Laura Prepon is finally addressing the Tom Cruise dating rumors head on, E! News reports.
In her interview with She Knows, the "Orange Is the New Black" actress debunks the latest speculation and opens up about being a Scientologist.
"It's just so funny that, when people don't know, they just make stuff up, [like] apparently I'm dating Tom Cruise right now. And apparently he doesn't want me doing the show because I portray a lesbian and I'm a Scientologist," she said.
"This is false; where are they even getting this stuff? It's unbelievable to me."
Prepon added that what stinks "is that there's so much false data because people are in mystery as to what Scientology is, so they just kind of make up stuff. It's kind of unfortunate because then I have to be like, 'No, that's actually not what's happening.' "
The former "That '70s Show" star also wanted to clear the air about the common misconception that Scientology does not support homosexuality.
"You know, in terms of portraying a lesbian on the show, I am a huge supporter of the LGBT community," Prepon explained.
"I'm going to the GLAAD Awards in a few weeks. I went to the human rights campaign. I flew up to San Francisco and did this whole thing and I won this award [for] being a straight woman portraying a gay woman on camera. I'm a total supporter of the LGBT and they are an amazing fan base."
No doubt, Jon Hamm has a headline-making penis, thanks to his apparent distaste for underwear -- a fact of which he is well aware, E! News reports.
But that doesn't mean he's pleased about the buzz surrounding his manhood.
"Would you want people walking up to you and pointing at your [crotch]? I can't believe I'm still talking about this. But I've worn underwear every day of my life, and the fact that I'm painted as this exhibitionist is a little annoying," the "Mad Men" stud tells Men's Fitness. "It's become a meme, I guess. Being someone who people want to photograph, you have to open yourself up to the positive and negative. It is what it is."
This isn't the first time the actor has opened up about the Internet's fascination with his "privates," sounding off to Rolling Stone in March 2013.
"They're called 'privates' for a reason," Hamm told the publication. "I'm wearing pants, for [expletive's] sake. Lay off."
He also added that the constant crotch talk is indeed a downside to fame.
"I mean, it's not like I'm a [expletive] lead miner. There are harder jobs in the world," he said. "But when people feel the freedom to create Tumblr accounts about my [penis], I feel like that wasn't part of the deal."
Rock star Jon Bon Jovi is showing some brotherly love to the less fortunate in Philadelphia, The Associated Press reports.
On Tuesday, he attended the grand opening of a low-income housing development that bears his initials. The 55-unit JBJ Soul Homes will be occupied by low-income tenants and the formerly homeless.
Bon Jovi's Soul Foundation and the Middleton Partnership provided the lead gift for the $16.6 million complex in the Francisville neighborhood. The project also received public funds.
Residents will have access to social services provided by Project HOME, a group dedicated to ending homelessness. The four-story building includes retail and office space.
Bon Jovi is a longtime advocate for affordable housing in Philadelphia, Newark, N.J., and many other cities. The New Jersey native once co-owned the Philadelphia Soul arena football team.
Eminem and Outkast are headlining another music festival, the AP reports.
The rap acts will perform at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in October in Austin, Texas. Pearl Jam, Skrillex, Beck and Lorde also will take the stage at the 13th annual festival in Zilker Park.
Lana Del Rey, Calvin Harris, Foster the People, Broken Bells, The Replacements, Iggy Azalea, the Avett Brothers and Zedd are also slated to perform.
The three-day event will feature eight stages. It will take place over two weekends, kicking off Oct. 3 and Oct. 10. Three-day passes are $225. Single-day tickets will go on sale at a later date.
Eminem and Outkast are also headlining the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago in August.
The Songwriter. The Bluegrass Musician. The Piano Man. In the rotunda of the Country Music Hall of Fame, surrounded by 121 bronze plaques representing current members, Kix Brooks emceed a press conference Tuesday announcing Hank Cochran, Mac Wiseman and Ronnie Milsap as the organization's 2014 inductees, People reports.
Singer Bobby Bare, inducted last year, paid tribute to his friend Cochran, who passed away in 2010, referring to him as The Legend, and noting to laughter that "he called himself a legend long before he was." Among Cochran's masterpieces are "I Fall to Pieces" (co-written with Harlan Howard), "The Chair," "Ocean Front Property" and "Make the World Go Away."
Wiseman -- entering as a Veteran Era Artist -- sang high harmonies for Flatt & Scruggs' Foggy Mountain Boys and Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys before striking out on his own. "I've been in the music business for 70 years," he told the crowd. "I hope I'm worthy of this honor."
Hunter Hayes jumped briefly off his I Am Not Invisible tour for the honor of introducing "an unbelievable hero of mine. The first time I saw him I couldn't believe that he really did sound just like his records! I am tearing up right now just talking about him, Ronnie Milsap."
Milsap -- representing the Modern Era Artist -- first made his mark as a piano player (responsible for keyboards on Elvis Presley's "Kentucky Rain") and was encouraged by Charley Pride to move to Nashville. He was signed to RCA Records in 1973 and had a string of country-pop hits that included "Pure Love," "What a Difference You've Made in My Life," "(There's) No Getting' Over Me," "Stranger in My House" and "I Wouldn't Have Missed It for the World." He was named CMA Male Vocalist of the Year three times and Entertainer of the Year in 1977.
"I've wanted to be in the Hall of Fame as long as I can remember," Milsap said. "I wouldn't have gotten here without my wife, Joyce, who brought me to Nashville and who has played every role anyone could play in my career."
The induction ceremony will take place later this year in the Hall of Fame's CMA Theater, when plaques will be unveiled for these three newest members of the esteemed group.