Us Wrap: Jennifer Lopez: I Deserved an Oscar for El Cantante!

Celebrity News Jan. 5, 2010 AT 5:11PM
Us Wrap: Jennifer Lopez: I Deserved an Oscar for El Cantante! Credit: Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images

--Though her 2006 flick El Cantante flopped at the box office, Jennifer Lopez, for one, was pretty darn impressed with her performance. In fact, she feels snubbed by the Academy. "I feel like I had that [Oscar worthy role], but I don't even think the academy members saw it," she tells Latina magazine. [Perez Hilton]

--Masked marrieds! Someone needs to tell Ashlee Simpson-Wentz and her husband, Pete, it's a little late for Halloween. The pair turned heads in a set of silly masks to stroll around Union Square in New York City, where Simpson-Wentz is starring in Broadway's Chicago. [Just Jared]

--NBC has tapped Sharon Stone to star in multiple episodes of their sex crimes drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as an assistant district attorney. Stone will begin filming next month for her role as a cop-turned-prosecutor. [TVGuide.com]

--A sex scene originally shot between Avatar's Zoe Saldana and Sam Worthington will be included on the film's DVD after being scrapped in theaters by director James Cameron, who feared the scene would take the movie beyond a PG-13 rating. [Huffington Post]

--One stop shopping: Just when you think you've seen all reality TV has to offer, ABC debuts Conveyor Belt of Love, which allows a bevy of 25 beauties to pick potential suitors straight off the moving belt. [TheFrisky.com]

--Newly-single Reese Witherspoon's idea of a fun Friday night? A clothing swap party with pals! “There are three of us who wear pretty much the same size," the mom of two tells InStyle UK mag. "I wore my girlfriend's dress to a wedding recently. It's fun." [Just Jared]

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