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January 11, 2008

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'Mad Money' Stars Hit the Green Carpet

January 11, 2008 10:04:12 GMT

On Wednesday night, January 9, the Westwood's Mann Village Theater was filled with Hollywood stars as it hosted the premiere of Overture Films' comedy movie which due to hit theaters on January 18. At the special star-studded screening, the "Mad Money" leading lady, Katie Holmes, didn't walk down the usual red carpet, instead they grazed the special-dollar green carpet.
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Wyclef Jean Sampled Song Without Permission and Sued

January 11, 2008 09:52:49 GMT

A copyright infringement case has hit former The Fugees star, Wyclef Jean, after a song from his latest album, 'The Carnival II: Memoirs of an Immigrant', is claimed to sample another song without permission.
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Jonas Brothers Put Finishing Touches on Third Album

January 11, 2008 09:32:00 GMT

Teen heartthrobs Jonas Brothers have wound down from their role as Miley Cyrus/Hannah Montana supporting act, and are now channeling their time to their third studio album. The three-piece band stated that they may be darker in this one but still opt their famous pop sound.
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Jennifer Lopez Takes the February 2008 Cover of Harper's Bazaar

January 11, 2008 09:30:49 GMT

Jennifer Lopez takes the February 2008 cover of Harper's Bazaar, opens up to the publication about such issues, as keeping her pregnancy secret and public's fascination with her impending motherhood, her privacy, husband Marc Anthony, and on taking time off after giving birth.
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Vanessa Hudgens Set to Star in Drama Comedy

January 11, 2008 09:11:10 GMT

Following another "High School Musical" star Ashley Tisdale to be cast in a movie, it was reported that Vanessa Hudgens has joined the cast of Walden Media's drama comedy "Will (2009)". According to Hollywood Reporter, the 19-year-old starlet has been cast as Sam, a 15-year-old former stutterer who becomes romantically entangled with the outcast leader.
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Jessica Biel Nailed Lead Role in 'Easy Virtue'

January 11, 2008 08:32:26 GMT

Jessica Biel is set to star in an indie project directed by an Australian filmmaker Stephan Elliott. The co-star of Nicolas Cage in "Next" is reported to have nailed the lead cast in "Easy Virtue", a romantic comedy based on Noel Coward's 1924 three-act play.
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Avril Lavigne NOT Pregnant Despite Rumors to the Contrary

January 11, 2008 08:28:58 GMT

Though tabloid reports suggest otherwise, Avril Lavigne has refuted she's pregnant with husband Deryck Whibley's child.
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Oprah Winfrey Cuts Longtime Partner Stedman Graham Out of Her Will

January 11, 2008 08:04:37 GMT

Has been hit with split rumors, Oprah Winfrey has fueled speculation her relationship with longtime partner Stedman Graham is in jeopardy after she's said to have cut him out of her will.
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The Batman Star Plays Against Captain Sparrow in 'Public Enemies'?

January 11, 2008 07:53:38 GMT

The new face of Batman in "Batman Begins" and "The Dark Knight", Christian Bale, is said to be in talk to star in Michael Mann's "Public Enemies". According to Variety, the actor in "3:10 to Yuma" will play as Melvin Purvis, the legendary FBI agent who led the manhunt for John Dillinger.
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Salma Hayek to Star in Universal Pictures' New Thriller

January 11, 2008 07:26:15 GMT

Salma Hayek will return from her maternity leave in Universal Pictures' "Cirque du Freak". Variety reported that the "Desperado" star has been cast opposite John C. Reilly in the drama thriller film playing the bearded lady, Madame Truska.
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Posh Victoria Adams in a Bag for Marc Jacobs' New Spring '08 Campaign

January 11, 2008 07:20:58 GMT

Has been signed as the new face of Marc Jacobs, being tipped to model the high-profile designer's Spring 2008 collection, Victoria Adams willingly got into a bag for the new ad campaign that has just been launched.
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A New 'The Eye' Skin Design for MySpace Profile Launched

January 11, 2008 07:00:26 GMT

MySpace users have been treated with new customized home page skins and designs as Lionsgate and MySpace teamed up to provide them with a new authentic design. The new design is sponsored by the horror thriller directed by David Moreau and Xavier Palud.
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Madonna Spends $10,000 a Month on Specially Blessed Kabbalah Water

January 11, 2008 06:40:12 GMT

Is a Kabbalah devotee, it appears that Madonna has become very fanatic to everything related to the religion. The superstar is said to spend $10,000 a month on specially blessed Kabbalah water, which she apparently couldn't get enough of.
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Jay-Z to Headline 2008 Glastonbury Fest With Amy Winehouse?

January 11, 2008 06:14:37 GMT

Putting the jigsaw pieces into their place, it is now assumed that Jay-Z will headline this year's Glastonbury Festival. Organizer Michael Eavis has left some hints on the 2008 line-up saying that the headliner would be "black American".
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Mischa Barton Is Speaking Out for the First Time on Her DUI Arrest

January 11, 2008 05:01:03 GMT

Mischa Barton breaks her silence. The movie beauty spoke out for the first time since her DUI arrest last month, having an interview with E! News' Ryan Seacrest on his radio show on Thursday morning, January 10 to give her side of the story on the incident.
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Coldplay Not Leaving EMI, Label Informed

January 11, 2008 04:57:25 GMT

Reports that were buzzing regarding Coldplay's plan to walk away from EMI have been denied by a representative from the label. The label's insider told NME.com that the band are actually "committed".
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'Juno' and 'No Country' Landed Noms at 2008 Writers Guild Awards

January 11, 2008 04:52:43 GMT

The pregnant teen tale "Juno" and the crime drama "No Country for Old Men" gathered nods from the on-strike Writers Guild of America as the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and East (WGAE) announced their nominations lineup for outstanding achievement in writing for the 2007 screen on Thursday, January 10.
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John Mayer and Minka Kelly Called Off Their Brief Romance

January 11, 2008 04:41:56 GMT

It's over between John Mayer and Minka Kelly. The pair, who began dating earlier this fall, reportedly have quietly ended their brief romance over a month ago, yet still remain friends.
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Grammy-Nominated Tift Merritt Back With New Album

January 11, 2008 04:15:51 GMT

Taking a three-years absence from releasing studio albums, Grammy-nominated singer Tift Merritt is set to release the follow up to the highly acclaimed 'Tambourine'. The alt-country singer signed a new deal with Fantasy Records to release 'Another Country' on February 26.
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Confirmed, Led Zeppelin to Consider More Reunion Gigs

January 11, 2008 03:45:58 GMT

Although denials have been repeatedly spurted out, Led Zeppelin never came closer to another reunion concert than this. The band is holding a band meeting on an unspecified date later this month, John Paul Jones can reveal.
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LAPD Officers Slapped Britney Spears with a Temporary Restraining Order

January 11, 2008 03:45:16 GMT

Amidst all the insanity Britney Spears has been doing during her on-going custody battle, the mother of two, in another dose of bad news, got herself slapped with a restraining order.
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The Production of 'The Wolfman' Won't Be Delayed

January 11, 2008 03:43:42 GMT

Thought to be possibly delayed due to the on-going writers' strike, the director of "The Wolfman" dismissed delay rumor. According to Bloody-disgusting, Mark Romanek has announced that the filming will still be on schedule which will be started on February 8 in London.
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A Citation Issued Against Cedars-Sinai Regarding Dennis Quaid's Twins' Drug Mix-Up

January 11, 2008 03:41:03 GMT

In further repercussion on the accidental overdose involving among others the newborn twins of actor Dennis Quaid, the California Department of Public Health has issued a citation against Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, claimed the prestigious Los Angeles hospital's handling of high-risk drugs placed its pediatric patients in immediate jeopardy of harm.
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'Stronger Woman', First Single From Jewel's Country Album

January 11, 2008 03:22:30 GMT

The first outcome from Jewel Kilcher's decision to go country has arrived. A song called 'Stronger Woman' has been leaked on-line, and reportedly will be made the lead single from her upcoming album.
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Pamela Anderson Shot Down Pregnancy Rumors

January 11, 2008 03:07:01 GMT

Much contrary to the wide-spread tabloid reports, Pamela Anderson is not pregnant.
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Amy Ryan and Greg Kinnear Join Matt Damon in 'Emerald City'

January 11, 2008 03:06:56 GMT

Additional cast members of "Imperial Life in the Emerald City" have been announced. Variety reported that Amy Ryan and Greg Kinnear have been set by the war drama film's helmer to play alongside its leading actor, Matt Damon.
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Kevin Federline Back in Studio, No Longer Singing

January 11, 2008 02:56:01 GMT

Kevin Federline is in attempt to build a stronger existence in music industry. The rapper who, in this time frame, is more famous as the ex-husband of Britney Spears, is back in the studio not as the one behind the mic but as the one behind the panel.
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Ashley Tisdale to Make Her Movie Debut in 'They Came From Upstairs'

January 11, 2008 02:29:18 GMT

Disney's starlet, Ashley Tisdale, is said to make her movie film debut in "They Came From Upstairs". According to Hollywood Reporter, the star of "High School Musical" is going to play in the 20th Century Fox's adventure comedy film.
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Michelle Rodriguez Got a Get-Out-of-Jail-Early Card

January 11, 2008 02:25:46 GMT

Michelle Rodriguez tasted her freedom early. The former "Lost" star was set free from the slammer Wednesday night, January 9 after serving just 18 days of her 180-days sentence for violating her probation in a DUI case.
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Katharine McPhee Dropped From Her Label, Also

January 11, 2008 02:21:02 GMT

EntertainmentWeekly.com reported that American Idol alumna Katharine McPhee has left her record label due to, allegedly, poor final sale of her self-titled debut album. Words are circulating that she will follow her fellow Idol, Taylor Hicks', footsteps to release her sophomore effort on her own.
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Coroner's Report: Donda West, Kanye West's Mother, Died of Coronary Artery Disease

January 11, 2008 02:03:50 GMT

The toxicology reports on the death of Kanye West's mother, Donda West, had been completed. It was ruled that she died of "coronary artery disease and multiple post-operative factors due to or as a consequence of liposuction and mammoplasty."
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The Star of 'A Knight's Tale' Cast in 'The Secret Life of Bees'

January 11, 2008 01:41:51 GMT

Paul Bettany is the latest additional cast member of Fox Searchlight's drama "The Secret Life of Bees". According to reports, the English actor has joined the drama film directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood as T. Ray Owens, a widower who is the father of the film's 14-year-old central character, Lily Owens.