11 Biggest Celebrity Feuds of 2011
1. Charlie Sheen vs. Chuck Lorre
Sheen took aim at the “Two and a Half Men” creator during his cocaine and porn star infused meltdown, ranting that Lorre was a “p*ssy punk that I’d never want to be like,” a “turd” and a “contaminated little maggot.” Sheen was subsequently fired from the sitcom, and Lorre later had his character killed off the show in a violent train accident.
2. Farrah Abraham vs. Kourtney Kardashian & Scott Disick
The “Teen Mom” star ignited the fight, tweeting, “Im Shocked Kourtney Kardashian is pregnant again, Did she not learn anything from TEEN MOM?” Kardashian and Disick, who are neither teens nor first-time parents, both fired back at Abraham, with Disick writing, “were not teenagers ya f*cking moron.”
3. Alec Baldwin vs. American Airlines
The actor was kicked off a flight in L.A. after refusing to stop playing “Words With Friends” on his cell phone. American Airlines later slammed him for his “extremely rude” behavior, and the Flight Attendants Union petitioned to have “30 Rock” removed from its in-flight entertainment offerings.
4. Ryan Murphy vs. Kings of Leon & Dave Grohl
The “Glee” creator blasted Kings of Leon as “self-centered a**holes” for being denied rights to their music. The band’s drummer Nathan Followill responded to Murphy, “Let it go. See a therapist, get a manicure, buy a new bra.” Later, Foo Fighters frontman Grohl defended the band and slammed Murphy as “a f**king jerk.”
5. Adam Levine vs. MTV
Maroon 5’s frontman called the network on the eve of the Video Music Awards, tweeting, “the VMA’s. one day a year when MTV pretends to still care about music. I’m drawing a line in the sand. f**k you VMA’s.” MTV tried to make light of the situation, but the singer wouldn’t back down.
6. Jonah Hill vs. Matthew Morrison
On “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” Hill said the “Glee” star embarrassed him at a Hollywood party. He jokingly challenged the actor to a fight, saying, “I’d like to see him sing his way out of this one.” Morrison later retorted, “I can sing my way out of it, and I can dance my way out of it.”
7. Daniel Craig vs. The Kardashians
The actor blasted the reality clan in an interview with British GQ, saying they behave like “f**king idiot[s]” and sell their privacy for money.
8. Marg Helgenberger vs. Justin Bieber
The “CSI” star said Bieber acted like a “brat” during his guest appearance on the show, recalling that he “locked one of the producers in a closet” and “put his fist through a cake that was on the cast’s table.” The Biebs responded merely by calling her decision to comment on him “lame.”
9. Gary Busey vs. Meat Loaf
Meat Loaf unleashed a fury on Busey after he thought the actor stole his painting supplies on “Celebrity Apprentice.” The pair managed to resolve their differences, but the video of their spat will go down in reality TV history.
10. Courtney Love vs. Kelly Osbourne
After Osbourne labeled Love a “crackhead” on “Fashion Police,” the singer fired back, claiming she had saved Osbourne from overdosing twice.
11. Demi Lovato vs. Alex Welch
Shortly after punching her backup dancer for tattling on her during their tour, Lovato checked into rehab for “emotional and physical issues.” She later paid Welch a settlement, and admitted, “I was completely out of line.”