Dina's Dirt for October 13, 2021

Dina’s Dirt at 6:40

MrBeast plans on making Netflix’s new show “Squid Game” a reality – only without all the death. He’s revealed plans to bring the show to life on TikTok, although we’re not sure how it’ll work yet. Most likely, there will be some insane challenges happening on his page. “Squid Game” is a total hit, becoming Netflix’s biggest series launch ever after reaching 111 million viewers. That means “Squid Game” is taking the title from ”Bridgerton” by a longshot - “Bridgerton” was in the top spot with 82 million accounts tuning in.

Smash Mouth fans had been wondering if the band traded out their lead singer, but according to a rep for the band, Steve Harwell has been dealing with heart failure, forcing him to miss a few performances. But now, Steve has announced that he is retiring, according to TMZ. At the band's performance this weekend in New York, Steve slurred his words, yelled at the audience, and at times seemed completely unaware. Steve thanked the band’s fans, adding, “I’ve tried so hard to power through my physical and mental health issues, and to play in front of you one last time, but I just wasn't able to."

If you were thinking, “There just aren’t enough Walking Dead shows,” then you’re in luck. AMC has given the greenlight to “Tales of the Walking Dead.” The six hour-long episodes, which will be set within the world of “The Walking Dead” will feature both new and existing characters. Look for the first season to premiere on AMC and AMC Plus next summer.

Kim Kardashian recently opened up about some of her challenges with her kids. One thing she shared is what her eight-year-old says to her when she’s trying be mean. Kim dished, “Every time I get into some kind of disagreement with my daughter North - she thinks this is a dig to me, and she’ll say, ‘Your house is so ugly. It’s all white! Who lives like this?’” the soon-to-be ex-Mrs. Kanye West said in a clip from Bubble’s Mom Confessions. “She just think it like gets to me, and it is kind of mean, because I like my house.

Dina’s Dirt at 7:40

Mark Harmon is leaving “NCIS” after 18 years. His character, Leroy Jethro Gibbs, was first introduced on “JAG” in 2003. But, at least he wasn’t killed off and could return at some point. Mark will be staying with the show as an executive producer. In the meantime, fans aren’t really happy about Mark leaving. Though many feel they wrapped up his story well, a lot of fans just don’t want to watch the show without him on it anymore.

"The Wendy Williams Show" announced Tuesday that while Wendy is still experiencing "serious complications" from Graves Disease and her thyroid condition so she is still not able to come back to her show. The show has been running old episodes, but they will start airing original shows on Monday "with an exciting lineup of guest hosts and panels to be announced shortly,” according to TMZ.

The woman who sued Nicki Minaj’s husband Kenneth Petty after accusing him of rape is asking the court to give her a default judgment because neither Nicki nor Kenneth has responded, according to Radar. Earlier this year, the woman, Jennifer, sued Nicki and Kenneth accusing them of harassing, intimidating, and inflicting emotional distress upon her by pressuring her to not speak about the original case from 90s. She is seeking $20 million in damages.

“Halloween Kills,” the latest offering in the “Halloween” franchise, is out this Friday, and James Jude Courtney returns as the infamous Michal Myers. In order to play the killer spot-on, James said he actually once trained for one of his very first roles as a killer by living in a psych ward with paranoid schizophrenics who had killed people. Later on, he lived with a man who been in prison for murders as a hitman, who told James how to make his character more believable, more realistic. See the videos at tmz.com. So the next time your boss asks you to take part in some on-the-job training, be grateful it’s nothing like this.

Dina’s Dirt at 8:40

Angelina Jolie has once again been spotted with her ex-husband, Jonny Lee Miller, according to The Daily Mail. They were photographed on a dinner date Monday night in Beverly Hills, California. Angelina and Jonny were married from 1996 to 1999. They left together after dinner.

Spice Girls Mel B revealed that she has been in bed for more than five weeks suffering from COVID. She shared with fans, “Right now I’m curled up in bed getting over the final long haul of COVID🤢🤧🤒 #itsbeen5weeksnow#takemeback to #paradise#covidisnojoke #mydogs#thebestsnuggler thank god for #netflix.”

Baby news…

Usher and his girlfriend Jennifer Goicoechea welcomed their second child together, Sire Castrello Raymond.

Kaitlynn Carter from “The Hills: New Beginnings” welcomed a baby boy with Kristopher Brock, a “chunky little guy” named Rowan Carter Brock.

"Project Runway" judge Elaine Welteroth announced that she is pregnant with her first child with husband Jonathan Singletary.

Kim Kardashian is getting the main residence, the Hidden Hills Estate, in the split from Kanye West, according to TMZ. It’s where she and the kids have been staying. The home, which she and Kanye practically rebuilt from the ground up, is said to be worth $60 million. Meanwhile, Kanye recently listed his Wyoming ranch for $11 million after dropping $57 million on a Malibu beach house. And you thought your Monopoly games were confusing.