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February 29, 2008

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'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Star to Voice 'Astro Boy'

February 29, 2008 09:42:04 GMT

"Astro Boy" now has a voice. Variety reported that the star of "The Spiderwick Chronicles" Freddie Highmore has been set to fill in the lead character's voice in the 3-D animation film.
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'Lust, Caution' Director Ang Lee Honored with 2008 ShoWest Expression Award

February 29, 2008 09:38:47 GMT

Is an expert in his field, Ang Lee is set to be honored with the 2008 ShoWest/NATO Freedom of Expression Award, thanks to his drama thriller "Lust, Caution." A film director and producer as well, Lee is set to receive the honor March 11 later this year alongside Focus CEO James Schamus, with whom he has collaborated on the big screen project.
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'The Breakfast Club' to Be Modernized Into 'Bumped'

February 29, 2008 09:27:07 GMT

A new movie inspired by John Hughes' 1985 film "The Breakfast Club" is going to be developed. According to Variety, "Bumped" has been set to be a modern-day version of the '80s film.
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Two 'Shutter' Clips Hits!

February 29, 2008 09:03:48 GMT

The 20th Century Fox have let out two clips of the horror thriller film starring Joshua Jackson "Shutter". The two clips each last less than one minutes, the first one runs for 52 seconds, while the second runs for 54 seconds.
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Country Singer Toby Keith to Star in Second Film

February 29, 2008 08:46:52 GMT

"Should've Been a Cowboy" hitmaker Toby Keith is said to be heading to the big screen once again. According to Variety, the country singer has joined the on-going production of "Beer for My Horses" as the film star.
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Jessica Alba's 'Love Guru' Trailer Comes Out!

February 29, 2008 08:26:34 GMT

Paramount Pictures have released the trailer of the upcoming Jessica Alba comedy movie "The Love Guru". The video footage runs a bit over two and a half minutes.
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Non Eco-Friendly Glastonbury Pissed Radiohead Away

February 29, 2008 08:14:30 GMT

Known for their love of the Earth, Radiohead refused to play at one of British biggest annual music events. While fans are anticipating for their appearance at the Glastonbury this year, the band had to squash their dreams, reasoning that the stage is not eco-friendly.
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P. Diddy to Release Elephant Man's New Album

February 29, 2008 07:56:11 GMT

Kingston rapper Elephant Man will release his new album under P. Diddy's Bad Boy Records. The Jamaican musician who had made a collaboration with Kat DeLuna in her hit single "Whine Up", will release "Let's Get Physical" on April 8.
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'Juno' Uncounted for Genie Awards, Director Enraged

February 29, 2008 07:55:43 GMT

Though has been nominated and won many prestigious awards, the drama comedy "Juno" was left out at the 28th Annual Genie Awards' nominations. The ineligible reportedly made the film's director Jason Reitman to be extremely upset towards the people behind the awards claimed to be the Canadian Oscar.
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'Imaginarium' Looks for Heath Ledger Look-Alike

February 29, 2008 07:13:02 GMT

Though it has been revealed earlier that three Hollywood actors have been cast to fill the gap left by late Heath Ledger in "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus", it seems that the fantasy drama film still needs another actor. According to press release, people behind "Imaginarium" are still looking for a Ledger's lookalike to replace the 28-year-old actor.
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Rod Stewart to Hit the Road With Bryan Adams' Support

February 29, 2008 06:37:11 GMT

Starting from July 30, Rod Stewart will hit the road for a North American tour that promotes his 2007 release "Still the Same: Great Rock Classics of Our Time". Opening the tour is Bryan Adams who will be available for the first seven dates.
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Carly Simon to Release New Album Via Starbuck

February 29, 2008 06:13:59 GMT

Carly Simon is the latest musician to join Starbuck's newly-established label, Hear Music. On April 29, her album "This Kind of Love" will be released via the label which is also the home of Paul McCartney and Joni Mitchell.
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Coty Beauty Signs Halle Berry to Design Her Own Fragrance

February 29, 2008 06:06:37 GMT

Never to shy away from putting her name on any product possible, Halle Berry is about to launch her own fragrance. The expectant celebrity has signed a deal with Coty Beauty U.S. to design her own fragrance and star in the advertising campaign.
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Alyssa Milano Is PETA's Lettuce Lady

February 29, 2008 05:10:53 GMT

Alyssa Milano is the next "lettuce lady" for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). The actress and fashion designer dons the organization's lettuce outfit in a bid to support its new campaign, entitled "Let Vegetarianism Grow on You."
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Bun B of UGK to Release Star-Studded Album Post Pimp C's Death

February 29, 2008 05:00:53 GMT

Now on his own, UGK rapper Bun B whose bandmate Pimp C died on December 4, will release an album with support from other rappers. His first release as a solo called "II Trill" will be released on April 29.
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Hulk Hogan Cheated on Wife with Daughter Brooke Hogan's Close Friend

February 29, 2008 04:37:55 GMT

As if his divorce to wife Linda Hogan has not yet created enough media abuzz, Hulk Hogan makes another headline with an affair report. The wrestling superstar, whose real name is Terry Bollea, was reported to have cheated on Linda with one of their daughter's friends.
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Arctic Monkeys Ruled 2008 Shockwaves NME Awards Prizes

February 29, 2008 04:29:17 GMT

In the awards event presented by NME Shockwaves this year, Arctic Monkeys won the coveted title of Best British Band after beating Babyshambles, The Cribs, Klaxons and Muse. The winning gave the Sheffield rock act a third trophy since they had pocketed Best Track for "Fluorescent Adolescent" and Best Video for "Teddy Picker" earlier that night.
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Lindsay Lohan to Pose Nude as Marilyn Monroe in Playboy?!

February 29, 2008 04:07:07 GMT

Her recreation of Marilyn Monroe's "Last Sitting" for New York Magazine has arguably become very popular and so Lindsay Lohan is being offered to pose nude for Playboy. The men's magazine's boss Hugh Hefner wants her to pose nude as Marilyn Monroe for the publication.
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Kate Hudson and Owen Wilson Flirted at Madonna's Post-Oscars Party

February 29, 2008 03:45:20 GMT

Kate Hudson and Owen Wilson have both fueled further rumors of a rekindled romance. While none of them commented on the persistent rumors just yet, another evidence has emerged on them getting close together.