5:45 PM PST: Cops say two men were filming Plitt on the tracks when the train conductor spotted him in the way. He attempted to stop and began sounding his horn -- but Plitt remained on the tracks.
Investigators seized video of the incident as evidence.
Fitness instructor Greg Plitt -- who appeared on the Bravo show "Work Out" -- died Saturday after he was struck by a train.
The 37 year-old was hit by a Metrolink train in Burbank around 4PM ... and according to KABC he was with some friends who may have been shooting video at the time.
One passenger reportedly said Plitt had a camcorder in his hands when he stumbled over the tracks.
Law enforcement tells us they believe Plitt was shooting a workout video at the time.
The incident is under investigation.
Plitt has modeled for Calvin Klein, Old Navy and Under Armour ... and images of his body were used to help create the physique of Dr. Manhattan in "The Watchmen."
Coast Guard Pissed
The Gag Over Anus is Heinous
1/18/2015 8:36 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
The Coast Guard is fuming over this week's episode of "Workaholics" ... claiming a scene depicting their men forcing a dog to lick the butthole of a faux seaman has deeply offended their ranks.
In case you missed it ... "Dorm Daze" featured a scene involving actors playing Coast Guardians angrily pouring soda into the fanny of Anders Holm's character. Then they let a dog go to town.
C.G. officials fired off a letter to Viacom execs calling it reprehensible to portray military officers in such a degrading way ... and they weren't happy about the fake Guard members lining up for a porno scene.
The letter reads, "Sexual assault is a crime. It's not humorous and it's not funny," adding, "Sexual assault is a breach of our Core Values of Honor, Respect, and Devotion to Duty that each member of the U.S. Cost Guard promises to live by."
We reached out to a rep for Workaholics. So far, no word back.
Signs First Promotional Deal
I'm Making LiLo Money!
1/18/2015 12:45 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Chickadee can stop hawking snake oil ... the former reality star has landed a legit money-making deal sorta -- getting paid to tweet like other big celebs.
We've learned Anna Cardwell signed a deal with 310 Shakes to send out promotional tweets for its product ... similar to deals brokered for Lindsay Lohan, JWoww and Kyle Richards.
We're told Lindsay is paid around 5K to tweet for the company ... but it's unclear how much scratch Chickadee is getting.
Calls to Anna's rep went unreturned.
This Is How I Dew ...
The Single Life
1/17/2015 3:01 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Sugar Bear was drinking heavily the night Mama June broke up with him ... but he wasn't dipping into the hard stuff -- the reality star was just hitting the Dew.
Sources connected to Suge tell us he spent the night at a relative's house on Wednesday after MJ kicked him to the curb. Then he drowned his sorrows in Mountain Dew and chili.
We're told S.B. vented to his family about his frustrations with June ... including his belief that she is still talking to Mark McDaniel. He also argued with his ex on the phone for hours following the meal.
An earful of June and a bellyful of chili -- not enough antacid in the world.
The next day Sugar Bear rented a new double wide with his bro.
Kicks Sugar Bear Out
Claims He's a No Good Cheater
1/17/2015 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Mama June has kicked Sugar Bear to the curb again ... and it's the same old story -- she thinks he's just too horny.
June tells TMZ she told him to leave after finding out he's continued engaging in online romances. She says Sugar Bear insists it's harmless ... he just does it for the thrill, but she's not buyin' it.
Sugar Bear and June have been trying to rekindle their relationship after she promised to stop seeing convicted child molester, Mark McDaniel.
As for Sugar Bear ... we're told he's sick of June's accusations, and he's done with her.
And June's not the only one that recently made a big home purchase ... we're told SB quietly rented a 4-bed 2-bath double wide with his brother ... so he can stay close to Honey Boo Boo.
Dine With J.J.
1/17/2015 7:58 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
"Alias" stars Jennifer Garner and Victor Garber reunited with the show's creator J.J. Abrams Friday night, and the tight lipped director gave us a hint about the future.
The 3 stars hit up Giorgio Baldi and seemed pretty chummy while they waited for their cars ... so much so that when our photog asked J.J. if they'd make more episodes -- Abrams ACTUALLY responded with a challenge of sorts to Jennifer.
Did Mrs. Affleck respond? You're gonna have to watch the video to find out.
'Mob Wives' Star Ramona Rizzo
I Got Smashed By a Car in a Crosswalk
1/16/2015 4:39 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
One of the "Mob Wives" got whacked -- Ramona Rizzo was hit by a car while walking in NYC, and the perp fled the scene.
TMZ has learned NYPD is investigating the incident -- Rizzo says she was crossing Fifth Ave and 55th St. on Tuesday night when she was hit. Her rep says RR suffered bruises and internal bleeding.
An ambulance took her to a hospital ... where she got treatment for a couple of days.
As for the culprit, the rep says Rizzo believes the suspect is Asian ... and was driving a Smart Car.
Travis Barker, Shanna Moakler
Arrested Over Death Threat
1/16/2015 11:47 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Travis Barker and Shanna Moakler were handcuffed and thrown in the back of squad cars for making criminal threats against each other ... she claimed he threatened to kill her, and he claimed
she threatened him right back.
It happened last month, but we just got the legal docs. On December 7, the two got into a verbal fight over a reality show Travis wants to do with their 2 kids. It's surprising, but the former couple STILL live under the same roof.
According to the docs -- which were filed by Shanna so the family could be evaluated for a possible custody change -- Travis said, "If I could, I'd put a bullet in your head." She then called the cops, who came to their L.A. home. Travis then told cops Shanna threatened to have her boyfriend come and beat him up.
They were then both cuffed, arrested and taken to the station.
Shanna told cops things have gotten extremely bad between the two of them. She said he would say to her, "F*** you bitch,' calling her a "f***ing piece of garbage and calling her "a cigarette smoking, coke-snorting bitch." She also has an email in which he said, "My poor kids have a whore for a mom."
Shanna says the drummer's erratic behavior started after the 2008 plane crash -- she claims he was suffering from mood swings while weaning off pain meds.
Sources tell TMZ ... charges will not be filed against either one. But, we've learned, The L.A. County Dept. of Children and Family Services was contacted and they are investigating.
I Still Got Money to Burn ...
On a New House!
1/16/2015 10:46 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Mama June may be out of a job but she just scored a sweet new house.
The "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" gravy train may have come to an abrupt halt ... but that didn't keeping June from splurging on new digs ... a 3,225 sq. ft, 4 bedroom home in Georgia. And get this (don't read if you're from CA or NY -- it's too painful) ... she paid $149K.
The house may look familiar ... it's the same one she scoped out with convicted child molester Mark McDaniel last September, with Honey Boo Boo in tow.
That could torpedo the truce between Chickadee and June, but she might get over it once she sees the pool.
No More Bud ...
She's Drinking Alone
1/16/2015 9:30 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Adrienne Maloof is cutting back on the carbs -- she's kicked her Anheuser-Busch heir BF to the curb.
Sources close to the couple tell us Adrienne ended her year and a half relationship with Jacob Busch -- but there's no bad blood between 53-year-old Maloof and 25-year-old JB.
Maloof and Busch started dating in 2013, but their relationship apparently started to fade last fall and now has finally run it's course.
Jacob shouldn't have trouble finding a beer to drown his sorrows.
On Aspen Tear
1 Month After Child's Birth
1/16/2015 1:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Scott Disick left baby duty to Kourtney last weekend ... choosing to take his boys to Aspen where we're told he drunkenly trashed a hotel room.
Sources at Hotel Jerome tell TMZ ... the first night Scott and his crew -- which included famed artist Alec Monopoly -- went out on the town, and when they came back one of his buds jumped over a counter at the bar in the lobby and stole a bottle -- which we think is Johnny Walker Black Label -- which they took back to the room. The hotel didn't call the cops, but charged him $400.
But that was just the beginning of alcohol consumption. Scott and posse then ordered $840 worth of booze. The next night they ordered $600 in booze up to the room.
Management sent staffers up to the room during the weekend because other guests complained about the smell of weed.
When Scott left, the hotel staff found the room littered with bottles and cigarette butts. It was a no-smoking room so the hotel added $500 to the bill.
Scott's sobriety has been an ongoing issue. His girlfriend threw him out of the house last summer for partying and it's become a serious issue in their relationship.
WWE LIFTS SUSPENSION
After Criminal Charges Dropped
1/16/2015 10:36 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Kevin Nash's days in wrestling purgatory are OVER -- the WWE has reinstated the icon after officials dropped the charges in his Xmas Eve father-son brawl.
Vince McMahon's company had put Big Sexy's contract on ice once he was arrested for allegedly battering his 18-year-old son Tristen during a rumble in their Florida home.
But after investigators determined Nash wasn't the primary aggressor -- charges were dropped ... and now the WWE is welcoming the 55-year-old back with open arms.
"Now that Kevin Nash’s legal matter has been resolved with all charges being dropped, his 'legends' contract has been immediately reinstated," the WWE tells us.
But it seems Nash is still upset with the org. for putting him on time-out in the first place ... and earlier this week tweeted that he doesn't see himself returning to WWE programming.
I Got My Own Reality Show
Kylie Jenner and Blac Chyna Personae Non Gratae
1/16/2015 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Tyga has just landed a new reality show on MTV ... but the rapper won't be putting his love life on display -- it's all about playtime with the boys.
Sources close to the deal tell us Kylie Jenner and Blac Chyna will NOT appear on the show ... and that's the way he wants it. Tyga's opulent life with his buds will be the focal point -- think "Fantasy Factory" with a rapper.
We're told Chris Brown already filmed a segment with Tyga. The rapper says the show is set to start airing in the spring.
We reached out to a rep for MTV ... they had no comment.