Mike Coppola/Getty Images Ben Affleck has some big shoes to fill playing Batman, and no one knows that more than Michael Keaton. The Birdman star recently sat down with us to weigh in on the controversial casting. “My guess is he’s a smart guy. I don’t know Ben but he’s been around long enough to see all this stuff happen. My guess is he’s...

Let’s talk about something important: foods we don’t need but someone made anyway. The topic? Chocolate! Yay! More specifically: chocolate ramen! Ew!! Pot Noodle is a company who makes instant ramen noodles, and they’ve gone and ruined them with chocolate! This abomination is known as “dessert noodles” and they’re called ChocNoodle. They’re ‘Luxurious Chocolate’ flavored, covered in creamy chocolate sauce, chunks of all-butter fudge, milk chocolate chips and maple-covered pecans! While...

Someone definitely made the most of her 20s! In Amy Poehler‘s new memoir Yes, Please, the comedienne talks about her 20’s when she fell right into L.A.’s drug scene. And yes, she tried nearly all of them! She aptly titled a chapter Obligatory Drug Stories, where she talks about using cocaine, ecstasy, mushrooms, and her continued marijuana use!...

This is just ridiculous! Last week, a few members of the NBC team that was possibly exposed to Ebola broke their voluntary quarantine to grab some takeout food. Dr. Nancy Snyderman was among the group, and she released a statement for Brian Williams to read on NBC Nightly News, saying: “While under voluntary quarantine guidelines, which called for our team...

Ouch! That looks like it hurts! Bethenny Frankel shared a super painful pic of what happens when cooking goes wrong! The reality TV star posted a pic of her tanned leg, which is pretty badly burned in two different spots! She said: “I’m definitely a chef & not a cook if this oven burn is any indication. And i wasn’t even making anything exciting.” But...

For almost 75 years McDonald’s has been one of the most recognizable names in fast food. But, just being the No. 1 restaurant in the world doesn’t necessarily bring you brand loyalty. Do you remember two years ago when the burger chain was accused of using that pink slime in its burgers and chicken nuggets? Yeah? Well, so does Mickey-D’s, and they...

Mark Zuckerberg created Facebook, and while the jury is still out on how “good” FB actually is, it’s allowed him to do some real good in the world. Well, mainly, it brought him TONS of money which he sometimes donates to charitable causes for the betterment of mankind. The Zuck and his wife Priscilla have just donated $ 25 million to the Centers...

While this story is beyond tragic, we applaud Brittany Maynard for her courage and strength. The terminally ill 29-year-old was diagnosed with brain cancer back in April and she has since decided, along with her husband, to end her own life under Oregon’s Death With Dignity Act. It will happen on Nov. 1st. This is an emotional choice the whole world has heard,...

Ugh, what terrible news. The new recently infected health care worker, who has yet to be identified, helped treat Thomas Eric Duncan, a Liberian citizen who tragically died of the virus a week ago. While the health care worker wore protective gear to treat Duncan, he still managed to catch the disease — which is exactly what happened to Nina Pham, a nurse who was...

Zach Galifianakis refuses to play into the whole Hollywood thing. So when he showed up visibly slimmer at the premiere of his new movie, Birdman, people obviously had tons of questions he didn’t care to answer. Mainly like what happened and where did all the weight go? [ Related: Zach Galifianakis Lost So Much Weight!!! ] While at the NYC premiere of Birdman,...

Beyoncé went out in London showing off her perfect face, perfect body, perfect marriage — and then she messed it all up by bringing her hair too. Umm … someone stole/destroyed Bey’s bangs, and the world is demanding ’em back. NOW!   ...

Taylor “Lil’ Bit”  Wright — who quit the TV show “Party Down South” — is rubbing her old bosses the wrong way … with a line of body lotions that capitalizes on her reality show persona. Wright’s been on social media lately promoting a brand of moisturizer and suntan lotion called “Lil’ Bit Country”...

A former “America’s Next Top Model” finalist has a gaping hole in her grill … and has been reduced to begging the public for help. Amanda Swafford — who finished 3rd in Cycle 3 of the show back in 2004 — had a disastrous run-in with a Bojangles chicken bone last week … and it’s left her toothless right smack in the...

Once again preparing to bless the world with another Spawn of Disick, Kourtney Kardashian showed off her pregnant body while lounging poolside in Los Angeles. This will be the third child for KK and SD — they already have son Mason, 4, and daughter Penelope, 2. Kourtney told Scott she was preggers on the season premiere of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians”...

Jermaine Jackson‘s hair is … well, unexplainable. Feel free to try making sense of this in the comments. ...

Brett Favre knows the importance of manscaping … because you never know when your nether regions will be seen by the world … and that could be why he’s now endorsing a line of body hair trimmers. Favre is now the face of MicroTouch — which sells various male grooming products. In the new TV spot, a freshly clean-shaven Favre brags how “I...

Jermaine Jackson‘s hair is keeping a secret … and it has to do with The Jackson Five. We ran into Jermaine in Calabasas Thursday … and what he told us is mind-bending. Look at his hair today, and look at a picture of him back in the day when he sang with Michael. Is it really possible by un-greasing Jermaine he could go back to his ABC days? Mind-bending,...

Exclusive Details Snoop Dogg has declared a truce with Iggy Azalea … officially squashing the beef after just one phone convo with T.I. Snoop just posted a video mea culpa where he says, “No more bad talk. I apologize. I won’t do it again.” He says the peace treaty was engineered by Iggy’s manager … T.I.  Snoop never mentions...

Kenya Moore has a message for NeNe Leakes … I’m rich enough to make an eyeball-popping donation to charity … so now it’s your turn to pony up, bitch. Kenya tells TMZ … she made good on the challenge NeNe made on the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” reunion show … by cutting a $ 20,000 check to the Detroit Public Schools...

Another “iCarly” star has a thing for a HUGE celebrity athlete — this time, it’s Miranda Cosgrove who tells TMZ Sports she thinks Colin Kaepernick is the hottest QB in the NFL. The 21-year-old actress — who plays Carly on the Nickelodeon show — was rockin’ her 49ers shirt through LAX yesterday when she told us Kap’s...

breaking news The keyboardist for Jack’s White‘s tour band was found dead in his hotel room in Mexico … and reports say police found drugs and alcohol in the room. Isaiah “Ikey” Owens was found dead Tuesday morning … he had just played a gig with White the night before in Puebla, Mexico. Investigators have not yet determined the...

Kesha was sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused for 10 years by her producer, Dr. Luke, to the point where she nearly died. According to a new lawsuit — obtained by TMZ — Kesha claims Dr. Luke was abusive towards her almost from the get-go — when she signed on with him at 18 — and made repeated sexual advances toward her. She...

Iggy Azalea needs to learn her place in the rap world — at the bottom — because she has NO business beefin’ with top dogs like Snoop … so says Dogg Pound rapper Daz Dillinger. Daz tells TMZ  … Snoop doesn’t “give a f***” about Iggy because she’s nowhere near his level … and definitely doesn’t care...

Kesha is a liar who is making up stories just so she can get out of her legally binding contract with Dr. Luke … and she tried extorting him to boot … this according to a new lawsuit. Luke filed suit hours after Kesha filed her own lawsuit … accusing him of sexual and physical assault over a period of years. But in Luke’s lawsuit … he...

Nick Cannon is all heart broken over his divorce from Mariah Carey — and by heart broken we mean partying his face off in Vegas. He celebrated his birthday by nearly getting overwhelmed by a pack of snow bunnies. Watch … it will make sense. See, divorce is hard for Nick … not to like. ...

Keyshia Cole knows how to brawl — punching, scratching and pulling hair like a champ — according to the woman who claims Cole attacked her last month during a jealous rage. Sabrina Mercadel filed court docs accusing Cole of punching her in the face, slashing her with fingernails and throwing objects at her. Mercadel says her neck and back were hurt —...

Slipknot‘s plan to stink up a music festival … BY SETTING CAMEL DUNG ON FIRE … just went down the toilet — fire officials have officially pulled the plug. The metal band had plans to fill drums with camel poop and oil … then set them ablaze during its 3-day Knotfest Music Festival later this month in San Bernardino. The band’s...

breaking news L.A. Lakers star Nick Young is finally stepping in to the war between his GF Iggy Azalea and Snoop — calling the rapper a loser who’s going through a “midlife crisis.” Snoop has been tormenting Iggy for days — first making fun of the way she looks without makeup …. then comparing her to Marlon Wayans in “White...

breaking news Snoop Dogg chose the nuclear option in his war with Iggy Azalea … calling her a “c**t” and warning her “n**ga” to put her in check! Snoop posted the video late Tuesday night … staring into the camera as he said, “You’re f**king with the wrong n**ga! And your n**ga betta check you before I do.” There’s...

Family Feud: Allowing old married couples to reveal intimate details about their personal lives since 1976. It’s what has made the show last this long, to be honest. This time, a contestant named Joyce (of course, her name is Joyce), gave a clue that is possibly the key to her unsatisfying sexual relationship with her husband, Pete. It was so much more than...

Stephen Collins is accusing his wife of being behind his child molestation revelations because she’s using it to screw him in their divorce … and now we know there is A LOT of money on the line. Faye Grant filed legal docs — obtained by TMZ — in which she lists their assets, which she says total more than $ 14 million. Grant says she wants...

Stephen Collins‘ estranged wife tried to persuade a witness to make false claims about sexual molestation to authorities, and when the witness refused she retaliated against that witness … this according to Collins’ lawyer. Attorney Mark Vincent Kaplan tells TMZ … the would-be witness will testify in the upcoming divorce trial. Kaplan claims...

Richard Kiel — who famously played Jaws in 2 James Bond movies — died from serious heart problems … and possibly a heart attack, according to his death certificate. The certificate — filed in Fresno County, CA — lists the immediate cause of death as a POSSIBLE heart attack. It also shows 7′ 2″ Kiel had suffered from coronary...

Keenan Wayans and his little bro Shawn Wayans owe a bundle of cash to an L.A. law firm — according to a new lawsuit — but relax … they shouldn’t have to make a “White Chicks” sequel to pay it off. According to court docs — obtained by TMZ — the Wayans brothers stiffed the firm for more than $ 63K in legal services...

It’s like a modern day Ethel Merman and Ray Middleton … ’cause anything Shaq can do, Grant Hill thinks he can do better — including movies! The former NBA star — who now appears in an AT&T commercial — was out at Mr. Chow Wednesday night when we asked if he would ever consider taking his talents from TV to the big screen. “If...

breaking news “August: Osage County” actress Misty Upham has been reported missing in Washington … and her family fears she may be suicidal. The actress was last seen walking by herself from an apartment Sunday near Auburn … and her dad says Misty told them she was going to visit friends. Her dad told the Hollywood Reporter Misty had been...

Anna Kendrick and Brittany Snow reunited with a bunch of their “Pitch Perfect” costars Friday in New Orleans … all for a pretty awesome “Moulin Rouge” themed wedding party. Anna and Brittany hung out at Lucky Pierre’s for their friend Courtney Barnes’ pre-wedding bash with Kelley Jakle and CJ Perry — more famously...

Jennifer Lopez is all about her ex-boyfriends this week … first she hung out with Diddy at a nightclub — then she checked out her ex-fiance Ben Affleck‘s hit movie, and offered some strange proof. Lopez went to see “Gone Girl” Saturday night … which we know because she posted a pic of her feet up in the theater with the caption,...

Nobody’s pulling for Denzel Washington‘s new action flick more than his young co-star Chloë Grace Moretz — because she’s on the verge of a six-figure haul that will make her one of the highest paid teens in Hollywood. 17-year-old Chloë — who also starred in the “Kick-Ass” movies — already took home a $ 400,000 payday...

“Jurassic World” is about to do battle with “Iron Man” … and the victor gets a 13-year-old kid. Ty Simkins is a hot pint-sized commodity in Hollywood. He starred alongside Robert Downey Jr. in “Iron Man 3” … and he’s also set to star in the upcoming dino flick, “Jurassic World.” Ty’s “Jurassic”...

We’re officially creeped out. The trailer for the psychological thriller, Foxcatcher, was just released and it showcases Steve Carrell in a COMPLETELY different light as an obsessive wrestling coach who has a weird relationship with his trainees. [ Related: Steve Carell As A Paranoid Schizophrenic Millionaire! ] For those who don’t know, Foxcatcher...

Chad Johnson is putting the “MAN” in manicure — telling TMZ Sports he hasn’t missed a mani-appointment since 1999 … and he’s damn proud of it.  The former NFL superstar showed off his nail job in a photo on Instagram — and our crack news team immediately noticed that it appeared the guy was sporting a “gel”...