BETHENNY FRANKEL’S EX TO GO TO TRIAL IN STALKING CASE: Bethenny Frankel’s ex-husband Jason Hoppy will have to face stalking and harassment charges in a trial this summer, RadarOnline reports. Hoppy, 46, appeared in court on Tuesday and the judge ordered that the Real Housewives of New York City’s restraining order remain in place. Hoppy will head to court for a trial on June 27th. He rejected a plea deal in the case last month. The couple split in December of 2012 and their divorce was finalized in July of 2016.
JUSTIN THEROUX LAUDS WIFE, TEASES COLLAB: Justin Theroux does not take wife Jennifer Aniston for granted. “She’s successful for a reason … we’re not in competition,” the 45-year-old actor and screenwriter told Esquire. He adds that he has been working on a few projects lately, and hints at a collaboration. “We were talking about an idea I had that we might start to develop together,” Theroux said. No word on what the project would entail. Would you like to see what they could come up with together?
ORLANDO BLOOM KNOWS HE’LL NEVER LIVE THOSE NUDE PICS DOWN: Actor Orlando Bloom has a sense of humor about the infamous nude paddle-boarding pics of him with then-girlfriend Katy Perry taken last summer. On Wednesday, he joked about the shots during a BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show interview, saying that he feels bad for his son, Flynn: “My poor son! He’s got a lot to live up to. I broke the internet.” Bloom shares Flynn, 6, with his ex Miranda Kerr. Perry and Bloom ended their romance in March and both have steadily maintained that they had no idea photographers were around when they went paddle-boarding.
JENNIFER HUDSON JOKES ABOUT 9-YEAR ENGAGEMENT: This lady is not gonna hurry down the aisle. During Jennifer Hudson’s appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday, she opened up about her nine-year engagement to David Otunga. “I’m not in a rush,” she tells the host. “He ain’t going nowhere.” The long-term lovebirds share a child, David Jr., 7.
BETH BEHRS HANGS WITH HORSES TO EASE ANXIETY: Whatever works! 2 Broke Girls star Beth Behrs, 31, tells People that she spends extra time with horses to help combat her anxiety. “I noticed just being around horses, my panic attacks started going away,” Behrs explains. “They’re so grounding. You have to be your authentic self around them, which is so empowering. You realize, I don’t have to fake it. If you’re scared, say I’m scared — they’ll come right to you. If you try to put up a wall or fake it, they won’t.” Does being around animals make you feel more grounded and authentically you?
SERENA WILLIAMS SAYS PREGNANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WAS ‘AN ACCIDENT’: Mom-to-be Serena Williams says she accidentally announced her pregnancy. The 35-year-old tennis pro admitted Tuesday at a Ted Talks conference that she didn’t mean to share the baby bump photo that confirmed she’s expecting with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. “Well, actually it was an accident,” Williams confessed. “I was on vacation just taking some time for myself and I have this thing where I’ve been checking my status and taking pictures every week to see how far along I’m going.” “On social media, you press the wrong button and…” she explained. “Thirty minutes later I missed four calls and I’m like, ‘That’s weird.’ But it was a good moment. I was only going to wait five or six more days [to share].” Williams sent the public into a frenzy April 19th by posting a picture of herself on Snapchat with the caption “20 weeks.” She quickly deleted the snapshot, but later confirmed the news and shared another baby bump photo.
CAITLYN JENNER WOULD ‘SERIOUSLY’ LOOK AT RUNNING FOR PUBLIC OFFICE: Caitlyn Jenner has expressed interest in getting into politics, noting that she would consider running for public office. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star made the comments publicly Tuesday in front of a crowd who had gathered at a Y community center in New York City. Jenner said that over the next two years she will decide if working with her foundation or from inside the government is more effective. She also said she will not give President Trump a pass despite her Republican party ties. “My loyalties are not with Donald Trump. I will come after him and come after Republicans if they come after my community,” the Olympic gold medalist said. “I’ve got a voice and they better listen, OK? I will come after them.”