Dina's Dirt Alert for May 20, 2019

Monday, May 20th

6:40

The Hollywood Reporters says that "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" is being
canceled after a 17-year run. A representative for the game show said the series
"will not return in national syndication for the 2019-2020 season." The adaptation
of a British TV show debuted on ABC in 1999 with Regis Philbin as host.

Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked in South Africa over the weekend. He was
dropkicked while visiting the Arnold Classic Africa sports festival in Johannesburg,
though the video shows that he barely moves. Deadspin reports that he's not
pressing charges

Alex Rodriquez is pursuing legal action over a photo. The photo in question shows
him sitting on the toilet in his apartment’s bathroom. It's unclear who took the
photo, but Page Six says they are investigating the office building next door.

If you haven't heard yet, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have named their fourth
child Psalm. They posted it on Instagram. The couple welcomed Psalm via
surrogate on May 10.

7:40
Page Six reports that Matthew McConaughey has finally received his high school
diploma. He graduated in 1988 with a diploma holder and was supposed to pick it
up after. He never did. He received it when he returned to his Texas alma mater to
address the class of 2019.

Sandra Bullock revealed last year that she had a crush on her "Speed" co-star
Keanu Reeves when she was on the Ellen Degeneres Show. Now, Keanu
revealed to Ellen that he had one on her, too! Neither of them knew the other had
a crush on them.

Spice Girl Mel B had a bit of a scare this weekend when all of a sudden she
couldn’t see. According to the Daily Mail, Scary Spice was rushed to the hospital
in London Friday fearing she was going blind because she “couldn't see anything”
after losing vision in her right eye.

"Game Of Thrones" stars Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) and Jerome Flynn
(Bronn) apparently started dating in 2002 and broke it off in 2014 after they were
both starring in the show. Their breakup didn't go well. A source tells The Sun that they refused to film together after the split.

8:40
Is Justin Bieber missing his ex? Well, if you believe a report in Radaronline, Justin
has been texting with ex Selena Gomez and wife Hailey Baldwin isn’t at all happy
about it. “Justin is constantly talking about Selena, and Hailey is at her boiling
point with all of this,” a source close to Selena clams. “But when she caught Justin
with Selena texts on his phone last week, Hailey absolutely lost it and reached out
to Selena to tell her to stay away from her man!”

Woodstock 50 might actually go on. Financial Content says that the team behind
the three-day festival just announced they’ve lined up a new financial backer,
Oppenheimer & Co., to replace Dentsu, who backed out and attempted to cancel
the festival. Woodstock 50 is scheduled to take place August 16th to 18th in
Watkins Glen, New York.


Game of Thrones fans might be interested to know that Daenerys Targaryen was
almost played by the Scarlet Witch. “Avengers: Endgame” star Elizabeth Olsen
told Entertainment Weekly that it was “the most awkward audition I’d ever had."
She was just starting out and she said her “most awkward” try-out had involved a
monologue from the first season and that "it was terrible."

Guy Fieri's wife, Lori, tells People magazine that she wants him to get rid of his
frosted hair. “When I first met him, he had no goatee. He had dark hair. He wore a
suit to work every day. Now I look at him and I’m like, ‘Where’s that man I married
with the whole clean look? I always say, ‘When are you going to change your
haircut?’”

 

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