PHOTOS — The Rock, The Miami Dolphins, The Hottie: A South Florida Celebrity Thanksgiving!

South Florida Thanksgiving 2014: It was a working holiday for Dwayne The Rock Johnson (Splash News photo)

MIAMI -- Not all celebrities in South Florida got stuffed on Thanksgiving. For some, like Dwayne The Rock Johnson, it was a time to work. Johnson's filming the first season of Ballers, a series for HBO that explores, Entourage-style, the lives in Miami of current and former football players. For others, it was a time to serve meals for the less fortunate. Ryan Tannehill, Cameron Wake and the rest of the Miami Dolphins served more … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — CBS4 Personality Michele Gillen Reappears at Work Four Months After Walking Out!

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MIAMI -- It took four months for WFOR-Channel 4 investigative reporter Michele Gillen to repair her bruised ego. Insiders at the ratings-challenged station are reporting that 20-year CBS4 veteran Gillen materialized in the newsroom this week for the first time since a public blowout between her and fellow investigative newsman Jim DeFede. A spywitness described how Gillen walked in Monday like she hadn't missed one third of the work year, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Miami Heat Star Dwyane Wade Takes Over Runway for Night on The RunWade!

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MIAMI -- Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade's yearly fundraiser, which for three years has been dubbed A Night on the RunWade, lured most of the ball player's teammates and more than 500 fans to the Ice Palace Studios last night in Miami. Dubbed Where Fashion Meets Charity, the wingding was to benefit the Wade's World Foundation and included a cocktail party, meals prepared by some of Miami's top restaurants and a fashion show that included veterans … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Broward Kid Bella Thorne: My Bikini Bottom Small Enough For You?

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MIAMI BEACH -- Pembroke Pines actress Bella Thorne, Zendaya's best friend in the Disney Channel hit Shake it Up, is spending some time at home in Broward suburbia -- but it's on the beach that she's making news. The 17-year-old actress and singer showed up in Miami Beach with a mismatched bikini that turned heads, especially the bottom. The flame-haired actress, who is in five movies scheduled to be released next year, hung out for a … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Marc Anthony’s Wife Makes Men Wish to be Her Pug!

Shannon de Lima, salsero Marc Anthony's new wife, spends some time on the sand with her pug in Miami Beach (Splash News photo)

MIAMI BEACH -- Just days after she became the third Mrs. Marc Anthony in an intimate ceremony in the Dominican Republic, Venezuelan model Shannon de Lima, 26, turned up in Miami Beach without her man . . . but with a pug! And the way she held the pooch made some wish they were a dog! Anthony, 46, divorced fellow singer Jennifer Lopez in June and was on-and-off with de Lima for months until they tied the knot Nov. 11. And when it … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Nikki Beach Knows What Women Want . . . Something Skimpy, or Just Plain Weird!

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MIAMI BEACH -- On a week when the South Florida-based nightclub chain Nikki Beach scrapped plains to add its first Middle Eastern destination in Qatar, its What Women Want bikini fashion show lured several hundred hipsters to its Miami Beach location. The show featured dozens of models in various bikinis, some skimpy and others avant-garde. One of the hotties was covered in tiny mirrors from head to toe, an outfit reminiscent of hip-hopper … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — NASCAR serves up Jason Aldean, Drama and Fins’ Nat Moore in Homestead!

Country music star Jason Aldean performed before Nascar's season-ending race in Homestead (Splash News photo)

HOMESTEAD -- In the hoopla of the last NASCAR race of the season in Homestead and the drama of Kevin Harvick's Sprint Cup championship win, non racing celebs fanned out alongside the track, and most of them had local ties! Country music sensation Jason Aldean performed a pre-race concert of some of his 12 chart toppers. It was a homecoming of sorts for the Nashville star: Aldean, 37, the singer of Big Green Tractor, grew up part of the time … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Pharrell Williams Pulls Miami Condo Off Market!

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MIAMI -- It's been one of the toughest real estate sales in town! R&B star Pharrell Williams has pulled his breathtaking downtown Miami condo off the real estate market after attempting to sell it -- even at a huge loss -- for nearly two years. Gossip Extra hears that the art-filled palace 40 floors above the Magic City didn't generate much interest at the latest price, $10.9 million. That's $1.6 million less than what he bought it for … [Read more...]

MUGSHOT — Alleged Hospital Perv Rene Martinez!

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HIALEAH -- A male nurse at Palm Springs General Hospital in Hialeah was charged with battery and committing an unnatural and lascivious act after allegedly fondling the genitals of a male patient he thought was under anesthesia! Unfortunately for medic Rene Martinez, the patient surreptitiously videotaped the inappropriate touching, and the footage led to the arrest and a $5 million-lawsuit against the hospital. The 38-year-old victim, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Jersey Shore’s Snooki: My Skimpy Bachelorette Party!

Jersey Shore star Snooki wore something skimpy during her bachelorette weekend in Miami Beach (Splash News photo)

MIAMI BEACH -- Oh, no! They're back in South Florida! Jersey Shore BFFs Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Jenni "JWoww" Farley returned to the scene of arguably the now-defunct MTV show's best season over the weekend to celebrate Snooki's bachelorette party. Reality fave Snooki, 26, brought new mom JWoww and a group of besties to Miami Beach, where Jersey Shore's second season was filmed in 2011, for one last bash before Snooki becomes Mrs. … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Lil Wayne: The IRS Gave me a Tax Break . . . a Lil One!

MIAMI BEACH -- Rapper Lil Wayne fought the IRS and won! Sorta! Last year, the tatted out singer was slapped with a federal lien for $12,155,084 in unpaid income taxes going back to 2011, Gossip Extra revealed. Then his smarter peeps convinced the tax agency to recalculate his unpaid levy -- and there were a few mistakes. So, the Internal Revenue Service just re-filed its lien against Lil Wayne's house in Miami Beach . . . for … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — University of Miami Sex Scandal: Nurses Complained to Administration About Doctor’s Trysts Behind “Paper-Thin” Wall!

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CORAL GABLES -- University of Miami neurologist Dr. Bruno Gallo's nursing and office staffers officially complained to the university's administration in July about the doctor's alleged sex romps at work, Gossip Extra has learned exclusively. In an anonymous complaint filed through a university website on July 28, according to a document obtained by Gossip Extra, a Gallo staffer wrote: "Dr. Gallo's multiple sexual affairs that take place at … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Sex Scandal at University of Miami: Married Doc Tells Mistress She’s One of Many, Get Tested!

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CORAL GABLES -- University of Miami neurologist Dr. Bruno Gallo is entangled in a mushrooming sex scandal that stems from a court battle against a former mistress and patient who, he claims, has been stalking him! Assistant professor Gallo, 54, who's been married to a much younger nurse since 2008, has been so worried about ex-paramour Lisa Morse, according to records, that he's been seeking a restraining order against her. Gallo and Morse … [Read more...]