Get ready for more drama from Sylvester, Twan and Pimp Lucius – R. Kelly is delivering more chapters of Trapped in the Closet.
The outrageous musical series started off as five videos for the R&B singers dramatic cliffhanger songs in 2007. It quickly became a cult classic, and he added more chapters, put the accompanying videos on a DVD and also teamed up with IFC to premiere it.
For the next chapters, Kelly is teaming up with IFC again.
Ann Carli, the producer of Trapped, said filming for the new chapters will begin in Chicago in the spring and be out by the fall, along with new characters.
Baby born, baby due
Star of The CWs Supernatural Jared Padalecki and his wife, one-time co-star Genevieve Padalecki (née Cortese), have welcomed their first child, a boy, a spokesperson for the actor told People magazine Thursday.
Thomas Colton Padalecki was born Monday, the magazines website said.
Bravo reality star Kim Zolciak and husband Kroy Biermann are expecting their second child.
The 33-year-old The Real Housewives of Atlanta star and the Atlanta Falcons defensive end have a 9 month-old son, KJ.
Wilde, Stone host
Nine years ago, actress Olivia Wilde ran, or rather walked, in the EIF Revlon Run/Walk. This year she will host it for the first time when it takes to the streets of New York on May 5. Wilde joins fellow first-time ambassador Emma Stone for the event that supports womens cancer research.
Emma and I will kick off the event and welcome everybody, then well participate, Wilde said of her duties.
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Among celebrity birthdays today: Composer Stephen Sondheim is 82. Actor William Shatner is 81. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is 64. Sportscaster Bob Costas is 60. Actor Matthew Modine is 53. Actress Anne Dudek is 37. Actress Kellie Williams is 36. Actress Reese Witherspoon is 36.