotte. “Some children do this until the age of about three, when they grow out of it. We’ve been taught to bring her round by spraying her face with water or blowing on her face.” Scary stuff!
Jennifer Aniston thinks Botox is a joke
When asked about botox recently the actress said, “You see women and you know they’re not young but you can’t tell how old they are. It makes them look harder. The warmth in their face goes away. It is not a good look.” So how does she stay young? “I’m a realist. If I eat burgers and fries everyday I won’t get the parts I’m offered. I’d become a character actress, that might be fine one day but not right now,” says Jen.
Ivanka Trump is married!
Ivanka Trump has married in front of 500 of her closest friends and family. (Just a small gathering then!) The 27-year-old heiress – who is the daughter of Ivana and Donald Trump – wed her publisher fiance Jared Kushner at the Trump National Gold Club in New Jersey on Oct 25, 2009. She wore Vera Wang.
Kerri-Anne’s new book
In the same week as another Channel 9 celebrity, Ray Martin, releases his tell-all comes a bio-style book from Kerri-Anne Kennerley. “People I’ve Met, Places I’ve Been” details her career in a photographic scrapbook. Will you buy it?
Chris Brown stays up late looking at photographs of him and Rihanna
Chris Brown posted a link to a photo montage video of the couple in happier times and wrote the following on Twitter recently, “IM SORRY YALL. JUST HAD TO POST IT (sic)” He added: “FOR THE FELLAS: showing emotion doesn’t make u weak… BEING HONEST MAKES U STRONG (sic).” Chris has to stay at least 100 yards away from his ex-girlfriend for the next five years as he violently attacked her. Sounds like he needs to move on.
Ricky Gervais will host this year’s Golden Globes awards
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards will take place in the US on January 17, 2010, and be hosted by British funnyman, Ricky Gervais. Will he make a good host? Tell us what you think!