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January 26, 2010

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Victoria Adams Asked to Design Dubai Luxury Hotel

January 26, 2010 10:17:47 GMT

Victoria Adams is in talks to help design a luxury hotel in Dubai, after the country's ruler wrote the former Spice Girls a personal email requesting her help with the project, according to a U.K. Report. The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Sheik Mohammed Bin Rashid al-Maktoum, met the former pop star when she was on vacation in the Gulf in 2009 with her husband, soccer star David Beckham.
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Demi Lovato Gets 'Ecstatic' When Meeting Kelly Clarkson

January 26, 2010 10:13:45 GMT

Teen star Demi Lovato was so "ecstatic" when she met her idol Kelly Clarkson, she asked to hug her three times. The Disney singer/actress has been an avid fan of the "Since U Been Gone" hitmaker since she rose to fame on the first season of "American Idol" in 2002.
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Ben Affleck Responds to His Wife's Confession About His Seductive Emails

January 26, 2010 10:07:19 GMT

Ben Affleck has chastised his wife Jennifer Garner, after she embarrassed him by revealing he pursued her with a string of seductive emails. Garner, who married the "Pearl Harbor" star in 2005, said in a recent interview with Parade magazine that Affleck had wooed her online, gushing that he's "sexy and kind" and a "very persuasive writer".
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T.I. Faces Copyright Infringement Lawsuit


January 26, 2010 10:04:02 GMT

T.I. is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit over his Grammy-award winning track "What You Know". Rapper Motoe Blizzid, real name Nathan Filby, alleges T.I. used parts of his 2004 song Reverence, which was distributed to industry insiders, for his own track.
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David Arquette Upset Over Weight Jibe Directed to Courteney Cox


January 26, 2010 10:03:06 GMT

Courteney Cox's husband David Arquette has defended the former "Friends" star after a New York Times blogger made jibes about her weight. The actor, who married his "Scream" co-star in 1999, was outraged when a fashion pundit poked fun at the actress and her pal Jennifer Aniston at the recent Golden Globe Awards, suggesting both had "put on a little weight."
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Dolce and Gabbana Scared to Make a Deal With Madonna

January 26, 2010 10:00:26 GMT

Top Italian fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana had to think twice before approaching Madonna and asking her to be the new face of their luxury label, because they feared a business deal would sour their friendship.
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Ozzy Osbourne Says No to Black Sabbath Reunion


January 26, 2010 09:56:48 GMT

Ozzy Osbourne has wrecked fans' hopes for another Black Sabbath reunion, insisting the group is like an ex-girlfriend he no longer wants to date. The rocker refuses to rule out another tour with his old bandmates, but insists it isn't something he's planning for the immediate future.
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Winner of 'America's Next Top Model' Signs Deal With Top Designer


January 26, 2010 09:54:25 GMT

Top designer Alexander McQueen has hired Tyra Banks' protege as the face of his spring/summer 2011 collection. Nicole Fox, who won Bank's reality contest "America's Next Top Model" in 2009, will feature on print and multi-media ads for the Brit.
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New Clips for Channing Tatum's 'Dear John' Come Out


January 26, 2010 09:50:51 GMT

Some brand new clips to "Dear John" have been made available for viewing pleasure. The first video shows Amanda Seyfried being introduced to Channing Tatum's on-screen father. The other fresh snippet which was debuted by Hulu, meanwhile, features the couple who has to bid their farewell.
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Bill Murray on Crutch Due to Ski Accident

January 26, 2010 09:46:51 GMT

Actor Bill Murray was hopping around on a crutch at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, January 24, after injuring himself in a ski accident. The "Lost In Translation" star was in so much pain from his injured leg, he had to sit and cool down his knee with a bucket full of ice at the film event in Utah, according to RadarOnline.com.
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Star of 'Bonanza' Pernell Roberts Dies at 81


January 26, 2010 09:43:22 GMT

"Bonanza" and "Trapper John, M.D." star Pernell Roberts has died at his home in California, aged81. The Georgia native, who played Adam Cartwright in "Bonanza", started his acting career onstage in New York.
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Dennis Hopper Accused of Threatening to Kill His Estranged Wife

January 26, 2010 09:42:49 GMT

Dennis Hopper's fifth wife has accused the star of allegedly threatening to kill her and smoking pot in front of their six-year-old daughter, according to legal papers. The 73-year-old actor filed for divorce from Victoria Duffy, citing irreconcilable differences, earlier this month.
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Gary Coleman Releases Statement After Jail


January 26, 2010 09:40:04 GMT

Actor Gary Coleman has spoken out after his release from a Utah jail, following his arrest for allegedly attacking his wife Shannon. The former child star was arrested and jailed on Sunday, January 24 after police were called to his home, but no criminal charges were filed.
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Mel Gibson Once Quit Acting After Filming 'Signs'

January 26, 2010 09:28:58 GMT

Mel Gibson temporarily quit acting after starring in "Signs"- because he felt like a "ham-fisted dinosaur" on the set of M. Night Shyamalan's 2002 movie. The movie star has spent eight years refusing to step in front of the camera because he had such an unpleasant experience making "Signs".
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Dirty Money's Music Video for 'Angels' Remix Feat. Rick Ross

January 26, 2010 09:22:25 GMT

P. Diddy's Hip-Hop group Dirty Money have re-worked their single "Angels" and now they are premiering its accompanying music video. At the beginning of the video, the band's female personnel Kalenna and Dawn Richard are counting cash, while Diddy is seen getting down on his knees and praying.
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PETA Slamming Kanye West as 'Pathetic Idiot'

January 26, 2010 09:14:42 GMT

A top official at the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has slammed controversial rapper Kanye West as a "pathetic idiot" for donning a fur coat during Men's Fashion Week in Paris, France. The "Stronger" hitmaker and his model girlfriend Amber Rose showed off floor-length lynx pelts during the annual event last week, January 22, - but their fashion choices have made them prime targets for PETA campaigners.
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Joss Stone Says Brits Hate Her

January 26, 2010 09:03:08 GMT

Singer Joss Stone is baffled by the reaction of her critics in the U.K. - because she feels "hated" by a large section of the British public. The "You Had Me" hitmaker has been slammed for her quirky dress sense and received a barrage of harsh comments when she affected a fake American accent onstage at the 2007 Brit Awards.
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Video Premiere: Danny Gokey's 'My Best Days Are Ahead of Me'


January 26, 2010 08:50:10 GMT

Danny Gokey has a music video coming out. Filmed to support his debut single "My Best Days Are Ahead of Me", it follows the singer who finished third at the "American Idol" season 8 as he is singing the song in an abandoned warehouse.
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It's the End for Chelsea Handler and Ted Harbert

January 26, 2010 08:43:06 GMT

It is now confirmed that Chelsea Handler and boyfriend of four years Ted Harbert are no longer together. A rep of E!, the network where she hosts "Chelsea Lately", has released a statement to Us Magazine, saying that the couple no longer lives under the same roof.
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Kourtney Kardashian's Post-Pregnancy Picture Is Photoshopped


January 26, 2010 08:42:36 GMT

A picture which shows Kourtney Kardashian looking thinner after only seven days from delivering her first baby turns out to be fake. Kourtney revealed that the photo of her holding her first baby has been edited by OK! Magazine.
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On Set Pics of 'Knight and Day': Tom Cruise Goes for Action

January 26, 2010 08:38:33 GMT

Several on set pictures from "Knight & Day" which stars Tom Cruise have been found. Being photographed on the shooting location in Los Angeles, California on Monday, January 25, the lead actor was seen doing his own risky stunts from running next to a truck to jumping and hanging on a pole.
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'Chuck' 3.06 Preview: New Intersect Built

January 26, 2010 08:22:35 GMT

Someone has built a new intersect and makes use of the skill to combat for The Ring. In "Chuck" February 1 episode, Chuck gets his very own asset who is caught up with The Ring. He thinks he can handle his asset all on his own but Sarah and Casey feel the need to intercede.
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MGMT Inspired by Kanye West and Lady GaGa in New Album

January 26, 2010 08:17:15 GMT

Rockers MGMT channeled Kanye West and Lady GaGa for their second album - as they tried to imagine what life is like for superstars in the spotlight. The "Time To Pretend" hitmakers won over fans and critics alike with their 2007 debut "Oracular Spectacular", and the New York duo admits they struggled to come to terms with their worldwide success.
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Leonardo DiCaprio's Attacker to Be Extradited to the U.S.

January 26, 2010 07:55:42 GMT

A woman accused of hitting Leonardo DiCaprio in the face with a glass during a Hollywood party in 2005 will be extradited from Canada to the U.S. to face charges. Former model Aretha Wilson attended a party at the Hollywood Hills home of Paris Hilton's ex Rick Salomon when she allegedly slashed the actor's face.
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Bob Dylan to Fly to Europe to Exhibit His Paintings

January 26, 2010 07:55:21 GMT

Folk rocker-turned-artist Bob Dylan is to treat fans in Europe to an exhibition of his paintings. The "Blowin' In The Wind" hitmaker has spent his downtime from music creating impressionistic drawings for years.
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Ryan Tedder to Give Alicia Keys Song to Cheryl Cole

January 26, 2010 07:45:03 GMT

Involved in the making of Cheryl Cole's first U.S. solo album, Ryan Tedder wants to give the song he wrote for Alicia Keys to the Girls Aloud singer. "There's a song I did with Alicia Keys that was finished too late for her album and I'm convinced it's the perfect song for Cheryl Cole," he told Digital Spy.
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Jay-Z Offers Incentive to Arsenal

January 26, 2010 07:29:39 GMT

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z is lending his support to top London soccer club Arsenal - he's offered the players an all-expenses paid trip to New York if they win a trophy this season. The rapper previously confessed his love for the team and was sent VIP tickets to an Arsenal game the last time he visited the British capital.
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Forest Whitaker to Headline 'Criminal Minds' Spin-Off


January 26, 2010 07:22:30 GMT

After reportedly a lengthy on- and off- negotiations, Forest Whitaker is in final stages to star in a spin-off to "Criminal Minds". His character, named Cooper, will be introduced in an episode of "Criminal Minds" later this season and go on headlining a new unit which makes the basis of the not-yet-titled project.
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Rick Ross and Chrisette Michele Shooting 'Mafia Music 2' Video


January 26, 2010 07:13:56 GMT

Rick Ross has recorded a sequel to his song "Mafia Music" with Chrisette Michele providing additional verses on the hook. In support of the track, he then films a music video with the help from DJ Khaled and Triple C as cameos in addition to Chrisette.
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Elton John to Perform at Mexico's Archaeological Site

January 26, 2010 07:04:19 GMT

Elton John will follow in the footsteps of opera greats Luciano Pavarotti and Placido Domingo when he performs at the archaeological site of Chichen Itza in Mexico in late 2010. The "Rocket Man: Number Ones" will be taking to the stage at the Mayan ruins on April 3, singing in the same spot as Pavarotti did in 1997 and Domingo in 2008. British soprano Sarah Brightman also performed at the historical attraction in 2009.
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Kristen Stewart Flashes Her Butt in 'Welcome to the Rileys'


January 26, 2010 07:04:17 GMT

It has been known that Kristen Stewart plays a stripper in "Welcome to the Rileys" though it cannot be seen in a recently released clip from the movie. However, the contributors to Trailer Park Movies's MySpace Blog who had a chance to watch the premiere of the film at 2010 Sundance Film Festival reported that the actress has shown off a little bit of her skin while doing a racy scene.
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Corinne Bailey Rae Backed Out From Making Music After Her Husband's Death

January 26, 2010 07:00:32 GMT

British soul singer Corinne Bailey Rae refused to listen to music or spend any time alone for a year after her husband's tragic death in 2008. The "Put Your Records On" hitmaker was devastated when 31-year-old saxophonist Jason Rae was found dead in an apartment in Leeds, England, with traces of cocaine and ecstasy in his blood.
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Shakira's 'She Wolf' Gets Caught in Lawsuit

January 26, 2010 06:54:54 GMT

The artist who designed the cover of Shakira's album "She Wolf" has filed suit against the pop star's label Sony - alleging company bosses owe him $64,000. Art director Lee Swillingham signed a $63,000 contract with the company in Spring 2009 for his services and was paid half the sum up front, reports the New York Post.
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'House M.D.' 6.13 Preview: NFL or Death

January 26, 2010 06:45:54 GMT

Next week on "House M.D.", a football player is in dilemma whether to have a bed rest or fight for his college's team. House and the team rush to treat the ailing star in time for the patient to compete in NFL tryouts. But when the patient experiences an onslaught of varied and unusual symptoms, the team has trouble reaching a consensus on how to effectively treat him in time.
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Lucy Lawless Desperate to Star in 'Xena' Movie


January 26, 2010 06:41:27 GMT

Actress Lucy Lawless is calling on movie bosses to adapt "Xena: Warrior Princess" for the big screen - because she fears fans will lose interest in the fantasy series if it's revived for TV. The New Zealand-born star is best known for playing the warrior pin-up in the cult program, which she is desperate to see brought back to life as a feature film.
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Big Mike Allegedly Disqualified From 'American Idol'


January 26, 2010 06:31:15 GMT

Michael Lynche, a contestant of "American Idol" from St. Petersburg, has to swallow the bitter pill of early elimination since rumor has it, he is disqualified from the Top 24. Lynche is removed from the competition because his father confirmed to a Tampa Bay paper that his son has made it to the Top 24.
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Nicole Scherzinger and Jay Sean Working on a Duet

January 26, 2010 06:17:48 GMT

Earlier this week, Nicole Scherzinger and Jay Sean broadcast on Ustream live from Miami. Without explaining what they are working on in the state, the two promise something big is set to happen. Rumor has it, they are crafting a joint track for Nicole's forthcoming solo studio album "Her Name Is Nicole".
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Saoirse Ronan Drops Out of Irish Boarding School


January 26, 2010 06:00:29 GMT

Teen actress Saoirse Ronan has quit a boarding school in Ireland - blaming some of her teachers for giving her a "hard time" over her movie success. "The Lovely Bones" star received critical acclaim for her Oscar-nominated performance in 2007's "Atonement" and is tipped as one of Hollywood's most promising young stars.
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John Travolta's 'From Paris With Love' Releases New Red Band Clip

January 26, 2010 05:54:52 GMT

Lionsgate Films has shared another sneak peek to "From Paris with Love" by releasing a new age-restricted clip. Coming out via Trailer Park Movies's MySpace Blog, the video provides a preview to Jonathan Rhys-Meyers who is adamant that he will not kill anyone. In contrary, his new partner John Travolta has no hesitation to shoot his enemies.
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'A Prophet' Dominates 2010 Cesar Awards Noms

January 26, 2010 04:59:05 GMT

Prison drama "A Prophet" is leading the way at France's most prestigious prize-giving ceremony - garnering a massive 13 nominations at the upcoming Cesar Awards. The film leads categories including Best Picture and Best Director, for Jacques Audiard, as well as garnering nods for its star Tahar Rahim, who is up for Best Actor and Best Newcomer.
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P. Diddy Spends Massive Expense for His Son's Birthday


January 26, 2010 04:53:49 GMT

P. Diddy spared no expense for his son's 16th birthday - he handed the teen a brand new sportscar and a cheque for $10,000 at a lavish bash on Saturday, January 23. The rapper hosted a red carpet party for his son Justin Dior and 1,000 pals at New York City's M2 Ultralounge nightclub, and invited MTV cameras to film the event for the network's reality series "My Super Sweet 16", about teenagers' over-the-top birthday celebrations.
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Ex 'Bachelor' Matt Grant Pimping Bride in New Show

January 26, 2010 04:50:11 GMT

Matt Grant from "The Bachelor" fame is coming back to television through a new reality show titled "Pimp My Bride". The contestant of "Bachelor" season 12 confirmed to Us Magazine on Saturday, January 23 that the new show is "an organic follow-up to the Bachelor."
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Orlando Bloom Wants to Reprise Legolas in 'The Hobbit'


January 26, 2010 04:40:56 GMT

While filmmakers have been busy looking for actors of "The Hobbit", they will not have to hold an audition if they plan to feature Legolas in the upcoming adventure movie. Orlando Bloom, who has played the character in "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, has said that he would love to reprise the Elf archer if Peter Jackson wanted him for his new film.
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'Hope for Haiti' Compilation Album to Take No. 1 Spot on Hot 200


January 26, 2010 04:39:25 GMT

Contrary to previous prediction which suggested Susan Boyle would return to the top slot of Billboard Hot 200, "Hope for Haiti" star-studded compilation album is estimated to rule the chart next week. The charity effort is suggested to easily pull in around 150,000 downloads.
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'All My Children' Star James Mitchell Passed Away From Pneumonia


January 26, 2010 04:18:07 GMT

American soap star James Mitchell has died following complications from pneumonia. The actor, who became known for his role as ruthless tycoon Palmer Cortland on longrunning U.S. TV series "All My Children", passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Friday, January 22 at the age of 89.
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'Glee' Star Jane Lynch Set to Marry Girlfriend

January 26, 2010 04:17:15 GMT

Jane Lynch will walk down the aisle with her partner, Dr. Lara Embry this spring. The "Glee" actress told New York Times' Carpetbagger blog during 67th Annual Golden Globes on Sunday, January 17 that she has a plan to marry her girlfriend in May, about one year after they met for the first time.
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Arctic Monkeys and Kasabian Lead Nominations of 2010 NME Awards

January 26, 2010 04:11:51 GMT

The shortlist of this year's nominations at the Shockwaves NME Awards have been revealed on Monday, January 25 during a launch party at the London Tabernacle with a live performance from The Maccabees. Arctic Monkeys and Kasabian lead the pack with six nods each.
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Beyonce Knowles Potentially Judging 'X Factor'

January 26, 2010 03:56:23 GMT

The latest name tossed in as the potential judge of U.S. version of "The X Factor" is Beyonce Knowles. The diva allegedly is on top of Simon Cowell's list beside Paula Abdul. The deal is not yet sealed but Beyonce will be there "in some form".
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Excluded From Reunion, Bernard Butler Wishes Suede the Best of Luck

January 26, 2010 03:56:00 GMT

Bernard Butler has wished his former Suede bandmates good luck as they launch a comeback - after they neglected to ask him to join their reunion. The "Animal Nitrate" hitmakers announced in early January they'll soon be reforming for a charity gig in the U.K. - but Butler's name was excluded from the announcement line-up in favor of guitarist Richard Oakes.
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Mick Jagger Orders Joss Stone to Quit Smoking

January 26, 2010 03:40:39 GMT

Mick Jagger is giving health tips to singer Joss Stone - he keeps ordering her to quit smoking. The Rolling Stones frontman is pals with the "You Had Me" hitmaker and frequently expresses his concern over her tobacco habit, telling her off when she is snapped with a cigarette.
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'Mortal Kombat' Reboot In Works


January 26, 2010 03:34:05 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures is reportedly moving forward with their plan to make a reboot of "Mortal Kombat" film franchise. Bloody Digusting has just learned that the studio has been in talks with Oren Uziel to pen the script of the forthcoming movie. Uziel's screenplay called "Shimmer Lake" once appeared on the 2009 black list, which is a compendium of the year's best unproduced scripts.
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Anjelica Huston Honored on Hollywood Walk of Fame

January 26, 2010 03:25:54 GMT

Anjelica Huston was honored in Los Angeles over the weekend, January 23-24, with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Oscar-winner was on hand to watch as the tribute was unveiled in front of a crowd of her friends and family.
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Adam Lambert Will Be 'Honest' but 'Not Mean' at Grammys


January 26, 2010 03:24:56 GMT

When he's on duty on the red carpet of 52nd Annual Grammy Awards, Adam Lambert promises that he would be honest in criticizing the arriving celebrities' fashion but won't be mean about it. The "American Idol" alum who has a thing with fashion has been tapped to be the fashion correspondent of ET when the event takes place on January 31.
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Scorpions Announce They're Retiring From Music Industry

January 26, 2010 03:05:03 GMT

Legendary German rockers Scorpions are splitting up after 40 years. The "Wind of Change" hitmakers announced on their website that they have decided to walk away from the music industry while they are "on a high note."
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Taylor Momsen Feels 'Fortunate' Not Ending Up as Hannah Montana


January 26, 2010 02:48:38 GMT

Taylor Momsen is relieved she lost the role of "Hannah Montana" to Miley Cyrus - because she would have struggled to live up to the teen idol ideal. The "Gossip Girl" star was just nine years old when she and Cyrus were selected as two of the final three young actresses in the running for the Disney role.
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'The Last Airbender' Unleashes New Character Posters


January 26, 2010 02:47:12 GMT

Paramount Pictures has released two character posters for upcoming "The Last Airbender". Debuted by Yahoo! Movies, the new images feature Noah Ringer's Aang and Dev Patel's Zuko individually. The one-sheet which has the hero character on it uses sky as its background, while the other one which captures the villainous prince has fire on its background.
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CBS Renews 'How I Met Your Mother' for Season 6


January 26, 2010 02:34:48 GMT

"How I Met Your Mother" is one of the very first shows that get a guarantee from CBS to be back for another season. The Eye has just renewed the half-hour comedy series starring Neil Patrick Harris for a sixth season which is expected to be debuted this Fall.
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Andy Dick Asks People to Hear His Side of Sexual Arrest Story

January 26, 2010 02:33:21 GMT

Andy Dick is begging fans to wait to hear his "side" following his arrest on sex charges over the weekend, January 23, according to TV celebrity addiction expert Dr. Drew Pinsky. The "Road Trip" star was detained in Huntington, West Virginia in the early hours of Saturday morning, January 23 and arraigned later that day on two counts of felony sexual abuse.
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Whitney Houston Maps Out 'Nothing But Love' World Tour


January 26, 2010 02:23:51 GMT

In support of her comeback album "I Look to You", Whitney Houston is gearing up to travel across the globe for a world tour. Instead of kicking it off in the United States like many musicians do with their tour, she chooses to start it in Seoul, South Korea on February 6.
 
 
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