George Clooney Calls His Mom; Lilo Puts Herself on House Arrest; Kony 2012 Creator Seen Running Around Naked
Posted 03.19.12 by Chris
ReelzChannel Celebrity Rundown
Everyone knows that you get one phone call from jail. After being arrested for protesting at the Sudanese Embassy on Friday, who did George Clooney call using his one phone call? "My mom," said the actor and activist. "Something never changes." Clooney jokingly told NBC's Ann Curry jail was "really rough, you can imagine." Clooney was released later that same afternoon after paying a $100 fine. Speaking on Meet the Press on Sunday, Clooney said that he felt that President Obama was in good shape for re-election, but needed to do a better job selling all of the landmark accomplishments that he achieved during his first term.
Well, Lindsay Lohan is on house arrest again, but this time, she's putting herself on lockdown. TMZ reports Lilo is staying home until her probation is up in two weeks after skirting with trouble last week. Lohan is facing potential problems after a club manager claims Lindsay hit him with her car in Hollywood early Tuesday. Lindsay is denying any wrongdoing but to stay on the good side with the law, friends are urging her to stay at home until her probation is over on March 29. Lindsay will now only leave the house to finish her court-ordered community service at the morgue.
The creator of the Kony 2012 video may have a new viral video. New details and a new video have emerged from the bizarre arrest of Jason Russell, who is accused by police of running around outside completely naked and making sexual gestures last week. In this new video, Russell is heard talking to himself, cursing, acting irrational, and shouting about the devil. Russell was not arrested and police said he won't be charged, but he has been placed on a psychiatric hold to see if he's a danger to himself and others. Exhaustion, dehydration, and malnutrition were to blame for the episode, according to a rep for Invisible Children.
Ellen Pompeo, Ashlee Simpson,
and Jessica Alba
were among the guests at Jessica Simpson
's baby shower over the weekend
. The Fashion Star
mentor wore her hair down with soft braids around her face and showed off her massive baby bump in a clingy blue snakeskin dress. Simpson must have changed from her St. Patty Day outfit, which included knee-high green rubber boots
And in celebrity ink news, Rihanna got a crucifix tattoo on her collarbone.