Meek Mill Airport Assault Case Dismissed EXCLUSIVE Meek Mill's gotta give it up to his legal team -- the rapper struck another sweet deal and his assault case has been thrown out. TMZ broke the story ... Meek was charged with misdemeanor assault back in March after allegedly getting into an altercation with someone wanting a pic with the rapper at St. Louis International Airport. Fast forward 7 months ... Meek's high-powered attorney, Joe Tacopina, tells us Meek struck a deal with prosecutors to have the case dismissed if he performed community service ... which he did at the Veterans Association in Philly. The news comes on the heels of Meek's reckless driving case -- where his arrest record will be wiped clean if he keeps his nose clean for 6 months. Lay low, Meek. This post was go
Greg Hardy Roughin' Up UFC Fighters in Training ... Says Boxing Coach EXCLUSIVE Greg Hardy made a damn good decision switching over to MMA ... 'cause the former NFL star is already takin' out UFC fighters -- so says his boxing coach, Billy Padden. Billy wouldn't name names ... but told us Hardy's killin' it at American Top Team (ATT) -- an MMA gym stacked with heavy hitters like Junior dos Santos and Tyron Woodley. "He actually knocked 2 UFC fighters down in sparring," Padden told TMZ Sports. Billy says Greg's a "natural born fighter" -- and even has a shot to be 1 of the best in the world. So when it comes to the opponent for his first pro fight -- Joe "The Legend" Hawkins -- Padden told us The Kraken's gonna dominate. Billy also defended Hardy from the haters ... explaining how he
Justin Timberlake Got the Time? Yup, Super Bowl Halftime Show! Breaking News Justin Timberlake is coming back to conquer the Super Bowl halftime show this year ... according to Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon. I DO have the time. Half the time...#PepsiHalftime #SBLII @Pepsi @NFL @JimmyFallon @FallonTonight pic.twitter.com/4Z4Dz29l3X — Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) October 23, 2017 JT posted a vid Sunday that confirmed reports he was performing at Super Bowl LII, with his and Jimmy's mini skit playing on the phrase "have the time" ... which quickly morphed into "You're doing the halftime show at the Super Bowl??!!" As we reported ... the rest of 'NSYNC could possibly join Justin onstage during his performance, which seems even likelier now that he's definitely got the gig. Can
Kathy Griffin Hard Break with Lisa Bloom ... Over Trump Beheading Pic Kathy Griffin has apparently cut off her old attorney Lisa Bloom ... and it all seems to be traced back to her Trump beheading photo and subsequent press conference. Kathy tweeted (without much context) early Sunday morning, telling @LisaBloom to "pls stop calling me" and that if she wanted to talk ... she'd have to refund her the "tens of thousands of $$ I wasted on your services" for Kathy to even consider it. Dear @LisaBloom pls stop calling me. If you’d like to refund me the tens of thousands of $$ I wasted on your services maybe I’ll talk to you — Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) October 22, 2017 Lisa responded Sunday afternoon claiming Kathy's attacks were unwarranted ... adding she even went way off script dur
Ewan McGregor Split from Wife Co-Star Kissing Pics Surface Ewan McGregor reportedly split from his wife, Eve Mavrakis, as early as 5 months ago ... which became clear after he was seen sucking face with his TV co-star. Ewan and Eve quietly separated back in May of this year, according to People ... but the news wouldn't have came out if it wasn't for pics taken of him kissing his "Fargo" co-star, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, at a London cafe over the weekend. Ewan and Mary Elizabeth play love interests on the show ... looks like they took the romance off-camera too. As for the now-exes, they've been married since 1995 ... and have 4 daughters together. We reached out to Ewan for further comment ... so far, no word back. [embedded content] This post was gotten from TMZ
Rapper Z-RO No Criminal Charges in Just Brittany Beating Case EXCLUSIVE Houston rapper Z-RO will not face criminal charges for allegedly beating his then-gf Just Brittany ... TMZ has learned. According to court records, a grand jury failed to indict Z-RO Tuesday on felony assault charges. TMZ broke the story ... Z-RO's ex-gf claimed the rapper slapped, punched and dragged her around his house while holding a pistol. Brittany even handed over an audio recording of the alleged beating, prompting cops to arrest Z-RO in July. Brittany later told us -- on "Raq Rants" -- Z-RO rapped about the alleged incident, and claimed he had "no soul in his eyes" during the attack. Z-RO's attorney, Charles Adams, tells TMZ ... there were huge inconsistencies between the recording and the written stateme
Harvey Weinstein Says Brother Bob Responsible for His Demise EXCLUSIVE Harvey Weinstein believes his own brother was responsible for his demise, and he has the proof in the form of a receipt ... but Bob Weinstein says Harvey's a "very sick man" who's slinging fake stories to deflect from his own misdeeds. Sources connected to H.W. tell TMZ, Harvey firmly believes it was his brother Bob who fed The New York Times the information for its sexual harassment story. He believes it was a well-orchestrated plan by Bob to remove Harvey from the company he built. Weinstein, we're told, firmly believes the entire board knew about his sexual harassment troubles for years. Our sources say 7 months ago Bob received Weinstein's entire personnel file which detailed a number of the claims, and he beli...
Harvey Weinstein Flying to Europe Tonight For Sex Addiction Rehab Exclusive Details Harvey Weinstein is boarding a private jet Tuesday night, bound for a rehab center in Europe for sex addiction ... sources connected with the former mogul tell TMZ. We're told Harvey has decided to take the advice of the people around him and leave immediately. We're told he will enter a live-in facility and will deal both with sex and other behavioral issues. Our sources say Weinstein is surprisingly calm, considering the PR nightmare engulfing him. As one source put it, "He has his moments where there are bursts, but for the most part he's pretty calm." We're told Weinstein still believes he can get help, come back and make a fresh start. As a source close to Weinstein put it, "He wants to come back w...
Donald Trump Trashes Jemele Hill She's Killing ESPN Breaking News Donald Trump is firing more shots in his war with Jemele Hill -- implying her anti-Trump stance is singlehandedly killing ESPN's ratings. Less than 24 hours after ESPN hit Hill with a 2 week suspension for tweets about Jerry Jones' threat to bench players who "disrespect the flag," Trump has weighed in. "With Jemele Hill at the mike, it is no wonder ESPN ratings have 'tanked,' in fact, tanked so badly it is the talk of the industry!" Hill has previously called Trump a "white supremacist" -- and the White House called for her to be fired. Make no mistake about it ... these two sides hate each other and it seems Trump won't be happy until ESPN cuts ties with Hill for good. This post was gotten from TMZ
Ralphie May Last Meal Jalapeno Poppers and a Chicken Sandwich EXCLUSIVE It's not exactly a dream ad for Jack in the Box ... Ralphie May chowed down on Jalapeno Poppers and a Chicken Sandwich at 1 AM Friday, and 12 hours later he was dead. We now know Ralphie's last hours. After performing at Harrah's Thursday night, he and a few other comedians went to Jack in the Box, got take out and went to the private residence where Ralphie was staying with a fellow comedian. Ralphie took his bag of food into his room at around 1 AM, shut the door and that's the last time anyone saw him alive. He had a habit of sleeping until noon, so no one thought of checking on him, until Ralphie's assistant showed up just after 12 PM and opened his bedroom door. The assistant found Ralphie unconscious on the f...
Nelly Rape Case Accuser Alerts D.A. ... He's Trying to Intimidate Me!!! EXCLUSIVE 5:40 AM PT -- Nelly's attorney, Scott Rosenblum, fired back at Koehler, "I would suggest rereading the [intimidating a witness] statute. I would further suggest talking to some of the unbiased witnesses." Further, Rosenblum tells TMZ ... "Nelly will continue to respond to her client's baseless allegations." Nelly's rape accuser is calling him out for bullying her so harshly in the media, her attorney believes it rises to the level of a crime and is demanding justice ... TMZ has learned. The alleged victim's attorney, Karen Koehler, says Nelly fired off a letter to prosecutors laying out what she views as verbal attacks made by Nelly's team since TMZ broke the story of Nelly's arrest. In the letter she ...
2 Chainz Sued Here's How We Rolls ... Pay for That Whip!!! EXCLUSIVE 2 Chainz has a lotta nerve skipping out on his Rolls-Royce tab ... according to a high-end auto broker who's suing to get the dough. Highline Holdings Group says 2 Chainz hired them to lock down a Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead, but when it came time to pay, the rapper was a little absent-minded. According to the docs, obtained by TMZ, Highline negotiated a $262,212 price, to which Chainz agreed and paid most of that sum. He had an outstanding balance of $18,317, and when Highline contacted him he refused to fork over one more penny ... according to the suit. Even though the exotic ride was delivered to his home in Georgia, the broker insists 2 Chainz won't pay. Highline's suing to get the balance plus interest. So far
Future Masks Off at Disneyland For Day of Family Fun!!! EXCLUSIVE Future couldn't hide it behind a mask if he wanted to -- he was in full daddy mode with his kids at Disneyland. Papa Bear took several of his kids, including Baby Future and daughter London, to the Happiest Place on Earth. Friends, like Jus Bleezy, and other family members tagged along for the weekend adventure. Sources tell us the rapper's making the most of downtime in the middle of his Hndrxx World Tour -- and he was into it ... even taking time to pump up his 3-year-old son for a spin on the carousel. No word on if Future hit up Tomorrowland ... but ya gotta figure. This post was gotten from TMZ
Jhene Aiko Already Armed with Big Sean's Face!!! What Ex-Husband? The ink in Jhene Aiko's divorce docs has barely dried, and ditto for the ink used to tattoo Big Sean's face on her arm!!! Yes, the singer is rocking a new tat of her new bf ... just days after officially becoming a single woman again. Downtown L.A. tattoo artist Miryam Lumpini -- aka The Witchdoctor -- showed off her handiwork. You'll recall Sean and Jhene got steamy at a show in June 2016 -- practically cementing rumors she was done with hubby, Dot Da Genius. She filed for divorce a couple months later, and it was finalized just last week. Nothing makes it official -- or dooms the relationship -- like tattooing someone's face on your body. Congrats/good luck! This post was gotten from TMZ
Astros' Josh Reddick Busts Out American Flag Speedo ... Locker Room Turn-Up Breaking News Another huge win for the Houston Astros, another chance for Josh Reddick to pay tribute to Old Glory on his crotch. Reddick rocked his legendary American flag skivvies (again) for the Astros' post-game turn-up after eliminating the Red Sox in the ALDS on Monday ... bustin' out the Red, White & Blue for some champagne showers. Everyone from Justin Verlander to Dallas Keuchel celebrated the 5-4 comeback win to close out the series ... but (thankfully) no one else stripped to their stars and stripes. LET’S GOOOO 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/VV86jpKO0r — Houston Astros (@astros) October 9, 2017 This post was gotten from TMZ
Harvey Weinstein Save My Ass! Begged Execs for Support Breaking News Harvey Weinstein made a failed attempt to save his job in the 11th hour, firing off an email to other studio execs and asking them to back him in his time of need. Weinstein's email said, "My board is thinking of firing me. All I'm asking, is let me take a leave of absence and get into heavy therapy and counseling." He added ... "A lot of the allegations are false as you know but given therapy and counseling as other have done, I think I'd be able to get there." As we reported, The Weinstein Co. fired its head honcho Sunday after the New York Times story alleging he'd sexually harassed employees, actresses and others for decades. It seems the letters of support were never sent, or simply weren't persuasive enough. The...
Harvey Weinstein, the film maker Harvey Weinstein, the Oscar-winning film producer accused of sexually harassing female employees, has been fired by the board of his company.One of the biggest producers in Hollywood, Mr Weinstein was behind films including Shakespeare in Love, The King’s Speech and Pulp Fiction. The Weinstein Company directors said that “in light of new information about misconduct” his employment had been terminated “effective immediately”. Mr Weinstein had been informed. His sudden departure comes after the New York Times published a report last week about sexual harassment claims dating back nearly three decades. The 65-year-old apologised and said he planned to take a leave of absence. “The way I’ve behaved with colleagues in the past has caused a lot of pain, and I si
Vegas Halloween Stores Come Buy a Toy Gun And Trick or Treat Away EXCLUSIVE The Las Vegas mass shooting and the horrific carnage it left behind hasn't put a damper on Vegas Halloween stores -- realistic looking toy guns are still for sale. We called a bunch of stores in the area and they say they'll continue pushing toy guns ... but with a new ground rule. Customers were permitted in the past to test and play with the fake weapons in the store ... that's no longer the case, because they feel it will scare other customers, especially kids. The bigger point ... these toys guns are still for sale, which means kids will be brandishing them out on the street on Halloween night, which is a scary proposition given what happened last Sunday. What's unclear ... will customers and soon-to-be Ha