Star Scoop: Adele Brings Home Baby Boy, ‘Homeland’ Gets Third Season, The Kennedy Center to Honor Ellen Degeneres

By  October 22, 2012

Congrats are in order for Adele and boyfriend Simon Konecki! The couple welcomed a baby boy on Friday, October 19th. The “Skyfall” songstress has yet to release a statement on the epic moment, but we send our best wishes to her new bundle of joy! [VOGUE UK]

He stole our hearts in 2005 after telling us “You’re Beautiful,” but three albums, a handful of Grammy nominations, and plenty of critical acclaim later, it seems that James Blunt is ready to leave his music career behind. The singer-songwriter says he’s taking some “me time” and has made Ibiza one of his more frequent check-ins. [Huffington Post]

Homeland fans have something to celebrate now that the Showtime series has been given the green light for a third season. The network renewed the show after the drama earned its highest ratings from the season two premiere. Is it too early to predict more Emmys for the primetime favorite? [E! Online]

Ellen Degeneres has been making people laugh since her stand-up start in Louisiana, and now, the CoverGirl is being honored for her it. The Kennedy Center is awarding her with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor! While the ceremony is being filmed tonight, it won’t air to the public until next week. Tune in October 30th to see Degeneres claim her award on PBS. [Yahoo News]