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Damon Wayans says he’s “too old to play” Murtaugh on Lethal Weapon. The actor plans to leave the FOX series in December after he shoots the first 13 episodes of the third season. He says, “I’m a 58-year-old diabetic and I’m working 16 hours a day.” Damon plans to return to stand-up to “try to find my smile again.” This comes only a few months after his co-star Clayne Crawford was fired for bad behavior on the set. Talk About It: so no Riggs & no Murtaugh—should the show even be called Lethal Weapon anymore?
Kate Hudson Welcomes A Daughter: The actress, 39, announced on Instagram that she and her boyfriend of over a year, rocker Danny Fujikawa, welcomed their first child. The baby girl, named Rani Rose Hudson Fujikawa, was born on Tuesday, October 2nd. Hudson is also mom to a 7-year-old son from her relationship with ex-fiancé Matt Bellamy and 14-year-old son Ryder Russell from her marriage to ex-husband Chris Robinson.
Lilo & Stitch To Get A Live-Action Remake: With film remakes and TV reboots the new normal, Disney has decided it’s time for it’s sixteen-year-old Hawaiian-set animated film, “Lilo & Stitch”, to have a second life. Details of the upcoming live-action/CG hybrid are scarce so far, but the creative team behind the upcoming “Aladdin” remake is working on this project, too.
Kix Brooks Helps To Preserve A Theatre in his Home State: Louisiana native and Country legend Kix Brooks hosted a two-day benefit on September 28 and 29 that raised $140,000. The proceeds will help preserve the Princess Theatre in Winnsboro, Louisiana, which opened in 1925 to show silent films. “Preserving venues like the Princess, which bring the arts to rural communities, is more important than ever”, Kix says.
NICOLAS CAGE ACCUSED OF ABUSE: Nicolas Cage is being accused of abusing his ex-girlfriend during a recent film festival in Vienna, The Blast reports. According to court documents, Vickie Park claims they’ve been dating on and off since 2017 and that he abused her while “severely intoxicated.”
DRUGS AT CHER’S HOME WEREN’T HERS: Cher’s home was swarmed by police last week, searching the premises and ultimately arresting Donovan Ruiz, the son of one of her assistants who lives at the singer’s home. According to documents obtained by TMZ, police found narcotics and bullets. Cher was on tour at the time and per TMZ, had no clue Ruiz was using her home as his drug HQ.
SARAH JESSICA PARKER’S FEUD WITH KIM CATTRALL OVER? The plot thickens. Sarah Jessica Parker responded to a fan’s question about a third Sex and the City movie, saying she can’t “imagine” doing another one with Kim Cattrall. Last year, Cattrall said she’d never return for a third one, adding that Parker wasn’t very “nice” to her during the hit HBO series’ run, or later. On Tuesday, a fan told Parker on Instagram, “You are still my hero. Please replace or write her out Kim / Samantha if she is not interested and bring back sex and the city movie #3. The fans need this.” The actress replied, “Not sure if I can imagine doing another movie without her.”
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— Joel McHale (@joelmchale) October 3, 2018