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November 05, 2008

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'How I Met Your Mother' May Have Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt's Cameo

November 05, 2008 09:52:26 GMT


"The Hills" couple Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt may have short roles in CBS' sitcom "How I Met Your Mother". As reported by Zap2it's Korbi Ghosh, the series will enroll both reality show stars to have a cameo for upcoming episodes which presumably air in December.

Further report states that Heidi and Spencer will have the same set with Jason Segel, who plays as Marshall Eriksen in the series. Exact airdate and role on the series for Heidi and Spencer will be determined further. There is no confirmation from the network, the stars, including the series' insider regarding the couple's appearance.
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International Teaser Trailer for Steven Soderbergh's 'Che' Released


November 05, 2008 09:31:56 GMT


Optimum Releasing have brought forward an international teaser trailer of Steven Soderbergh's four-hour biopic, "Che". Exclusively previewed by The Telegraph, the video footage compiles both parts of the biopic, "The Argentine" and "Guerrilla", into one and chronicles the journey Ernesto 'Che' Guevara steps into to be one of the iconic people in the history of the world.

Providing a different take from the previous footage released, this teaser is kicked off in the year 1956 when an ordinary Argentine doctor travels to Cuba with one mission in mind, to start a revolutionary. Joining the other eighty rebels to overthrow the corrupt dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista, he soon rises to become one of the prominent guerrilla leaders, who is embraced by his comrades and the Cuban people.
News > Celebrity Gossip

A-List Celebs Comment on Barack Obama's U.S. Presidential Win


November 05, 2008 08:31:20 GMT


Hot on the heels of Barack Obama's election into the White House Tuesday night, November 4, A-list celebs who cast their votes for the Democratic leader expressed their joy in various ways. Some of them shared wise words, whereas the others preferred to host a celebration.

Pop superstar Madonna said, "I'm so f-ing happy right now". Famous talk show host Oprah Winfrey, who has been very vocal in supporting Obama, commented, "There are not even words to talk about what this night means. It's one of the greatest moments I could ever imagine. That's how great it is."
News > Music News

Video Premiere: Ludacris' 'One More Drink' Feat. T-Pain


November 05, 2008 08:29:35 GMT


Following iTunes release of his latest song "One More Drink" on October 28, Ludacris releases a music video for the T-Pain-featuring song. Directed by Chris Robinson, the video was shot on October 20 in Atlanta with cameo appearances from musicians T-Pain and OutKast's Big Boi as well as comedian Katt Williams.

Starting with several men sitting down for a DDA (Drinkers + Daters = Anonymous) meeting with Williams as their mentor, the just-premiered music video displays Ludacris as one of the attendees. As it rolls on, the rapper is seen coming forwards in front of other guys and narrating his experience of getting drunk in a club.
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Barack Obama's First Speech as U.S. President, the Video


November 05, 2008 08:25:56 GMT


Live from Chicago's Grant Park, Barack Obama gives his first speech as the 44th president of United States. Few hours after he officially won the election over Republican John McCain, Obama ascends the stage to thank all Americans who have put the trust in him to make a change in the country.

Together with his wife, Michelle and their two daughters, Malia and Sasha, Obama took center stage, applauded and cheered by the audience. He becomes the first African-American to be elected as the U.S. president. On making such history, Obama opened his speech, saying "If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer."
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After Dark's 'From Within' Gets Two Chilling Clips


November 05, 2008 08:18:18 GMT


Sharing a first look into the horror of "From Within", Celsius Entertainment unleashed two clips cut from the Phedon Papamichael's horror thriller. Both clips consist of more-than-a-minute length footage. They also highlight on young girl being chased around by dark evil, who takes the girl's physical form and makes them do suicide.

A small, God-fearing town of Grovetown has been hit with a series of suicides, causing fear and panic among local residents. While people around her continue to die gruesomely, 18-year-old Lindsay, who is caught in between her Christian upbringing and her desire to experience the outside world, begins to distrust everyone and suspect that she would be the next victim.
News > Celebrity Gossip

David Duchovny and Tea Leoni Working on a Reconciliation


November 05, 2008 07:47:51 GMT


Less than a month after announcing their separation, David Duchovny and Tea Leoni have sparked speculation that they are working on a reconciliation after they were seen celebrating Halloween together in New York. The New York Post which broke the report, quoted a source as informing the estranged married couple looked pretty "mellow and relaxed" during an outing around the Upper East Side on Friday night, October 31 with their kids; Kyd Miller Duchovny and Madelaine West Duchovny.

"They were very cute and were holding hands," the source testified. "They were very cute and were holding hands."
News > Music News

Lindsay Lohan Replaced by Denise Richards as Host of World Music Awards

November 05, 2008 07:45:26 GMT


"Wild Things" star Denise Richards will reportedly take hosting job at 2008 World Music Awards, replacing Lindsay Lohan. No specific reason has been made concerning the reason of choosing Richards over Lohan.

Previously, Lohan was reportedly axed as the event's host after she got furious when the event's organizers asked "Desperate Housewives" hunk Jesse Metcalfe to appear as a co-host with her. "Lindsay was furious that she wasn't the star," a source told The Daily Mirror.
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Two Clips From 'House M.D.' 5.07: The Itch

November 05, 2008 07:37:16 GMT


Two brand new clips from the upcoming episode of "House M.D." have been made available by FOX. Taking on the part where House and Cuddy discuss their kiss, the first clip sees the awkwardness between the two coming to a normal situation. The second clip, meanwhile, shows how the doctors gather to solve their new case.

An agoraphobic man falls ill and refuses to leave his home to be treated at the hospital. Therefore, House and the team go to his home to figure out what might be wrong. Cameron takes charge of the case as she had treated the patient in the past and she and the team figure out ways to treat him at his home. However, the patient's condition worsens and it becomes difficult to treat him at his home, therefore House and the team plan to get the man into the hospital for surgery without causing any problems.
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'Hannah Montana' Episode Canceled From Airing on Disney


November 05, 2008 07:35:32 GMT


"No Sugar, Sugar", the next episode of "Hannah Montana" which was scheduled to air this week, has been pulled from Disney Channel. The series' spokesperson has confirmed that the episode's pull back is due to parents' complaints regarding the story line of a teenager who suffers diabetes.

The spokesperson gives a statement to New York Daily News about the matter, saying "During the scriptwriting stage of the 'Hannah Montana' episode in question, the matter of depicting a character with diabetes was reviewed by our Standards and Practices executives who consulted with medical experts to inform the story and ensure that it was told responsibly."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Jessica Simpson Says Nick Lachey Will Always Be Part of Her Life

November 05, 2008 07:21:26 GMT


In an interview with Cosmopolitan magazine for its December 2008 issue, Jessica Simpson claims her former husband Nick Lachey will always be a part of her life despite their failed marriage. Though so, she does admit that he isn't the one for her that's why she's "marrying the right one" next time.

Jessica and Nick married in October 2002, but divorced in June 2006. They have no children. Following their separation, he then began dating his current girlfriend, MTV VJ Vanessa Minnillo. Jessica, meanwhile, is dating football quarterback Tony Romo after being romantically involved with a number of men.
News > Movie News

Prequel of 'Smokin' Aces' Gets Green Light

November 05, 2008 07:05:37 GMT


"Smokin' Aces Prequel", a prequel movie of 2007 "Smokin' Aces", is on its way to the big screen. On Thursday, October 30, the action comedy's director/producer/writer, Joe Carnahan, announced that the new project is moving forward. "Finally, some actual 'Smokin Aces' news. Universal has officially greenlit the prequel and we are underway," he wrote on his official blog.

Sharing more on the project, the co-writer of "Pride and Glory" also revealed that there will be plenty of cameo appearances. On the same message, he noted simply, "Cameos will abound. Trust me." Meanwhile, whether this project would be a direct-to-DVD prequel or not as what Carnahan has mentioned previously is still unclear.
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Preview of '90210' 1.10: Games People Play

November 05, 2008 06:56:30 GMT


More about Kelly and Dylan will be dished out on the new episode of "90210". Back from her trip, Kelly reveals what happened between her and Dylan during the leave. She also heard rumors about Ryan hooking up with a student and confronts him, all in "Games People Play".

Meanwhile, on Annie's 16th birthday, Naomi sees her kissing Ethan and decides to get back at her by inviting someone from Annie's past to her birthday party. Adrianna has dinner with Navid and his family and finds out that Navid is a virgin. Also, Harry's illegitimate son, Sean (guest star Josh Henderson), visits the Wilson family for the first time.
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Video Premiere: M.I.A.'s 'S.U.S (Save Ur Soul)'


November 05, 2008 06:39:15 GMT


M.I.A. brings out a small-budget music video to promote her latest song "S.U.S (Save Ur Soul)". Directed by herself, the music video begins with a look at a man singing to the camera. When a thunder-like sound is heard, the man put himself aside and gives a woman a chance to appear in front of the camera and continue what he has started.

"S.U.S (Save Ur Soul)" is M.I.A.'s brand new single which features Blaqstarr and is expected to be among other tracks on her digital mini album which is tentatively called "How Many Votes Fix Mix". No release date has been set for the EP.
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Bella Talks About Edward to Mom in New 'Twilight' TV Spot


November 05, 2008 06:18:00 GMT


Counting down to the late November release of "Twilight", another TV spot previewing glimpses of the vampire drama movie has been let out. Opened with a scene in which Bella is sitting on top of her bed while making a phone call to her mother, the new television promo shows Bella telling her mother about the cute guy she comes to know at school. The video also presents the time Edward meets Bella's father and promises him that he would take good care of Bella.

Adapted from Stephenie Meyer's bestselling novel of the same name, "Twilight" is a modern day love story between a vampire and a human. It resolves around seventeen-year-old Isabella 'Bella' Swan, her mysterious vampire classmate, Edward Cullen, and their unlikely romantic relationship. Finding acceptance from one another, their romance blossoms. However, it puts Bella's life in grave danger as Cullen's nemesis, James, comes to the town and sets his eyes on Bella.
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Janet Jackson Won't Reschedule Postponed Shows

November 05, 2008 06:03:55 GMT


There won't be any rescheduling for Janet Jackson's postponed "Rock Witchu" dates. "The remaining Janet Jackson's 'Rock Witchu' tour dates which were postponed due to illness, will not be rescheduled," her representative announces.

Speaking further about the trigger of the rescheduling cancellation, the representative reveals that there have been some "conflicts in the singer's schedule" which force her to scrap off the postponed shows. There has been no official word on whether the tour has officially ended or if more dates will be added in the future.
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Barack Obama Officially Wins 2008 Presidential Contest


November 05, 2008 06:01:39 GMT


CBS newscaster Katie Couric announced in a special election report that Barack Obama is likely to win the election and becomes the 44th and the first African-American president of United States. It comes as a definite projections since the Democratic senator won people's heart by a huge vote compared to that of his opponent's, John McCain.

Couric said, "We have breaking news, momentous news, really: CBS now estimates that because of victories in California, Washington, Oregon and Hawaii, Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois will be the next president of the United States." Face the Nation host Bob Schieffer appearing on the news show too, said "Barack Obama is going to be the next president of the United States."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Anne Hathaway's New Squeeze Identified

November 05, 2008 06:01:38 GMT


Anne Hathaway is back on the dating scene and her new man has been identified as Adam Shulman. According to reports, he is an actor, who is probably most famous for his starring role in NBC's drama "American Dreams".

Late last month, Anne was quoted as telling People magazine she has found a new boyfriend following her split from real estate developer Raffaello Follieri in June. "This guy I know in L.A. is kind of doing it for me right now," so she told the publication. "You know when sometimes you don't know someone very well - you'll probably never see them again - but you just meet them and you're like 'WOW, you really have it going on'?"
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FOX Announces Exact Airdates of '24' Seventh Season's Premiere

November 05, 2008 04:59:49 GMT


Good news for the fans of FOX's action drama series, "24". Long time not seeing Jack Bauer's adventure as the United States' government agent for about 18 months since the sixth season finale in spring 2007, the fans are going to watch its seventh season's premiere in early January 2009.

FOX has announced that January 11 and 12 will be the exact premiere, consisting of two-hour premiere for each date. The four-hours premiere completes the series' episodes to 150, while the seventh season will run until May.
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More Fresh Footage of 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' Crash in Through TV Spots


November 05, 2008 04:49:40 GMT


In support of "The Day the Earth Stood Still", the 20th Century Fox have just presented two brand new television spots for the modern version of the 1951 sci-fi thriller. Bringing several never-before-seen footage, both of the television promos opened with a far shot of glimpsing planet Earth and then it is shown how Klaatu escapes capture.

Remaking the Robert Wise-directed movie of the same name, "Day the Earth Stood Still" tells the story of an alien's arrival to Earth which triggers a global upheaval. Racing to unravel the mystery behind the visitor's appearance, governments and scientists bring in Helen Benson, a microbiologist who works at Princeton University. Though the government sees Klaatu, the alien, as a threat to Earth, Helen and her stepson come to an understanding that Klaatu is actually a "friend to the Earth".
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Video Premiere: Chris Cornell's 'Ground Zero'


November 05, 2008 04:16:55 GMT


Chris Cornell has debuted a music video for his brand new single, "Ground Zero". Shot in Brooklyn with a small crew, the music video includes scenes from the ABC's crime-drama TV series, "Life on Mars".

On the newly-released music video, Cornell plays a shady neighborhood troublemaker while Jason O'Mara, who also lands the part as a detective on the TV series, portrays an officer hot on his tail. On one scene, O'Mara chases Cornell through the streets. During his escape, Cornell crashes to a fast-running car but somehow manages to survive.
News > Celebrity Gossip

The Pussycat Dolls Strip Off to 'Sssh' La Senza Lingerie Line


November 05, 2008 04:09:48 GMT


All the girls in The Pussycat Dolls strip off to Robin Antin's new lingerie line for famous brand La Senza. Nicole Scherzinger, Jessica Sutta, Kimberly Wyatt, Ashley Roberts, and Melody Thornton have all been photographed modeling "Shhh... By Robin Antin," a collection which is inspired by the fivesome's burlesque-style wardrobe.

Serving as the lead vocalist for the all-girl group, Nicole takes center stage in the ad shot with fellow bandmates Jessica and Kimberly on her right side while Ashley and Melody on her left side. She wears black-and-pink-combination bra and knickers that exposes her toned stomach, paired with black tights and knee-high boots. Jessica, Kimberly, Ashley and Melody, meanwhile, model the other "Shhh... By Robin Antin" bras, knickers and corsets that also show off their toned physiques.
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Promo Video of 'Dollhouse' Season 1

November 05, 2008 03:39:08 GMT


The fate of "Dollhouse" is getting brighter as FOX have just released a promo video for its first season. Still tagged with "Coming Soon", the show that comes from the creator of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" is starring Eliza Dushku as the principal character, Echo.

"Dollhouse" is taking the story of a group of people known as the "Dolls" or "Actives" that have their memories erased in order to prepare them for numerous assignments as an agent running under a highly illegal facility. Beyond the action, Echo is seen coming to consciousness of her feeling and soul.
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George Clooney's 'The Lone Ranger' Rumor Slammed

November 05, 2008 03:36:39 GMT


Contrary to the previous rumor, George Clooney hasn't snagged the title character in "The Lone Ranger" movie project. The dismissing of the speculation has been delivered by the "Lone Ranger" producer, Jerry Bruckheimer, himself in an interview with Coming Soon at the London set of "Prince of Persia: Sands of Time".

On the occasion, the 63-year-old denied on the casting confirmation and stressed that before moving on to find the lead actor, the movie should get its director first. "We haven't decided who is going to play the Lone Ranger yet," he said of the matter. "Get a director first and then figure it out."
News > Celebrity Gossip

P. Diddy Promises to DJ for Free at Barack Obama's Inauguration


November 05, 2008 03:22:39 GMT


Making it clear in some public occasions that he supports Democratic candidate Barack Obama to be the next U.S. president, P. Diddy even has promised he will DJ for the politician's inauguration should he win the still on-going election. "I will definitely DJ at the party for free," the hip-hop mogul told the press Tuesday, November 4 when he let cameras into the voting booth with him.

Showing some support for Obama, Diddy willingly delayed having star-studded party to celebrate his 39th birthday, which actually was on Tuesday, the same day the U.S. presidential election took place. He plans to hold a party on the next day "with the hopes of having a grand birthday/Obama celebration," the Associated Press reported.
News > Music News

Simon Cowell Reveals Britney Spears' 'X Factor' Performance Date


November 05, 2008 03:19:07 GMT


Through producer Simon Cowell, Britney Spears is said to appear at U.K. talent show, "X Factor", on November 15. According to News of the World, Cowell spilled the beans during a drunken night at the exclusive Mr Chow restaurant in London.

Concerning the ITV1's upcoming show, Cowell said he is thrilled and looks forward to it. "I'm really excited about it, because she's got her act together now and the new record's terrific," he noted. "She's come back from a very dark place and is a great artist."
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'National Treasure 3' and 'Pirates of the Caribbean 4' Being Written


November 05, 2008 03:06:56 GMT


With all the speculations circulating around the next installment of "National Treasure" and "Pirates of the Caribbean", producer Jerry Bruckheimer has come out to set things straight on the development of "National Treasure 3" and "Pirates of the Caribbean 4". On Tuesday, November 4, the filmmaker sat down with ComingSoon and a group of journalists to confirm that both of the proposed projects are currently being written.

Speaking on the London set of "Prince of Persia: Sands of Time", Bruckheimer explained, "We've sat with the writers and we're working up the story and plotlines right now. They're in the process of finishing 'The Lone Ranger' so they're working on both of those simultaneously, same set of writers, Elliot and Rossio, who did all three 'Pirates' and worked on 'National Treasure (2)'."
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'Gossip Girl' Music Video, Introducing Jenny's Designs

November 05, 2008 02:48:04 GMT


The CW have released a music video for "Gossip Girl", focusing its storyboard on Jenny. The clip is made to introduce Jenny's new clothing line, J Humphrey Designs which she creates after quitting her internship at Waldorf House of Design.

The music accompanying the video is that by Blonde Acid Cult, titled "Calypso". Agnes, a model who befriends Jenny while she's still at Waldorf and the one who encourages Jenny to step up the game at work, appears in the video too, modeling the clothes alongside several other models. Clips from the episodes when Jenny came to know Agnes and went wild with her are also intercepted in the video.
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Video Premiere: Jadakiss' 'By My Side' Feat. Ne-Yo


November 05, 2008 02:30:37 GMT


Rapper Jadakiss premieres a music video in support of his new single "By My Side". Ne-Yo, who is featured on the song, also makes a cameo appearance on the music video, taking turn singing the song with Jadakiss.

"By My Side", produced by Eric Hudson, is the first single off Jadakiss' third major studio album "The Last Kiss". Due to be dropped on December 9 in the U.S., the effort is confirmed to carry a new single titled "Letter to B.I.G." where the Def Jam's artist teams up with Faith Evans.
News > Movie News

Beyonce Knowles' 'Cadillac Records' Welcomes Trailer


November 05, 2008 02:21:45 GMT


Following the outing of "Cadillac Records" TV spot late October, a brand new trailer of the drama musical movie has been unveiled. Presented firstly through Yahoo! Movies, the trailer gives more glimpses into the blues and the drama the TriStar Pictures movie is offering. It also introduces some of the main characters, including Adrien Brody's Leonard Chess, Jeffrey Wright's Muddy Waters, Columbus Short's Little Walter and Beyonce Knowles's Etta James.

Chronicling the story of how the blues became popular and gave birth to rock and roll, "Records" follows an ambitious young Polish emigrant Leonard Chess as he builds his recording business, the Chess Records, and his recording artists as they struggle between their business and personal matters. Starting it all with the hiring of blues musician combo, Muddy Waters and Little Walter, Chess puts together his line of musicians and treats them like a family.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Heidi Klum Dances Around in Underwear for Computer Game Ad, the Video


November 05, 2008 02:18:46 GMT


Heidi Klum shows her wild side, dancing around in her underwear and performing the dance moves of Joel Goodsen, a character made famous by Tom Cruise in the 1983 movie "Risky Business", for the latest commercial of computer game "Guitar Hero: World Tour." In the more-than-30-second ad, which can be watched after the jump, she is seen donning black underwear and playing a guitar to Bob Seger's classic track, "Old Time Rock & Roll."

At the beginning of the ad, Klum is seen wearing a white shirt and a pair of white socks. She moves her head back and forth to the music with both of her hands busy rocking her guitar. Then she sheds off her clothes and starts moving around in what looks like a living room, stepping her feet on the table and throwing herself into to the sofa, still busting out her best rock star moves.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Selena Gomez Disagrees With Carrie Underwood's Political View


November 05, 2008 02:03:56 GMT


Unlike Carrie Underwood, who thinks that celebrities shouldn't publicly share their political affiliations, Selena Gomez thinks it's good for celebrities to get involved in the political campaign, reasoning their popularity can help encourage people to be aware of the political issues. Despite her young age, the Disney sensation has been active this election season, encouraging kids to educate themselves on the issue.

Carrie, not following in the footsteps of many other Hollywood notable figures, prefers to keep her political affiliation private. She wouldn't share with the press which candidate she's backing to be the next U.S. president. "There is someone I do support, but I don't support publicly," so she tells the newest issue of TV Guide magazine. "I lose all respect for celebrities when they back a candidate."
 
 
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