RHOC’S ALEXA CURTIN SPENDS NIGHT IN JAIL: Real Housewives of Orange County star Alexa Curtin got arrested for drug possession, The Blast reports. The 26-year-old got busted on January 5th for possession of Xanax and drug paraphernalia. She spent the night in jail and was released the next day after posting bail. This arrest is just the latest for Curtin, who has multiple active drug-related criminal cases. She is next due in court in March.
HARVEY WEINSTEIN, BEN BRAFMAN PART WAYS: In a widely anticipated move, Harvey Weinstein and his lead lawyer Ben Brafman are going their separate ways, four months ahead of Weinstein’s criminal trial on sex assault charges. "Mr. Weinstein has authorized Mr. Brafman to formally notify Judge Burke of his decision to withdraw as counsel for Mr. Weinstein in connection with all legal matters currently pending," Weinstein spokesman Juda Engelmayer said in a statement.
STEVE-O TALKS PAST DRUG USE: Appearing on In Depth with Graham Bensinger, Jack**s alum Steve-O revealed the low-point in his drug addiction. "I’m in his house and over at the table where he would weigh out all of his drugs, there was a very noticeable residue of cocaine," Steve-O claimed. "And so I went over to the table to scrape up a pile of cocaine to snort it. But as I had sat down looking at it … you could see, like, the little tiny little blood splatter on the residue." He continued: "This is how just desperate and pathetic my addiction was that I sat there knowingly scraping up this tainted, like, blood cocaine. I sat there and snorted it, which is so f—ed up. I snorted the blood of an intravenous drug user." Steve-O has now been sober for 10 years. He’s currently engaged to girlfriend Lux Wright.
GOLDIE HAWN GOT IN KATE HUDSON’S GRILL DURING CHILDBIRTH: When Kate Hudson welcomed second son Bingham Bellamy in 2011, she realized she wasn’t quite ready for her mom Goldie Hawn’s up-close-and-personal approach in the delivery room. "She wanted me to think of my vagina as a magnolia flower," she said on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in September. "I was like, 'I never want to think of my vagina that big—ever.'" They returned to the show on Thursday together to laugh over the October 2018 birth of Hudson’s daughter Rani Rose Hudson Fujikawa. "As you might know, we had my daughter," Hudson giggled, "which is kind of how it goes down in the birthing room, anyway." Would you want childbirth to be a private or a family affair?
KATHRYN DENNIS QUESTION IF EX THOMAS RAVENEL HAS BEEN EVALUATED FOR BIPOLAR DISORDER: Kathryn Dennis, 26, is responding to ex Thomas Ravenel’s recent allegations of drug addiction and child neglect against her in their custody battle. According to court documents by The Blast, Dennis is requesting that Ravenel, 56, "identity every prescription drug and/or illegal drug that you have used during the past 6 years. For each prescription drug, please identify the doctor who prescribed the drug where you purchased your prescription drugs," according to the documents. The pair share Kensington Calhoun, 4, and son St. Julien Rembert, 3.
NINA DOBREV DEFENDS FRIENDSHIPS WITH IAN SOMERHOLDER & NIKKI REED: The 30-year-old Fam actress appeared on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen’s after-show Wednesday, and a viewer asked her about her friendship with ex Ian Somerhalder and his wife Nikki Reed. "I don't think that's weird at all," Dobrev said. "That's great. Why can't everyone be friends?" She added: "I think that they have a beautiful baby. They are happy—and so am I. What's bad about that? I don't see any problem with that." Are you friends with any of your exes?