R. Kelly’s crisis manager resigns for ‘personal reasons’

(CNN)R. Kelly’s crisis manager, Darrell Johnson, has stepped down for “personal reasons,” he said in a text to CNN Monday. Greenberg also released a statement to CNN thanking Johnson “for his tireless assistance” and looks forward to Johnson’s return.

‘Once Upon a Time in… Hollywood’ has Quentin Tarantino talking retirement

(CNN)Is 10 the magic number for Quentin Tarantino? Tarantino said he’s into the thought of 10 being the marker for the ending of his directorial career. “I kind of like the idea of making 10 motion pictures and then, boom, that’s it, that’s done,” he said. “The filmography is locked and there you go.” Not that he plans to totally go away, he said. “I’m not saying that I’ll just disappear like J.D. Salinger (the reclusive author of ‘Catcher in the Rye’),” said Tarantino, adding that he would continue to write. Tarantino also noted his recent marriage to singer/model/actress Daniella Pick and said he’d like to have a family. Naturally, the “one more movie” thought begs the question: Will it …

George R.R. Martin shoots down ‘Game of Thrones’ rumor

(CNN)While George R.R. Martin thinks it’s “absurd” that he even has to address the latest “Game of Thrones” speculation, he’s doing it anyway. Martin said of the claim, “It seems absurd to me that I need to state this.” “It boggles me that anyone would believe this story, even for an instant,” Martin wrote. “It makes not a whit of sense.” “Why would I sit for years on completed novels? Why would my publishers — not just here in the US, but all around the world — ever consent to this?” he continued. “They make millions and millions of dollars every time a new Ice & Fire book comes out, as do I.” Martin also said that delaying his books …

Rapper Bun B shot an armed intruder trying to steal his car

(CNN)Houston rapper Bun B shot an armed man suspected of invading his home in southwest Houston on Tuesday. The rapper confronted Jackson in the garage as they both fired shots at each other, police said. The suspect ran away and later showed up at a hospital for treatment for a gunshot wound to his shoulder. Jackson has been charged with two counts of aggravated robbery and one count of burglary. Bun B, who police said has not been charged, was not injured. Neither was his wife. Bun B is best known as half the rap duo UGK, a group credited for hits including, “Pocket Full of Stones,” “Ridin’ Dirty” and “Int’l Playas Anthem.” Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate …