A Week In News: Beyonce's Bow Down, Emma Watson Passes On Fifty Shades, Lindsay Lohan Avoids Jailtime
In a busy week for news, Beyonce garnered mixed reviews for her new single, while Emma Watson broke the hearts of Universal executives and passed on Fifty Shades of Grey.
Bow Down? Beyonce experienced something for the very first time this week: mixed reaction. The R&B superstar has wowed critics and fans alike with her solo material, though new single Bow Down/I Been On has polarized fans with its strangely out of character lyrics. Check it out.
Lohan Avoids Jail: How does Lindsay Lohan keep doing it? Faced with a string of offenses, The Canyons actress somehow managed to escape jail again this week, instead getting 90 days of rehabilitation. Hours after her court appearance, she tried to sneak into a nightclub. Hmm.
Fifty Shades, Zero Chance: If Universal and Focus Pictures were holding out for Emma Watson to play Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, than both companies were dealt a serious blow this week when the Harry Potter actress laughed off speculation linking her with the role. What's Mila Kunis doing?
The Devil President: Was Mark Burnett really having a sly dig at Barack Obama by casting an actor who looks suspiciously like the President to play Satan in The History Channel's Bible miniseries? We doubt it very much, considering Burnett and his wife Roma Downey donated to Obama's election campaign in 2008.
Up, Up And Away: High school student Jake Davidson presumably has his head in the clouds after asking Kate Upton to the prom and getting a provisional yes! The creative Los Angeles native made a witty video and caught the attention of the Sports Illustrated model, oh, and over 100,000 internet users.
Hot n' Cold: We struggling to keep up with the amount of times Katy Perry and John Mayer are supposed to have called time on their relationship, however, this time reports may be a little more substantial. Apparently the couple's respective working schedules have severely affected their relationship. Will they get back together? Probably.
Ritchie Bonds With Craig? Could Guy Ritchie be directing Daniel Craig in the new James Bond movie? MGM announced that plans are already underway for the 24th movie in the long-running franchise, though with Sam Mendes officially out of the running, who will helm the project? The bookmakers say Ritchie is most likely.
Michelle Shocks In San Fran: Former liberal activist Michelle Shocked stunned, disgusted and downright confused most of her fans at a recent San Francisco concert, going into an anti-gay tirade before being hauled off the stage. Promoters subsequently cancelled some of her upcoming concerts. Weird.
Brad and Suki? Is Bradley Cooper dating British model Suki Waterhouse? Sure seems like a strange match, though the Hangover star was photographed with the young star this week. Sources say they're hooking up.
Video Of The Week: This week's hottest footage comes from New York, where actor Gerard Butler gets angry with an apparent fan who insists on multiple autographs. Sensing that all is not right, the 300 star puts the guy in his place!