Freshly Brewed Gossip and Entertainment News for Monday

October 23, 2017 - 6:30am

C/DC PRODUCER GEORGE YOUNG DEAD AT 70: George Young, best known for his seminal work producing his brothers in AC/DC, has died at age 70. "A consummate songwriter, trailblazing producer, artist, mentor and extraordinary musician, George was above all else a gentleman who was unfailingly modest, charming, intelligent and loyal; a man with a wonderful sense of humor," the record company Albert's said in a statement. Young also led the 1960s band the Easybeats. When he left the band, he began working with brothers Malcolm and Angus on AC/DC. "Without his help and guidance there would not have been an AC/DC," the group said Monday, adding "you could not ask for a finer brother. "The cause of his death has not yet been disclosed. (New York Daily News)

REPORT: WOODY ALLEN'S NEW MOVIE CONTAINS ADULT-TEEN SEX SCENES: As a firestorm gathers against sexual harassment and exploitation in Hollywood, reports are emerging of an icky plotline in Woody Allen's latest untitled film effort. (For years, Allen has been accused by multiple people of sexual impropriety and child molestation, a charge he has denied.) The movie, currently filming in New York, centers around a middle-aged man who is sleeping with a much younger teen girl, Page Six reports. Jude Law plays a character romancing a 15-year-old "concubine" played by Elle Fanning (who is 19 in real life). The film also stars Selena Gomez, Suki Waterhouse, Liev Schrieber and Kelly Rohrbach. (Page Six)

JOHN STAMOS AND CAITLIN MCHUGH ARE ENGAGED: Have mercy! Fuller House star John Stamos announced his engagement to Caitlin McHugh, his girlfriend of two years, in a touching Instagram post. "I asked ... she said yes! ...And we lived happily ever after," Stamos, 54, captioned a photo of a drawing of himself with his 31-year-old fiance in Disneyland. (People)

DAVID PARNES IS EXPECTING FIRST CHILD WITH WIFE ADRIAN ABNOSI: Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles star David Parnes is expecting his first child with his wife Adrian Abnosi. Parnes shared the exciting news on Instagram by reposting his wife's pic of her recent sonogram, writing: “So happy and excited!" The couple got engaged in 2015 and tied the knot at an epic wedding in July in Capri. (E! News)

PRISCILLA PRESLEY HAS NOT LEFT SCIENTOLOGY: Despite reports to the contrary, Priscilla Presley is still a member of the Church of Scientology, her rep is saying. The 72-year-old ex of Elvis told People Sunday that she has been a member of the church of decades, and remains so. Reports that her daughter, Lisa Marie Presley, has left the church have also surfaced, but she has not commented either way on the matter. (People)


AC/DC Remembers George Young:

John Stamos Is Off the Market:

David Parnes and Adrian Abnosi Are Expecting Their First Child: