TMZ says after Ben Affleck got drunk at a Halloween party on Saturday night he went to a casino and played poker at 1:00 am. The website claims he almost fell off his chair and won $1,500 in 12 minutes before leaving.
CBS says LeBron James and his family were forced to flee from their Brentwood, California home yesterday due to a wildfire. LeBron and his family spent hours driving around trying to find a hotel room. Over 500 firefighters are trying to extinguish the flames.
Arnold Schwarzenegger also evacuated his home. Arnold tweeted “We evacuated safely at 3:30 this morning. If you are in an evacuation zone, don’t screw around. Get out. Right now I am grateful for the best firefighters in the world, the true action heroes who charge into the danger to protect their fellow Californians.
TMZ says Jeopardy host Alex Trebek recently shared a phone call with a 32-year-old autistic fan, who became depressed and withdrawn after he learned Alex is battling pancreatic cancer. Michael Kneeter’s mother, Debbie, set up the phone call before Alex thanked Michael for his good wishes and told him he would keep fighting and hosting Jeopardy
Jennifer Aniston tells Ellen DeGeneres that the cast of Friends is working on a new project together. She says the project is not a reboot. “Listen, we would love for there to be something, but we don’t know what that something is. So we’re just trying. We’re working on something.”
The NY Post says Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston’s former Beverly Hills mansion is being sold for $44.5 million. The estate has a bar, a theater, a gym, a pool, a tennis court, an outdoor fireplace, and 1930s architecture. The selling price has been dropped by $4.5 million
Elite Daily says a new book by Royals expert Katie Nicholls, titled “Kate: The Future Queen”, claims Prince William and Kate Middleton made a pact in 2007 that they would marry one another if they couldn’t find anyone else. Nicholls writes, “There on the paradise island, William promised Kate that he was in the relationship for the long term. For the very first time, they talked seriously about marriage, and with the ocean before them and beneath the night sky, they made a pact to marry.”
TMZ says Christie Brinkley’s ex-husband, 60-year-old Peter Cook, is engaged to 21-year-old Alba Jancou. He dropped down to one knee and proposed to the college student while at a church in Santorini, Italy. Alba is the same age as Peter and Christie’s daughter, Sailor. Alba is currently a student at Tulane University in New Orleans.
Arnold Schwarzenegger tells Entertainment Tonight that he does not know if he and his son-in-law, Chris Pratt, are going to make a movie together. “Maybe, we haven’t talked about it. But I respect him very much. I think he’s a very dedicated actor and he trains really hard, he’s in good shape physically, and he’s talented. But besides all of that, he’s great with my daughter and that’s the most important part.”
The Sun claims David Hasselhoff is joining the cast of Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 musical. He is heading to London for the production. Dolly says, “I am so pleased that David is joining our show. He will be a terrific addition to an already amazing cast, the audiences are going to love him just as much as I do! Get ready to be Hassled-Hoff!” David will play the show’s mean boss.
UFC star Conor McGregor says he wants to fight 50 Cent. ”He began a little tirade against me on social media, particularly Instagram where he’d make these memes about me constantly. Every time I’d go onto the internet I’d see 50 Cent had posted up some new stupid meme and I wrote on one of the memes, old man on the internet making memes, and then he blocked me. So he’s had to block me, and I still see sometimes, I still get tagged in other people saying he’s saying this and he’s saying that. So I’d like to have a knock-off with 50 yeah, so if you’re listening 50, let’s get it going bud.”