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December 17, 2008

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Metallica's Guitar Hero Video Game to Be Unveiled in 2009

December 17, 2008 09:23:14 GMT

Rock band Metallica have confirmed on their official site that they are getting Guitar Hero video game treatment. "It's the worst kept secret in rock-n-roll but we're here now to finally confirm that there will indeed be an all-Metallica Guitar Hero game released in the first half (!?) of 2009," the band wrote in a post.
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'Seven Pounds' Hits Los Angeles for Red Carpet Treatment

December 17, 2008 09:17:57 GMT

Less than a week from its debut in U.S. theaters, "Seven Pounds" rolled down red carpet in Los Angeles for its premiere celebration. Held at Mann Village Theatre in Westwood on Tuesday, December 16, the special screening event was highlighted with the streaming in of many Hollywood celebrities.
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MTV Greenlight Eight Non-Scripted Series

December 17, 2008 08:37:44 GMT

MTV's original programming line-up is expanding with eight original non-scripted series getting the thumbs up from the entertainment network. With the titles, like "Nitro Circus", "Daddy's Girls", "The Girls of Hedsor Hall" and "MTV's Untitled Performing Arts Reality Project", the new shows coming up over the next several months will be produced by the likes of Johnny Knoxville, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, Donald Trump, Nick Lachey, and others.
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A Clip of 'Numb3rs' 5.10: Frienemies Guest Starring Colin Hanks

December 17, 2008 08:16:28 GMT

A clip from the December 19 episode of "Numb3rs" has been released by CBS. The episode is called "Frienemies", and apt to its title, Charlie will be forced to work with his rival Marshall Penfield to solve a case where a grad vigilante group goes after a known criminal mastermind.
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Tom Cruise Has Some Exceptional Things for Katie Holmes' 30th B'Day

December 17, 2008 08:14:01 GMT

Katie Holmes is about to celebrate her 30th birthday Thursday, December 18 and her actor husband Tom Cruise has openly told Access Hollywood he has something special for her. "I've got some special things ... that I have in store for her," he said at the premiere of his new movie, "Valkyrie," in New York City on Monday night, December 15. "It's gonna be a great day for her."
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Same Black Eyed Peas Energy on Upcoming 'The E.N.D'

December 17, 2008 08:13:59 GMT

One of the Black Eyed Peas' members Taboo opened up that the band's forthcoming fifth studio album "The E.N.D (The Energy Never Dies)" will be loaded with the same energy the band had in previous albums. "Same Black Eyed Pea energy. A lot of international inspiration," he said.
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Video Premiere: Young Jeezy's 'Who Dat'

December 17, 2008 07:29:33 GMT

A music video promoting Young Jeezy's brand new song "Who Dat" has made its way out. Produced by Gabriel Hart, the video is co-produced by RayGun from Southern Trees Film Group and has rapper Ice Cube making a cameo appearance.
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'Watchmen' Trial Date Pushed Back

December 17, 2008 07:13:35 GMT

The legal battle over "Watchmen" won't be resolving any time soon. Initially set to be brought in front of the court on January 6, 2009, the trial date for the rights to the action adventure movie has been moved back two weeks to January 20, 2009. Variety reported that the new date was set by Los Angeles federal judge Gary Allen Feess on Monday, December 15.
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P. Diddy Throws Intimate Birthday Bash for Kim Porter

December 17, 2008 07:03:11 GMT

Former longtime partners P. Diddy and Kim Porter celebrated her 38th birthday together at Murano Restaurant & Lounge in West Hollywood on Monday night, December 15. The twosome was joined in the party, which the music mogul held for the model, by nearly 30 guests that include some of their celebrity friends.
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Preview of 'Momma's Boys' 1.02

December 17, 2008 06:51:27 GMT

The second episode of "Momma's Boys" that will return on screen Monday, December 22 has been previewed. Premiered on Tuesday, November 16 via NBC, the reality show started off with a bang in the shape of Khalood Bojanowski, aka Mrs. B. The 50-year-old who is one of the mothers participating in the show started a racial rant with one of the black girls.
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Usher Wants Teenagers to Direct His Music Video

December 17, 2008 06:47:47 GMT

Usher is holding a contest to give teenagers a once-in-a-lifetime chance of filming a music video for him. Those who want to join the contest must be at the age of 13 to 18 years old.
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Mark Ruffalo Gets a Detective Visit in 'What Doesn't Kill You' New Clip

December 17, 2008 06:27:22 GMT

MTV has brought forth an exclusive clip of the upcoming "What Doesn't Kill You". With the running time of about a minute, the snippet to the gritty Boston crime drama shows the time Brian whose criminal way of life is beginning to spiral dangerously out of control gets a visit from Moran, a local police detective.
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Afraid of Bad Press, Vanessa Hudgens Called Off B'Day Bash at Chateau Marmont

December 17, 2008 06:22:28 GMT

Vanessa Hudgens, as reported by E! News, called off her planned 20th birthday party at Chateau Marmont upon fear of bad press that might be addressed to her due to the fact that the hot spot is a bar. E! News reported that matter as being informed by a restaurant source.
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Video Premiere: The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus' 'You Better Pray'

December 17, 2008 06:08:14 GMT

A music video aimed to promote The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus' first single "You Better Pray" off upcoming third studio LP "Lonely Road" has been premiered. Starting with a look at a quiet school ground, it quickly changes to a scene showing a boy sitting on one of the library chairs, seemingly to be bored.
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Halle Berry and Tyler Perry to Host 40th NAACP Image Awards

December 17, 2008 04:55:57 GMT

In a press release, it was announced that the 40th Annual NAACP Image Awards has hired Halle Berry and screenwriter Tyler Perry to host the show. The nominations will be revealed on January 7 while the prize-handing ceremony will take place on February 12 at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and aired live by FOX at 8:00 P.M. ET.
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French Teaser Trailer of 'Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard' Found

December 17, 2008 04:54:53 GMT

The sequel to "Arthur and the Invisibles", "Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard", has been previewed through an international teaser. A minute long, the video footage teases out that ten moons have passed and now Arthur is going to get a welcoming party from the Minimoys. But, while everybody is having fun, Maltazard goes to the human world to have his revenge.
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Robert Pattinson, One of MTV News' Men of the Year

December 17, 2008 04:41:59 GMT

Becoming a household name ever since he starred as Edward Cullen in vampire blockbuster "Twilight", Robert Pattinson is counted by MTV News as one of its Men of the Year. The British actor is listed at No. 4, right behind Joe Jonas of the Jonas Brothers who is at No. 3 and one spot ahead of Robert Downey Jr. who is ranked 5th.
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Justin Timberlake and T.I.'s Duet Song 'If I' Comes Out

December 17, 2008 04:31:55 GMT

A new song claimed as a collaborative single between Justin Timberlake and T.I. has been available for stream. Entitled "If I", the track is reportedly produced by Timbaland. However, there is no word on whether the song will be appearing on either Justin's upcoming third album or T.I.'s next LP.
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Kristin Kreuk and Chris Klein Dish on 'Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li'

December 17, 2008 04:21:12 GMT

While not much has been shared on the upcoming "Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li", two of the action film's stars, Kristin Kreuk and Chris Klein, gave out bits of information about the movie as well as their experiences working for it. In an interview with Sci Fi Wire, the two gushed that "Chun-Li" stays true to the original video game.
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Sneak Peek to 'Wizards of Waverly Place' 2.11: Plan B

December 17, 2008 04:08:26 GMT

"Wizards of Waverly Place" will still be airing on Disney Channel until the end of the year, with an episode called "Plan B". The last episode of 2008 will air on December 31, showing what Alex and Justin prefer to be in case they don't make it to become a wizard.
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Demi Lovato Wears Glasses and Sweatpants Around Jonas Brothers

December 17, 2008 03:57:31 GMT

Trying her best to quash rumors of her dating one of the Jonas Brothers, Demi Lovato tells Seventeen's prom/winter special issue, "I even put on my glasses and wear sweatpants around them." Of that she explains, "because you wouldn't put makeup on for just your brothers."
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Jessica Alba Also On Board 'The Office' Post Super Bowl Episode

December 17, 2008 03:52:20 GMT

Not only Jack Black would be on board the new episode of "The Office", but also Jessica Alba. The actress has just been reported to fill the guest-starring slot, and like Black, she will play as herself. Alba will be starring in the bootlegged movie that the staff of Dunder Mifflin try to secretly watch at the office.
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No Doubt's Next LP Underway, May Not Be Dropped in 2009

December 17, 2008 03:32:46 GMT

Following Adrian Young's statement saying that No Doubt will still be working on their sixth major studio effort next year, speculation has swirled in the media claiming that there will be no new record in 2009. "We've been working on a new record off and on now for a bit of time, and we're going to continue to work on a new record next year," he said at the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas in Los Angeles.
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'The Dark Knight' Is Austin Film Critics' Best of 2008

December 17, 2008 03:30:53 GMT

"The Dark Knight" keeps on collecting more and more nominations and awards from various film critics association. On Tuesday, December 16, the summer's blockbuster superhero movie has been named the year's Best Film by the Austin Film Critics Association (AFCA) at its fourth end-of-the-year awards.
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Pete Wentz Recalls First Sex With Ashlee Simpson, Dishes on Her Boobs Size

December 17, 2008 03:19:01 GMT

Interviewed by Howard Stern for his "Howard Stern Show" on Sirius/XM on Tuesday morning, December 16, Pete Wentz told all to the radio host from his sex life with wife Ashlee Simpson, pre and post giving birth, to her current boobs size. "We have an amazing sex life," so he said. "Texas girls are fun."
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Two Webclips of '90210' 1.12: Hello, Goodbye, Amen

December 17, 2008 02:53:29 GMT

The CW have released two webclips that give a sneak peek to the new episode of "90210" when it returns on January 6, 2009. The first one, titled "Goodnight Annie", shows Annie's face-to-face encounter with Sean while the second one, called "Unbelievable" is on Kelly coming to Brenda's front step.
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Paul Rudd-Starrer 'I Love You, Man' Welcomes Trailer

December 17, 2008 02:49:47 GMT

After being previewed by Access Hollywood, "I Love You, Man" trailer has made its way out via Yahoo! Movies. Uncovering more of the story behind Paul Rudd's character search for his perfect best man, the trailer follows the newly engaged and successful real estate agent on a series of bizarre and awkward "man-dates" which leads him to his newfound "bro".
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Katy Perry and Travis McCoy Rumored to Be Engaged

December 17, 2008 02:34:27 GMT

Rumors have been mounting that Katy Perry and her boyfriend Travis McCoy of band Gym Class Heroes are engaged. The New York Daily News' Gatecrasher is the first to bring that matter to public's notice.
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Scarlett Johansson Talks Plans for Another Album

December 17, 2008 02:29:30 GMT

Scarlett Johansson revealed her plan to enter the recording booth for sophomore studio album. "I would love to do another album," the actress told MTV while promoting her forthcoming movie "The Spirit".
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Closer Look at Hermione in 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince'

December 17, 2008 02:14:45 GMT

Another photo from "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" has leaked out. This time, it displays Emma Watson's Hermione. Coming from ScarPotter, the new picture presents Hermione in The Great Hall looking a bit worried with her hands holding on what seems to be the latest issue of The Daily Prophet.
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Hilary Duff Dishes on Virginity and Lap Dances

December 17, 2008 02:06:30 GMT

In companion to her saucy poses for some pictures featured on Maxim's January 2009 issue, Hilary Duff also discusses with the magazine such major issues like her virginity and the false media stories about her. Besides, she also breaks her silence on her love relationship with boyfriend Mike Comrie.
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Video Premiere: N.E.R.D's 'Sooner or Later'

December 17, 2008 01:48:30 GMT

A music video supporting N.E.R.D's song "Sooner or Later" has been debuted. According to Emmett Malloy, one of The Malloys who directed the video, "It's really about the market kinda going down and it ends in a pretty hopeful way."