Michael Showers, an actor who recurred on HBO's Treme, was found dead on Wednesday. He was 45.
Showers was pulled from the Mississippi River in New Orleans after a steamboat captain spotted his body, a police spokesman told The Times-Picayune. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, but Showers had been in the water about two days, a coroner determined.
Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka
Jason Bateman and his wife Amanda Anka are expecting their second child.
Singer Paul Anka, Amanda's father, spilled the beans. "I'm going to be a grandfather again," he told ET Canada on Wednesday. "Another baby girl."
Ben Flajnik's proposal may have been shot down by Ashley on The Bachelorette, but he seems thisclose to returning for his own season, according to Us Weekly.
Flajnik, 28, lives in Sonoma, Calif. where he spends his days as a winemaker — the perfect profession for a man about to woo 25 beautiful women. But does the long-haired reject have what it takes to be the star of The Bachelor? Or should one of his castmates get the job instead? Vote in our poll below.
Bachelor Pad, Erica
This week's Bachelor Pad highlighted a showdown between Jake and Kasey, but failed to show the outcome of the close votes. Host Chris Harrison tells us who is sticking around next week and what the fallout of the decision will be. Plus: Harrison jokes about Jake and Erica kissing to seal their pact and teases next week's return of the infamous kissing contest.
Kate Winslet and her children escaped a fire while vacationing on Richard Branson's private island, the Los Angeles Times reports.
"We had a really bad tropical storm with winds up to 90 miles per hour. A big lightning storm came around 4 a.m. and hit the house," Branson said in a statement Monday.
Survivor: South Pacific
A lingerie football player, a medical marijuana distributor and Russell Hantz's nephew make up 16 of the 18 castaways who will compete on Survivor: South Pacific.
The upcoming season's tribes, Savaii and Upolu, are named after two islands in Samoa. The "Redemption Island" twist will be back, which allows eliminated players an opportunity to return later in the game.