Hollywood Dirt: Kourtney Kardashian Welcomes Baby Girl, Tom and Katie Negotiate Settlement + More
BABY POOP – IT’S A GIRL FOR KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN: There’s a new KARDASHIAN to keep up with! Well, techincally, it’s a Disick, but pah-tayto/poe-tato. According to E! News, KOURTNEY and SCOTT welcomed their second bouncing baby reality star, and first daughter yesterday morning. They named her Penelope Scotland Disick. Penelope tipped the scales at 7 pounds, 14 ounces.
TOM AND KATIE NEGOTIATING SETTLEMENT: Although most people were hoping for a expecting a contentious divorce between TOM CRUISE and KATIE HOLMES, it looks like they’re willing to work out their differences before things get real nasty in their divorce.
The pair called a truce over the weekend, with their lawyers trying to negotiate a settlement. Katie spent much of Friday and Saturday at her attorney’s office, with insiders saying both sides are in talks over child custody, visitation and child support, as well as a property settlement. Sources say despite earlier reports, there are no current plans for either side to go to court unless talks fall apart.
On a related note … London’s Daily Mail has the last known picture of Tomkat together. The couple was photographed having dinner at a sushi restaurant in Reykjavik, Iceland, on June 16 — about 2 weeks before Katie “blindsided” Tom with the divorce. Here’s the pic.
RIHANNA SHOWS US HER TWEETS: RIHANNA hit up Twitter over the weekend and posted this picture of herself blowing (pot?) smoke …
In other RiRi news … Without naming names, Rihanna — who graces the cover of the August Harper’s Bazaar — confesses to the magazine that she still suffers from the emotional pain caused by her highly publicized relationship with CHRIS BROWN.
“When I was in love, I fell so hard. I was really, really, really in love. The way it made me feel was priceless,” she admits. “And in a blink of an eye my whole life changed. Everything that I knew was different.” She adds that is why she’s reluctant to be in another serious relationship, telling the mag, “I’m afraid of feeling that [pain] again.”
KRIS HUMPHRIES’ PREGNANT ‘EX’ WANTS HIM BACK – HE WANTS PATERNITY TEST: KRIS HUMPHRIES’ reportedly pregnant supposed ex-girlfriend, Myla Sinanaj, wants to reconcile with the NBA baller. According to TMZ, Myla has fired her lawyer, dropped her plans to file a defamation lawsuit against Kris, and is ready to sign a confidentiality agreement, all in the hopes of winning him back.
Kris, meanwhile, isn’t so excited by the news that he’s going to be a daddy. While she insists the baby’s his because he’s the only man she’s been with recently, sources say Kris is demanding a paternity test to prove he is the baby daddy.
MEGAN FOX POSTS PICS OF HERSELF AT AGE 12: MEGAN FOX hit up Facebook over the weekend and shared a few photos of her “12 year old self.”
“I encourage you to admire my citrus/copper-colored highlights (thanks Sun-in!), my braces and my ever present sunburn,” she wrote. “And yeah, I’m brushing my eyebrows with a toothbrush in that one picture.”
QUOTE/UNQUOTE: “I don’t wear [underwear].” — ‘Underworld’ star KATE BECKINSALE, who adds, quote, “Unless I’m wearing a very short skirt, or maybe if I am going on a mountain expedition with extra layers. But no, I don’t like [wearing panties].”
R.I.P. – ERNEST BORGNINE: Oscar winner ERNEST BORGNINE, whose acting career spanned eight decades, passed away Sunday at a Los Angeles hospital at the age of 95. His publicist said the cause of death was kidney failure.
Borgnine, who appeared in more than 200 movies, won an Academy Award in 1955 for playing a lonely and lovestruck bachelor in ‘Marty.’ He would go on to co-star in dozens of classic films, including ‘The Poseidon Adventure’, ‘The Dirty Dozen’ and ‘The Wild Bunch’ He also starred in numerous television roles, most notably in the sitcom ‘McHale’s Navy’ and as the voice of The Mermaid Man in ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’. Borgnine is survived by his fifth wife, Tova, and three children.
Watch Borgnine in the trailer for his Oscar-winning performance as ‘Marty’…