Monday’s Dirt

Monday’s Dirt

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E! News claims Alex Rodriguez is falling for JLo. A source tells the site: “All his friends can tell he really likes J.Lo [but] in the beginning they thought this may just be a fling. Friends are slowly thinking this may actually be a great match. He calls J.Lo his ‘lady’. He would wife her up in a heartbeat…she is different than other people he’s dated.”

 

Naughty Gossip claims Huma Abedin is allegedly giving her marriage to Anthony Weiner one more try. A source tells the site: “Huma is back with Anthony but insisting she gets his password to all his social media and electronic devices and if she finds him cheating again, IT IS OVER. She is still in love with him and they have a child. It is easier for others to tell her to leave him than to actually do it. He has moved back in part time tro the couples Irving Place apartment.

 

E! News claims a public memorial for Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds took place over the weekend in Los Angeles. Dan Aykroyd spoke and said: “Firstly, I feel responsible in part myself for why Carrie is not with us today because I once saved her life applying the Heimlich to dislodge a Brussels sprout. If I had been with our beloved showboat I might have been able to save her again.”

 

Dan added: “Although Carrie and I did not get married, we had taken blood tests in anticipation of maybe having a child and a doctor in Chicago took them for us. Because babies and Christmas were great joys for Carrie. So what would the offspring of Princess Leia and Elwood Blues have turned out like Funny, quick, spiritual, haunted, pursued, talented, acerbic, deviant, genius, tech motor device engine and music savvy – in other words, we would have had [Carrie’s brother] Todd Fisher.”

 

Mark Hamill Tweeted: ”We Remember Them. As long as we live, they too shall live. For they are a part of us all.”

 

Hollywoodlife.com claims Bachelor stars Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi may get their own reality show. A source tells the site: “They’re a hit with audiences and they both have strong personalities… a recipe for a hit reality show. Bachelor producers are toying with the idea of having cameras follow Nick and Vanessa after he finishes up Dancing with the Stars. They want the show to be unpredictable and exciting, squabbles and all. There’s lots of material to work with from Vanessa creating her charity and missing her family and students to the couple looking for a place to live, and all the drama that comes with moving. Nick has a huge following, and Vanessa is close behind. Fans can’t get enough of these two.”

 

The Wrap claims WWE star Kane is running for mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. Kane, whose real name is Glenn Jacobs, tells the paper: “Knox County is a great place and we’re so happy and feel so blessed to live here. I want to do my part going forward.”

 

The NY Post claims Jon Gosselin is going to take part in a male revue next Saturday night in Atlantic City. He tells Entertainment Tonight: “I work at Dusk Nightclub in Atlantic City. I’m a member of the Senate DJ group and I also help with promotion. I DJ at the club sometimes, but I find promotion is more rewarding both financially and emotionally. I like taking care of people and making others feel welcome. Since I joined Senate DJ I’ve felt like I belong to something and I’m not just out there on my own — I feel as if I’m part of a fraternity or brotherhood.”

 

Food & Wine magazine claims Rita’s Italian Ice is selling a Peeps-flavored Italian Ice for Easter.

 

Ben & Jerry’s combination lock for the top of their ice cream pints has become a hot seller again. The lock is sold in Ben & Jerry’s stores as well as on Amazon.com.

 

The side of the lock reads: ”I’m terribly sorry but there is no u in my pint”

 

Here are this past weekend’s box office results.

1.”Beauty and the Beast,” $88.3 million ($119.2 million international).

2.”Power Rangers,” $40.5 million ($18.7 million international). (Cinema Scoop … The movie cost $105 million to produce)

3.”Kong: Skull Island,” $14.4 million

4.”Life,” $12.6 million ($16.1 million international). (Cinema Scoop: ”Life” … The movie cost $58 million to produce)

5.”Logan,” $10.1 million

6.”Get Out,” $8.7 million

7.”CHIPS,” $7.6 million ($1.9 million international). (Cinema Scoop: ”CHIPS” … The movie cost $25 million to produce)