Daybreak Daily’s afternoon flight through the pop-culture world finds blooming love, confirmed love and no love at all.
KYLIE & KODY: Er, Cody. And we care about this because, um, well, just because. Per Us Weekly, “Kylie Jenner's love life is heating up! On Sunday, Kim Kardashian's youngest sister, 14, hit The Grove in L.A. with a cute blond: Australian pop singer Cody Simpson.
"Yes, they went on a date," a source close to the tween model and reality star tells Us. Jenner and Simpson, also 14, met and flirted at last week's Breaking Dawn: Part 1 premiere in Hollywood "and have been inseparable since," the source adds.” http://bit.ly/umbKmt
ENGAGED: Anne Hathaway makes it official, per People, “Is the ultimate on-screen princess finally getting her fairy-tale ending? Anne Hathaway is engaged to wed longtime boyfriend Adam Shulman, 30, whom she began dating in 2008, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.” http://bit.ly/tqBEk0
RED HOT TOUR DATES: Chili Peppers release dates for first concert tour in five years, per Rolling Stone. http://bit.ly/swnjN7
MILEY CYRUS TAKES A HIT: There’s a buzz on about party comments, per Access Hollywood, “(She) came under fire on Sunday after a video showing the actress/singer joking about smoking marijuana at her birthday party made the rounds online. However, a rep for Miley tells Access Hollywood that the 19-year-old star’s remarks were in jest. “The cake was a joke and Miley was being sarcastic,” a rep for Miley told Access on Sunday. “It is being completely taken out of context.” http://bit.ly/rB1kfc
BYE BYE BATMAN: Another leading man takes off the cape, per the Los Angeles Times, “Christian Bale is hanging up the cape after “The Dark Knight Rises,” the star said, proclaiming “the end of that Batman era.” After more than seven years as Bruce Wayne and his Caped Crusader alter-ego in Christopher Nolan’s trilogy of Batman films, Bale will not be returning to Gotham. “I wrapped a few days ago, so that will be the last time I’m taking that cowl off,” Bale told the Philippines Daily Inquirer, reports Ministry of Gossip, our sister blog for all things star-studded.” http://lat.ms/snSXss
PRINCE HARRY HITS HOLLYWOOD: And his appeal is universal, per E!, “After being spotted checking into the swanky SLS Beverly Hills Hotel on Tuesday, Harry totally kicked his tourist mode into high-gear the next day by going to Universal Studios Hollywood. A source tells E! News that Harry and a few friends got the VIP Experience, which included a guided tour and a gourmet lunch. The group also enjoyed such attractions as King Kong 360 3-D, Jurassic Park: The Ride and the Revenge of the Mummy indoor roller coaster. (Twice!)” http://eonli.ne/uQip78
KIM & KRIS: Yet another riveting, edge-of-your-seat twist in the Kardashian saga, per Radar, “Kim Kardashian's former hubby, Kris Humphries didn't want to appear on any of the Kardashian reality shows, but was "guilted" to do so by his wife of less than 72 days, RadarOnline.com is exclusively reporting. The ill fated relationship was chronicled on film from the onset, something that Humphries didn't want to participate in.” http://bit.ly/vbPD2p
SPIDEY SETTLES: Web got too tangled, per the AP, “Tobey Maguire has decided to fold `em and settle a lawsuit over his winnings from a convicted con man during high-stakes Hollywood poker games. The "Spider-Man" star agreed to pay $80,000 to settle the lawsuit filed over more than $311,000 he was paid by a convicted Ponzi scheme operator in Texas Hold `Em matches that included celebrities, businessmen and others, court documents state.” http://apne.ws/uepdmr
AND FINALLY: Today’s mystery music video. http://bit.ly/cjUd2t