A new toxicology report ordered by the family of Brittany Murphy says rat poison may have been the cause of her death. Murphy’s mother found her dead at home in December 2009 and the LA Coroner ruled her death was due to pneumonia and anemia. Brittany's husband Simon Monjack died from the same causes a 5 months later. An independent report ordered by her father Angelo Bertolotti found she didn’t die of natural causes. The report even suggests that Brittany and Simon could have been murdered by a third party. Following years of litigation Bertolotti was able to obtain samples of her hair, blood and tissue for testing. The Examiner reports that “based on the symptoms” exhibited by Brittany and Simon before their deaths, he ordered testing for heavy metals and toxins. According to the report the Los Angeles Coroner did not test for heavy metals. Heavy metals are found in many rat poisons and insecticides. Crazy!
Just one week shy of the Season 17 finals, Leah Remini and her pro partner, Tony Dovolani were eliminated from “Dancing With the Stars.” See the video here!
Miley Cyrus has been on a globe promoting tour of Bangerz. Well early yesterday she informed fans that doctors forced her to take a break to save her voice. Cyrus tweeted to her 15.5 million followers on Sunday "Vocal rest...Happy to get some rest. Time to go be sicky." Cyrus also revealed that she will let her fans choose her next single.She admitted that she has been so busy organizing her tour that she hasn't had the chance to decide on the follow-up to 'Wrecking Ball'.
Lady Gaga had a bunch of great performances this weekend on SNL and one sketch didn’t air but now it’s posted everywhere! The sketch features Gaga and every female member of the cast portraying ship captains in the 1800s. Gaga's the one who's actually steering the ship. Watch the skit here!
Justin Timberlake has revealed at some time he would like to pursue a career in country music and hopes one day to do so. He said “I’m America that’s what I am in all the sense of the word. I grew up outside of Memphis,TN and listened to country music, R&B music, classic rock everything.” He also said he has his eyes on a Best Country Album award someday too.
Meryl Streep is reportedly set to play Susan Boyle in an upcoming biopic about the “Britain's Got Talent” contestant. Boyle said “I wouldn’t like to be in the film myself.” Streep has not said anything about the casting yet.