Who’s ready to sing and dance tonight?! The 2014 American Music Awards are almost here and the amount of performances we can’t wait to see is endless. There is, however, one in particular that may prove to be a step above the rest. A group performance of “Bang Bang” featuring Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj is high on our list of must-see moments at tonight’s show. So what can we expect? Turns out Casper Smart has a vision for the star-studded spectacle. “I’m meeting Casper who is doing all … read more

Which of these doesn’t belong: Laurence Olivier. Peter O’Toole. John Gielgud. Lindsay Lohan. “Speed-the-Plow” officially opened at London’s Playhouse Theater on Thursday, where the onetime child star again tried to revive a career that’s long been secondary to her dramatic, destructive behavior in nightclubs and on reality shows. At one point on stage, Lohan’s character exclaimed, “I know what it is to be bad, I’ve been bad.” But Lohan wasn’t so much “bad” as she was just, … read more

Criticizing Ariana Grande is a dangerous game. The “Problem” singer has been battered in the press lately by a string of stories that paint her as a brat and a diva. Now her camp is mounting a campaign to discredit her former best friend and choreographer, Isaac Calpito, because Grande’s people believe he is the main source of the unflattering tales. After the latest wave of stories hit the papers this week, Grande confidants sent unsolicited, bullet-pointed lists of Calpito’s supposed transgressions. … read more

REMEMBERING JOAN The daughter of the late Joan Rivers has received an outpouring of condolences in recent weeks – including a handwritten note from U.S. President Barack Obama. USA Today reports that Melissa Rivers made her first TV appearance since the death of her mother on Sept. 4. Earlier this week, Rivers taped an appearance on the E! series Fashion Police – sitting in the same chair her mother occupied since the celebrity-style show’s launch in 2010. In the emotionally charged segment … read more