Terrence Howard forced from 'Iron Man' and more news to note
November 15th, 2013
07:15 PM ET

Terrence Howard forced from 'Iron Man' and more news to note

You may not want to talk to Terrence Howard about his time on the "Iron Man" set. While promoting his new film "The Best Man Holiday," the actor said during an appearance on "Watch What Happens Live" that he was pushed out of his role as James Rhodes, which subsequently went to Don Cheadle. “The person that I helped become Iron Man, when it was time to re-up for the second one, took the money that was supposed to go to me and pushed me out,” he said. Wonder how Robert Downey Jr. feels about that [EW]

  • Hear that sound? It's the sound of cash rolling in for FXX who reportedly just landed a deal to become the cable destination for "The Simpsons" [Hollywood Reporter]
  • Speaking of making it rain, word is Drake and Rihanna dropped a collective $17K recently at a Houston strip club. Why is there no Vine of this?!?! [E!]
  • Has "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" become the new "SNL" launching careers in comedy? At least one writer thinks the idea is worthy of debate [Variety]
  • Millions of fans may be watching Demi Lovato on "X Factor" but after surviving an eating disorder, she can't watch herself on the small screen. [People]
  • Ashley Judd's estranged husband, Dario Franchitti, is on the mend from his bad accident, but has announced that he is retiring from race car driving [Dario Franchitti's Twitter]

Filed under: While you were working
'Glee' meets 'Avenue Q?'
November 15th, 2013
04:02 PM ET

'Glee' meets 'Avenue Q?'

Isn't this just the cutest thing?

It looks like "Glee" is planning a special episode if star Lea Michele's Instagram account is to be believed. The actress recently shared some images of her and her co-stars with the puppet versions of themselves.

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Filed under: Glee • television
Hold up Mariah, Harry Connick Jr. disagrees
November 15th, 2013
02:29 PM ET

Hold up Mariah, Harry Connick Jr. disagrees

You were wrong, Mariah Carey.

That is essentially the message new "American Idol" judge Harry Connick Jr. had for Carey, who has not had great things to say about her former employer. While appearing recently on New York Radio station Hot 97 Carey said of her time judging last season "Honestly, I hated it" and refered to the gig as hell.

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November 15th, 2013
12:07 PM ET

Jean-Claude Van Damme's stunt goes viral

How did he do that?

To show the world how smooth their steering is designed, Volvo commisioned a stunt where action star Jean-Claude Van Damme does a split between moving trucks and it's pretty amazing.

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Filed under: Celebrities
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