Lea Michele's new boyfriend isn't a fun summer fling after all ... officially ditching his gigolo lifestyle in order to move in with the "Glee" star full-time ... TMZ has learned.
Sources close to Lea tell us ... Matthew Paetz packed his stuff into a U-Haul over the weekend ... moving out of his apartment, and upgrading to her $1.4 million Hollywood pad after just 4 months of dating.
We're told Paetz already had a toothbrush and a few t-shirts at her their place ... but now everything's been moved -- rugs, furniture and even his pillows.
Pillows, man. Doesn't get any realer than that.
'My Five Wives' Dad
$318K Debt Wiped Clean
Gets To Keep Wedding Ring
9/9/2014 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Reality star Brady Williams' life just got a lot simpler -- even though he's still got 5 wives -- 'cause he just unloaded more than $300K worth of debt in his bankruptcy case.
And more good news ... he gets to keep his wedding ring.
We broke the story ... Williams -- who heads the polygamous clan on "My Five Wives" -- was deep in the hole because of loans and credit card debt. Among the handful of assets he listed -- a $50 wedding ring and $3.61 in the bank.
According to court docs, obtained by TMZ ... $318K in debts were wiped clean.
Besides the ring, Williams will keep the things that made him go belly up in the first place -- his 5 wives and 24 children.
Fun Fact: By law, he has to wait 8 years before he can do this again.
Famous Roller Coaster Is
9/8/2014 1:55 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
3:05 PM PT -- The fire's out, and most of the coaster is still intact. The blaze was reportedly started, accidentally, by welders who were building the new Twisted Colossus.
One of Six Flags' most famous roller coasters ... the Colossus went up in flames Monday -- just weeks after the classic ride was shut down.
The fire engulfed a big chunk of the coaster's track ... burning completely through the wood and steel. Firefighters were called to the scene, North of Los Angeles, around 1:30 PM.
The 36-year-old roller coaster had just been shut down in August, so the park could start work on a new and improved version ... to be called Twisted Colossus.
Colossus has been featured in tons of TV shows and movies like "National Lampoon's Vacation" ... "Wonder Woman" ... "Step by Step" .... "Knight Rider" and the "A-Team."
Story developing ...
SJP & Matthew Broderick
Selling NYC Home
With Help from Reality Star
9/8/2014 4:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick are trying to unload their massive Greenwich Village townhouse and they are enlisting the services of a Bravo reality star to help them score a massive pay day.
Parker and Broderick are listing the multi-million dollar home with Fredrik Eklund, who stars on the Bravo series, "Million Dollar Listing New York."
The townhouse is 6,800 square feet with 7 fireplaces, and is so massive ... it has a "guest floor" with three bedrooms!
The couple bought the place in 2011 for $18.995 million and is asking $22 million for it now.
Could be the best episode of 'Million Dollar Listing' ... ever.
'Sons of Guns' Hayden
Charged With Another Rape...
From 22 Years Ago
9/8/2014 11:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Will Hayden's skeletons are running out of the closet ... because another person is coming forward claiming she was forcibly raped 22 years ago at 12-years-old.
The victim -- who is now 34-years-old -- claims she was living with Will at the time because a fire destroyed her home.
According to the law enforcement release ... she claims she and Will smoked marijuana together one night -- and then he allegedly placed his hand over her mouth, laid his entire body on top of her, and raped her.
The woman claims Will told her not to tell anyone ... and she didn't come forward earlier because she didn't know if her family would believe her.
Officials in Baton Rouge have now charged Will with another count of forcible rape ... as he still sits behind bars.
As we previously reported ... Will's oldest daughter Stephanie now claims she too was sexually abused by her father when she was a minor ... and plans on meeting with investigators.
Teen Singer Jadagrace
I've Got A Record Deal
To Go With My TV Show
9/8/2014 12:15 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Teen singer/actress Jadagrace can't even drive yet ... but she's already making bank after signing a lucrative new recording contract -- well, lucrative by most 15-year-olds' standards.
Jadagrace has inked a deal with West Gate record company to make up to 5 albums. According to the contract -- obtained by TMZ -- she'll collect a hefty advance of up to $60K for each one -- not a fortune in the music biz ... but it beats workin' a fast food drive-thru.
Not that money's an issue, anyway ... she's already starring in her own TV show, "The Jadagrace Show."
'Sons of Guns' Star Stephanie
Changes Her Story ...
Dad Raped Me Too
9/7/2014 12:55 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Stephanie Hayden is now claiming she too was sexually abused as a child by her father, Will Hayden ... and will be providing information to law enforcement to aid in the prosecution of her dad ... TMZ has learned.
Stephanie -- who appeared on the Discovery reality show "Sons of Guns" with her father -- originally came to Will's defense last month after he got arresed for the alleged sexual abuse of his 12-year-old daughter.
We're told Stephanie is now recanting her original statement -- and plans on meeting with investigators in Baton Rouge as early as next week to provide specific details of the sexual abuse she allegedly suffered.
Kris Ford, Stephanie's husband ... recently posted a poem on Facebook that appears to be directed at Will: "You fooled with my wife when she was young. Sucking and groping, do you remember what was done?"
Stephanie went on FB to respond to Kris' poem ... telling a relative she gave her husband permission to post it. Both posts were eventually taken down.
An attorney for Will tells us, "After 45 shows and 20 years, this is the first I've heard of it. Her complaints arose only after her income from the show and [gun] shop stopped. She's still Will's daughter, and he loves her."
'X Factor' Star Simone Battle
Father Confused by Apparent Suicide
9/6/2014 4:33 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Former "X Factor" contestant Simone Battle's suicide has stunned her father ... who says the "G.R.L." singer never once let on that she was suffering as she got a taste of success in Hollywood.
Anthony Battle tells us he and his daughter hadn't spoke on the phone in a few weeks ... but they texted every day and she seemed to be doing just fine.
In fact, he says Simone was excited about where her career was heading. G.R.L. had recorded and released a song with Pitbull earlier this year.
We're told close friends of the 25-year old singer spoke with her via text the night before her death -- they also didn't sense anything was wrong.
When we asked Anthony if Simone was battling depression ... he said he was unaware of anything like that, but acknowledged ... "It's possible she may have had an invisible disability."
Anthony tells us Simone's boyfriend discovered her body in her bedroom ... but he doesn't suspect foul play.
An autopsy is scheduled for Sunday.
'X Factor' Star
Simone Battle Dies at 25 ... From Apparent Suicide
9/6/2014 6:45 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
7:35 AM PT -- Law enforcement sources tell TMZ Simone was found hanging on a rod in the closet of her bedroom around 8:30 AM on Friday.
Singer Simone Battle, who rose to fame on the US version of "X Factor" ... was found dead in her Los Angeles home ... and TMZ has learned it appears to be a suicide.
25-year-old Battle was a singer in the girl group "G.R.L." ... which was the reboot of the Pussycat Dolls. She signed on with the group after her run on "X Factor" ... where she was a finalist, making it into the top 17.
The L.A. County Cororner's Office tells us Battle's autopsy has not been completed yet ... so, nothing has been ruled out as cause of death.
Simone's father told us she was found in the bedroom of her apartment in a West Hollywood neighborhood. He described her home as a guest house of a larger residence.
Story developing ...
In June, TMZ shot video of Simone and her 'GRL' bandmate Natasha Slayton. They were excited about their song "Wild Wild Love" with Pitbull.
I'm Gonna Watch 'Saved By the Bell' Movie ...
I've Just Been Busy
9/6/2014 9:32 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Lark Voorhies has changed her stance on the new "Saved by the Bell" Lifetime biopic ... telling our photog she plans to watch the movie -- as soon as she gets a little free time.
Lisa Turtle was in Hollywood to visit Joan Rivers' star on the Walk of Fame when our photog asked about her recent tweet saying she refused to watch the flick.
The tweet was less than a week ago, but Lark says she's now recorded the movie recorded on her DVR -- and she's gonna give it a chance. She also talked about the criticism of Dustin Diamond's unauthorized book becoming the movie.
Something tells us she's really going to enjoy Screech's drunken karate scene.
Panicked About Heart Condition (VIDEO)
9/6/2014 8:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Joan Rivers suffered from heart arrhythmia and worried that her heart might stop beating on stage or during surgery.
Joan spoke about the condition -- which causes sudden irregularities in the heart beat -- during an interview with Joan Lunden on Good Morning America back in 1985.
Joan said, "It scares the hell out of you. And when you go under, say for plastic surgeries and things like that ... that's when your heart can go out of kilter."
It's still unknown if Rivers was under general anesthesia when she went into cardiac and respiratory arrest during a vocal cord procedure 9 days ago.
Former 'View' Host
I LOVE the New Panel ...
With ONE Exception
9/6/2014 9:18 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Original "View" co-host Debbie Matenopoulos doesn't need an umbrella, because she has plenty of shade ... which she happily threw at one of the show's new panelists.
A very pregnant Matenopoulos was hanging out at Craig's in West Hollywood and had glowing reviews for 3 members of the new foursome -- Rosie Perez, Nicole Wallace ... along with Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell. Debbie laid out her issues with one of them.
Debbie -- who's now repped by Wendy Feldman -- doesn't have hard feelings though about getting canned in '99, and replaced by Lisa Ling. Last night she told our photog she'd be down for a return, and she's even cooked up a ploy to score ratings.
Kanye West Sex Tape
DOES NOT EXIST
9/6/2014 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Don't get your hopes up -- a new Kim Kardashian sex tape featuring Kanye West will never see the light of day because ... it just doesn't exist.
Sources close to the couple say Kim was purposely being coy during her recent British GQ interview ... where she hinted about doing a sex tape sequel -- this time with Yeezus.
Kim told the mag, "My husband Kanye and I have an amazing sex life. So far as the sex tape is concerned, whether or not we've made another ... If we have, it's never something I want to go public."
We're told what really happened is that Kim didn't wanna talk about her sex life because she's super private about that -- and instead of just shutting down the interviewer ... she decided to playfully tease.
Kim should know ... the Internet don't play when it comes to sex tapes.