Bill Cosby Allegedly Leaked Daughter’s Drug Woes To Kill A Tabloid Story

  • According to a source speaking to Page Six, Bill Cosby was so desperate to kill a National Enquirer story about his dalliances with showgirls in Las Vegas that he tipped the tabloid off to a much “juicier” story — his daughter Erinn’s battle with drug and alcohol abuse. “My editor told me that daddy Cosby was the source. He ratted out his flesh and blood,” the tipster told Page Six. [Page Six]
  • Eva Mendes explains that she and Ryan Gosling named their daughter Esmeralda Amada after the character from The Hunchback of Notre Dame and her grandmother. [People]
  • Benedict Cumberbatch loves his female fans, but he wishes they would give themselves a more positive name than “Cumberbitches.” [People]
  • Pharrell Williams can shut up yesterday. [The Root]
  • Check out the full list of Indie Spirit Award nominees. [Us Weekly]
  • Michael Lohan (that’s Lindsay’s dad) married Kate Major, with whom he’s had a rocky relationship since forever. In other news, I am still in a relationship with my loom with no plans of making it official. [Us Weekly]
  • CT Tamburello proposed to Diem Brown twice in the days leading up to her tragic death from cancer. [Us Weekly]
  • Here’s Angelina Jolie talking about being married to Brad Pitt. [Dlisted]
  • Joni Mitchell says she “squashed” any chance of Taylor Swift playing her in a movie. [NME]
  • Jennifer Lawrence and I seriously need to get together for wine and “Vanderpump Rules” bingefests. [Gawker]
  • Katherine Heigl got her husband to propose by threatening to pursue things with John Mayer. [The Superficial]
  • Got a headache that just won’t quit? Hey, maybe it’s a tapeworm living in your brain! [Death and Taxes]