Topic: Pia Toscano

Crush Links: Hugh Hefner Was “Relieved” Not to Get Married

Crush Links: Hugh Hefner Was "Relieved" Not to Get Married

• We’re so jealous: Mark-Paul Gosselaar had a wardrobe malfunction while filming a hot tub scene for his new show, Franklin & Bash. (The Frisky)

• Turns out Carolina Herrera was the designer of the wedding dress we saw on Kristen Stewart in the Breaking Dawn, Part 1 trailer — and it’s a bit sexier than what Stephenie Meyer described in the book. (Celebuzz)

• Crystal Harris allegedly called into Ryan Seacrest‘s show with this claim: Hugh Hefner got engaged only because he thought his young girlfriend wanted to get hitched, and was “relieved” that she called things off. (YourTango)

• Even though Teresa Giudice and family were charged with assault in a bar brawl in the Dominican Republic, her attorney claims Teresa acted in self-defense. (People)

• Now that she’s happily engaged, Kim Kardashian is playing matchmaker, trying to set up American Idol contestant Pia Toscano and Dancing with the Stars mainstay Mark Ballas. (Celeb Dirty Laundry)

Video: Pia Toscano Performs on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Results Show

Video: Pia Toscano Performs on 'Dancing with the Stars' Results Show

Last night, American Idol castoff Pia Toscano performed on the results show of Dancing with the Stars. I often prefer results shows to actual episodes of DWTS, because we get to see the professional dancers together without gimmicks. Conveniently, the pro dancers who choreographed a routine to Pia’s rendition of “I’ll Stand By You” were Karina Smirnoff and none other than Pia’s rumored boyfriend, Mark Ballas. More »

Pia Toscano and Paul McDonald Have Mastered the Art of the ‘Idol’ Boot

Pia Toscano and Paul McDonald Have Mastered the Art of the 'Idol' Boot

Getting kicked off of American Idol sucks – you’ve lost your chance at the record deal prize offered up to the winner of the show. But every booted finalist’s role model is Jennifer Hudson, who rebounded from a surprise elimination in season 3 (eventual winner: Fantasia) to star in Dreamgirls and win an Oscar. The most recent bootees from this season of Idol, Pia Toscano and Paul McDonald, clearly got a class in good PR. The strategy? Immediately hook up with someone famous so that your name stays out there. More »

Video: Watch Jennifer Lopez Get Super Indignant And Outraged At A Reality Show Outcome

Video: Watch Jennifer Lopez Get Super Indignant And Outraged At A Reality Show Outcome

Last night on the American Idol results show, Gleeified singer Pia Toscano was booted. It was a pretty shocking result as Pia was one of the favorites to win the whole thing, but watching judges Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson and Steven Tyler get outright indignant and disappointed in the citizens of America is hilarious. We’ve been blamed for our lack of passion! Oh well, maybe if the government shuts down next week Pia Toscano can take over? More »