's annual Hot List is out, baby. And when that happens, people take notice.
The list, which officially will be announced Monday on
, features celebs from all walks of celebrityhood who have been ranked according to how many times they have been mentioned this year on the syndicated ent & celeb show.
The winningest celeb is the late
Anna Nicole Smith
, who died Feb. 8. Her daughter,
, is No. 2.
America's favorite Mouseketeer-turned-custody-battle-casualty,
is at No. 3, while her counterpart, squeaky-clean Mrs. Responsibility,
, is No. 4. Celeb in shining armor
rounds out the top five. (His life partner,
, is at No. 7.)
Thursday night's scheduled
Big D and the Kids Table
concert, featuring guests
Whole Wheat Bread
, and others, didn't actually happen. The show was postponed to Jan. 12, at the same place, the Fillmore at the TLA.
Canadian progressive rock band
, which mounted a world tour this summer that hit the Tweeter Center in Camden on July 6, plans to do a big
-tour beginning in April.
The new tour will take
to 40 cities in North America - including Philly. Dates will be announced. Info:
An anon witness tells the New York Post that
, who is one of his generation's best actors despite that smug, self-loving smirk of his, was "smiling and gazing at"
Surely this means Ryan and Michelle - whose previous lover was
- are exploring the
together and that they're on the verge of a three-week marriage. Not so, their reps tell the Post, explaining that the two thesps were discussing issues thespianic, not romantic.
Autograph mag (yep) has released its annual "10 Best and 10 Worst Hollywood Signers," a Jerk-Meter that ranks celebs according to their bedside manner when it comes to autograph seekers.
The nicest celeb is
, who tops the list for the third year in a row. "Though soft-spoken and laid-back, he likes to talk to fans and get to know them while signing," New York autograph dealer
says in the mag. Regular married guy
round out the top five.
, who played such a sweetie-pie in
, would be on the nice guy list. Guess again: The comedian ranks No. 1 on the 10-worst list. Why, Will?
follow Will on the list of shame. Check it out at: