Nick Jonas, 'Les Mis' co-star dating?
His lips are sealed, but Nick Jonas and British actress Samantha Barks sure looked like a couple at an afterparty for 25th anniversary production of "Les Misérables" in London on Sunday, People reports. "I keep that stuff to myself," Jonas, 18, told the magazine. He is portraying Marius in a concert production of the musical. Barks, 20, plays Éponine. "Nick is such a wonderful person," she told People.
Usher says he's made up with Mom
Usher and his mother have reconciled, but he still wishes she hadn't boycotted his wedding three years ago, AP reports. In the October/November issue of Vibe magazine due out next week, he says he was "very disappointed" that his mother decided not to witness his marriage to his former stylist, Tameka Foster. The two divorced last year. Usher says he "wouldn't do that to my child."Usher, 32, says "parents should be able to have unconditional love for their children and their decisions, regardless of how they feel." Usher and Foster have two sons. The October/November issue of Vibe hits newsstands Oct. 12.
T.I. to make case for probation
Rapper T.I. is headed back to federal court in Atlanta next week to explain why his probation shouldn't be revoked after his recent arrest in Los Angeles, AP reports. U.S. District Judge Charles Pannell Jr. has set the hearing forOct. 15 for Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say T.I., who was born Clifford Harris, The same judge sentenced Harris for firearms violations.An earlier summons signed by Pannell lists three possible violations of his bond: possession of the drug ecstasy, testing positive for opiates and associating with a . was stopped Sept. 1 on a Hollywood street after making an illegal U-turn. Police say they found several pills confirmed to be a controlled substance.