June 20, 2009 in Features

Jon+Kate divided by two?

From Wire Reports
 
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So is it kaput for Jon and Kate?

TLC is airing promos for Monday’s edition of “Jon & Kate Plus 8” in which Kate Gosselin says she and husband Jon have made “some life-changing decisions … ones that we hope will bring each of us some peace.”

Radar Online reports the couple has agreed to separate by July 15, and divorce papers will be filed next week.

Rumors have swirled about infidelity by each of the parents of 8-year-old twins and 5-year-old sextuplets.

Must’ve gotten key-bored

Elsewhere on the celebrity romance front, Billy Joel and third wife Katie Lee have split following five years of marriage.

And People.com is reporting that supermodel Gisele Bundchen and her NFL quarterback hubby Tom Brady are expecting.

An amputation at ‘Grey’s’

T.R. Knight will not return to “Grey’s Anatomy,” he announced Friday – but Katherine Heigl, whose character faced an uncertain future following brain surgery, will be back.

Knight had seen his role diminished this season and asked to be let out of a contract that still had three years to go.

His character, Dr. George O’Malley, suffered apparently fatal injuries in the season finale saving a woman from a bus.

Too much liberal jerking?

Finally, in case you hadn’t heard, Jane Fonda is recovering from surgery earlier this week to replace her left knee, which she says helped her “up a lot of steep mountains and across rugged terrain.”

The birthday bunch

Actress Olympia Dukakis is 78. Actor Martin Landau is 78. Actor Danny Aiello is 76. Actor John Mahoney (“Frasier”) is 69. Musician Brian Wilson (Beach Boys) is 67. Singer Anne Murray is 64. Home repair show host Bob Vila is 63. Singer Lionel Richie is 60. Actor John Goodman is 57. Actress Nicole Kidman is 42. Actor Josh Lucas is 38. Singer Amos Lee is 32. Actor Chris Mintz-Plasse (“Superbad”) is 20.


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