May 11 - The latest celebrity news including a third accuser comes forward with new claim against Hollywood star John Travolta and a guilty veridct is handed down in the Hudson murder trial. John Russell reports.
John Travolta's lawyer on Friday (May 11) hit back at what he's calling "ridiculous." new claims of sexual advances leveled at the actor. by a third man, a cruise ship worker has claimed on Chilean TV that the Hollywood star offered him 12,000 (USD) to have sex while on a cruise in 2009. Travolta, is already the subject of a sexual assault lawsuit by two unidentified masseurs in Los Angeles, although the first accuser backtracked on the date of an alleged Beverly Hills incident. The actor has called all the claims absurd, ridiculous and fictional. A jury on Friday (May 12) found the brother-in-law of Grammy and Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson guilty of killing three members of her family in 2008. William Balfour, 31, was found guilty of shooting dead Hudson's mother Darnell Donerson, 57, her brother Jason Hudson, 29, and her nephew Julian King, 7. He faces life in prison. Pop princess Rihanna appeared rejuvenated while gracing the blue carpet in a daring white dress on Thursday night (May 10) for the premiere of her first movie, "Battleship." The singer wore a backless white gown that was slit at the leg. She was said to be feeling fine after being hospitalized for for dehydration and the flu. Hollywood's biggest star on Thursday evening (May 10) was not George, Oprah, Brad or Tom...but the President of the United States, Barack Obama, who took top billing at fundraiser held in his honor at the home "A-list" movie star George Clooney. John Russell, Reuters.