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July 18, 2007

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Queen Latifah "Trav'lin' Light" for Her New Album

July 18, 2007 09:34:40 GMT

Engaging in musical flick "Hairspray" and opening a burger joint restaurant, Queen Latifah doesn't forget her root as a singer with the release of a new album. The rapper is launching her second album under Verve titled "Trav'lin' Light".
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Best and Worst Films Listed in Rotten Tomatoes' 2007 "Mid-Year Report"

July 18, 2007 09:20:45 GMT

Six months of 2007 have already passed and it's time for Rotten Tomatoes, Fox Interactive Media's destination for both casual moviegoers and film aficionados, to roll out its "Mid-Year Report" which lists the best- and worst-reviewed movies thus far this year.
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Seether Ready to Release 3rd Major Album

July 18, 2007 08:59:04 GMT

Post-grunge outfit Seether is making their return with a new album that will befall October 23. The South African based band will release "Finding Beauty in Negative Spaces", their first album in two years.
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"Here" Lies George Lopez

July 18, 2007 08:55:36 GMT

Looks like the road is not that rocky for George Lopez to walk on. Despite the cancellation of his eponymous TV series, the funnyman has delightfully signed on to star in drama comedy "Henry Poole Is Here", constructing a really busy schedule as he has also been cast in "Swing Vote" and "South of the Border."
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NFL PLayer Michael Vick Indicted in Dogfighting Probe

July 18, 2007 08:29:35 GMT

Football quarterback for the National Football League's Atlanta Falcons franchise, Michael Vick, was indicted Tuesday July 17th by a federal grand jury on charges related to illegal dogfighting. Vick and three other men; Purnell Peace, Quanis Phillips, and Tony Taylor, were all charged with competitive dogfighting, procuring and training pit bulls for fighting and conducting the enterprise across state lines.
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Spencer Breslin Is "Harold"

July 18, 2007 08:07:51 GMT

Going well in working on his path in Hollywood's film industry, young star Spencer Breslin has been cast to play the titular character in edgy teen comedy "Harold" opposite the already-announced Cuba Gooding Jr., The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
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Franz Ferdinand Leading a "Synth" Album

July 18, 2007 07:34:28 GMT

Franz Ferdinand will move to a new direction for their upcoming album. The Scottish rock act have been putting "synth-led" materials as a demo within their raw album work.
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The 2007 TIFF's Movie List Growing

July 18, 2007 07:32:20 GMT

Continue to expand the lineup of movies to be presented at the 32nd annual Toronto International Film Festival, the event's organizers have unveiled on Tuesday, July 17 other handfuls of film titles submitted into the list.
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P. Diddy's Split from Kim Porter May Cost Him Million of Dollars in Child Support

July 18, 2007 07:15:30 GMT

P. Diddy is facing financial problem, literally. The hip hop mogul is reported to be facing a $1.2 million childcare bill. His recent split from longterm girlfriend Kim Porter, according to celebrity divorce lawyer Raoul Felder, may cost him such amount per year in child support payment.
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James Blunt's Debut Album Smashes Century Record

July 18, 2007 07:04:45 GMT

James Blunt's debut album "Back to Bedlam" has just passed Dido's "No Angel" to be the best selling U.K. album in the 21st Century. The CD has sold 3,020,490 copies, four thousand copies more than Dido's 1999 album sale.
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Ron Howard Finally Has "Children"

July 18, 2007 06:57:24 GMT

Realizing his intention to make "The Emperor's Children" his new directing stint, renowned filmmaker Ron Howard has finally laid his hands on the project which Universal Pictures has been developing since January, Variety has confirmed.
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James Blunt's "Beautiful" Piano Fetched 1,200 at Auction

July 18, 2007 06:40:31 GMT

James Blunt is in the headlines again. Not for his music nor for selling her sister on eBay. The singer has just had the piano he used to compose his hit "You're Beautiful" sold for a whopping 1,200 at an auction at London house Bonhams.
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AC/DC Begins Materializing New Album

July 18, 2007 06:30:49 GMT

Australia's very own heavy metal band AC/DC is confirmed having their highly-anticipated album under way. The band whose latest effort was 2000's "Stiff Upper Lip" has begun crystallizing their materials into a record which will be followed by a tour.
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Dave Chappelle Is Exhausted and Dry

July 18, 2007 06:20:20 GMT

Dave Chappelle was en-route to the hospital over the weekend. The famous comedian was hospitalized in a San Francisco emergency room Saturday July 14th and was released a few hours later, his publicist has confirmed.
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Editors Pulling Second Single from #1 Album

July 18, 2007 06:06:01 GMT

Indie rock act Editors have decided to pull title track as their second single from sophomore set "An End Has a Start". The British band will have it launched on both 7" vinyl CD and digital download on September 3.
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David Beckham's Injured Left Ankle Left His US Soccer Debut in Doubt

July 18, 2007 05:18:15 GMT

David Beckham left his US soccer debut for the Los Angeles Galaxy, supposed to happen Saturday July 21st, in doubt because of an injured left ankle Monday July 16th.
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Michael Tolkin Takes No. "Nine" Seat

July 18, 2007 04:49:46 GMT

Submitting another lauded behind-the-screen name into the project, The Weinstein Company has hired Oscar-nominated scribe Michael Tolkin to pen for "Nine", its big screen adaptation of the 1982 Broadway musical which turns out to be based on the Fellini film "8."
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Britney Spears Heading Back to Vegas, to Host the Opening of LAX Nightclub

July 18, 2007 04:48:57 GMT

No stranger to late night partying, Britney Spears is going to head back to Vegas as she's been booked to host the opening of LAX nightclub next month.
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Arctic Monkeys, Frontrunner of 2007 Mercury Prize

July 18, 2007 04:47:46 GMT

Arctic Monkeys is the predicted frontrunner of 2007 Nationwide Mercury Prize, an award that appreciates best 12 British records in the last 12 months. The only heavy competition running alongside the Sheffield band's "Favourite Worst Nightmare" is Amy Winehouse's "Back to Black".
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Anne Hathaway to Dance with "Shiva"

July 18, 2007 04:10:42 GMT

Being open on what she will do next, starlet Anne Hathaway has informed Blackfilm while promoting her upcoming movie "Becoming Jane" that she is going to film a new big screen project titled "Dancing with Shiva" this fall under the direction of Baldwin-born filmmaker Jonathan Demme.
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Gisele Bundchen Is the Highest Paid Among World's Supermodels

July 18, 2007 04:01:28 GMT

Hot on the heels of her joining rock band U2 for the music video of their upcoming song, Gisele Bundchen creates another media headline yet again as she's included in the list of Forbes magazine's Highest Paid Supermodels. With a total earning estimated at $33M per year at her 33-years age, the Brazilian hottie is considered as the highest paid, placed on the No.1 spot on the list.
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"Star" Starts Lensing

July 18, 2007 03:37:03 GMT

All crew members aboard, "Major Movie Star" has finally started its filming process in Shreveport, Louisiana, Family Room Entertainment Corporation, of which wholly owned subsidiary Emmett/Furla Films is providing producing services for the comedy, has officially announced.
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Ewan McGregor Signed on to Front Davidoff's Newest Male Scent

July 18, 2007 03:25:49 GMT

An actor who has had significant success in mainstream, indie and art house film, Ewan McGregor is giving hand to promote perfume. The hunk has signed a deal with Coty Inc. to front its latest male scent.
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Gwen Stefani's Harajuku Lovers Illegally Ripped Off by Forever 21

July 18, 2007 02:50:51 GMT

Gwen Stefani's Harajuku Lovers is not in love with Forever 21, literally. The singer, on behalf of her clothing line L.A.M.B., is suing popular retail outlet Forever 21 for trademark infringement, claiming the clothing chain allegedly stole designs from the Harajuku Lovers line, one of the clothing lines under her L.A.M.B.