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February 09, 2008

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'No Country' Hailed as Best Film of the Year by London Critics' Circle Film

February 09, 2008 08:04:48 GMT

"No Country for Old Men" was once again hailed as the best as the gritty crime drama was named the Best Film of the Year at the 28th London Critics' Circle Film Awards held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Friday, February 8, 2008. Still though winning the best film prize, the movie didn't manage to present its helmer with best director kudo, which fell to the hands of Paul Thomas Anderson, the director of "There Will Be Blood".
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U.K.'s Breakthrough Artist Natalia to Release Debut Single

February 09, 2008 07:57:15 GMT

U.K.'s new act Natalia is set to launch her music career through a brand new single called "Pretty Like Me". The rock/soul singer will on February 25, release the debut single which is available for pre-order at HMV.
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Rodent Tale 'Ratatouille' Scored Big in 35th Annie Awards

February 09, 2008 07:29:49 GMT

Nominated for 13 categories, the Disney-Pixar's animated film about a rat dreaming of being a gourmet chef "Ratatouille" brought home 10 kudos as the 35th Annual Annie Awards held on Friday night, February 8 at Royce Hall on the UCLA campus. Among the 10 trophies the movie won, were awards for best animated feature as well as best directing and best screenwriting for helmer Brad Bird.
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James McAvoy Plans to Star in a Comedy Thriller

February 09, 2008 06:54:29 GMT

"Atonement" star James McAvoy is said to be planning on starring in comedy thriller "Perrier's Bounty". According to Hollywood Reporter, the 28-year-old Scottish actor is in talks to play in the movie directed by Ian Fitzgibbon.
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Rapper Common Being Green Lantern in 'Justice League of America'

February 09, 2008 06:27:27 GMT

Rapper Common has been set to portray John Steward or known also as Green Lantern in the superhero flick "Justice League of America". According to MTV News, the hip-hop artist who has long rumored to be joining the cast of the action film has confirmed that he is indeed signed to star in it.
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Hundreds Mourn Heath Ledger in a Large Memorial Ceremony in Perth

February 09, 2008 06:15:47 GMT

Following a fresh confirmation issued by Kim Ledger about the private funeral for his late actor son Heath Ledger, a large memorial ceremony was being held Saturday afternoon, February 9 at Penrhos College, an exclusive girls' school in the southern Perth suburb of Como.
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The Trailer of Ryan Reynolds' 'Chaos Theory' Comes Out!

February 09, 2008 05:14:35 GMT

The official trailer of Ryan Reynolds' dark drama comedy "Chaos Theory" has been released online. The video footage that lasted for about two minutes picked up the "What if..." slogan to give the dramatic introduction to the film directed by Marcos Siega.
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Disappointed at Industry, KISS Not Writing New Album

February 09, 2008 05:11:54 GMT

Despite mapping out extensive tour for May and June this year, KISS have thrown away the idea of showcasing a new material on stage. Frontman Gene Simmons have confirmed that there will be no new album from the rock band because he was disappointed at today's industry.
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Paris Hilton Caught on Tape Kissing Former MTV VJ Simon Rex

February 09, 2008 04:54:14 GMT

Paris Hilton is hooking up with another Hollywood heartthrob. The hotel heiress has added one to her trail of men when she was caught on tape kissing with Simon Rex on Thursday night, February 7.
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Pregnant Gwen Stefani Refuses to Tour With No Doubt

February 09, 2008 04:51:33 GMT

With their lead singer Gwen Stefani carrying a bun in the oven, No Doubt have to throw back its plan to tour for their new album. Stefani reportedly is not keen on jumping on the stage while she is pregnant with her second child.
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For 2008 Bonnaroo: Lez Zeppelin, NOT Led Zeppelin

February 09, 2008 04:20:49 GMT

Mind the one alphabet difference, Led Zeppelin will not headline Bonnaroo Festival this year but Lez Zeppelin will. The latter is an all-female band from New York City that perform the work of Led Zeppelin in tribute to the British band.
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Lindsay Lohan Desperately Trying to Get in Tim Burton's Newest Project

February 09, 2008 03:57:58 GMT

Facing downfall in her filming career following bad reports of her last year, Lindsay Lohan is reported to be eyeing on Tim Burton's upcoming adaptation "Alice in Wonderland". Many reports claimed that the actress is desperate to get the leading role in the part-animation fantasy film.
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Father Revealed Heath Ledger's Private Funeral Plans

February 09, 2008 03:35:40 GMT

A private funeral for the late actor Heath Ledger will be held in Perth today, February 9, his father Kim Ledger has confirmed.
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Amy Winehouse Granted Visa but Too Late for Grammys

February 09, 2008 03:28:43 GMT

U.S. Embassy in London had reversed their decision to deny Amy Winehouse a visa to the States. The singer is now having an access to the country but still won't attend the 50th Grammys in Los Angeles where she is nominated for six nods, because it's too late.
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Caught on Tape: Jesse Metcalfe Punched Outside L.A. Club

February 09, 2008 03:24:43 GMT

Jesse Metcalfe is attacked outside an L.A nightclub.
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Timbaland to Release Mobile-Only Singles With Verizon

February 09, 2008 03:10:36 GMT

More and more new ways are introduced to make it easier for music lovers to play their songs anywhere. A major deal between Timbaland and Verizon Wireless will enable subscribers of V Cast, Verizon's mobile entertainment service, to listen to the rapper's new songs through their mobile phone.
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Kanye West's 'Flashing Light' Video Done for BET Premiere

February 09, 2008 02:35:58 GMT

Kanye West announced that his video for "Flashing Light", the fourth single from "Graduation", is done and will be premiered on BET. He also posted a frame from the video on his blog, KanyeUniverseCity.com, showing a car on the go.
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New Details About Eva Mendes' Drug Abuse Problem Are Surfacing

February 09, 2008 02:34:07 GMT

While it has yet been officially confirmed on why Eva Mendes checked into rehab, new details have emerged about the movie beauty's drug abuse problem.
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Janet Jackson's 'Discipline' Listening Party, Report

February 09, 2008 02:13:11 GMT

As previously reported, L.A. Reid held a listening session for Janet Jackson's new album, "Discipline", on Wednesday, February 6. Around 10 tracks including the first single "Feedback", ballad "Greatest X" and another up-tempo "Luv" were played in front of industry executives, fellow celebrities and some lucky fans.
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German Toymaker Simba Toys Launches Paris Hilton Dolls

February 09, 2008 02:12:05 GMT

Is widely considered as one of Hollywood fashion icons, Paris Hilton turns her fashion sense into life by dressing up dolls, made based on her by Germany's Simba Toys.