Star Couplings: Bette Midler Is Taking On A New Role

  • Bette Midler is giving Jennifer Aniston love advice: “I think she needs somebody who cherishes her, but also somebody who’s going to give her a run for her money.” [People] — It wouldn’t hurt for Jen to stop acting so desperate.
  • Jon and Kate Gosselin’s marriage is over, but Kate is keeping up the charade for the reality show, according to her brother Kevin. [Dlisted]
  • Wanda Sykes, who came out last November, and her wife Alex are the proud parents of twins born in April. [Perez Hilton]
  • Howard K. Stern pleaded not guilty to charges that he illegally supplied Anna Nicole Smith with prescription drugs for years before her passing. [OK! Magazine]
  • Both Rob Lowe and his former nanny Jessica Gibson, who accused the actor of sexual harassment, have asked that the suit be dismissed. [TMZ]