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Judge Allows Columbus Short To Collect Belongings From Home

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Columbus Short of TV's "Scandal" will get to return home for a short time after his estranged wife filed a restraining order against him this month. A judge has reportedly granted the actor permission to spend two hours at his home next Monday. Short will be able to collect his things…

William Hurt Drops Out Of Gregg Allman Biopic

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Undated) -- Producers on the Gregg Allman biopic need to find a new leading man. Deadline.com says actor William Hurt has dropped out of the project. The Oscar-winning actor had signed on to portray the rocker in his later years in "Midnight Rider." The production has been wrapped in controversy following the death of a…

Elmo Puppeteer Cleared Of Sex Abuse Charges

Posted On April 23, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Ex-Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash has been cleared of some of the charges that brought his long career at "Sesame Street" to a screeching halt in 2012. A U.S. Court of Appeals has apparently dismissed three sexual abuse charges against Clash, upholding a New York judge's decision last July to dismiss the…

State Supreme Court Denies Conrad Murray’s Appeal

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- The man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in pop star Michael Jackson's death will not get a new trial. The California Supreme Court declined Wednesday to hear an appeal by Dr. Conrad Murray. Murray was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson a fatal dose of the anesthetic propofol. He was sentenced…

MTV To Hold 2014 VMAs In Los Angeles

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- The MTV Video Music Awards are heading back to Los Angeles. MTV announced plans to switch coasts this year, following last year's ceremony in Brooklyn, New York. The 2014 event will take place on August 24th at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Last year's VMAs kept plenty of tongues wagging after…