By Lesley Rousso
Happy Friday! Let’s start this weeks OBB by wishing Christina Aguilera a huge Mazel on the birth of baby girl Summer Rain. According to Us Magazine, Summer was born Saturday to The Voice star and her fiancé Matthew Rutler.
Pat O’Brien, former cohost of Access Hollywood and The Insider has been making the rounds this week, promoting his memoir, I’ll Be Back Right After This. In it, he discusses his alcohol addiction, an elevator ride with Angelina Jolie and his days starring in P. Diddy videos. I think I’ll give it a read, sounds juicy. Stay tuned for a review.
America’s Got Talent host Nick Cannon has confirmed to the NY Daily News that he and Mariah Carey are indeed separated and have been for months. Apparently Mariah was none too happy when Nick went on a radio show in March and revealed that he slept with Kim K back in the day. Nick says his main focus is the couples’ 3-year-old twins Monroe and Morrocan.
Julianne Hough is returning to Dancing With The Stars but not as a dancer. She will join the panel as the fourth judge. Season 19 cast members will be revealed September 4th on Good Morning America.
A very Happy 60th birthday to our favorite weather man, Mr. Al Roker! Did you get to keep the Stay-puff marshmallow man? I’ll be seeing you on The Plaza in September for a selfie! Congrats to The Today Show‘s Jenna Wolfe and partner Stephanie Gosk who announced they are expecting baby number two.
I’m ending with my favorite Howard Stern item of the week. Zac Efron has nominated Eric the Actor for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Ashley Tisdale posted the video of herself and Zac on IG getting doused with ice. Zac nominated Robert Pattinson, Matthew McConaughey and yes, Eric the Actor. No word on whether or not he’s accepted the challenge, but I’m sure he’s bitching about it to whoever will listen. Stay tuned…