Celebrity Scoops…updated Friday, 8.4.17

Photo courtesy of Twitter

Photo courtesy of Twitter

Luann D’Agostino confirmed yesterday that she and husband Tom D’Agostino are divorcing after just seven months of marriage. “It’s with great sadness that Tom & I agreed to divorce,” she announced on Twitter. “We care for each other very much, hope you respect our privacy during this sad time!” “She tried hard to make the marriage work but he wanted to live his bachelor life,” a source tells the Hollywoodreporter.com. “He has never been married and I think he wanted the best of both worlds.” Rumors of his infidelity had swirled on “RHONY” when he was busted on the show with another woman. Luann forgave him and even claimed, “The other women are just drumming up drama,” when asked by People magazine about their rumored split earlier this summer.

LL Cool J will be the first-ever hip-hop artist to receive Kennedy Center Honors this December with President Trump. “To be able to go from the corner in Queens beatin’ on a garbage can to getting a Kennedy Center Honor with this type of company and to be first is just an amazing feeling,” he stated. Others being recognized also include Gloria Estefan and Lionel Richie.

Looking to watch Netflix and chill this weekend? Check out the new documentary “Icarus” about the Russian doping scandal of their athletes. Filmmaker Bryan Fogel unlocks secrets of Russia’s state-sponsored doping program via scientist Grigory Rodchenkov, who spearheaded Russia’s anti-doping program. In the film, he confesses to swapping out urine samples of scores of athletes during the Sochi Olympic games. “I was shocked because it was 1,000 times bigger than I imagined, “Fogel says in the film. “This wasn’t just athletes doping and getting away with it – this was a well-orchestrated operation to completely cheat the Soci Olympics.” The production quality, character evolution and music score will greatly best your expectations.

Have an awesome weekend!