The Associated Press reports Maureen Marder, the woman whose life inspired the 1983 movie ‘Flashdance’, has lost another court bid to gain a copyright interest in the film, which has grossed more than $150 million domestically. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco also backed the lower court’s dismissal of Marder’s claims against Sony Corp. and Jennifer Lopez, who mimicked some of the film’s most memorable dance scenes in the music video for her song ‘I’m Glad’. The full story at foxnews.com has since been removed.
Marc Anthony’s $8,000 Love Letter To Jennifer Lopez
June 8, 2006 – TMZ reports Marc purchased a full page ad devoted to his wife Jennifer in Tuesday’s daily edition of Variety, which charges $8,000 for such placements. The ad was written like a movie script, outlining a scene at an award show, describing Lopez as “the most beautiful woman” and “Lola.”
Jennifer Lopez: Pregnancy Rumors ‘Are Not True’
June 7, 2006 – ‘Extra’ correspondent Jerry Penacoli caught up with Jennifer at the Women in Film Crystal and Lucy Awards to get her response on all the gossip claiming she’s pregnant. “You know, adopting children obviously is a wonderful thing,” Lopez said. “And you know, I’d love to have children one day too. But, all those rumors are not true.”
Jennifer Lopez About 3 Months Pregnant
June 1, 2006 – Bill Zwecker of The Chicago Sun-Times reports that while Jennifer’s people still aren’t confirming it, music industry sources and a a former J.Lo business associate are confirming the singer/actress is “about three months” pregnant with her first child, fathered by hubby Marc Anthony.
MTV ‘Moves’ With Jennifer Lopez Reality Series
May 23, 2006 – According to the Hollywood Reporter, MTV has given the green light to Jennifer’s new reality series ‘Moves’, revolving around the lives of dancers working to make it in the business. “I started out as a dancer, and I know what that world is,” the former ‘In Living Color’ ‘Fly Girl’ dancer said. “These dancers have dedicated their lives to this, and honestly, the glory is not always there. It’s something they do only out of love. It’s a tough life, and I want to show that struggle.”
Grey-Lo Prompts Endorsement Offer
May 19, 2006 – Neil Sean of Sky News reports that after Jennifer Lopez was recently photographed with a few grey hairs, prompting speculation that she was pregnant, a major hair coloring company is in talks with the diva. “She has proven in one fell swoop that she’s like all women around the world,” a source said. “This deal will be worth millions to her.”
‘Britney’ Letter To Jennifer Lopez
May 17, 2006 – The New York Daily News posted a satirical letter from Britney Spears to Jennifer on gossip that J.Lo is also pregnant. “So I was sitting around munching on some Cheetos and trying to think up baby names, and thought ‘Why not send Lo a note with some child-rearing tips?’,” Britney writes. “‘Cause everyone knows what a good mama I am to Sean Preston, no matter what those silly papers say ’bout me!”
New Sitcom Being Developed For Jennifer Lopez
May 13, 2006 – Neil Sean of Sky News reports ‘Will & Grace’ producers are working up a concept for Jennifer to star in her own sitcom after the diva impressed them during her cameo on the show that came to a close this season. “I like the idea of making the world laugh,” J.Lo said. Sean adds that production will begin later this year.