Plus a bus driver get suspended after taking a selfie with Kevin Hart, Corbin Bleu gets engaged, and Dear White People may move to TV.
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Halle Berry has asked a judge to cut her child support payments to Gabriel Aubry from $16,000 reduced to $3,000 a month. In legal documents, Berry claims her child’s father has “stopped working” and plans to “live off of the child support”. Berry and Aubry currently share custody of their 6-year-old daughter, Nahla. [TMZ]
Kevin Hart stops traffic! A Los Angeles bus driver has been suspended indefinitely without pay for stopping her LAX shuttle bus in order to take a selfie with the Think Like a Man, Too star. The driver, identified as Genesha Bradley, left the shuttle bus idling in the middle of the terminal to get out and take a picture with Hart. She returned to the driver’s seat with an apologetic “I’m sorry, y’all.” [TMZ]
High School Musical Corbin Bleu is off the market, ladies. The Disney heartthrob proposed to his girlfriend Sasha Nicole Clements in front of Cinderella’s Castle at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Both Bleu and Clements, star of How to Build a Better Boy, are Disney stars, making the proposal setting the perfect place to begin their happily ever after. [E! Online]
Dear White People may be going from the big screen to the small screen. Justin Simien, the writer-director of the satirical comedy, says the characters were inspired by his own experiences at Chapman University. That same experience may be suitable for a future television series. “I think all of the things that the world of Dear White People wanted to say lends itself to television,” Simien said in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter. “I’m very excited about figuring that out.” [The Hollywood Reporter]
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