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March 09, 2006

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Def, Okonedo Set to Star in Stringbean and Marcus

March 09, 2006 09:29:48 GMT

Notable rapper Mos Def and Sophie Okonedo are both in final talks to star in the indie drama "Stringbean and Marcus," which was written and will be directed by first-time feature helmer Tanya Hamilton.
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John Cusack Counts on "1408"

March 09, 2006 09:08:14 GMT

John Cusack has stepped his feet on the room "1408". Not in the real meaning but the actor has signed on to star in the big screen adaptation of Stephen King's short story, which Mikael Hafstrom about to direct.
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Irish Rock Band U2 Postponed Vertigo Tour

March 09, 2006 08:45:10 GMT

Australian fans of U2 has to unfortunately wait a little while longer to see their idol perform in the country as the Irish rock band on Thursday announced it was postponing its Vertigo tour dates in Australia, New Zealand, Japan and Hawaii later this month and in early April due to a family illness.
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The Jackass Star Bam Margera Arrested

March 09, 2006 07:59:42 GMT

Bam Margera, the star better known for his portrayal in "Jackass: The Movie", was arrested Friday March 3rd, 2006 for unlawful possession of a dangerous weapon. He was in Los Angeles that day to film a Right Guard deodorant commercial.
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Stapp Avoids Charges Being Publicly Intoxicated

March 09, 2006 07:42:44 GMT

Former Creed frontman Scott Stapp is free. Frank Mateljan, a spokesman for the singer, confirmed Wednesday evening March 8th, 2006 that the Los Angeles City Attorney's office will not be filing charges against Stapp for allegedly being publicly intoxicated hours after his Feb. 10 marriage to Jaclyn Nesheiwat.
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Boy George Avoids Jail Time for Cocaine Bust

March 09, 2006 07:00:35 GMT

Thanks God. That's maybe the words uttered by singer Boy George as he cut a deal with New York City prosecutors to avoid jail time for cocaine possession last fall.
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Springsteen Added to This Year's Jazz Fest Lineup

March 09, 2006 06:35:11 GMT

Bruce Springsteen has been added to the line up slated to perform at this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, scheduled over two weekends, April 28-30 and May 5-7. The festival producer said the veteran singer is slated to close out the first weekend.
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Dimension Films Set Eli Roth to Direct the "Cell"

March 09, 2006 06:16:40 GMT

Dimension Films has attached Eli Roth to direct its upcoming film project "Cell" as the studio has acquired rights to the Stephen King's latest novel.
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Details on "Resident Evil: Exctinction"

March 09, 2006 05:55:06 GMT

Cast of the "Resident Evil: Apocalypse", including Oded Fehr, Mike Epps and Iain Glen, will all reprise their role for Screen Gems' next installment, "Resident Evil: Extinction." As of Fehr he is set to play Carlos Olivera, while Glen stars as Isaacs and Epps plays L.J.
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Isla Fisher Tries to "Lookout" A New Role

March 09, 2006 04:48:17 GMT

Became a breakout star soon after her performance in last year's "Wedding Crashers," Hollywood actress Isla Fisher has joined the cast of the upcoming drama thriller entitled "The Lookout." Set to direct the film is Scott Frank, who wrote the script as well.
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The U.S. Pop Album Charts on Wednesday March 8

March 09, 2006 04:17:30 GMT

The US pop album charts Wednesday March 8th, 2006 was dominated by R&B singer Ne-Yo's debut solo release "In My Own Words" which opened at No. 1, selling 301,000 copies in the week ended March 5. Meanwhile, the soundtrack to the Disney Channel movie "High School Musical" by various artists slipped to No. 2 on the Billboard 200 with 128,000 copies, after one week at the top.
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Kylie Minogue Plans to Write A Book for Children

March 09, 2006 03:45:49 GMT

Pop star Kylie Minogue gives hand at different direction besides singing. The Aussie star is about to be a fiction writer by publishing a children's book.
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It's Over, Thurman & Beau Andre Balazs Split

March 09, 2006 03:26:54 GMT

Uma Thurman and Andre Balazs is an item no more. The couple who has been dating for over than two years go separate ways, proving the long circulating rumors on their break up soon following Thurman's attendance at the Oscar alone to be right.
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The 41st Annual ACM Awards Nominees

March 09, 2006 03:03:25 GMT

The nominees of the 41st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards have been announced early Wednesday morning March 8th, 2006 and among the long lines there is Brad Paisley who receives a leading six nominations, including nods for Single, Song, and Male Vocalist of the Year. Duo Brooks & Dunn and Sugarland each receives 5 nods.
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Celebutante Paris Hilton Gets Restraining Order

March 09, 2006 02:27:31 GMT

Hollywood superstar Paris Hilton surely won't label restraining order as something "hot". In fact, the hotel heiress got one from a court commissioner who on Monday signed off on an unusual restraining order against the beauty, ordering her to stay at least 100 yards away from event producer Brian Quintana who claimed she threatened him -- unless they're at a party together.
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The Dark Side of A "Desperate Housewive"

March 09, 2006 02:03:43 GMT

In a bid to fix the things up, Teri Hatcher has had the right decision. The "Desperate Housewives" star has on Tuesday March 7, 2006 revealed to Vanity Fair that she was sexually molested by an uncle 35 years ago, but kept the abuse a secret until recently.