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May 02, 2008

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The Cure Set 13th for New Singles Release Date

May 02, 2008 09:27:36 GMT


A unique and new method will be done by The Cure regarding the release of their new untitled 13th album. Before the upcoming album is released in September, they plan to drop a new single each month starting from May 13.

Moreover, the unique thing is not only that they will they release a new single each month until the album hit the stores but they also have set 13 as the release date of each and every song. Beside the official tracks they will also add a B-side to be released along with their new singles.
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'Dark Knight' Beauty Maggie Gyllenhaal Steps In Toni Collette's Role


May 02, 2008 09:16:14 GMT


Maggie Gyllenhaal, the actress that took over Katie Holmes's Rachel Dawes character in "The Dark Knight", is going to get another replacing role. This time, the two-time Golden Globe-nominated actress will step in for Toni Collette in the developed Sam Mendes' project, "Farlanders".

The sister of actor Jake Gyllenhaal fills in Collette's role since the latter actress quit the project following the shooting delays. In the Focus Features' tidbit, she will be portraying a bohemian college professor who happens to be the friend of John Krasinski's character. Additionally, the 30-year-old actress will join the production some time next week.
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Danity Kane to 'Wrestle' in Their New Video

May 02, 2008 09:04:19 GMT


An interesting video clip is set to be made by "Danity Kane" as they plan to add some wrestling "action" on their new video. The girl band will be dueling with the girls from the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) Kelly, Layla, Maria, Melina and Mickey on the video for their single "Bad Girl".

The new clip is set to be shot in Los Angeles this coming weeks and will be directed by renowned director Melina who previously has worked with Beyonce Knowles, Jennifer Lopez and Ne-Yo. On the single itself, which will be the second from their latest album "Welcome to the Dollhouse", the girls will collaborate with Missy Elliot.
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Miley Cyrus Makes Time's 100 Most Influential People List


May 02, 2008 08:44:44 GMT


Time magazine has just unveiled its 5th annual "100 Most Influential People" list, which comprises of individuals from all ages, ranging from Leaders and Revolutionaries to Artist and Entertainers. Among the likes of the Dalai Lama, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, and Muqtada al-Sadr, it's interesting to find Miley Cyrus' name on the list.

The actress-singer who's created sensation after sensation with a series of her racy pictures is said by the publication to have been "riding a huge tidal wave at the pinnacle of her career". Scores a spot, No. 59, on the prestigious list, Miley finds herself among some other senior public figures, including Mariah Carey, Bruce Springsteen and Herbie Hancock.
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Vampire Romance 'Twilight' Gets Set Visit

May 02, 2008 08:43:55 GMT


For those who love a love story with a little bit of twist, a video showing the set visit to the upcoming vampire love story movie "Twilight" has been posted online. The almost three minutes footage brings romantic thriller movie lovers to behind the scene of the film based on the best seller novel by Stephenie Meyer.

Opened with a brief introduction explaining about the movie for Summit Entertainment, the footage then continues by showing on-set report in Portland, Oregon done by Reelz Channel's TV Show "Dailies". The video let out a shooting scene where the main character, Isabella Swan, finds out that her object of affection is possibly a vampire. It also revealed interviews with some of the cast and director.
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Alicia Keys Hunts For Backup Singer Through MySpace

May 02, 2008 08:34:06 GMT


It seems that Alicia Keys is still short of backups to support her on tour. The fact occurs as the singer plans to reinforce her tour line-up by adding a backup singer to join her.

To select the backup singer Alicia will do an audition for female singers in the age around 21-30 years-old. The applicant must submit a video, which length is about 30 seconds or more, of themselves singing acapella. They must send the video to the R 'n' B singer's MySpace page until May 5. A source stated that two main conditions to get the job is that the contestants must be physically fit and able to dance.
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Jamie Lynn Spears and Casey Aldridge Excited About Expecting a Baby Girl

May 02, 2008 07:55:31 GMT


It's another girl for the Spears family. New report has just surfaced that Jamie Lynn Spears and her boyfriend Casey Aldridge are expecting a baby girl. The sex has been revealed by mother Lynne Spears who was overheard telling all about the good news.

"I heard Lynne talking about Jamie Lynn's baby. She said Jamie Lynn and the baby's dad (Casey Aldridge) were so excited when they found out it's a girl," a source told America's Life&Style magazine. The source, moreover, also claimed that Lynne was overheard telling friends the baby will be her first granddaughter in addition to giving up Jamie Lynn's nursery secrets. "She is going to do the nursery in white, black and yellow," so the source said.
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Ludacris Goes Theatrical on New Album

May 02, 2008 07:44:50 GMT


Following the release of his new album "Theater of the Mind" Ludacris has revealed more details about it. To the press the rapper claims that his upcoming studio album will be a theatrical one. "Expect the whole album theatrical," he said.

Although haven't decided the first track for the new album, Ludacris has already confirmed the time for the drop of his first single will be either in June or July. Adding to that, he also revealed the title for one of his new songs which will be "Let's Stay Together". The rapper is reportedly working and finishing his new album during the shoots of his new movie "Max Payne". Before the upcoming album, previously Ludacris has already dropped "Release Therapy" to the market on September 26, 2006. The album was a successful one as it managed to peak at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart.
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Pamela Anderson Holding an Estate Sale This Weekend

May 02, 2008 07:32:01 GMT


Has previously revealed in late 2007 that she planned to quit her show-business career within five years and retire to her native Canada, Pamela Anderson is holding an estate sale this weekend, E! reports. The sale reportedly will start Friday, May 2 at Hows Market on Pacific Coast Highway and then moves to Malibu High School on Saturday and Sunday. An announcement has been made in an invitation-like for the sake of the event, dubbed Pamela Anderson's Estate Sale.

Concerning her plan to retire, Pammy was quoted as saying, "Five more years of [T&A], and I'll go back to Canada. I've got some land. It'll be time." She went on adding at that time, "I get offers to do movies and TV all the time. I say no to everything. Drives my agent crazy. I'm lazy. I don't want to work. I want to be with my kids. So I just fly in from LA, do a few days of shows and go back home."
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'Babylon' International Teaser and Poster Gets First Time Viewing

May 02, 2008 07:10:14 GMT


Following the unveiling of the international poster "Babylon A.D.", the 20th Century Fox's forthcoming action movie starring Vin Diesel has its international teaser trailer posted on the net. The so-called French teaser runs for more than a minutes and it is opened with an introduction made by the film's director/co-scribbler Mathieu Kassovitz in French.

After about half a minute introduction made by the depicter of Jewish bomber in "Munich", the trailer begins with a footage showing Thoorop played by Diesel standing under a pouring rain and tilting his head back to feel the falling water on his face before putting on his raincoat's pocho. Then, he wanders of through the heavy rain and the devastated city.
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Jason Biggs Weds Fiancee Jenny Mollen

May 02, 2008 06:49:57 GMT


Jason Biggs ties the knot. The "American Pie" actor has put an end to his single status, marrying actress fiancee Jenny Mollen in an intimate, private ceremony in Los Angeles last week.

A representative for the newlyweds confirmed the wedding report Thursday, May 1 saying both Jason and Jenny swapped vows on April 23 and "wanted to take in this moment without any distractions." The representative went on adding that Jason and Jenny also are planning to hold a "proper" ceremony in Napa, Calif. July later this year for their family and friends to celebrate.
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New Kids On The Block's Cover Art for New Single 'Summertime'

May 02, 2008 06:20:16 GMT


Legendary boy band New Kids On The Block really take their reunion seriously and plan a new single to celebrate it. The group who have been separated for about 14 years, have confirmed that they will release their new single titled "Summertime" on May 13 via digital music services.

The boy band released the news through a blog posting on their official website yesterday (May 1). The single is also planned to be the opener before they will release a full album this fall. Meanwhile, the official cover art for the new single has been revealed on their official site.
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'What Happens' Celebrating LA Premiere

May 02, 2008 06:11:25 GMT


Days after celebrating its world premiere at Odeon in Leicester Square, London, romantic comedy "What Happens in Vegas..." once again rolled down its red carpet for another premiere event. This time, the special celebration preceding the theatrical release of the 20th Century Fox's movie was held on Los Angeles on May 1.

Unlike the world premiere which went by without one of its stars, Cameron Diaz, the latter event saw both of its stars, Ashton Kutcher and Diaz grazing Mann Village Theatre's red carpet. It was also attended by some other cast members, including Lake Bell, Michelle Krusiec and Rob Corddry. Additionally, several other Hollywood big names were also making an appearance on the occasion. They were Bai Ling, Brooke Burns, Diablo Cody, Eva Longoria, Jason Goldberg, Soleil Moon Frye, Tamera Mowry and Vince Vaughn.
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Disney Cancels Miley Cyrus Red Carpet Appearance at Disney Channel Games


May 02, 2008 05:06:13 GMT


Still becoming the subject of pros and cons concerning her provocative pics for the June 2008 issue of Vanity Fair magazine, Miley Cyrus is hiding herself away from the press. She was initially scheduled to make a red carpet appearance at a media party in Orlando on Friday, May 2, yet has dropped out of what would be her first public engagement since the Vanity Fair photos controversy.

Disney has on Thursday, May 1 confirmed the teen sensation's absence from the event, saying she would instead still on for her performance at the so-called "Disney Channel Games", a week long charity event that's being held at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, on Saturday, May 3 at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. The Jonas Brothers and The Cheetah Girls are among the other artists set to perform as well. The event itself won't air until July.
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Video Premiere: Nicole Scherzinger's 'Rio'


May 02, 2008 05:05:41 GMT


The music video for The Pussycat Dolls' lead singer Nicole Scherzinger's cover of Duran Duran's "Rio" has just been premiered on April 30. The video sees Nicole in a pink dress singing the tune on a stage in front of a full packed crowd.

The single was actually made for ads promotion of a new Carress' body wash product in Brazil, the Carress Brazilian Exotic Oil Infusions. Before having its radio release in early May, the song has already been made available for tuning and downloads on the brand's official website on April 8.
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'Iron Man' Sequel Eyeing 2010 Release

May 02, 2008 04:36:45 GMT


Bringing in a great news earlier by getting an early theatrical release on May 1, "Iron Man" has brought another uplifting reports as it is said that the sequel to the Marvel comic adaptation is now scheduled to be released in 2010. The buzz of the sequel's release date has been sparked by the studios' toppers.

On the red carpet premiere of the action film on Wednesday, April 30 at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California, Brad Grey, Paramount Pictures' CEO, and Sumner Redstone, Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp.'s executive chairman, revealed the good news to Entertainment Tonight. Further, the two noted that the plan still depends on the result of the superhero flick's opening over the weekend that ends on May 4.
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Kate Hudson Tops People Magazine Most Beautiful People List

May 02, 2008 04:12:54 GMT


Kate Hudson graces the cover of People magazine this week, not for her rekindled romance with ex-boyfriend Owen Wilson, but for the release of the publication's annual "100 Most Beautiful People" list. Telling the magazine she can't remember the last time she had a manicure or a facial, the Oscar-winning actress indeed lands the No. 1 spot on the list.

Joining her on the list among others are teen sensation Miley Cyrus and "High School Musical" star Vanessa Hudgens, who both have been criticized for their racy pictures. New celebrity-mothers Isla Fisher, Salma Hayek, Jennifer Lopez and Halle Berry are all included in the list as well, making it their 12th time to be listed among People's Most Beautiful.
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Usher Plans Collaborations With Michael Buble and John Mayer

May 02, 2008 04:07:02 GMT


Although the due date for his new album "Here I Stand is coming close, Usher still plans to add some finishing touches on it. The R 'n' B singer told the press that he wants to do more collaboration on the songs from his upcoming album which is set for release on May 27.

Usher is eying Michael Buble and John Mayer as his partners for two of his new songs "Forever Young" and "Something Special". On "Forever Young", he wants Michael to collaborate with him saying, "I would love to perform my track 'Forever Young' with Michael Buble. I actually wrote that song with the intention of him and me doing it together."
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Rapper Lil Wayne Sharing Screen With Forest Whitaker in Sport Movie

May 02, 2008 03:51:32 GMT


The former rap group Hot Boys' member Lil Wayne has been signed to star in an upcoming basketball drama movie entitled "Patriots". In displaying his acting skills, the rapper whose latest album "Tha Carter III" is expected to come out in stores on June 10 will be joining notable actors that include Forest Whitaker, Isaiah Washington and Taraji P. Henson.

Aside from sharing screen with those thesps, Wayne will also team up with another rapper Bow Wow in the based on true story film. Additionally, the 25-year-old hip hop artist has been set to portray an Al Collins High School's student by the name of Lamont who is doubtful of what the new basketball team could achieve.
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In Touch Weekly Exclusively Exposed Candid Shots of Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer

May 02, 2008 03:19:42 GMT


Stunning new photos of alleged lovers Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer have been exposed by In Touch Weekly. The rumored celebrity couple have been caught in candid shots, acting like a couple, while on a Miami, Florida beach together. One of the shots, which were taken last weekend, shows Jen and John embracing, while the other shows the singer lies down next to the actress and places his head on her shoulder.

In Touch, furthermore, accompanied the pics with claim that John flew to Miami on April 23 and checked into the Four Seasons hotel. He, nevertheless, preferred to spend his time in the "$3,000-a-night presidential suite at the Mandarin Oriental, where Jen has been staying while shooting the movie Marley & Me."
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Video Premiere: Carrie Underwood's 'Last Name'

May 02, 2008 03:10:11 GMT


Country singer Carrie Underwood's new music video for her single "Last Name" has been released on April 30. The single is Carrie's third from her latest album "Carnival Ride" which was released on October 23, 2007.

"Last Name" was written by Carrie and other two songwriters Luke Laird and Hillary Lindsey. It was first released in the U.S. on April 7.
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'Incredible Hulk' Gets Second Trailer

May 02, 2008 03:06:21 GMT


Giving another treat to 'Hulk' fans, Universal Pictures have given out the second trailer of the much anticipated action fantasy movie "The Incredible Hulk". The nearly two and a half minutes long new trailer let out more of the film's storyline, action takes as well as romance between Bruce Banner and Betty Ross.

Unlike in the first trailer which opens with Bruce talking about his problem to Doc Samson, the second one starts with compilation of clips narrated by Bruce himself explaining that he exiles himself to solve his underlying problem. The footage then continues with the man hunt of Bruce done by the military who want to exploit his raging power that turns him into a green monster. The hunt results in a great loss of the military to Hulk, but it also led to the making of Hulk's archenemy, the Abomination and the massive battle between the two in the end.
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Gisele Bundchen Tops Forbes List of World's Best Paid Supermodels, Again

May 02, 2008 02:47:21 GMT


With an estimated $35 million in earnings last year, Gisele Bundchen remains the highest-earning catwalk queen according to Forbes' annual list of the World's Top-Earning Models, which was made public Wednesday, April 30. The former Victoria's Secret model topped the same list last year and successfully maintains her crown with 20 other additional contracts and her appearance in ads for Disney, Nivea and Aquascutum among others.

Bundchen, according to Forbes, earned more than double the second highest paid model on the list, Germany's Heidi Klum. The "Project Runway" hostess is said to have earned $14 million during the same period. Third on the list was British supermodel Kate Moss who earned $7.5 million.
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Lindsay Lohan Tags Snoop Dogg In for Hip-Hop Album

May 02, 2008 02:37:15 GMT


More and more Hip-Hop vibe are injected into Lindsay Lohan's upcoming third album. After nabbing a collaboration with Ne-Yo, reports are saying that Lohan's team has gained the partnership of Snoop Dogg for the rapper to make a duet with the starlet.

With the addition of Snoop, Lohan officially owns four big names to back up the album. Apart from Ne-Yo, Timbaland and Pharrell Williams previously were confirmed to be working on the set also. Writer Roger Friedman noted that the collaboration with Snoop sounded "amazing". He said, "(Universal Music Group) is sparing no expense on this recording, bringing in all the usual suspects like Timbaland and Pharrell to make a good record for the rehabbed and revived Lindsay."
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Video Premiere: Chris Brown's 'Forever'


May 02, 2008 02:22:40 GMT


The music video for Chris Brown's new single "Forever" was premiered on April 30. It was shot in California, April 4, 2008 and was directed by Joseph Kahn.

The single itself was made to be the new song and first single for the release of Chris' repackaged album "Exclusive: Forever Edition". After its release, "Forever" managed to debut at #9 on the Billboard 100 chart.
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Full New 'Hancock' Trailer to See


May 02, 2008 02:17:52 GMT


Following the outing of a new trailer of the Will Smith-starrer superhero tidbit "Hancock" around April 23, a full length version of the trailer has been posted online by Columbia Pictures. The newest version of the action drama takes a little more than three minutes to be viewed overall.

Though offering mostly similar takes from the earlier trailer, this compilation of clips provide a more detailed look into what the movie is all about. Opened with the same gun fight and car chasing scenes from the first trailer, the video continues with the footage of drunk Hancock flying to the rescue. However, unlike the shorter trailer version, in this one Hancock doesn't avoid a plane in his way to catch the bad guys. Further, this trailer also gives out more about Charlize Theron and Jason Bateman's characters as well as the action scenes.
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Video Premiere: Lil Mama's 'L.I.F.E.'


May 02, 2008 02:13:49 GMT


In coincidence with her album release, Lil Mama has premiered a video for the single "L.I.F.E." on Yahoo! Music. It was previously thought to be "What It Is (Strike a Pose)" which will be made the next single from the album, "VYP: Voice of the Young People", however the video that was premiered instead was for "L.I.F.E."

The video was serviced on Wednesday, April 30, showing the teen star rapping on top of a roof while shots of people going through "life" are being played. The song as described by Mama's label Jive, is channeling female empowerment and addressing troubled youth issues.
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Mariah Carey Eloped with New Boyfriend Nick Cannon


May 02, 2008 02:00:06 GMT


Mariah Carey and her rumored boyfriend Nick Cannon are married, should the rampant online reports are to be believed. The top-selling recording artist and the rapper-actor, according to Latina magazine, tied the knot on Wednesday, April 30 in a small ceremony on an undisclosed island. The publication cited a source as saying, the wedding was "very impulsive" and attended by a few close friends of the couple, including Da Brat.

While representatives for either Carey or Cannon were not available for comment, a source close to the pop diva told Latina magazine that the wedding was held at Carey's Eleuthera home in the Bahamas, which she has just purchased. Another source, meanwhile, told The New York Post that both Carey and Cannon did not sign a prenup.
 
 
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