This week has brought triumph and tears to some of your favorite celebrities. We’ve gathered some of the top entertainment news stories from October 31 – November 6, 2021, to keep you updated on all the celebrity happenings.
Entertainment News: Love and Family
Christine Brown ended her marriage to Kody Brown. The couple made their own announcements via Instagram to share the news and ask fans for privacy. According to records, Christine sold her Flagstaff AZ home last month and relocated to Utah.
Kirstin Chenoweth is engaged! The actress and Broadway star said yes to musician Josh Bryant on October 27th. People magazine reported on the couple’s joy and shared snaps of Josh getting down on one knee and the stunning ring.
Kristen Stewart is getting married. The Spencer and Twilight series star put a ring on Dylan Meyer’s finger after two years of dating. E! Online has all the details.
Famed movie star Kal Penn came out this week. The actor announced his engagement to his partner of 11 years, Josh. While he has not kept his sexuality a secret, this is the first time opening up to the media.
There was nothing more tragic and infuriating to TV fans than the cut-to-black series finale of The Sopranos. Finally, over a decade later, show creator David Chase confirmed what really happened when the lights went out. The Hollywood Reporter has the scoop on what went down at the restaurant in the show’s final scene.
Entertainment News: Illness and Injury
Jason Momoa is in isolation after contracting Covid 19. The Aquaman star is at home and friend, Erik Ellington are in good spirits after getting the virus. According to reports, the duo are even having a little fun while camping out at his place.
Also down with a case of Covid is Kristy Swanson. The actress took to social media during her hospital stay for pneumonia due to the virus. So far, she is stable and in the care of doctors at an NJ facility.
Joe Exotic is looking for a quick exit from prison. The Tiger King star claims his cancer is worsening and wants release so he can continue seeking treatment. This isn’t the first time he’s asked for an out. It wasn’t too long ago he asked the Trump administration for a pardon which was swiftly denied.
Dean Winters opens up about his chronic pain issues. The 57-year old actor suffered through multiple amputations 12-years ago and is finally talking about the ongoing pain from the procedures. Page Six has the full story.
Jamie Spears is doing a complete turnaround. Britney Spears’s father has presented the courts with paperwork urging the judge to end his daughter’s conservatorship ASAP. TMZ reported on the full story.
Comedian Colin Mochrie was spotted duking it out with a fan this past week during an impromptu autograph signing. The fan reached for Mochrie’s head but got walloped instead. You can watch the video here.
Carole Baskin is suing Netflix over their upcoming Tiger King 2. The much-anticipated sequel to the lockdown smash hit has the Big Cat Rescue founder steaming. She’s trying to put a halt to the release, which is set to air on the streaming service on November 17.
Raiders receiver Henry Ruggs III is facing serious charges after his involvement in a fatal DUI. According to ESPN, the 22-year old football player was driving while intoxicated and could face up to 20 years behind bars after the death of a 23-year-old victim.
The Law & Order revival has a new member on the cast. Burn Notice actor Jeffrey Donovan joins the team as an NYPD Detective. Fans can look forward to new episodes in 2022.
Wonder Woman’s Gal Gadot has a new role over at Disney. Her new casting is as the Evil Queen in Disney’s live-action adaptation of Snow White. She will play opposite Rachel Zegler as Snow White. Deadline has all the details.
Entertainment News: In Memoriam
The Gap Band’s Ronnie Wilson died this week at age 73. The R&B legend suffered a stroke last week and took his last breath on November 2 while holding hands with his devoted wife.
Sons of Anarchy fans mourned the loss of a fan favorite player. William Lucking died on October 18 at 80 years old. The actor stole hearts in his role as Piney Winston on the FX drama. You can read his obituary here.
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