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Tuning in to TV: Oprah lands interview with Houston’s daughter
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“Oprah's Next Chapter” will feature an interview with Bobbi Kristina, Houston’s only child. It also will include Patricia Houston, the singer’s sister-in-law and manager, as well as the singer’s brother, Gary, the Associated Press reports. It is scheduled to air on Sunday.
The superstar was found dead in a bathtub at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 11. An exact cause of death has yet to be determined.
Houston was 48 years old. Her daughter turned 19 on Sunday.
'Hawaii Five-O' star taking break from show
A representative for Alex O'Loughlin said the “Hawaii Five-0” star is taking time away from the show to get treatment for problems related to pain medication, according to the Associated Press.
Rachael Wesolowski said in a report in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser that Mr. O'Loughlin “is taking a short break to receive supervised treatment for prescription pain medication due to a recent shoulder injury.”
Philippine official denies actor was hassled
Mr. Kitsch said Wednesday on the “Late Show With David Letterman” that customs officers stopped him at the airport and ordered him back to Japan because his passport didn’t have enough pages to stamp his arrival. He was to finish filming Oliver Stone’s “Savages” in the Philippines.
Mr. Kitsch said he was let in only after proving with his iPhone that he was an actor.
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