CELEBRITY NEWS & GOSSIPMarch 11, 2014
Brad Pitt has spent $82,000 on a home for his children's gerbils. The "Fight Club" actor - who raises six kids, Maddox, eight, Pax, five, Zahara, four, Shiloh, three, and 13-month-old twins Knox and Vivienne, with partner Angelina Jolie - oversaw the construction and design of the project, which boasts tunnels, platforms, seesaws and mazes.
A source told Britain's The Sun newspaper: "Brad pores over architectural journals like other people pore over newspapers. He had so much fun putting the run together with his kids Maddox, Zahara, Shiloh and Pax."
Nicole Richie is in hospital. The 27-year-old star, who is expecting her second child with partner Joel Madden, reportedly checked into a Los Angeles medical center at the end of last week.
X17 reports: "The day after DJ AM's memorial, rumors began to fly that Nicole Richie - Adam Goldstein's former fiancee - was admitted to a local Los Angeles hospital. Could she finally be ready to give birth???"
Kate Moss never wants to marry Jamie Hince. The British supermodel has no plans to wed The Kills rocker, who she has been dating for around two years, is concerned about the stability of the relationship and has no plans to fully commit.
A source said: "Kate says she doesn't want to get married and that's that. She doesn't believe in it and her beliefs have become more certain now as she and Jamie are rowing more and tension is high."
Kelly Osbourne "had no control" over her addiction to painkillers. The presenter used to take up to 50 Vicodin pills a day, but doesn't mind admitting the extent of her problem because she wants to help other people.
She said: "I had no control over it. I didn't know what day it was. If I can share that pain and misery with someone to say, 'Don't do this,' it means more to me to help one person than to keep my mouth shut."
Dannii Minogue's boyfriend is planning a romantic proposal. Rugby player-turned-model Kris Smith has already bought the "X Factor" judge a "massive" diamond engagement ring and is just waiting for the right time to ask her to marry him.
The 29-year-old hunk revealed: "I would definitely pull out all the stops and get down on one knee."
Pete Doherty wanted to kill himself when he turned 30. The Babyshambles rocker was devastated when he reached the landmark birthday in April, and got so drunk at his party he began to think he couldn't go on.
He explained: "I had this bash in Paris and it was an absolute disgrace. I just made a bit of an idiot out of myself. We had a right old knees-up. I don't even know exactly what happened but I ended up trying to throw myself off the top of the hotel. I wasn't happy at all about being 30."
Jay-Z was sad some people were offended by his low-key marriage to Beyonce Knowles. While the couple wanted to keep the big day secret to avoid unwanted attention, the rapper admits some friends and family were disappointed not to receive an invite.
He told TV host Oprah Winfrey in an interview for O magazine: "Very few people knew about it. The sad part is that we offended some."
Scarlett Johansson's sexy "Iron Man 2" catsuit was too "hot." The Hollywood beauty - who plays Natasha Romanoff and her alter-ego, Russian spy Black Widow, in the new superhero movie - had no qualms wearing the skin-tight outfit, but worried she would overheat while filming fight scenes.
She explained: "The first time I saw the suit I just thought, 'That looks like it's going to be really, really hot!' Literally - the temperature was very hot."