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February 04, 2010

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Ozzy Osbourne Pleads Fans to Pick a Name for His New Album

February 04, 2010 09:57:37 GMT

Ozzy Osbourne is calling on his fans to decide the name of his new album - after they vetoed his idea, "Soul Sucka". The Black Sabbath star's latest musical offering is set to hit shelves in June, but he decided to scrap the record's name after reading online that his followers hated it.
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Carey Mulligan Feels Awful When Being Compared to Audrey Hepburn

February 04, 2010 09:57:20 GMT

Oscar-hopeful Carey Mulligan is "embarrassed" critics are hailing her as the next Audrey Hepburn - insisting she feels like cartoon ogre "Shrek" in comparison to the screen icon. Mulligan has been nominated for a string of awards for her role in "An Education", but the 24 year old is adamant she still has a long way to go to match the "Breakfast At Tiffany" star's success - and looks.
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Jay-Z Sues Bank and Firm With $3.7 Million Hotel Lawsuit

February 04, 2010 09:50:51 GMT

Jay-Z has filed a double lawsuit against a bank and investment firm, accusing the businesses of owing him $3.7 million over his New York hotel development. The "Big Pimpin'" hitmaker - real name Shawn Carter - was set to plough money into the J Hotel, a luxury development in the Big Apple.
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Kim Cattrall: Keeping 'Sex' Story Secret Is Terrifying

February 04, 2010 09:49:12 GMT

Kim Cattrall can't wait until "Sex and the City 2" movie hits the big screen - because she's tired of keeping the script a secret. Film bosses have warned the feisty blonde and the rest of the cast, including Sarah Jessica Parker, not to reveal the highly-anticipated plot ahead of the film's May release.
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Gabourey Sidibe Asks Justin Timberlake to Be Her Oscars' Date

February 04, 2010 09:47:10 GMT

Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe wants to take Justin Timberlake to the Academy Awards - as her date. The "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire" star, who is a self-confessed NSYNC superfan, has revealed her big night at the Oscars would be perfect if Mr. "SexyBack" himself would agree to walk the red carpet with her.
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RHCP's Flea Thrilled About Joining Nathaniel Ayers' New Record

February 04, 2010 09:43:22 GMT

Red Hot Chili Peppers star Flea has realized his dream of playing with mentally ill music mastermind Nathaniel Ayers after signing up to join the classically-trained subject of the film "The Soloist" in the recording studio. The bassist joined Ayers and members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra to record tracks for the homeless maestro's debut album "Putting on Ayers".
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Vinnie Jones Snubbed 50 Cent

February 04, 2010 09:39:52 GMT

Vinnie Jones has snubbed 50 Cent's proposal to launch a chain of traditional U.K. pubs in America - because he wants to take on the project with fellow movie hardman Jason Statham. The "In da Club" hitmaker was hoping Jones would lend his expertise to help launch English pub-style diners in the U.S., saying "Vinnie would be ideal."
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Mary J. Blige to Re-Record Led Zeppelin's Classic With Supergroup

February 04, 2010 09:39:29 GMT

Mary J. Blige has formed a supergroup to re-record Led Zeppelin classic "Stairway to Heaven". The R&B star has taken over the fabled Studio A at Hollywood's Capitol Records building and recruited Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, "American Idol" judge Randy Jackson, Michael Jackson's former touring guitarist Orianthi and guitar great Steve Vai as her band to record a cover of the rock anthem.
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AC/DC's Vocalist Slams Fellow Musician for Publicizing Charity Work

February 04, 2010 09:32:56 GMT

AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has taken aim at Live Aid hero Bob Geldof for publicizing his tireless charity work. The heavy rocker, who himself supports a number of organisations, insists philanthropy isn't something celebrities should boast about.
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Jason and Molly's Wedding to Invite the Drama

February 04, 2010 09:23:11 GMT

The drama on last season's "The Bachelor" could continue in the wedding of Jason Mesnick and Molly Malaney this March. Life & Style heard from an insider that ABC takes control of their wedding guests list. The Alphabet wants a "Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" reunion even if it means Jason and Molly do not know them well.
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'The Fast and the Furious 5' Coming in 2011

February 04, 2010 09:23:10 GMT

Vin Diesel and Paul Walker are going to hit the road for the fifth time with "The Fast and the Furious" film franchise. Variety has reported that Universal Pictures is going to make another sequel of the film series with the two lead actors attached to the project which is entitled "Fast Five".
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Jill Scott Hit With Lawsuit Filed by Former Record Label

February 04, 2010 09:22:45 GMT

R&B star Jill Scott is facing a legal battle with bosses at her former record label. Lawyers for Hidden Beach have filed a breach of contract suit against the singer/actress over claims she dismissed her ex-handlers after using them to find fame.
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Sarah Jane Morris Is a New Mum

February 04, 2010 09:16:00 GMT

"Brothers & Sisters" star Sarah Jane Morris is a new mum after giving birth to a baby boy. The actress was keen to keep the baby news quiet, but her husband, rocker Ned Brower, let it slip on his Facebook page. And now Morris' publicist has confirmed the news.
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Video: Shontelle Doing Photoshoot for Her New Album

February 04, 2010 09:08:17 GMT

Shontelle promises to bring an edgy and sexy side of her in a new album "No Gravity" which was previously titled "Licky". Sporting a skimpy outfit, she recently did a photoshoot for the album with photographer Robert Ascroft.
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Jennifer Lopez Signs Up for Football Clash

February 04, 2010 09:03:10 GMT

Jennifer Lopez will be using tips she has picked up at Miami Dolphins football games when she takes part in a televised celebrity gridiron clash on the eve of the Super Bowl, February 6. The pop star and actress, who is married to Dolphins part-owner Marc Anthony, has confirmed she'll be a part of DirecTV's fourth annual Celebrity Beach Bowl in Miami, Florida on Saturday.
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Ashton Kutcher Spent His Valentine's Day in a Bar Last Year

February 04, 2010 08:49:05 GMT

Ashton Kutcher is hoping his 2010 Valentine's Day celebration is better than last year's disaster - he spent it at a bar with his wife and her ex-husband after failing to book a table in time. The actor and his wife Demi Moore agreed to spend the most romantic day of the year with Bruce Willis and his wife-to-be Emma Heming and he was put in charge of picking the restaurant where the celebrity foursome dined.
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'Criminal Minds' and 'CSI: NY' February 10 Previews

February 04, 2010 08:40:12 GMT

Serial killers are traditionally discreet in their method but not this one. Next week on "Criminal Minds", the BAU is summoned to Rhode Island to investigate a serial killer in Providence who is murdering random victims in highly visible places just to generate public fear.
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'Percy Jackson and the Olympians' Outs New Clips and Images

February 04, 2010 08:35:13 GMT

As it gets closer to its release date, "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief" keeps teasing audience through some new snippets and images. On Wednesday, February 3, MovieWeb has debuted two clips, one of which follows Percy Jackson, Annabeth Chase and Grover Underwood on their effort to get a pearl in what looks like a casino, while the other one gives a glimpse of Hades transforming into a freaky creature.
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Gabourey Sidibe Scared of Mike Tyson

February 04, 2010 08:19:21 GMT

Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe has developed a crippling fear of boxer Mike Tyson after finding herself frozen to the spot as he walked by her at a recent awards ceremony. The "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire" star, who landed her first Academy Award nomination on Tuesday, February 2, attended the Golden Globes in Hollywood in January, where Tyson was also a guest.
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John Mayer Singing 'Heart of Life' for Haiti

February 04, 2010 08:18:23 GMT

John Mayer is calling for generous people to donate for the Haitian relief effort through his "Heart of Life" song. While the track is played, several pictures of the volunteers helping the earthquake victims are flashed with a message read "every donation brings hope."
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Single Rihanna Hopes to Find Love Before Reaching 30

February 04, 2010 07:50:47 GMT

Rihanna has dismissed reports she's dating baseball star Matt Kemp, insisting she's still looking for love. The pair was first linked after the Los Angeles Dodger reportedly attended her concert in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates in December 2009.
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'Jersey Shore' Scouting Hot Clubs in Miami

February 04, 2010 07:50:10 GMT

Since New Jersey is no longer skin friendly for those who want to bare their flesh, MTV is moving "Jersey Shore" to warmer area. The network reportedly will move the shooting to Miami beaches since a letter from the producers to the owner of Miami Mynt Lounge has been obtained by TMZ.
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Kim Kardashian Granted Restraining Order Against Stalker

February 04, 2010 07:38:59 GMT

Socialite Kim Kardashian has won a permanent restraining order against a man she's accused of stalking and harassing her for months. The reality TV star took legal action against Dennis Shaun Bowman in January amid concerns he believed he was romantically involved with the beauty.
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Katie Price and Alex Reid Celebrated Wedding in Strip Club

February 04, 2010 07:33:47 GMT

Just like their quickie wedding, Katie Price and Alex Reid preferred the untraditional for their honeymoon. The celebrity pair who got married in a Las Vegas chapel on Tuesday, February 2, spent their first night in a strip club instead of a restaurant or a hotel room.
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'Paris Hilton's My New BFF' Gets Tangled in Legal Dispute

February 04, 2010 07:32:35 GMT

Paris Hilton's reality TV search for a new best friend is at the center of an $8 million legal dispute between show bosses and producers in Dubai over plans to air the program in the United Arab Emirates. Lionsgate Television executives claim producers at Union Emirates, LLC signed a written agreement to co-produce and distribute MTV's Paris Hilton's "Paris Hilton's My New BFF" in the Middle East.
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Fantasia Barrino Ended Romance for the Sake of Career

February 04, 2010 07:18:46 GMT

Fantasia Barrino ended her relationship with rapper Young Dro after realizing she'd completely neglected her career while enjoying their romance. The "American Idol" winner began dating the hip-hop star in 2007, but the couple parted ways in 2009 after Barrino decided she wanted to return to the spotlight.
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Video Premiere: AFI's 'Beautiful Thieves'

February 04, 2010 07:18:02 GMT

"Beautiful Thieves" music video from AFI has finally made its way out in full. Arriving via MTV, the video sees the band's personnel Davey Havok, Adam Carson, Hunter Burgan and Jade Puget dressed in suits. It follows them making their way to a huge mansion with beautiful ladies awaiting inside.
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Miley Cyrus' 'The Last Song' Unleashes New Stills

February 04, 2010 07:16:57 GMT

More sneak peeks at "The Last Song" have been shared through some new stills. Making its way out via Celebutopia, four of the pictures show Miley Cyrus' Ronnie alongside Liam Hemsworth's Will Blakelee, including when they are on a beach. The other images, meanwhile, feature Ronnie alongside her father, brother as well as new friend Blaze.
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Peter Andre Crying When Asked About His Kids With Katie Price

February 04, 2010 06:57:45 GMT

Australian singer Peter Andre cut short a TV interview on Wednesday, February 3 - when he broke down in tears as he discussed the possibility of "losing" his children to ex-wife Katie Price. The "Mysterious Girl" hitmaker was talking to journalist Kay Burley on Sky News in the wake of Price's shock marriage to cage fighter Alex Reid in Las Vegas on Tuesday, February 2.
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Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter IV' Is Prepared for 2011 Release

February 04, 2010 06:42:10 GMT

Lil Wayne is expected to roll out the next installment of "Tha Carter" album series soon after he gets out of the jail next year. Realizing that his jail time is getting closer, the rapper spent the past few days in the studio, making music for the forthcoming release.
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'American Idol' Road to Hollywood: Drama Queen and Teenage Heartthrob

February 04, 2010 06:39:53 GMT

"American Idol" reviewed back the past auditions in Road to Hollywood. The last audition episode revealed that there are a total of 181 people going to Hollywood. Soon the show will begin the Hollywood week where Ellen DeGeneres begins her stint as Paula Abdul's replacement.
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Slash Launches Contest to Invite Fan to Record Album With Him

February 04, 2010 06:38:56 GMT

Slash is offering fans the chance to join him in the studio - he's launched a contest which will see one lucky devotee record an album with the legendary guitarist. The musician has teamed up with Guitar Center for a competition which offers wannabe rock stars the chance to create a three-track EP with him and Guns N' Roses producer Mike Clink.
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Ringo Starr Thanks God He Finally Found Religion

February 04, 2010 06:32:43 GMT

The Beatles legend Ringo Starr has finally found religion as he prepares to turn 70 later this year - insisting he has been searching for God "since the 1960s." The drummer will celebrate the milestone birthday in July 2009, and he is adamant that after years of excess in his "Fab Four" hey-day he has finally found enlightenment.
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John Mayer Presents Devotees With Free Show

February 04, 2010 06:20:34 GMT

Rocker John Mayer treated students at the University of South Carolina to a free show on Tuesday night, February 2 - after they camped outside his rehearsal room in a bid to glimpse their idol. The musician has been in Columbia, South Carolina to practice for his upcoming world tour, and the sessions have been staked out by devotees desperate to spot the star.
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Pete Doherty Heads to Court Again

February 04, 2010 06:14:22 GMT

Troubled rocker Pete Doherty is heading back to court again - he's accused of a motoring offense following a horrific car crash involving his manager. The Babyshambles frontman has been charged with allowing Andrew Boyd to drive his car without the requisite insurance.
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Leif Garrett Faces Drug Possession Charge

February 04, 2010 05:52:58 GMT

Former teen star Leif Garrett is facing a drug possession charge following an arrest in Los Angeles on Monday morning, February 1. The singer/actor, who shot to fame at the age of 15 with his 1970s single "I Was Made for Dancin'", was busted by cops at a train station and taken into custody on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance.
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Beyonce Knowles Would Love to Duet With Lady GaGa at BRIT Awards

February 04, 2010 05:50:41 GMT

Beyonce Knowles is rumored to have desire of hitting the stage of 2010 BRIT Awards and making a collaboration with Lady GaGa. The R&B performer reportedly would love to join GaGa for "Telephone" live performance.
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Jim Sturgess' 'Heartless' Drops New Official Trailer

February 04, 2010 05:50:11 GMT

Lions Gate Films has released a fresh international trailer for horror movie "Heartless". Opened with a preview to the dangerous life in East London, the snippet ends just when the major character begins to face his real problems after signing a deal with demon. The video is an exclusive courtesy of Yahoo! Movies UK.
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Michael Jackson's Physician Not Turning Himself to Police, Rep Insists

February 04, 2010 04:58:36 GMT

A spokeswoman for Michael Jackson's personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, has shot down reports the medic will turn himself into Los Angeles authorities on Wednesday, February 3 as prosecutors prepare to file manslaughter charges against him. Murray is accused of administering a lethal dose of anesthetic drug Propofol to the King of Pop prior to his death in June 2009.
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Kerli Filming 'Tea Party' Video for 'Alice in Wonderland'

February 04, 2010 04:52:56 GMT

Kerli has started shooting a music video for her new single "Tea Party". Through three pictures taken by MTV during the preparation of the filming, it is seen that the video will match the fantastical theme of movie "Alice in Wonderland" in which the track serves as one of its anthems.
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Eminem NOT Reuniting With Ex-Wife

February 04, 2010 04:52:53 GMT

The rumor set ablaze by Star Magazine that Eminem is reuniting with ex-wife Kim Mathers has been dismissed. Kim is neither getting back to her Grammy winning former lover whom she married twice nor pregnant with his baby, as the tabloid reported on its latest cover.
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'Wanted 2' Has 'Good Script', Shooting Will Start Soon

February 04, 2010 04:45:54 GMT

Talks about "Wanted (2008)" sequel have begun since 2008, not long after the first film gained much success in box office. Though so, the project has not shown its shape yet. Met by IGN, creator of "Wanted" comic books Mark Millar has informed that the upcoming film indeed makes some progress since the script is almost ready.
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James Van Der Beek Glads He Was Not Labeled Like Kids at Today Shows

February 04, 2010 04:36:02 GMT

James Van Der Beek is glad "Dawson's Creek" was filmed in North Carolina - because the remote location saved the show's young stars from falling victim to any sex and drugs scandals. Van Der Beek and his castmates Katie Holmes, Joshua Jackson and Michelle Williams launched their careers in the teenage drama, and each of them later found success in Hollywood films.
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Heidi Montag's Mom Looks at Her Like 'Zoo Animal' Post Cosmetic Surgery

February 04, 2010 04:31:39 GMT

Heidi Montag was left "heartbroken" when she unveiled her dramatic new look to her mother - because she studied the cosmetically enhanced reality TV star like "circus freak." The star of "The Hills" shocked fans by undergoing a staggering 10 cosmetic procedures in just one day, completely transforming her face and body in a 24-hour period.
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Vienna's Reputation Is Even Worse Behind 'Bachelor'

February 04, 2010 04:28:39 GMT

Vienna Girardi's unpopularity increases as her former relative opened up to media how she spent her ex-husband's money to enhance her body. One of "The Bachelor" season 14 contestants, Vienna is disliked by most of the women in the dating competition. However, bachelor Jake Pavelka has kept her until the final four with the reason she was misunderstood by the others.
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Janet Jackson Reunites With Jermaine Dupri for New Album

February 04, 2010 03:59:25 GMT

Though Janet Jackson and Jermaine Dupri are no longer dating, they will still be spending some of their time together in the studio. The former lovers, who were revealed calling it quits in July 2009, are currently working on Janet's new studio album, producer Bryan-Michael Cox said.
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Jack Nicholson and Pierce Brosnan's Kids Pair Up in New Biopic

February 04, 2010 03:56:06 GMT

Jack Nicholson and Pierce Brosnan's offspring are following in their fathers' famous footsteps - the pair will star in a new biopic about a surfing shark-attack survivor. 19-year-old Lorraine Nicholson and 26-year-old Sean Brosnan will play the best friend and brother of teen wave-riding sensation Bethany Hamilton, who went back in the water just three weeks after a Great White bit off her arm.
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Pamela Anderson, a Candidate of 'Dancing with the Stars'

February 04, 2010 03:45:46 GMT

The cast of the upcoming "Dancing with the Stars" season is leaking and Pamela Anderson is allegedly one of them expected to grace the dance floor. The news was first brought up by Radar Online whice reported that the former "Baywatch" star has "agreed to all terms for a deal and the deal is done".
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'Avatar' Breaks 'Titanic' Domestic Record

February 04, 2010 03:36:48 GMT

"Avatar" has officially become the new king of Hollywood movie industry. According to The Hollywood Reporter, as of Wednesday, February 3, this James Cameron-directed sci-fi has collected $601.1 million from ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada, surpassing the domestic record of $600.8 million set by Cameron's 1998 movie "Titanic". Accordingly, "Avatar" has become the highest-grossing domestic box office movie ever.
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'MacGyver' Creator to Block 'MacGruber'

February 04, 2010 03:34:44 GMT

The man behind "MacGyver" is consulting lawyers in a bid to block the release of an upcoming spoof movie based on the 1980s TV series. A new film, titled "MacGruber" and starring Val Kilmer, is set to hit cinemas in April, but Lee Zlotoff, creator of the original show, alleges the parody breaches copyright laws as he retained the movie rights to his TV creation.
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Justin Bieber Explains Concept for 'Baby' Music Video

February 04, 2010 03:25:46 GMT

Justin Bieber recently opened up about what's to come from upcoming music video for his new single "Baby". Met by MTV during the filming, he said that the cameras will follow him chasing his love interest who plays hard to get.
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Kellan Lutz and Other Sexy Guys on Calvin Klein Ads

February 04, 2010 03:22:18 GMT

The final picture of Kellan Lutz posing as Calvin Klein's new model has been revealed. The "Twilight" hunk stripped down to his brief, promoting the brand's new male underwear collection, X. The ad will be launched on March 1 and reportedly would be given a 3-D treatment.
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Jennifer Aniston Discloses Her Newly Renovated Home

February 04, 2010 03:17:59 GMT

Jennifer Aniston has given fans a glimpse into her life as a Hollywood superstar by showing off her newly-renovated Beverly Hills home in a magazine spread. The actress recently finished a two-year restoration project and has been busy putting the finishing touches on her luxury house in Los Angeles.
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Lady GaGa Has Herself Tattooed as a Tribute to 'Little Monsters'

February 04, 2010 03:02:27 GMT

Lady GaGa visited a tattoo parlor on the day after the Grammy Awards to ink a new body art tribute to her loyal followers. The "Poker Face" hitmaker opened the show at the Los Angeles prize-giving on Sunday night, January 31 performing with Sir Elton John, and she went on to pick up two trophies at the prestigious ceremony.
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'Lost' Coming to an End May 23

February 04, 2010 02:57:16 GMT

Backing up Carlton Cuse and Damon Lindelof's statement during "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" about the end of "Lost", ABC President Stephen McPherson announced on Wednesday, February 3 that the last episode of season 6 will air on Sunday, May 23. The sci-fi series will wrap up in a two-hour finale starting at 8/7c.
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Matthew Good Delivers Citation to Geoff Llyod

February 04, 2010 02:42:39 GMT

Canadian rocker Matthew Good has paid tribute to his former bandmate Geoff Llyod, who died at the weekend, in late January. The bassist, who founded the Matthew Good Band with the star in the 1990s, was found dead at the end of January. The cause of death has not yet been publicly confirmed.
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Official Image of Sokka and Katara From 'Last Airbender'

February 04, 2010 02:34:57 GMT

New promotional photo from "The Last Airbender" has been released by Paramount Pictures. While the previously released posters highlight Noah Ringer's Aang and Dev Patel's Zuko, the fresh image gives a look at two other major characters, Jackson Rathbone's Sokka and Nicola Peltz's Katara.
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Lady Antebellum Score Their First No. 1 Album on Hot 200

February 04, 2010 02:34:33 GMT

Lady Antebellum take the top spot on Billboard Hot 200 with their second studio album "Need You Now", forcing last week's champ "Hope for Haiti" compilation to slip one place to No. 2. The trio's January 26 release has sold more than 481,000 copies, passing the expectation of selling around 425,000.
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Tiger Woods to Be Released From Sex Rehab Soon

February 04, 2010 02:30:37 GMT

Tiger Woods allegedly has completed his program at Gentle Path in Hattiesburg, Mississippi where he was treated for sex addiction. The golfer who is hit with multiple cheating scandal will be leaving the facility at the end of this week, picked up by his wife Elin Nordegren.