★ A sexual harassment lawsuit is being brought against Casey Affleck (above), brother of Ben.
★ Pics of the “Biggest Loser” casting call at the Boston Seaport Hotel, courtesy of the Boston Globe.
★ Bostonian Vulcan Leonard Nimoy makes his mark as a photographer too.
★ Concord, MA’s Steve Carell’s movies disappoint at the box office.
★ Brookline’s Conan O’Brien sells spacious New York City apartment.
★ ”American Idol” contestant Ayla Brown sings at the Pan Mass Challenge in Massachusetts.
★ Burlington, MA Amy Poehler has her second son with Will Arnett.
★ Star of the movie Shazaam, basketballer Shaquille O’Neal signs with the Celtics.
★ Dorchester’s own Mark Wahlberg gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and appears at the Hingham Shipyard for another Wahlberg brother’s new restaurant opening; check out our story and footage in yesterday’s story below!
★ Cast of the Bay State film, Fury Vengeance talk about real life animal encounters at the premiere (above).
★ Two-time Tony Award winning actress Frances Sternhagen, also known as Cliff’s mom on Cheers and Bunny MacDougal on Sex and the City, performs at the Salem Theatre Company.
★ Katie Holmes to star as Jackie Kennedy in HBO miniseries.
★ Scott Brown’s daughter, and former “American Idol” contestant, Ayla, gets job on CBS’s “The Early Show”.
★ “Project Runway” contestant, designer Kara Janx, to appear at the May 12th and 13th Stylefixx event in Boston, previewing her spring 2010 line.
★ The New England Patriot Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen drop $20 million to build the their ideal home in Brentwood, California.
★ Shorts in Ports film night features films and their directors in New Hampshire.
★ Mitt Romney raps, is officially declared a “homeboy”.
★ Stephen King’s son appears in Salem for a reading from one of his father’s books.
★ Matt Damon loses Super Bowl bet, wears a Saints jersey on “David Letterman”.
★ New Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown appears on “The Jay Leno Show” while his daughter Ayla releases her new album.
★ Men In Black actor Rip Torn arrested in bank robbery attempt in Connecticut.
★”American Idol” finalist from season 7 stars in Broadway Across America’s presentation of Dreamgirls at the Colonial Theater in Boston this month.
★ Rhode Island College English Professor Thomas Cobb’s Crazy Heart helps struggling actor find his niche as a writer and director.
★ Buy your tickets for the Providence Oscar Night America party.
★ Matt Damon appears on the “Hope for Haiti Now” telethon.
★ Anne Hathaway is honored as Woman of the Year in Harvard’s annual Hasty Pudding celebration.
★ Celebrity chef Todd English appears in court regarding assault charges brought against his ex-fiance.
★ The Globe talks to Golden Globe winning creator of “Glee” and Newton native, John Falchuk.
★ Former “American Idol” contestant Ayla Brown sings at her father, Scott Brown’s acceptance speech. Meanwhile, “The Daily Show” and “30 Rock” provide glaring commentary on the Massachusetts special election.
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