▪ Caitlyn Jenner reveals in a new memoir that she has undergone gender reassignment surgery, two years after announcing her decision to transition from male to female. In The Secrets of My Life, reports RadarOnline.com, the former Olympic hero says she had the op authentically for the first time in my life,” she says. Jenner said she’s going public with the surgery to silence incessant questions. “This is the first time, and the last time, I will ever speak of it.”
▪ Janet Jackson has separated from billionaire husband Wissam Al Mana, just three months after giving birth to her first child at 50. “She thought he had become too controlling,” an insider tells the New York Post. A strict Muslim, the Qatari businessman report 86, who recently spent two months at the couple’s London home after claiming to have suffered elder abuse at the hands of her caregiver nephew. “That’s when Janet made her decision that there was no turning back,” the insider said.
▪ Mariah Carey has dumped her much younger, backup-dancer boyfriend, TMZ.com reports. The singer, 47, split last week with Bryan Tanaka, 34—largely, sources say, because he was jealous of her amicable relationship with former husband Nick Cannon. The exes frequently part flirting with other women. Sources say Carey— worth an estimated $520 million—had also grown weary of subsidizing Tanaka’s expensive taste in clothes, shoes, and jewelry.
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