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Ashlee Simpson Confirmed to Chicago Cast

Posted by K.C. Morgan Categories: Music, Where Are They Now?,

Ashlee Simpson-WentzAs reported earlier, will soon be appearing on Broadway.

producer Barry Weissler told reporters that Simpson will start her Broadway run on November 30, for a ten-week commitment.

Ashlee formerly played the role in the London production of the play, back in 2006.

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Ashlee Simpson Defends Curvy Jessica

Posted by Robin Paulson Categories: Music, Television, Rants,

Ashlee Simspon on the cover of Women's HealthIn a recent interview, Ashlee Simpson-Wentz shot back at the media for commenting on her sister’s weight.

“My sister has an incredible body. I feel sorry for anyone who would judge her, because she’s one sexy lady. It’s disgusting that people would say those things.”

Ashlee, who landed the cover of this month’s Women’s Health magazine, also added that she cannot wait to gain the pounds: “There’s gonna be a time when I’m way curvier, and that’ll be sexy too. What defines sexy is not someone’s weight. Personally I like curves. ... I wanna look good [for me]. I wanna feel good.”

The weighty backlash from Ashlee comes shortly after Jessica wrote an angry post on her Twitter regarding her sister’s swift departure from her show Melrose Place.

Those Simpson sisters sure do know how to get each others’ backs.

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Ashlee Simpson Moving from Melrose to Broadway?

Ashlee Simpson-Wentz in ChicagoMaybe Ashlee Simpson won’t suffer too badly from being ousted from Melrose Place, after all.

suggests that Simpson will soon be playing Roxie Hart in the Broadway production of Chicago. However, reps for Simpson and the show have yet to confirm the rumors.

This wouldn’t be Ashlee’s first time tackling the role. She also appeared in a London version of the musical in 2006.

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Ashlee Simpson Credits Bonding With Son to Yoga

Ashlee Simpson-Wentz and husband Pete with son BronxAshlee Simpson-Wentz says that yoga helped her bond with her son.

The 24-year-old star, who has a nine-month-old baby, Bronx Mowgli, with husband Pete Wentz, loved doing the low-impact stretching exercises when she was pregnant as it made her feel closer to her baby.

“Your body is changing, and it’s such an amazing time to feel that connection. I did prenatal yoga, which was a nice way to mellow down and focus on me and Bronx. Being pregnant was the healthiest I’ve ever been in my life. Except for the cupcakes!”

Ashlee enjoyed being pregnant, adding that it gave her valuable time to adjust to the way her life was changing: “I’ve grown up so much. The great thing about being pregnant is that you have nine months and it really does prepare you. Being a mom’s so empowering and incredible. I’m one of those people who believes that life brings things to you at a certain time for a certain reason, and if you just go with it, that’s where the best moments come from.”

Ashlee & Pete Wentz Give New Son Latest Hollywood Name

Posted by Veronica Santiago Categories: Music, Celebrity Babies,

Ashlee Simpson and Pete WentzWith beach names like “Zuma” already taken, where can a celebrity turn to for inspired baby names? How about Disney?

On Thursday evening, newlyweds Ashlee Simpson-Wentz and welcomed Bronx Mowgli Wentz, their new 7 pound, 11 ounce baby boy. Where have you heard the name “Mowgli” before? Well, that just happens to be the lead character in The Jungle Book.

While many will question the choice for middle name, those close to the pair might have seen it coming. Just weeks ago, the mother-to-be was given a Winnie the Pooh-themed baby shower. Prior to that, the couple were married in a Alice in Wonderland-themed ceremony.

Congratulations to the new parents!

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