Co-Star Denies Rimes Affair

Plus, Vin Diesel acts like a diva, and more
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 19, 2009 11:06 AM CDT
Eddie Cibrian debunked rumors of a romance between him and costar LeAnn Rimes, but an employee who saw them at the restaurant insists, "It was not a 'friendly' situation," E! reports.   (Getty Images)
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(Newser) – Eddie Cibrian denies romancing LeAnn Rimes, E! reports—he insists “it is a fabricated story using random snapshots to create a scandalous relationship,” but an employee from the restaurant where the two were snapped thinks otherwise: “They were kissing over the table, holding each other's hands.” Elsewhere:

  • Vin Diesel’s publicist dropped him after the actor flaked—faking sickness?—on a Fast and Furious 4 junket, the Post reports.

  • A pic of teen heartthrob Joe Jonas slanting his eyes a la Miley Cyrus surfaced on a blog with no explanation, the Huffington Post reports.
  • Even princes want to be something when they grow up—in William’s case, a policeman, the Daily Mail reports. In an interview on BBC, the prince also disclosed that the scar on his head came from being hit by a friend’s golf club.
  • Columbia coeds are going crazy over classmate James Franco, the Post reports, with girls practically stalking him from class to class.