Idol Headlines for 06/06/11

Today’s Idol Appearances:

  • Carrie Underwood to be Keynote speaker at Billboard Country Summit at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel
  • Jordin Sparks appears on the Wendy Williams show

Carrie Underwood will perform and sign copies of her album Play On at the Queen Street Mall in Brisbane, part of her publicity tour of Australia. More information HERE.

According to a tweet from James Durbin, American Idols Live! tour rehearsals begin today.

Nikki Reed’s Not Only Getting Married, But She’s Also…

“I really want to do some theater and go back to school, ” she said.

“I want to go back for back for business and marketing, ” she explained. “I have a business-oriented mind and my brother is taking a marketing class right now and I think it’s something I really want to do.”

But with a fiancé like Mr. McDonald, she may have trouble getting any schoolwork done. Reed says he’s constantly singing to her. “He was signing to me the entire time I was getting ready today, ” she gushed. “Most people would be like, ‘It’s enough. Put down the guitar!’ I’m like, ‘Listen, if you want to sit on the couch and drink a beer and play guitar all day every day, I encourage it.'”

Read more at EOnline

Nikki Reed’s Father ‘Happy’ About Her Rush Engagement To Paul McDonald

He told “I am happy for them both it’s good news.

“I guess the press are all over the story, so, I don’t want to say too much at this time.”

It’s understood that Reed, 23, and McDonald, 26, are already house hunting in the Los Angeles area as they prepare for their new life together.

Read more at RadarOnline

Scotty McCreery talks about his “5 person entourage” and on being a TV star trying to make it inot the music scene

Lauren Alaina Notches Strong Debut

Lauren will begin recording her debut album this week in Nashville, where she is scheduled for appearances at the CMA Music Festival, CMT Music Awards, City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game, and the Grand Ole Opry.

Read more at Music Row

Critics’ Choice Television Awards: ‘Modern Family’ Leads Inaugural Nominations

ABC’s Emmy-winning comedy series Modern Family topped the nominations for the inaugural Critics’ Choice Television Awards, announced Monday morning.

The show, which was named best comedy series at September’s Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony, was nominated in six Critics’ Choice categories, including best comedy series.

The ceremony will take place June 20 at the Beverly Hills Hotel, with Cat Deeley hosting, and will air on ReelzChannel at 8 p.m. ET June 22. also will live stream the show June 20. Bob Bain is executive producing.

A complete list of nominees can be found on the next page.

American Idol & Dancing with the Stars nominated for Best Reality Series. Tom Bergeron, Ryan Seacrest & Cat Deeley for Best Reality Show host. Glee, kinda snubbed! Only two nominations–Best Comedy and Jane Lynch for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

MTV Movie Awards: Twilight Wins Big, and Robert Pattinson Shares a Kiss With Taylor Lautner!?

Jason Sudeikis, this year’s host of the MTV Movie Awards, offered us more than we bargained for.

The guy kept the funny coming whether it was the slick set pieces, the saucy monologue or his admission that “my heart says Team Jacob, but my weiner says Team Edward.”

OK, then. And who were the night’s big weiners winners?

See the list of winner HERE.

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ axed by BBC?

The BBC will reportedly axe So You Think You Can Dance.

According to The Sun, the dance competition will not return after its second series struggled in the ratings.

The show – which features Arlene Phillips, Nigel Lythgoe, Louise Redknapp and Sisco Gomez as judges – was given an extended run and moved to the spring but has struggled to attract viewers.

Read more at Digital Spy

J.Lo BLOCKS Sexy Honeymoon Tape … For Now

Jennifer Lopez’ famous booty is temporarily protected from public consumption … thanks to an L.A. County Superior Court judge.

J.Lo just scored a restraining order against Claudia Vasquez — the current girlfriend of her ex-husband Ojani Noa … the same ex-husband who filmed the honeymoon footage back in 1997 and has been dogging her ever since.

We’re told Claudia now owns the tape and was trying to take it to market … but the judge temporarily blocked her bid, on grounds it can’t be released without Jennifer’s sign off.

Claudia tried arguing there’s no proof she’s trying to sell the tape, but she’s not denying it either. The judge apparently thinks Claudia’s motives are more sinister.

Read more at TMZ

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