Nino Munoz/FOX (NEW YORK) — After his then-wife had an affair with Simon Cowell, real estate developer Andrew Silverman has found love again.

According to the New York Post‘s Page Six, Silverman is engaged to Samantha Lerner.

Silverman is moving on after divorcing his ex-wife of 10 years, Lauren. The largely unknown couple stayed in the headlines after it was revealed that Lauren Silverman and Cowell were expecting a child in July 2013, while she was still married. The two welcomed their son, Eric, on February 14, 2014.

Andrew Silverman and his ex-wife have an eight-year-old son. Their divorce was finalized last December.

Previously, Andrew Silverman told the New York Observer, the affair and subsequent media scrutiny was a difficult time in his life, adding, “I learned a lot, moved forward. My core business has continued to move forward. I learned a lot about myself as an individual, the importance of family. My focus has been on my son throughout the whole ordeal.”

There’s no word on when Andrew Silverman and Lerner plan to walk down the aisle.

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The Weinstein Company(LOS ANGELES) — When some people have a free 100 minutes, they book a nice relaxing massage and spend that time having all the stress expertly kneaded out of their body by someone who usually has small but strangely powerful hands. The thriller No Escape is like the exact opposite of that — 100-plus minutes of nervous, jaw-clenching tension that will leave you in need of a professional rubdown and a stiff drink. And perhaps a Xanax.

And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. No Escape stars Owen Wilson and Lake Bell as Jack and Annie Dwyer, who with their two young girls are moving thousands of miles from home to some unnamed Southeast Asian country so Jack can start a job where he thinks he’ll be bringing clean water to people who need it. Little do they know the people of that country are about to rebel, putting the family in the middle of war-torn chaos that will have them dodging helicopters and throwing their children off rooftops.

The film only works if, in the first 15 minutes, you agree to identify with the Dwyers, thinking, “Oh, I could see myself doing that with my family. That would be hard, moving to a foreign county. But it’s nice they’re together on this adventure and making the best of it and OH GOD THAT GUY WITH A GUN IS KICKING IN A DOOR AND MURDERING THE PEOPLE IN THE HOTEL ROOM NEXT DOOR!”

From there until the end of No Escape it’s a deadly citywide game of hide and seek, with you asking yourself every 10 minutes or so, “what would I do in that situation?”

I went along for the ride and enjoyed the unrelenting pace of it. I liked seeing ordinary people put in extraordinary circumstances and stepping up to protect their family. I like that Lake Bell isn’t reduced to a helpless mom while Owen Wilson saves his hysterical family — both are shown as alternately strong and weak throughout this crazy ordeal. And I very much enjoyed the all-too-brief appearances of Pierce Brosnan, who lent both some action star swagger and comic relief to this overstuffed pressure cooker.

But that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few big problems with No Escape. The bad guys here are the bloodthirsty rebels of this country in Southeast Asia, who have no problem murdering innocent men, women and children by the hundreds. They’re presented as cartoon-like savages with no moral compass, until we’re told more than halfway through the film that they’re actually oppressed freedom fighters waging war on imperialism. If you think about it, it’s a strange circle of xenophobia where everyone is bad in the end and there’s no one left to root for, except the Dwyer children. But this movie’s banking on the fact you’re not there to think too hard.

Also, some of the situations the Dwyers get into and out of are just downright ridiculous, making them either the luckiest family in the world, or secretly trained CIA agents. And since they’re very clearly neither, you’ll just have to agree to go with it.

Another thing No Escape has going against it is 2012’s The Impossible, the vastly superior film about the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and its aftermath. Anyone who’s seen it will inevitably compare the two: both are about white tourist families fighting to survive horrific circumstances in Southeast Asia, and both are extremely tense. But No Escape lacks the heart, depth, nuance, and probably the award nominations of The Impossible.

At the end of the day, No Escape is a sleek thriller featuring a bunch of solid, likeable actors that will keep you entertained, provided you don’t think too hard about it. If nothing else, it adequately bridges the current gap between high-octane summer movies and the inevitable headier fall offerings.

Three out of five stars.

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The Weinstein Company(LOS ANGELES) — When some people have a free 100 minutes, they book a nice relaxing massage and spend that time having all the stress expertly kneaded out of their body by someone who usually has small but strangely powerful hands. The thriller No Escape is like the exact opposite of that — 100-plus minutes of nervous, jaw-clenching tension that will leave you in need of a professional rubdown and a stiff drink. And perhaps a Xanax.

And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. No Escape stars Owen Wilson and Lake Bell as Jack and Annie Dwyer, who with their two young girls are moving thousands of miles from home to some unnamed Southeast Asian country so Jack can start a job where he thinks he’ll be bringing clean water to people who need it. Little do they know the people of that country are about to rebel, putting the family in the middle of war-torn chaos that will have them dodging helicopters and throwing their children off rooftops.

The film only works if, in the first 15 minutes, you agree to identify with the Dwyers, thinking, “Oh, I could see myself doing that with my family. That would be hard, moving to a foreign county. But it’s nice they’re together on this adventure and making the best of it and OH GOD THAT GUY WITH A GUN IS KICKING IN A DOOR AND MURDERING THE PEOPLE IN THE HOTEL ROOM NEXT DOOR!”

From there until the end of No Escape it’s a deadly citywide game of hide and seek, with you asking yourself every 10 minutes or so, “what would I do in that situation?”

I went along for the ride and enjoyed the unrelenting pace of it. I liked seeing ordinary people put in extraordinary circumstances and stepping up to protect their family. I like that Lake Bell isn’t reduced to a helpless mom while Owen Wilson saves his hysterical family — both are shown as alternately strong and weak throughout this crazy ordeal. And I very much enjoyed the all-too-brief appearances of Pierce Brosnan, who lent both some action star swagger and comic relief to this overstuffed pressure cooker.

But that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few big problems with No Escape. The bad guys here are the bloodthirsty rebels of this country in Southeast Asia, who have no problem murdering innocent men, women and children by the hundreds. They’re presented as cartoon-like savages with no moral compass, until we’re told more than halfway through the film that they’re actually oppressed freedom fighters waging war on imperialism. If you think about it, it’s a strange circle of xenophobia where everyone is bad in the end and there’s no one left to root for, except the Dwyer children. But this movie’s banking on the fact you’re not there to think too hard.

Also, some of the situations the Dwyers get into and out of are just downright ridiculous, making them either the luckiest family in the world, or secretly trained CIA agents. And since they’re very clearly neither, you’ll just have to agree to go with it.

Another thing No Escape has going against it is 2012’s The Impossible, the vastly superior film about the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and its aftermath. Anyone who’s seen it will inevitably compare the two: both are about white tourist families fighting to survive horrific circumstances in Southeast Asia, and both are extremely tense. But No Escape lacks the heart, depth, nuance, and probably the award nominations of The Impossible.

At the end of the day, No Escape is a sleek thriller featuring a bunch of solid, likeable actors that will keep you entertained, provided you don’t think too hard about it. If nothing else, it adequately bridges the current gap between high-octane summer movies and the inevitable headier fall offerings.

Three out of five stars.

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Jamie McCarthy/NBC(LOS ANGELES) — Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel are being recognized for their efforts to improve the lives of LGBT youth. The couple will receive the Inspiration Award at GLSEN’s annual Respect Awards in October.

GLSEN — which stands for the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network — describes themselves as the leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe and affirming school environments for all students. It’s currently in its 25th year.

The organization’s executive director, Dr. Eliza Byard s ays in a statement that Justin and Jessica “are two vocal and committed allies to the LGBT community who are also devoted to charitable works that improve the lives of youth.”

The couple, who welcomed son Silas Randall in April, are also being honored for using their profiles to raise awareness among fans and advocate for positive changes.

Past GLSEN honorees include Julia Roberts and her husband Danny Moder, and The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons and his partner, Todd Spiewak. Those two couples will return as honorary co-chairs this year.

The GLSEN Respect Awards will be held Friday, October 23, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Peter Kramer/NBC(NEW YORK) — Back in April, Beyonce was hailed as the first person to reach 30 million followers on Instagram. Although she’s racked up even more followers since, the singer is no longer the most popular celebrity on the social networking site: she’s been beaten by Kim Kardashian.

Kardashian has an impressive 44.1 million followers and surpassed Bey’s 44 million as of Monday, August 24. There’s only a 70,000 difference between the celebrities — Tech Insider reports Kardashian is at 44,005,604, with Beyonce at 43,935,648, which also makes Kardashian the most-followed Instagram account.

Tech Insider speculates the faster growth of Kardashian’s account is likely because she posts more photos, more often than Beyonce, and writes more personal messages with them.

The third most-followed Instagram account belongs to pop star Taylor Swift, with 43.7 million followers.

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ABC Television Network(NEW YORK) — More celebrities and their spouses are being linked to the Ashley Madison scandal.

According to Us Weekly, Jionni LaValle, the husband of Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, may have had an account on the website that helps people cheat on their spouses. An email address for LaValle reportedly matches one that belonged to a member.

Last week, hackers released the personal data of the adultery website’s 37 million members, posting them on the hard-to-access so-called dark web.

Also, Josh Taekman, the husband of Real Housewives of New York star Kristen Taekman, admitted using the site after reports tied him to it.

In a statement to E! News, Taekman said: “I signed up for the site foolishly and ignorantly with a group of friends and I deeply apologize for any embarrassment or pain I have brought to my wife and family. We both look forward to moving past this and getting on with our lives.”

LaValle and Josh Taekman aren’t the only celebs tied to the Ashley Madison scandal. Last week, it was reportedly revealed that married former 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar had an account.

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ABC Television Network(NEW YORK) — More celebrities and their spouses are being linked to the Ashley Madison scandal.

According to Us Weekly, Jionni LaValle, the husband of Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, may have had an account on the website that helps people cheat on their spouses. An email address for LaValle reportedly matches one that belonged to a member.

Last week, hackers released the personal data of the adultery website’s 37 million members, posting them on the hard-to-access so-called dark web.

Also, Josh Taekman, the husband of Real Housewives of New York star Kristen Taekman, admitted using the site after reports tied him to it.

In a statement to E! News, Taekman said: “I signed up for the site foolishly and ignorantly with a group of friends and I deeply apologize for any embarrassment or pain I have brought to my wife and family. We both look forward to moving past this and getting on with our lives.”

LaValle and Josh Taekman aren’t the only celebs tied to the Ashley Madison scandal. Last week, it was reportedly revealed that married former 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar had an account.

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ABC Television Network(NEW YORK) — More celebrities and their spouses are being linked to the Ashley Madison scandal.

According to Us Weekly, Jionni LaValle, the husband of Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, may have had an account on the website that helps people cheat on their spouses. An email address for LaValle reportedly matches one that belonged to a member.

Last week, hackers released the personal data of the adultery website’s 37 million members, posting them on the hard-to-access so-called dark web.

Also, Josh Taekman, the husband of Real Housewives of New York star Kristen Taekman, admitted using the site after reports tied him to it.

In a statement to E! News, Taekman said: “I signed up for the site foolishly and ignorantly with a group of friends and I deeply apologize for any embarrassment or pain I have brought to my wife and family. We both look forward to moving past this and getting on with our lives.”

LaValle and Josh Taekman aren’t the only celebs tied to the Ashley Madison scandal. Last week, it was reportedly revealed that married former 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar had an account.

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ABC/Ida Mae Astute(NEW YORK) — Nearly two years after she said goodbye, Joy Behar is set to return to The View when season 19 starts next month.

Behar will be joined by two new co-hosts — Fuller House star Candace Cameron Bure and Good Morning America’s Paula Faris. Completing the panel, is moderator Whoopi Goldberg and co-hosts, Raven-Symoné and Michelle Collins.

The View creator and executive producer Barbara Walters loves all the new changes her show has gone through. “As The View embarks on a remarkable 19th season, I am extremely proud to see the legacy of smart and diverse women engaging in entertaining and thought-provoking conversation continue,” she said in a statement.

The latest co-hosts stop a revolving door of hosts The View has seen in recent months. Since Walters retired last year, Rosie O’Donnell, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace have all joined then left the series.

The View‘s new season kicks off September 8.

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Dana Edelson/NBC(MANCHESTER, N.H.) — Sarah Silverman has revealed in a post on Instagram that her mother, Beth Ann O’Hara, passed away.

“Wednesday morning my Mom died,” the comedian wrote. “She was a know-it-all in overalls & two different colored socks. And defiantly, no bra. The woman who, when I was little, gave me detailed directions to a restaurant ladies room then secretly watched as I found my way to it on my own. The woman who went back to college at 42, and skinny dipped in ponds, and told me never to protect myself from a broken heart because it was so very worth the pain to get to experience love.”

Reportedly, O’Hara was notable in the New Hampshire theater community, and directed over 50 plays over a 25-year span. She was 73, according to the New York Post‘s Page Six.

Funeral services were held for Silverman’s mom in Manchester, New Hampshire Friday.

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