A deluge of scoop. Leah Remini's revealing new memoir, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, hit bookshelves on Tuesday, Nov. 3, and one particular passage describes how Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman's kids, Bella Cruise and Connor Cruise, allegedly viewed their mother after their parents' high-profile divorce in 2001. According to the book's version of events, Remini, 45, was returning home from Italy after Cruise's 2006 wedding to Katie Holmes, when she and her husband, Angelo Pagan, found themselves in the same airport shuttle as the young siblings. "Over [...] »
Tom's temper tantrum! Leah Remini rolls out one bombshell after another in her tell-all, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology. In the book, which hit stands on Tuesday, Nov. 3, the actress claims that Tom Cruise once had a meltdown while trying to bake cookies. The incident allegedly occurred when Remini and her husband, Angelo Pagan, visited Cruise and his then-wife Katie Holmes at their Los Angeles home. According to Remini, the Mission: Impossible actor decided to bake cookies for his guests, but quickly became upset when he couldn't find [...] »
Was there a couch to jump on? Leah Remini's tell-all, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, is officially on bookshelves — and as juicy as promised. The King of Queens actress is revealing even more alleged details about Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' 2006 nuptials in Italy — where, Remini claims, Katie Holmes made her husband-to-be wait at the altar for 20 minutes. Remini, 45 — who was asked to bring her superstar Bff Jennifer Lopez along — says that the delayed service was uncomfortable. Holmes' tardiness, in [...] »
Leah Remini's new book contains revealing passages detailing her experiences as a member of Scientology. The New York Daily News and Tony Ortega's website have published excerpts from the King of Queens actress' tell-all, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology. The book is being released Tuesday. Below are five notable highlights, with numerous anecdotes from the celebrations surrounding Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' wedding. Read more Leah Remini Reflects on Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes and "Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars" Spent on Scientology 1. Cruise's adopted children were critical of Nicole Kidman. Remini recalls riding to the airport with Bella
- THR Staff
Leah Remini got visibly emotional on Monday when discussing her relationship with Katie Holmes and the Church of Scientology. While appearing on “Good Morning America,” the actress teared when claiming that Holmes wrote what Scientology calls a “knowledge report” about her behavior at Holmes’ wedding to Tom Cruise. “It makes me emotional because at that time that Katie and this particular crew were writing reports it caused me a lot of time and pain and my family being reprogrammed,” Remini said. See video: Leah Remini Reveals How Scientology's Treatment of Kids Leads to 'Extremely Inflated' Egos She’s busy promoting her new book, »
- Joe Otterson
When it comes to the Church of Scientology, Leah Remini continues to be an open book—especially when it comes to the church's key players, like Tom Cruise and his ex-wife, former member Katie Holmes. On the heels of her tell-all memoir release and in-depth interview regarding her revelations, the former King of Queens actress has now responded to the actress who caused her a lot of "time and pain" while a parishioner. "At the time, I was fighting with her," she told Good Morning America's Amy Robach, tears swelling in her eyes after Robach read Holmes' statement. "Now, I know really what she was going through." Remini »
Enemies no more! Leah Remini and Katie Holmes have seemingly ended their feud after both actresses publicly left the Church of Scientology. During Remini’s shocking 20/20 interview on Friday, Oct. 30, she opened up about how Holmes, 36, and her then-husband Tom Cruise would file reports about her to the church, essentially tattling on her bad behavior. For the segment, Holmes released the statement: “I regret having upset Leah in the past and wish her only the best in the future.” Reflecting on the Dawson’s Creek star’s words [...] »
Leah Remini is reportedly making a series of shocking claims about Tom Cruise's children in her new tell-all book, according to an advanced copy obtained by the New York Daily News. The book, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, supposedly includes details of a pre-wedding dinner at Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' house, during which, according to material quoted by the outlet, a young Suri Cruise was left to cry on a bathroom floor while nobody showed concern. In another segment of pre-release book material, the Daily News describes [...] »
Leah Remini recalls getting a special request from Church of Scientology officials with regard to Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' wedding and the drama that followed the festivities. The 45-year-old talked about her past time as a member of the church in an interview with ABC News' 20/20, which aired on Friday, and also discusses her previous life as a Scientologist in her new memoir, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology. Remini, who was raised in the religion and left it in 2013, was one of many celebrity guests at the $2 million 2006 wedding of Cruise, the church's most famous member, and Holmes in Italy. But her invitation came with a »
Leah Remini detailed her split from Scientology, the "crazy shit" the religion revolves around and being "written up" for criticizing Tom Cruise in an explosive new interview with 20/20. The King of Queens actress left Scientology in 2013 after three decades – and millions of dollars – spent following the religion, and in the ensuing years Remini has become one of the Church of Scientology's biggest critics, penning the upcoming book Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology.
The actress revealed that one of her breaking points was when she reached one of the religion's higher »
Katie Holmes is not appearing on Leah Remini’s "20/20" interview on Friday to speak out against Scientology, contrary to reports. A number of outlets claimed Holmes sat down with ABC, but the actress released a one-sentence statement denying that, noting she only she "regrets having upset Leah in the past" and "wishes her nothing but the best." See what else Holmes had to say about Remini here. »
- Jelani Addams Rosa
Katie Holmes feels badly about some things that happened years ago when Leah Remini first started challenging Tom Cruise and the Church of Scientology. Holmes responded to Remini when ABC sought a comment about Remini's claims about meeting Tom when he was dating Katie. Apparently, Remini makes several comments about that incident and about Tom's place in the Church during her 20/20 special airing tonight. In one clip 20/20 released, Leah says Tom and Katie engaged in »
- TMZ Staff
Unlike Leah Remini, Katie Holmes has been extremely tight-lipped about her split from the Church of Scientology. When Holmes and Tom Cruise divorced in 2012, she seemingly cut all ties to the controversial religion. Cruise adamantly denied reports claiming he chose Scientology over Suri, his now 9-year-old daughter with Holmes. The Giver star herself, however, stayed mum on the topic—but now, apparently, she's ready to break her silence. During a special episode of 20/20 airing Friday, Remini will discuss her experience with Scientology in an exclusive interview with ABC's Dan Harris. Harris previewed a clip of their discussion on Good Morning America, telling viewers they could expect to hear from »
Leah Remini is continuing to open up about her time as a member of the Church of Scientology and recently revealed what sounds like an awkward moment between Tom Cruise, the organization's most famous member, and then-girlfriend Katie Holmes. The 45-year-old New York City-born actress, best known for her role on The King of Queens, was raised within the church when she was a child, years before she moved to Hollywood. She made headlines when she left the religion in 2013. She has been talking more about her experiences recently, as she promotes her new memoir, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, which is set for release on Nov. 3. In an »
Actress turned memoirist Leah Remini will talk about her new book, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology — and the dramatic end to her 30-year association with the Church of Scientology — tonight on ABC’s 20/20. Remini’s hourlong interview with ABC News anchor Dan Harris premieres at 10/9Ct on ABC. In a promo clip released by the network, she is candid about the personal impact of turning her back on the Church she joined with her family when she was young. “The decision to leave is you are giving up everything you have worked for your whole life; I feel that people need to understand that this has … Continue reading →
- Lori Acken
Update: Despite ABC News' reports to the contrary, Katie Holmes declined to be interview for Leah Remini's 20/20 special. Holmes' rep has released a statement regarding Remini's interview, saying, "I regret having upset Leah in the past and wish her only the best in the future." ------- Holmes -- who divorced Cruise in June 2012 after nearly six years of marriage -- has never before spoken about Remini, let alone anything related to Scientology. ABC News' Dan Harris, who conducted the interview with Remini, told Robin Roberts and the co-hosts [...] »
Dawson's Creek aired for six years starting in 2003, and it launched the career of Katie Holmes and Joshua Jackson. The series ended with Joey choosing to spend the rest of her life with Pacey and not the boy next door – Dawson.
This was a move that shocked loyal fans of the series. Dawson did not get the girl, and that was meant to happen when Kevin Williamson created the series. In his mind, Dawson and Joey would be together in the end, but the series took on a new life when he left the series for a time. He returned for the finale. Greg Berlanti, who also worked on the series, spoke about the finale with Vulture.
"Kevin had been away from the show and hadn’t been there for any of the Joey and Pacey stuff at all. He had always »
Patricia Clarkson, Katie Holmes, Olivia Wilde and Meg Ryan were among a bevy of high profile women in Hollywood who came downtown to Tribeca’s Locanda Verde restaurant to show their support for Tribeca Enterprises and Chanel’s inaugural Through Her Lens program.
Presented in collaboration with Pulse Films and facilitated by the nonprofit Tribeca Film Institute, the new program will support emerging women screenwriters and directors via a three-day workshop for seven rising filmmakers with master classes, one-on-one mentorship, peer-to-peer sessions, and will award $75,000 for project development.
Hosted by CEO of Tribeca Enterprises Jane Rosenthal, Tribeca Enterprises’ Paula Weinstein and Chanel Global CEO Maureen Chiquet, the female-dominated lunch sparked plenty of conversation about Hollywood’s sexist work environments, wage disparity, lack of job opportunity both in front of and behind the camera, and other wrongful behavior.
However, there’s great reason to be positive. “I think what is happening »
- Addie Morfoot
Showtime's hit drama Ray Donovan starring Liev Schreiber continues to gain in popularity from season to season. The most recent season to wrap up, Season Three, is headed to Blu-ray and DVD on December 29 as just announced by Paramount and CBS Home Entertainment.
The Ray Donovan Season Three Blu-ray includes all 12 episodes that aired on Showtime. No bonus features are included in the three-disc set.
Newcomers to Ray Donovan in Season 3 include Katie Holmes (Dawson’s Creek), Ian McShane (Deadwood) and Wendell Pierce (The Wire). McShane brings a little extra gravitas to a show already swimming in it and helps make the third season a standout.
Check out the Ray Donovan Season Three Blu-ray cover art below and secure a pre-order for a discounted price at Amazon.com. »
Katie Holmes arrived in style for the inaugural luncheon of the Tribeca Chanel Women's Filmmaker Program in NYC on Monday. The actress smiled big for the cameras and posed for photos with Olivia Wilde and Glamour editor in chief Cynthia Leive. Later, Katie met up with Patricia Clarkson, who she starred alongside in 2003's Pieces of April. Katie has been taking the Big Apple by storm! Just last week, Katie pulled double duty and turned heads at two high-profile events, the 2015 Skin Cancer Foundation gala and Fashion Group International's Night of Stars. Keep reading to see the best moments from Katie's outing. »
- Monica Sisavat
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