Celeb Scoop: Kevin Bacon Married His (Distant) Cousin

Plus: Alec Baldwin calls a former DN reporter a “nutty bitch,” Ryan Seacrest joins NBC for the Olympics and more of today’s celebrity news.

Kevin Bacon Married His (Distant) Cousin. A game of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon got weird when Bacon and his wife Kyra Sedgwick found out they are distant cousins. The revelation came on PBS’s Finding Your Roots. [People]

Alec Baldwin Is Angry Again. This time he took to Twitter to call former Daily News reporter Simone Weichselbaum a “nutty bitch.” [Philly Gossip]

Ryan Seacrest Joins NBC’s Olympic Coverage. Because when we think world-class athletics, we think Ryan Seacrest. [E!]

Who Won Peabody Awards? Homeland, Game of Thrones, and The Colbert Report, to name a few. [The Wrap]

Sorkin’s The Newsroom Trailer. The newest show from the mind of Aaron Sorkin will debut on HBO in June. The first trailer hit the web a few days ago and we can’t stop watching it. It’s Sports Night meets The West Wing plus cursing. [EW]

Chevy Chase Doesn’t Regret Voicemail. Chase and the creator of NBC’s Community have been at odds. The actor left his boss a nasty voicemail that brought their issues to light and still thinks reaming the guy out was the right thing to do at the time. [TMZ]

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