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Kaleidoscope 2009: Important TV Events (Part 3/4)

December 30, 2009 10:11:43 GMT

People working in the TV world celebrated the arrival of the third quarter of 2009 when the biggest television event, the Emmys, was held in September. Preceded by Creative Emmy Awards, the event was, for some, the eventual payday of their hard work throughout the last year. Also coming into the spotlight is a major change in a very popular show that sent a shock to its fans in the month of August.
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Kaleidoscope 2009: Important Music Events (Part 3/4)

December 30, 2009 10:06:14 GMT

In the third quarter of 2009, several new bands were formed and fall tour dates were announced. Also, some artists decided to leave their record labels and sign a new deal with other companies. One of the artists who called off his professional engagement with his label was young rapper Bow Wow. He jumped from Columbia Records to cash Money.
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Kaleidoscope 2009: Important Movie Events (Part 3/4)

December 30, 2009 10:06:05 GMT

The third quarter of 2009 kaleidoscope continues to put summer of the year under the spotlight. As the recap enters the second half of the busiest movie seasons of the year for the movie industry, AceShowbiz presents the events happening in the months leading to the Fall season. A nearly tie for the top slot at the box office, a thumb up for Michael Jackson's movie "This Is It" and a settlement for "Lord of the Rings" lawsuit were all taking place during this term.
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Kaleidoscope 2009: Important Celebrity Events (Part 3/4)

December 30, 2009 10:00:42 GMT

In between July and September 2009, AceShowbiz reviewed there were scandals, run-in with the laws, deaths, marriages, awards shows, rants and many other things that happened. Those major events were summarized in form of kaleidoscope, which covers occurrences in music, TV, movie, and celebrities' personal life.
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Top 9 Tragic Celebrity Deaths Over the Course of 2009

December 30, 2009 09:53:54 GMT

The past twelve months of 2009 had been rife with the deaths of numerous celebrities, including film and music stars. Some of the high-profile passings came after long battles with disease, while some others as a shock due to the events leading to the death itself. Young age, cause of death, future project, and popularity are the major factors taken into account by AceShowbiz to stress the tragic side of the deaths.
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Video: Lil Wayne Throwing Bittersweet Farewell Concert

December 30, 2009 09:46:28 GMT

Before being sentenced to prison on February 9 [2010], Lil Wayne kicked off a farewell concert in his hometown Monday, December 28. "I'm nothing without you," the rap mogul shouted to the crowd.
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Sometimes I Get Unfortunate With Ladies, Sting Says

December 30, 2009 09:44:24 GMT

Sting hasn't always been successful with the ladies - he's still cringing over one first date which ended when he drove into the sea. The former "The Police" singer was trying to impress a girlfriend by taking her to a popular spot for lovers in Tynemouth, north-east England.
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Britney Spears Is Glad for Dad's Support

December 30, 2009 09:18:49 GMT

Britney Spears has thanked her dad Jamie for helping put her troubled past behind her - insisting she's now "a strong woman." The "Toxic" hitmaker hit headlines when she suffered a breakdown at the start of 2008 following her split from Kevin Federline, which led to her dad being granted conservatorship over her affairs.
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Aaron Johnson Is Not Bothered With Age Gap Between Him and Fiancee

December 30, 2009 09:06:25 GMT

Actor Aaron Johnson has defended the 23-year age difference with fiancee Sam Taylor Wood, insisting they don't acknowledge the gap because they feel they're the same age. The pair fell in love after Taylor Wood cast the 19-year-old in her John Lennon biopic "Nowhere Boy", before announcing their engagement in October.
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Tiger Woods Said Joining Sex Rehab

December 30, 2009 09:05:22 GMT

After being hit with rumor that he had an affair with several women while married to Elin Nordegren, Tiger Woods has reportedly entered a private, upscale rehabilitation facility in Arizona. According to X17online, a source told them that the golfer "has been there for a few days since his handlers forced him to enter the program. They feel that if he blames his cheating on addiction, the public will forgive him."
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Verne Troyer Launches New Interactive Site

December 30, 2009 08:51:00 GMT

"Austin Powers" star Verne Troyer is hoping to get better acquainted with his fans by launching a new social networking website. The actor, who rose to fame as Mini Me in Mike Myers' films, has set up the interactive site "Looking Up" on his official page VerneTroyer.com - and is already busy uploading personal photos and videos for his followers to check out, and encouraging them to post their own snaps.
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Rosie O'Donnell Snapped Holding Hands With a Mystery Woman

December 30, 2009 08:50:04 GMT

Comedienne Rosie O'Donnell has moved on from her romance with Kelli Carpenter - she's been spotted holding hands with another woman in Miami, Florida. The lesbian actress-turned-talk show host recently confirmed she has separated from her wife of five years, later admitting Carpenter moved out of the marital home two years ago.
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Kate Winslet Crowned Sexiest Female Celebrity

December 30, 2009 08:44:34 GMT

Kate Winslet's curves are proving popular - she's topped a poll of the celebrity bodies women would most love to have. The shapely "Titanic" star ranked above British actress Kelly Brook and former Bond girl Halle Berry, who were at number two and three respectively in the survey by U.K. diet company Slimming World.
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Kourtney Kardashian Debuts Her Newborn Son's Photo

December 30, 2009 08:04:33 GMT

Kourtney Kardashian has introduced her and Scott Disick's son, Mason Dash Disick, by gracing the cover of Life and Style latest issue that has been available on newsstands. In the all-white image which was taken eight days after she gave birth to her child on December 14, the reality TV star is posed embracing the baby boy.
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More Details on Kevin Jonas' Fairytale Wedding With Danielle Deleasa

December 30, 2009 07:51:33 GMT

Nearly two weeks after tying the knot with his longtime girlfriend Danielle Deleasa, Kevin Jonas took fans inside his fairytale wedding which was held at Oheka Castle in Long Island on December 19. He said there were an enchanted forest built at the castle and glass slippers in the bride's shoe size.
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A Batch of Cast Photos From 'Spartacus: Blood and Sand' Shared

December 30, 2009 07:16:02 GMT

A look at some of the characters in Starz's new series "Spartacus: Blood and Sand" has been shared through a batch of cast photos. Among those who are featured individually in the images are Andy Whitfield's Spartacus, Lucy Lawless' Lucretia, John Hannah's Batiatus, Peter Mensah's Doctore, Manu Bennett's Crixus, Nick Tarabay's Ashur, Jai Courtney's Varro, Antonio Te Maioho's Barca, and Erin Cummings' Sura.
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Preview of 'House M.D.' 6.11: The Down Low

December 30, 2009 07:13:00 GMT

House will be dealing with a dangerous drugs dealer in the January 25 episode of "House M.D." as seen in its promo which was aired after the closing credits of "The Tyrant" rerun. The "monster who is mysteriously dying" will be coming to House to seek for medical treatment.
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Charlie Sheen's Ex-Wife Denise Richards Vows to Spill Her Guts About 'Everything'

December 30, 2009 06:27:32 GMT

Following her ex-husband Charlie Sheen's domestic violence lawsuit earlier this month, Denise Richards took it to her Twitter to announce that she will, someday, reveal her guts about "everything." She wrote, "Sorry had to vent s*** pisses me off sometimes..one day..I will spill my guts about EVERYTHING."
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Brad Pitt to Make 'Sherlock Holmes' Sequel a Must-See

December 30, 2009 05:57:06 GMT

Brad Pitt is allegedly set to join Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law in the follow-up to "Sherlock Holmes". Following speculation that the "Inglourious Basterds" star will play the villain in the second film, PopEater has just reported that he has been added to the cast for the upcoming movie to play Professor Moriarty.
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First Look at 'Glee' Star Jane Lynch in 'The Cleveland Show'

December 30, 2009 04:59:31 GMT

Jane Lynch, the actress who tackles the role of Sue Sylvester in "Glee", will soon be coming into "The Cleveland Show". How her animated character will look like in this "Family Guy" spinoff has been teased through pictures obtained via Daemon TV. The three stills have Jane's character confronting Roberta.
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New Trailer for 'How to Train Your Dragon' Unveiled

December 30, 2009 04:36:02 GMT

Dreamworks Animation has released a new trailer for adventure movie "How to Train Your Dragon". Opened with footage from the studio's previous animation films, such as "Shrek" and "Kung Fu Panda", the video gives a preview to Hiccup's ups and downs in training an injured dragon until the two become friends.
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Mary J. Blige Added to Performers Line-Up at 2010 People's Choice Awards

December 30, 2009 04:16:14 GMT

Mary J. Blige has been confirmed to make a live performance at the 36th Annual People's Choice Awards. Another star who is set to sing is previously-announced host Queen Latifah. "The Secret Life of Bees" actress will join in an all-star musical number.
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Director R.H. Greene Still Searching For His Jimi Hendrix

December 30, 2009 03:29:01 GMT

The search is on for an unknown to play Jimi Hendrix in a new movie about the guitar great's hoax kidnapping in 1969. Director R.H. Greene is hoping to make a start on his film Slide in early 2010, but he admits he's yet to find his Hendrix.
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Taylor Swift and Taylor Lautner No Longer Dating

December 30, 2009 03:28:38 GMT

It seems that Taylor Swift and Taylor Lautner will spend the rest of 2009 as singles. After playing coy about their romance which was allegedly first ignited when they filmed upcoming comedy-romance "Valentine's Day", the couple has reportedly called it quits.
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Kings of Leon: Some of Our Fans Turn Their Back on Us

December 30, 2009 03:15:48 GMT

Kings of Leon are struggling to come to terms with their success - because their most loyal fans stand with their backs to the group when they play commercial hits "Sex On Fire" and "Use Somebody" at concerts. The four-piece fondly remembers the time they played small clubs and then went drinking with fans, but now those same devotees make it clear they think the band has sold out at shows.
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Kim Kardashian Sued by Cookie Maker for Branding Their Product 'Unhealthy'

December 30, 2009 02:56:23 GMT

Kim Kardashian is sued by Dr. Siegel's Cookie Diet Company. In a legal paper filed in Miami Dade County, Florida on December 29, the manufacturer are seeking for unspecified damages against the TV personality, claiming she has falsely called their product "unhealthy" on her Twitter page.
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Tobey Maguire Has Yet Lost His Wedding Ring

December 30, 2009 02:55:58 GMT

Tobey Maguire's jewelery designer wife Jennifer Meyer feels sure her marriage to Spider-Man is set to last because he hasn't lost the wedding ring she created for him yet. The actor told his bride to design two identical rings for him before they wed in 2007 - because he was convinced he'd lose one. But he still wears the band, which Meyer sees as a sign of luck.
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Mila Kunis Glad for Burning 'The Book of Eli' Filthy Outfit

December 30, 2009 02:45:31 GMT

Actress Mila Kunis was so glad to be done with her filthy outfit from post-apocalypse drama "The Book of Eli" she burned it. The "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" star hated having to don the same dirty clothes every day on the set of the upcoming Denzel Washington film and staged a ceremonial send-off when the film wrapped.
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First Official Images From Channing Tatum's 'The Eagle of the Ninth'

December 30, 2009 02:40:00 GMT

The first look at Focus Features' "The Eagle of the Ninth" has been shared through several brand new stills. Debuted by Yahoo! Movies on Tuesday, December 29, most of the images highlight lead actor Channing Tatum in addition to introducing some other stars.
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Jennifer Garner Has No Plan to Play for Broadway Again

December 30, 2009 02:34:47 GMT

Actress Jennifer Garner has ruled out a speedy return to the Broadway stage because her 2007 stint in New York was too stressful for her family. The "Elektra" star made her Broadway debut opposite Kevin Kline in a production of Cyrano de Bergerac, and won high praise for her performance.
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Former Guns N' Roses' Matt Sorum to Get Married in 2010

December 30, 2009 02:24:17 GMT

Former Guns N' Roses star Matt Sorum is planning a 2010 wedding to longtime girlfriend Ace Harper after confessing he's "fully committed" to the singer. The Velvet Revolver drummer manages Harper's band Darling Stilettos and is now contemplating marriage to the rock star.
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Cher Puts Hawaii Property On Market

December 30, 2009 02:14:37 GMT

Pop superstar Cher is selling off her Hawaii retreat at auction. The Kailua Kona property on Hawaii's Big Island will go under the hammer on January 18, 2010 and is expected to fetch between $8 and $12 million.
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Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz Allegedly to Move In Together

December 30, 2009 02:07:03 GMT

Hip-hop couple Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz have sparked rumors they are set to move in together after they were spotted house hunting in their native New York. Beatz, real name Kasseem Dean, confirmed he is dating Keys in May 2009, after a long and messy split from R&B singer Mashonda.
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Michael Cera: Joining 'Ghostbusters' Is a Dream Come True

December 30, 2009 01:55:20 GMT

Michael Cera is campaigning for a role in the new "Ghostbusters" movie. The "Superbad" actor admits it was a dream come true to work with director Harold Ramis, who starred in the first two spooky movies, in new film "Youth In Revolt".
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Brittany Murphy's Father 'Unknown' on Death Certificate

December 30, 2009 01:17:55 GMT

Brittany Murphy's estranged father has been mysteriously left off the tragic actress' death certificate. Angelo Bertolotti was a notable absence at the star's funeral in Los Angeles on Christmas Eve [Dec 24] - and now he has failed to make it onto the actress' death certificate, which was filed on Tuesday [Dec 20].
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Renee Zellweger And Bradley Cooper Buy Their First Home Together

December 30, 2009 00:47:59 GMT

Renee Zellweger and Bradley Cooper will start the New Year with a new house after reportedly spending $4 million on their first home together. The loved-up couple has only been dating for a few months, but the stars were snapped househunting in early December.
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Jason Segel: Russell Brand's Going to Be A Huge Star

December 30, 2009 00:28:59 GMT

Russell Brand's breakthrough movie role in Forgetting Sarah Marshall was originally intended for Hugh Grant. The film's writer and star Jason Segel has revealed he dreamed up Grant as his onscreen love rival in the film, but had to rejig the part when Brand blew him away at an audition.