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Jimmy Kimmel to Host 2008 American Music Awards Again

October 06, 2008 09:37:18 GMT

This year, the annual American Music Awards will see Jimmy Kimmel back as host again. The comedian and talk host has been tapped to guide the music event which will be held on November 23 in Los Angeles and aired on ABC.
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Dragon Smaug in 'The Hobbit' Described as Magnificent

October 06, 2008 09:23:36 GMT

As time comes nearer and nearer to the production of "The Hobbit", Guillermo Del Toro let out more interesting tidbits about the J.R.R. Tolkien's novel adaptation. Sharing his idea with Coming Soon during the conversation with New Yorker staff writer Daniel Zalewski, the filmmaker spoke out of his excitement on tackling one of the creatures in the flick saying, "All my life I've been fascinated by dragons. I was born under the Chinese sign of The Dragon."
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Miley Cyrus' Jam-Packed Schedule at Her Sweet 16

October 06, 2008 09:18:02 GMT

The Los Angeles Times has just posted on its site an update on Miley Cyrus' "Sweet 16 - Share the Celebration", giving people a peek of her jam-packed schedule during the star-studded event. Aside from all the commitments she had to complete during the 12-hour celebration, the Disney starlet got what she's been dreaming of, puppy, her parents gave her at the end of the celebration as birthday present.
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Britney Spears Puts Her Driving Skills on Test at Dromo 1

October 06, 2008 09:09:38 GMT

Busy prepping for the launch of her highly anticipated new album "Circus", Britney Spears was seen putting her driving skills on test, getting behind the wheel for a spin around "Dromo 1: The Real Racing Experience" in Anaheim, Calif. on Sunday afternoon, October 5. Rumor has it, her go-kart moment was recorded for her upcoming behind-the-scenes DVD, which is expected to be released along with "Circus".
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Preview of 'Brothers and Sisters' 3.03: Tug of War

October 06, 2008 08:51:23 GMT

A promotional video for the third episode of "Brothers & Sisters" season three has arrived. Entitled "Tug of War", the snippet revealed that in the upcoming episode, there will be 2 careers, 2 life-changing decisions and one relationship that could come undone.
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Steven Weber's One Episode on 'Desperate Housewives'

October 06, 2008 08:48:45 GMT

The ex-"Wings" man, Steven Weber is playing on the new season of American television drama series "Desperate Housewives". EW's Michael Ausiello stated that Weber comes into Wisteria Lane only on one episode of the season as 20 years elder boyfriend of Susan's adult daughter, Julie Meyer.
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Brandy's Official Cover Art for 'Human'

October 06, 2008 08:38:50 GMT

Marking the comeback of Brandy to the music platform is the unveiling of her new album's official cover art. The R 'n'B singer who had been absent from the industry since the release of her 2004 album "Afrodisiac", will release "Human" on November 11.
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'28 Weeks Later...' Sequel Eyes 'The Cottage' Helmer

October 06, 2008 08:25:41 GMT

"28 Months Later" has allegedly found its director. Recently, Joblo has reported that the director of the horror thriller sequel is going to be Paul Andrew Williams, who is the director of a 2008 comedy horror movie, "The Cottage".
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Eddie Van Halen and Manager Janie Liszewski Engaged, to Wed June Next Year

October 06, 2008 08:06:46 GMT

Eddie Van Halen and girlfriend-manager Janie Liszewski are engaged, People reports, adding that they are planning to walk down the aisle June next year. A source close to the couple broke their engagement to the publication, informing the weekly magazine the guitarist and songwriter proposed to her on August 4, 2008 while they were vacationing in Hawaii.
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Johnny Depp Snags Million Pounds Deal for 'Pirates of the Caribbean 4'

October 06, 2008 07:34:00 GMT

Johnny Depp is indeed reprising one of his memorable roles, Captain Jack Sparrow, in "Pirates of the Caribbean 4" with one lucrative deal. According to Gordon Smart of The Sun's Bizzare, the 44-year-old will be earning as much as 32 million pounds to star as the treacherous and eccentric Pirate Lord of the Caribbean Sea.
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Ali Lohan Was NOT Approached by Jonas Brothers' Management Team

October 06, 2008 07:12:42 GMT

Following the reports circulating that Ali Lohan has rejected the offer from Jonas Brothers' management, the man mentioned in the article, Johnny Wright, has released a statement saying that he is not involved in any kind of encounter with the starlet. Wright emphasized that he had never even met Ali when the reports surfaced.
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Angelina Jolie Shows Off Two New Tattoos

October 06, 2008 06:58:20 GMT

Attending the New York Film Festival screening of her new film,"Changeling," Saturday night, October 4, which was her first red-carpet appearance since giving birth to twins Vivienne Marcheline and Knox Leon, Angelina Jolie showed off two new tattoos on her left arm. The new tattoos are the longitude and latitude of Nice, France, where the twins were born.
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Artist of the Week: Michelle Williams

October 06, 2008 06:42:36 GMT

A child then, a grown woman now, Michelle Williams (II) has accomplished a lot in her career that branches out from singing to acting. The former Destiny's Child member is on the verge of releasing her third studio album, "Unexpected" which she said as the account of her unexpected life.
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Selena Gomez and Jennifer Stone Go Skateboarding

October 06, 2008 06:15:59 GMT

Completing a scheduled appearance at the "Target Presents Variety's Power of Youth" event, held at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 4, Selena Gomez was seen skateboarding down a street in Los Angeles accompanied with fellow actress Jennifer Stone later that day. Apparently, both stars, who are the cast of TV series "Wizards of Waverly Place", enjoyed their time together very much as they were snapped joking along the way.
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A Peek at Celebrities Invited to Miley Cyrus' Sweet 16

October 06, 2008 05:22:27 GMT

It was only hours before Miley Cyrus kicked off her "Sweet 16 - Share the Celebration" Sunday, October 5 and amidst preparations for the bash, Los Angeles Times had a peek on the fellow celebrities who were invited to show up at the event. Among those on the list were her singer father Billy Ray Cyrus, best friend Emily Osment, and fellow Disney star Demi Lovato.
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Sneak Peek Into 'Desperate Housewives' 5.03: Kids Ain't Like Everybody Else

October 06, 2008 05:04:03 GMT

After the airing of "Desperate Housewives" episode 5.02 on Sunday, October 5, ABC have presented fans with a sneak peek into the forthcoming episode of the drama comedy and the promotional video has come out. Giving out snippets on what each character will be facing next Sunday, October 12, the footage promises that the 5.03 episode will be juicier than ever.
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Coldplay Listing Jay-Z for 'Lost!' Remix

October 06, 2008 04:55:16 GMT

Jay-Z is returning Coldplay the favor by appearing in one of the band's remixed songs. Posted on Coldplay's official site is the announcement that the rapper will assist in the remix of "Lost!" which will be released in a few weeks to come.
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'American Idol' Alum LaKisha Jones Weds

October 06, 2008 04:41:24 GMT

LaKisha Jones officially ended her single status when she wed financial adviser Larry Davis on Sunday afternoon, October 5 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. There were 50 family and friends attending the nuptials. Some of her fellow "American Idol" castmates were also in attendance, including Haley Scarnato, Melinda Doolittle, Gina Glocksen and Sanjaya Malakar.
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Kanye West Previewing New Single 'Heartless', the Video

October 06, 2008 04:19:45 GMT

Kanye West has previewed a new song that will appear on his upcoming album "808's & Heartbreak". During a guest appearance at T.I.'s Los Angeles concert on Friday, October 3, the rapper showed the audience a taste of his "Heartless".
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Christopher Nolan Rumored to Have Signed on 'Batman 3'

October 06, 2008 04:19:13 GMT

Following earlier speculation that "Batman 3" may fall into its pre-production sometime in early February, another interesting rumor about the follow-up movie of "The Dark Knight" has surfaced. This time, it is said via Film School Rejects that the latest issue of Production Weekly has put director Christopher Nolan in the status of being involved in the project.
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Possible Plot of 'The First Avenger: Captain America' Shared

October 06, 2008 03:38:58 GMT

An alleged full-plot synopsis of "The First Avenger: Captain America" has been published in the latest issue of Production Weekly. Uncovered via Cinema Blend, the storyline exposes some interesting tidbits on the introduction of the superhero character before and during the second World War until he becomes the Avengers' leader.
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Tina Fey as Sarah Palin Again on SNL's VP Debate

October 06, 2008 03:35:19 GMT

Third time's a charm, Tina Fey has returned as Sarah Palin again on "Saturday Night Live" October 4 episode that sent the show's rating sky-rocketing. The comedienne spoofed Palin's Vice President Debate with her Democratic rival Joe Bidden last week at Washington University in St. Louis, Letterman.
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Dierks Bentley and Wife Welcome First Child, a Baby Girl

October 06, 2008 03:26:43 GMT

Having been married since the year of 2005, it wasn't until Saturday, October 4 that Dierks Bentley and his wife Cassidy Black welcomed the arrival of their first child together, a baby girl, whom they named Evalyn Day Bentley. She was born just before midnight at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, People reports.
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Jonas Brothers Stop By 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' for Akers Family, the Video

October 06, 2008 03:15:26 GMT

Having a number of work commitments to fulfill, Jonas Brothers stop by ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" to show some love, support and help for the Akers family, whose oldest child Christian has Chrohn's Disease and two daughters, Brooke and Faith, are suffering from Spinal Muscular Atrophy that left them confined to their beds. Besides having meet-and-greet session with the young children, the brothers also sang them a song.
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Two More Horror Flicks Added to 'After Dark Horrorfest III'

October 06, 2008 03:11:41 GMT

On Sunday, October 5, Bloody-Disgusting reported that two more horror movies, "Dying Breed" and "Autopsy", have fallen into After Dark Horrorfest III's line-up for their "8 Films to Die for". The additional two films join the five previously announced collections that include "From Within", "The Broken", "Slaughter (2009)", "Perkins 14" and "The Butterfly Effect: Revelation".
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Janet Jackson Cancels More Shows Due to Mystery Illness

October 06, 2008 02:28:12 GMT

Janet Jackson was supposed to be back on touring duty on Saturday, October 4 in Greensboro, North Carolina but she has postponed the plan, canceling three more shows due to her mystery illness. Her rep sent an e-mail to Associated Press, announcing that three more shows are scrapped.
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'Beverly Hills Chihuahua' Cementing Its Pawn in Box Office

October 06, 2008 02:17:08 GMT

"Beverly Hills Chihuahua" takes a big bite at the North American three-day weekend box office by debuting at #1 position. Exceeding many expectations with $29.3 million, the Walt Disney Pictures flick about a lost chihuahua trying to find its way home pushes aside last week topper "Eagle Eye" by collecting approximately ten million more than the crime thriller.
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Amy Winehouse Turns to Scientology to Beat Drugs Problem

October 06, 2008 02:13:55 GMT

New report has just surfaced that troubled singer Amy Winehouse is considering a switch to controversial religion Scientology in a bid to kick her drugs habit and get her life back on the right track. British tabloid the Daily Mirror reported the church of Scientology is reaching out to her, urging her to try its Narconon drugs program, which it claims has helped hundreds of people kick the habit.