I'm not happy, happy, happy about this
PHIL ROBERTSON . . . the patriarch of the family on "Duck Dynasty" . . . is planning on walking away from the show soon, but he doesn't think his departure would signal the end of its run.
"Parade" magazine recently asked Phil how long he wants to continue being involved with the show . . . and he said, quote, "Not long, but I think it'll go on without me."
Phil didn't elaborate . . . but we can assume that he'll still be heavily involved on Season Four, which premieres on August 14th.
Phil's son WILLIE says the show has brought the family "a whole lot closer." He adds, quote, "It's probably the opposite of most reality shows. And nobody gets a big head because we're doing it all together."
Willie, who's the CEO of the family's duck call company, Duck Commander, says they thought the show would be good for business . . . and it has been. They expect to sell more than 750,000 duck calls this year, which is up from 60,000 in 2011.
Willie says he had just one concern: The show's title. He says, quote, "I thought, 'That sounds like a Chinese food place!'"
Was it because she was SO BAD!?
Syfy has already started working on the upcoming "Sharknado" sequel, and sources tell TMZ that IAN ZIERING will be back, but he'll be the ONLY returning cast member. In other words, TARA REID is getting a pink slip.
Tara played the estranged wife of Ian's character. Her character survived a crazy attack when SHARKS BROKE INTO HER HOUSE.
For what it's worth, Tara Tweeted, quote, "There is no script for 'Sharknado 2' . . . Until I read it then I will make a decision, but everyone that's saying I got cut, that's not true. Liars."
Ian and Tara both banked $50,000 for the first "Sharknado". It's probably safe to assume that Ian would make a lot more for the sequel . . . but there's no official word on anything at this point.
By the way - Regal movie theaters will be hosting MIDNIGHT showings of "Sharknado" at about 200 of their theaters across the country THIS FRIDAY NIGHT. Tickets will cost $12.50 each.
To see if your local theater is participating, hit up RegMovies.com.
Yep, everyone would have called them this!
Everyone expected KIM KARDASHIAN to give her baby a "K" name, especially since the kid's father KANYE WEST also has a "K" name. But it turns out that's exactly why she didn't.
In the latest episode of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians", she explained, quote, "If we name our kid with a K name, which is kind of what we want, mainly just because Kanye and I are K's, then . . . they'll call us the KKK."
Wait....are they one or off??
SELENA GOMEZ and JUSTIN BIEBER are OFF at the moment.
But on "Good Morning America" Friday, Selena said, quote, "He and I have had such a history together. I'll always care about him and protect him if anyone tries to be mean."
Then on Saturday, Selena celebrated her 21st birthday at a club with several friends . . . including Justin. He showed up with JADEN SMITH, and brought Selena a single red rose. Then Selena and Justin left TOGETHER at about 2:00 A.M.
Lighten up people...haircuts aren't cheap!
On Saturday, Reese went to the Rossano Ferretti Salon in Beverly Hills, where she got her hair done for a mere $1,500.
This is a high-end joint that has its very own, patented hairstyling method, called the Ferretti Technique.
Here's how the salon's website explains it: "Each strand of hair has its own structure and movement . . . With sensibility and care, the designer treats each strand its own way, in order to achieve the most natural effect.
"This belief is why [our haircuts] are so subtly carved, to create a harmonious image each time. A haircut that is like a work of art."
ANGELINA JOLIE and SALMA HAYEK are reportedly also fans of the Ferretti Technique.
Top 5 Movie from the weekend!
1. (NEW) "The Wolverine", $55 million.
2. "The Conjuring", $22.1 million. Up to $83.9 million in its 2nd week.
3. "Despicable Me 2", $16 million. Up to $306 million in its 4th week.
4. "Turbo", $13.3 million. Up to $55.8 million in its 2nd week.
5. "Grown Ups 2", $11.5 million. Up to $102 million in its 3rd week.
6. "Red 2", $9.4 million. Up to $35.1 million in its 2nd week.
7. "Pacific Rim", $7.5 million. Up to $84 million in its 3rd week.
8. "The Heat", $6.9 million. Up to $141 million in its 5th week.
9. "R.I.P.D.", $5.9 million. Up to $24.4 million in its 2nd week.
10. "Fruitvale Station", $4.7 million. Up to $6.3 million in its first week of wide release
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