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I guess all the jokes in the world couldn’t stop this from happening.
TMZ is reporting that comedian Kevin Hart was arrested for DUI early this morning after almost having a huge accident.
Police say that around 4:30am/PT, Hart was driving on the 101 freeway in California at about 90 miles per hour. His erratic driving almost caused him to collide with a gas tanker but he was able to stop his Mercedes in time.
The California Highway Patrol pulled him over and while talking to him, he showed signs of intoxication and was unable to perform field sobriety tests.
Hart was arrested and booked in a local jail on a misdemeanor DUI charge. According to TMZ, he’s been there since about 6am/PT and is being held on $5,000 bond.
Update: Kevin has been released and sent out the following tweets:
Well, this is unfortunate. I mean, we all have a choice to not drink and drive (we can call cabs if necessary) but a celebrity – especially one of Kevin Hart’s magnitude – can just have a driver take them everywhere. There really are ways for them to avoid such silly arrests.
Hopefully, near or far from his home, Kevin won’t find himself in this situation again.
At 26 years old, Amber Riley is tired of playing a high school student on the Fox sensation “Glee” and she tweeted that she’s leaving the hit show for a much needed vacation and a career change.
“That’s a wrap on Amber Riley! Just closed a chapter in my life, the only thing I’ve known day in and day out for three years,” the actress wrote on Twitter.
“I’m going to miss the whole Glee family, seeing them everyday,” she continued. “I have so many brothers and sisters now But I am looking forward to a much needed and deserved summer vacation! SCHOOL’S OUT Glee Kids! Let’s play!”
Amber plays the character Mercedes on the show, and is the only black character I believe. There had been much talk about adding a love interest for the character this season and developing Mercedes’ role more but now as one of the many seniors graduating later this month on the FOX musical drama, this will be her last bout with the character—maybe. Amber sent out another Tweet that makes it sounds as though she could reprise the role for another venture in the future.
“Stay tuned to see what’s next for Mercedes,” she tweeted.
Just last week Amber fainted while on the red carpet for a Fox Upfronts event and she’s been in good spirits since but we’re thinking ending this chapter with “Glee” couldn’t have come at a better time for the young starlit.
Will you miss her character on “Glee?”
Brande Victorian is a blogger and culture writer in New York City. Follower her on Twitter at @be_vic.
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