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October 28, 2005

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On the Internet: Janet Jackson's Naked Video

October 28, 2005 09:43:57 GMT

What is going on? Why people seem so enthusiastic? What they're looking for on the Internet? Don't you know that there's Janet Jackson's naked video circulating on the sites? This surely isn't her another wardrobe malfunction.

A video clip showing Jackson sunbathing naked has been circulating on the Internet and was still playing on some Web sites Thursday. It is said that the 40-second clip was shot from bushes near the singer. The exact source of the video and when it was shot was unclear. Nevertheless, Jackson's publicist won't give any comment, while the singer's lawyers seemingly tried to have the video taken off the Web. They do?!
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"The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter"

October 28, 2005 09:21:38 GMT

Late Notorious B.I.G. should proud of either he himself or his music career. Apart from his death, his music still speaks for him, becoming a hit in music industry. What an achievement that is rarely achieved by any other musicians.

"The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter," is a 22-track set that involves contribution from many celebrated musicians, including Eminem, Tupac Shakur, Jay-Z, Nas, Snoop Dogg and Missy Elliott. The set, slated for a December 20 release date via Bad Boy, features unreleased music from the late rapper.
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The Otter Named Ollie

October 28, 2005 08:57:18 GMT

His name is Ollie. He is a circus sea otter who tires of doing the same old stunts at the behest of his demanding father. Ollie leaves his family and the aquatic circus behind to find himself. He eventually realizes that his father isn't so bad after all. So? So what?!

Wanna know how Ollie gets through the things, see his action in the 20th Century Fox animation adventure "Ollie the Otter," which is based on the children's book by Kelly Alan Williamson and will be directed by Ralph Zondag.
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Piranha Remake On Board

October 28, 2005 08:45:17 GMT

The report on the industry is that French film company Wild Bunch is busy preparing the remake of "Piranha," a horror comedy flick written by Chuck Russell. The film is being produced by Chiller Films and shot in the U.S. in March or April.

The story of "Piranha" centers on a particularly nasty prehistoric strain of the flesh-eating fish that is unleashed in Arizona's Lake Havasu just as college kids come to party there. Cast to star in have yet confirmed.
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The 'Clock' Makes Noise

October 28, 2005 08:27:24 GMT

News reported that new production and financing company the Mayhem Project has inked two major deals concerning two different projects. The first one is that of screenwriter Todd Farrmer, who has agreed to adapt Capcom video game "Clock Tower 3." The last deal is the one the firm made with Ronnie Christensen for his original supernatural thriller "Sanctuary."

"Clock Tower 3" is a horror thriller mystery centers on a young British schoolgirl who receives a letter from her mother, asking her to go into hiding until her birthday. After receiving an unsettling phone call, the girl returns home to London to discover her mother has gone missing, and when she pursues a mysterious stranger, she finds herself being hurtled through time. While as of the latter film "Sanctuary," the plot remains undisclosed.
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Lopez & Anthony Raise Cash for Cancer Facilities

October 28, 2005 08:04:16 GMT

They aren't merely a match celebrity couple who always get busy with their glamour routines. Despite all, Jennifer Lopez and husband Marc Anthony are only human beings who still have a heart for their folks. The husband-and-wife show that they do have the social awareness, raising more than $100,000 (€82,440) for two Puerto Rican cancer facilities, after attending a golf event on the Caribbean island.

The twosome visited the inaugural Celebrity Cancer Golf Classic held at the Coco Beach Golf and Country Club in Rio Grande on the final day of the bash. The proceeds raised reportedly will benefit the Hospital Auxilo Mutuo Cancer Center and Sociedad America del Cancer. Hope the cash will be very useful.
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Marti Noxon Spells the Curse

October 28, 2005 07:51:08 GMT

It sounds that she says something. What does she say? Oh, she's spelling "The Curse." But don't worry, it isn't the real curse coz Marti Noxon isn't a witch, she's a writer instead. And as of "The Curse," it's only the title of her next project, which is more or less a horror fantasy flick.

It is said that Noxon tells SCI FI Wire that she's rewriting the script idea of the film, which is sparked by director Sam Raimi and his brother Ivan Raimi. Still according to Noxon, "The Curse" includes doctors, monsters, mental patients and a witch.
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Kevin Costner Is Mr. Brooks

October 28, 2005 07:34:49 GMT

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In real life he's best known as an actor. People notice him as Kevin Costner. Apart, in the upcoming drama thriller you won't see him so, instead he'll change his role into a serial killer.

The movie entitled "Mr. Brooks," is about to be directed by Bruce A. Evans, who also wrote the script with Raynold Gideon. Shooting's scheduled for April 2006.
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Second Child for Brooke Shields

October 28, 2005 07:09:56 GMT

Mothering is an amazing experience. It's like ...... Indescribable?! It's just so wonderful. In related news, Hollywood actress Broke Shields reportedly is pregnant with her second child.

Well, that isn't a lie as publicist for the star already outed a confirmation Thursday. The baby is due in the spring, Alan Eichorn confirmed.
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Moss Checks Out of Rehab Facility

October 28, 2005 06:54:56 GMT

It's the happiest day in her life. The problematic supermodel is out from the cage. Kate Moss has checked out of an Arizona rehabilitation clinic earlier this week with many plans to do. She would soon reunite with her 3-year-old daughter, Lila Grace, and get back to work, that's for sure.

A statement released by the London-based Storm agency said Moss left The Meadows clinic outside Phoenix earlier this week and was spending time with friends in the United States. Commenting about the matter, a Storm spokesperson said in a statement "Kate is in excellent spirits and looking forward to getting back to work. She would like to thank everyone for their messages of support as they have played a major part in helping her."
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Courtney Love Sued By Her Lawyers

October 28, 2005 06:27:49 GMT

Troubled rocker Courtney Love can't clean herself up just like that as she's facing another legal trouble brought to the court by Seattle law firm Hendricks & Lewis. Per MTV.com, the Hendricks & Lewis is suing Love for failing to pay her more than $340,000 debt which she should pay to the firm for work they did in securing publishing rights and other materials from husband Kurt Cobain and band Nirvana.

In details, Hendricks & Lewis claim they were responsible for getting more than $7 million in advances for Love, $4 million for Nirvana's 2002 greatest hits CD and another $3.3 million for Cobain's journals, but when they asked to be paid, Love allegedly said that she didn't have money to do that. The law firm also named Love and Cobain's daughter, Frances Bean Cobain in the suit and is seeking a legal claim on all of Love's papers in their possession, which include material belonging to the late Cobain.
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"What Just Happened" to Robert De Niro

October 28, 2005 06:04:19 GMT

If you are curious to know what is happening to our famous actor Robert De Niro, you better watch his upcoming movie "What Just Happened." The drama movie is being directed by Barry Levinson and will also show cameos from Sean Penn and other stars.

In "What Just Happened" De Niro will play a desperate movie producer hanging on to the tattered threads of his career as he tries to maintain his dignity while surviving the mounting humiliations of Hollywood. Shooting is expected to start in the summer with Internet billionaire Mark Cuban and Todd Wagner's 2929 Prods. to finance the $25 million range.
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Lindsay Lohan Added to Bobby Cast

October 28, 2005 05:08:29 GMT

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Teen actress Lindsay Lohan would have lesser time to do her things as she's been included to the cast of "Bobby." It means one more agenda included in her schedule. That's worth somehow for the thriller is the best one as it chronicles the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy and makes it possible for her to star alongside the like of Anthony Hopkins, Demi Moore, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood, Nick Cannon, Freddy Rodriguez, Shia LaBeouf and Brian Geraghty.

More on the plot, the film will center on the assassination of the U.S. Senator on June 4th, 1968, which involved around 22 people who were at the Ambassador Hotel where he was killed. As of Lohan, she is set to portray a woman who marries her boyfriend's brother (Wood) to keep him from going to Vietnam, only to fall in love with him.
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Baby Zahara Now Legally Jolie's

October 28, 2005 04:24:36 GMT

Angelina Jolie is relieved as Judge Dadnachew Tesfaye declared that she did nothing wrong to Zahara and thus the baby is now legally hers. As to everybody to know, the big-hearted actress has been under pressure for she's afraid that she would have to re-file adoption paperwork after a woman claiming she was the biological mother of the Ethiopian baby girl Zahara came forward to thank her for giving her child a better life.

But thanks God that the Ethiopian judge finally declared, "The adoption is legal and still stands. The evidence presented to the court shows the child was an orphan. That is sufficient."
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John Jarratt Goes Into the 'Grind House'

October 28, 2005 03:57:50 GMT

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Aussie actor John Jarratt is good friend with film director and actor Quentin Tarantino. They've ever had a drink together and things go more than that. Their friendship continues to work field as Tarantino offers Jarratt a role in the horror "Grindhouse," which he and Robert Rodriguez is directing. So, news mentions that Jarratt would probably star in.

As there has yet certainty about the report, "Grindhouse" surely is slated for a 2006 release date with Tarantino and Rodriguez each direct a one-hour segment.
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Paramount's Handful of Stardust

October 28, 2005 03:41:46 GMT

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Paramount Pictures is more than ready to spread the "Stardust" and share the story with moviegoers. Thus, the studio has been negotiated with British filmmaker Matthew Vaughn to direct and produce his adaptation of Neil Gaiman's adult fairy tale. Besides, Vaughn also wrote the script with writing partner Jane Goldman.

As apparent from the title "Stardust," the drama romance fantasy centers on a young man who promises his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm, where he has to contend with witches, goblins, gnomes, talking animals and evil trees.
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Wesley Snipes Joins Van Damme in The Hard Corps

October 28, 2005 03:19:55 GMT

Hard Corps, The picture
Wesley Snipes and Jean-Claude Van Damme surely aren't army coz as everybody knows they both actors. Though, the twosome has to take the duty as corps in the highly anticipated "The Hard Corps."

The action flick will show Van Damme playing a Combat Vet named Patrick Sauvage, who's just spent the last 3 years fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq. He is hired to be a bodyguard to a former World Heavyweight Boxing champ to protect him and his family against a Rap Music Mogul. He sets up a team called "The Hard Corps," complications arise when the boxer suspects that his sister may be in love with the bodyguard.
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Aaron Eckhart Falls for Martha

October 28, 2005 03:02:50 GMT

It's Martha that he loves the most. Among many other women she's the one and only for Aaron Eckhart. It's the role that actress Catherine Zeta-Jones portrays in the upcoming drama romance comedy "Mostly Martha," the Scott Hicks-directed remake of the 2001 German film.

The flick centers on the frosty chef Martha James, who's stunned when her sister dies and leaves a 10-year-old daughter in her care. She also finds herself sharing her kitchen with a charming up-and-coming chef (Eckhart). Their chemistry grows beyond a culinary level.
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Chiwetel Ejiofor Joining Children of Men

October 28, 2005 02:46:46 GMT

What a good year for Chiwetel Ejiofor. Has just completed filming his latest film "The Inside Man," the actor now gets more promising offers as he's been tapped to star in director Alfonso Cuarón's "The Children of Men," as well as the Michael Almereyda-helmed indie "Tonight at Noon."

Ejiofor will first join Clive Owen and Julianne Moore in the sci-fi action drama adventure "The Children of Men," playing the leader of a radical political faction bent on controlling the future of the human race before then joining Connie Nielsen, Lauren Ambrose and Rutger Hauer in "Tonight at Noon."