Monday Gossip

Reports are that American Idol will actually LOSE money this year. The reasons are that the show pays Jennifer Lopez $15 Million and Ryan Seacrest gets around that amount as well.  They spent between $5 and $7 million on a new set this year.  They are also still paying the 2 executive producers they fired after last season. They spend at least $5 million on viewer phone calls. And ... the ratings are down 26% from last season. Speaking of Jennifer Lopez...she is going to star on a new TV show. It's called "Shades of Blue." Her character is a single mother and dirty cop recruited to work for the FBI's undercover anti-corruption task force.

Leonardo DiCaprio hasn't ruled out getting married. He is 39 and currently dating a 21 year old model and he says, ''The truth is, it's gonna happen when it's gonna happen. I'm just gonna let it happen naturally. I really am. And when it's right, it's gonna be right.''

Sports reporter Erin Andrews is reportedly taking over Brooke Burke-Charvet's spot as co-host of Dancing With the Stars. Erin competed on season 10 of the show with dance pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Reports are that paperwork is being finalized but it is happening. DWTS producers have confirmed that Brook was firedafter eight seasons on the show.

Snooki is pregnant again! She is expecting her second child...congrats!

Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500 yesterday. The race lasted almost 11 hours because of a rain delay of more than six hours. Danica Patrick, crashed  in a 13-car wreck on lap 145 but was unhurt.

Lucy Hale has the flu and was forced to cancel her debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry Friday night.

Snooki is pregnant again! She is expecting her second child...congrats!