ALLISON MACK ASKS JUDGE TO EASE UP ON BAIL CONDITIONS: Smallville alum and accused sex ring leader Allison Mack is asking a judge for leniency on her bail conditions. She is currently subjected to GPS-monitored detention at her parents’ home in Los Alamitos, California. While she is allowed to travel locally to meet with lawyers and head to Brooklyn for court appearances, she is asking Brooklyn federal court Judge Nicholas Garaufis for permission to go to work, school and church. She is out on $5 million bail after her April arrest for sex trafficking, conspiracy to commit sex trafficking and attempted human trafficking. The judge has not yet ruled on the motion.
KYLIE JENNER & TRAVIS SCOTT SPARK ENGAGEMENT RUMORS: Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott recently took a trip to a jewelry store, sparking engagement rumors. The parents of baby Stormi hit Palachek’s Jeweler’s in Calabasas following her 21stbirthday party over the weekend. Travis gifted Jenner with a Rolls Royce for her birthday. Think a sparklier present is in store?
REALITY STAR LYRIC MCHENRY DEAD AT 26: Reality star Lyric McHenry was found on the Major Deegan Expressway early Tuesday morning. The 26-year-old was transported to Bronx-Lebanon hospital and pronounced dead, E! News reports. There was no sign of trauma. McHenry appeared on EJ Johnson’s reality show EJNYC. According to her Instagram Stories, she partied in NYC at The Frederick Hotel, SoHo Grand Hotel and Dream Downtown late Monday.
THOMAS RAVENEL IS LEAVING SOUTHERN CHARM: Thomas Revenel is done with Bravo’s Southern Charm, Page Six reports. "I’m not doing the show anymore. In the contract they have the right to fictionalize your story. They took advantage of me. I decided I’ve got too much to lose and informed them I’m not coming back," he tweeted from his private account. Revenel, 56, was accused of sexual assault by two women earlier this summer, charges he denies. Much of the show has followed his custody dispute with ex Kathryn Dennis over their children Kensie, 4, and Saint, 2.
DANE COOK ADDRESSES AGE GAP WITH GIRLFRIEND: Is age just a number? The 46-year-old Dane Cook thinks so. The comedian is dating Kelsi Taylor, 19, and he’s noticed that fans have some questions. In Instagram Stories, he joked: "The only thing you have to do is plan that your deaths will be somewhat far apart." So … how did they meet? "We met at a game night I host at my place," he revealed. "We were friends for a while and soon after, fell in like with each and then upgraded to love." He adds that she is "smart, kind, creative, loyal & honest." They first went public with their romance in February.
HALLE BERRY CELEBRATES 52 WITH EPIC CAKE FIGHT: The Academy Award-winning Halle Berry celebrated her 52nd birthday with a cake fight. Thankfully, she shared the whole thing on Instagram, captioning it: "How to celebrate your birthday when you don’t celebrate birthdays - love my messy girls for this one". Her so-called "mess girls" are Lindsay Flores, her stylist, and Zarna Surti, founder of the magazine Tonal. In her Instagram Stories, she posted a longer look at the cake fight.
PAULEY PERRETTE OFFENDED BY FAMILY FEUD: After her high-profile exit from CBS’ NCIS, Pauley Perrette is spending her days … watching Family Feud? The star took to Twitter to vent about the show. "Dear @FamilyFeudABC I love @SteveHarveyFM and I love game shows. WHY DO YOU MAKE YOU PROGRAM SO FILTHY? Even with child players? No reason," she fumed. "I’m a sociologist, love @FamilyFeudABC but WHY WHY are all the questions now filthy and sex questions? There’s so much more to humans. Cmon." Several agreed with her, adding that they noticed the change when Steve Harvey took over in 2010. Still, Harvey has some viewers pleased: he’s one of the few hosts to increase ratings year-over-year.
JAX TAYLOR DRAGS YOUNES BENDJIMA: It’s rough out there without a Kardashian backing him up! Vanderpump Rules star Jax Taylor took to Instagram Stories to drag Kourtney Kardashian’s ex Youned Bendjima after he spotted him at his L.A. gym. "When kourtney kardashain dumps you and you have to slum it like the rest of us at a normal gym," Taylor wrote on the photo. "No more Fiji diamond water either. Got to drink that smart water now." Ouch!