Evening Quickies: Whitney Cummings Gets Yet Another TV Show

Jessica Wakeman | May 1, 2012 - 6:00 pm
  • Whitney Cummings is getting her own weekly half-hour talk show on E! called “Love You, Mean It With Whitney Cummings.” Whit already stars on a sitcom, “Whitney,” and is a creator/writer of “Two Broke Girls.” We are big Whitney fans, so this is kick ass news. [US Weekly]
  • Jessica Simpson’s $4,000-a-day birthing suite at L.A.’s Cedars-Sinai hospital — where she gave birth to baby girl Maxwell today — isn’t quite as nice-looking as Beyoncé’s. But it’s certainly more expensive. [TMZ]
  • The Backstreet Boys’ A.J. McLean and his wife Rochelle DeAnna Karidis are expecting their first child. Mazel tov! [The Celebrity Cafe]
  • Avery Canahuati, a baby girl with a bucket list, died last night from spinal muscular atrophy. Here’s a letter penned by her parents, Mike and Laura. [BuzzFeedThe Celebrity Cafe]
  • “Murphy Brown” might be revived for the 2012 election! CBS and star Candice Bergen are considering doing “a few episodes.” [Huffington Post]
  • Attention, dudes: here are five hidden clues a woman is cheating on you. [Modern Man]
  • Aretha Franklin is pushing for Broadway actress Audra McDonald (“Porgy & Bess”) to play her in an upcoming biopic. [Madame Noire]
  • A blind item on Blind Gossip seems to be insinuating that Kevin Jonas is being blackmailed by his wife, Danielle, who wanted them to have their upcoming reality show, or else she would tell everyone she’s his beard. Yikes. [Blind Gossip
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