Jenni “JWOWW” Farley’s ex-boyfriend proves why a contract is always necessary. He’s suing the “Jersey Shore” vixen for $350,000 in damages saying he served as her business manager and never saw a penny from his work. He claims to be the “sole negotiator” on her MTV contract paying her $17,500 an episode and a $75,000 bonus depending on the show’s ratings. [Gossip Cop]
Justin Timberlake suffered a leg injury on Wednesday (Dec. 1) while performing a stunt for his new film “Now.” The musician turned actor continued to work through the week, but is expecting a prognosis on Friday (Dec. 3). Let’s hope it isn’t too serious. [ET Online]
Britney Spears landed herself in the midst of yet another scandal, but this time she’s fighting back. In response to Star Magazine‘s reports that boyfriend, Jason Trawick, “beat on” the pop-star: “Lawyers are drawing up the legal papers right now; there will 100 percent be a lawsuit,” says Spears’ manager, Larry Rudolph. “We are suing.” [Us Magazine]
Aretha Franklin is recovering following surgery on Thursday (Dec. 2). Thing is, no one seems to know what the surgery was for. Of her mystery procedure, the 68-year-old says, “The surgery was highly successful.” Whatever her affliction is, she may be in recovery for a while as all performances have been canceled through May. [People]
With one in 110 children being diagnosed with autism, 110 celebs including, Steve Carrell, Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Peyton Manning and Mitchell Musso are getting involved with Autism Speaks to help the cause. The organization has launched Puzzlebuilder, a social networking-based fundraising campaign to help solve the puzzle of autism. You can view the stars puzzle pieces, or upload your own at autismspeaks.org.
Mr. Fergie, also known as Josh Duhamel was booted from his flight leaving the New York (LGA) airport. Duhamel reportedly refused turn off his BlackBerry after being asked three times. According to a fellow passenger, he was “very rude” and “taunting the attendant.” According to Duhamel’s rep, the actor says “he’s sorry.” [TMZ]