SARAH JESSICA PARKER’S FEUD WITH KIM CATTRALL OVER? The plot thickens. Sarah Jessica Parker responded to a fan’s question about a third Sex and the City movie, saying she can’t "imagine" doing another one with Kim Cattrall. Last year, Cattrall said she’d never return for a third one, adding that Parker wasn’t very "nice" to her during the hit HBO series’ run, or later. On Tuesday, a fan told Parker on Instagram, "You are still my hero. Please replace or write her out Kim / Samantha if she is not interested and bring back sex and the city movie #3. The fans need this." The actress replied, "Not sure if I can imagine doing another movie without her."
KATE HUDSON AND DANNY FUJIKAWA WELCOME RANI ROSE: Think pink! Kate Hudson announced that she and her partner Danny Fujikawa welcomed their first child, a girl named Rani Rose Hudson Fujikawa on Tuesday. "We have decided to name our daughter Rani (pronounced Ronnie) after her grandfather, Ron Fujikawa. Ron was the most special man who we all miss dearly. To name her after him is an honor," Hudson wrote in her announcement post, which was captioned simply, "She’s here."
HOW OFTEN DOES TOM CRUISE SEE SURI? Tom Cruise is permitted per his custody agreement with ex Katie Holmes to see his daughter Suri up to 10 days a month. But, a source tells Us Weekly, he hasn’t seen his 12-year-old in years. Cruise and Holmes married in 2006 and split in 2012.
CHELSEA PERETTI ANNOUNCES BROOKLYN NINE-NINE EXIT: Months after surviving cancellation and moving from Fox to NBC, Brooklyn Nine-Nine is losing one of its favorite stars. Chelsea Peretti took to Twitter to share thenews: "I won't be doing a full season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine in season six. But that doesn’t mean I won’t ever be back, winky face emoji, heart emoji. I want to thank you for the hours you spent watching Gina be Gina." Showrunner Dan Goor then piped up: "We have tried really hard to create a storyline for her departure that lives up to a character who can only be described as 'The human embodiment of the 100 emoji.' While it's sad to see a member of the family leave, we are so proud of Chelsea and excited for what she does next. Also, I know for a fact that this isn't the last we'll see of Gina Linetti. I mean, she got run over by a frickin' bus, and she only missed like a week of work."
TRACEE ELLIS ROSS ON BEING SINGLE AND CHILDLESS: At 45, Tracee Ellis Ross has found her happy place. The star of ABC’s Black-ish tells InStyle for its November cover story that she’s "very pleased" with her life just as it is. "It's sort of fascinating to be 45 and single and childless," Ross admits. "Happily single, I should add. Not at home crying about it." She continues: "Some of the ability to reflect on what I really want comes from pushing up against a society that shames me for not having the expected trappings. I'm very pleased with my existence these days. Have I had to learn to make friends with loneliness? Yes. I think if I were in a relationship, it would be the same."
CHINA SAYS FAN BINGBING HAS BEEN FINED FOR TAX EVASION: The popular Chinese celebrity Fan Bingbing disappeared from public view in June, and according to a state-run agency, she has been ordered to pay $130 million after misreporting her earnings. In a public posting on social media, she apologized profusely. "As a public figure, I should have abided by laws and regulations, and been a role model in the industry and society," she said. "I shouldn't have lost self-restraint or become lax in managing (my companies), which led to the violation of laws, in the name of economic interests."
BRETT RATNER DROPS LIBEL SUIT: Brett Ratner is dropping his libel suit against Melanie Kohler, a former Endeavor employee who accused him of rape. He filed the suit against her on November 1st, the same day the L.A. Times reported that six other women were also accusing him of misconduct. Kohler’s attorney Roberta Kaplan calls Ratner’s decision to drop the suit "a win" for women everywhere."