News reporter Lisa Colagrossi, 49 Dies On Assignment

resizedimage (1)Lisa Colagrossi has died. She was an American journalist and television news anchor and reporter, she was a reporter for WABC-TV In New York City. t the time of her death she was on assignment in Queens and she was forty-nine years old on March 20, 2015. The cause of her death was a brain aneurysm as she was taken to New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s ICU, where she was placed on life support, but sadly for her loved ones she passed away.

“We have some sad news to share with you about our Eyewitness News family,” the news show shared on its Facebook page Friday. “Lisa Colagrossi, Eyewitness News reporter, anchor, wife, and mother, has died at age 49. Lisa suffered a brain hemorrhage while returning from covering a story Thursday morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.”

It was on Thursday, March 9, 2015 when the incident happened,”She was in the news van after finishing her live shot when she said ‘Oh my God, something is wrong,

“She was in the news van after finishing her live shot when she said ‘Oh my God, something is wrong,’” a friend said, via the New York Daily News.

She was an Ohio native and was a reporter in the Tri-State for nearly fourteen years. More on Colagrossi, she previously worked as an anchor at WKMG in Orlando, Fla,.and NBC station WKYC-TV in Cleveland.

Colagrossi resided in Stamford, Connecticut and left to mourn is her husband Todd, and their two sons Davis and Evan.

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Russell Brand Life Documentary ‘Painful And Sad’.Bailed On SXSW Appearance

resizedimageRussell Brand reveals his documentary about my life is ‘painful and sad’. Brand who was once in a relationship with Katy Perry and who starred in Forgetting Sarah Marshall felt this when he made this about his life. It was on March 3, 2015 when he felt he had pull out of the world premiere of ‘Brand: A Second Coming’ at the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas, it is reportedly

features details about his relationships with women but he found watching it to “uncomfortable”.

He said in a statement:

“I let go of my mad ambition to direct and star in what had become a shambles and handed the reigns over to [director] Ondi [Timoner], who wanted creative control and to make a documentary about me and my transition from a relatively conventional celebrity to whatever the hell it is I am now.

“Ondi is a very beautiful person and a director of peerless integrity, I suppose what I didn’t consider was that in letting go of the film, I was agreeing to be the subject of a biography.

“Posthumously this is a great honour but while you’re alive, oddly intrustive and melancholy.

“You’d think a narcissist would like nothing more than talking about themselves and their ‘rags to riches’, ‘hard luck’ story but actually, it felt like, to me, my life was hard enough the first time round and going through it again was painful and sad.

“I know Ondi is an artist and I’m told the film is good but for met watching it was very uncomfortable.”

Admitting Russell was unhappy with how “raw” the final version of the documentary is, Ondi confessed she was shocked by his reaction to the film.

According to The Sun newspaper, she said:

“I really wanted him to be at peace with this film, but I don’t know if he’ll ever really be at peace with it. It’s so raw and so personal and he’s never let anything like this out before.

“I mean this is a guy who has written ‘Booky Wook’ and makes a lot of his stand up about his personal life and his foibles and his history, but somehow, on film, it’s a different story for him.

“He said to me a couple of times during filming, ‘I went through it already. It was hard enough to live the first time.”

More on Brand, he is a Grays, Essex, England native and he was an only child to a photographer a he had a difficult childhood.

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Tracy Morgan’s Lawsuit Has Been Put On Hold

resizedimageTracy Morgan’s WalMart lawsuit has been put on hold. He is best known for being a cast member on Saturday Night Live and for his role as Tracy Jordan in the comedy series 30 Rock and what a New Jersey judge has done has put temporary on hold Morgan’s negligence lawsuit against bosses at U.S. superstore WalMart because the alleged driver of the vehicle in which caused the crash in which claimed someone’s life last year for a delay in court proceedings.

Kevin Roper was allegedly sleep-deprived at the time of the accident in New Jersey in June (14), when his Wal-Mart truck collided with the former 30 Rock star’s limousine, leaving Morgan with severe injuries and killing his friend James ’Jimmy Mack’ McNair.

Morgan, who is still recovering, believes Roper’s employers should be held responsible for the incident, but Roper, who is not named in the legal papers, fears the court fight could compromise his right to a fair trial as he faces criminal charges relating to the crash.

More on Roper, this has been twice that his request has been denied, but now the judge has put the halt on Morgan’s lawsuit until another appeal will be heard on March 16, 2015.

The ruling means Wal-Mart chiefs will not have to respond to the negligence allegations until the appeal is over.

Roper has given a not guilty plea to one criminal count of death by auto and four counts of assault by auto.

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Noel Gallagher Once Chose To Hide from Courtney Love.

resizedimageNoel Gallagher says he hid from Courtney Love. The English musician, who served as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and principal songwriter of the rock band Oasis said at the time he visited Los Angeles he was unable to handle Love. The Burnage, Manchester native,who learnt guitar at the age of thirteen and the brother of Liam Gallagher says that the opportunity did arise to meet her but made the decision to hide instead, saying what he couldnt handle about her was her “rowdiness”.

Speaking in the new issue of NME, Gallagher talks briefly about Love and admits that there is a reason the pair have never met.

“I read an interview with her once and she said, ‘I can’t fucking believe this. I know everyone in London and I’ve never fucking met Noel – was he hiding from me?’ And the answer is: yes,” he says.

Gallagher the continues:

“I was in a studio in LA and we were in the back recording [2005 Oasis album] ‘Don’t Believe The Truth’. And reception called us as said ‘Just to warn you: Courtney Love’s just walked in. I knew Liam was running around in reception and I though, ‘Brilliant, that’s a fucking meeting of minds right there.’ I could hear her shouting, ‘Where’s Noel? I gotta meet Noel!’ So I grabbed a cig, exited out the back door and went straight back to the motel and locked the door. I was like, ‘I can;t be dealing with her rowdiness – fucking hell, no way.’ But I applaud her.

More on Gallagher will be one one of the headliners for T In The Park Festival and will also headline Latitude.

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Robin Williams Daughter Zelda Insists She Doesn’t Need A Reason Why

resizedimageRobin Williams daughter says she doesn’t need an explanation. His daughter of the late actor, who missed very much has said there really is no point asking why the Mork & Mindy star took his own life. The twenty five year old has insisted that she really doesn’t know why the stand up comedian committed suicide and is not looking to blame anyone.

She said:

“I don’t think there’s a point. It’s not important to ask, because it’s done.

“A lot of people who have been through it and lost someone found that…there’s no point questioning it, and there’s no point blaming anyone else for it, and there’s no point blaming yourself, or the world…

“Because it happened, so you have to continue to move, and you have to continue to live, and manage.”

For now Williams’s daughter s still mourning his sad death and knows it will take a long time to get back to the person she was before her father died.

She told ‘Today’:

“I think a lot of people feel his absence. For me, especially, it is going to take a lot of work to allow myself to have the sort of fun happy life that I had.”

Zelda says she is also grateful for all the kind messages that she and her brothers thirty one year old Zack and twenty three year old Cody received by his fans after his untimely death, she also said the way people new of him in the public was not the same as when he was at home.

She said:

“It’s not to say people didn’t know dad. They knew a dad that he was proud of them knowing, because he was an incredibly kind and incredibly caring man.

“He was also very private and very calm and very subdued. And so the side that people know and love and is attached to their childhood is the characters he had so much fun being…that’s not going anywhere.

“Of course, it’s lovely when people say my condolence. But for the most part it’s nice to have our private life be our private life.”

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‘It’s My Party’ Lesley Gore Dies At 68.

resizedimageLesley Gore, the singer known for her hit single Its My Party at the time of her death was sixty eight years old. It was in 1963 when she topped the charts at the age of sixteen with her epic song of teenage angst, “It’s My Party,” and followed it up with the hits “Judy’s Turn to Cry,” and the feminist anthem “You Don’t Own Me,”. The news came out by her partner Lois Sasson of thirty three years that she had lung cancer, she passed away at New York University Langone Medical Center in Manhattan on February 16, 2014. She was a New York City and she was the daughter of a wealthy manufacturer of children’s clothes and swimwear

Gore’s other hits include “She’s A Fool,” “That’s the Way Boys Are” and “Maybe I Know.” She co-wrote with her brother, Michael, the Academy Award-nominated “Out Here On My Own” from the film Fame.

She also played Catwoman’s sidekick in the cult TV comedy Batman.

“She was a wonderful human being — caring, giving, a great feminist, great woman, great human being, great humanitarian,” Sasson, a jewelry designer, told The Associated Press.

Gore leaves behind to mourn, Sasoon, her brother and mother, Ronny.

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Catwalker Ginta Lapina Huge Lawsuit dismissed

resizedimageGinta Lapina’s lawsuit has been dismissed. The Latvian model was seeking one million dollars against the Manhattan agency, however it has been thrown out by a federal judge. What he has said is that an arbitrator and not a judge should be making the decision,

If the catwalker had been duped into a measly $19,700 payday for a Paris photo shoot with fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld that was used in an international hair-product ad campaign. Reportedly what Robert Sweet, a Manhattan federal Judge possibly sided with the Women Management on Friday.

by dismissing the Latvian lovely’s 2014 suit and directing the parties to arbitration.

“Women Management is extremely pleased that the judge has dismissed each and every one of Ginta Lapina’s claims, and enforced the arbitration clause in Ms. Lapina’s model management agreement,” said Brian S. Kaplan, a lawyer for Women Management.

Kaplan also said the company plans to pursue monetary damages against Lapina in arbitration “for lost commissions” under the contract she “breached” and to recover legal fees and other expenses

Twenty six year old Lapina is said to be one of world’s top-highest paid models.

She says she was told the use of the Lagerfeld photos would be “narrow in scope” when they were actually used to market Schwarzkopf hair products worldwide. She also says she was due a six- or seven-figure payout for working with the designer.

It has been since 2008 that the agency has managed Lupina, she and former nightclub owner, forty nine year old Adam Hock are married, an her modeeling days include Yves Saint Laurent and DKNY and ranked 27th in model earnings worldwide by the industry site Models.com.

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Julianne Moore Has Picked Up Best Actress BAFTA, Thanks Everyone

resizedimage (1)Julianne Moore wins Best Actress BAFTA. Moore is an actress and children’s author has picked up the prize while at the British Academy Film Awards in London. the fifty four year old, who is own for playing roles of emotionally troubled women during her career won her award for her Dr. Alice Howland performance, Moore’s on-screen character’s battle against Alzheimer’s disease.

a renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University in the US – in the movie ‘Still Alice’.

During her time of getting the award she send out thanks to,

”everybody in the Alzheimer’s community who were so generous with their time and telling me their experiences”.

Moore beat out Amy Adams (‘Big Eyes’), Felicity Jones (‘The Theory of Everything’), Rosamund Pike (‘Gone Girl’) and Reese Witherspoon (‘Wild’).

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