Paparazzi 12-21-16

Zooey Deschanel On Watch What Happens Live … she would be open to starring in an “Elf” sequel.  Audio

Richard Marx and his wife, Daisy Fuentes, had a harrowing experience on a Korean Air flight. A violent passenger attacked flight attendants and passengers, with Marx stepping in to help restrain the passenger when staff and crew were unable to. The incident lasted four hours, with Marx and Fuentes insissting the airline was ill-equipped to handle the dangerous situation.

An insider claims Queen Elizabeth approves of Prince Harry dating Meghan Markle. She reportedly hasn’t met her yet, but is happy Harry is happy. It took Kate Middleton five years to meet the Queen.

Tom Arnold claims he has outtakes from “The Apprentice” that do not paint Donald Trump in a good light. He says he has Trump saying “every offensive, racist thing ever.” Arnold explains he got the collection as a joke from two editors and an associate producer of “The Apprentice” who didn’t think Trump would get the presidency.

Mariah Carey split from her fiancé, billionaire James Packer, in October. She’s reportedly been dating her background dancer, Bryan Tanaka. The couple is spending their first Christmas together at a $22-million estate in Aspen with Mariah’s twins, Monroe and Moroccan.

We’re finding out that Chyna’s departure apparently wasn’t a smooth one. New reports have emerged that a fight between she and Rob turned physical. “She was punching him in his back and arms and was in a drunken rage.”

Amy Schumer bought back the family farm that was lost to bankruptcy when she was 12. She posted a screenshot of a FaceTime call when she shared the news with her dad, who now lives in an assisted living facility.

Alan Thicke’s widow, Tanya Callau, has released a statement thanking her late husband’s fans and asking that the family’s privacy be respected.

Nicole Kidman, who is 49, has two young children (ages 8 and 5) with husband Keith Urban. In a recent interview, she gets emotional when discussing being an “older mother.” Audio

Michael Fassbender has made 26 movies in the last five years. He says he’s verging on being a workaholic. Fassbender says he’s ready to take some time off and may at some point stop acting all together.

Kris Jenner opened up the doors of her home to “Architectural Digest” for a tour of “Kandyland”, her holiday dream come true.

Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar are going to have a lot of grandchildren. Their daughter Jill and hubby Derrick Dillard are expecting baby number two.

Katy Perry and boyfriend Orlando Bloom brought a little joy to some sick children. The pair dressed as Mr. and Mrs. Claus and visited young patients at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

Justin Bieber certainly has a sense of style all his own. The singer was spotted leaving Hyde nightclub in West Hollywood wearing a huge fur coat, complete with huge fur hood.

Shawn Mendes has apparently taken sides in the hubbub over Camila Cabello’s departure from Fifth Harmony.  He tweeted, “’Pursue what makes your heart pound, happiness is our responsibility’ beautifully said.”

Blowing out their candles:

Kiefer Sutherland (50)
Andy Dick (51)

Ray Romano (59)

Samuel L. Jackson (68)

Jane Fonda (79)