Tom Cruise Has A Somber 50th Birthday In LA As Katie Holmes Smiles With Suri In NYC—Here's Today's Buzz

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  • As Tom Cruise celebrated his 50th birthday somberly with his two teenage children, Connor and Bella, at his Beverly Hills mansion, Katie Holmes was spotted on a smiley ice cream date in New York City with Suri. There has reportedly been no communication between the estranged couple since Holmes’ divorce filing.
  • Kelly Clarkson has just surpassed Carrie Underwood as the best-selling “American Idol” single of all time—According to the Billboard charts, Clarkson’s “Stronger” just beat out Underwood’s “Before He Cheats.”
  • Netflix monthly viewing tops 1 BILLION hours in June, said CEO Reed Hastings.
  • And that’s a wrap! Lindsay Lohan has just completed filming on “Liz and Dick” and is already back to her red-headed roots.
  • Jena Malone has been offered the role of Johanna Mason—the tribute known for strutting around naked—in the “Hunger Games” sequel “Catching Fire.” 
  • Claire Danes and her husband Hugh Dancy are expecting their first child. A spokesman for Danes’ show “Homeland” says that the actress’ pregnancy is not expected to impact the production of season two—which premieres on Showtime Sept. 30—in any way.
  • Newlyweds Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves also announced they are expecting child number three!
  • Watch Madonna (showcasing a giant back tattoo) break down and cry while performing “Like a Virgin” on a Berlin concert stop this week during her MDNA tour.


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